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 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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Custom editable content for front page from Theme Customizer

I developed a very basic theme with underscores. I am looking for custom editable content, or a changeable page, from the Theme Customizer for front-page.php. For example, when a user goes to ...
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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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Customizer Active Callback not working

From some reason my active_callback => 'is_front_page' is not registering and therefore not showing up inside the customizer on the front-page - I have definitely set my front page to static and ...
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Can I create customizer setting that can handle plugin shortcode?

Can I create a customizer setting which will handle a shortcode from a plugin? Do I violate and rules or guidelines in WordPress theme development? If it's possible what is the best way to sanitize ...
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Customizer preview doesn't update get_option() value properly

I have a setting in index.php if(get_option('cb2_blog_home')){ cb_get_blog_links(); } This code allows the home page blog index to be turned on and off. The cb_get_blog_links() function draws ...
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Color Picker (iris) in widget - refresh when edited in Customizer

I have added the WordPress Core color picker (iris) to a widget I developed, but when you edit the color, there is no change triggered. As a result, the iframe (live preview) for the Customizer does ...
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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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Theme Customization API and child themes

I've recently developed a parent theme that makes heavy use of the Theme Customization API. Is there an easy way to port these settings when a user activates one of my child themes? Currently, the ...
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Send data from Customizer Settings to Customizer Preview with settingless control

There are a few ways to speak back and forth with the customizer API. I don't think my scenario is that much f an offshoot so I will give it to you. I have a button in the Customizer to trigger a ...
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Utilize customizer nav controls to attach posts to pages

While working on a custom control for the customizer to attach posts to pages I found out that there is already a built-in feature with very similar functions: the nav_menu and nav_menu_item controls. ...
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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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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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Dynamically change feature image in customiser

For this client's Website I am making on their homepage there is a section called featured products with images showing off the product. Currently I have to update these images manually through my ...
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Change setting name in Customizer and keep the data

I created a theme while back when I was new to Customizer API and for some weird reasons I named theme settings as: $wp_customize->add_setting('thefunk_theme_options[header_color] Instead of just ...
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How to refresh Theme Customizer after change color inside wpColorPicker?

I develop my custom widget with setting where I can set up custom color for the widget. I use this code to initialize wpColorPicker instead of default text input in form() method of Widget class: ...
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Theme Customizer - Choose where widget area appears, to let users organise widgets

I am creating a Theme, and I have a problem with Widgets and Widget Areas. I am using the Theme Customizer to let the user edit the content, colors, etc. I know how to create a widget area. I need to ...
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Theme customizer - possible to disable Live Preview?

This is an unusual situation where I have a MU installation where one of the network sites is as actually a widget, and therefore the page contains only javascript in a document write statement. The ...
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Save & Publish disabled for two dimensional array Customizer

I am developing custom control in customizer. Control Its 4-5 textboxes that I can sort internally. Its a foreach loop. textbox1 textbox2 textbox3 .. The data stored is in array. ...
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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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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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Need to run a plugin on Customize.php

I'm running a multisite installation and have a plugin installed that lets users that are given a user meta option to be their specific role on any site that they aren't associated with. So if they ...
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Theme Customiser not live previewing changes on pseudo elements

I've been working with the Theme Customiser API lately and found that pseudo elements are not live updating using the previewer. In my project I have an image containing a transparent overlay using ...
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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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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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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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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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Adding Controls to Theme Customizer If Certain Page Template is Active

How to Conditionally add controls on Theme Customizer panel. Conditional like is_page() or is_page_template() obviously does/will not work because the page is being shown is customize.php. Code ...
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How to instantiate customize_save_after callback function?

I have to do some custom operations after settings are saved in the customizer. It looks like the callback function isn't invoked. What am I doing wrong? Something to do with the Ajax status of the ...
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How to modify default controls in Wordpress theme customizer

I'm trying modify the default control in the wordpress theme customizer specifically the action for the close button. By default clicking it will make you go back to the themes page, but I want it to ...
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Binding Serialized Setting to JS for Realtime Response

I'm stuck in a situation. I'm developing a theme where I'm using the wordpress theme-customizer to build the settings page. I'm using the serialized method, something like this: ...
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Is it possible to visually group items on the theme customizer?

My theme customizer is getting bigger and I think from an UX perspective would be nice to visually group some similar items. Is there way to do that? Something like put a divider or playing with CSS ...
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remove add new post, if there is already one post

I have a custom post type, but I want to allow only one post. if the user posts then the add new post should should be disabled or removed. so only post is allowed of that custom post type. If the one ...
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How to re-arrange the MENU of “Allure Real Estate Theme for Placester” wordpress theme?

I am using "Allure Real Estate Theme for Placester" wordpress theme, I tried the below three methods but no positive result in realtypointusa.com I tried in Dashborad-> Appearance-> Menus and ...
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Unset color set in Theme Customizer

I'm building a theme using the Theme Customizer and have a few options with color pickers. It seems as though once you set a color using the color picker, there's no way to clear/remove/ unset it, is ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Refresh the Customizers preview after editing fields

I'm using ACF fields on a few custom widgets. While using the Customizer to edit fields, they will save on change but the preview will not refresh. Calling wp.customize.previewer.refresh() will ...
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Theme Customization API limits

I am building a theme with a lot of theme options and I'm using the native customizer to include those customizations options. So I have registered dozens of new panels, sections, settings, controls ...
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Theme Customization - “Save&Publish” not working

I have written two classes for customizing a footer text and a facebook url on my page, everything look ok and working when changing values in Customizer. When I try to hit "Save & Publish" ...
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Using AJAX tab causing error in customizer preview

My homepage is using jQuery-ui's AJAX tab feature, but apparently this feature made a mess at the customizer's preview page. The following pic is basically what's showing at my customizer page right ...
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Customizer Api: Load settings and controls from dynamically generated array

I have a front_page setting like so: $wp_customize->add_section( 'front_page', array( 'title' => __( 'Front Page' ), 'priority' => 120, ) ); I am trying to allow the user to do ...