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Fire on widgets_init only on dashboard

I have an interesting issue. I need to launch an action on widgets_init, but ONLY on the WordPress Dashboard. So I can't use dashboard related hooks, because they fire too late; it has to be on ...
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Why not register shortcodes if is_admin dashboard?

I have noticed that some plugins such as Contact-form-7, Nextgen-gallery, possibly others, have an interesting anti-feature of not registering their shortcodes when is_admin() is true. The ...
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Add Inline Styles In WP Dashboard

I want to mimic the look of front-end in the WordPress dashboard. Since my Fonts are dynamic and user-changeable, I want to add inline styles. But the Post Editor Area is not accepting inline styles. ...
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Add role privileges of the custom post type

I wonder if it is possible when adding a new role add_role() I can assign to it a privileges to add, edit, delete posts of a custom type. To be specific. I want to add a role 'volunteer coordinator' ...
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Menu page with three columns

Seeing all the postbox-containers in wordpress i was wondering if there is a way to add a third column to a custom wordpress admin menu page. I would like to have something like I get when using the ...
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Including a custom options page causes “Pages” to disappear from dashboard menu

I've created a custom options page and referenced it through my functions.php file. When i do this, the Pages option is removed from the WP dashboard, almost as if overwritten by the new options page. ...
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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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Wordpress version quick check?

This should be a FAQ but I didn't find it quickly. Logging into my wordpress site as admin on the upper left and lower right it reminds me to upgrade to 4.2.1. This support topic on wordpress.org says ...
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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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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 to make the dashboard with language and the blog with another language especially for right to left languages?

How to make the dashboard with language and the blog with another language especially for right to left languages the case: the dashboard in Arabic and the website in English.
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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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Dashboard can't load all post

My website is for others to post ads, now I am facing the problem of My website dashboard of user cannot show all the post they posted in website. The dashboard will only show the latest 10 posts. ...
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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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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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HTML and links via Quick press

Is there any way I can add an HTML link from the quick press on the /wp-admin Dashboard? Does it accept HTML? If only I could do that, I wouldn't have to go to create new post every time I wanted to ...
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Different site languages for different users

Is there a way to have the WordPress site language - specifically the language used in the admin areas - be different for different users? I would like to have administrators be able to select either ...
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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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Can't Login to Wordpress, No Data Received Error

I can't login to my Wordpress dashboard. When I go to example.com/wp-admin and enter my info, it returns a page that says "No Data Received: Unable to load this page because the server sent no data." ...
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Creating a search form and displaying results

Im trying to create a plugin for a site where the user can see a table of orders from customers in the Wordpress dashboard, It's a custom db but I'm using the wp-list-table, I've wrecked my brain for ...
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Which plugin could minify the Dashboard? [closed]

Which plugin could minify the Dashboard? Are W3 Total Cache and Better Wordpress Minify complatible with each other?
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Edit dashboard based on user ID

Is there a way to edit the dashboard based on the user ID? I know this is relatively straight forward when targeting a user role, but how about ID? For a working example, something along the lines of ...
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2 instances of same widget on the admin dashboard

I find the "Google Analytics Dashboard for WP" plugin very good and I especially like the admin dashboard widget/metabox (not sure about the right name). Problem is, it show only one stat at the time ...
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How can I 'reactivate' .PHP files within a WP plugin that have been marked 'inactive'?

I attemped to edit .PHP files associated with a plugin through the Editor in Dashboard while the plugin was active - all .PHP files associated with that plugin have now been marked 'inactive' and the ...
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Unable to render Admin Notices

I am trying to build a plugin and on activation I would like to render message on the dashboard whether the table exists or not but on activation I am getting the following error: The plugin ...
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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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How to create plugin list groups?

How do I create more of these? so that i can create proper plugins categories in the network plugin dashboard of wordpress.
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Is there a default way in wordpress to create a overlay in the dashboard?

Is there a default way in wordpress to create an overlay in the dashboard area? I need a jquery ui dialog to open after a button click. This is how it goes: The button click will fire a PHP function ...
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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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Showing “All posts” under custom top level

This is my first time making a custom Post and I noticed that if I add my custom posts on the main menu then they automatically get the "All" and "New" child objects but if I try to add my own child ...
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How to Move My Page into WordPress dashboard main menu

I am new to WordPress development, hope this is not a too stupid question. I want to Move my "Camp" Page(that appear Under Pages -> Camp) into Dashboard Main menu, if its not possible to move page ...
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How To Get User Data in Callback Function for pre_user_nicename?

Whenever I update a user profile in the dashboard, the user nice-name gets changed in the database: Every time, a "-2" is added. I tried to reset the nicename (based loosely on this thread) by ...
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My code for creating an admin option doesn't work

I used the code provided in this tutorial to create an option menu in dashboard, but contrary to what was expected, I don't see any new menu in dashboard: <?php add_action('admin_menu', ...
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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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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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Editor access to plugin settings

I'm trying to give access to an user with the role Editor to this plugin settings page: https://wordpress.org/plugins/commenter-data/ In the code of this plugin on line 31 of commenter.php there is ...
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modifying title (in dashboard) for different widget instances

When I insert multiple instances of widget in a particular sidebar, they all appear by default collapsed and with the same title. E.g.: In this case, the user can upload a different pic to each ...
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creating different edit screens for different roles

I have created a custom post type and custom role, created the proper capabilities and assigned them so the new role and see and edit their own ctp's entries... but I'd like to create a customized ...
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Default category options in menu editor

When I go to Appearance > Menus to edit my main menu, the Pages selector is open by default: My menu is mainly built around categories, so I would like the Categories selector to open by default, ...
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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 ...
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2k views

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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locating #publishing-action (dashboard 'Publish / Update Button') to customize styles

I am seeking to customize specifically the #publishing-action 'Update / Publish' post button as seen from wordpress dashboard > post / page editor (on the mid right hand side). I have traced it's ...
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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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How to Activate Ajax autocomplete in the “Right Now widget” in wp-admin?

in wordpress multisite we have "Right Now widget" where you can search for "users" and "sites". the question is how to enable the Ajax autocomplete for this fields? the input code is: <input ...
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Simple Dropbox - Dashboad Widget ( Call as funchtion or do_shortcode() )

Hello I'm looking to use the simple dropbox plugin, on my dashboard as a secure upload widget, but it uses shortcode to be displayed on a page or post, not so much the dashboad. [simple-wp-dropbox]. ...
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Dashboard doesn't work propertly

I have strange issue with Wordpress on my server. After installing WP, some sites of admin panel require over 3-4 minutes to load. There are these "some" : Plugins Themes Dashoboard main site ...
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Multi users adding their name to a post

I'm trying to figure out a solution for a catering site. Basically, the owner will create a new post with the event details. All the employees will have their own user (something like subscriber or ...
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find view post hyperlink in PHP wordpress admin file

a very simple question regarding the Wordpress backend. I would like to hardcode the link of "view post" in the post section. does anyone of you know which part I find it? Thanks
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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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Jetpack Connection Broken [closed]

I've upgraded from 2.8.4 to 3.1.2. There were a number of issues, which are now largely resolved. But Jetpack continues to be problematic. I keep getting this error message in the stats block on the ...