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Windows Server 2008R2 / IIS7.5 / Recommended User and Folder Permissions to host WordPress

I have a Windows Server 2008R2 server running IIS 7.5. I host a number of WordPress sites and they are constantly under attack from hackers / bots. Does anyone out there know the recommended user ...
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Wordpress, Varnish, Nginx + php5-fpm - php5-fpm firing every hit.

I am hosting a wordpress site on a 512Mb digitalocean VPS. All is good, varnish is getting a perfect hit rate. Logged in users bypass. The only thing i am noticing is php5-fpm is firing every visit. ...
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nginx rewrite link with wordpress

I have broken link on my WP blog, which is on this route www.site.com/wp-content/plugins/download-monitor/download.php?id=1 But when I want to redirect it to completly new site, my rewrite rule ...
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DigialOcean Droplet clone of a wordPress website - DNS not resolving [duplicate]

I have a website mywebsite1.com runing wordpress and hosted on digitalOcean droplet using LEMP (Nginx/php/mysql) on Ubunto server, am trying to duplicate the same site and use a new DNS mywebsite2.com ...
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Wordpress .htaccess How to avoid redirect loops for images?

I'm configuring Redirects from a Html static website to Wordpress, I'm doing it manually in the .htaccess file and for some other rules I'm using Redirection plugin I have added these rules to my ...
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smtp email forwards with Gmail and Wordpress

I'm looking for help. I'm trying to add a new email account to Gmail. I've done it before for one of my websites email domain and it worked fine. However, now, this is the message I get. Furthermore, ...
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Excluding/Including tables in mysqldump AWS

I'm trying to figure out how to exclude or include specific tables when doing mysqldump command on AWS via terminal. Background: I have a WordPress multisite but only need the tables with the first 3 ...
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I can't have my virtualhosts working properly in Apache

Although I know that this topic has been already discussed in some other threads where it is explained how to configure Virtualhosts in Apache. The thing is after looking for possible answers to my ...
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When I write my server ip on browser I get the following output : [closed]

While accessing my server with ip in browser I get the following output : http://example.com/wp-admin/install.php Can anyone help me to detect the problem ?
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Apache spawning workers even though there's almost no access

Lately Apache has been spawning workers even though there seems to be no reason for it. After ~10 minutes of a restart, it keeps spawning workers until it reaches the maximum number and new requests ...
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access forbidden by rule on nginx

I am consistently getting following errors in error.log 2016/02/15 11:54:21 [error] 25085#0: *42344 access forbidden by rule, client: 122.252.249.67, server: example.com, request: "GET ...
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Nginx per used directory sites configuration

I have virtual server with 25 hosts with WordPress sites. Users need to be able to access their sites via ~username from main domain like this : http://subdomain.example.com/~username/ which works ...
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Nginx caching pages for logged in WordPress users (and showing admin bar to visitors!)

I have setup nginx with caching in WordPress. I am using the https://wordpress.org/plugins/nginx-helper/, however it seems the logged in page is being cached when it should not be (hence showing the ...
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Large RSS feed requests to non-existent URL causing 404 (and high load)

Recently I had a new site launced completly replacing a previous site. We have cloudflare in front and switched the host-name to the new site IP. Instantly we saw load go above 200+ and a constant ...
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nginx not caching wordpress site

I have a website set up to use nginx caching. Here are the details: fastcgi_cache_path /etc/nginx/cache levels=1:2 keys_zone=MYAPP:100m inactive=60m; fastcgi_cache_key ...
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How can I get Wordpress to function under a Debian LAMP stack?

I am working on publishing a Wordpress blog. I say "working on publishing," because when I came to a point of saying, "This is great; I want it to showcase my website", Wordpress seemed to stop ...
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Varnish configuration advise

I am having a few issues with my VPS. Something happened on it which my hosts are unsure of and so I am having to go through an ordeal to try and reconfigure a few things. One of those things are ...
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InnoDB causing mysqld to crash on Amazon Linux AMI

This Amazon Linux server is running a single WordPress site that is constantly crashing. The way to resolve it seems to be to run service mysqld restart and it resumes operation until it crashes ...
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Cannot Upload Files Over A Specific Size to Wordpress

When uploading larger files to any WordPress site running on a local server it fails. If I try outside of the network it works fine, if I switch to the other LAN network running and connect to the ...
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how to restrict access to wp-login.php by IP address on nginx

I have the following configuration for my wp site which is running on nginx 1.8.1 location ^~ /wp-login.php { allow 10.0.0.0/24; deny all; } location ~ \.php$ { try_files ...
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PHP 7 cannot connect to MySQL

I have compiled LAMP servers for hundreds of times. However I am facing issues with PHP 7. I compiled it properly, but it cannot connect to MySQL in localhost. phpinfo shows PDO and mysqli are ...
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404 header error instead of the correct 200

I have just updated a (dynamic) website by sftp/ssh and all the new pages have been considered as 404 error not found. Actually, all the pages, including the old pages which was overwritten. Also, ...
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My Apache seems to be connecting to other servers?

