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How to manually activate user in dashboard only by admin

I'm looking for a function that allows admins (only) to activate new users. When a user registers he have to be approved by the admin before he gets access to log in. Does anyone know how I can do ...
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Add number of members to “Right Now” dashboard widget

Problem I have this code in functions.php but it does not output the total number of members (something is wrong with it it breaks the site) in my "Right Now" dashboard. Is there a way to fix it? ...
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284 views

Custom User Field in Dashboard Widget

I checked justin tadlocks custom profile field tutorial and wanted to add the field in the custom dashboard widget but it seems it's not working. I want to show all the user information in this ...
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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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Custom Fields on User Dashboard?

I was thinking about either getting a plugin or shortcode to create custom field that shows on user and allows admin to change them and edit the information, not users. For example, if we have wp ...
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Create dashboard setting which lets me set ID of category which is inserted into template

Part of a function i'm using in my single.php page is $myposts = get_posts(array('numberposts' => 10, 'offset' => 0,'post_status'=>'publish','category' => 32)); I need to make the number ...
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how do you prevent showing a particular category on the admin dashboard for specific user roles?

I'd like to prevent the "Featured" category from appearing for certain user roles. To be specific, I want only the admins and editors to be able to see and thus select or unselect that category. ...
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How to develop a community feature in the dashboard for multiauthor site

I run a Wordpress site that has more than 300 authors. Is it possible to create some type of community in the backend (dashboard)? Ideally, a space where the authors can discuss with each other in a ...
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add widgets to dashboard for easy access for clients?

I have a widget created: if ( function_exists('register_sidebar') ) register_sidebar(array( 'name' => 'Featured Video', 'before_widget' => '', 'after_widget' => '', ...
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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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312 views

Wp backend page content not showing, but actual page is fine

I'm having a little problem where, well long story short, i get told to "fix" a WordPress gallery etc...be it add/remove images or whatever but when i log in and go to that page, be it in "visual" or ...
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How can we customize the logo and some text on the welcome screen?

I have found discussions and solutions on hiding or removing the lately introduced Welcome screen. But we DO find the screen, as a whole, very useful and an excellent addition. So, what we are ...
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WordPress' ALL post count info on its dashboard does not match phpMyAdmin's ALL post count!

While phpmyadmin's wp_posts table reports something like this Showing rows 0 - 29 (10,223 total, Query took 0.0022 sec) SQL query: SELECT * FROM `wp_posts` LIMIT 0 , 30 Wordpress's dashboard ...
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Top toolbar is not showing in wordpress admin panel

Today I came over a very interesting and confusing problem. I developed a wordpress website in my localhost and it run perfectly. But when I moved that site in my server I saw a strange thing. When I ...
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Determine Registered Admin Menus

Is it possible to obtain a list of which Top Level Admin Menus have been registered via some plugin? I'm talking about menus registered with: add_menu_page();
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Remove users access to dashboard

As far I know, the widgets in the dashboard can be removed, but I want to ask if its possible to remove the access to dashboard completely and allow access to only post-new.php page? Thanks.
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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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160 views

Force page to open in html mode

Hi I have a page that always gets messed up when opening in Visual mode, can I force this particular page to always open in HTML mode for all users in the dashboard?
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3k views

How to Change the Categories Order in the Admin Dashboard?

The order of categories on dashboard is alphabetical. Can I change it to custom order?
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345 views

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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Hide dashboard from non-admin users

Is it possible to hide the dashboard completely from the Non-admin users and give them access to only New post and edit posts page? Thanks.
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Google adsense stats plugin? [closed]

Does anyone know if there's a WP plugin that shows you stats about your ads (like clicks, earnings, etc) ? I've been looking around and most plugins I've found only let's you manage the actual ad ...
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how can I go about creating a dashboard in the post section of wordpress admin

I am trying to create a dashboard in post section of wordpress admin area. I want it just underneath the Publish dashboard. like for example this code here place a dashboard in immediately when I log ...
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241 views

Create wordpress dashboard metabox which spans all columns

Is it possible to create a wordpress dashboard plugin that will span all the columns that the user has chosen to display? I know how to force the user to only display one column but I would rather ...
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wp_count_posts, wp_count_terms and wp_count_comments for specific user?

Is there a way for the functions wp_count_posts, wp_count_terms and wp_count_comments to return their results only for a specific user, possibly by using a user's ID? I'm making a custom "Right Now" ...
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empty dashboard for custom role

I setup a custom post type employee with an agent role that mimics an author role for this particular post type, and so far everything is working fine, except that when I created a test user and ...
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How to Make a Custom Dashboard Widget to Display Custom Notification from Admin?

