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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 ...
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Errors using WAMP for local hosting site and Dreamweaver to edit theme

I would like to make offline edits the theme of my live wordpress site using Dreamweaver. Setup: Running Windows 10 64-bit and Wamp 64-bit and have exported my database from the live site to the ...
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Moving Wordpress site from local PC to local Mac

I'm trying to move my site from my house to my workplace and it's proving imposible. I tried with Duplicator, and supposedly you only need to create a new database, go to your localhost and execute ...
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Cloned site not connecting to database - MAMP

First off, I'm a WordPress noob, so I apologize if there is an easy solution. I'm trying to get a live website working on my local MAMP environment. I've successfully cloned the git repo into the ...
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Localhost WordPress not recognizing my online WordPress account

I just downloaded and installed XAMPP and WordPress to be able to create and edit my websites in my local machine, but I have a problem. In the WordPress installation process I was requested to create ...
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hosting a wordpress site locally to my team

I am trying to host a wordpress blog to my team in my company (max 30 people). I would add/edit my content in admin mode and the team who are in same network are supposed to see the content whenever ...
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Switching from editing on directly on remote server to PHPstorm local development?

I was recently told that my workflow would be improved if I switched from using emacs to edit the files on a staging server directly to using PHPstorm to make changes to my website. I am fairly lost ...
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My home page is still showing link “localhost” [duplicate]

Please I have created my site and hosted it..all links and pages are working fine, but when I want to go back to homepage from another page it creates an error, I discovered the page address is ...
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Why is local wordpress install calling live site executions?

I recently installed Apache/MySQL/phpMyAdmin and WordPress on my mac so I could have a dev environment for my live wordpress site. Shortly after installing and setting up a local version of my live ...
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localhost:8889/ downloading files

first time trying something like this, made my path to here from tutorials but after long hours of research there is no way that I can solve this by myself. I am installing WordPress locally through ...
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How to transfer /wordpress folder from one Mac to another

I'm currently using Bitnami WordPress on Mac OS, to develop locally my new website, before uploading to the live server. I'd like to copy the work-in-progress WP website from one Mac to another. I ...
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Unable to log in to localhost wp-admin page on XAMPP server

I am a newbie who recently start working on XAMPP and I am unable to access wp-admin on XAMPP server localhost. While installing WordPress, it asked me for user name and password too but when I am ...
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All includes are pointing at local host

I have just transfered my wordpress site from a local host to my web host via FTP. I can load up my home page using my domain but no CSS or JS are being loaded, looking at the console I can see it ...
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Saving Permalinks Results in 403 MAMP (Windows)

I am trying to setup a local environment on my Windows 10 machine (to knock out some overtime) but keep running into a problem. Let me start with my environment workflow on Mac OSX... I have developed ...
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Wordpress not working on localhost

I downloaded a website from live to local. I want to run it. But when I open it on localhost, it redirects me to live url. I have made changed to DATABASE wp_options table and replaced live URL with ...
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Wordpress themes incomplete installation or installation problem

when i install a theme it appears to be completely different and doenst shows contents which are supposed to be there. And nothing happens if a do changes from dashboard appearance and customize. ...
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Database connection issue migrating live site to local host

Banging my head against the wall for a few days here. I have a multi site install live and am trying to pull it down to a localhost on my network since the site isn't active and I want to preserve it....
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Locally installing wordpress. Database problem

After installing XAMPP on my local machine (Windows 10), I proceeded to unzipping the wordpress files. In the last step I access http://localhost/WP, enter my details and click on install wordpress. ...
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Cant view wordpress after install

I installed wordpress on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (with latest versions of php and mysql, and apache2). After installing, I am unable to view my wordpress on localhost. I want to host my WP site locally and ...
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cannot log in to the mysql server (wamp and wordpress)

When I run wamp (an offline webserver) and then run phpmyadmin, user and password are asked. I haven't used wamp in a while so basically I forgot user and password. I've followed some guides like this ...
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error importing localhost export file to server

I've built a wordpress site through a WAMP local host server and have exported it onto a single SQL file. I've installed wordpress onto my third party server but when I try to import this file onto ...
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OSX El Capitan local install Maximum upload file size: 2 MB But php.ini set to 64M

Brand new site. Not MU. No matter what I do, I cannot get a file uploaded that exceeds 2MB. I'm running a localhost server with WordPress 4.3.1 I've modified both relevant settings in the the site's ...
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how to open my existing site on mamp

I've got mamp working but can't access my site. I created the DB cheaptubes_com, a user and I successfully imported the DB. I have a copy of information_schema DB but can't find how to import it and I ...
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Tunnel only specific folder/directory with ngrok

I want to tunnel only 1 folder/directory. Can I achieve this with ngrok? I'm using xampp and most of my projects are WordPress websites. I don't want the person with the link to see all my other ...
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Migrating a live WordPress website to a Local Server: why some elements of the website are missing?

After many many hours (days, actually) trying to migrate a live WordPress website to a local server, I'm finally getting things to work. One really annoying thing was that some elements of the website ...
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WordPress Permissions on my Local with Docker

I'm using docker and docker compose to install WordPress on my localhost and everything is working fine however i'm having problems when uploading new media and installing themes, new plugins e.t.c. ...
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Wordpress Font Install / MAMP LocalHost

I have downloaded a Google web font (Poppins) and converted it to the necessary @font-face formats (.woff, .woff2, .eot, .svg, .otf). I have placed these files locally on my Wordpress site in ...
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Problem moving my WordPress live site to localhost

I downloaded all the contents of my WordPress site (from httpdocs) into a folder C:\xampp\htdocs\test-site. My XAMPP/Apache runs at port 8080. I also downloaded a dump.sql file of the database and ...
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Where can I see MySQL hostname and port for wp-config.php

Right now in my wp-config.php I have this line: /** MySQL hostname */ define('DB_HOST', 'localhost:3306'); I see that the default installation of Wordpress configures the file just with the host, ...
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Localhost: WordPress redirecting to a different URL

Just installed an existing WordPress on my localhost (MAMP) to check for a few images issues. However, when I visit: localhost:8888/wordpress/ I'm redirected to: localhost/wordpress/ Which is not ...
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Developing on localhost remove “index.php”

I am trying to develop Wordpress on my local Ubuntu laptop. On the remote production and staging servers, I can access a page like this via the browser: http://remoteDomain.com/somepage/ On my ...
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Localhost port is missing on some links after downgrading MAMP [closed]

I downgraded to MAMP after trying MAMP pro, everything is fine except some of the links don’t have localhost port; eg…localhost/about, when it should be localhost:8888/about. Some of the links include ...
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Can't see login page after migration

I already have an existing website on live server. I want to setup on local machine. Following Steps has been taken: Download whole website Place whole code under htdocs/mywp Change the database ...
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Error migrating from live website to localhost

I'm trying to move a Wordpress installation in a web hosting to a localhost installation for development. I followed this tutorial (Section Manually Move a Live WordPress Site to Local Server, for now ...
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WordPress migration from live server to localhost having 404 error? [closed]

I'm trying to have a copy of my WP site from live server to localhost and have followed all the steps on tutorials I could find, but I seem to get a 404 error at the end. I am using XAMPP and Windows ...