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

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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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How to enable Admins to Install Plugins [duplicate]

I am running a multisite network on the latest version of WP. I am the Super Admin. I setup a user as "Administrator" on a site in the network. The Admin User can see plugins but cannot install them (...
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How to enable Admins to see Plugins

I am running a multisite network on the latest version of WP. I am the Super Admin. I setup a user as "Administrator" on a site in the network. The Admin User cannot see the plugins menu. I ...
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Can I use WP Multi-site on a sub-domain with a different theme but use all the original site's posts/pages?

I've been reading a lot about multi-sites but am still not 100% sure on this. My use case scenario is that I have an original WP site which relies heavily on a lot of data in a custom post type. ...
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Sharing the wp-content folder over different Wordpress multisite installs

I have four different Wordpress multisite installs which I would like to keep separate for good reasons, but I would be happy if I could share at least some of wp-content. Is there a clean way to get ...
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Any ways to paginate wp_get_sites() results

I'm using wp_get_sites() to get a list of my multisite blogs, no issues at all, but the number of sites in my network is relatively large, about 1700 and growing, so I need a method to paginate those ...
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Woocommerce persistent cart on multisite

I am trying to make a global cart plugin for woocommerce. I want to use the details stored by woocommerce in the persistent cart since it is stored as a user meta and user tables are shared across a ...
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how to set up multiple blogs on makeblog.org domain

I am wondering how I can setup multiple WordPress blogs on the same domain? Let's say I want to setup my WordPress site on my main site makeblog.org. But I also want to setup a Drupal powered site ...
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Comment reporting for Multisite

I'm trying out the two comment reporting plugins that I know about in a multisite installation. AJAX Report Comments Safe Report Comments Both don't work - various javascript errors and (I assume) ...
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How can I trust switch_to_blog()?

When I call switch_to_blog() with a blog id, I don’t know whether that blog actually exists. The function returns always TRUE. Test case: switch_to_blog( PHP_INT_MAX ); $post = get_post( 1 ); ...
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Wordpress multisite apply different options over each site from same plugin

I created a plugin for the bootstrap navbar. Then I created option page for my plugin. In my options page, I have two types of navbar (Default navbar and Full-width navbar) only can choose one of ...
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Redirect & permalink problems after moving multisite to a new server

I just moved my subdomain multisite to a new server and I'm having some trouble with permalinks & redirects. One difference post-move is that I have moved core WP files into it's own directory /...
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Is it legal to redefine wp_password_change_notification in a mu plugin?

I am trying to add some logic to this function of when to alert the admin to a password change but no email is being sent at all. The codex says it needs to be declared in a plugin, so is this legal ...
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Multisite - Redirect All Users to Subsite Home Page on Subsite Login

I have a WordPress multisite network and would like to redirect all users who log into a subsite to the subsite's home page. I have found many plugins and functions.php code that redirect to the ...
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Sorting list of sites from multisite network using wp_get_sites

I have a loop that pulls in all sites in my multisite site network and loops through them to get variables located in their ACF options. Here is an excerpt from the code I am using: $stageurl = ...
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Redirect main domain to www and https but not affecting any subdomains

I've tried a million things but it's been a nightmare. Mostly ending with the subdomains redirecting to the main domain or everything just not working in general. The client failed to tell me that ...
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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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Wordpress Multisite - configuring a local development copy

I've just inherited a word press project that has been configured as a word press multi site. I typically just place the word press installation into a sub folder on my wamp server for development ...
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Main site single-property.php design, as homepage of a multisite

I've been researching how to do this for some time now, and I'm coming up short. I have my main blog, example.com, which we've created a custom post type of Property. I'm needing the exact layout and ...
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Wordpress Multisite blogs not working after domain swap

After I swapped over my domains and updated every instance of the old domain in the database and everything else in this guide: https://wpengine.com/support/how-to-change-a-multi-site-primary-domain/ ...
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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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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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WordPress Multisite with HTML template as Root

Sorry about the title, I couldn't think of a good one. Would it be possible to have a WordPress Multisite setup with a HTML landing page as the frontend and just have the backend of WordPress ...
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Reset a site in multisite

I am curious if this is possible, when you have a multisite you always have at least one site. This site cannot be deleted, because its the main site. How ever is there a way to reset this site, that ...
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wordpress multisite mixed combination of http https apache config and htaccess config and multiple installations

I am currently trying to setup following. Following two are separate WordPress 4.5.3 installations-- a) example.com -> on https b) site1.example.com -> on http I am trying to make example.com to ...
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Wordpress mutisite migration

Recently i have install a wordpress multi-site for a client. After the initial launch client had change mind to transfer the site to a another domain, i have moved the WP multi-site successfully, i ...
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Add a custom word to the base of a multisite url

