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How to fix Wordpress dashboard screen option & help button, it's not working

In my Wordpress dashboard "Screen Option" and "Help" button are not pulldown. Could anybody help me to solve the problem. Thanks.
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PHP getting error when trying to access WP-Admin Dashboard

I'm unable to get into the backend of my site, and it's throwing the error Warning: ...
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How to get a value from wp_dropdown_user?

In the admin dashboard, I want to show a list of all users (done so far by wp_dropdown_users) and then take the selected userID and use it as a parameter in another function. :) Sounds easy eh. I've ...
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How To Remove Dashboard Menu Items for Multisite Users?

I'm trying to remove some menu items in the Dashboard of Multisite users. For example my domain name is xyz.com, his site will be xyz.com/user. When he logs in to WP Dashboard under ...
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Warning: call_user_func() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, function

I keep getting this error when. I am trying to insert a dashboard widget and I don't know what's causing the error. Warning: call_user_func() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, function ...
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How To Disable (or Remove) “All Posts, Published, and Trash” in Dashboard Posts

I have been looking for ways to completely remove the All, Published, and Trash webpages for USERS other than the me, the Administrator. So the scenario for me is: I have registered users (which I ...
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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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Custom Table Column Sortable by Taxonomy Query

I am looking to add a custom column to a custom post type post listing table in the dashboard. I have read many questions / answers on WPSE, along with this article. Although, it seems like everyone ...
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Advanced Custom Field in dashboard

I'm looking for a way to add a dashboard widget that has a ACF text and image field in it. I want a client to be able to quickly update a text field right from the dashboard. Any ideas on how to ...
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All of my WordPress sites have Bold Open Sans

I have no idea what happened to all of my WordPress sites' dashboard. Every local site and even my production sites are using a bold Open Sans font. It is miserable and is driving me nuts. I need help ...
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wp.media - media uploader - how to destroy instance of modal?

I have implemented a media uploader/selector with the wp.media object using the method described here. I am facing a problem having to do with large amounts of image files loaded into the modal from ...
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Determining WordPress' Version from the Host's Command Line?

Given that I can't access the dashboard/admin pages on my blog (that's a future question), and that I have shell access to my hosting server, can I find out the current version of WordPress from the ...
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How can I manually activate my previous theme without browser access to dashboard?

When I switched to using a blank theme, the WordPress dashboard disappeared. To re-activate the previous theme I was using (which did have dashboard support), I reset the values of template, ...
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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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How to add a dynamic image as a widget in dashboard

I'm trying to add an image as a widget on the dashboard screen like this: This is an ads image, which will be seen only by users with read role and that too will be changed every month. Already I ...
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how to change only the language of dashboard [duplicate]

How can I change the language of just WordPress dashboard, so that the language of site still did not change? a lot of plugins and themes dashboard becomes mess when I change it to my language, ...
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Locked Out Of Wordpress Admin Dashboard After Server Move

Recently I made a clone of my Wordpress installation from a production to a development server. This entailed me copying and backing up the database and public_html folder to transfer the production ...
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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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Getting 404s in wp-admin after logged in

I'm successfully able to login but the links point to 404s until I correct them manually. Here's the step by step scenario: Visited wp-admin/wp-login.php and login successfully say the dashboard ...
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Filter Dashboard of Custom Post Type by Custom Field

I have created a new Custom Post Type and added a new Custom Field to the Dashboard Table: add_filter('manage_edit-my_custom_post_type_columns' 'addNewMyCustomPostTypeColumns'); function ...
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WordPress Dashboard Problem [closed]

I am having difficulties changing my dashboard address. Currently it is pointed to my_domaincom.wordpress.com/wp-admin while it needs to be my_domain.com/wp-admin: with the current dashboard I cannot ...
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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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Wordpress news on dashboard not working

The WordPress news that appear on dashboard not working properly showing '0' instead the Wordpress news. I never saw it before and I am looking to find why is showing this 0 number instead the regular ...
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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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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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Changing Admin Menu Labels

I have spent the last day using the functions.php file to fully customize WordPress for my client sites. I am amazed at how much I have been able to accomplish and how much easier it will make things ...
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How can I customize the white menu bar on the “Themes” page of the WordPress dashboard?

How can I customize the white menu bar on the "Themes" page (the "theme-install.php" page where a user can choose a free theme to install) of the WordPress dashboard? Currently, the menu links are ...
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Edit/remove wp_dashboard_recent_drafts()

I'd like to remove the draft post form the widget "Quick draft" in the dashboard (admin panel). I want to see the small editor (quick draft), but I don't want to show the list of the last draft. The ...
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Define JSON file values by admin user

I have couple of long JSON files with predefined keys and want to have the values updated by the admin user. So I'm looking for a way where the developer (SuperAdmin in my case) can upload a JSON file ...
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Restrict Access to the User Profile

What I want is, give different Roles different kind of access to the user profile. For example, I want to show the section "Name" but not the section "Contact information". From other sections I just ...
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Custom WordPress Dashboard for Specific user role

I want to customize dashboard or 1st page when user login into admin panel. This will be for Author/editor where he/she will only see some tabs/button of the pages and posts, by click them he/she can ...
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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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Enqueue script in specific page

I am building a wordpress theme with a theme dashboard with options, but as I read somewhere, the enqueue script code I am using just enqueues it in the backend but it loads in every page in the ...
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Admin - Dashboard - Unset recent comments

I try to get rid of the comments list in the WordPress 4 dashboard section but it doesn't work. Here is what I tried: function remove_all_dashboard_widgets() { global ...
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How can I use wp_widget_rss_output to show my site's feed in the dashboard?

I have a dashboard widget working and I'm trying to use wp_widget_rss_output to display the site's rss feed in that area. The problem is that the only thing showing up is an error. ...
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Login as a client no dashboard menu?

I want to be able to login to wordpress through a customized function, no dashboard etc showing. I just want the user being logged in and then I want to handle stuff like customized forms, update ...
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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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Sending an email when a CPT is saved/updated (NOT when it's created)

I have a file field in my CPT. When an admin uploads a file into this field, I need to generate an email. Is there a simple way to do this, or do I have to create a plugin?
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WordPress Dashboard organize posts based on categories

In the WordPress Dashboard > Posts section we can view all posts based on Title and Date (by default it is organized based on recent date published). Is it possible to organize posts based on ...
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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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Move WooCommerce menus to submenu settings

i'm searching a function that will move my woocommerce dashbord menu items (Products, WooCommerce) to wordpres submenu: settings I try to remove menus and add them again using: add_action( ...
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How can I move Customizer menu item to first level in WP Dashboard?

How can I move Customize menu item from Appearance menu to first level menu items in WordPress dashboard so it would be below Appareance menu? Also how can I change the name Customize?
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Create Post Using Form on WP Dashboard

As always, I have unique situations and client requests. I am working on a custom dashboard widget that will include a form to register for an event. Once the form is submitted, it will generate a ...
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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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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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No plugin and theme installation possible

I just installed the most recent Wordpress on a server. Installation went fine, I can login the dashboard. However, I cannot download any plugins or themes. First, I thought it was a permissions ...
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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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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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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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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 ...