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Modal window from within Wordpress admin

How can get a modal window to work from within the wordpress admin? I want to create a modal window that will work from a meta box within the wp-admin. Any ideas?
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Keep Logged in Users out of Admin Panel

So I'm creating user registration. Just simply <?php wp_register(); ?> but then it gives them a link to the admin panel, which in my situation they really don't need. How do I remove the "Site ...
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Changing wp login url without .htaccess

How to change wordpress login url without using .htaccess, should be a manual process, so example.com/login will not redirect to example.com/wp-login.php so example.com/login will be the login page?
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How can I change the admin search posts fields?

I have a custom post type that includes many custom fields. I would like to add them as a search target to admin search. Currently the admin search searches only the content and the title, I would ...
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Add a link to the Admin menu

I would like to add 2 lines to the POSTS menu in the wordpress admin: Published and Scheduled. I would also like to add a section to the media menu for Unattached media. How would I go about doing ...
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Permalink Settings for Custom Post Type

I have a plugin that creates a custom post type. I am able to control the rewite rules and have also created a plugin settings for the archive url and taxonomy urls slugs. However if a user enter ...
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Notification when new post is submitted [duplicate]

I have a multi-author website of which I am the administrator. I was wondering whether it is possible to have a notification in the admin bar when an author submits a new post? Can be a plugin if ...
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WP New Post Problem

I cannot access "New Post" OR "New Page" from WP admin. I have this as the URL: http://www.infogurushop.com/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=sharing and sometimes get this as the URL: ...
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How to change color of registered widget areas in admin?

Right now they are all gray. How to change the color? I mean, how to add a class or id to the registered widget area that are shown in the admin area? This is how you register the admin areas in my ...
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Can't work out why widget contents disappear from admin

everytime I make a change to any widgets in admin they disappear - sometime just from admin, sometimes from the frontend and sometimes both. I get them back by adding update_option( ...
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Display site admin profile fields in header.php

I am working on a multisite setup and Im trying to display some meta from the site owner's profile. I tried the following code but it is echoing the super admin's meta instead of the current site ...
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Search posts by ID in admin

I'm looking for a way to search through posts by ID, preferably with support for custom post types. I was hoping there'd be a plugin enabling this functionality, but I've failed to find anything. Any ...
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Where to set individual blog quotas?

I am administering a self-hosted, multi-site Wordpress 3.1.x site with a few hundred sites. 10 users have requested to have their quotas increased to 1GB. I can't do it for everyone, but I would ...
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2k views

How to remove entire admin menu?

I need to customize the admin panel for my user. So how do I remove the entire admin menu? Not remove the menu item, I mean entirely remove the left vertical menu bar, include the design of the menu ...
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Adding html format on tinymce visual editor

Need to add more html format tag to TinyMCE Editor as visualized below Using Wordpress 3.6.1 Can't found any good example/guide for these modification. Another solution welcome. Thanks & ...
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Frontpage Admin Bar Disappeared

I am on a multisite network. Recently my frontpage admin bar dissappeared but continued to show at backend. I disabled all the plugins, changed theme to twenty ten and twenty twelve also, but no ...
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Hide upload image fields for the different media upload popups

I am trying to change a few of the options in the Set Featured Image popup in the Wordpress admin. I can't seem to find anything that determines if the popup window is a Featured Image or an Add Media ...
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How do you prevent headers and html from being sent for an admin page? [duplicate]

I am creating a plugin for the admin section of my wordpress site which downloads a spreadsheet of data from a third party database. I've created an admin page using 'add_menu_page'. The view for ...
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Hide content-box on specific pages (in admin)?

Is this possible to do somehow? In some pages i use a custom box plugin and i don't need to show the content box on some of those pages. Is it possible to hide it by page template? Or ID if template ...
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Admin Post - Keep Child Below Parent [duplicate]

I have a hierarchical custom category which is setup similar to this: It functions as expected. If I check a child cat, it auto checks the parent cat. If I uncheck a child cat, it auto unchecks the ...
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Strange characters appeared in header

Hi everyone! I have a problem with my website. There are strange characters in the header and I couldn't find any file with hardcoded characters like this. So I don't know how to fix this. The same ...
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Creating a table in the admin-style?

What is the recommended way of creating a page with a table, in the style of the tables showing posts or users in the admin area? I am expanding the Cache Images plugin, and it contains a table with ...
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2answers
174 views

Merge two custom post types into one admin page?

