A function is a sequence of program instructions that perform a specific task. It is packaged as a unit that can be used wherever the according task should be performed.

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I wanted to restrict a user role, only user role “contributor” can access/view a specific product categories, not the post type post category

after reading this article:Add role that restricts user to post in specific category, I try to edit the function code in my theme but it doesn't work, maybe I'm missing something here a small detail ...
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Page returning ID from array, how to return the correct values for post in acf wordpress

Im having a little trouble returning the correct value with the relationship field. My end result is to use the relationship field to add selected locations to a drop down in gravity forms. I can ...
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Use function in stylesheet [duplicate]

I have an Advanced Custom Fields plugin. With ACF I made a colorpicker for every page. I want the color to load in the stylesheet, but this doesn't work the way I want. This is what I have now: ...
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Can I pass two roles to the function get_users?

I want to get the users of role academic and student. I have tried using the code below (passing an array of roles, but all users are being displayed, so clearly it's not working. ...
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Visual Composer creating own shortcodes with vc_map() to return simple Image

I am using the Plugin Visual Composer with in a new Theme I develop. My question is about mapping shortcodes to Visual Composer arrays. The problem I get, when I try to make a custom element for an ...
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Debugging an error: wp_enqueue_style was called incorrectly

I've just uploaded a new, custom theme to find that the container is a fraction of the intended width, and the sections below the home section(this is one single page, long site utilizing ids/anchors ...
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Add content after get_header

I'd like to add content directly after the div#main (end of header.php) and before /div#main (beginning of footer.php). I'm using an own child-template (of twentythirteen), that contains only ...
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Login functions

Where are the functions that handle logging the user in? Specifically, the one that checks the users plain text password at the login page against the hashed formatted one stored in the database?
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How can I see a varibles value when my plugin runs?

I am trying to make a plugin that redirects a user based on how they fill out a form. I am having trouble finding my problem I have narrowed it down to a small snippet that seems to work. function ...
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add_filter Add To Content, Not Replace Existing Filter Function Content

If I am trying to add content to the content generated by a plugin/core filter function - how is this accomplished? The specific situation I am attempting to accomplish - I want to add the widget ID ...
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CSS not displaying

I found function for numbe pagination but when I trying to view the CSS thru Inspect element, the CSS for that pagination is not displaying. Even If I change the CSS style, its not working. How to ...
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override pluggable.php functions

I just not only want to override a pluggable function (wp_new_user_notification) but I want to make sure that if any other plugin is overriding the same function, so my function , override that too or ...
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Home/Static Page View for Visitors pages after that should be restricted

Is there a plugin or a function code I can use to restrict pages except the home/static page to my visitors? I want my visitor to view Home/Static Page ONLY and if they click to older posts (page 2 ...
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functions.php filters not applied in AJAX call

I've added an element to a menu with php (code simplified for illustrational purposes): add_filter( 'wp_nav_menu_' . $menu_slug . '_items', 'add_menu_item' , 10, 2 ); function add_menu_item ( $items ...
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Theme Customizer not recognizing Widgets

First of - i do not know much coding, though i do learn quickly and am looking to get this issue sorted ASAP. I am sure it is something simple. When i load up my site in the Wordpress Theme ...
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WordPress SEO By Yoast Plugin is interfering with a custom function code - how to troubleshoot and fix it?

I'm trying to optimize my page load on my WP site. I've copied a custom function (can't remember where I pulled it from) to optimize my pages. Things that it can are the following: move javascript ...
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Right way to update widget on dynamic new input field

I have code to add an input field dynamicly in my theme. I have testd it, as a metabox and it works. But, not in a widget. First add and update, that codes work, but when I refresh page or try to ...
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Editor Styles Not Working

I am trying to re-style the TinyMCE editor here: http://dannymcgee.net/duskguard/forums/forum/general-discussion/ I've tried both of these in my functions.php: add_editor_style(); or ...
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Conditional required fields for Wordpress Contact Form 7

I know this might be considered off topic but I am not sure where else to post this as it also pertains to WordPress as well as the plugin Contact Form 7. If you know where I should post this other ...
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Can the wp-plugins (Must Use Plugins) URL be targeted for use in functions.php?

Can the wp-plugins (Must Use Plugins) URL be targeted for use in functions.php? I have a mu-functions.php file in the mu-plugins folder. One function calls a javascript file (alerts.js) located in ...
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Is it possible to use a forgot password url filter?

i recently found that a login url filter is available but i can't find a solution for the forgot password as well, for the login url i use this: function custom_login_url($login_url) { return ...
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echo value from 'select' field type into page template using cmb2?

I'm using CMB2 plugin to add metaboxes into a custom post type. I'm adding the additional metaboxes via functions.php onto child theme. It may worth to mention that parent theme/custom post already ...
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Get First Image Or youtube Thumbnail with link to youtube video

Looking for a single function to grab the first image or video thumnail (with link to the video location i.e. youtube) Havent quite found one that will work. My youtube file starts with there new ...
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wordpress not calling peliegro functions.php?