I am looking for a way to achieve the following: A group of users 'students' They login to the site Each student can see a 'Custom Dashboard Widget(s)' Each widget will carry a personal message ...
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Dashboard says “no posts found” even though there are some posts

I have a weird bug on the dashboard: the dashboard says there are a total of 3 posts, but the list is empty and says "No posts found" (see image below) It's a fresh install on a shared Windows ...
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User Custom Dashboard

I wondering is there any way/plugin to configure the User Dashboard or Panel. I know there already has a plugin called WP User Frontend able to do this, but the plugin so far is not support for custom ...
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Replace dashboard widgets with banner ad

I know it's probably not encouraged, but is there a way to replace the standard dashboard widgets (Recent Drafts, Quickpress, etc.) with a standard image banner ad? I know how to add new dashboard ...
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Want to know who is login Admin/User

want to know who is login in my wordpress website if admin login then go to dashboard and if user login then go to homepage Approach: I used this code <?php if ( is_user_logged_in() ) { ...
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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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WordPress dashboard is slooow. Front end is fast

Every aspect of my dashboard is slow--it can take 30-60 seconds to get a list of pages, or to updated a post. Yet, the front end is fast. I checked all the plugins--no problem there. I deactivated ...
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343 views

Remove the 'Press This' Tool

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

Another noob question...when authors log on and access their Dashboard, they see all sorts of widgets such as an Internet Explorer warning, news on what's going on with WordPress. Is there anyway to ...
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432 views

Add dashboard widget to page created with add_menu_page()?

I've created a standard page with a top level menu using add_menu_page() and I want to turn that page into a bespoke dashboard, ie to have a number of boxes like the dashboard widgets using something ...
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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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filter custom post type by meta key in dashboard

I'm looking for a way to expand e customize more this topic how to filter post listing (in WP dashboard posts listing) using a custom field (search functionnality)? I've a custom post type in the ...
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Local wordpress setup with SPAM in the incoming links dashboard section?

I am developing a website on my localhost and i just notice a bunch of incoming links in the dashboard's incoming links section, which doesn't look valid. When i visit the urls i don't see a reffer ...
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WordPress Dashboards: slowness and timeouts

On a single server, we have a number of single-site WordPress installations (which have been around for many years and have worked fine 'til now) and one newer multi-site installation that has been ...
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Dashboard Contact Form

Is there a way to make a dashboard contact form widget? I just simply want to have it there so users can give feedback directly from their dashboard.
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How to make an interface similar to multi-site for switching between multiple (single) sites for administrators?

I have a few WordPress sites and I want to make it easier to manage. I was thinking of being able to switch sites in the dashboard like WordPress multi-site, but when I was looking into it I see ...
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Displaying URL Based on User Input from a Form W/in a Dashboard Widget

First question and first commercial plugin. Woohoo! I'm trying to create a dashboard widget that leverages user input and a predefined URL structure to create an outbound link that sends the user to ...
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Pending Post review notification for contributors

I've been looking around at this for solutions but strangely I can't seem to find one that appears decent - maybe I haven't looked hard enough. What I want is a notification on my dashboard when ...
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Removing admin bar from wordpress dashboard

I'm using wordpress multiste 3.3.1 I'm not gonna update it in the future. So I disabled all upgrade functions. I want to remove the wordpress admin bar from both frontend as well as dashboard. I can ...
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Compatibility with RTL installations

I want develop a plugin that add boxes and menus in WordPress backed. What I have to keep in mind to make it compatible with WordPress RTL installations? Any idea or suggestion will be appreciated. ...
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Widget Screen Locked

Within the Wordpress dashboard, the widget screen is locked and it won't allow me to drag new widgets within the sidebars - or remove any that's there. I've seen suggestions to toggle the 'screen ...
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Customizing the dashboard page or post overview

What would be the best way to add some basic HTML to the page overview (edit.php)? Basically I want to add some text, like a meta box, to explain some things about the page system to my multisite ...
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Remove dashboard, use Pages tab as default

Is there a way to have "Pages" set as the default tab when the user logs in to the admin area? I am using a heavily customised set up, where none of the dashboard widgets are useful so they are hidden ...
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Reset positions of metaboxes in admin

I am writing a theme and in it I have a function which creates two metaboxes. The forth parameter of the "add_meta_box()" function I used can be set to ( high, core, default or low). I want the boxes ...