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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SAving PHP in custom wordpress option field

I have created a custom admin page, which has a bunch of option fields available. One of them I use to enter some HTML code, and I was wondering if it was possible to also add php into that field, for ...
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max_input_vars: how many am I using?

I'm processing a large amount of Options in a Wordpress theme. I want to ensure I keep below the default 1000 before hitting a max_input_vars error. Is there a way to test how many 'input_vars' I'm ...
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How to upload theme: Option Tree WordPress Theme Check Error

I am having a little problem uploading my theme to wordpress as the initial theme check fails with the below error.. I have integrated Option Tree into my team. But WordPress doesn't accept until the ...
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Wordpress Theme Settings Page

I'm having a hard time getting my 'Hello World' to display on the theme page I created. It all at least appears to be correct (but obviously isn't) - what am I missing here? // Add Theme Options to ...
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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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How do I handle styling between SASS and theme options?

I've been looking into leveraging SASS to handle styling my themes and the thought of storing various styles in variable to be used across the site is really helpful! Eg. I am able to store the ...
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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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Displaying multiple custom meta fields on the fronted

I am trying to simplify how I display multiple metabox entries on my front page through a custom theme panel. As of right now I have a custom panel called explore which is programmed in my custom ...
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Settings API Tabs overriding each other and not saving

I am using the Settings API to create custom options as well as tabbed navigation to organize those options on the screen. All the tabs use the same option group, but each tab is saved under its own ...
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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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Theme settings are not shown on the settings page Help

My problem is that my changes are not displayed on the Theme settings page. Can anyone help me? The site is Materialize-wordpress.com Here is the code: <?php add_action( 'admin_init', ...
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Display Custom Post Types depending on checked radiobutton

I have created this option page for custom post types: add_action('admin_menu', 'add_global_custom_options'); add_theme_support( 'post-formats', array( 'Random', 'Order', 'Category' ) ); function ...
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How Can I Register Menus and Widgets Conditionally Based on Theme Options/Settings?

I have theme options/settings page and options/settings fields set as outlined here: ...
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Category select options for plugin settings

I am using Aqua page builder and I want to incorporate dropdown catagory select field for that. <?php $my_options = array ('one' => 'My Pony','two' => 'His Pony'); echo ...
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Build Form on Dashboard

I want to create custom form on my 'Theme Options' Basically, I already build this : /* == THEME OPTIONS == */ // This tells WordPress to call the function named "setup_theme_admin_menus" // when ...
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Option data is not overwritten in option table

I am new to WordPress theme customizations and I am stuck at one point: I have to create a header drag and drop option, with 3 types: Logo Logo + Search Logo + Icon The code ...
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Theme Options Page - User Updates Logo

I'm a newbie to WordPress Development so bear with me. Site: https://wordpress-portfolio-zacnespral21.c9.io/ On the site above I would like to add an option in the themes options page for the user ...
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Set widget class & page assignment in theme options

Is there a way to list all widgets by the sidebar in the backend eg in a theme option panl to set a class and the assignment to pages? Like this... I use for theme options redux framework. i hope ...
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Coding color opacity options in theme options admin panel

I wanted to give the user the ability to change the opacity of a navigation menu background color from the theme options admin panel. I have already been able to achieve giving the user a color ...
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How to create dependent field in Customizer?

I am trying to have dependent field in Customizer. One field is checkbox Enable Custom Excerpt Length. Another is text field Custom Excerpt Length. I want to implement contextual field using ...
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How to make a hyperlink conditional according to whether you are logged in or not

one of the sections on my home page has a hyperlinked header. I have a multi-user site so I would like that header to take the user to a specific shop category (product-category/aktiviteter/) if they ...
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Multiple instances of Redux WP Framework [closed]

Is it possible to have multiple instances of Redux WP framework? Not subpages, i need multiple separate instances since 10+ subpages with tons of options is really really slow.
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Generating dynamic css into custom file [closed]

This is about running code on wordpress . The given code runs properly outside wordpress but when I put it on theme functions file it does not do anything. ob_start(); require('dynamic-css.php'); ...
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How add built-in textarea in theme development?

How can I add built-in textarea instead simple textarea in Wordpress v4 like when I hit Post -> Add new in theme development? I need to add it to theme options page ...
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Getting the ID of header image, even when set to random

I was looking for a solution to reliably get the ID of the header image, either the user had choose a single or a random image. The only way i've found to do this relies on accessing a Wordpress's ...
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How to get DB options format without saving? [closed]

Using Unyson framework. I am getting theme options form data saved to a file. Was able to do that via ajax and JSON.stringify(form values in json format) problem I have is that the form data ...
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Dropdown pages in Settings API

I am working with theme option. There is dropdown option like this. 'memory' => array( 'type' => 'select', 'label' => __('Memory', 'fw'), ...
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Is there a way to activate different theme for specified users? [closed]

I'm looking to allow beta testing of a theme on WordPress site in production. I was thinking of a plugin to check if WordPress user has been selected for beta phase, and if this evaluates to true ...
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Theme options are they necessary

So I have decided to use wordpress for a site. But just as I begun I realized that I might need options. Things as simple as logo, favicon and possibly some parallax settings. Is it necessary to have ...
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Updating a dashboard option from a page template

I know how to create a dashboard option, set a value to it in the dashboard, and retrieve this value from a page template. But is it possible to update this value not from the dashboard but from a ...
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Setting field not saving on front-end

I'm creating a theme option page and i try to display the values of two input in my front end : function register_my_header() { register_setting( 'header_options', 'header_options'); } ...
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Theme Options page not showing up in admin menu

I'm currently developing a WordPress theme and would like it to have a preferences pane in order to specify the user's Google Analytics tracking code for example. Following the instructions I got on ...
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What's the proper way to include inlined javascript-source?

I'm making a theme where I'm including a javascript-lib which wants to be loaded/instrumented with a potion of generated code at document.ready()-time. Generated because some theme-options are ...
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How to give site owner the ability to change to footer text via theme options (1 post)

I'm working on Settings API recently. Now I can add my theme options item in admin menu.I can register my settings and create my section and fields. And I think I can get the options using ...
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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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Let user to add input fields on theme option page

I'm creating a Theme Option page for my own wordpress theme and I've been trying to create something like this on my option page It means my user(admin) can add any number of input fields (in this ...
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making available just some parts of theme option

I'm just starting to understand and learn about how Wordpress works. Now i'm trying to build a simple website (6 pages, gallery, slideshow) by using a downloaded from wordpress.org. The theme that I'm ...
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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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Changing the layout of a custom options page

I've followed the guide here to create a custom options page for my theme using add_options_page. By default, these are arranged as a list: Ideally, I'd want these options arranged in a grid with ...
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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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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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Bring page from sub menu to admin menu in option tree

When option tree is installed the page "theme options" show under appearance. I want to bring it to top level menu item. i did a deep search and so far I found is: ot_theme_options_parent_slug ...
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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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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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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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How to extend parent theme sections and settings to Options Tree

I am developing a child theme based on a theme that use Option Tree for it's options. Is it possible to add a new section with my child theme settings to the already defined sections by parent theme ...
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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: ...