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

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Move admin menu at the end

I installed a plugin for my users in WPMU and I want to make it appear at the end of the admin menu .... I tried this but the menu never appears at the end: function custom_menu_order($menu_ord) { ...
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1k views

Read only capability for custom post in admin area

I'm actually building custom type to WP and need to be able to restrict post access to some user role, ie. in admin area, collaborators can see posts but can't edit them, just only open them as ...
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167 views

Adding (blog-specific) links to “My Sites” admin page

The My Sites admin page only has links to the sites’ dashboards and production pages which is of limited value. I am trying to figure out a way to add a more useful links to them like New Post, ...
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51 views

Adding Media button to only pages

I have created a media button as such: // Create a media button for pages function aisis_page_button_link(){ global $post_ID, $temp_ID, $iframe_post_id; $iframe_post_id = (int) (0 == ...
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296 views

How to change the name of the “edit my profile” link in the WordPress admin backend

I am really confused at this point. I can not figure it out how to rename Edit My Profile link in the admin backend. How can that be done?
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61 views

Globally register styles but enqueue them selectively

I am trying to get my theme registered stylesheets in plugin, the purpose is I want to get all stylesheets in my plugin and then manipulate those registered styles. stylesheets registered via ...
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490 views

How to remove Gravatar from Username column

How to remove the Gravatar image from Username column in the All User admin page?
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220 views

echo or print_r in an admin function

I'm currently working my first plugin (to deal with my CPT) and am at the process of saving the values of a meta box. I wish to add an underscore (_) to the meta key so that it is hidden on the ...
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409 views

Load plugin scripts and styles only on plugin page

Hello wordpress users, I'm stuck with a problem while running 2 self made Wordpress plugins. I'll use the following code : define('PLUGIN_URL', plugin_dir_url( __FILE__ )); add_action( ...
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213 views

get user list in admin area

how can I fetch a list of registered users and show it in the admin panel. I know theres the list inside the admin panel already but I've added a few tables and I need to show them in a new tab menu ...
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234 views

Wordpress Media Uploader custom Javascript not working

I encountered a strange problem with my JavaScript (jQuery) when trying to modify the behavior of my Media Uploader in Wordpress 3.5 This was my JQuery: $('.attachment-filters').change(function(){ ...
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974 views

What's causing this error? “Warning: Invalid argument”

I noticed today that my error logs are littered with this information. I'm not quite sure what's causing it. Has anyone seen this before? [Mon Mar 25 17:24:23 2013] [error] [client] PHP Warning: ...
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134 views

Hide upload image fields for the different media upload popups

I am trying to change a few of the options in the Set Featured Image popup in the Wordpress admin. I can't seem to find anything that determines if the popup window is a Featured Image or an Add Media ...
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94 views

“sufficient permissions” error for admin after duplicating WP database to new install

I recently copied the tables from a live WP install to a dev site for that same site. I've changed all the prefixes, the site/WP URLs, and the salt values. I can successfully log into the new dev ...
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176 views

Problems in migration of WordPress site from local server to the online server

I am finding some problems uploading a WP site from my local webserver to the official online webserver. The situation is the following one, on my local web server: I have install WP website on my ...
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6k views

Adding a custom admin page

I want to add a page of content (a readme file) in the WordPress admin, I can't seem to find how to do this in the codex - can anyone point me in the right direction? It will literally just be a ...
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33 views

Editing the Backend Uploader

So my boss wants me to edit the backend of his WP site so that he can add a video link from a site called vzaar, which hosts all of our content. I need to know where in the backend I can edit to allow ...
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832 views

How to display by default only published posts/pages in the admin area?

As it is, WordPress displays by default all the pages/posts in the pages/posts list in the admin area, no matter what their publishing status is. I have a lot of drafts, but usually I'm much more ...
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149 views

Protect custom php file with login

I've developed a php app and I'd like that it's restricted to WP users (use WP like a private area). Is there a way to use WP is_user_logged_in function in a custom file (i.e. www.mysite.com/app.php)? ...
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2k views

How can I disable sorting/dragging of a menu item in the custom menu admin?

I think my problem is partially a javascript problem, but if someone knows of a better way to do this I'd love to hear it. Basically the goal is to "save the client from themselves" by not allowing ...
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2k views

Turn off admin emails for new user registrations

How can I turn off email notifications for the user and admin when a new user is registered? I've seen a few suggestions and plugins but none appear to work. One was to take the function from one of ...
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174 views

Private messaging plugins + custom admin

I have build a simplified version of wordpress admin without all the features and stuff, only posting some specific custom post types and pages. This simplified version addresses a specific role on my ...
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99 views

Create a WordPress administrator without access to back-end

My site recently got hacked, and all my admin users lost their administrator level access. But when I access mySQL database, I saw all the users still exist. How can I create an administrator when I ...
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417 views

Adding a text link under the post title in the lists of posts

I made a lot of changes to my WP settings and now, when I approve and publish pending posts, authors have one hour to modify their articles. After the hour has gone the edit link disappear and they ...
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742 views

Make fonts.com font work in TinyMCE (iframe referrer issue)

I'm using custom (commercial) fonts in my project. Everything works well in the frontend. I noticed however that, when trying to add this font to the TinyMCE iframe, I get a 403 for the webfonts. The ...
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1k views

