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

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WordPress MultiSite Active Directory integration and site privacy

Here's the overview of the setup: I have a multisite installation of WordPress 3.4.2. I've installed the Active Directory Authentication Integration plugin ...
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Multisite/network--automatic self-registration, blog setup

I am creating a WordPress Network multisite blog in a university environment. It's set up in subdirectory mode, so that each new blog appears as a subdirectory off a common domain name. The Network ...
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How to run WP Cron the right way?

I have WordPress Multisite with several sites. I set up DISABLE_WP_CRON to true in my wp-config.php. How to run wp-cron.php the right way? If we set up cron task with wget or curl we have 30 sec ...
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Auto Load Plugin Hooks inside Must Use Plugin

I am creating a custom MU plugin to run on a multi-site network. I am working on a function that will dynamically include files containing additional action and filter hooks based on the active ...
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WordPress Multisite with multiple domains using Nginx

I'm growing grey hair here. I've tried so many things and yet I can't get a grasp on how to set this up. Found tons of guides but no one goes through all aspects, which are: A single WP Multisite ...
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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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Upload path/URL weirdness for the main blog of a multisite/network setup

We have a WP network (with domain mapping) that was started pre WP 3.5, so it was using ms-files.php and wp-content/blogs.dir/ to store media files. I wanted to remove ms-files.php dependency and ...
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WP Multisite - multilanguage - swich to other language by click, but “same” content

I want to run a WP-multisite for 4 languages (in development), and did it so, 4 blogs, each one got the same content but in a different language, same structure, same pages, same postings, same ...
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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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Prevent “main” WPMU site_url() being returned in functions

I've noticed that in a WordPress MU install with domain mapping enabled, some functions return URIs that don't use the current WPMU site's primary domain name which possibly means they are "WPMU ...
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Wordpress Network site edit missing user list?

[domain]/wp-admin/network/site-users.php?id=2 shows no users listed but there are definitely users in the blog. Where/How can I fix this?
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Multisite Login Issues

I'm trying to set up Wordpress Multisite properly and I've got all the sites up, but only the primary domain's wp-admin can be accessed. I've seen various fixes for it but they only cause bigger ...
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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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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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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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Multisite -> XMLRPC

On my site I have Multisite enabled. XMLRPC works on the main site (www.hostname.com/xmlrpc.php), but when I try www.hostname.com/subblog/xmlrpc.php, it returns a 404 error.
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Different Custom Post Types for each Network site

I have a WP Network of two sites to use the Multilingual Press plugin ("Site-A" and "Site-B"). They both have a Custom Post Type, say "CPT-A", which I registered manually in functions.php. How do I ...
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Changing admin default setting values

I would like to know if it is possible to change the default admin setting options. This question may seem a bit unnecessary but it is because I have a specifically designed multisite and so would ...
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How to protect specific uploaded files from being accessed by non-logged-in users in WP-multisite

I have a question that I thought the below thread would provide the answer to, but things in WP have changed so it doesn't quite do it, although it helped my understanding of things. How to protect ...
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Inconsistent handling of /wp-login/ & /wp-login.php

I have a few separate WordPress MultiSite (WPMS) installations that I've been using for testing. In most instances except for the current test, I can access /wp-login/, /admin/, /wp-admin/, but on the ...
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Wordpress multisite change language

I want to change site language through cookies. As I have multisite, so define('WPLANG') is not working in wp-config.php. So I added hook to filter "locale". But still not working... What to do ? ...
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How to use Wordpress multisite with mixed HTTP and HTTPS sites?

I have a multi-wordpress installation (3.x) with 5 sites and only one of them is using SSL. All of these are running on their own domain, and the http://ssldomain.com forwards to ...
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Can I use two different domain names with wordpress multsite network

I am currently running a DV server with MediaTemple and would like to have my domains: abc.com and cba.com mapped to the subdomains I set up with the WP network one.mydomain.com and two.mydomain.com. ...
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Multisite wordpress config on multidomain

I have to create multisite on wordpress network. maindomain.com its base for all, but it only crossroad for users. Links from maindomain.com redirect to domain1.com, domain2.com and domain3.com for ...
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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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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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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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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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Removing Mutlisite lines stop DB connection

I'm trying to revert my mutlisite to a single site and following a guide it recommends removing the following /*define( 'MULTISITE', true );*/ define( 'MULTISITE', false ); define( ...
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Wordpress stuck in deleting user

We’ve run into an issue with our WP Multisite where we cannot delete user accounts. The URL i keep getting is: http://example.com/wp-admin/network/users.php?action=dodelete It should look something ...
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Acivate all themes multisite wide automatically

I have a multi-site running locally. And it annoys me that I have to activate themes individually until I can use them on the sites. I am super admin, what is the reason WordPress handles plugins ...
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How Can I Automatically Post Wordpress Posts to 2 Domains

I am setting up a travel website on both a .com and .uk domain using wordpress. I want to be able to share the posts across two domains, i.e. publish a post on domain.com and have it appear on ...
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Multisite: use media from one site vs. copying the same media to all language sites?

