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

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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'), ...
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Bind custom role to admin page

I've made an admin page showing some records accessible from WP admin via www.xyz.com/wp-admin/admin.php?page=show-records-handle. how can I define a new user role bonded to this page? So users ...
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Disable Media Uploads to non Admin Users

I am working on a clients site, one of the features they want is for his Editors or Authors to only be able to select existing images to insert into Posts from the Media Library. So looking at the ...
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Why adding Categories does not auto refresh in Backend while using my custom theme?

If I am using my own created custom theme, the Post Categories Page in admin panel is not getting updated automatically when I add a new Category. To see the new category I have to reload the page ...
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Admin comment always on top of comment list / nested replies - possible?

I'd really just like a push in the right direction for this.. using a callback for a custom comment display so I can have 4 different forms of code and styles for: normal 'parent' comment normal ...
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Improving this link color picker code

I'm looking to create a color picker in the admin for the anchors. I know it can be done by CSS but I have a multisite and would like users to easily set the link colors. The following works but ...
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using slug instead of ID in admin edit post url

In Admin, is there any way to use a slug instead of a post ID# within the url that takes you to a post's edit screen. So instead of: http://mysite.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=5562&action=edit ...
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New User Notification - Setting Email

When a new user registers an email is sent to my email address. When I created the site the first admin account was mine using email address (a@a.com) I want to change which email is sent a new user ...
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Downloading file from wp-admin folder

How do I download file.csv? '/var/www/vhosts/example.com/box/wp-admin/file.csv' Tried like this and a bunch of other ways but no luck echo '<a href="example.com/box/wp-admin/file.csv" ...
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How can i upload files to a dir other than media library

I am developing a custom plugin . That plugin need to have upload functionality which will not be images and should not be seen in media gallery . How can i set a custom upload directory which can ...
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Is it good practice to use WordPress nonce values to restrict page access?

I'm working with a colleague on a WordPress plugin. Part of the plugin functionality is showing dynamic lists with links which allow you to open a new page. Depending on the user's role, they may or ...
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Why loading this code need login?

I've written this piece of code and when I want to load it in WP admin I have to sign in again! what's wrong? <?php function bedehkar_page() { global $pagenow, $wpdb; if($pagenow == ...
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How to backup/move only the admin configuration?

I would like to move all the admin configuration from one Wordpress to another. Is it possible? I have two environments: Development and Homologation. The client is feeding the system with content ...
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Add theme options to custom post type admin pages [closed]

I have custom post types set up using CCTM plugin and I'm using the Bridge Theme by Qode. The theme adds options to the posts and pages admin (custom theme options, title area, header etc.), I'm ...
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How to show custom menu items in the WordPress android app?

I hope this is the right .SE site for this question. When on the road I want to use the Android WordPress app to write short snippets of articles for later use. My blog has some custom article ...
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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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Disable HTML (Text) Tab in Post Editor

I am attempting to disable the Text tab in the post editor but not having any luck. The first thing I want to do is set the Visual editor to be the default but this code does not work (it is being ...
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My Admin Not Receiving Comment Notifications

I have an issue where my admin is not receiving notifications when she receives a new blog comment. All setting is discussion are set up for her to receive emails and she is the only user on the site. ...
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Plugin Development - Get Admin Url (Including cases where wp-admin is not used)

I'm currently writing a WordPress plugin, and am looking to retrieve the WordPress admin url. It sounds simple enough - and it is - assuming every WordPress install is using the default wp-admin slug; ...
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Admin panel not working over SSL, rest of the site does

My admin panel is not working over SSL. The rest of the website doesn't give any problems, and opening the admin panel over a normal HTTP connection is no problem either. I only get the problem when ...
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Deactive certain plugin on post edit screen

is there any hook to deactivate certain plugins (which i choose) when I'm try to edit posts? I have plugin conflict and I want to deactivate one plugin when I edit custom post type items. Every other ...
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Restrict access to admin

Iuse this code for restrict access to wordpress admin. But now i must allow access to author too. Only for this roles. Is possible with this code? Really thanks add_action( 'init', 'blockusers_init' ...
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Replacing select2 in admin backend for all selects

I originally posted this question as a javascript question here, but think maybe it would be better asked here. I tried adding select2 to all wordpress admin screens. However, since many selects are ...
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Adding text in more than one language (at the same time)

I am building a wordpress site. On the upper-right hand corner of every page on the site I am going to have two (or more) flags, and clicking on any given flag should cause the site to display the ...
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Remove whitespace at the end of posts?

My writer has a tendency to add extra newlines (Enter key) and spaces (space bar) at the ends of posts. Sometimes this results in inches of extra whitespace onscreen! Is there a way I can make sure ...
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WP Admin register taxonomy and post type performance

I noticed that the wp backend (admin) gets slower (and slower) when creating custom post types & taxonomies. (note that I'm not flushing any rewrite rules). Right now I'm calling the ...
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How do I enable new account notification emails (to the administrator)?

As an administrator, receiving an email when a user registers to my blog is important. How do I enable this feature?
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Visual Editor only working for the admin user

Any idea why the visual editor would only work on the administrator user. Not even with the administrator role I can get it to work. I just shows a white box with white type inside it and has none of ...
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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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Custom Admin Menu Order

I have a simple solution in my functions.php for reordering the admin menu. Here it is: // Admin menu - reorder function custom_menu_order($menu_ord){ if (!$menu_ord) return true; return array( ...
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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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Wordpress login not working

Ok so i needed to add a new user to my wordpress site DreamersCorp.org. When registering in the wp-admin screen it worked. I then proceeded to login and it failed. I then reset the password. I once ...
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Exclude categories For Custom post types

I have category 1, category 2, category 3, to category 7 and custom post types Gallery, Article, Front Row.. How can we restrict the admin to choose the category for custom post type Gallery to Cat ...
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Add Wordpress MU Network Admin via Database

I am working on getting a copy of a WordPress MU network up and running on my local machine for development purposes (using WordPress 3.2.1 at the moment). I need access to the network administration ...
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Prevent author from changing their posts if admin has modified

In wordpress, by default, authors can create and make all changes to their posts. I'm looking for a way to restrict them from making to any change to a post if administrator has made any modification ...
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Super slow admin panel

My admin panel in wordpress is super slow. I disabled all the plugins, I changed the theme to "Twenty Eleven" and I updated Wordpress. Still, the admin panel is very slow. I have 2008 posts and 6 ...
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Proper permisssions for a file in uploads directory to be viewable by admin but not by public

What would be the proper permission to set for a file in wp-content/uploads so that it is not publicly viewable but can be accessed when logged into the admin area? Example - a user uploads a photo ...
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What happens when you create/edit a menu

I need to know this for a plugin I'm developing: What happens when a user creates a menu, add/remove menu items in the admin, what updates are made in the database, what tables/columns are affected?