jQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript Library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating, and Ajax interactions for rapid web development. jQuery is included with WordPress, and available to both themes and plugin developers.

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WordPress Script Loading/Unloading — wp_deregister_script('jquery')

I have a few questions relating to WordPress loading / unloading up javascript tools. After reading a nicely written response to a question by Pieter Goosen, that got me to do a bit of studying and a ...
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What is the difference between these two methods of writing $ instead of jQuery in WordPress [closed]

What is the difference between these two methods of writing $ instead of jQuery in WordPress (function($) { // $ Works! You can test it with next line if you like // console.log($); })( jQuery ); ...
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How to control what jQuery version to include, with wp_enqueue_script

I'm using a script that is based on jQuery, so I'm not enqueue-ing jQuery directly, but via passing it in the array of dependent scripts: ...
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Can't use get_results() in ajax query

I'm using a jquery ajax call to get certain data from wpdb and I'm getting the following message: <b>Fatal error</b>: Call to a member function get_results() on a non-object in ...
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Prevent five different copies of jquery from being included on every page

Many wordpress theme, plugin, and widget developers seem to think that the only way to use jquery on the page is to include their own copy. On some pages of the site I'm developing, there are as many ...
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How to get a jQuery script to run on a page?

I am having a hard time figuring out how to get a jQuery script to run on a Wordpress page of mine the "correct" way. I have followed this article and implemented what the first answer says to do. ...
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$wp_customize customizer_preview_init not firing inside javascript

I'm trying hook the customizer_preview_init action in order to trigger live preview of the changes I'm making in the customizer. However, my first test is failing. I'm just trying to get an alert to ...
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Adding Colorpicker Field To Category

I want to add a custom field to my categories where the user can color code them. I've added the field but I want to use built in colorpicker (either tinyMCE or the farbtastic) to give the user an ...
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Passing boolean values with wp_localize_script

I am using wp_localize_script to pass a couple of values from my theme options to a javascript file. First I got the values from my theme options: $options = get_option('theme'); $flex_auto = ...
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Installing jQuery plugin to wordpress theme (Incredible)

Ok so here is the plugin in question I'm trying to integrate it on the homepage of my wordpress theme (incredible bought from themeforest) After reading up on wordpress enqueue script and all that ...
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Debug whats going on inside a function called from AJAX

I have a link on my post edit page (admin side) that calls up AJAX and jQuery to run a function inside my functions.php page. The link is wired up and calling the jQuery but I can't seem to debug ...
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add_image_size and iPad Retina Display (high pixel density)

i was just wondering if anyone has come up with or thought about a solution for inline images and the new iPad coming out. i would love to use a combination of add_image_size and this jQuery Script ...
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WordPress plugin options and jQuery

I'm creating a plugin that uses jQuery to modify some css, but what I can't figure out is how you can control the execution of the jQuery with WordPress plugin options (like checkboxes true/false). ...
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problem with ajax and the path to the php page

i would like to call a php page from an Ajax method : the alert works fine, the code as well has been tested outside of wordpress, but here it seems that the php page is never called. I found some ...
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Asynchronous Javascript Loaders

I'd like to take advantage of loading my scripts while the page is loading. ie. Yepnope, head.js etc... But I also want to be able to enqueue the script so other plugins don't try adding their own. ...
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Querystring data gets truncated

When I check "view source > frame info" on the window produced by the jQuery code below, it cuts off the querystring at the &type=image. I'm url encoding the ampersands properly, right? Address: ...
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How to listen to color changes on the color picker?

I am trying to run some custom jquery function every time the colorpicker's color change. The colorpicker is include as part of the WP core. I have been looking at the JS code, but I can't figure out ...
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jQuery cookie not working properly in wordpress

I make my own accordion menu with html + jquery its working perfectly to forth level, then i add a cookie code from net and do some extra work it also work 100% perfectly in html. My complete HTML + ...
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AJAX returns response 0

I'm trying to get user profile values using an AJAX call, but the response is always 0. Here's my PHP: wp_enqueue_script( // Add JS to <head> 'cc-author-change-post-author', ...
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jQuery Validate wp_editor

I have a form, and in the form, I use <?php wp_editor('', 'user_submitted_progress', $settings = array('textarea_name' => 'user_submitted_progress')); ?> to generate a TinyMCE, rather than ...
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javascript is not working on Event Submission?

I am using Events Manager Plugin Javascript is not working on Submit Events Page . I found the reason behind this , that was, I have written a line of code in functions.php to call jquery file. ...
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Loading jQuery With Two Fallbacks

CSS-Tricks suggests this code to load jQuery. However, I'm curious if anybody has done the same thing in functions.php with two fallbacks: the Microsoft hosted jQuery being the first option and ...
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Twitter Bootstrap Use Collapse in Custom Post Type

I am using Bootstrap with Wordpress and I want to implement the collapse functionality in the content for single pages of a specific custom post type. I know I could create a shortcode, however, ...
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Bulk Image upload and one image for each post?

I have around 3000 photos, want to upload on WordPress. Is there any way to bulk upload all the photos as one image for each post ?
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Modify this loop to fit my jQuery slider (slides)

I´m trying to make a slider which takes thumbnails from a certain custom post type and displays for of them for each "slide". I get the slider and thumbnails to work like they should, but I´m unsure ...
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Unable to get_the_content(); of a post in Wordpress via AJAX

I'm trying to ajaxify my Wordpress theme and I use the method described here and I'm now trying get_the_content of post via functions.php. Using jQuery, when I do alert(data) I get the 'title' echo ...
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Timepicker-addon doesn't show - Datepicker works fine?