This is a business site with product images. I have a multisite installation with 3 languages in 3 directories which will later be mapped to completely separate domains by the host when it's ...
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Multisite sub-directories IIS 7.5 change media/uploads location

I am running WP 3.8.1 Multisite. Sub-directories is configured. I have 10 sub-directory sites and 1 primary site. WordPress is running on a Windows 2008 R2 datacenter 64bit server with IIS 7.5. I have ...
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Multisite: How to define and limit a Custom Post Type to specific sites?

I have 2 sites on a Multisite network: A) Primary.com B) Secondary.com The primary site has a custom post type called, "primary_site_employees." I do not want the Secondary site to have access to ...
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WordPress Multisite logout conflict

I have a WordPress Multisite setup with several sub sites. I am having an issue when logging out of one of the sub sites that leaves the user logged into the main site which was the entry point or ...
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Why doesn't wpmu_new_user work from a plugin when it does from theme?

So here's a simple test function that should send an email (just want to get it working first before I work on other functionality) when a new user is created on the multisite installation. The email ...
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API for creating blogs on Multisite?

Is there some API or plugin that allows for creation of sites on a multisite install? Jetpack doesn't seem to allow it, and the xml rpc doesn't seem to support multisite. Is there something I can use ...
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Renaming admin user on multisite install by MySQL

As part of a general tightening of security, I want to change the name of the admin user on my multisite install to something less commonly used. This user is admin on all five sites in the network ...
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Removing “Sub-menus” from My Sites Drop-down in Admin Bar

How does one remove the "sub-menu" that appears to the right of each site listed in the My Sites drop down from the admin bar? That is, I want to have a list of My Sites without the Dashboard/New ...
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Custom table naming/access convention for multisite: $table_prefix vs base_prefix or other?

After WP3.8.1 upgraded, two plugins I made for my networks both stopped working. Each runs on a separate multisite install. I posted the error report on the Wordpress form: ...
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Widget not displaying in WMPU sites

I'm modifying a theme for a WPMU install, and I've hit a wall. In order to display a text widget in a specified area, I'm using: $args = array( 'before_widget' => '<ul ...
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Multisite, domain mapping and SSL?

I have been doing alot of research and everything on the subject seems to be one of areas where everyone is finding some sort of different solution. I am setting up a network something like ...
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Selectively update themes in WordPress multisite

I have been running a WordPress multisite installation for a few years, and every time WordPress releases an update (from x.y.z to x.y or x.y.z to x.y.z) there is always a chance that one of the ...
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How can I add custom meta on signup page and pass along to be used after blog activation?

I am trying to customize a signup process for our MultiSite Network I need to be able to assign levels based on a choice at signup. My thought is to add a field (hidden or otherwise) that holds the ...
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Wordpress Multisite - Create Default Post and New Category On New Site Install

I've looked around quite a bit, but couldn't find help with creating a new, initial blog post and new category (or renaming the default category) once a new sub-domain has been installed. I've added ...
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MU/Subdomains + Domain Mapping + SSL?

I use a wordpress multisite (subdomain setup + MU Domain Mapping). mainsite.com sub1.mainsite.com = sub1.net sub2.mainsite.com = sub2.net sub3.mainsite.com = sub3.com I want to use the ssl in one ...
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How to split existing blog into Wordpress Multisites without breaking links?

I am going to split an existing Wordpress blog with a lot of posts in different languages into multisites which get all posts of one language each. The multisites will be available under different ...
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Make uploads live outside of the WP folder

I'm working on a template that basically sets up WP in the following manner: / /wp /content/plugins /content/themes /media Using the /media folder to store and serve uploads on single-site ...
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How to create multisite roles with predefined themes

I am using the multisite feature to allow users to have there own mini-blog within the main install. I have managed to get the register user/site page working, but I was wondering if there is a way ...