Users with the ability to perform administrative tasks for a site or a network of sites.

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Add tabbed menu to admin page

I am very new to WordPress and here I want to create one admin page with tabs as shown in image How can I create such page with these tabs?
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Add html to cpt main page / admin edit.php

I want to add some html under the title of a custom post type I created. See area in image here: http://i.stack.imgur.com/rpkV3.png I tried using different methods including post_row_actions ...
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This CSS Stuffing Works, But Is This A Good Practice?

I am trying to include a dynamic css in my plugin, I have been searching anywhere but doesn't find any case that is similar to what I do. And what I use to do it is by adding a css file directly into ...
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118 views

Change default italic from <i> to <em> in admin editor

I've noticed that the admin editor by default embeds any italic texts with <i> which I intend to use for icon styling. I much more prefer to wrap them with an <em>. How would I got about ...
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128 views

How to disable accessing the custom post types from frontend via a link?

I am registering a custom post type like: /* POST TYPE: SECRET CARDS */ function register_post_type_secret_cards() { $args = array( 'labels' => array( ...
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Admin login not working

I can't log in as admin on my wordpress site. I've tried to change the password, and a bunch of other stuff, but no result. What happens is that I come back to the log in page, no message. The strange ...
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44 views

User interfaces living in the Admin “back end” area

We're currently toying with the idea of building a user interface that lives in the Admin area ("back-end"), effectively meaning that those interfaces will be theme independent. The code that actually ...
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821 views

Only Show an Author Their Custom Post Types

I have a site with 3 different custom post types (Listings, Contacts, Events) and about 1600 'authors'. What I"m looking to do is only show that author their posts in the backend. So when authorA ...
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Custom post type admin search, keep current URL parameters

I have a custom post type I created, and a page that displays each entry. I have an area where I can filter the results through a search form. It works good, except when I press submit, the current ...
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103 views

Add Sort Link in Custom Post Type List

I need to add a link here, beside the Published link: How can I do it? I'm trying to filter my custom post type by meta values and need a link to do it. Thanks.
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208 views

Having problem creating local instance of wordpress site

I am trying to make a copy of a wordpress site on my webhost on my local computer. I am using EasyPHP. I downloaded all of the files within content and added them to a folder within ...
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1answer
131 views

add_menu_page does not render the expected result

I'm trying to accomplish the simple task of adding a new page to the admin area but it seems that I just cannot wrap my mind around this simple function. Via codex, this is how I'm trying to add the ...
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89 views

Why is this Ajax not working?

I'm not sure if I am abusing WordPress and Ajax by doing it this way but WP and Ajax Codex a well as Plugin Development with Ajax do not seem to be very helpful. I have created the following Ajax ...
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58 views

Decouple page name from page title

As far as I can see, the name of a page (in admin) is the same as the title for the page. In many cases you would want the page name to be something else to better grasp what it's about while ...
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2k views

if admin is logged in

I use this function to detect if administrator is logged in wordpress <?php define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); require('./wp-blog-header.php'); global $current_user; get_currentuserinfo(); ...
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jQuery Ajax / Modal admin event not firing since 3.6. Seems to not recognize “a” tag

This came up immediately after upgrading to wordpress 3.6. Upon clicking the modal "anchor" tag, an ajax event fires to refresh the content in the box. It was working before, then ceased ...
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723 views

Custom Dashboard Home Screen Options

I want to make the entire Homepage on the Dashboard empty and add in my own custom screen options. How do I go about doing this? Do I create one from scratch or edit what's already there? Is there ...
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203 views

Lock Display Name To Nickname

Using the following code to change the author url links to their nickname. The issue is it seem to be conflicting and trying to use the display name instead. Can i lock the display name to the ...
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WP admin broken. Not saving catgories or adding categories to menu

Wordpress Admin panel is not saving categories when creating new post or editing it. Also same problem with adding categories or pages to menu. It just doesn't save changes when I press update.
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413 views

Create WordPress posts from JSON array using plugin in admin

I'm writing a WordPress plugin that I'd like to do the following: Add a WordPress plugin admin page that contains a button When you click the button, it loads an array of JSON objects from a file, ...
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solution to prevent specific admins from altering site contents

I wonder if there is a solution already present that will restrict even the top level admins that I select from doing things such as installing plugins, disabling plugins, etc. that an admin normally ...
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199 views

Frontpage Admin Bar Disappeared

I am on a multisite network. Recently my frontpage admin bar dissappeared but continued to show at backend. I disabled all the plugins, changed theme to twenty ten and twenty twelve also, but no ...
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299 views

Error: Can´t access facebook comment plugin admin page

The plugin i'm talking about is facebook-comments-plugin The problem is i can´t access admin page: /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=fbcomments This error is happening: PHP Warning: ...
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learning OOP with wordpress plugin

I used to develop in functional design so far and I am now learning OOP. I stumbled upon following problem. Sometimes in OOP a function needs to send and argument as an array. Example. I want to ...
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142 views

Wordpress Plugin Admin Tab

I'm not sure on the terminology because a Google search isn't really sending me in the right direction. I currently have a WordPress Plugin which is inside the settings tab. I would like to have my ...
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Uploading Images to Multi-Site Causes Failure to HTTP Error

Just to fill you in on my situation. Running WordPress multi-site version: 3.5.2 clean install. Zero 3rd party plugins. All of my plugins have been disabled for debugging. Using WordPress MU ...
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317 views

Custom colors for post rows based on post meta value

I'm trying to have the post background colors change depending on a meta value for the specific post type rather than using the post status. Looked everywhere and can't find a solution. (perhaps there ...
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491 views

Passing dynamic options from backend to frontend

I have created an admin options page (using the Redux Theme Framework), in which the admin can customize the website's appearance (text color, background color, background repeat options, etc.. ). ...
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641 views

Can I force a metabox to be in one column?

