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

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new site admin not able to browse categories in wordpress multisite

I am working on wordpress multisite. The site i am working on was coded by someone else and made lots of changes in admin. He also made changes in the capabilities and roles. I created an user and a ...
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Best architecture for multiple websites

Im currently administering close to 20 separate wordpress installs and now Im at the point where I need to work out a plan going forward. As a sole operator, I just haven't had the chance to invest in ...
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How can I hide certain sidebars from some users?

I'm working in wordpress multi site, but this question is relevant for regular use in wordpress. How can I hide certain sidebars from certain user groups (e.g. editors or admins) ? I have already ...
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wp-signup.php redirected to register.php

I have worpdress 3.4 multisite subdirectory set-up. (eg: example.com\username) I also have a buddypress installation installed as a secondary blog.(eg: example.com/community) ...
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Changing Multisite themes on mass

I want to start a new theme for my Multsite install instead of simply modifying the current theme. The problem is I have a lot of sites running on Multsite so it would be a little painful to change ...
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Multisite WPLANG won't save

I have a multisite workpress install (v 3.3.2). I'm trying to save the WPLANG field but nothing happens. I get the confirmation message "Site options updated", but the field is still blank. And ...
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3 blogs on one site with the same header menu?

Person X has default SITE with an integral blog. Person X also has SITE 2 with Blog 2 and also SITE 3 with Blog 3. Is it possible to have on the DEFAULT SITE HEADER MENU something like this: HOME ...
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Migrating WPMS from apache to IIS7 causes Database Error

// Be sure to read the updates at the bottom I have a large multisite installation hosted on XAMPP on an XP 2003 server and am trying to move it from XAMPP/Apache to a new Windows 2008 server with ...
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Admin permission for creating blogs in multisite

How can I do that ? I have some blogs and anyone can register and build a new blog . I'd like to limit them just to visit and comment not to build a new blog unless I allow them .
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How to display users with posts published between two dates (Sorted by Post-Count) [Multisite]

I'm trying to make a list of users who have published posts within two given dates. My attempts using WP_User_query just work for one blog ID and takes time to load because it runs through a lot of ...
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How to show only blog-domain instead of the whole permalink in the loop

I wanna show the blog URL instead of the whole post URL in my loop. The reason is that I use Wordpress multiblog with sitewide tags, so on my front-page of the main blog I'm showing the 10 last ...
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possible to combine sites that have lots of content, into multisite?

i run 3 wordpress sites. they are each on different installations. i don't really want to combine them right now because i'm not very proficient technically, with wordpress, but i might want to ...
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“Master” Wordpress Multisite - Database Sync

I've had an idea in my head about creating a Wordpress Multisite environment that would have Plugins along with them that would not only have "default" settings, but be able to update each blog's ...
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Suspicious mesage appears instead of images

My installation is of Multisite setup . when I upload an image and try to view it, getting a message 'go home baby!!' instead of image Actually the specific sub-site is also mapped with a custom ...
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How to enable site wide BuddyPress members in multisite? [closed]

I have installed buddypress and mu wordpress. I want make users, groups and activities to work sitewide. Each site will have groups which can't be accessed by other sites. Each site have site specific ...
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ReWrite rule for files of a previously standalone blog moved to network

A moved a standalone wordpress install to be one of a network, but the possibility to access the uploaded files with the same URL is need to be kept. I'm trying to get the following rewrite rule to ...
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Will these plugins work with wp multisite?

I just created my first network of sites with wordpress and I was installing plugins, I installed these: Platinium SEO Pack (http://techblissonline.com/platinum-seo-pack/) TubePress ...
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Migrating static site to multisite with multiple domains and subdomains

ok, here's an overview as this is a bit of a tall order:) i need to migrate our entire site into wp. right now we're just using wp for a blog page (installed in subfolder w/ subdomain), and all other ...
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How to autologin users after creating a new site (multisite)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: User registration then auto login I am trying to create a fully customized multiuser site! And i want users automatically login to their site after site creation... ...
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Share DB tables between two blogs on the same WP Multisite installation

Is it possible for two separate blogs running on the same multisite installation to share tables in the database? By default, Wordpress adds the blog ID to the table prefix for all of the associated ...
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How can we set up a solid test site with Network mode (sub-domains) enabled? [closed]

Update: I came by a reasonable alternative to the approach explained below, instead using a GIT repo and a WordPress Multisite plugin: Deploymint: a staging and deployment system for WordPress. ...
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User Signup in Multisite - Need Plugin or Advice

I'm trying to make some modifications to a wordpress multisite and i could use some help from someone more experienced. I want to restrict the acces to my blogs unless the user has an account. In ...
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Create a page for a theme only

I am in the process of creating a wordpress mobile theme for one of my wpmu networks. I have created 2 + pages that show our other sites and a custom login form. Right now i have labeled them ...
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404 redirecting to home [closed]

I have a multisite network, and my theme has a custom 404.php. On all the child sites this 404 handler is being correctly used, but on the primary site all 404s go back to the home page without ...
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'Remote Login' with MultiSite Domain Mapping still forcing users to login to all blogs individually?

