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Information about Wordpress 4

Are there any details on when WP 4 will be released? Is it true it will be a fundamental re-write using considerable Ajax? I am really interested in the following issue which is reported as included ...
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After updage wordpress 4.4 to 4.5 nginx config works not properly

Permalinks (post name option) stop working (get 404 page with text "It seems we can’t find what you’re looking for. Perhaps searching can help.") after upgrade from 4.4 to 4.5. I use nginx as a ...
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Correct procedure for fixing broken WP sites after WP version update

What is the correct procedure for fixing a WP site that has broken due to a recent update to the latest WP version. Assuming there are no backups both locally or via the web host. Is it a case of ...
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WordPress core update fails - no issues with plugin updates

My WP installation does one-click plugin / theme updates without any hiccups, but updates to the core always fails. No specific reason is cited, except for a suggestion that it may be due to file ...
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Plugin Options Not Saving to Database in WP 4.5

WordPress 4.5 broke my plugin and there are no obvious clues why in the change log The plugin controls the visibility of menu items. Users select one or more countries and whether to show or hide the ...
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[&hellip appearing instead of […]

There is some problem with my wordpress website, instead of [...] I am getting [&hellip everywhere. I have changed the charset to UTF-8 but the problem persists. Any help would be appreciated. ...
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Relative security of different releases of WordPress

Since each major-version of WordPress (like 4.0 or 4.4) gets its own series of security updates (currently 4.0.10 or 4.4.2), are the updated newer major-versions significantly more secure than updated ...
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Determining WordPress' Version from the Host's Command Line?

Given that I can't access the dashboard/admin pages on my blog (that's a future question), and that I have shell access to my hosting server, can I find out the current version of WordPress from the ...
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How can I create a bash install script for my Wordpress sites setup (WP+plugins+theme)?

I build a lot of websites with Wordpress, and my initial setup is basically always the same : Latest version of WP Latest versions of about 5 plugins My naked development theme Instead of ...
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Post search not looking at post title since 4.4.2 upgrade

looks like searching for posts on my custom post type isn't checking in the title of the job anymore. Worked fine before the update but now only searches the post content. Any ideas? This is the ...
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Where can I get Wordpress Version in Dashboard?

On the botton of the dashboard WP proposes to upgrade to next version but it doesn't even show current version: does it show it somewhere else ?
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WordPress installation didn't install any default data and returned empty rows!

Here is how I stuck on the way of installing a fresh WP in my localhost. I tried installing a fresh copy of WP in my localhost using WAMP server. Everything is fine, like in the First step: I did ...
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WordPress update 4.4.1 redirect loop

I have updated the WordPress site from 4.2.9 to 4.4.1 today. Now, after update the home page is going into redirect loop. The inner pages/posts , admin dashboard and all works fine. Only issue is with ...
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Can't update database after wordpress update from 3.8.1 to 4.4.1

I have just updated wordpress 3.8.1 to 4.4.1. Tried to update in various ways: Before updating I have deactivated all the plugins and switched to the default theme provided by wordpress i.e. ...
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How to find out when Wordpress version last updated

I'm trying to troubleshoot a Wordpress site that has been automatically downloading minor version revisions. I can easily see which version of Wordpress it is using, and I can see on the main ...
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What's the point of the WP version generator?

Since so many people seem to "hate" it, what is the real use of generating the wp version in the page source and adding it in the js and css files?
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Switch from Beta Version to Stable Version

I am currently running a WordPress Beta Version on a new site I'm testing. Now, it's about time to go live and I was wondering what should I do in order to get back to the stable version of WordPress? ...
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Reverting from a newer version of WordPress to an older version

For some reasons I need to degrade WordPress version of a site (I understand that it is not a good practice to do and I can fall into many troubles by doing so) but I still need to do it for some ...
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Wordpress install enters an infinite loop

I am really struggling with this one - hopefully someone here can help... I am installing a brand new, fresh version of Wordpress v4.0 (A task I've performed easily 100+ times before without incident)...
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Production Site: Moving from WordPress RC to Final Release Version

Although it's not recommended, I'm planning to use the 4.4RC for a new production site (the new Twentysixteen theme is perfect for what I need). Once the final release version is out, what is the ...
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Wordpress multisite staging server sync

We have a Wordpress multisite installation with multiple sites on it. Obviously doing work directly on a live site is a big no no, so we want to setup a staging environment for the designers to test ...
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Update to older wordpress version from admin?

I have a Wordpress 2.7.x setup that I would like to migrate to the latest version 3.2.1, however I need to make a stepped-upgrade as some plugins need an older version first (3.0.6 IIRC). However ...
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Wordpress Update 4.3.1 [closed]

Hello there i have updated the wordpress to 4.3.1 now its showing me the following error please help Catchable fatal error: Object of class WP_Error could not be converted to string in /home1/...
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How to get all plugins and their version numbers from the local files?

