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Custom User meta field display

I'm using PODS plugin (https://wordpress.org/plugins/pods/) to extend main types in wp and WP Tiles for tiles rendering (https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-tiles/). I'v already added field position to ...
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Plugin updates are not shown

I have a site developed in WordPress 3.5.1. I have updated the WordPress to latest version (4.3.1), but it's not showing the plugin updates. It's showing all plugins are up to date, but i have already ...
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Create a table with wordpress plugin boilerplate

I am a new wordpress developer and i would like to create my first wordpress plugin based to wp plugin boilerplate template plugin. My plugin will have to do with my clients data so for this reason i ...
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How do I make a child theme I made POST through a 3rd party plugin?

I made a custom form in a child theme I am developing. One of the plugins I have installed is Anspress. I want to use my question form instead of the plugin's form. How do I make my form post through ...
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Send email when a portfolio project is updated

I am trying to automatically inform specific registered users when the content of a project in the portfolio changes. It's like automatic newsletters on blog changes but I need it for a portfolio and ...
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Updated 4.3 Getting Error: Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to

I've updated to 4.3, now I'm getting this error! Error: Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, function 'wp_admin_bar_customize_menu' not found or invalid ...
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Permalinks stopped working after migration with WP all-in-one migration plugin

I've used a plugin called WP all-on-one migration to migrate my website. I've also saved the permalinks twice, as instructed after the importation. The default permalink setting works fine, but any ...
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Getting a 404 when trying to load /wp-admin/plugin-install.php

I am not sure why, but the backend of my site is running slow... even though it's running slow, all pages still load, except this one /wp-admin/plugin-install.php (the add new plugin page). I checked ...
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Make a custom_post translatable

I have a problem with two plugins. The 1st plugin adds a custom_post type whenever a post is created. The 2nd plugin is a translator and only shows posttypes that are translatable (according to the ...
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Best action hook to create custom post and assign taxonomy terms to it on plugin activation?

When I install the plugin, I want to create 10 CPTs of a particular type, which I define in the init action hook, and want to assign 10 terms of a custom taxonomy, which too is defined in an init ...
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How to create a custom post type that contains another custom post type?

I want to create a custom post type 'A', which will contain multiple post types of post type 'B', and custom post type 'A' is a series of post type 'B', so I'd like the edit page of post type 'A' to ...
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How to password protect a category page / not posts?

I have seen this question here but the answer was a plugin ( cat-pass ) that would password protect all the posts under the category. I am looking to password protect the category itself and not ...
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How to run subversion and staging environments when running Wordpress

I come from a .NET world with custom solutions, where I am used to multiple staging environments and subversion for everything. I've been googling a lot, and have some questions on how handle highend ...
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Use Cornerstone Plugin outside of Wordpress Dashboard

All, At risk of having a plugin specific question I feel that it could be beneficial for a lot of others as the X theme has sold a lot of copies and I believe quite a few people use it. The theme uses ...
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Sortable product selector

I am currently trying to find the best way to implement a 'sortable product selector' into a WordPress site. The best way to describe what I am trying to achieve is by uploading screens as an example. ...
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wp-cli silently fails with error code 255

When I run most wp-cli commands I get silent failure. If I echo the return code, I can see that it is 255. Some background. Our team is working on a plugin. Previous version of plugin works fine with ...
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How to change permalink to include custom post type

Is there a way to add custom post type to permalinks with a plugin or otherwise? This is what I am trying to accomplish: mysite.com/projects/food/burgerking mysite.com/projects/wine/cherryvineyard ...
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Wordpress 4.2.1 pre_get_comments doesn't work after update

I have this code working all time but, after updating to Wordpress 4.2.1, this doesn't work. // return just the missing replies in the comment table add_action( 'pre_get_comments', array( $this, '...
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Translation for the plugin using redux framework does not work

I am working on a commercial plugin and i integrated redux in it and use it as my option panel, i am almost done with the plugin, i started to translate the plugin but the translation does not work, i ...
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Create page from plugin, but have it completely hidden

I need to have a plugin create a page that is publicly accessible, but does NOT show up in the admin section anywhere, and cannot be deleted or modified. I thought maybe figuring out a way to have a ...
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Re use the list table for a custom post type on another page

i've got a custom post type which is 'ai1ec_event'. So i have a "All events" page which has a Wp_List_Table with all my events and my customization to that table. Is there a way to draw the same list ...
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unzip a folder on specific location and delete the zip file

After the lots of search. I am deciding to post my question here. Basically i want to upload a zip file in my wordpress site from my admin panel. And also extract this file to specific location with ...
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Active class not working on page created by plugin wordpress

I'm developing a plugin that creates a post type "foo" and a page template "template-foo.php" The problem is the default WordPress active class current_page_item is not applied on my page. It is ...
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How to Add multiple instance of meta box to custom post type

I am able to make custom post type and custom meta box but my situation is that i want to attach multiple instance of custom meta box to custom post type. my custom post type is show which have ...
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jquery tinymce and bundled wp plugins

So I managed to get dynamically generated versions of jquery tinymce to work in wordpress and work with the bundled wplink js plugin - albeit pretty badly hacked together. Was wondering if anyone has ...
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Add custom buttons with custom actions in Edit Post screen in WordPress?

