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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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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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Race condition death spiral when changing a site's domain?

Drupal 7, CiviCRM 4.6, I've just switched a site from being a directory of one domain to it's own new domain. After clearing all caches and resetting the backend configuration, it's able to load the ...
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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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Installed on Subdomain Civimail is blank

I just installed civi 4.7.27 on Wordpress 4.9.1 into a subdomain example.mysite.com The civimail New Mailing page is blank and the System Status page is blank. Other pages are probably blank too.
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Why is there private_html in my [cms.root] directory variable and is it trouble?

The Settings - Upload Directories screen (url civicrm/admin/setting/path?reset=1) makes it possible to examine the value of the [cms.root] variable. Just click the first help question mark. In my ...
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How to Install Civi on a Subdomain?

I am installing civi 4.7.27 on a subdomain ( civiinstall.mysite.com ) that will run on WordPress 4.9.1. Has anyone installed Civi on a subdomain before? Do we need to update the paths somewhere as ...
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I cannot get the installer civicrm screen

I have downloaded and unzipped the files. In wordpress when i click on the menu "install civicrm" i have no answer, the screen remains. See screencap Thank you for help My hosting is by 000webhost ...
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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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Invalid value for field(s) : field ID after moving the installation

I copied my CiviCRM installation into another machine. I imported all my old data successfully. I am able to see the old data in matching fields including data in custom fields. I tried importing new ...
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Moving CiviCRM from Windows to Linux

I created a CiviCRM database locally on my windows machine on Wordpress. I am using a linux webserver to which I would like to move the data. I think there should be no issues in moving the data using ...
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CiviVolunteer Fails to Install

After moving my Joomla-based CiviCRM site to a new server that included an upgrade to Joomla 3.8.2 on PHP 7.0 and CiviCRM 4.7.29, CiviVolunteer stopped working. I eventually uninstalled CiviVolunteer ...
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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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Having a Problem Installing CiviCRM 4.7.25 on WordPress

I'm having a problem installing the latest version of CiviCRM on WordPress 4.8.2 (Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS, Apache 2.4.18, PHP 7.0). Steps to Reproduce: 1) Log in to the WordPress site's administrative ...
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Separate sites for CiviCRM and public site?

Is there a best practice as to whether CiviCRM should be installed on its own site, seperate from the public site or as part of the public site? I think of our internal users doing mailings etc and ...
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CiviCRM installer reports Warning: CRM_Core_ClassLoader message

I'm trying to set up a new CiviCRM install (4.7.24 plus Drupal 7.56) on a subdomain but I keep getting an error message. I tried to install using the Drupal 'add a module' but after about a minute it ...
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CiviCRM (on WordPress) runs too slow to be useful

Just installed WordPress and then CiviCRM on my Hostmonster.com hosted website. CiviCRM runs too slow to be useful. Is there w way to make it run without 1-2 minutes for each option selected, with ...
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Copying the CiviCRM installation in a different machine

I am trying to make a copy of my CiviCRM installation on WordPress in a different machine. I ma mainly trying this just as a practice for future upgrading of CiviCRM versions and also as a backup. I ...
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How do I get started using CiviCRM?

My boss wants to start using CiviCRM. We are a nonprofit organization for veterans. I am not familiar with Drupal and I am toying with a demo of CiviCRM and I am wondering how do I customize it to ...
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Error when installing CiviVolunteer

Not sure how to resolve this. Getting the error when installing org.civicrm.volunteer Sorry but we are not able to provide this at the moment. DB Error: unknown error Here is the backTrace log: ...
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Cannot install CiviCRM 4.7.21 on WordPress/Drupal

Wanting to do a clean install of CiviCRM, I thought I should use version 4.7.21. I am using a clean install of WordPress 4.8 with no other plugins. I get the error message below when I go to the ...
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Why is the CiviCRM installer unable to connect to the MySQL server?

I am using Drupal 7.56 and CiviCRM 4.7.21 on Ubuntu 16.04. The Apache and MySQL servers run on the same host. The Drupal and CiviCRM databases are stored on the same server, and are accessed with a ...
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Failure to install CiviCRM on a clean new Wordpress site, running on Debian Jessie. Installation activation went to a blank page

Using Let's Encrypt for ssl, no problems with WordPress. Installation and plugin activation for CiviCRM led to a blank page. Apache2 log looks like this: [Wed Jul 05 13:58:40.895212 2017] [ssl: ...
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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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500 Error on install

I'm having issues just getting CiviCRM installed. This is a Drupal 7.55 install. I got as far as installing CiviCRM as a module but the next step is to go to the install/index.php file and that is ...
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How to build a Real Size Drupal+Civi Test Configuration?

I have installed a Drupal+Civi test site, with same software level as my production site (Drupal 7.54 / Civi 4.7.16). To be able to make real size tests, I want to have identical DBs on each site. ...
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How does this work with an existing website?

