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Alter secondary loop to exclude posts from current page category

The below code is taken from sidebar.php where it outputs random posts from multiple categories and excludes the current post from showing up. This works great but how do I alter this loop to exclude ...
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Add a class to links in the visual editor (how to get old dialog back)

New: Old: In short, i want a list of some classes inside the add link dialog. Because this was default there might be a easy way to get it back like this? Long: I like to have the ability to ...
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Editing a PHP file to include a small text piece on every page

I'm building site (dummy site is up at www.teamcoding.ca/corporate) and would like to include in the upper-right hand part of the screen, "Switch to Lifestyle Site" with a link to a different site. ...
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Get current Wordpress page then add #post ID to the end

I'm trying to find out the PHP code that will get the current URL and add a hash ID onto the end of it so a link can be generated and linked to. The end goal is to create a link that returns: ...
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How to execute a simple php script in WP (I don't think wp_enque_script applies here)

I have a wordpress page where I want to include a budget calculation tool. This budget calculation tool is of course tied to a php script that executes the fields in the budget calculation tool. This ...
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Wordpress redirect on login

I have downloaded my site to a production environment. I have set up both the live site and the production site to use the same DB. When i login to the admin panel i get redirected to the live site. I ...
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Create new category upon save based on post information

After finding a couple of leads on how to do this, I'm coming up blank. What I am trying to accomplish is to add the post to a new category based on camera name. If the category doesn't exist, then to ...
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Wordpress Plugin Receive a Link

I'm writing a Wordpress plugin. The plugin should allow every user to rate posts (1 to 5 stars). What actually works is to read the rating from storage and show the stars. So there are five <a> ...
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Get categories names as an array to use it in theme settings

I am building a theme and for the Theme Settings Page I followed this tutorial: http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/using-the-settings-api-part-1-create-a-theme-options-page/ What I want now is to have ...
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Manually Remove and Change WordPress Page/Post Title

I have added custom metaboxes into the wp-admin page and post editors. There is a metabox with the ability to enter in a person's first name (ex. "John") and last name (ex. "Doe"). I want to set ...
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On this day PHP code

I'm working with this code snippet for an "on this day" type post. However it is only showing 1 year in the past. I'm looking to automate this so it shows on this day in 2009, 2010, 2011... and as the ...
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Mass update excerpt

I'm using a photoblog theme which upon creating a new post it takes the post attachment and saves a modified "img src" string into the excerpt field. It then uses <?php the_excerpt(); ?> to ...
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How to display results from a data table with an encrypted user id?

I'm trying to display a table of results for particular users who have submitted answers to quizzes. The problem is that the mysql database I am working with has a funky value for the user's ID. I'm ...
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Good RSS Feed Parser to use on php file?

Was trying to use EmbedRSS Plugin but the php code that I used to put it into my index.php file doesn't work. [cetsEmbedRSS id='http://deannaschneider.wordpress.com' itemcount='2' itemauthor='1' ...
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automated tests as a user?

I checked out (with svn) the code for Automated Testing. However, I want to run unit tests as a specific user. Is there a way to do that? That is, is there a way to loggin with php code alone?
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Should i use the wordpress Options table or to create database table..?

I have an application built in asp.net but i'd like to port it over to wordpress as a plugin. Is it practical to develop the php version of this app using the Wordpress options table or should i ...
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Adding a unique class to wp_nav_menu

How would I go about adding a unique class to the direct child li elements of the main parent ul element generated with wp_nav_menu? <nav id="access" role="navigation"> <div ...
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wordpress JSONAPI introspector always limits number at 10?

I'm a little new to Wordpress and the JSON API so forgive me if this is a newbie question but i'm trying to get all of the posts of a few different custom post types and return them as JSON via my own ...
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Getting a WordPress Debug Strategy

I have been reading up on debugging. I watched Chip Bennett's video on wordpress.tv and was inspired to take debugging seriously. What I have found in my reading up though has confused me a bit. I ...
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How can I add more code to this?

<?php $my_query = new WP_Query( "cat=11&posts_per_page=1" ); if ( $my_query->have_posts() ) { while ( $my_query->have_posts() ) { $my_query->the_post(); ...
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Why can't I call a (member) function from within a foreach?

I'm working with a plugin called media tags... The foreach looks as following (simplied as much as possible) foreach($mediatags as $mediatag){ $args = ...
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variable value disappears in a second loop

i can't manage to "see" the value of $originalArticle in echo '/'.$originalArticle.'== &'.$sameArticle; : i tried with "global" before, but it does not work... The output is for example : /== ...
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Client cant see the Updated dynamic content

I have came across an issue... whenever I upload new content to the site.. and i send the link to the client.. He can not view the changes instead what he see is the previously updated content. Looks ...
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I want to remove the links from the term list returned by get_the_term_list

I want to keep this category title on my pages, but I don't want it to be a link. <?php echo get_the_term_list( get_the_ID(), 'portfolio_cats', ' ', ' , ', ' '); ?> Can anyone help? Thanks
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How do I get the author's page url from their ID?

