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Multiple instance of data in plugin custom database table on plugin activation

I'm creating a plugin that adds some data to a custom table created by my plugin on plugin activations. I also created a settings page with a form that users can insert their own data to the ...
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Creating a Restaurant Menu

I have an html menu on a site for a client. I'm trying to transition it to WP so he can edit it. I'm having trouble with the menu. Here's an image to show my current setup. I assume this can be ...
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Data for WP_List_Table

I have a problem displaying data in a table for WP_List_Table class. I query my database this way: $data = $wpdb->get_results( 'SELECT * FROM wp_prijavljena_lica ',ARRAY_A); I have an array ...
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Should I use an additional column in the DB?

I'm building a site for a client. They need a functionality where WordPress can tell if a logged in user has viewed a post in order that they might serve a notice or hide the original content. I ...
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How To Make Connection To WordPress Data Base In A Plugin?

I am learning Plugins and I am trying to connect WordPress database wp-config.php in my Plugin PHP code. Currently for checking my code, I used the below connection and it is working fine. Now I ...
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Obtaining user table for one site on multisite set up

I'm trying to select only users that are registered for a specific site on my multisite set up and see that the table for the users has collected everyone that is on the network. Is there away I can ...
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When is it OK to create a custom table for a plugin? [duplicate]

A while ago I wrote a question asking about storing easily queryable data associated with a given attachment. The recommendation that I received at the time was that I should avoid using the WP ...
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How do I create a system to track logged in users' views each time an individual CPT post is viewed?

I have a custom post type created in a plugin I'm working on, using Piklist (as I have a lot of other things I can use it for in this project, in general). So my first step would be to create a table ...
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Save custom post type in different table

I need to store custom post type post data into a custom table, not in wp_posts and wp_postmeta. Is it possible? anyone help please. Actually, I have created two custom post type named "truck" and ...
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Set up dataTables row delete rather than php and page refresh

I am using the dataTables jQuery plugin to display a table in a wordpress site with data from a custom table and it works well. I have added select check boxes and once a row or rows have been ...
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Removing filter dropdown in posts table (in this case Yoast SEO)

I don’t need Yoast SEO meta box for one post type so I removed it with remove_meta_box(). Removed unneeded columns in post table by unsetting columns with manage_edit-custom_post_columns, but drop ...
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Search Query that Includes Custom Table

I have a WordPress website that grabs product data from a custom table. I would like to be able to also search from fields in the custom table. Could someone provide a sample query of what this would ...
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Display single post inside accordion based on form submission results

*Note - for full background see previous question here: http://bit.ly/1gaF673 Ok, so after fixing the problem above and a couple of issues that followed. My form submission returns the results I ...
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Database custom table issues - incorrect result displayed

First things first: I've spent most of today going over these forums; the stackoverflow forums; the php.net manual; and a bunch of random sites I found through Google Search - so, if I've missed the ...
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Custom fields on a virtual page

I've used Dave Jesch's solution for making virtual pages (from content temporarily saved in a custom database table, updated from an RSS every four hours). See more here: ...
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Should I global $wpdb outside of any of my plugin's functions scope?

I know that the general advice to global variables is to not use them at all. Still, when doing something with the Wordpress database, it is required to do global $wpdb; to access the methods ...
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MailPress plugin: table inline style tag removed when sending the newsletter

I have coded my own MailPress theme for my newsletter using tables and inline styling for good look and feel of my newsletter. I have in the files header.php and footer.php html table code with inline ...
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wp-admin: Sort users by surname

Is it possible to alter this table in the backend so I can sort users by Name and Surname? I have dozens of users on my multisite that need to be sorted by Surname. Can anyone help me out here? ...
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Cant create table if including the file in main script

I want to create a table by including the script that creates it in the main plugin file. I have this: register_activation_hook( __FILE__, 'vkrwps_agt' ); function vkrwps_agt() { global $wpdb; ...
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Custom Post Type & Post Meta or Custom Table for Serial Number Delivery Project

I've trawled a ton of articles here, on wordpress.org, makeuseof.com, code.tutsplus.com, etc. - all very informative but I'm still not sure whether to use a custom table with my plugin project or not. ...
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What for is the table “wp_commentmeta” exactly?

I have been reading about the Database Description of Wordpress. I haven't understood the meaning to the use of the table wp_commentmeta. The documentation says: Each comment features information ...
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Custom table naming/access convention for multisite: $table_prefix vs base_prefix or other?

After WP3.8.1 upgraded, two plugins I made for my networks both stopped working. Each runs on a separate multisite install. I posted the error report on the Wordpress form: ...
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How to insert more than one row of data into a table at one time

I would like to populate a custom table, with more than one row of data at one time. If I delete the second array, it will insert one row of data. It won't add both rows at the same time though. How ...
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How to populate custom tables with rows of data

I'm trying to populate a custom table called countries, with two rows of data. The custom table is created when the plugin is activated. The rows need to be added when the plugin is activated. The ...
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Create new database through static page code

I want to create a new table in current database of word press through create a static page. I write code for this as below, but there was no result. Why is that, and how can I get this right? ...
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Transform <ul> menu in <table> menu

Someone can help me? I'm trying to create a walker's menu but I think is impossible. I want to create a top level menu as a table, but with 2 rows. For example, a typical one option menu will be: ...
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get_var result empty for query of custom table in plugin admin

(There are a lot of related questions to this but none I can find with answers that have worked.) get_var returns empty when I query a custom table from a custom plugin for multisite. What am I ...
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How to remove tr field in a table in woocommerce?

