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What do I do if my WordPress site is suddenly sanitizing portions of URLs it shouldn't?

Nobody has touched wp-admin for this site in weeks. Suddenly, URLs are being sanitized in ways that break everything. The question marks of query parameters are being replaced with URL escape code %3F,...
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Potential file permissions obstacle needing solution

tinkering around with manual wordpress installing on freebsd 12, installs just fine but having some issues when it comes to the plugins. I can actually install and activate them, two different ones, ...
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HTTP 500 error when updating a page

We got a Wordpress site, designed by an external contractor a couple years ago. https://playbacktheatre.com.au We recently (Dec 2019) changed hosting providers in search of a better service. After ...
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Site downloads files instead of loading them

Until two days ago the site was working fine. Yesterday, I've done nothing to it and now when I try to go to the web site it downloads a file that contains: <?php /** * Front to the WordPress ...
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I just got my domain vsmathur.co.in verified by Google Domains, but cannot access my WordPress site, Help! [closed]

Folks, Just to give you a brief history, I have been running my WordPress site located at: http://vsmathur.co.in successfully till 10th of December, 2019. I was also able to access the /wp-admin. ...
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child theme result in blocked subnets

I've created a custom child theme. after activating the child theme, sucuri firewall plugin blocks continuously access to child themes style.css for each visitor which ends after some hits in banned ...
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Why is my WP site blocking my own IP?

Im stumped WP is hosted on a VPS Browser will not load anything curl returned connection refused SSH access to the VPS works UFW does not have any specific ip addresses blocked Apache logs do not ...
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How can I figure out what is making my Wordpress site so slow?

My site, which is small and only just recently launched, is pretty damn slow when it comes to doing admin stuff. What tools/techniques can I use to help narrow down whether the slowness is due to my ...
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Easy code troubleshooting in wordpress

Is there an easy and standard way to debug our code in wordpress plugins? I want to print some variables in a function that runs when a certain things happen. Is there a wordpress way to save this in ...
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I got an issue after i migrated a site

I recently migrated a site to a larger server. Everything appears to be fine, the site works everything transferred over. The site does have an SSL cert. Recently we started to get flagged as unsafe ...
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Where to find remaining Boldgrid code in WP database?

I have a boldgrid installation gone wrong. To remedy it, I uninstalled all boldgrid elements from the WP interface (not via boldgrid as is required, because I didn't even check to look for such a ...
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Auomated crash recovery?

Is there, or do you know of any in development, a solution that will provide push-button recovery when a plugin update causes a crash??? Many systems now provide push-button rollback to a backup if ...
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How to direct user after comment save

I've been trying to direct the user to the specific page after they posted the comment, but that not luck for me. Here is the my code blocks My first try: add_action('wp_insert_comment', array($...
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meta_query for an ACF checkbox field don't works correctly

I got a problem with value = 0 for meta_query checkbox field: $args = [ 'post_type' => 'post', 'post_status' => 'publish', '...
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Masonry images not working

Until yesterday, all 10 tiles were showing on the main page on this website. After updating 3-4 pages and adding a "blog" function to them (separated by category), only 3-6 tiles will show at any ...
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Remove Double Menu in Mobile View and Have one Menu Only

There is a double menu that shows up on Mobile on the following website www.plotterpro.com/newsite I have been attempting to hide and it just does not want to go away.
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new WPMS site not working / Q setting up new site/subdomain

I have followed all the instructions and read several articles verifying the config for WPMS was done correctly. My root site works fine, but when trying to go to the dashboard (or the direct URL) ...
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“Backdoor-list.txt” files unexpectedly in server

Furthermore, there are "bad-directory-permissions-list.... .txt"files. My website is currently under repair due to malicious code being found. Could this be part of it? Should I delete these files ...
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My Wordpress website was hacked [closed]

Today while working, I had tried to install Go Pricing Plugin from this website. https://www.downloadfreethemes.download/go-pricing-v3-3-8-wordpress-responsive-pricing-tables/ It was unsuccessful at ...
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Divi Child Theme not appearing in “Themes” [closed]

I've created a "divi-child" folder within the "/themes" directory of my site with the appropriate "style.css" and "functions.php" files within. Code for those files is below. Even with all of this in ...
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How do I find out from my database what version of Wordpress I need?

I have a Wordpress website that someone broke at some point when trying to update it. Unfortunately, I do not have a backup of the original files that the site used. What I do have is a seemingly ...
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Find source of notice / warning / errors efficiently

While debugging plugins or themes I will often come across a notice / warning / error which doesn't really provide useful debugging info. Notice: get_current_site_name is deprecated since version 3.9....
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How to use page jumps to top of banner and page title?

I've tried using page jumps as instructed by countless websites to "jump to the top of my page": Source code followed by destination code: <a href="top_page">LINK TEXT HERE</a> <a id=...
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My Homepage Suddenly Disappeared and I Can't Get It Back

All of a sudden my website's homepage (a static page operating as my storefront) disappeared, and its now displaying a blog feed of the latest posts. If I click through on any of these posts in the ...
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Having wordpress page accesss issue under sub-directory

I have hosted website at sub-directory but pages content is not showing and only header and footer display at pages. My index file have this code for pages display. It was working fine at root ...
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404 error when opening Singe Portfolio pages

Had a website running for a few months... never had this problem... when I open a single portfolio page, it says Page not found .... like here: http://zemaraim.com/artwork/omotai/ Haven't installed ...
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My WordPress install is not loading the admin styles

I'm having this problem where my WordPress install is not loading up any sort of clients scripts or styles, here is what the login form looks like: Any ideas on what's going on here? I've reinstalled ...
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Readers can't view my pages/post whitout logging in?

