Theme Options allow a Theme author to give users the chance to change certain Theme features such as color and layout. The Theme Options Screen is only available if the active theme supports a Theme Options ability. In addition, this screen will likely be different for each Theme that enables and ...

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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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Calling an custom field from theme option at the frontend

I am having trouble calling a field and displaying its content at the frontend from a custom theme option page. This is the code I am using to display my custom theme option at the backend ...
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Using get_option on radio buttons

I'm really stuck with this one! I have an options page where I presently take some data from input fields. E.g: <input type="email" name="mail" value="<?php echo get_option('email'); ...
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Do we need to escape data that we receive from theme options?

I'm creating a Wordpress theme that I'm hoping to sell on Themeforest. Now I know much about escaping user inputted data using functions like esc_html, esc_url and so on and I use them in the comments ...
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Make Theme Options Menu item more easily / directly accessible

Is there a way to make the Theme Options Menu more visible? It contains my client's many specific options, he will need to access it every once in a while. By default, it's pretty well hidden ...
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Theme Options page not saving data correctly

I am struggling to save the correct data in my themes options page. Here is my code in my functions.php file: <?php if ( get_option( 'everes_options' ) ) { $everes_options = get_option( ...
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Selectbox in admin panel function linking to CSS

I want to link the selectbox to my CSS. Like if I click an item on the list, the background of my header will change - the header's color is in the CSS. The selectbox isn't in the html but it's in ...
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Add all typography options with options tree

I'm new to WordPress theme development, and I had to create a theme with options tree. I have successfully add some options with options tree plugin in my Wordpress theme. But I am really stand when ...
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Can you get the themes options page to turn on/off which custom post types are registered?

I have a theme that is being used for a multisite installation that will be used by 6 sub-brands of an organization. Each sub-brand will only require some of the custom post types set up by the theme ...
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The best place of the code for creating a robots.txt file

I'm using the Option-Tree framework for the options of my theme. Now I want to add the option to create and edit the robots.txt file. First, I have the function to get the content of the file or ...
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Is there a better way to define options for custom fields in an admin panel?

I've currently got this: $num = 1; while($num < 6) { register_setting( 'front_page_options', 'slide_title_'.$num ); register_setting( 'front_page_options', 'slide_description_'.$num ); ...
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Create a Theme Option with Google Analytics

I'd like to create a theme options page just to put a text area so my clients can add the Google Analytics code in the WordPress panel. I have looking for this, but I can't find anything specific ...
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Using update_option() and get_option() is echoing escaped strings

I'm using the Option API for my theme settings page. I use the $_POST data to update the options when the changes are saved. My issue is that the strings I send get escaped and when I use this code: ...
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How to escape custom css?

I'm creating a WordPress theme in which I've allowed users to add some custom css from the Theme Options. This css code then directly gets echoed out in the head section of the page, with the ...
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Adding a description to theme customizer controls

How could I add a description to $wp_customize->add_control? I've found I really need to include a short description on some of the controls but it doesn't look like it's possible. I noticed you ...
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Integrating Option Tree in my plugin

I am striving my best to integrate Option Tree plugin in my plugin, but couldn't integrate. Basically, when we want to integrate Option Tree in your Theme, you use below code in your functions.php ...
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How do I add settings to the Background Options Page?

I am developing a theme and I wanted to add some extra content to the built in background options page. I know how to use the settings API to create new theme options and settings but I can't seem to ...
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PHP if have image display image, if else text

I'm a front-end web developer struggling with some theme option support. I am struggling to write a simple function in my header.php which allows me to do the following: "if user uploads an image, ...
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How to make javascript work on theme options page

Gentlemen! I'm composing a theme options page for my WP theme. And I bumped into the problem of finding the proper way to introduce inline jQuery interactions to the page. Ideally for me in the ...
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How do I add new post formats to twenty fourteen theme?

I haven't used WP since 3.5 so forgive my rustiness. I am trying to customize a child theme of twenty fourteen for WP 3.9.1 to make it more like a corporate site rather than a magazine site. My ...
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Which settings/options are saved on a theme-basis and how does this affect theme-switching?

I realized that when switching the theme (in my case to a child theme) some things don't stay the same: Widgets Menus At least this is what I found out so far: Widgets Don't lose widgets when ...
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Adding a theme option to the admin that lets me turn on/off a javascript file

I want to add a theme option to the Wordpress admin so that I don't need to commit code every time I need to "activate" (or deactivate by commenting out) an Optimizely javascript snippet I only want ...
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Preserve theme settings when migrating from local to live

Whenever i try to move the website from local to live or viceversa Theme Option settings resets. Exporting the settings and importing it couldnot restore the images which is an upload field(P.S.it ...
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404 Error is showing when open page posts

I just downloaded the video theme from templatic, when i am displaying videos from the thumbnail, it shows 404 error Link to the page It is not showing the video, how to avoid this problem and show ...
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Php file that doesn't recognize wordpress functions

I have a custom contact form that I am trying to process in other file: The form: <form method="post" action="<?php echo get_template_directory_uri() . '/templates/contact.php' ?>" ...
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Create an Options page with two image upload fields

I’d like to build a simple and clean Options page with two upload fields and a preview of the uploaded images. I tried a lot of frameworks like NHP and UpThemes but they are way to heavy for my ...
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How to use media upload on theme option page?

