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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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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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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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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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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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Reorder dashboard widgets

I recently tried to reorder the dashboard widgets by writing a plugin. I accomplished this: with the following code: <?php /* * Plugin Name: Custom Dashboard * Description: Custom dashboard ...
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How can I make a custom post type that loops pages in a new dashboard page, each single page is a new dashboard page (all within the back-end)?

I've been wanting to make the most out of WordPress, to use it more and more like a CMS as it truly is a wonderful project. Out of all the CMS/Blogging webapps, WordPress wins in my book. I ...
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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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send users logging in from wp-login.php directly to home page of site, rather than dashboard

I am currently using a plugin called Sidebar Login which allows users to bypass the dashboard and go directly to the site. However, when users login via /wp-login.php (e.g. when they click on their ...
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How WP decide to show or not to show in admin panel the pop-up window with hint? Need a fix

To all newcommers the WP3.5 show the floating hint about new abilities of 3.5 version placed on top left coner of screen saying: We’ve combined the admin bar and the old Dashboard header into ...
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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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TinyMCE buttons broken

For some reason my TinyMCE buttons are completely misaligned and have the wrong background-position (See image below): I have attempted to download a fresh install of Wordpress 3.5 and replaced my ...
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How to use control_callback when creating a widget via functions.php or plugin?

I've created a dashboard widget in my functions.php file. I want to have it be able to update some stuff in the database upon form submittal. According to the codex documentation, I should be ...
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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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Cannot access dashboard after upgrading to 3.5

Fatal error: Call to undefined function get_taxonomies_for_attachments() in D:\hosting\10111755\html\wp-admin\menu.php on line 67
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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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alphabetically order role drop-down selection in dashboard

The site I'm working on will have a very large number of unique user roles via a members plugin. Because of that, I'd like to have the Role drop-down selection on the Add New User page to display ...
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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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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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Does the 3.4.2 Dashboard have Chrome Frame headers?

A quick google search for "Wordpress Dashboard Chrome Frame" seems to indicate that 3.2 and up integrate Google Chrome Frame is included in the Dashboard, but I haven't been able to find anything ...
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Can't access dashboard, connection times out (other pages work fine)

I have a multisite Wordpress installation with 2 blogs, on different domains. One of them works fine, but I just realized that for the other, I can't access the admin area. I can log in, but when ...
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Hooking into add_submenu_page

Ever come across a plugin that is using the manage_options capability for a page that... really doesn't need to be? Well, I've come across just that. This may be more of a general question about ...
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Frontend editing, Frontend user dashboard

I am creating a website so that users can submit their articles from the front end. I have quite a few things set up: The ability to submit custom post types from the front end Blocked from 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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Dashboard widget custom positioning?

I cannot figure out how to arrange my custom widgets one left and one right. I'm using this code to create custom widgets: //Add my comments. Shows user his last 5 comments function ...
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How do I disable dashboard update notifications for subscribers?

For registered users to my blog, if they click on the dashboard, they get an alert suggesting that they tell the site administrator (me) that the new version of WordPress is available. All I want ...
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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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display URL or permalink instead of page title in dashboard

Is there a way to display the page url or permalink instead of the page title on example.com/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=page I am doing some A/B testing and some pages have the same title, but a ...
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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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How to change the title of a Meta Box on a specified Custom Post Type? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change The Title Of a Meta Box Is it possible to change the title of a Meta Box on a specific Custom Post Type add or edit page? For example, if I'm viewing the post ...
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How to change the default home page for the WordPress Dashboard?

Is it possible to change the Default "Home" admin page when logging into the WordPress Dashboard? I thought about a couple of possibilities... Substitute the content on the Dashboard home page ...
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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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Adding link to dashboard sidebar, nested under custom post type

I hope there is an easy answer for this, as it doesn't seem like it should be difficult and could make my backend much easier for other's to use. I'm trying to add links to custom post types - that ...
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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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Execute PHP function inside the admin area

I want to ask if there is a hook for executing php inside the admin area, my problem is I'm trying to do the get_posts wordpress function inside a popup frame using the thickbox jQuery plugin, using ...
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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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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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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();