wp transient set

Sets a transient value.

$ wp transient set <key> <value> [<expiration>] [--network]

<expiration> is the time until expiration, in seconds.

For a more complete explanation of the transient cache, including the network|site cache, please see docs for wp transient.


Key for the transient.
Value to be set for the transient.
Time until expiration, in seconds.
Set the value of a network|site transient. On single site, this is is a specially-named cache key. On multisite, this is a global cache (instead of local to the site).


$ wp transient set sample_key "test data" 3600
Success: Transient added.


--path=<path> Path to the WordPress files.

--url=<url> Pretend request came from given URL. In multisite, this argument is how the target site is specified.

--ssh=[<scheme>:][<user>@]<host|container>[:<port>][<path>] Perform operation against a remote server over SSH (or a container using scheme of "docker", "docker-compose", "vagrant").

--http=<http> Perform operation against a remote WordPress installation over HTTP.

--user=<id|login|email> Set the WordPress user.

--skip-plugins[=<plugins>] Skip loading all plugins, or a comma-separated list of plugins. Note: mu-plugins are still loaded.

--skip-themes[=<themes>] Skip loading all themes, or a comma-separated list of themes.

--skip-packages Skip loading all installed packages.

--require=<path> Load PHP file before running the command (may be used more than once).

--[no-]color Whether to colorize the output.

--debug[=<group>] Show all PHP errors and add verbosity to WP-CLI output. Built-in groups include: bootstrap, commandfactory, and help.

--prompt[=<assoc>] Prompt the user to enter values for all command arguments, or a subset specified as comma-separated values.

--quiet Suppress informational messages.

Related commands

Deletes a transient value.

Gets a transient value.

Lists transients and their values.

Sets a transient value.

Determines the type of transients implementation.