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Settings API - Checkboxes validation in a menu with multiple subpages

I'm building a theme using the settings API. I have a top level menu with multiple subpages and everything is working fine, except checkboxes. I am saving the options to a single options array. This ...
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options.php problem - data not saved

I've created a custom menu page with some fields. I want to store these settings to use elsewhere. The form with the fields should save and POST data using action="options.php" but every time I hit ...
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Can't use get_option function in PHP file located inside plugin folder

I am currently developing a small plugin which queries an API for some XML data. The XML data is then used to display a page. I wanted to do most of the display and formatting related stuff in ...
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Possible to hide the search engine indexing disabled prompt/error message?

In Wordpress Settings >> Reading (../wp-admin/options-reading.php) there is an option called "Discourage Search Engines from Indexing This Site". If you check this, a notification error message will ...
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Why I can't change the permalink of this page?

I have the following problem with a permalink: if I open this page (it is implemented as a static page) on my local website: localhost/wordpressAsper/archivio it automatically change it into ...
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Settings keep redirecting to options.php on save attempt

So I've desperately been looking around and can't seem to find where my error is occurring and/or what is causing it. Background I've got a plugin that I've developed that I'm currently using and ...
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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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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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How to pass arguments from add_settings_field() to the callback function?

I have a function like this: add_settings_field( 'contact_phone', 'Contact Phone', 'settings_callback', 'general'); That works. It calls settings_callback. Cool. The problem I have with this is: ...
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Move Custom Fields on General Settings Page to New Location

I've created some custom fields on the General Settings page after studying up on this post: Add multiple custom fields to the general settings page. I'd really like to move them to their own ...
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Set Wordpress settings programmatically

Is it possible to set certain settings from the theme functions file for example the setting Enable threaded (nested) comments ca I set it to allow 2 as the answer without having the user go into the ...
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Allow spiders to crawl my site (selectable option in wp)

I was creating a site for testing and i selected an option when setting up wp that essentially disallows my site from being indexed/crawled. I would now like it to be crawled like normal, but i cant ...
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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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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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A question on WXR

I have a quick question around the import file for WordPress (WXR) as I'm really new to WordPress, a couple of things don't make sense. In most examples I found, the first part of the /channel node ...
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Adding a theme option to the admin that lets me turn on/off a javascript file

I want to add a theme option to the Wordpress admin so that I don't need to commit code every time I need to "activate" (or deactivate by commenting out) an Optimizely javascript snippet I only want ...
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Custom form in admin area, redirect in wrong page

I'm writing a custom form on my plugin settings area. <form action="<?php echo admin_url('options-general.php?page=yasr_settings_page') ?>" id="form_add_multi_set"> ...
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How to make a textarea accept javascript in my settings apge?

I'm building a simple plugin that will allow us to add code to our site header by defining it on our settings page. However I haven't been able to make it allow scripts. This is my current code: ...
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Can't output do_settings_sections . Can't understand why

I've this code: /* Hook to admin_menu the yasr_add_pages function above */ add_action('admin_menu', 'yasr_add_pages'); function yasr_add_pages() { //Add Settings Page add_options_page( ...
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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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Change admin defaults for reading settings

I have customised index.php to display 6 posts: <?php // Get header get_header(); ?> <div id="primary"> <?php // Begin paginate and loop $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; ...
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Echo get_option displays as text

I am trying to use some code that is stored as a settings option in WordPress. When I try to use the following code below however, it show up as plain text instead of executing. The option I have ...
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Can deactivating a plugin sometimes “reset” settings within that plugin?

I need to deactivate a plugin on a client's website to check whether it is causing a certain issue or not. But I'm not 100% sure that after deactivating this plugin, all its settings will necessarily ...
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What is the best way to revert to www version of domain name?

My site uses a bare domain, example.com. I want to use Google's Page Speed Service, which requires a www subdomain, like this www.example.com Google says the server must use a 301 redirect. What ...
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Wordpress Setting page can not be saved by html radio

I have this php Code to make a option page that activate a function if the user set "active" and turn off the function, if the user set "Not active". <?php add_action('admin_menu', 'custom'); ...
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How to recover WordPress Adress(URL)

I installed WordPress in localhost. I changed the WordPress Address from the general settings. After that none of the previous pages appears. Instead, a "Page Not Found" error page is appearing. I ...
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How to make WordPress use new Upload Path settings in Multisite Setup

I have a site that is setup for WordPress multisite. The main site works, but the subdomains are not functioning as I would like them to. Here are the settings for the main site: Upload Path: ...
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how to register / add multiple options into one field in wordpress?

