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

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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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Admin Menu Hack (Left side in Dashboard)

How can I add a Title to my Admin Menu on the left side of the dashboard? Not a link, but just a title? I want do this in my functions and not use a plugin. Also which template file handles this menu? ...
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How to change admin page template?

I am trying to change the template for the admin page. I'm trying to remove the admin bar and replace it with the menu from the front end. Thanks
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Hide other users' posts in admin panel

I intended to run a multi-author site, I don't want the posts from other authors to be shown in /wp-admin/edit.php page. I managed solve this problem by the codes from this thread. The code is like ...
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Posting from WP admin to another WP blog

I have 10 WP websites. One of them, or it can be any of them, but for simplicity , let's say that... one of them have a content (custom content type) that I want to post on 2 or 3 from others (the ...
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Custom post type doesn't display on admin list

I have a custom post type, list, with 86 posts, none of which show up on the list for its admin page. It just says "List not found". But when I choose "October 2015" from the filter dropdown, all ...
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restrict_manage_posts not working in 3.3.1

I have noticed my custom taxonomy filters no longer work in the 3.3.1 admin as per these methods: Adding a Taxonomy Filter to Admin List for a Custom Post Type? I also discovered that to filter a ...
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Admin top level menu, pointing to an external url

I want to create a entirely new top level menu in the admin menu section, and have that be an external link, is this even possible with the current system? The solution that t31os provides in this ...
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Add a Menu Link (to a Wordpress Page) in the Admin Menu/Sidebar

I am trying to add a link, in the Admin Sidebar, that links to one of the pages I've created in the PAGES section. For example, I've created an ABOUT page. So in the sidebar I would like a link to ...
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Hide one admin from another admin

How can I hide one admin from another in the users list? I want to give admin permission to another person without giving him the ability to see/edit my details.
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How do I check if the user is a site owner in a network?

I was accidentally using is_admin() to check if a user was an admin and found out that function is not checking that. So I looked for another one and I found is_super_admin() but that checks if you ...
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how to only add a top-level admin menu without it creating a sub-level-menu

Here is a the code snippet: add_action( 'admin_menu', 'travel_site' ); function travel_site(){ add_menu_page( 'Travel Site Menu', 'Travel Site', 'manage_options', 'travel-site-menu', ...
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Echo string in admin panel footer beside version no

can anyone help me out about how to showing something lets say "Hello World" beside the version no that shows up in the wp admin dashboard footer? I've already tried the action named admin_footer and ...
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Turn on certain plugin options after plugin install

I'm having issues in finding a way to auto-activate certain plugin settings on plugin activation. So for example , after you install the plugin "Option 1", "Option 2" will be automaticly ON. Here's ...
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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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Does wordpress create activity, update logs?

Does wordpress create any dated logs of activity? ie core updates, plugin download dates etc?
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Adding HTML tags or css classes to admin columns

Is it possible to add a custom class to the links in admin columns? I'm trying to replicate the labels below. I'm using WP 4.1 and my CPT is using 'show_admin_column' => true in ...
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How to change the title attribute for the WP logo image on wp-login.php

This is how I change the url for the WP logo on the wp-login.php page: function my_login_url() { $url = esc_url( home_url() ); return ( $url ); } add_filter('login_headerurl', ...
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How do I control the list of Pages an author can see?

Using one of the role managers,I enabled Authors to edit/create Pages). The edit/create pages screen shows a tree of all the pages in the system. Is there a way for (beside going into the core) To ...
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Replacing the List table of a Post Type

Is there a way to replace the WP_List_Table object of a post type to display said post type differently on the Admin edit.php page?
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How to switch between two forms for visitor once admin logged in?

I have two forms (form1 and form2). Once the admin is logged in anywhere, all visitors (not logged in) to my WordPress site should see form1 on the page, otherwise they should see form2. I am using ...
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Hide post title input for all roles except admin

How would this function need to be updated to exclude the admin? add_action('admin_init', 'wpse_110427_hide_title'); function wpse_110427_hide_title() { if (current_user_can('subscriber')) ...
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Filtering posts list table

My post_type is 'part'. I created a custom field 'Images' this way (simply added new columns to the array): add_filter( 'manage_edit-part_columns', 'my_columns_filter' ); function my_columns_filter( ...
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Style of login page lost after wordpress upgrade

Site has been launched for a long time and automatically upgrade was enable . Recently I found some of the sites lost the style to the login page. Not only one site, several of my sites have the same ...
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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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Organizing the position of widgetized areas in the backend

Is there a way to position the widget areas in the WP admin -> Appearance -> Widgets page? I've arranged my register_sidebars function in the proper order however they seem to be displayed randomly. ...
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Making menu link open in new tab?

