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

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What is the best way to build a network of WP sites that share the same membership area?

I have a potential client who wants to build a network of 20 or 30 sites that all use the same membership area. In addition, an account set up on one site will get the user into any of the sites in ...
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How do I park secure.primary.com on top of the multisite ID:1 domain: www.primary.com (primary multisite domain)

We have a multisite setup, the primary domain needs to have www.primary.net, and secure.primary.net mapped in wordpress so the primary site's content loads on both. The problem we are facing is secure....
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Dashboard blocker on network multisite for specific user roles

I have used this function below for a while now on normal WordPress installs. It simply blocks users with specific user roles, and redirects them to the home page of the site. function ...
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Wordpress Multisite - is it possible to put the main site in a subdirectory?

I am creating a site that has different language versions and the requirement from the client is that all language versions are: A different site on a Multisite setup They all have address like this:...
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Cannot login to admin panel in multisite install if subdomain is added to hosts file

This is my case.I created a multi-site installation where users can register and be provided with a subdomain. As of this time, the administrator has not yet enable the creation of sub-domains in the ...
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Can I enable/disable/hide plugins on a per-site basis in multisite?

I'd like to be able to enable/disable plugins on a per-site basis in multisite, similar to the way that themes are per-site configurable. Is this currently possible? (For instance, I don't ...
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How to get a post content from another wordpress blog/site?

I have a situation where i need to display posts from a specific category from another wordpress site into my wordpress site. Both are my sites and i thought of creating a page specially for this in ...
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wordpress multisite dashboard link in admin bar

I have created a wordpress multisite setup. The main site shows post from all child sites now the problem is i have used switch_to_blog to change the blogs but because of that the admin bar shows link ...
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Wordpress multi user registration sites

For one of our customers we are currently creating a (mobile) news app which include the blogs of their WP multisite. We made an REST connection between the DB but are stuck at the following problem: ...
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Automatic creation of mutisite blog outside of the admin

i working on a system that in which i want user to be able to create their own page on login using the multisite feature in wordpress how do i get these done outside the admin. It seems like all the ...
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wordpress multisite, how to keep user on subdomain throughout registration process?

I am running wp subdomain multisite in combination with domain mapping. This means I can create a new subdomain site xyz.site.com and map the domain name 'xyz.com' to that site. The problem I have is ...
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WPML with WP_Query serving up all 3 languages [closed]

I've got something about this on the WPML support forums, but I figured I could ask here as well. Here's the important info: I'm running a WP Multisite setup with custom post types, custom fields, ...
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Generate aggregated feed from member blogs

I currently manage a multisite installation with 7 member blogs. We need to produce a combined RSS feed of news from all 7. Currently we use Feedwordpress to syndicate 6 blogs into blog number 7. This ...
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Wordpress MU wp_posts table

We have wordpress MU and have wp_*_posts tables and wp_posts table. They both seem to get updated. Why are there 2 sets of tables for posts? I was reading somewhere that each blog is suppose to keep ...
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WP Multisite - How to create a custom “router” for blog prefixes?

I'm trying to create a custom route for a WP Mutlisite network. If you're familiar with WPMS, you know that the db tables for each blog on the network begin with something like {prefix}_2_. Normally, ...
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How do I query all posts of one type across my multisite installation?

I have a multisite wordpress installation with 5 sites, and within each site there are the same 4 custom post type, I want to query the latest 5 posts across all sites where the post_type is gallery ...
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How to add a menu that belongs to parent blog to all child-blogs?

I want to add a menu that belongs to parent multisite blog to all child-blogs. I need the menu displayed in all child-blogs, I mean the same menu on all multisites blogs. How I can do that?
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How to check if image is already stored in a site's post database? (network)

I currently have configured Wordpress so that a post can be copied to other sites within a Wordpress network. However, a post may be broadcast more than once, and I want to check if the image is ...
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WPMU - How to echo only one URL

I have this code that I am using on a site to check if the current user has a blog on the our wp network and as of now it is echoing the URL for both the main site and their blog. I would like to know,...
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WP & Server Speed [Teacher Question]

I'm a teacher and have used multisite WP for two years now as a resource for completing assignments. This spring semester, I have the most students that I've had on my site (30). Prior to this ...
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Accessing multiple sites via FTP

I've installed wordpress MU, and established a different site in my domain/dev/sitename -- but I want to then install a theme on that site, and edit it directly. However, my FTP only shows the main ...
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WP Multisite: load content from site X on site Y

I'm running a WP multisite-network on my professional website (http://mydomain.com). I'd like to play around with jQuery Mobile and deliver a different website and web experience to mobile users, so I ...
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How to do Domain Mapping to Subdirectories?

