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How to set up an intranet site using MAMP Pro? [on hold]

I would like to set up an intranet environment for a small office of about 10. I would like to do this by using MAMP-Pro and install Wordpress for the intranet site.I will be using an extra computer ...
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PHP exec() causing memory usage to stay high?

I am quite new to using exec() command in php. I am using it along with this script called phantomJS (http://phantomjs.org/) to run a process which creates a pdf of my website's pages. The problem ...
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Wordpress inital configuration using Lynx

Note: posting here, because ServerFault's description is "For professional administrators". Also chat seems unavailable currently. I am trying a stab at making a website. I installed Ubuntu Server ...
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Subscribing a Google group to an rss feed [closed]

Say I own a Google group and a Wordpress blog. I would like to subscribe the group itself to the RSS feed from the blog, so all members of the group get an update when there's a new entry in the ...
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Error 500 ONLY in dashboard main page. How to fix it? [migrated]

I receive a 500 server error ONLY in the main dashboard of a WordPress based website. All the front-end is working properly as well as any other page in the admin area. It's just the main WordPress ...
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Cannot ping or nslookup local Wordpress

Hi I have created a local WordPress blog using lamp server. I can ping and nslookup localhost, however; i cannot do the same with localhost/WordPress Help please
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Access WordPress MySQL database remotely

I want to access a MySql database on a foreign host. I have permission from the owner, but they are clueless with regards to technology (and it seems, so am I). I went through the WordPress codebase ...
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Wordpress Visual Composer Plugin Needed

Wordpress Visual Composer Plugin only allows me to add to this elements to the blog posts grid: “Thumbnail”, “Title”, “Text” and “Read more link”. Is there any add-on that will allow me to add the ...
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Is it possible to randomly change the positions of widgets on Wordpress? [closed]

One of my sidebars is fulfilled with (self-made) ads. I want them to randomly rotate their positions every time somebody gets on the website. Is it possible to do that? Are there plugins or something? ...
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getting my domain name to point to my amazon ec2 instance with wordpress into it

I have an EC2 istance on amazon and a domain name bought on hosting24. Inside hosting24 I did change my dns like this: mysite.org. 14400 IN A myAmazonElasticIP www.mysite.org. 14400 IN A ...
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How do I change the footer in a Wordpress Customizr page?

The Customizr theme in Wordpress has lots of options that are fun to play with, but I'm stuck on one point. All my pages have a footer with a default copyright notice that I want to change, and ...
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Amazon EC2 Instance Continually Loses Connectivity

I am currently running wordpress on an Amazon ec2 instance, which runs fine with no problems most of the time, but occasionally outside connection to the instance shuts down. I can't access it over ...
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Adding some commands from e.g. WordPress to Notepad++

I code a lot with NP++ for WordPress. My question is, is it possible (or an extension available) to have several commands (do_shortcode(); if_has_thumbnail; etc...) pre-defined? Like suggestions ? ...
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Can't reach intranet WordPress site

To paraphrase the old joke, I think I have right field so screwed up no one can play it anymore. I installed WordPress on our intranet dev server (IIS 7, Win 2008 R2) using the web platform ...
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Wordpress update and install PHP Error - fileperms

this is my first question, and English is not my 1 language. My question is about my website http://noobcode.hostoi.com/ installed on Wordpress 3.9.2 . I upload files with Filezilla. Hosting – ...
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Cannot upload to new wordpress installation in subdirectory on same server as existing installation

I posted this originally to the wordpress site (http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/158058) but since I got few views and no replies, I'm reposting as I really need a solution. To make a ...
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In Sublime Text 2, how do I highlight any code which is between <?php and ?>

I'm coding in php for a Wordpress project at the moment and using Sublime Text 2. It's great, however, I would love to be able to quickly see what is php and what is html (also javascript, but that is ...
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How to live preview a WordPress website using Adobe Brackets?

Adobe Brackets has a live preview feature which lets me view a HTML webpage whilst I'm working on the .css and .html files. I'm now starting work on a WordPress website which involves .html, .css, ...
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How to create a website using wordpress [closed]

I am working on Wordpress. Actually I installed Wordpress in Ubuntu server. Now I want to create website using Wordpress. I search in Google and got this link https://wordpress.com/ through that I ...
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Trying to make my localhost wordpress installation accessible from the internet using Ngrok. Error 403

I have a wordpress installation of a website I'm developing on my mac (OSX 10.6). I can access it and make edits just fine through localhost/username/Sites/websitefolder/. However, I need to make it ...
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How to use the AJAX module in the Theme My Login WordPress plugin

I'm using WordPress with the Theme My Login plugin. The plugin has an AJAX module which can be enabled but there is little information available on what this module does. My aim is to allow my ...
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oEmbed in email [duplicate]

I'm emailing someone a draft version of a WordPress post. The post includes youtube videos and tweets. In WordPress to get the YouTube video to embeds, or the tweet to display properly you just paste ...
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Virus on my Webserver: How to get rid of it?

I did a website for my clients and recently stumbled upon a lot of issues with it - i guess it got hacked. (It's based on the latest wordpress version, and for a while the index.php file always got ...
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404 error on a previously installed Wordpress Site in IIS 8 [closed]

I am hosting a Wordpress site on IIS 8 with php and fastcgi installed. The problem is that i had to reinstall the IIS completely to install the exchange server (because it needs the Default website ...
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MAMP stopped working after last minor OSX update

After a minor OSX update (security and some other things on 10.8.5), MAMP stopped working correctly. While PHP is still running normally (my PHP sites are loading OK), there is a serious problem with ...
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How can I install multiple wordpress test sites on WAMP server?

