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How can I modify the Capability needed to access a plugin's options?

I have the following 3 different Roles: Admin, Editor, and SEO. I have installed WordPress SEO by Yoast, and I want to get this: I don't want the editors to see the SEO options, because they only ...
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How to create an option page for this simple plugin

I know how to write WordPress plugins but I have no idea how we could create an option page for our plugin. I have read lot of tutorials but I still have no idea about creating option pages. So just ...
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Problem with Custom Post type Category Listing Pagination

I am having a really hard time for the past three days getting the pagination in custom post type Category page working. I am using WP-Knowledgebase plugin which uses custom post type. The pagination ...
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How can I delete a wordpress widget instance?

I am working on a WordPress plugin to insert advertisements.Its also having a widget to show the ads.In my main plugin class I want to check for a condition and if it satisfies I want to delete a ...
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Move Woocommerce Variation Price

On the single product page of WooCommerce, I would like to move the woocommerce-variation-price under the product title. I came across the following snippet... but I can't seem to find the ...
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Understanding the workflow of form creation plugin

I want to create a simple form creation plugin(that is specific for my CRM, that's why i need to create one). The idea is having a "add input" button which lets me chose the type of the ...
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Modify the file inside plugin dir - the right way

I need to modify some *.php file of some plugin, but I don't want to modify it inside the plugin dir for the obvious reasons(updates etc). Is there any acceptable and known way to do this? Like ...
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Woocommerce get cart total price in a number format [closed]

Is it possible to get the cart total price without any markup. So without the € symbol? Right now I'm getting the amount with: $totalamount = $woocommerce->cart->get_cart_total(); this ...
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Can plugin automatically update if i hide the update notification?

I'm trying to remove the plugin update functionality from specific plugins. I have searched about it and find a good answer. According to the answer below function actually hiding the update ...
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Redirect to an anchor after click update button in a metabox (CPT)

On my Custom Post Type (CPT), I had multi metabox and I need to have some buttons to update each metabox. I use jQuery to trigger the submit event when a different element is clicked (see this answer ...
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Minimum PHP Required for Wordpress

All those Pro's in wordpress I need your suggestions. PHP is a very vast language and it can't be mastered in days. Infact it is a life learning process. I know basic PHP such as DB creation and few ...
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Windows 10 Printer that Sends to Wordpress [closed]

Is there a way to "print to wordpress" from Windows (10) desktop? So lets say I am looking at a PDF and I want to create a new wordpress post from the PDF, I select print, select "wordpress printer" ...
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Add custom field for users

I am using Metabox for a while and is a great plugin but I was using in pages and posts. Now I want to add a simple checkbox to users profile page, is that possible with Metabox plugin? Can any ...
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How to export a list of all media urls? [closed]

How can I export the list of all media files' url, So I can use it in some other documents?
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How to remove 'View Details' page & updates from third-party plugin?

I'm making a site for a friend and decided to use a plug-in I found in the wordpress repository, since I am new to wordpress. However, I ended up changing a significant amount of the code to make it ...
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Why does my functions.php cause white-screen and media-library issues?

Overview: I was authoring a child-theme, and realized that functions.php was causing problems with the media-library and caused a "white-screen" to appear after editing a post. I fixed the issue by ...
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Add a do_action to post_content of wp_insert_post

I created a plugin that is supposed to create a page with a contact form.. I got it to the point where it creates a page on activation of plugin, but I don't know how to give the post_content a ...
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Correct website transfer/copy?

I have everytime problem when I have to copy website from one host to another, I copy all files and database, after copying I change DB connection and WP_SITEURL and such params, but at mostly webs ...
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How to load comments based on URL parameter(s), not post ID?

I've modified my wordpress install to grab data from an external db instead of relying on the post system. The problem is, the same comments are loaded regardless of the URL - of course this is to be ...
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Validate Custom Post Type fields

I'm developing a plugin, in which the administrator has the ability to add and remove ZIP codes on the backend. I found that the best way to do this is by creating a custom post type named zip_code ...
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Convert existing Wordpress Site (with several plugins) into Multisite

I want to convert an existing Wordpress Site into a Multisite. I have several plugins installed. Is there a special preperation needed to get this plugins safely into the multisite mode? Do I have to ...
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Include comments form in plugin page

I want to include the comments form on a page generated by my plugin. I got the post id I want to attach the comments to, but I can't get any of the Wordpress comments functions to work. Tried to ...
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media type is not validating correctly [migrated]

I am trying to validate my code on validator.w3.org but I am getting 3 errors using html5 doctype. They are all similar. I have searched high and low but cannot find where this code is placed. The ...
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using wp_footer hook in a plugin

I'm using the wp_footer hook into the plugin and it doesn't work, but when I copy the code to the "functions.php" file of the active theme it does work, what is the possible problem in this situation ...
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Automatically add child pages to menu

I've been reading through some of the questions and solutions people have already asked to no avail. I have 4 menus on my WP Site, each of which will have children. What I would like the menu to do ...
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How to load wp_editor via AJAX

Does anyone know how o load wp_editor via AJAX in WordPress? My markup and editor is getting loaded properly but editor controls are not getting loaded properly, it may be because Javascript is not ...
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Override plugin shortcode declared as a Class

