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Using a dropdown to alter an option value on plugin settings page

I'm trying to implement a dropdown menu on my plugin's settings page. When the user selects a choice from the dropdown and presses the Save Changes button, I need the choice's value to be appended to ...
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Plugin options not being saved or created

Having a lot of trouble with this config page. I have followed the documentation (which was sparse) and done a bit of searching for help. My problem is simple, my config options aren't being created ...
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Adding a dropdown on my setting page

I have created a plugin and I have created setting for it where I have created a text field. But now I want to add a dropdown link. Can I show a thumbnail in the front of it in a dropdown, yes or ...
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Validating values using Settings API?

I'm using the Settings API to create options for plugin. Do I need to validate the input values for the security (for example stripslashes etc)? (I could not find that part in most of the tutorials). ...
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How do I build a settings panel under the plugin

I'm trying to build a settings panel for my plugin that is located under the plugin on the plugin page and slides down when the user clicks the settings link like other plugins (WP Maintenance Mode) ...
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Where, When, & How to Properly Flush Rewrite Rules Within the Scope of a Plugin?

I am having a bit of a strange issue with rewrite rules not flushing properly. I have tried using flush_rewrite_rules(); and flush_rewrite_rules(true);. I have also tried globalizing $wp_rewrite ...
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Can I use the different settings sections over different pages using the save options group?

I registered one options group with few different options sections. Each section is meant for different page. register_setting( // ...
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Plugin Options not saving options and doesn't work

So I've been making a plugin for wordpress that adds a custom post type for products, which was fairly simple and i made that work. Afterwards I wanted to make a settings page sub menu to the custom ...
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Remove Internal Style Sheet if no Value Provided?

I am using this code to add my options inside head section code works but my problem is that if no values are provided my function still echoes an empty <style type="text/css"><style> into ...
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Building a simple “settings” plugin to change textstrings on the home page

I am trying to build a little settings area to change the strings of some text (image urls & links) on the homepage via the dashboard. I have found a useful tutorial which provides the plugin ...
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Why is the Settings API is not saving my array of options

I am writing a set of classes to easily create options pages accessible via submenus of the standard WordPress menus and a way to easily create options for said menus. The way I am wiring it is via a ...
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Using wp_parse_args to set up Plugin Default Settings

So I want to have defaults set up for each of my plugins settings, and I'm using wp_parse_args to do so which I believe is the correct way, but I'm hitting a roadblock. Here's my code at the moment: ...
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Saving multiple fields as array

I'm adding a settings section to a theme that will allow the user to enter testimonials which will be randomly displayed on the site. Each testimonial has 2 fields, author and testimonial, I've ...
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Need to add/remove group of options and display them as rows

I am creating a plugin which has 5 textbox for options. What I need to do is to treat these 5 options as 1 item, and being able to add more items. I've always worked with static hardcoded options for ...
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586 views

How can I add an options page for my class based plugin?

I'm trying to use the new Settings API with a class based plugin to add a settings page. This is the code I have so far: class simple_sample_plugin{ function simple_sample_plugin() { ...
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767 views

Creating Settings Page with dropdowns for Plugin

I am setting up my plugin's settings page and I am able to get the fields I want on the page, but I want them to be dropdowns not textboxes... I have not found any useful info on the web on how to do ...
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Menu_slug used for creating options page

I am following this page on designing options menus: http://codex.wordpress.org/Administration_Menus What is the significance of the menu_slug ? I ask because when I change this value, the options ...
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What are the advantages to the Settings API?

Let me preface this by saying that I hardly ever work with WordPress - in fact, the last time I did a site in WordPress was back during 2.2. Yesterday I made quite a mess of everything and asked ...
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Wordpress Plugin Setting's POST

I've developed a few plugin for Wordpress. Currently I've not been able to replicate the way wp save settings. I've a setting page which I learned from a tutorial. It POST to option.php, and wp take ...
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What could cause my plugin's options/settings page not to load?

I'm having an issue with one site in which my plugin is installed. The "settings" page will not load. When I click on "settings", it loads the settings page but the page is blank after the "Upgrade to ...