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

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Wordpress Multisite local: wp-login.php refreshes on login Chrome Browser

I just set up Wordpress Multisite on my local machine following this tutorial. When I try to login to the admin using Google Chrome, the page just refreshes. I've tried Firefox, and I'm able to login ...
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Redirecting non www to www ONLY for domain, subdomain without www

How to set htaccess to such examples in a Wordpress Multisite: domain.com - redirect to - www.domain.com sudomain.domain.com - no redirect I have a Error 310 (net::ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS) when my ...
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Nginx Multisite redirects (incorrectly) on Chrome IE and Mobile, but works (correctly) on Firefox

I'm having an issue that I can't find anybody else talking about anywhere. I have a wordpress multisite setup utilizing sub-directories. It's running on Debian Squeeze, and it's powered by nginx, php ...
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Is there anything special required to make a plugin work in a multisite environment?

I've been developing plugins for about a year now, but not having any experience with multisite environments, whenever a question comes up that is specific to that environment I'm generally stumped. ...
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How do you disable account activation in WPMU and then log the user in right away?

Is there a way to disable account activation for WPMU then log the user in and redirect them to another page? I am running on WPMU with BuddyPress.
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Set static page/post from another blog on same network

I have a multisite project and have a small problem with static front page/post. In general i am looking for a way to choose a static page/post out of the whole network on my main blog. Now i'm not ...
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Where does multisite store image uploads?

Where are images stored in multisite. I looked in uploads but there's nothing there.
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Set up Network Locally on a Flash Drive

I've previously used WAMP for developing WordPress themes locally using a WordPress Network using sub domains. Having to set it all up again every time I want to develop on a new computer is a pain, ...
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WordPress Multisite platform for different city for single db

I have One WordPress Multisite installation. myplatform.com (Main platform) have custom post list for different city say city1, city2 & city3. Now What I want is on city1.myplatform.com (city1 ...
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Some widgets on Multisite not showing up in template for particular theme

I have a load of custom widgets that all look pretty much the same. I have a multisite blog with 3 blogs. The widgets are configured individually to show up on all 3 blogs with their own settings in ...
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Where are the files that control the multisite user dashboard?

In multisite where are the files that control the dashboard for the multisite user admin? Also where are the files for the normal, standard, wordpress admin dashboard? I want to tweak the mu user ...
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Help with multisite redirect issues using Cherokee OR solid nginx config?

A little background: We've decided to abandon Apache because it can't keep up with the demand we're putting on it. We have a cron script that will create a new post about once every 3 or 4 seconds ...
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Install multisite wordpress on a subdomain and map to top level domains

I am going to be setting up a network of sites using WPMU and the WordPress MU Domain Mapping plugin. The idea is to install WP on sub.maindomain.com and use that as my network site. I will be ...
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Multisite Independent User Base

I run a multisite blog farms with all blogs having a consistent functionalities (theme and plugins and some basic content), but independent from each other in terms of user database. I would like to ...
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Multisite plugin hiding on specific blogs

Is it possible to hide plugins on a per blog basis in WordPress multisite? I would like not to have plugins available on certain blogs.
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restore_current_blog() vs switch_to_blog()

After every instance of switch_to_blog() you should call restore_current_blog() to restore the current (actually, previous) blog. But if you're looping through two or more blogs and calling ...
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Transfer comments from one domain to another

We have two domains with separate WP installs, it's not a multisite network. We would like to send or transfer comments from domain A to domain B so domain B handles all moderation because we'd like ...
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Global Parent theme for all sites

I have 15 different wordpress sites installed on my server. They are independent installations , not multisite. I have developed a parent theme and copied it in all sites. Now whenever I have to make ...
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Run A Function When A New Site Is Created In Wordpress Using Multisite

i am currently developing a multi-site plug-in for word press.. i need to Run A Function When A New Site Is Created In Wordpress Using Multi-site
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Permalinks in Multisite not working

I'm using a subdomain multisite and I receive a 404 when trying to visit posts. The main domain works, but the permalinks aren't working. When I use the default permalinks, they work, but when I use ...
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using 1 form shortcode (si or cf7) for all multisite sites [closed]

I have a network with more than 50 sites. I want to create one contact form (which means one shortcode) using contact form 7 or fast secure contact form. Then, I want to use that shortcode on all the ...
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Different functions file for each site in multisite installation?

