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

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Allow user to select a theme to install when they signup

Is it possible to allow a user to select which theme they would like installed from the new site signup page? And once the site is created, it obviously installs whichever theme they chose. I found ...
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Multisite, sharing content by URL

I have a network of two sites, A.example.com and B.example.com. I'd like it so that if I create a page on A with a permalink of /Widgets I can access it on B using the same relative permalink but ...
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How to display update message only to admin

How can I show the update message only to super admin in the network wordpress ? I don't want the other admins/users see the update message that shows the current version. Is there any plugin to do ...
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Pretty Link Lite Plugin on WP Multisite

I have a subdirectory install of the WP multiste and I'm trying to use the Pretty Link Lite Plugin to create shortlinks. I'm also using the MU domain mapping plugin to map each subdirectory site to a ...
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Multisite on Windows with wildcard subdomains

I want to create a local network on a Windows machine using subdomains. I do not want to edit the hosts file for each new subdomain. But Windows does not support wildcard subdomains, and the Codex ...
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How to delete post revisions?

I haven't set a limit to the number of revisions, which makes some of my post have more than 20 revisions, so how to delete these revisions? By the way, I am using WPMU and have many blogs, so how to ...
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Unable to login to new custom domain on multisite?

Background I setup WordPress Multisite a while ago. I added one on a custom domain, and more on subdomains of the main site. Since then I've added more on subdomains, and so far everything has worked ...
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Multisite, turn off “create new site”

If someone enters the wrong URL to my wordpress multisite, they get the option to create another site in the network. Why does this happen, and how do I turn it off?
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What is wrong with using add_option with Multisite instead of add_blog_option in a plugin

I'm working on a new plugin but it's my first to save which will save an option to the database. Currently I'm using add_option and I assumed that - activation would fail or - the wrong value would ...
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Two installs conflicting - Pages redirecting

I have two installs of wordpress on my server. Site 1. mysite.com Site 2. mysite.com/othersite The first wordpress install is located in mysite.com/wordpress, but is viewable at mysite.com, and the ...
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Multisite missing tmp folder error while uploading

I have a multisite setup on a server that requires me to upload to a stage server then send a "publishnow.txt" file over to send everything to the production server. This is a state agency hence the ...
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Opinions whether to go multisite VS 3 separate WP installation

I've been reading a lot of questions here regarding about multiple blogs/sites in one Wordpress installation and I've added some of them to my favorites. But I still have the urge/nerve to post this ...
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Multisite custom post type's single page 404

I have two sites in my multisite setup - domain.tld (site A) and domain.tld/lifestyle (site B). This is my first multisite attempt. I've made a widget that creates a custom post type "latest-news" ...
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How to Display Network Post Count?

Is it possible to display the total post count for all blogs in a Network? get_blog_count and get_user_count do so for blogs and users, but I can't find any methods to do so for post count.
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WordPress MultiSite Active Directory integration and site privacy

Here's the overview of the setup: I have a multisite installation of WordPress 3.4.2. I've installed the Active Directory Authentication Integration plugin ...
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Upload images from one site to another in Multisite

My multisite setup has one sort-of-admin site, where users can insert/edit posts and specify on which site they want 'em published. This is a contract requirement and cannot be changed. EDIT: Check ...
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Multiple multisite instances connecting to the same database

I like the idea of making developers connect their copies to the same database and just set WP_HOME and WP_SITEURL to configure the domain name as they like it. In this model, we don't need to keep ...
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Wildcard subdomain for the same site

Is there any way to make all requests to any subdomain load the same Wordpress website e.g. user1.example.com, user2.example.com and user3.example.com all load the same website, but with the links ...
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Wordpress with Lan and Wan Access?

Can someone suggest tutorials on how to properly set up a wordpress multisite installation that I can access from both the LAN and WAN side? I've been looking for a bit and am unable to find what i'm ...
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Can a multisite's blogs be accessible from two different sub-domains?

Quick Background: We have a single WordPress instance, with Multisite enabled, hosting three separate blogs. (blog.example.com/blog1, blog.example.com/blog2, blog.example.com/blog3). This multisite ...
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Redirect Main Site to Subsite in Multisite Wordpress

I have multi-site wordpress, I want to redirect the main site to one of the sub-site but redirection in .htacecss gives error. Is there any way to redirect a main site to its sub-site. That looks not ...
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Network Admin URL is shown to anyone before accessing a blog

I have a multisite setup and I noticed today that my security was not working properly. Each of my blogs has its own url : http://www.example1.com http://www.example2.com … My "main blog" is not ...
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Wordpress Multisite plugin delegation

I'm currently familiarising myself with the Wordpress Multisite feature, but there appears to be an option missing: If I want to install a specific plugin for one of my sites, but not for any of the ...
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why the posts queried from sql is more than those showed on the page?

i am using WordPress multisite, the issue i face is that the posts queried from sql is more than those showed on the page, the details is as follows: mysql> select count(*) from wp_137_posts where ...
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Get users registered 30 days ago(or more)

How(in wordpress multisite) can i get id of users, who signed up 30 days ago, or more? I am building free trial system for 30 days. I want to have a function, that check when user signed up, and how ...
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Wordpress Multisite - is it possible to put the main site in a subdirectory?

