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How to hook into unregistering a widget instance?

I would like to hook into a widget instance after it is removed from a sidebar panel on the Appearances -> Widgets admin page. So if the instance was an active widget and then removed, I would like ...
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Featured image upload finished hook

I'm looking for a way to hook into the process of uploading a featured image. Ideally I would want to be able to do some stuff right when the upload has finished, before the thumbnails are generated. ...
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template_redirect or admin-ajax.php?

My plugin needs to be reachable by the public and accept query vars. When called, it will run some backend db tasks, call a 3rd party API and sometimes redirect. Previously, I was using ...
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Rewrite rule for page with plugin shortcode

I created a plugin to display a list of real estate properties on a page. The list is embedded into a custom page as a shortcode: [real_estate_list status="1"] The list is loaded from an external ...
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wp.media add context

I have wp.media frame on my plugin to upload doc, docx file. I am filtering the uploaded file. If uploaded other than supported file, it will display this error I am filtering it at ...
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wp cron job fires at every second or so, if callback is wrapped with DOING_CRON check it never fires at all

I am a bit lost while dealing with a open source plugin implementing wp cron. You can read about the problem on github https://github.com/nekojira/wp-currencies/issues/6#issuecomment-116735909 - I ...
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Add media library tab

I'm trying to make a new tab in the media library. I have found the function add_media_page which helps me add a page in the media menu to the left. How ever, this menu is not always visible, for ...
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put custom taxonomy slug in front of their respective term slugs

I needed to register two custom taxonomies which partly share some terms. The structure would look like this, when commerce and crafting are two different custom taxonomies: Commerce Furniture ...
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Get log of function/method calls made by do_action() on WordPress initialization

Is there any way I can get a log of the method calls that are made when do_action( 'init') is fired?
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Hook before & after plugin / core update

I'm working on a maintenance plugin for my website and I want to enable it before plugin/core upgrade starts and disable it after plugin/upgrade ends. Any ideas ? Thanks! :) PS: all I know is I can ...
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How to set a custom path, for ajax image upload folder in admin?

I am coding my first Wordpress plugin that handles some data for a custom (shop-like) post type. It also has an image uploader within a metabox, where you simply drag in your images and it ...
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PHP header() gives headers already sent

I am working on a checkout proces in Wordpress where if customer clicks on the checkout button he gets redirected to a payment provider. Important to know: I use a session in this proces. I use PHP ...
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I have 2 plugins using the same wp_login action hook and one is not working

so this is after a few hours investigating, I have s2member plugin and a custom plugin what happens is they are both using wp_login hook in this manner, s2member: add_action("wp_login", ...
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Add custom text in the media library image meta area

I want to add some custom text in this area in the media library: Is there a filter I could hook into or how can I add content there? If not, how do we do this using Javascript? I want the text to ...
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Issue understanding and using WordPress filters and actions

I have a custom WordPress plugin that I have developed. The plugin is a widget bundle containing a bunch of custom widgets. The scenerio The plugin allows for custom css styles through creating a ...
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Show message in media-new.php

I'm wondering if there's a way to show a specific message when user uploads a file using the wp-admin/media-new.php script. So far I have this: function my_uploads_notice(){ global $pagenow; ...
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Hooks are not being removed in child theme

I have a hook file: function load_admin_package(){ do_action('load_admin_package'); } /* * ----------------------------------- * Define hooks bellow * ----------------------------------- */ ...
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Firing a function AFTER redirect

I am using a function that redirects the user to a custom page, rather than wp-login in the event of errors. In my case I am using the Http Referer function to send the user back to the same page ...
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Copy post to separate database with “add_action(…)”

I'm basically trying to have a copy of a post be sent to another database's table when it's published. I've gotten it to add a new row in the new table, with my own static arguments, but I'm not sure ...
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Hook into existing tinyMCE button

Is there a way to hook into an existing tinyMCE editor button? I have a plugin that currently has a button on the editor and it shows a popup-box when clicked. This box has tabs inside. I would like ...
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Add a new confirmation page before saving

I'm going to add a hook that does some modifications of the text before saving. Before making the changes permanent, I would like the user to confirm the changes after a "save_post" hook. Is there a ...
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Can I hook into wp_update_core outside of the admin?

I'm trying to bring some of the admin functionality to a custom front end in WordPress. Questions of security and pragmatism of this aside, is there an available hook to trigger wp_update_core outside ...
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Remove Sidebar from Specific Product Category “Slug”, “not all” | Wordpress Woocommerce

My question is, Can i remove the sidebar only for particular URLs of my side. If the url is like below - remove the side bar and make the page full wridth ...
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Wrapping main content area of the blog page with a div by action or filter hooks

I used loop_start and loop_end hooks to wrap the main loop to load posts. But the problem is there are recent posts and category sections which is also getting wrapped up. I only want to wrap the main ...
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Template file structure , wordpress hook for altering the template

i need to convert a html structure to theme. So this is my html structure <html> <head> ................. </head> <body> <div class="main"> <div ...
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Custom Post Type On Publish Update Meta Field

I'm wondering if someone can shed some light on how I can update a custom meta field value, when a new post is created in a custom post type? Specifically, I have a custom post type named ...
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Wrapping succeeding shortcodes together

I'm developing a WordPress theme where the gallery shortcode breaks out of my main content div. I haven't really put this in to practice but I'm thinking of theories how to accomplish this easily. ...
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Multisite: Hook when wordpress creates new user record for a subsite

I'm trying to find an hook ( filter / action ) to catch when wordpress create new user record on a subsite. Example: Actually I've SiteA SiteB an user register itself on SiteA and ...
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How to work with hooks and Posts to posts plugin?

