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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How to remove Customize from admin menu bar after WP 4.3

WordPress 4.3 brought more updates to the customizer. It also added a new option at the top admin menu bar that says 'Cusomize' and has a paintbrush. How can I disable this menu from showing up? We ...
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Repeater field in Customizer

I'd like to develop a setting/control for Customizer that allows dynamically to add fields. The typical example would be the possibility to add an unlimited number of slides to an slider in a Theme. ...
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Change the location of add_theme_support( 'custom-header' ) in the customizer

I'm using add_theme_support( 'custom-header' ) to upload images for an image slider. The slider also has other settings in the customizer (duration, fade, overlay color, etc). Because there are ...
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Hide Text when check box option is ticked in customizer?

How I hide the Head Text which is "Magna Aliquam" when "Hide Head Text" checkbox is checked and show when the checkbox is unchecked. Below is my code, but I'm lost. Any help would be appreciated ...
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Use SCSSPHP to compile Theme Customizer Values into .SCSS files ready to compile to CSS

I've been having trouble Automatically Compiling my .scss files into my main WordPress style.css file. I'm using Leafo's SCSSPHP script and trying to achieve a few things. i'm using Kirki ...
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Why does WordPress Customizer return a blank page

I am running WP 3.9.8. When I go to Appearance > Customize I get a bank page and nothing else happens. I use the customizer on other WP installs so I am wondering if it has anything to do with the ...
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How to remove the Theme Customization Button from the dashboard and themes options page?

In my Wordpress theme that I've currently been building I do not take advantage of the Wordpress Theme Customization API. As much as I would like too, I've invested far too much time into my own ...
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Theme Customizer : how to create multiple-level panel

Is there a way to create deep-level sub Panel in Theme Customizer(like roots of plants) ? My theme that I have been developing seem to be more complicated. I think that if we can create deep-level sub ...
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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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New Customizer Menu (WP 4.3) - how is called?

The new "Menu" in Customizer got released in 4.3. I need to know how to "get" to it. <?php $wp_customizer->get_panel(' ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ');?> Any help?
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How to create a “menu item” on the theme customize screen?

My question is, how do I create a menu item as seen below but on the theme's menu customize page? "Theme Menu Options" Show's up here, But it does not show up here, Here is the code I used to ...
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Theme Customization API, how to add changes to actual webpage?

I'm having an issue with the Theme Customization API. I've taken code from a tutorial just to try and understand how it works. All the options work in the customization panel but when I actually ...
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Use default value of wp_customizer in theme_mod output?

Is there a way to output the default value of a wp_customize text field type using the echo get_theme_mod (); without actually going in the Theme Customizer, modifying something and then saving it? ...
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Ensure widget admin js fires in Widgets and Customizer

Doing a long-overdue update of a plugin. I have some JS that loads in the admin side to react when a user changes a select value in the widget options. $('#accordion-panel-widgets, ...
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Theme Customizer – Conditional Controls

I would like to dynamically add / remove Controls to/from the theme customizer without completely reloading the customizer page. For example when I choose option1 from a drop down I want control A to ...
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Customizer: CSS changes not persistent

Customizer API is saving HTML/data changes properly but any CSS change is only visible in the Customizer. After hitting "Save & Publish" the page is exactly like it used to be with no new ...
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How to disable wordpress from overload my stylesheet styles with customizer styles

I realized that, the customizer's styles are default highest priority because they are somewhat embedded into the page. I want to store ALL styles in my .scss file which using SASS to manage CSS and ...
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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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Custom Sanitation Function Triggering an Alert in Customizer?

I have an image upload field in theme-customizer : /* Background Image */ $wp_customize->add_setting( 'tcx_background_image', array( 'default' => '', 'transport' ...
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Default header image does not display

Clarification: My default header image will not RE-display (by clicking suggested image) after it has been removed using theme customizer "Hide Image" option. I added theme support for Custom Header ...
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Running JS after theme customizer finished initialization

I have a piece of JS code that I use show/hide customizer control groups depending on a select item value. The code was working fine until recent wp update (not sure which version first broke this). ...
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Using Customizer value in an external PHP file inside a theme

I'm working on a theme for a company and they don't want the users to touch the code at all. So as I love, they asked me to use Customizer API. Now, there's a PHP file in the theme which we don't ...
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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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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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How to get control choices from $setting object passed to sanitize_callback

Example Code Working with the Customizer API. Setting added (example) like so: $wp_customize->add_setting( 'theme_oenology_options[' . $option_parameter['name'] . ']', array( ...
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Theme Customizer not recognizing Widgets

First of - i do not know much coding, though i do learn quickly and am looking to get this issue sorted ASAP. I am sure it is something simple. When i load up my site in the Wordpress Theme ...
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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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Access preview settings in php

I'm working with the customize section of my theme framework. And I'm trying to get the preview settings in PHP when using refresh, but I only know how to access the saved settings. Short Story I ...
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How can you change default color scheme in a Twenty Fifteen child theme?

