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Are the WordPress install docs wrong?

I'm following the docs at https://docs.civicrm.org/sysadmin/en/latest/install/wordpress/ I downloaded 5.17 in a zip file from https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-core/releases, unzipped it and renamed ...
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What is the easiest way to set up cron for CiviCRM on a Drupal 7 installation?

I have created a test instance of CiviCRM that uses Drupal 7 as the CMS. It's running inside a Ubuntu Desktop virtual machine that has a LAMP stack installed on it (Apache2, php7.2 and mySQL). I am ...
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Fresh install on Wordpress: Menu broken, appears at bottom of dashboard

I did a fresh install of both WordPress 5.2.4 and CiviCRM 5.18.3. The install was successful, however the main CiviCRM menu broken and appears at the bottom of the dashboard. Any solution?
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Installation CiviHR

I would like to install CiviHR and design the data base, but I need support and training for tha. Is there any organisation or individual in the Netherlands that can provide that support?
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Errors in functions.php after installing 5.16.2 on Drupal 7

I'm running Drupal 7.67 on PHP 7.1 and am now getting the below error when I invoke Drush commands. Another gripe is that upon install, Civi blew out my blocks settings, so I needed to reconstruct ...
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Basic Wordpress user cannot see CiviCRM

I have installed CiviCRM on Wordpress and done the setup. I have created a basic (subscriber role) in WP, have filled the Permissions (Access Control) table for this role, synchronized the WP contacts ...
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Error on CiviCRM Activation. Can't Install CiviCRM

I’m trying to install a new copy of CiviCRM for Wordpress on Plesk Onyx. I get the following error when I try to activate CiviCRM after uploading the files to my server: Warning: require_once(CRM/...
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Fresh WP install succeeds then fails - path or permissions problem?

I've followed the install instructions on docs.civicrm.org site to make a fresh installation of CiviCRM in Wordpress on a local server (Synology NAS running Linux kernel). All went fine, leading to ...
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404 Error During Install (Wordpress)

I m attempting to install CiviCRM 4.7 in Wordpress. I have all green bars, and have verified multiple times that the database password and user are correct. When I click the "Check Requirements and ...
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I am to install CiviCRM on Windows 10 with WAMP

I have been trying to setup CiviCRM on Windows 10, But I am not able to install "bin/civi-download-tools" on it. Even I have installed and enabled Linux subsystem tools on windows. Please guide me ...
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Tyring to Upgrade to civicrm 4.7.28 on Joomla but wsod error says civicrm.settings.php is missing

I', having a hard time upgrading my Joomla! 3.8.3 site on Php 7 to civiCRM 4.7.28. This is the error I'm getting when I install from directory. I looks like it's not creating the civicrm.settings.php ...
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Getting this install error using latest CivicCRM on wordpress

Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function set_current_screen() in /var/www/html/wp-admin/admin-header.php:30 Stack trace: #0 /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/civicrm/civicrm/CRM/Utils/...
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CiviSMS extension

I am running CiviCRM 4.7.6 on Drupal 7.43 on a CentOS 7 platform. I need to install CiviSMS with the Twilio and am running into a problem with the PHP version requirement of 5.5. CentOS natively has ...
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Help: Need someone to migrate us from the old wordpress plugin

When CiviCRM abandoned the WordPress plugin after Version 4.4, and never coded an upgrade path, we got stuck on 4.4 and are now getting the "The site is experiencing technical difficulties. Please ...
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Tyring to install civicrm-5.15.1 on Joomla 3.9.9 Stable - “Installation error com_civicrm/admin/configure.php on line 115”

sorry for my approximate English. civicrm-5.15.1-joomla Joomla! 3.9.9 Stable Unfortunately the installation ends with the following error message. Fatal error : require_once(): Failed opening ...
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CiviVolunteer - Where to put translations file on WordPress

after some work on Transifex, we need to install civiVolunteer italian translation on WordPress. Where is the right place to put the .mo file?
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How to change a sites URL

