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Is there someway to change the title in wp-admin? Been looking all over google but no one seem to mention it.

I simply want to get rid of "— WordPress" and possibly change the "‹" into some other symbol.

Any ideas?

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add_filter('admin_title', 'my_admin_title', 10, 2);

function my_admin_title($admin_title, $title)
    return get_bloginfo('name').' • '.$title;

You could also do a str_replace on $admin_title to remove "— WordPress" and change "‹".

Look at the top of the wp-admin/admin-header.php file to see what is going on by default.

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Wonderful, thanks alot! – INT May 12 '11 at 6:01

Here's how we've done it, in order to change only a specific custom post type:

/* edit the admin page title for a particular custom post type */
function edit_page_title() {
    global $post, $title, $action, $current_screen;
    if( isset( $current_screen->post_type ) && $current_screen->post_type == 'CUSTOM-POST-TYPE' && $action == 'edit' ) {
        /* this is the new page title */
        $title = 'Change to whatever you want: ' . $post->post_title;           
    } else {
        $title = $title .' - ' .get_bloginfo('name');
    return $title;  

add_action( 'admin_title', 'edit_page_title' )
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