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

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Given multiple admin accounts, how can I make it so that only admin with X username can edit posts

My question is pretty much in the title. I have 2 or more administrators, but I only want the admin with X username to edit the title of the posts while others can only view them. Feel free ...
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Posts and Pages not showing on admin, but showing in theme

I've just transferred a WordPress install over from and old IIS server set up by our client, to our new Lunix based VPS. Whether that is relevant or not, i'm not sure. I've changed all the usual ...
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Shortcut to widget/sidebar editing on the admin menu?

We have a sidebar consisting of some text. The client/owner will want to change the sidebar text occasionally. Out of the box he'll have to do this by navigating: -> Admin menu -> Appearance -> ...
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how to know if admin is in edit page or post

I use this after I checked if the user is admin if ( isset($_GET['action']) && $_GET['action'] === 'edit' ) is there better way?
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How should I setup the “Users” area to hand over to a client?

We're about to hand over a Wordpress site to a client; this is the first one we've built from scratch. Our "Users" area just consists boringly of the admin login with my work email like so: . ...
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Wordpress Multisite allow site admin to add user without email confirmation

In Wordpress Multisite,a site admin (not a super admin) doesn't have the option “Add the user without sending them a confirmation email” when adding a new user. Is there a way to bypass the ...
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673 views

Add a custom form on the post-new.php admin page

i need to add a custom form on the post-new0.php page of the admin of wordpress. ( this form will load an external script in ajax and fill all the field) I'm able to do it via my plugin with ...
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Fetch post from one WordPress blog & display it on other WordPress blog

I am having 2 WordPress install.One for website & one for blog. I want to display post from my blog to website.How can i achieve it? Is there any way to fetch post from one blog to another? Is it ...
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How to 'If Author' Comments Check

I would like to add extra markup to a comment made by the site admin/post author. Is there a check for this and how would I add it to my code below? Basically, if the comment is from the post author ...
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How to add a help tab to all admin pages - including plugin pages

I have working code which adds a help tab to all screens in the admin which already have help options or a help screen - however, screens which don't have contextual help - such as the plugin I ...
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Dynamic Wordpress Admin Panel

I would like to create a customized Wordpress admin panel that changes based on the user's log in credentials. For example, if the site administrator logs in from the WP-Admin page, they would be ...
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Change column of row action (Quick Edit) links in WP_List_Table

Is it possible to move the "Edit | Quick Edit | Trash", etc... links (A/K/A "Quick Edit links") from a table generated by a custom post type registration into a different column other than the "Title" ...
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Plugin permissions for Editor role

I've added a plugin called Orbisius Simple Notice but I notice this applied to several plugins I have installed. The plugin works fine when logged in as an Admin. However, my clients who manage the ...
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If statement for admin page

How should I write if condition to display specific code only when I enter this page: /wordpress/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=slideshow This is what i was trying to get ;) Thanks to Krzysiek! ...
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2k views

Admin Post Update Redirection to Posts Screen

Is there a hook I can use that when a post is created or updated it goes back to the list/table page of all the posts. If it is also possible to target a post type as well that would be cracking. It'...
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Collection of fields in a single post

It's possible to create custom post types and custom fields but, is it possible to create custom field collections? That is, groups of different fields as an entity (a dropdown, two images and a ...
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How can I target WordPress 3.8 new interface MP6 with CSS?

When MP6 was a plugin in WordPress 3.6+ it changes the body class of the admin and added an "admin-mp6" class which helps me to style my plugin accordingly. Now with the latest Alpha of WordPress 3.8 ...
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Username was changed to “admin”

I suspect a hacking incident in my wordpress site. My username was changed to "admin". How to revert back my username safely? Thanks
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Disable wp-admin log on lightbox overlay

When you're logged into the WordPress admin, and your session times out, a lightbox overlay pops up requiring you to log back in. This is causing a problem for me. If we leave a tab open overnight, ...
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site admin for subscribers

I want a very basic page for my subscribers to change their passwords and profile. No Wordpress news etc. Is is possible to strip the admin section of subscribers and leave the absolutely bare ...
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Custom admin menu for a selection of pages

I have a site with 30-35 pages. The customer only needs to edit 3 of them on a regular basis. So to make it simpler and easier for them in the backend, I would like to create a new admin menu item and ...
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Custom styles and scripts for specific admin screen

Which is the best way to load different scripts and/or styles for different admin pages? For example: edit.php (a style, a script) edit.php?post_type=page (another style, another script) edit.php?...
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How to find out if an wp-admin action edited a file?

I want to create a small plugin to automatically purge the APC opcode cache after specific actions in the Wordpress admin interface. This is necessary if e.g. apc.stat is set to 0, as a change to a ...
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add_submenu_page set for multiple roles [duplicate]

I have this string: add_submenu_page(basename(__file__), 'Events', 'Colloqui', 'subscriber', 'BW_events', 'BW_events'); How can I let this be available to editor(s) too? I tried ... ...
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Sortable column containing numeric values for Custom Post Type at WordPress Backend

I have custom post type named Cars. By default, it is sorted by post publishing date, which is very unusual. WordPress should have provided option to sort columns containing numeric values. Alas, ...
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Admin Dashboard - Recent Comments source

I need to see the source file for the admin dashboard widget that shows recent comments, can anyone point me to the exact php file that does this? I can't find it anywhere on the codex or in google ...
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How to remove/hide Yoast's “SEO” tab in admin panel?