Im new to wamp server, I have already installed wamp server 2.4 and installed wordpress 3.8.1 on it however I want to install another site on it for testing but the localhost keeps telling me that ...
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Simple_html_dom.php memory problems

i am using a plugin which creat posts with youtube videos embed code. when i ran cron, i get this in resulted email. Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate ...
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Wordpress permissions Batch file

I'm trying to setup permissions for Wordpress on IIS 7.5 running in Win7. I created a Batch file to apply permissions. Can anyone let me know if something is wrong, Or needs adding to? Begging of ...
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How to use ownCloud & ownDrive to host and sync wordpress site?

I'm trying to create a wordpress site, and currently I need to host it locally for development. I was using dropbox + xampp for wordpress, but that doesn't resolve my problem for sharing the website ...
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Feature to find out keywords used in Wordpress blogs

In wordpress blog, are there any feature or tool available to find out which are the keywords used to search in blogs? E.g. If anyone has used words like sam, flowers, college etc in blogs I have ...
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WordPress XML Import and Multi language

I am evaluating the possibility to use WordPress to build a crowd-translation website. I have XML files that are in this format: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <transcript> ...
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Mirroring a wordpress website with wget

I'm trying to download a wordpress web-site, my blog actually, and to get the php files as well. So far I've tried - wget -rkp -l3 -np -nH --cut-dirs=1 http://www.sharons.org.uk/ wget -r ...
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Setting up an apache virtual host with working override

I've been fighting this for many hours now, and I'm very frustrated. Apache just doesn't make sense to me; I'd greatly appreciate any advice. Please read through what I've written, as I've read ...
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Wget: Getting Only the WordPress Blog Posts (Not Tag Files etc.)

I've been struggling with Wget to download a readable offline copy of a WordPress.com blog. The blog consists of about 90 posts. In my usage so far, Wget downloads about 2,500 files. The largest ...
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Can I Download And Upload Videos With My Ubuntu Server Or Vps

I want to upload videos to my website but my upload speed is very slow. Is it possible to download videos from somewhere and upload it to my website with my ubuntu server or vps. I am using wordpress. ...
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I've ported my website locally installed to Internet. Is it secure?

Sorry about that ugly title, but I've managed to share my Wordpress installed locally (using WAMP server) to internet, just porting my 80 port to the public 1234 port in my router configuration. So, ...
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How do I set up a virtualhost with wordpress on lamp?

Running Apache 2.4.6, PHP 5.5.8 on Ubuntu 12.04 Here's (in addition to default) my papertower config in sites-available: http://pastebin.com/rb8BPKh6 When I restart, I get this message: ...
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How to make a MySQL database on Ubuntu server? [closed]

I am trying to make a WordPress blog and install WP manually, but the MySQL databases are giving me headaches. Can someone explain what is MySQL and how to make a database? I am using Ubuntu Server ...
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Trying to access linux server via http -getting a password prompt

I'm trying to do a Wordpress installation via ssh on a virtual machine running Debian Wheezy. I can connect to the server just fine using PuTTY but I'm not sure what I should do when it's time to ...
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Wordpress theme's index.php is not showing updates in browser's source. Godaddy hosting

I've run into an issue with a client's Wordpress site, which is hosted on godaddy (Ultimate Web Hosting Linux) I'm trying to update their theme's index.php file. Any changes that I make to that file ...
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How can i block my testing domain for search engine

How can I block this site, that I administer (http://test.puttinout.com/), for search engines? As I have noticed, Google has indexed most of our pages, but we don't need that Google indexes those ...
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File transfer and editing 500 permission error

I am hosting one of my Wordpress sites on a local LAMP in opensuse. I have transferred the site from my backup but when it was installed the site was broken somehow and if try to delete, edit or even ...
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The requested URL xxx was not found on this server

I have been tearing my hair on this for hours..please help.. I have been running several websites on localhost for months without a hitch. Unfortunately last week I had do do a fresh instal of ...
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virtualbox share one git repository for host and guest

What I'm trying to do is to maintain one git repository for my local WordPress development workflow. After much trial and error* I've managed to successfully install Ubuntu 12.04lts on my Windows 7 ...
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500 error after changing directory permission on wordpress

I changed the permission of uploads directory of wordpress on cpanel file manager. After that my site started to give 500 error on homepage. I didn't do anything else. After that I changed the ...
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Redirecting domain to WordPress subdirectory

I am using Wordpress to create a website for an author friend. The website is www.essex-history.com with wordpress installed at www.essex-history.com/wordpress If I set up 301 redirection of the ...
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How to create & sync wordpress website between multiple computers?

I'm trying to start creating a wordpress website, and I need to sync my work between 2 windows 7 PCs. I've tried xampp & ampps, for editing and viewing php files. But haen't yet tried installing ...
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Allowing any MAC admin user to run MySQL server on startup

I recently installed MAMP on our server in order to launch a Wordpress site. Though everything is working fine I am not the computer's main user, something which results in long downtime when it has ...
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Developing locally, showing the client through the web

I'm trying to figure out the best way to show my clients the work I've done for them without having to setup other environments on production servers, etc. ⠀Is there a good way to expose my local ...
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Customizable front end content submission form--with images--plugin or theme for a Buddypress environment in Wordpress?

I help with a Gothic online site that has both professionally created content, but also wants to allow content to be created by users. This content could only created by registered users and it would ...