- Create a page with content: [wppa type=
Use a page template without sidebars, publish it and do not add it to any menu.
- Use the landing page in Table VI in the column ‘Link Page’ when a page selection box appears and you do not know anything else to select there.
- Use the landing page as Link page: in the Comment Admin page.
- Use the landing page as Search page in the Setting in Table IX-C1.
- In case of problems in a new installations: Check the requirements below!
- If your theme is responsive, set Table I-A1 to auto. If your theme is NOT responsive, set Table I-A1 to the main column width in pixels.
- If the Settings page stayes blank and you have w3 Total cache installed, de-activate w3 Total cache (temporary). There have been reports where it blocked the options database table
- If you have plugin TablePress installed, please read this support thread
- If you have Buddypress and you want to display the users photos on his profile page, put this in the profile page template:
echo do_shortcode( ‘[wppa type=”album” album=”#owner,’.$bp->displayed_user->userdata->user_login.'”][/wppa]‘ );
- If you have the plugin Google Analytics for WordPress activated, DO NOT check the Track outbound clicks & downloads: checkbox in its configuration. Why? read this bug report.
The same problem may arise in certain themes that allow you to incorporat the Analytics Code.
- DO NOT minify HTML in W3TotalCache. It damages the breadcrumb separation characters like » ( » ) and it damages the filmstrip under the slideshow.
- If you have the plugin User Access Manager DO NOT set the lock files setting to yes!
- DO NOT use custom permalinks, use one of the predefined types
- If you have Yoast WordPress SEO installed, Make sure that on the page Permalinks you do NOT check the Redirect ugly URL’s to clean permalinks checkbox!!
- If you have the plugin Shortcodes Ultimate installed do NOT check the (default checked) box Custom formatting. There are also other plugins that do a wpautop() after the expanson of shortcodes ( level 11 in apply_filters(‘content’); ). Disable that!!! it ruins the html created by wppa+
Compatible plugins ( white list )
This plugin is compatible with and / or has special code embedded to support the features of the following plugins ( in alpahbetical order ):
- Simple Cart and Buy Now
- WP supercache
Tricky plugins ( gray list )
You can expect – mostly lay-out – problems when you have one or more of the following plugins active and not corrrectly configured
- Shortcodes Ultimate
Incompatible plugins ( black list )
It is certain that you will have problems when you have one or more of the following plugins active
- WP Fluid images
- WP ultra simple paypal shopping cart
- Frndzk photo lightbox gallery
- The plugin requires at least wp version 3.1.
The following requirements are not exceptional. All themes that meet the standard WP theme specifications will also meet the requirements that wppa+ relies upon. Only faulty/incomplete themes or if you modify the theme without knowing the consequences of it may cause problems. Possible problems are: slideshow does not run, popup does not work, lightbox does not work etc…
- The theme should have a call to wp_head() in its header.php file.
- The theme should have a call to wp_footer() in its footer.php file.
- The theme should load enqueued scripts in the header if the scripts are enqueued without the $in_footer switch (like wppa.js and jQuery).
- The theme should not prevent this plugin from loading the jQuery library in its default wp manner, i.e. the library jQuery in safe mode (uses jQuery() and not $()).
- The theme should not use remove_action() or remove_all_actions() when it affects actions added by wppa+.
The requirements above are listed here because i have seen violations of all of them
- The server should have at least 64MB of memory available.
- You must have sufficient rights on the WP database to isue the MySql commands CREATE TABLE and ALTER TABLE.
- Make sure your php.ini does not have a setting that disables the possibility of uploading images.
- PHP version 5.3 or higher.