Right now I am editing a Twenty Fifteen Child theme (Five Beers to be exact) and I'm wondering if there is a way I can add my own color scheme to the customizer and make it the default color scheme. ...
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where to change text for header?

on the twentyfifteen theme. When I click on the customizer to set my header, There is some text there that says. "While you can crop images to your liking after clicking Add new image, your theme ...
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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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Properly pass query args to customizer

I am trying to pass some data to the customizer so that I can query a specific set of data from the database by ID. It appears that customize_register fires twice and returns different query ...
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Remove Customize Background and Header from Appearance admin menu without CSS or JS

I am trying to remove background and header from appearance menu, but they don't seem to go away! I think it's because I have activated customize, but can I remove them anyway without using CSS or JS? ...
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One button to change all settings in theme customizer?

I have been attempting to create a theme reset button for the theme customizer that automatically removes all of the theme_mod settings. I have tried multiple ways to do this and have never been able ...
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WP Customizer - Prevent live preview

How do I prevent a widget being updated in the customizer preview if a widget field fails a JS validation check? More generally, is there any actual documentation for the customizer JS API? (I mean ...
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Get all registered wp theme customizer sections?

Is there a way to retrieve all the registered customizer sections? I'm building out a custom customizer and don't want other plugin or themes who register custom sections to appear on this page. I ...
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Add search box in Bootstrap slider carousel

I'm using the Wordpress theme 'evolve' which uses a Bootstrap slider on the front page with a 'Learn More' button on it. How do I add a search box instead of the 'learn more' button which will ...
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How to overwrite JS variable with wp_localize _script?

The function wp_localize_script( $handle, $name, $data ); does not work when trying to overwrite the same variable, that is when calling the function second time with the same $handle and $name but ...
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SSL breaks customizer: page isn't returned from ajax

I have a WordPress install using a Comodo SSL certificate. I have the WordPress HTTPS plugin installed and I'm using the AZ theme, and the admin is set to load over HTTPS. So far so good. On the ...
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PHP files included in functions.php don't seem to work

This is my first post on WordPress StackExchange, I'll try to be precise. My question is: Is there anything in particular I should do to the files I'm including in my theme's functions.php file? ...
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Using Conditional Themes to change out different themes using the Theme Customizer radio Buttons

I've been trying to change my theme based upon a radio button selection from the theme Customizer. I've included this plugin -> https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/wp-conditional-themes as a file ...
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Overwrite add_image_size defined by theme

I bought a WP-Theme which defines a custom image-size in his theme-functions.php like this: if ( function_exists( 'add_image_size' ) ){ add_image_size( 'tie-small', 70, 70, true ); } As you can ...
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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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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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HTML output via Theme Customizer is not working

Well here I am again with a problem that I just can't seem to figure out. I have searched and searched, found answers but I just can't seem to get this to work. I have a theme called WP-Forge and it ...
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Problem with customizer setting with $id containing 'widget'

I'm having a very weird problem with customizer add_setting function when using an ID containing the word 'widget' in the ID; The changes doesn't apply, it's like 'widget' is a restricted word. ...
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How to integrate plugin in Wordpress theme

I have read that there are two ways for integrating a plugin on a Wordpress theme. I think the first method is the best; but I do not know exactly how to do it... After copying the plugin to the ...
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Places all menu pages in the homepage

Well, it is a little weird... you know that menus normally show you in which page are you, changing the colour of that page and we you go to a different page you will see the colour changes to that ...
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Customizer JS API

Okay so I have been trying to educate myself to create new panels sections and controls dynamically using customizer's JS API. It has been frustrating few days and I was unable to get the exact way ...
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Theme Customizer for only author.php (per user baisi)

How the Wordpress Theme Customize can be used only for author.php and settings will be saved per user basis. By which every user can customize their own author.php. How it can be achieved? Thanks.