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How to use get_option() without any filter?

I'm using the newest WordPress 3.3.1 and newest qTranslate 2.5.27. I have made some an AJAX script which returns a value and message in the current language. Here I get my first problem, I solve it ...
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Any problem in using native jquery ajax style instead of using admin-ajax.php?

I had problem using admin-ajax.php while creating one plugin. I had problem using "add_action( 'wp_ajax_ajax_action', 'ajax_action_stuff' )" in my plugin where i have used oop module. So I want to go ...
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How do I hook an Ajax request into a PHP callback?

Following the directions here http://codex.wordpress.org/AJAX_in_Plugins#Ajax_on_the_Administration_Side I wrote this code: EDITED TO INCLUDE DIE(), STILL NOT WORKING function my_button() { echo ...
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Metabox cloning via Admin Ajax call issue

I've created a fairly simple class for handing the creation of metaboxes within wordpress admin. I've set up the class so that each instance of the class represents an new metabox definition. Each ...
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Using WP Ajax and jQuery to process multiple forms on the same page?

I'm using the following to make ajax calls: wp_enqueue_script( 'my-ajax-request', TAF_PLUGIN_URL . 'js/ajaxcf.js', array( 'jquery' ) ); wp_localize_script( 'my-ajax-request', 'MyAjax', array( ...
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Real time Duplicate title check

On my website there are a lot of authors and they are all writing about italian 'scene' so sometimes it happens that two of them write the same post or use same title so what I'm looking for is a way ...
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360 views

Sharing templates with the JSON API?

Is there any way to share 'templates' between JS and Wordpress? For instance, this sort of modest seat-of-the-pants templating feels ok: var AJAXSuccessFunc = function(data){ // calling this on ...
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Not sure why wp_ajax isn't working?

I'm trying to get into grips in using AJAX in wordpress, the following code creates a form with an input box using the wordpress feature shortcode [ajaxf]. <?php add_action( "wp_ajax_ajaxcf", ...
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Load Next WordPress Posts With AJAX?

I found an amazing plugin that loads the next posts with Ajax. http://www.problogdesign.com/wordpress/load-next-wordpress-posts-with-ajax However it doesn't work with custom post types. The code ...
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How WordPress converts URL to $query_string

My home.php shows a list of (N) posts and << Previous & Next >> links. When clicked, I want to fetch previous/next list of (N) posts using Ajax. This is: I do NOT want to load the entire ...
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How can I rewrite a URL to pass requests to a custom method via AJAX? (I can't use admin-ajax.php)

I have to build a WordPress plugin which gives out HTML for an AJAX call. However, because of the server environment I cannot use the traditional admin-ajax.php. Someone told me that I could build a ...
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ajax stopped working when not logged in?

Have had an autocomplete field working for months but has stopped working when not logged in? Not sure when but within the last few days or week (not updated wordpress recently). already have; ...
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Ajax from various plugins not generating responses (endless spinners) [closed]

This isn't a problem with a specific plugin, but with all of my plugins that use Ajax on the front-end (though surprisingly, none of the Ajax requests on the back-end are experiencing any issues). I'm ...
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Can a scrollable date picker be done in Wordpress for archives?

I've been asked by a client to do this: But I have no idea how I would go about it, particularly in Wordpress. I searched around Google a bit, but it looks like this design was just lifted from an ...
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711 views

Update Loop with Form

I have a photo gallery I'm developing using WP as a means for content management. I'm relying heavily on some jQuery plugins to manage the UI styling and manipulation (via sorting). My problem is ...
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833 views

register_setting and AJAX?

Please pardon me if this question is totally unrelated in itself, but I'll do my best to point out the issue I am having and what I would like to achieve. Scenario: I have a custom theme option's ...
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Can I use the same nonce for multiple requests on the same page?

Or does this break the purpose of the nonce, which I admint I don't quite understand it? :) For example on two ajax requests that run on page load, or when something is clicked: $.ajax({ type: ...
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Ajax and autocomplete

I got a set of meta boxes on a custom post type. Two of them are simple input/text-type fields, that should have autocompleted input: A) Another Custom Post Type B) Users Now I have the problem ...
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AJAX search posts and pages

Im trying to make a plugin where i need to create an AJAX search. Im using the method described in http://www.garyc40.com/2010/03/5-tips-for-using-ajax-in-wordpress/ to perform the ajax calls. So far ...
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Right way to include blog-header.php?

I have a voting system on a custom post which uses AJAX, and I have a file that handles the AJAX request. This file is inside a sub folder named php of my theme. Hence the structure is: ...
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Custom loop attached to link

I have a custom post type named companies. When you add a new company you need to check if it's a leader or not, so I created custom metabox with two radios, one for "yes" and another for "no". In ...
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Display custom-post type based on the Title matching the current selected value

Ok quite a complex thing I'm trying to do here, and I'm a bit unsure how I will do it with wordpress, but I'm hoping some genius out there can help. I'm basically creating some comparison ...
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How to declare a JS variable in an AJAX call

I'm using: wp_localize_script( $handle, $namespace, $variables ); to declare some variables before the initial AJAX call is made, but I imagine I can't do the same thing again within a callback ...
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Wordpress AJAX - how to return true or false in the callback function

So I've set up AJAX with Wordpress properly, having followed some good tutorials, and it's working great. One thing I can't quite work out is how to properly return either TRUE or FALSE from within ...
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Using ajax on categories and wordpress loops