I am creating something for a client and I have a Class that I created with a Custom Post Type called 'PuSH Feeds' and when the user adds a new post and publishes it they can then click on one of two ...
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How can you use one database with multisite

I have two separate wordpress installations and two different domains. I am using one database with table prefixes. It works great but when I enter my content on one site it isn't reflected on the ...
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Migrating Asp.Net site to Wordpress site

I have a requirement to migrate the existing Asp.Net web site to Wordpress site. This site uses SQL server backend. It has so many tables with around 2 million records in a tabular format in SQL ...
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Trouble adding tiny mce to textarea in custom plugin

I'm using the Sunrise open-source OOP framework to develop my plugin. I am building out a new settings page and I'm having trouble adding in a WYSIWYG/tiny MCE textarea to the settings page. I've ...
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automatic plugin install availability: server configuration

This link shows how it may be possible that WordPress may not be able to download and install a plugin via its web interface (known as automatic plugin install). However it may be still be able to ...
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Render custom php template into string

I have a native php template, say, <div> <?= $data ?> </div> Deeply inside the wordpress plugin page I need to render it into string. I feel I miss something well-known here, but ...
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Upgrade Private Plugin without Deleting

I've seen numerous questions asking a way to update a private plugin by checking to self-hosted repository, or update plugin from personal API, but my question is quite different. As we all know, if ...
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Automatically populate title field

I have a WordPress website with Gravity Forms and people can share YouTube videos on it. (The form can be found here: http://shareminecraftvideos.com) Now what I want is to automatically take the ...
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How to remove custom post type and add category and post name

I have a custom post type called listing and taxonomy for this listing is called listing_cat. At the moment my wordpress permalinks appear in this format localhost/wordpress/listing/listing_cat/...
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Hook before & after plugin / core update

I'm working on a maintenance plugin for my website and I want to enable it before plugin/core upgrade starts and disable it after plugin/upgrade ends. Any ideas ? Thanks! :) PS: all I know is I can ...
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register_settings callback function posing problem

Hi I am writing this plugin as an exercise and everything is working except when I try to validate image upload through register_setting callback function it doesn't save data to options.php at all. ...
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Using color picker in plugin, does input attribute order matter?

I'm trying to use the WP color picker in a plugin admin menu and it doesn't seem to be doing anything at all. I'm following the directions here: http://make.wordpress.org/core/2012/11/30/new-color-...
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Manually set a custom admin sub-menu selected?

This question might have been asked already, and if so I apologize but none of the other answers pointed me in the right direction. I am developing my first Wordpress plugin. Lets say it contains the ...
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Some recent plugin updates have failed “Could not create directory”

I have been developing my WordPress site on a WAMPServer on my laptop for a few months, with few problems. In the last few days several (but not all) plugin updates have failed - Specifically IThemes ...
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Wordpress 3.8.3. custom theme - sliders won't load js/css files

I'm building custom WP theme and I have issues with sliders. None of those I've tried to install worked. When I looked into the developers console, and searched for their js/css files, they where not ...
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Co-Authors Plugin Displaying Wrong Author

I'm using the Co-Authors Plugin and some posts have multiple authors: in functions.php function my_get_multiple_authors(){ if ( function_exists( 'coauthors_posts_links' ) ) { ...
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A include_template Question

Right now I am building virtual pages on a wordpress install. I use the include_template hook to add some logic that checks for a 404 page & some regex to look for a specific pattern. This seems ...
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Is there a directory my plugin can write files to that cannot be viewed via the browser/url?

I want to restrict access to some files uploaded via the admin interface but I cannot rely on the ability to use .htaccess (could be turned off, or they might be using a non-apache web server). I ...
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Retrieving Meta from Image Attachment

I currently have added a meta box to the media library popup using the following: // ADD CUSTOM INFO INSIDE THE MEDIA LIBRARY function AddLibraryFields( $form_fields, $post ) { $Added_META=...
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WordPress JS- Visual Composer

I am trying to make a sense in which I can put the whole functionality of JavaScript Visual Composer as it is to the front-end of the WordPress site. As I want that user should not use the wp-admin ...
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Wordpress plugin creating database in localhost but not on real host

So I am busy creating a plugin that creates a custom table to read in some data. The plugin works 100% on localhost but does not create the table in the db on the real host. I have debug enables and ...
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How to display taxonomy images with wp_list_categories?

I am trying to display only sub taxonomies with images of current taxonomy in taxonomy page. I have created custom taxonomies for a custom post type and using the plugin Categories Images to add a ...
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How to redirect users to their profile after they successfully edit their profile

I am using the buddypress plugin for wordpress and would like to make a little change... I was wondering, if there was a way I could redirect users to their profile page after they save the edits to ...
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How to handle cookies from a WordPress plugin on a cached page?

I'm attempting to write a plugin that can work with cookies on a WordPress site that uses page caching (why?). I've been following this tutorial on Esanctuary.net. I'm trying to write to the ...
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Custom table naming/access convention for multisite: $table_prefix vs base_prefix or other?

After WP3.8.1 upgraded, two plugins I made for my networks both stopped working. Each runs on a separate multisite install. I posted the error report on the Wordpress form: http://wordpress.org/...