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

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multisite: global menu containing network site links?

Can I create one single menu that appears on every page within the network and contains every site and page that exists within the network? I'm talking about the following structure: Main Site ...
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WordPress (3.9.1) MultiSite Permissions. Is chown the answer?

The situation: I'm working on a WordPress MultiSite for a charity. They have a Dedicated Apache Server running multiple Domain Names (Accounts). I preparation for Development & Production, which ...
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How can I write a rewrite rule to appear to move a multisite?

As we concluded in my question about trying to change the url of a multisite the simplest solution might be to add a rewrite rule, since it is infact only the end result that I'm concerned about here. ...
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Trying to change the url of a new site

I installed Wordpress a year ago and have been using it as a single user quite contentedly. Recently I was asked if I could let someone else setup a blog under my site. Multisite was the answer and ...
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Changed sub-site to its own domain trigger 302 redirects for all page links

Below, I'm calling the development site mainsite.com (containing the WPMS install) and the domain that will point to a Norwegian sub-site of mainsite.com, I call launchsite.no. A Norwegian sub-site ...
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Clean way to initialize plugin in newly-added site when plugin has been network activated?

I've been working on migrating one of my plugins to support multisite installs and am attempting to figure out the cleanest way to handle the following series of events: Plugin is Network Activated ...
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How does a modified theme show correctly in a Multisite Install?

Using WordPress 3.9.1, I have installed the Pinzolo Theme and modified it. After installing a multisite, my second site uses the Pinzolo theme also, but all the modifications I made in the first ...
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List all sites in multisite

I want to list all sites in the multi site network in alphabetical order? Right now, the code lists by registered date <?php // Query for getting blogs $blogs = $wpdb->get_results( ...
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How to setup LDAP authentication with WP multisite

I would like to set up my WP multisite install so that it will authenticate with our LDAP server. I had this working using the WPMU LDAP authentication plugin, but it no longer appears to be working ...
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WordPress multisite custom query pagination issue

I have a site with a query to grab by a particular category. The current site is also running a multisite system. Before upgrading to 3.9 this query worked fine, but after updating to wp 3.9 & ...
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Forward and mask a WordPress website

I have a WordPress website hosted on GoDaddy on this domain: theaccountantmalta.com, we've set up a Parked Domain so that the domain used is theaccountant.org.mt. I've asked GoDaddy if it's possible ...
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Multisite Widget/Content

I'm using WordPress multisite and need to display content across all subsites in the sidebar. This is a network of 50+ sites so updating all 50+ sidebars with this content every few days is not ...
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Translate custom taxonomy terms

I got one problem about translating taxonomy terms. Situation: I have multisite instalation with many sites in different languages. I am using broadcast plugin that broadcast some post types and ...
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Multisite and plugins options

I need more information about get_site_option(), update_site_option() and add_site_option(). In codex they say it's the same as single install except that in multisite, it returns the network-wide ...
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Cannot add edit themes and add plugins after multisite update

After updating a multisite installation to WP 3.8, when in the My Sites Dashboard, hovering over "Themes" or "Plugins", no submenu pops out. There are however submenus popping out of "Sites", "Users", ...
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add_rewrite_rule not registering on Multisite

I have a multisite install of WordPress. I have installed the plugin Monkeyman Rewrite Analyzer so I can see all the rules I have registered. The code below is how I am registering the rule: ...
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get_option( 'home' ) not returning value in database

I am using multisite (subfolders) and have several subsites on it. All have been working fine with no problems however one subsite is now not returning the correct value with get_option( 'home' ) for ...
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Aliasing a subdomain on a wordpress network

I have a subdomain network install with the primary at http://test.domain.com. One of the sub-sites exists at http://sub.test.domain.com. I'd like to be able to access that sub at ...
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How to publish some default pages in Multisite creation?

In multi site environment, I need to publish some pages by default while creating a new site , is this possible?
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Separate wp_user based on blog / site at WP Multisite?

I used Woocommerce 2.1.7 installed at WP Multi User Version 3.9 I have 2 sites under WPMU, let's say site1.example.com --> admin_site1 site2.example.com --> admin_site2 Problem #1 After shop ...
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How can I demonstrate themes well?

How can I demo Wordpress themes well? I'd like to avoid any undo labour or inefficiency. Perhaps one Wordpress for links to different themes (example.com/themes), and each link goes to a second ...
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Multisite wp-admin goes to blank screen after forwarding URL

i have wordpress multisite setup on my LAMP here at home (static ip address) Using my ip in any browser it seems to work flawlessly (i have four subdirectory network sites running on it) This evening ...
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Multisite sub-site dashboard redirects to /wp-admin/

I have successfully set up WordPress Multisite on a linux server. I'm able to add sites using Super Admin. When I go to Dashboard > Sites, I see the following: Site 1 - The main Multisite website ...
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How to get posts from network blog

So I have function that gets posts with URL(id) (ajax stuff). It works but now I would like also fetch posts from other blogs in my network. I'm baffled how can I achieve this? Do I have to know the ...
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Each User has a Personal Blog

Is there a way for a website running Wordpress to have users register, and then each user have their own, personalized blog or page which others can see, or should I use another engine for this, and ...
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Performance disadvantge of second installation instead multisite feature?

