theme-customizer is a set of classes introduced in 3.4 for customizing themes using a live ajax preview. Theme developers can use these classes for theme options.

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Theme Customizer Custom Background / Header Image

I'm working on a theme with some options to change the design. For the options I am using the Theme customizer. With the theme customizer there are many option types like color, upload, image upload, ...
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“No Data Received” error in Chrome every time i try to update the theme functions file

Under Appearance --> Editor --> functions.php ( Theme functions ), whenever i try to modify a piece of code in it and click Update, i get this "No Data Received" error in Chrome. I never get this ...
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Skt full width basic slideshow problem

Background: I am making a photography website and thought that skt full width is a good theme for the landing page. It worked out all right. Then I started to get fancy. I wanted my client to be able ...
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Customizer: Update Preview instantly when typing into a number input field

Im working on some customizer settings for my theme. Im using chrome. I created a number input field: $wp_customize->add_setting( 'st_opacity', array( 'default' => '100', 'type' ...
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Widgets not displaying in theme customizer

I am developing a new theme and I am using several sidebars in this theme. All works fine, but the widgets are not showing up in the theme customizer section. All widgets are working fine under ...
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Widgets Section not displaying in theme customizer

When in the WP Theme Customizer, my widget management section isn't displaying (i.e. I can't add/change/remove widgets). I CAN, however, add widgets from the Appearance -> Widgets section, just not in ...
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wp_query in form method of widget breaks customizer

In the "form" method of one of my widgets I make a query to offer the user some posts to choose from, like this: <?php $products = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => ...
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How to create a theme customizer 'sub' panel?

One of the cool new features of WordPress 4.0 is the add_panel() method. In my situation, i'd like to create a new panel for theme options, that's very straight forward, but is it possible to create ...
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Theme Customizer API Live Preview

I'm having some trouble with getting the text that I type in the input field to appear on the page whilst I type (live preview). When I hit save and refresh, the changes are saved, they just for some ...
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Theme Customization API Changes not Saving

I'm having some trouble using the Theme Customization API for the first time. I'm following a tutorial, but I seem to be doing something wrong. I'm trying to allow users to change text on a page ...
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Get attachment id from WP Customizer

The WP Customizer's WP_Customize_Image_Control returns the attachment's URL, but I need the ID because I want to output the image like this: echo wp_get_attachment_image( $user_logo_id, ...
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How to use rgba color from theme customizer color picker

I'm creating a wordpress theme and in that I am using the theme customizer to allow users to change the accent color of my theme. Now everything is working fine but few of my elements need to have the ...
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WP Customize refresh problem

Hi I am adding options to WP Customize. Mostly everything works, but One of my variable is not refreshed in the preview window. $wp_customize->add_setting('checkbox', array( 'capability' ...
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Passing array in add_option()

I have to create a option page in my custom theme wordpress. here is is a sample of code <?php function bguru_register_settings(){ $default_options=array( ...
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Set image dimension for WP_Customize_Image_Control images

In the customize page for the current theme the Current Header's Choose Image dialog shows - a "select and crop" option But the custom WP_Customize_Image_Control shows only "Choose Image". Is ...
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I am trying to use the Theme Customization API but I keep getting an error

This is the error: Call to a member function check_capabilities() on a non-object in /home/content/54/11786754/html/wp-includes/class-wp-customize-control.php on line 161 and this is my code in ...
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datepicker works on widgets options page, but not on customizer

I have a widget with a date option field, which works correctly when in the dashboard, but fails to display when on the theme customizer. I declare the field for the in the form() method like this ...
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The 'default' attribute from $wp_customize->add_setting() method not in db?

At theme customization, the values from the 'default' attributes, which I added when calling the add_seting() method within the functions.php, are properly filled in. They are not filled into the db ...
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wp_customize_image_control deprecated add_tab alternative

I have been using add_tab to add a tab in Customizer with default images. It is deprecated and no longer works in WordPress 4.1. How can I create/find an alternative? add_action( ...
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Crop image from get_theme_mod Customizer field

I'm using the following code to allow a user to upload a custom image (in addition to header image) through the customizer. Is there a way to crop the image when displaying it? ...
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How to enable “shift-click to edit this widget” functionality on a custom widget?

I have created several custom widgets, modeled from the default widgets' code. The widgets all work fine, and I've been using them in production for awhile. I've been working with the new Customizer ...
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customize-controls.js - extend api.previewer

I want to remove this check -> if ( value._dirty ) from code snippet below, but as it is located in Wordpress core file(customize-controls.js line 1919) I can't edit that, I need to accomplish that ...
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Problem in using Customizer

Looking for some help with a customizer problem. I am using following codes to create a customizer which will allow me to upload an image for topic of the week section. owever, the following codes ...
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Using jQuery to retrieve customizer value

I am trying to use jQuery to retrieve a theme options (customizer) value: $wp_customize->add_setting( 'header_fixed', array( 'default' => true, ) ); ...
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How to get customizer to refresh when using radio buttons control

I have set up a set of radio buttons in the customizer to specify one of several different color schemes (aka style sheets) in my theme. When I select a new color for the theme the preview of the ...
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How to make customizer settings appear only when image is uploaded?

