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

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Odd Script File Trying to be Loaded

This is an odd query I have and wondered if anybody can shed some light on it? We have a number WordPress multi-site (formally Mu) install, but on nearly all the sites on multiple installs we are ...
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Multisite htaccess on localhost with WP as an SVN external?

I've mimicked Otto's setup here: http://ottopress.com/2011/creating-a-wordpress-site-using-svn/ and my brief example is below. That tutorial is specific to a single site install, and specifies a ...
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Problem with new Multisite Installation

I have installed and converted two wordpress installations to Multisite .It was not first time and I done it before for some of my websites. I was successfully able to use it too.But I could not find ...
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Wordpress 3.2(Multisite) - How to add custom user meta fields to signup form?

I want to add custom user meta fields to registration page. I use WP multisite so I have to modify wp-signup.php. Adding some field is easy for me(I am programmer :P). But I have a problem with this ...
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Hide root site in Multisite install

I recently setup a WordPress multisite install using subdomains and the WordPress MU domain mapping plugin. When I initially setup the domain mapping plugin, I set the root (http://domain.com) and ...
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Multi Site Search Pagination is Broken

the CG Cookie network is running a WordPress multi site install. There is a strange bug happening with the search pagination when on any of the sub sites. For example, if you go to ...
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Preview posts returns 404

It's a large Wordpress multisite installation, using subfolders for the individual blogs, not domains. We are running version 3.1, and preview posts doesn't work. When I press preview I get the ...
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How do I fix problems with users not being able to publish and only submit for review after upgrade of Multisites installation?

We have a previous WPMU installation that has been upgraded to a WordPress Multisites installation. Since upgrading to 3.3.2 from 3.2.1 we have problem with editors/admin not being able to post on ...
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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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Add new column to sites page

I'm trying to get info into my network sites page in a column. Below works great to grab the network site ID for each site. How can I make it display the option_value for the item (blog_expire) in ...
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Built to scale, or worry later?

I'm starting a service that offers websites that runs on a giant Wordpress multi-site. I have a cloud based vps with nginx-php5-php-fpm-mysql. Storage with Amazon S3, distribution with MaxCDN. WP ...
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Using WP Multisite for multi language site? A good option?

I´m going to develop a site for a client which requires multiple languages. I have no experience with this from beforehand so I´m researching what might be the best way to do this. The webpage will ...
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Multiple Websites that share some content types and not others

I need to know if Wordpress can handle multiple sites. And between these sites, it should share some content types while restricting others. If the answer is yes, then I need to know: does it do ...
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Force Load https Wordpress Plugins

Having a mixed security issue that is affecting functionality in browsers because some of my plugins are loading with http instead of https. I'm running under a multisite setup. Thanks! This is what ...
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Insert post into subsite using code

I have a custom post type set up on a subsite in a multisite network which the code is in a plugin to activate it only for the subsite. I have some code that inserts a post using code but I belive it ...
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4 single sites VS multisite wordpress

We're currently running a multisite wordpress install for 4 sites. Running into problems with pretty much every plugin ever made (mostly issues with user account creation etc), I'd really like to ...
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Wordpress multisite,one theme,and different languages?

I'm not sure is this possible,for example I have english,french and italian blog,they all use same theme,I just want when visitor is on french site for example to display date,(some strings like ...
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I want to develop locally with Multisite, then migrate each site to separate remote WP installs

I use WordPress for the majority of my client work. I develop locally with MAMP and then move the sites to the remote server when its time to go live or show the client the progress. I just migrate ...
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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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Solving a get_user_meta() problem in Multisite

I am currently building a network of blogs for individual real estate agents. Currently, a broker will have a main site, with agents sites added as subdirectories, e.g., www.example.com and ...
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Hide active themes on multisite subdomains

Is it possible to hide the active themes in a network so that the subdomain users won't see them as being available? The problem is that i have 10 themes installed on the network and the subdomain ...
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.htaccess on multisite and roots theme?

i install the Roots Theme and then convert my installation to multisite... so that wordpress add some code into the previous .htaccess with root settings. My .htaccess now looks like this and i'm ...
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Aggregate multisite RSS and restrict certain content

As the title says, I've got a multi-site setup with 18 sites and would like to combine the RSS feeds from all sites into the root site's feed. The other feeds can still exists, that's not a problem. ...
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Multiple domains with different child themes on one installation?

