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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Settings API - save an array of options as one setting (array_push?)

1. Basic settings API callback. Using Settings API my $sanitize_callback validating function looks like: (...) if($type == "foo") { $valid_input[$id] = $option[$id]; } else ...
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Tabbed theme options query about add_settings_section callback function

I have been building a tabbed option page based on some tutorials I found, using the settings API. Here is the code http://pastebin.com/bbSnhFP5 . It's all actually working fine for me but it's not ...
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formatting horizontal and vertical images in Settings?

I have several custom media sizes we always use. vertical: 95x117, 130x160 horizontal: 440x304, 220x152 home: 260x160 Is there anyway to set the thumbnail, medium and large to vertical parameters ...
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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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Add an extra field to the navigation menu box?

Goal: I like to use a subtitle in the navigation bar. The most logic location, in my opinion, would be Appearance > Menu and add a field below navigation label called subtitle. So the end user can ...
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Settings API - easiest way of validating checkboxes?

I'm using Settings API and I can't get checkboxes to work, if they're set to "false" they're not even being $_POST and that's the point. Stephen Harris & Chip Bennett explained it, but I believe ...
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Add an option to a Child theme of Twenty Eleven

I developed a child theme of Twenty Eleven. I need additional theme options, so i added a theme-options.php file inside my child theme's folder. However, it appears the option page is still the 2011 ...
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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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Bulk theme settings in wordpress multisite

I have a multisite with 500+ subsites. I would like to install the same theme in all 500+ sites. Most of them requires configuration like selecting sidebar(left/right), Selecting primary menu etc. ...
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Settings API erases itself?

I have two forms created using Settings API, and when I save one of them the other one gets erased and vice versa. Here's the whole code so you could paste it into your functions.php file and see ...
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Settings API - creating reusable form elements?

I have a set of settings fields: (...) add_settings_field( 'Option1', 'Option 1', 'textarea', 'page1', 'plugin_options'); add_settings_field( 'Option2', 'Option 2', 'textarea', 'page1', ...
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Settings API - changing add_settings_field() output?

I'm using Settings API and wondering if there's any way of editing default output of add_settings_field() function? add_settings_field('the_field', 'bar', 'foo', 'page', 'section'); function ...
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Importing WP settings to another host

I am doing development and testing of a WordPress site on my local machine and have tweaked the WP settings accordingly using the GUI. Installation of WP on my host is easy however, I do not want to ...
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What's the difference between Options & Settings?

And which one should I use? What's the difference between Options API and Setings API? I have a theme with over 100 admin options, how should I register & store them? At this moment I'm using ...
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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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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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Double slash in upload URLs

Wordpress is automatically adding a trailing slash to my custom upload folder in Settings » Media. This is causing upload URLs (for example, for images uploaded through the Media Uploader) to get a ...
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Changing max number of blog posts per page doesn't work

WP 3.2.1 Changing the max number of posts to show on each page via Settings->Reading isn't working. Could this reported bug be the culprit?
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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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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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General Setting Allow Multiple Email Notification

WordPress Version: WordPress 3.2.1 Settings -> General http://www.example.org/wp-admin/options-general.php I would like to have multiple email address in the Email Address textbox. I tried ...
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How to save user meta on custom admin page

I have removed the edit profile page from WP admin as I don't want users to be able to edit their details as this is a closed intranet and their details are fed from AD. However I do want them to be ...
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How can I increase the font sizes used by the WordPress visual and HTML post editors?

When I'm editing a post, the text looks too small. I want larger text while editing. Note that I'm not referring to increasing the text in the resulting post ... I mean the text as it is displayed ...
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878 views

wp_usermeta wp_usersettings

I would like to know what does these meta_value means for wp_usersettings meta_key in wp_usermeta table? meta_key: wp_usersettings meta_value: m1=o&m3=o&m0=o&m2=o Thanks
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How to add a custom form to a plugin's setting page

I have a settings page for a plugin which I created using this function: function vsp_create_menu() { add_menu_page( 'Visitors Statistics', 'Visitors Statistics', 'manage_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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Possible to add another setting to 'Front page displays' setting for Custom Post Type

Let me set the scene: I have a CPT that will work on a multi-site installation and some of the sites will be in a different language. For example my CPT is Case Studies I would use a URL structure ...
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Get page ID of page that is set as the posts page

In WordPress settings you can set a page as the Posts Page. This can be found: WP-Admin->Settings->Reading Settings->Front page displays How do I retrieve the page ID that is set in this ...
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How can you store your option at the permalink settings page?

I followed the Settings API page and used the example to get the following code: http://pastebin.com/CUA7nLCR When I change $settingsPage to general, reading, writing, etc. this all works flawlessly ...
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Can't save checkbox option

I know this is a mess, but can someone tell me why I can't save to checkbox option in this plugin? /* Runs when plugin is activated */ register_activation_hook(__FILE__,'vigtigt_besked_install'); ...
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Plugin settings page template

When creating plug-ins for WordPress, there are times when you need to make a settings panel. Sometimes, you need more than one page, and they can be quite complicated. So far, I have been ...
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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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How to exclude my home page from url of my internal pages?

I just definsed at Setting> Reading a page I have created called "home" as my homepage. The change was ok, but since them all my internal pages url shows an extra /home/in their urls. How can I avoid ...
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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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Duplicate settings of master blog to slave blogs in WP multi-site installation

Is there any smart way to set a site (blog) as a master, which settings are replicated to the rest of the sites in the network? There are plugins like this one: YD Network-wide WPML that attempt to ...
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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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I am not able to enable jQuery in theme settings

I have tried to - enable Use jQuery & then save changes. But after saving changes, checkmark Use jQuery automatically unchecks itself. I am not sure whats going on. Please help me here.
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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 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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How to upload images using Settings API

I want to allow users to upload images for use in a rotating banner. I tried using the media library, but didn't get much help ... So I thought, I'd just implement the upload myself. But I encountered ...