How does this work with an existing website? Or do we create a new website via a host like wordpress?
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After installation Civi menu and dashbord do not show (SOLVED)

after a successful installation of CiviCRM 4.7.19 on WordPress 4.7.4 – the installer said everything was fine –, the menu and dashboard of CiviCRM does not show. I know, this issue has been ...
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WordPress - Problems trying to go back to CiviCRM 4.7.17 from 4.7.19

I've been having problems trying to get CiviCRM 4.7.19 working. So I thought I'd try going back to CiviCRM 4.7.17, which I had managed to get working pretty well on another site. I deactivated and ...
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problem installing civicrm on drupal 7 acquia on windows or linux LAMP.

Environment is window 7, drupal 7 using acquia dev desktop. Then tried on a linux box at home... LAMP... Error messages vary from white screen with only a waiting for domain at the bottom of the ...
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Installing Civicrm session_start(): error fatal

I installed Civicrm on Wordpress on the plugin folder and I can't active it. I have this error : Warning: session_start(): user session functions not defined in /srv/bindings/code/wp-content/...
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Can't install CiviCRM on Joomla

I can't install the CiviCRM onto my Joomla. When trying to install it looks like it's working then it goes back to the install screen and nothing is installed. I have tried the zip file and tmp ...
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How to use CIVIHR for wordpress

I am working on CIVI CRM on wordpress. I need to make HR module in CIVI CRM. Can anyone tell me how to integrate CIVIHR extension in CIVI CRM.?
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Installing Wordpress and drupal on same machine

I am trying to install wordpress and drupal on same server. Using WAMP. I have installed both WP and Drupal under wwww directory. In Wordpress CiviCRM works fine. Drupal installation went through. ...
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I can't install CiviCRM on Wordpress

I have two instances of WordPress (both running 4.7.4). I have tried on one to install CiviCRM 4.6.27 and the other, CiviCRM 4.7.18. But, I get the same error: I try to install, I get all clear for ...
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How do I fix this in CiviCRM System Status - sites/default/civicrm/extensions is not writable Please change your file permissions?

I'm getting a warning message in CiviCRM System Status while setting up 4.7 - "sites/default/civicrm/extensions is not writable. Please change your file permissions." What should I do?
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Getting CiviCRM resources to load on the Joomla frontend

I have created an Event in CiviCRM and it all worsk fine in the Administrator side of Joomla when I test the Online Registration page. I have a price set of various ticket prices and the total adds up ...
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Civi dashboard and menus won't display after install

I'm attempting to get an instance of Civi up and running on a WordPress site. The install says it goes fine, but when I try to enter the dashboard, I get this: I did a test install of WP and civi on ...
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“Error while sending QUERY packet. PID=975356 in wp-db.php on line 1877” for new install

I am (trying to be) a new CiviCRM user. I've tried installing both 4.7.16 and 4.6.26 on clean installs of WordPress 4.7.2. I end up with the following error when installing the plugin. "Error while ...
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Cannot Find Civicrm.settings.php file

I'm relatively new to CiviCRM so this might sound like a question with an obvious answer. I have set up my cron for my drupal CiviCRM site with easycron.com and have found that it always reports back ...
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trouble with CiviCRM Installer on wordpress

I am trying to setup CiviCRM 4.7 on most recent Wordpress -- copied the folder to /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/ and was able to see the plugins in Wordpress. When I click on "configure CiviCRM", ...
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“Site can't be reached” error during CiviCRM Joomla install

When I try to "Install from folder" (CiviCRM 4.7.15) on Joomla (3.6.5) I get the error "Site can't be reached." I've tried the troubleshooting tips listed here: https://wiki.civicrm.org/confluence/...
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install extension civibooking

As the installer gave us a warning that we maybe will have issues with http Redirect, so we did a Manual Installation of civibooking. Now we cannot find any indicator that the process really was ...
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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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CiviCRM Fatal error: Uncaught CRM_Core_Exception: [0: Found installation canary

If you can advise or solve my problem – please answer I trying to install CiviCRM 4.7.14 for wordpress 4.7 on windows machine, all steps of installation based on official CiviCRM installation guide. ...
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Solved - Wrong base URL for Civi include files (Wordpress)

Civi version: civicrm-4.7.14-wordpress | Wordpress version: 4.7 Hi, I have run into a problem with a Civi/WordPress install. The content of the dashboard is not loading and the Civi menu not ...
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Setting up CiviCRM in WordPress - warning message and failure to connect to WP DB

So I'm trying to set up CiviCRM on my wordpress site hosted by GoDaddy. I called them to help get the plugin installed, which was fine. Once I go to our WP dashboard and begin the setup process for ...
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404 css and js not found, wrong [civicrm.root]

a fresh install on Joomla 3.6.4 with CiviCRM 4.7.13 results in countless 404 errors All files of those locations are not found: css bower_components packages js It tries to find the files from ...
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“alter routine command denied to user” error when installing extensions?

I have installed civicrm 4.7 on drupal 7. Installing of extension failed with error: DROP FUNCTION IF EXISTS civicrm_strip_non_numeric [nativecode=1370 ** alter routine command denied to user '...
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Install on Wordpress ends in 404 via HTTPS

I have a testing site I wish to install civiCRM on. The server and software specs all match civiCRM's requirements as seen here. The pre-install check all seems to be okay with it's green text. After ...