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I want to remove the entire section that says Save Draft, Preview and Status: Draft and Visibility: Public.

I want to not show it. Its ok if it is still fuctional.

Attached is the part I do not want to display.

Can someone show me how to do it?

Here is the area I want to not display:


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You can hide them using CSS. Add this to the theme's functions.php file, or add a plug-in header to the top of the file and zip it up to use as a plug-in:

  add_action('admin_print_styles', 'remove_this_stuff');
  function remove_this_stuff() {
  #misc-publishing-actions, #minor-publishing-actions {
<?php } ?>
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Thank you! But I can't get it to work.. Also the contact form on your site doesn't work because I tried to email you. Please write back. –  LucidDayDream Feb 7 '12 at 21:17
I fixed the contact form, thanks for the heads up. –  Jeremy Jared Feb 7 '12 at 21:26

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