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3answers
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Is there a more efficient admin search function/plugin?

Writers on our large Wordpress installation love to use the the content searching functionality. As convenient as this functionality is, the complexity of its queries slows down our database ...
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0answers
13 views

How to make taxonomy both hierarchical and not

I need my taxonomy to be a checklist, so I set hierarchical => false. However, I also need a search functionality similar to when hierarchical is set to true. Is there a way to "combine" both? Or ...
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0answers
49 views

Invalid post type admin

I've added some custom post types, but for some reason I keep getting this message: 'Invalid post type' whenever i try to search a post in the backend or when I try to do a bulk action. Hope someone ...
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0answers
31 views

disable admin-bar search field for specific roles

I would like to disable the admin bar search field when certain users, belonging to specific roles are logged in. I would like to keep the search field available for the role 'admin', but not others. ...
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1answer
347 views

Admin Area Custom Type Search By Meta Fields Without Title & Content

I have a custom post type that uses several meta fields. In the admin area I would like to be able to search by those meta fields. I have implemented this currently in my functions.php with this code: ...
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0answers
138 views

Admin search post meta

I have currently built a property database using WordPress and am purely using the back-end for the whole job. I am listing all the properties and used a plugin called "Easy Filter" to add custom ...
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1answer
368 views

Limiting Admin Backend Search to Title

Does anyone have any suggestions on how to limit the search in the WP admin area to just post titles? It's very frustrating to want to pull up a specific page, and get hundreds of results that have ...
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2answers
569 views

How can I change the admin search posts fields?

I have a custom post type that includes many custom fields. I would like to add them as a search target to admin search. Currently the admin search searches only the content and the title, I would ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Custom post type admin search

Is it possible to search in custom post type meta fields? I have posts, with many custom meta fields. Wordpress by default search only in title and in content. How can I change it? If you didn't ...
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1answer
1k views

admin : search custom fields

One year ago @t31os answered a post with a code I can't access: http://wordpress.org/support/topic/search-custom-field-data His answer... I was feeling adventurous, so i wrote a simple plugin to do ...
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2answers
3k views

Better search for Wordpress admin backend

Is there better search functionality or a plugin for the admin area of posts or custom post types, I would like to be able to search custom fields and maybe some other advanced searches from the ...
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1answer
822 views

Search posts by ID in admin

I'm looking for a way to search through posts by ID, preferably with support for custom post types. I was hoping there'd be a plugin enabling this functionality, but I've failed to find anything. Any ...