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Wordfence Documentation:Options, Features and Usage

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Wordfence's options and features are explained here. Having trouble? See the Troubleshooting and Common Errors section.

Wordfence Dashboard

Valuable insight into the current state of your site’s security; a summary of activity and enabled features.

Wordfence General Options

Comprehensive documentation on all the options you see on the Wordfence options page in the plugin.

Wordfence Features

How to use Advanced Blocking to block ranges of IP addresses and browser patterns.
How to interpret and use the Blocked IPs page in Wordfence to manage blocked, locked out and throttled IPs.
How to set up cellphone sign-in in Wordfence and how to sign-in with your cellphone.
How to block attacks from specific countries.
A guide to configuring and using Wordfence Caching and Falcon Cache Engine.
The Wordfence Web Application Firewall filters out malicious requests to your site.
A detailed guide to Wordfence live traffic, what each piece of data means and the tab views and how to use them.
How our new password auditing tools can help you say goodbye to weak user passwords.
A guide about how to schedule scans in Wordfence.
How to use Wordfence scanning and how it works.
How to use Whois and find out who owns IP addresses and block networks.

More Details About Wordfence


Documentation on the debugging information and options listed on the Wordfence Diagnostics page.