Installed Multi-Domain - Missing or invalid site address.

Hi There,

Could you please help us, we have installed multi-domains. Added a sub domain and another domain. When we try to 'add new site' to these domains, we get this error 'Missing or invalid site address'. Can you assist?

  • Lee-ann
    • WPMU DEV Initiate

    Hi Ari,

    Thank you for your response,

    We added cut-out-gallery.co.za (changed the dns records on their server -- but no wildcard)

    We also added 1.bizabout.co.za for testing purposes.

    How do we add wildcard subdomains - We are working on cpanel.

  • aristath
    • Recruit

    This domain: cut-out-gallery.co.za points to this IP: 87.117.218.68
    Subdomains of that point to this IP: 196.35.64.215
    so naturally subdomains don't work as they point to a completely different server and not your site's server.
    You will need to do this from both your cpanel AND your domain registrar.

    On your domain registrar, add an A DNS entry like this:
    *.cut-out-gallery.co.za and point it to your site's IP.
    On your cPanel, go to domains and add a wildcard subdomain, pointing it to the directory where your main site is installed.

    I hope that helps!

    Cheers,
    Ari.

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