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

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Humanmade | Custom meta box class: How to display a repeatable meta box group?

I'm using the Humanmade | Custom meta box class to add meta boxes to my themes admin pages. I have integrated the class and have been enjoying the use of adding meta box's to my current projects ...
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Custom post type Featured Image popup not working

I added a custom post type with thumbnail support. When I navigate to the custom post type in the admin backend and add a new one, I can add a featured image. The problem is, when I click the link ...
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How to output data from meta box with cloned fields?

Just to let you know, i am at a beginner level with PHP, so please bear with me : ) Also, I looked at this post and I did not find it helpful in my case, so I am making a stab at it here. (Meta Box ...
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add_post_meta to repeatable metabox from frontend

I'm creating new post from wordpress frontnend. I have managed to create post using wp_insert_post & added single metabox values using add_post_meta successfully. but I'm unable to set values of ...
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Metabox repeating fields - radio buttons not saving correctly

I have multiple radio buttons set up inside of a metabox in a custom post type. I have created the metabox like so: add_action('admin_init', 'add_meta_boxes', 1); function add_meta_boxes() { ...
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get_post_meta doesn't work

I created a custom meta box inside a page but I can't display the content! I'm inside the loop and here there is the code of my functions.php: $meta_box['portfolio'] = array( 'id' => ...
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Use Custom Field As Meta Box In Post

I recently asked on this forum how to create a beta box using custom field, which was answered but with a not so right answer, but it helped me. For example, there's a custom field that I use called ...
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Custom Meta Box - Multiple Checkbox for Users [closed]

My question is in regard to this article: http://wp.smashingmagazine.com/2012/01/27/limiting-visibility-posts-username/comment-page-1/#comment-154111 This article: creates a custom metabox the ...
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Remove a metabox registered by another plugin - Woocommerce

I am trying to remove the gallery metabox which is added by WooCommerce - its been added in an update, but I already have a Gallery metabox, and I don't want to confuse the client. Obviously I can ...
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Create A Metabox For A Custom Field

I add videos to my WordPress posts' video format by using custom fields. I was wondering if there is any way to create a meta box in post editor (like excerpt or something) for that specific custom ...
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Slider Issues using MetaBox Plugin

I'm just now joining a previously launched project. The home page slider is a custom meta_box type from the MetaBox plugin. Here is the code to add the fields. $meta_boxes[] = array( 'id' => ...
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Image MetaBox not saving in custom posts

I'm trying to create a meta box that will let me upload image in a custom post. Everything is working almost fine but... It doesn't save any data -.-' I can't figure what I'm doing wrong. Could you ...
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Wordpress custom metabox radio values using CMB

thanks for reading. Im using https://github.com/WebDevStudios/Custom-Metaboxes-and-Fields-for-WordPress to create custom metaboxes. I have created a radio metabox that looks like below. ...
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Add additional metafields based on value of select box

I am faced with a particular issues dealing with metabox fields. I've added a select dropdown list to Pages post type and what I can not figure out is how to add additional metafields based on the ...
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How can filter terms by custom meta data

I have terms and i get data like :- $cat = get_terms( "progamdvideo_c", $args ) ; foreach ($cat as $term) { echo $term->slug; } Now i have metadata for this term ...
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Metabox Data not saving

My Metabox data doesn't appear once I've saved the page, I tried vardump() on both getextra_mbe_date and getextra_mbe_time which returned null my code is <?php /* Plugin Name: Events CPT Plugin ...
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How can I display a metabox on front end for registered users

I'm using a plugin called Frontier Post to allow users to post on front end. When I try to create a post on the front end using this plugin, it does not display a custom meta box that comes with my ...
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Show Meta Box On Specific Page Template

Is there a way to show custom page settings on specific page templates ONLY? For instance I have a settings field: "Custom Settings". I don't want this to show on the "Default Page Template". I only ...
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How to validate datepickers before publish

I have two datepickers in my post: 1. start_date and 2.end_date Basically, I need to check if end_date is greater than start_date before I can proceed to publish. From a previous solution here, I ...
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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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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