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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 user2@domain....
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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 /wp-admin/...
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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 unchecked ...
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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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Disable “Blogroll” or “WordPress Dashboard News” section in WordPress v.4.1?

Is there a way to disable Blogroll or WordPress Dashboard News section in WordPress v.4.1? EDIT: Actually by saying disable, i mean completely remove and not just hide. I apologize for my the late ...
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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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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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Use wp_logout_url() in menu creation page

can anyone give me some idea about how I can use the value of wp_logout_url() within the menu creator page of wordpress? As the menu creation page doesn't support php I cannot just put echo ...
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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 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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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 you navigate away from the updates screen during an update?

Bit of a random question, I was running an update on a plugin, and went to ⌘ + click another item from the the dashboard menu, finger slipped and I ended up going straight to that page before the ...
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How can I fix buggy Wordpress dashboard [duplicate]

My Wordpress Dashboard is suddenly quite buggy. To be specific just the admin menu is buggy. When I navigate somewhere in admin area some of the menu items disappear as you can see on the following ...
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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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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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File Upload from Frontend

I am working on a blog where user can submit his/her story from the UI. What I would like to happen is if a user submit his/her story it should be visible in the dashboard and i can get the attached ...
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How to see wp-config file from WordPress dashboard?

One of my client has lost all of his WordPress hosting details. The only thing he/she remembers is the WordPress dashboard's password. Is there a way I can see wp-config file from WordPress dashboard ...
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How do you change the comment count in the back end posts list, to reflect unapproved comments, rather than all comments?

By default, the comment column shows the number of approved comments. I would like to either: Change this to the number of comments pending approval, OR; Create a new column with the number of ...
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How to activate the dashboard

Brand new to wordpress, and I'm trying to install a portfolio template called Semplice, how do I activate or find the wordpress dashboard to activate Semplice as a theme, and use all of its functions?
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Dashboard Widget CSS

I want to add a class name to my custom dashboard widget but I've found no way to do this searching the codex. Right now the only class name on my widget is postbox (which is added in '/wp-admin/...
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Wordpress function only executes once

I am trying to create a redirect for my authors so that when they login (and access the admin area) they are directed to the posts page instead of the Wordpress dashboard. I found a function that ...
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always by default show welcome panel in the dashboard

i am looking for solution to show always welcome panel in the dashboard by php code. i know that for every user this parameter is stored in DB. the question is, how can i check if the login user don'...
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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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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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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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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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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 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!
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Admin top level menu, pointing to an external url

I want to create a entirely new top level menu in the admin menu section, and have that be an external link, is this even possible with the current system? The solution that t31os provides in this ...
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how to remove description from menu buttons?

I just installed Wordpress into my server and I am currently using the "graphene" theme to test my wordpress blog. I have two pages in addition to the front page, which is "about us" and "sample page"....
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How do I create a section in the dashboard w/ an input field

I want to create an input field in the dashboard where I can put in links or text which will update a section I define on the actual website. I know I can just edit the template but I want to make ...
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How to solve 500 Error on WordPress Admin Dashboard due to time-out on getdirsize

problem: Only some blogs did not show the dashboard (but did show all other admin pages). I have left this problem for some time (months) since Googling did not bring up anything relevant and I was ...
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Remove Visual Composer Tab from Dashboard Menu

I have installed Visual Composer for a client and am now trying to remove the tab from the Dashboard menu. How can I do this? function remove_menus(){ remove_menu_page( ‘js_composer.php’ ); ...
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Move “Menus” link from Appearance > Menus to its own tab on left column Dashboard

I am working on cleaning up the WordPress Dashboard menu to make it easier for our client to use. How can I move the "Menus" link located at Appearance > Menus into its own tab on the left column of ...
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Which hook for processing plugin page form data?

Which hook should I use for processing form data from my plugin pages. I currently use "admin_init". Is that correct? Was this hook intended to be used this way?
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Processing ajax call to php to insert into mysql database

I made top menu in wp admin dashboard. There I will have input field. It will be input where admin can enter Google locations. After picking correct location admin will press save and location will be ...
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Is there a way to remove plugins in dashboard - where you cannot identify the slug by the plugins name?

I'm trying to create a generic function that removes menu pages in admin dashboard wordpress. This is my attempt... function remove_menus(){ //Find admin... $admin_url = get_admin_url(); ...
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Remove Categories and Tags from Admin Dashboard

I'm using my own taxonomy for blog posts and would like to remove Categories and Tags from the Dashboard. I've removed them from the Admin Menu and the meta boxes on the Edit Posts page from this ...
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How to Display posts thumbnail in dashboard all posts row in first column?

I use the below code . But the code display Thumbnail in the five number column. How to move it first column position? //show Thumbnail in dashboard function my_function_admin_bar(){ return false; } ...