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

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Get image captions for images on gallery post format metabox

I have a post format gallery. I have created a metabox to add my images: function mytheme_show_post_gallery_metabox( $post ) { wp_nonce_field( 'mytheme_post_gallery_metabox', ...
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save_post not working with attachments

I've made a Meta Box for Posts and Pages, and while testing added Attachments too. But, curiously, the hook save_post does not fire. $cpts = apply_filters( 'my_filter', array( 'post', 'page' ) ); // ...
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Inline Styling a div from a Custom Metabox

I am building a custom page with repeatable metaboxes that controls content, images and background image. I am having issues when it comes to displaying the background image as an inline style. As of ...
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Custom metabox with radio input not saving

I have a problem with saving data from a custom metabox, with a radio input type. I really don't know where the problem is, i have another metabox, similar to the one that is causing problems, and ...
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Why loop renders only last metabox from array? [closed]

The auestion is, why my foreach loop renders metabox only with information from last array? The code of class: class CusomMetaBox { /** * Hook into the appropriate actions when the class is ...
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Position right sidebar metabox right below the publish metabox?

I have a custom post meta box that I want to put in the right sidebar. When I set the priority to high it appears in the number 1 spot in sidebar above everything. If I set to core it appear at the ...
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Creating a metabox with media uploader for flexsilder gallery

I am trying to come up with a way to create a metabox on the post admin pages under the Wysiwyg editor in WordPress to allow me to use the WordPress media uploader. So, the goal is to have a metabox ...
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How can i add some static text above the editor?

I created a custom post type and i want to display some text on the editor page below the title and above the text editor. How can i do this? I tried using add_meta_box, but i wasn't able to move it ...
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How to make open/closed and hidden/shown metaboxes status saved on a per-post basis?

My real problem is a bit complex, so I'll try here to abstract it and keep it simple. I'm working on a custom app based on WordPress. I registered a custom post type, let's call it "people" where I ...
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Can't publish custom post type - “You are not allowed to edit this post.”

Hey guys I've created this post type but when I click the publish button I receive the message: You are not allowed to edit this post. Have I done something wrong in my code to disallow anyone ...
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Delete custom post type metadata without deleting the post in admin area

I'm working on a plugin for a client and they need the ability to attach a couple of PDFs to a post as metadata. The client will need to occasionally update these attachments but without deleting the ...
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Troubles with saving metabox

So I used to have a few metaboxes, which were labelled poorly (meta_1, meta_2) and I went about renaming them to make it easier to understand for maintenance. When I went back to see how other users ...
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Meta Box - Javascript Datatable

Hello my fellow WP Developers, I am running into a wall with a custom theme I am creating for a personal project. Background It's a website that will be used by users that collect a specific ...
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Set the default value as checked for a meta box checkbox

This is code generated here and I made a few very small adjustments for customization. The problem I'm having is that I can't get the default value for the checkbox to be checked. If I manually add ...
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How to add all the number given in field of metabox of wordpress?

I have added a field called number of question in post meta box. THe feild name is no_of_question. To get the number of question i can do echo get_post_meta($post->ID, $field['no_of_question'], ...
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custom-meta-box checkboxes from loop won't save

I tried to create a custom meta box with checkboxes, generated from a loop of a custom-post-type. I found this example here on WP Development, but I can not figure out why the boxes won't save. My ...
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Get content of publish box

is there any way how to safely get content of the publish box? For example via some hook or filter? I wasn't able to find anything. I need to place in in some different place.
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How to remove “publish metabox” from each post type

Is there any way, how to remove "Publish metabox" from each post type (post,page,custom_post_type) anything. I know how to remove it manually, for each post type, but how to do it globally? ...
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Second select list values are not saved after clicking update

I have a select list in a metabox which value is saved successfully after clicking "Update" when editing post. Of course, the values are custom taxonomies. But i don't know how to add another select ...
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Get meta fields by meta box id

I created a meta box using this function: add_meta_box( $id, $title, $callback, $screen, $context, $priority, $callback_args ); How can I list all created meta boxes with their meta fields?
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How to add multiple images to custom post type?

I would like to create a simple plugin to add multiple images to a custom post type. I have created a plugin to add a single image to a custom post type, but I am unable to figure out how to add ...
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Woocommerce with metabox plugin

I'm using woocommerce as my e-commerce solution and the metabox plugin ( http://www.deluxeblogtips.com/meta-box/ ) to make my life a lot easier when implementing meta boxes. I've never had any issues ...
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get_post_type() in in_array doesn't work for some reason

I am trying to create some function for metaboxes and some reason i can't get get_post_type to work in in_array. Everything else seems to work in testing but in_array nope. This is the function that ...
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Admin - Dequeue unnecessary scripts/styles

Currently, I'm working on a plugin where I use custom post type. In each post type edit page I've got meta data fields to set advanced functionalities. However, because the interface needs to take ...
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Conditional Meta Boxes

I am creating multiple meta boxes in WordPress, and I want the user to be able to toggle certain boxes on or off. So, they click a radio button (in a separate meta box), update the options, and an ...
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Create metaboxes based on custom post type

I am using Metabox to create metaboxes for Worpdress Post and it works like a charm. Now I have installed MetaBox Custom Post Type Extension for create CPT and it works good to. I have Types plugin ...
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Create meta boxes globally

I am trying to create a smallish plugin for my needs where I can be able to add some information about people only visible to back-end - I don't want to have it like a post visible to public, and ...
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Access meta box checked value in another file

So basically I need to access the value of checked() in order to load diferent template parts in my single.php file. This is my meta box: <?php function ...
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Add a Meta Box for uploading a SECOND Featured Image?

