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Plugin - overwritting entire non-pluggable function

In order to achieve what I want to do with my plugin I need to modify several functions inside comment.php and comment-template.php ( for instance some code lines like if ( is_user_logged_in() ) : ) ...
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What exactly does $wp_filesystem->abspath() return?

The real problem I have when using the $wp_filesystem is defining the correct paths. In the documentation of the filesystem the path (for example for the plugins directory) is usually set like this: $...
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Why a WP_Query instance using 'tag' doesn't work?

everybody. I'm developing a small plugin and I need to fetch some posts with a very simple query: $args = array( 'tag' => $tag ); $fc_query = new WP_Query( $args ); The point here is ...
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Incorporate Co-Authors Plus template tags into Unpress theme

I am not quite familiar with coding and need help. Currently, I am managing a website that uses UnPress theme on Wordpress and installing co-author plus pluggin. I would like to incorporate the ...
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Add custom columns in custom post type browse page

I made a plugin which adds a "member" custom post type. I customized the edit view (with the editor hook) to get only the fields I want and store them in the database. I have fields like "name, ...
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Hook into Post Exirator's expiration code

I need to run some code when a post from a custom post type is set to draft, which occurs automatically with the Post Expirator plugin. My code is set to run on the publish_to_draft action, however I ...
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Embed php code in custom field of a plugin [closed]

I am using this plugin https://wordpress.org/plugins/emailcoauthoronpost/ in my website. This plugin shoots an email to the author of the post with a link to my website. But I need to send the ...
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How do I disable Photon on a non-premium WordPress site? [closed]

I have a site with an image in the sidebar hosted on an external server. I change this image every so often on the external site, but the name of the file stays the same. Recently, I've noticed that ...
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How to include JavaScript script only on specific page [duplicate]

I am creating my own widget. I need to use custom css and js files. I have used wp_register_style`wp_enqueue_styleandwp_register_script\wp_enqueue_script` functions in order to register custom styles ...
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Disable plugins on cron and ajax page

I want to disable few wordpress plugins on my cron and an ajax page. I have already tried option_active_plugins filter but it's not working. I have checked and found most of the people say that ...
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Surviving Wordpress and plugin updates

In the phase of developing a new wordpress-based site, I'm evaluating also future pitfalls such as upgrades. Unfortunately, there's no guarantee that a third party plugin will not be discontinued. But ...
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How to get all posts belongs to a user between a certain date

I am writing a plugin for my company so I need to get all posts belongs to a user between a certain date which is given by another user. Then I want to count words for each post and finally add them ...
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change template by permalink endpoint via plugin

I'm trying to change template using this code: add_filter( 'query_vars', 'add_query_vars'); function add_query_vars($vars){ $vars[] = "photos"; return $vars; } function ...
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Multi-tier Categories by post type?

We've been using CPT UI to allow us to create segregated categories for different post types. Unfortunately, this plugin only allows single-tier category view in the admin area. What I'm after is ...
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Get php var inside javascript file (making plugin)

I was making a plugin and I have a javascript file where I want to take some options saved in the database to show well the function. So I have this: function wp_home(){ wp_enqueue_script( '...
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Development of a Wordpress Search Plugin - Best Practices

Searching for around two days to find an answer to my question, I finally registered for this StackExchange. :) My Question is not simple, so I need to start at the very beginning. But to give you an ...
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Suggestions on Approach to New Plugin I'm Stuck On

I'm a newbie plugin developer, and I've had an idea for what I though would be a simple to build debut plugin, but I seem to have reached a brick wall with it and wonder if anyone can suggest some ...
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WordPress loop by three meta values with random order

We have three custom fields with names plan_name1,plan_name2 and plan_name3. Need to check if these meta keys has values (1,2,3) OR (2,3,1) OR (1,3,2) OR (2,1,3) OR (3,2,1) OR (3,1,2) We mean ...
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Create Custom Post type that uses Page.php template

I am creating a plugin that registers a custom post type, and I want it to be displayed using the theme's page.php template, rather than the post.php. I set the hierarchical flag when I register it, ...
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Customizing a category archive page through plugin

I have created a plugin that adds a custom post type called "Activities". This post type's archive shows all the categories, and then the categories each have a page that includes the posts contained ...
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install problem can't find wp-load.php file

This is probably a simple problem, but can't figure it out... 1) I installed the wordpress file directly under the xxxx directory; wp-admin, wp-content, wp-includes are all within wordpress file. 2) ...
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Multi-step Frontend Filtering to Reveal Content

I'm not even really sure the best and easiest way to go about doing this - or what the right verbiage is to properly describe what I'm wanting to do. On my site I'm looking to change this selection ...
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How to quickly reorder posts in the admin panel that will persist for the wp-api

I generally use the Intuitive Custom Post Order plugin for any WordPress sites I work with so clients can order their posts visually. For this project, I'm using WordPress as an admin panel and ...
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What goes into wp_postmeta and why?

we are using WordPress in a site that has Places and eventsOn running, however we notice that sometimes the newly inserted place data goes into the wp_postmeta table others it doesn't... Searched for ...
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Escaping and sanitization

I have created a custom metabox for a certain plugin - events CPT. In it I can add talks by event days, with images, speaker names, descriptions, titles and times. So all either input fields or ...
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function of parent not working in childtheme

