Running multiple sites with one installation and one central management. Also known as network and WPMU.

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Generate aggregated feed from member blogs

I currently manage a multisite installation with 7 member blogs. We need to produce a combined RSS feed of news from all 7. Currently we use Feedwordpress to syndicate 6 blogs into blog number 7. This ...
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Specific upload folder for PDFs in custom Post type in WP multisite

I need to filter uploads to a specific folder for a custom-post type called "document" only for PDFs. So far, I have: function custom_upload_directory( $args ) { $base_directory = ...
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Wordpress MU wp_posts table

We have wordpress MU and have wp_*_posts tables and wp_posts table. They both seem to get updated. Why are there 2 sets of tables for posts? I was reading somewhere that each blog is suppose to keep ...
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wordpress multisite dashboard link in admin bar

I have created a wordpress multisite setup. The main site shows post from all child sites now the problem is i have used switch_to_blog to change the blogs but because of that the admin bar shows link ...
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WP Multisite - How to create a custom “router” for blog prefixes?

I'm trying to create a custom route for a WP Mutlisite network. If you're familiar with WPMS, you know that the db tables for each blog on the network begin with something like {prefix}_2_. Normally, ...
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How to add a menu that belongs to parent blog to all child-blogs?

I want to add a menu that belongs to parent multisite blog to all child-blogs. I need the menu displayed in all child-blogs, I mean the same menu on all multisites blogs. How I can do that?
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WP & Server Speed [Teacher Question]

I'm a teacher and have used multisite WP for two years now as a resource for completing assignments. This spring semester, I have the most students that I've had on my site (30). Prior to this ...
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Accessing multiple sites via FTP

I've installed wordpress MU, and established a different site in my domain/dev/sitename -- but I want to then install a theme on that site, and edit it directly. However, my FTP only shows the main ...
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Perform action on WPMU blog deletion

Hi guys :) I know there is the wpmu_new_blog action hook which enables us to perform an action when a new WPMU blog is created. Is there something similar to this which enables us to perform an action ...
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Sort by site/blog column in Multisite

I use WordPress Multisite and made a plugin that adds columns with some data. My code is based on this WP Engineer article. The key function in WordPress Multisite is manage_sites_custom_column. And ...
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WordPress Multisite - get_plugin_data()

I use WordPress Multisite. I have multiple sites with plugins installed. I can successfully get a list of the plugin paths with the option value active_plugins from each site. I can not get ...
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How to Force WWW. in Domain With WordPress MU Domain Mapping Plugin?

I created a thread (How to make www. and no www. Go to same site, for all sites?) in the support forums for the WordPress plugin: WordPress MU Domain Mapping. Everything is fine and dandy. I have a ...
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Cannot login to admin panel in multisite install if subdomain is added to hosts file

This is my case.I created a multi-site installation where users can register and be provided with a subdomain. As of this time, the administrator has not yet enable the creation of sub-domains in the ...
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Multisite plugin development and wp_enqueue_script

I have a plugin I'm developing. It works fine on a single site version of WordPress. It installs on a multisite version of WordPress, it appears to work on the admin pages, but when the plugin ...
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Troubleshooting a “You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page” error

I have a multisite installation running WP 3.5. My main site and a few other blogs on the network work fine. However, if I register a new user and site, that user gets the "You do not have sufficient ...
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Is there any central control/access panel for several WordPress sites?

We have many WordPress sites on different hosts with different domain names. Is there any solution for accessing all posts and settings with a central management tool? It's been very hard for us ...
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Listing of all site options in dashboard

I know that I can visit /wp-admin/options.php on a single install (or on a sub-site on a multisite install), and it will give me a formatted list of all of the options in the site's {prefix}opitions ...
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Adding capabilities to super admins

I'm developing a plugin that uses custom capabilities. Some of those capabilities need to be added to all users who are super admins. Currently, I'm using this code: $supers = get_super_admins(); ...
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WordPress Multisite Multiple child theme

I have a mulisite setup and I am using one theme for multiple sites in it and each site have a custom layout and design. So for that I need to create a child-theme. But I don't know how to create ...
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Converting a theme to a child theme in a network

I'm converting a few themes to children of another theme. I want the themes to have the same name as before, and I'd like the change to be transparent to the users of my blog network. When I replace ...
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How to manage multiple domain with different languages on each domain with single wordpress installation?

I need to manage multiple domain with different content on each domain. For each domain I need to manage content in different languages. I found we can use WordPress MU Domain Mapping to manage ...
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WordPress Multisite Dilemma!

We are running our main domain as a WordPress install from past 3 years and were adding sub-domains as seperate WordPress installs. With the time, we thought that it would be a better idea to have our ...
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Members area with externally-managed htaccess / htpasswd authentication?

I am looking at the feasibility of converting a client's site from countless hand-built web pages to a WordPress installation. The challenge is that we have a free area and a members-only area. The ...
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Multisite development environment

I have a domain-based multisite with domain mapping. Until now I've been developing locally with my hosts file setup to handle all sites through localhost a flag in my wp-config.php, indicating ...
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Retrieving data from specific multisite blog

I have a custom-built website which pulls data from WordPress. I've included wp-blog-header.php in my page and it is all set, I can get my posts, featured image, titles, anything I want, wherever I ...
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Uninstall script for a plugin in Multisite

I've just realized that the traditional uninstall.php file along a plugin is not working in Multisite. if ( !defined( 'WP_UNINSTALL_PLUGIN' ) ) exit(); delete_option( 'plugin_option_name' ); ...
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Where are available Roles Defined in the wp_ database?

