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

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How to make certain page templates visible to admin only

Making a site for a client, I have some pages that the client won't be able to edit or delete. These pages rely on specific page templates. However, I don't want these templates to be available for ...
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Adding scripts to admin page in my theme

In functions.php of my theme I have code to add page in admin area and append scripts to it. But scripts are not loaded. Bellow is code. Commented out add_action lines are the one I did check. // ...
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1k views

local WAMP admin user has lost privileges

I have a Wordpress 3.4.1 installed on a local WAMP server. I am in the process of upgrading it to a network, but I now realise my admin account has no admin privileges: No access to the Updates ...
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639 views

Collapse subcategories in post edit screen

Is there a plugin to collapse/expande subcategories in post edit screen? In other words I'm looking for analog of CMS Tree Page View plugin, but for categories.
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1k views

Change post title during post saving process

My theme and Qtranslate plugin have a conflict and cause many issues on my website's post titles. I cannot trace what causes the issue and I thought that I could handle the title saving myself ...
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435 views

Grabbing how many posts by month for a dashboard widget

I am trying to develop a dashboard widget that counts posts or post types by month. I am really not sure how to go about doing this. I know how to create a dashboard widget and all that with post ...
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148 views

Wordpress Admin Tables in Post View

I'm trying to add my custom Wordpress table (similar to the links table) into the "New Post" view of a custom post type. I hope that makes sense.
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235 views

Can I hide only one category from admin post list?

How can I hide all posts from a single category and not show them in the posts admin screen.
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70 views

Wordpress custom admin functions security

i have a case in my admin panel where i need to call my own function that resides in my own php file, with a GET request. This function is actually removing entries from the database. So, i would ...
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969 views

Change top level menu item to point to custom submenu item

I'm using a plugin called CMS Page Order http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/cms-page-order/ (Now referred to as CPO) It's pretty simple, the said plugin adds a new item to the submenu of every ...
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1answer
474 views

Create a Meta Box in the Admin User Screen?

My client wants the New User admin page to be composed of a meta box. add_meta_box( $id, $title, $callback, $post_type, $context, $priority, $callback_args ); But this seems to be for posts only ...
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448 views

Securing Admin Accounts - Username Discovery

We've had Limit Login Attempts installed for some weeks now, and the number of brute force attempts occurring on wp-admin/wp-login is pretty amazing. At first the attempts were all with the username ...
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221 views

Custom Post Type Nav to Subpage

I've registered a post type for an audio plugin, the post type is "Custom Players" in the admin and has its own tab on the admin sidebar. I'm just curious if there's a simple way to move this out of ...
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700 views

How To Create User Specific Admin User Pages?

The aim is for a proposed site to have customers be able to login and be able to view a private and customer specific ADMIN page NOT frontend page (although this would be much easier to achieve). ...
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4k views

How to change the default home page for the WordPress Dashboard?

Is it possible to change the Default "Home" admin page when logging into the WordPress Dashboard? I thought about a couple of possibilities... Substitute the content on the Dashboard home page ...
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1answer
250 views

Prevent reload confirmation after AJAX save

I am saving information in the admin panel via ajax. The problem I'm running in to is the "Are you sure you want to navigate away from this page" popup appear, even though everything has been saved. ...
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1answer
792 views

Visual Editor only working for the admin user

Any idea why the visual editor would only work on the administrator user. Not even with the administrator role I can get it to work. I just shows a white box with white type inside it and has none of ...
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1answer
870 views

Add text to wordpress admin 'Add Post' edit

I'd like to add some descriptive text underneath the page title on both the list and edit post screens for the default post and also custom post types - e.g. "Below is a list of your recent blog ...
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137 views

What filter/action hook can I use to add a few links to the admin comments page?

I would like to add a link to every comment when it's displayed in the recent comments admin page (edit-comments.php). For the sake of this question, the link should just be this: <a ...
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1k views

Settings API - adding setting fields dynamically?

Is there a way of adding settings fields dynamically? I have my own Settings API options generator just like in Chip Bennet's Oenology Theme, everything works perfect but I can't find a way to create ...
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1answer
628 views

Issue displaying multiple TinyMCE editors with WPAlchemy

I have a custom post type with a WPAlchemy admin meta box class including multiple textareas with TinyMCE editors(for adding content to the custom post template). I've gotten the editors to display ...
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1answer
2k views

How to add filter in “Comments” at the admin panel?

I found so many information and most of the tutorials only talk about adding filter in post/custom post only. I want to do something similar to this tutorial in 'Comments' area in admin panel. Add ...
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187 views

Get options from database using php class

I want to make a php class that gets an option from the wp database (which is an array of options) and be able to call this class with the name of the option and the class to return the options value. ...
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1answer
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Choose options via url

I wonder if it's possible to preselect options when creating new post via url. My goal is to bookmark links when i want to create post with specific options such as category and not to have to select ...
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113 views

Assign a category by user and customize the edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category page

I've been searching for days now without success... Here's my goal: - assign a top level category by user (this I've made it) - let each user create child categories only in his assigned category ...
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1answer
226 views

Add JavaScript in admin in custom plugin [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the preferred way to add custom javascript files to the site? I was reading few posts here about this, but all answers are about wp_enqueue_script or something. ...
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105 views

Display an image of selected template in admin to aid user when using complex templates

Edit: It seems that I have not explained myself very well... I am simply trying to add an image to the page attributes area of the admin area depending on what template is selected, here is a simple ...
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4k views

How to hide admin account in BuddyPress? (for security reasons)

I have been working with WordPress for the past 3-4 years, but I am new to BuddyPress. I would like to hide the admin account completely from BuddyPress for security reasons. For example with a ...
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Screen Options Wordpress WYSIWYG

Is there any way to set a checkbox for WYSIWYG box in this options so admin is able to hide it in case there's no need for content in a page
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How to let authors revise other authors drafts, but keep them from publishing?

