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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get_option in header.php not returning value from customizer

I've set up a new section in the customizer called Social Links, under which I've set up an option and text field control called Facebook. Here's the code in my functions.php: // SOCIAL LINKS ...
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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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How to delete old custom-css-stuff in the customizer-live-preview?

I have a problem in the customizer. I want to see the live-preview from the CSS pseudo-elements and custom_css, too. So I append the <style> in the <head> like this, in the customizer.js: ...
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How to customize a shortcode using the customizer

General context: I have a plugin which implements a widget and I would like to make the widget into a shortcode. The widget has many options some of them mutually exclusive, and it is never good UX ...
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Function has_custom_logo when used in Customizer

I'm attempting to integrate the custom-logo functionality introduced in 4.5 and I'm running into some issues with the Customizer interface. I'm checking has_custom_logo and, if it's false, I'm ...
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Is the theme customizer slowing down my site?

I have built an awesome theme, which is very flexible, because it has 500 settings in the theme customizer. I generate the live css like it says in the codex: function mytheme_customize_css() { ...
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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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Why is action customize_register being done twice?

add_action( 'after_setup_theme', 'wdwt_customizer_register' ); function wdwt_customizer_register(){ add_action( 'customize_register', 'wdwt_customizer_add_panels' ); } function ...
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When cropping a header image, retain meta data (i.e. name, description, etc.) from original image?

I'm currently using WordPress's built in Custom Headers to get images for a slideshow on the homepage of my website. For the most part, this has worked as intended; it allows me to upload a set of ...
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Different customizer previewUrls per section

For example if there is a Customizer section that focuses on Woocommerce options, I'd like the user to be on the shop page for that, to see all these changes, live. I can do ...
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Detecting Wordpress Customizer Panel

Recently started developing a Wordpress theme relying heavily on the customizer API. One thing I'm stuck with is detecting when a specific panel has been clicked or opened. Regular old "on click" ...
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Customizer sanitize_callback for input type number

How to sanitize input control with "type" => "number". It would better if somebody actually explain in detail sanitize_callback on customizer.
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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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Need help setting default setting value for radio button in theme customizer

I need help figuring out how the radio button saves it's value in the theme settings. In my theme I added Radio buttons in the theme customizer. So far they are working great. Although I have one ...
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How to adjust the Device Preview sizes used in the WP 4.5 Customizer?

WP 4.5 introduced the Device Preview in the Customizer and it's pretty easy to use. Click one of three icons and see your site at various (predetermined) sizes. The desktop version will always fill ...
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Output values from Customizer isn't working

I'm trying to merely output the value from one of the fields in the Customizer. This is the code for creating the setting and its control (it's in functions.php for the current theme): <?php ...
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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 filter customize_loaded_components from a theme?

I have written a WordPress theme which uses the customizer a lot. I would like to de-register the widgets panel (I have my reasons). Currently, I'm doing this: /** * Our class for altering the WP ...
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Detect hover over control label in customizer

In the WordPress Customizer > Site Identity: there's a text field for 'Site Title' wrapped in a list item id li#customize-control-blogname I want to detect whenever a user hovers over this element. I ...
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Load get_page_templates into select menu

I am using WordPress' Theme Customizer where I would like to add an option for the user to select the page template used. Here is the code to get the page templates. This is the section that needs ...
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WP 4.5 hide core customizer sections

Since WP 4.5 the way you hide core components from the customizer was changed. Changed from $wp_customize->remove_panel() to customize_loaded_components. ...
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Using WordPress' Theme Customizer to select page templates that update layout in the preview

I wasn't sure where to post this question.. I recently discovered WordPress' "Theme Customizer" and am using it to make the pages easier to update for clients. Rather than the standard way of editing ...
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Update get_page_templates function to pass template filename into select option value [duplicate]

I am using the following function to pull page templates into a select menu in WordPress' Theme Customizer: function get_page_templates_select() { $teh_cats = get_page_templates(); foreach ( ...
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How to transfer one domain to another domain without losing theme options (customizer)?

