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Using Bub To Migrate A Site Where Wp-Content Has Been Renamed

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#1 Guest_Shane_*

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Posted 30 March 2014 - 08:05 PM


I'm not sure if it's "reccomended" or simply a suggestion on one aspect of securing a wordpress install, but several security plugins do this including the iThemes Security plugin. This name change has been known to cause some problems with some plugins, and I am wondering how (or if) BUB can migrate a site which has renamed the wp-content folder?

If it causes problems, perhaps someone from the iThemes Security group and advise if renaming wp-content is actually an important security consideration, or just something that is icing on the cake. If the latter, then it doesn't matter if BUB can handle it or not.


#2 Dustin Akers

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Posted 31 March 2014 - 04:35 PM

Hi Shane,

BackupBuddy can handle it through it will still store some temporary files with the backup information in this location to have a known location for such temporary files on restore. It will still work though.

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