Refers to a box-like reusable user-interface component common in the WordPress backend.

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Custom taxonomy hide meta box but show in menu

If set show_ui false, this hide the taxonomy meta box and admin menu link both, how to hide only meta box? $args = array( 'hierarchical' => true, 'labels' => $labels, ...
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result search find my meta box

Im new in wordpress, I have meta box, and I have a search box, I want my search result find item in my meta box, but its always result post and page. anyone can help me please? this is my searchform....
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Getting URL from changing custom post type

I have a manually-built secondary navigation with a button that links to a Current Exhibiton custom post. For obvious reasons, the current exhibition post changes over time. How can I manage to ...
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Issue with temporary link on the frontend

I have a site working with a custom post type (Exhibition), and custom taxonomies (Exhibitions -> Current, Future & Past). When I display the archives for the Future and Past taxonomy values, it ...
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Add description to custom taxonomy admin metabox

I've created a custom taxonomy: add_action( 'init', 'create_collection_taxonomies', 0 ); function create_collection_taxonomies() { $labels = array( 'name' => _x( '...
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display post multiple times based on array of dates

I have a custom post type for a simple schedule list and using the meta box plugin i have two meta boxes assigned to custom post type. 1 for an image and 1 for an array of date times . In my ...
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how to modify a <textarea> field's size in a metabox : ROWS height, and scroll control?

I'm stumped by being unable to find a way to do some really basic adjustments to the textarea in my custom metabox. Looking at a default Wordpress Post Admin screen, the Tags metabox is a single-line ...
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How to remove some metaboxes for CPTs?

I remove some metaboxes using remove_meta_box('commentsdiv','page','normal'); // Comments. remove_meta_box( 'commentsdiv','post','normal' ); // Comments. It doesn't seem to apply to CPTs. So to ...
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saving data entered into a Metabox into an array? for use with for/each output.

good afternoon, followed this page to successfully add a Metabox field to my admin page, and now i'm trying to make it useful for me : https://paulund.co.uk/create-custom-meta-boxes i'm trying to ...
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Display div based on Group metabox selection [closed]

I am having an issue with the below code when it comes to displaying a div based on a specific metabox is filled in. I am using the Group metabox selection from CMB2 to handle my metaboxes. As of ...
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Displaying custom posts only if custom meta box's date is not expired

I have a problem with displaying custom posts - I want each post to show only if a date set in a custom field has not passed. I can't figure out the where I should put the if statement in the code. ...
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Grabbing data from Meta Box

I am using someone elses code for uploading files to a custom post type, and I need to be able to get the URL back from it. In the editor, the value is the URL so that isn't an issue, but I need to ...
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Avoid another meta box in my custom post type

I created my own custom post, all right up here. I have also added the meta box for custom post. But I've noticed that some plugins automatically add their own METABOX my custom post type. This can ...
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upload file not image with metabox

according to Properly add an upload media button in a meta box field , this only works with upload images how we can upload files like zip or 7zip ?
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how to set default value for checkbox in wordpress

I am facing a problem to set default value for the checkbox field in WordPress. I have a checkbox input field (metabox) in a custom post. I want the checkbox to be checked by default. and if user ...
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Gallery Meta box not showing on single post

I want t replicate a Tour module into restaurant, not much gud in development so have created a Custom Post Type "Restaurant". It has same features as "tour" have but i get stuck when a Gallery meta ...
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Trigger JS in custom meta box if a featured image is loaded/exists

Playing with WordPress customization I created a meta box with several others that report back details of the post. One meta box evaluates the featured image but I am having trouble figuring out how ...
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How to create nested metabox

I am creating a plugin and in that i want to create a nested repeatable meta box. I have trying create it but not getting any success. Bellow is the code i am using. It works correctly for single ...
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Cannot save Meta Data in custom post

I am trying to wrap my head around Wordpress, and am really sturggling to understand how to save custom data. I have tried so many different ways, I have forgotten what I have even tried. // Custom ...
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Metabox Not Showing on Custom Post Type But On Pages and Post

I have a Custom Post Type like function cpt_Projects() { $labels = array( 'name' => 'Projects', 'singular_name' => 'Project', 'menu_name' ...
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Color picker for posts and pages

I want to add color picker to wordpress posts and pages at admin menu. I have this code for color picker: add_action( 'admin_enqueue_scripts', 'add_color_picker' ); function add_color_picker( $hook )...
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esc before saving or before displaying does it matter?

In a lot of how to create a custom meta box tutorials, when saving data, i.e., update_post_meta the data is escaped: update_post_meta( $post_id, 'city', esc_attr( ucwords( $_POST['city'] ) ) ); ...
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Populate dropdown from one custom post type inside another custom post type

[Solved -> see last comment in this question] In custom post type CPT_A I am saving first_name and last_name via a custom metabox form field (they are not taxonomies): update_post_meta( $post_id, '...
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Render Selected Categories in Admin Edit Post Screen differently

Selected Categories for a post in the admin screen are rendered by: // Put checked cats on top $output .= call_user_func_array( array( $walker, 'walk' ), array( $checked_categories, 0, $args ) ); ...
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Meta box not saving

I am following Noel Tock's tutorial on making an Events CPT and so far I was able to show the custom columns and the custom meta box. The problem now is that I cannot save the data inside the meta ...
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Metabox context for page post type

I would like to add a meta box underneath the title, but before the editor on a page post type in admin. I can add it to a post, but not to a page and I don't understand why. I've used this to add a ...
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Removing Meta Generator

I've noticed in the source of my page is shows in the meta generator Wow-Themes.com. I have been trying to remove this from the source using function rm_generator_filter() { return ''; } if (...
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how to sanitize checkbox input?