I have developed the one wordpress site with custom theme, Here I used the custom customizer options. Then site completed on my local machine I mean localhost (http://127.0.0.1/wordpress). Now the ...
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Customizer Values Not Saving in Custom Theme

I'm adding a simple text field to the customizer in a custom theme using WP version 4.5.1. I frequently add these sorts of customizer additions to my themes, but this time no value is saving to the ...
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How to enable shortcodes in text retrieved from get_theme_mod

Is there a way to enable shortcodes in text saved in the customizer and retrieved using get_theme_mod? I'm guessing there's a filter in a similar manner to enabling shortcodes in widgets.
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wordpress demo theme customization

https://selademo.wordpress.com/ I want the above layout for my website and i have the demo version of this theme which has some limited layout. How easily i can extend this demo theme to be like the ...
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Dynamically generated wordpress customizer options?

I looked for a while, but I couldn't really find anything about this. So I'm trying to generate a customizer panel with a single option and setting attached, initially. This options is something like ...
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Missing hashtag with theme customizer header color

I'm trying to add a color to my theme for the <h2> tag on my website. But now I've got the following problem: The hashtag is missing before the color. So I get 000000 instead of #000000. It ...
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How do I remove a pre-existing customizer setting?

My theme doesn't use the tag line, how can I remove it from the customizer?
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Partial refresh of menu in customizer not working?

WordPress 4.5 supposedly enables live refresh of the menu in the customizer, though I cannot get it to work. If I reorder the menu (in customizer) I see no changes until I perform a manual refresh. ...
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Widget not notifying customizer of changed value when updated via Javascript

I'm developing a wordpress theme that relies heavily on widgets for flexibility. I'd like to use the wp media javascript library to add images to some of these widgets instead of just having a text ...
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WordPress Customizer Help with FontAwesome Icon

Here's the scenario - I want to select fontawesome icons from the dropdown list but it's not working. For some reason the class inside span is not adding up (I have tried jQuery().append(), CSS) but ...
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WP Customizer: Save a control state

I am trying to implement an equivalent control to the default custom background that wordpress provides. If an image is inserted, it activates a couple of other control (eg. repeat, position etc.). ...
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Change “Display Site Title and Tagline” checkbox text in theme customizer

Am making a custom theme, and in the Theme Customizer, will it be possible to change that checkbox under Site Title to something like "Display Site Title instead of Logo"? (i have removed that ...
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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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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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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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wp_customize - detect post type to show/hide customizer options

How can I tell the customizer to only load certain customizer options based on the post type that is being previewed? i.e. using: is_woocommerce is_shop is_cart etc. When adding customizer option ...
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Is accessing theme and using customizer GPL distribution?

I am theme developer and I want to make a "demo" website, where people to which I give password will have access to nearly all theme functions (except theme editor) -> they won't have full admin ...
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can we add more then one control under a setting in WP theme customizer?

In wordpress theme customizer, we need to define a setting to add a control. My question is can we add more then one control under a setting? If yes, how to access the values of those controls. In ...
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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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Customizer API - trigger refresh manually

Is there a way to trigger refresh of live preview manually from js file? I have tried wp.customize.instance('some_setting_id').previewer.refresh() ...
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Why does get_theme_mod return blank (or default value) but get_option returns saved value?

Why does get_theme_mod return blank (or the default value if specified) but get_option returns the correct (saved) value? I have a colour picker in the customizer color-primary which functions ...
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Loading template parts conditionally in Customizer

Here are my issues: I have layout options in customizer for full width or two columns. For fullwidth sidebar will not be loaded. The problem is if the setting is currently on full width when ...
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Customizer_register theme options not saving

I'm trying to add a phone field to a theme's customizer, so far, I was able to add the field in the customize page, but for some reasons, it won't save, whenever I save and went back to check it, the ...
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Modify the forms control in the theme customizer using jquery or js

i'm trying to modify the input boxes which i created using $wp_customize from the theme customizer, for example if a select box from the theme customzer changes of value, the other select boxes hide. ...
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Get img alt tag from a Image that has been uploaded through the Customizer

So inside this theme I'm making for a client there is a section inside the customizer that allows them to change a header on each individual page, my question is how do I fetch the alt tag of that ...
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Customizer not working when developing on localhost using gulp

I'm hoping someone has encountered this before and has a simple solution. When using gulp to develop locally, the customizer doesn't load. JavaScript console gives the error: customize.php:1 ...