Suppose I created a custom metabox for the add/edit post page that uses a wide width (not suitable for being in the sidebar), is there a way of keeping it in the middle column only and sortable while ...
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Capability to read/edit page in wp-admin only for administrators

I want to create a page which is only for editable and readable (within wp-admin) for administrators. To restrict other users to edit any page (and not only the own ones) is not the solution as I want ...
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721 views

admin panel save option with ajax

I create custom options in the admin panel but I have some difficulties to save it with ajax. I can't get the php script with action variable in ajax script. Here all my scripts: in functions.php : ...
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651 views

Creating a custom wordpress widget and stopping js from running twice(once in active widget once in widget selector)?

Ok so here's the question how do i stop js from running twice on the widget.php page? I am creating a ajax loaded custom image selector from a domain on the same server as the current site. I want ...
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437 views

Adding a single text input field to a custom Dashboard widget

I have a client whom I want to give as much Dashboard control over the admin area as possible. I know how to create a custom dashboard widget that contains just text/html but I have no idea how to ...
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How to disable Page Attributes dropdown in wp-admin

As discussed at WordPress admin screen very slow / timing out when editing or adding a new page/custom post I am having a similar issue on a WP site containing 7,784 pages. Edit screens are slow ...
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Combine and Minify wp-admin files, also re-write URI's for CDN

I'm currently using WP-MINIFY to combine and minify my front-end files as I have a large number of plugins, it has helped greatly and I'm looking for a similar solution to help with backend ...
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How to auto set screen option defaults [duplicate]

I want to make a function in my theme, which sets some things in the screen options tab on by default if you select my theme. This remains same for all users in the admin area. I don't care about ...
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352 views

How to load jquery tag-it plugin into admin?

I'm trying to load tag-it jquery plugin into the wordpress back-end for the category edit page, but for some reason I can't. The following are snippets of my code: function ...
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How to remove permalinks links presents in each page of my site?

I have this WordPress static site: http://www.saranistri.com/ As you can see at the end of each page there is a link named Pemalink into a box. I want to remove this box and this link. Can I do this ...
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MultiSite: new Sites not showing up

I have a Multisite installation that I just upgraded to 3.5.2. So far everything has been working great (9 sites); after the upgrade I just went to create two new ones, and I have a problem. ...
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Admin bar still there after I remove it

So I've tried like three different solutions: remove_action('init', 'wp_admin_bar_init'); add_filter( 'show_admin_bar', '__return_false' ); function remove_admin_bar_css() { ...
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102 views

How to remove certain feed from my dashboard in WP admin

E.g. From some plugin I have, a RSS feed called WP marketing feed is generated. How to remove just this one feed from my WP admin? I want others to remain as they are.
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Problems to disable the comments for my statics pages

I am pretty new in WordPress world (I came from Joomla). I am developing a mainly static website using WP (because maybe in the future I will have some dynamic behavior and because WP is pretty ...
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Wordpress gallery image link gives 404 when not logged in

I'm attempting to use the default Wordpress gallery (from the post editor 'Add Media' then 'Create Gallery'). When logged in as an admin and clicking an image in the gallery on the resulting blog ...
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102 views

Is possible to create a custom link that creates a post that's already categorized?

I know this is not really a coding question but here goes. So is it possible to add a link to the WordPress Admin Sidebar that links to a New Post page that is automatically categorized as a category ...
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Displaying a Static Html Homepage while working in WP Admin? [duplicate]

I would like to create a static "Site Under Maintenance" homepage while I login to WP admin and work on the website however, when I create an index.html on my server at GreenGeeks Hosting I can no ...
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488 views

How to add_filter/action to comment out CSS generated by admin function?

So in wp-includes/admin-bar.php there is a function that adds CSS styling to the page: function _admin_bar_bump_cb() { ?> <style type="text/css" media="screen"> html { ...
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Link to all posts page?

So I have my admin bar hidden by default, because it's ugly, instead of writing a bunch of if statements so certain elements to the WP-admin panel only appear for logged in users, so far so good. The ...
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1k views

localhost/wp-admin on my local redirects to production site's /wp-admin

So when I go on localhost, my development environment loads fine. But when I try to go to /wp-admin, I get redirected to the production URL mysite.com/wp-admin. Where is this being set? I don't want ...
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Custom Form only for admin

I want to add a custom form with some fields such as text,date,dropdown etc only viewable and editable for admin.When I submit the form the data should be displayed in the desired page that I ...
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Hide allow trackbacks/pingbacks

Under the discussion tab on the post page, there's 'allow comments' and 'allow trackbacks and pingbacks', how would I hide the option to allow pingbacks from users but still have it be on by default?