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

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Renaming admin user on multisite install by MySQL

As part of a general tightening of security, I want to change the name of the admin user on my multisite install to something less commonly used. This user is admin on all five sites in the network ...
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Custom plugin breaks css.php on Multisite

I got a strange problem on a Multisite Install I run. Everything works perfectly fine (Domain Mapping, Caching, whatever functions and Plugins I use, both forced and chooseable). To enhance the ...
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Removing “Sub-menus” from My Sites Drop-down in Admin Bar

How does one remove the "sub-menu" that appears to the right of each site listed in the My Sites drop down from the admin bar? That is, I want to have a list of My Sites without the Dashboard/New ...
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language theme and multisite

i have a problem i can't solve, i made a theme with two languages support, italian as standard and english using the .po and .mo files (located in the /lang/ folder inside the theme), everything works ...
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How to migrate subsite from dev multisite to production multisite

I'm looking for the best and most secure way to develop locally a numbers of subsite using multisite and moving them to the production environment when they are ready. I've already migrated the full ...
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Multisite - big hosting package or several hosting packages?

When I want to create a mutlisite on which I can create mutliple sub-sites with different domain names, do I have to buy a hosting package for each of these sub-sites or can I just link the domain ...
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Wordpress 3.8.1 Multisite blog slug problem

Just installed Wordpress 3.8.1 multisite but can't remove the /blog/ slug. I've tried all suggestions for older versions of Wordpress (including the solutions to the question posted on this site 6 ...
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How to disable style filtering in post?

I need to put HTML code directly in post. It works, except for some css attributes : background-image position Every time a "editor" or "admin" user try to type those attributes in a style ...
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How to individually set WP_DEBUG on a sub-directory multisite?

According to this question, it's possible to turn on/off WP_DEBUG for specific sites on a multisite. Is it possible to do this with a sub-directory multisite?
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Custom table naming/access convention for multisite: $table_prefix vs base_prefix or other?

After WP3.8.1 upgraded, two plugins I made for my networks both stopped working. Each runs on a separate multisite install. I posted the error report on the Wordpress form: ...
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Redirect & permalink problems after moving multisite to a new server

I just moved my subdomain multisite to a new server and I'm having some trouble with permalinks & redirects. One difference post-move is that I have moved core WP files into it's own directory ...
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Moving a remote Wordpress multisite installation to local

I hope someone here can point me to some good resources to start moving my Wordpress multisite installation (already running for a year) to my local environment. A lot of the tutorials out there are ...
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Is there a way to have wordpress 301 versus 302 urls by default?

Sorry if this is a duplicate but I didn't find my answer in "Questions that already have your answer". Currently on my site if I visit an old URL link or if I outright make up a URL like ...
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image path error in wordpress multisite

I have a WordPress multisite and I can upload and display images in the main site, but not in the others. When I upload an image, it doesn't show any error, but the image doesn`t display, like when a ...
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One Domain, Two Installs of WordPress

I'm looking into an upcoming project of a redesign of an existing website. The plan is to install one single installation of WordPress at domain.com. The admin area will be locked down and accessible ...
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Multi-site get_bloginfo('stylesheet_directory') referring to sub-folder

I am using multi-site instance, but want each site to use the same themes throughout. When I reference get_bloginfo('stylesheet_directory'); I was expecting: ...
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Is this a good case for Multisite?

Okay, I'm sort of new to Multisite and I've seen a few cases that state one should use it, and similarly one shouldn't use it. I suppose I'm trying to figure out what's a Best Case scenario. I run ...
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Help on setting up correct path for sites in multisite-setup

I have a multisite installation and I have the following sites: Root(site path: /) Root English(site path: /en) About(site path:/about) *About English(site path: /en/about) * The problem is ...
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Multisite - Echo admins profile meta

I'm having a problem with echoing the admin's profile meta in a custom post type template. It used to work, but for some reason it's not working anymore. I'm not aware of any changes made that would ...
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Deleting sites and users automatically in multisite

I am trying to create a scheduled delete of sites and their users in WordPress multisite. The code I made is successful in deleting the sites but not the users, can anyone offer a fix? <?php ...
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Multisite redirecting wrong when without WWW

Our Multisite WordPress installation has 3 subdomains: www.website.com www.website.com/en/ www.website.com/es/ But when some URL without WWW is typed, the user is always redirected to ...
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Redirect extra url to Multisite in folder

I have a multisite that uses subfolders (for instance domainname.com/mysite). I would like to have this site also available through for instance domainname.com/mysite2. Is there a way to do this ...
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Is there a hook or a function for multisite blog deactivate or delete?

Is there a way to detect if a blog was deleted, deactivated or archived within a Multisite installation ? Something that will be the opposite of wpmu_new_blog I've search google, wasn't much help. ...
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add_rewrite_rule not working in Wordpress Multisite

I need to rewrite urls on a Wordpress Network/Multisite, so I wrote a plugin that does it for me. This plugin works perfectly when using on a Single Wordpress site that does not make use of the ...
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Pull Custom /wp-admin/css for Non-Admin in Multisite

Here's a problem I'm sure many would like to find an answer to... In a multi-site install, sometimes I would like blog owners to have their dashboard display differently style-wise. These styles are ...
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SEO implications of assigning a new domain to a multisite subdomain

I run Wordpress in Network mode (subdomain), and I have built up a good page rank for one of my subdomain sites. If I register a proper domain name for my network subdomain site, and use the domain ...
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How can I create blog specific database table in multisite?

