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To remove the Home page (at least in WordPress 3.2.1 it works) go to settings, reading as in image, choose your static page that will be the default page from Front page displays

So seems free WordPress Themes may not be safe. http://www.blogher.com/frame.php?url=http://wpmu.org/why-you-should-never-search-for-free-wordpress-themes-in-google-or-anywhere-else/ http://wpmu.org/when-is-a-free-wordpress-theme-really-free-some-thoughts-and-some-places-to-find-them/

Arjuna Theme

http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/690/menukd.jpg/ To get Categories to appear as menus use Second Header Menu in the Theme option page.

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Manual Update These are the short instructions, if you want more check out the extended upgrade instructions. If you experience problems with the Three Step Update, you may want to review the more detailed upgrade instructions For these instructions, it is assumed that your blog’s URL is http://example.com/wordpress/. Step 1: Replace WordPress files 1. Get […]

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Worked. It was annoying me. http://www.waynejohn.com/removing-the-an-automated-wordpress-update-has-failed-to-complete-message/ Delete the .maintenance file in the root of your website.

WordPress

Old news but wanted it for permission settings. http://www.blogtap.net/wp-config-php-security-leak-hundreds-of-blogs-hacked/comment-page-1/#comment-10048

UPDATED: Fixing the database upload file size limit http://opensourcecmsinfo.com/how-to-solve-no-data-was-received-to-import-either-no-file-name-was-submitted-or-the-file-size-exceeded-the-maximum-size-permitted-by-your-php-configuration-see-faq-1-16/ 3)Open C:\xampp\php\php.ini file(xampp 1.7.7) ; Maximum allowed size for uploaded files. ; http://php.net/upload-max-filesize upload_max_filesize = 2M   upload_max_filesize = 2M to u pload_max_filesize = 20M(your requirement)   ———— http://www.webdesignerwall.com/tutorials/installing-wordpress-locally/

This is a solution that often works with Plesk install of wordpress for updating from within WP. Hostname: try using localhost or localhost:21 User: Your normal FTP Username Pass: Your normal FTP Pass. If successful, your screen will go blank for a little while during the upgrade and then you will be fine.

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