I'm running woocommerce on my wordpress website. There in my order table I have a field in which says shipping = Free shiping. How do I remove this tr and where do I need to edit/change it ? ...
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putting wp_query data into html table

I needed to display some data in a simple html table so I started with very basics of table. As shown in the code, the data needed was a list of custom-field-values of a meta_key submitdate, from ...
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Specify Table Column Width on a Page

I currently have the following html on my Wordpress page <table border="5"> <col width="50"> <col width="100"> <tbody> <tr> <td> ...
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Carrying information from button click into form [closed]

I had a question for a project I am finishing for a client. He would like it so that every time a user clicks on "Sign Up Today" for the given workshop (http://yft.ac/upcoming-workshops/), the name of ...
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Creating search form for custom database table

I have a custom table in the WP database which I can display fine, with pagination, using the following code: <?php global $wpdb; $rows_per_page = 50; $current = (intval(get_query_var('paged'))) ...
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Table appears in Visual mode of editor but not in preview or after publish

I'm using compare theme and I am facing a problem with the tables. I have created a HTML table, which when I go to Visual mode appears to be correct. But when I preview/publish it then I don't see ...
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Create custom column in post table in wordpress

I want to add two custom field to table wp_posts, and that I need for my plugin. now to enable these fields I have changed core file of wordpress wordpress/wp-admin/post.php $data = compact( array( ...
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Multiple Rows in a <table> using wp_query

I am displaying posts in a grid (4 posts wide by 2 posts high). I am using a table. In order to get the content to display on the second row, I am using two wp_queries (one on each row) because I ...
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How do you display posts in a dynamic table?

I'm currently using a plug-in called SortTable Post. It automatically takes your posts and puts them into a table that you like. It's a great idea, but the issue is that the plug-in hasn't been ...
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Query multiple tables at once?

I want to query all of the posts in my WordPress multi-site set-up looking for a certain string. This is only being done in Sequel Pro (on the command line) for my own inquisitive purposes but there ...
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Show recent posts in a table format

In the index.php template I want to display posts in 3columns in a table format. How can I do this? I don't want a list format cause I have variable hight image sizes
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Error inserting row into table

I am trying to insert a row into a table. Given below are the various functions to create table. insert data into the table- but its not working. Also given below is the sample output showing all ...
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Looping through tabular data

I am trying to create a table containing information that is a result of two different loops. The first loops through a list of custom post types to display team names. The other is to provide data ...
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Table not getting created upon activation of WP Theme

This is the code I am using to create a custom table named "prefix" + zillow--> where prefix is the wp table prefix for the site. register_activation_hook(__FILE__,'CreateTable'); The actual ...
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Can I use an array to create multiple tables?

I followed the codex page on how to make tables in the wordpress database with a plugin and was able to understand and get it to work However, the plugin I'm developing has the need for many tables ...
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What is the use of to_ping and pinged column?

Can anyone explain or show a reference for the use of to_ping and pinged column in the wp_posts table? It seems that my Googling skills have failed me. I wanted to do an experiment using the pinged ...
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Create hundreds of users with just ID in phpMyAdmin

I'm trying to do the same as this post. But I have a problem with the insert records into your wp_users table containing all the ID's of the members you want to import Right now, I have 3 ...
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Create Table Failed Column Date DateType

I have a plugin that creates tables and one of them is failing and I feel like it's due to either my syntax or the fact that I'm trying to create a column with datatype DATE and not TIMESTAMP (only ...
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more tables created when create a new site

Can someone suggest me an idea on this? I am using Wordpress MU. And as per my requirement every user who register on main site will have a sub-site for them. And it is working correctly. I ...
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Insert data in database using form

I am writing a simple plugin that create a table with name "newsletter" in database and provide a shortcode to put a registration form in pages. the form contain "name" and "email". i have problem ...
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Has parent field in the table wp_term_taxonomy has term_id or term_taxonomy_id

I have created a category "Book" with a sub category "comics", to check how wordpress is maintaining the hierarchy structure. When i check the table "wp_term_taxonomy", I found that such term with a ...
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Use a separate custom table (not posts) to handle file upload data

The Problem: Website that has over 100 photos per post. Could possibly swell posts-table beyond 100K entries within a few years. The Dilemma: Would much rather stick to default WP UI for handling ...
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Whats the best way to share user data across multiple Wordpress websites?

First of all, Multisite isn't what I'm looking for. I have 5 websites using Wordpress all on separate domains that I would like to enable user accounts for. I need user data to be shared across the ...