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Installing plugins and using complex folder structure with child theme in WordPress

I'm creating a new WP website based on a template, and I've created the child theme for this template. It is working without any problem. I understand the basics for a child theme as adding my ...
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Can i use third party setting api to my plugin?

I am new in wordpress plugin development platform and i am trying to develop a plugin. I need a setting option for this plugin. I have made my decision to use this ...
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How is a SOAP request handled when a user visits a page?

I am creating a plugin for my own website. I've been following this tutorial, but I see it's not handling authentication and displaying data in the way I'm needing, though it did show me how to ...
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redirect to custom php template in wordpress plugin directory

i create a plugin that contain : index.php includes : index.php style.css i wanna create a plugin that when user active it , it redirect user to includes/index.html i wrote somthing like this ...
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High CPU usage after running WP-Optimize for the first time

I installed WP-Optimize and ran it one time. It found and removed over 1500 post revisions and some spam comments. Before this, 4 CPUs were very idle, below 10%. After running the scan, all 4 CPUs ...
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auto create blog posts depending on list

I looked for a plugin, but couldn't find anything that suited me. What I would like to see is: Say I have a list of zipcodes. I want a blog post for EACH zipcode that contains text (same for ALL the ...
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Looking for a plugins for organization portal (Staff, Units, Departments)? [closed]

I am looking for a plugin for internal organization portal that will display all the member of the organization also the hierarchy between the differents units and departments. Also I will be able ...
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Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare() Issue

I'm having to update a WP installation for a community organisations from version 2.9.1 to the current 3.9.1. The installation has a couple of custom built plugins that arent documented. Ive just ...
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Custom taxonomy and WP User Frontend

I faced with the following problem: I have custom taxonomy ‘Countries’, which has been defined as: /* Taxonomies */ add_action( 'init', 'build_taxonomies', 0 ); function build_taxonomies() { ...
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How to call a function in wordpress plugin from another site

I create a plugin and install it in any wordpress sites. For any reason I need to call a function on those plugin from another site (not wordpress site). I've already try to using cURL and ...
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Settings options not showing up in WordPress plugin [closed]

I dont know why is that all the plugins that i installed rigth now didnt showed the "settings" buttom
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Having trouble initializing wordpress within plugin

I'm new to Wordpress plugins. I've been asked to improve an existing plugin we have (make it more portable, etc). When installing the plugin and trying to use it the first thing I get is a fatal ...
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Combining the Edit Media Screen with the Links Manager?

Is there a way to somehow integrate the link manager into the media edit screen? So if a user uploads or replaces a media item, they can also add the media's attachment link to a link category from ...
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Multilingual attachment links

I have a site that operates in English and French, and uses wp-document-revisions to manage file attachments connected to a custom post type. The function works flawlessly for English, but I am ...
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How to hide plugin from WordPress Multisite admin plugin list

I use the following snippet to hide the plugins from my plugins list: function hide_plugin_trickspanda() { global $wp_list_table; $hidearr = array('plugin-directory/plugin-file.php'); ...
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How do I send out old posts through the RSS feed again?

I would like to republish my older posts and have them sent out through an RSS feed again. On this site I found this link but the plugin is two years old: ...
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Ordering links in List Tables don't include page number

I'm working on a WordPress plugin that requires the use of some WP_List_Table[s]. Everything is working fine but the ordering links for the table records do not include the "paged" GET parameter and ...
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Perform internal redirect in WordPress?

Let say I have an existing page named "bar", e.g. http://www.example.com/bar I want to write a plugin, which when called, will load the content exactly same as bar (not just post_content, but the ...
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How do I add multiple buttons to Tiny MCE in a single plugin?

I'm using a custom plugin to add custom buttons to my visual editor. Right now, I've followed this tutorial and added a "code" button, but I'd also like to add a "cite" button that wraps the selected ...
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Receive 2 different XML feeds analyze data and use info to create new post?

I am receiving information from 2 different xml data feeds, I want my site to analyze that information and create a separate new post with the analyzed information. Looking for a plugin or a way to ...
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Displaying image from a repeatable group

I am having trouble displaying my image in a repeatable group. I am able to display all fields except the image. Here is the code to display a repeatable group $meta_boxes['project_metaboxpress'] ...
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Removing user contact methods works from functions.php but not from a plugin

I'd like to remove user fields and I used this code: add_filter( 'user_contactmethods', 'newfields' ); function newfields( $user_contact ) { unset($user_contact['facebook']); ...
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Plugin generated unexpected output - No PHP errors

I'm creating a plugin that creates a custom post type I'm working on. I followed this tutorial. I have just changed it from movie_reviews to staff members. I don't get any syntax errors in PHP and it ...
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wp_footer hook only working on homepage not in other pages

I try to output a javascript code in wp_footer hook but it is not printed in all pages it is working in home page only. I have checked for the presence of wp_footer(); function in footer.php it is ...
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Is saving multiple options or saving multiple items in one option better?

