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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Dashboard Whitescreen of Death?

I can login into the Dashboard and see the menu of the left, it shows that there are 7 plugin updates and a WordPress update required but on the right I have a blank screen, I can see the update to ...
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Theme editor not showing correct index.php

I've run into a weird issue. Not a big deal, but I'm curious about the cause. I was making a small edit to a site built by someone else; it was also temporary, so I was just using the built-in theme ...
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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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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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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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(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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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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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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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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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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Whole right area of wordpress admin dashboard not showing

Whole right area of Wordpress admin dashboard not showing... WP version is 2.7.1 What could be the reason? It was working before.
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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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Change maxlength of link_description in dashbord link section?

Im using wordpress together with qtranslate and it works on pages and post but not in menus, widgets etc. So i created jquery scripts to solve those issues. The problem is that the field ...
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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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265 views

How to redirect specific post type with user role

I have created custom post type Books in my functions.php. Now I want to redirect every user (assigned with editor role). When they click to Dashboard it goes to this page: ...
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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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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 do you force the wordpress dashboard to be 1 coulmn by default?

How do you force the wordpress dashboard to be 1 coulmn by default? I want to show the dashboard as a single column for all users.
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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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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 ...
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Single-level menu option? Another way?

I'm developing a child theme of Twenty-Thirteen for a client. My theme contains a second navigation menu properly registered through my functions.php file. This second navigation menu is fully ...
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How do I pass arguments to dashboard widget callback functions?

I'm struggling to use the $callback_args parameter of wp_add_dashboard_widget successfully. The following code keeps displaying string(0)"" when dumping $args: add_action( 'wp_dashboard_setup', ...
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Adding help information to custom post edit page

I have two custom post types created (using Types plugin) with a bunch of custom fields. I need to add a help information, instructions for admins that will show at the top of add new/edit CPT page ...
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can't access dashboard and showing forbidden page

i cant access my dashboard. after i make true the wp-debug it shows the following error. Notice: wp_register_script was called incorrectly. Scripts and styles should not be registered or enqueued ...
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right_now_content_table_end function not working?

I noticed recently my custom counts for custom post types are not showing on the dashboard. Im using this function: right_now_content_table_end It worked well before, Im not sure when it stopped ...
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Extend WordPress 3.8 Site Activity Dashboard Widget to include more comments

The new Site Activity dashboard widget defaults to showing 5 comments. I'd like to show 10. I can see the code in core /wp-admin/includes/dashboard.php where it calls the function ...
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can not access wp-admin after migrating to openshift

I recently migrated to Redhat's Openshift PaaS. My site is little bit slow in loading but working fine but Now I am unable to access wp-admin. mysite/wp-admin is redirecting to ...
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Wordpress 3.8 - Dashboard 1 Column Screen Options

With the new Wordpress 3.8 under Screen Options they seem to have misplaced the "Columns" feature where you could put your widgets into 1 Column, 2 Columns, 3 Columns, or 4 Columns. My question is how ...