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

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Add a Separator to the Admin Menu?

Does anyone know how to add an admin menu separator? I found this but it did not help. Any ideas?
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Wordpress Widget Administration Javascripts do not work?

I have been working on a widget in WP 4.1.1 and cant seem to even get simple javascript to function on the backend unless WP is put into Enable Accessibility Mode. For example in your Form($instance) ...
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Admin: global $post empty

I tried to get $post var outside function php in wordpress admin panel. The only way that I find to access to $post is to add_action. However I want to get this var outside the add_action and global ...
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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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How to set back-end language per user?

I would like to use the english interface for the back-end but I would like to set it to native language for an editor. I know WPML has this feature, but I don't want to install the unsupported WPML ...
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How to filter posts in admin by before date or by post status 'future'?

I have read/searched a ton of questions but all I find seem to be related to custom post types and such. The situation is that sometimes we happen to have a lot of posts waiting for to be published ...
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Hiding by default specific post status on backend list?

I created various custom post status options (like default ones: "published", "draft" and so on) and one of them is "project closed". I need to hide/exclude by default from post list in the backend ...
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Remove Duplicator plugin from admin menu if not an administrator

I'm having a bit of trouble removing the menu item added by the Duplicator plugin (https://wordpress.org/plugins/duplicator/) from the admin menu if the user is not an administrator. I am able to ...
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Unable to log in to wp admin after migrating and changing urls

Front end is working fine and site is displaying as it should however we are unable to log in to wp admin. When entering user name and password and clicking log in the page refreshes without any error ...
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Plugins & Setting Menu Items Removed From Admin Panel

I am unable to add any new plugins and can't see menu settings as well. I think it's been disabled. How do I bring these admin menu items back? Here's what my admin panel currently looks like:
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how to change appearence of the content of default post list columns?

Speaking about backoffice here. I usually add columns and filters to the backoffice for certain custom post types. No problem here. BUt what if I would simply like to change something on the content ...
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How to remove list view from media library?

I'd like to remove list mode from media library and let users see grid-mode only. I've seen it's a matter of $modes = array( 'grid', 'list' ); in upload.php but I don't want to mod the core.
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Adding hero images to blog posts

I'm having some trouble finding the solution for my problem stated in the title. To describe it more clearly, then I would like to add some kind of functionality to the wordpress post section in the ...
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Is it possible to hook AJAX to UPDATE-button?

I have a site with a custom post. When I enter that custom post in admin (edit)-page then a form is rendered. This form takes like about 2-3s to render - it's a lot of of values in it - both hidden ...
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Wordpress multisite, allow non super admins to create sites

I'm creating a wordpress multisite for at costumer to uses with his own customers. He need to be able to create a site when he get a new customer, and his customer should be able to control the the ...
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Excerpt showing under title in admin columns

I am developing a site for a client, but i am facing a weird issue that is excerpt by default shows under title in admin columns. This is happening for all post types including custom post types. I ...
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How do I transfer an existing website running on Joomla to Wordpress?

I am currently the Admin of a site that is running on Joomla 2.5 and I am looking to migrate existing content to wordpress. Please help.
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Admin user with just “read” permissions

How can I have a user level who can see everything a normal admin sees, but who can't edit anything? Basically a read only admin. To let a client have a look at the control panel but without letting ...
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How can I restore admin capabilities?

So yeah, I'm a genius. I managed delete all my admin capabilities (thank you very much Membership plugin). I could restore them, ...if I had admin access, lol. Anywhoo, how can I give all my ...
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485 views

Add Custom Script in Other Plugin's Options page

I am trying to put a custom inline JavaScript is an options page created by a plugin. The page URL is like this wp-admin/admin.php?page=psbg. This is the code I am using to output my script at the ...
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Admin pages showing up blank on WP3.3.1 fresh install (1 post)

Hope someone can help here. I have a website running 3.3.1 (for numerous reasons, sorry but it can't be helped :P). The problem is that when I go to website.com/wp-admin/ the pages show up almost ...
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Handle logo text color from admin section

Hi as per my requirement I need to have Color Picker option for Logo Text see image For TEXT2 I need to have color picker option which can be managed from admin dashboard I tried ...
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get_post_types not working properly in admin

I'm trying to get all post types (custom & built_in) but it's only gives me only built_in ones in admin. I can get all of them in root (5 with builtins included) but in admin, i can only get 3. I ...
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Permanently activate WordPress theme

It it possible to permanently activate a theme so that it cannot be disabled or changed? Something similar to: define( 'WP_DEFAULT_THEME', 'apollo' );
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Customising the admin columns for a custom post type, but now most of the built in categories don't display?

Our admin dashboard list of our custom post type shows by default two columns - title and categories. We want to improve the list, and to add the foobar custom field. So we do that as follows: ...
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initial sort order for a sortable custom column in admin

I have created a number of 'views' column in the admin area of my posts. There are several tutorials for this and I did in fact use a number of these to arrive at my end result. It works as expected ...
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Disabling “View” mentions from backend?

I'm using wordpress as a content manager or something, so i'm using backend only (and i've disabled the frontend with a ghost theme which redirect to the admin panel). The question is: how could i ...
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assign custom post type to another post type

My question is based on those answer: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/85281/68506 and http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/5778/68506 What I need is 2 dropdown from a custom_post_type in ...
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hide the administrator from the users dashboard

How can I hide the administrator from the users dashboard after wp-admin login? All the options I have found here are for older version of Wp and do not work. WP Version 4.1.1
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Shared Custom post type between WP network sites

I'm developing four websites which are separate, besides the Events (custom post type). Three of the websites are WP, and I've got them in a Network. I would like Events to show up in all three Admin ...
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Wordpress Admin Menu defining function is seperate file

Here is my current code, aio_menu.php <?php defined( 'ABSPATH' ) or die( 'No script kiddies please!' ); add_action( 'admin_menu', 'AIO_menu_creator' ); function AIO_menu_creator() { ...
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how to display “Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View” in custom WP_List_Table column?

I have removed "Post Title" in admin column, and created a custom column. Is there any way to the display "Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View" link?
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Move an Admin menu link to another part of the admin menu

Does anyone know how to move an admin sub menu link under admin settings. I am using the Genesis framework and I am removing the whole genesis menu as all the stuff I need is in appearance > ...
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How to enable reply button on mostly deeply-nested comments? [closed]

I have a blog on wordpress.com, using the Twenty Twelve theme. Background In my experience, on wordpress blogs with nested comments, the reply buttons only show on individual comments when their ...
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Moving website - admin section

I have successfully moved a wordpress site from /test directory to the root, so now the website url looks like www.example.com. Fine. However the admin section (wp-admin) still points to /test ...
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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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Can't access admin-ajax.php on some sites on Multisite install

I have a multisite install on wpengine, with the main site acting as the parent theme and each subsite a child theme. From the main site and one sub site I can call /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php without ...
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How to display by default only published posts/pages in the admin area?

As it is, WordPress displays by default all the pages/posts in the pages/posts list in the admin area, no matter what their publishing status is. I have a lot of drafts, but usually I'm much more ...
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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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108answers
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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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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 ...