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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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 ...
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Admin two site with Multiple Site Manager

Is possible to publish an entry belong to domain1 in domain2 simply adding a channel field to that entry? Something like: Publish on domain1 domain2 both domain1 and domain2 I short can I have ...
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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 ...