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How to remove (or block access to) the about.php and credits.php in WP Dashboard

For a site I am developing there cannot be any other http requests than from the site itself. Both the about.php and the credits.php page in the Dashboard pull their data from external URLs (for ...
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display wordpress user who published a pending post of another user

I have a custom post type, when I view my posts of this type in the dashboard I see: Title Author Date Added as well as a few more I have added My question is how can I display (like the author ...
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Changed meta_key value in structures, now dashboard shows zero users

I was trying to edit the email form field so that it accepts int values like of a phone number. I knew very less about how database values work and this is what i did: 1. Figured out that email field ...
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Dashboard left hand menu overlapping next item down

Stuck with this one and wondered if someone could point me in the right direction... we updated one of our wordpress sites a couple of weeks ago and only revisited it today and noticed that the ...
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How to show Wordpress Dashboard Widgets on Frontend?

I want to use Wordpress Dashboard Widgets as it is easy to add new widgets and automatically have the functionality of drag and drop, changing the order, showing and hiding widgets and also ...
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Example Dashboard Widget, Cancel not working

Working from the Code from Wordpress API Dashboard Widget Example: https://codex.wordpress.org/Example_Dashboard_Widget I am able to build the plugin, the number updates perfectly when I click ...
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Add data to post edit page, when post is published

I need to customize the "post edit page", for a custom post_type, but to keep things simple let's say it's on the post_type post for now. When the post status is published, I need to run a PHP script ...
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Set default page for user account in admin

I have set up an ecommerce site using wordpress/woocommerce and am now adding the users who will be dealing with the orders to the site. The only part of the site that they need to have access to is ...
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Possible to manually force update to latest Wordpress?

I built a basic site as a favour to a friend several years ago which I was recently asked to update. Upon logging in, I get the dashboard sidebar but nothing else — the page itself is blank (see ...
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Deny dashboard access breaks ajax requests

I need to restrict the access to the dashboard fon non-admin. Therefore i'm using this function in the functions.php: function ggp_restrict_dashboard_access_function() { if ...
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Add a box below admin toolbar via plugin

First of all thanks for your time and for your help. I'm looking to add a custom box below the admin toolbar on all pages via plugin(the blue one from the screenshot). In future i would like to add ...
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How to make a sortable comment column?

Is there a way to make sortable comment columns? I have managed to create the column and to populate it, but i don't know how to make it sortable. I've found a lot of solution for sortable post ...
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Restore the “Restore | Delete Permanently” actions for custom post types

So I have a custom post type with no title, therefore I have lost the action bar. This wasn't such an issue for me until I realised when I went to trash I no longer had the "Restore | Delete ...
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can not login after moving to cloudflare and adding rules

I've move my website using cloudflare - which is amazing in term of speed - ouaw ! in the settings of cloudflare, I have add some rules to make it faster, however since - I cant not login in the ...
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Build Form on Dashboard

I want to create custom form on my 'Theme Options' Basically, I already build this : /* == THEME OPTIONS == */ // This tells WordPress to call the function named "setup_theme_admin_menus" // when ...
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Wordpress Dashboard not loading CSS. Two or three days After updating , it happens again

I am having this problem for about a month now. Before that It used to work fine. The problem is that after every two or days, dashboard CSS stops loading. I reinstall wordpress again from link in ...
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WP Dashboard -> Posts-> Filter by Category -> Form Method Change : Which Hook

We have a contemporary 4.2.2 WP install running with a handful of various plugins. We have been facing an issue where when a provisioned user is in the "POSTS" dashboard view, the ability to filter ...
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Dashboard Widget CSS

I want to add a class name to my custom dashboard widget but I've found no way to do this searching the codex. Right now the only class name on my widget is postbox (which is added in ...
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Dashboard memory overload problem

I have a client who has a dev server, and we continue to have problems. We recently tried to install a new theme, and it's child, and it did become active, but anytime we try to access the dashboard ...
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Can't trigger an AJAX function with a submit button in the dashboard

I'm writing a WordPress plugin. My plugin has forms that post data to other pages generated by my plugin within the WordPress dashboard. I am trying to create an AJAX function that is triggered when ...
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Wordpress function only executes once

I am trying to create a redirect for my authors so that when they login (and access the admin area) they are directed to the posts page instead of the Wordpress dashboard. I found a function that ...
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Why not register shortcodes if is_admin dashboard?

I have noticed that some plugins such as Contact-form-7, Nextgen-gallery, possibly others, have an interesting anti-feature of not registering their shortcodes when is_admin() is true. The ...
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Fire on widgets_init only on dashboard

I have an interesting issue. I need to launch an action on widgets_init, but ONLY on the WordPress Dashboard. So I can't use dashboard related hooks, because they fire too late; it has to be on ...
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Add Inline Styles In WP Dashboard

I want to mimic the look of front-end in the WordPress dashboard. Since my Fonts are dynamic and user-changeable, I want to add inline styles. But the Post Editor Area is not accepting inline styles. ...
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Add role privileges of the custom post type

I wonder if it is possible when adding a new role add_role() I can assign to it a privileges to add, edit, delete posts of a custom type. To be specific. I want to add a role 'volunteer coordinator' ...
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Menu page with three columns

Seeing all the postbox-containers in wordpress i was wondering if there is a way to add a third column to a custom wordpress admin menu page. I would like to have something like I get when using the ...
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Including a custom options page causes “Pages” to disappear from dashboard menu

I've created a custom options page and referenced it through my functions.php file. When i do this, the Pages option is removed from the WP dashboard, almost as if overwritten by the new options page. ...
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Wordpress version quick check?

