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

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Disable collapse of admin meta boxes

I have been attempting to disable the ability to collapse admin meta boxes. By the looks of it WordPress creates this functionality in postbox.js /wp-admin/js/ but I have been unable to find a hook or ...
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All posts display default index.html

I am setting up a wordpress blog on a Ubuntu LAMP with ispconfig 3 and freedns.afraid.org. I have everything set up, can log in to domain/wp-admin to create posts, etc. But the blog views as the ...
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Admin - Load existing admin template as a submenu page

I'm trying to save my client a few clicks. I've created a custom role of "Customer" and I'd like to get them to that screen, without having to have them click "Users" and then select the "Customer" ...
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How can I add a box to edit Order on a regular post?

I'm currently using the menu_order field in the DB to have some custom ordering of posts. I want to expose this field to the user via the admin section, like it is when editing a Page (in Page ...
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How to determine if an admin is logged in outside the loop

I need to be able to tell if an admin is logged in ouside of the loop. This is needed for some php files that are part of a WP site but do not use require( '../wp-load.php ); What I need to do is ...
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Prevent Registration Where Role is None?

My blog is being hammered by sploggers. The good news is that in every case the role displays as "None" in the list of Users. Is there a way to use add_action("user register") in functions.php to ...
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WP List Table custom quick edit box - post meta data missing and columns change on submit

I have extended class WP_List_Table to create a custom sortable table of posts along with a quick edit box with custom meta boxes. The meta boxes populate and save but when I click submit the field ...
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Redirect in an Admin page

I have a menu item I created called 'View Certificates' and a sub menu item called 'Add Certificates'. The Add Certificates page is just a file upload page. After the file uploads successfully, I ...
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How to correctly make admin pages for custom tables which don't show in the menu? [closed]

I have to create a custom table to store data for a client because they want a very precise search capability. I already have this working with custom post types and using custom fields, but with 800+ ...
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How to filter the edit comments admin page, show only current logged in author comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Filtering the Admin Comments List to Show Only Comments from the Current User? I am trying to get the edit-comments admin page to only show comments for the logged in ...
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Admin interface problems - thickbox? jquery?

All of a sudden the thickbox functionality in the wordpress admin seems to have died and I'm having a hard time figuring out why that is and how to fix it. Clicking the featured image button loads ...
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New users must comment when requesting username

Does any one know of a Plug in that will help with reducing the number of unknown user requests to my site? current when a new user requests access I can only see an email address and username. Is ...
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941 views

Determining whether it's a AJAX call from front-end or from back-end

I am developing an admin-only plugin, which uses some ajax calls in its interface. The website itself also relies on ajax calls on its front-end, too. I'd like to be able to identify when the WP is ...
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911 views

Is it possible to tell if a user is logged into Wordpress from looking at the cookies which are set?

Is it possible to tell if a user is logged into Wordpress from looking at the cookies which are set on a site? If not, how could I add hooks to the login success and logout actions and set my own ...
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660 views

Redirect plugin after form submit or show errors

I've been developing a wordpress plugin that has an admin section with a form to add and edit various things. Now after an admin submits the form I wanted to redirect if successful (to show updated ...
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How can I make uploaded images in the editor load with HTTPS?

I have the admin section of my site using HTTPS. This works pretty well except that the images inside the TinyMCE editor (the post and page rich text editor) load with http instead of https and so I ...
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Restricting access to a single MultiSite site based on IP — possible?

I have need to restrict not just admin access but also access to the content stored on a single site in a MultiSite network based upon a user's IP address. Is this even possible? Is there an easily ...
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Taxonomy/category hierarchy lost when editing posts [closed]

When editing a post the tree structure of the taxonomy seems to be lost, ie; if I set the following when adding a post: [x] Top tier category 1 - [x] Cat 1 sub-category 1 - [ ] Cat 1 sub-category 2 - ...
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1k views

Update post counts (published, draft, unattached) in admin interface

I am working on a multi-user WordPress setup and have made it so a particular type of user can only see and interact with posts, images, pages etc that they have authored. The code to make this happen ...
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Uncaught SyntaxError: Unexpected Token Illegal

I have a local install of Wordpress running & I am suddenly getting these errors in my console when I open a modal window (such as file upload): Uncaught SyntaxError: Unexpected token ILLEGAL ...
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727 views

How can I filter posts by post_parent in the admin?

I have followed this tutorial and this one to add a custom column to a custom post type edit screen, showing the post parent of each post. My question: How can I make the post parent clickable just ...
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wordpress reusable content blocks

I am using a custom post type to allow the editor of the site to add a number of blocks of content to the site - infoboxes. Now i would like to give the editor the possibility to choose which boxes ...
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2k views

Change admin bar to default:off

While I quite like the admin bar I actually want it to be OFF by default instead of ON ( I don't want to disable it altogether because I want users to be able to turn it on if they want - but but I ...
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3k views

How to set back-end language per user?

