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  • I have multi-site set up on a locally hosted WordPress installation using IIS.

    To get it to work on my local setup, I changed my local site to a fake domain (“”), and edited my hosts file like so:

    Now I can create sub-domains, but I can’t view them. Going to the new site or trying to access the its dashboard gives me a 404 error.

    I tried updating my hosts file with my sub-domains like so:

    But that just gives me the IIS placeholder page instead.

    I’m at a loss as to how I can get this sub-domain thing to work. Switching to sub-folders would be an absolute last resort for me.

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