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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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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 ...
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Adding dashboard widgets to show - custom post type stats, information from other plugins

I have a website and i need to be able to edit the dashboard widgets so it shows relevant information to the website. At the moment all that is showing is the right now widget. Inside this widget, i ...
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Widgets not expanding on wordpress 3.3 widget dashbord

I updated to WordPress 3.3 (manual update) and cleaned browser cache. Widgets dashbord stop working when tring to expand dynamic sidebars for custom theme when it works for previous wordpress 3.2 ...
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3.3: How do you hide the new dashboard welcome panel?

I have tried various versions of this here: unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['high']['dashboard_wp_welcome_panel']); ...
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Dashboard RSS Widget Overhaul

I want to give add an order digit on to the dashboard feed like in the image below: http://i.stack.imgur.com/kK0GJ.png I edited default-widgets.php - function wp_widget_rss_output () but it's still ...
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hook for dashboard show_user_profile

I'm looking a way to avoid regular users go to profile and dashboard page. Have this little code to work with profile page: function lockdown_profile() { global $current_user; return ...
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Taxonomies not showing in WP Dashboard Right Now widget

For some time I've been using this code snippet adding both custom post types and custom taxonomies to the WP Dashboard Right Now widget: function dashboard_right_now_content_table_end() { $args ...
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Add new section to “Right Now” widget

I've been hacking away at modifying the "Right Now" widget in the WordPress dashboard, and although there are some hooks/filters which apply to just that, they are sparsely documented or explained. ...
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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 ...
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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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How to remove these fields from the 'Profile' section?

I have to remove some profile fields from the 'Profile' page according to the user roles. For removing the color picker I used remove_action("admin_color_scheme_picker", "admin_color_scheme_picker"). ...
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Disable dashboard drag&drop

I need to disable drag&drop functionality for dashboard widgets. This should be realized with jquery, just as it is for the dashboard_browser_nag. I'm no jquery expert - so can anybody tell me ...
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how to render dashboard widgets conditionaly in wordpress admin

I would like to render some custom dashboard widget conditionally. If logined user have more than or equal to editor role I would like to render some more widgets than a user with subscriber role. How ...
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Wordpress Dashboard Incoming Links Error

Hy all! I have a problem with the Wordpress Dashboard - the Incoming Links are not working. I only get "A feed could not be found at ...
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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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Possible to hide Custom Post Type UI/Menu from specific User Roles?

What I'm looking to do is completely hide the UI for a custom post type from specific user roles...Ive previously found many resources on how to disable access to using those CPTs but nothing that ...
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Show selected value in a drop down menu

I have a multisite setup and I am adding some additional information fields in the profile edit screen in my theme's dashboard. I am primarily using text fields however I have a drop down selection ...
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Plugin settings page template

When creating plug-ins for WordPress, there are times when you need to make a settings panel. Sometimes, you need more than one page, and they can be quite complicated. So far, I have been ...
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Add multiple images to author profile page

I'm developing a directory style theme using multi-site and each new author needs to be able to upload 5-10 photos to be displayed in their profile page. Is there any way of doing this? I don't mind ...
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Editing wordpress dashboard

I've almost edited dashboard of wordpress but now i'm confused with sidebar I can't find page where appereance, posts, comments, settings etc etc. Can anyone know where i can find codes of that ...
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Creating / Editing a post from within site template

I am developing a website that will allow multiple users to author short posts (Kind of like a job board) and I want to know how they can author or edit these posts from within the site template (Ie; ...
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Extending the user profile

Is there any way that developing a Wordpress admin panel like this would be possible? http://deanelliott.me/wp-content/uploads/account-backend.jpg My client wants it to be displayed within the ...
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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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How do I add content to the dashboard in Wordpress?

I have created some content using php, js and html which shows the bandwidth the site has used (using the cPanel API and the Google Graphs API) I want this to be shown on the dashboard in Wordpress ...
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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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Catchable fatal error in appcloud free theme by Tokokoo

I have been attempting to make this theme work, Kelontong by Tokokoo, as seen here : http://stylishwebdesigner.com/6-free-wordpress-ecommerce-themes-to-create-an-online- ...
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Change maxlength of link_description in dashbord link section?

Im using wordpress together with qtranslate and it works on pages and post but not in menus, widgets etc. So i created jquery scripts to solve those issues. The problem is that the field ...
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How do I remove dashboard access from specific user roles?

I'd like to prevent certain user roles from accessing the dashboard http://www.openeye.net/wp-admin/ at all. I've moved and restyled user profiles to a new page that's viewable on the site. How would ...
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Add custom row to welcoming in dashboard

I have one plugin which conflicts with new design of dashboard. I see, that author doesn't bother with support, so I thought I do it myself or at least try. So I would like to add custom row to this ...
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Allow user access to Dashboard only!

Update: This snippet below removes the menu also for my admin account: function remove_menu_items() { global $menu; global $user_ID; if( $user_ID ) : /* Dashboard only acccess ...
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Adding an editable field to template?

I'm making a theme for a client (first time using Wordpress), and the client would like to have multiple site "descriptions" to be available. The first one as the main description, and the second one ...
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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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Embed iframe or html page into dashboard widget

I was wondering if it would be possible to embed an html page or add an iframe into a dashboard widget. I have a multi author blog and i want to make my admin section a simple as possible for some of ...