A name for an event that is executed at specific points throughout the WordPress core.

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Echo string in admin panel footer beside version no

can anyone help me out about how to showing something lets say "Hello World" beside the version no that shows up in the wp admin dashboard footer? I've already tried the action named admin_footer and ...
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Validate form in functions.php, send errors back to template

I have a form in a template that upon submission should be validated, and any errors should be displayed, and if no errors, insert the data into the database. I'm new to wordpress, but my idea was ...
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Re-order Woocommerce single product and echo div around moved & duplicated Woocommerce hooks

How do I wrap a div around the actions in the code below? PHP in functions.php file: remove_action( 'woocommerce_single_product_summary', 'woocommerce_template_single_title', 5 ); add_action( ...
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How to change default text for specific post type

Prelude: Let's say the text "Comments are closed" is a default WP String and you wanna change that text string to something else like "Hello World!" if is_singular('post-type') is true. Issue: Now, ...
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Woocommerce custom Plugin in wordpress [closed]

I want to access the ID of the product currently being displayed on the page. I am trying to do this in a separate custom plugin. I have tried global $post and global $product and get_the_ID() methods ...
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Warning: call_user_func() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback

This my code: $array_theme_options = array( array( 'id' => 'facebook_url', 'title' => 'Facebook Profile Url', 'callback' => 'display_facebook_element', ...
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Comment search plugin

I want to develop a plugin which places a search input field above the first comment on the post pages, filters the comments below that post, and only shows the comments which include the string that ...
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Access Action Hook from Child Class in External Plugin Class

I am attempting to access an action hook that is declared in a plugin's child class. The plugin uses a singleton instantiation pattern: class WC_Freshdesk { protected static $instance = null; ...
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Add info to plugin list view on WP admin

I'm writing a plugin, and want to add some custom info to the plugin list view on the wordpress backend. Like, here: [] Is there an action or a hook I can use, I tried searching for it but couldn't ...
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wordpress automatic update does not run

Hey Im creating automatic update plugin for wordpress and i have added following code using add_action('init' add_filter( 'allow_major_auto_core_updates', '__return_true', 1 ); add_filter( ...
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Hide post title input for all roles except admin

How would this function need to be updated to exclude the admin? add_action('admin_init', 'wpse_110427_hide_title'); function wpse_110427_hide_title() { if (current_user_can('subscriber')) ...
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Why is this require statement not working?

I am faced with this strange issue when the script loads it gives me an error: [04-Oct-2015 18:36:04 UTC] PHP Warning: require(../main/otherfile.php): failed to open stream: No such file or ...
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Hook To Get All Posts Deleted

I've added an which makes a call to an external service every time a post is deleted. However, it's on the delete_post hook, which works fine when I delete a single post, but if multiple posts are ...
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Actions that Run on Admin Edit Page Load After Posts Are Queried

What actions run on the edit page in the admin section of a post type? i.e. xyz.com/wp-admin/edit.php or xyz.com/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=shop_order (custom post type) I need to run a function ...
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Store Variable to be used Across Admin All Post Page

In the main taxonomy admin page (All page, All post, WooCommerce Orders, etc.) I am looking to store a variable to be stored for the page and then be used by a filter for each individual item row. ...
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Adding the hook 'vc_before_init' inside a object

I'm working on my first OOP (MVC) based plugin. Everything works perfect, enqueue front/back-end styles, admin menu pages, shortcodes creation, etc... I load my main plugin class using the init ...
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WordPress registration: checking external database to see if name/email exists, then show error message

During registration (creating a new user account), in addition to checking the wordpress database, to see if user name or email already exist, I want to also check an external database. My code ...
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widgets_init actions not fired from functions.php's child theme

I need to add new sidebars for using them accordingly on different pages throughout my shop. I use Woocommerce and my own Storefront child theme. This is a snippet of what is in functions.php file ...
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What Will Happen If I do This Hook-ing Pattern?

I am creating a custom hook inside a shortcode like this: do_action("my_custom_hook", $param_1, $param_2, $param_3); I then creating a file containing a class and hooks like the following: class ...
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Automatically add attributes to woocommerce product?

I'm trying to make WooCommerce automatically add some attributes to a product when it's created. I'm trying to find the right hook to start with, so far the only one that seems correct is ...
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Use add_action within template

I have the following in functions.php. Is it possible to load them only on certain custom post types? (I have a few custom post types which all use a certain template part -> would it be possible to ...
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Execute function after creating new custom post type

I have a function: function add_editor_styles() { global $post; $post_type = get_post_type(); $editor_style = get_template_directory_uri(). '/css/editor-style-' . $post_type . '.css'; ...
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Why is wp_set_comment_status not firing and executing my function?

