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A 500 internal server error is generic, for when a more specific message is not available.

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500 Internal Server Error after attempting to switch from subdirectory to addon domain

directory site that was hosted at https://example.com/mysubdir Now, I purchased a new domain and added it to my shared hosting account as an add-on domain. To change the domain settings, I did the ...
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HTTP 500 error after plugin install

I use WordPress 4.9.1 with the theme Newsmag. I tried to install some additional plugins, like bbPress and Media Library Folders. These are popular and common plugins, but after installation, I got ...
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How to Fix “Are You Sure You Want to Do This”, while uploading my theme?

While uploading my theme is live server it shows this message "Are You Sure You Want to Do This". My theme contain visual composer and revolution slider,But interesting thing is when I upload the ...
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Using the child theme functions.php to change the customizer.php on parent theme

I'm trying to add a second logo option to the customizer.php of the parent theme using the functions.php from the child theme. But, I'm getting a 500 Internal Server Error. What am I doing wrong? ...
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Wordpress HTTP 500 Error “page isn’t working”

Last week I came across "HTTP 500 error" on my website and i managed to solve it by deleting all folders in theme directory and then reinstalling theme from admin panel. Today I faced same issue. I ...
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My WP Website Shows HTTP ERROR 500

My website keeps showing HTTP ERROR 500 and I'm not sure what's causing it Website URL I tried a couple of debugging ideas like removed my .htaccess and renaming the Plugins folder, but still no ...
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Flush rewrite rules when every page gives 500 error?

Ok, this is embarrassing. I created an infinite loop on every page using the following rewrite rule: add_rewrite_rule('.', 'home/', 'top'); I have no idea how to undo it, as every page, including ...
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Unable to access website admin page - 500 error - how to change landing page

Help is required to solve a problem created by a stupid mistake. Our website is hosted by Godaddy and created with Wordpress. It had been set up and running smoothly for long. Recently We wanted to ...
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Getting HTTP error 500 after migrating a website

I recently migrated my wordpress website and now I am getting http error 500. The debugg log says: PHP Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function update_option() in /home/sweetsixsteen/...
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WordPress session times out - but doesn't log out?

Since migrating our WordPress site to a new webserver, we have had issues where users are apparently getting logged out...but yet aren't. What I mean is, on our old server, users would sometimes get ...
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PHP Fatal error: Call to a member function locale() on a non-object

It is all started after I updated some of the plugins in my Wordpress site. Right now I'm getting an Http Internal 500 Error when I try to access WordPress dashboard. Error at my error log file in ...
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500 Internal Server Error when updating htaccess

I'm using a quiz plugin for WP which caused a 504 Gateway Timeout after adding too many questions. The developer told me to update my .htaccess file with the following code: php_value max_input_vars ...
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HTTP 500 Error after Creating Shortcode

I was attempting to mimic the shortcode for a previously created button so that I could change the text and url destination. I copied and pasted the code within the php file while utilizing the ...
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500 Internal Errors

I am working on updating my current Eduma theme to the newest version (3.0.9.1) I currently have version 3.0.7. I am running WordPress 4.7.5. However, while running the update I get Update Failed: ...
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I changed a server and a domain in the same time and the site brings error 500 in the browser

I moved a site from one server to another and it doesn't go up (500 http error) even though: DB is uploaded with the same DB-name, DB user-name, and DB password. wp-config.php has the same respective ...
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500 error after wp_insert_post

The insert post works correctly, but then afterwards get a 500 internal server error for some reason, tested on a simple localhost site on my computer but error does not occur. :- global $user_ID; $...
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wordpress upgrade from 4.2.1 to 4.7.3 500 error

For some reason, WordPress wont let me automatically upgrade, so i am going down the manual root. I have uploaded the contents of wp-admin and wp-includes, backing up the previous folders. When ...
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Take input from form and pass it to function using a wp-plugin

Edit: I have fixed my original issue, please skip to the body for my last remaining issue. I need to make a plugin. That displays an input field to the user, takes that input field data and passess ...
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504/502 errors plauging our site

One of our sites keeps going offline and I'm running out of ideas. It's a wordpress site built with the Avada theme and it's goal is to server as a calendar of events using The Events Calendar plugin. ...
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Activating Child Theme Breaks Website, Blank Page, Error 500

UPDATE: Solved! (02/06/17) Thanks to everyone who helped give insight into this issue! What Caused the Problem? The root of the problem turned out to be that I copied the whole parent theme folder ...
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Wordpress mails being sent from @locahost and being rejected

I'm having a weird issue with the email from name being set as @localhost when I send mails from a site. Im running on Nginx and PHP7. Its consequently being rejected so I get a 500 on user ...
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Derive child theme from separate theme

Right now, I have a website that is using the Genesis theme. I'm trying to create a child theme, except I don't want to go through all the work of that. At the moment, I've downloaded a normal theme - ...
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Timthumb error 500 on multiple requests - not on single load

I'm getting a lot of error 500 related to timthumb.php on my site. After some time debugging, I realized that, if I access the URL directly, it would work: http://www.domain.com/wp-content/themes/...
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Wordpress HTTP 500 Error

I'm getting a HTTP 500 Error on my website. Not sure what it could be. But when I refresh the page, everything works correctly. Here goes the exact error The www.brothas.online page isn’t working ...
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full blog working fine but post-new.php throwing 404