There is a class which is a shortcode from commercial plugin for WordPress I need override method /** * Rendering the shortcode this class is responsible for. * * @return string ...
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Woocommerce shipping price based on city

I have installed Woocommerce plugin and right now I have a fixed flat rate for shipping costs. I need to have different shipping prices. For example, people how are living in "x" city they need to ...
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How to Generate & Validate License Key for a Wordpress Plugin?

now as I've developed a very simple wordpress plugin, I want to add encryption to it. What I need is a code that generated serial keys (cryptographically), stores it in my database and then when ...
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Not getting the Correct JSON response from Ajax Request

I am trying to save data from backend with ajax. But its returning data in HTML as well. But i want only JSON data. ////////////////////////////////// // Do Ajax Request to ...
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Save plugin settings to a custom array and database table

First of all, please bear with my ignorance on the topic. I'm super new to WP Plugin development, and have been struggling with it for some time now. I'm developing a simple Wordpress plugin (well, ...
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Stop TinyMCE removing empty block level elements

I'm currently trying to write a plugin for TinyMCE that takes advantage of bootstrap's grid system. It's going well for the most part, but I'm having a problem with the editor removing columns when ...
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Edit Permalink Structure For Custom Post Type or Modify .htaccess?

I've been trying to find a solution for days now and I am absolutely stumped. I am putting together a website to list my domain portfolio for sale and I'm using a plugin I purchased to lists the ...
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Plugin content is shown on every page

I wrote my first Plugin and have one issue, the content of my Plugin is shown on every page. So if I want to open my gallery it shows my plugin content. myplugin.php <?php /* * Plugin Name: Gw2 ...
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pre_set_site_transient_update_plugins wont call on hosted webspace

I am trying to use pre_set_site_transient_update_plugins to update my plugin from a GitHub repository. For that I am using this example. On my Dev-System (MAMP for Mac Version 2.2) everything is ...
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“switchEditors is not defined” with wp_editor() in jQuery UI tabs

Making a WordPress plugin, using WordPress 3.5.2 I'm using wp_editor() on the front end, inside jquery UI tabs [ajax loading tabs + 2 editors on the same panel], and I'm getting the following error, ...
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Where to direct the “action” of a form with a custom plugin to upload a post?

I'm trying to create my very first very own plugin to upload posts into WordPress. I'm learning by looking at another post uploader plugin out there, but I was really confused about the action of the ...
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Wordpress functions in CSS?

I'm developing an audio player plugin and I'm trying to figure out how to make the links work on any install. I've used wp_enqueue_style('player', plugin_dir_url( __FILE__ ) . ...
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Issue: CSV file upload works only when “View page source” is done

I ma having little wired issue while uploading the csv file. Here the code I have. The actual site is developed in wordpress. This is to show the issue and same issue happens in the plugin developed. ...
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ERR_CONTENT_DECODING_FAILED: How to fully delete gzip compression plugins?

I disabled plugins by: UPDATE wp_options SET option_value = '' WHERE option_name = 'active_plugins'; and also renaming the plugins folder to something else. I am still getting: This site can’t be ...
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Default Wordpress gallery or very lightweight alternative to it?

I've tried looking up but I cannot seem to find the following... What must I include in functions.php and in style.css to have the default Worpdress gallery working? I have a new Wordpress theme, ...
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Building a scalable Wordpress favouriting plugin - one serialised meta value array or many meta records

I am trying to build a simple Wordpress favourite post plugin that is scalable and could handle 1000s or 10000s of users or more. There are several different approaches that I have seen in other ...
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order posts by `meta_key`, Does not display posts that does not have `meta_key`

I'm using this query orderby meta_key for show posts. if one of the posts does not have vip_row meta, So not shown; Is it possible that if one of the posts does not have vip_row meta to be ...
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Mowing site to another domain in simplest way

I need to move my simple Wordpres site from www.mysite.oldplace.com to www.oldplace.com in most as possible simple and native way. My simple site specification: WP 4.4.2 Twenty Twelve 1.9 theme ...
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Plugin Modifications

I have downloaded a plugin form the WordPress site and i need it for my needs I have added a custom metabox and a Check box to the WordPress post page function save_custom_meta_box($post_id, $post, ...
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Display products for a category, sorted by post_excerpt

I'd like to display a list of products for a certain category, sorted by the post_excerpt. The original code I used was this: $args = array( 'tax_query' => array( array( ...
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How to set redirect for Buddypress Group Creation?*​

I have a BuddyPress installation for which I am trying to create a redirect at the end of a group creation process. Right now I have the process simplified down to one step by removing steps 2-4 like ...
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limiting comments in contributor post-editor

Currently a 'contributor' post-editor page shows comments from everyone. Is there a way to limit/control the comments the contributor sees to only what has been commented on his/her post in ...
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How to review WordPress website php version compatibility?

My host is upgrading php version from 5.4 to 5.6. I cannot see https:// pages nor login wp-admin with the test sites to see issues. I've read somewhere that WordPress recommends php 5.6. BUT, I don't ...