Is there a way to add a unique and custom word per site in my multsite network? I want my url to be like this: http://example.com/multisite-name/custom-word/pagename I know I can add a word in my ...
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Can we use one WordPress installation for multiple databases, domains and content directories

I have seen some questions which look similar, but they all ended up with multisite. For maintainability, performance and security, I don't want to use multisite. So please bear with me. This is what ...
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How to show last post of each website of a MU wordpress in HomePage

I'm running a Wordpress MU website and each website has its own "life" but now I would like to show last X posts of each blog of my network on the homepage. I know how to do it using Feeds and a ...
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Domain mapping with Multisite links are wrong

I have multisite setup and I'm using the WordPress MU Domain Mapping plugin so I can control other domains with multisite. I have it installed on a subdomain to act as my command location. I plan to ...
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Plugin “Remove Slug From Custom Post Type” gives 404 Errors

This plugin did all I wanted, but it started giving me 404 errors, which go away after a while but I'm worried they'll come back. I do get this error while posting a new listing (real estate theme) ...
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share login/logout sessions across two installs?

I'm having some issues sharing the user sessions across two installs. (a) site on http://stolenmx.com (b) site on http://arcade.stolenmx.com I have installed B in the same database as A and I have ...
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Conditional Nav Menu Inside Nav Menu Across Multisite Sites

I am attempting to use the main site menu across a bunch of sub-sites in a WordPress multi-site configuration. The sub-sites use the main site's navigation. However, I want to omit one tree of links ...
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Multisite install in a subfolder won't work with www

I have a domain - www.mydomain.com Inside there is a folder with Multisite install - www.mydomain.com/sites Multisite is installed with subfolders. I have a site, let's say - www.mydomain.com/sites/...
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Redirect Plugins.php to New Plugin Page

I have a multisite install and need to redirect the default plugin page to another admin page that will handle plugins. For example, if they request /wp-admin/plugins.php, then it should redirect them ...
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What is the correct way to map multiple domains in a WordPress 4.1 multisite install?

I'm aware of this question and others but have not found a definitive answer to how a domain should be set up with multisite so that www and non-www variants behave correctly. I believe I have ...
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Multiple subsites in a single wordpress installation

Is it possible to create multiple subsites with in a single wordpress installation? I have to create one hospital website with subsites for all its branches. Here is the example http://www....
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Internal server error after creating new Multisite

I'm trying to create a local Multisite. I've created the site and updated the wp-config and .htaccess files, and set rewrite to allow all. When I go to the subdirectory (it would not let me create ...
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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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Wordpress Multisite subdomains and sharing the same upload folder

Hello, We wonder if you can help resolve two doubts about Wordpress structure. We are developing a multisite in 3 languages and would like to know about these 2 things: 1. Is it possible to develop ...
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Change WordPress Multisite Domain

I created a multisite install on a development domain. Now, I want to change it over to my main domain. I've heard that I shouldn't do a database dump, and change everything with a text editor. I've ...
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What is the best option to change menus automatically using cookies in a Multisite installation?

I am developing a Portal using the Wordpress Multisite option. I would like to create a portal's homepage with options that direct the user to his country's website (Subdirectory). And i would like ...
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Ajax not loading on WP Multisite when Domain Mapping is active

I'm having a very strange problem. I have a multisite setup, and after forming my first subsite (using subdomains), I'm having trouble with anything that uses Ajax on the subsite. It's fine if I'm ...
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How to generate notifications when MySQL data base changes

I am developing a WordPress multisite and I am wondering how I can generate notifications when MySQL database changes? For example the user in site #1 can sell his society. When he selected it, it ...
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Run function when WordPress new multisite is created or ACF field is updated

I have created a function on the main site in my multisite network that loops through each site in the network, pulls the values from their options page in ACF, and saves the data to a JSON file. ...
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Using separate Apache log files for multisite

A while back I left Blogger and downloaded my blogs to my system. I hosted them there with each individual blog as a VirtualHost for a while. Later, I imported them into WordPress and am hosting them ...
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How to create a subdirectory mirror with main site without Multisite?

I have a wordpress site with 4.4.2 in Centos. Recently there is request from the client to add a subfolder that mirror with the content of the main site. I tried to use Multisite, but I got this ...
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Use a single WP installation instead of three

I have an already running website, say www.example.com and I want to add a few extra sections to it, they'll be News, Career and Case Studies whose links need to be www.example.com/news/ www.example....
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WordPress Multisite with NGINX, subfolders, and FROM a subfolder

Dear fellow WordPress enthusiasts, I am using WordPress multisite. The default blog works, with permalinks, but not the subblogs. I get a redirect loop when trying to access /wp-admin on a network ...
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“Upgrade Network” error: stuck with SSL certificate verification

When trying to update one Network/MU install, I got the following error. Warning! Problem updating https://subdomain-A.example.com. Your server may not be able to connect to sites running on it. ...