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Cropping, Re-sizing and Saving images from one folder to another folder in wordpress

I'm adding an upgrade for the WordPress plugin which I have developed ages ago. This plugin is just a product catalog, so just show products and their images. Products can have more than one images. ...
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How to write 'safe' plugins?

We have reports that our plugin did result in a blank page after installation, and we've got also bad and unfair ratings just for that. Those users don't seem to be able to read install instructions ...
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Auto Load Plugin Hooks inside Must Use Plugin

I am creating a custom MU plugin to run on a multi-site network. I am working on a function that will dynamically include files containing additional action and filter hooks based on the active ...
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Custom media upload content for inserting custom post shortcode

I’m working on a plugin that creates custom post type “portfolio” along with shortcode to insert in any page or post. The shortcode is: [portfolio option1=“1” option2=“0” option3=“1” ] And it works ...
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Plugin or advice on how to parse XML in real-time?

I am working on a project for my university basketball team. During each game their statistics software will create an XML file and update it mid-game with player statistics, shots, etc. What I ...
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Is there a way to use latex \cite{reference} in wordpress?

I am using QuickLatex plugin and it works great. But when I tried to cite some references using \cite{paper1}, it did not seem work. [latexpage] Here is a citation \cite{example}. ...
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post_id always wrong in plugin

I am trying to make two plugins work together where one of them puts a tag around every title with a filter function. I want it to exclude posts of another plugin that have custom post_type ...
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Oauth user Authorisation

I work with Oauth 1. I want when the user enters the admin page of my plugin, it is redirected to the site should perform authorization and come back on my page but it does not work ...
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Wordpress with CAS+LDAP and standard WP accounts

I have a wordpress site setup with the wpCAS-w-LDAP plugin for logins. It's working perfectly except for one thing. We have some users who can't login using the CAS system since they don't have an ...
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post_content getting cut off on blank space on $wpdb->update

I am publishing the following post via xmlrpc <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta ...
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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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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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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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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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Override Widget class in plugins with custom plugin

I am currently modifying a purchased theme for a client that has several required plugins for it to work. One of the required plugins, creates a widget that displays a post type and client would like ...
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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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Wordpress wp-json API - Custom Post Type returns 403

I've been trying for a full day to get a really basic install of the WP-API to answer to a custom post type (in this case called 'transactions'). The post type is set up and fully public, and it's ...
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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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Let readers suggest edits from the frontend

I'd like to make my articles editable at the front-end for any reader who visits the site. (More like a wiki). I don't really want to trouble them through the registration process. I have no idea how ...
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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 ...
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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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Plugin: How to make links in admin page open up inside of the admin panel

In writing my plugin, I have added my menus and submenus to the admin page. The pages load and function as intended. What I am trying to do is create some links inside of these pages that will pass ...
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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: ...
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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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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 ) { ...
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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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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: ...
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Wordpress does not show products when the value of post_parent is not 0

I use wp-e-commerce. I created a custom post type called "event". I would like to create new "event" as a parent and hook products under it. When I "hook" a product under post parent "event", ...
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Enabling user creation with “ Active Directory Integration”

For our internal wordpress site, we have installed the plugin "Active Directory Integration" and we are able to have the users login using the domain password. How to have the users getting created ...
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Image upload and other options in the same plugin settings form?

I write a wordpress plugin. My plugin has two options. One is an image upload mechanism and the other is a checkbox. My code is below: <?php /* Plugin Name: Plugin Name Plugin URI: Description: ...
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Bulk update all posts from plugin settings screen

I'm writing a plugin right now that will populate custom metadata for all posts on the site based on a certain rule. I've already created a Plugin's settings page and a logic that should be triggered ...