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Questions tagged [server]

From PHP-FPM, MySQL, MariaDB, Apache, Nginx and Lighttpd to other servers that allow to host and run WordPress. If you can remove "WordPress" from the question, your question probably is better asked on serverfault.com

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Getting past the Synology default web site when creating a web server

I have my Wordpress site hosted on my Synology at my local address of 192.168.1.3. I can access my website at that address with /wordpress. If I just use 192.168.1.3 or whatever my current public IP ...
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Internal Server Error after restoring MySQL databases

I just changed the host of my personal website, which is run using WordPress. I took a backup of my MySQL database before migration and uploaded the same backup to my new database. The website ...
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Apache using full RAM problem

I have a server with these specification: *CPU* Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU D-1520 @ 2.20GHz Cores : 8 Cache : 6144KB *RAM* 2x 16384MB *Hard Disk* 2 x 300 GB 2 x 2000 GB *Software* Ubuntu 14.04 Linux 3.14 ...
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Specific URL has 403 Forbidden status code

I'm debugging a Belgian WP website: slotenmakerbelgie.com. The problem is that I get a forbidden status on a specific URL: slotenmakerbelgie.com/error/ (with and without trailing slash at the end) I ...
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Saving <meta> string causes 404 HTTP error on some hosts

I have a strange problem reported by some users with various WordPress versions. I've tested this with vanilla WP 4.9.8 up to 5.1. I have no plugins activated. Whenever I submit a textarea or input ...
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CSS and JS not loading after uploading onto server

(Pretty new to WP/coding, sorry if I'm asking a weird question) Here's the problem: Had a local WP-project (using WAMP) uploaded via FTP (Filezilla) on W3W (host), but it get's me a Failed to load ...
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HTTP ERROR 500 after installing child-theme [Wordpress] [closed]

I just created and activated a child theme and now I'm getting the HTTP ERROR 500. I've deleted the child theme through FTP and still getting the error. Also tried changing wp-content/themes to wp-...
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Best WordPress Cloud Hosting Provider that allows installation of ffmpeg 4.0

I all. I have a couple of wordpress sites hosted with cloudways. I've generally enjoyed the service for the last 5 years with only a few hiccups, more so when i first started using them. Sites run ...
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Security: Critical backend outside of wordpress

For starters, apologies for my miserable knowledge of web development. I have been developing a simple website for my startup and have encountered some security concerns. Knowing my limited knowledge ...
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WordPress sub-directory on other server running on nginx?

I have main site running on node on instance and I used sub-directory to run WordPress on another instance nginx config location /eg-en/blog { proxy_pass http://{{Instance-Ip}}; } The ...
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How to solve “Updating failed” with 403 Error when trying to save a Site or Post in Gutenberg?

When I try to save my site in the Gutenberg Editor it just says "Updating failed". How to fix that?
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HA WordPress implementation question

I am looking forward to eliminate SPOF in my PHP/Nginx/MariaDB/Redis WordPress website. For this purpose, I am about to move from a single server to a more complex HA scenario that as far as I ...
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Admin-ajax.php 500 error when Add to menu is clicked in admin

In the WordPress(V 4.9.9) admin panel when I click the "Add menu item", the never ending spinning wheel starts and I get the admin-ajax.php 500 error in the console. The error is something as below ...
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Wordpress mod_rewrite not working on php fpm

Today I tried to change the webserver to php fpm and it is really very fast But there is a very serious problem I found when I installed Wordpress, when I changed the premalink to anything but the ...
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Gutenberg: unable to save attributes with ServerRender

I'm struggling since 3 hours with this problem and I do not see an end. Problem: I try to display a post_meta value in the Frontend with the ServerSideRender. The Value is Displayed in the Gutenberg ...
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3 different times on my Wordpress website

I have a wordpress website hosted at Hostgator (Brazil). The server shows the current correct time (in daylight saving time). In this example, the correct time is as below, ie 13h (America / São Paulo)...
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After moving a site to new hosting, not all images are showing in media library

I have moved my website to new hosting. The site was originally in public_html/websites/dcworldholding/newsite on my server, on the new server its in public_html/ Some images are showing but the ...
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Ajax call not working anymore

I had a few functions I was calling with ajax...basically, everything was working as expected and now it's not. I'm not sure what could be causing this problem. I have a button on my page like so: &...
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Unexpected behavior when trying to manually install Wordpress on macOS Sierra

Server Configuration macOS Sierra 10.12.6 Server App v5.3.1 (Websites Service is ON and serving other sites) mySQL v8.0.12 (Verified up and running) PHP v7.2.10 (Verified through phpinfo()) Wordpress ...
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Is there any service that I can automatically get an updated mysql in my local machine from online?

This is how I do to keep my local machine and my online version of Wordpress php files same as that of each other. Git to repository (either bitbucket or GitHub) Set a deployment service to the ...
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Moving my site from localhost to server - too many redirects

I want to move the site I was working on on localhost to a testing server. I have copied the database over as well as all the files. I want to be able to run my site from the testing server with the ...
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Optimized PHP & Wordpress settings for speed/performance?