I have a plugin used on a parent theme which uses shortcode. The plugin (shortcode) works on the parent theme but when I switch to child theme it no longer works. I've only added the child theme code ...
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PHP Script to Download Latest PLUGIN Version

I use the following code in my PHP script to automatically download the latest version of WordPress... $wordpress_zip_file_url = 'https://wordpress.org/latest.zip'; file_put_contents("wordpress.zip", ...
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Wordpress Registration Email by Role

I'm wanting to send out a custom html email to a new user based on their role during registration. So, I have 2 roles that will be specifically registering on the site: photographer and subscriber and ...
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Attachments plugin cannot click media library button [closed]

I have installed the Attachments plugin (version 3.5.7) to upload multiple images to a post in my post type 'shop'. The problem: For some reason I cannot click the insert button of the media library ...
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mu-plugins Aren't Loading - Need Help

I've looked at other posts regarding mu-plugins but I don't understand yet. Here's the situation: My site is hosted by a service that automatically set up 2 caching plugins. Cloudflare and OP Cache....
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disable active plugins for specific theme

I want to disable some plugins from a specific theme.I am using deactivate_plugins hook to deactivate. following is my code. add_action('wp_head','disable_plugins'); function disable_plugins(){ ...
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Editable form for WordPress plugin options page

For my new plugin Scripts and Tags Manager I want to add the possibility for the users to edit rows and add / remove rows. Each row is a form element that contains a text field for the dynamic ...
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How do I apply style to each category of a list?

I need to create a simple plugin to show a list of categories inside the body of the post and, as I am new to coding, I searched for the basics and started to make little changes; it looks like this, ...
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WordPress core update fails - no issues with plugin updates

My WP installation does one-click plugin / theme updates without any hiccups, but updates to the core always fails. No specific reason is cited, except for a suggestion that it may be due to file ...
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Is there any hook to change media html in post? [duplicate]

When I add image to a post, wordpress makes this html format in theme. <p> <img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-455" src="http://localhost/pb/wp-content/uploads/20116/04/huracan-...
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Override plugin localization

Is it possible to override the localization files provided (or not provided) by a 3rd party plugin? A plugin that I'm using now doesn't have any language files but I want to avoid having a future ...
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How to order users alphabetically by name? in plugin UPME

I have this code: <?php class UPME_List_Cards { public $upme_options; public function __construct() { global $upme; add_shortcode('upme_latest_members_list', array($this,'...
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How do you override the default comment template?

I have a custom user database that is integrated with a wordpress website using a custom built plugin. I also want to integrate this user system into the comment system. I have found and completed ...
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meta_query in $args ignored when called from theme

I have the below function in my plugin in the MyManager class. public static function test() { $numRowLimit = 6; $arrArgs = array( 'posts_per_page' => $numRowLimit, '...
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With Wordpress + Visual Composer, how to restrict a user to change some content in a page?

Sorry if it's not the right place to post that but I did not find better. I know in Wordpress, it's possible to restrict users to change pages or remove items from the menu. But is it possible to ...
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Automatic format non-formatted imported posts

I imported a lot of posts, some of them are good formatted, but most of them are non-formatted, without spaces after comma or dot(s), no new paragraph. In fact this is short example of article: Hi ...
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Creating plugin for changing slug

I need help about creating plugin for rewriting slug. When you enter you post name or page name wordpress is creating slug. So I want to make some modification. I don't know how to make changes in DB ...
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datetime jquery UI not showing after theme update

I had jquery datetime picker working when theme team ask me to upgrade it. That totally broken my site, but now I've fixed almost everything. Last thing I cant figure out is why Jquery UI datetime ...
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Is this possible with Wordpress it's rewriterules

I'm aiming at creating my own plugin but i'm having some troubles figuring out with the rewriting and so on. What i'm trying to build is that my client(s) can created their own "Vehicles". Well that ...
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Wordpress Smart Iframe Browser [closed]

How to browse other website without leaving domain? for ex. my website is websites1.com and i want to someone to goto website2.com but doamin name in address bar must be website1.com only.
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Rewrite in plugin

I made plugin with shortcode. User put short code in page "bz". Now, plugin is used on page www.sitename.com/bz. I want to get all url content "after" my plugin. So, when user enter www.sitename.com/...
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function to write the output of a variable + post_title in post_content

I have a function that writes the output of a function of a rand_keys + the post_title in post_content, but writing the title but only happens after I click manually on the update button on the post-...
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The plugin generated xxx characters of unexpected output during activation

I know this question has been asked 100 times, and I've googled it and tried multiple solutions, but I'm still getting this error. I removed all the white space, tried to encode it in UTF-8 in notepad ...
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How Do I Attach Custom Taxonomies to a Custom Post Type?

I'm having trouble attaching custom taxonomies to a post (CPT) submitted via a frontend form. For some reason, whenever a new post is created, new fields in the wp_terms table (containing the IDs of ...
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Set rules for file uploads to dynamically hide/show menu items

I am curious if anyone has a clue about this? Upload a file. If file meets certain criteria, link the file dynamically to a menu item If file is linked, the menu item will show. Until an associated ...