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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Switch Theme Through Options Panel

Is it possible to allow users when logged in to switch the entire theme through a theme options panel? I don't want users to use the standard wordpress way, but instead just an option in their panel. ...
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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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How to go about pre generating css file with variables from theme options

I know there have been lots of discussions on here about rendering a css file with php variables. The "no no" way of bootstrapping the wp-load.php for example. I've been working on a theme framework ...
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Single Page Design, Storing in Theme Options

So I'm developing a theme where essentially all content will be displayed on a single page (index). Well, the content isn't exactly conventional. In other words, it's not just a title and body, maybe ...
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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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Select front page and blog page in custom theme settings page

Im creating a theme which have a custom setting page. I know the best method to choose a static page is by going to Settings -> Reading, but my client wants to have all in the same place. I already ...
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Upload multiple images via theme options

Is there a simple script out there that would allow multiple images to be uploaded via my theme options page (Which is based on this script - ...
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How to set the default value of a option in a theme?

$shortname = "nuod"; array( "name" => "Custom Logo URL", "desc" => "Enter the link to your site's custom logo.", "id" => $shortname."_logo", "type" => "text", "std" => ...
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How to save Uploaded image in custom option panel?

I'm trying to add a custom option panel to a new template following a tutorial found on NetTuts. I saved all the code for the option panel inside a file called optionpanel.php (LoL) and everything is ...
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theme options echoing multiple times

I tried to strip down the Twenty Eleven theme options page and add my own fields correction: I followed a tutorial somewhere, but when I try to echo the data, it comes out multiple times. Here is my ...
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Can I install Analytics before deciding on a theme?

I haven't decided what theme to have on my WordPress site yet. But I do want Google Analytics on the site. Before installing Google Analytics on the site, do I need to decide on the theme? i.e. ...
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Separate backend “Widgets” page for each language

Im currently trying to make my backend work with multiple languages. Im using qTranslate as my translation plugin. So far I have accomplished a custom option page with multi-language support. When ...
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Two Ways Of Creating Wordpress Options Pages

I'm about to create my own options pages for my WordPress theme and I'm a bit confused. I've seen a lot of themes that used arrays to generate options pages, it looked like this: $options = array ( ...
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Weird undefined index: id,std notices. How to fix it?

Ok I'm running my wordpress in debug mode. I'm getting lot of notices. This is my code. <?php //allows the theme to get info from the theme options page global $options; foreach ($options as ...
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Where are a theme's options stored and can I export them to be imported into freshly installed themes?

Imagine that a person has a few premium themes that they use for clients. In those premium themes are many different options that can be set. Is it possible to set the theme's options to the most ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Turning Wordpress Into full-featured website?

I just took 2 coffees worth of caffeine and started a very big project: Turning a wordpress-engined blog with a custom theme into a full-featured website. Can this be done? Is this legal? Has this ...
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Add a new checkbox in theme options

I'm trying to add a new option to a theme options panel to hide/show the comments links in the theme template files. I've got the option to show up in the panel, but there's something wrong in that ...
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Need some PHP schoolin'! passing var to url and the old options table

So, I've been building a theme options page, one of the purposes of which is to get some style values to pass to my php stylesheet in the url. Here's what I have: /* Get all theme settings */ ...
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Splitting an eCommerce store from the WordPress Theme

Company I work for has purchased an eCommerce solution for WordPress. The solution works as a complete WordPress Theme. My assignment is to split the store view from the original website design. To ...
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Unable to save Theme Options when TinyMCE is enabled for the text area

On the site I'm currently developing I have created a theme options page (under Appearance). All there is on this page is a text area so the client can add some summary text to appear above their ...
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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 ...
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WordPress: update_option, don't update empty options?

How would I go about not letting empty data into wordpress? <?php foreach($_POST['eirepanel_inline_ads_options_name'] as $post_eirepanel_inline_ads_options_name): ...
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Theme Options page with tabs

I have a theme that I'm developing from an HTML template I have. I'm also designing an options page along with a plethora of plugins built-into the theme itself. I've chosen a tabbed interface and I'm ...
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Theme Options Panels, What are some good examples from Frameworks or Premium Themes?

