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Prevent/Disable Automatic Update Check

WordPress automatically checks for updates to itself and all installed themes and plugins. This adds an annoyingly long delay to loading (any) WordPress pages. In only happens once per day and ...
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How do I use featured images on index.php?

In 'Reading Settings' I have chosen the static-page drop-down menu of a page I created to be the post page. I've put the html, php, and css from my page.php in index.php to style it. I'm unable to ...
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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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Add_settings_field() parameterizing callback?

I'm trying to create a rather large and extensive settings page with various options of very similar type. Since there will be about 20 different fields, and the differences between most of those ...
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Custom settings page TinyMce: no formatting when echoing value of editor

I have created a custom settings page with a couple of wp_editor() calls on it. When I enter some text in the editor, and format it (e.g. make it bold), and then save it, the value is saved in the ...
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Add multiple custom fields to the general settings page

What I would like to do is to add a few custom fields to the general settings. This is the code that Im using. It works allright but I just cant figure how to add more fields. I would like to create ...
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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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Can't get plugin settings page to save data

have a simple plugin that inserts text (a Google ad) partway through the content of a single post. I'm trying to create a settings page that will let users change the ad code, and change after which ...
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How to know what submit button the user clicked?

I'm working on my settings page, I want to add two different buttons to the form and do something different depending which the user clicked. The documentation states I can create two buttons like ...
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add function to saving change on Options Pages

i make page like this link and it work fine but i need to run some script after it like editing a file i was add it to function my_function() { //do something } function register_mysettings() { ...
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How to save my theme customization the right way?

I am making a wordpress theme for free download. I made some theme functions with $wp_customize what looks like this: <?php // theme options function basilico_customizer_register($wp_customize) { ...
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Using AJAX for dynamic settings pages

I have a settings page like ... add_options_page ( 'XXX', 'XXX', 'manage_options', 'xxx_plugin', 'xxx_options_page' ); function xxx_options_page() { ?> <div class="wrap"> ...
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How to Sync Menu, Widgets and other masters from Main Website to its Sub Site

I am using Wordpress Multisite Network and i am having problems regarding masters to its subsite. I am not able to see the widgets or Menus which were created on Main website to its Sub-site. When i ...
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How to get WordPress Time Zone setting?

Can someone tell me how to get the time zone that is set in the WordPress Admin? For example, if the blog is set to Eastern time, I need this exact string to print out: US/Eastern This is for a ...
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Is there any way to change WP download limit?

I know that this plugin change something that allows WP to download any file from your server: https://github.com/wp-plugins/download-manager But I only want to know the way for do that. I don't ...
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Stuck in a Redirect Loop

My Wordpress site is stuck in a redirect loop and I can't now access it. I recently purchased an SSL certificate which my site host says is installed correctly and points to the correct place. I ...
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Trying to change settings -> firefox downloads options.php instead

I just ran into some trouble with my wordpress installation. I tried to change a setting in the backend, but when I hit save, instead of saving my settings, the download dialogue opened; it said I was ...
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Settings in functions.php used by a plugin

I'm writing a simple plugin and want some settings in an array in the functions.php file. I'm thinking of adding this in the theme functions.php $test = array('haha' => 'hehe'); my_function( ...
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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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Changing admin default setting values

I would like to know if it is possible to change the default admin setting options. This question may seem a bit unnecessary but it is because I have a specifically designed multisite and so would ...
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Dynamically Update Key in Associative Array When Saving Settings

I'm updating a WordPress plugin that I've built and realized that I've made a fairly large error in my original design. This is somewhat confusing, but I'll try to explain it as best I can. On the ...
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Settings/writing UPDATE

We seem to have no UPDATE option on our new WordPress site on Go Daddy. We wanted to enter a ping server list, but don't seem to have a way to do that. Is that a server side setting or what?
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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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Page Options Saving But Not Updating In Backend

I have created a custom options page for a slider that you can upload slides to. Everything works great except when trying to save the data. It will get saved and I can use it on the front end. But ...
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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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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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WP Multisite Running Windows, Web.config Causing Redirect Loop

I have this network site setup When creating a Mini site the content loads fine but all File source are trying to use the mini site's Root root is www.example.com/wp/ ...
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How to save values of a custom input field on the Network > Site Info screen

I'm struggle with implementing a custom input field on the screen of a Site Info in a Network. I've managed to create a field with help of this post but i have problems with saving the value. When i ...
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Create mobile navigation header with settings integration

I'm a seasoned programmer but a completely inexperienced WordPress developer. I'm trying to figure out how to create a header that only shows for mobile devices, and how to modify properties of that ...
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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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Warning: Creating default object… when altering Customize panels

I'm trying to move my theme's [only] widget area outside of WP 4.0's nested "Widgets" panel by doing the following: $footer_widgets_section = $wp_customize->get_section( ...
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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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Multiple Installs using the same database AND tables

I've been looking for a solution to this problem for actually a few months. Before I get started I would like to inform that I have NO INTEREST in using wordpresses multisite. Here is the issue for ...
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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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no posts or pages showing on mirror domain

alright this is a tricky one bear with me a while back i developed a site for someone and he just pointed his DNS nameservers to my host which is dreamhost. later he decided to change the DNS back, ...
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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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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 ...