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Ipstenu-DH

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  • Member Since: August 31st, 2012
  • California
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WordPress Support Specialist/Manager, Community Wrangler, Half-Elf / Half-Unicorn. This is my DreamHost hat, where I do my best to answer any DH specific questions, solve problems, and make the internet better, faster, and cooler. Hit me up at my URL to send me a message for DreamHost stuff.

  • Posted a reply to "What Permissions to have WP-Config on Shared Server?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    644 is fine :)

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Database export is missing from full backup", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    On a shared server, 500Megs will likely run out of PHP memory. Check your error…

    4 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Change Theme (Add New) not working", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hi Laura, If you have a problem at DreamHost and open up a ticket, feel…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Migrating from dev to live server, have "no such file or directory" error", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    nickhill78 - You're on DreamPress, so you have to remember to flush the Varnish Cache…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Error Message when installing", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You can set up a dreamhosters.com subdomain: http://wiki.dreamhost.com/Viewing_site_before_DNS_change#Viewing_your_site_through_a_dreamhosters.com_subdomain

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Subdomain transfer from one host to domain on another host?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You'll need the files (FTP) and the database (normally PHPmyAdmin) http://codex.wordpress.org/Moving_WordPress#Moving_to_a_New_Server

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "SMTP connect() failed.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    wpecommerce - If you have any specific DreamHost-aimed questions, feel free to ask me (mika.epstein…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Blocking iOS WordPress App", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Awesome! I found your ticket and I'm replying there. The IP in the example you…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Unable to get to my wordpress site", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you go to https://panel.dreamhost.com/index.cgi?tree=domain.manage& notice how it says that your site is "redirect :…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Unable to get to my wordpress site", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Brooke, Looking at your account, that's a very odd situation. For some reason capturedbybrooke.com is…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Blocking iOS WordPress App", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    wp-iphone isn't something that the WordPress iphone app actually sends. Also we white listed that…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "WP admin not working and posts still private", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    thegipsyqueen - I checked your account and it's in good standing :) But http://likearollingstone86.com/ is…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "EventSpot setting breaks link button", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just FYI, I saw this for a customer today. It's definitely this plugin. If you…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked site?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I did a quick scan of your site and you have been hacked. I deleted…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Radio button moving after selection", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    webdorado - Just FYI, asking people to email you off the forums is generally frowned…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked site?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I checked just now and there's nothing in your .htaccess that is off (nothing weirder…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "File link redirects to home page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Whatever's putting in the ?download is probably the issue. What other plugins are you running?…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Not Recommended for Dreamhost", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I can't see why that would happen, looking at the code here. How odd. It's…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Website load time has SLOOOOOOWed way down", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I checked your server and your DB and everything there looks fine. You're using a…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Moving from WordPress.com to WordPress.org", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If it doesn't work, what domain is it and maybe we can see where it's…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "DreamObjects / S3 Compliant API", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I think the API Endpoint is the bigger issue. DreamSpeed should just ignore that. https://wordpress.org/plugins/dreamspeed-cdn/…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "HTTP Error uploading MP3 files (4.1)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just FYI, all shared servers have that 125MB limit. VPS, Dedis and DreamPress are always…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Leverage browser caching of static assets: 5/100", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Did you set up max-age or expires in your .htaccess? http://wiki.dreamhost.com/Htaccess_tricks#Faster_Page_Load_Times_.2F_Bandwidth_Saver

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "The Jetpack server was unable to communicate with your site", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just to be sure I understand that, it's an issue with the SSL server and…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "The Jetpack server was unable to communicate with your site", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Jeremy, we can't do that on his server but since when did you guys start…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Character substitution bug!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Magic Quotes isn't on for anyone (unless you turned it on...) This usually happens with…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Punctuation shows up as question marks after upgrade to 4.0", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    My email JUST decided to deliver this... This usually happens with your wp-config.php setting the…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Publicize not working. Deactivated all plugins.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Can you ask your host (assuming GoDaddy) if they're restricting access to xmlrpc? I know…

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "gethostbyaddr() error in general-template.php", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    emalave - Why DreamHost? If this is something you know about and I can fix,…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Connection lost. Saving has been disabled ... Site extremely slow", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Of course load time looks good NOW, three days later (I was on a vacation…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Interesting feedback from Dreamhost support", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sure thing :) Always happy to dig into sites and plugins (And WF, I know…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Interesting feedback from Dreamhost support", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    We're seeing sites with poorly configured WordFence setups running slowly. Just the same as we…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Log-in Issues", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    How do I go about setting a password manually? Will I be able to do…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "performance and errors on DreamHost", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you're trying to use W3 Total Cache's interface with our install of Xcache, it…

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Blocking Cloudflare?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just to clarify at DreamHost, we actually secretly set up all severs with mod_cloudflare so…

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "unable to send mail", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just to clarify, it's not that it has to be a DREAMHOST email, it's that…

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "hacking caused mayhem", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hi, I took a quick look at your site and it was, sadly, still hacked.…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "cant log in cant find page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I went ahead and did that for you, actually, renaming the plugins. I also turned…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Featured image can not be removed", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That's ... insane. That should never happen that your IP gets blocked. I took a…

    8 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Cannot Log In to See my Dashboard/Lost Account", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I don't know what HTTPS has to do with this, but I looked at your…

    9 months ago

  • Wrote a comment on the post Team chat agenda for week #25, on the site Support Everything WordPress:
    The images are still being called from break/fix (you're lucky I didn't turn on my…

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Ajax add to cart not working", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    FYI, the /tmp folder on Shared is (logically enough) shared with all users on the…

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "not receiving emails - both admin and client", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hey Felix, I work at DreamHost and wanted to be sure that you knew about…

    10 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Comments are temporarily unavailable?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you're still having this, please open a ticket and tell us it's a jetpack…

    12 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Contact Form 7 not sending emails with sender's address but my own email.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It was announced here: http://www.dreamhoststatus.com/2012/04/04/improvements-to-outgoing-spam-prevention-policy/ FWIW, I wrote about it here: http://elftest.net/contact-form-7-and-anti-spam/

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to "Contact Form 7 not sending emails with sender's address but my own email.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It goes in the aditional headers section http://wordpress.org/support/topic/plugin-contact-form-7-additional-header-reply-to?replies=5

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to "Contact Form 7 not sending emails with sender's address but my own email.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I believe you should have: From: WordPress <wordpress@shagdesign.com> Reply-to: [your-name] <[your-email]>

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to "Contact Form 7 not sending emails with sender's address but my own email.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The from and to, on a DreamHost server, have to be the same domain as…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to "Multisite WordPress 3.8.1 Subdirectory Install - 404 Wp-Admin Error - Dreamhost", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I replied to you via DreamHost, but two things: 1) Your .htaccess was empty this…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to "Site is incredibly slow problem.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Understanding "Why is my site slow?" is one of the more annoying and cryptic aspects…

    1 year ago

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