I would like to send an email to all users on a WordPress blog that are registered and have a specific user custom field set. This email should be sent whenever a new comment is published. Here is ...
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add_action to wp_head is added, but not called

I'm using the CiviCRM plugin for WordPress, and in the plugin's main file, civicrm.php, it calls add_action() to add a function to wp_head() in order to merge CiviCRM's header with my theme's header: ...
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Scripts not loading when using the wp_enqueue_scripts action

Really basic, I'm afraid. My scripts aren't loading when I put them as part of a function triggered by the wp_enqueue_scripts action in functions.php. If I put them outside of that action as part of ...
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Quick Edit And Edit Actions

I'm using this code. lastpostdate is my function in project. add_action('save_post', 'lastpostdate'); It's working in mysite/wp-admin/post.php but not working in mysite/wp-admin/edit.php with quick ...
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Adapting functions from Genesis theme

I am trying to adapt a tutorial based on the Genesis theme to the Bones starter theme, but am battling with the following functions: add_action( 'genesis_entry_header', 'tsm_do_acf_form_edit_toggle', ...
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Don't delete a page if it holds users

I have to do something but I just can't come up with a way to do it. On one hand I have created pages who are companies. So every page is a company-page. On the other hand I have created users who ...
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what's the usage of action do_meta_boxes?

/** * Fires after meta boxes have been added. * * Fires once for each of the default meta box contexts: normal, advanced, and side. * * @since 3.0.0 * * @param string $post_type Post type of ...
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How to trace SUBMIT button

I have a form that I created using a plugin which upon clicking the Submit button, it's redirecting to a URL that I selected in the form's settings. But the problem is that any other form that I ...
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Event fired when file attached to a post?

I am using a Plugin called Attachments which allows you to attach any number of files which each have there own defines meta data into a post. Adding new files uses the WP Media Library shown below. ...
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action callback, for action dispatched as reported by hook sniffer, not called

I installed the plugin https://wordpress.org/plugins/hook-sniffer/. Action Event Firing Order: Array ( [muplugins_loaded] => 1 ... [the_post] => 3 ... ) ... yet function ...
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How to trigger function on theme delete?

Tryed to find action or some hook to fire a function when theme is being delited, but didn't found any hook.. May be someone can tell if there's a way to fire my function on themes delete event ? I ...
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add_action in a custom plugin

I did a plugin to create a when the cookie is FALSE. Actually, the was working, but when I was about to create the cookie, it said that my header was already sent. Then, I had the code ...
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do action inside a class is not working

I am trying to create my custom hook and call it from within a metabox class. Here is the pattern: metabox.php -- <?php require("libs.php"); require("test.php"); class metabox() { function ...
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When can you get current page ID and initialize hooks right after?

I'm developing a plugin and need to know on what page user is and then add specific hooks and filters for that page. And my problem is that is_page() and the_ID() doesn't work outside of wp, ...
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Action hook with wrapper html

I want to add a space for a banner across the top of my WooCommerce Category pages, but i'm trying to figure out how to add some markup that will wrap the action. In my archive-product.php I have the ...
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How can I edit comment meta value before it is saved?

I have introduced a custom field in comments form using add_comment_meta() function. I would like to know if there is a way to edit the data of the comment meta just before the post data is saved so ...
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WordPress save_post hook not firing when checking if _GET['post'] is set

I was facing an issue (a custom metabox not saving), and after 2 hours I finally realised that, if you try to add an action to the save_post hook inside an if statement checking whether $_GET['post'] ...
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Catalog/Archive page products and adding weight choice per product-all items are added to cart

I am using the following code to create a choice of quantity on my catalog/archive page with over 40 products. It looks close to what I try to achieve. Unfortunately, when I change 1 item, the cart ...
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wp_schedule_event doesn't work

Can someone tell me where I'm going wrong? Images in folder /wp-content/cached_img/ are not delated add_filter( 'cron_schedules', 'cron_add_week4' ); function cron_add_week4( $schedules ) { ...
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get_header and hook avoid normal call

I would like to use a custom header, like get_header('new') But I cannot modify the templates easily where the calls are being made due to several reasons. (many files and same code base deployed on ...
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What's hook to use immediately after a user is authentcated [duplicate]

Does anyone know the add_action() hook to use immediately after a user is successfully authenticated. Hook Test based on @mmm's answer I ran this test from my mu-plugins.php file: function ...
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Are immediately-called actions not usable in themes?

If there is a filter or action called immediately in a plugin file (not on 'init' or 'wp' action etc.), is it at all possible for a theme to filter it? Looking through wp-setting.php I would assume ...
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Dealing with html forms [closed]

I want to work with html form but i cant understand the Action method and when we need to use it. For example found this code on w3schools: <form action="action_page.php"> First ...
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action not working

Im working on a site where I need one plugin to trigger another. So When a user checks out from woo commerce with a coupon, add that user to a group. We are using The free Groups plugin. ...
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What hook to add at start of WordPress load

I want to add a hook that is the first thing that runs every and any time someone hits a page, post or other WP piece of content on my site, and before anything else in WordPress executes. Can you ...
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Hooking into action that fires in wp_head from widget on front end [duplicate]

I have a custom action hook for which the do_action() is executed in a function that hooks into the wp_head action. I would like to run add_action() for that custom action hook from the front-end ...
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plugins_loaded action is not working properly

I am trying to send an email to the user after form submission but I get an errorCall to undefined function wp_mail() in C:\xampp\htdocs\wordpress\wp-content\plugins\contact ...
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Reloading page with a query string upon login for admins

After users with specific roles log in, I would like to reload the current page with a query string added (to trigger a message via JavaScript). How can this be improved? function ...