I have added multiple fields to a custom taxonomy. I followed Pippin's tutorial. This method creates a single option per taxonomy item. The multiple fields are saved in taxonomy_id. I was not sure ...
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Fatal error: Allowed memory size exhausted error without www

Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 67108864 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 130968 bytes) in /home///wp-includes/plugin.php on line 607 I've looked up all of the similar topics about this but ...
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The plugin generated XXX characters of unexpected output…help?

I am working on a plugin that creates a custom post type and then creates a custom template file for the activated theme. The plugin is done editing. But I've received an error while uploading that ...
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Show meta box only when post is being published first time

I'm creating a WordPress plugin where it is required to show the meta box only when a post is being published for the first time. The only way I can think of is to show the metabox iff there is no ...
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Using “Authy Two Factor Authentication” in custom login page

I have created a custom login page (instead of wp-login that we have in wordpress) and I want to integrate Authy there, I searched everywhere but couldn't find any answers. I have created a custom ...
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Media library not loading in custom post type

I have a WordPress multisite, and I created a plugin to share WooCommerce's product with a child website by changing the global variables ($wpdb) values when the URL has the post_type=product ...
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Can I use bcompiler for developing WP plugins?

Can I develop WordPress plugins complied by bcompiler bytecode compiler? I want to make my WP plugins in binary code for protecting my code.
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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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Retrieve options set through a plugin

I am creating a simple "global settings" plugin, which simply saves a few text fields. Saving works as intended, and I can retrieve my data in frontend as follows: <?php $options = ...
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javascript onload calling a function of a plugin

A friend created a plugin for me which allows the users to mark posts as read or unread. The code of this plugin is the following : edit of the code ! <?php /** * @package Read-Unread * ...
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Remove on behalf of in wordpress emails?

//email to members $Memberdata_all ="select * from lwy_users where ID = $GuestID[$h]"; $Memberdata_array = $wpdb->get_results($Memberdata_all, OBJECT); $to = ...
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How to set “with_front'=>false” to a plugin-generated cpt?

I am using an external plugin (not my own CPT) to manage events on a site where the blog permalinks structure is /news/%category%/%postname%/ Normally for CPTs I could set the prepend with front to ...
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Using Customizer Options in a Plugin

I am fooling around with the Customizer code for the first time. The end goal will be to add some options to a plugin. I am off to a bad start because even adding the most basic code is throwing an ...
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Adding an onchange event to a custom dropdown menu in Wordpress

I would like to add an onchange event to a dropdown menu I've created via my Wordpress plugin. As this is my first foray into Wordpress development, and the company I work for has a tall order for ...
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Changing plugin options from theme functions file?

I am making a starting-point Wordpress theme that will be used on dev projects. In this theme, I am automating common plugin installs that are used on every project. I have been able to automate ...
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Menu of the Day?

I would like to show on a specific page a menu of the day, as well as a month calendar with the foods for each day listed. My current setup uses a plugin(Role Scoper) with some changes of my own to ...
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Custom post type plugin archive page doesn't work?

I am creating a custom post type plugin. In that I have added a custom archive template and single page template. The single page template works fine, whereas the archive template is not working. ...
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Error when renaming option

UPDATE: This error came from WP_DEBUG...of course, embedded_url didn't exist yet. However, when I set the value of $options[embedded_url] using the form, the $options array magically adds both the new ...
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How to Include Custom Post Content From Plugin

I am currently working on a plugin that creates a custom post type. The post type has various meta fields which are used to display the content. I am struggling trying to determine how to display ...
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Is it a good idea to edit an already existing plugin to add more functionality?

I need to add a relatively small bit of functionality to a Wordpress plugin and I have the option to either edit the plugin directly, or scrap the plugin completely and repurpose PHP code from another ...
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AJAX doesn't pass variables to the php function in the plugin

I'm creating a plugin that at a certain point has to use AJAX to pass information to php depending on the events fired by front end user on the different page. The event itself is when the user ...
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How to add jquery to my custom post type wp plugin

I want to include a jquery to my wordpress custom post type plugin which i have created. i have two doubt,,, the jquery script will work only on widget options (i.e) Sidebar. So when i use the ...
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Send Data to Wordpress from kiosk

I need to get a data from kiosk (think specific ATM machine) to wordpress database. Kiosk service providers told me to give them Gateway URL and Request format to send data. Im stuck on this, I dont ...
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Wordpress list child pages of custom post type

Im stuck on this and any help would be appreciated. Say there is a parent page called "Stuff". And Stuff has several pages under it. Stuff more stuff more stuff1 more stuff2 It has no children ...
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Automatically set posts to NoIndex depending on category?

I'd like all new posts with a specific category to automatically have NoIndex applied. There are various plugins - e.g. Wordpress SEO - which make it easier to manually select posts for NoIndex. But ...
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Using AJAX to generate front end / viewer end pages

I am currently trying to send certain data via POST method from code in the widget of my plugin to the theme's archive.php page. The code that contains the data for jquery/ajax is : <a ...