CiviCRM 5.14.0 I've read several explanations of how to change a sites URL but I am not having luck. I have made the changes in my apache2 sites-available conf file and restarted apache2. I have also ...
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Joomla Installation causes Internal Server Error

I have a fresh install of Joomla 3.9.6 and trying a fresh install of CiviCRM 5.13.4 and I have been following the instructions found here https://docs.civicrm.org/sysadmin/en/latest/install/joomla/ I'...
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Split Data from Wordpress Database

On my initial setup, I had installed CiviCRM onto the same database as the Wordpress installation. Now I want to split this as I am migrating the website and would rather backup and have a copy of the ...
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Installing Civicrm on Drupal 7 site

I have uploaded Civicrm 5.12.0 on a Drupal 7.65 site via FTP. After upload was completed, I attempted the installation script, but nothing happened. Is there a step that I forgot to do or wasn't aware ...
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Is it better to install civi (Wordpress) on a dev server first then migrate to production or is the reverse better?

Assuming the goal is to install clones of Civi + WP + MySQL on two servers (let's call them "production" and "dev" with those roles in mind): These days, is it better to install first on dev then ...
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Fatal error: Uncaught CRM_Core_Exception: Civi/Core/InstallationCanary.php on line 53

I am just trying to install on a WordPress platform and it said OK for all the checks and fairly sure that everything is okay. After running with Install button, I get this error and if I click in ...
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Installer not showing up

I've uploaded the file civicrm-5.8.2-wordpress.zip into the plugins folder and unzipped it. I've activated the plugin. The first time through this process the installer ran to the point of creating ...
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What does undefined extension class 'Smarty_Internal_Method_Assign_By_Ref' Mean?

The new installation of CIVI works. LAMP server, shared hosting, PHP 7.2, Joomla! 3.9, etc. When I click to go to configuration checklist, I get the error: undefined extension class '...
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Getting permission error when installing CiviCRM under Drupal

I've recently set up a subdomain of mine on a VPS, installed Drupal 7.56, and managed to download the civicrm module but when I go to http://mysite.net/drupal-7.56/sites/all/modules/civicrm/install/...
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Installer says cannot create triggers but I can with phpMyAdmin

Any suggestions how to get the civicrm installer to recognize that I have permission to create triggers. The installer says I don't, but my host says I do. I can create triggers with phpMyAdmin. I am ...
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Errors on install WP 5.02 (fresh install) , Civicrm 5.82, PHP 7.2.13 (xampp)

I installed civicrm 5.82 on a fresh install of Wordpress 5.02 with PHP 7.2.13 (xampp). Went through civicrm setup, then saw a few PHP warnings on the CiviCRM Home page. This is running on my local dev ...
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Warning after installation: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in CRM_Utils_Check_Component_Env

anyone an idea what this warning is about? I get this warning straight after fresh installation. Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in CRM_Utils_Check_Component_Env->checkVersion() (...
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Can't use function return value in write context in … civicrm.php on line 342 (5.8.1, WordPress)

After manual installation of the plugin in Wordpress (5.0.1), PHP (7.2.12), mySQL (10.1.36-MariaDB). I can't activate it. I receive this info: Fatal error: Can't use function return value in write ...
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Unable to create InnoDB tables. MySQL InnoDB support is required for CiviCRM but is either not available or not enabled in this MySQL database server

I'm trying to install an old CiviCRM version on Drupal 6, the purpose is to migrate an old database data to the latest CiviCRM version, but I'm getting this error when I try to install CiviCRM in a ...
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Unable to install CiviCRM 4.7 on Wordpress 4.4.1

Environment: PHP Version 5.6.15 Apache 2.4.17 MySQL 5.6.27 Windows 10 Wordpress Plugins Active: Exclude Pages from Navigation, Ninja Forms, Ninja Forms - Layout Master When attempting to ...
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Hosting Provider for CiviCRM

I am trying to install my CiviCRM instance on my current drupal installation that is my website which is hosted by the webgo24.de. During installation I get an error „DB Error“ and after some emails ...
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Installation issues - unmet dependencies

trying to install the civicrm buildkit using the instructions found here : https://docs.civicrm.org/dev/en/latest/tools/buildkit/ I am on ubuntu 16.04. When I run curl -Ls https://civicrm.org/get-...
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Can not enable Contact Distance Search under CiviCRM modules

