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Use a filter from a class function?

How can i use add_filter within a class function? this doesn't seem to work class ClassA { .... function my_custom_upload_dir($dir) { return array( 'path' => ...
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what is __return_false in filters

I was thinking of removing/hiding admin-bar from my wordpress (3.1.1) installation. I visited following link: http://codex.wordpress.org/Plugin_API/Filter_Reference/show_admin_bar I was surprised ...
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How do I hook my function to run only after submitting login form

I'm new to wordpress. I'm writing my first plugin. I don't understand how to have my function run only after submitting the login form while not running every time I refresh the login page. I tried ...
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Execute filter in theme as last

Is it possible the execute the called add_filter in theme after all plugins they've been loaded? I use one of the plugins from repository to can add the ability to define custom target links for ...
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Pass all custom fields through the same filter on post load?

Is there a way to filter all custom fields on a post? Lets assume for very basic simplicity I have: standard fields of: title post body custom fields: author ISBN quote Lets assume on page ...
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Please explain me what the do_action does

I am trying hard to understand do_action but not understanding. I was studying the blane theme. And they have this code in sidebar.php <div id="secondary" class="widget-area col-md-3" ...
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WordPress hooks/filters insert before content or after title

trying to insert content before the post content in my functions.php - I know how to use the regular wp hooks, but unsure how to insert into other areas. Tried this, but it kills content on any other ...
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Isotope JQuery Menu Link to a Filter in Section of One Page Website

I have an Isotope gallery on a one page parallax website. I would like to create a menu item in the header that points to a specific filter ("locations") in the gallery. Well, to be clear, this menu ...
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Is it possible to use object in add_action?

So is it possible to do something like this with add_action? class class{} $my_class = new class; add_action('init', 'my_class');
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Disable sanitize_file_name on upload without modifying functions.php

I am looking for a way to disable sanitize_file_name function without modifying the functions.php or formatting.php. I am uploading files that have other language file names and all I am getting are ...
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Override an advanced custom fields action callback [duplicate]

I'm in the process of writing a CDN plugin for WordPress and am trying to integrate it with the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. I need to filter the output of the "File" field type on the edit post ...
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Filter by custom Field for Custom post type Admin Listing

I have a custom post type "Article" which has a custom field "issue" that is the id number of a "issue" post type that i am selecting using a simple select box. I want to add a drop down of issues ...
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Filter get_projects_category();

Is it possible to amend the <?php get_projects_category(); ?> to only get projects from specific categories? The previous code is populating a menu with category links, and I only want certain ...
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How Can I Add a Filter to Class Instance Only?

I have a custom class which I use for several cases extending it, for example class A { public function show_things() { print_r( apply_filter( 'yet_another_filter', array( 'coffee', ...
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How can I append content from another given id in the current post?

I need to append the content from a couple given post ids, into another specific pages. This is what I've tried but it's not working. The goal is to append the content from posts id 1794 and 2094 ...
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Proper way to replace the_content only for pages created by custom plugin

I'm creating a plugin that needs to replace the_content of only two specific pages that it created upon activation. Here is my code: add_filter('the_content', 'emd_content'); function ...
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user_has_cap filter allows edit but will not allow save

Problem I'm working on a website where we need to be able to put a username in the custom field of a custom post type, and allow the user specified to make changes to that post and only that post. I ...
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Removing menu item doesn't get removed on edit post

I have removed some menu links for a basic contributor role, just that when the user access the edit post section they re-appear(wp-admin/post.php?post=24731&action=edit). What am I missing? This ...
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Custom search fields and AJAX support

I am trying to rewrite the search. I used the action pre_get_posts and the filters posts_where and posts_join. The page loads with my custom filters. But I can't make it work with AJAX. How can I make ...
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How do I exclude plugins from getting automatically updated?

There is an opt-in filter that allows all plugins on my site to receive automatic updates: add_filter( 'auto_update_plugin', '__return_true' ); I like this feature, but I don't want all my plugins ...
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Replace header image on all other pages but home - URL issue

I've got a function working to achieve what I want on my dev server, but it will not work on the live site. I have a random image implemented via shortcode and plugin, and it must appear everywhere ...
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display only the wp_nav_menu, which has the current-menu-item

i have a problem displaying only the menu with wp_nav_menu, in which the current-menu-item is in. Heres what i got: function register_menus() { register_nav_menus( array( 'sidebar-menu' ...
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wp_insert_post_data filter hook identify current action

I have this function to set the title of a wordpress post which works properly for saving / updating posts. The major issue is that the function stops posts being deleted (it removes the title but the ...
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4.0 remove_filter for Wordpress core function not working for me

I was trying to overwrite how captions are embedded into a page when editing in the admin. I simply did this: remove_filter( 'image_send_to_editor', 'image_add_caption', 20); add_filter( ...
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How to use update_{$meta_type}_metadata filter to modify meta value

I'm trying to wrap my head around the update_{$meta_type}_metadata filter, in order to modify both post and user metadata before database insertion. After reading the docs and the core, it seems to ...
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Wordpress category filter update subcategory

