Can refer to the main page of the admin interface, or the admin interface as a whole

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Wordpress dashboard + website are totally messed up [on hold]

I just shifted my website from local host to server. Everything is messed up in the website and the dashboard. It is just a text in a white background.
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How to make custom dashboard widget to display alert in front-end?

I need to make a widget to display any alert in front end The widget is in dashboard section on backend and any user can use yet. The content of the widget in dashboard is: Welcome message On/off ...
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How can I hide the dashboard widgets using install.php

I have created my own install.php file in the wp-content folder and I am using it as a drop in to customise my install of Wordpress. Currently I am using the following to hide (NOT) remove the ...
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How to add custom field to wordpress page everytime user uploads new image in WP visual editor?

I have been hunting in GOOGLE for a long time. I want to add custom field whenever user uploads new image in page or post. Is there any hooks or filters that can be used to detect new image upload in ...
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Creating a dashboard menu page similar to the “Pages” page

I'm looking to create a group of static pages for a "staff" category, and then have a separate menu option for them in the dashboard, similar to the "pages" option that already exists. What I'm ...
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Change the image for a certain URL

Currently we have an image at url /wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/07/filename.jpg The image contains incorrect information, and we've already sent emails out containing links to this image. We'd ...
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Back End US English > Front end other language

Asked and answered 3 years ago here: Different Language for Frontend and Backend However, step #2 of the top answer has me confused. Because WordPress is coded in US English (en_US) -- there doesn't ...
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56 views

How to remove admin main menu name repetition

I have added an admin menu using add_menu_page. When there is a sub menu with add_submenu_page, The main menu name is repeating. How to remove this repeating menu ? This is my code ...
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List of WordPress menu item indices?

The following code will rename the "Posts" menu item to "Blog Posts" in the WordPress Dashboard: function lc_change_post_menu_label() { global $menu; $menu[5][0] = 'Blog Posts'; } add_action( ...
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menu hierarchy not working

I have created a theme from scratch and was using a custom menu with no problem. Somehow, I lost the ability to create a hierarchy in the menu -- all menu items show up at the same level. I have ...
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Display admin notice only on main dashboard page

I'm using following code to display a notification in the admin dashboard. I want to display only on the main dashboard page (index.php), however the following code would display on all pages in the ...
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Control Panel options for Users?

Are there options to change the format of the control panel/dashboard for the users with WordPress? I believe I've seen options for admins, but not users. I'm looking for something much more user ...
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Theme Stylesheet Loads Into Dashboard

I am hoping that I am authorized to post this. I saw another thread but I don't seem to be authorized to comment or answer or otherwise ask any questions about it. The site in question has been up ...
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can't edit widgets after moving from subfolder to root

I had some issues with migration: childtheme that was ranamed and working was automatically renamed back + a lot of wrong absolute apps from even older version on site... Now, after I fixed everithing ...
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How to redirect wp-admin/index.php to a custom post type?

I want to redirect my index.php on the admin side to a custom post type. When I go to mysite.com/wp-admin, it must show a custom post type and not the dashboard. How can I do this?
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Missing tabs in my dashboard

I am a newbie to wordpress and I am trying to create a theme from scratch. Some tabs (e.g Users, Appearance->Widgets) are missing in the dashboard. I have manually added admin user via phpmyAdmin and ...
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Dashboard Disappears after Upgrade

Following a recent upgrade to WP and MySQL one site that has a custom built plugin throws a Fatal error: Fatal error: Cannot re-assign auto-global variable _REQUEST in ...
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change the Dashboard menu items label wp

I need to change this word "Dashboard" in the top menu in wp-admin If anyone can supply the code for the functions.php file or point me in the direction I would greatly appreciate it!
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Copy my user account's wp-admin dashboard layout to other users?

On the Dashboard tab in wp-admin in my user account, I have certain items hidden in Screen Options and I have the panels arranged in a particular way. I want to copy the same layout to my other ...
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Multisite sub-site dashboard redirects to /wp-admin/

I have successfully set up WordPress Multisite on a linux server. I'm able to add sites using Super Admin. When I go to Dashboard > Sites, I see the following: Site 1 - The main Multisite website ...
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adding a dashboard widget for multisite

I would like to add a dashboard widget for a WP multisite and need to include/require a php file from a directory in my root. I combined a couple of things together that I found on different websites ...
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How to debug failed changes to posts?

I just rebuilt my server with Ubuntu 14.04, Nginx 1.6.0, PHP 5.5.9 and Wordpress 3.9. I am able to complete the Wordpress install and login to the Wordpress dashboard, however, I can't make any ...
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Widgets not showing on sidebars

I have registered two sidebars in my theme using the function below, but none of the widgets shows up in the sidebars even though I can manage them in the dashboard: // register sidebars add_action( ...
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WordPress Dashboard RSS Feeds New Window

I am trying to force the RSS Feeds available in the WordPress Dashboard to open in a new window. I have tried several plugins, but most are focused on working with posts/pages/comments and not not ...
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Widget editor not displaying in Dashboard

I'm not sure if this is because of the new 3.9 update, because I haven't had to mess with any widgets in a while, but my active widgets won't display in the editor anymore. I've uploaded a screen ...
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Dashboard--> All Pages “How to create folders?”