I have a big site with several plugins that take up memory, a lot of requests to the server, etc. I've maxxed out my hosting to help account for this, but are there optimum PHP and Wordpress settings ...
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Trying to create a private area custom for each user where they upload images to a server [closed]

I have quite a bit of experience writing Python, but I'm trying to create a website for the first time using wordpress. I really like the user area that this site offers: https://www.ponoko.com/ and ...
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copy wordpress site files on new server

I need to copy a client's WordPress site onto my host's server. This website is for development purposes and I will give it a new URL. I have a copy of the wordpress/html files, but not the database. ...
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Wordpress Unexpected token < in JSON at position 0

All site ajax returns "Unexpected token < in JSON at position 0". Plugins, updates, editor don't work. Dashbord widget loads home page: There are no problems on another server.
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WordPress ACL (folder + permissions)

For certificate a web platform created with WordPress, they ask me to provide a snapshot of ACL maintained on application / configuration folder. Screenshot must clearly show who all have access to ...
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Set wp-content/uploads directory to another drive in local host Server

Suppose i have a WordPress local site in my C drive inside the inetpub and i want to move only upload folder to the another drive like F:\testupload\wp-content\uploads can it be possible to do and if ...
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Folder/File Permissions set to apache:apache, user can not longer has RWX permission in SFTP

i am sure this has been talked about a lot and i have googled this extensively find only half solutions to my problem. I am currently running apache(2) on Ubuntu 18.xx, with a number of different ...
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Server (VPS) is going down when editing a bigger wordpress article! (?)

how is that possible? I realise that nearly everytime when I edit a longer/ bigger wordpress article with much text my whole site is going down. Something by doing that cause an overloading of my VPS ...
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Plugin generates server overload

I wrote a plugin for Wordpress for a client. Now the customer writes the plugin would not work, because with accesses of 3 users the website generates a server overload. I can not imagine that this is ...
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wp-admin gives 403 forbidden behind reverse proxy

I host different domains on different web servers using 1 external IP address. To make this possible I use Apache as a kind of reverse proxy to forward exampleA.com to 192.168.2.1 and exampleB.com to ...
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Configure WordPress to listen on a port other than 80

Similar to changing localhost parameters, how do I serve web pages externally through a port other than port 80? Also similar to configuring Apache to listen to an alternate port. Of course, the ...
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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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Can (slow) Internet speed get you a 500 server error? [closed]

Not sure if my host or config fails sometimes or if my slow internet contributes to a server error (500).
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How to fix wordpress slow first time load (Local Server)?

Summary Accessing WordPress page for the first time took about 5-7s to load from a local server vs 300-500ms for subsequent page loads on any links. Approximately 10x slower for first time access ...
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Shortest script to install a WordPress webapp on Nginx

The following script is the one I use on Ubuntu-Nginx environments, to get a WordPress webapp up and running. I run it with a domain as an argument: bash ~/nwsm.sh example.com My question is what ...
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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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Preventing BFA in WordPress without using a plugin

I use Ubuntu 16.04 Nginx environment and SSHguard to prevent Brute Force Attacks (BFAs) on the machine VPS environment itself but I'm not sure how I could prevent BFAs on WordPress without using a ...
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Incorrect MIME type for assets with Valet

Using WordPress and Valet I am getting the following with CSS: Resource interpreted as Stylesheet but transferred with MIME type text/html Response Headers for CSS files: Connection:keep-alive ...
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Changing the server path

We have a WordPress multisite set up and working fine, but now the owner wants to change the server path to a different name. Will WordPress be able to automatically continue working with the new ...
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Wordpress theme works on linux servers but white screen after move to Xampp

I have a client who needed me to set up a test environment locally to test patches for his site before I moved them to production. I created a new WordPress install on XAMPP (windows machine) and ...
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Migrated from Windows to Linux. Any bulk methods for fixing case sensitivity?

I have a number of websites that were previously on a Windows IIS environment. We migrated them over to Linux and of course all of the links to media files are now broken because Linux is case ...
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Wordpress Site Running Extremely Slow on Dedicated Server

I have a wordpress site (link here) which runs the WooCommerce and WooZone Amazon Affiliates plugins. I have been working to optimise this site and get it running as quick as possible. Unfortunately, ...
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Manual Backup - How to save to Firefox or Chrome (instead of IE which brings up popup I can't get rid of)

It appears my question isn't in the list provided... My question pertains to doing the Export backup method and the .xml file saving to Internet Explorer which causes an automatic IE popup. (I use ...
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Creating Log-In Page for backend server

I've used Custom CSS and JS plug in to add gamesparks html and js to the page. You can visit it at www.martialparks.com I'm trying to initialize the sdk with the intent to send and receive ...
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URL problem in my site

Recently I publish my site. I moved my site form localhost to server. I change all config file but url site is redirecting for ohter url. The site only show the nav-bar and in the content part show ...
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How can I give someone server access to only duplicate and modify a site?

I have ab Ubuntu server running multiple WordPress instances. I'd like to give someone access to the server and allow them to (1) copy an existing site, (2) modify it, and (3) deploy it. However, I ...
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External cron job firing too many times

Wordpress' cron jobs seemed to cause some issues on our server, so I added this to the bottom of our wp-config.php: define('DISABLE_WP_CRON', 'true'); And added this using 'crontab -e': */15 * * * *...
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Check WordPress size on disk

Is there is any plugin or method to check how much wordpress size is on disk. Let's say I have two different directories (abc.com, abc.com/differentPath) on abc.com domain, and in both directories, ...
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Preserve Domain Alias

I have a single-site Wordpress installed on example.com. The DNS is configured so that www.example.com is an ALIAS of example.com. The client wants the user to see www. on their nav bar if they ...