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

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Need help sorting “My Sites” Alphabetically

I have 40+ sites showing up in the "My Sites" page with more planned. Unfortunately WordPress doesn't sort them alphabetically, and that makes it a pain to move from site to site during routine ...
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Removing base slug from hierarchical custom post type on a WordPress Multi-site

So, I’ve been trying to remove the base slug from a hierarchical custom post type on a multi-site build for the past week or so, and haven’t found anything that actually works yet. The post type is ...
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wp-cli is not working properly. No response from commands

I am trying to make a copy of a live site on a test server. I installed wp-cli and wp-cli sometimes works and sometimes doesn't. When it doesn't work, it just returns nothing. Not one character of ...
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get_option( 'home' ) not returning value in database

I am using multisite (subfolders) and have several subsites on it. All have been working fine with no problems however one subsite is now not returning the correct value with get_option( 'home' ) for ...
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Synchronising Multisite Roles

I am trying to set up roles synced between a multisite master site and a sub site. I read the info here How to sync roles across Multisite?, but am not 100% clear on how to implement this. In my use ...
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How to consolidate all sitemaps in a multisite network?

I have a multisite installation with quite a lot sites on subdomains. The problem is that all multisite sitemap plugins create a separate sitemap for each site. I do not want to have to add dozens of ...
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Redirect & permalink problems after moving multisite to a new server

I just moved my subdomain multisite to a new server and I'm having some trouble with permalinks & redirects. One difference post-move is that I have moved core WP files into it's own directory ...
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WordPress Multisite with NGINX, subfolders, and FROM a subfolder

Dear fellow WordPress enthusiasts, I am using WordPress multisite. The default blog works, with permalinks, but not the subblogs. I get a redirect loop when trying to access /wp-admin on a network ...
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How to redirect a domain to another without having SEO issues ? [migrated]

I have two domains: mydomain.com and mydomain.fr . I want people who goes to mydomain.fr to see the exact same wordpress install (same content, articles, users etc and when they post on the .fr it ...
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Using separate Apache log files for multisite

A while back I left Blogger and downloaded my blogs to my system. I hosted them there with each individual blog as a VirtualHost for a while. Later, I imported them into WordPress and am hosting them ...
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WordPress and SQL - Update and Insert from another table if column value doesn't exist

Stuck with some mysql for my wordpress site. All within 1 DB. I am attempting to update wp_options table from wp_2_options (Multisite). They both have option_name (unique_key) and option_value ...
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Customizing wp-activate.php

Does anyone know how I can customise wp-activate.php? It wraps the content in <div id="content" class="widecolumn">, however in my theme the main wrapper is <div id="main"> Presumably, I ...
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Working with Reverse Proxies and Multisite Installation

We have a wordpress multi site, the main site has a URL similar to mainsite.com Each of the sub sites have a URL such as subdomain1.mainsite.com, subdomain2.mainsite.com etc Each of the sub sites we ...
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Add additional Network constants to wp-config.php dynamically

When starting with a fresh Network install, the first step is a single site install that has one additional line in the wp-config.php file: define( 'WP_ALLOW_MULTISITE', true ); After that we have ...
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Get upload URL by blog ID in multisite

The essence of the question is, I'm looking for a solution like this: $blog_upload_dir_info = wp_upload_dir( $date, $blog_ID ); $blog_upload_url = $blog_upload_dir_info[ 'baseurl' ]; Where ...
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Multisite Domain Mapping with SSL

I've done some searching but couldn't find this issue elsewhere, apologies if this has already been discussed elsewhere. I've set up a Multisite install; and am trying to set up domain mapping for ...
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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 use alias domain for multisite installation?

Is it possible to use alias-domain for multisite installation? I have tried domain-mapping plugin and Multi Domains plugin for WordPress, but this does not solve this problem. Example: I have ...
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Wordpress multisite subdirectory redirect infinite loop issue

Any time I create a new site on my multisite install, I get an infinite loop redirect when navigating to that site's admin. I'm using the default htaccess supplied by WP for my subdirectory install. ...
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Wordpress multisite in subdirectory, not root, and remove base folder from url

I might be misreading but I can't find a solution to the following need: I want to install Wordpress in a subfolder of my www directory, let's say www/wp. I then want to add two blogs to the multisite ...
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Changing Multisite themes on mass

I want to start a new theme for my Multsite install instead of simply modifying the current theme. The problem is I have a lot of sites running on Multsite so it would be a little painful to change ...
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WordPress Multisite Wildcard Subdomains on Plesk

I've followed the instructions here on how to configure wildcard subdomains for my multisite setup on Plesk but can't quite get it to work. Everything functions as it should in the backend: I can ...
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Using Multisite with a CDN?

I'm running Wordpress Multisite hosted with Bluehost, and only have 5 low volume sites. My site load time has been awful recently, so I've used Lazy Load, DB optimization, Smush.it, and Quick Cache to ...
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How to add field for new site-wide option on Network Settings screen?

I'm working on a plugin, and part of it involves setting an option value that applies to all sites in a WordPress network. I know about the add_site_option and get_site_option functions that let you ...
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3 blogs on one site with the same header menu?

Person X has default SITE with an integral blog. Person X also has SITE 2 with Blog 2 and also SITE 3 with Blog 3. Is it possible to have on the DEFAULT SITE HEADER MENU something like this: HOME ...
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WordPress Multisite and S2Member - How to add new users to all blogs?