I'm trying to replicate the WordPress core background image customizer settings where the styling settings/controls only appear when an image is uploaded, but can't find a way around it. Is there a ...
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Add Media Library tab to Image upload of Theme Customizer

When creating a custom control in the Theme Customizer to add an image, how do you add a tab for the Media Library in order to select a previously uploaded image rather than having to reupload an ...
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Trouble creating custom sanitization function for user list dropdown

I'm trying to create a custom author info box on homepage which will automaically generate by getting the info from user profile when a user is selected from theme customizer. I followed the code ...
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Allow anonymous user to access Themes Customizer

I created a theme and use Themes Customizer. Is there any way I can give anonymous users access to the themes customizer without the ability to save it? It will be very convenient in terms of user ...
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Theme Customizer - Dynamic CSS PHP File

I've recently switched over from using a custom class to enable a theme options panel to the built in Theme Customizer in Wordpress. All is going fairly well - I've got live preview working but I'm a ...
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My stylesheet doesn't appear in theme-editor

I don't know why this is happening, but my stylesheet doesn't appear in theme editor. It's only the archive style.css. The another templates appears normally. In the header.php, I'm using this code: ...
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How to Add a Custom Script to Customize.php

I am having a rather difficult time adding a script to the 3.4 Theme Customizer (i.e., customize.php). If I want, I can deregister jquery and add it from googleapi as follows: wp_deregister_script( ...
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Default Customizer Code

To create a new CUSTOM section in my Customizer I do this... $wp_customize->add_section('logo_section_one', array( 'title' => __('Upload a Logo', 'mb' ), 'description' => __('Use an ...
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Customizer API - Class doesn't exist error

Currently I'm developing WordPress Theme.Within my theme I'm using Customizer API.I added some controls,setting,sections It works. Also, I created new PHP file called ...
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Override customizer values on a per-menu base

suppose I have a few options in the theme customizer, and I might want to show for example 5 different categories listing menus in the site. In the customizer I can set options for all of those, ...
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Changes in widget customizer not triggering 'save and publish'

I'm making some of our widgets customiser friendly, so they work on the customise page and support widget previews. Usually when you update a widget the save button becomes usable and changes to 'save ...
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How to reset (clear) theme settings

I'd like to reset (clear) theme settings (from customizer) while activating theme. For example a theme by default has red menu, links and links on hover. I use something like this: function ...
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How to copy data from user profile page (profile.php) to theme customizer

i am trying to figure out how to copy data from user profile page (profile.php) to theme customizer. i want to copy some data from some fields, when theme is activated. and stored the data in theme ...
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Multiple Customizers

So I'm building quite a lot of convenient customization options into the wp_customizer and while it does offer the ability to organize settings into tabs, it still seems to be getting rather crowded. ...
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Customizer Issue, Default Settings not working

I have a class for handling customizer code, where I am adding a lot of color options. I have trimmed a bunch of repetitive parts out so it is not too long ;) My issue is I cannot figure out why the ...
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Allow guests to use WP Customizer but disable save button

I've seen in some WP demo themes that developers let users to see a theme customizer (allowing to try the customizations) disabling the save button as well. So the question is how to do that in a ...
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Add a “loading” notice when Customizer is making changes

I really want to try and add an overlay and "loading" notice to the wordpress customizer when a change is made. For some of my larger theme changes that are made through the customizer, I am using ...
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Customizer: Unique identifier that distinguishes which image upload control is uploading an image

In the Theme Customizer, I've got a custom add_action('wp_handle_upload', 'upscale_responsive_bg_imgs') which upscales responsive background images when uploaded from the theme customizer. It's ...
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theme_mod and option type in WP_Customize_Manager's add setting API

The WP_Customize_Manager's add setting API support the type argument: type Optional. Specifies the TYPE of setting this is. Options are 'option' or 'theme_mod' (defaults to 'theme_mod') What is the ...
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Internalize get_theme_mod CSS Into Stylesheet?

This code adds custom CSS selections from the theme customizer. What I hate about this code is that it outputs the style tags directly into the site's html, rather than tacking the selections onto my ...
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get_theme_mod Not Functioning Properly

The code is outputting everything (style tags, div classes, brackets, etc.) except the actual color that I choose. How do I get the actual output (primary_color) to show up? Registering the custom ...
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How to import and export settings from live customizer?

How many WordPress developer are working with live customizer for controlling theme settings? Do you people allow users to import and export theme settings? Any examples or tutorials would be very ...
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Use $wp_customize->add_control to create a selectable “Designed/Powered By” choices select w/ link in footer?

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to use the Customizer controls to create a "Designed By [name]" dropdown menu, and have it echo out the name of the person/group with their name as a link to ...
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get_option() vs get_theme_mod(): Why is one slower?

I've been using get_theme_mod() for some time in various projects of mine. I decided to take advantage of the Theme Customization API in WordPress v3.4 once it was available as I felt it was an ...
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Make single widget area top level in 4.0 Customize Panel

So I have a widget area that, in v4.0, is burried in a dropdown within the secondary Widgets panel on the Customize panel page. Because it's the only widget area it feels rather silly being burried ...