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creating different edit screens for different roles

I have created a custom post type and custom role, created the proper capabilities and assigned them so the new role and see and edit their own ctp's entries... but I'd like to create a customized ...
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Post editor loads empty

I am running WordPress 3.8 and I recently switched server, so didn't realize when the problem creep in but most likely its the server change and I need some help figuring it out. When I open post ...
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Deactive certain plugin on post edit screen

is there any hook to deactivate certain plugins (which i choose) when I'm try to edit posts? I have plugin conflict and I want to deactivate one plugin when I edit custom post type items. Every other ...
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Hide tag and category boxes from the post editor

I want to hide the tag and category boxes from the post editor, the theme I've just developed doesn't need them, thus I want to hide them. I am aware they could be hidden using the 'screen options' ...
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How-to stop wordpress from saving utf8 non-breaking space characters

Anyone have a tip on how to prevent Wordpress from saving utf8 space characters (= hex C2 A0) in DB by replacing with space \x20 ? Is there a hook that can be used to do a replace before saving to ...
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Should the WP post editor B (bold) button be inserting a <b> tag instead of <strong> in HTML5?

Using WP 4.0. I thought that the html5 schema was supposed to be turned on by default. That would mean that clicking the B (Bold) button would generate a <b> tag, rather than a <strong> ...
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Consolidate Metaboxes into 1 Big Metabox

I have a post type with 7 (count it SEVEN!) taxonomy tag boxes. By default, the only options to display these metaboxes are - 7 small metaboxes on the right side stacking or turn these tag metaboxes ...
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Post/Page Publish/Update button not clickable once I make an edit

I open a page and make an edit and the update button becomes grayed out. I have to copy all page content, refresh the page and paste it back in the page, only then does the update button become ...
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Featured Image saving before updating post

Tell it's not just me; I'm almost sure it isn't, but I couldn't find anyone else talking about it. I disabled any plugins to confirm this. When editing a published post, adding or removing the ...
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Default metadata for Custom Taxonomy when using Add New Item on Post Edit

I have created a custom post type, that has a hierarchical custom taxonomy. This taxonomy has extra custom fields tied to it that save to a custom table in the DB. These fields have default values set ...
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WordPress Visual Editor Filter for Visual View

I have setup custom HTML to be created when a user inserts media using "Add Media" in WordPress using the code below: add_filter('get_image_tag', 'add_image_frames', 10, 6); function ...
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How to add an image uploader to shortcode generator?

Creating a quote shortcode which requires an image. I managed to find shortcode generator tutorials which inserts simple stuff like tabs, columns or just quotes without images. How do I add and use ...
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Prevent stripping MathML tags on post save

I am trying to add MathML markups in wordpress custom post. But, it is stripping all MathML tags when I hit the publish button :( I have disabled "wpautop" and "Visual Editor". These are not helping ...
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Limit categories visible

How could you limit the categories displayed for a certain role when adding a new post? I would like to only list a few categories, but would rather not prevent them from seeing these categories ...
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How can I put a custom meta box above the editor but below the title section on the edit post page?

I have a custom meta box for a custom post type that my client wants placed between the title/permalink section and the post editor in the admin panel. Is this possible and if so is there a ...
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2nd button row from WP Super Edit or TinyMCE Advanced doesn't show to 2nd admin

I'm currently using WP Super Edit. But the same problem persists with TinyMCE Advanced. This is how it is configured: http://i.imgur.com/4PyXi.png http://i.imgur.com/YniBi.png ...
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Unable to select an old date in wordpress

I am unable to set the year below 1899 for a post. If i set year below 1899 it is set to the current year automatically. I have purchased the Timeline theme and asked in their support forum. They ...
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Fatal error when accessing Pages in WP admin (and problems editing any pages)

I have a site that's been going for about 4 years with several hundred pages. I've had strange problems when accessing the Pages section (to choose a page for editing) and while in Page editing. These ...
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How to add authors contact info to author metabox in post editor?

By default the Author Metabox on the post editor displays only a drop down to set the author of that respective post/page. I'd like the author's contact info (email address) displayed on the Author ...
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Automatically set page order on create page

Is there a way to automatically set page order to the last order number upon creating new pages instead of having it set to 0?
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Embedded tweets get wrapped in <p> tags and fail to load

So WordPress should embed tweets in posts just by pasting the tweet url, like so https://twitter.com/cnnbrk/status/496020289277689858 This works great, if you manage to avoid having the url wrapped ...
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Can't create posts with WP DB Abstraction Plugin

I have a WordPress site moved to Azure web site + Azure SQL using database abstraction plugin After that migration I'm not able to create new posts. When I click Save Draft it redirects me to the ...
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Custom Post Type Capabilities

I have a custom post type which I want authors to be able to edit others posts but no able to delete others posts. My code as follows: $labels = array( 'name' => __( 'Book', ...
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In the Edit Post page how do I modify with jQuery the status select list?

Here is my JS: jQuery('#post_status option[value="draft"]').text('Approve'); I simply trying to modify the text inside the option element in the status select form element in the Edit Post page. ...
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How to add the scheduled posts in existing content link in hyperlink

I am blogging with scheduled publication. Say, I have content "1" (complete and saved already) scheduled to be published tomorrow Now I have another content "2" (complete and saved already) ...
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How to add editor's name to entry meta byline?

