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

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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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Switching primary site in WordPress Multisite

We are running several sub-domain sites on a WordPress Multisite environment and want to switch the primary site from the root to a sub-domain like so: Current site is example.com with ID 1 (cannot ...
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Domain mapping (without plugin) in 4.5.x multisite?

Using WP 4.5.2 Even the developer of the WordPress.org plugin for domain mapping in a multisite network says to not use the plugin any more -- since core WP now includes the same functionality. Does ...
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Using MAMP and Xip.io to view a WordPress Multisite on a local network

I am trying to use MAMP's built in Xip.io functionality to view a WordPress multisite installation on a local network. I have this working no problem with a WordPress single installation but am ...
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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 finished....
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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 images....
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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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Set subdomains live in a next step

I'm running a site on a different CMS and we are switching to WordPress soon. At the moment, there are sites like domain.at, sub1.domain.at and sub2.domain.at, served by one installation of the old ...
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Subfolder Multisite : optional www subdomain

I have installed a WP Multisite using subfolders rather than subdomains. At the time of installation I was on www.mydomain.com and created 2 blogs: www.mydomain.com/blog1 www.example.com/blog2 If ...
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WP 4.4 - domain mapping for sites within a multisite network?

I've spent hours researching this and still no clarity. I have a multisite installation, using subdomains. The base site is: www.foositenewtork.com Sites inside the network are like this: ...
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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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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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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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Wordpress mutisite migration

Recently i have install a wordpress multi-site for a client. After the initial launch client had change mind to transfer the site to a another domain, i have moved the WP multi-site successfully, i ...
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Conditional Nav Menu Inside Nav Menu Across Multisite Sites

I am attempting to use the main site menu across a bunch of sub-sites in a WordPress multi-site configuration. The sub-sites use the main site's navigation. However, I want to omit one tree of links ...
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Multisite Ajax serialize return error [object Object]

Working on custom WP theme, i'd like to add some "add_testimony" linked to custom post. Form is real simple, here it is : <!-- Add testimonial --> <div class="col-md-12"> <...
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Sync only certain users and roles between multi-site / multi-network

I've a multi-network with this situation: A) a public wordpress site with a forum for customers B) an intranet site accessible only by users enabled I've created some roles such as: "staff","...
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WordPress Multisite - Multiple subfolders for blogs

I created a Network in blog.animals.com, the Network is running fine. I can set up blogs like blog.animals.com/chimpanse. This is also working. I like to have multiple (2) subdirectories for each blog,...
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What are good approaches to routing some urls to a second WordPress install?

Imagine a LAMP stack Wordpress installation running in the root of example.com, with a permalink structure like /section-1, /section-1/page-1, /section-2, etc. I would like to have custom pages at /...
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Static admin page for all multisite users

I want to have a stats page that all my multisite users can see, it'll give info on the network like number of users, number of posts, number of blogs, some graphs, etc. In the admin bar, i've ...
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How to create user that has permission to create new sites on WordPress with multisite option enabled?

I have installed user roles editor plugin https://wordpress.org/plugins/user-role-editor/ and created new role, but can't make this role to give the user ability to create new sites on WordPress with ...
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Multisite user roles - capabilities not working

I have turned my WP to Multisite and when I try to assing different roles to users, the role is assigned correctly - or at least it looks like (if you have user overview), but the capabilites are ...
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Multiple sites (separate domains) running from one WordPress site

I have a new project which is a little different. I have a main Group website and then multiple sister sites which are under the same company umbrella. They want one WordPress website to control ...
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Multi-language site on different domains

I need to build a website, available in two languages, behind 2 different domains: language1site.com and language2site.com. They will both have the same content, but translated in both languages, ...
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Multisite, Subdomain, shared NFS directory Linux HELP

It's been about 3 months now and I cannot get things working. I am installing WordPress 4.4.1. I have two web servers, one SQL server and one NAS shared directory for files. I install WordPress on ...
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Configuring Propel to Work with Multisite

I'm trying to build a plugin using Propel ORM to be used in a multisite envivroment. Currenly it works in single great but I can't figure out how to get it to create the tables for each site and have ...
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Redirect to localhost after installing Multisite on server

After preparing the site on localhost, I uploaded it on server. Everything works fine by adding both lines to define WP_HOME and WP_SITEURL on wp-config.php and replacing the url site in the database ...
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How can I use separate domains for single pages?

