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

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Different Custom Post Types for each Network site

I have a WP Network of two sites to use the Multilingual Press plugin ("Site-A" and "Site-B"). They both have a Custom Post Type, say "CPT-A", which I registered manually in functions.php. How do I ...
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How to protect specific uploaded files from being accessed by non-logged-in users in WP-multisite

I have a question that I thought the below thread would provide the answer to, but things in WP have changed so it doesn't quite do it, although it helped my understanding of things. How to protect ...
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What is a Network Activated Plugin Exactly?

I am a bit confused on the concept of an Active Plugin and a Network Activated Plugin I am running WP 4.0 in a multisite setting. At this time I have 6 different domains in my "network". In reading ...
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How can i define the order of blogs in a multisite network manually (like pages)?

I created some blogs in a multisite network but now i need the possibility to control the order of those blogs. There is a list of all blogs on the main page and it is ordered by blog id by default, ...
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Multisite - One user allowed access to all sites?

I am creating a multisite environment where each site is a classroom blog in the same school. Is it possible to create one parent user with access to all sites? That way parents don't have to keep ...
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Inconsistent handling of /wp-login/ & /wp-login.php

I have a few separate WordPress MultiSite (WPMS) installations that I've been using for testing. In most instances except for the current test, I can access /wp-login/, /admin/, /wp-admin/, but on the ...
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How to Redirect login User with Mapped Domiain Primary blog Url to Original Sub-site Url

I have the following code which redirects a user of a multi-site to their respective sub-site based on their primary blog url when they log in from the main site. add_filter('login_redirect', ...
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Wordpress multisite change language

I want to change site language through cookies. As I have multisite, so define('WPLANG') is not working in wp-config.php. So I added hook to filter "locale". But still not working... What to do ? ...
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Obtaining user table for one site on multisite set up

I'm trying to select only users that are registered for a specific site on my multisite set up and see that the table for the users has collected everyone that is on the network. Is there away I can ...
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Display site administrator's id by current blog id inside link

I need to add current subsite admin id on the end of the ref link. For example 1.example.com site admin id is 4 - the link displayed on 1.example.com should look like http://example.com/?ref=4 The ...
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Can I use two different domain names with wordpress multsite network

I am currently running a DV server with MediaTemple and would like to have my domains: abc.com and cba.com mapped to the subdomains I set up with the WP network one.mydomain.com and two.mydomain.com. ...
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Is it possible for a child-site of a multisite to be a multisite itself?

I have a multisite with a sub-directories structure like this: HQ-domain/site1/ HQ-domain/site2/ HQ-domain/site3/ etc. and I am trying to find a way to get a sub-directories structure like this: ...
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Multisite wordpress config on multidomain

I have to create multisite on wordpress network. maindomain.com its base for all, but it only crossroad for users. Links from maindomain.com redirect to domain1.com, domain2.com and domain3.com for ...
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URL for images folder on Multisite

I am developing a theme locally on a local multisite installation and trying to change the default gravitar with the following function: function custom_gravitar ($avatar_defaults) { $myavatar = ...
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Is this a job for WP MultiSite with domain mapping plugin?

I'm helping some folks convert an apartment management company's website from a custom CMS to Wordpress. We're pretty far along in the process and I just need to figure out how to get this request to ...
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Uninstalling plugins across all sites

I apologize for the weakness of my search-fu if this has been answered already. I'm in the process of cleaning up and updating an aging multisite installation. One step in this is to identify and ...
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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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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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How to get correct URLs in network wide menu (Multisite)?

I'm using this function to switch to my main website's navigation and display it on all sub sites in my multisite network. Ideally the links should have the following format: ...
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Removing Mutlisite lines stop DB connection

I'm trying to revert my mutlisite to a single site and following a guide it recommends removing the following /*define( 'MULTISITE', true );*/ define( 'MULTISITE', false ); define( ...
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Wordpress stuck in deleting user

We’ve run into an issue with our WP Multisite where we cannot delete user accounts. The URL i keep getting is: http://example.com/wp-admin/network/users.php?action=dodelete It should look something ...
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Acivate all themes multisite wide automatically

I have a multi-site running locally. And it annoys me that I have to activate themes individually until I can use them on the sites. I am super admin, what is the reason WordPress handles plugins ...
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How Can I Automatically Post Wordpress Posts to 2 Domains

I am setting up a travel website on both a .com and .uk domain using wordpress. I want to be able to share the posts across two domains, i.e. publish a post on domain.com and have it appear on ...
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InfiiniteWP and WP Networks (multisite)

We have two servers. One that has individual, stand-alone WP installs. The second server has an instance of WP multisite (networks). We're looking to combine these two platforms on a new, beefier VM ...
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Multiple domains issue

we have a wordpress site that has been blocked in some countries in Middle East. so we bought a new domain and pointed it to the same root folder. the homepage is showing with the new domain but all ...
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Wordpress multisite subdirectory redirect infinite loop issue

Any time I create a new site on my multisite install, I get an infinite loop redirect when navigating to that site's admin. I'm using the default htaccess supplied by WP for my subdirectory install. ...
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Restrict Capability of Administrator to Create, Edit and Delete Pages in Multisite

In my multisite installation, I need to restrict administrators from being able to create, edit, and delete pages. That is, I need all pages to be created/edited/deleted by superadmins while ...
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Multisite sub-directories IIS 7.5 change media/uploads location

I am running WP 3.8.1 Multisite. Sub-directories is configured. I have 10 sub-directory sites and 1 primary site. WordPress is running on a Windows 2008 R2 datacenter 64bit server with IIS 7.5. I have ...
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Wordpress multisite in subdirectory, not root, and remove base folder from url

I might be misreading but I can't find a solution to the following need: I want to install WordPress in a subfolder of my www directory, let's say www/wp. I then want to add two blogs to the multisite ...
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Multisite: How to define and limit a Custom Post Type to specific sites?