I'm having trouble with the 'Remote Login' option of MultiSite domain mapping. I have a local dev install which allows me to swap between network blogs without needing to login to each blog ...
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Multisite installation on an existing single installation

How to create a blog in a sibling directory of an already installed WordPress directory? The domain is example.com and there is an existing installation in blog directory and the root directory at ...
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Network-Wide Plugin Settings Management

I'm using Wordpress 3.1.2, and have three blogs in a wordpress network. I would like to change some settings for a specific plugin, but have the changes applied to all the blogs on the network. I ...
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wordpress multisite… collect all posts on main blog - exclude category?

hey guys, I'm using the sitewide tags Multisite plugin on my wordpress setup. I'm collecting all blogposts of multiple subblogs on my mainblog. Any idea how I could manage to exclude a certain ...
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Will WP work on a multi-server environment? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Load Balanced WP with single server admin access I am planning to install wordpress in a multi-server environment. 2 load balancers/front end servers with a database ...
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in network setup super admin has the tinyMCE buttons and the regular admin has not

in mine network setup, the super admin has the ability to see the tinyMCE editing buttons in the option page, but when i switch to a regular adimin, i can see only the HTML editing buttons (the "rich ...
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Uploaded images not displaying in network site

I have a network of sites and have recently added another site. When I upload an image it uploads to the correct directory but is showing a broken image link when viewed within the library or on the ...
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Create subpages in default Wordpress menu

I've got this code below working to create a default menu. I was wondering how I would create sub-items/subpages... // Check if the menu exists $menu_exists = wp_get_nav_menu_object('Main Menu'); ...
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Disable domain redirect

Desired behavior: http://www.situationware.com should stay at www.situationware.com, no registration required. Currently wordpress is automatically redirecting to the Amazon hostname ...
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How to move a WordPress multisite?

I have a WP multisite installation like this: www.mysite.com www.mysite.com/anothersite Now, I'd like to move www.mysite.com/anothersite to be www.mysite.com. Is it possible?
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Multiple WP Sites Same Server - Share WP Base?

I have seen similar questions but none with a definitive answer. I host dozens of WP sites on a cloud server (all latest version) however this causes a lot of unnecessary backup activity. I am not a ...
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Is WordPress MultiSite secure & how much can it scale? [closed]

Great info on How to Scale Wordpress and more info on Wordpress Web Hosting. Still, I am left with questions. Creating a project that for the sake of argument we will call a blog network. A user ...
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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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What is difference between blog id and site id?

The going through the mu functions source I come across references to two different ids for sub-blogs - site id and blog ids. In what context is each used?
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Multisite database upgrade SSL error

I have upgraded my Multisite setup WordPress to 3.6.1. And after that, when I do Network Upgrade > Database Upgrade it's showing: Warning! Problem updating http://www.example.com/site1. Your ...
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How do I find where the current value of the option 'registration' in the SQL database?

I am trying to understand what the following line from wp-signup.php does: $active_signup = get_site_option( 'registration' ); I can see from the following documentation: ...
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How to check main blog in a multisite using if statement?

I want to create one extra table filed if it is multisite's main blog (While plugin activation). I mean like this if (main blog) { execute this sql; } else { execute this sql } PS: This is ...
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Does WordPress MultiSite use separate MySql databases?

I ask because I cannot find the options from a plug-in I created on my second blog. Adding this plug-in to the main site and the options show up. I am confused because there is a column in ...
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Disable Outbound Web Requests

I've setup wordpress on AWS. I want to reduce as much network traffic as possible. What services/jobs do I need to disable in Wordpress?
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how to invoke wordpress API from other existing PHP system

We have our own php system, now we want to have a blog function. Because wordpress are widely used, so we decided to use it. And now I want to invoke wordpress's function , for example wp_insert_user ...
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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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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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One WordPress install for main site at domain.com and blog at blog.domain.com?

I asked this before over at the WordPress forums some time ago, before WP3 with MU was released and I think it's relevant that I ask it again, here instead, cause of WP3. Basically I want to have my ...
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Multisite, can't see sub blogs

Based on advice I got from another question, I created a development copy of a multisite installation I've inherited inside of a Vagrant VM. On a test site as described here... I get an error ...
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Is there an advantage of using multisite if I have multiple WordPress websites for myself?

I have multiple WordPress websites, they all have their own domain and are standalone. Is there an advantage of using multisite? Or is my current setup good?
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How do you update a network option value in the DB via a hook

I am trying to update the value of an option in the DB for all sites within my multisite, but no success here is the code, been pulling my hair out for the last 2 hours: function ...