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

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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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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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37 views

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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128 views

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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57 views

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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228 views

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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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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137 views

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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479 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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271 views

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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296 views

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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126 views

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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154 views

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 ...
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364 views

sort child pages on admin

I have a hierarchical CPT with the following structure: - parent item 1 - child item 1 - child item 2 - child item 3 - child item 4 - child item 5 - parent item 2 - child item 1 ...
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Dynamic Post Meta Boxes Within custom post type [duplicate]

I want to create a custom meta box within a custom post type that supports multiple inputs; e.g. People Involved In Race: Person One Field : Person Two Field : Person Three Field : ect. The ...
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1k views

Disable all https in WordPress

Recently I moved my WordPress to another server (MediaTemple), but now my admin is redirecting for HTTPS all the time, but I don't have SSL enabled on my domain, so it just keep warning that is not ...
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1k 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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93 views

Add html to cpt main page / admin edit.php

I want to add some html under the title of a custom post type I created. See area in image here: http://i.stack.imgur.com/rpkV3.png I tried using different methods including post_row_actions ...
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185 views

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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61 views

Change default italic from <i> to <em> in admin editor

I've noticed that the admin editor by default embeds any italic texts with <i> which I intend to use for icon styling. I much more prefer to wrap them with an <em>. How would I got about ...
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How to disable accessing the custom post types from frontend via a link?

I am registering a custom post type like: /* POST TYPE: SECRET CARDS */ function register_post_type_secret_cards() { $args = array( 'labels' => array( ...
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Admin login not working

I can't log in as admin on my wordpress site. I've tried to change the password, and a bunch of other stuff, but no result. What happens is that I come back to the log in page, no message. The strange ...
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User interfaces living in the Admin “back end” area

We're currently toying with the idea of building a user interface that lives in the Admin area ("back-end"), effectively meaning that those interfaces will be theme independent. The code that actually ...
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372 views

Only Show an Author Their Custom Post Types

I have a site with 3 different custom post types (Listings, Contacts, Events) and about 1600 'authors'. What I"m looking to do is only show that author their posts in the backend. So when authorA ...
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78 views

Custom post type admin search, keep current URL parameters

I have a custom post type I created, and a page that displays each entry. I have an area where I can filter the results through a search form. It works good, except when I press submit, the current ...
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Add Sort Link in Custom Post Type List

I need to add a link here, beside the Published link: How can I do it? I'm trying to filter my custom post type by meta values and need a link to do it. Thanks.
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73 views

Having problem creating local instance of wordpress site

I am trying to make a copy of a wordpress site on my webhost on my local computer. I am using EasyPHP. I downloaded all of the files within content and added them to a folder within ...
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118 views

add_menu_page does not render the expected result

I'm trying to accomplish the simple task of adding a new page to the admin area but it seems that I just cannot wrap my mind around this simple function. Via codex, this is how I'm trying to add the ...
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77 views

Why is this Ajax not working?

I'm not sure if I am abusing WordPress and Ajax by doing it this way but WP and Ajax Codex a well as Plugin Development with Ajax do not seem to be very helpful. I have created the following Ajax ...
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51 views

Decouple page name from page title

As far as I can see, the name of a page (in admin) is the same as the title for the page. In many cases you would want the page name to be something else to better grasp what it's about while ...
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560 views

if admin is logged in

I use this function to detect if administrator is logged in wordpress <?php define('WP_USE_THEMES', false); require('./wp-blog-header.php'); global $current_user; get_currentuserinfo(); ...
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jQuery Ajax / Modal admin event not firing since 3.6. Seems to not recognize “a” tag

This came up immediately after upgrading to wordpress 3.6. Upon clicking the modal "anchor" tag, an ajax event fires to refresh the content in the box. It was working before, then ceased ...
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512 views

Custom Dashboard Home Screen Options

I want to make the entire Homepage on the Dashboard empty and add in my own custom screen options. How do I go about doing this? Do I create one from scratch or edit what's already there? Is there ...
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112 views

Lock Display Name To Nickname

Using the following code to change the author url links to their nickname. The issue is it seem to be conflicting and trying to use the display name instead. Can i lock the display name to the ...
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221 views

WP admin broken. Not saving catgories or adding categories to menu

Wordpress Admin panel is not saving categories when creating new post or editing it. Also same problem with adding categories or pages to menu. It just doesn't save changes when I press update.
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279 views

Create WordPress posts from JSON array using plugin in admin

I'm writing a WordPress plugin that I'd like to do the following: Add a WordPress plugin admin page that contains a button When you click the button, it loads an array of JSON objects from a file, ...
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solution to prevent specific admins from altering site contents

I wonder if there is a solution already present that will restrict even the top level admins that I select from doing things such as installing plugins, disabling plugins, etc. that an admin normally ...
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118 views

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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182 views

Error: Can´t access facebook comment plugin admin page

The plugin i'm talking about is facebook-comments-plugin The problem is i can´t access admin page: /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=fbcomments This error is happening: PHP Warning: ...
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105 views

learning OOP with wordpress plugin

I used to develop in functional design so far and I am now learning OOP. I stumbled upon following problem. Sometimes in OOP a function needs to send and argument as an array. Example. I want to ...
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128 views

Wordpress Plugin Admin Tab

I'm not sure on the terminology because a Google search isn't really sending me in the right direction. I currently have a WordPress Plugin which is inside the settings tab. I would like to have my ...
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Uploading Images to Multi-Site Causes Failure to HTTP Error

Just to fill you in on my situation. Running WordPress multi-site version: 3.5.2 clean install. Zero 3rd party plugins. All of my plugins have been disabled for debugging. Using WordPress MU ...
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105 views

Custom colors for post rows based on post meta value

I'm trying to have the post background colors change depending on a meta value for the specific post type rather than using the post status. Looked everywhere and can't find a solution. (perhaps there ...
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161 views

Passing dynamic options from backend to frontend

I have created an admin options page (using the Redux Theme Framework), in which the admin can customize the website's appearance (text color, background color, background repeat options, etc.. ). ...
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337 views

Can I force a metabox to be in one column?

Suppose I created a custom metabox for the add/edit post page that uses a wide width (not suitable for being in the sidebar), is there a way of keeping it in the middle column only and sortable while ...
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Capability to read/edit page in wp-admin only for administrators

I want to create a page which is only for editable and readable (within wp-admin) for administrators. To restrict other users to edit any page (and not only the own ones) is not the solution as I want ...
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290 views

admin panel save option with ajax

I create custom options in the admin panel but I have some difficulties to save it with ajax. I can't get the php script with action variable in ajax script. Here all my scripts: in functions.php : ...
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328 views

Creating a custom wordpress widget and stopping js from running twice(once in active widget once in widget selector)?

Ok so here's the question how do i stop js from running twice on the widget.php page? I am creating a ajax loaded custom image selector from a domain on the same server as the current site. I want ...
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243 views

Adding a single text input field to a custom Dashboard widget

I have a client whom I want to give as much Dashboard control over the admin area as possible. I know how to create a custom dashboard widget that contains just text/html but I have no idea how to ...
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How to disable Page Attributes dropdown in wp-admin

As discussed at WordPress admin screen very slow / timing out when editing or adding a new page/custom post I am having a similar issue on a WP site containing 7,784 pages. Edit screens are slow ...