I am creating a plugin, that supposed to work on WP multisite yesterday. I've installed WP multisite on my server. While testing I found out that register_activation_hook created 1 table on the main ...
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How properly delete only one site (blog) from the Network in WordPress Multisite (WPMU)

I have a Network with ~30 sites. And I need to delete only one of them. Could you please tell me how should I delete properly only one site from the Network WordPress Multisite (WPMU)? Because when ...
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WordPress multi-site, developing locally and syncing live changes

I've been working on a local version of a WP multi-site. Since I have been doing this, some of the live sites have been updated with new content. I was wondering if there was a better process to ...
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Multisite: Redirect to appropriate domain if subdomain doesn't exist

I have a multisite with domains: site1.com, site2.com, site3.com, etc. where site.com is the "home domain" of the multisite. As of now there is two issues I am trying to solve at the same time. If I ...
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Multi site sub directories 404

I've set up my .htaccess and wp-config as advised by WP (3.8). The issue is that when I browse to the sub-sites ( i have /testing set up at the moment ) I get 404.Nothing shows in the errors. My host ...
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How to put a Custom Folder under one sub-site of Multisite WP?

I have a multisite wordpress and i'm now trying to have a custom directory under 1 of the sites of the multisite. Example: http://apple.example.com http://banana.example.com/myfolder ...
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Wordpress network vs Separate installs

I am contemplating hosting all my client sites on one wordpress network. So far I've been installing a new wordpress installation for every site. Is it a good idea (compared to standalone ...
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How to change a user role after registering in multisite?

New users who create their own blog in WP Multisite get administrator privilages after registration. However, I don't want them to have so many privilages. I know there is a way to change their role ...
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Add access control origin header information across multisite

I want to add the below snippet to my wordpress installation. <?php header("Access-Control-Allow-Origin: *");?> I don't want to add it in every template header as there are many of them and I ...
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Problem in viewing recent posts from network site to main site

I have created a website in wordpress damiracle.com where there I already made a Blog Page. But the client wants to host the blog in a subdomain blog.damiracle.com and with different theme. So I made ...
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Widget not displaying in WMPU sites

I'm modifying a theme for a WPMU install, and I've hit a wall. In order to display a text widget in a specified area, I'm using: $args = array( 'before_widget' => '<ul ...
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Multisite move server giving redirect loop

I'm currently trying to move my site dreamdoors.co.uk to my new server. Everything is 100% working and fine on the old server but when I move it to the new server I get "This webpage has a redirect ...
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Multisite, domain mapping and SSL?

I have been doing alot of research and everything on the subject seems to be one of areas where everyone is finding some sort of different solution. I am setting up a network something like ...
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Using custom post types WordPress network

Working on a project I am setting up a WordPress network containing sites/blogs for small shops. I would like to use 2 custom post types in the following way: A location post type; The blog admin can ...
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Hiding media uploaded by other users in wordpress multisite?

I am using WordPress Multisite and want to hide media which others have uploaded. Like if X User of that site has uploaded any media in the site, Y User should not be able to see or access this from ...
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Updated to version 3.8 and Admin pages are very slow. How to diagnose problem? [closed]

I manage a large multi site Wordpress installation with about 300 hundred users and blogs. The server is blocked from making internet requests, so I have defined a proxy service in wp-config.php ( ...
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Moving a Wordpress Multisite site to a new install

Is it possible to move a WP site from one network to another? I have a Wordpress multisite and I'd like to take one of the sites and move it into a new multisite installation.
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Selectively update themes in WordPress multisite

I have been running a WordPress multisite installation for a few years, and every time WordPress releases an update (from x.y.z to x.y or x.y.z to x.y.z) there is always a chance that one of the ...
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How does adding custom meta to signup form work?

Following along with the answer posted here, How to add Custom Blog Options to new blog setup form? I am attempting to understand why the custom meta is added to the options table for the blog as ...
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WPMU Hook for archive or deactivate blog?

I am trying to automatically clear the blog's cache when it is Archived (or Deactivated is fine) in a Multisite install. This is useful for anyone using a caching program like WP Super Cache as an ...
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How can I add custom meta on signup page and pass along to be used after blog activation?

I am trying to customize a signup process for our MultiSite Network I need to be able to assign levels based on a choice at signup. My thought is to add a field (hidden or otherwise) that holds the ...
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Installing multisite on domain with existing subdirectory wordpress installations

I have a domain that already has a number of wordpress installations in existing subdirectories. I would like to activate wordpress multisite to manage so new subdirectory installations with a new ...
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Can I just copy and duplicate a WordPress installation?

I have a virtual server at Strato with Plesk 11 installed. There I got offered to install WordPress and created a blog. All fine. It has created a "/wordpress" folder on my server's httpdocs ...
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Wordpress Multisite - Create Default Post and New Category On New Site Install

I've looked around quite a bit, but couldn't find help with creating a new, initial blog post and new category (or renaming the default category) once a new sub-domain has been installed. I've added ...