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How do I do that?

Any custom post type I register shows up as a meta box on the menu page...

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It's really simple, when registering the Custom Post Type use:

register_post_type( 'post_type_name', array (
'show_in_nav_menus' => FALSE
) );
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I feel so stupid now :( –  onetrickpony Apr 21 '11 at 6:52
Don't! I spent 4 hours debugging my cpt meta box callback...turns out there was a space in the array name :( –  Cristian Apr 21 '11 at 7:49

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