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

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How to remove/hide Yoast's “SEO” tab in admin panel?

I don't want this shown to members who register for my website as it's confusing and irrelevant for them. I assume some code added to functions.php will do the trick but what code?
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Different customer login form than administrator login form?

I've recently installed Woocommerce. I have realized that the administrator can access the back-end through the same login form presented to the customers. This, to me, presents a huge security risk. ...
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Enqueue script throws error in console

WP version 3.9 I am editing the customizer. I have an upload field for uploading a logo. When I try to upload I receive an error. TypeError: wp.media.model.settings.post is undefined I tracked ...
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720 views

Change the Default Pages Menu View in wp-admin

I can't seem to figure out how to change the default view for "Pages" in the admin menu. The initial view is the "Pages" view (/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=page) How could it change this to ...
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2k views

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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How to print the output of the get_num_queries function from frontend to backend?

I'm trying to develop a simple plugin and figure out how to display the number of queries executed in frontend, to an admin page (plugin options page), using get_num_queries() function. I've added ...
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739 views

Where in WP can I check history or log of updates of plugins etc?

I need to find out what happend at certaint time when some of my admins make some plugin updates etc. So i need to check in admin the log of changes, updates etc. Where can I find that in WP admin?
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Custom Post Type and taxonomies's labels localization not working

after a few hours serching on the net I decided to ask here my problem. I'm in a multi site environment and I have this custom post type code: $products_labels = array( 'name' ...
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Get email address of type Administrator

I am new wordpress, please help me. How can I get all the details of type Administrator. I have created 2 users with Role as Administrator, like get_option( 'admin_email' );. I want the Email address ...
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101 views

How include the “text/visual” tabs in your own wp_editor instance?

I've made some meta boxes which use the wp_editor to create the textareas. When someone is on any page in the admin interface and moves from "visual" tab to "text" tab, all my wp_editor boxes show ...
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145 views

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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Customizing Users in Admin Area

I know how to customize the users in the admin area of WordPress. I have done it many times. However, I would like to customize the user a bit differently as explained below. I would like to add a ...
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29 views

Send Notifications to All Admins

I want to, hopefully without a plugin, get and loop through all admin accounts and notify each admin when a comment has been posted or a user has registered, etc. I tried to look into this but all the ...
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109 views

Remove ability to access certain admin menus

I am trying to remove some of the admin features for a user with the role of contributor. What i mean by remove some of the admin features is disable them from seeing certain admin menu items, such as ...
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61 views

How to change the link of the wordpress logo in the admin bar?

I have found solutions to change the logo itself and to remove that "about.php" link in the dropdown, but this does not affect the "about.php" link in the wordpress logo. How can I change this?
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Edit “thank you for creating with Wordpress” in version 3.3.1

Is there a way to edit the text "thank you for creating with Wordpress" in version 3.3.1 at the bottom of the CMS? If so what file do I need to edit?
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137 views

Help with filter for wp_notify_moderator()

I have a case where I have multiple Administrators. Not all of them want to be notified per email when there was a comment posted or is held for moderation. The Settings > Discussion page only ...
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admin submenus not appearing

When I log into my wordpress site, i have a few problems. The submenus of the admin area do not appear when I am hovering over a menu. Also the Widgets area is completely messed up. Its very hard to ...
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77 views

How do I add an admin notice within javascript in the admin interface for posts?

I want to use javascript to add a notice to the top of the wordpress page just like they do when auto-saving the page. But in looking at the DOM, I don't see any special div that I could find to add ...
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168 views

Use 'get' form action within a WordPress plugin admin page

I am writing a WordPress plugin that has a dashboard URL like this... http://www.mydomain.com/wp-admin/admin.php?page=my-plugin.php I have a datepicker box within the page that I use to select a ...
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160 views

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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1k views

Custom column for changing post status via ajax

I'm currently trying to implent a new custom column at the page manage screen that will let me change the status (published/pending) of the different pages via an easy toggle link. From what I've ...
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Dashboard--> All Pages “How to create folders?”

I have going on three pages in All Pages on my Dashboard. Is there a way I can set up folders for these pages - - it's becoming a confusing "mess" to find which page I need to update when - for ...
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Can I display the widget admin in the page admin?

I would like to show the 'Appearance -> Widgets' menu underneath the text field in 'Pages -> new/edit'. Is it possible to take one part of the admin and show it elsewhere? Reading some of the ...
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WPMU - SuperAdmin / plugin install permissions

let's suppose I have Wordpress Multisite install and I have there SuperAdmin. I need to restrict "install_plugin" capability in Network Admin for SuperAdmin mentioned above. How can I do that? I ...
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149 views

Calling a shortcode in the backend

I'm using TablePress to make some backend tables. What I want to do is show these tables in a different admin menu than the TablePress menu, because they'll be available to lower user groups. So I ...
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Editing post in admin panel

I have a front end posting form. Everythings work nice, but the custom (meta) fields i added in the form doesn't appear in admin panel post edit? I add them with add_post_meta() function. Any ideas?
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Custom taxonomy only shows 0 in autocomplete for terms and “Choose from the most used tags”

I have a custom post type (rezept that I added a custom taxonomy Allergiefrei to. I got this working so far. Adding terms to the custom taxonomy's box works, too, but autocomplete and 'Choose from the ...
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Can user #1 (the initial user) be deleted without ill effect?