I have installed CiviCRM 4.7 and CMS is Drupal 7.56 CiviCRM Contact Distance Search is showing disabled in the modules list. Why is it disabled? how to enable it?
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CiviVolunteer install fails

Failure installing CiviVolunteer ver 4.6-2.1.1 on CiviCRM ver 4.7.6. I'd previously had CiviVolunteer1.4, (pretty much just playing with it) then attempted 2.0 install several weeks ago. Nothing ...
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Any issues known when installing via docker image?

I have installed Bitnami CiviCRM Stack 5.5.3-0, containing CiviCRM, Drupal, MySQL, Apache ... It works like a charm, at least the are no obvious issues for me - ok, im a complete beginner regarding ...
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2 Drupal Sites and 1 CiviCRM

I am looking for some advice on whats the best approach to implement two Drupal sites with different domain names + designs and link them to one CiviCRM. I know multi-site for CiviCRM is on option ...
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CiviCRM Page Not Found Error After Copying Site to New Server

I wanted to do some testing on my CiviCRM site (on Drupal) and so copied everything over to another server. I am using CiviCRM 5.3.1 with Drupal 7.59. I followed the steps in the "Moving an Existing ...
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Running 2 civicrm instances on 1 database

I have one mySQL database and one Apache webserver. Can I still run 2 separate wordpress/Civicrm environments (like staging and production)?
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Cannot bootstrap Civi from standalone script in WP

We have an old script in the bin folder that bootstraps Civi like so: require_once '[whatever]/wp-content/plugins/civicrm/civicrm/civicrm.config.php'; require_once 'CRM/Core/Config.php'; But as of 4....
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Oops! Incorrect CiviCRM version. This installer can only be used for the Drupal version of CiviCRM

I get this message after (successfully) installing 5.4.0 into Backdrop 1.10.1. The download file is civicrm-5.4.0-backdrop.tar.gz and when I start to install it shows the correct version (it says ...
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CiviCRM 5.4.0 Install “You do not have permission to access this page”

I am stuck on this step: Then go to Settings > CiviCRM Installer: http://example.org/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=civicrm-install In version 4.7 and above you will see a link on the wp-...
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Drupal Installation Error on Centos

I am getting this error during installation. Has anyone else seen this? You don't have permission to access this page The installer can only be run by a user with the permission to administer site ...
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How to reset CiviCRM?

When writing a re-initialisation script / extension or drupal module, how would you reset CiviCRM back to clean installation state? Is it possible to install "minimal" without components and their ...
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CiviCRM reports Cron not running, but my web host is adamant that it is

I'm using the cli.php method to run cron as described in the System Administrator Guide. I am able to run this command from ssh, and it seems to execute fine: php /var/sites/c/<mydomain>/...
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DB Error: connect failed when trying to call Job.execute using cli.php?

I've set up a new CiviCRM install on a new Drupal install and I'm trying to configure Cron using the instructions at https://docs.civicrm.org/sysadmin/en/latest/setup/jobs/. I'm a complete newbie at ...
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My hosting company does not support SUPER privilege - can I use CiviCRM with them?

I finally after a week and 3 tickets got CiviCRM/Joomla to install on my Startlogic hosted server, but I can't add anything to the database. The final response I got from Startlogic support was "...
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Moving site from WordPress to Drupal

I've been moving a CiviCRM from WordPress to Drupal but getting a strange array of errors. It's on the same hosting so I've set up a new database for the new CiviCRM, moved all the tables except the ...
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Can't install extensions on CiviCRM 4.6.36 with Drupal 7.59

So I successfully installed CiviCRM and most things are running well but I can't install extensions. From Gui I get to the "Download and Install button and the installation fails with: WARNING: The ...
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CiviCRM installation page is blank on Wordpress

I am trying to install CiviCRM in Wordpress. The upload and activation of the plugin worked fine. Issue is now using this URL /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=civicrm-install to complete the ...