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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Private post hidden from Admin too

I have a strange problem. I am running a woocommerce site with several levels of privileges/roles. I wanted to reserve a group of products for specific users and was anticipating modifying the user ...
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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 ...
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What is the real intention for admin-post.php?

While looking for proper form submission handling in plugins for users (frontend) I've stumbled upon this article Handling POST Requests the WordPress Way, which encourages to use admin-post.php for ...
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How to add a dynamic image as a widget in dashboard

I'm trying to add an image as a widget on the dashboard screen like this: This is an ads image, which will be seen only by users with read role and that too will be changed every month. Already I ...
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Delete all blogs on multisite

I'm writing a function that will delete all blogs (except the main one) from a multisite, the function is dieing whenever I call wpmu_delete_blog and I've got no idea why. $blogs = wp_get_sites( ...
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wordpress ajax return 0

I'm tryng to set up a panel, this one The menu on the top calls different ajax functions in order to display a thumb. Clicking on the thumb you can see the details in the last box of the panel. I ...
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wp_category_checklist won't show up for non-admin users

I have a product registration page with a form in which I use wp_category_checklist() to make my users select categories. This works great only, I just today noticed that only admin's can use the ...
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I need to add table records from an admin menu page

How do I keep control of a admin menu page that I create via 'add_options_page'? I have built a "demo" plugin that creates an option page. This was through a tutorial and the page that was created ...
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55 views

One folder to be accessible by one user

so I am making wordpress website and the idea is that I want to upload different files for the different users but I want the user to see only his files.The problem is that when I copy the url that ...
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How to make sure your admin doesn't hi-jack you site?

I have a domain and I would like to hire someone to develop it. Could it be possible to give him full control, yet be safe that he does not hi-jack the site. Or the only way is for me to be the admin ...
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Adding admin for specific users

I was developing a website and I ran into this issue where I need to provide an "admin" account that can monitor registered user activity on my site. Now I don't want one "admin" to view users that ...
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Redirect admin 403 “Cheatin uh?” admin pages

Blocking role capabilities on the admin returns the 403 "Cheatin Uh?" page. What is the best way to redirect this to 403 page to perhaps the dashboard, homepage, or a custom 403 page? I know I could ...
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Add tab to profile.php wordpress plugin development

I already know how to add an extra field in user profile. But in my case I have A lot of field to add and It is good practice that your form is not too long. So I decided to implement tab panel in the ...
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Send admin to a different login than users?

I have created a separate login page on /login/ and have wp-login.php redirecting there as well - I have also hooked into a few WP login related hooks such as wp_login_failed so that people get ...
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Display custom wp_before_admin_bar_render link only for subscribers

I have wp_before_admin_bar_render link called applications . I want this link exclusive only for subscriber users. Here is my code. add_action("wp_before_admin_bar_render", "add_event_app"); ...
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issue in wordpress auto delete post and redirect to another 1

i am getting strange issue on WordPress, my site is huge traffic and database. one thing.. my WordPress is updated 4.4.2 all plugins updated. now i get issue when i publish new post most of the posts ...
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Editors change a permalink on an unpublished post, but only admins change a permalink on a post that has ever been published?

Is it possible to have the Editors to change a permalink on an unpublished post, but only admins change a permalink on a post that has ever been published? I can hide the button for non admin but I ...
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Admin Options page. Save as Array

I'm not great with PHP. I've just created a WordPress admin options page and it works OK: // Admin Menu add_action('admin_menu', 'my_cool_plugin_create_menu'); function my_cool_plugin_create_menu() { ...
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Admin bar is disabled in front

I'm having a problem and i cant find any solution at all. i have a wordpress site with a theme and all of a suddenn after changing only the footer height with css it dissapeared the content of the ...
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You do not have permission to access this document on form submit

I have few little problem. If i submitted the user credential for login no matter login detail correct or incorrect page goes to Forbidden on submit button. What i do for this problem Forbidden page ...
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wp.template() Not a function

When I console.log(wp) the object only includes: -wp.emoji -wp.heartbeat -wp.svgPainter Script is loaded in the footer and last in the DOM. What am I missing?
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add post type support not showing edit author options for all users

Need to allow all users (admins) to be able to edit the authors of a post. Added this to my wp-admin.php in the inc/functions folder but is hasn't worked: add_action( 'init', '...
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Which hook for processing plugin page form data?

