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Unhook while switched framework


This plugin adds two hooks to your WordPress network for plugins to use to unhook while switched and re-hook when restored to the original site. It include sample functions that unhooks and re-hooks the Subscribe2 plugin. Plugin authors can safely code their plugins to use the hooks without having to code in checks for the plugin being active.

This plugin was written by Ron Rennick in collaboration with the CUNY Academic Commons.

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  1. Upload the entire unhook-while-switched-framework folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Network activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


  1. Upload ra-unhook-while-switched.php to the /wp-content/mu-plugins/ directory

Contributors & Developers

“Unhook while switched framework” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • Original version.