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UPME Known Issues - Unable to Save Custom Fields

When you have large number of custom fields, there are issues with saving and updating process. This is due to the maximum input variables constraints set by PHP. Currently you have to increase php ...
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Default table collation on plugin activation?

I'm following this to make my plugin auto-create a table when the plugin is activated, but what happens is that while all the tables (the whole db) are utf8_general_ci, the newly created table is ...
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Plugin version not updated with new version

I also checked this thread, and tested the /trunk and /tags/1.1 readme.txt files stabletag are same. /trunk/readme.txt === Plugin Name === Contributors: jogesh_pi Tags: tags goes here Requires at ...
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How can I save repeatable fields with one value inside an array?

Introduce I am currently working on a slider plugin to learn a lot of PHP and WordPress. I have create some repeatable field with javascript. Some functional details: When the user is clicking on ...
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WordPress Plugin: Global Update

Hi I want to be able to make a plugin that will check for updates of other plugins that i have made from a single place. In my main plugin file i have include_once( 'class-login-slider-updater.php' ...
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Adding a dropdown on my setting page

I have created a plugin and I have created setting for it where I have created a text field. But now I want to add a dropdown link. Can I show a thumbnail in the front of it in a dropdown, yes or ...
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Wordpress plugin options need to delete after deactivate & uninstall

I have developed a wordpress plugin and I need to delete the options I am creating when uninstalling. What I did is I created a file called uninstall.php and included the following code: <?php ...
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How to access global variable $menu inside a class function

am puzzling why can't i access the global variable $menu inside a php class function class adminMenus { public function getWPdefaultmenus(){ global $menu; return $menu; } } using ...
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Get custom post archived by meta field value in wordpress

I am using cpt-archive plugin to generate archive by month in my wordpress post. Here the plugin using this code, $query = "SELECT YEAR(post_date) AS `year`, MONTH(post_date) AS `month`, ...
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Scheduled event occurring each page load, but supposed to happen daily

I have a scheduled event that is supposed to occur only once a day at 12am. However, for some reason my scheduled event is happening on each page load and I can't figure out why. The default ...
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Redirect user to a particular link in 10 seconds after using wp_die

I want to use some type of functionality if ( $some_condition == false ) { wp_die(); // Here i want to redirect page on some URL after 10 seconds } I need to do it inside a plugin. Is it ...
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How to group navigation items in the admin panel

I have more than 50 custom post types which I have created using the Pods plugin. The problem is that the left navigation of the admin panel looks really busy and messy and it takes a lot of time for ...
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php include returns 1 as output with other outputs [closed]

I have this code $return = include(TEMPLATEPATH . '/apex.php' ); $html .= $return; I using the above code to get a php for from a plugin from theme dir. but it returns 1 with the other wanted ...
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how to use thickbox in admin?

I would like to show my retrieved content form my classes method in thickbox. How could I do this? I have been adding the proper id to my desired hyperlink but all of the admin body is getting parsed ...
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Plugin screenshots not showing in the repository

I'm having major trouble getting the screenshots to show in my plugin. I have validated the readme file and placed the screenshots in both the /trunk and /tags/1.0 directories (1.0 is stable). I have ...
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appointment plugin doesn't display all appointments

I'm trying to create a appointment plugin, and so far it is working that I can create appointments and see the detail view from the appointment. The problem is, on a page called "appointments" where ...
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Validating values using Settings API?

I'm using the Settings API to create options for plugin. Do I need to validate the input values for the security (for example stripslashes etc)? (I could not find that part in most of the tutorials). ...
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Multisite plugin development and wp_enqueue_script

I have a plugin I'm developing. It works fine on a single site version of WordPress. It installs on a multisite version of WordPress, it appears to work on the admin pages, but when the plugin ...
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Automatic updates in plugin - not hosted on wordpress repository

I'm coding a plugin which probably will have updates in the future, and I want to take advantage of the automatic update mechanism in wordpress. I followed this tutorial: Everything seemed quite ...
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$post->ID not working but the get_the_id() is [duplicate]

I created a custom post type from a Plugin. Then in a function like show_data() I queried the post type along with its post meta data (Custom Fields). Then in Page Template I used the function to show ...
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User added CSS to alter shortcode

I am creating my first plugin and so far it has gone well. It is very simple thing that calls the css file up and allows users to add shortcodes which will then create different colored backgrounds ...
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wp_mail is undefined

I am writing a plugin that opens up a form to invite people to a website by email and want to use wp_mail(). Whenever I use the wp_mail() function in any file in my plugin folder I always end up ...
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register_activation_hook not working with symbolic links

I'm writing my first own Wordpress plugin. It's working great so far, except that now I need to create a few DB tables upon plugin activation. So I put register_activation_hook( __FILE__, ...
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How to link PHP pages not included in menu?

I'm developing a plugin which has basically four pages in menu, each page contains a form that the action value should link to another page (not included in menu). My questions are: how do I link the ...
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How to tell which Plugin is displaying?

