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why is unregister_setting() undefined?

trying to call unregister_setting('general','users_can_register'); so as to removed the option for allowing or dissallowing user registration (it is required in the theme, so it is set ...
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What changes we need to make to a theme so it can be installed as a MU Theme?

I downloaded the free Wootheme Irrestible and if installed on a stand alone Wordpress, works very well. Now, if we enable Multiple Sites on 3.x and set this theme to be the theme of a new site it ...
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Correct way check nonce (security) using old Options API

I am developing plugin for Wordpress. Firstly I started using Settings API it looks good, but it is little bit complex and it doesn't provide the way to handle options manually. I have quite ...
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Enabling plugin failed because MySQL user do not have CREATE permissions

Has anyone else had this problem? I'm trying to enable SearchWP plugin (but i don't think this is that specific plugin problem, but maybe my settings?) but it gives me the following error: Please ...
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Is there any workaround to a core update still showing after core update if language set to anything other than US English

I build sites typically in UK English, however I typically leave them in US English because if I set system/general/site language to anything other than "English ( United States)" then when I do ...
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How do I share plugin settings across wordpress network?

I am using multisites to translate wordpress website and I have plugin https://wordpress.org/plugins/nmedia-user-file-uploader/ Which I want to be accesible from all languages and from all site you ...
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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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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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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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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( // http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/...
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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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Copying theme from Localhost to Live does not copy all theme settings with it?

This has happened on a number of occasions now where I move my site from Localhost to Live environment and the theme settings such as the logo, and other settings are not copied with it, so I am ...
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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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Static Front Page problem

My theme uses the front-page.php file to display a number of items on the front page including a slideshow and some featured items. I have also designed it so the static front page as set in the ...
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Woo Framework: woo_cat_featured not populating

In framework settings: $options[ 'featured_cat' ] = array( "name" => "Featured Category", "desc" => "Featured Posts will display in the main rotator on the homepage.", ...
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Network-Wide Plugin Settings Management

I'm using Wordpress 3.1.2, and have three blogs in a wordpress network. I would like to change some settings for a specific plugin, but have the changes applied to all the blogs on the network. I can'...
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Custom settings disappear during database migration?

I've noticed a problem that pops up occasionally when moving a WP install from one place to another (usually the same server.) I copy all the files to their new location, get a mysql dump, update all ...
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Testing for addon plugin activated

I am creating a plugin which will also have a few addons. I am adding settings tabs for the addons, but I want to make a conditional check in the main plugin to prevent those tabs from showing if the ...
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Can't save options

I created theme options page using Settings API, everything works fine but I can't save options. I tried to figure it out where I missed something but I failed. Any idea what can cause this problem? ...
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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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Modify Date Format to German

I basically need to change the date format to german date format all over the WordPress site and I succeed it by changing the date time settings from the WordPress admin panel. Settings ยป General ...
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In Settings>>General I am missing some fields

I am new to Wordpress and downloaded the 3.5.1 version from my hosting provider. I want to add www in front of my domain and I read from many sources how to do this. Go to settings then general and ...
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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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Different Front page for Mobile

I want to make a different front-page and show it to the mobile user, instead of the one used on desktop. In detail, right now we have set our site to show desktop-front-page to user, when he lands ...
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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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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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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 site",...
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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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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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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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Settings API validation callback

I finally managed to create working validation callback for Settings API with big help of Chip Bennet, there's only one glitch that I'm not sure how to fix. Here's the foreach loop from my validation ...
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Sharing one WordPress installation between several “sites”?

I'm running a VPS with Ubuntu. I've installed the LAMP-stack, and would now like to make a couple of blogs/sites using WordPress. I'm thinking about creating new users for each blog and making a ...
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How to add settings subpage from a plugin to a settings page created in theme?

I'm using add_menu_page(...) from a custom theme and I want to add subpages to that menu with add_submenu_page(...) . If I try to do it from the theme it works as expected but when I try the same from ...
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Misentered the site address url. How to recover? [closed]

I managed to enter a wrong Site Address (URL) on the General Settings page and now I can't even visit the website. I'm doing this on OpenShift/RedHat. How do I recover?
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How to activate Markdown in a local installation of WordPress 4.3?

As of version 4.3. it should be possible to activate markdown for my posts and comments (http://news.softpedia.com/news/say-hello-to-wordpress-4-3-489688.shtml). I found a description on https://en....
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update_option_{$option} not showing old value

I have the following bit of code (note, I put the mail() function in only to see what the values are): add_action('init','system_init_actions'); function system_init_actions() { add_action('...
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Warn user that data may be lost for custom pages

When you edit a builtin field in Wordpress like the title and don't save the cahnges, and attempt to go to another link, a warning alert box comes up stating that "changes may be lost if you navigate ....
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Flush rewrite rules on option update with Settings API

I'm working on some plugin where I need to enable custom URL rewrites. I want to enable editing of custom URL through Settings API, so basically I did everything that's needed to validate and update ...
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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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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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Getting settings saved two times in settings page with tab

I tried to show tabbed settings in admin settings page by a tutorial but for me am getting settings saved notification for two times. I think it is due to different settings field but based on ...
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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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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 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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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 ...
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Problems to disable the comments for my statics pages

I am pretty new in WordPress world (I came from Joomla). I am developing a mainly static website using WP (because maybe in the future I will have some dynamic behavior and because WP is pretty light)...
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unsuccessful attempt to change domains- wordpress re-routing to old domain

I've tried to switch a website from zoparealty.com to zoparealtygroup.com. When I go to zoparealtygroup.com, I can see what appears to be a strictly HTML version of the site(no CSS, no php). ...
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Change the style of h1, h2, only in post entry

I would like to change the style of h1, h2, ... ONLY in post entry (when writing a new post). Default settings is just too big and has a different format, because I use Google fonts. I was using ...
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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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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 ...