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Can I disable this core query?

When a user creates/updates a post within the admin, it takes between 15 and 30 seconds for that operation to complete. The culprit appears to be this slow query: SELECT ID FROM wp_posts WHERE ...
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password protected problem with register

I wanna use from password protect directory (with .htaccess ) in my admin pages. but in user registration page I see a alert for user and password autorazation ( same autorazation that created for ...
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WordPress User profile page fields missing

My client has website up and running on wordpress and he is using wordpress 4.3. And i have noticed in Users--> user Profile section field is missing in About yourself Section. I need these fields ...
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Admin Popup on W3 Total Cache showing raw html

I have been configuring a CDN through W3 Total Cache (which for the most part has gone well). However, I spotted that the popups for W3TC in the admin area of Wordpress for uploading CDN content, or ...
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How to make wp-login.php and wp-admin not accessible

Hello guys I wanted to limit my LOGIN and WP-ADMIN without using plugins. I have a network (multi-site): I have done so: wp-config.php define('WP_ADMIN_DIR', 'controlpanel'); define( ...
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modify admin panel all post to show date time

Hey I want to Know how can I modify admin panel all post to show date and time instead of only date. Published post will have published date and time and scheduled post will have scheduled date and ...
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Re-layouting the “Settings Menu” in “Add a New Post” page

Just asking a quick question here to see if anyone can help me out with this issue. I am building a blog website, but the "Add a new Post" page menu to select publish, categories etc default layout ...
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Not getting confirmation link with email change

I'm requesting a change for my email address. I get an email at the old address saying a change has been requested & to delete the message if I made the request. But when I log back in, even days ...
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My wp-admin stops working suddenly

wp-admin stopped working suddenly. I have checked the .htaccess file as well as wp config. However still it's not working. Site is working correctly but wp-admin page re-directs to to auth=1. Don't ...
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admin_url() do not retrieve the correct url in an subdirectory install

I have installed Wordpress locally in a subdirectory. I have the admin_url( 'users.php' ) template tag in a plugin that retrieves the http://localhost/wp-admin/users.php URL instead of the ...
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How To enable auto login in wordpress

I want to use magento fihpig extension to work with wordpress in magento, and I have an error says: WordPress Auto Login Failed: HTTP/1.1 406 Not Acceptable How To do it
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Weird admin-ajax.php problem

In my site, each request on the home page is also making a POST to wp-admin/admin-ajax.php. 10.30.4.122 - - [21/Aug/2015:06:07:53 -0400] "POST /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php HTTP/1.1" 200 275 ...
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WP admin user search doesn't return all users

I have about 1,500 user accounts (subscribers). When I go to the Users section of the WP admin/backend area, and then try to search for a user, it is very unreliable. If I search for a last name or ...
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template_redirect or admin-ajax.php?

My plugin needs to be reachable by the public and accept query vars. When called, it will run some backend db tasks, call a 3rd party API and sometimes redirect. Previously, I was using ...
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How to add character length condition to WP-CMS fields?

I created a custom module with the help of https://wp-types.com/ plugin. Everything seems fine but I want to include a character length condition for my CMS custom field (NOT FOR THE FRONT-END). ...
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Editing page gives 404 not found error after 4.2.4 upgrade

I'm getting a "Not found, error 404" error when editing a page. This started after upgrading to WP 4.2.4. The pages are there and displays fine on the site, it's appears just an issue in the admin ...
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add_settings_field how to add a field in the default admin page using a child theme

I have a theme (tempera) that have a number of field option for something, in a fixed number of five, I want to add 3 more of them but I don't know how to do it in my child theme. This is main.php in ...
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How to show postmeta in custom columns for the posts screen?

I've got a True/False value added to posts (Exclusive versus Curated) that was added via Advanced Custom Fields. How do I get that value to show up as a column on the Post list (/wp-admin/edit.php) to ...
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get_current_screen - 'Trying to get property of non-object' error

Hello im using this code in the admin to filter custom post types edit.php page but get_current_screen $screen->post_type is throwing a php notice. Notice: Trying to get property of non-object ...
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Decrease edit.php and post-new.php load [duplicate]

On a new install with default Twenty Fifteen theme and no activated plugins. I used Really Simple CSV Importer to import ~4000 pages with title and one word content for each. This is to have my pages ...
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Custom WP_Query doesn't display all posts

I'm building an options page which allows users to choose three posts and three custom images that display on the site's front page. I am using the Settings API to create a custom WP_Query which pulls ...
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Adding description to wordpress blog post through wp-admin panel

Is there a way to add a description to my Wordpress blog post through wp-admin panel?
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Show parent-child relationship for categories in the wordpress admin

How can I show child categories under there parent category in the wordpress admin? On a post the format of the category box would look like this: Category 1 Sub-Category 1.1 Sub-Category 1.2 ...
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How To Display Admin Toolbar On Custom Template

I am trying to get the admin toolbar to display on a custom page. I am using a custom php file for this. The basic structure of the page is like this and this will display the basic structure of my ...
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wp_is_mobile() inside js

I've stumbled upon a issue that i can't fix. I've implemented a autocollapse menu ..all works fine UNTILL i go to mobile version where the wp core's menu bugs out with my menu js code. Basicly i ...
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Dynamic admin submenu

