Multi Site Manager (MSM) allows you to run multiple separate ExpressionEngine sites from the same install, with a shared member database.

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Adding 10+ Sites to MSM - Does this workaround sound crazy?

Here's the situation. I tried to add a 10th site to my MSM and I got an SQL error that effectively says, you can't add another column to the exp_weblog_data table. Description: Can't create table ...
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“Site Error: Unable to Load Site Preferences; No Preferences Found” when trying to use Multiple Site Manager

I'm running into a problem when trying to use Multiple Site Manager (v2.1.7) with ExpressionEngine (v2.9.2). This is a fresh install on Digital Ocean. The only posts are ones created by following the ...
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Use {exp:pages:load_site_pages} to share Pages URIs across MSM sites?

The {exp:pages:load_site_pages} tag is not very well documented in how you use it. Gleaning from system/expressionengine/modules/pages/mod.pages.php, what it does is merges the specified site's pages ...
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Pointing a domain to subdomain

Hi I have a site running EE on an Apache server using MSM. We have the main site domainA.com which is working fine and there is a subdomain set up for the second site fr.domainA.com which again is ...
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Is it possible to export/import a single site from MSM?

I've got a Multiple Site Manager set up with 3 different sites. I'm wondering if it is possible to export all EE content/channels/data from one of the sites, and import that same site data into ...
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Assets & MSM: Assets field not parsing at all on second site

We've added a second site to our EE setup using MSM (and we use Master Config too). The structure is something like this (site1 is web root; site2 is a subdomain technically): master-config site1 ...
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Suggestions when MSM is not an option?

I'm in the process of developing 6 sites for a company for their membership associations. While I started with the idea that I would be using MSM (which I wasn't crazy about) to help manage ...
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'You do not have access to the directory specified for this field' issue with MSM

I am using MSM to create multiple sites on an EE project. When I create a new site I copy over all the channels/entries from my default site. When I go in to add/edit an entry all my file uploads say ...
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Assets not showing up for second site

I'm setting up Multi-Site for ExpressionEngine and when I go to manage my files in the P&T Assets plugin, nothing shows up. The refresh icon just spins. Even when I create a new upload destination ...
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MSM on Nexcess with sibling directories

I'm setting up MSM on Nexcess which has a document root called html. Previously I have been able to point domain names to each document folder so that I can retain a structure like this: -html ...
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Multi Site Manager not using correct templates

I have a set of three websites that use Multi-Site Manager (MSM). I need to create a copy of the three sites that will be totally independent of the first three (i.e. NOT extra sites within MSM). ...
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Why won't this playa field nested within a matrix field parse?

This code is in a template in site 6, and calls an entry from site 1. That works fine. Within that entry is a matrix field (var_prefix product, below) that also pulls in data fine. Within each matrix ...
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MSM: Share categories across sites?

I have two sites set up on MSM that each have a channel called 'Events'. One of the sites only displays entries that were posted to that site, but the other site displays entries submitted to both ...
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Only Admins can switch MSM sites in CP

In EE 2.9 and MSM 2.1.7 Build:20140715 Admin can switch sites, but an editor belonging to another group with pretty much the same permissions can not (made a group based on SuperAdmins): An Error ...
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CE Image and Multi site Manage - no image on second site

I’m trying to use CE Image 2.4.5 on an older site, EE 2.2.2 . We’re also using multi site manager. I can’t seem to get the image to render on the second site, it works fine on the first site. It ...
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MSM open_basedir path

I have a MSM installation. The hosting provider (shared hosting) don't want to desactivate open_basedir (security risks) so I have to enter a custom open_basedir path to circumvent restrictions. But ...
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Zoo Triggers, Structure & MSM Issue

I have MSM setup for 2 sites. One site uses Structure and I have implemented Zoo Triggers for category functionality for a blog. All is working as it should. The second site does not use MSM but has ...
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Multi SIte Manager and Grid Field

I'm using multi site manager to duplicate a site but when I create the site all the grid field types data are missing. I used the option to duplicate channel and channel entries when creating the new ...
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EE MSM CE Image path incorrect

I'm using EE 2.9.0 and CE IMG 2.4.5. The primary site has no issues with CE image and the secondary site works great except the secondary site is writing the images to the default site images ...
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No segment variables - Zoo Triggers and MSM

We running a site which uses MSM and Structure. To get around the 'category' issue in Structure, we've added Zoo triggers, which works great on the default_site but not so well in the MSM sites. In ...
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Freeform MSM sites - no submissions received

I have a site that features MSM with Freeform pro. For the main site, all submissions are fine however for the other sites running from the main one form submissions are not received into expression ...
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Deleted site from the Multi Site Manager BUT it is still present in the MySQL exp_sites table?

We had a slow responsive site in our multisite configuration that meant we could no longer edit the content. We tried many things but could not resolve; so decided the best course of action was to ...
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MSM - Only super admin can switch sites

I'm running MSM on MAMP PRO and I though everything was setup correctly. I have configured 3 sites, and when logged into the CP using the super admin account, I can switch between them without a ...
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Control panel: access denied on second site

After updating to Expressionengine 2.9 and MSM 2.1.7 the client admins are not able to switch to the second site anymore (same permissions as on the first site), superadmins have access. Does anybody ...
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Which version of MSM is compatible with EE 2.8.1?

