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Uploading website to live causing problems to plug-in and layout

Good day! I am still learning on how to use wordpress. I have created my website in localhost then wanted to update my live site using my newly created website from localhost. I noticed that when I ...
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How to migrate a subsite from one multisite network to another?

I have a multisite network setup on my laptop as wp.dev. I have a production multisite network on my hosting provider as wp.example.com. I would like an easy way to push/pull subsites from one of ...
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Move wordpress files from one pc to another pc contents showing error

Good day! I am creating a wordpress page in our school as an activity, I wanted to continue everything in my home so I backed-up the database from phpmyadmin and the wordpress folder from htdocs. ...
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Hosting a seperate wordpress project on localhost

I currently have a Wordpress project that I've set up to run on localhost in /var/www/html. I'm using a LAMP stack. I want to start another wordpress project, and I've been reading a little bit ...
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Domain Mapping for a sub-directory multisite network structure on localhost

I have created a multisite network using the subdirectory structure on localhost using XAMPP. I need help with regards to Domain Mapping and then migrating to the production server The multisite ...
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Other devices on same network unable to access Wordpress localhost setup

I have wordpress installed in a sub-directory "www" on my laptop using XAMPP 7.3.0-0 (OS: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Desktop). On my laptop, I can access it through http://localhost/www/ or http://192.168.8....
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Wordpress can't be reached on uWAMP when I change from port 80

I can't use port 80 in my college and I need a mysql database and a version of wordpress for a college assignment. So when I change from port 80 to 801 (Or any port) I can't access Wordpress. I tried ...
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Page 404 Error on Localhost

I am currently working on my localhost and the problem is that all the wordpress related urls would direct me to error 404 page not found but somehow i can still access my website which still ...
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change wordpress upload url to subdomain on xampp local

Firstly, I am sorry for bad English Language I want to make a site using wp on local with xampp 3.2.2 (win10) To avoid future problems (e.g changing domain after moving to live or changing media ...
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Why don't WP themes download completely on my localhost (XAMMP)?

When I active a WP theme, it does not completely download. The theme is not reproduced exactly (no graphics, no background, etc.). I was expecting a WYSIWYG. The widgets,etc. appear as random ...
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Why will WP Themes not download completely to localhost (XAMMP)?

Activated WP themes show no graphics. The theme appears in "outline" form. Running on my computer as localhost. Should I be looking at errors in my XAMPP file, etc. Thank you.
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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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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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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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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 ...