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Wordfence's options and features are explained here. Having trouble? See the [[Troubleshooting and Common Errors]] section.
 
Wordfence's options and features are explained here. Having trouble? See the [[Troubleshooting and Common Errors]] section.
  
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==Wordfence Dashboard==
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* [[Wordfence Dashboard]]
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:: Valuable insight into the current state of your site’s security; a summary of activity and enabled features.
  
 
==Wordfence General Options==
 
==Wordfence General Options==
* [[Wordfence options]]
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* [[Wordfence options|Wordfence Options]]
 
::Comprehensive documentation on all the options you see on the Wordfence options page in the plugin.
 
::Comprehensive documentation on all the options you see on the Wordfence options page in the plugin.
  
 
==Wordfence Features==
 
==Wordfence Features==
* [[Wordfence scanning]]
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* [[Advanced_Blocking|Advanced Blocking]]
::How to use Wordfence scanning and how it works.
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::How to use Advanced Blocking to block ranges of IP addresses and browser patterns.
* [[Live traffic]]
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::A detailed guide to Wordfence live traffic, what each piece of data means and the tab views and how to use them.
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* [[Wordfence scan scheduling]]
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::A guide about how to schedule scans in Wordfence.
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* [[Falcon Cache]]
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::A guide to configuring and using Wordfence Caching and Falcon Cache Engine.
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* [[Blocked IPs]]
 
* [[Blocked IPs]]
 
::How to interpret and use the Blocked IPs page in Wordfence to manage blocked, locked out and throttled IPs.
 
::How to interpret and use the Blocked IPs page in Wordfence to manage blocked, locked out and throttled IPs.
* [[Wordfence Password Auditing]]
 
::How our new password auditing tools can help you say goodbye to weak user passwords
 
 
* [[Cellphone_sign-in|Cellphone Sign-in]]
 
* [[Cellphone_sign-in|Cellphone Sign-in]]
 
::How to set up cellphone sign-in in Wordfence and how to sign-in with your cellphone.  
 
::How to set up cellphone sign-in in Wordfence and how to sign-in with your cellphone.  
 
* [[Country_blocking|Country Blocking]]
 
* [[Country_blocking|Country Blocking]]
 
::How to block attacks from specific countries.
 
::How to block attacks from specific countries.
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* [[Falcon Cache]]
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::A guide to configuring and using Wordfence Caching and Falcon Cache Engine.
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* [[WAF|Firewall]]
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:: The Wordfence Web Application Firewall filters out malicious requests to your site.
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* [[Live traffic]]
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::A detailed guide to Wordfence live traffic, what each piece of data means and the tab views and how to use them.
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* [[Wordfence Password Auditing|Password Auditing]]
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::How our new password auditing tools can help you say goodbye to weak user passwords.
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* [[Wordfence scan scheduling|Scan Scheduling]]
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::A guide about how to schedule scans in Wordfence.
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* [[Wordfence scanning|Scanning]]
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::How to use Wordfence scanning and how it works.
 
* [[Whois_Lookup|Whois Lookup]]
 
* [[Whois_Lookup|Whois Lookup]]
 
::How to use Whois and find out who owns IP addresses and block networks.
 
::How to use Whois and find out who owns IP addresses and block networks.
* [[Advanced_Blocking|Advanced Blocking]]
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::How to use Advanced Blocking to block ranges of IP addresses and browser patterns.
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==More Details About Wordfence==
 
==More Details About Wordfence==
* [[Servers_and_IP_Range|Our Servers and our IP address range]]
 
* [[Plugins that might have issues and solutions to them]]
 
 
* [[How_Wordfence_handles_Private_Addresses|How Wordfence handles Private IP addresses and whitelists them]]
 
* [[How_Wordfence_handles_Private_Addresses|How Wordfence handles Private IP addresses and whitelists them]]
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* [[Plugins that might have issues and solutions to them]]
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* [[Servers_and_IP_Range|Our Servers and our IP address range]]
 
* [[What data does Wordfence send to the scanning servers during scans?]]
 
* [[What data does Wordfence send to the scanning servers during scans?]]
 
* [[What do Wordfence's cloud servers do?]]
 
* [[What do Wordfence's cloud servers do?]]
 
* [[What does Wordfence scan?]]
 
* [[What does Wordfence scan?]]
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* [[Wordfence constants for advanced configuration]]
  
 
==Troubleshooting==
 
==Troubleshooting==
 
* See the [[Troubleshooting and Common Errors]] page
 
* See the [[Troubleshooting and Common Errors]] page
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* [[Wordfence diagnostics|Wordfence diagnostics]]
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::Documentation on the debugging information and options listed on the Wordfence Diagnostics page.

Latest revision as of 18:20, 27 June 2017

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

Troubleshooting

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