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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Multi Site Manager site dropdown showing on single site

I have a single site on a fresh install. However, in the top right corner, clicking on the site name gives the dropdown as if this were a multi site install. I am not running MSM. Additionally, it ...
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All External Assets Sources Display on MSM Site

I have several S3 external sources set up with Assets on an MSM site. Some sources are for Site 1 and some are for Site 2. However, when I go to the Assets file manager on Site 2, the external sources ...
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Multi Site Manager - File Upload Preferences - Unique per site

Apologies if the Title is a bit odd sounding. Basically, I have MSM with 4 sites. Within each site is a UI file upload preference. Now when I 'Search By Directory' on the File Manager, I get UI, UI, ...
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White Screen Trying to Manage Multiple Site Manager After Upgrade

After upgrading a ExpressionEngine 2.1.0 site to ExpressionEngine 2.5.2 (ran into issues trying to upgrade to 2.7.3 and 2.5.2 was the oldest I had in my archives) I am running into a white screen when ...
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why do i get a blank screen switching between msm sites after upgrade?

Installed EE 2.8.x today with newest msm. Now when I switch sites or edit sites, I get blank page. URL is something like: ...
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Trouble with Multi-Site Manager

Getting this error message on our second domain's ACP: "Unable to load your default controller. Please make sure the controller specified in your Routes.php file is valid." The index.php for the ...
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Set all channels to save revisions

How do you set all channels to have revisions? Especially on a big MSM site, this takes a lifetime!
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Should you upgrade ExpressionEngine or Multiple Site Manager (MSM) first?

I am upgrading MSM and ExpressionEngine. Which upgrade do I need to complete first?
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Low variable as channel entry_id parameter across MSM sites

I'm trying to access the entry_id of an entry (one only) selected with Low Variables, to use as a parameter in a channel entries tag. The entries are stored in site A. The template is in site B. ...
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Accessing MSM install without a domain/subdomain

We're developing the site on a test URL (server IP). Is it possible to access the the MSM site without setting it up as a sub-domain or domain - ie. is there a path I can use while it's in ...
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Page displays completely blank

I am using Freeform Pro on a second site with Multiple Site Manager. As soon as I include the Freeform code: {exp:freeform:form form_name="careers" ...
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MSM & channel entries

First time user of MSM here. I'm building 3 sites that all have the same channels. In some cases, I want only the default site to make channel entries, but want all 3 sites to have access to those ...
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Can I specify external upload locations in Assets with MSM via configuration file?

I am working on a ExpressionEngine site with a lot of preexisting content in many MSM sites. Due to the need to put upload files into Amazon's S3 storage service, I am migrating all of file fields and ...
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Cannot Edit channel entries in the MSM

We are using Expression engine 2.6.2. We have the MSM set up. Recently we updated all the modules inside that we are using. And after that when we want to edit the channel entries in one of the sites ...
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Edit Field On an MSM Site Returning 404 Page Not Found

I have a main site with two much smaller separate sites running together in an MSM installation employing Structure. All seems well - all sites are running. And, I can log in and edit site content. ...
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Secondary site on MSM not retaining its URL

EE 2.7.2. I have a secondary site on Multi Site Manager. Users can only login to EE from the main site, so I have no admin.php for the secondary site. In the secondary site's index.php, I have: ...
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Playa not displaying entries from different site within multi site manager

I have site 1 and site 2. Site 2 has a Playa field related to a channel in site 1. I cannot get the related entries from site 1 to display in site 2.
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Using P&T Assets with Multi Site Manager (MSM)

I have Assets set up for Site #1. I've added Site #2, and I would like it, and Site #3, etc., to share the same Assets folders. I've read through the Assets documentation, but cannot find any ...
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How do I create new image upload destination via config bootstrap file?

I am running expression engine on MSM at the moment. I have got the deployment and ebvironments working properly, my only issues is that there are literally about 30 different file upload paths all ...
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Why does my exp channel entries not display asset image url properly?

I am creating a list of entries from all of my multi sites in Expression Engine. They are displayed on the main homepage and use this syntax below: {exp:channel:entries site="site1|site2" ...
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Dynamic navigation on an MSM setup using {site_url}

I have an MSM setup where the primary site is the "main" site in EE and the subdomains are all sub-sites in EE. I have built out the primary navigation in the main site, but I don't know a good way to ...
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Is there a way to get all msm sites index page urls into a list?

I have 9 sites in MSM. I am trying to get all links to the 9 sites index pages. Is this doable in the template files for the default site index page? Thanks, Mark
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Remove “default site” from MSM installation?

Is it possible to remove the "default site" from a MSM installation and then remove the MSM plugin, thereby creating a stand alone from the second site? I'm running EE 2.7.2 with Multiple Site ...
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Is there a maximum number of sites you can run off MSM?

I currently have MSM running 8 sites. Last week I had to create a new site and I experienced a whole host of issues, from addons not working as expected to show stopping database errors. It took 4 ...
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How to get page_url's of entries in other sites (MSM)

ExpressionEngine 2.7.2 We have an EE/MSM install that's managing 2 different websites (desktop and mobile). I'm building a tool that allows the administrators to generate custom URLs and I need to ...
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Multi Site Manager gives 404 when using Sub Folder

We have setup Multisite Manager but we are not using sub-domains, we want them in sub-folders. The EE instructions do not reference this setup, only domains and sub-domains. Its not working for us, ...
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Share upload locations MSM

Is there a way to share upload locations between MSM sites, or to sync the dirs for both sites? If not, is there another module that can do this?
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Multi site - Licensing query?

