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wordpress not loading on localhost [closed]

I have a localhost website bm.ourdomain.local on our Mac machine (running AMPPS). It has an entry in /etc/hosts: <local IP> bm.ourdomain.local It has an entry in /Applications/AMPPS/Apache/...
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WP Asking for FTP Credentials with XAMPP Localhost

Total newbie here. I'm a pretty good user of applications, but have never written a single line of code. Installed XAMPP and WP, purchased a template from Envato and plan on working on it over the ...
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Custom permalink gives 404 error only in some pages

Some pages of my Wordpress don't work after creating a custom permalink for products URL in my localhost environment. Home page works, but for example /contact page returns 404. If I look at Apache ...
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Domain Pointing to www.domain.com:8888

I have uploaded my website through FTP and database to mysql, the domain is now showing www.domain.com:8888 and seems to be pointing to my local host still. how do i redirect this to tell it to now ...
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How to get my localhost wordpress to my domain with cpanel?

I've tried multiple online guides to try and get my localhost wordpress site onto the domain but i can't get it right. I have CPanel open and a domain set up and i can see Softaculous has a WordPress ...
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can’t import media into local network site

I have migrated some remote sites to their .local version, e.g. test.example.com > test.example.local After that, I created a dev.example.local site, in multisite mode using subdomains. I created ...
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MAMP Mac to Windows

I want to transfer my all of ( wordpress ) sites from MAMP server to Window ( probably WAMP/XAMPP ). How can I do that. I have copied all the sites from old server to new server ( web server's root ...
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Replace “http://localhost:8888/” by website URL in Wordpress

Due to some recent security breach, I had to replace my website on the server with all the new local files. Question: Now I see "http://localhost:8888/" string in my blog posts ( e.g. image sources ...
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Redirecting connection from IP to localhost

I'm running localhost server on xampp. I 'm connecting properly with my host computer from other devices with IP address but once i go into wordpress directory i got redirected. Every device i was ...
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Woocommerce product page 404 not found

I don't know what else to try to fix this, i am working on localhost with laragon and i get 404 not found when i go to product link, the url is the same as permalink which i have /%postname%/ and ...
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Dashboard error 404 in new site on new multisite network

I made a new installation of wordpress using XAMPP, in my local computer. Main site is working OK (that means that I can access the common starter blog and it's dashboard). When I create a new site (...
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Best Practice for Syncing Local Development With Staging Development [closed]

My team and I focus on custom functionality locally using MAMP on a few Wordpress projects while our graphics guy who works on the styling, typography and layout settings works on the staging ...
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Wordpress loading very slow on MAMP Pro [closed]

I've just installed MAMP and MAMP Pro on my Mac system and my Wordpress install is running extremely slow on MAMP Pro (much slower than it would on a remote server). The actual content of the site ...
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Wordpress redirecting to 127.0.0.1 when accessing the site from a remote device

I've installed a Wordpress site on my local Apache Ubuntu 18.04 server with a fixed IP 192.168.100.150. The website is working fine locally (localhost/wordpress), but when I try to open the site from ...
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How to move a WordPress Localhost straight to an online site?

I have read several guides including this one which talk about creating a live server which is hosted. I don't require a custom domain and are happy having it named mysite.wordpress.com. If I am ...
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modifying htaccess for localhost with a custom port

I have a live instance of wordpress which I'm attempting to spin up on my local machine using xampp. A brief summary of steps to where I'm currently at: configured xampp to use a custom port (8012) ...
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Migrating WP site to localhost using Duplicator

I'm new to Wordpress, and I set up a test installation on FreeHostingEU.com. I decided to move to a different host (still to be decided), so I wanted to migrate the site to my local server. I first ...
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WordPress on localhost redirecting to unknown ip

I'm very new to WordPress development so forgive me if this question has already been covered. I recently installed WordPress on my localhost. I wanted to access this website folder from a remote ...
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Accessing WordPress website on localhost through remote ip

I have enabled port forwarding and am able to access any folder in my htdocs folder. However, as soon as I try to access any folder that has WordPress installed in it from a remote network, it changes ...
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Working locally with remote DB not working with multisite

My usual set up in my wp-config for working locally with my remote DB is as follows: define('WP_HOME','http://mysite.local'); define('WP_SITEURL','ttp://mysite.local'); define('LIVE_SITEURL', '...
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Moving website from localhost to existing website without altering existing live theme

Current situation : I have wordpress website called publishingnext.in which is hosted on one.com I have built another complete website on localhost called conference. What i want guidance for: I ...
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Running local copy of an old Wordpress site on MAMP

Running local copy of an old wordpress site on MAMP Hi there, I need to update some stuff on an old WP site, which I plan on doing locally. I am able to run the latest default version of Wordpress ...
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Turnkey Wordpress local dev - changing networks causing absolute URL issues

I've got a local instance of Turnkey Linux Wordpress running in VirtualBox and have recently been on several different works. Turnkey Wordpress sets the site host based on the server http host. So at ...
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403 Forbidden home on localhost with nginx server

I install wordpress in nginx server on my localhost using debian OS, install is normally. But I only can login to my dashboard using localhost/statistik/wp-admin/index.php not in localhost/statistik/...
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Transfer Wordpress intranet site from my pc to the company local server

I'm developing an intranet site with WordPress, and I'm hosting it locally using XAMPP (running on my office PC). Can someone tell me step by step how can I: Transfer the intranet site from my PC ...
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Point git local repo to wordpress MAMP server hosted locally, full functionality, manually exclude sensitive files

i have a wordpress instance running locally and hosted on a MAMP Server (https://www.mamp.info/en/.) I am working with a previously developed custom theme that I would like to modify to my liking. ...
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Absolute Hyperlinks in Wordpress Website Will Not Work In the Local Server

3/26: I created the Wordpress website on a live server. I downloaded a copy to my XAMPP server. I exported the database and created a local one. I modified the wp-config.php file to connect to it. ...
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Menu Items fail to save correctly, cause reset of related page metadata

I've got a wordpress site using MAMP on localhost. Everything's running fine, right up until I try to modify the menu. The menu has about 34 items on it, mostly pages, with a few custom links (...
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Local version of a Wordpress site - SSL/HTTPS enforced?