I have going on three pages in All Pages on my Dashboard. Is there a way I can set up folders for these pages - - it's becoming a confusing "mess" to find which page I need to update when - for ...
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Hide all Dashboard Widgets (not remove)

Is there a to hide all dashboard widgets, not remove them? I want my widget to be the first widget but according to the docs there's no way to specify where your widget shows up since it's all "core", ...
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Login problem after installing my written plugin [closed]

I have create a simple widget plugin, it's so simple and it make no changes in cookie setting, also it work great in my local site , but in the host i have a problem after activate this plugin and try ...
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Unable to access dashboard (wp-admin) only

I have a site with wp 3.8.1. After I'm logged in to site, white screen welcomes me instead of dashboard page. It logged me in the site, I can access another admin pages & main site but not ...
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Wordpress admin panel is blank

When i logged in wordpress admin, the dashboard looks a blank page. Only left side navigations are visible. What might be the problem? Can any one me give solution or idea?
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Displaying Custom Post Types In “At A Glance” Meta Box

I found the following snippet will displays the number of Custom Post Types published in Dashboard's At A Glance widget, like this: Is there a way to turn that "81 Wrestlers" text to a link to the ...
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How to exclude certain files from the plugin editor?

Is there a way to tell WordPress not to list certain files of my plugin in the Plugins -> Editor screen?
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(Bluehost) navigating to the dashboard via mydomain.com/wp-admin/ results in directory listing

I recently had my WordPress blog's domain reassigned as the primary domain on my BlueHost account. The blog is in a sub-folder of public_html/. Below is the contents of the .htaccess file I ...
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In the Admin Dashboard, can I choose which sections to display?

For the editor I would just like to display Pages, Posts, Media and Menus. Is there a way of doing this with the functions file or similar? Thanks in advance.
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How to move plugin link from left navigation to a different location?

I have the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. How do I move the link so it's under Settings (like some other plugins) or under the Screen Options Tab? I don't want to hide it completely as I would still ...
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Customize Dashboard Widgets Area for the Client?

To avoid the client messing up the website I have already customized other parts of the admin backend, now for the dashboard widgets area. I don’t want to block access but rather I want to give the ...
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User info in the admin sidebar

I think nobody has yet think of this, hope someone can help me. Im trying to add a user info pannel in de admin sidebar, right at the top. Just like the wp-admin-bar-my-account in the admin bar, just ...
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Remove a plugin meta box from the dashboard

I'm trying to remove the meta box that the Download Manager plugin creates, as it uses a hardcoded http iframe, caused a mixed content error in ssl. Here is the code that generates the meta box: ...
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Move excerpt meta box to above content editor

I found a WordPress hook called "edit_form_after_title" to add a text box after the title. How can I use this hook to display the excerpt after the title while creating a new post?
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How to Capture Postback Data in Wordpress

Scenario: A registered user clicks a link in a Custom Page inside the Wordpress Dashboard, redirects to a third party website, he completes the action, the third party websites returns to another ...
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Can't find link to add content to pages

I'm new to wordpress and I'm facing a problem. On one site I'm using wordpress v3.5.1 and I am using links in the sidebar to add content and images to several pages: As you can see on the left I ...
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How to add menu to Dashboard that can be viewed by all users

I am able to add Menu to the Dashboard using the below code, it can be viewed by an administrator. That menu doesn't appear when logged in as an Author or a Subscriber. How to make sure every user can ...
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Cloning/replicating/copying dashboard admin settings

I have a local multi-site installation for my different client projects. For a given project, I need to have the same theme installed locally as the online site's theme. But I also need the same ...
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How can I add a Categories page link to a menu? [closed]

Not a link to a specific category, but a link to a page that lists all categories of a custom post type (WooCommerce Products).
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Appearance->Editor not visible

I'm noticing that the editor is not visible from past few weeks. It's working fine on my other WordPress sites but in one site it's not visible. I tried changing theme and deactivating plugins but ...
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WordPress admin webfonts (dashicons) go to blank squares after inactivity (random) [duplicate]

I'm using the new WordPress 3.8 and I've noticed that when I leave the admin page open in a tab, and return later, I'm getting a random thing happening with the dashicon fonts used for the menu icons. ...
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Customize the Dashboard Menu Editor

Go to Appearance > Menu in the ACP. From there, you can select various items to include in your site's main navigation menu. In the left column, you will see Pages, Links and Categories. Since ...
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Hiding Page by Title from Editing

I have a number of pages which are automatically generated. I then use a custom settings box to allow users to exchange the content on those pages. Problem being, I don't want users to be able to ...
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Dashboard Widgets - Add Admin Page With Same Functionality

I have a plugin that has its own dashboard with basically quick-views of relevant data and I wanted to know if there was an "easy" way to mimic the functionality of the admin dashboard where you can ...
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How can I change a submenu-item in the WordPress-dashboard to a mainmenu-item?

I want to create a custom WordPress-dashboard for one of my cliënts. Now I want to hide the "appearance"-menu in the dashboard, but I want the submenu "Menus" to be visible as a mainmenu-item. The ...