This should be a FAQ but I didn't find it quickly. Logging into my wordpress site as admin on the upper left and lower right it reminds me to upgrade to 4.2.1. This support topic on wordpress.org says ...
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How to make the dashboard with language and the blog with another language especially for right to left languages?

How to make the dashboard with language and the blog with another language especially for right to left languages the case: the dashboard in Arabic and the website in English.
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Dashboard can't load all post

My website is for others to post ads, now I am facing the problem of My website dashboard of user cannot show all the post they posted in website. The dashboard will only show the latest 10 posts. ...
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Different site languages for different users

Is there a way to have the WordPress site language - specifically the language used in the admin areas - be different for different users? I would like to have administrators be able to select either ...
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Creating a search form and displaying results

Im trying to create a plugin for a site where the user can see a table of orders from customers in the Wordpress dashboard, It's a custom db but I'm using the wp-list-table, I've wrecked my brain for ...
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Which plugin could minify the Dashboard? [closed]

Which plugin could minify the Dashboard? Are W3 Total Cache and Better Wordpress Minify complatible with each other?
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Edit dashboard based on user ID

Is there a way to edit the dashboard based on the user ID? I know this is relatively straight forward when targeting a user role, but how about ID? For a working example, something along the lines of ...
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2 instances of same widget on the admin dashboard

I find the "Google Analytics Dashboard for WP" plugin very good and I especially like the admin dashboard widget/metabox (not sure about the right name). Problem is, it show only one stat at the time ...
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How can I 'reactivate' .PHP files within a WP plugin that have been marked 'inactive'?

I attemped to edit .PHP files associated with a plugin through the Editor in Dashboard while the plugin was active - all .PHP files associated with that plugin have now been marked 'inactive' and the ...
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Unable to render Admin Notices

I am trying to build a plugin and on activation I would like to render message on the dashboard whether the table exists or not but on activation I am getting the following error: The plugin ...
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Disable “Blogroll” or “WordPress Dashboard News” section in WordPress v.4.1?

Is there a way to disable Blogroll or WordPress Dashboard News section in WordPress v.4.1? EDIT: Actually by saying disable, i mean completely remove and not just hide. I apologize for my the late ...
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Is there a default way in wordpress to create a overlay in the dashboard?

Is there a default way in wordpress to create an overlay in the dashboard area? I need a jquery ui dialog to open after a button click. This is how it goes: The button click will fire a PHP function ...
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Showing “All posts” under custom top level

This is my first time making a custom Post and I noticed that if I add my custom posts on the main menu then they automatically get the "All" and "New" child objects but if I try to add my own child ...
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How to create plugin list groups?

How do I create more of these? so that i can create proper plugins categories in the network plugin dashboard of wordpress.
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How To Get User Data in Callback Function for pre_user_nicename?

Whenever I update a user profile in the dashboard, the user nice-name gets changed in the database: Every time, a "-2" is added. I tried to reset the nicename (based loosely on this thread) by ...
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My code for creating an admin option doesn't work

I used the code provided in this tutorial to create an option menu in dashboard, but contrary to what was expected, I don't see any new menu in dashboard: <?php add_action('admin_menu', ...
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How to Move My Page into WordPress dashboard main menu

I am new to WordPress development, hope this is not a too stupid question. I want to Move my "Camp" Page(that appear Under Pages -> Camp) into Dashboard Main menu, if its not possible to move page ...
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Editor access to plugin settings

I'm trying to give access to an user with the role Editor to this plugin settings page: https://wordpress.org/plugins/commenter-data/ In the code of this plugin on line 31 of commenter.php there is ...
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modifying title (in dashboard) for different widget instances

When I insert multiple instances of widget in a particular sidebar, they all appear by default collapsed and with the same title. E.g.: In this case, the user can upload a different pic to each ...
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creating different edit screens for different roles

I have created a custom post type and custom role, created the proper capabilities and assigned them so the new role and see and edit their own ctp's entries... but I'd like to create a customized ...
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Default category options in menu editor

When I go to Appearance > Menus to edit my main menu, the Pages selector is open by default: My menu is mainly built around categories, so I would like the Categories selector to open by default, ...
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always by default show welcome panel in the dashboard

i am looking for solution to show always welcome panel in the dashboard by php code. i know that for every user this parameter is stored in DB. the question is, how can i check if the login user ...
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locating #publishing-action (dashboard 'Publish / Update Button') to customize styles

I am seeking to customize specifically the #publishing-action 'Update / Publish' post button as seen from wordpress dashboard > post / page editor (on the mid right hand side). I have traced it's ...