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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How to extend customize control types to list pages

I have: I'm currently using $wp_customize to add options to the customize theme area. My Goal: My goal is to extend $wp_customize so that I can display a list of available pages as checkboxes. I've ...
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Image rotation fails to regenerate custom sized thumbnail

I'm using custom image dimensions in functions.php like this: add_image_size( 'custom-size-thumbnail', 120, 120, true ); I uploaded some pictures with wrong orientation, so I used "edit" options to ...
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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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How Do I Use A Custom Mobile Theme?

I have a self hosted blog and I want it to be mobile compliant. I know there is a free plugin the serves this purpose. However, I want to use a simple mobile theme I like (say from Theme Forest). How ...
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qTranslate with my own theme and settings

Basically I have my own theme and my own settings page. In that settings page I have a textfield which contains a Welcome Text to show at the top of the website. Now, I want this theme to works with ...
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WordPress custom options storing?

I have a theme with around 500 custom options, their code looks like this: <form method="post" action="options.php"> <?php wp_nonce_field('update-options'); ?> <input type="text" ...
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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 can I make some themes usable only by admins?

I want to restrict certain themes so they can only be usable by the an admin. If I network a theme then everyone has access to it. How can I do this?
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Custom options below pages/posts editor?

I want to add permanently boxes below Visual/HTML editor for each page/post. I've never played with custom fields before, and I'm not sure is it way to go? If yes ten tell me, good people of ...
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Using if/else statements with output from theme options

In another question I was talking about using theme options to modify CSS. This is a separate but related question. When a user sets a link colour in my theme, here's how I'm including their choice: ...
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Theme option editing capability problems

I've setup some theme options using this helpful guide as a template. I want to give my editors the option to update these theme options, so I granted the edit_theme_options capability as mentioned ...
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Redux callback action

I'm very new with Redux. I don't know how to show and hide a textarea using switch (without saving). When my switch turns on, the text input displays and when it turns off, the input hides itself. I ...
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How Can I Create a List of Values to Be Iterated Through via WordPress Customization API?

I currently have a theme with OptionTree installed. It is used to create a list of locations which are then visible in a dropdown in the header of the page. The display code with OptionTree looks like ...
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Redux Framework has an embedded demo. Click here to activate the sample config file

I developed the theme. Redux Framework configuration file located in the theme directory. Himself ReduX Framework I installed from the repository Wordpress using the TGM. But when I install a theme, ...
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How to create a backend for a custom theme?

Let's assume that there are six different pages in a website. Each page is different & only common part is header & footer. So how will you create back end such that most of the website can be ...
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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 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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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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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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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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Getting error to display radio button value in General Settings page

I'm constantly getting the errors bellow when printing the radio button values from General Settings screen: Illegal string offset 'service' in ...
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Shortcode are not working in Option tree textarea

I am using option tree. In textarea, i place shortcode [layerslider id="1"] its not working, i also found same post replied by plugin author allow shortcodes in textarea in option tree applied ...
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How do i place same widgets multiple time by default on theme activation?

I am creating a portfolio theme and want to place some widgets on sidebar by default on theme activation. I did it but the problem is that, I want to place Text widget two times at the same sidebar ...
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Is it possible to save more than one image to an option?

The following code allows you to upload multiple images but only one is saved to the option. Can multiple images be saved to the option as an array or would I have to create separate controls? ...
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Getting Theme element into plugins page editor in wp admin

I'm having a hardtime integrating a theme editing element (in default page/post editor in wp-admin) into page/post editor made by the plugin BU Versions. Basicly I need this theme element to ...
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Error: options page not found

This error is really well known and every where I look its either I am not doing: <form method="post" action="options.php"> or I am not registering my options, which is not the case as seen ...
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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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Only allow site url in text field using wp_kses/wp_filter_nohtml_kses?

I'm working on validation for a theme options page. Is there a built in way to add an argument to wp_kses/wp_filter_nohtml_kses that will allow a specific link to be entered(wrapped in a tags) but ...
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Validating a cloned/repeatable input (jQuery)

I'm trying to create a repeatable field an upload image input with image preview for my Theme Options page and I have the following: function theme_options_validate( $_POST ){ if ...
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Are un-sanitized theme options more vulnerable to malicious scripts than the theme editor?