I am trying to setup a local version of a website that is live, I have downloaded the files and database and believe it is all ready and sorted, but I am having an issue whereby the site is trying to ...
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Woocommerce products not visible anymore on products page when transferred on localhost

I need to make some changes on a site but when I transfer it to localhost, the products page is empty. If I go to my products section, I can see them. I can also see them individually as a web page. ...
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How do I correctly configure my AMPPS localhost to use subdomains for multisite?

I set up the site network to use subdomains locally (on Windows 10 AMPPS) and my hosts file has: 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.0.1 www.wooco.dev 127.0.0.1 bumbashop.wooco.dev C:\Program Files (x86)\...
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403 Forbidden with gutenberg

I have installed Gutenberg on a simple, local WP site. I have installed and activated the plugin but whenever I try to make a change to a post, I get the updating failed warning. Checking in the dev ...
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WP 5-minute Install Error: “Waiting on Localhost…” ---why does this happen?

I installed WordPress on localhost using MAMP many times without a problem. Today WordPress froze halfway through a fresh local install and I don't know why. Thinking something was out of a date, I ...
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Search and Replace in Windows XAMPP site

In my Ubuntu VPS, to search and replace in a DB of a site I do for example: cd /var/www/html/example.com sudo wp search-replace "http://" "https://" --all-tables Yet in Windows 10 I use XAMPP and ...
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wordpress multisite duplicator plugin clon to localhost(xampp) but image not show

I duplicate my wordpress network site (with duplicator pro plugin) to my localhost every things is good except image not show !! when i right click on image to find the image path ! the path is ...
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Wordpress & WooCommerce: Localhost, Staging and production environments and how to sync them without losing data

I'm working on my first WooCommerce site for an e-commerce shop I'll be launching hopefully in January (I should say that I've been working with Wordpress since the very beginning, so I'm not new to ...
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Where to store the images of a custom WordPress theme?

I am creating a custom theme. If I add a picture to the footer for example and the picture is in the folder of the theme, the picture does not display. If I put it in the main wordpress folder it ...
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How do I set up a local version of my https wordpress site for testing and development using MAMP

I have a production wordpress website that has a SSL Certificate and I have duplicated it onto my Mac and am trying to set up a testing environment but I can't view it in my browser. I get the ...
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mamp localhost not picking up wp-login

looking for some help moving my wordpress site to a new Mac. I've exported my database through phpmyadmin on the original device and imported it on the phpmyadmin on my new device. I've also copied ...
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Why can't other people in same network view wordpress built in localhost?

I am currently developing my own wordpress website, and I am hosting it locally using XAMPP using bitnami. So, my friend on same network try to open url http://172.25.60.107/wordpress/lm_ppt/ but it ...
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How do I quickly move between 2 local installations and keep them in sync?

I'm a designer working on my first CMS website. I like to develop on my netbook at the coffee shop, but recently I've been starting to get into graphics heavy content stuff that would be easier to ...
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How do I access a remote database with a local MAMP development install?

Okay so I have a wordpress website that I've been developing locally on my netbook. I want to be able to develop it both on my netbook and on my desktop so in order to ease the process and not have to ...
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Testing localhost WordPress site over LAN with iPad, iPhone

1 down vote favorite I am developing a Wordpress theme that requires testing with multiple devices over my local network. I use the localhost server XAMPP which runs apache on port 80. When I access ...
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Local Wordpress from Git repo, where to set document root?

I was given a repository for Wordpress project, and need to run it locally, I'm using Mamp. Where do I set the document root to? I don't see an index.php file in root of the repo, but there is a /wp-...
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Root Sage theme styles are not working!

One of the websites that I'm working with has a custom build theme using Sage Roots. It works just fine on the live site and I was trying to setup it up in my localhost to work with it. For some ...
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Unable to install and upload theme due to php.ini file [closed]

Issues with uploading my theme to localhost using WAMP Server on Windows 7 Home version. I've changed the limit to 635mb in the php.ini. However, there seems to be TWO php.ini files. These are ...
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Row background image not showing in mobile browser served from wamp local host

I am developing a website using wampserver on localhost and I am trying to view my site on mobile on my local network. I changed the home and site URL in Settings > General from http://...
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Locally Developing a wordpress website, cant get images to display?

I'm currently trying to make a website on WordPress locally using XAMPP, I have started a website but i can't make the images display like i do when developing on a host (this is my first local WP ...
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Local installation is broken

Yesterday I asked here how can I upload the whole installation to a server and I changed "localhost" to "website.com" locally and after that I changed it back to "localhost" but now I try to see a ...
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Wordpress Workflow localhost to staging to live - Help

I am struggling to establish a clean workflow with Wordpress. I have three different environments in my workflow which are localhost, staging and live. The general idea : I want to work on my ...