I am creating a site that has different language versions and the requirement from the client is that all language versions are: A different site on a Multisite setup They all have address like ...
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WP Multisite: load content from site X on site Y

I'm running a WP multisite-network on my professional website (http://mydomain.com). I'd like to play around with jQuery Mobile and deliver a different website and web experience to mobile users, so I ...
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Multisite mu-plugins site-specific directory

Is it possible to have a must-use directory within the multisite system that is specific to each individual site?
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How to disable the default WordPress redirect to non-www URLs?

I am trying to redirect all non-www to www URLs in my WordPress MultiSite install. I am using a simple .htaccess rule like this: # Redirect non-www to www: RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\. [NC] ...
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Stylesheet and JS linking error in WP multisite nested path

I have implementing the nested paths for WP multisite from the following tutorial: http://maisonbisson.com/blog/post/14052/wordpress-hacks-nested-paths-for-wpmu-blogs/ And almost 90% of the tasks are ...
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Change wordpress Multisite default site from side id 1 to side id 2

I have a multsite installation with canonical setup like site1.domain.com and site2.domain.com etc. How do I change the default root site from site 1 to site 2? I tried to change these two values in ...
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Wordpress multi-site for subdomains and different domains with one database? [duplicate]

I'm working onf a wordpress that has lots of posts. They're not in any language (they are either just images or addresses) but I want to make my site available in other languages (for wordpress texts) ...
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Settings API in Multisite - Missing update message

When I use the settings API in a multisite installation and the options page sits at the network level, posting the options to options.php does not work, because the administration page sits at ...
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Domain Mapping for Wordpress MU and https redirection - How to?

Ok, here is my setup. I have a Wordpress MU site setup which uses domain mapping. The root of the site is greatwhitehosting.com.au. Any other site I add using domain mapping works fine and all sites ...
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Merging multiple wp_query objects

I have the code below for a multisite install. It works fine, but I need to merge each WP_Query loop object from each multisite together for use in another template with the WordPress loop. Is this ...
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Adding new sites to Multisite won't register in Dashboard

I am having a real issue here that I can't seem to find an answer to. I am using Plesk, and have setup a new subscription. I have all of the proper settings, using FastCGI, ownership of files, etc. On ...
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Canonical Resource URLs Across a Multisite Network 2012?

This question was asked back in 2010 @ Outputting Canonical Resource URLs Across a Multisite Network? WordPress MU Domain Mapping @ Wordpress.org Since many things have changed since then, I was ...
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Identical members roles on all sites in a multisite

In a multisite system I need editorial accounts with custom rights. Therefore I have chosen the members plugin. As I do have lots of sites, creating and synching the roles for all sites becomes quite ...
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Multisites - Select homepage based on location

Would it be possible to have index.php of domain.com to be a dropdown to choose the homepage based on whether the user is in city x or city y? I'd then like a cookie to be set that remembered the ...
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Multisite Login Issues

I'm trying to set up Wordpress Multisite properly and I've got all the sites up, but only the primary domain's wp-admin can be accessed. I've seen various fixes for it but they only cause bigger ...
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how to migrate wpmu from one host to the other?

this issus is different fromm How to migrate wordpress users from one blog to another since i am using WPMU, i have backup the database, and then import it to the other host, also i have changed the ...
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Wrong theme being activated

I have two installations of Wordpress in Network mode. In one network, when I change a theme of any one of my network websites, one particular network website has it's theme changed to the same theme ...
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Should multi-language site using multi-site architecture have default language in base site?

I am setting up a multi-language site using wordpress multi-site and wanted some feedback on the best approach/best practice. I will have the following languages: en, sa, de, ru. en is default. ...
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Is the W3 Total Cache plugin a good choice for WordPress MultiSite? [closed]

I heard that many people had issues with W3 Total Cache on a WordPress MultiSite install. And then I see this on the plugin page: Compatible up to: 3.2.1 Last Updated: 2011-8-26 Seeing that ...
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Google Docs Viewer have problem in MultiSite sub-blogs

An example file: http://twentyeleven.korkmaz.biz/files/2012/09/example.docx and here is same file but direct url without ms-files.php: ...
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Delete sites in wordpress multisite (not suspend)

When you delete a site in your wordpress network, it apear like suspend: For delete a site, user have to click a link that wp send to his email, when he checked the site be suspended, but it ...
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iis6 multisite and permissions

For testing mobile themes and other reasons, I am trying to use an existing server with wordpress setup as multisite. The root site is not in inetpub/wwwroot but rather on another partition and that ...
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How to show different sub sites based on Member's user name In word press?

I have created a web site for a company with lots of sub sites using multisites in word press. These sub sites are password protected and those are for different clients. Lets say for an example :- ...
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Is it possible to import a wordpress backup from a single site in to a multi-site configuration?

I have a local development server with WordPress installed (my desktop Linux Mint 12 box). I'd like to use multi-site WordPress to manage my different client projects through one install, but I have a ...
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Custom Post Type, WP_Query and 'orderby'

I do have a custom post type with the following setup: $supports = array( 'title' , 'editor' , 'thumbnail' , 'revisions' , 'page-attributes' ); $args = array( 'hierarchical' ...