I'm trying to create two (for now) sites in multisite WP installation that use same theme, but require somewhat different functionality i.e homepage has a bit different layout and there will be some ...
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Multisite 404 on pages - rewrite error breaks database

After updating my reading settings on my multisites, I get 404 errors on all my pages. The only way to fix the issue is by reverting the database to previous version, that is the only way it can be ...
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WP Nav menu append to url

Using wp_nav_menu() , how can I append a value at end of each URL? For example, I have the following url: http://www.example.com/ but I have to append a language parameter at the end, so the url ...
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Shared Content but “Updatable” Through the Main Site

I have been doing quite a lot of research the past week, and have not been able to find a solid answer that fixes my problem. So, I decided to come here to ask to see if anyone knows of how to help ...
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MP4 upload ok, but HTTP500 if I update the file (multisite)

I am trying to make available a mp4 video of ~500Mb but my connection is too slow to do this at home. To achieve this, I uploaded the video via ssh from school then i used the wordpress media manager ...
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Stop WordPress Entirely and Run My Own Code

I have a site that must be deployed in a WP Multisite environment but none of the code in the site uses WordPress at all. How can I intercept WordPress, perhaps at 'init', and tell it to stop doing ...
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Continuous Login Sessions For Super Admins Across Multi-Site Network of Sites

I've looked around on WPSE, and WordPress.org and Google. Can't seem to find much information on this topic. Is it possible to enable continuous login sessions across all WordPress Multi-Site linked ...
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How to disable Multisite sign-up page?

If we try to access a non-existant Multisite site, e.g., http://site1.example.com or http://example.com/site1/, we are redirected to http://example.com/wp-signup.php?new=site1. How to block this and ...
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Why does the My Site dropdown show only a single domain?

I ran a Network Update today from Network -> Update Network, and since then all the sites, and all the links to sites within my Admin area reference the same domain. The domain it uses is relative to ...
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Wordpress multisite htaccess

I set up Wordpress as a multisite and as part of the steps, it gave some instruction to update and replace the .htaccess file. Wordpress instructed me to replace the htaccess with this: ...
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Display All Non-Used Plugins

My company currently has a multisite of about 20 sites, and growing every day. We're trying to go through the plugins and set standards. IE, forms use plugin X. However, we have not found a single way ...
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Error uploading files bigger than 58 MB

For uploading files bigger than 58meg I get HTTP error. or IO error when using media uploader or 500 Internal Server Error when using browser uploader in WordPress v3.5.1 Multisite . It seems to get ...
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How to edit wp-signup.php content using plugin

I need your help as I got some issue with wp-signup.php page which I try to resolve but I am not able to do it. Issue is as follows, I want to replace the text 'Get your own %s account in seconds' ...
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What is the best way to build a network of WP sites that share the same membership area?

I have a potential client who wants to build a network of 20 or 30 sites that all use the same membership area. In addition, an account set up on one site will get the user into any of the sites in ...
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Single Multisite Signup Page [closed]

I'm trying to turn the WordPress multsite signup page into a one step process instead of two. I'm wanting people to choose their username, email, password and a confirmation of their password, along ...
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Dashboard blocker on network multisite for specific user roles

I have used this function below for a while now on normal WordPress installs. It simply blocks users with specific user roles, and redirects them to the home page of the site. function ...
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Restrict users on multisite WordPress install

I have a series of sites that I maintain as part of a WordPress multisite install. I'd like to be able to create users accounts that are restricted to viewing only a single one of these sites. Is ...
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How to run Two Wordpress blogs with different themes and with single database and same content

How do you run two Wordpress blogs with different themes using one database where the content remains the same in both sites? The issue that I am getting is at the Domain mapping in both blogs.
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Updated multisite locally [closed]

I manually updated multisite locally with 3.5.1 but now all my subsisites in "My Sites" link to the root site even though if I type the domains directly they work.
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Wordpress multi user registration sites

For one of our customers we are currently creating a (mobile) news app which include the blogs of their WP multisite. We made an REST connection between the DB but are stuck at the following problem: ...
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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 ...