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tommcgee

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  • Member Since: August 18th, 2010
  • New Jersey
  • www.tom-mcgee.com/blog
  • Senior Digital Media Specialist at Seton Hall University
  • @tommcgee on WordPress.org
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Bio/Description

Programmer and musician. Runs an installation at blogs.shu.edu, also freelance projects for arts and nonprofits.

Interests

Classical music, cycling

WordPress Origin Story

Using WordPress since 2006.

  • Posted a reply to "User capabilities not updating", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    We're not using any plugin on this server, only the built-in WP caching.

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "User capabilities not updating", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I was having a similar issue in a multisite installation. Running the editor from the…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Posts and pages not viewable", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That seems to be working. Thanks!

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "localhost move to webhost - change urls and hyperlinks text?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Also note that you'll have to look at the wp_options table. URLs for some things…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Posts and pages not viewable", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    WordPress 4.4.1, DH Press 2.7.1. Here's an example URL: http://blogs.shu.edu/dhtestbed/2015/12/09/looking-glass-house/ With DH Press active (as…

    4 months ago

  • Created a topic, A pretty great plugin, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "What slider plugin is this site using? (Refinery29)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That doesn't seem to be running WordPress or any other CMS.

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "I can't Block an IP", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Or you could add a line to your .htaccess file: deny from xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Activation and Event Creation Errors", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I think I found out the problem. We were getting hammered with xmlrpc requests, and…

    4 months ago

  • Created a topic, Just the thing, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Odd/Even number of posts with wide first post", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    will do, thanks.

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Chosen Plus Header Image Size", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Answering myself, it's basically whatever your designer thinks is best. Make it wide so that…

    5 months ago

  • Created a topic, Odd/Even number of posts with wide first post, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Cannot add user with .edu email?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Do you have access to the database? It could be that the new account is…

    5 months ago

  • Created a topic, Posts and pages not viewable, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    5 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Update to 2.7 causes a few problems", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ultimately I went into the motes and changed the configuration of each location-related short-text entry…

    5 months ago

  • Created a topic, Update to 2.7 causes a few problems, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    5 months ago

  • Created a topic, Chosen Plus Header Image Size, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, About to give up, but finally sorted it out., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Reminders to non-paid registrants", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I see -- I was sending the messages as the type "attendee mails," but I…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Reminders to non-paid registrants", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I saw those. But I'm trying to send a message to unpaid attendees reminding them…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Cannot auto/update wordpress site or plugins", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Folder and file permissions? Folders should be 755, files 644, and all should be owned…

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, Reminders to non-paid registrants, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "subscription form doesn't display in firefox", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Link? Are those dimensions being set by the plugin stylesheet, or by something else?

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Activation and Event Creation Errors", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Any idea where to start looking? On second activation, the tables are being created; they…

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, Activation and Event Creation Errors, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Removing Post Meta Data below Post Title - Virtue Theme", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The Virtue theme doesn't use the .entry-meta class. It's all wrapped up in a div…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can not access Local Host anymore after changing the setting to my website", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    https://codex.wordpress.org/Moving_WordPress contains the gist of it. Change your wp-config.php settings, a couple of database entries.

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "White screen of Death - what next after you try everything?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Check your serer error logs?

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Multisite Media library not using /files/ URL, but full URL", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm not sure why your installation is using those /wp-content/uploads/sites/ style paths. Ours did for…

    6 months ago

  • Created a topic, Works., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Out of memory errors", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Yes, we have >6,000 sites! I added the line to the wp-config file and it…

    7 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Adding new user logs out administrator", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    One other point -- it's happening on two different multisite installations.

    7 months ago

  • Created a topic, Adding new user logs out administrator, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    7 months ago

  • Created a topic, Out of memory errors, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    7 months ago

  • Created a topic, Not visible on multisite installation, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    8 months ago

  • Created a topic, Network Activation White-screened my site, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    9 months ago

  • Created a topic, Whitescreen on multisite installation, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Magazine Basic update 3.05 authored by themedropbox?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It looks like this is another instance of a theme being broken because it's been…

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Magazine Basic update 3.05 authored by themedropbox?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    My site isn't even using a child theme, and still it broke. My header image…

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Batch-archiving sites", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I like it! Thanks for the tip, I'll give it a try.

    9 months ago

  • Created a topic, Batch-archiving sites, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    9 months ago

  • Created a topic, Just what I need, no more, no less, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    10 months ago

  • Created a topic, Highly customizable, but be careful, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    10 months ago

  • Wrote a comment on the post Feature Plugin Merge Proposal: Menu Customizer, on the site Make WordPress Core:
    I understand the need for mobile-first for a lot of things; but as someone here…

    11 months ago

  • Posted a reply to ""File Not Found" errors", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry for the late response. Wondering out loud here if there is a solution for…

    11 months ago

  • Created a topic, "File Not Found" errors, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Not working with "Divi" theme: A suggestion, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to "Plugin Breaks Hyperlink Function", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks, this solved a related problem I was having. Looks like it might be related…

    1 year ago

  • Posted a reply to "Breaks Theme Foundry's "Make" page builder", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    A solution, from a related issue, is here: https://wordpress.org/support/topic/plugin-breaks-hyperlink-function?replies=5 If you can, disable the Enable…

    1 year ago

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