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Hide php Notices in Dashboard

When I program a theme, I put WP-DEBUG on. Which ensure a proper PHP code. Sadly most Plugin developers keep using non existing vars : echo $args['title']; Notice: Undefined index: title in ...
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Localhost load-scripts.php Error 500 in Dashboard [closed]

I cloned a remote site on my local MAMP. I fixed pretty much all isues like permission issues and timthumb cache issue used by my Woothemes Fresh News theme. The only issue now is that the backend is ...
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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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File Upload from Frontend

I am working on a blog where user can submit his/her story from the UI. What I would like to happen is if a user submit his/her story it should be visible in the dashboard and i can get the attached ...
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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 ...
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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 Activate Ajax autocomplete in the “Right Now widget” in wp-admin?

in wordpress multisite we have "Right Now widget" where you can search for "users" and "sites". the question is how to enable the Ajax autocomplete for this fields? the input code is: <input ...
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Simple Dropbox - Dashboad Widget ( Call as funchtion or do_shortcode() )

Hello I'm looking to use the simple dropbox plugin, on my dashboard as a secure upload widget, but it uses shortcode to be displayed on a page or post, not so much the dashboad. [simple-wp-dropbox]. ...
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Dashboard doesn't work propertly

I have strange issue with Wordpress on my server. After installing WP, some sites of admin panel require over 3-4 minutes to load. There are these "some" : Plugins Themes Dashoboard main site ...
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Multi users adding their name to a post

I'm trying to figure out a solution for a catering site. Basically, the owner will create a new post with the event details. All the employees will have their own user (something like subscriber or ...
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find view post hyperlink in PHP wordpress admin file

a very simple question regarding the Wordpress backend. I would like to hardcode the link of "view post" in the post section. does anyone of you know which part I find it? Thanks
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How to disable or hide “collapse menu”

Is there a code in functions.php that I can add to disable or hide "collapse menu" button? The one that is on the left side of the admin menu in the dashboard. I'd need it for both admin, authors, ...
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Jetpack Connection Broken [closed]

I've upgraded from 2.8.4 to 3.1.2. There were a number of issues, which are now largely resolved. But Jetpack continues to be problematic. I keep getting this error message in the stats block on the ...
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change link of menu particular tab

Wordpress theme - Twenty Twelve. I want to change link of menu. Current --> No link. Required -->#about (link for particular tab only) I've tried to change link from menu tab (Apperance ...
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login page not working [closed]

i moved my wordpress website from old server to new server without any problem. when i log in to dashboard it is not working. Page becomes refresh, checked with password right and wrong. It doesn't ...
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Wordpress Dashboard not loading CSS?

My site's dashboard used to work fine. I logged on this week after about a week without logging on, and noticed that the stylesheet for the admin dashboard is not loading. In the console I see a 404 ...
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Change default admin page for specific role(s)

I was wondering if anyone knew of a plugin or a way programmatically to change the the default admin page for a specific user/role? I have a master panel page for my plugin currently setup with ...
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How to get view count of every page on site and add that (increasing) number to Dashboard Widget

I don't really have any code, but I'm trying to get the page views of every page on a WordPress site (and every time I hit refresh, the number of page views should increase). I would also like it so I ...
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CPU usage: AJAX and Heartbeat API on admin pages

My (shared) web host recently sent me this: "Our server monitoring systems keep indicating high server load persistently maintained by your website (...). Most of the hits are to the ...
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After Login into Admin Panel, Dashboard is blank

I've installed new Wordpress on new domain, but now the Dashboard in not showing properly. Sometimes it shows, but not working properly as 'Add Media' button in post editor, visual editor is not ...
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Hiding certain panels in dashboard

I want to hide certain panels in the dashboard, for example the Excerpt panel. This metabox has an id of postexcerpt. Is it a good idea to simply add some CSS rule like #postexcerpt { display: none } ...
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Change avatar on themed profile page

I'm using the Theme My Login plugin and trying to allow subscribers to change their profiles to one uploaded from their computer. I've tried the following plugins: Simple Local Avatars ...
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Registered widget is showing up collapsed in the dashboard

I have registered two widgets in my functions.php file; however, the second one (#footer-ad) isn't showing up in the dashboard. function mobile_mix_widgets_init() { register_sidebar( array( ...
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Add “external” link to admin menu in the backend

Trying to add a link to my admin menu (dashboard/backend) that leads to the frontend of wordpress, so I basically want a link in the menu that takes me to the blog. I've found a couple of ways to ...
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Show WP content on different PHP Sites

we are about to start developing a big dynamic web project (Probably on ZF2) which will have some modules&tabs to act as CMS module (displaying news, galleries, posts etc). Let's assume we have ...
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How to make post and comment count unclickable with dashboard_glance_items hook

I have a multi author site and I have already used some hooks to stop them from viewing other author's posts and media. Now, in the Wordpress Dashboard in the "at a glance" section it shows them the ...
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Wordpress dashboard + website are totally messed up [closed]

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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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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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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Custom Table Column Sortable by Taxonomy Query

I am looking to add a custom column to a custom post type post listing table in the dashboard. I have read many questions / answers on WPSE, along with this article. Although, it seems like everyone ...
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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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Adding Custom Post Type Counts to the Dashboard

The dashboard conveniently tells me how many posts, pages, and comments I have. I would like it to tell me how many articles, videos and cartoons I have too (three custom post types registered with my ...
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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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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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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 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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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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Video tutorials in Dashboard

I want to insert a few video tutorials in the wordpress dashboard, instead of creating a pdf manual for a client, as i think they are easier for this client, how would I go about that? I am thinking ...
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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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How to fix Wordpress dashboard screen option & help button, it's not working

In my Wordpress dashboard "Screen Option" and "Help" button are not pulldown. Could anybody help me to solve the problem. Thanks.
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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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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 ...