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Generate CSV from array and force download

I would like to download a csv from an array of values from a plugin. I am using a form that uses admin_post to call a function. public function download_result(){ $class = $_POST['class']; ...
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Adding help information to custom post edit page

I have two custom post types created (using Types plugin) with a bunch of custom fields. I need to add a help information, instructions for admins that will show at the top of add new/edit CPT page ...
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non-administrators roles access denied

I have a contributor account that I am trying to log into, but the screen just says "Access Denied". I've tried switching the account to editor, author and subscriber and it always says the same thing....
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Is there alternative to WP_List_Table?

I need to create html tables in a admin pages. It should be responsive. After a research I find the WP_List_Table. But in codex page, This class's access is marked as private. That means it is ...
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How to Use Resposive Tables in WordPress ADMIN Pages?

I have created a custom ADMIN page using add_menu_page. There is a HTML table in that page. I need to make it responsive. Is there way to do it?
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WordPress 4.5 Inline Link Toolbar not working on custom wp_editor instance

I am having an issue with initializing the inline link toolbar in a custom instance of the WP editor. The instance is added in a dynamically loaded modal using the wp_editor function and some ...
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Add social icons in a theme through custom admin menu

Is it possible to make a theme with an option of configuring social icons with links through the custom header control panel? I googled it and found nothing that could help me, any help on that topic ...
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Admin: very slow edit page caused by core meta query

We've been noticing really long load times when going to edit a post or page. Using Query Monitor, we found that this WP core query is taking upwards to 15-20s. SELECT meta_key FROM wp_postmeta ...
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Admin page redirect to another admin page

How can I redirect certain WordPress admin pages to another admin page. For example I never want a user to see wp-admin/about.php it should always redirect to wp-admin/index.php. There are also a ...
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is_admin() returns true when using admin-ajax.php from front end script

Had a situation today where I was using admin-ajax.php from a front end script. As I understand it this the wp way to make ajax calls (registering my function with the wp_ajax_nopriv_myfunction hook) ...
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How to get a value from wp_dropdown_user?

In the admin dashboard, I want to show a list of all users (done so far by wp_dropdown_users) and then take the selected userID and use it as a parameter in another function. :) Sounds easy eh. I've ...
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Add 'Last Modified' and Attachments (Yes/No) to WordPress Users Column

I was wondering if someone can put me on the right path in regards to adding additional columns that show the last modified date and if a user profile has attachments. Ideally I'd also like to be able ...
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Admin menu disable new/delete page

So I've been tinkering with the admin roles and I can't seem to be able to revoke create page rights for the admin. I can only find 'Edit page'. If I remove Edit page, the entire pages tab goes away(...
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submenu item under other top level menu and change some fields

I would like to add the 'Add new' user submenu to have a different name(in the menu) and under a custom top level menu that I created. I have removed most of the standard admin menu and replaced it ...
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Saving option values in array using register_settings and add_settings_field [duplicate]

I've been able to save different options as single options in the database. What I'm trying to do is to save them all in one single row, using an array. This is my code: register_setting( 'cptrp-...
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2k views

body_class hook for admin pages

The body_class hook seem only to work with non-admin pages. When I do add_filter('body_class', 'add_body_classes'); function add_body_classes($classes) { $classes[] = 'myclass'; ...
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Custom Post Type - multiple in single menu position

I currently have a couple of 'Custom posts types'. Currently, each of them has a separate item on the menu but I would like to add them all as sub for one position. I have somethink like this: Movies ...
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Edit Custom Post Type on Custom Admin Page instead Post Admin

Background: I am still quite fresh to coding and WordPress. For me the best way to understand, is to work on a specific project. Project: I want to build a Customer Relationship Tool for WordPress ...
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I need “View” option in posts wp-admin to show a page for admin, not open website view

Ok I have searched and Googled for this and I couldn't find anything useful, so here's the basic question that I have: Do you know when you are inside wp-admin and you have that "View" option on ...
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How to pass parameters to admin_notices?

So there is the following case. I need to display a name inside of admin_notices. class MyPlugin_Admin { public static function render_admin_notice() { echo $name . ' has been upgraded.';...
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133k views

Best Collection of Code for your functions.php file [closed]

Please vote on the question and any answers you find useful by clicking on the UP arrow on the left hand side of the question or answer. As with many others who are now viewing this post, I have been ...
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how to disable the e-mail verification on wp-admin/options-general.php multisite admin e-mail

I have a multsite that has a bunch of blank e-mail addresses in the admin e-mail address feilds, and I just want to update them without the e-mails being verified. Background is that I am a web ...
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Cannot login to ANY WordPress site out there

this weird thing has happened to me: I tried to login to one of my WP sites and it said: This site can’t be reached The connection was reset. ERR_CONNECTION_RESET The URL was: ...%2Fwp-admin%2F&...
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How to add internal, revision comments to page updates

I'm not sure the proper WP parlance for this, but I'd like to add historical comments to submitted page updates for version control purposes or as a supplement to the Revisions Browser. (Something ...
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Change admin URL for Wordpress 4.4.2 [duplicate]

