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Graphics and Formatting Not Loading in WordPress on IIS

We have IIS 7.5 and we've installed WordPress (v3.3.1) through the Microsoft Web Platform installer (http://www.microsoft.com/web/wordpress). All works fine when we load WP locally (e.g. ...
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Stop auto formatting in shortcodes

Is there a way I can stop Wordpress auto formatting everything I enter inside a shortcode tag? A the moment I want to include a h2, a paragraph and another shortcode, but everytime I do Wordpress ...
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Content over 10,000 characters won't display with the_content()

A friend of mine just noticed that their site wasn't displaying pages that had a lot of content. For some reason they are just blank, and if he removes some content from the page it will display ...
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How do you edit the html of teaser excerpts

All my teaser excerpts have no formatting applied to them. With firebug I can get the text to look how I want by editing the html but I don't know where to edit the html in wordpress. How can I do ...
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How to show only text from post in WordPress

How do I retrieve just the text of a post in WordPress not including any pictures?
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Space Not Being Generated in HTML Output?

I'm using a code called custom_link_pages to generate my multiple page post links, but I'm getting a space between my page numbers and previous link, but my next link is missing the same space. ...
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Adding to he format dropdown menu tinyMCE in Wordpress

Does anyone know the steps needed to add a custom format to the blockformat (p,h1,h2,h3 etc.) dropdown in the tinyMCE editor in Wordpress? I've found a lot of different ways to do that, which seem to ...
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Automatically added brs and paragraphs?

Here's my very simple shortcode: function box_shortcode( $atts, $content = null ) { extract( shortcode_atts( array( 'width' => 'auto', 'height' => 'auto', ...
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HTML tables in content areas

Is there a plugin that would allow me to create and edit tables within the content block in posts and pages? I suppose a bit like the 'insert table' command in MS Word.
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How to remove filter apostrophe and single quotation

My wp version is 3.2.1 In wordpress, the apostrophe/single quotation will transfer to ' And I'd better need to transfer to %27; I tried to edit formatting.php, in line: $string = ...
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When calling wp_title(), do you have to create some kind of “title.php” file?

... or does wp_title() already handle the various contexts in your blog? This could clarify for me how I can achieve a reusable index.php file without having all the conditional statements inside it ...
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What does the Global Variable $s represent?

What does the $GLOBALS['s'] variable contain? It looks like an empty array, but what would it normally hold? I've encountered it in a tutorial: The WordPress Theme: Single Post, Post Attachment, ...
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How can I prevent Wordpress to wrap <br> into a <p> paragragraph

When I create a new page and put <br class="clear"> into the HTML view it gets rendered as <p> <br class="clear"> </p> This causes problems with the theme ...
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Formatting text in posts

In a post on WordPress, is there a way of selecting items of text and applying formatting, such as font / font style and font size? I see that there is a 'Format' dropdown... should I change the ...
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All images on one line for each post

Having trouble getting around the issue where my client wants all of the images for each post to be on one line. This can be done in the editor, but they are not very tech savvy -- just wants to be ...
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Formatting a date/time returned from a custom $wpdb query

I'm definitely a rookie WordPress/PHP developer, so please forgive ignorance :-) Q: How do I format a date/time returned from a custom query against $wpdb? Here's the scenario: I'm trying to write a ...
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Displaying Meta-Box Data Properly

Quick and dirty, I have meta boxes pertaining to concert information. (i.e. venue and location) and am trying to figure out how to properly display them in my post. At the moment to display the ...
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Add dollar sign and commas to a number?

I have a field on the admin side where a user enters a number for a price. If a user enters 1000000 I'd like to be able to display on the front-end $1,000,000. Any ideas on how to accomplish this? ...
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Is sanitize_title_with_dashes formatting function too liberal (in terms of accepted characters)?

sanitize_title_with_dashes (see code below for reference) is the function Wordpress uses to format "pretty" urls. However, contrary to the function's comment header, it allows much more than ...
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why doesnt my formatting work in my wisiwig editor?

I am trying to format my post with extra blank lines. But for some reason they dont get reflected when i save it? But the underline etc work fine Any idea how to sort this problem
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Display KML (or other “raw data” file) nicely in WP?

I want to display this file: http://data.barrycarter.info/aprswx.txt on wordpress.barrycarter.info, but all my attempts fail because of preprocessing: ...
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Add visual editor capability to custom excerpt window?

The custom excerpt field (under Add New Post) only accepts html. Thus, you can't just cut and paste a segment from the Visual Editor. If you want links to appear in custom excerpt, you have to know ...
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Remove wptexturize from a shortcode?

Is there a way to remove wptexturize only for a certain shortcode?
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Formatting error with source code on WordPress.com?

I've been trying to post some Java code to my blog, but it seems like it has some problems with the formatting. First, whenever I copy/paste code into the editor, it's pasted as pre-formatted, which ...
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Style wordpress image captions in RSS

My WordPress site includes the full article in its RSS feed. This includes the text of the post and basic formatting. It also includes post images and their captions. The problem is that my captions ...
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Can't get blog entry to format properly using wp-load

I'm setting up a blog that I'm trying to integrate the posts of into old site pages. The $id = $_GET['article_id']; $post = get_post($id); setup_postdata($post); echo $post->post_content; ...
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Formating the display of a post's date, outside the Loop

I'm using this function to be able to retrieve several data, from outside the Loop: function get_post_data($postId) { global $wpdb; return $wpdb->get_results("SELECT * FROM $wpdb->posts WHERE ...
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Why is WordPress WYSIWYMG and how do I make it WYSIWYG?

WordPress may have a text editor that appears to be WYSIWYG, but upon using it I discovered that it is actually WYSIWYMG- What You See Is What You Might Get (once it's done screwing with the HTML). ...
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Line breaks not showing up properly

I'm trying to have spacing show up between a paragraph and heading in the following excerpt: In my article series on handling extracurriculars, I coined the term Sovereign Zen philosophies. It builds ...
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Format the Layout of Images In The Edit Post Textarea?

The textarea in which posts are written and edited doesn't handle image layout very well. Inserted images seem to be aligned with the left edge of the textarea, or the right edge of the previous ...