I'm currently writing a script that is running on a server and is supposed to get information about a) the WordPress version b) the plugins c) the plugin versions. The WordPress version number is no ...
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Disable WP core updates but send email notification

Is there any way to disable WP core updates but to have notification email sent that WP update is available to install? I know that notification email about WP update is sent after the fact when WP ...
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Updating beyond WordPress 4.2.1 yields “allowed memory size exhausted”

I have a Windows Server running Plesk that has several WordPress sites. The PHP version on each is 5.5.26. One, which uses the defaults for PHP, updates to the latest (4.2.3) with no issues, while ...
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Error: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback

I have issue after upgrading my wordpress to 3.6 see below for errors which displays on wordpress admin panel not on front of website. Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a ...
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how can i take out the version in my main.css file? [duplicate]

I have the same problem as you, i am seing my old css file, after editing it, because at the end of the css call appears something like this: "css/main.css?ver=4.2.2. If i take out the part that says "...
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Updating WP 3.9.5 without destroying my website

I have a WP website version 3.9.5 that I want to update to the new version. It was installed in 2014 so I have the folder themes: twentytwelve, twentythirteen, twentyfourteen, and the folder of the ...
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Something may be wrong with WordPress.org error

I can't see my plugin as well as can't add new plugin in version 4.2.1 as well as version 4.0.1 so how I can fix it?? I tried everything but I can not fixed it. Error like this: An unexpected ...
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How to make alert for new version on theme options?

Let say my theme host on my server. User download my theme and use it. Now I want notify @ alert for new version of my theme. Example to show "New version has been release. Please download at ..." ...
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Remotely identify the version of a WordPress installation?

How does DD32's tool determine the WordPress version of an installation. Its not working fine for WP 3.1 but it doesn't uses meta generator tag or the readme.txt of WP. So what else can it be?
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Implement External API into Wordpress [closed]

I am trying to implement parts of an external api found here (http://api.football-data.org/alpha/soccerseasons/) into my wordpress theme. However I have no idea to get the data from X to Y. I have ...
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Wordpress updates 4.1 to 4.1.1 - Loops back to 4.1

Trying to update my wordpress site from 4.1 to 4.1.1 but when I press Update in WP-Admin. The update process starts and I get the "Congrats your now updated to 4.1.1" page but WordPress is stil at 4.1 ...
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Why are maintenance releases now auto-update? [duplicate]

When the recent 4.1.1 was released, I thought it must be an important security update, as it's going out to all sites automatically. Reading through the changelog, I found it actually doesn't mention ...
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Does the event 'wp_version_check' even exist? What is it doing?

In version 4.1 of /wp-includes/update.php around line 674, there's this line: add_action('wp_version_check', 'wp_version_check'); I searched through all the wordpress core files for a do_action('...
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Getting version number of latest Wordpress release

I want to find out the latest version of WordPress that is officially released. If possible, I'd like to get that version language specific for at least English and German. I could try and parse the ...
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4.1 upgrade seems to have broken my Calendar page

I upgraded yesterday to 4.1 and had my calendar of events page broke as a result. http://www.handinhandparenting.org/event_category/all/ I'm stumped as to what is causing the problem. Any help ...
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Post Query not working after updating to 4.1

After updating to Wordpress 4.1 I've noticed one of my more complex post queries has stopped working. It's querying from an events post type and returning posts with a standard timestamp of after ...
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Upgrading from Old Version to Latest Version

I just took over a WP single-site that is running version 3.2.1 I need to install and use a plugin that states "Requires: 3.8 or higher". I actually installed and activated the plugin to see what ...
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I Want to Get A Plugin Version Number Dynamically

Howdy, I recently cribbed W3TC to implement an "in-update" changelist display (very cool), in my plugin, but there's an awkward bit of code I'd prefer to avoid. If you look at the top of this file, ...
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Why does Wordpress 4.1 have an auto-update entry in wp_options?

Why exactly does Wordpress 4.0.1 want to upgrade to 4.1 automatically? To be specific, I see in wp_options table, in option with name _site_transient_update_core, a serialized array with an update, ...
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Cannot Update wp DB - Get 500 Error

I have this site on godaddy Failpeep.com , It started giving me this problem yesterday , When I tried to login to admin area , It 1st kept loading if I entered the correct password and took me to a ...
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There doesn't seem to be a wp-config.php file. Uploads are broken across three different environments

I have been searching in the various WordPress forums for an answer to this but every "resolved" issue pertains to an individual renaming something or upgrading something. I think my issue is unique ...
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WordPress sites got auto upgraded [duplicate]

With the release of WordPress 4.0.1 all my sites got auto upgraded even if none visited them and all those websites are behind browser authentication. My sites are not broken but I am just curious ...
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Cant Preview Drafts After WP 4.0 Update

I found one other thread on this, and tried the fixes, but none worked. I've updated a new client's site to WP 4.0, along with a new customized theme, and now we can't preview our drafts. When you ...
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How to revert back to older Wordpress version?

After updating to Wordpress 4, everything went haywire. I dont have any FTP credentials to download the wordpress files from the server. All I have with me is the login credentials to the Wordpress ...
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Gallery shortcode menu order fix no longer working on Wordpress 4.0

I currently use the pmc_gallery_menu_order_fix for setting the menu order for image attachments in galleries as seen here: Wordpress 3.5 Gallery Menu Order not set? With Wordpress 4.0, I am now ...
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upgrade v. 2.8.5 to latest version of wordpress

Is it possible to upgrade WordPress version 2.8.5 to 3.9.2? I am trying to upgrade but the WordPress give me the link to download the latest version of WordPress. If it is possible, how am I going to ...
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How to remove version and thank you message from the admin footer

I've used following codes and no luck 1 //Hide admin footer from admin function change_footer_admin () { return ' '; } add_filter('admin_footer_text', 'change_footer_admin', 9999); function ...