I'm creating a plugin for WordPress with dynamic sub-menu's fetched from the server. Putting the dynamic loading of sub-menu's into the menu_setup() hook function would slow down other WordPress ...
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Too many redirects after added SSL redirect on port 80 virtual host

I have 2 virtual host for my wordpress blog. One handles the http port 80 request and other handles port 443 https requests. I have added the following in my virtual host for port 80 to redirect all ...
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Get all of user's custom post types in WP Admin for plugin

I am making a WordPress plugin and hit a rough point. I'm trying to make it so a user can select from all their post types, including custom post types. The code I have below shows the post, page, and ...
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Wordpress admin menu pages not receiving passed info

I have a Wordpress menu page (A) and a wordpress submenu page (B). I want to pass data from A to B. A has a list of items and I want B to show the details of each item, by passing the item id to it. ...
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How to update my website with WordPress?

I want to update my old website with WordPress but I got some problems... Is it possible to create a website without domain name (before publish) and replace it with my old website domain name as soon ...
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Manually Disable Basic Auth from hacked wordpress database

A wordpress website was hacked. i setup a new server and new db server. when we try to visit the admin, we get a http basic auth prompt. i need to know what to look for in the database to disable this ...
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Display existing admin list table for custom post type in another location without recreating it

I have two custom post types; Inventory and Jobs. I have customised the columns displayed in the Inventory admin list table (ie. wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=inventory) to display relevant fields Is ...
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WP admin display custom field if another field value is “Female”

I have 3 custom fields: Gender, Partner name, and Partner last name. I need a js or CSS function. If I select "Female" from ecpt_gender select box, 2 custom fields appear by CSS changing the display ...
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sort tags by tag ID in admin panel

I want to sort tags list by tag id in my WordPress admin panel. There is 1000s tag in admin tag list and I want to know which are the latest added tags, but there are options to sort with Name, ...
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Add data to post edit page, when post is published

I need to customize the "post edit page", for a custom post_type, but to keep things simple let's say it's on the post_type post for now. When the post status is published, I need to run a PHP script ...
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Hide pages in CMS Tree Page View hack

Hi I am trying to hide some pages in wordpress dashboard from CMS Tree Page View. Can someone pls help and tell me how do i achieve this. I am trying to add filter in function.php but it doesnt work. ...
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How to add conent (text) to Add New pages form of admin in WordPress

I am new to WordPress. I have created a Shortcode. Now I want to add description of Shortcode to Pages->Add New Page so the user can easily use the Shortcode which I have created. I want that text ...
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Media upload default title from file name

I'm on a roll today with the questions. Is this easy? Again, I can't seem to find the right filter (nor previous question with a suitable answer). So if you download an image say, from GettyImages, ...
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Fixing admin menu offset

I've encountered a little problem during my plugin development. I've added a search box on all pages and it's working flawless but the only thing that annoys me is that it's causing the menu to ...
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Cannot access my wp-admin after installing Gzip compression [closed]

I have installed a WP Plugin called Gzip Compression to increased the speedpage and had an awful surprised: have no access to the website at all, giving me an error of invalid form of compression, and ...
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Add a box below admin toolbar via plugin

First of all thanks for your time and for your help. I'm looking to add a custom box below the admin toolbar on all pages via plugin(the blue one from the screenshot). In future i would like to add ...
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The Commercial tab is missing from the Plugins page when trying to update Types 1.7

I have Types installed and registered on my live server, but also want to get it installed on my development server (which of course has a different URL so will have to be registered separately). ...
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Solution for extremely slow pages or custom post in WP-admin

Somehow WordPress likes to load all the pages and custom post in the admin area. When you have a site with more than 500 pages things get slower and slower. After 5000 pages things start to timeout ...
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Is it save to require plugin.php early to be able to use get_plugin_data() earlier?

I'd like to avoid hard coding my plugin's version at multiple places. To realize this the function get_plugin_data() comes in handy. But here the fun comes to an unpleasant stop. Checking for a plugin ...
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Can't connect to WP-Admin, blank error message

I have to work on a website, but I cannot connect to the WordPress Administration... I did a forget password and resetted the password multiple times so I know that I have the right username/password ...
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Allow Editor to Select Content From a Post Category Dropdown List (Advanced Custom Fields)

I'm sure something like this has been done before, but I cannot find the right search terms to find it. Right above my footer on pages, I want to output a single post's content from a given category, ...
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Split posts into separate screen on custom post type admin screen

I have a custom post type called 'event' that has a meta_key of event_status with a value of either 'upcoming' or 'past' depending on the event date. I am trying to split all past events into their ...
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Problem assigning Custom User Roles to Custom Post Type

I'm having issues assigning custom capabilities for custom post types to custom roles in the WordPress admin. The markup works for one post type but not others. Let me explain a little... I've ...
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WordPress Get Header and Footer using in Admin Area

I was wanting a way to get the site header and footer and use it in the admin area. Idea #1 An answer to another related question states to use an iframe instead I think we can use an ajax call get ...
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WP AJAX is not working, always returns 0

I've checked any threads here regarding this and did a debug test which worked, I'd like to understand why my own code doesn't work as it presents the same functionality explained in every possible ...