I got on the list to test a private beta of a plugin I'm using on a multisite network. The plugin authors have code in there to add a custom role. They have a bug that removes the ability to give a ...
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Common login for websites belonging in different networks

Is there a tool to connect the databases of 2 sites sitting on separate networks with one login allowing them to share a common user base? I have searched around, but I unable to find a clear answer ...
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WP MU: Using pages from main site in other sites’ menus

Is it possible to use pages created on the main site in other sites’ menus? For example it would be excellent if all pages from the main page not only appear in the Custom menu section of the main ...
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How to structure Multisite sites into categories?

When using WordPress Multisite with many sites, it would be nice to store them into categories. Site categories that is, not post categories. Maybe there is a way to use some kind of site meta / ...
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Multisite blog converting categories to subdomains

Having http://site.com/category/xyz = http://xyz.site.com/ I would like to move the content from each category to its equivalent subdomain blog, so that when I will access http://site.com/new-post/, ...
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Changing subdir multisite install to subdir core directory structure

Now that WordPress 3.5 is supposed to work with core files in subdirectory, I decided to move my local development setup (subdirectory multisite) to that configuration. Fast forward and what I have ...
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How can I fix this code [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Stackoverflow type of badge plugin giving warnings in Wordpress 3.5 I'm getting an error on my site that says: Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called ...
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“Upgrade Network” error: stuck with SSL certificate verification

When trying to update one Network/MU install, I got the following error. Warning! Problem updating https://subdomain-A.example.com. Your server may not be able to connect to sites running on it. ...
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How to check if image is already stored in a site's post database? (network)

I currently have configured Wordpress so that a post can be copied to other sites within a Wordpress network. However, a post may be broadcast more than once, and I want to check if the image is ...
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Custom PHP-coding in MU installs

I have a WPMU install with a couple of sites on it. I'd like to add some subdirectories that are not wordpress blog pages but do contain working PHP code. They do not use any of wordpress's ...
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Multisite configuration fails with css/js files

I have installed Wordpress using multisite + path (as opposed to subdomain). Seems to work, except JS/CSS files are not loaded. my conf: <Directory "/var/www/pages"> Options All ...
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On Multisite: Loop to Show First Four Images of Recent Posts Across Network

I would like to display the first four images from posts across a WordPress network. In Otto's image gallery tutorial he recommended using the following to get images from recent posts. Query ...
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Get image paths from RSS feeds

I'm displaying the content from one wordpress blog page on my server onto a different wordpress blog on the same server. Apparently the only way is through RSS feed. The images don't show up. I ...
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Issue with Multisite and SSL

I have a multisite with subdirectories and an SSL. I cjanged the options tables for the main site and one subsite, but the ssl is only registering for the main site. I even checked the "Update siteurl ...
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Cannot see dropdown shortcut to site dashboard in WordPress network why?

As per title and following screenshot
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WPMU on MySQL limited to 1GB of space?

My MySQL databases are limited to 1024MB per 1 database but WPMU websites need to exceed that... Is there any way to make WPMU go and use database_2 when database_1 is already close to 1024MB? I can ...
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Turn off ms-files.php after network setup

I have a multisite that was setup on WordPress 3.4. That means that uploads for sub-sites are stored in wp-content/blogs.dir/{blog_id}/files and are served through ms-files.php. In WordPress 3.5, ...
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How can I install WordPress as blog provider , stable?

can I make a Blog Provider like Wordpress.com? Which features and Plugin exist in wordperss.com but we cant have them in our clone site of WordPress free source?
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Using same directory for storing all uploaded images on a Wordpress network

I currently use a Wordpress network in order to run a number of sites, which all use the same template, plugins and images. As posts appear on a multiple sites, it makes sense to only upload images to ...
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HTTP Error when uploading images over specific dimensions

Hello I have a reseller account with one wp 3.5 multisite on a shared hosting. Suddenly I can't upload photos after some random dimensions(It uploads the small sized ones just fine, but it has ...
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Moving a WP Multisite to a subdirectory

Firstly, I've read a number of posts on this process. However, for various reasons, the process remains difficult to implement or troubleshoot for lack of even abstracted examples, or maybe too ...
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Error 404 on Network Admin and others

I have a multisite fresh install in my domain. Subfolder setup. Network Admin on the upper right menu has this link http://example.com/wp-admin/network/ and returns a 404 error. Other links like 'Add ...
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Using one media library for a multisite network with Wordpress 3.5 media library

I'm currently looking to modify Wordpress so that it always uses the primary site for images. I am achieving this using: function use_main_blog_library() { echo "<script>alert('is ...
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multisite: use a virtual subfolder for subblogs

For our school, we use a wordpress network. The main domain gives access to general information and sub-sites are specific projects managed by students. I would like that all sub-sites have their url ...