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Can someone help me disable the Install Themes link from the WordPress back-end?

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You can essentially 'block' the capability install_themes using;

function __block_caps( $caps, $cap )
    if ( $cap === 'install_themes' )
        $caps[] = 'do_not_allow';
    return $caps;
add_filter( 'map_meta_cap', '__block_caps', 10, 2 );
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