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

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How to check if meta box value is false for all posts then do something based on that

I have the following code in template-home page which queries for a custom post type, called reviews. I have a Meta Box for the Custom Post Type where I can write the Author, Article Link, an excerpt ...
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How to batch update post content with custom post meta value

I have a custom meta box, using WPAlchemy, in which I am looking to get rid of. However, I would like to get all posts that have a specific custom meta value set, and insert it into the begininning of ...
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Image URL not added to Input Box from Media Library

I hope this posts correctly. This is my first time submitting a question here. I am uploading an image to a Custom Post Type - Meta Box. However when I upload the image to the media library the URL ...
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How do I save Multiple fields in a meta box?

Currently I am doing public function prfx_meta_save ($post_id){ if (isset( $_POST[ 'firstname'])){ update_post_meta($post_id, 'firstname', $_POST[ 'firstname']); } if (isset( ...
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meta boxes and about relationships

i see in this link http://jancbeck.com/articles/relationships-between-wordpress-post-types i can't find meta-boxes in last version of wordpress and heres the code i can't make it work ...
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How to edit taxonomy terms fields directly from post editor?

When adding a custom taxonomy to a custom post type, a taxonomy meta box appears in the CPT editor where author can add terms to that CPT within the taxonomy. But the question is: Is it possible to ...
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How do the 'tag' and 'category' (default) taxonomies do 'save_post' action?

I am trying to replace the categories metabox with what looks and works like the tags metabox because there's too much hierarchy and scrolling to check the appropriate categories and sub-categories ...
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How to hide meta box values from custom fields list?

I have created a metabox : function drama_description_metabox_markup() { global $post; $drama_description_metabox_markup = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'drama_description', true ); ?> ...
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Image didn't load from taxonomy's custom meta field

adding some custom fields (image field) to custom taxonomy (issue) basing on code from (https://github.com/bainternet/Tax-Meta-Class), trying to out put the image attached to each taxonomy term by ...
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How to create a repeatable / reusable divs in the metabox?

I have a meta box: <?php function custom_meta_box_markup() { global $post; $meta_box_text = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'meta-box-text', true ); $meta_box_text_day = get_post_meta( ...
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What Can I Use To Add A Custom Button Between Publish button and Move To Trash?

I want to insert a custom button between "Publish" button and "Move To Trash" link. What can I use to make this? Here is a screenshot to make this clearer: I know I can use jQuery, but I want to ...
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Front end post and upload file, image for users without plugin

I have the condition as below :- There are multiple users who have to post their own post on respective post types(like news, reports etc) with feature image upload, extra file(pdf,txt,excel) upload ...
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Append custom field items to content from plugin

I know you can use add_filter( 'single_template', 'modify_page_template' ); function modify_page_template($single_template) { global $post; if ($post->post_type == 'post' || ...
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Meta box data is saved but NOT displayed in the meta box text field. Why?

I have a custom post type and I created it using the following code. /* DRAMAS */ register_post_type('dramas', array( 'label' => 'Dramas', 'show_ui' => true, 'supports' => ...
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WordPress - Meta query with JSON value?

Im using post meta to store some value. Im having the following in wp_postmeta table: meta_key mykey meta_value a:2:{i:0;s:1:"5";i:1;s:1:"2";} I need to return posts which have meta_value of 2. ...
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adding ajax load more to display images from meta box

I am using metabox's advance file uploader to upload images. <?php $images = rwmb_meta( 'tj_file_advanced', 'type=image&size=YOURSIZE'); foreach ( $images as $image ) { ?> ...
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How to add a SAVE button to replace PUBLISH on a custom post type?

I have a custom post type called 'contacts'. I want want to remove the status, post date and change the button from PUBLISH to SAVE. From what I can tell this may not be possible without changing core ...
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Metabox not being added

what is wrong with my code ? why it doesnt add meta box ? add_action('admin_menu', 'clivern_plugin_top_menu'); function clivern_plugin_top_menu() { add_menu_page('My Custom Page', 'My Custom ...
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do action inside a class is not working

I am trying to create my custom hook and call it from within a metabox class. Here is the pattern: metabox.php -- <?php require("libs.php"); require("test.php"); class metabox() { function ...
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Repeatable Metaboxes

I'm trying to add a repeatable field within another one, following this tutorial. http://code.tutsplus.com/tutorials/reusable-custom-meta-boxes-part-3-extra-fields So I need a main repeatable field ...
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Cusotm MetaBox content not getting saved

I have added the custom meta box to my custom post types, but it is not saving content on publish or update button click. /* * Custom book metabox */ // Add metabox function ...
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How to Add Reminders/Notes to New Post Meta Boxes

I have a multi-author website and I use the WyPiekacz plugin to require that authors add 1-5 tags, select only a single category, and include a featured image (and require minimum dimensions for the ...
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How To Set Custom Post Type Title Without Supports

So, I asked this question differently in another thread but it was more of an advice type question so it really didn't render any useful responses. I believe I can word it better and should help some ...
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Only show metabox when date-value in other metabox is over?

probably a weird question. I'm using the custom MetaBox and CustomFields Class by jaredatch on Github. I have this "event-date" metabox: $meta_boxes[] = array( 'id' => ...
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Passing error/warning messages from a meta box to “admin_notices”