I'm setting up a wordpress site with a domain of let's say "domain.com". On that site there are Pages like "domain.com/productA" and "domain.com/productB", which are also linked to by the main menu. ...
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WordPress: how to change URL for individual MultiSites?

Currently we have a MultiSite setup for our main website, and the URL's appear as follows: http://sub.domain.com/site-a (Site A) http://sub.domain.com/site-b (Site B) Site A is OK as is. But we ...
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Iframe being removed only for some users when publishing a page

I have multi site wordpress installation. Recently I had a user complaining about not being able to add frames to a page. When I did it it just worked. This user is administrator on this page. Is ...
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Sharing a common set of image files for media library, across all sites within multisite

In mutisite, the uploads directory structure looks like this: /wp-content/uploads/sites/1/ /2/ /3/ Each number is the id of the site within the ...
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Setup page on first login on multisite

Is it possible to create a setup page on the first login before they visit their admin page to say change the language of the administrator and change their temporary password? I don't want users to ...
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How to run a WordPress site across multiple ccTLDs?

I currently have a site setup as a single installation under a .com TLD. I've been asked if we can set up a second version of the site – which will be almost identical, except for a few small details ...
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Least expensive way to get table prefix in multisite installation

I am writing an api that will have to handle extremely high volumes of calls so, in short, I can not afford to load the WordPress core every call. I have no problem building the API to use the ...
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Multiple pages for posts?

maybe this is answered somewhere just i am not able to find it then sorry. Situation is that I need to have different "page for posts" for hierarchical post types. example: CTP: office (hierarchical)...
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How can I overhaul a live MultiSite network?

I have a mess of a MS install that was basically a learning curve as I got it all going, about 400 sites running on it now. Countless crummy plugins have been run through it, some themes depend on ...
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Update configured themes

Background: We've inherited care of a WP Networks install with many individualized sites. Most of them have some type of directly customized theme. If I begin updating themes, clients will lose ...
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Why is MySQL receiving such a large serialized object?

I have gotten a 20GB error log that has an entry of repetitive serialized objects that look like this: a:2:{s:8:\"schedule\";b:0;s:4:\"args\";a:0:{}}}i:1440184624;a:1:{s:32:\"...
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single sign on for wordpress multi site

I am having two wordpress site with multi site concept. I have configured all settings in wp-config.php and .htaccess files. After all still am unable to login in my network sites by using main site ...
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Create Custom Multisite User Role to Reduce Capabilities

I need to create a new role for my multisite install for our Technical Account Managers so that they are only able to create/edit/remove users and create/edit/remove sites. I'm pretty sure I've ...
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How can I remove the folder from a Multisite URL?

I necessarily have a multisite installation in a subfolder. For most of the Sites this is fine, but I would like to remove that folder entirely for another Site. Like so: http://example.com/banana/...
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Pagination with an array of post objects?

I am curious, I have the following code: foreach ($this->networkBlogs as $siteBlog) { switch_to_blog($siteBlog['blog_id']); foreach (get_posts() as $postObject) { ...
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Move existing WordPress install to Multisite

I would like to move my existing WordPress install to Multisite but unfortunately I've run into the redirect loop issue. I've been reading through the codex and realize that since my install has been ...
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How can you override the is_multisite check in wp-login.php for individual login/registration?

Here is my use case: I would like to create a WP SaaS for restaurant. I will maintain a 'white label' WP Multisite install so I do not need to upgrade WP/Plugins n times. Restaurant owners can sign ...
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How to have yearly versions of same site with different content (like yearly conferences)?

Past year I build a site for a yearly conference event. http://reunionterapeutica.gtpbarcelona.com/ The 2015 event has done yet. Now the client wants to archive the 2015 event content in a folder or ...
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Update post meta using save_post hook in multisite

I am trying to update a post meta field in a custom post type in Multisite. i am using the save_post hook to do so unsuccessfully. I don't know if the reason / cause is the multisite? or wrong use of ...
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Importing XML didn't finish, site is now inaccessible

I have a network of 12 sites, I tried importing an XML for the main site, and it was taking hours, so I simply closed the page. Today I find that I can't access this site, but I can access all the ...
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Nginx — Wordpress multisite with root folder in own directory

I have my Wordpress files in a directory called wed. I also have the following rewrite rules in my Nginx config: if (!-e $request_filename){ rewrite /wp-admin$ $scheme://$host$uri/ last; ...