Looking to build multiple sites with EE. How many licenses would have to be purchased as require integration with Expresso Ecommerce. Do I have to get 3 separate licenses or just 1 license and run ...
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MSM or 'old way' - Which to choose in this scenario?

I'm about to create a new site with a 2-3 year lifespan. The new site will run off an existing EE2 installation which already runs two MSM sites. After 2-3 years, the site will be taken offline and ...
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Multiple Sites, Sharing Several Templates

NOTE: when I use the term "template" below, I do not mean EE templates. Rather, I mean templates like the ones that can be purchased from www.TemplateMonster.com. Assume I needed to deploy and manage ...
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Freeform and MSM

I'm using EE 2.7.2 with Freeform 4.1.3 and Multiple Site Manager. Works fine on the main site bit not on the second site. After completing the form takes me to mydomain.com/?ACT=35 and no submission ...
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Cartthrob MSM Sagepay 5006 error

I have a Cartthrob MSM installation (2 stores) that use sagepay (europe offsite) for processing payments. Every time I try to make a payment through the sites, I get all the way through the payment ...
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Moving EE, including MSM, to a new server but can't figure out paths

EE v2.5.5 MSM On the current host the main site and other sites each have their own directory, 'www.oursite.com' points to one directory, 'subdomain1.oursite.com' points to it's own directory etc. ...
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Cartthrob Sagepay (offsite) 3037 notification URL error for MSM sites

I've taken on two ee cartthrob sites running off an msm installation. I just moved them to a Nexcess server and updated EE from 2.2.1 to 2.7.2 (and CT from 2.051 to 2.4). Everything is working fine ...
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Multi-site Cache Breaking

I was wondering if anyone has been able to attempt Multi-site cache breaking with Ce_cache? And what did you do to achieve this? I am trying to stay away from PHP to achieve this, and having someone ...
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Alternative to MSM?

We're running several big sites on a MSM install, but we're finding it's becoming increasingly difficult to upgrade one site without breaking another. It's just become a tangled mess actually and ...
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Multi Site Manager On Multiple Servers

The user guide for the multi site manager states that one requirement is that all sites must reside on the same server. I was wondering if anyone could please explain why this is the case? I need to ...
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Collecting Cartthrob orders in single channel at the Multiple site system

Could you tell me the best way to collect orders in a single channel in the one site using Cartthrob 2.4 and Multi-site-manager! I want to use one channel with products and one channel with orders for ...
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Control Panel with Masked CP CORS issues

MSM Setup EE 2.7.2 The site I am working on has masked CP access sitting on a subdomain of the site. This is a MSM setup in which the MSM sites are subdomains of the primary site. Something ...
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Creating Custom CP Links to Other Site Channels in MSM with Zoo Flexible Admin

I've got an MSM installation with 2 sites (Site 1, Site 2). I'm building out a custom control panel menu using Zoo Flexible Admin. I would like my admin to be able to click a custom link in the CP ...
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MSM delete site 500 error if it has entries

EE v2.7.2 Build Date: 20131008 MSM 2.1.6 When I try to delete a site from MSM, I get a 500 Server error. However, if I manually delete everything, then delete the site, it works. I have tested all ...
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low seg2cat on MSM site segment_x_cat not working

Just upgraded a site from EE 2.5 something to 2.7.2 it is running MSM all the subsites pull content from the main site. Each subsite has no content or categories of its own. (This is the way I ...
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Installing MSM 2.1.4 onto EE 2.7.0 Getting blank wwhite screen [duplicate]

I have installed MSM 2.1.4 onto EE 2.7.0 and I can see the menu when I click on the site name (top-right) in the c-panel but when I click Edit Sites I get a blank screen. without upgrate is there any ...
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Assests + MSM + Indexing new site = Uh oh!

SO, I have assets installed on site1 - works great. I add site 2, index the uploads, cool. I can add images in the module, but when I try to add images within an entry, the buttons are grayed back. ...
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Issue with Assets on Client end only

My client is experiencing a really weird issue. When they are publishing or editing an entry with an Assets custom field it displays only a white box. They experience this issue in both their ...
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Accessing CKFinder in Wygwam 3.2.1 with EE2.6.1 on MSM site is blank

Switching to EE File Manager works, but would rather stick with CKFinder. The error in console when the blank popup appears is Error: Permission denied to access property 'CKEDITOR' which seems to ...
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Playa inside Matrix with MSM

We're seeing a bit of strange behavior - perhaps our eyes are missing the obvious thing? This block of code works correctly when used in a template in the main or default site in a MSM ...
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Playa Live Filters Not Working in MSM

I have an MSM installation with two sites (EE version 2.5.5, Playa version 4.4.5). I am using Playa on Site 2. When I am logged into the CP from the URL of Site 2 (i.e. http://site2.com/admin.php), my ...
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Multi-site manager MSM or template group

MSM or not to MSM? I have a site where a specific member group can only access one area of the website, would I be better to use MSM or just stick with a template group? ...
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Upgrading 2.7 to 2.7.1 with MSM

I have EE 2.7 running with MSM 2.16 and want to upgrade to EE 2.7.1 to fix some bugs Outside of restoring the three files that come with MSM is there anything else that has to be done differently ...