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wp_delete_auto_drafts() deletes links in menus

Since yesterday the wp_scheduled_auto_draft_delete cron job somehow deletes all page entries from our menus. All entries in the table wp_postmeta with meta_key = '_menu_item_object' and meta_value = ...
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Underscores and capitalization in usernames

I created a WordPress / BuddyPress / bbPress site that is used in conjunction with a PC game. When users register for the site, they are asked to enter their account name as it is in-game. The problem ...
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How to save the output of php variables used in inline css code to the main style.css?

I have some PHP variables that each represent some user settings set via a theme options interface such as: theme colors typography etc. All these variables are in a file called dynamic-style.php: ...
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Adding a dropdown list box to the comments page

I'm creating a plugin that will add a dropdown list box as an additional field on the comments page. The data in the dropdown is not being added to the MySQL database. Can someone take a look at my ...
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Get the current page in a call back function

I would like to be able to get the URL of the page that I am crawling when the callback function is called. I tried $_SERVER['HTTP REFERER'] but it gives me the URL of the page that the script is ...
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Echo the featured image of page assigned to blog in index.php

I have my posts page set to a page named Blog. This is set to use the Template: Default template. So index.php is rendering this page. I want to be able to set the Featured image of this page I've ...
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Limit ads appearing more than three times

I am using the following code in content.php to repeat an ad insertion. Ads are inserted in the middle of every 2nd row in a grid of thumbnails. There are 3 thumbnails per row. <?php else : ?> ...
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How to count the length of a post title?

Let's say that I have an entry titled Crime & Punishment I tried to count the number of characters of my entry titles using the following line: echo strlen( get_the_title() ); I expected the ...
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Should I store my Facebook access tokens?

I've built a custom login page for a Wordpress site which uses Facebook for authentication. Is there any reason to store the Facebook access token in my WP database, or does it make more sense to use ...
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Displaying Event within two given time frames

I'm trying to display two different posts from my CPT named Events. One is going to be the next event the other is going to be previous event. I've got a metabox called 'Event date' The client at ...
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append PHP function to the_content

I'm using the Jetpack plugin for related items and social sharing. Both of these options filter the_content and append themselves to the end of it. The problem is that I'm using custom navigation in ...
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Looping through 3 recent posts but separating them into separate divs

I am trying to loop through 3 posts, but separating each one into it's own div as some jQuery will show and hide one at a time. I've created the code to show one, but separating them I am unsure of. ...
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Exclude specific post from displaying

I am trying to exclude a specific post ID from displaying. I've included the post ID as a post__not_in but being given an error I am unsure of, any obvious changes needed here? ...
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Functions are causing errors

I'm declaring a function on a plugin's PHP. The plugin loads code at the top of each post (Post Layout is the plugins name). Cannot redeclare vote_up() (previously declared in ...
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Position taxonomy box below editor in custom post type

How do I move the custom taxonomy below the editor? I have a meta box called property details and I want the taxonomy to appear below it. I am adding it using the following code. I don't want it to ...
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How to set a cookie based on a page Get variable?

I am trying to set a cookie, based on a GET variable from a page. The page URL looks like: mysite.com/?my_var=somevalue I'm trying this, but can't see what I'm doing wrong.. // make 'my_var' ...
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Select All not working in a WordPress search filter

I am trying to create a Search Filter within WordPress to filter through all the custom taxonomies within a Custom Post Type. I have created a function that generates the dropdown so I can output ...
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Editing the contents of just one div on a page from wordpress

On the homepage of the design I am integrating into Wordpress, this little area (as highlighted in the attached screenshot) needs to be editable for the client to update whenever needed, now this is ...
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How to show all of aspecific post type that has taxonomy and a specific term

i have a post type called directory_listing, i have a taxonomy called 'place' and I have terms in that tax for place1 and place2. I need to display all the 'directory_listing' posts that use the term ...
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Display PHP within HTML values

What is the correct way to display a value in a link using php? The (Advanced Custom Fields) php works correctly outside of the html. Book on Expedia.com <a class="alignright" href="<?php ...
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Custom field not displaying when category specified in loop/tag

I'm using custom fields (via Advanced Custom Fields) to display particular bits of information. One of them, author (for which there are sometimes multiple entries), displays fine across the site but ...
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Conditional Javascript based on WP Version

How would I go about creating a conditional statement in PHP to load a javascript file dependent on the active version of the WP installation? i.e. if using Wordpress 3.8 load javascript file A, if ...
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How to get comment_ID by post_ID in wordpress

I used get_comment() but its parameter is $comment_ID which I has to enter manually for previous comments from wp_comments instead of that I need to get current comment means last updated comment ...
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Wordpress Ajax Data problem

I couldn't add selected data to a div using ajax. Here is my code: <?php function master_ajaxurl() { $myOpt = $_POST['option']; bringDetails($myOpt); } ...
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Adding nofollow to a PHP generated Nav

if ( ! defined( 'ABSPATH' ) ) exit; // Exit if accessed directly global $wp_query; if ( $wp_query->max_num_pages <= 1 ) return; ?> <nav class="woocommerce-pagination"> ...
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Grouping posts by a custom meta value

I'm trying to output a list of dates that are held in a meta key called event_dates without duplicates. I've also tried a wp_query with a meta_compare but I'm not able to make that work either. Any ...
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Echo out element to another page.