Does Wordpress MU not allow domain mapping to subdirectories, such as example.com/blog? Wordpress.com doesn't allow this. I couldn't find an option to do this in WordPress MU Domain Mapping plugin.
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Multisite blog converting categories to subdomains

Having http://site.com/category/xyz = http://xyz.site.com/ I would like to move the content from each category to its equivalent subdomain blog, so that when I will access http://site.com/new-post/, ...
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Perform action on WPMU blog deletion

Hi guys :) I know there is the wpmu_new_blog action hook which enables us to perform an action when a new WPMU blog is created. Is there something similar to this which enables us to perform an action ...
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HTTP Error when uploading images over specific dimensions

Hello I have a reseller account with one wp 3.5 multisite on a shared hosting. Suddenly I can't upload photos after some random dimensions(It uploads the small sized ones just fine, but it has ...
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WordPress Multisite - get_plugin_data()

I use WordPress Multisite. I have multiple sites with plugins installed. I can successfully get a list of the plugin paths with the option value active_plugins from each site. I can not get ...
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Programmatically create blogs with dummy content on a WPMU site

I'm trying to set up a WPMU test environment with 5-6K blogs, lots of posts comments, users etc. Browsing trough the WP's functions, I picked up wp_insert_post, wp_insert_comment, create_empty_blog(),...
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Is there any central control/access panel for several WordPress sites?

We have many WordPress sites on different hosts with different domain names. Is there any solution for accessing all posts and settings with a central management tool? It's been very hard for us ...
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How deactivate the http-api

give it an tipp or solution for deactivate the method request() in class WP_Http_Streams? I use WordPress also on offline-servers and have wp_debug true for development and tests. But i have many ...
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Listing of all site options in dashboard

I know that I can visit /wp-admin/options.php on a single install (or on a sub-site on a multisite install), and it will give me a formatted list of all of the options in the site's {prefix}opitions ...
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On Multisite: Loop to Show First Four Images of Recent Posts Across Network

I would like to display the first four images from posts across a WordPress network. In Otto's image gallery tutorial he recommended using the following to get images from recent posts. Query ...
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Converting a theme to a child theme in a network

I'm converting a few themes to children of another theme. I want the themes to have the same name as before, and I'd like the change to be transparent to the users of my blog network. When I replace ...
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Site 'Categories': save an admin global setting with post metadata [closed]

In WPMU, we are using Site Categories (with Sitewide Tags), but for the life of me I can't see how the category of the sub-site (say, departments in a school) to which each blog belongs ends up in the ...
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Retrieving data from specific multisite blog

I have a custom-built website which pulls data from WordPress. I've included wp-blog-header.php in my page and it is all set, I can get my posts, featured image, titles, anything I want, wherever I ...
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Members area with externally-managed htaccess / htpasswd authentication?

I am looking at the feasibility of converting a client's site from countless hand-built web pages to a WordPress installation. The challenge is that we have a free area and a members-only area. The ...
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Multisite development environment

I have a domain-based multisite with domain mapping. Until now I've been developing locally with my hosts file setup to handle all sites through localhost a flag in my wp-config.php, indicating ...
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Common login for websites belonging in different networks

Is there a tool to connect the databases of 2 sites sitting on separate networks with one login allowing them to share a common user base? I have searched around, but I unable to find a clear answer ...
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Where are available Roles Defined in the wp_ database?

I got on the list to test a private beta of a plugin I'm using on a multisite network. The plugin authors have code in there to add a custom role. They have a bug that removes the ability to give a ...
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WP MU: Using pages from main site in other sites’ menus

Is it possible to use pages created on the main site in other sites’ menus? For example it would be excellent if all pages from the main page not only appear in the Custom menu section of the main ...
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Creating a better multi-site search experience

We have a multi-site wordpress blog with the following characteristics: "home" site [site #1] with dozens of pages, some custom post types, our own blog, etc. custom partner sites [site 2-N] each ...
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Is there a way to share content amongst wordpress sites

We have a set of five health blogs which have been running for about six months. Other than using the same theme (styled slightly differently for each one), they are currently completely separate. We ...
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Get image paths from RSS feeds

I'm displaying the content from one wordpress blog page on my server onto a different wordpress blog on the same server. Apparently the only way is through RSS feed. The images don't show up. I ...
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Changing subdir multisite install to subdir core directory structure

Now that WordPress 3.5 is supposed to work with core files in subdirectory, I decided to move my local development setup (subdirectory multisite) to that configuration. Fast forward and what I have ...
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How can I fix this code [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Stackoverflow type of badge plugin giving warnings in Wordpress 3.5 I'm getting an error on my site that says: Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /...
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Multisite - Retrieve the same theme option from all sites of the network

I'm running multisite with each subsite using the same custom theme. I'm using NHP Options for logo upload and contact page info changes in that theme. I'd like to add a site list page to the main ...
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Custom PHP-coding in MU installs

I have a WPMU install with a couple of sites on it. I'd like to add some subdirectories that are not wordpress blog pages but do contain working PHP code. They do not use any of wordpress's ...
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multisite: use a virtual subfolder for subblogs

For our school, we use a wordpress network. The main domain gives access to general information and sub-sites are specific projects managed by students. I would like that all sub-sites have their url ...
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How to map a specific multi-site blog to a folder?

I have a multi-site set up in a sub folder called sites, like: domain/sites/blog1 domain/sites/blog2 I would like a specific blog called mag to be accessible at domain/mag without revealing the ...
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Multisite, either change the name of sample-page or create new page

Is there a way to either change the name of the default Sample Page or create a new page entirely everytime a user creates a new blog on WP multisite?