I have one multi-authored blog site and a few editors. What I want is to display the name of the editor along with the author's name in a post, so that it would read like: Posted by , Edited by Is ...
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When I click edit on a post, all the content disappear. Does anyone know how to fix this?

I am working on a site: greatlakesecho.org When I try to edit a post, the content just disappears from the visual editor. I am running the latest version of Word Press but this happened on the ...
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Custom fields attached to a page template only show on edit screen when page is saved

When I create a custom field and associate it to a custom page template, it doesn't show in the post editor screen until I click save (draft / publish). Ideally, the custom field should show when I ...
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How do I position meta_box on post edit screen after the title?

I am displaying a div in the Edit Post screen using add_meta_box(). This function provides very limited positioning options via "priority" and "context" params and these are not sufficient for my ...
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Use Custom Field As Meta Box In Post

I recently asked on this forum how to create a beta box using custom field, which was answered but with a not so right answer, but it helped me. For example, there's a custom field that I use called ...
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Edit box scrolls back to the top after updating post

I've been quite annoyed by this. On post edit page, once I edited something in the middle of the page and hit Update, the whole page reloads and the edit box starts from the top again and I have to ...
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Text editor has problem with having '<html>' in a post

I'm trying to create a post on a WP 3.8 blog using the text editor that includes a <pre> tag with some JavaScript inside it. This JavaScript code happens to have a comment line that contains the ...
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Posts aren't showing up in my dashboard [closed]

When an admin logs into my site to edit a post, the list of available posts is empty -- even though there clearly are posts on the site. Do you know why this is happening or how to make the posts ...
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edit.php alter links

I want to alter the view of edit.php in the posts admin area. What I want is when a category is set ( $_GET['cat'], cat=x in the url ), add post would be post-new.php?cat=x. Is this possible? I know ...
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One of my users cannot select Categories for his posts

I have a users with limited access. The problem is they cannot check (select) the categories for a post in Edit Post. They can see them but not select them. Why is this happening? What do I need to ...
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How to show an error message after publishing a post?

I'm using the transition_post_status hook to perform some operations after publishing a post. In some conditions I would like to show an error message in a red box under "Edit Post" and above "Post ...
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How to block action if post is “dirty”?

For a plugin I'm working, I've added a button that needs to be either disabled or show a warning if the current editing post is dirty, that is, if anything has been modified and not saved. Looking at ...
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What is the action or filter for adding information under the Permalink in Edit Post/Page?

I would like to add some HTML under the "Permalink:" in the Edit Post/Page page. Under here: So what is the action or filter?
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Create another TAG widget for posts

Currently, Posts have "tags" and in the post edit page you can add and remove tags using the widget. I would like to add another such tag-system (say, keywords) and I would like for it to use the tag ...
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Empty paragraphs around figure and figcaption tags when using markdown

I'm using WP 3.8 and Markdown on Save Improved plugin and have following code for outputing HTML5 tags when inserting images via Media Uploader: function html5_insert_image($html, $id, $caption, ...
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Tabindex on text input immediately after WordPress title input

The following code adds a text input for a subtitle to the space directly below the title input, via the edit_form_after_title hook. However, when editing the title, pressing tab moves the cursor to ...
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How to change the default orderby from “Date” to e.g. “Title” or my custom column in content type records list in admin?

How to change the default orderby from "Date" to e.g. "Title" or my custom column in content type records list in admin? Right now the created or cahnged is always the first. But I want to order the ...
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Show box only on edit post

I've made a video custom post type and on the edit page I've placed a meta box where I display a shortcode associated to the post, to make it easier for the user. However, I wish the shortcode and/or ...
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Disable the visibility options in WP

Is there a way to disable the public vs private vs password-protected visibility UI when editing or quick-editing a post? A quick scan in the code yields #visibility, which I could hide using jQuery, ...
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Editing a Post, 99% CPU?

I have a blog with ~15k posts, and a DB size of 14.4M. The website works blazingly fast from the front end, but post-edit and post-listing screens hang - either loading partially or not at all. Even ...
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Create and edit posts from front end

I've created a very nice custom post type using the fantastic ACF plugin, but now I need a way for users to submit posts from the front end. Plugins like Gravity forms and Front-end Editor are nice, ...
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Add comments from the admin panel?

I'm using WordPress as an Authoring tool. Hence I do not use the front end. Now I wanna add the functionality making internal comments. As it is now, you are only allowed to read comments from the ...
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'wp' hook supposed to trigger when editing a post?

I'm trying to figure out if this is by design, a bug or a feature I should try to request. I created a plugin and added the following code: function test_wp() { echo '<div style="position: ...
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Suddenly new posts have the default permalink instead of the post name

One of my clients' sites has suddenly and for no apparent reason decided to disregard the custom permalink structure when you add a new post. The permalink structure is set to /%postname%/ So ...
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Editing does not change post_name

Suppose I wrote an article, "My Article Title", it has been saved into the database with $post_name=my-article-title , and the permalink is mysite.com/my-article-title. All good. Now, if I didn't ...