I'm very confused with this question because I'm not really sure what is happenning, but as far as I know, my "father" functions.php is not being called. I'm using peliegro and peliegro Child. What I ...
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Ajax call always returns 0

I have a problem with AJAX returning 0 always! I have done everything by the book and can't figure out what is wrong? Please help!! Here is my Ajax call: //Pass data through AJAX var ...
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How to show in search results posts with a particular tag in a particular category?

As the home page of my blog I've a static page. There I want to show the navigation of the site. Category1 Sub-Category1 tag1, tag2, tag3 Category1 Sub-Category2 tag1, tag2, tag3 ...
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Php function modifying the page's rendering engine buffer and blocking caching plugin

I tried to create a plugin which creates pages based on a CSV or excel file containing hundreds of city names and postal codes. It creates one page per city, with always the same design but different ...
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WP Query. Is there a maximum size?

I develop a plugin that searches for a duplicates of WooCommerce products in a very specific way. It works great in our test environment, but on the client's original setup it does not execute. It ...
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Use WP_Query Data In Cookie

I've collected an array and set-up a cookie via functions.php, both work fine. However, I really need to post the data to the function and set the cookie as this information will vary per customer. ...
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two search forms on the same page

I have a mobile and a large screen search field. I am trying to load these both on the same page. I am using JointsWP Starter theme. Here are the functions: function joints_wpsearch($form) { $form ...
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How to not allow users to create new tags, but allow to them to use existing ones

I want a certain role to be able to add new tags, but other users should just be able to use the text bar to search for existing tags. I know I can hide the tag bar in the sidebar, but I don't want ...
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is_customize_preview() like function to check if Customizer “Live Preview” in JavaScript

Is there a predefined JavaScript function that can be use to check whether the site is being previewed in the Customizer which returns true if it is or false if it's not, just like what ...
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how to create table during plugin installation in side a class

I am creating oop base plugin. So how to create table during plugin installation in side a class.But I could not create table. This is my approach.What wrong with me. class Notification { ...
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does it need any special functions to write in function.php?

does it need any special functions to write in function.php of template for single-{post_type}.php? I created a custom theme , but it does not move the single-{post_type.php}, my page is ...
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Why isn't is_page working when I put it in the functions.php file?

I have page called "Apple", the page's ID id 2533. In page.php file I have line: echo $bannerimg And this function in functions.php: if ( is_page( '2533' ) ) { // also tested with ...
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Excerpt for pages not showing

I am creating a simple wordpress theme and need excerpts for pages. I have tried the code from many topics some resolved on 'wordpress SO' but nothing works. Because I created the theme from scratch ...
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How to store / access files in child theme folder

We are moving a HTML/PHP site to WordPress and want to use as much of the current code as possible. We are using the Avada theme, and have created an Avada child theme folder with the 2 required files ...
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How can I include user meta information in the resulting array of a WP_User_Query?

I'm trying to accomplish some fairly complex custom functionality on a custom WordPress site. The client has an 'About Us' page that includes a list of all team members and their pictures. We're ...
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Load post with a different template?

Let's say I have a single.php file with a certain layout (graphic intensive). I want to create a sort of plain-text version of the same page that is only called when the user clicks the provided ...
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Show media-uploads to all users

I want my media-library and all currently uploaded files distributed and available to all users. I am using the User Role Editor Plugin Is there any functions.php hack that makes all media-uploads ...
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How to override this theme function in child theme

I'm working in a child theme and I need to override a function in order to remove some unwanted items on a top menu. So I have research a bit and found a lot of docs, really, like this, this and this ...
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How to set up an auto delete post?

I want to create a form in which when a front-end sets a date and on that date the post gets automatically deleted. Is it possible?
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Custom posts - tag pagination

I'm using the following code to output the custom posts that belongs to a tag: add_filter('pre_get_posts', 'query_post_type'); function query_post_type($query) { if(is_category() || is_tag() ...
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Issue adding text after short description on product pages Woocommerce [closed]

I am trying to add some text after the short description on woocommerce. I have come up with the following add action but when I use it, it replaces the existing short description text. Is there a ...
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Query custom post in tag archive

I created a custom post and added the standard Wordpress tag functionality: function btp_work_register_post_type() { $args = array( 'label' => __('Works', 'btp_theme'),'labels' ...
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Getting out side of wp root folder from function.php using absolute path

Hi Everyone I am having a relative path issue with linking a css file using a absolute path. Basically I am having the exact same problem as the person here however I do not want to use the URL of ...
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How to customize the_archive_title()?

In my child theme's archive.php, I have the following code for displaying the title of my archive pages: <?php the_archive_title( '<h1 class="page-title">', '</h1>' ); ...
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check if author has published posts in custom post type, then send mail

I have a site where people can submit drafts to a custom post type from the frontend. Once a user submits the form, a new WP user is created. If the user is logged in the submitted user e-mail ...
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A Customizer checkbox control that sets the setting to “” or to “blank” and show() or hide() a color control

Are you familiar with the Customizer core $wp_customize->get_setting( 'header_textcolor' )? It will become available once you add_theme_support( 'custom-header' ). It have two controls, one is a ...
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Set the transport of the Customizer 'header_image' core setting to 'postMessage'

To activate the Customizer core section Navigation (ID: nav), you need to: add_theme_support( 'custom-header' ); I already tried to make the transport of the Customizer header_image setting ...