I need the admin URL wp-admin/ to be something else. This is not for security. It only personal preference. I've tried many plugins and guide which doesn't seems to work for Wordpress 4.4.2: http://...
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Admin Top Bar Not Showing On Front End

i'm having problem with displaying admin top bar on my site. I googled and got some solution which i tried like 1) Checking wp_footer in footer.php 2) Checkbox ticked in user profile saying show ...
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Filter posts of custom post type by meta key in (List All Section)

How can I filter the posts which are displayed on the admin list all page of a custom post based on the value of the a value. So far I know how to do the following anywhere on the front end: $args = ...
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'Conflict' with action deleted_post and is_admin()

I created a delete button on frontend for blog posts and custom type posts and I would redirect to a specific page after deleting them, I looked around on google and I found all solutions like this: ...
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Save plugin settings to a custom array and database table

First of all, please bear with my ignorance on the topic. I'm super new to WP Plugin development, and have been struggling with it for some time now. I'm developing a simple Wordpress plugin (well, ...
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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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How to change the User name and Password of admin account

By default i have selected the Username of admin account as "admin" , of the Wordpress CMS while installing wordpress first time. Now i want to deploy the webpage : considering the security ...
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How to attach post ID to image links in Wordpress tinymce editor

I'm trying to output the post ID in the rel-attribute of the image links that are generated by WordPress when using the Add Media button. I found a way to retrieve the post id and also how to ...
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How can I speed up my WP admin section?

We have many WP sites with a proxy in between the servers that they sit on and the internet. Some things in WP simply don't work: RSS feeds on dashboard looking up themes looking up plugins core ...
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Creating widget - ask for selecting a post in the admin panel

First of all, sorry for my English, I'll try to make it understandable. I'm new on WordPress; I already have created a few plugins but they didn't needed admin configuration. Now I'd like to make an ...
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693 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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How to use more than 256MB of memory in the admin?

I'm building a site for a photographer who uploads pictures that are normally large for todays digital cameras. Images are quite memory intensive, especially the image operations like creating ...
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Disable dragging of meta boxes?

Anyone know how to disable this functionality so the meta boxes can't be repositioned?
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How to put placeholder text in the main post input area?

I'm making a course plugin for a university in England. I'm looking to put some default placeholder text in the main post content area, on the admin side. Its the rich text editor I want it to go ...
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Handling dozens of sidebars

We have the job to realize a page with custom sidebars. Sidebars can be created on the fly on post an page edit screens, to add a custom sidebar on each page. The client wants to use this to add ...
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Custom Post type sort order not working in the admin area

I have a WordPress site that has a couple of custom post types. None of these custom post types allow me to sort the posts alphabetically or by date in the admin area. I have looked all over online ...
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How to create some “theme settings” page in admin?

I'm using today some PHP constants in my functions.php to define default info about my company, as follows: define('COPYRIGHT', 'copyright_text'); define('CONTACT_EMAIL', 'oi [arroba] studiosolo.net')...
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Adding a Clone link to product attributes - post_row_actions() filter, or how to override a Class question

I have a request to be able to duplicate a product attribute in WooCommerce. Think: duplicating a product (with already existing functionality), or plugins that allow you to duplicate a post. However,...
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Prevent additional top level categories but allow more children

Is it possible to prevent additional parent categories being added to posts but allow children categories to be added to predefined parent categories? For e.g.; Food & Drink -- Mexican -- ...
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Send Admin Emails to Multiple Email Addresses

Is there a hook that would allow me to email multiple email addresses for the default admin email notifications? I was hoping I could build an array: $adminEmails = array('me1@example.com', 'me2@...
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Removing custom sort order from admin page listing

For the background to my question: On my page listing, I've got a set of pages that are countries and the child pages of those are categorised into 'Types'. So I've got a page structure like this: ...
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Ban certain widgets from certain sidebars

I have several sidebars in the theme I'm developing. Some of them are designed to hold only a few widget types. So I'm trying to figure out how to keep other widgets out without using a plugin. After ...
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Can Someone Explain What These Three Lines Do?

I found this in a plugin (not a public plugin) $code_pages = array('offers.php'); foreach($code_pages as $code_page) { $hookname = get_plugin_page_hookname("xxx/$code_page", '' ); ...
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Wordpress Multisite FQDN Admin Access

I have a Wordpress multisite setup at http://in-autos.com and I have a sub-domain multisite structure and a FQDN http://billgattonsales.com My trouble: I can access the Admin area by visiting either ...
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Best practice for plugin: always detect admin-ajax call?

Recently I was debugging/hacking a plugin authored by someone else. I put a breakpoint at a spot I was interested in - a relatively complex admin page. I noticed that even during admin-ajax calls ...
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500 internal server error on wp-admin only

I am getting a 500 internal server error when I try to log into www.mysite.com/wp-admin/ and www.mysite.com/wp-login.php. The actual site is up and running just fine so it cannot be a database ...