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

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Change post template the proper way

I'm trying to create an option on edit posts screen (backend) to select different post template based the selection and I need your opinions guys if that is the proper way. Here is what I've tried so ...
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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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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 ...
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Publish button inside custom field group

Is it possible to move the publish button out of the publish metabox, completely remove the metabox and then put the publish button inside the custom field group? Ask if you need more information, I ...
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echo value from 'select' field type into page template using cmb2?

I'm using CMB2 plugin to add metaboxes into a custom post type. I'm adding the additional metaboxes via functions.php onto child theme. It may worth to mention that parent theme/custom post already ...
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How can i add a custom meta box below publish box in CPT that will be like publish meta box and contain some html code?

How can i add a custom meta box below publish box in CPT that will be like publish meta box and contain some html code? See the attached shot for more info.
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Add pre-existing meta box to new custom post type

I have a parent theme that creates a number of custom meta boxes that are added to the "post" and "pages" post types as well as a number of post types also created by the theme. In my child theme, I ...
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Meta Box multi checkbox in template

I've used this check meta box in my functions.php but I don't understand how I can get the meta data. I'm trying to output if a product is still available or not. Metabox setup: /* Array of the meta ...
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Display oembed in repeatable metaboxs using CMB2

I'm using CMB2 to set up a repeating field of meta boxes but I can't find any documentation on how to get a repeating oEmbed field to display on the front end. With the code below I have the metabox ...
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Custom metabox fields not saving when limited to a certain CPT

I have a series of CPTs, each with their own custom metaboxes. They all work great - display where they should, saving how they should. One issue I have found though is that they also ALL run their ...
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Display Data From This Custom Media Upload Meta Box?

This plugin is working without any issue on CMS. Now I need to know how to properly display them in my post. Custom Media Upload Meta Box Plugin. $meta_box_media_upload = new Meta_Box_Media_Upload();...
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Translating custom post type metaboxes

Is it possible to translate custom post type metaboxes (label not values of metaboxes fields) with localization? Or do I have to use some plugin like WPML? Thank you in advance. I have read this ...
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How can I modify a custom post type and custom page template for a child theme if all content seams to be handled by theme's 'native' plugin?

I need the child theme to use a 'modified' version of its parent custom post type and correspondent page template. Basically I would like to add 5 new metaboxes, change 2 existing labels, and include ...
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get registered metaboxes by post type or post ID

I am looking for a method to get the registered metaboxes for a specific post type (or post ID) when on a separate, unrelated post type. I am working on making a custom "editing" post type for a ...
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CPT and metabox: create multi checkbox by using array?

I have a custom post type to display informations of book. Then I created a metabox for it. And: I need to add a warning system (like: for kid, violent, mature, adult, etc...) chosen by multi ...
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How to add metaboxes in custom settings page of custom post type?

I would like to add meta boxes under a custom settings page, which is under a custom post type. I can create meta boxes for custom post types and I can create theme options, but can't find any way to ...
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Unable to get the values for metaboxes for custom post type

I am customizing this webpaint theme.I added repeater fields to the custom post "portfolio" using this great class by OHAD RAZ , link for the website is https://en.bainternet.info/how-i-add-a-...
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window.send_to_editor and jQuery .attr() conflicts with multiple custom upload image meta boxes

I have added two custom meta boxes to a custom post type. One is to upload an image to be stored in a custom field value for a "headshot" and the other is to upload an image to be stored in a custom ...
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Add custom menu item metabox in Navigation Settings

I've been imagining a piece of functionality that would extend the WordPress drag and drop menu creation. Essentially adding a custom menu item button that would be used to add different types of ...
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Prevent sorting and dragging of specific postbox metabox

I'm attempting to limit the jQuery sortable functionality on certain postboxes/metaboxes when editing a post/page. So far I've enqueued my custom .js file in admin. wp_enqueue_script function ...
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Meta Box plugin image_advanced not showing up on frontend

I'm using the Meta Box plugin on a site and am having trouble with one of the meta boxes options. I've got it working fine in the backend, but when I use it in a page template all i get on the front ...
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how i remove meta tags generated from the theme

I need to remove some meta tags generated by the theme.i want to add my own meta data to my site page.How i can achieve this?where should i do the modifications?
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jQuery UI Sortable not Working With Metabox

I am having a LOT of trouble with this - my ul li's aren't going anywhere. I have looked at most of the 'duplicates' of this, but cannot for the life of me get it to work. And my code probably isn't ...
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Metabox on a custom page - How to include the appropriate default scripts and styles?

