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Widget Areas Still Appearing in WP ADMIN When They Shouldn't

I had a bunch of "Widget Areas" registered for my theme. I removed a few and added a few. The ones which I removed, I deleted the code which is hooked on widgets_init for registering the sidebars. I ...
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Add item to admin bar as late as possible

I have an admin page in my plugin where I want to show a balance figure in the admin bar. This works fine for the most part: // in the __construct method add_action('admin_bar_menu', ...
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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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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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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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Responsive Development in WordPress Backend

I've gotten so used to using Twitter Bootstrap. However, I can't seem to use it on the backend. I'm assuming it's conflicting with something in the core. So is there a way to get Twitter Bootstrap to ...
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Getting 404 page not found error while trying to access add new plugin / themes

I am getting 404 page not found error while trying to add new plugin or view installed plugin in my admin panel. i am using Hueman theme. every time i tried to use some option of admin panel i am ...
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wp-admin: Sort users by surname

Is it possible to alter this table in the backend so I can sort users by Name and Surname? I have dozens of users on my multisite that need to be sorted by Surname. Can anyone help me out here? ...
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Making a custom upload form and page in the admin section

so I've built this standalone php script which allows my users to upload a CSV which updates JSON data for a feature on our site, but I want to put the script inside of the wordpress admin section for ...
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Add A Print Post Button Within The Admin

I am looking to create a button within the post or a custom post type admin portion of my WordPress site, that would act similar to a "View Post" button, except it would take the admin user to a ...
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Plugin action hook fires when it should not (unrelated admin screen)

I maintain a plugin which generates a PDF of a page or post when an icon or link is clicked. PDFs may be cached, and as such, when a page or post is edited, we refresh the cache by regenerating the ...
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Creating button next to “add media” that allows you to choose a single post

I'm looking to create a button next to "add media" ( much like gravity forms "add form) that allows you to choose a custom post and then inserts that post id into a shortcode. I've bene looking at ...
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Disable a function from executing in post.php

I have a function that seems to execute on saving a post (post.php) and I would to disable it from executing then. I don't know how to specify that? I could check if is_admin, but that would disable ...
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Create a blank admin page from plugin

is there an opportunity to create a blank admin page in wordpress from a plugin or theme? I mean like the theme customizer without the admin bar or the sidebar menu. Jonathan
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Group Pages based on Parent in Admin Area

EDIT: I've managed to solve this with the help of Reddit. For those interested I used Admin Column View My website has about 50 pages separated under 5 parent pages. In the backend it is a mess of ...
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Why does logging in to my wp-admin redirect to my homepage?

Whenever I login to my dashboard I will have to manually go to the dashboard because my websites goes to the homepage first. Is there a reason for this? How do I redirect to the dashboard whenever I ...
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How to make taxonomy both hierarchical and not

I need my taxonomy to be a checklist, so I set hierarchical => false. However, I also need a search functionality similar to when hierarchical is set to true. Is there a way to "combine" both? Or ...
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How do I fix the URL used in the Wordpress admin menu for customize.php

I recently moved a Wordpress-based website to a new domain and updated all references to the old domain in the database, but the "customize.php" link in the Wordpress admin menu still references the ...
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Appearance->Editor not visible

I'm noticing that the editor is not visible from past few weeks. It's working fine on my other WordPress sites but in one site it's not visible. I tried changing theme and deactivating plugins but ...
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disable admin-bar search field for specific roles

I would like to disable the admin bar search field when certain users, belonging to specific roles are logged in. I would like to keep the search field available for the role 'admin', but not others. ...
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How to sort post_meta in edit.php?

I have Custom Type cpt1 and Custom Fields cf1, when you use hook manage_cpt1-bien_sortable_columns, wordpress don't sort the post_meta ?
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Unsure how to add simple checkboxes that write to a small table to admin

I've been doing a lot of reading on the add_meta_boxes...but there's so much information that I'm confused about when to use them. I have a little plugin that writes out some checkboxes and then when ...
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How can I place the “Add New Post” contents on a custom page?

I created an alternative to the default WordPress Admin panel for my writers to use as I wanted more flexibility (in design) and a simpler interface. I've been successful thus far but I can't seem to ...
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Create or Update Post Slug from Custom Fields

When i create or update a post, i want to create or update the slug (url) of my post from Custom Fields and not the title...! An idea ? Thank you !
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Admin blank but Admin menu showing

A client website has recently had the issue of a blank admin but the menu is showing. No admin pages appears at all. Just plain ol white, nothing showing in the source code either. Front end of the ...
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Fetch post from one WordPress blog & display it on other WordPress blog

I am having 2 WordPress install.One for website & one for blog. I want to display post from my blog to website.How can i achieve it? Is there any way to fetch post from one blog to another? Is it ...
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Change column of row action (Quick Edit) links in WP_List_Table

