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

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How make a wordpress MU with subdomains on a pointer domain with direct admin?

I have a domein domain.com that domain is hosted with an another firm. therefore i make a pointer (domain.otherdomain.com) until the website is ready. The domain.com has sub domains sub1.domain.com ...
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Multisite new sites not found(404), main site still works

I followed wordpress guide to install multisite. My main site (mydomain.com) works well, my multisite is based on subdirectory i.e., (mydomain.com/test/), however it doesn't load at all (404 error). ...
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Post and Page Inheritance to subsites in a WordPress Network

I have to develop a multi-country, multi-lingual website. One country may have multiple languages. I have setup a WordPress Network and created subsites for each country like following. abc.com/ > ...
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Configuring multi-site with domain mapping

We have a client that runs 15 or so e-commerce and brochureware sites for his customers. What they want to do is add a WordPress blog to each of these sites, for example: www.site1.com/blog ...
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Subdomain login problems

Tonight I installed a clean copy of WordPress on my local machine, with the intent of trying to set up a subdomain multisite installation. (I've got lots of experience using subdirectories, but this ...
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latest 5 posts using switch_to_blog loop

im sure i must be doing something wrong and would really appreciate a little help. I am trying to loop through all of my Sub Dir "Multisite" blogs using switch_to_blog, below: global $wpdb, ...
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Add additional Network constants to wp-config.php dynamically

When starting with a fresh Network install, the first step is a single site install that has one additional line in the wp-config.php file: define( 'WP_ALLOW_MULTISITE', true ); After that we have ...
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Auto creation of multisite blog on user registration

I'm looking for a way to have users register on a multisite setup and have a blog automatically created for them... no, not the way the standard ms registration system handles it. I want to get rid of ...
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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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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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web.config breaks the themes for sub-directory multisite

We are converting a single wordpress site to a sub-directory network but we can't find any web.config that works correctly. We can never get the theme to work, not even on the root (/) site, as soon ...
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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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Get site owner meta to show publically on front end in multisite? using “user meta shortcodes” plugin

I've searched all over for a fix and have had no luck. Im using the "User Meta Shortcodes" plugin to display user meta. The plugin works fine, the problem is that it doesnt output the meta info from ...
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Multiple Domains For WordPress MultiSite Subdirectories

How can I use example.com and example1.com for all WordPress multisite subdirectories? For example if a user navigated to example1.com/site/ they would see the same site as if someone navigated to ...
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Separate wp_user based on blog / site at WP Multisite?

I used Woocommerce 2.1.7 installed at WP Multi User Version 3.9 I have 2 sites under WPMU, let's say site1.example.com --> admin_site1 site2.example.com --> admin_site2 Problem #1 After shop ...
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Add existing user to blog Multisite when e-mail exists

I'm trying to add an existing user to a blog if he fills in an existing email. The registration fields are set up with Gravity Forms. I've tried the following: add_filter('gform_email', ...
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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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Download Manager in a Multisite setup

I'm currently running a Wordpress Multisite (Network) and need a solution for a download manager. The specific requirement is that there should only be one file repository/db table that is used by all ...
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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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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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How to make a theme unable to be used on a multisite network?

I have run across a WordPress theme that the developers intentionally set to not be usable on a multisite network. The theme was installed on my single site and then when I configured it to be a ...
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Multisite add existing user to site per site register

I've set up a few sites in a multisite network. On every site there are register fields: Username and E-mail. If a user registers on site A he is registered as a global user on the network. So far so ...
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Adding an existing subfolder site to a fresh multisite in the root, would it cause a problem?

I have a 5 years old subfolder site example.com/us and I have nothing in the root site example.com. Now I want to setup a multisite in the root site to create a network, then I want to add the ...
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Plugin's Ajax request not working in multisite

I have setup multisite in wordpress for a client, and developed a plugin which was already working fine in single wp installation. I have given the some option to customize the plugin to all the ...
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Sysc the content and pages between two WordPress install?

I've some questions about Sysc the content and pages between two WordPress install we just build a site: Example.com.au and we need to sync all product pages (and some other pages) to dealer sites , ...
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Creating new blog on multisite programatically without hacks?

I'm attempting to create a new blog ( on localhost testing ) and I can't seem to find a straightforward way to do it. It appears this is not fully supported yet, but I want to make sure. This is ...
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Sharing a database amongst multiple local installs/connect to multiple databases?

