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Set Default Category to Username

I installed a plugin called "Symbiosis" which creates categories automatically copying a user's username upon them signing up. Whenever any user creates a post on the site, I am trying to figure out ...
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How to create color scheme for my custom theme?

I would like to create color scheme for my custom template that can be changed inside my admin panel. According to this thread it can "easily" be done. Author quotes: "create your color styles in ...
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Where have the Privacy Settings gone in WordPress 3.5?

I moved a WordPress site to another server and everything is working well, minus the fact that I can't seem to change the settings in Privacy. When I click on "allow search engines to index this ...
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Theme settings default, strange behavior before first save

I was building a theme options page with the settings API. I use an ajax call to compute some settings automatically from other pages / tabs. I noticed that all of the new settings default ("std") ...
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Implementing action correctly

Hi I am implementing a core plugin plus add ons. There is a settings page and I would like to hook some validation routines for the addon plugin into the core plugin's validation function. However ...
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options validator input is false?

I have a form that looks as such: <form action="options.php" method="post"> <ul class="nav nav-tabs"> <li> <a href="#content" data-toggle="tab">content</a> ...
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Tab from Settings API resetting all options with INSERT INTO [closed]

I have an Options menu created with the code from Chip Bennett tutorial, the old code, though, the one from like a year ago (the new one has a much better validation structure, but still, it works ...
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Wordpress address URL keeps dropping the www

My Wordpress Address (URL) in general settings keeps losing the www from the URL - I type in http://www.domain.com and it saves and works fine. Next time I go in the address has changed to ...
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Making a configurable field translatable

I'm working on a theme right now that gives the admin the possibility to set different texts that are used within the theme, by configuring them in the admin panel (e.g. the text that is displayed, ...
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How should I use register_setting, add_settings_section, & add_settings_field in my plugin's options page?

I'm working on a settings section for my plugin, and after reading over Wordpress's documentation which is in ROGUH DRAFT status, and also the Creating Options Pages - which is also in "transition", ...
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The issue of redirecting my site to a new domain

I have encountered some problems after I have redirected my site, which is in a sub directory in my server, to a new domain. I have kept the same server. The origin URL of my wp site ...
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Difference between Option_Group and Option_Name in Register_Settings

I think the title pretty much says it all! I'm working my way through various tutorials on how to add an options page to my test plugin and am struggling to understand the Register_Settings function. ...
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Is there any other place - besides a theme, a plugin, or a mu-plugin - that an option page might conceivably be used?

I'm creating a helper class for simplifying the creation of an option page in admin that could conceivably be used in a theme, a plugin, or a mu-plugin. I'm trying to make the class as easy to ...
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How to Create a Custom WordPress Install Package?

I downloaded the latest version of WordPress (3.5) and created a custom theme. I plan to upload and install it for multiple clients. Is it possible to customize the default settings such as not have ...
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Filtering a Database Query

In a WP_List_Table example I'm using, I am seeing how to make a general query to the wp_options table in the Wordpress database. For example, $query = "SELECT * FROM $wpdb->options"; I also see ...
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How to store options in an array

I am creating a custom table to display selected options for a page called "Testimonials". The user will enter their options on a "manage testimonial settings" page, and then those options will ...
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Enqueue Javascript Correctly for 3.5

I am trying to create tabs for admin settings page in wp, but I think I'm doing it wrong. The example below shows how I did it but I don't know how to change this to use it correctly with no conflict ...
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WordPress (+WPMU) Import/Export ALL settings?

As we all know WordPress does not import Widgets when you import content with [Tools > Import] and I'm wondering what kind of script could do that? Database has more than just 1 single information ...
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How to Save Different Settings Options Using Settings API and/or the Theme Optimizer

I would like to allow users to save different versions in the options panel using the Settings API and/or the Theme Optimzer. For instance, imagine that I have styled my site using via an admin panel ...
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Set a hard-coded page-template (post-type-archive) as home/front-page of my wordpress blog?

under Settings->Reading I can set which page should appear immediately when visiting my site as "home-page". In my case I want the archive of my custom-post-type named "events" as home/front-page of ...
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Multisite: setting theme and options when a new blog is created

When a new blog is created in a WP Multisite instance I want to be able to set the default theme and configuration options create 2 menus (main and secondary) and associate them with the 2 slots ...
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Wordpress custom permalinks not working on OS X localhost

When changing premalinks, none of the pages and links are not working except home page :( Result are shown below. Thanks in advance.
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How to display some settings for super admin user only using Settings API

I'm developing a plugin with an options page using the Settings API. I'd like to have one options array stored for my plugin, but on the settings page, I'd only like some of the settings to be ...
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How do I get blog posts to appear within CMS?

