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

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Undefined index: at_nonce in custom post metabox

I'm getting this error with my custom post metabox. The custom post and metabox works fine, but if i have debug on and when i try to save any other page or post, i will get an error: Notice: ...
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How to restrict the amount of categories/post tags/terms for a post type post

I'm in need of a solution that allows me to restrict the user/author to only use maximum of two categories per new post. One post can only have one or two categories. The only similar solution that ...
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Saving an upload media meta box field

I'm using the answer for this previous question (link below) to generate a custom meta box with media upload functionality: Properly add an upload media button in a meta box field I've managed to ...
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Post structure for TV Shows or Shows

I wanted to know what is the proper way to structure post types or taxonomy for TV shows. Following below is what I am trying to accomplish using post type. - Series: Name,Title,Description -- ...
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Custom meta box save values issues - Deprecated: Function ereg() and more

I'm a WP theme dev nobie and I have problems with saving custom meta boxes values. I found some tutorial where its explained how to do this. I have included a file called custom-meta-boxes-save.php ...
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Meta box data not saving

I have just started working with custom post types and meta fields/data. I'm able to get the custom post and meta field to appear. It just won't save. I've been staring at the code and reading up ...
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Custom metabox for multiple images gives a JQuery error saying a function does nog exist

I have a script that creates a custom metabox and makes it possible to upload multiple images to one page post. It gives me no error but the console tells me this: TypeError: add_field_row is not a ...
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WPAlchemy MediaAccess inserting media link in WP Editor instead of custom field in metabox

I'm currently working with WPAlchemy class to create a metabox in a custom post type (Events from EventEspresso plugin more precisely). This metabox should be able to call the media uploader and ...
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How to Add multiple instance of meta box to custom post type

I am able to make custom post type and custom meta box but my situation is that i want to attach multiple instance of custom meta box to custom post type. my custom post type is show which have ...
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Creating button in meta box that downloads CSV file [duplicate]

So I try to put a button in side a meta box in an admin page editor. <input id="csv" class="code" type="submit" name="emails-download" value="Download" /> after I submit it I can't see the ...
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Custom action in meta box

I have added a meta box to the order info page on WooCommerce but can grasp how I can run an action on the order? I have created the box using: /** * Part to add a meta box to the order info page ...
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How do I remove all the metaboxes for a custom post type?

What's an effective way of removing all the meta boxes for a specific post type in Wordpress? The only solution for removing metaboxes at all that I've found seems to be the remove_meta_box() ...
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save metabox with new values _wp_page_template

I created a metabox to display the page templates and select a different one with a radiobutton selection. This is a replacement for the current page attributes metabox. I'm missing something with ...
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Multiple category filters

I'm working on an events plugin for a client and I need several 'categories filters'. Now I have arguments for a post type, I've registered that post type and taxonomy, and I created another taxonomy. ...
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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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Theme elements not translating

Ive got a theme that is set-up for translating but didn't come with any translations. I used poedit to automatically detect the strings, and subsequently translated it in full. However certain ...
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Custom Post Type with Templates using Meta Boxes?

I have this issue where I need a CPT to have several layout options and use templates. Originally, WP does not support templates for custom posts, however I know its possible to do it manually via ...
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Attaching meta box to specific category/taxonomy in custom post type

I have this case here and can't figure out how to do it. I have a custom post type with taxonomies and a meta boxes to that specific post type. The idea is some metaboxes to appear only when ...
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Canot save post if any meta box was empty

I need to dont save new post from custom post type if any meta box empty. So we must check the meta if empty, we mus show me " You must fill all meta box value before save post" else if all meta ...
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How do I allow Authors and Contributors to use the metabox

i add meta box for custom post type and all user no-admin cannot show it. How can solved this ?? add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'comic_meta_box' ); function comic_meta_box() { ...
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Add another field with javascript or delete field

I need Help with code for wordpress I have a new field with price and i want to know how do i add button to add the new service in February filduri seerviciului name and price I ued this code ...
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Edit post meta direct from post.php?

Does anyone know of an easy way to be able to edit ALL of a single post's meta at once ie on the post.php &action=edit page? As some of the meta has been put in there with the update_post_meta() ...
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Custom meta-box for all custom post types

I want to create a custom meta-box for all custom post types: post, page, and every custom post type (portfolio, testimonials, FAQs, quotes, reviews...). But without writing them into the array: ...
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How to enable certain screen options on particular page page

In my screen options i have 5 different options, they are 1) Camp schedule 2) Services 3) Map 4) Address 5) Opinion form I want to enable/check these options on certain particular page not ...
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How can add metabox for post of specific category before save post and after save post [duplicate]

I want to add Metabox for the posts of category=5 and i am using the following code but unable to do so . So please help me out-> add_action('admin_init','my_meta_init'); function my_meta_init() { ...
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Create a custom profile field that will have a selectable list of a particular CPT by the same author

My situation is this - I have 4 CPTs - Projects, Drafts, Collab request, and Query. Now, each of the 3 latter CPTs will always have a project CPT associated with it. For example, Drafts will always ...
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Disable drag metaboxes, create many functions using js not to work!

when i Disable dragging metaboxes in admin, it seems to make some problems. when i use this code: function disable_drag_metaboxs() { wp_deregister_script('postbox'); } add_action( 'admin_init', ...
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Looking for suggestions on creating simple database (Help!!)