I'm building a new theme and i need to have an option at the top where there are three dropdown fields which represent three unique categories. The three categories are basically ( Country, City, ...
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Removing posts from the returned wp_query. Cannot use object of type WP_Query as array

My end goal is to perform 3 custom field filters on a sets of filters on a WP_Query. The difficulty arises as I need to use both AND/OR relations between the 3 filters: field1 = A AND field2 = ...
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is_page_template() doesn't work with excerpt_length filter

I am tring to set a different excerpt lenght for the pages that use an specific page templates using excerpt_length filter. This is the code: add_filter( 'excerpt_length', 'nmd_excerpt_length', 999 ...
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How to make a wp_title filter hook change the title column in custom post types reliably

I have written code for a custom post type. The custom post type is loosely based on the cpt-bootstrap-carousel plugin, but only as far as functionality goes. My code makes use of the ...
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If Specified Page then Redirect Elsewhere in Plugin

There's a few parent pages that only exist for URL purposes, but the actual page themselves need to be redirected to the home page since they're blank. I'm trying to make a simple plugin that will ...
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How to get current action?

I am developing custom registration form. Is it possible to get current action (comment adding or user registration) in function? For example i am using: add_filter('preprocess_comment', ...
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Override email_exists function

I am trying to override the email_exists function to modify the way it works slightly. It is not listed as a pluggable function so I am unsure how to go about it. I would like thef following to ...
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Using similar CPT rewrite slug and endpoint?

I'm currently using "details" as an endpoint to divide information from a CPT with many fields across multiple views. My URIs look similar to /location/location-name/details/rates/ I've got this ...
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Best filter to use for modifying custom fields on a post?

What is the best filter for editing custom fields on a post? I am not actually editing the post content but some related fields. Would it be add_filter('the_content', 'edit_custom_fields');? It just ...
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Remove posts inside pre_get_posts using a custom query

I need to remove posts from admin listing, if their last child post author is different than the parent post author. I was hoping to use pre_get_posts, but can't figure out how to do this. Here's my ...
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Remove filter and view options from custom post type edit screen

I have my CPT edit screen almost looking how I want it but want to remove the filter and view options from this screen as they are not needed for this interface. How do I remove them? Are there any ...
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How to remove Filters from post admin page?

On a custom post type, I want to remove the filters that show up on /edit.php (where all of the posts are listed out). I have a custom taxonomy that shows up as a filter that I WANT to keep, but I ...
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the_content and is_main_query

I am filtering the content with the the_content filter. Everything works perfect, excerpt that my changes are applied to custom queries as well. My changes appear in the sidebar as well if the widget ...
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run shortcode in excerpt of single custom post type

Hi because of the way my theme is set up, I need to run a shortcode inside the excerpt of a custom post type (services). This is the code I have so far... function ...
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Removing any and all inline styles from the_content()

For one of my current projects, I had to transfer blogposts from an old Wordpress site to my project. Things went smoothly until I've seen that all the posts were copy pasted from Word, leaving this ...
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Change name of existing post status type

I've been googling around, and struggle to find any solutions on how to add custom post status. Id like to add 2 a new status called "unread" I've seen the codex explaining how to register a new ...
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Find field name and its applied filters

Currently, I'm trying to modify the calendar plugin in my Wordpress to accept line breaks in the field for the event's cost. I managed to remove the escape HTML functions from the views, i.e. if I add ...
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Add notice to add image popup

I have been using the global "pagenow" variable to add instructions for users, but I need to somehow hook into the add image popup as I would like to instruct the users on optimal resolution for ...
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Custom Search Template for Custom Post Types

I know this is asked a million times, and I've found the solution. It seems fairly straight forward but it's not working for some reason. I wonder if it has something to do with the fact that I'm ...
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Bind a function with its own argument to show something dynamically after every content

I have a function that is grabbing something from database using a user-defined ID. I need to show the content after every post/page content. So I followed @s_ha_dum's solution from WPSE, like below: ...
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What is the earliest hook to modify post content?

I have installed a plugin that adds stuff at the end of the content. I just want to apply my modifications to the post content before this plugin does. In my case or otherwise, what is the earliest ...
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remove_action conditionally for Custom Post Type - not working

I'm using a Genesis child theme with the 'Genesis Co-Authors Plus' which enables support for 'Co-Authors Plus' I'd like to disable the author box everywhere except for the blog. Genesis Co-Authors ...
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embed the_content

Im trying to wrap video urls and embed code in a classed div so that I can style it. The vid code is being pulled from the custom meta value I've setup for the video post type. Nothing I've been able ...
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How can I change the lost and reset password from action url?

This a second part to my original question posted via the following link How to change/rewrite the lost password url? Submitting the lost and reset password from generates a 404 because there action ...
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How to change/rewrite the lost password url?

I used iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security) hide back-end functionality to change the login url to /signin however clicking the lost password link /wp-login.php?action=lostpassword now ...