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how to have __() translating in languages different from admin?

I use native wordpress multisite for languages (it, en, fr, de, es). I need not to use a plugin. Still, all the admin dashboards will be in italian, because editors are all italian people. I know ...
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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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Help! I changed the domain and now I can't log in via admin online

Help! I changed the domain of a website and now it sends me to a 404 error when i try to access my admin page. I don't have the files backed up. What can I do to reverse this?
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Add A Print Post Button Within The Admin

I am looking to create a button within the post or a custom post type admin portion of my WordPress site, that would act similar to a "View Post" button, except it would take the admin user to a ...
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remove all submenus from plugin

Is there a way to un register all submenus at once instead of using the code below? remove_submenu_page('myplugin', 'sub-page-1'); remove_submenu_page('myplugin', 'sub-page-2'); ...
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Plugin action hook fires when it should not (unrelated admin screen)

I maintain a plugin which generates a PDF of a page or post when an icon or link is clicked. PDFs may be cached, and as such, when a page or post is edited, we refresh the cache by regenerating the ...
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Creating button next to “add media” that allows you to choose a single post

I'm looking to create a button next to "add media" ( much like gravity forms "add form) that allows you to choose a custom post and then inserts that post id into a shortcode. I've bene looking at ...
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Filtering the post list in the admin area

How can I filter my custom post type like it's filtered by WordPress itself? By that I mean the links that allow you to show only published, private or trashed posts. I need it because I want to ...
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Disable a function from executing in post.php

I have a function that seems to execute on saving a post (post.php) and I would to disable it from executing then. I don't know how to specify that? I could check if is_admin, but that would disable ...
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Create a blank admin page from plugin

is there an opportunity to create a blank admin page in wordpress from a plugin or theme? I mean like the theme customizer without the admin bar or the sidebar menu. Jonathan
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Export links of custom created admin page

All right so i have created a page in the wordpress admin called Theme Options.When i export my files the links of these pages are not exported.I want the links that i have included in this page to be ...
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a plugin to share a post to social networks via admin?

I'm not looking for a share this post button for the front end. I've seen a couple of similar topics here but not exactly what I'm after. What I would like is a plugin which offers the options in ...
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Super administrator db name

As I cant test this(cant find any docs and dont have an multisite setup) I need to know the db name of the Super Administrator. So how is this role stored inside the wp db? It's probably something ...
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upload multiple images in wordpress admin and create post

I have created a plugin with a new page in the admin area. Here I would like to create a function that images can be uploaded and for each image a post is created (with custom meta field data). I ...
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Allow files with apostrophes in their filename to be uploaded to WP

My question is pretty straightforward. I just found out that I can't upload files with apostrophes in their filenames (HTTP Error.). How do I remove this restriction?
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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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Where is the User's Admin Bar Preference stored? I want it to default to off for new users

In the profile.php admin page there is a checkbox for the Toolbar: Show Toolbar when viewing site. I can't seem to find where this option is stored in the database. I would have thought it would be ...
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How to remove admin menu pages inserted by plugins?

I've got the following code, which cleans up a lot of stuff that is not going to be used within the admin area: add_action( 'admin_menu', 'my_remove_menu_pages' ); function my_remove_menu_pages() { ...
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How to remove specific tag from multiple posts?

I am trying to find a method to delete a certain tag, that is used in my theme to display differently "featured" and "dont-miss" posts, from multiple posts and I was not able to find a solution. Or ...
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I don't have permission to save the theme options I created myself?

I created an option panel following a tutorial. But each time I try to save the settings I get the following: You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page. Any suggestions to fix ...
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how to remove +new from wp admin area

I work on a project in which I want to remove +New link in WordPress admin bar. Actuly i want to replace 'new' to 'ADD Deal'. Is there any function in WP with this we can replace this text or how can ...
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118 views

Exclude add_filter from the admin

I've created a custom filtering facility for a front end search, which also includes a specific user group. To add the function to the search I have used ...
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Display Custom Field Value on Admin Page Column

What I want is to display the value of the custom field called 'page_template'. I use the code below but it displays nothing under Page Template column although I have already defined a value for the ...
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Is there a more efficient admin search function/plugin?