When you create a new Wordpress site, the first user created is user #1 and given the Administrator role. Is there anything special about user #1 that would make it unwise to delete it? (Assuming ...
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Need help with restricted page for users

I have 3 pages and i want one of the three to be restricted for normal users. I want there to be members, who only can view the page after they have been approved by the admin. To view the page i want ...
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241 views

Add a custom form on the post-new.php admin page

i need to add a custom form on the post-new0.php page of the admin of wordpress. ( this form will load an external script in ajax and fill all the field) I'm able to do it via my plugin with ...
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28 views

Correct folder permissions?

I just recently installed PHP and wordpress on our coldfusion box and wordpress is throwing me an dialog saying I need to input FTP information so wordpress can alter the files. I read up on this and ...
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Include admins in author drop-down on edit post screen

In the back-end when editing a post there is a dropdown to select post author which is populated by registered usernames. But, users with an admin role do not appear in the list, there is an "Admin" ...
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Correct check for any admin page with editor

I have read the codex, but found it a bit incomplete. I like to load stuff only on pages where the post editor is visible. This should include custom post types and everything. I am a bit insure ...
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457 views

localhost/wp-admin on my local redirects to production site's /wp-admin

So when I go on localhost, my development environment loads fine. But when I try to go to /wp-admin, I get redirected to the production URL mysite.com/wp-admin. Where is this being set? I don't want ...
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How do you handle postmeta in admin area?

I've a bunch of techniques to add some information in admin area for users. For that I use WordPress APIs and meta boxes. Ok it's cool but what if I want to display information that are set with the ...
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Image not displayed

I am using the following inside images-options which is linked to functions.php.When clicked on submit button it crashes in wordpress admin <th scope="row">Image 1:</th> <td> ...
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How to edit the admin photo? [duplicate]

When I go to the admin profile in Wordpress, I don't see a place to edit the photo for the admin. Would anyone be able to please suggest to me how to navigate to the place where I can change the ...
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Ordering posts by custom taxonomy in admin area

EDIT @kaiser - this question is slightly different to the answer you posted in that I am talking about sorting by clicking the column title rather than adding a dropdown to filter by taxonomy term ...
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347 views

Disable the post save process completely

I need a way to disable the save process completely using an action/filter. Something that works (for e.g.:) in the query, posts_clauses or wp_insert_post/save_post/update_post hooks. So far I only ...
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189 views

Notification that the admin is online

How can I say to all visitors that the admin is online. I mean if the admin is online all the visitors, registered and none registered, will see this words "hello the admin is online...talk with ...
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497 views

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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136 views

Display update notification messages like 'What's New'

I am about to push out a new update for my plugin. I've used a few functions only available to WordPress 3.8, which is fine because I want to support the latest version. How do I display a message to ...
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InfiiniteWP and WP Networks (multisite)

We have two servers. One that has individual, stand-alone WP installs. The second server has an instance of WP multisite (networks). We're looking to combine these two platforms on a new, beefier VM ...
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Hide posts having children terms when display posts by category in edit.php

I have a custom post type called "ttc_infobit" that belongs to a custom taxonomy named "ttc_catalogue". This taxonomy is a hierarchical. When I filter posts in edit.php by this taxonomy, I want to ...
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Admin toolbar shows up when not logged in

I'm running into a Major trouble. Today I found out that when visiting a specific URL on my website, the admin toolbar shows up. Also for people who are not logged in. It appears that the visitor is ...
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Unable to get to the admin panel

I am using WordPress on one of the sites. I admit that I have been blitheringly idiotic not testing on a dev server, but I updated all the plugins today. They were akismet, custom login and wp ...
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Make A WordPress Page Accessible To Admins Only, Redirect Other User Roles

I need to redirect logged-in and non-admin users, from page with id 172, to the home of the website. Note that users that are not logged in can actually see the page. add_action('admin_init', 'xyz'); ...
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Remove pages from backend list *and* update counter accordingly

I hidden some pages using 'parse_query' hook, but the count for 'Published' pages didn't changed... Where I should hook to change it? My code so far: $query->query_vars['post__not_in'] = ...
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SlideDeck 2, make back-end visible for admins only

I'd like to make the back-end of the SlideDeck 2 plugin visible for admin users only. Also, I'd like to remove that "Insert SlideDeck" button from the editor. How can I do this?