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Can't access Admin section of Wordpress using MAMP

I have been developing a Wordpress site locally using MAMP, and I have run into an issue twice now where when I leave at night and come back, I can't access the admin page. I have debugging on, and ...
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Dropdown taxonomy lists in admin menu

I've added 4 taxonomy list to my wordpress backend: BH Job Experience BH Job Types BH Job Regions BH Job Tags These taxonomy lists are added under Job Listings like this: Now I would like to ...
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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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Admin: Navigation Menus do not show empty categories/taxonomies in the list's search tab

This is referring to the Admin area of Navigation menus It seems the normal behavior for building out Navigation Menus (Appearance>menus) is that when you expose categories or custom taxonomies, that ...
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Removing wordpress admin-ajax.php

So, how can I disable "admin-ajax.php"? I used two plugins but they don't seem to work properly. such as "hearbeat control" Any suggestions? Thanks.
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Add a checkbox in plugin options page and make it actually work

My code: function afi_checkbox_field_0_render( ) { $options = get_option( 'afi_settings' ); ?> <input type='checkbox' name='afi_settings[afi_checkbox_field_0]' <?php checked( ...
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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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Allowing admin-ajax.php to receive “application/json” instead of “x-www-form-urlencoded”

I'm using AngularJS's $http function to send my payload to WordPress's admin-ajax.php subsystem, but it seems the latter only accepts x-www-form-urlencoded data, instead of the application/json ...
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How do I add some javascript validation to the admin interface form's onsubmit?

I have a plugin that adds meta boxes to the admin interface and I need to do some validation when the user presses the "update" button before the form is submitted. Is there a WordPress action or ...
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Unable to render Admin Notices

I am trying to build a plugin and on activation I would like to render message on the dashboard whether the table exists or not but on activation I am getting the following error: The plugin ...
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How can I add a column in the wp_list_table of the admin area?

So my question is pretty much what you see in the picture. In my custom post type of "Products" how can I add an extra column like SEO Yoast did to my main table which is called WP_List_Table. I ...
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Black admin bar is being hidden by page elements

I all of a sudden noticed while building a new WordPress theme that the black admin bar is being hidden by the header element when you scroll down and I can't fix it. I basically have a full width ...
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No results searching custom post type in admin panel

So I have a custom post type action and when I search in the admin panel I don't get any results. I think I figured out why, but not sure how to fix it. When I enter a search term and then click ...
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Post Format Status [closed]

I'm new at wordpress theme development. We inspected too many themes but didn't see any common culture at post format status. I wanted to ask how you're using this format, both front side and admin ...
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Include administrator in author list

I have this code that is displaying my last active authors. I also would like it to display WP administrators in this list. The code is: $authors = array(); $count = 0; $args=array( 'post_type' ...
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How to create plugin list groups?

How do I create more of these? so that i can create proper plugins categories in the network plugin dashboard of wordpress.
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Add extra field when admin create user

I have created extra field that user can edit on their 'Your Profile' page. The extra field also available on WordPress register page. What I want to ask is, how to add the field to User > Add new ...
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Add More Fields to Users Pages (Admin Panel)

So I'm trying to create some custom fields for users. I need to give users access to a 30 day trial of some software and I want to keep track of that in the users page of administration panel. If the ...
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Redirect Admin User in Dashboard

I am currently trying to setup a redirect so that my admin users are redirected to a page other than the dashboard within the wordpress administrator interface. If I leave out my conditional, the ...
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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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How to enqueue admin content outside admincp

How do I enqueue admin javascript/css/header outside admincp, and specifically outside Wordpress. I checked one of the admin pages, and it contains this line: require_once( ABSPATH . ...
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Other than save_post any other actions on add / edit post screen?

When the add post or edit post screens load, is there an action other than save_post which I can hook on to? I need to make an API request before a user starts adding / editing posts. Basically when ...
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Loading External Scripts in Admin but ONLY for a Specific Post Type?

So I continue to run into this issue and I just looking for the best and simplest solution to solve this problem. I have come to make use of custom post types in many different projects and have ...
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I don't want the complete article to show on homepage

When I post articles the complete article shows in the home page. I just want it to show Intro and then read more. I did not create the site myself and just taking on the role of admin of the page.
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Make sub menu items a main link in the admin menu using fuctions.php

I am trying to customize the admin area using the functions.php file to make things easier for my clients. One request I have got before and hope to be able to accomplish, is to move some of the sub ...
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Add admin bar link to edit author

I am trying to allow my editors and admins to click to "Edit Author" as they would "Edit Post" or "Edit [Custom Post Type]" from the admin bar when they are on a page like /authors/jdoe (Note: I do ...
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Add last Revision of Post column on Admin Panel

How to add this column ( last revision of Post ) on All Posts Manager. I can't find discussion about this problem. Please help me or suggest me an idea. Thanks for all !
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Doubt using $wpbd->get_col for a single column

$table = $wpdb->prefix . 'posts'; foreach ( $wpdb->get_col( "DESC " . $table, 0 ) as $column ){//get all columns from wp_posts echo "<div><p>". ...
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Refreshing collections in the admin media manager

I know this question is very similar to this previously asked question; however, I was wondering if there was a more up-to-date/official way to refresh content programmatically in the WordPress admin ...
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Adding HTML tags or css classes to admin columns

Is it possible to add a custom class to the links in admin columns? I'm trying to replicate the labels below. I'm using WP 4.1 and my CPT is using 'show_admin_column' => true in ...
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Adding an Arbitrary Link to the Admin Menu?

