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* [[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?]]
 
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* [[I got a message that my cron key doesn't match the saved key.  What does that mean?]]
 
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* [[I got an error about Wordfence not being able to sign in as admin when trying to scan]]
 
* [[My scan is stuck.  What does  fseek() function.fseek: stream does not support seeking mean?]]
 
* [[My scan is stuck.  What does  fseek() function.fseek: stream does not support seeking mean?]]
 
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* [[I got an error that said 'Fatal error: Cannot call overloaded function for non-object'.  What does the mean?]]
 
* [[I got an error that says my API key is being used by another site.  How do I fix that?]]
 
* [[I got an error that says my API key is being used by another site.  How do I fix that?]]
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* [[I got a 'Forbidden' message when trying to use a Wordfence feature. What should I do?]]
 
* [[I see 'false' listed instead of an IP address in Live Traffic.]]
 
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* [[How do I clean my hacked site using Wordfence?]]
 
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* [[ How can I get signed up to get emailed when Wordfence releases critical security information?]]

Revision as of 21:22, 23 September 2015

Welcome to the official Wordfence documentation wiki. 

Please also view our official FAQ on support.wordfence.com, be sure to visit our official forums if you are a free customer on WordPress.org and if you are a Premium customer you can find our priority support ticketing system on this page.

Wordfence Documentation

  • Wordfence options - Comprehensive documentation on all the options you see on the Wordfence options page in the plugin.
  • Wordfence scanning - How to use Wordfence scanning and how it works.
  • Live traffic - A detailed guide to Wordfence live traffic, what each piece of data means and the tab views and how to use them.
  • Wordfence scan scheduling - A guide to how to schedule scans in Wordfence.
  • Falcon Cache - A guide to configuring and using Wordfence Caching and Falcon Cache Engine.
  • Blocked 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 - How to set up cellphone sign-in in Wordfence and how to sign-in with your cellphone.
  • Country Blocking - How to block attacks from specific countries.
  • Whois Lookup - How to use Whois and find out who owns IP addresses and block networks.
  • Advanced Blocking - How to use Advanced Blocking to block ranges of IP addresses and browser patterns.

System Requirements

  • Wordfence System Requirements - A detailed guide to what you need to run WordPress with Wordfence including memory, OS, web server, CPU and more.

Wordfence API

Other


Troubleshooting and Common Errors

Cell Phone Sign-In

Falcon Caching and Basic Caching

Firewall and Blocking

LiteSpeed Server Issues

Scanning and Scan Results

Other Issues


How do I....?

External Links

Norton Blacklist Removal: HERE

ESET Blacklist Removal: HERE

Google 'Request for reconsideration' HERE

Facebook Open Graph Object Debugger Here
(So you can rescrape content when Facebook says it can't get to the link you posted)