We have WordPress setup to run as Multisite and are using the S2Member plugin. We are also using a modified version of the 'Multisite User Management' plugin. The Multisite User Management has a ...
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A search box for all sites - Multisite

I have setup a few websites with Multisite. I have different topics in my website. Therefore, i have created topic1.mysite.com, topic2.mysite.com, topic3.mysite.com Let me explain how the look i want ...
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I'm trying to create security question field for my login page

For the last 2 hours I've trying to create a mu plugin that requires the user to answer a question first, so he can login in the website. It is "What is the name of the white horse of Napoleon?", so ...
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Multisite - Redirect All Users to Subsite Home Page on Subsite Login

I have a WordPress multisite network and would like to redirect all users who log into a subsite to the subsite's home page. I have found many plugins and functions.php code that redirect to the ...
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How to tell if a plugin is multisite compatible?

As a WordPress admin newbie, I just went through my first non-automatic WordPress upgrade. I upgraded five different WordPress installs from 4.1.3 to 4.2. They all refer to different web sites ...
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What is the correct way to map multiple domains in a WordPress 4.1 multisite install?

I'm aware of this question and others but have not found a definitive answer to how a domain should be set up with multisite so that www and non-www variants behave correctly. I believe I have ...
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get_current_blog_id returns 1 in multisite setting

I am encountering rather a weirdo situation here. I am currently on a multisite and created a site. This site has a blog id of 3. However, whenever I call get_current_blog_id() it returns 1 (which is ...
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Category page doesn't use category.php, instead it redirects to homepage

I am currently modifying a theme. This theme doesn't had a category.php I needed a custom category page. So, I made one. It works on my local server, but when I uploaded it to a real server, this page ...
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Shared table across network

Im currently creating a plugin that will read an xml file and import the data into 4 tables on a wordpress multisite. the tables are rather large, with ALOT of columns, so the post table is not ...
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Auto creation of multisite blog on user registration

I'm looking for a way to have users register on a multisite setup and have a blog automatically created for them... no, not the way the standard ms registration system handles it. I want to get rid of ...
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Can't add user to blog on registration (Multisite)

I'm trying to add a users to a specific blog with a role chosen by the user at registration. I'm able to add the desired role to meta with this: add_filter( 'add_signup_meta', 'add_register_meta' ...
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Shared Content but “Updatable” Through the Main Site

I have been doing quite a lot of research the past week, and have not been able to find a solid answer that fixes my problem. So, I decided to come here to ask to see if anyone knows of how to help ...
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Get Recent Posts by Date in Multisite

Everything in explanation is about CDTuts I've created a WordPress Network and I want is to get the recent posts from all of the selected subdomain blogs. I need to get the latest All organized by ...
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Multisite new users get activation and credential email at the same time

I've been working on adding an extra field to the registration process in multisite, and it's working for the most part, but I've noticed that users are being activated automatically, before them ...
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Access Restricting Multi site while giving plugin and theme editing option

In a multisite environment, if site admins can add their own themes and plugins, they can also see other site files. Is it possible to restrict such access? I do not want one site admin to see options ...
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Are nested subdomains possible with a subdomain multisite?

I currently have a multisite using sub domains setup, which works well so far: example.com (main site) site1.example.com site2.example.com site3.example.com The question now is whether it's ...
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Can't view network plugins.php or upgrade-core.php on multisite

I have a network with 5 or 6 sites. In the network admin panel I can see all pages except the /wp-admin/network/plugins.php page and the /wp-admin/network/upgrade-core.php page. Both of those files ...
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Best way to assign role to user across entire multisite?

We have a content editor role that allows only editing pages/posts, but this user should be able to edit posts/pages on ANY site in the network. The problem is that these users don't have a role on ...
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Assign user to blog and role on signup (Multisite)

This is the code I have, but I think I may be using the wrong hook, or perhaps it has to do with the whole activation mechanism, but it's not actually doing it. The role picker does show up, but after ...
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Multilingual multisite > customisable footer across different sites with widgets?

I'd like to keep the structure of the footer similar across all sites using the same Theme. However, each site would need different content in their footer. Here's a concrete example - for Site A: ...
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Unique post-id for Wordpress Multisite Network

As the title says, is there any way to make sure that posts from subdomains, in a Multisite Network, can use different ids? The reason for this, is because I'm using WP Favorite Posts plugin, and ...
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Which is the recommended method to transfer a wordpress site to wordpress Multisite?

I want to create a wordpress site on my local server and then trasfer it into another server that runs a wordpress multisite installation. Which way is safer to follow: a) install a wordpress single ...
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DB connection error after copying a WordPress Multisite instance to a second location

Here's my setup. I have a Multisite instance running at http://example.com, and I want to do development and staging. Moving an existing Multisite instance of WP onto localhost is a nightmare, so I'm ...
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Error establishing a database connection - Multi-site with subsite don't exisit [duplicate]

I have a multi site setup to which I have placed define( 'NOBLOGREDIRECT', 'http://www.example.com' ); In the wp-config.php file However when I visit a site which dose not exist (e.g. ...
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Multisite > Edit Site > Themes - what are these themes?

I'm looking at the Dashboard of a specific site in a Multisite setup using WordPress 4.0.1. If I go to Edit Site (by mousing over the Home icon at the top) the Info tab gives some information about ...