I want my index.php to be a simple page with a horizontal list of category names on the top. But instead of having the page reload with the list of posts in that loop each time a category is clicked ...
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690 views

Bind to WPSetAsThumbnail

is there a way to bind some extra script to the WPSetAsThumbnail function? the function automatically inserts the image into the post's metabox, but what if i wanted to do something else with it? ...
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ajax jquery update custom field meta value front end

There is probably a much easier way to do this. After much trial and error trying to get a postid from a url, I've opted to add the id to the permalink. However I have no idea how the custom value ...
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Conditional check for front-end which includes ajax

I need a conditional which exits if the context is not a front-end view including AJAX requests. I have this at the moment: if (is_admin() && !DOING_AJAX) return; The DOING_AJAX bit ...
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How to localize admin.php only once

I am creating a set of plugins that all use AJAX. Now localizing the admin.php in all the plugins seems to be a bit of an overkill. Is there a way to localize the script only once.\ Now I do not know ...
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874 views

Does wp_localize_script call a Javascript Function or Simply Pass PHP Parameters to It

Easy question: I'm trying to understand wp_localize_script. Does wp_localize_script call a JavaScript function or does it simply pass PHP parameters to JavaScript? I want to pass PHP parameters to ...
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809 views

Ajax page load in wordpress the right way?

I tried something like the following but if the page I'm loading has javascript it's not running because the elements are created after page load. When the javascript is something I wrote I simply ...
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Custom column for changing post status via ajax

I'm currently trying to implent a new custom column at the page manage screen that will let me change the status (published/pending) of the different pages via an easy toggle link. From what I've ...
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How to fix: Clicking 'Quick Edit' link in Admin (edit.php) makes posts disappear?

When I'm logged in and go to the Posts management page (edit.php), if I click the 'Quick Edit' button, the clicked post disappears from the listing! This occurs in FF7 and Safari 5.1, running WP ...
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load custom fields on click

I have too much data stored in custom fields which I don't want to fetch on page-load, instead I'd give the user the opportunity to load the custom field values on click, possibly with ajax. Is ...
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How to correctly load wordpress in a non WP script for AJAX request

I want a script in my theme, ajax.php, which I want to load or access from other frontend pages using ajax. In ajax.php I want access to core WP functions such as get_posts(), do_shortcode() etc. ...
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how to json_encode(); the Loop content so that the encoded array is [“0”:content, “1”:content]

<?php $dVC=array(); query_posts('meta_key=featuredt&posts_per_page=5'); if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); $dVC []= $post->post_content;?> <div ...
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Retrieve post info within AJAX helper function

I have a button within a post which a user can click. Once clicked, an AJAX call is made. My question is, within my PHP AJAX helper function (located in my theme's function.php) how can I retrieve, ...
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Automatically pull newer posts and append to current page.

I have a page that currently loads posts of custom post type using regular WP_Query. The custom post type are for news articles. Newer news articles (posts) are constantly written, as such there is a ...
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Why do plugins that cause 'unexpected output' create AJAX problems?

I just had to fix an AJAX failure in the admin area (the search/attach dialog box in the Media Library wasn't working) and tracked down a plugin that was the culprit. On activation, this plugin was ...
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How to load previous or next attachment with jquery ?

When i am on the single.php page, i show the first image attachment. then i would like to load the next (and previous) image attachments without reloading the page. so in single.php i started with ...
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WP_Query on custom taxonomy works fine but fails if run through wp_ajax_

I'm using WP_Query to collate some info about posts based on their custom taxonomy. My arguments are as follows: $args = array( 'posts_per_page'=> -1, 'post_status' => 'publish' ...
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WordPress front end AJAX. Return 0 :?

I have create the appropriate code to handle AJAX request on WordPress but I get 0 as responce from the server. My plugin code is here: class my_plugin { function my_plugin() { ...
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Wordpress ajax problem need wordpress expert?

i want to call a function using wordpress ajax and i have done a code for that also. but when i fire a ajax call it always retrun -1. i dont know what is the problem can any body help me to solve. ...
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Post will not load via ajax

I have inherited a WP 3.2.1 site which uses prettyPhoto to load content via ajax. This was working before I enabled permalinks on the site. The Custom Post Type UI plugin is installed. I can browse to ...
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Using AJAX in a plugin to submit form - REALLY confused

Having a bit of trouble using all the Wordpress ajax hooks, and functions. Been reading this post: 5 Tips for Using Ajax in Wordpress But became confused after trying all the code and applying it to ...
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WP List Table custom quick edit box - post meta data missing and columns change on submit

I have extended class WP_List_Table to create a custom sortable table of posts along with a quick edit box with custom meta boxes. The meta boxes populate and save but when I click submit the field ...
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Wordpress Ajax Posting from App

I am working on an App for a University radio station that allows users to listen to the station and read stories from there wordpress site. I can do this functionality easy enough using RSS feeds. ...
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Determining whether it's a AJAX call from front-end or from back-end

I am developing an admin-only plugin, which uses some ajax calls in its interface. The website itself also relies on ajax calls on its front-end, too. I'd like to be able to identify when the WP is ...
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Can not call .php files after switching to %postname%

This $('#content').load("submenu.php"); works just fine with default permalinks When I switch to %postname% it does not work any more But, I can still go though to mysite.com/submenu.php and it ...
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jQuery AJAX form validation

I am trying to create a custom login page for my site, namely http://localhost/site/login, the problem I am running into now is that when the user tries to log in and enters the wrong username or ...