I'm trying to add a top level menu to the left sidebar of the WordPress admin panel. Here's the code I currently have: add_action( 'admin_menu', 'linked_url' ); function linked_url() { ...
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Next and previous page buttons in wp-admin don't work

I have a problem I have never seen before. For some reason the next and previous page buttons in my wp-admin are messed up. Everything is working just fine on the website except for those buttons. The ...
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Add extra field when admin create user

I have created extra field that user can edit on their 'Your Profile' page. The extra field also available on WordPress register page. What I want to ask is, how to add the field to User > Add new ...
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Actions that Run on Admin Edit Page Load After Posts Are Queried

What actions run on the edit page in the admin section of a post type? i.e. xyz.com/wp-admin/edit.php or xyz.com/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=shop_order (custom post type) I need to run a function ...
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How do I remove the entire left nav bar in admin for certain level users?

I know how to remove items from the left nav bar (hook into admin_menu and do global $menu; unset( $menu[ __( "Posts" ) ] ); for example). But it still shows a left nav bar (with nothing on it). I ...
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Buddypress send admin notification email when new subscriber registers

I am running a Buddypress site, but I am not getting emails when a new subscriber registers. I have used a code in my functions.php that removes the activation email the user would receive (I want ...
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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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Admin mode breaks with subdomains in latest WP

This is the symptom/issue - I am using a subdomain, and latest Wordpress Rev, as well as PHP on server. When signed in to my site as admin, if I choose admin/customize, I get a new signon screen ...
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Custom html for uploaded images [duplicate]

I'd like to make life easier for the guy who is going to upload posts on a wordpress site. The default html that is created upon upload doesn't work well with the design of the site, so I'd like to ...
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Assuming a theme is properly secured, how save is the WordPress admin?

Regarding point 3 in this (awesome) article on mikejolley.com. It states: Never trust user input, even that provided by admin users, because: You have no way of knowing the user is whom ...
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Admin: very slow edit page caused by core meta query

We've been noticing really long load times when going to edit a post or page. Using Query Monitor, we found that this WP core query is taking upwards to 15-20s. SELECT meta_key FROM wp_postmeta ...
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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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Add post meta to search in admin of a custom post type

I am using woocommerce in a wordpress theme and I can't get the search functionality in the admin to include a meta value of 'shop_order' custom posts type. I've been trying to modify the following ...
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Can I set a default dashboard layout for all users?

I'm creating a multi-author blog, and have recently added the "Dashboard Notepads" plugin. This allows me to add 1 to 3 dashboard widgets which I can write custom notes in, like news or notices. Is ...
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How to restrict wp-admin and prevent upload errors

I need to restrict wp-admin access to all users who cant manage_options and still let users add media on the front end. function wpse_11244_restrict_admin() { if ( ! current_user_can( ...
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Why doesn't the Media Browser use thumbnail sized images?

The folks updating our site oft complained about the media browser being very slow, so I went to have a look. And, on the first load of the page, and when doing a search within the media browser, its ...
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How to send little data between admin pages of my plugin?

I have a plugin that creates two pages in admin menu: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=list-records /wp-admin/admin.php?page=add-edit-record I'm regularly using add-edit-record to to create some sort of ...
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Strange menu behaviour wordpress admin [duplicate]

I am able to get logged into my site, but when I hover over some of the menu options, the links behave in an odd manner and some of the link text disappears etc, some of them sit on top of each other: ...
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How much traffic is real traffic?

I have my own domain with my own wordpress installation at http://blog.demofox.org I have both "Count Per Day" and "Jetpack Site Stats" installed and they are usually pretty close in agreement about ...
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Single Column Layout admin

im trying to force a single column layout for my users in the product post page in the admin. Ive tried so many methods like: function so_screen_layout_columns( $columns ) { $columns['post'] = ...
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3.3: How do you hide the new dashboard welcome panel?

I have tried various versions of this here: unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['high']['dashboard_wp_welcome_panel']); ...
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Is there a filter to remove or replace the post title's link in the admin post table view (edit.php)?

I thought I could use the filter the_title. But that let's you change the text only. I would like to disable the title link for specific pages. So the title text would stay the same, but the user ...
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Admin sidebar element buggy on hover with Google Chrome 45 [duplicate]

I'm using OSX 10.10 Google Chrome Version 45.0.2454.85 (64-bit) And When I go through the sidebar elements on my Wordpress site it looks like this: Is this a known bug?. On Firefox and Safari ...
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Wordpress Admins or Roles per Page

I would like to define an admin that has Administrator rights to everything - thats of course possible, its the default functionality. then i would also like to create an admin (or role) that can only ...