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How to replace the domain name in a Wordpress database?

I have a Wordpress database which was installed in a development environment... thus, all references to the site itself have a fixed IP address (say 192.168.16.2). Now, I have to migrate that database ...
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18answers
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WPSE Plugin Repository: The plugins that came out of WP-Answers

Link your WPSE-Plugins If you answered a question and made a plugin out of your code, than this is your place to share it. The Idea: An old comment from @MikeSchinkel during the beta phase where he ...
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2answers
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unable to use my wordpress site after moving

I downloaded my wordpress site and using it on localhost, but I couldn't. I changed my url in mysql db and followed this . still I do not have access to my website or wp-admin. I have https://...
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1answer
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Local and live synchronized dev and production environment [closed]

First sorry for my bad english :) I'm a beginner of wp and I wonder how to manage/synch the follow dev environment : - Local and live dev (local server xampp and staging subdomain dev.mywebsite.ext) ...
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10answers
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What process do you use for WordPress development? [closed]

I'm interested in how other people develop themes and plugins for WordPress. To me, the in-browser editor in the admin panel just doesn't cut it. Currently, I'm just using an IDE with a PHP plugin (...
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4answers
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Database synchronization between dev/staging and production

I have a problem with WordPress database synchronization between development and production and I am wondering how other people solving it. I am aware about this question but it doesn't really cover ...
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3answers
259 views

Do you have any effective strategies for launching a v2 of a WP site?

My team and I are working with a client who has an existing WordPress site with a fair bit of content and a custom theme they built. It is a group blog, meaning it has several bloggers all around the ...
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1answer
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Installation question

I am a brand new developer to wordpress and about to begin work on a client's website that is already up and running. The site is very simple, it is more-or-less just a brochure with very little use ...
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3answers
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Maintaining synced staging/production WP sites

This is a more general question about WP website best practices. An issue I encounter with many of my clients is maintaining two identical WP installs (staging and production). They insist on seeing ...
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3answers
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Wordpress database synch between dev and prod

Question has been asked before about how to synchronize files as well as the database between two Wordpress installations. For the database level, the answer is usually to basically dump one ...
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4answers
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What is the best method to export local WordPress installation and import to live server?

I've been building a website using Wordpress for the couple of weeks on my localhost. My plan was to export it when I'm done and then import it onto the live server. Today I found out a couple of ...
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6answers
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Most Flawless Way To Transfer from Dev to Prod [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Easily Move a WordPress Install from Development to Production? So I've been working with WordPress for a while now and I usually develop locally and then upload everything to ...
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1answer
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Developing, Testing and Releasing

How do you develop, test and deploy-to-live your Wordpress sites? Its always a bit of a faff I find, especially where databases are concerned - mainly due to the fact that having a testing site needs ...
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4answers
2k views

Migrating WP site to another URL

We are planning to change the domain name of our website.We are not changing the host but creating a new domain and will close/redirect all traffic to new domain (there will be not update on the old ...
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2answers
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Contents of HTML editor mangled after multiple UPDATES

In a perfect world, WordPress would take what I enter into the HTML editor and write it verbatim into the post/page document received by the browser. Disabling wpautop has already helped me slightly ...

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