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

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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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set custom value on default admin columns based on row values

I added some foreign key to wp_comments db table. Some comments could be indipendent from post. For these comments I've comment_post_ID set to 0. So i need something like: ...
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how to have __() translating in languages different from admin?

I use native wordpress multisite for languages (it, en, fr, de, es). I need not to use a plugin. Still, all the admin dashboards will be in italian, because editors are all italian people. I know ...
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Help! I changed the domain and now I can't log in via admin online

Help! I changed the domain of a website and now it sends me to a 404 error when i try to access my admin page. I don't have the files backed up. What can I do to reverse this?
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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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remove all submenus from plugin

Is there a way to un register all submenus at once instead of using the code below? remove_submenu_page('myplugin', 'sub-page-1'); remove_submenu_page('myplugin', 'sub-page-2'); ...
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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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72 views

Filtering the post list in the admin area

How can I filter my custom post type like it's filtered by WordPress itself? By that I mean the links that allow you to show only published, private or trashed posts. I need it because I want to ...
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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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38 views

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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Export links of custom created admin page

All right so i have created a page in the wordpress admin called Theme Options.When i export my files the links of these pages are not exported.I want the links that i have included in this page to be ...
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a plugin to share a post to social networks via admin?

I'm not looking for a share this post button for the front end. I've seen a couple of similar topics here but not exactly what I'm after. What I would like is a plugin which offers the options in ...
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Super administrator db name

As I cant test this(cant find any docs and dont have an multisite setup) I need to know the db name of the Super Administrator. So how is this role stored inside the wp db? It's probably something ...
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upload multiple images in wordpress admin and create post

I have created a plugin with a new page in the admin area. Here I would like to create a function that images can be uploaded and for each image a post is created (with custom meta field data). I ...
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Allow files with apostrophes in their filename to be uploaded to WP

My question is pretty straightforward. I just found out that I can't upload files with apostrophes in their filenames (HTTP Error.). How do I remove this restriction?
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Where is the User's Admin Bar Preference stored? I want it to default to off for new users

In the profile.php admin page there is a checkbox for the Toolbar: Show Toolbar when viewing site. I can't seem to find where this option is stored in the database. I would have thought it would be ...
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237 views

How to remove specific tag from multiple posts?

I am trying to find a method to delete a certain tag, that is used in my theme to display differently "featured" and "dont-miss" posts, from multiple posts and I was not able to find a solution. Or ...
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I don't have permission to save the theme options I created myself?

I created an option panel following a tutorial. But each time I try to save the settings I get the following: You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page. Any suggestions to fix ...
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how to remove +new from wp admin area

I work on a project in which I want to remove +New link in WordPress admin bar. Actuly i want to replace 'new' to 'ADD Deal'. Is there any function in WP with this we can replace this text or how can ...
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Exclude add_filter from the admin

I've created a custom filtering facility for a front end search, which also includes a specific user group. To add the function to the search I have used ...
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386 views

Display Custom Field Value on Admin Page Column

What I want is to display the value of the custom field called 'page_template'. I use the code below but it displays nothing under Page Template column although I have already defined a value for the ...
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Is there a more efficient admin search function/plugin?

Writers on our large Wordpress installation love to use the the content searching functionality. As convenient as this functionality is, the complexity of its queries slows down our database ...
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Edit default comments page in WP Admin

I need to make major changes on the way the comments are rendered in backend, from the following file: wp-admin/includes/class-wp-comments-list-table.php I know editing the WP Core files directly is ...
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Add Labels to Admin Menu ( How To )

I have a custom post type menu called "Notes". It has two basic sub menus: add new and show all. But I want to add more items under these post type but the default array just gave me these. How can I ...
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Change WP-Login or WP-Admin

Can I change the name of the wp-login or wp-admin file so that I can go to a different filename in order to login. I am trying to prevent hackers from finding my login and wp-login has become a very ...
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How to add menu to Dashboard that can be viewed by all users

I am able to add Menu to the Dashboard using the below code, it can be viewed by an administrator. That menu doesn't appear when logged in as an Author or a Subscriber. How to make sure every user can ...
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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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How to add a box underneath the Post Box in Wordpress admin? [duplicate]

I'm wondering how to add a new box underneath the Post Box (Publish Box) in the admin section of WordPress? Am hoping to add a few custom field text inputs there.
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Where does WordPress store a list of Super Admins?

I had to switch around my Super Admins. I did it through the MySQL tables directly. I now have 1 official Super Admin for my network (which is what I want & need) but WordPress shows that I have ...
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How to validate datepickers before publish

I have two datepickers in my post: 1. start_date and 2.end_date Basically, I need to check if end_date is greater than start_date before I can proceed to publish. From a previous solution here, I ...
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how to redirect to url.com/wp-admin if url.com/admin is typed in?

How would I create a wordpress function that will redirect a user to myurl.com/wp-admin if they type in myurl.com/admin? I would like to have this as a wordpress function.
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How to add a help tab to all admin pages - including plugin pages

I have working code which adds a help tab to all screens in the admin which already have help options or a help screen - however, screens which don't have contextual help - such as the plugin I ...
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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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Dropdown list of available posts for post editing

I have posts of two different categories that I can't easily relate. categories are: instructors and class categories (like aerobic, weights etc.) I would like to tie instructors to class posts NOT ...
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Remove specific administrator's capability

I've created two administrator users X and Y. And now I need to remove capability of 'edit_plugins' from user Y. I've searched and found, http://goo.gl/LttuvX $user = new WP_User( 'Y' ); ...
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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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Including CSS and JS on Admin Screen of Custom Theme Options

I am creating a custom theme with a theme options page. I would like to style the options page and do not want to include inline styles. Is there any way to include an external stylesheet from say ...
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Check if user is logged in else login page

I like to secure a certain page for admins. How do I check if a user is logged (and is admin)? Of their not logged in, I want to show the login module.
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How to change the markup created by menu item only on chosen items?

How to add a checkbox to the menu item in WordPress backend that says "Make this a Mega Menu Container"? In my mind it should look something like this (Photoshop draft): And when the box is checked ...
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Invalid post type admin

I've added some custom post types, but for some reason I keep getting this message: 'Invalid post type' whenever i try to search a post in the backend or when I try to do a bulk action. Hope someone ...
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How to change the default url for 'Posts' link?

I would like to change the default url edit.php to edit.php?category_name=photos when I click on "Articles". Thanks
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Get current active wp color scheme

Is there a way to return the current active color scheme? This is how to register a new admin color scheme <?php register_admin_color_schemes(); ?> is there something like ...
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WordPress 3.8 get current admin color scheme

I'm trying to get the stylesheet of the currently active admin color scheme to style a plugin to fit into the color context. As mentioned in this post I had a look at the implementation of ...
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Change the order of sidebars in admin

Say I use a child theme and my parent theme already registered four dynamic sidebars. Now I am registering a fifth dynamic sidebar in the functions.php of my child theme. In the backend that last ...
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763 views

WP 3.8 Default Admin Colour For All Users

I am surprised with the new colour scheme for 3.8 and although the classic 3.7 theme has gone, I would like to set the new "Light" colour scheme as the default for all users, but at the same time, ...
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Multiple custom post types on same admin page

Here's my situation.... I'm creating a plugin that will allow families to register on the site I'm working on. Each family will have 1 or more children that they need to add to their registration. My ...
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Custom order of terms for custom taxonomy in admin and website

I have a custom taxonomy registered for my custom post type. I need to make it possible for a user to specify the order in which the taxonomy terms should appear (something like menu order for pages). ...