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Organizing the position of widgetized areas in the backend

Is there a way to position the widget areas in the WP admin -> Appearance -> Widgets page? I've arranged my register_sidebars function in the proper order however they seem to be displayed randomly. ...
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Remove Categories and Tags from Admin Dashboard

I'm using my own taxonomy for blog posts and would like to remove Categories and Tags from the Dashboard. I've removed them from the Admin Menu and the meta boxes on the Edit Posts page from this ...
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How to Display posts thumbnail in dashboard all posts row in first column?

I use the below code . But the code display Thumbnail in the five number column. How to move it first column position? //show Thumbnail in dashboard function my_function_admin_bar(){ return false; } ...
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Admin section showing CUSTOM Permalink structure thus resulting in permission error [closed]

Used a plugin and it has pagination in backend but the pagination structure is taking custom permalink structure thus it is resulting in permission error when we click on paginations, ...
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How to use the 'Quick edit' option only for Admin and Editor in 'All posts' on the Dashboard?

I have a multi author blog. I want to use the 'Quick edit' option only for Admin and Editor on Dashboard not for Author or other Users. Thank You.
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Can I set a default dashboard layout for all users?

I'm creating a multi-author blog, and have recently added the "Dashboard Notepads" plugin. This allows me to add 1 to 3 dashboard widgets which I can write custom notes in, like news or notices. Is ...
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How to Remove ALL Widgets from Dashboard?

I'm looking for a complete blank Dashboard. No widgets at all and preferably one column. There are snippets to remove the default WordPress widgets, but haven't found nothing about the ones added ...
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Hide widgets/plugins from dashboard

I have two plugins in the dashboard, SEO Wordpress and Custom Content Type Manager, and for security reasons I want to hide these from dashboard. How to do that? I tried to hide the SEO Wordpress ...
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Odd Dashboard Display [duplicate]

Been having odd Dashboard displays using Chrome lately (browser of choice) on multiple sites. I can load the Dashboard just fine, but the update red dots showing are misplaced, certain link are on top ...
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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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Add “custom post type” select in quickdraft (dashboard)

I'd like to modify the quickdraft in the dashboard of the admin panel. So I copied the relative function wp_dashboard_quick_press(), pasted in my functions.php and renamed the function. I added the ...
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3.3: How do you hide the new dashboard welcome panel?

I have tried various versions of this here: unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['high']['dashboard_wp_welcome_panel']); ...
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How can I fix buggy Wordpress dashboard [duplicate]

My Wordpress Dashboard is suddenly quite buggy. To be specific just the admin menu is buggy. When I navigate somewhere in admin area some of the menu items disappear as you can see on the following ...
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Adding options to loop

I made my first theme for Wordpress, but I am interested in one thing so if anyone can point me to right direction. My theme has 4-5 loops, depending on category that it need to show. I want to add ...
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Dashboard left hand menu overlapping next item down [duplicate]

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 do you change the comment count in the back end posts list, to reflect unapproved comments, rather than all comments?

By default, the comment column shows the number of approved comments. I would like to either: Change this to the number of comments pending approval, OR; Create a new column with the number of ...
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How to run function depending on what template is selected in page UI dashboard?

I'm trying to run a function only if a particular template is selected in the page UI dashboard. So basically when someone goes to create a page within wordpress. They can select a template from the ...
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WP admin user search doesn't return all users

I have about 1,500 user accounts (subscribers). When I go to the Users section of the WP admin/backend area, and then try to search for a user, it is very unreliable. If I search for a last name or ...
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How to filter post listing (in WP dashboard posts listing) using a custom field (search functionality)?

Despite the fact I googled a lot, I've not found the answer to a very simple question : I have some posts with a custom field (i.e. supplier_name). I would like to be able to search and filter my ...
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Are dashboard widget settings global?

I followed the example of how to create a create a dashboard widget from WordPress' site to make a widget that reads an RSS feed and displays the items (yeah I know there are plugins that do this but ...
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How to activate the dashboard

Brand new to wordpress, and I'm trying to install a portfolio template called Semplice, how do I activate or find the wordpress dashboard to activate Semplice as a theme, and use all of its functions? ...
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Admin dashboard and admin top bar not showing

First off I am very new to making WP plugins...as a matter of fact I am working on my first plugin so please excuse me if this may sound so novice. I just can't get this to work. There are some ...
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How do I disable dashboard update notifications for subscribers?

For registered users to my blog, if they click on the dashboard, they get an alert suggesting that they tell the site administrator (me) that the new version of WordPress is available. All I want ...
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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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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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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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Can't Login to Wordpress, No Data Received Error

I can't login to my Wordpress dashboard. When I go to example.com/wp-admin and enter my info, it returns a page that says "No Data Received: Unable to load this page because the server sent no data." ...
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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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Add screen options to custom admin pages

I want to add screen options to my plugin settings page, like the ones that are available in the Dashboard. I tried using the add_option method of the WP_Screen object and found that it supports ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...