How can I register or add multiple options into one field. For example, we save a logo in get_options() by registering the setting and adding fields by add_settings_field() function and we output it ...
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Custom options - register, defaults and delete empty fields (Settings API)

I cant figure out how to register all of my setting fields into 1 database option. Code for my menu page: add_menu_page('Custom options', 'Custom Options', 'manage_options', 'rm_options', ...
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Set the active Navigation Menu from a plugin

Is there a way to set the following option from a WordPress plugin, if you know the name of the menu you want to set: My developer says it's not possible, but I am sure on of you gurus knows a way ...
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While Using Static Pages, How Can I Get /blog into the URL of Each Post?

I have Wordpress installed on the root of my website. It is using a static homepage and posts page. As it stands, each post will look like this example.com/blogpostname. I don't want to use category ...
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Settings API: Change position of custom setting field

I've searched high and low on Google and this site for an answer to this and am quite surprised to find nothing about it anywhere I've added a custom setting to the General settings tab using ...
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Settings API with custom post type menu limitation

I've created a custom post type menu with register_post_type. I want to add a settings sub-menu with lots of options, including extra "Add option to a select list" button. The problem: when using ...
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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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How to change the file upload directory on version 3.5?

The option to change the upload folder for images is gone on version 3.5, any way to make it visible again or a workaround ? From this core ticket: Changing the upload_path and upload_url_path ...
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How to get the Date Format and Time Format settings for use in my template?

This is a strange question, but I want to know how I can access the Date and Time settings Admin > Settings > General > Date Format Admin > Settings > General > Time Format I ...
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I need to move the “php_errors.log”

I want to move the "php_errors.log" file from the root directory of the website (working with wordpress). Of course if I directly move it into a directory like "logs/", the file will be regenerated, ...
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/%post_name%/ or /%postname%/ in Permalinks?

In Settings-->Permalinks is there any difference between: checking Custom Structure and using: /%post_name%/ or /%postname%/ Are they both correct? Will they both work? Thank you. -Laxmidi
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Allowed memory size exhausted problem

This seems to be a weird problem. The exact error is this: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 67108864 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 337608 bytes) in ... It only hangs the dashboard. The ...
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PHP class to add pages and fields in admin panel

I'm trying to build a little class to help build some simple input fields into a custom page in WordPress admin panel, here's what I've got: <?php class create_panel { public $default_settings = ...
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Settings API - how to update multiple options manually?

I'm storing all my options using Settings API: function registerSettings() { register_setting('XX_theme_settings', 'XX_theme_settings', 'setting_validate' ); add_settings_section('theme_options', ...
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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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Register theme customizer settings when theme activates [duplicate]

I've been following this great tutorial (http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/theme-development/digging-into-the-theme-customizer-overview/) and now I have set the Theme customizer. As far as I ...
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Single callback with multiple setting fields

Is there anyway you can use a single callback with multiple setting fields? Maybe there is a way to pass the setting field used through the callback?
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How to add Custom Blog Options to new blog setup form?

Seems like a simple enough requirement, but I'm struggling: I want to add an option field to the "Add New Site". A simple text option is fine. How do I do this? I need to save this custom blog ...
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Setting the uploads directory

So I want to change my uploads directory. I'm able to change it using: add_filter( 'pre_option_upload_url_path', 'wpse_77960_upload_url' ); function wpse_77960_upload_url() { return ...
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Verify Values Using Settings API

I have recently been working on a WordPress plugin using the Settings API. The only problem i found with it is that the user can manually edit the value in the input tag. I was wondering if there was ...
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How to change the setting so there is no post on home page

How do I set "Blog pages show at most 'Variable' posts" (under setting > reading) to 0 it isn't letting me. So what file do I need to edit so the value is 0?
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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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Visiting posts results in 404 errors after host migration

I have migrated my WordPress blog from one host to another by way of transferring the files and exporting/importing my database, updating URL references where needed. On my new host, I can ...