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

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Meta box with front-end styling

I have a specific Gallery post of products that I release at the start of every Monday on my website, which differs from my other Gallery posts. These types of Gallery post don't require the Authors ...
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Extending select_post type in Custom Meta Boxes for WordPress (HumanMade fork) to store both ID and Post Title

I'm trying to figure out how exactly to extend one of the existing fields in CMB (HumanMade fork). I'm not terribly familiar with this process, so I'm looking for a suggestion of where to begin. The ...
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Custom Meta Boxes and Fields Multicheck Issue

I'm using Custom Meta Boxes and Fields by Justin Sternberg and its pretty great, however there's been a huge issue with using the multicheck checkbox options for me. This is what the plugin's code ...
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Add custom action in post type

I use the http://www.deluxeblogtips.com/meta-box Metabox plugin and I want to add a custom action in a post type like the publish button ? when admin click on this button I want to send an email to ...
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Custom plugin breaks css.php on Multisite

I got a strange problem on a Multisite Install I run. Everything works perfectly fine (Domain Mapping, Caching, whatever functions and Plugins I use, both forced and chooseable). To enhance the ...
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How to Echo Metadata Value in Currency Format

I have a Custom Post Type with a Metabox and an input Text field for adding "Price" to the posts. Now I would like to display the input value which can be like 49 or 59 like 49.00 or 59.00 so far I ...
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Sanitaizing Select Optin For Custom Post Type Metabox in WP

Using WordPress 3.8.1, I have a Custom post Type called "Map" and it contains a Metadata which is a Select options element as: <label for="my_meta_box_select">Countries</label> <select ...
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If custom field doesn't exist, or exists and it's true show title?

Im trying to add new feature to the theme and that's show/hide page title,but since i already have about 50 posts i can't go to all of them and save again just to save custom field values. So i tried ...
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Issue on Working with Metabox - Checkbox to enable Sale Items

Using WP 3.8.1, I have a Custom Post Type which is called "Sport" and it has a Metdabox - medata data as I do not need to set up online shopping but I world like to add Price of my products to any ...
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Can I prevent the user from adding more than two levels deep of terms inside of a taxonomy metabox?

I'm in the process of creating a leveled tutorial structure in WordPress and want to build it so that it sets up the front-end with no code needed from the user. So far, I have a custom post type ...
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Add_meta_box not appearing, but does appear in screen options

I'm adding a meta box to a wordpress admin page. It works fine on my local server but when I upload it to the live server the meta box doesn't appear. Its does, however, appear in the screen options ...
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Some user's cant see custom taxonomy meta-box

I have strange problem with users who can not see metabox with custom taxonomies. When I delete user and create him again problem is solved, but this is not the best solution :) All my taxonomies are ...
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Hide sharing box and author box with a metabox on Wordpress

I have a little problem with my Metabox. I explain, I created in below each posts a sharing box and author box, I create a Metabox, it works, but I want hide the two blocks when I click the checkbox ...
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Custom-Metaboxes-and-Fields text_url field prepending http://

I'm using the Custom Metaboxes and Fields code wich is pretty good. However I need sanitization on URL fields of course but the built in text_url field type is adding 'http://' to my entries. I know ...
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wordpress multi image upload problem

I had a great tutorial at http://themefoundation.com/ .I followed it and it works for me .Now about image uploader,it works only for one metabox.Cann't it be for multiple meta boxes?the code ...
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Querying the DB to get sum of column from custom meta box (only published posts)

I am trying to get the SUM total of a custom meta box, from all published posts, from a custom post type. By using $wpdb I am able to get the sum from all of the posts (published and otherwise), but ...
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Post Excerpt field only showing for default administrator

I am using the following code to add excerpts to certain post types within Wordpress and for some rather odd reason, the excerpt fields only appear for the default administrator account, i.e. admin ...
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Issue when showing metabox value on post type permalink?

I want to show the custom post type value on permalinks like yourdomain/metabox_value/post_title. By the below code I achieve the goal but after appling this code only this post type permalinks is ...
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Repeatable Meta Fields Not Saving

Need some help from the community as i am new to the plugin development of WordPress. I like to create a plugin for WordPress where i need a repeatable fields. But whenever i am saving the post the ...
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How can I add a column/s to wp_posts table?

I am trying to sync WP with another service that offers an API that allows me to hook up their table's Update, Create, Delete to my sites. So when they create, update, or delete a row on their ...
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Custom Meta box only returns most recent value on page

I created a custom post type and a custom meta box where I create a new post and input a Youtube URL into the meta box, and I call for it on a custom template page inside an iframe that is inside in ...
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Custom Sortable Meta Boxes

I've looked all over and can't seem to find what I'm looking for (probably because I don't even know the terminology for what I need to do). I need to make some custom meta boxes that are similar to ...
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Woocommerce product - changing metabox locations [on hold]

I've been trying to find more information or a tutorial on how to move the metaboxes for products in the add/edit admin screens in woocommerce. I found a good tutorial on how to move the metaboxes ...
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Is there a way to create a meta box that can be added multiple times to a post dynamically?