I've been having issues where my Apache webserver was using up memory and bringing down the server. I increased the available memory, but now it reaches its connection limit. Having a look at the ...
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php5-fpm works for a bit and then stops (nginx/wordpress) [closed]

I'm running wordpress on an nginx/php5-fpm setup and every few minutes, php stops working. When someone tries to subscribe, it works at first and then it stops and takes the user to a 500 server ...
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Change URL in Nginx Config

How can I change url to go to only one location rather than request coming from. URL : www.example.com/blog is going to /var/www/blog (which is correct) www.example.com/blog/abc should go to ...
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Wordpress Subfolder issue with Nginx Configuration

I am using wordpress and it's a multi-site subfolder config. - www.xyz.com is pointing to /var/www/project (Working) - (Wordpress blog) www.xyz.com/blog is pointing to /var/www/blog (Working) - ...
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PHP.ini file causing WordPress site to crash on Windows IIS

I'm running WordPress on Windows IIS (GoDaddy Hosting). The website was created using Visual Composer, which requires an increase in the memory limit. The website is also installed in a subdirectory ...
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Stop CloudFront from serving whole website

I've followed a guide to set up CloudFront to use as a CDN on my Wordpress website. It was done using this guide. Everything that WP Super Cache specifies is served by CloudFront however if a user ...
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NGinx + Wordpress at sub URL converts domain to localhost

When I go to http://niklasrosenstein.com/blog everything is fine, but if I click on a link or go to some page lik http://niklasrosenstein.com/blog/shop I end up on http://localhost/shop. What am I ...
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How to Diagnose Random “Error establishing a database connection” with WordPress

I maintain a Linux VM in Azure which contains one MySQL instance and 8 databases within that instance. Each database is used by a WordPress front end also hosted in Azure App Services. When using my ...
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Wrodpress DDOS /xmlrpc.php

This is what my nginx access.log looks like as I write this times infinity: 127.0.0.1 - - [19/Jan/2016:00:59:36 -0500] "POST /xmlrpc.php HTTP/1.0" 499 0 "-" "Mozilla/4.0 (compatible: MSIE 7.0; ...
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Enable SSL on wordpress site hosted on Azure

I have a website running on Azure and its a wordpress site. from the Azure Documentation what they say is to just copy and past the example in web.config file <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Nginx HHVM Wordpress issue with PHP Execution in one intermediate subdirectory

I have a weird situation with one of my websites, still in development in AWS. I have nginx 1.9.9 with HHVM 3.6.6-1.amzn1.x86_64 on a t2.micro. It's not publicly accessible. I have a custom written ...
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Nginx fastcgi_cache not working for one WP site (but working OK for time.php on different vhost)

I am running Ubuntu nginx 1.8 with fpm php 5.5, on one site I am able to get cache working (with a simple time output) <?php echo time();?> shows: Connection:keep-alive Content-Encoding:gzip ...
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Wordpress website consuming huge bandwidth on 404 pages

I am running a website on Wordpress and there is a lot of bandwidth consumption because of hits on 404. image showing the url being targeted to generate 404.. I am sure that the url ...
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Migrated wordpress multisite to ubuntu with nginx - resources not found

I recently moved my wordpress multisite install from shared hosting to a could ssd server running ubuntu, I also changed it to run with nginx. Everything is working fine, except that a handful of ...
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Wordpress SSL switch/rewrite base on request (fixing insecure content)

I have a small Wordpress site to share my hobby. My webhost is SSL enabled and I successfully set the "force SSL login" option. But because I started without SSL there are mixed protocols in the ...
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Changing URL of Wordpress Multisite Blog using Nginx - proxy_pass? Location with regular expression error

I've set up a Wordpress Multisite (aka WPMU) instance on AWS to serve my four blogs, which are all currently single site installs. Three of the blogs run on the domain root, but one needs to be served ...
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Memory problems in a Wordpress Multisite Ubuntu Server

I have a server with 512MB RAM and 512MB swap file hosting a Wordpress multisite (8 websites). Not many visitors per day (about 50-100 per site per day). Right now, everything is working fine, and ...
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How to change loading order of domain and subdomain name on nginx?

I have enabled Wordpress Multisite with subdirectory on VPS nginx server. I also have roundcube & postfix running. The URL to access mail is webmail.mysite.com. The problem is webmail.mysite.com ...
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CentOS 7.2, PHP 5.4 - MySQL extension is missing [closed]

I'm trying to install a Wordpress blog on my Linux server (CentOS 7.2), using PHP 5.4 and MariaDB, but I keep running into this error: Your PHP installation appears to be missing the MySQL extension ...
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Through Nginx how we can hide a part of url?

We are using a WordPress application with Nginx as web-server. Currently we are accessing profile page as http://geo.mysite.com/members/geouser/ and is working fine. Can anyone please help me to ...
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SSL server: Unable to get local issuer certificate (Let's Encrypt)

As the title says I'm having some problems with my https connection, it was working perfectly but now (2 weeks after) I was installing the Jetpack plug-in on my wordpress site when I got an IXR ...
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Centos Server with Apache hacked - Removed files but still showing compromised by Google [duplicate]

It's desperate times for me/us in trying to figure out what's going on. We have been hacked recently and lost our rankings/traffic due to google posting a message saying "This Website May Be Hacked". ...
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Cross Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) Issue

I apologize in advance for no links - I am new to serverfault (Not StackOverflow), and don't have enough rep to post more than 2 links. We host our main Magento site on Nexcess at ...
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Is it possible to recover emails sent from SMTP?

So basically I have a contact form on my site. I just realized that the contact form didn't forward responses to my email because I didn't have sendmail installed. Is there any way for me to recover ...
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Wordpress showing article title, but content is showing blank

I recovered from a disaster situation on the server, database is not affected. My wordpress files were old, from previous version (maybe 4.3). When I recovered those file and setup nginx with it, I ...
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Nginx upstream configuration always giving 404

I am setting up nginx for a website and I want it to route to 3 locations - the main frontend server, api server and to the wordpress blog server. I can get it working for the frontend server and ...
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.htaccess syntax RewriteEngine on

I'm learning to maintain my own WP site. After a lot of reading I ended up with my "complete" htaccess file that looks something like this DirectoryIndex index.php # Disable directory listings ...
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Mix static files into WordPress

I'm migrating a previously-static site to WordPress 4.3.1. Most things are working fine, but I have one odd case: I need example.com/foo/ to be dynamic, but I need example.com/foo/bar/ to be static. ...