UPDATE It seems that it might be a problem with the, $("#opening_time").datetimepicker(); $("#opening_time_end").timepicker(); $("#closing_time_end").timepicker(); If there is a ...
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Creating custom AJAX requests

My question pertains to where I should create an ajax function that I'd like to call from my page view. I am using a jQuery validator on a custom form that should check the inputted zipcode against ...
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WordPress 3.1 not compatible with jQuery Mobile?

I recently updated to WordPress 3.1, and with that update, something very interesting happened. Links became unclickable -- clicking on any link would literally result in nothing happening. ...
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How do I use WP's jQuery

I am trying to learn WP theme development. And I just learned that WP already has a jQuery verision included. Until now I have been using the jQuery from Google's CDN. So I just now deleted the CDN ...
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Basic ajax call in WordPress

My aim is to create the most simple ajax call in WordPress, but I can't get my head around how it works. JS File: jQuery("#votepostform").submit(function() { var url = "file.php"; // php script ...
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Correct Method to run scripts with dependencies without enqueue?

With enqueue you would change $deps to your script or array of scripts that are needed to run first for your script to work. <?php wp_enqueue_script( $handle, $src, $deps, $ver, $in_footer ); ...
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Ajax with jQuery UI dialog not working

I am trying to update my custom database table when changes are made in a dialog box. The script for the dialog box and ajax call is as follows - jQuery(document).ready(function($){ $("td > ...
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How to load some jquery code to make validation in the theme customizer?

i am tring to load some jquery code to make validation in the theme customizer. i have created 10 checkboxes to show some info. but i want to limited the user to choose only 5 checkboxes. so i have ...
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Arrange custom fields with drag and drop?

I am making theme for hotel and i made custom metabox with list of various custom fields that i would need in posts. What i did is i made a list of fields like booking wifienabled coffe pool spa ...
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Gravity Forms not loading under https, jQuery is not defined

I am using Gravity Forms on my Wordpress site, and so far so good. The problem is I have made the page secure (https/SSL), and this is making the form not to work. It looks like the issue is how the ...
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The correct way to call posts with ajax

I'm trying to write an image gallery plugin with jQuery. I'm using jQuerys $.post AJAX method to send and receive info from the relevant post page. Basically I'll be looping through the attachments ...
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jQuery Image Annotation

I'm bascially looking for something that lets visitors to my page comment on photos. When they hover over the photo the image notes will load. Best would be if those notes would also show up in the ...
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How do I use Ajax to show the new posts realtime, on the frontpage

Does anyone know how to make new posts automatically show up in the frontpage, with out having to refresh the page. I have a wordpress site with multiple authors and want their new posts to show up ...
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validate a metabox based on the category that is selected

Ok Let's say I have 2 Categories. If a user select category A, they have to fill in metabox A and similarly for category B, it's metabox B. So my question is, I want to do a validate check, whereby if ...
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jquery UI in wordpress admin

Does anyone have experience with using the jQuery UI plugins in the Wordpress admin area? I´ve been trying to use the datepicker functionality in jQuery UI, but its conflicting with the built- in ...
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Custom post type with file upload - need to “set as field” instead of “send to editor”

I've created a custom post type. It requires a file to be uploaded. I found the following tutorial which I've successfully adapted to do what I need with one exception: ...
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Using jQuery to retrieve customizer value

I am trying to use jQuery to retrieve a theme options (customizer) value: $wp_customize->add_setting( 'header_fixed', array( 'default' => true, ) ); ...
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How to enable “shift-click to edit this widget” functionality on a custom widget?

I have created several custom widgets, modeled from the default widgets' code. The widgets all work fine, and I've been using them in production for awhile. I've been working with the new Customizer ...
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Add tinymce buttons to caption textarea in media uploader

I want to add some basic tinymce buttons ( Bold, italic, underline ) to caption textarea in media uploader in WordPress. (Shown in attached image) I dig a little bit into wordpress core in media.php ...
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Wordpress 3.6 and Accordion UI issues?

Anyone else having issues with WordPress 3.6 and the Accordion UI? I have a website that was working just fine till I updated it to WordPress 3.6. The accordion menu stopped working. No errors. ...
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Get image URL from media library in input

On wp-admin/post.php?post=447&action=edit for example I have a link and an input. The link appears as follows: <a href="#" class="button insert-media add_media" data-editor="tj_image_url" ...
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“Uncaught SyntaxError: Unexpected token <” in load-scripts.php [closed]

Out of curiosity, I'm implementing AJAX in saving post. I didn't know where to start until I found this Q&A. It looks something I can grab and build on. It works but something on the Wordpress ...
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How to reload a select box of posts dynamically?

I'm using custom meta boxes for a project. I have created a custom taxonomy (select box) and I have another select box populated with Posts. I need to only load the posts based on the selection of the ...
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jQuery Tree View and wp_list_pages

I'm looking to use the jQuery TreeView script on wp_list_pages to get a nice collapsable-tree effect going. The script requires that I add some classes to the list elements such as: <ul id="red" ...