I am building a site with 4 custom post types. To make things easier for our client/admin, I'm wondering if there is a way to merge those custom post types into one list in the backend? Like if you ...
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How to make the first widget box to be closed instead of open in admin

When I access the Widget page in admin the first widget box is always opened no matter if I closed it in previous session or not. How to make it closed and not open? E.g. in this image you can see ...
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category doesn't showing up in admin

After WordPress update certain of my categories doesn't showing up in admin,but it's ok in the DB, and it display in the parent dropdown, how i can fix this please
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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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Wp ajax not working from “current_screen” admin hook

I have a class that is doing some backend work ( enqueening css and js files creating metaboxes, registering ajax hooks etc...) Everything works fine when I just include the files. The problem is ...
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How To Make Iris Color Picker Showed Up Over Form and Text?

Is there a way to make wordpress default color picker (iris) showed up over form and text using wordpress api? Its inline display messing up the administration page of my plugin each time the color ...
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My WordPress Admin looks messed up when I edit posts or pages

And I don't know how it happened. Here's a screenshot - anyone have any ideas for me? Thanks!! My active plugins: Add From Server Akismet BackupBuddy Collapse-O-Matic Contact Form 7 ...
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How to use is_admin in page content?

I'm trying to add a "Click here to edit this page" button in some Wordpress pages. This button should only appear if the user is admin, this is the code that should appear if the user is admin: if ( ...
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Data won't save if metabox within conditional in admin. What am I missing?

What is wrong with this setup? Metaboxes inside this conditional will not get saved. // Only shows for the admin front-page assigned page. $front_page_id = get_option( 'page_on_front' ); $post_id = ...
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852 views

How do I get the current edit page ID in the admin?

Most solutions I found are for front-end use. This is for a plugin, so the all activity is in the back-end. How do I get the page ID that's being currently use(edited) in the admin? Note I'm out of ...
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Create un-removeable user

How can I add a Wordpress user that can't be deleted (at all cost, not even by a superadmin) with some code? I can't find anything on Google about such a god-account. This morning a client of our ...
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464 views

Create any admin page with tab menu on that

I am very new to WordPress and here I want to create one admin page with tabs as shown in image How can I create such page with these tabs?
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Possible to create placeholder images in Wordpress editor that are clickable (should bring up uploader)?

Working on a project where I would like to have buttons within the actual visual editor area where the user can click on the placeholder image and it brings up the upload dialog. I've seen that ...
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Customise the add media pop-up to include rel attribute option

So many jQuery light boxes these days use the 'rel' attribute to identify objects that should be targeted. Unfortunately when it comes to Wordpress, when inserting a thumbnail/link, to add a rel ...
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2k views

Is it possible to remove the main rich Text box editor?

I am using the simple fields plugin to provide additional rich text editors and have no need for this 'main' text editor box on any of my 'page's I have tried the following code in my functions.php: ...
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Adding pages to the Admin panel

Instead of going to Pages on the Admin panel nav bar on the left to see all the pages that are created. I would Like the pages to show up on the Admin panel nav bar it self. Like a custom post type. ...
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How to get a value from wp_dropdown_user?

In the admin dashboard, I want to show a list of all users (done so far by wp_dropdown_users) and then take the selected userID and use it as a parameter in another function. :) Sounds easy eh. I've ...
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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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Make Theme automatically choose default nav menu

I have been developing a WordPress theme. I want to be able to, once activated, look to see if there is already a menu created in the backend. If it exists then choose it and use as the primary menu, ...
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297 views

Add number new posts (post_status = pending) to administration menu [duplicate]

What I have: A custom post type. A front end posting form which creates new posts with post_status = pending until they are manually reviewed and status changed to published. What I need: While I can ...
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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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1answer
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Help with filter for wp_notify_moderator()

I have a case where I have multiple Administrators. Not all of them want to be notified per email when there was a comment posted or is held for moderation. The Settings > Discussion page only ...
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This CSS Stuffing Works, But Is This A Good Practice?

I am trying to include a dynamic css in my plugin, I have been searching anywhere but doesn't find any case that is similar to what I do. And what I use to do it is by adding a css file directly into ...
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2answers
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Unable to set right time in admin and frontend template

When I run a simple php file called test.php (placed in the root of the wp installation) that contains something like that: <?php echo date('H:i:s'); ?> The result is right: 15:30:00 and the ...
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Create a page that will be used to create a custom post type

I have created an 'event' custom post type and now I want to create a page that will allow users to create a custom post type from the front-end. Is there a standard way of doing this? I could ...
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Add filter-by-tag in the all posts admin console page

By default the 'all posts' page contains the following filters by date by category Is there a way I can add 'by tags' as well ?
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Hide metabox dependant on page template chosen

I'm using the following JQuery script from this answer to toggle the display of metaboxes dependant on the Page Template selected. The example below shows the featured image metabox when the default ...
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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 ...