I'm getting a really weird error. My entire blog works perfectly, except for the post-new.php page (Posts -> Add New). I have debugging turned on via the config file but nothing shows in the debug....
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Plugin PHP file gives error 500 [closed]

I have created a plugin with a form to send a post request to a custom PHP file, but when I send the form, I get a 500 error. To verify and ascertain that the error is not originating from my code I'...
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A SINGLE Post Giving an “Under Maintenance” Message

There is no hidden maintenance file to delete, the entire website is working fine except for 1 post. The post URL gives the message Briefly unavailable for scheduled maintenance. Check back in a ...
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500 Internal server error after changing php version

I recently uploaded a new wordpress website on a hosting service (with cpanel). I tried to change the php version because the wp theme gave me some errors on mobile but after i changed the php version ...
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PHP Fatal error: Call to undefined function WP_Filesystem() [closed]

"internal server error" wp-content/themes/xxxxxx/inc/custom-functions.php on line 529
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/wp-admin/ 500 error

A WordPress site we have been working on for a client suddenly started throwing a 500 error in wp-admin after we moved the site. We can access /wp-login.php and login, but as soon as we do, it throws ...
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.htaccess file redirecting to parent directory

I am creating separate WordPress installations in several subdirectories of one domain. At first I was getting a 500 Server Internal error.. so I created the .htaccess file and uploaded it to each ...
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How to get a Custom 500 Error Page to show?

I created a 500.html file and would like to get this page loaded for my wordpress site. I'm running on XAMP localhost for now, but I've never done this sort of thing before and would like to be able ...
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Wordpress Install - “end of script output before headers” when running simple php script

I have a multi-site Wordpress installation for a client, and for one of the forms I need to do some manual database interaction as the feature is separate. The problem I'm having however, is that any ...
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Calling a wp_query $posts causes a 500 error

I had a very basic wp_query, below: // WP_Query arguments $args = array ( 'post_type' => array( 'post' ), 'post_status' => array( 'draft' ), 'posts_per_page' ...
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Weird Cron Error

So my wordpress site keeps going down from a 500 error, about once a day now. The entire site, including the wp-admin, will go down and stop responding to all requests with a 500 error. If I enable ...
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Unable to edit the “customize” section and the “widget” section is populating unknown code

My WordPress site is experiencing some major issues. I am getting a 500 server error when attempting to change the "customize" side bar, and the "widget" section is acting really weird (populating ...
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Blog page Server error 500 with stick post loop in query.php

Using sticky post on site near about 5000 sticky post i have. In wp-includes/query.php here i have bellow snippet code.on line 3748 to 3760.If i comment this code the blog page work properly. if ...
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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 do I Turn This Into An if statement?

PHP noob here. I've got this query I've written to get the information of all child pages of the page you're currently on: <?php $pages = get_pages('child_of=...
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My homepage is gone but header is still there

I just updated a page on the website, not the homepage, and then clicked to view the change. It was fine, but when I clicked to navigate to the homepage the only thing that was showing was my header ...
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How to resolve 500 error in post listing page?

I am getting a 500 error in only post listing page. I checked code in admin and found this hook creating a problem: admin_head-$hook_suffix When I remove this hook, page works fine. How can I ...
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PHP Shortcode - 500 error

I have been working on a shortcode with help from this article: http://code.tutsplus.com/tutorials/create-a-shortcode-to-list-posts-with-multiple-parameters--wp-32199. I have tried to do what the ...
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WordPress displays 500 error on PHP errors

For some reason WP is showing a generic 500 Internal Server Error page when I have PHP errors in my code. I have set WP_DEBUG to true, and the following settings in my php.ini file: error_reporting = ...
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How to Fix Wordpress 500 Internal server error due to custom post type

I am using couponXL theme for my site. Everything is working correct but except one ie., custom post type. In the theme , there is a plugin called CouponXL custom post type. This plugin is included to ...
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Disable Garbage Collection? [closed]

I have a WP site which creates 500's errors for about 2% of Apache requests (mostly bots and crawlers). I'm not able to stack trace most of those requests with 500's neither to PHP or MySQL errors as ...
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Wordpress migration ended with 500 Error page on pages excluding homepage

I migrated wordpress form my localhost to two different places: 1) Home localhost with same attributes, name of database, directory paths and database passwords 2) Hosting directory with different ...
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Permalinks setting raises 500.0 error

We were changing our wordpress site to use pretty links, but discovered that it broke old links. We tried to revert our changes, but whenever we open up /wp-admin/options-permalink.php (and only that ...
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What might cause a POST to wp-admin/async-upload.php to return JSON >and< HTML?

In the media tab, upload of a valid image file results in display of "HTTP error". Reload of the media tab shows that the image did upload and resize, though. Browser debug tools show that on upload,...
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Plugins don't show up after renaming plugins folder

I had to rename the wp-content/plugins folder, because I had this error 500 issue, when trying to access the /wp-admin path. Then I logged in and renamed the wp-content/plugins folder again. Now the ...
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get_home_path() returning error 500

I'm using get_home_path() because i need to store a file from a temporary directory to an archive folder (i'm doing this using php's copy() function). The problem is that get_home_path() returns me ...