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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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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 http://...
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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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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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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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Make customizer controls get custom setting type value

I've registered a custom setting type to set a site_option rather than option or theme_mod. I've written the appropriate action hooks to make these values save and preview properly, and can easily ...
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Delete Transient when clicking 'Save Changes' on options page

I have an options page setup for a ticker tape on a theme I am working on. It has a number of options such as Title, number of posts to display and what categories to display posts from. I have also ...
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Two settings_fields in one form

I am trying to add my own plugin option to the Easy digital downloads plugin. The sample code is here: http://docs.easydigitaldownloads.com/article/383-automatic-upgrades-for-wordpress-plugins I ...
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Show the submitted values in the form when validation fails

Currently I do: $options = get_option( 'jons-plugin-options' ); echo "<input id='jons-plugin-options[field-two]' name='jons-plugin-options[field-two]' size='4' type='text' value='" . $...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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Change “posts per page” depending on width

I'm working on a responsive theme. One part is a sort of news flow (blog). In desktop widths (above 767px) the news template is vertically divided in two. The left part is a navigation which lists ...
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retrieve theme custom settings

I have modified twentythirteen template adding custom settings for my theme. All settings appear in theme customization section and I am able to save them. I am using WP 3.6. How to retrieve those ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Retrieve and save values on a single submit

I am new to wordpress development and i am trying to build a simple "Pick Winners" plugin. The concept is that the user can select a form from a dropdown, complete the number (winners) and get random ...
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Upload file via settings page

Question: Is there a secure way to upload files via a plugin settings page? Context: Hello world! A feature of my plugin requires the user to upload one or more files. More precisely, JSON files ...
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option settings styling

I would like to use the safety features of the Settings API while having more control over the styling and order of the settings fields. I wonder if that is possible at all. Let me give you some ...
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Everytime I press Save Settings from a Plugin it redirects to All Settings page

I have developed a settings page for a theme in which I'm working in order to have some options to customize it. Here are all the options and here is the functions.php. I don't know why but when I'm ...
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Register setting not working with multiple checkbox

I created a new setting field with multiple checkboxes in my WordPress admin. However the value of the field new_setting not saved correctly. It should be an array, but after I do var_dump(get_option(...
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WP_HOME & WP_SITEURL Config

I'm having issues running WordPress on Server 2012 R2 on IIS. I've configured WordPress before on a Home Server before and have it running, but this configuration is a little more difficult/advance. ...
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Option to set static front page disappeared from admin reading settings

Happily coding along all of a sudden I realise my homepage is now showing blog posts and the setting to set a static home page is missing from the reading option (see screen shot). In the database ...
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Tie specific functions to options-update for limiting API requests

I'm coding an update for my Mollie payment gateway plugin for WordPress (for Easy Digital Downloads). The old plugin only performs one API call to the Payment Gateway, when processing a payment. The ...
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WordPress Settings API - Create Groups of Settings

I am building a plugin that will utilize the WordPress Settings API for its settings for the first time (I've used option frameworks in the past). I have already created and registered the settings ...
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Prevent a post date being set if the date has already past **or** only allow future dates to be set

How would I prevent a user from setting a post date that is past the current date and time. In other words they can only set the date for the future.
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Site Language keeps resetting to English in blog options

I have English (United States) and Polish language packs installed in my Wordpress blog network. In these blogs, that uses English language everything is fine. In these, that uses Polish, my Site ...
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How to add a 'Save Changes' button to this custom options page?

I have recently created a custom options page for my plugin. It has 2 sub menus, one of which doesn't contain any options but that's correct. On the main menu area (where the options are) I have 2 ...
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Dislay Admin Notifications through Ajax

I am writing a plugin that will require its own settings page in the WordPress admin menu settings section. I have done most of it correctly, and I am stuck at one point. I understand that in order ...
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Hold a comment in the queue if it contains [X] or more links

I don't understand this option. The English version of the description says: Hold a comment in the queue if it contains [X] or more links The German version says: Einen Kommentar in die ...
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Settings API retrieving options database information alongside with user information?

I am working with my options table in my database using the Settings API in WP. My code shows data from my form input to be stored in "Kaipo_plugin_options". I want to retrieve that specific options ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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homepage olderposts link showing page not found

I am using WordPress 3.5.1 version, now I had a problem with olderposts link present at bottom of homepage. it is ok with rest of the category pages. I am working on this problem since last two days, ...
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I change all options except for General Settings

I can change all the settings on the site except for the Wordpress General Settings section. This includes both Wordpress options and plugin related options. I get a this error code: ** 403 ...
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Category Post as Homepage

I have several post categories and I would like to only make on of those categories my homepage. An example would be I have three categories with the following url structure mysite/category/cat1 ...