I really like https://github.com/devinsays/options-framework-plugin Does anyone know any other good implementations of an options panel from a Framework or from another premium Theme? I think its a ...
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Why my theme option not working?

I am looking for the bugs about an hour but i can't find anything. Can you look and say why my theme option is not working? Problem: The theme option not saving. Even the default option is also ...
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Need help understanding/coding with Settings API

So I did something like below, but I get just (I am expecting a Facebook textbox?) I hope its not too messy. I am new to Settings API ... add_action('admin_init', function() { ...
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Select Custom Taxonomy from Theme Options

I have been trying to get a drop down of my custom taxonomy terms to show up in my theme options page but with no luck. I looked a several posts here and followed the tips but the code just does not ...
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How to change a specific character in a theme option value - replace a space with a plus sign

I'm writing a theme where I'd like to give users the ability, via a theme option, to specify a typeface for their site with Google Web Fonts. If a user wants to embed a font like, say, News Cycle, ...
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Can't manage to display an uploaded picture (uploaded from a custom button) in the front end

I followed this tutorial in order too add a custom upload button in the Wordpress admin. It displays the picture you just uploaded right after saving: The problem is that I can't manage to display ...
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How to add an upload image button (just like the one in the Custom Header) in the Theme Options I just created?

I used the following code in order to add a Theme Options panel in my Wordpress admin: <?php $themename = "Nettuts"; $shortname = "nt"; $categories = ...
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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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Put standard wordpress options into a theme options panel?

I'm developing a theme for a client, and I want to allow her to change the site title, description, and her password as needed. However, I don't want to give access to all of the other options (e.g. ...
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Using theme options to change a border-radius value

I'm developing a theme where I'm using theme options to allow users to set various things -- text size, background colour, link colour, etc. The basic code I'm using for the options is in header.php ...
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WordPress Nonce and check admin referer help needed

Just before I start please note that I am new at any type of WordPress/PHP security. Few days ago friend of mine asked me to create Theme Options for his Theme, all set and working fine, however he ...
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Preset Widgets ONLY after site is initially created

I want to preset some widgets using functions included in my theme ONLY after a site is initially created (my theme is the default for all new sites in my instance of WordPress). I DO NOT want my ...
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How to change Wordpress theme to one column?

Currently I'm using The Morning After Theme (http://theme.wordpress.com/themes/themorningafter/) It lists one-column as a feature, so how do I change it to one-column? The default is three columns.
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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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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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How can I change the theme of different posts using a plugin?

I'd like some posts to look different from others. Wordpress let's me easily switch themes for pages, but not posts. Is there a plugin that will let me do that for posts?
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Save Theme Options (options.php) From The Frontend

I try to save an option from the frontend but i can't find yet how to do it. So, the idea is to give the blog owner a simple form with a dropdown that can select a different stylesheet.css. I have ...
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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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How to Disable Color Options?

This question is related to my earlier question, but I think it's specific enough to qualify as a standalone question. I am modifying an existing theme (the Twenty Ten theme that ships with ...
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How to add drag and drop functionalities to a div inside option panel

Hi to all it's a few days that I'm trying to add some new functions to my theme option-panel, you can see my questions here: How to add an export function to a custom Option Theme Page Add a preview ...
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Where is default wp_head() implemented?

I'm trying to customize a theme, and I see that the header.php calls "wp_head()". I can't seem to find an implementation of this in the theme, so I presume there is a default implementation that ...
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How to add an export function to a custom Option Theme Page

I'm creating a new Wordpress template and I have a question: I've added a custom Option Page to my new template (you can see what I'm doing Here and Here) but now I would like to add a new function. ...
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Add a preview to a Wordpress Control Panel

I'm trying to create a new wordpress template and inside it I added a Control Panel, inside this control panel there is an option that allows user to choose where he want's to place a on a map, I try ...
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Modify CSS via Theme Control Panel

Hi to all I'm trying to create an advanced control panel for my first Wordpress template but I'm not able to add a function that I will need. The function that I'm trying to add is the possibility to ...