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banned plugins

Do You Have a List of Banned and Incompatible Plugins?

We continuously update our list of banned and incompatible plugins that are not allowed or won't work in the Kinsta environment.
Reading time
5 min read
Publish date
January 11, 2022
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How To Fix the “HSTS Missing From HTTPS Server” Error (in 5 Steps)

HSTS is a server directive and web security policy. Learn how to fix the “HSTS Missing From HTTPS Server” Error in 5 simple steps.
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9 min read
Publish date
December 23, 2021
Illustration of a woman at a computer holding two ends of a broken wire.

How to Fix the “ERR_CONNECTION_RESET” Error (5 Ways)

Learn how to fix the "ERR_CONNECTION_RESET" error code that displays in Google Chrome because there was a failed connection.
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8 min read
Publish date
December 2, 2021
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How to Increase the Upload Size of Your Local MAMP Web Server

Learn how to increase the default upload size in MAMP when you set up local development environments for creating and testing WordPress websites.
Reading time
7 min read
Publish date
November 30, 2021
Little figures walking around figuring out what ttl is

What Is TTL (And How Do You Choose the Right One)?

TTL is a setting that determines how long your data (in packet form) is valid and available from within a network before the router clears it.
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10 min read
Publish date
November 16, 2021
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How to Fix the 414 Request-URI Too Large Error

The 414 Request-URL Too Large error is a critical configuration issue somewhere between your browser and a server. Here's how to fix it.
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9 min read
Publish date
August 19, 2021
PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR

How to Fix the ‘PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR’ Secure Connection Error

The PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR Firefox-specific error relating to a secure connection issue. Here's how you can fix the error in Firefox.
Reading time
11 min read
Publish date
August 12, 2021
Learn how to fix the "412 Request Entity Too Large" error.

How to Solve the “413 Request Entity Too Large” Error for Your WordPress Website

Are you experiencing the "413 Request Entity Too Large" error? In this article, learn how to resolve this error!
Reading time
9 min read
Publish date
July 15, 2021
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How to Set Up a MySQL Community Server on Your Machine

Setting up a MySQL community server doesn't have to be a headache. Here, we walk you through it, step-by-step.
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10 min read
Publish date
June 18, 2021
Learn how to fix the "phpMyAdmin Not Working" error in MAMP.

How to Fix the MAMP “phpMyAdmin Not Working” Error (3 Variations and Solutions)

Have you encountered the "phpMyAdmin Not Working" error in MAMP? Learn how to fix this error to get your workflow back on track.
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7 min read
Publish date
May 25, 2021
How to Fix the “Server Certificate Does NOT Include an ID Which Matches the Server Name” Issue (In 3 Steps)

How to Fix the XAMPP “Server Certificate Does NOT Include an ID Which Matches the Server Name” Error (In 3 Steps)

Have you encountered the “Server Certificate Does NOT Include an ID Which Matches the Server Name” error in XAMPP? Learn how to fix this error to g…
Reading time
6 min read
Publish date
May 20, 2021
Learn how to fix the "Apache Server Not Starting" error in MAMP.

How to Fix the Apache Server Not Starting in MAMP Error (In 4 Steps)

Have you encountered the "Apache Server Not Starting" error in MAMP? Learn how to fix this error to get your workflow back on track.
Reading time
6 min read
Publish date
May 18, 2021