I'm working with a WordPress CMS website that was set up without a blog. I want the site to continue to function as it has, with mostly static pages, including the home page. I want a page called ...
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Best place to store company address

Ok I'm creating a site for a company, this company will have multiple users. In the footer I am trying to include the company name, phone and address but not as a widget. I need to store the ...
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How to pass variable to add_settings_section() callback?

I am attempting to automate, as much as possible, the Settings API function calls for each setting in a Plugin. Looping through the options array, and outputting add_settings_section() and ...
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How To Provide Sub-Blogs Their Own Domain Names?

I ran a search that did not yield that many results. Is it possible, and how can each sub-blog of a multi-site installation be given its own domain name?
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BuddyPress | How to merge the “setting” & “profile” pages into one page? [closed]

In BuddyPress I would like to merge the register.php and setting.php files into one "register.php". Is that possible? I don't want to change my Name, City and Address then go to the setting page to ...
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Localise settings section headline

Assuming i've got a bunch of setting sections. I add these sections to my plugin page in the following way. $sections = array('notifcations', 'updates'); foreach ($sections as $section) { ...
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How to add a Reset to Defaults button with Settings API?

How can I add a reset button when using the Settings API? I've have something like this that's storing my defaults: $slider_options = get_option( 'nextslider_options' ); /* Define the array of ...
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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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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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Images not being generated at correct size

I have my WordPress Media settings set like so. Based on these settings no generated large image should exceed the width of 540px. I embed an image in a post like so. I choose "Large" as a image ...
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Putting my site live

Can anyone help? I've been building a wordpress site in a sub directory of an umbrella 'development domain' if you will, and am ready to go live with the site. It's a single install of wordpress. ...
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image URL changed in wordpress

I have moved a theme from local to live and the image URL's are showing my live localhost default url instead of the current live url. Any idea's on why and how to fix this? The site is live at ...
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Two “.htaccess” Files Located in Different Directories?

I found two ".htaccess" files, one is located in '/httpdocs/.htaccess', another one is located in '/httpdocs/wordpress/.htaccess', the content is different, is it normal? The Wordpress was installed ...
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Good way to store content and settings for an RSS plugin

I am building an RSS reader plugin and I'd like some advice on how to store the data and settings for this plugin. The idea is to be able to enter a set of feed sources and associate each one of ...
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is it possible to force wordpress to always save thumbnails as 'jpg' not 'png'

I cant see any settings and cant see much in the php api docs regarding this? for instance if the original file upload is a png wordpress converts to jpg
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Static Page redirects to Frontpage

There is a static page named pcmuskel.de/ratgeber. Trying to access this URL wordpress redirects me to the frontpage. I had this page set up as frontpage before but it didn't work. The frontpage ...
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Plugin options will not save in database

I'm not sure what's happening here, since this has worked in another plugin I've created. I'm simply trying to store data in the options table. Here is the code I'm using: function on_myplugin_start ...
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Creating your own options-general.php page

I wanted to develop a duplicate General Settings Page instead of the built in one and all the settings on the built-in General Settings Page will also be displayed on the new General Settings Page.. ...
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How to create a drop down list with pages to a themes options page?

I'm building a themes options page using settings API. Everything is ok, but i now i want to create a drop down list populated with pages and i don't know how to! For example, i have this piece of ...
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Override Current Theme Setting in wp_config.php

I am looking for a way to override the currently selected theme, preferably from within the wp_config.php file. I know you can override some wp_options settings in the config like define('WP_HOME', ...
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Blog Settings import/export in Wordpress Network environment

I can't use PHPMyAdmin to export/import my blogs from one server to an other because I'm using Wordpress Network. Export/import works pretty well for Posts, custom posts types and their media, but ...
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Settings API - how to update 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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How can I increase the post count for custom post types only?

I have the page count set to the default 10 in my reading settings menu. However, I use my template archive.php file for all post types, including posts and books How can I change the loop so that ...
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No option “I would like my site to be private, visible only to users I choose” in Privacy Settings

I am running WordPress 3.3.2 self-hosted. I used to see the option "I would like my site to be private, visible only to users I choose" under Privacy Settings but I no longer see this option. Instead, ...
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Wordpress slugs and 404 handling takes preference over folders in site root?

I have wordpress installed and permalink structure set to /%postname%/ In addition to WordPress folders, I also have a public_html/beta folder where I wanted to copy the same site and test some ...
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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 ...