Is there any (performance-)disadvantage when I run two installations of wordpress instead of using the multisite feature? My question refers only to the difference of multisite / two installations. ...
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Querying Posts by Taxonomy From Alternate Network Site

I have 5 Network sites in my WordPress multisite setup. One of which is the "primary website", which the rest of the other network sites will be retrieving data from. I am currently using ...
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Plugin on all site except primary one

I'm using Wordpress multisite on a SAAS project and I want to create a plugin which deals with my custom post types. I want them to be accessible on all sites except on the main site. Do I have to ...
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Error establishing a database connection - Multi-site with subsite don't exisit [duplicate]

I have a multi site setup to which I have placed define( 'NOBLOGREDIRECT', 'http://www.example.com' ); In the wp-config.php file However when I visit a site which dose not exist (e.g. ...
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Multisite - create new site with precreated pages, menu etc

I'm developing a site, where users will be creating their own sub-sites. On new site creation, I would need to prefill it with some Pages, Menu settings etc. Is there an easy way to do this, any ...
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Using Same User Database on Subdomain

How can I create a subdomain that uses the same database as the main domain? For example, I have mywebsite.com which has my main WordPress installation. I also want, say, subdomain.mywebsite.com ...
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Is there a way to run upgrade.php for one blog?

I just ran the auto update to verion 3.9 today, but am having problems with the "Network Update". I seem to have a firewall or network problem with this error : Your server may not be able to ...
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4th Network Site Database Errors?

4th site created but not available in the admin menu or the my sites screen. So the my sites screen /wp-admin/my-sites.php only shows three, not the 4th. The My Sites menu at the top also only shows ...
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date_i18n() issue

I'm trying to use date_i18n() to display a localised date in my theme. <?php echo date_i18n( 'F j, Y', strtotime( get_the_time( "Y-m-d" ) ) ); ?> However, this always returns the English ...
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Moved my site to new host now getting 404

I just moved my wordpress multisite to a new host and all the pages expect the homepage keep getting the follower error Not Found The requested URL was not found on this server. Additionally, a 404 ...
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Subsites in Multisite installation throwing 404 error on wp-admin in IIS 7

Running into an issue where sub sites of a multisite (fresh installation of 3.9 and no plugins or themes) are throwing 404 error when trying to access the wp-admin section of the sub site. It is ...
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rewrite url for a single custom post on a multisite [duplicate]

I have a custom post type named 'itineraries' and its slug is being rewritten to 'destination' My urls to a single itinerary post look like this: /destination/%post-name%/ I have a custom taxonomy ...
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WPMU widget use sitewide

I'm using a widget on a site with the blogid 1. But I want to use the same widget with the content from blogid 1 in all of the other sites. Is there a way to reuse this widget? I tried the ...
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Jetpack Blog Subscriptions on Multisite [closed]

I am using Jetpack on Multisite. When I connect with WordPress, it note the MultiSite Blog Address, and uses this when a user subscribes to get emails for any posts from the site. Subscriber get ...
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Can't view network plugins.php or upgrade-core.php on multisite

I have a network with 5 or 6 sites. In the network admin panel I can see all pages except the /wp-admin/network/plugins.php page and the /wp-admin/network/upgrade-core.php page. Both of those files ...
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Network created blogs URL

I'm building a blog network where people can register their blogs. As default if my domain is domain.com and if user creates a blog, the URL will be domain.com/mynewblog/ Now I would like that all ...
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wp-cli is not working properly. No response from commands

I am trying to make a copy of a live site on a test server. I installed wp-cli and wp-cli sometimes works and sometimes doesn't. When it doesn't work, it just returns nothing. Not one character of ...
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Add custom text color WordPress 3.9 TinyMCE 4 Visual editor

I had a code snippet which would help me to add some custom color to the visual editor text color dropdown along with the default colors. I'm pasting the snippet below. function change_mce_options( ...
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Using $wpdb Class to Pull Recent Comments Across a Network

Been looking for a clean and simple way to produce comments from across a network using the $wpdb database class. I did find this answer, which has been protected, and is four years old. I wrapped ...
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3.9 breaks multisite

I just updated to 3.9 and all my sites are now the main (first) site on the network. If I go to a subsite admin page the url will say that I am on my subsite but I am actually on the admin for the ...
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how to enable plugin menu on subsite of wordpress MU [closed]

My problem is I already have one MU site and I want to give my user access to enable or disable there network enable plugin. Like the default appearance menu. Please guide me
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Trying to create site-wide Active Directory sync with Multisite

we have a multisite server running, and we've got the Active Directory Integration plugin running. It works great individually, but each time I create a new site I have to manually activate plugin and ...
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How can I disable/hide certain themes in multisite?

How can I disable/hide certain themes in multisite? I only want certain themes to be used for now.
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Automatically Share Posts Across Wordpress Multisite

I've read through variations of this question, and seen a few plugin suggestions, but haven't been able to get anything to work. Basically I have a multisite network set up and working. The set up ...
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Issue with Custom Roles in Multisite

So I've been going through hell with Custom Roles. I will try to be as descriptive as possible, to highlight my issue. Before anyone mentions it - I would like to avoid using a plugin, since that, to ...