I have a simple meta box that updates the post custom fields (using update_post_meta()). How can I send a error or warning message to the next page after the user publishes/updates the post and ...
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Add metabox with media uploader in a custom post type [duplicate]

I need to create a "media uploader metabox" and add it to my custom post type. I've already create normal metaboxes, the function to add to the custom post type and the function to save them, I only ...
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Get meta value when the page is a blog archive

I'm using custom metaboxes on my pages. For example: header icon. I created a page for the news on my site. I selected it as a blog archive page under Settings->Reading page. Unfortunately I can't ...
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Custom Taxonomy to dropdown box on adminside wordpress

Can I create a country- location hierarchy using custom taxonomy on admin side. When selecting a country from select box , an another box should see the list of location comes under that country. And ...
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Post meta ( select slider number )

So i have build a custom post where i show the 10 most recent post's in a slider (slick.js). I would like to setup a field inside the custom post where I can select a number from 1-10 to be used in ...
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metabox select - frontend display

Hi I bought a theme but I need to add some fields to a frontend submission form. I added the metaboxes and they are working but the problem is the select type of metaboxes. I cloned a select form ...
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How to create a “menu item” on the theme customize screen?

My question is, how do I create a menu item as seen below but on the theme's menu customize page? "Theme Menu Options" Show's up here, But it does not show up here, Here is the code I used to ...
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Priority conflict with custom metaboxes and built-in discussion metabox

I have a strange issue. I'm creating my custom metaboxes which have around 100 fields. I'm trying like this: function page_options_metaboxes() { $screens = array('post', 'page'); foreach( ...
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Metabox does not show in custom post type

I am trying to create a metabox input field in a custom post type and it does not work even if I followed the instructions the best I could. I am not a PHP dev so I guess it could be just a small ...
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How to add file upload with wordpress metabox in proper way

I am new with adding custom metaboxes.I tried to add metabox with text but with file upload couldnt'hre is my code for text metabox function cd_meta_box_music() { global $wpdb; $musicLink = ...
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Set height of the categories meta box in post dashboard

How can I set height of the categories checkbox meta box? The one thats shows when we want to post a new article. I have found this ...
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Custom metabox does not store data

I'm troubled with a custom metabox, could someone give me a helping hand? I've got a custom post type which uses it, but unfortunately it's not storing the data into the database. Any clue? ...
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Meta boxes not saving

I have a custom post with two custom meta boxes that I add using this tutorial:http://wptheming.com/2010/08/custom-metabox-for-post-type/ When I update the post, it disappears. My code: function ...
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wp_editor for custom post type doesn't save value

I have done this so many times but facing problems with meta boxes and wp_editor these days, lot of notices, errors and strange behaviour. I have been able to solve problem with meta boxes notices ...
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add wp_editor to custom_meta_box

Can please anyone help? I created custom meta boxes, two of them are in textarea. This is what i have: array( 'label'=> 'Ingredients', 'desc' => 'List of ingrediends', ...
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Remove metabox container and header

Is it possible to remove the whole header of my metabox (title+toggle icon) and the container (.postbox) ? I wonder I can use css to remove them, but is it the best solution?
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Can't save meta field value if the title not set

I'm using the example from WordPress Codex (https://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/add_meta_box#Procedural) to add and save meta box values. Unfortunately I can't save the value of the meta ...
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Get custom meta box in custom post type using tag ID

I have a custom post type called Contacts, and in each of those post I have a custom meta box called number where a phone number is stored in each of the Contacts posts. I also have a custom taxonomy ...
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Move excerpt to always be directly below post content in admin

Sometimes, due to meta boxes added by plugins, the excerpt gets moved down the order in the admin page. Is there a way I can force it to always be directly below the post content? Here is the way ...
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Need to make a “Meta Box” for Post search

I have a theme, where i can associate post with page there is called ( Hubs ) its part of the actually page. I have figure out so much that when i post a news about something, and it have to go into ...
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Undefined index: post in NOTICE while adding meta box

I am trying to add meta box on particular page with id 62. But i get the notice Undefined index: post in in line 5 i.e $post_id= $_GET['post'] ? $_GET['post'] : $_POST['post_ID']; Following is the ...
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Create a Dropdown from Custom Post Type

I want to create a dropdown box that populates from my Contacts custom post type that I created. In my Contacts post I also created a meta box called Phone which stores a phone number. What I want to ...
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How do I display Youtube/Vimeo video ID on custom post type when user enters it in custom meta box?

I have created a 2x shortcodes that displays a youtube video and vimeo video when the user enters the videos id in it, for example: [youtube id=""] [vimeo id=""]. Instead of entering this in my post ...
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Display existing admin list table for custom post type in another location without recreating it

I have two custom post types; Inventory and Jobs. I have customised the columns displayed in the Inventory admin list table (ie. wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=inventory) to display relevant fields Is ...
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How to List all Sidebars in a Metabox

I'm trying to add a metabox to every page that is a drop down list of all registered sidebars that is then saved in a custom field. I'm using this metabox class I've gotten as far as this: // get ...
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WP admin display custom field if another field value is “Female”

I have 3 custom fields: Gender, Partner name, and Partner last name. I need a js or CSS function. If I select "Female" from ecpt_gender select box, 2 custom fields appear by CSS changing the display ...