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

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WordPress on Nginx - Missing admin/toolbar

Hi I've been trying to figure this out for quite some time now, but whatever I do nothing seem to work. I have a VPS setup running Nginx + Varnish with WordPress multisite. Everything works fine ...
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Password protect a single site on network

Id like to restrict access to a single (subdomain) subsite, so that it requires a plugin to view the site... without affecting any of the other subsites. So for example if I have 3 subsites like ...
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restore_current_blog() vs switch_to_blog()

After every instance of switch_to_blog() you should call restore_current_blog() to restore the current (actually, previous) blog. But if you're looping through two or more blogs and calling ...
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Activation Account Email

I use a betnami hosted wordpress multisite, when a user sign up in the site he should receive an email with activation link, but it does not work! so how to make it work? and if it work how to ...
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Can I install a theme on only one site of a multi-site network install?

I'd like to install a theme on only one site of a multi-site network install. Is there a way to do that?
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Access post_type from url inside media modal window

In the new post screen of a custom post type i.e. wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=product you click add media button and it brings up the media modal. You can add custom functionality to thise via ...
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SQL to check how many sites a user is a member of

I have a multisite installation and I'm working on creating a reporting plugin. One of the things that I would like to do is show the number of sites a user is a member of. Right now, I'm using ...
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Multisite - create a category in specific site

I have a multisite I want to create a category but in a specific site. I used this functions below: wp_create_category('mycategory', 0); but this will create a category on the main site. I keep ...
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Subdirectory and domain multisite installation

I have this structure: http://example.com/ http://example.com/site2 http://example.com/site3 http://example.com/site4 ... Now, I want http://example.com/site4 to be http://mycampaignwebsite.com/ ...
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setup network in IIS and subdomain

I have a WP site with this site url: subdomain.example.com under IIS web server and now I need to setup multisite. I added in my wp-config.php: /* Multisite */ define( 'WP_ALLOW_MULTISITE', true ); ...
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Is it still only possible to do multisite domain mapping with a plugin in WordPress 4.1?

If I have a multisite subdomain install e.g. mysite.co.uk and I want to map another domain e.g. mysite2.co.uk to a new site in the same multisite install, is this only possible using a plugin or ...
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Multisite wp-admin redirect loop

I have a subdirectory multisite setup, it all works fine apart from one small issue... The sites are setup in the following structure: http://domain.com/blogs/ http://domain.com/blogs/second/ ...
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wpmu_create_site creates broken sites

I am trying to develop a WHMCS provisioning module for WordPress Multisite. So far I have managed to create several sites using wpmu_create_blog, however the function does not assign the new site to ...
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MultiSite Move conjures duplicate URL

I just tried to do a very painful move of a multisite. I thought I had everything working until I clicked a blog link on the MAIN site and I was greeted with a duplicate url. Something like this ...
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wordpress multisite, https for whole site or just admin?

I have a wp multiste with a subdomain structure and a wildcard SSL cert. My multiste has enabled registration for anyone t create a site. I know how to do both: 1. just the admin to have have https ...
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What to do first when converting to multisite and subdirectory install

I want to make my WordPress 4.1 installation: be in its own subdirectory (htdocs/wordpress) served from root domain: (www.mysite.com/, www.mysite.com/site2/, www.mysite.com/site3/) multisite with ...
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Set my own password when registering a multisite user or site

I'm wondering how I can change the network admin add "new user" or "new site" form so that I can set the password instead off having it randomly generated and e-mailed to the new user. There seems to ...
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Redirect loop (only for multisite network admin)

I can log into http://localhost/wp/wp-admin/ fine, but logging into http://localhost/wp/wp-admin/network/ produces a network redirect loop (ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS). The site also loads just fine even ...
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After setting up multisite on localhost, requests to localhost redirect to production domain

After setting up multisite on http://localhost, requests to http://localhost redirect to http://production-domain.com (Including "Log In"). Where is the production domain information even being ...
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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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Automatically Insert Into Post when uploading Media

When files are uploaded, I would like the, to automatically get inserted, bypassing the need to click on the "Insert into post" button I use WordPress Multisite 3.5 I tried the following, but it ...
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Images showing up as broken

I'm running multisite on my WordPress and the main site is showing images fine, but the other 2 are showing as broken. My file permissions for upload is the standard 755 and have also tried 744 with ...
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get_categories() returns “Uncategorised”

On the front-end of my WPMU site all categories vanished and every post is marked with "Uncategorised". This is however only on the single.php and not on home.php. The same error occurs on ...
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Prevent site down when importing data from large XML file

Scenario : I am using WordPress multisite. I have created plugin which imports sample data from theme folder (I have pattern given in plugin which fetches file) And then I have defined default theme ...
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How can my plugin act Network Activated without actually being activated network?

My primary goal is to be able to update my plugins as part of the WP Updater class, but the network aspect is giving me a headache and many wasted hours I will never get back. Does anyone know how to ...
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Disable a plugin on a specific (single) Multisite Page

I've a little problem with my multisite. Since I use WP Piwik the sites automatically get a Piwik ID (that's fine). Now I have one specific site (dev.xyz123.com) where I just set up an optimized ...
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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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WP Multisite infinite redirect issue

I have a wordpress multisite setup and want to use subdirectories for the network sites. The default website is the root / then all the other network sites should be in subdirectories. The main site ...
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Wordpress with Lan and Wan Access?

Can someone suggest tutorials on how to properly set up a wordpress multisite installation that I can access from both the LAN and WAN side? I've been looking for a bit and am unable to find what i'm ...
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How can I update dev links for a live site?

Our scenario is a large MultiSite network, our team builds stage sites for clients by creating a new subsite on the network, so the URL for dev work and then for the client to preview is something ...
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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 ...