I have a small plugin that displays how many submissions are left on current ninja form. And writes it out as so <p id="submissions-left">hurry only 25 submission left. <\p> And tacks ...
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Including all post id's of a custom post type into an array

For my single.php (products.php), I try to build a navigation via which the user can switch between products based on the meta key "price". I want to put all id's of the products post type into an ...
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Server-side processing of AJAX login

I'm using AJAX to login users on my website to avoid the need for a page refresh when they get their username or password wrong. Everything is done over SSL. My server-side processing: function ...
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Headers for Contact Form are wrong

I am using a simple contact form I created myself that consists of just a script (php) and a WordPress shortcode. It works fine except the headers are saying something like foo@somewebhosting.server54 ...
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White screen after login attempt

In my wordpress site, I built a login area. In my page-login.php I ask the user to enter his login information which after click on submit will be sent to the same page - on top of the page his ...
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wp_signon always passed the password eventhough password is wrong

I am testing to login user via a PHP API, I hardcoded the parameters for the moment: $creds = array(); $creds['user_login'] = 'foo'; $creds['user_password'] = 'bar'; $user = ...
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Insert wordpress tags below posts via functions.php

I'm in the process of building my own Wordpress theme from scratch and my knowledge of PHP is limited. What I'm trying to do is insert tags below each post. I can do this by inserting code into my ...
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Multiple options not staying selected after saving

Problems: The save works, but is only storing one of the options in the database after save. Options not showing as selected after save. The select fields: <select ...
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Would manually deleting the dumping data fix a “#1062 - Duplicate entry '1' for key 'PRIMARY'” phpMyAdmin error?

I'm new to PHP! I'm trying to import an SQL database file into myPhpAdmin for a WordPress I'm migrating, but I keep getting this error message: SQL query: `-- -- Dumping data for table ...
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How to get my [shortcode] rendered on the home page, other pages are fine

I'm using a child theme of Pixlex. The theme has a options panel to let me choose wether I want 2 or 3 columns on the home page and if those columns are to be filled with a post or page. I have one ...
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Changing a link to be translatable in WPML String translation (example included)

I have an specific example. This Title "Filme" / $title in the Sidebar Widget should link to another site - yet be translatable. "Filme" shows up in the String Translation but does not translate. ...
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Custom Menu echo own HTML

I've registered a custom menu and got all that set up, however the formatting of the HTML that the menu uses doesn't fit with the CSS/HTML menus I had previously and want to keep. Therefore I was ...
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Update postmeta after theme switch

I am trying to update the postmeta table when I switch themes. I am updating the metavalue to be template-name.themename.php. However, this only works with the default themes in wordpress. If I go ...
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get_theme_mod return a blank value instead of saved value

when i try this and in colors section , get_theme_mod works well function tcx_register_theme_customizer( $wp_customize ) { $wp_customize->add_setting( 'tcx_link_color', array( ...
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wordpress php show comments only from user AND replies

I'm trying to add a comment section to a user profile, it'll act as a way of communicating between the user and the admin. In the user section I only want to show comments from the logged in user, and ...
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custom url with custom post

I want to change my custom post URL. I want to remove "item" from URL. With the below code and with custom post type url plugin http://wordpress.org/plugins/custom-post-type-permalinks/ my URL is: ...
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get child-ID or attachment-ID of a post

I am trying yo get information of attachments and there type, when ever I publish a post with attachment its information is stored in wp_post with three IDS ex: ID=1, parent-id = 0, post_type=post, ...
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phpMyAdmin error #1062 - Duplicate entry '1' for key 'PRIMARY'

I'm new to PHP! I'm trying to import an SQL file using phpMyAdmin through a GoDaddy cPanel(please don't make fun of me) Here's a full readout -- -- Dumping data for table `wp_commentmeta` -- INSERT ...
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phpMyAdmin displays error when importing database

I'm migrating a WordPress for a friend to a different server. I have already backed up all files and was given a copy of the database by the old server admin. The problem is that when I try and import ...
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Order posts by average

I am using advance custom fields and i have used the custom fields to create an average score. Now i want to order the posts by the average score I have tried to do it but it doesnt seem to work here ...
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Equivalent of admin.php for public pages

I am pretty new to the Wordpress API and can't seem to find what I need. I have been searching for a way to create public pages (accessible to users without admin permission), similar to the method ...
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Why this plugin is not working?

I am testing jQuery in my wordpress plugin. Two files 1. main_plugin.php 2. js_plugin.js (Both in the same directory HelloWorld). CODE: PHP FILE: <?php /* Plugin Name: jQuery Test Plugin Plugin ...
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Get children post mime type using parent post_ID wp_post

Consider parent post_id is 11 for the same post. If I add media, the information about media is passed to the post_id 12 by taking parent_id 11 in wp_post. So, if I want to get media information ...
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Get data from wp_posts of mysql in to variables of wordpress-php script

I want to get post status, media information like the type of attachments added to the post etc in to my program. I tried this but doesn't work well $posts = $wpdb->get_results("SELECT ...