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

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SSL wildcard issue for wp multisite subdomains

I have a problem with wildcard SSL and my host says they are unable to get it to work how I thought it would work. I have bought a wildcard SSL certificate thinking that it should work nicely with ...
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Login problems on multisite installation with different domains

I have a subdomain multisite installation in site.com, with subsites such as sub1.site.com, sub2.site.com etc. I needed to transfer one of these sites to an own domain, sub1.com. So I changed the ...
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Images On The Server But Not Showing Up in WordPress Multisite Media Gallery

I've had several different WordPress installations in the past. I've moved all of them into a single WordPress multisite install. Previously, there was one main site installed on example.org and then ...
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Insert blogname automatically in custom field on ecery post

I have a WP Multisite and looking for a way to add blogname to a custom field. I have the code setup to automatically insert show_name => custom_value to every post, now I need help to add the ...
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How to change the main site url on a multisite installation (network)?

My multisite (network) installation has 3 sites. the main site (nothing there, just very brief information) client 1 site -- siteurl/client1 client 2 site -- siteurl/client2 With domain mapper, ...
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Best way to develop multisite and deploy on another server?

I have no previous experience in developing multisites so be easy on me. I´m familiar with developing and launching single sites though. I´m looking for the smoothest way to build a multisite for my ...
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How do I change the subdomain of multisite based on geolocation?

I have a multisite network consisting of around 150 sites. The setup is based on subdomains: city.mywebsite.com I want to make the network display the city domain based on geolocation of the user, ...
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Wordpress multisite htaccess

I set up Wordpress as a multisite and as part of the steps, it gave some instruction to update and replace the .htaccess file. Wordpress instructed me to replace the htaccess with this: ...
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What dictates whether a plugin will be available to a site in a multisite install?

If I enable, for example, buddypress on a multisite install by going to Network -> plugins -> network activate, why does it not appear in My Sites -> Name of Site-> Dashboard -> plugins ...
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how to clone a multisite?

I am a WP-multisite newbie, and trying to understand how it works. I am playing around with a WP-Multisite install on a remote server, and it seems to work fine. Now I am trying to clone the entire ...
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Wordpress Multisite

Was hoping someone could clarify something for me. I am planning on purchasing say 4 separate themes. Structure will be www.mainsite.com site1.mainsite.com site2.mainsite.com site3.mainsite.com ...
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Organize uploaded media files

I have a blog with all media stored in a folder called upload (organize media was disabled), I've activate it to organize new uploads by date. But how can i organize old files? I want this because i ...
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Whats a good strategy for localising WordPress post and page content?

I'm aware of the various functions for localising elements of themes and plugins - __(), x() and the textdomain concept but how does one go about providing localised versions of actual post and page ...
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echo same menu items across multi-site platform

I am trying to echo main theme's menu items across the headers of other sites in a WP multi-site environment and was wondering what is the proper way of doing this. I tried iframe which works but ...
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MySql Database In WordPress Multisite

I have a multi-site installation. It's a fresh installation, and currently all the sites use the same database. What would you recommend among these and why? Pros and Cons of using the same? Option 1 ...
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the_post() within switch_to_blog() altering my excerpt

I have a strange problem I'm facing when using WP_Query with multisite in a plugin I'm writing which hooks into add_meta_boxes. I'm wanting to display all post titles in a dropdown in a meta box. ...
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How do I setup Wordpress Multisite in it's own directory?

I have installed Wordpress 4.1 in it's own directory. After this I Setup a wordpress network with 3 other sites. There is already a live site running on http://abc.com [using abc.com as example] The ...
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Set admin settings for new created blogs in a multisite

I asked this question a few moths ago but I think there was some confusion about the question, so I was unable to find the answer so have added more detail. I have a multisite and I am trying to set ...
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Why, when moving a WordPress multisite network, have my theme customisations stopped working?

I have recently moved a multisite network to a new domain. There is only 1 site in the network currently (I'm in the process of building the sites for the network and I am pushing this one to a ...
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Multisite - global categories [duplicate]

I have a multisite network set up (where each blog actually represents one language). The contents of each site can differ (since it's handled by different people with different focus). BUT: We want ...
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Multisite subdomain is redirected to home page of main domain

Multisite subdomain is redirected to home page of primary site. I cleared cache and disabled plugins. The problem persists. This happened after I forced www. (.htaccess) to resolve issue with server ...
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Multi-Site / Single Site Decisions

New to wordpress here and I've seen some conflicting recommendations on whether or not my particular site design would benefit from it or not. Instead of guessing and not knowing for certain I ...
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WP DB Location for “Next Post to Create” Index Value

I have a malformed DB (no mystery here, I deleted some data directly rather than through the WP admin interface). I've deleted all posts and meta for 400+ but when I create a new post, the sequencing ...
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How to Sync Menu, Widgets and other masters from Main Website to its Sub Site

I am using Wordpress Multisite Network and i am having problems regarding masters to its subsite. I am not able to see the widgets or Menus which were created on Main website to its Sub-site. When i ...
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How to enable XML RPC for WordPress Multisite

Im trying to activate the plugin Jetpack on my multisites. On the main domain (network admin), the plugin is able to activate and work. However, when I tried to active on the sub domain, it gives the ...
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How to add new sites and map a custom domain in WordPress Multisite?