I don't want this shown to members who register for my website as it's confusing and irrelevant for them. I assume some code added to functions.php will do the trick but what code?
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Can't access Admin section of Wordpress using MAMP

I have been developing a Wordpress site locally using MAMP, and I have run into an issue twice now where when I leave at night and come back, I can't access the admin page. I have debugging on, and ...
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Customizing WordPress Admin - How to Change the Avatar size

I am in the process of customizing the back-end of WordPress for a new product that we will be releasing. I am trying to figure out what the best way is to update the avatar size that shows up in the ...
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Clear custom field when new tag is added

When adding a new tag in the admin interface, WordPress doesn't reload the page. It appears to send the data with an ajax call, clear the fields and add the tag to the list on the right. I am working ...
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Pages redirect me to the homepage

I am the admin of a multi Wordpress websites that are controlled from one Administration page. After updating to the latest version of Wordpress, 3.6.1, all of the pages are redirected to the to the ...
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All Users > User List > Update User Meta Field Inline

I am asking user few questions at the time of registration with checkboxes like In Registration form [] I am blah blah [] I am blan blah [] I am blah blah Now user will come for approval in admin ...
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683 views

Enabling jquery when dragging available widget to sidebar area

So I have some widgets that are using some custom jquery on the backend. I can get the widget forms to call the jquery files but only AFTER I've saved the widget and reloaded the page. Is there ...
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Add a link to the Admin menu

I would like to add 2 lines to the POSTS menu in the wordpress admin: Published and Scheduled. I would also like to add a section to the media menu for Unattached media. How would I go about doing ...
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Can't work out why widget contents disappear from admin

everytime I make a change to any widgets in admin they disappear - sometime just from admin, sometimes from the frontend and sometimes both. I get them back by adding update_option( 'sidebars_widgets'...
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Display site admin profile fields in header.php

I am working on a multisite setup and Im trying to display some meta from the site owner's profile. I tried the following code but it is echoing the super admin's meta instead of the current site ...
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Plugin: AJAX query external API to sync to tables

I'm planning to write a plugin that hooks into an external API and syncs to a couple of database tables some information. I want to do this in a best practice way if there is one. I want the user to ...
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Where to set individual blog quotas?

I am administering a self-hosted, multi-site Wordpress 3.1.x site with a few hundred sites. 10 users have requested to have their quotas increased to 1GB. I can't do it for everyone, but I would ...
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Adding html format on tinymce visual editor

Need to add more html format tag to TinyMCE Editor as visualized below Using Wordpress 3.6.1 Can't found any good example/guide for these modification. Another solution welcome. Thanks & ...
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How to change color of registered widget areas in admin?

Right now they are all gray. How to change the color? I mean, how to add a class or id to the registered widget area that are shown in the admin area? This is how you register the admin areas in my ...
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How to make the first widget box to be closed instead of open in admin

When I access the Widget page in admin the first widget box is always opened no matter if I closed it in previous session or not. How to make it closed and not open? E.g. in this image you can see ...
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category doesn't showing up in admin

After WordPress update certain of my categories doesn't showing up in admin,but it's ok in the DB, and it display in the parent dropdown, how i can fix this please
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Change the Author name to a custom field?

In my wordpress backend, is there a way to change the author metabox to display a custom field instead of the user's display_name or username? For example, all our users have a custom field '...
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381 views

Wp ajax not working from “current_screen” admin hook

I have a class that is doing some backend work ( enqueening css and js files creating metaboxes, registering ajax hooks etc...) Everything works fine when I just include the files. The problem is ...
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How To Make Iris Color Picker Showed Up Over Form and Text?

Is there a way to make wordpress default color picker (iris) showed up over form and text using wordpress api? Its inline display messing up the administration page of my plugin each time the color ...
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Data won't save if metabox within conditional in admin. What am I missing?

What is wrong with this setup? Metaboxes inside this conditional will not get saved. // Only shows for the admin front-page assigned page. $front_page_id = get_option( 'page_on_front' ); $post_id = (...
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How to use is_admin in page content?

I'm trying to add a "Click here to edit this page" button in some Wordpress pages. This button should only appear if the user is admin, this is the code that should appear if the user is admin: if ( ...
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How do I get the current edit page ID in the admin?

Most solutions I found are for front-end use. This is for a plugin, so the all activity is in the back-end. How do I get the page ID that's being currently use(edited) in the admin? Note I'm out of ...
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Create un-removeable user

How can I add a Wordpress user that can't be deleted (at all cost, not even by a superadmin) with some code? I can't find anything on Google about such a god-account. This morning a client of our ...
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Merge two custom post types into one admin page?

I am building a site with 4 custom post types. To make things easier for our client/admin, I'm wondering if there is a way to merge those custom post types into one list in the backend? Like if you ...