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How to show a Progress Bar when a plugin is doing some processing in Wordpress

I'am new to WordPress plugin development and I'am developing a plugin which sends messages to all subscribed users when a new post is published. Plugin is complete and its sending messages to all ...
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Types Plugin - Display options(select) in template

I have created a custom "select field" in admin panel using types plugin. Is it possible to get the values and use it somewhere outside the plugin(in theme or in another plugin)? I like to update the ...
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API Functions to Register and Show WordPress List Tables

I am developing my own plugin and I am trying to figure out how to add WordPress List Tables to my admin page. I am aware I can write the the HTML myself but if there is an API method this is the most ...
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Email verification feature in wordpress social login plugin

I'm using wordpress social login plugin.. It uses HybridAuth library. Here is a demo of HybridAuth library. The wordpress plugin looks nice. But it generates a random email for most of the social ...
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How to store accumulate multiple option values in a single array using Options_API

I have created an option array that stores a series of options, along with their values. The problem is that I want to ACCUMULATE these options and store them in the options database. Meaning I would ...
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Issue with wp_handle_upload

I am trying to upload a zip file from Setting Page. I have designed a setting page and in that I have a file upload functionality. I am using setting API to do this. My issue is: I know that maximum ...
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Plugin not saving values when placed in a folder within /wp-content/plugins

Ive got the following code for a WordPRess plugin that essentially add two custom inputs on each page/post edit screen. The values are then saved and output in the header of the frontend page. The ...
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WP AJAX is not working, always returns 0

I've checked any threads here regarding this and did a debug test which worked, I'd like to understand why my own code doesn't work as it presents the same functionality explained in every possible ...
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Create Database Tables on Plugin Activation hook

My function which have code for table creation function hotel_install() { $path=ABSPATH . 'wp-config.php'; require_once ($path); global $wpdb; $charset_collate = ...
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How To Display Admin Toolbar On Custom Template

I am trying to get the admin toolbar to display on a custom page. I am using a custom php file for this. The basic structure of the page is like this and this will display the basic structure of my ...
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Ajax Vote Plugin e.preventDefault not working

I tried to build a plugin with which i can let users vote for articles so i can track kind of 'likes'. The Ajax works fine and I use a link as a trigger. Somehow every time I click on the link (which ...
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Practices to Avoid Plugin & Theme Conflicts

I am developing a WordPress Plugin and it includes the javascript library Require.js. This is causing a conflict with my theme. How can I avoid my plugin javascript affecting other plugins and ...
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admin_notices hook show message all admin pages after plugin activate

I am working on a plugin and in plugin i use admin_notices hook for showing my custom message. When a user activate plugin the message show blew the plugin activate successfully, but my message shows ...
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wp_schedule_event in a class

This is my (stripped down) plugin, in OOP: <?php /* Plugin Name: Cron Test Plugin URI: http://www.mywebsite.com/ Description: Test Version: 1.0 Requires at least: 3.0 */ class CronTest { public ...
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How to include wp-load.php from any location?

I have a plugin which calls a stand-alone php script (myAjax.php) via a jQuery.ajax() script inside the plugin. I need to place the following code into the myAjax.php file: ...
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Let user override plugin CSS

I'm writing a plugin, which has a certain style. However, that style won't suit every site. therefore, I would like to let the site admin override the plugin CSS if they want. How would I go about ...
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Custom Front End Profile not saving custom contact info

I have a plugin I've created for specific types of user functions. This plugin adds additional custom fields to the user profile and a front end profile page (subscribers do not see the admin bar and ...
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Using radio button meta data from a custom meta box

Very new to attempting PHP and am hacking together my first plugin using tutorials.. I have a custom meta box with a Yes/No radio button on all WordPress pages (in the editor). EDIT- I removed the ...
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Get all of user's custom post types in WP Admin for plugin

I am making a WordPress plugin and hit a rough point. I'm trying to make it so a user can select from all their post types, including custom post types. The code I have below shows the post, page, and ...
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Inactive Plugin Files

One of my plugins have some files that are inactive. I did some googling and found out that this is caused by editing files while the plugin is still active. OOPS, guilty. I then deactivated and ...
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Create dedicated page with custom template showing custom data

I am trying to finish my first WordPress plugin. I've managed to create the admin part, where I load a lot of information into custom tables I've created on the same database as the WP installation, ...
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Allow Facebook to preview posts before published

I want to allow Facebook (user agent facebookexternalhit) to access scheduled posts before they're published, so it can access meta information in order to schedule a status. Currently I temporarily ...
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How to make Http Request to a php file present in plugin directory of wordpress

I'am new to wordpress plugin development and I'am developing a plugin (say myplugin) and I'am stuck in following problem. I had kept this plugin in mywebsite/wp-content/plugin/myplugin Inside ...
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How can I allow the user to press enter without creating a new element in the editor?