Custom bulk action for media gallery items

I'm trying to add custom "Bulk Actions" to WP 3.5 new media gallery items. I started from this excellent tutorial which does exactly what I need, but with regular posts; so i tried to adapt it to work ...
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1k views

Fatal error: Exception thrown without a stack frame in Unknown on line 0

I'm getting a really cryptic error and I'm not sure where to begin. The site (http://www.petcercise.com/) works fine, but when I attempt to go to /wp-admin/ I get the following error: Fatal ...
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Customize my custom taxonomy table in Admin panel

I've registered a new taxonomy for my custom post type, and now I'm trying to edit the taxonomy table. I've successfully removed the description column but I can't figure it out how to edit column ...
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332 views

Custom order categories in admin dashboard

everyone, is there way to order categories in add/edit post in admin dashboard. The problem is my order must be custom, not by Name or ID. For example: Rumors (id 5) News (id 1) Features (id 7) etc. ...
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157 views

Can I host WP-admin locally for a remote blog?

I'm having an issue where my theme creates a pile of images sizes on uploads (because it's supposed to), and my server periodically gags on the process. It's resulting in a pile of "MySQL server has ...
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397 views

After 3.5.1. upgrade, posts appearing on Site yet *NOT* in WP admin!

Upgraded to newest WP version yesterday and with that many of my posts disappeared from admin. However, they do appear fine online. If you go to link below, all posts on Projects section of site were ...
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295 views

How to Display Frontend CSS for Administrator only

I've been asked to restyle the css of a WordPress website frontend. The website can't be in maintenance mode while working on it as it must stay up and running all the time. I assume that if I can add ...
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88 views

Make the Status, Visibility, or Date fields opened by default in the Publish box

By default, the Status, Visibility, and Date fields in the Publish metabox are closed, and you have to click Edit to show them. Is there a way to make these fields visible by default? The hidden ...
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235 views

Custom taxonomy only showing top level terms in admin?

I have a hierarchical custom taxonomy that I add terms to programatically using the following code in a loop: -- SNIP -- $args = array( 'description'=> '', 'slug' => ...
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How to publish page that can't be detected by search engines?

I like to publish drafts in my 'Uncategorized' category. This category is not linked anywhere on my site. It's great for allowing contributors to an article to read the draft before it is made ...
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Continuous Login Sessions For Super Admins Across Multi-Site Network of Sites

I've looked around on WPSE, and WordPress.org and Google. Can't seem to find much information on this topic. Is it possible to enable continuous login sessions across all WordPress Multi-Site linked ...
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90 views

Why are my styles being applied to the admin area?

All my enqueued styles are applied to the back-end as well. I have never encountered this behavior before. Here's my code: wp_register_style( 'main-styles', get_stylesheet_directory_uri() . ...
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175 views

How to add an admin function only to posts, not pages?

I'm having a problem with adding an excerpt counter to the excerpt field. It may be a conflict with another plugin, but basically it screws with other jquery if the excerpt field doesn't exist (e.g.: ...
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195 views

Admin search post meta

I have currently built a property database using WordPress and am purely using the back-end for the whole job. I am listing all the properties and used a plugin called "Easy Filter" to add custom ...
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214 views

Adding a 'style=' bit to image_send_to_editor output

The best thing I liked about the new v3.5 media manager was being able to insert images to a post hosted by an external site like photobucket using "Insert from URL". I normally format my image ...
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2k views

Add separator to admin submenu

I would like to add a separator to the admin submenu section, NOT in the top level section. I'm thinking of using javascript and styling to do the job, but I was wondering if there's a more ...
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216 views

Is there a hook between clicking on “Add new” and the edit screen of a new post?

At the moment i use 3 custom post types to create "exhibitions", "guided tours" and "regular events". My idea is to combine these events to one custom post type "event" and by creating of this custom ...
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293 views

Possible to create placeholder images in Wordpress editor that are clickable (should bring up uploader)?

Working on a project where I would like to have buttons within the actual visual editor area where the user can click on the placeholder image and it brings up the upload dialog. I've seen that ...
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374 views

Gallery Settings Change available Columns

Is there a filter hook which changes the number of available columns in gallery settings screen. I'm talking about the : <label class="setting"> <span><?php _e('Columns'); ...
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Reorder dashboard widgets

I recently tried to reorder the dashboard widgets by writing a plugin. I accomplished this: with the following code: <?php /* * Plugin Name: Custom Dashboard * Description: Custom dashboard ...
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3answers
1k views

How do I only load a plugin js on it's settings pages?

I have a plugin that is conflicting with some default wordpress functions. In the post and page creating/edit areas. I only need my functions on my settings pages. I have the js file loading in admin, ...
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459 views

Plugin getting Cannot modify header information errors

I am trying to build my first plugin but am receiving the following error: Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at ...
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54 views

Text snippets shared across posts

I'd like to add a "fast facts" section to a wordpress site - an area in the sidebar where snippets of text are rotated. Where is the best place to store things like this? Widgets don't really allow ...
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loop and in admin header problem

I have a WP_Query loop running in a function that's attached to the 'admin_enqueue_scripts' hook add_action( 'admin_enqueue_scripts', 'rs_get_scripts'); function rs_get_scripts() { //enqueue js ...
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How to show a custom notification to a specific user?

I am new here, I found this spot interesting and very special. I've already found useful information through your discussions. My first question is about user management. As Admin, I would need to ...