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Set default language on wordpress manager

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by karlog, Nov 10, 2018.

  1. karlog

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    Hello

    I got a request from a customer to set default language on all future WordPress installations on the server. But I am unable to find any documentation about how to change de defaults on the WordPress Manager. I understand that the change would be server wide and that is no issue.


    If possible I would also love to know where the install files are located, as I would love to add some default plugins in order to optimize my customer's workflow.

    Best regards Benjamin
     
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    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager Staff Member

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    Hello @karlog,

    There's no support to customize the default WordPress configuration settings at this time. I encourage you to open a feature request for the ability to define the default language used in WordPress installations:

    Submit A Feature Request

    In the meantime, one potential solution is to develop a custom bash script that automatically finds and modifies the newly installed WordPress files and databases. You'd setup the custom script to run automatically as a post hook for the "Cpanel::Api1::cPAddons::mainpg" event that runs after every cPAddon is installed. You can read about this cPanel API 1 function at:

    cPanel API 1 Functions - cPAddons::mainpg - Developer Documentation - cPanel Documentation

    You can read more about hooks at:

    Guide to Standardized Hooks - Developer Documentation - cPanel Documentation

    Thank you.
     
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