I am using Scribu's Posts to posts plugin to create connections between posts. For example I have custom post type Lesson, and to every lesson one (or more) Teacher can be connected. Connection is ...
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Hook upon database insertion?

I have downloaded a plugin that inserts a new row into a table in my database. I want to perform a calculation on this row as soon as it is inserted into the database, in my own plugin. I've seen a ...
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hook for adding a new column in woocommerce subscriptions

I try to add a new column in Woocommerce subscriptions, I would like to know what hook i will need to display my new column Thank you Nilda
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Bulk action hook for admin pages which uses WP_List_Table

I have an admin page which I added using add_submenu_page function which is listing some custom data using WP_List_Table class. I have defined the bulk actions options in get_bulk_actions and it ...
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Add a new dynamic submenu to an existing menu trough a hook

I have created a function which binds to a shortcode, for inserting a language switcher in the form of a dropdown menu. Now I don't want this menu inserted trough shortcode, but instead i want to ...
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How to modify core when there is no hook?

I want to add a custom HTML5 attribute to the <form> element in the comments form. Since the form field itself is generated by comment_form(), and there is no hook to edit within the opening ...
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Trigger jQuery event with WordPress hook

I'm looking to fire a custom jQuery event after a user submits a comment but I can't quite grasp how to do that within the PHP code. I'm using the comment_post hook: add_action('comment_post', ...
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Checking login status before wp_get_current_user is initialised

I am building a theme switcher, that needs to block access to not logged in and subscriber users. Problem is that this has to be done in a function that is called at the "setup_theme" phase/hook, and ...
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Filter to set a variable once a post is populated?

I'm working on a playlists plugin. The playlists are just custom post types; and they have extra properties I need to populate once a 'playlist' post is loaded. So the idea would be to have a ...
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Hook on Publishing a Post Doesn't Fire Correctly (or so I think)

Currently, I'm trying to send out a Push Notification to iPhone every time a blog post is published on my WordPress website. I am using a PHP script to send out the push notification (which works with ...
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Geting only alert Output from JS file but not run functionality with avilable hook wp_footer and any other

Working Code Status: I was testing my js files, what these files were adding and running correctly or not. So I write a alert code in my-custom.js with my theme functionality, and now I hook my ...
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Adding Banner below nav

I'm using GeneratePress and want to add a banner image below .main-navigation what action/hook do i have to use to do this? I've tried looking in functions but i cant see anything for the top and ...
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Hook before posting via JSON REST API

I have been testing out the JSON REST API the past few days with some pretty good results however I have run into a bit of a barrier when making a post. I need to hook into the post call before the ...
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In Wordpress upgrade hooks, detect what plugin or theme is being upgraded?

I'm writing a plugin that detects when any plugin or theme is installed or being upgraded, and takes appropriate action. I've figured out that I should use the filter hook upgrader_pre_install to ...
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Replace upload system/Override wp_handle_upload

I am going to be running a WP site on Heroku, and none of the current solutions for the media library fit my needs. There is a system for Amazon S3 (not using because paid), and a mapping system for ...
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When to hook into edit profile action?

I have the following function which combines the values of a few user profile fields and saves them as a new user_meta called COMBINED_WORKSHOPS. The function works, but I don't know when/where to ...
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Add class to link surrounding avatar

I need to adjust styling of the -tag surrounding each avatar on my page. It's easy to add a class to the avatar img itself with this code: add_filter( 'bp_core_avatar_class', ...
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How should I use a plugin function as a hook?

I'm using Expire Password plugin, an open source plugin to expire users. It actually lets you expire users from the Users admin page, individually. I need to create a new user from a front-end form, ...
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Send email to post author 1 day before his project ends

I am running wordpress with a job board and I would like to integrate an automated email notification: Users post jobs as a custom post type. Freelancers can send proposals within 7 days. When 1 day ...
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admin_post hook error message passing

I've mocked up a quick skeleton plugin, I'm trying to catch the $_POST data from the form template. The best route that I've found is using the hook admin_post, unless there is a better alternative? ...
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WP Hook Action API trigger function when User is Activated

I'm trying to find a WP add Action Hook, that responds to enabling and activating a User in User Profiles Admin. I have a members site, with a members blog that feeds to a members newsletter in ...
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Sticking a post or page to the top of all WordPress pages, posts, index pages, etc

I'm trying to add the same common content (like an announcement, banner, or slider) to the top of all WordPress pages, posts, category archives, etc. Standard WordPress sticky posts are displayed only ...