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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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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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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 ...
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Given multiple admin accounts, how can I make it so that only admin with X username can edit posts

My question is pretty much in the title. I have 2 or more administrators, but I only want the admin with X username to edit the title of the posts while others can only view them. Feel free ...
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Modifying Dashboard edit.php

So I just made a Custom Post Type which doesn't need titles for it's entries. How can I modify the posts-list in dashboard (see image) so that it would display the post's excerpt/content instead of ...
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Remove dashboard access but allow ajax file upload

I want to restrict dashboard access for users with a custom user role. The code works fine, and i can perform custom ajax requests successfully, howeverim not able to upload a file using the wp.media ...
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Wordpress Dashboard - Restricting Access

I'm new to WordPress and a bit confused with something. I'm trying to build a classified marketplace type of website for myself. I am NOT building this for a "client". I will probably be using a hack ...
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Change column of row action (Quick Edit) links in WP_List_Table

Is it possible to move the "Edit | Quick Edit | Trash", etc... links (A/K/A "Quick Edit links") from a table generated by a custom post type registration into a different column other than the "Title" ...
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Allowed memory size exhausted problem

This seems to be a weird problem. The exact error is this: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 67108864 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 337608 bytes) in ... It only hangs the dashboard. The ...
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Move Jetpack Stats dashboard widget to right side

is there anyway to move this? I've followed the instructions in the WP docs to no avail.. / / Global the $wp_meta_boxes variable (this will allow us to alter the array). global $wp_meta_boxes; // ...
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How to add/edit content Custom Content item in theme

For my first wordpress/website, I purchased a WordPress theme. I can edit and add pages fine. My level of understanding is: to add a page I use the Pages | Add New button in the Dashboard. Where I'm ...
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Can one display a specific page on the WordPress dashboard using the WordPress dashboard API? [duplicate]

I'm using a WordPress page to display this week's notice. This page will need to be updated weekly. I would love to have a box on the WordPress dashboard (similar to QuickPress) that would allow the ...
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How can i force wp-admin to use 2-column dashboard layout? [closed]

How can i force wp-admin to use 2 column layout via plugin?
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Custom wp_welcome_panel for every role or custom dashboard

I would love to customized and dumb down my dashboard with custom icons, shortcuts, guides, etc. I can do this already using widgets, but I would like to dare and do something better. ...
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Dashboard Widget drawn before opening HTML tag

I am making my first dashboard widget and it is displaying successfully but the output HTML from the function below is showing up before the opening HTML tag on dashboard page. The code involved is ...
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Dashboard Widget Form

I created a Dashboard widget to send push notifications to an app, but the way I have it coded, whenever I make changes in the Plugin Editor and press Update File, the code gets ran and I get a blank ...
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Admin Dashboard - Recent Comments source

I need to see the source file for the admin dashboard widget that shows recent comments, can anyone point me to the exact php file that does this? I can't find it anywhere on the codex or in google ...
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Add 'Right Now' widget to custom dashboard

I have created a custom dashboard page to which the user is redirected when logged in. I want to include the 'Right Now' widget to my custom dashboard page. How do I achieve that ? class CustomDash { ...
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sweet custom dashboard link customize

I am using the sweet custom dashboard plugin. When I go to the dashboard then it shows this example.com/wp-admin/index.php?page=custom-dashboard type of link. But I want to show ...
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wp_redirect not working on admin menu page

Im trying to create a admin menu link on the backend dashboard, that will take users to the front end of their site. Im trying to use this code, but for some reason the redirect is not working. // ...
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Rearranging Dashboard meta boxes with use of plugin/functions.php

I know how to remove meta boxes from dashboard, also how to add new ones, but is there a method that allows to rearrange them, for example move from side position to normal with use of functions.php ...
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Togle wordpress metaboxes

While some excellent posts and tutorials have been written about removing and un-setting metaboxes, what i am looking for is to be able to turn them and off through a settings page for my theme. I am ...
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Don´t allow access wp-admin for non-admins but allow to upload files [duplicate]

I want to restrict the access to the wp-admin.php (dashboard) for all non-admins. I found different ways but the also restrict the subscribers to upload files. Is there a secure way (not only hide the ...
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187 views

How to get a value from wp_dropdown_user?