I wrote a tinymce button to place a special div on my editor (I didn't use the format dropdown because the client was unsure of it). When the user presses enter inside the div it creates another ...
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Is there any plugin development framework

Since I am new to wordpress plugin development I have been examining internal structure of many plugin's and I could find most of them doesnt fit any pattern and understanding how they works is pretty ...
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WooCommerce - Create Products Programatically

I'm writing a plugin that will automatically import products via JSON API. I need to programatically create/update products. I did a research and it seems everyone is using wp_insert_post() and ...
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How to create a new database table whenever user changes options

I'am new to wordpress plugin development and I'am stuck in developing menu for my plugin. By going through documentation and many sites i created following menu. But i want to create a new table in ...
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Rewrite rule for page with plugin shortcode

I created a plugin to display a list of real estate properties on a page. The list is embedded into a custom page as a shortcode: [real_estate_list status="1"] The list is loaded from an external ...
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How to have an option updated (and translated) in the admin while using WPML?

I'm using WPML on our site and I'm currently building a plugin to hold translatable labels for this particular client. These options are being held in the wp_options table by adding an option called ...
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How To Sort and Filter Admin Custom Taxonomy Columns

I have a custom post-type with associated custom-taxonomies – how can I make these custom taxonomies sortable in the custom post-types admin/list view header (similar to how dates is sortable)? ...
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What's the difference between term_id and term_taxonomy_id

The title says it all. At the moment in my custom taxonomies I'm getting the terms using the term id and taxonomy name. Thought this question would've been asked before but can't find it anywhere! So ...
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Multiple entries in get_option results? or why is _multiwidget set to 1?

I am developing a wordpress widget, and need to store some user configuration values, that is why I am using wordpress update_option and get_option. I am new to widget development. I have some ...
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While sending mail from contact form 7 in my inbox name and email id are not displaying [on hold]

While sending mail from contact form 7 in my inbox name and email id are not displaying Instead of name it is showing [your-name] and [your-email] as written in mail setting in cotact form 7 while ...
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Get image URL from media library in input

On wp-admin/post.php?post=447&action=edit for example I have a link and an input. The link appears as follows: <a href="#" class="button insert-media add_media" data-editor="tj_image_url" ...
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Create a custom page template inside my wordpress plugin

I'm developing a Wordpress plugin and I want to create a file to where I want to redirect the user to show some information. I know that a perfect solution for this is using Wordpress custom pages. ...
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Redirect on Empty Query Var [duplicate]

I have a plugin with two rewrite rules: public static function cp_libdatabases_add_rewrites(){ $options = get_option( 'libdatabases_plugin_options' ); $staff_url = $options['staff_url']; ...
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wpdb->prepare and mysql UPDATE - how is it done?

Trying to set a 'removed' date time in a plugin query but I'm not sure how to use UPDATE SET with $wpdb->prepare. Here's my query: $cur_date = date('Y-m-d G:i:s'); $rows_affected = ...
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get_template_part from plugin

This is default get_template_part function inside WordPress: function get_template_part( $slug, $name = null ) { do_action( "get_template_part_{$slug}", $slug, $name ); $templates = array(); ...
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edit-tags.php in plugin admin menu hides when is the active page

For the plugin I'm building I have added a submenu as a child to a custom main menu item in admin. The submenu page is an edit-tags.php page. This shows up as intended under the main menu item. When ...
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woocommerce product insert programmitically

I have just implement the woo-commerce implementation pragmatically. But i need to check before insertion product is already exist or not. How can i check product is exist or not.
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How to sanitize an input array to save in options?

I want to santize a category IDs list before updating it, how this should be done. This is how I'm doing: $categories = get_categories(array('hide_empty'=> 0)); foreach($categories as $category) { ...
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How to use an existing localization in a new plugin?

Is there any possibility to use an existing localization? For example: My plugin adds ,,First name'' field to the registration form: <p> <label for="wp_first_name"><?php _e('First ...
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How do I create a custom role capability?

I wish to create a custom capability for accessing the interface of my plugin. Should the plugin manage adding this capability to all the administrator accounts on activation? If so: Does WordPress ...
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Add submenu for users [closed]

I want add submenu like "Edit", "Delete", ... below username. How to add ?
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Creating a blank wp_head() action

I'm creating a plugin and one of the screens of the plugin needs to be a completely fresh template page. I've got it all hooked up and it's working fine but the issue is that there are certain plugins ...
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How to change the mail sent or messgae sent failed messge dynamically in contact form 7 [on hold]

I am Using contact form 7 and want to show the messsgae after the form submission according to situation in the position of "thanks you mail has been sent successfully." How can i do this with latest ...
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Designing custom templates and managing conent

I am web developer with little wordpress experience. What I am trying to do is develop and style a website to my liking using pure html and css and then use wordpress to allow the end users to edit ...
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Display custom fields in frontside user profile

I installed the CIMY User Extra Fields plugin to add new custom fields in theuser profile. I added 1 custom field for gender to the user profile but it displays only in the admin panel user profile. ...
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How to change the responce messgae in contact form 7 [closed]

I am using contact form 7 and i want to send a verification code to mobile. i have all set only one thing i want to resolve that if the one time password will not sent to the mobile (I am using curl ...
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add_action priority and taxonomy used in plugin

I try to register my taxonomy in my plugin and use it after. So far I have done: function custom_taxonomy() { $labels = array( ... ); $args = array( ... ); ...