What is the best way to get the author's page url, so http://example.com/author/user73, from their ID number?
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How to add custom function to pluggable.php

I am working on a WP plugin and I want to add a custom function to pluggable.php (located in /wp-includes). I am calling that function from admin.php (located in /wp-admin) eg. Consider the function ...
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dbDelta support for FOREIGN KEY

On PHP 5.3.13/MySQL 5.5.21 the following code doesn't work: if($check_custom_fields_form!=1){ $sql = "CREATE TABLE IF NOT EXISTS ". $table_custom_fields_form ." ( `form_name` ...
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Most viewed posts in Wordpress

I am owner of a blog/website and I am using this code for tracking post views in site : function getPostViews($postID){ $count_key = 'post_views_count'; $count = get_post_meta($postID, ...
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Force Users To Relogin

I need a solution that i can use to force a user to logout via the admin panel of word press any help on this would be appreciated.
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the_author_meta not working

I'm trying to use the_author_meta to retrieve some links which users can set in their profile. I set up extra profile fields and they are saving to the database. On my author.php I have the ...
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How do I override the Message-ID header of wp_mail function?

I have a custom notification function for our comments editor, who prefers to have all comments from one article threaded together in her email client. To achieve this, I'm creating a custom ...
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the_date() not working

I am using wordpress 3.2 and I did a query post like this: <?php query_posts("posts_per_page=1post=type&page=post_parent=10");?> Then I try to echo out the date of this post I queried ...
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unknown issue in 'header.php' preventing theme from displaying fully

My theme is currently activated and showing only the background image and the "home" link. I believe the issue lies within header.php, but I can't quite figure out what. Any ideas? (Also, is there a ...
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Where is wp() function definition?

In WordPress source code, there is one point I can not understand. In /wp-blog-header.php, there is a call to wp() function. However, I can not find any definition for that function. How this call ...
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Hide a div to subscribers(user role) in one page (is_page)

Hello have been looking at this for quite a while and cant seem to resolve it was hoping someone more familiar with the wordpress core and php could share some idea. What I want to accomplish ...
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Setting up widgets in wordpress with a unique ID for the after_title argument

I try to get the collapsible-widget-area plugin so that every widget it creates inside the collapsible area has a unique id <div> after its title. function get_args() { $this->args = ...
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Using the_excerpt() on a page

I've been trying to utilize the PHP excerpt function to call from her recent blog post to post on a main landing page without avail. Any thoughts? <div id="home_news" class="prefix_9 grid_3"> ...
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How to extend the page editor?

I'm really a newbie to WordPress. I can edit the page via admin Page menu. There is a form submitted on that page. How can I write my own functions to handle this form submission? In other words, how ...
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Vote It Up Plugin - Add ascending numbers to MostVotedAllTime Chart Function

The following function shows a top 10 chart of most voted posts. How would I add acceding numbers to this chart eg 1 - example Post1 2 - example Post2 etc function MostVotedAllTime_Widget() { ...
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Accessing WPDB Multidimensional JSON Array w/ Javascript

I am having trouble accessing json values return from an ajax call. Here is the call: $.ajax({ type: 'POST', data: 'user_id=' + user.user_id + '&user_login='+ user.user_login, ...
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How do you remove plugin edit option?

I would like to remove the edit option for all plugins on a wordpress site. Is there a hook/filter for doing this? It would be preferred to do it from the theme's functions file, rather than try to ...
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Creating a WordPress shortcode

I'm coding my first WP shortcode and am having trouble turning my working PHP into a working shortcode. I have successfully created a basic shortcode that returns text in the spot I'd like so that ...
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Dynamically generating an '<a name=“”>' reference with PHP

I'm trying to dynamically generate a <a name=""> link reference inside of a Wordpress plugin. The plugin will output this link reference inside of the posts it generates. The categories of ...
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How to create a custom category of wordpress admin

i was wondering how I would create a custom tab and page for wordpress admin screen, and save its data. I want a ticker on my main page, and the <li> data would change whenever I have new ...
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Hiding a php element from mobile browsers

I've stuck a static width content slider on my Wordpress sites front page. I'm using the Twenty Eleven theme with a small piece of code included into index.php to display the slider. Unfortunately ...
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Post ID wrong in Functions.php

I am trying to execute the following code inside my functions.php to change the title of my wordpress blog. function filter_pagetitle($url) { global $wp_query; $the_post_id = ...
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Download images from media library to computer in BULK?

All I want is to download all images from the media library to my computer. I don't want to then use them in another site. I uploaded them from a camera card while traveling, and then it was stolen. ...
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Is there a (offical) way for a theme to deactivate itself and show a message in admin?

I know that plugins can deactivate itself, but how about themes? I work on a parent theme (Framework) and I don't want users to be able to activate it. This is what I have so far. The problem is ...
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Show different size featured images (the_post_thumbnail) for 1st, 2nd and 3rd posts?

I file all the galleries on my blog under the 'gallery' tag. I use the following code (via) to display the latest 7 gallery posts after the 8th latest post on home page: <!-- Featured post ...
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Getting the action's tag name within the action

There's a function attached to a set of actions, like this: add_action('some_tag', 'the_function'); function the_function($maybe_some_vars){ // ... } Is it possible to find out the action name ...