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

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multisite can't import media and users

I have recently created my first unmanaged VPS and install WordPress Multisite. Ok is working well, until I try to import other blog content (xml) via wordpress import tool. If I check "Download and ...
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Is there going to an issue running different features of WP site in different subdomains?

I have a main site running in mydomain.com. I want to install an e-commerce plugin and want to run it in a subdomain shop.mydomain.com. In the future I may want to install an LMS plugin and run it in ...
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wp_get_attachment_image_src returns image on main domain, false on subdomain

I've got a multisite install in development where both the subdomains and the main site use the exact same page templates for showing data. However, when I try to get a profile image (added ID in ...
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URL for images folder on Multisite

I am developing a theme locally on a local multisite installation and trying to change the default gravitar with the following function: function custom_gravitar ($avatar_defaults) { $myavatar = ...
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Custom field when adding new site to multisite networked WordPress

I have a multisite setup in WordPress. Is there a way for me to implement a custom field when I create a new site in Admin > Sites > Add New. My current options are Site Address, Site Title, Admin ...
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List all blogs a user can admin

Which is the best way to list all blogs a user can admin in a wordpress network? Thanks in advance.
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How can a plugin run a script after being updated in MultiSite?

Imagine a WordPress MultiSite Network with plugin Foo in it (but only active on some of the sites). When upgrading plugin Foo from version 1.0 to 2.0, Foo would like to do some work in the database. ...
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Multisite: List all Blogs alphabetically [duplicate]

Right now I do this … <ul role="navigation" class="sektionen"> <?php $blog_list = wp_get_sites(); foreach ($blog_list AS $blog) { global $blog_id; ...
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How make a wordpress MU with subdomains on a pointer domain with direct admin?

I have a domein domain.com that domain is hosted with an another firm. therefore i make a pointer (domain.otherdomain.com) until the website is ready. The domain.com has sub domains sub1.domain.com ...
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Different back-end colour scheme for the different sites of a multisite

Is it possible to have a different back-end colour scheme selected for the different sites of a multisite? i.e. "Sunrise" for Site A and "Midnight" for Site B If it's not possible for the user to ...
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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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Is this a job for WP MultiSite with domain mapping plugin?

I'm helping some folks convert an apartment management company's website from a custom CMS to Wordpress. We're pretty far along in the process and I just need to figure out how to get this request to ...
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Get site owner meta to show publically on front end in multisite? using “user meta shortcodes” plugin

I've searched all over for a fix and have had no luck. Im using the "User Meta Shortcodes" plugin to display user meta. The plugin works fine, the problem is that it doesnt output the meta info from ...
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Multiple Domains For WordPress MultiSite Subdirectories

How can I use example.com and example1.com for all WordPress multisite subdirectories? For example if a user navigated to example1.com/site/ they would see the same site as if someone navigated to ...
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Add existing user to blog Multisite when e-mail exists

I'm trying to add an existing user to a blog if he fills in an existing email. The registration fields are set up with Gravity Forms. I've tried the following: add_filter('gform_email', ...
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Download Manager in a Multisite setup

I'm currently running a Wordpress Multisite (Network) and need a solution for a download manager. The specific requirement is that there should only be one file repository/db table that is used by all ...
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Multisite add existing user to site per site register

I've set up a few sites in a multisite network. On every site there are register fields: Username and E-mail. If a user registers on site A he is registered as a global user on the network. So far so ...
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How to make a theme unable to be used on a multisite network?

I have run across a WordPress theme that the developers intentionally set to not be usable on a multisite network. The theme was installed on my single site and then when I configured it to be a ...
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Plugin's Ajax request not working in multisite

I have setup multisite in wordpress for a client, and developed a plugin which was already working fine in single wp installation. I have given the some option to customize the plugin to all the ...
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Sysc the content and pages between two WordPress install?

I've some questions about Sysc the content and pages between two WordPress install we just build a site: Example.com.au and we need to sync all product pages (and some other pages) to dealer sites , ...
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Creating new blog on multisite programatically without hacks?

I'm attempting to create a new blog ( on localhost testing ) and I can't seem to find a straightforward way to do it. It appears this is not fully supported yet, but I want to make sure. This is ...
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Sharing a database amongst multiple local installs/connect to multiple databases?

My team is looking to improve our Wordpress Theme development workflow, and one of the main concerns is battle-testing our themes with all forms of data in all possible environments. For the most part ...
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What is the Multisite way to handle user_register when adding a new user from $SUBSITE/wp-admin/user-new.php? 3.9.1

I am integrating with an external authentication server using the user_register action. We manually create users via the admin panel and do not allow self registration. Now I need to handle a similar ...
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web.config breaks the themes for sub-directory multisite

We are converting a single wordpress site to a sub-directory network but we can't find any web.config that works correctly. We can never get the theme to work, not even on the root (/) site, as soon ...
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Split a Multisite Into Single WordPress Websites

I am using wordpress export/import feature to slpit a multi site into single wordpress site. It is exported all the post but not extract the user. How can I export the user. Thanks, Alex
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Adding an existing subfolder site to a fresh multisite in the root, would it cause a problem?