I have 2 sites on a Multisite network: A) Primary.com B) Secondary.com The primary site has a custom post type called, "primary_site_employees." I do not want the Secondary site to have access to ...
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WordPress Multisite logout conflict

I have a WordPress Multisite setup with several sub sites. I am having an issue when logging out of one of the sub sites that leaves the user logged into the main site which was the entry point or ...
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Subdomain multisite gives 404 on sub sites

I used a one click install to install wordpress and then converted it into a sub domain multisite. I have made the required changes to the wp-config and htaccess file. The main site example.com works ...
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Move Multiple WP Installs on a single domain to WP Multisite

I have a domain with 18 WP Sites installed on it - all under different directories domain.com/site1 domain.com/site2 domain.com/site3 I want to try and get all of the sites migrated to a single WP ...
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Why doesn't wpmu_new_user work from a plugin when it does from theme?

So here's a simple test function that should send an email (just want to get it working first before I work on other functionality) when a new user is created on the multisite installation. The email ...
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API for creating blogs on Multisite?

Is there some API or plugin that allows for creation of sites on a multisite install? Jetpack doesn't seem to allow it, and the xml rpc doesn't seem to support multisite. Is there something I can use ...
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Renaming admin user on multisite install by MySQL

As part of a general tightening of security, I want to change the name of the admin user on my multisite install to something less commonly used. This user is admin on all five sites in the network ...
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Removing “Sub-menus” from My Sites Drop-down in Admin Bar

How does one remove the "sub-menu" that appears to the right of each site listed in the My Sites drop down from the admin bar? That is, I want to have a list of My Sites without the Dashboard/New ...
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Custom table naming/access convention for multisite: $table_prefix vs base_prefix or other?

After WP3.8.1 upgraded, two plugins I made for my networks both stopped working. Each runs on a separate multisite install. I posted the error report on the Wordpress form: ...
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SEO implications of assigning a new domain to a multisite subdomain [closed]

I run Wordpress in Network mode (subdomain), and I have built up a good page rank for one of my subdomain sites. If I register a proper domain name for my network subdomain site, and use the domain ...
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Widget not displaying in WMPU sites

I'm modifying a theme for a WPMU install, and I've hit a wall. In order to display a text widget in a specified area, I'm using: $args = array( 'before_widget' => '<ul ...
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Multisite, domain mapping and SSL?

I have been doing alot of research and everything on the subject seems to be one of areas where everyone is finding some sort of different solution. I am setting up a network something like ...
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Updated to version 3.8 and Admin pages are very slow. How to diagnose problem? [closed]

I manage a large multi site Wordpress installation with about 300 hundred users and blogs. The server is blocked from making internet requests, so I have defined a proxy service in wp-config.php ( ...
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Selectively update themes in WordPress multisite

I have been running a WordPress multisite installation for a few years, and every time WordPress releases an update (from x.y.z to x.y or x.y.z to x.y.z) there is always a chance that one of the ...
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How can I add custom meta on signup page and pass along to be used after blog activation?

I am trying to customize a signup process for our MultiSite Network I need to be able to assign levels based on a choice at signup. My thought is to add a field (hidden or otherwise) that holds the ...
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Wordpress Multisite - Create Default Post and New Category On New Site Install

I've looked around quite a bit, but couldn't find help with creating a new, initial blog post and new category (or renaming the default category) once a new sub-domain has been installed. I've added ...
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MU/Subdomains + Domain Mapping + SSL?

I use a wordpress multisite (subdomain setup + MU Domain Mapping). mainsite.com sub1.mainsite.com = sub1.net sub2.mainsite.com = sub2.net sub3.mainsite.com = sub3.com I want to use the ssl in one ...
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Multisite install on subdomain w/ subdomains change siteURL

I have a multisite installed on a subdomain and I am trying to make the process of duplicating sites more straight forward. Currently when it is duplicated you must delve into the settings to manually ...
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How to split existing blog into Wordpress Multisites without breaking links?

I am going to split an existing Wordpress blog with a lot of posts in different languages into multisites which get all posts of one language each. The multisites will be available under different ...
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Make uploads live outside of the WP folder

I'm working on a template that basically sets up WP in the following manner: / /wp /content/plugins /content/themes /media Using the /media folder to store and serve uploads on single-site ...
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How to create multisite roles with predefined themes

I am using the multisite feature to allow users to have there own mini-blog within the main install. I have managed to get the register user/site page working, but I was wondering if there is a way ...