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So here's the problem, I want to have a few different meta boxes on my sites, but I'd like to be able to store each of them in separate files and included them into functions, so I can just copy specific ones to new installs and included them on a case by case basis.

From what I can gather though, it seems like I need to put them all into one array?

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Have you seen this at all? voodoopress.com/2011/04/… I've been playing around with it recently and really dig it. I can use it to set up any possible meta box I could want (text, wysiwyg, image, etc). You then just set up site specific meta box instances in your functions.php. – Rev. Voodoo May 16 '11 at 13:14
the answer really depends on your setup and code. so provide some. – Bainternet May 16 '11 at 13:56
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Save each meta box out to a file with the code as if they were in your functions.php file. Maybe place these in a folder called meta_boxes. Then to include into your theme just include() them into your functions file

// all the code that your functions file contains
// As so on....
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When I do that it only shows the last included item. – Picard102 May 16 '11 at 15:59
By any chance you are repeating function names in both or more files? – Brady May 16 '11 at 16:59
I didn't think I was, but I guess I must be if it's supposed to work. Here's the two functions I'm trying to create. leschinskidesign.com.php5-10.websitetestlink.com/test/… leschinskidesign.com.php5-10.websitetestlink.com/test/… – Picard102 May 17 '11 at 14:32
$prefix and $meta_box are getting overridden by the last include. Instead name them $prefix1, $prefix2 and so on for each meta box include – Brady May 17 '11 at 14:46
ugh, how could I have not seen that. Thanks! – Picard102 May 17 '11 at 15:50

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