This shouldn't be that difficult (I wouldn't think) ... I just want to have a section of my theme (directors) that has the name of the director / their bio in the title and post respectively (done). ...
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Comment-Meta doesn't work with latest wordpress update

I already had this script working, but since the last update of the wordpress core it doesn't save the comment-meta anymore. /** * Comments Winner */ // Add new heading to comments tables ...
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How to create Image gallery Metabox in wordpress [closed]

I want to create a metabox like woocommerce product gallery. I search on google find out related tutorial, plugin, example but unfortunately i don't get anything. So please, anyone can help me. ...
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I'm confused about url sanitization in meta boxes

I'm making meta box for a custom post. This meta box will contain a href value. I dont need any validation that is it valid href value but i would like to do this in a way that it is secure. I have ...
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Wordpress CPT Upload Audio Files to wp-content/upload/audio

I'm working on a custom post type for my blog that will read files in the directory specified and create a post for that file. I also want to use the wp upload handler in my custom post type but I ...
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Wordpress meta-box and checkbox-list

I have a trouble with a type of checkbox-list in meta-box. This is my code in meta-box-config.php: $meta_boxes[] = array( 'id' => 'poker_room_extension', 'title' => 'Poker Room ...
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Custom metabox for file upload return empty filename

I want to attach a file to a post and "do something with it later". The file isn't being pulled over when I publish/update my post, the error I get is an empty filename. If I change the input type to ...
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Wordpress Option Api:Using Image in Checkbox

I am using radio in settings api.I want to replace "Left" and "Right" with image.My code is function menu_position() { $options = get_option('plugin_options'); $items = array("Left", "Right"); ...
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How to validation for sanitize_URL?

Like sanitize_email validation is options available but sanitize_url options is available .if options is not available then how can i do this . http://i.imgur.com/WPYdkTb.png
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Why does not my metabox save?

I know there are many questions about variants of this, but I have not been able to find an answer. I have a metabox on the post type page, containing nothing but a checkbox. It seems like it won't ...
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Automatically assign taxonomy term if custom meta value exists

I currently have a custom meta field for adding a video url to the post. I'd like for the existing taxonomy term "video" to be automatically assigned to the post upon saving if the meta field has any ...
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Displaying wp post categories into my custom metabox

Is there a way to display custom select box containing list of WordPress posts categories in my metabox? (also my metabox in custom post) Here are the illustrations: This are categories from ...
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wp_postmeta are updated for only one page

Code below only updates wp_postmeta of one specific post, not all the posts. On other pages the meta_key is not even added to the table, so it is not the problem with saving but with something else, ...
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My meta boxes update wp_postmeta of posts but not of pages. What is wrong with the code?

I have a simple checkbox on posts to display posts in a slider, and everything works fine. But I want to switch and add only pages in the slider, but code below is not updating wp_postmeta table of ...
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Access the environment of an admin page from another admin page

I've been busy thinking about a problem, and so far I didn't find a solution to it. The abstract scenario On admin page A, I would like to print the value of a (global) variable—in the context ...
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How to show metabox key to custom post?

is it possible to show all custom metabox key name and show it as dropdown list on my custom post with my custom metabox dropwdown list ? this is custom metabox from another plugin/theme and how ...
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Meta box values are displayed on Custom Fields list. Is it possible to hide them?

I have multiple meta boxes for my Custom Post Type posts. I want my users to add new fields using Custom Fields. The problem is - Custom Fields display all the garbage from my metaboxes and it might ...
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Display metabox with date

I'm trying to add metabox with date in WordPress. I used code from this page It works well, but I have a problem displaying the metabox values on page. My loop: <?php ...
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Wordpress media manager multiple selection output

I'm trying to use media manager in metabox, and I need to use multiple select. I just have problem with doing output from that selection. I need element in metabox to hold all selected files urls. My ...
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Action after saving/publishing a post

I want to create a small newsletter plugin, which can send mails out of the edit post page. I will add a metabox, and don't know how to create a button in this metabox which will start my function. ...
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How to hook something before edit_form_title?

It's amazing to use the edit_form_after_title hook to enqueue something just below the post editor's title field. But there is nothing opposite to this like: edit_form_before_title. Searching over the ...
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Remove “show sharing buttons” metabox JetPack from custom post type

I have installed JetPack and now my custom post types feature a meta-box that says "Sharing: Show sharing buttons" with a checkbox. This is unnecessary for this custom post type and I would like to ...
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MetaBox Layout for all users

I was wondering : You are an administrator : when you re-order the layout of your meta-box, in a page, or in a post, this layout is saved with your user profil : for example you drag the category box ...
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shortcode in a custom metabox

I am trying to add a shortcode from a plugin to my custom metabox. I have read it isn't the done thing but in this case i do need it to work. The client might not add a video but might add an image ...
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How to keep a check box in custom meta box for custom post type checked by default for add new post?

In my custom plugin, I have a custom post type and have a custom meta box for it. I have few fields in it, one of it is a check box. I want this check box to be checked by default when I go for a add ...
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How add / edit dynamically same meta boxes in CPT?

What I would like to do? :) I am sorry, but I am not native English, and I a newbie in WP. I don't know how I can search on it. So I created CPT (this is my first wp plugin). In CPT I only need the ...
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Yearly Archive from a custom date metabox (Event Start Date)

I have created a custom post_type called (event) and here's the code // Register Custom Post Type Events function custom_post_type_events() { $labels = array( ...