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Make sub menu items a main link in the admin menu using fuctions.php

I am trying to customize the admin area using the functions.php file to make things easier for my clients. One request I have got before and hope to be able to accomplish, is to move some of the sub ...
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Easy lightbox effect inside of dashboard widget

I've got a dashboard widget that pulls from an RSS feed on my central server and allows anyone using my theme to see newly available skins. Using the dashboard widget, I'm currently presenting a ...
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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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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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(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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Possible to enqueue scripts and CSS to Multisite Network dashboard?

Is it possible to enqueue scripts and css only to the Network Admin Dashboard? To edit the network admin menu, you have this hook: network_admin_menu, so I also tried network_admin_enqueue_scripts, ...
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RSS dashboard widget not showing visuals

I am using a RSS feeds widget on my dashboard as shown in this Q&A. Problem is feeds doesn't show up any visual like images or videos. I verified this by looking raw feeds which I used. Here is a ...
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Continuous Login Sessions For Super Admins Across Multi-Site Network of Sites

I've looked around on WPSE, and WordPress.org and Google. Can't seem to find much information on this topic. Is it possible to enable continuous login sessions across all WordPress Multi-Site linked ...
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remove post and categories/tags count from right now dashboard widget

I know it is easily possible to add a post-type count for a custom post type to the right now dashboard widget. However I wonder if it is also possible to remove stuff from this widget. E.g. I ...
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How to create a dashboard widget for one user

I will start by warning you that my programming skill is limited. I need to create a dashboard widget that will display in the WP dashboard for the users with the user_id=21. So far I have tried the ...
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wp-admin does not redirect to dashboard

I have a weird problem, which I could not solve yet. I installed wordpress 3.4.1 and made an own template. I use one plugin - qTranslate. Everything is fine on my local copy and also on my dev copy ...
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Inserting images in multiple posts native gallery

I am trying to find a solution to a problem that Wordpress seems to lack. Here is a scenario: I have uploaded images to a post using the native gallery to display the images. These images then ...
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Avoid updating post when sending POST or GET request to post.php

I've created a Plugin which adds a new meta-box on the post.php dashboard page, containing a form. Whenever a POST request is submitted from that form, I would like to save some post meta-data. I ...
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Modifying the built-in behavior of ajax tag type-ahead functionality of WordPress

Currently, it takes 3 characters to be entered into the tags, before WordPress can start suggesting matching tags. Where do I make it so it instantly starts those suggestions? I've got a 100's of ...
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Add a banner to the Dashboard

Is there a way to add a banner to the WP dashboard? I don't mean in a custom widget or anything, just a simple image banner.
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Remove “You are using Wordpress 3.2.1” from Right Now Dashboard Widget

I'm looking for a to hide the text on the dashboard that says "You are using WordPress 3.2.1" in the Right Now widget. Not that we don't love WordPress, but for our use-case (where we'll be providing ...
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Can I add/replace the Wordpress image in the Dashboard

Is it possible to change the Wordpress logo and header in the Dashboard so I can customise it a little more to my business? Ideally it could be done in a way so that it wouldn't break every time I ...
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Sync User to cPanel webmail?

I have a client who's site is built using WordPress. The account is using cPanel with webmail accessible at domain.com/webmail. They have 2 email accounts setup (user1@domain.com and ...
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Multiple columns in add/edit post/page? [closed]

If you go to the WP main Dashboard page, the screen options allow you to have 1-4 columns for the screen layout. When you get to the Add/Edit Post/Page pages (/wp-admin/post-new.php and ...
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“Discussion” checkboxes unchecked by default on pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: setting comments off as default for pages and custom post types? When I create a new page, I want these two checkboxes (from the "Discussion" meta box) to appear ...
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How to position custom dashboard widgets on side column

My Question: Is it possible to add custom dashboard widgets in the right hand column instead of only on the left hands side? I use wp_add_dashboard_plugin( $widget_id, $widget_name, $callback, ...
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load-* hook for dashboard

I'm trying to add a screen option to the dashboard screen. I have a function like: my_function() { ... add_screen_option() ... } Now, I need to know the correct action hook $hook to ...
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Change labels on 'Nickname' and 'Biographical Info' in user-edit.php

For a project I'm working on, I want to change the labels of the 'Nickname' and 'Biographical Info' fields on edit profile (user-edit.php) page in the dashboard. I still want to use those fields as ...
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How to insert category list into post creation page, and retrieve chosen categories?

I would like to display the full list of categories on the Page creation page, so that the user can pick using checkboxes which category posts should appear on that page. I then need to retrieve ...
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Grabbing how many posts by month for a dashboard widget

I am trying to develop a dashboard widget that counts posts or post types by month. I am really not sure how to go about doing this. I know how to create a dashboard widget and all that with post ...
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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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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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Good solution for adding jQuery tabs anywhere within WordPress?

Is there any solution for using jQuery tabs within the native WordPress scripts? If you know of a way to get any method of jQuery tabs working on the frontend and the backend please share your ...
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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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Can I limit this meta box to a particular page?

I am using a version of this (http://www.deluxeblogtips.com/meta-box-script-for-wordpress/) meta box script but I want to be able to limit which edit screen a meta box shows. For example, if I only ...
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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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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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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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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 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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Remove “Content” and “Discussion” from Right Now Dashboard Widget

How do I hide "Content" and "Discussion" element in the "Right Now" dashboard widget? Here's a screenshot:
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Get all posts by post_author

I am creating a back-end dashboard where I need to show all the post assigned to current user by the wp admin. I assign user role to Author and while creating post (as a wp admin) just assign ...
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How to redirect non admins to homepage if trying to view mysite.com/wp-admin/?

I want all my users (contributors and authors too) but the admin to be redirected to the homepage if they try to view mysite.com/wp-admin/. Contributors and Authors must be able to add and edit posts ...
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Where are the files that control the multisite user dashboard?

In multisite where are the files that control the dashboard for the multisite user admin? Also where are the files for the normal, standard, wordpress admin dashboard? I want to tweak the mu user ...
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Custom order categories in admin dashboard

everyone, is there way to order categories in add/edit post in admin dashboard. The problem is my order must be custom, not by Name or ID. For example: Rumors (id 5) News (id 1) Features (id 7) etc. ...
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Show Welcome Panel on Dashboard for every user

I have customised the welcome panel on the dashboard for users with information in. I then hid the "Dismiss" button and added CSS to make the welcome panel always visible. Using the 'welcome_panel' ...
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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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Custom dashboard widget search box

I'd like to create a custom dashboard widget that contains the search box from the posts edit screen. I know how to create the dashboard widget and how to display it, but I don't know how can I place ...
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Remove the 'Press This' Tool

Is there anyway to remove the 'Press This' tool from WordPress for all users? Thanks!