I've added meta box: checkbox on admin edit screen <input type="checkbox" name="changeposition" /> So how could we sanitize the input came from the checkbox as we do for input type text by ...
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WordPress loop by three meta values with random order

We have three custom fields with names plan_name1,plan_name2 and plan_name3. Need to check if these meta keys has values (1,2,3) OR (2,3,1) OR (1,3,2) OR (2,1,3) OR (3,2,1) OR (3,1,2) We mean ...
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How to Duplicate (multiple meta box)?

I've made a meta box field which works nice, but now i need to add one more. For the past few hours I've tried to mix every piece of it, to duplicate it, take some parts, google, search, and no luck. ...
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Odd behaviour for the update button when displaying a WP_List_Table

I am currently trying to add a WP_List_Table to a metabox in the edit page of a custom type. The code is currently class Post_Table extends WP_List_Table { public function __construct() ...
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Problem with saving large amount of data in postmeta/usermeta

I am facing issues saving large amount of data in post meta field e.g. I have created a field Bio/description and put a huge amount of text in it. Now when I save it, it saves some of the text and ...
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Time blocking for publishing a custom post type

I'm looking for a way to replace the "time" input boxes on the post meta box. When scheduling a post I want to replace the time inputs with a dropdown populated from the database. When someone selects ...
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Extend Metabox.io map field to sepearate lat long values

I am trying to separate the latitude and longitude values returned by the map field from the metabox.io plugin and save them as separate values. I have found a comment from the author (shown below)...
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Warning: call_user_func() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, function

I keep getting this error when. I am trying to insert a dashboard widget and I don't know what's causing the error. Warning: call_user_func() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, function ...
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Get custom term meta problem on single post type

I'm trying to display a custom field value added to custom taxonomy on single custom post type. I have articles post type with custom taxonomy called issue. I used the code from Tax-Meta-Class to add ...
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Adding Meta Box to Specific Submenu Page

I've created this page: function wpdocs_register_my_setting() { add_submenu_page( 'edit.php?post_type=task', 'View Tasks', 'View Tasks', 'manage_options', '...
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Add custom field for users

I am using Metabox for a while and is a great plugin but I was using in pages and posts. Now I want to add a simple checkbox to users profile page, is that possible with Metabox plugin? Can any ...
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Filter posts of custom post type by meta key in (List All Section)

How can I filter the posts which are displayed on the admin list all page of a custom post based on the value of the a value. So far I know how to do the following anywhere on the front end: $args = ...
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How to add tab which is visible only in admin side of product in woocommerce? [closed]

I am new in wordpress development. I want to do add settings in a product page in a new tab. How to I add settings code That I tried to add Tab //add product tab link in admin add_action(...
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Undefined 'post_type' error on Add new page

I created a meta box for page see the following code: add_action('add_meta_boxes', 'add_metaboxes'); function add_metaboxes() { add_meta_box( 'wpt_slider_meta', 'Add Slider ...
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Redirect to an anchor after click update button in a metabox (CPT)

On my Custom Post Type (CPT), I had multi metabox and I need to have some buttons to update each metabox. I use jQuery to trigger the submit event when a different element is clicked (see this answer ...
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Error when adding Meta Boxes, but only when adding 3 with the same callback

I have 2 functions, one which removes the original meta boxes for 3 custom taxonomies, and one which recreates them in the desired location. The problem is that with all 3 removed, NONE of the meta ...
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Add URL to selected post in meta box

How can I change this code $posts = get_posts(array('post_type'=> 'lesson', 'post_status'=> 'publish', 'suppress_filters' => false, 'posts_per_page'=>-1)); //here you add the ...
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Wordpress Costums Field Comment Box on Admin Page (Post Editing)

can help me about wordpress comment field on post editing in admin page? i want to change the default form like picture above : to like this...
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Move Meta Boxes for Custom Post Type

I'm trying to move the metaboxes for a custom taxonomy from 'side' to 'normal'. Unfortunately, when I remove_meta_box for the 'side' position, it breaks the 'Add term' functionality and I can't figure ...
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How to select the contents in the text view textrea in wp_editor?

I am trying to count words among other text stats entered into the default post editor (wp_editor). Its supposed the write word count out to <div id="word count"> in the meta box immediately ...
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Creating alternate meta box context locations

I am trying to create two additional add_meta_box context locations ('after_title' and 'after_editor') within posts. This doesn't appear to do what I think it should. The meta box does appear on the ...
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How can I create a dual drop down metabox?

I'd like the first dropdown to be for the terms of a taxonomy and the second to be for the posts associated with those terms. So far I have got: /* Hook meta box to just the 'place' post type. */ ...
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datetime_timestamp shows numbers only? need in date and time

I am using CMB2 and following code to select date & time: $cmb->add_field( array( 'name' => __( 'Test Date/Time Picker Combo (UNIX timestamp)', 'cmb2' ), 'desc' => __( '...