I'd like to add a meta box to my posts and page editor that will allow me to upload an image and use it as sort of a SECOND featured image. The idea is that my client will be able to upload an image ...
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Load different single.php templates according to post layout selection

I have created a way of choosing different layouts for posts(sidebar right, sidebar left, full width). This is done through a meta box that displays radio buttons with an image for each layout type. ...
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Category Template - to be editable from the backend?

I have different categories that includes posts of the category. I want to add text and images before or after the posts of the categories are displayed on the frontend. I want to solve this via ...
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How to make multiple upload meta boxes in custom post type

First question here. Been spectating for a while. Great community. I've been writing a simple plugin to add an upload metabox to my custom post type 'video'. I can make the first upload field work. ...
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How to set default screen options?

I'd love to be able to hide meta boxes using screen options, instead of removing them or restricting them to user roles, the goal is to just "uncheck" the meta box for the user. I see how this would ...
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When editing a post with a custom meta box the values aren't displaying correctly

I followed this tutorial to create a custom meta box with a simple two option drop down. My code is below. The custom fields are saved when creating a post, and edit when I change the value and ...
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Conditional metabox jquery

I have a metabox where I am trying to hide a div inside of it whenever a option is selected, I also have another area but with radio buttons (separate div). Issue The issue I am running into is the ...
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Is it possible to sort metabox teaxtarea values?

Textarea is on an options page, is it possible to sort the values within that textarea by alpha? I looked in the Codex but do not see any mention of sorting these values.
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Create a select metabox that the user can pupolate?

I have been working on a plugin that uses text area metaboxes on an options page to populate drop downs in the CPT area. I was with the help of some others able to get the list to show in the select ...
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Display custom meta on page that has been check in custom post type

I have created a custom post type (cpt) and within each post type is a custom meta field. This custom meta field displays all the pages that can 'checked'. Code to generate the custom meta box: ...
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How do I make this Metabox show current DB value?

<p> <?php $options = get_option( 'city' ); $names = explode( PHP_EOL, $options ); ?> <label for="City" class="timeshare-row-title"><?php _e( ...
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Add Postbox for Featured Image Caption in wp-admin/post-new.php

I'm newbie here. I want to add postbox / meta box in my wp-admin/post-new.php page. Someone please help me. Last days i have try to search it in any tutorial, but i cannt solve it. I try to modify ...
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Where WordPress Stores The Custom Fields Values

I have a custom Post type called product which has a Methabox with a Custom Field Called Price I entered $ for some of the products and I need to remove them from the WP table. Now can you please let ...
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metabox inside custom post

i'm trying this to add metaboxes inside custom post but never show the metabox Function Reference/add meta box « WordPress Codex Example: But never show this inside custom type post, Only inside ...
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Are labels required for making a metabox

I'm a noob so I apologize if this is a dumb question. I read through all of the metabox documentation plus blogs but didn't see an answer. Is it mandatory to include a label for a metabox? For ...
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Metabox is not saving

Any idea, how I would get this to save? I have several select boxes that are done with the standard option statement. This one has me stumped on how to get it to save. <p> <?php $options ...
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select metabox not saving selection

The code below reside in my plugin.php file, the select box populates fine from the options text area but does not save the chosen value. do not understand why. <p> <?php ...
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How to make custom taxonomy into drop down select in a custom metabox

I have a custom post type that I am creating custom meta boxes for on the "Add New Post" screen. I would like to remove the default meta boxes for a given custom taxonomy and place it in a drop down ...
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All Metaboxes on position 'side'

I added a few custom metaboxes to my custom post type. I did add one of them with position 'side', but to others I said 'normal'. Now all the metaboxes are showing up on side, even the ones which ...
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Why does get_post_meta not work with the posts page?

Looking for a reason why get_post_meta() doesn't work with home.php. From my reading I understand that it's a template and not a post or page, per "Custom fields won't display on my blog page". The ...
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Metabox values are empty on POST

I've created a metabox for my custom posttype for a shopping plugin. But right now I have some troubles saving the data. This is my metabox view: function wpt_products_price() { global $post; ...
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Plugin dev: How to multiply instances of a plugin in the same metabox?

I have a picture uploader that fits inside a metabox in the administration. I would like to have four instances of this uploader in the same metabox in order for the administrator to manage 4 ...