I have created a metabox on a CPT's submenu page created using add_meta_box. I see the metabox's style is not similar to the other metaboxes available on post edit pages. Moreover, the accordion type ...
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Adding a metabox on a CPT's submenu page

I have a custom post type registered and a submenu page for some admin actions for the CPT. This page has some items listed in a WP table. I want to add a meta box just below those items. This is ...
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advanced search forms with 3 input text and that the main problem 3 input text

N.B. : all my work is on wordpress. I was working for an advanced form with 3 input text in purpose to show a list of hotels. The problem is i tried an infinity tricks and functions but without any ...
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custom metabox nonce verification fails

I'm adding a metabox on a custom post type and my nonce-verification fails. I'm not really where to look for why it's going wrong. Can anyone point me in the right direction? Here's my code: function ...
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Showing a meta box in a custom post type on a page

I have a problem. I'm trying to add a meta box textarea field to a custom post type (in a plugin) with custom database table. The meta box is displaying in the custom post type, saving and updating, ...
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Hierarchical page parent dropdown menu

I wanted to create a three level dropdown menu for page parents as metabox in the edit screen for pages. I managed to do this to this level: <?php add_action('add_meta_boxes', '...
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Undefined index error 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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Extensible add_meta_box with apply filters

Im trying to give the user the option to extend/add the fields for a given metabox using filters using the class https://github.com/bainternet/My-Meta-Box this is what i have and it shows the fields ...
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How to check if user meta field is empty in conditional else statement

Hello all I have a custom post type set up for my wordpress site within this custom post type i have a meta box with about 11 meta fields that I have added programatically. What I would like to do is ...
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Make metabox always be on top (sticky)

i want to make some metaboxes (my own and some default) to be always on top. not matter if new meta boxes with high property will be added (from plugins for example). i try to use this solution but ...
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Add special meta box to custom post type

I have managed to add a meta box to my custom post type (see code below) Now I need to add another meta box. With this box I want to display / edit a value from another table called ...
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Edit single attachment on click (WP-admin)

I've created a custom media manager for a CPT I've created. I have everything functioning properly except an edit function. I want to have an edit button for each attachment that gets added to the ...
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Having Issue on Getting Metabox Checkbox Value

I have a Custom Post Type with two Metabox attached as: $offerPrice = isset( $productValuesl['offer_box'] ) ? esc_attr( $productValuesl['offer_box'][0] ) : ''; $offer = isset( $productValuesl['...
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Custom Upload Adds Ghost File

I've tried this on a fresh install on the twentyfifteen theme. I'm adding a metabox to pages which allows uploads - Whenever I upload a file on a new Page it uploads the file but also adds another ...
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get_post_meta as a list for drop down search filter

I was wondering if someone could help me out. I would like to create a dropdown search filter for my wordpress site. I would like the drop downs to be populated by meta_boxes values which i have for a ...
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Custom meta box using OOP way doesn't save data

This is the first time I'm building meta box using OOP way, the problem is when I save the post (product) or update it the input text is not saved to the database. Here is my code: <?php /** * *...
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use post meta in add_meta_boxes action

Is there any way to use get_post_meta within a function called by the add_meta_boxes action hook? I only want to display the meta box if a specific post meta matches a regex, but so far, I have not ...
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save_post action to include wp_insert_post_data filter, gathering meta field info & prevent infinite loop

Im trying to change the title of a post, but I want to include info from a meta field, the value of which isn't saved to the database until after the posts has already been saved. Other than this one ...
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Specific Page that convert Hyperlink to anchor in nav menu

I extended my Walker_Nav_Menu that converting hyperlink to anchor as I'm making one page website. Here is the code: class description_walker extends Walker_Nav_Menu{ function start_el(&$output, ...
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Let author add field to metabox by pressing a button

I have added a custom metabox for authors where they can fill in a url to a source, which I can then use in my template. In my functions.php <?php /* Add metaboxes (see below) */ function ...
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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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Generating image sizes when uploading through wp.media

Finding documentation on wp.media is really tough, so bear with me. I'm creating a metabox to attach images to a custom post type. I'm able to get a media frame to open, have it accept uploads, and ...
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Sort by a date field in a repeatable group

I'm using cmb2 WebDevStudios/Custom-Metaboxes-and-Fields-for-WordPress. I have a repeatable group for events with the meta_key 'date'. The repeatable group 'date' serialized array includes '...
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How to insert data from metabox to custom table

I have created a custom table to save post data from custom meta box And I have a problem in saving data from custom meta box to custom table so this is my function save_meeting_meta_box() ...
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Save Metabox Custom Field Value

I am using this code to show post type dropdown to select available post types but when i submit the post it restores the value back to post, how can i make sure it saves it? <select name='...
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problem with updating metabox of upload image

I created a custom post type and metabox for uploading another image. the problem is when i add the image its shown correctly in its place in backend and when i update its also the same i had the ...