In the admin dashboard, I want to show a list of all users (done so far by wp_dropdown_users) and then take the selected userID and use it as a parameter in another function. :) Sounds easy eh. I've ...
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Enqueue script in specific page

I am building a wordpress theme with a theme dashboard with options, but as I read somewhere, the enqueue script code I am using just enqueues it in the backend but it loads in every page in the ...
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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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Create dropdown of users in admin dashboard

I'm trying to make a list of users come up in a widget in the admin dashboard. So far i've got it showing up, but I want the list to show a custom field from the user's profile instead of the normal ...
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Tracing dashboard publish settings from input form in WordPress

I need to replicate a plugin's input form from the dashboard and make it available to the public so that they can enter data directly to the DB rather than using a form that is emailed and then ...
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Create custom page and custom menu

I'm trying to do one custom menu at my wordpress admin panel. My plans are: make and menu, to add some contents at a custom page, like "people" and their names, etc... I wanna make it with php. I ...
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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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How to handle change the appearance of 'categories' box on dashboard?

I have a site with hundreds of categories, and when I come to edit some menu on wp-admin/nav-menus.php it is really difficult, because in the categories box there a few pages, with something like 20 ...
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Custom Dashboard Home Screen Options

I want to make the entire Homepage on the Dashboard empty and add in my own custom screen options. How do I go about doing this? Do I create one from scratch or edit what's already there? Is there ...
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Adding a single text input field to a custom Dashboard widget

I have a client whom I want to give as much Dashboard control over the admin area as possible. I know how to create a custom dashboard widget that contains just text/html but I have no idea how to ...
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Force Network Admin Dashboard to 1 column on wordpress multisite

I am wondering whether anyone knows how to force the dasboard layout to 1 column on a wordpress Multisite install for the Network Admin Dashboard This is part of the solution but it does not force ...
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add different stylesheet file to edit themes file list [duplicate]

I am not sure if the title makes sense so feel free to suggest a different one. Anyways… In Wordpress dashboard Appearance -> Editor page I would like to load app.css file located in current theme's ...
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Can I use a form in a dashboard widget?

I'm building a plugin and would like to add a dashboard widget with a custom form. In this form, users should be able to edit a list of strings (add, edit and remove items). Is there a WordPress API ...
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Storing custom dashboard widget options in wordpress

I am using the Codex example to build a custom widget. The specific example seems to be working fine until you click configure and change options values. After you click submit, changes are not saved. ...
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The Admin Dashboard Div

How can I style and add new divs in the admin dashboard area inside of the wpbody div under the Dashboard Tab? I would like to insert a new div in the wpbody div...
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Show custom messages on dashboard menu page

How can add custom helper message on dashboard menu page. Say i want to add some message in "Users" menu page. Thanks in advance to all experts bro...
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How to override the user dashboard

I wanted to know if it is possible to completely override wordpress user dashboard. I want to delete the upper bar when logging in ("the grey bar at the top"), and only take user to the original ...
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How to upload and add images to the existing post from the front-end with admin approval which is posted by other user

I want, by admin approval, that a logged in user can upload a image and add to the post which is posted by other user. He should add the image to the post from the Front-End.
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WP Logs me out after updating anything on dashboard

Not sure what is going on here but my live site kicks the admin out every time they change something in the dasboard. For instance when an admin updates a page the url looks like ...
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Create 3 buttons for new post for a different category

I am customizing the admin panel of WordPress. I have users with roles to only write to 3 categories. I would like to design 3 buttons or divs to create a new post but each one for a different ...
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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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Custom Role does not have access to dashboard

I was just adding a custom role by using the add_role() function. Here is the code below: add_role('user', 'User', array('read')); I figured this would give the same level of access as the ...
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How to minimize WP dashboard menu programmatically?

I'd like to programmatically (either with js or php, but I imagine it'd simpler with js) hide the dashboard admin menu using the same functionality that is already built in. All I want is, when the ...