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

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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

Hello experts, I nead 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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...