I'm editing a Wordpress website for a client that was written by someone else. I'm noticing that a video and button are displayed on the home page. I used the Reveal-Template plugin to figure out ...
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Accessing Variables Used In a Plugin Using PHPStorm + XDebug

I'm currently attempting to use XDebug 2.2.1 and PHPStorm 7.1 to debug my WordPress plugin. So far, I've successfully installed XDebug and breakpoints are working fine. However, I'm unable to access ...
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Extending a theme: build new features as plugin or core modules?

I have developed my own WordPress theme based on the Roots starter theme. Because of my clients needs, I'm often required to develop custom features (what I refer to as "modules") that are added to ...
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How to set the default value as the saved value once a form of widget is saved?

I tried doing this for the function form : <?php function form(){ //Set up some default widget settings. $defaults = array( 'uid' => __('121232', 'example'), 'height' => ...
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Change wp_mail SMTP settings for each E-Mail

I want to send mails using wp_mail function. I have multiple SMTP accounts login details. I want to send some mail using Account A and some using Account B. How can I send mails with different ...
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How to let user know his session has expired and show him a popup?

Can anyone knows how to show a popup once user session has expired? This is what i want to achive When User has been automatically logged out due to inactivity or session expiration I need to show ...
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Plugins admin page in tabs

How do I init custom Plugins admin page if pages are enbeded in tabs I try the following but You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page. class MyPlugin{ public function ...
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How to remove a class [closed]

Is it possible to remove classes from a plugin and add theme into to theme? I need to modify Woocommerce WP_Checkout class but I want to move it to my theme folder so if woocommerce will be updated ...
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Unable to override pluggable function wp_mail

A couple of days ago, my wordpress blog hosted on openshift suddenly stopped sending me mails and notifications. Until now I'd never bothered how wordpress handled mail sending since they always ...
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Making plugin output customizable

I am writing a plugin that will display a timeline of historic events, and I am looking for ways to make the output customizable. I was considering including a template/example within the plugin ...
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How can I send an id over the url?

I need to send an id that I am going to collect and use in a plugin. Plugin will collect it in a page where I use plugins shortcode. The url I am trying to get is like ...
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Display_rows() and column_cb() strange behaviour

I found a strange behavior of my functions. I thought to pass the id from display_rows() to column_cb(), but the problem is that the program passes only the first digit. Any hint? column_cb(): ...
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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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How to include PHP files in plugins the correct way

My problem is when on the main plugin file i include a php file something like this: include(WP_PLUGIN_URL . '/wordpress-group-buying/ipn/paypal-ipn.php'); //or include_once(WP_PLUGIN_URL . ...
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Adding Attachment Display Settings in custom media frame

I made my own custom media frame : $('.add').bind('click', function(event) { event.preventDefault(); // Create the media frame. file_frame = wp.media.frames.file_frame = wp.media({ ...
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WP_Query to get all posts with specified category in priority

Now I have a query to get all posts in the specific category featured. $today = date('Y-m-d'); $args = array( 'post_type' => 'event', 'event-categories' => 'featured', ...
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Clean way to initialize plugin in newly-added site when plugin has been network activated?

I've been working on migrating one of my plugins to support multisite installs and am attempting to figure out the cleanest way to handle the following series of events: Plugin is Network Activated ...
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Return all roles, including custom roles

Rewritten: Hopefully this helps others. The question wasn't a duplicate question. The custom roles and subscriber account were not being written. It turns out that the if statement after the internal ...
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How to change commenter links to /user/user_id?

I would like to change the commenter links as shown in this screenshot: In my test plugin at GitHub I have first tried the following code: define('PROFILE', '<a href="/user/%s" rel="external ...
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Loading jQuery library from WordPress admin

When we are developing Themes, we are taught to enqueue the jQuery library if necessary, because no jQuery library is available on the front-end of WordPress (if I'm not wrong). But when we are into ...
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How to display public user profile with 2 additional fields? (GitHub source code included)

As a WordPress newbie I am trying to create a plugin, which will force users to specify their city and gender while registering and then display a personal profile page for each user showing this ...
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How to set separate “lang” attribute for post or page titles

I am creating a multilingual website in English and Hindi on WordPress. Half of the site is in English and rest is Hindi. In a previous question asked by John Doe here at stackexchange s_ha_dum ...
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PHPUnit testing WordPress Plugin

Using answers on this site and from other resources, I have started writing my next plugin using PHPUnit tests and the WordPress test environment. Distilling down what I have in my plugin's ...
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WP Plugin Running before jQuery

I'm having problems with jQuery and a plugin, the console error says jQuery is not defined. What I don't understand is it only fails when I load it to the production server, on my local dev ...
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How to add links under every posts? ( WHILE BUILDING PLUGIN not manually )

I want to use, change, add and delete the links that appears with every posts. (e.g. May 21, 2014| 1 Comment) If I'm not wrong these are called template tags. I can play with them manually by getting ...
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How to set a cookie for logged in users to md5($user->ID . “my_secret”)?

For all logged in visitors of my WordPress website I would like to set 2 cookies based on their user ID - so that I can use their user IDs in WordPress-unrelated PHP scripts at the same domain. In ...