Which hook should I use for processing form data from my plugin pages. I currently use "admin_init". Is that correct? Was this hook intended to be used this way?
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Output the admin menu_position for each item

Is there a function I can use which will temporarily output the menu_position of every item in the admin menu? While trying to reorganise the admin menu, the single largest thing slowing me down is ...
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Edit page's “Restore the backup” link does nothing

Every now and then WP logs me out and a pop-up requires me to log back in. After this happens and I am back in, I try to save some changes to a page I'm working on, but there is an error like "Are you ...
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How to disable https from wordpress site?

I have installed my wordpress instance on https://cti-uitutorials.rhcloud.com. While changing the url to http://ctisleeperadi.in/ . all the admin related page still use the https, this resutls in ...
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add_menu_page and URL parameter

It is possible in WordPress to add a url parameter to the add_menu_page slug? Only found solutions for a submenu page. Odd thing is that if i add a node to the admin bar which has the link 'admin.php?...
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Allow Admin to edit Custom User Role Custom Post Type posts

I have created a Custom Post Type of 'Listing' so that users can add listings by signing up to the website. I have also setup a Custom user role of 'lister'. So, each user (lister) can sign up to the ...
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Change the highlighted Admin Menu Page?

I want to add a shortcut for editting a Page to the admin menu sidebar. Let's say the name is "Home" and its Page ID is 10: add_menu_page( "Home", "Home", "manage_options", post.php?post=10&...
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Unable to upload image using the standard uploader in the WP admin (v4.3)

I am running WordPress 4.3 and in the admin I am no longer able to upload images using the standard upload image tool. I am taking over a project from another developer so don't know exactly what he/...
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Export searched results in admin

I'm looking for a way of exporting searched data in an admin list of custom post types in a csv file. I've add some custom filters that allows user to search specific items. Basically I would like to ...
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Redirect all currently logged in administrator to a particular page when pages are already loaded

I'm working on a Wordpress plugin. The plugin file waits for a POST-request from an external server. I want all currently logged-in administrators to be redirected to another page once the request ...
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I installed Wordpress locally now how do I login?

I downloaded a WordPress website that I am modifying for a friend. He gave me access to cPanel, where I downloaded the SQL and changed it on XAMPP. Now when I open >localhost/wp it opens the ...
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Featured image on post edit page not loading over HTTPS

Our site uses TLS and to the best of my ability I've forced TLS everywhere. I've defined FORCE_SSL_ADMIN to be true and also tried the following filter which I've borrowed from the plugin SSL Insecure ...
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How do I diagnose a plugin resource 404?

I'm doing some work for a new client (non-tech, their former tech person left). Their version of Wordpress is 4.3.2. The site gets some JavaScript errors on load. Using the Console I noticed two ...
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How do I fix “You are not allowed to edit this item.” for Admins on existing posts?

I'm doing some work for a new client (non-tech, their former tech person left). Their version of Wordpress is 4.3.2. I have an admin account and I'm unable to edit existing posts. I can create new ...
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Define JSON file values by admin user

I have couple of long JSON files with predefined keys and want to have the values updated by the admin user. So I'm looking for a way where the developer (SuperAdmin in my case) can upload a JSON file ...
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Register setting not working with multiple checkbox

I created a new setting field with multiple checkboxes in my WordPress admin. However the value of the field new_setting not saved correctly. It should be an array, but after I do var_dump(get_option(...
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Signed-in as admin on just part of the site

I recently upgraded from WP 3.1 to 4.4.1. In the new setup, I am apparently seen as signed-in (as an admin) just on parts of the website (/blog/*) but not on other pages (that do not have the /blog/ ...
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How do I get add_menu_page to use my custom PHP file to handle the display of the menu page content?

The reference page for add_menu_page indicates that this is possible by setting $menu_slug and omitting $function like so: add_action('admin_menu','register_my_custom_menu_page' ); function ...
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Admin Dashboard with Custom Tab for Client

I am trying to create a basic Tour Date widget. When the user clicks on the Tour Date Tab from the admin dashboard I want them to be presented with five fields. Date Venue City, State or Country ...
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iframe with Youtube video appears for logged-in users, but not for incognito users

I have a YouTube video on a site's homepage, but when viewing the site as an unknown / non-logged-in user, it's NOT showing up at all. And when viewing in admin / a logged-in WP user of the site, it ...
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Redirect public site to another one but allow administrators to access the old site

I have two WordPress sites and I'm closing one of those sites and want all traffic redirected to the second website. If possible I would like to have the first to be viewed only by administrators ...
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Can admins on network install view and edit users accounts?

Is it possible to view the users site and content as admin? Because I was helping someone and I was logged in to the network admin account but when we went to his site url, his dashboard came up and ...