Is there a way to add a arbitrary hyperlink to the WordPress admin menu (I mean the menu on the left when you log into the admin dashboard)? For example, can one add a link to Google? In my ...
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Media upload privelages have been disabled for administrators - any ideas?

I have a nearly finished installation of Wordpress that was working fine. Then at some point the permissions for uploading images died for Administrator statuil. Details are: The issue: - I first ...
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WordPress admin screen very slow / timing out when editing or adding a new page/custom post

I'm new to the site but appreciate any help you can give. I have a WordPress set-up which (rightly or wrongly) has hundreds of pages and thousands of another custom post type which is also based on a ...
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Organizing Code in your WordPress Theme's functions.php File?

The more customization I make to WordPress the more I start thinking about if I should be organizing this file or splitting it up. More specifically, if I have a bunch of custom functions which only ...
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custom script not loading at admin pages

I want to load a custom script on the admin pages. Seems simple right. Still, for some reason the script is not loading. I've tried putting this in my themes functions: add_action( ...
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My code for creating an admin option doesn't work

I used the code provided in this tutorial to create an option menu in dashboard, but contrary to what was expected, I don't see any new menu in dashboard: <?php add_action('admin_menu', ...
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Custom admin email for new user registration

I've scoured the web for the solution to this small issue, but I keep getting results that tell me how to customise the notification e-mail not the email address. I have the admin email address in ...
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Wordpress Brute Force Prevention

I am using WordFence security plugin for keeping track of login attempts and I regularly check the logs from it. I realize that there are going to be a lot of login attempts with the username 'admin'. ...
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How to maintain wordpress site blogs in production and staging?

I work as a website admin in my company. We are selling digital products using WooCommerce. We wanted to have staging and production in order to avoid any site down. So in staging we use to create ...
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Filter translations (gettext strings) on specific admin pages

I'm trying to do a string replacement using gettext filter (source): function theme_change_comments_label( $translated_text, $untranslated_text, $domain ) { if( stripos( $untranslated_text, ...
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Admin doesn't have sufficient permissions to plugin's page

I'm not able to visit plugin page in my admin panel. I have found some advices for debbuging this issue, but I wasn't able to find any solutions in mySQL, everything seems ok. Does anyone has ...
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How do I correctly transfer my site from one domain to another?

I developed our wordpress site on a subdomain, so I did not disrupt our homepage while I got everything up and running with Wordpress (It was originally running under Orchard, and I needed tochange ...
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Wordpress password protected page redirects to admin login on first try

When I password protect my pages, and I enter the correct/wrong password, on the first try, it brings me to the admin login page ( wp-login.php?action=postpass ). Lets say I go back and enter another ...
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Embedding code snippets in posts with indentation

I have a privately hosted blog using WordPress, and I am using the SyntaxHighlighter Evolved plugin for displaying highlighted code snippets nicely. I use the built-in editor in WordPress for writing ...
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admin panel is not showing well after https to http setting

my admin panel is looking like this now.after changing my website address from https to http.any solution. pls i am waiting for ur reply. i have already changed my database url site url and home ...
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Make “Post published. View post” Open in a New Tab

How would I make Post published. View post(edit and pages as well) always open in a new tab? I have this in an iframe but it looks weird when a post is in it.
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Can't access wp-admin/wp-login of my website

Whenever I'm trying to access mysite/wp-admin "Update database required" notificiation comes up. http://awesomescreenshot.com/04844f1y64 After clicking on update database the error of upgrade.php ...
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Link to post author but exclude administrator (on single.php)

How to exclude administrators from the code below? So if the current post author has the role of administrator, nothing will show. <a href="<?php echo get_author_posts_url( ...
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How to prevent parent admin page from appearring as a child admin page

I am using this code: add_menu_page($page_title, $menu_title, $this->capability, $menu_slug, $function); Which is adding top level admin page. When I add: add_submenu_page( $menu_slug, 'sub ...
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Add sub menu page in your plugin

this is how i am adding the menu and trying to add the sub menu page which is not adding. party-reservation.php function a_qoute_admin_action() { add_menu_page(__('Reservations Pages'), ...