I want implement upload logo to my theme option page. Currently I follow this code What I have done for now load a related jquery for the media upload function load_only() { add_thickbox(); ...
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Deactivate a plugin on wp version

I've creating a theme options page at the moment and was playing around with this function deactivate_plugins() I'm running wordpress 3.8.3 so running this code in my plugin should uninstall it. ...
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Sample Theme Options page for Multisite - what to consider

I used Theme Options page from the Tutorial of Ian Stewart in some of my WP site, and it works just fine. What I did externally was this (closest English Tuts). All those sites were single sites. But ...
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How to access options of Redux framework in front end

I'm creating a wordpress theme in which I'm using the Redux Framework for creating the theme's options page. Now I believe everything is well set up but I'm having trouble in getting the values ...
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How to understand a specific bit of Wordpress syntax

I am changing a theme in Wordpress, and in an earlier theme, there was something like this that added a an email signup widget to the page: [green_tick_1_list width="100%"] But in the new theme ...
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Media upload not working on theme option in WordPress 3.8.1

I have this jQuery code in my plugin to display a media box preferably to upload an image or to pick an image from the media gallery: (function($){ jQuery(document).ready(function() { ...
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Adding a checkbox to the theme customizer

When trying to add a checkbox to the theme customizer it seems to be 'always' selected. If you try to deselect it you cannot, almost as if there is some JS code forcing it to stay selected. I am ...
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Serialization problem after auto-update

I am having a problem with WP serialization. To cut a long story short: the problem appeared two months after the site launch. All the strings of text that were stored as a theme_option or as a meta ...
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Customize Option Framework

I was trying to create a Option Theme Page for my theme and I wasn't able. Today I found the Option Theme Framework but after some time I really can't understand how to use it. In particular, I'm ...
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Settings API settings section not appearing

Settings API always been a little confusing for me. I am trying to add a simple theme options page for a child theme I am developing. I guess I am doing something wrong that preventing the section ...
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Wordpress Setting page can not be saved by html radio

I have this php Code to make a option page that activate a function if the user set "active" and turn off the function, if the user set "Not active". <?php add_action('admin_menu', 'custom'); ...
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wp_editor() fields on Theme Options Page not saving

(This is sort of a follow-up to this question.) I'm able to display the two WYSIWYG editors on my theme options page, but the values I enter into the editors aren't saved. I've read a ton of stuff ...
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Warning: Illegal string offset on theme options page [closed]

Im creating custom theme options and Im getting this PHP error: Warning: Illegal string offset in ... on line 75 // adding the page to menu add_menu_page('Theme Options', 'Theme Options', ...
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Creating custom theme options page

I am creating a theme for a client and it has a custom front page that has a slider and displays the services they offer. I am looking to add an options page where the client can easily update the ...
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I don't have permission to save the theme options I created myself?

I created an option panel following a tutorial. But each time I try to save the settings I get the following: You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page. Any suggestions to fix ...
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Options not saving

My options were saving properly then I edited the files and it's not saving anymore. I undo the changes on the files and I'm sure that those were the only files that I edited. One section saved ...
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File input returns null in theme options array

Trying to work out a rather complex array situation with a theme options page. While working with file upload I can't seem to get it to work. Any idea what I might be missing? Simplified example ...
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theme options not saving

I've created a really simple theme settings page to just enable my user to add some social media links. However when I input some data and save the fields the text vanish's and doesn't seem to save. ...
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How to deal with multiple select options using register_setting() theme options

I'm using Ian Stewart's Sample Theme Options for a lightweight Theme Options panel. INSERTION FAILED I need to insert Multiple categories into db, where I used the following code: <select ...
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Cloning/replicating/copying dashboard admin settings

I have a local multi-site installation for my different client projects. For a given project, I need to have the same theme installed locally as the online site's theme. But I also need the same ...
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Can I have two different theme for two different language?

I have to develop a multilanguage website using WordPress (Italian and English) and I want to know if I can have a theme for the Italian version and a differen theme for the English version. Can I do ...
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How to enqueue javascript for WP Customize options sidebar?

I'm trying to add Chosen.jquery to the WP Customize options panel, so I can have an autocomplete box there. Is there any way I can do that? I tried with admin_init, admin_footer and ...
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Using the theme options to change background

how do I add some options to a theme? I would like to add support, in my thmes, for dinamically changing the page background. I don't even know how to start. I think I can break down this issue in ...
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How to add Color Picker in Theme Options for the following?

I have a landscaping09 theme. This is what I want: A theme options page with the following options: ->Theme color background change (with colorpicker) or url of the image ->General Navbar color ...