I want to give all authors permission to edit other authors drafts, but not publish them. It seems like the only way to give authors access to drafts by other authors is to grant them ...
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3k views

Role that can edit only widgets, not other theme options

How could I make particular role access widgets administration menu (wp-admin/widgets.php), but not access other theme administration menu elements. I have got that far as to display Appearance menu ...
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645 views

How to display message (with switch_theme hook) after deactivating My theme?

I'm able to display a message by activation of my theme with the 'new' after_switch_theme hook this way: function themeActivationFunction($oldname, $oldtheme=false) { $msg = ' <div ...
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161 views

How can I open up my administrative panel to everyone?

I'm planning on running a open news site that I want everyone to be able to view the inside of the site without registration. I feel like it should exist a simple check for viewing the WordPress ...
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574 views

Associating custom submenu item with post type of top level menu item

I'm working on a plugin that sets admin menu submenu pages on all different post types. I need to be able to associate these new submenu pages with the corresponding post type of the top level menu ...
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466 views

How do I hide a term from non-admin users in get_the_term_list?

I have a term that I'd like logged in admin users to see while they're browsing the site while keeping it hidden from the public. I'd prefer to have it done at the lowest level possible, even so far ...
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How can we hide the parent's theme url at the child themes details on a multisite?

I hope the title makes sense. But anyway, to clear things up, here is a screen shoot of what I mean: To be honest I really don't see how site admins benefit from this piece of information since ...
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1answer
836 views

WordPress - wp-admin subdomain

I'm new with WordPress, trying to map the wp-admin to a subdomain: instead of: www.mydomain.net/wp-admin I would like: admin.mydomain.net I have already created a sub-domain (I use GoDaddy) that ...
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1answer
1k views

Add a Custom Class to Admin Menus

I am looking for a way to add some custom classes to the admin menus using PHP. For example, here are the li tag for Posts and Pages: <li id="menu-posts" class="wp-has-submenu ...
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If the only thing I use MySQL for is Wordpress, do I need MySQL's timezone tables?

The only thing I have MySQL around for is Wordpress. Some MySQL features, I gather, require you to import the system timezone database into special tables in the mysql database. (Which seems like a ...
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1answer
141 views

blank white page in admin, white space hunting?

Upon logging into the dashboard, I am presented with a blank white page, tho the front end of the site works fine. I am pretty sure its due to a white space oposed to a plugin issue, but not sure ...
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278 views

Multiple custom post types on same admin page

Here's my situation.... I'm creating a plugin that will allow families to register on the site I'm working on. Each family will have 1 or more children that they need to add to their registration. My ...
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188 views

Only allow new subpages to be created

I'm looking for a way to only allow users to create new subpages once there are nine pages that are parents/root pages. Once there are nine parent pages when trying to create a new parent the users ...
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2k views

Editor Styles and Typekit

My website uses typekit to grab custom fonts, which works on the frontend. I'd like to put this in my editor styles in the backend. However, I don't know how I would do this. Typekit uses a js embed ...
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2k views

Get post ID in post/page edit area

How can i get "post id" in post edit area for add_filter in functions.php? I want to change file name automatically during upload. so i need to obtain post id. the code is as follows: add_filter( ...
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2answers
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How to develop a community feature in the dashboard for multiauthor site

I run a Wordpress site that has more than 300 authors. Is it possible to create some type of community in the backend (dashboard)? Ideally, a space where the authors can discuss with each other in a ...
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Categories in admin interface: can they be collapsible?

I have many hierarchical categories, some of which have the same names. Can I add collapsible categories functionality in the category selection widget in the admin interface? I refer to the ...
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1answer
1k views

Enqueue jQuery UI Tabs In Admin Area

Does anyone know how to enqueue the script "Jquery UI Tabs" in admin area? I want to use it inside my theme options page. Already read the related wordpress documentation but with no results... I have ...
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1answer
429 views

add_cap for editor but no admin role

I want my editors to have the possibility, to add other users. I added: $edit_editor->add_cap('create_users'); $edit_editor->add_cap('delete_users'); ...
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477 views

Making the thumbnails in the backend Media section bigger

So I uploaded a lot of similar looking photos, and uploaded a duplicate or two. I go into the backend to the Media panel, but alas, each row has a small thumbnail, making it time consuming to figure ...
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448 views

Custom Jquery in admin breaks media-upload script

I have this part of code which loads custom version of jquery wp_deregister_script('jquery'); wp_register_script('jquery', ("http://code.jquery.com/jquery-latest.min.js"), false, ''); ...