Is it possible to have multiple domains (each with unique child theme) on one installation? I'm aware of Wordpress's new feature called "Network", which allows you to have one installation for ...
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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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Switching MultiSite installation from HTTP to HTTPS

I installed MultiSite with the URL set as http://example.com, but now I want to force all requests to go over HTTPS, so I'm trying to change the URL to be https://example.com. I've gone through the ...
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Duplicate settings of master blog to slave blogs in WP multi-site installation

Is there any smart way to set a site (blog) as a master, which settings are replicated to the rest of the sites in the network? There are plugins like this one: YD Network-wide WPML that attempt to ...
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What is the function to get plugin base url in multisite?

I'm using this function plugins_url(). But it always echoes main site url even in subsite. So i'm getting ajax errors like Domains, protocols and ports must match. Lets say my main domain name is ...
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filter posts without images or featured image

I'm using wordpress MU 3.3.1. I want to add a function within a loop that displays only posts with image, or featured image. please help me on how to filter posts. <?php get_header(); ?> ...
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Can you set up a wordpress (multi-site) network to work across multiple hosting accounts?

I would like to manage multiple sites running as part of a single wordpress network, but I don't want to personally host each of the individual sites. I don't mind if my database holds all the tables ...
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Function to check whether the user is at the top level of the network?

I need a conditional to check to whether or not to execute code at the top level of network admin pages: /wp-admin/network
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Proper Network Activation problem has been fixed in wp 3.3.1 or not?

@scribu opened a core trac ticket here for Proper Network Activation problem in multisite. It seems like its fixed in wp 3.1. But scribu was saying it doesn't fixed in wp 3.1. So he released a ...
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Add new user and site per front end form

Do you know any multisite plugin which allows users to create a user account and a site after a form submission. After the form submission, the form will automatically add a site in the network admin ...
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BackPress - which libraries i need to load to work with Multisite?

i have successfully install and run those projects based on BackPress. SupportPress: https://supportpress.svn.wordpress.org/trunk/ GeoPress: http://geopress.my/ I try to understand how i can ...
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Choosing the right kind of hosting for a Wordpress multisite

This question is not so much about ISPs and service providers as about the type of hosting that I should choose for a network site. Should I go for shared hosting, dedicated hosting, VPS or ...
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Multisite Plugin - Access options (wp_options) on child sites

Is there a way I can access the wp_options table of all the child sites? I want to create a multisite plugin that can be setup at the network level and will populate the child site plugins with ...
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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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ID's being stripped out of editor for Admin user in Multi-Site

I have a Multi-Site install running on the current version of WordPress (3.3.1). The problem I'm having is the ID's are being stripped out of my tags in the editor. When I am logged in as a "Super ...
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Media is not attached after import

I am new there and I need some help for importing a wordpress blog. I have a old wordpress 3.1 blog (no multisites) and need to move to new hosting (a sites under multisites). I don't have the access ...
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WPMU Domain not pinging

I have set up a WPMU setup and used my primary domain as the www. version of topmmorpg100.com This has however caused me a few issues, as a simple command to ping topmmorpg100.com without the www. ...
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Downgrading a WP3.3.1 Network Install

Good Morning-- Today I need to downgrade a site from a WP network install to a normal WP install. I thought this would be simple -- just removing these lines from wp-config.php: define( ...
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How to get blog_id of an MU site when running a custom function on the parent site

Simple enough question, but one which is proving difficult to find a solution to. Quick preamble - the situation this is addressing is a MU network using sitewide tags plugin which pulls all ...
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why when I try to insert an image attachment along with a post does wp_get_attachment_url give me a very wrong file path?

I am using a new blog on WPMS (3.0.1, updating is not an option) to aggregate posts (and their featured image) from a few blogs on the same install, and I have to do it programmatically rather than ...
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How to automatically create an index of child sites at the root url for a multisite installation?

I have a Wordpress multisite with different child sites for different geographical locations. At the root url, I want to show an index page with links to the child sites. 1. How do I automatically ...
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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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Multi-site vs seperate installs for just 3 blogs?

I'm new to Wordpress and in a few months will be attempting to set up three blogs. They most likely will be hosted on a Windows Server with IIS. (because the server is already there, and nobody else ...
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Is there any fundamental difference in developing a wordpress multi-network site?

I would really like to know: Is there any fundamental difference in developing a multi-network site as opposed to a normal wordpress site? More Specifically: Is the wordpress plugin development ...
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Unified login page for a Multisite/BuddyPress site

I use WordPress Multisite... and BuddyPress installed on the main site on mysite.com Practically I want users to be automatically redirected to the main site login page every time they try to login ...
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Multisite 'Welcome User Email' SITE_NAME returns 'network' name, not the name of the blog

I've set the 'Welcome User Email' under 'New Site Settings' to the following: Dear USERNAME: Welcome to the SITE_NAME portal which provides information on our policies, processes, >procedures, ...
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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 ...