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iQ Block Country

Allow or disallow visitors from certain countries accessing (parts of) your website

  1. Unzip the archive and put the iq-block-country folder into your plugins folder (/wp-content/plugins/).
  2. Download the IPv4 database from: http://geolite.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/GeoLiteCountry/GeoIP.dat.gz
  3. Unzip the GeoIP database and upload it to your upload dir usually /wp-content/uploads/GeoIP.dat
  4. Download the IPv6 database if you have a website running on IPv6 from: http://geolite.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/GeoIPv6.dat.gz
  5. Unzip the GeoIP database and upload it to your upload dir usually /wp-content/uploads/GeoIPv6.dat
  6. If you do not want to or cannot download the MaxMind GeoIP database you can use the GeoIP API.
  7. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
  8. Go to the settings page and choose which countries you want to ban. Use the ctrl key to select multiple countries

Requires: 3.5.2 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.3
Last Updated: 3 months ago
Active Installs: 20,000+

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3.8 out of 5 stars

Support

5 of 9 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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