I'd like to put text areas in a theme options area to allow users to easily add analytics code, scripts, and css. Is it silly to worry about malicious code being inserted via un-sanitized theme ...
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Query Page Content From Theme Options?

I'm trying to create a slider where you choose what pages are shown in the slider, using a theme options panel based on the https://github.com/vauvarin/options-framework-theme That lists the pages in ...
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correct tags for validating input types

I have following types of theme options inputs, which I need to validate. $numbers = "#1234"; $email = "abc@example.com"; $simeple_text = "How's going?"; $code = "<script ...
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Additional custom header image

Has anyone seen a way to add a new header_image to a theme? I need to add two configurable images in a theme. It doesn't really matter if it gets added as a new "Header" admin theme menu or if it's ...
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Common single page template options

I am developing a common theme for 25 websites, the default requirements are done. Each site has got different single post template. I need to group it as a single theme so i don't need to hard-code ...
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WordPress theme options error

I am building a theme and I need to call theme options But I do get errors like white screen and 500 internal server error when I call theme options here In WP query (newbie in PHP) ...
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Efficiency of wp_options vs a new table

I'm building a WordPress theme framework, that will likely have many options as development progresses. I found a related question: When is it appropriate to create a new table in the WordPress ...
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Can't save options

I created theme options page using Settings API, everything works fine but I can't save options. I tried to figure it out where I missed something but I failed. Any idea what can cause this problem? ...
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Would to use AJAX to get an option from the database and use it in a jquery setup or is there an alternative to consider?

I have a slider in my theme. I have a setting in the options which controls whether that slider is set to "slide" or "fade". This slide/fade setting is in the jquery and of course the options setting ...
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How to support letting users add their OWN logo to a custom theme?

I am a rookie theme developer (3 months in) and I am trying to figure out how to implement the following functionality: The theme I am building has a logo which I would like for users to be able to ...
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Settings API - save multiple tabs at once

In the attached screenshot you can see the structure of the theme options we are working with. There are 8 tabs and for each tab, we have created custom fields using code similar to what can be seen ...
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Options Theme - Wordpress [closed]

Searching about options page, I found a lot of themes that uses a options theme page like this one: There is an pre-built option? What framework do you advise? Thanks
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PHP stylesheet cannot use standard WP functions

I am including a particular PHP file as a style sheet using <link href="<? echo THEME_CSS;?>/styles.php" media="screen" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"> Recently I reached the point ...
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Option Tree integration of Custom CSS

I would love to integrate Custom CSS field from my Option Tree plugin to the code, but if I try to integrate them following way into functions.php, it ends up with Fatal error: Call to undefined ...
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after_setup_theme, global variable and Theme Customizer

I am using a global variable that is defining in a function runs in after_setup_theme. This variable is not getting update changes in Theme Customizer. Let me explain this with an example: ...
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Modify Redux Framework Options in Child Theme

I have a wordpress theme that I am modifying the look and feel by making a child theme. The parent theme I am using uses the redux framework. Im a bit new to using filters and hooks, but I want to ...
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[&hellip appearing instead of […]

There is some problem with my wordpress website, instead of [...] I am getting [&hellip everywhere. I have changed the charset to UTF-8 but the problem persists. Any help would be appreciated. ...
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Wordpress Options Page Theory Question

I created an options page and it is functioning perfectly, but I am not sure I understand how it functions. It's cool I got it to work but I was hoping someone could help explain why it works. Here ...
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How do I use a color from theme options?

I am building a theme, and in the options I have created a place for link color. I cant seem to get this into the theme in any reasonable way. The best I can do is to put it after wp_head ... but that ...
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Functions containing parameter 'yourtheme'

I had a colleague create a new theme and while doing so he copied an old theme and made the changes necessary. Now, in many of the files, there are functions that contain the old theme name in the ...
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Is there a function to add additional options to the Twentyeleven option page?

I would like to add additional options like footer text to the Twentyeleven options page via child theme. I know how to create theme option page but if possible I would like to use the one that comes ...