Writers on our large Wordpress installation love to use the the content searching functionality. As convenient as this functionality is, the complexity of its queries slows down our database ...
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Edit default comments page in WP Admin

I need to make major changes on the way the comments are rendered in backend, from the following file: wp-admin/includes/class-wp-comments-list-table.php I know editing the WP Core files directly is ...
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Add Labels to Admin Menu ( How To )

I have a custom post type menu called "Notes". It has two basic sub menus: add new and show all. But I want to add more items under these post type but the default array just gave me these. How can I ...
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Change WP-Login or WP-Admin

Can I change the name of the wp-login or wp-admin file so that I can go to a different filename in order to login. I am trying to prevent hackers from finding my login and wp-login has become a very ...
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How to add menu to Dashboard that can be viewed by all users

I am able to add Menu to the Dashboard using the below code, it can be viewed by an administrator. That menu doesn't appear when logged in as an Author or a Subscriber. How to make sure every user can ...
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Group Pages based on Parent in Admin Area

EDIT: I've managed to solve this with the help of Reddit. For those interested I used Admin Column View My website has about 50 pages separated under 5 parent pages. In the backend it is a mess of ...
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How to add a box underneath the Post Box in Wordpress admin? [duplicate]

I'm wondering how to add a new box underneath the Post Box (Publish Box) in the admin section of WordPress? Am hoping to add a few custom field text inputs there.
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Where does WordPress store a list of Super Admins?

I had to switch around my Super Admins. I did it through the MySQL tables directly. I now have 1 official Super Admin for my network (which is what I want & need) but WordPress shows that I have ...
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How to validate datepickers before publish

I have two datepickers in my post: 1. start_date and 2.end_date Basically, I need to check if end_date is greater than start_date before I can proceed to publish. From a previous solution here, I ...
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how to redirect to url.com/wp-admin if url.com/admin is typed in?

How would I create a wordpress function that will redirect a user to myurl.com/wp-admin if they type in myurl.com/admin? I would like to have this as a wordpress function.
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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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Why does logging in to my wp-admin redirect to my homepage?

Whenever I login to my dashboard I will have to manually go to the dashboard because my websites goes to the homepage first. Is there a reason for this? How do I redirect to the dashboard whenever I ...
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Dropdown list of available posts for post editing

I have posts of two different categories that I can't easily relate. categories are: instructors and class categories (like aerobic, weights etc.) I would like to tie instructors to class posts NOT ...
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Admin blank but Admin menu showing

A client website has recently had the issue of a blank admin but the menu is showing. No admin pages appears at all. Just plain ol white, nothing showing in the source code either. Front end of the ...
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Remove specific administrator's capability

I've created two administrator users X and Y. And now I need to remove capability of 'edit_plugins' from user Y. I've searched and found, http://goo.gl/LttuvX $user = new WP_User( 'Y' ); ...
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How to make taxonomy both hierarchical and not

I need my taxonomy to be a checklist, so I set hierarchical => false. However, I also need a search functionality similar to when hierarchical is set to true. Is there a way to "combine" both? Or ...
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How do I fix the URL used in the Wordpress admin menu for customize.php

I recently moved a Wordpress-based website to a new domain and updated all references to the old domain in the database, but the "customize.php" link in the Wordpress admin menu still references the ...
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Appearance->Editor not visible

I'm noticing that the editor is not visible from past few weeks. It's working fine on my other WordPress sites but in one site it's not visible. I tried changing theme and deactivating plugins but ...
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Including CSS and JS on Admin Screen of Custom Theme Options

I am creating a custom theme with a theme options page. I would like to style the options page and do not want to include inline styles. Is there any way to include an external stylesheet from say ...
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Check if user is logged in else login page

I like to secure a certain page for admins. How do I check if a user is logged (and is admin)? Of their not logged in, I want to show the login module.
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Admin Ajax is returning 0

I am relatively new to jQuery and AJAX in particular. I have a small issue with the return value always being 0, though I think this is actually the success message and it's not returning anything. I ...
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How to change the markup created by menu item only on chosen items?

How to add a checkbox to the menu item in WordPress backend that says "Make this a Mega Menu Container"? In my mind it should look something like this (Photoshop draft): And when the box is checked ...
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Invalid post type admin

I've added some custom post types, but for some reason I keep getting this message: 'Invalid post type' whenever i try to search a post in the backend or when I try to do a bulk action. Hope someone ...
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How to change the default url for 'Posts' link?

I would like to change the default url edit.php to edit.php?category_name=photos when I click on "Articles". Thanks
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Get current active wp color scheme

Is there a way to return the current active color scheme? This is how to register a new admin color scheme <?php register_admin_color_schemes(); ?> is there something like ...
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WordPress 3.8 get current admin color scheme

I'm trying to get the stylesheet of the currently active admin color scheme to style a plugin to fit into the color context. As mentioned in this post I had a look at the implementation of ...
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Change the order of sidebars in admin

Say I use a child theme and my parent theme already registered four dynamic sidebars. Now I am registering a fifth dynamic sidebar in the functions.php of my child theme. In the backend that last ...