Tools for site administration located in the `wp-admin` directory of a WordPress site.

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Custom URL for Admin Plugin

I'm creating an admin plugin that need I will need to have a custom url for security e.g.: from: ..com/wp-admin/admin.php?page=SetSec to: ..com/wp-admin/setsec/ ^ The above example all ...
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Edit a WordPress site without the username and password?

I am trying to edit a website for a client who had the website built for them a few years ago. They've given me access their website server, and I can see the website is using WordPress from the ...
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Wordpress wp-admin suddenly lost its style

NB: I originally posted this on SO, but I was recommended to try here - sorry for the duplicate! I'm really baffled about this. In the last couple of days (since I was using the site last), my ...
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How to load an assets based on custom field value?

How can I load an asset based on custom field value? - This would be outside of the loop, all I can find for this is in the loop related functions, which I'm not familiar with, or what I find are ...
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wp-admin white page - failed to include “load.php”

I have set up a copy of my website as a staging site in a subdomain. The frontend works just fine. When I try to access /wp-admin I get a white page though and I don't get why. The Logfile throws ...
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Add content in custom post type page after the title and before columns

I found here on WPSE that you can add content before post title in the post page, and in custom post type pages add_action( 'load-edit.php', function(){ $screen = get_current_screen(); ...
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Custom Theme Admin contact-form config page won't display

I'm stuck. I'm trying to add a contact form section in my theme admin. I have added: the functions <?php /* @package volcanotheme ======================== ADMIN PAGE ...
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Create a variable with string, array or multiple values

I'm running some functions that will allow a user to register their own custom templates to my custom theme from an external directory. They can see these page templates in the wp-admin and they ...
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Wordpress Child problem in admin

I created a child theme of Twenty Sixteen. It shows ok on the visitors' side, i.e. http://favrodsculpture.com. But in the admin, I can't upload images, can't log out etc... If I write a post, it does ...
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Redesigning the add new post form

This is a learning exercise. I'm trying to redesign the form that is rendered when a user tries to add a new post via the administration panel. So far i've tried messing around in ...
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track logged in user link/clicks

I'm stumped here. I'm trying to track specific links on my site and report back time stamp of when a user clicked that link. These are for specific downloads and only registered users can access the ...
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When attempting to update a self-hosted WordPress site, I'm seeing “ASN1 unknown message digest algorithm”

I've got several WordPress sites that I self-host on a Windows Server. When attempting to perform the upgrade process, via /wp-admin/update-core.php?action=do-core-upgrade I see the following error: ...
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Detecting all admins that are logged in

I'm trying to find all users that are logged in to WordPress. I can detect myself, but I want to be able to find the other admins. Here is my current code to find myself. if (user_can( ...
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“Trash”, “Draft” and count not showing for custom post type in admin panel

I have searched the internet and have also found some questions here with similar problems, but mine seems to be different. I have created a custom post type, and neither can I see the "Draft" and ...
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Create tabs in admin options page from custom post type loop

For a WordPress crm/password management plugin I am working on, I have created a custom post type called 'client'. I also have made a separate menu page for storing and showing the passwords of these ...
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WP Polls - Showing 'Create a Poll' in front end

I am using the WP-Polls plugin to add a polling system to my site. This pausing usually lets the user create a poll through the backend however I want to let the users create a poll from the front ...
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Can't update database after wordpress update from 3.8.1 to 4.4.1

I have just updated wordpress 3.8.1 to 4.4.1. Tried to update in various ways: Before updating I have deactivated all the plugins and switched to the default theme provided by wordpress i.e. ...
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Get First Child Page ID or Permalink in WordPress Admin

I have a navigation set where the content doesn't exist on the parent page, but rather on a page called Overview which is the first child of the parent. eg: About is the first level page, but when ...
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Problem with admin columns

The title is showing but the content is empty.. I tried following few tutorials time after time but i guess i miss something.. How can i get it to echo 'test' on each col please? // ADD NEW COLUMN ...
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How can I remove the “Visual Composer” menu entry in wp-admin [duplicate]

The title says it all: How can I remove the "Visual Composer" menu entry in wp-admin? I have installed the "Adminimize" plugin to hide some menu entries for backendusers depending on roles, but its ...
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How do I change the WordPress Address URL only and still login to wp-admin

The story so far: I added a distribution on Amazon CloudFront (randomString.cloudfront.net), then added a cname (cdn.mydomain.com) and finally created a cname record on the DNS server - pointing ...
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Renaming “Expand Details” within “Add Media”

I was wondering if it was possible that the "Expand Details" option via "Add Media" can be renamed? I couldn't find a guide online so I thought I would ask here for guidance, (that's if it's ...
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I installed Wordpress locally now how do I login?

I downloaded a WordPress website that I am modifying for a friend. He gave me access to cPanel, where I downloaded the SQL and changed it on XAMPP. Now when I open >localhost/wp it opens the ...
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From 403 error to 500 internal server error

I'm trying to install wordpress on a shared hosting (1and1), it's been 3 days i'm struggling and i give up, i've installed wordpress many times on other servers with no problem, first time on (1and1) ...
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add_page_menu to make shortcut to widgets

I want to make a menu button that takes me to wp-admin/widgets.php. The above code seems to work only partially. add_action( 'admin_menu', 'register_widgets_menu_button' ); function ...
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Admin panel specific page only with admin_head for 4.1?