I have a wordpress multisite installation on a domain. I defined each site as a sub-domain. For Example: www.example.com -- Main Domain www.test1.example.com --- is the another site similarly I have ...
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Select which header to use from custom theme options and change index.php

I have my own writen theme which is running on 4 sites with WP multisites. I want to use an different header on 1 site and I have a theory that it would be possible to select which header to use in a ...
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You do not have sufficient permissions to access this admin page

I got a problem with the "You do not have sufficient permissions to access this admin page." after logging into my wordpress, unlike other problems, mine occurred after i logged in my account into my ...
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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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Password Reset for Users on a Multisite Subsite

I have a multisite network. I want my users to be able to reset their passwords while staying within their subsites. So for example clicking the "lost your password?" link keeps them within their ...
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List all sites in multisite

I want to list all sites in the multi site network in alphabetical order? Right now, the code lists by registered date <?php // Query for getting blogs $blogs = $wpdb->get_results( ...
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is_main_site() Always Returns True

I am using is_main_site() on WordPress Multisite and when I set a break point and view with the debugger it returns true on the primary site and also on a child site I created. Looking at the code I ...
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Multisite database upgrade SSL error

I have upgraded my Multisite setup WordPress to 3.6.1. And after that, when I do Network Upgrade > Database Upgrade it's showing: Warning! Problem updating http://www.example.com/site1. Your ...
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How to create child/sub user under parent user

I've created two custom roles called "Parent" and "Child" and want to have the "Parent" user to create multiple "child" users which are nested under that "Parent".
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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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Give to site admin the option to “skip confirmation email” when adding new user

in wordpress multisite when we give to site admin the option to add new users, site admin dont have the "checkbox" to add the new user without sending the user email with link activation (see the ...
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Certain functions are undefined when called form mu-plugins

I have a correctly formatted php functions file in my mu-plugins/ directory. When trying to use wp_is_mobile() or current_user_can(), I get an undefined function error. Fatal error: Call to undefined ...
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Wordpress empty Nav Menu error

i have created Multisite. i have assigned menu for the first sub domain while for the second sub domain i have not assigned Menu. i just enabled the Debug mode and got Following error: Notice: ...
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Display post from multisite in main site [duplicate]

I have two sub-sites in a multisite and need to display posts from sub-site to main site by selecting a category. For example, if I want to publish sport post in sub-site, display it at sport ...
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Allow Multisite admin to edit users

i am using wordpress multisite. and i was looking for solution to allow sites admin to edit users that belongs to their website. as i understand, i need to give this permission to site admin to edit ...
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WordPress multisite Image not showing after moving to NGINX

Recently I moved my WordPress multisite Apache to NGINX server and after moving I see images are not loading. Image location like http://domain.com/files/2014/02/cfnbanner.png My NGINX config ...
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How can you use one database with multisite

I have two separate wordpress installations and two different domains. I am using one database with table prefixes. It works great but when I enter my content on one site it isn't reflected on the ...
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Wordpress Media mime type filter problem 4.0

I have added new mime types with the 'post_mime_types' filter eg. PDF, doc, mp3 etc... Filtering by custom mime type on the upload.php page in media grid view works as expected but in list view it ...
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How to Set up a Multisite WordPress?

I would like to build a multi-site WordPress in which users can make accounts for their website but I'm not sure how I can actually achieve this. What is the best way to create a WordPress multi-site? ...
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Multisite - only on subdomains, root domain for non-wordpress site

I was reading the forum thoroughly and I didn`t happen to find an answer. My client needs multisite subdomain based website to be installed only for subdomains. The main domain should be available ...
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Help - Why my roles are not showing? Multi-site/Network

My network is showing roles in some sites and not in others. For some reason that I can't explain, when I add a new user, I have no role to choose from on the drop down box of a sub-site in my ...
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How to configure CNAMES to be part of a WordPress Network

Is it possible to have a network setup based on CNAME? I know that WordPress networks handle sub-directory structures in the a network quite nicely, but I am wondering if I can do the same with with ...
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run search / query from multiple databases

First of I would like to warn everyone, that my skills set in mysql and php is novice. My current wordpress website is based on a network setup (mutli-site), with the help of shardb, I was able to ...
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Migrating a site from multiuser to regular wordpress

My wordpress is hosted on godaddy. Initially we had a shared host -which used a multisite distribution- then migrated to a VPS (our own server). The multisite version of wordpress remains and I want ...
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Subdomain-multisite with root blog in www.domain.com in Nginx

I have WordPress multisite running on a LEMP stack in a Laravel Homestead instance. I installed the MS network using subdomains inside a domain domain.app. I'd like the domain.app be accessible only ...