Core is the conventional name for WordPress as it is distributed, so excluding all plugins and themes (even those by Automattic or WordPress.org itself). In principle, all questions on this site are about the possibilities of core.

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WordPress core update fails - no issues with plugin updates

My WP installation does one-click plugin / theme updates without any hiccups, but updates to the core always fails. No specific reason is cited, except for a suggestion that it may be due to file ...
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is_preview() always return false

I'm just starting out on a new Wordpress project and for some reason I can't get the previews working. I have disabled all of my plugins and still i always get false when using is_preview(). ...
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WordPress auto update for core but use local package

I have several local WordPress dev environments but, for the moment, a very very slow internet connection. The WordPress auto updater for core is very convenient, but would it possible for it to use ...
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How does one dismiss the 'upgrade notice' when managing upgrades with SVN?

I manage a site as a Subversion checkout of a tagged release (e.g. http://develop.svn.wordpress.org/tags/4.3.1 ), which means that I don't use the built-in core updater but rather just do a svn sw to ...
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Display Custom Column in CPT Taxonomy

I am trying to add a column to one of my custom post types, but only on the edit taxonomy page. I have a taxonomy registered called "event-categories" for my custom post type "events". I can ...
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How to change value in wp-include/taxonomy.php without exchanging the Wordpress-core

I had the problem that tags of private posts didn't show up in a widget tag-cloud even if the user is logged in. The reason seems to be the value of "post_status" in the function ...
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Render Selected Categories in Admin Edit Post Screen differently

Selected Categories for a post in the admin screen are rendered by: // Put checked cats on top $output .= call_user_func_array( array( $walker, 'walk' ), array( $checked_categories, 0, $args ) ); ...
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Least expensive way to get table prefix in multisite installation

I am writing an api that will have to handle extremely high volumes of calls so, in short, I can not afford to load the WordPress core every call. I have no problem building the API to use the ...
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Why does the usermeta table contain html entities?

As a plugin developer, I have been storing special characters like ampersand as is in MySQL tables, then converting them to html entities after retrieving them for display. Now I discover that (for ...
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Does get_the_content_feed strip invalid tags?

My Wordpress 4.2.2 generates post feed with this <content:encoded><![CDATA[ <p> ...some html here... <iframe style="border: 1px solid #CCC; border-width: 1px; margin-bottom: 5px; ...
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Hook before & after plugin / core update

I'm working on a maintenance plugin for my website and I want to enable it before plugin/core upgrade starts and disable it after plugin/upgrade ends. Any ideas ? Thanks! :) PS: all I know is I can ...
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How do I set a custom WordPress update repository?

I'm co-authoring a white paper on utilising WordPress as a foundation for a web-app, I would like to change the repository that the core WordPress updates from, the latest additions of automatic ...
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Can I hook into wp_update_core outside of the admin?

I'm trying to bring some of the admin functionality to a custom front end in WordPress. Questions of security and pragmatism of this aside, is there an available hook to trigger wp_update_core outside ...
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Can compromised theme files lead to WordPress core files being modified?

I was recently given a website that had been hacked before I took over maintenance for it. There was a script injected to the top of every core WordPress and theme PHP file. The first step was to ...
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Category specific attribute

I wonder what is the best way to define specific attribute for category. My idea is following. I have some categories that are just wrappers, they don't contain any post so they are only parent ...
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Can't see audio when I acces with ajax

I have created an ajax portfolio. It works fine, but when I upload an audio, this is not display. If I acces to the post via my blog page the audio is there. I inspect this file and I discover a ...
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How to make a plugin by customizing a wp core file (class-wp-widget-rss.php)

I need to customize a wp core file, but I know it's not recommended. How to turn this custom file into a plugin? The file I'm talking about is wp-includes/widgets/class-wp-widget-rss.php and I only ...
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Post_name is missing after wp_update_post

I have a problem with my CPT. Registered a partner post type and I want the partner to be able to edit it if the post is draft or pending. I can edit the whole post instead post_name. Post name will ...
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What are the proper file & directory permissions for WPMS

I am looking for some sort of concise reference document that indicates what the proper *nix permission settings need to be for all WordPress files and directories. I am also would like to know what ...
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How Can I use WPUF Pro for storing values in one other plugin

First of all i want to say i am a nob in this field of PHP coding. However, I collected some pieces of code that if some professional make some edits, it will be of great help to me. I have a plugin ...
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How To/What triggers a Wordpress auto update?

I installed Wordpress 4.0.1 and added this to my wp-config.php (via this link) define( 'WP_AUTO_UPDATE_CORE', true ); I then visited my site (I read somewhere before that the site has to be visited ...
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Change the functionality of wordpress users module in admin

I want to restrict wordpress admin to view all users in user list. For say, I have created custom roles (company users, employee). A company user type role can have multiple employees. I want ...
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Upacking the package… stalls, but installs plugin

I have been searching high and low for the correct solution to my problem. I have found many searches relating to this, but can not find a solution... Here is the Updated Video to see what happens ? ...
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Making Site A Use Site B's wp-content Folder

I'm trying to synchronize two WordPress sites and on my way I've faced few challenges. One of the challenges is to either synchronize the wp-content folder of two sites or make one site use the wp-...