I don't know what I did wrong but public can only access my front page. Once you click on another page you are ask to log in. I think this is a new issue and maybe due to wrong setting somewhere. But ...
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Unable to load Posts list & Getting error 500 error

List of Posts & Events doesn't load. Can't publish new either. Pages work fine. There was another error too which are now ignored using this: https://stackoverflow.com/a/32860981/1463443 I tried ...
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Moving jQuery to footer from header

Here is my file. My wordpress is 4.5 =============================== FRONT-END ENQUEUE FUNCTIONS =============================== */ function sunset_load_scripts(){ wp_enqueue_style( 'bootstrap', ...
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I can't change permalink in Wordpress 4.5.3

I have trouble with my site. I use latest version of Wordpress, but when I try to change post permalink then I haven't any result. Change link dialog isn't showing. Simply nothing happens :( No errors,...
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Divi slider images not appearing

I've been using the divi theme for my website, and all of a sudden the images in the sliders haven't been appearing. In the html the image is there, but it's opacity is set to 0. Also, the slider ...
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Prevent “nofollow” from Being Inserted into BBPress Posts

How can I prevent "nofollow" from being added to my internal links on bbPress posts? (I have the latest version of bbPress and WordPress) The "nofollow" attribute is being added to my internal links ...
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How do I change the description of the same image which is to be found in multiple instances?

We have the site from http://asceticexperience.com/ Feel free to dig the site in order to understand our question below. Of course, any feedback appreciated :-) but my main question is the following:...
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I want to put image title above the inserted image

First of all, I apologize for my English, because my English isn't good. I want to automatically put image title(not caption) above the inserted image in content area. Like this: < h3 >Image ...
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Blank sign in page

I have a serious problem with my wordpress site. When I try to enter into my wp-admin page, I get blank page. I tried every solution possible including: deactivate plugins, update to higher wordpress ...
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Timezone Change Locked Me Out? [closed]

I have a weird issue: I changed my timezone, hit "Save," and was immediately logged out of the admin panel. Now every time I try to access the dashboard after logging in I'm immediately logged out. ...
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HTTP requests start hanging after I try activating all plugins, and only stop when I manually disable the plugins via DB

Basically, I've got a new dedicated server, and I'm testing the migration over to that server. The site (WordPress-based) seems to work fine, but I noticed that sometimes, I can put the server in a ...
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Changes to WordPress database using phpMyAdmin not reflected on blog

I am updating my database using the phpMyAdmin UI and the changes are not reflected on the WordPress blog. The reason for doing this is when some changes were made recently to the blog the site hanged ...
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Is there going to an issue running different features of WP site in different subdomains?

I have a main site running in mydomain.com. I want to install an e-commerce plugin and want to run it in a subdomain shop.mydomain.com. In the future I may want to install an LMS plugin and run it in ...
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Sorting by date not working?

I have a blog which has worked as normal. I recently moved it to another server by cloning the database and copying all the files. Now my posts are ordered randomly. Where do I start troubleshooting?
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Troubleshooting a Network site displaying a blank page [closed]

I have a Wordpress install in Network mode, with subdomains. sitex.example.com is displaying a white page, with nothing in the source code. Other network sites display fine. I renamed the theme the ...
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Text of posts is suddenly not visible anymore [closed]

(WordPress 3.8 running Twenty Eleven theme.) http://www.joyofdata.de/blog/ I just realized that neither on the Wordpress homepage nor after opening a post I can see any text. If I click on edit ...
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Problems when writing a post

I have a blog, with Duena Theme, and when I write is all ok. The problem is when I publish that text, and the margins of the paragraphs split my words. For example The horse is a very wil d animal ...
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Parse error:syntax error [closed]

I'm new to Wordpress. I'm trying to create a Wordpress theme. But i am getting the error: Parse error: syntax error, unexpected 'meta' (T_STRING) in \xampp\htdocs\wordpress\wp-content\themes\theme\...
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<video> tags disappear on pages (but not on posts!)

I'm creating my first theme. If I add the following content to a post, the video displays fine on the site: <p style="text-align: center;"><video width="320" height="240" controls="...
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Javascript 2 elements dependent onclick .toggle [closed]

Hi I have two JavaScript elements for logging into and create an account. They both overlap each-other when the div id is clicked and I need them to hide when the other id is clicked and vice versa. &...
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Blog posts not displaying

on my Wordpress site on the first page I always get my posts displaying however when I navigate to my 'Blog' page with my blog template attached to it I cant get my posts to display here. I used a ...
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Forgot password not working

I have been trying to reset my admin password for my local install of wordpress running on MAMP. Previously had been working fine but I forgot the password but when I go through the process of 'Lost ...
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Plugin screenshots not showing in the repository

I'm having major trouble getting the screenshots to show in my plugin. I have validated the readme file and placed the screenshots in both the /trunk and /tags/1.0 directories (1.0 is stable). I have ...