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

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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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2k views

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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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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2k views

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 ...
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Different role for free and pro users in wordpress without using bbpress

I have the condition where all users are created by admin and user name and password given to them. When the created user login than pro user can create post, upload files, edit their profile but the ...
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Dashboard left hand menu overlapping next item down [duplicate]

Stuck with this one and wondered if someone could point me in the right direction... we updated one of our wordpress sites a couple of weeks ago and only revisited it today and noticed that the ...
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Multisite Admin Roles

I have a multisite with the following lines of code in my functions.php file: add_role('test', 'Test Priv', array( 'activate_plugins' => true, 'delete_others_pages' => true, ...
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Creating my own Admin Forms in a WordPress CMS?

I just decided to try using WordPress for a CMS (not a blog). The site will have some product information that I want the client to be able to update. Instead of creating an entire admin side just ...
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How to add multiple existing users to a multisite site?

I have a multisite instance of WordPress, and I need to add 50 existing users to each of 20 new sites. One by one is going to take a very long time, and will send each person 20 emails confirming ...
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What's the easiest way to close comments on media/attachments?

I consistently get spam attempts on various and sundry media attachments on my primary WP blog. By default, media has open comments (for instance, ...
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Adding CSS-class to WordPress Menu in backend

I am wondering if its possible to add CSS-classes to WordPress menu in backend. If building complex menus, the overview gets lost - would like to style it a bit. Normally it would be fine to add the ...
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How to create 30 new sites from an export of a master site?

I am an admin for a Wordpress multisite instance at a college. I need to create 30 new wordpress sites, each for a similar course. The content is going to be copied from a "master" wordpress site ...
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How to remove duplicate sub-menu name for top level menu items in a plugin?

I have written a custom plugin for wordpress. Once I add a sub-menu to the plugin I get a double entry for the top level item: I would like to disable the second "TopLevel" menu item so it would ...
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modify admin panel all post to show date time

Hey I want to Know how can I modify admin panel all post to show date and time instead of only date. Published post will have published date and time and scheduled post will have scheduled date and ...
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How to save dismissable notice state in WP 4.2?

In WordPress 4.2 the is-dismissible class was introduced to allow notices to be dismissed. This code is working to add the notice. function prefix_deprecated_hook_admin_notice() { if ( ...
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Load stylesheet on custom admin submenu page

I'm trying to load a stylesheet for a particular admin submenu page. The code below is what I came up with after looking up admin_enqueue_scripts in the codex: function my_function($hook) { if ( ...
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How to add text next to the title in the admin area

is it possible to add text at the places the arrows are pointing? I also want the text to appear only on one particular page. I would think there must an action out there that lets me do that, right? ...
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What Role to assign remote site developer?

We have hired a developer who we communicate with via upwork. We want him to be able to make any changes to the site, except to boot us out! Which Role should we assign to him - Admin? If so, is there ...
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current_user_can('Administrator') does not return true in multisite if user is Administrator but NOT Super Admin

I have a multisite WordPress installation set up, and have a user who is set to an 'Administrator' role on both sites. However, the function current_user_can('Administrator') does not return true when ...
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Adding filter menu to admin custom type list to filter by custom field values having issues

I've been working on this for a bit and am having some difficulties because I can't understand for certain what is going wrong and why I'm getting the error that i am. It's hard to tell if it's a WP ...
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Better search for Wordpress admin backend [closed]

Is there better search functionality or a plugin for the admin area of posts or custom post types, I would like to be able to search custom fields and maybe some other advanced searches from the ...
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856 views

Can I manage more wordpress sites with one wordpress administrator page? [closed]

I would like to find a solution, where I can administer multiple wordpress sites (50 plus) using one wordpress admin interface or other tool. I would like to manage plugins and content on these sites. ...
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WordPress Admin Email

I am planning to build a WordPress site in which I will setup WooCommerce to sell products. I have created a test site before in which I used my personal email account (gmail) as admin email. Then I ...
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Admin Ajax is returning 0 and not Insert data

I am relatively new to jQuery and AJAX in particular. I have a small issue with the return value always being 0, though I think this is actually the success message and it's not returning anything. I ...
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How to filter post listing (in WP dashboard posts listing) using a custom field (search functionality)?

Despite the fact I googled a lot, I've not found the answer to a very simple question : I have some posts with a custom field (i.e. supplier_name). I would like to be able to search and filter my ...
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Javascript not working in admin

It seems that none of the javascript is working when I log into the admin section of my site. I cannot do anything that requires javascript or AJAX : Nextgen thumbnails, Widget organisation, even the ...
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Showing WP_Error message with admin_notice action hook

I have just get an answer to one of my question but the problem is I want to print an error when every user will insert tags of more than two words through post-new.php with admin_notice action hook. ...
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Display read only info on admin, custom post page

I have a custom post type, user submitted posts. When viewing a post as admin I only want to "Show" the posts title and content as there is no need for it to be in a text area or wiziwig. It's not a ...
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How to activate the dashboard

Brand new to wordpress, and I'm trying to install a portfolio template called Semplice, how do I activate or find the wordpress dashboard to activate Semplice as a theme, and use all of its functions? ...
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how i can hide some category from author admin panel?

i want author can not see some category from author admin panel but administrator can see that.how i can hide some category?my site http://techjagot.com .. here show some function.php code <?php ...