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'''Welcome to the official Wordfence documentation wiki. '''
 
'''Welcome to the official Wordfence documentation wiki. '''
  
Please also view our [http://support.wordfence.com/ official FAQ on support.wordfence.com], be sure to visit our [https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/wordfence official forums if you are a free customer on WordPress.org] and if you are a Premium customer you can find our [http://support.wordfence.com/ priority support ticketing system on this page].
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Be sure to visit our [https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/wordfence official forums on WordPress.org if you are a free customer], and if you are a Premium customer you can find our [http://support.wordfence.com/ priority support ticketing system on this page].
  
== Wordfence Documentation ==
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* [[Wordfence options]] - Comprehensive documentation on all the options you see on the Wordfence options page in the plugin.
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* [[Wordfence scanning]] - How to use Wordfence scanning and how it works.
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* [[Live traffic]] - 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]] - A guide to how to schedule scans in Wordfence.
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* [[Falcon Cache]] - A guide to configuring and using Wordfence Caching and Falcon Cache Engine.
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* [[Blocked IPs]] - How to interpret and use the Blocked IPs page in Wordfence to manage blocked, locked out and throttled IPs.
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* [[Wordfence_Password_Auditing]] -  How our new password auditing tools can help you say goodbye to weak user passwords
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* [[Cellphone_sign-in|Cellphone Sign-in]] - How to set up cellphone sign-in in Wordfence and how to sign-in with your cellphone.
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* [[Country_blocking|Country Blocking]] - How to block attacks from specific countries.
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* [[Whois_Lookup|Whois Lookup]] - How to use Whois and find out who owns IP addresses and block networks.
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* [[Advanced_Blocking|Advanced Blocking]] - How to use Advanced Blocking to block ranges of IP addresses and browser patterns.
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== System Requirements ==
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===[[Wordfence_Documentation:Options,_Features_and_Usage|Wordfence Features and Options]]===
* [[Wordfence_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.
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:Learn how Wordfence features work and about the options you can set
  
== Wordfence API ==
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===[[Troubleshooting and Common Errors]]===
* [[DoNotCache|wordfence::doNotCache()]]
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:Solutions to problems and error messages you may see
* [[ImportSettings|wordfence::importSettings()]]
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* [[WhitelistIP|wordfence::whitelistIP()]]
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== Other ==
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===[[How do I...]]===
* [[Servers_and_IP_Range|Our Servers and our IP address range]]
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:Answers to common "how to" questions
* [[Plugins that might have issues and solutions to them]]
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* [[How_Wordfence_handles_Private_Addresses|How Wordfence handles Private IP addresses and whitelists them]]
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* [[Like to show your support?  Cool badges to put on your site]]
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== Troubleshooting and Common Errors ==
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===[[How do I clean my hacked site using Wordfence?]]===
* [[Why did I get a blank page after a Wordpress automatic update?]]
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:Information and help if your site has been hacked
* [[PHP Fatal error: Allowed memory size?  What does that mean?]]
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* [[Facebook links result in a Wordfence blocked message.  How do I fix that?]]
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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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* [[My scan is stuck.  What does  fseek() function.fseek: stream does not support seeking mean?]]
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* [[Help!  I locked myself out and can't get back in.  What can I do?]]
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* [[I'm using WF's cellphone authentication but I don't receive the sms.  What's wrong?]]
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* [[A feature in Wordfence isn't working.  What could be causing that?]]
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* [[I have a referrer/IP address blocked in advanced blocking but Google Analytics says it hit my site.  Why is that?]]
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* [[I enabled Falcon Caching and my site errors out.  What went wrong?]]
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* [[My site uses IPV6.  Does Wordfence support that?]]
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* [[My scans aren't starting.  What would cause that?]]
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* [[My scans don't finish.  What would cause that?]]
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* [[My options don't save.  How can I fix that?]]
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* [[I got an error that says my API key is being used by another site.  How do I fix that?]]
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* [[You sent me a warning that the plugin "" needs an upgrade.  How do I find out what plugin is named ""?]]
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===[[Wordfence_system_requirements|System Requirements]]===
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:Requirements including minimum memory, OS, web server, CPU and more
  
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===[[Wordfence API]]===
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:API calls that developers can use in themes and plugins
  
== How do I....? ==
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===[[External Links]]===
* [[My site was hacked.  How do I use Wordfence to clean it?]]
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:Links to tools from Google, Facebook, and others
* [[ How can I get signed up to get emailed when Wordfence releases critical security information?]]
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* [[I'm sorry.  I'm not very technical.  How do I take a screenshot?]]
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* [[You guys wanted me to open the JavaScript console - How do I do that?]]
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* [[I'd like to reinstall Wordfence completely.  How do I do that?]]
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* [[I love Wordfence!  I'd like to buy a premium license but I don't have a credit card.  Do you take PayPal?]]
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* [[ How exactly do I install my premium API key?]]
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* [[I paid for my API key.  Now where do I get it and how do I install it?]]
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* [[I want to use my API key on another site.  How do I do that?]]
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* [[I want to password protect my wp-admin folder for added security.  How should I do that?]]
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* [[I'm not sure I understand what the "Scan public facing site" option does.  Can you explain?]]
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* [[I cleaned my site using Wordfence.  Google still says I have malware.  How do I fix that?]]
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== External Links ==
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===[[Like to show your support? Cool badges to put on your site | Downloads]]===
Norton Blacklist Removal:
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[https://submit.symantec.com/false_positive/ HERE]
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ESET Blacklist Removal:
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[http://kb.eset.com/esetkb/index?page=content&id=SOLN141 HERE]
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Google 'Request for reconsideration'
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[http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=35843 HERE]
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Facebook Open Graph Object Debugger
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[https://developers.facebook.com/tools/debug/og/object/  Here]  <br>
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(So you can rescrape content when Facebook says it can't get to the link you posted)
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Latest revision as of 21:11, 4 November 2016

Welcome to the official Wordfence documentation wiki. 

Be sure to visit our official forums on WordPress.org if you are a free customer, and if you are a Premium customer you can find our priority support ticketing system on this page.


Wordfence Features and Options

Learn how Wordfence features work and about the options you can set

Troubleshooting and Common Errors

Solutions to problems and error messages you may see

How do I...

Answers to common "how to" questions

How do I clean my hacked site using Wordfence?

Information and help if your site has been hacked

System Requirements

Requirements including minimum memory, OS, web server, CPU and more

Wordfence API

API calls that developers can use in themes and plugins

External Links

Links to tools from Google, Facebook, and others

Downloads