Is it possible to move the "Edit | Quick Edit | Trash", etc... links (A/K/A "Quick Edit links") from a table generated by a custom post type registration into a different column other than the "Title" ...
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Disable wp-admin log on lightbox overlay

When you're logged into the WordPress admin, and your session times out, a lightbox overlay pops up requiring you to log back in. This is causing a problem for me. If we leave a tab open overnight, ...
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site admin for subscribers

I want a very basic page for my subscribers to change their passwords and profile. No Wordpress news etc. Is is possible to strip the admin section of subscribers and leave the absolutely bare ...
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Custom styles and scripts for specific admin screen

Which is the best way to load different scripts and/or styles for different admin pages? For example: edit.php (a style, a script) edit.php?post_type=page (another style, another script) ...
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Pages redirect me to the homepage

I am the admin of a multi Wordpress websites that are controlled from one Administration page. After updating to the latest version of Wordpress, 3.6.1, all of the pages are redirected to the to the ...
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Change the Author name to a custom field?

In my wordpress backend, is there a way to change the author metabox to display a custom field instead of the user's display_name or username? For example, all our users have a custom field ...
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Customize Admin Section

I am custimizing WordPress in order to use it as CMS. This CMS system will have multiple user accounts at different levels of previlidges and autherization. Now, when it comes to using the admin ...
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How to add a menu to wp admin area?

I'm looking for a way to add a menu to wordpress admin area,so admin can publish and edit posts on a specific category through this menu(just like POSTS menu we already have inside wp admin). This ...
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Creating an custom admin page for editing widgets

There is always danger in thinking your almost there... The end Goal: A custom page in the admin menus where i can edit a widget I constructed. Where I am now: I have registered a custom menu I ...
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Custom post type admin search, keep current URL parameters

I have a custom post type I created, and a page that displays each entry. I have an area where I can filter the results through a search form. It works good, except when I press submit, the current ...
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jQuery Ajax / Modal admin event not firing since 3.6. Seems to not recognize “a” tag

This came up immediately after upgrading to wordpress 3.6. Upon clicking the modal "anchor" tag, an ajax event fires to refresh the content in the box. It was working before, then ceased ...
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Lock Display Name To Nickname

Using the following code to change the author url links to their nickname. The issue is it seem to be conflicting and trying to use the display name instead. Can i lock the display name to the ...
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WP admin broken. Not saving catgories or adding categories to menu

Wordpress Admin panel is not saving categories when creating new post or editing it. Also same problem with adding categories or pages to menu. It just doesn't save changes when I press update.
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admin panel save option with ajax

I create custom options in the admin panel but I have some difficulties to save it with ajax. I can't get the php script with action variable in ajax script. Here all my scripts: in functions.php : ...
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How to load jquery tag-it plugin into admin?

I'm trying to load tag-it jquery plugin into the wordpress back-end for the category edit page, but for some reason I can't. The following are snippets of my code: function ...
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Wordpress gallery image link gives 404 when not logged in

I'm attempting to use the default Wordpress gallery (from the post editor 'Add Media' then 'Create Gallery'). When logged in as an admin and clicking an image in the gallery on the resulting blog ...
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display admin content in the public site

I would like to display the page list or post list (or similar from plugins) from the Admin section to logged in users on the front-end of my wordpress site. Any idea how I can do this? I need to ...
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WP Logs me out after updating anything on dashboard

Not sure what is going on here but my live site kicks the admin out every time they change something in the dasboard. For instance when an admin updates a page the url looks like ...
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Adding additional text fields and image upload to a Page?

I have a contact page: I would like to add an additional text field below the text editor and another image upload button. And then display it in the template as something like this: <?php ...
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how to automatically cleanup failed Wordpress uploads in /tmp?

How do we automatically cleanup failed Wordpress uploads that are in /tmp ? Say delete everything that is 3+ days old.
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Why is $_POST Empty in Profile Edit Admin?

This is a very odd problem - post data seems to be empty in the profile editing page of admin. Here is my code: http://pastebin.com/3ejg8P99 What causes this? Is there some "safety" step I've missed ...
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Can't access my wp admin

I have a wp website.. i love it asit's easy to update. the website is still live and is working fine but i went to use the wp admin lastnight and for some reason it suddenly won't let me access the wp ...
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I need to display a joomla table into a wordpress site

I need to display a database that is made in joomla, into a wordpress site. I tried to import CSV file, I get the data but display is wrong. I want to see the database in wordpress the same way I ...
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Unregister default admin styles from specific admin page

I'm trying the following code in theme's function.php: function mypage_remove_scripts() { wp_deregister_style( 'wp-admin' ); } add_action( 'mypage', 'mypage_remove_scripts' ); But that doesn't ...