I would like to use the english interface for the back-end but I would like to set it to native language for an editor. I know WPML has this feature, but I don't want to install the unsupported WPML ...
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Installing wp3.2.1 on IIS; getting empty sessions

i have to install wordpress 3.2.1 on IIS 5.0 (yeah, i know...) here. Brand new default wordpress installation, no plugins ore previous versions installed. So, i downloaded the 3.2.1.zip and the ...
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Limit 'contributers' abilities in WordPress

I have a few custom post types which i don't want any contribute to view or touch. However, the default settings allows contributes to see these in their admin. How do i disallow contributes access to ...
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Editing Help Section

I was trying to find the contextual help section for all the admin pages so I could add some additional text. The main pages I need to hit are the "Pages" page and the "Widgets" page but I'm not sure ...
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4k views

Give Editor Access To Sidebar

I want to give the Editor Role access to editing the sidebar and it's contents. I have a text widget in there and in order to edit this text widget the user needs to be an admin - this sucks. How do I ...
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Plugin or method of allowing user to rearrange custom post types with drag and drop?

I'm using a custom post type entry to represent each person in an About Us page. When going to the About Us page, it displays the people in a side menu and if the user clicks on a person's name, it ...
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Unable to apply theme to WordPress Network Site install

I'm using media temple with a fresh install of WordPress in network mode. With subdomains off. define( 'SUBDOMAIN_INSTALL', false ); I've followed Media Temple's *wildcard configuration (not that I ...
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Directly editing content on webpage, is it possible?

Is it possible to edit a website live? I.e simply click on the text you want to change and start typing. I've found something like this - http://plugins.elliotcondon.com/live-edit/. It's not quite ...
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Add column to pages table

Hey all i am trying to find the section within the edit.php page where it populates the table with all my current pages. What i want to do is add another colum to the table in order to launch a side ...
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Make Categories and Tags required in admin

Hello i started from Bainternet solution in this post: don't publish custom post type post if a meta data field isn't valid I made a plugin to make categories and tags required. The ...
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In admin panel, use a form to create a post?

I'm unfortunately working with rather thick headed clients who insist they need a "form" to fill out instead of the normal WP WYSIWYG Post editor. I tried to tell them that they could hide the parts ...
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Remove whitespace at the end of posts?

My writer has a tendency to add extra newlines (Enter key) and spaces (space bar) at the ends of posts. Sometimes this results in inches of extra whitespace onscreen! Is there a way I can make sure ...
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Add section (add_settings_section) to a custom page (add_submenu_page)

I have a plugin page created with add_submenu_page. I want to add a new section there but nothing happens: add_submenu_page('parent', 'Foo', 'Foo', 'manage_options', 'foo-settings', ...
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WordPress User Roles, Custom Post Types, and Admin views

My friend mentioned that there is a simple way to modify what users see in the admin sidebar based on their user role. I have a large number of custom post types, one for each user, and I need to ...
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Extending the user profile

Is there any way that developing a Wordpress admin panel like this would be possible? http://deanelliott.me/wp-content/uploads/account-backend.jpg My client wants it to be displayed within the ...
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Plugin for communicating with clients

I'm looking for a plugin, sort of like a white board, where clients and myself can communicate on the wordpress dashboard... perhaps something to manage client tickets...they can enter in one, and i ...
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Add my own button next to “Screen options” and “Help” in the admin

I'd like to add my own button link next to these two. Is this possible?
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Customize the upload screen

I would need to simplify the "upload new image" interface for our Authors : basically, hide a few fields that will only confuse my wordpress "authors" (like the "Description" and "Alt" text inputs). ...
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Create a admin page in wordpress without admin menus (“wordpress sidebars”)

I'm creating a new page in WordPress admin for a theme. In this new page will be a list of people registered (in a form), but with few details / information. So when a person clicks on something, I ...
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Having admin on different host breaks attached images

Sometimes it's nice to have admin on a different host (admin.mysite.com) then the actual site (www.mysite.com). If admin.mysite.com is not publicly accessible, then images attached to posts on ...
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Settings page above CPT page in admin section

I'm creating a plugin which generates a handfull or custom post types (CPT). I've create a top level menu in the admin left sidebar using add_menu_page(). I then added all CPTs to this menu using ...
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5k views

How to remove screen options and help links in the admin area?

I would like to remove screen options and help links in my admin area. How to remove that thing?. This is what i want to be removed. Thanks.
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Sync User to cPanel webmail?

I have a client who's site is built using WordPress. The account is using cPanel with webmail accessible at domain.com/webmail. They have 2 email accounts setup (user1@domain.com and ...
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501 views

How to hide wordpress default description box?

I'm using custom fields in my wordpress default post area. So i don't want wordpress default description box. I mean i dont want this field. Instead of description box i want excerpt box there. ...
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How to create a plugin page that shows XML?

I'm looking for the best way to create a plugin page that displays XML. It needs to be: Front facing to the public Valid XML that removes all the admin hub-bub and allows me to change the header ...
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Add a wordpress blog to my website having users

I have a php/mysql based site with users segregated into different groups... i want to add blogging system to it so that each group has its own blog which can be authored by users who are designated ...
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Are there any action like 'init_frontend'

I've found init and init_admin. Are there any action that executes just in the frontend? Thanks.