I have a 5 years old subfolder site example.com/us and I have nothing in the root site example.com. Now I want to setup a multisite in the root site to create a network, then I want to add the ...
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Run multiple domains under 1 wordpress instance

I have a question. I am trying to set up two domains under one wordpress instance. For instance, I have a wordpress site on www.site1.com I have another domain called www.site2.com. Now, I want to ...
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Make a user administrator to a sub directory site and a contributor to main site in multisite network

I have a multisite network. The main site displays news. The sub directory sites have administrators and I call them subsite admin. If the subsite admin wants to post to the main site, I want them to ...
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Uninstalling plugins across all sites

I apologize for the weakness of my search-fu if this has been answered already. I'm in the process of cleaning up and updating an aging multisite installation. One step in this is to identify and ...
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Determining the compatibility of Settings API & Multisite

New to this forum so forgive any protocol infringements on my part and feel free to criticize so in the future I don't again. Down to the nitty gritty. I'm working on a project and am very new to ...
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Parse shortcodes from another site in WP Multisite

I'm retrieving a list of posts from various sites in a multisite installation using the following method: $posts = lc_main_eh_posts(); foreach ( $posts as $post ) { setup_postdata($post); ...
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Custom pages on all multisite network, to NOT show in wp-admin at all

I have a Wordpress Multisite that I would like to create additional pages for all of the sites in my network. These pages will not show up in the list of pages that are editable by the site admin in ...
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Getting latest posts from network [duplicate]

I'm using example from here to get latest posts from the WP network: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2011/11/17/wordpress-multisite-practical-functions-methods/ The function: function ...
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Shared upload folder in wordpress multisite

I have a wordpress multisite, where I would like all the images uploaded through the main site (mysite.com) to be accessible to sub1.mysite.com and sub2.mysite.com. All the images should be in one ...
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Get users from all/specific blog by user_role and current_user role

Something I've needed and think a fair few people might need as well is: getting users from all or a specific blog based on the user_role's of the accounts they wish to see, while also differentiating ...
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Wordpress MU - Creating a site takes ages

I have 2 dedicated servers. I have Wordpress MU on both. When I try to create a site WP MU 1 on server 1 does it in 3-5 seconds WP MU 2 on server 2 does it in 45-50 seconds What can cause this ...
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multisite: global menu containing network site links?

Can I create one single menu that appears on every page within the network and contains every site and page that exists within the network? I'm talking about the following structure: Main Site ...
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WordPress (3.9.1) MultiSite Permissions. Is chown the answer?

The situation: I'm working on a WordPress MultiSite for a charity. They have a Dedicated Apache Server running multiple Domain Names (Accounts). I preparation for Development & Production, which ...
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How can I write a rewrite rule to appear to move a multisite?

As we concluded in my question about trying to change the url of a multisite the simplest solution might be to add a rewrite rule, since it is infact only the end result that I'm concerned about here. ...
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Trying to change the url of a new site

I installed Wordpress a year ago and have been using it as a single user quite contentedly. Recently I was asked if I could let someone else setup a blog under my site. Multisite was the answer and ...
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Changed sub-site to its own domain trigger 302 redirects for all page links

Below, I'm calling the development site mainsite.com (containing the WPMS install) and the domain that will point to a Norwegian sub-site of mainsite.com, I call launchsite.no. A Norwegian sub-site ...
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Error establishing a database connection - WordPress Multistage in Sub-Folder

I have a website running on my production server which I moved to localhost. The folder structure is as follow: localhost/xxx/main - Here are the website files. I have updates the database by ...
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WordPress MU - pages to other domains

I have a problem with Wordpress Multisite. Does somebody know how to redirect page address to other addresses?? I have for ex.: http : / / serv12349 . local . com / page_1 =====> http : / / www . ...
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Clean way to initialize plugin in newly-added site when plugin has been network activated?

I've been working on migrating one of my plugins to support multisite installs and am attempting to figure out the cleanest way to handle the following series of events: Plugin is Network Activated ...
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How does a modified theme show correctly in a Multisite Install?

Using WordPress 3.9.1, I have installed the Pinzolo Theme and modified it. After installing a multisite, my second site uses the Pinzolo theme also, but all the modifications I made in the first ...
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How to mix subdomains and subdirectories in the same WordPress MultiSite network?

I have a huge WordPress MultiSite network with dozens of different sites on many domains and subdomains, as shown in the example below: site1.com subsite1.site1.com subsite2.site1.com ...
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Why is multisite site address restricted to [a-z] and [0-9]?

I don't have much history with WP - I've never used single site, and have just a few months using subdirectory MultiSite under 3.7.1 and 3.9. The first item on the network admin screen to add a new ...
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List all sites in multisite

Hi I'm not a coder and I was wondering if anyone could edit this code to list all sites in the multi site network in alphabetical order? cause right now the code lists by registered date <?php // ...
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How to setup LDAP authentication with WP multisite

I would like to set up my WP multisite install so that it will authenticate with our LDAP server. I had this working using the WPMU LDAP authentication plugin, but it no longer appears to be working ...
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WordPress multisite custom query pagination issue

I have a site with a query to grab by a particular category. The current site is also running a multisite system. Before upgrading to 3.9 this query worked fine, but after updating to wp 3.9 & ...