<?php /* Plugin Name: Header Problem Demo Plugin URI: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/215190 Description: Shows how old admin_head-{page} method no longer works Version: 1.0 Author: ...
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Custom WordPress Dashboard for Specific user role

I want to customize dashboard or 1st page when user login into admin panel. This will be for Author/editor where he/she will only see some tabs/button of the pages and posts, by click them he/she can ...
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wp-admin 302 redirects

I have a new install of WordPress on my Mac mini server. The site uses SSL and has a valid up to date certificate from StartCom. The site loads, but with no CSS or theme. Mainly, I can't get into ...
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How do I link to a php file in my plugin directory?

Basically in the wp-admin section I have a page where I attempt to export some records from a grid. I have an Export link which leads to something like admin.php?page=download&selected_ids=1,2,4. ...
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How do I force a download in the admin area?

I'm doing an export function in my plugin but I cannot force a direct download. I get the error: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent Apparently at some point before my function ...
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Link to specific Customizer section

I've got a site with a few extra Customizer sections. Is there a way to link directly to these so that section open when the page loads? Something like ...
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wordpress wp-admin showing white screen with no error

Suddenly my wordpress site wp-admin stop working. When I will try to access wp-admin it will display white screen. I have deactivated all plugin by rename plugin folder , also uploaded fresh wp-admin ...
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Different images in media while selecting different laguages

I have simple WordPress 4.3.2 site with Polylang plugin and Twenty Twelve theme. I found strange relation between images in Media and selected language. When I swich between languages while staying in ...
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Iframe being removed only for some users when publishing a page

I have multi site wordpress installation. Recently I had a user complaining about not being able to add frames to a page. When I did it it just worked. This user is administrator on this page. Is ...
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Set “Display Name Publicly As..” to be usernames by default

My Wordpress iste currently displays users' identifying information by their FIRSTNAME + LASTNAME. The vast majority prefer to be known by their usernames. I've instructed how to change their ...
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Admin - Dashboard - Unset recent comments

I try to get rid of the comments list in the WordPress 4 dashboard section but it doesn't work. Here is what I tried: function remove_all_dashboard_widgets() { global ...
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Add column into post table

I need to add a flag in table post to generate a custom feed rss with external webapp. I would checked some posts with a flag (when I create a posts or when I edit them) and then I perform a query to ...
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Delete the “wp-admin” folder - what could go wrong?

I would like to pass on a website to a client, but he is not paying for the CMS backend. Could I just remove the wp-admin Folder and just use the front-end of wordpress? Could there go something ...
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Change post-slug using wordpress API? Change permalink of a post using php / jquery?

When calling wp_insert_post() see api there seems to be no possibility to set the post slug / the post permalink of the new entry. e.g. is there a way to check if: a string is possible to use as ...
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“Are you sure you want to do this?” when deactivating all plugins in Wordpress 4.3.1

Wordpress version 4.3.1, running in network mode. Logged in as super admin. In the main site's dashboard. When I try to deactivate all active plugins at once, I am taken to a white screen with the ...
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How to filter users on admin users page by custom meta field?

The Problem WP appears to remove the value of my query variable before it gets used to filter the list of users. My Code This function adds a custom column to my Users table on /wp-admin/users.php: ...
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How to add mp3 uploader as custom field in custom post type? [custom-post based plugin ]

i'm developing a plugin which is based on custom post type. i want to upload mp3 file with each new post which is my custom post. for that, i have to upload mp3 file and some meta info of mp3 file. ...
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How to customize core admin pages within a theme?

Say I'm building a WordPress theme, and when this theme is active I want to display customized versions of some admin pages. Let's suppose I want a custom "Widgets" page: I can find the template for ...
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WP-4.3-trash not deleting automatically after specified days

I am using wordpress ver-4.3.1. I want to delete the trash automatically after specified days. For this in my wp-config.php file I have applied code - define('EMPTY_TRASH_DAYS', 1); to empty the ...
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Can't Access wp-admin without trailing slash

i am facing strange issue, i can't access wp-admin without trailing slash. Here is what i am facing when i typed www.mysite.com/wp-admin/ works fine when i typed www.mysite.com/wp-login.php works ...
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Detect Featured Image remove while editing post in wp-admin (client-side)

I'm looking to add some client-side (JavaScript) events to the post edit screen of wp-admin (post.php?action=edit). I wish to fire events when the user selects a new featured image and a different ...
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How Restrict access to admin dashboard by specific static ip?

i'm trying to restrict access to admin dashboard (wp-admin.php) by specific static ip so tried to add .htaccess to the wp-admin and set <FilesMatch "admin\.php$"> Order deny,allow Deny from ...
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Custom Post Type + 20k posts = blank/404 within Admin edit.php [duplicate]

I have registered a custom Post Type via register_post_type(), and about 45 Custom Fields via add_meta_box() function, within the theme. Custom Post Type Args: 'labels' => ...
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Site admin that can see everything, but not save

Maybe it's strange question, but I'm interested in it; Is there any way to allow user display everything, that Admin can see (site options, custom types, plugins settings) but disallow to edit ...
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jQuery datepicker not showing on admin menu

Nothing happens when I select the datepicker field. This is the code for the field: <input id="sticky_date" name="sticky_date" class="datepicker hasDatepicker" type="text"> The javascript ...