I'm working on creating a basic database for a theatre and really need some suggestions as the best way to approach this. Each production from this theatre will have its own page. The page should ...
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How to add meta boxes(repeater fields) from WordPress back end?

I have a custom post type 'service'. Each service will have items. For each item there would be 'name of item' and 'price'. Earlier i created meta boxes for 5 items i.e 10 meta boxes in total, which i ...
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Admin Panel - Disable Moving Selected Terms To Top of Metabox

By default whenever you select a category it moved it to the top of the term list, which in most cases it pretty user friendly. I want to disable this featured and leave my term list in the default ...
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Some comment box wordpress in 1 post [closed]

Can I add more sections to comment on the same post? For example, I have an Entry and it has 4 tabs, In every tab you need a comments section, Is this possible? Thanks
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Display content between two dates?

I want to display a meta field between two dates, the admin can set the two dates via the custom fields. How can i make such content show between the dates set? Thanks Matt
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Using Meta Boxes in a Custom Page Template

I'm doing some custom coding and creating a new page template to use for a new page within Wordpress. I'm trying to add a meta box to the page to be displayed as output to the user. I tried to do the ...
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Is it possible to dynamically register menus?

I have a template, lets call it menu.php, which contains a menu. I would like the user to set the menu on this page by using WordPress's own menus, so I don't have to create something custom for it. ...
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Should meta boxes for specific pages be save in their own plugins?

I realize this is a subjective question, but I need some opinions on where to put functionality like meta boxes that belong to specific pages. Let's say I have a template called Gallery Page. On that ...
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How can i embbed two different galleries in custom post type

I have a created a custom post type 'services'.I want to upload and embed two different galleries. I researched and got various codes to create meta boxes from where one can upload the image. But ...
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meta_box: update_post_meta for <input disabled>

I have code (add custom field to post edit page): case 'text': echo '<input type="text" name="', $field['id'], '" id="', $field['id'], '" value="', $meta ? $meta : $field['std'], '" ...
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Editor meta box Showing but not saving

I am trying to create an editor meta box and I have been following tips found in other similar questions without luck in getting the meta box to save and display its content. The meta box shows but ...
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How to show/hide a meta box using categories, with a different post type

The following code hides a meta box when certain categories are selected using jquery, in post editor. It works with post as the custom post type. I need it to work with a custom post type called ...
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Get all Custom Post Types

I am creating a WP theme with a built in custom post type (and I am using WPAlchemy to add a couple of custom metaboxes). $theme_custom_metabox = new WPAlchemy_MetaBox( array( 'id' => ...
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Meta box checkbox won't save

I have several fields mostly text inputs to save additional info to the posts, all the text boxes save but i cant't get the checkbox to save the value! Wondered whether any of you geniuses out there ...
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Global Variable vs Local Variable

// MOVE REVISIONS METABOX TO BOTTOM OF EDIT-FORM.PHP $post_types = get_post_types(); add_action('do_meta_boxes', 'batteryboys_reorder_meta_boxes'); function batteryboys_reorder_meta_boxes(){ ...
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When post is updated, custom metadata in text area field is overwritten

I have set up 2 new post meta fields in order to add functionality to a custom post type. The custom fields generally work as expected, with a couple exceptions. I set up a checkbox (called ...
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Display custom post on home page based on a metabox selection

I am trying to display an post to my home page based on a selection. What I mean is in the backend I have a custom post that has a metabox labeled Assign to Home with a drop down that has a selection ...
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changing specific text in the categories meta box

I'd like to customize the categories meta box (the one you see when adding or editing a post). I need to rename the word "Categories" and "Category" to something else, please see the screenshot for ...
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Meta Box size issue. How to resize it properly?

I cant figure it out how to resize meta box . I did try to add something like rows="5" cols="60" but no luck. With width and height box resizes but when text fills the box it continues to the right it ...
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How to Arrange Support => Thumbnail

Good Afternoon, I've created a CPT that mainly uses Featured Images, I would like to know how to rearrange this box to appear in the center where 'content editor' would go instead of the right ...
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Custom meta box in custom post type not working

As a wordpress newbie I am having problems in adding custom meta box in my "slider" custom post type which I used in some old wp theme. I'm getting a warning: Warning: call_user_func() expects ...
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A correct hook for saving meta boxes data

Nothing happens when I do the var_dump() in a callback on post save. Here are the hooks I've tried: save_post as shown in the codex pre_post_update as suggested here wp_insert_post_data found in ...
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Does a codex exist for creating meta boxes in taxonomy

I am looking for WordPress official documentation to create meta boxes in a taxonomy. There are many tutorials, but each of them is completely different. I don't want to use any plugins. I need the ...