I recently updated my EE installation to EE 2.8.1. All is well except I cannot get Multi Site Manager to work. I'm currently using MSM Version: 2.1.7 Build: 20140715 and when attempting to switch to a ...
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DataGrab for CSV Upload with Grid for multisite

Does DataGrab work for multisite? I have used DataGrab with multisite but it is not working fine. It is adding extra rows in grids means it is repeating the rows (existing and new rows) into all grid ...
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MSM multisite Front End login Site B members not access SITE A any section

We have Facing Problem While MSM two Different primary & secondary Front End Login . Problem: We have Created member group for secondary site (site B) members Register SITE B member in that group ...
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How can I retrieve the site name from a channel entry as a query?

I have a plugin that I am editing at the moment and I am looking to do a query that takes the site_id from a channel(not a channel entry) and then grabs the id and passes that through a function that ...
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Relationship “parents” in another MSM site

I am not able to get the parent of an entry from another MSM site. When I turn on debug = 1 I see this PHP notice: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined index: 243 ...
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Moving channel from one msm site to another

Is there a way to move a channel from one msm site to another? Both sites are within the site installation.
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Multisite Manager and Redactee - links in entries being rewritten by *something*

This is an odd one as these sites have been running for a long time and this issue has never previously come up. I have a group of sites running under Multisite Manager. On one of the sites (Site A) ...
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MSM & Master Config

I'm trying to set up two sites in EE with MSM & Master Config. But I'm failing. Feels like I'm really close but can't get over the last hurdle. I've used this suggested method but it's not quite ...
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Multisite - channel fields do not work in child template pages

Using expression engine multi-site. we have a master site "master-site" & a slave/child site "slave-site". I am creating a new channel "blogs" & it's channel fields. 1) Create "blogs" ...
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MultiSite Managing qustion

Cheers! As it's written in the manual, I need 2 physical areas for both site.com and subdomain.site.com with index.php and admin.php at both of them. But can I manage somehow subdomain.site.com with ...
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Error on Members View All page after approve member by admin for Multisite (MSM)

I am using multisite for express engine. I have implemented login functionality for a site. for eg. I have two site, A and B. I have implemented login functionality for Site A and set member ...
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Newbie here with MSM issue

I am working on my first EE installs: a church (firstdomain.org) site and school (seconddomain.org) site. The main site is behaving fine. On the second site, however, if I enter the index.php (which ...
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EE 2.8.1 & MSM Issue

Just upgraded a site from 2.5.5 to 2.8.1 with the plans of adding MSM once 2.8.1 was installed. I successfully upgraded to 2.8.1 and when I go to turn on MSM it kicks me out of the CP with the ...
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MSM defaults to login screen on Site 2

Have set up MSN as follows: spotlesslyclean.com -- system -- themes -- admin.php -- index.php spotlessovencleaning.co.uk -- admin.php -- index.php However, when you visits ...
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MSM Limitations

We have a totally 20 Websites. Right Now, We are running 5 websites all in MSM under single database. our requirements is member can access all websites in any one of web site login. All are portal ...
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MSM - new site displays wrong templates

I have 5 sites including the default site. Sites 1-4 are fine, but my fifth site is displaying templates from site no. 4. I have copied the admin.php and index.php from the default site and updated ...
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After CartThrob install, everything under ecommerce tab leads to account not found error

It's a EE multi-site, and I suspect that has something to do with the error, but not sure. I have 'msm_show_all' set to true in the config file. This is the error I get when any CartThrob link is ...
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Modify htaccess to work in subfolders [duplicate]

I'm trying to setup a multilanguage site using this solution http://eeinsider.com/articles/multi-language-solutions-for-expressionengine I have to modify the .htaccess to remove index.php from URL ...
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cartthrob on multisite

can cartthrob installed on MSM site ? I have try to using cartthrob on multi site, but the item data on cart not all shown ( just the product title ). Please help me to solve this problem . Thanks ...
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Unable to change sites in cp - logs out admin

EE 2.8.1 with MSM (4 sites) We've duplicated our production site to a development local environment. Same server configuration, with the exception of some path info. Production server and site is ...
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MSM - Use specific site if logged in

First time using MSM, and I was wondering if it's possible to make logged out users use Site 1 and logged in users to use Site 2? This will be on the same domain by the way.
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Reordering entries on MSM sites

Struggling at the moment with reordering entries on msm sub sites. I need to have alternate entries on each msm site and also some global entries for news and events channels. But I also need to ...
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MSM and EE question (subdomain using main domain's templates)

I have recently installed MSM on my EE build. Both are the very latest. I followed the tutorial all the way through: http://ellislab.com/expressionengine/user-guide/cp/sites/install.html When i visit ...
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Share members between two sites - MSM?

We have an upcoming project coming up which will have two sides, let's call one the marketing site, and the other is an app. The basic idea is the marketing site will sell access to the app, so the ...
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separate comments per site on shared entries with MSM

If I have two websites, with some shared entries with MSM, will I be able to keep the comments separated per site ? Example : Alex is member on site A Ben is member of site B if Alex comments an ...
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Two websites, same design & structure, only some entries are shared

I need to build a double website. Both sites must use different domain names Both sites share exact same design & structure Most static contents are the same Most dynamic contents are different ...