My team is looking to improve our Wordpress Theme development workflow, and one of the main concerns is battle-testing our themes with all forms of data in all possible environments. For the most part ...
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What is the Multisite way to handle user_register when adding a new user from $SUBSITE/wp-admin/user-new.php? 3.9.1

I am integrating with an external authentication server using the user_register action. We manually create users via the admin panel and do not allow self registration. Now I need to handle a similar ...
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Split a Multisite Into Single WordPress Websites

I am using wordpress export/import feature to slpit a multi site into single wordpress site. It is exported all the post but not extract the user. How can I export the user. Thanks, Alex
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Run multiple domains under 1 wordpress instance

I have a question. I am trying to set up two domains under one wordpress instance. For instance, I have a wordpress site on www.site1.com I have another domain called www.site2.com. Now, I want to ...
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Make a user administrator to a sub directory site and a contributor to main site in multisite network

I have a multisite network. The main site displays news. The sub directory sites have administrators and I call them subsite admin. If the subsite admin wants to post to the main site, I want them 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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multisite: global menu containing network site links?

Can I create one single menu that appears on every page within the network and contains every site and page that exists within the network? I'm talking about the following structure: Main Site ...
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How to recover deleted site in Wordpress Multisite?

I went to Network Admin > Sites > clicked on a site and changed the site url for a child site. Now that site is gone altogether and I cannot get it back. What can I do now?
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Get users from all/specific blog by user_role and current_user role

Something I've needed and think a fair few people might need as well is: getting users from all or a specific blog based on the user_role's of the accounts they wish to see, while also differentiating ...
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Determining the compatibility of Settings API & Multisite

New to this forum so forgive any protocol infringements on my part and feel free to criticize so in the future I don't again. Down to the nitty gritty. I'm working on a project and am very new to ...
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Parse shortcodes from another site in WP Multisite

I'm retrieving a list of posts from various sites in a multisite installation using the following method: $posts = lc_main_eh_posts(); foreach ( $posts as $post ) { setup_postdata($post); ...
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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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Shared upload folder in wordpress multisite

I have a wordpress multisite, where I would like all the images uploaded through the main site (mysite.com) to be accessible to sub1.mysite.com and sub2.mysite.com. All the images should be in one ...
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Custom pages on all multisite network, to NOT show in wp-admin at all

I have a Wordpress Multisite that I would like to create additional pages for all of the sites in my network. These pages will not show up in the list of pages that are editable by the site admin in ...
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Getting latest posts from network [duplicate]

I'm using example from here to get latest posts from the WP network: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2011/11/17/wordpress-multisite-practical-functions-methods/ The function: function ...
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Wordpress MU - Creating a site takes ages

I have 2 dedicated servers. I have Wordpress MU on both. When I try to create a site WP MU 1 on server 1 does it in 3-5 seconds WP MU 2 on server 2 does it in 45-50 seconds What can cause this ...
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How to automate wordpress installation in subdomain

How can I automate the installation of wordpress in a subdomain? Example: Upon registration user1 would get automatically wordpress on user1.domain.com. Then, upon registration user2 would get his ...
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Dynamically populate an ACF custom field (radio) in a WP Multisite

I'm trying to populate an Advanced Custom Fields' radio field pulling out the data from a custom post type located in the main blog of a multisite install. For a better understanding I made this ...
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WordPress (3.9.1) MultiSite Permissions. Is chown the answer?

The situation: I'm working on a WordPress MultiSite for a charity. They have a Dedicated Apache Server running multiple Domain Names (Accounts). I preparation for Development & Production, which ...
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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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How can I write a rewrite rule to appear to move a multisite?

As we concluded in my question about trying to change the url of a multisite the simplest solution might be to add a rewrite rule, since it is infact only the end result that I'm concerned about here. ...
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Changed sub-site to its own domain trigger 302 redirects for all page links

Below, I'm calling the development site mainsite.com (containing the WPMS install) and the domain that will point to a Norwegian sub-site of mainsite.com, I call launchsite.no. A Norwegian sub-site ...
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Trying to change the url of a new site

I installed Wordpress a year ago and have been using it as a single user quite contentedly. Recently I was asked if I could let someone else setup a blog under my site. Multisite was the answer and ...
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Clean way to initialize plugin in newly-added site when plugin has been network activated?

I've been working on migrating one of my plugins to support multisite installs and am attempting to figure out the cleanest way to handle the following series of events: Plugin is Network Activated ...