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1answer
38 views

Extend Screen Options

I'm customizing the WP-admin and want to add a toggle button to switch between the customized admin and the default admin. I'd like to place that button in the Screen Options drop down tab. Is there ...
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1answer
19 views

Customizing Users in Admin Area

I know how to customize the users in the admin area of WordPress. I have done it many times. However, I would like to customize the user a bit differently as explained below. I would like to add a ...
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3answers
36 views

Create Custom Admin Fields

I'm looking to create custom admin options/menu/fields (I'm not positive on the correct terminology) and would like some guidance. I found a post here which does speak about it in the answer: Tips for ...
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4answers
2k views

How to remove admin menu pages inserted by plugins?

I've got the following code, which cleans up a lot of stuff that is not going to be used within the admin area: add_action( 'admin_menu', 'my_remove_menu_pages' ); function my_remove_menu_pages() { ...
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1answer
156 views

Admin Panel - Custom Menu Sub-Item LINK

I'm trying to add a custom link under my Post Type in my admin menu, which will link to Pending Posts. This code functions, but it instead makes a page (like I suppose the function should), but I just ...
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2answers
63 views

How to place HTML below the title of the (custom) post overview

Edit: Yes, I know, I provided an answer to this question myself. However, I'm still interested in other solutions and/or comments on the one I found. Is this how you would do this? Are there any other ...
3
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2answers
530 views

How to change admin bar color scheme in MP6 / WP 3.8 front end?

I need to change default color scheme for all users. The admin bar on my site is vidibile for all users including guests. The default black color scheme isn't beauty with my design and I would like ...
2
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1answer
138 views

How do I change the default admin color scheme in MP6

How do I set a different default admin color scheme for all users? For example, it's set to MP6 as default now, but I want to make it MP6 light by default. The users may or may not change it later! ...
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0answers
36 views

root gets failed login on attempted theme installation via ftps

Outside of wordpress I can ftp with password and user name, root, and see the effects I expect. When from admin at wordpress I try to download and install a theme, it asks for credentials and if I ...
5
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1answer
365 views

Custom ReCaptcha Login

I'm trying to add ReCaptcha to my login page. I know there are many many plugins by per request I cannot use plugins. So far so good, I'm able to add the Captcha to my login but unable to show errors. ...
1
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1answer
518 views

Custom Dashboard Home Screen Options

I want to make the entire Homepage on the Dashboard empty and add in my own custom screen options. How do I go about doing this? Do I create one from scratch or edit what's already there? Is there ...
3
votes
2answers
266 views

How to build custom WP admin with custom URLs

I would like to create a custom WP admin area, that uses custom URLs to navigate thought it and have a custom generated HTML. A member will be able to login via a custom URL, for example: ...
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1answer
116 views

How to use default WP form elements to interact with custom DB table?

I know about the use of Custom Post Types, but in this case I do need to use a custom database table (FYI: it's a table that is IP-based shared with another non-WP website). In wp-admin, I'd like to ...
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1answer
227 views

Change the link of 'Howdy' at the top right

I'd like to change where the 'Howdy' link gets you when you click on it. I have a website with buddypress and instead of getting users to their profile page I want to get them to their 'Activity' ...
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1answer
109 views

How to create a custom template to admin dashboard

I was trying to create a template to customize my WP admin dashboard, not only a css mod but a entirely renew to my customers. I've successfully created a page template for a custom login page, and ...
0
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1answer
57 views

Customizing admin look and feel for just one particular type of user

Is it possible to change the admin look and feel for just one particular type of user or a group of users. This is not a major requirement for what I am doing at present but a nice to have feature. ...
3
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2answers
920 views

How to make custom bulk actions work on the media/upload page?

I'm adapting a script I found online to add custom bulk actions to the screen with the list of posts. It has this line: add_action('load-edit.php', 'custom_bulk_action'); I'm trying to adapt it for ...
0
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2answers
30 views

How to create functions that affect only a specific user

I am customizing the WP admin area and want the functions I am using to only affect a specific user. Any Ideas on how to write this?
0
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1answer
72 views

Edit page header on a custom plugin

I am writing a custom plugin for Wordpress but how in the world do I edit the page header? I need to add some javascript and related codes there.
0
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1answer
130 views

Redirect members to custom page upon logging in through WP admin

When a members logs in through WP admin, I would like to redirect them instantly to a custom URL. What will I need to change to make this possible? Respond with step-by-step details would be ideal.
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1answer
942 views

Remove “Parent” Selection When Adding/Editing Categories?

I've been trying to find a way to hide/deactivate the Parent dropdown menu from the Posts -> Categories screen. http://example.com/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category I was able to hide the ...
0
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2answers
658 views

Custom Columns WordPress Admin

I am just about finished creating custom columns through the WordPress admin panel. The custom post type I am using is called "slides". I figured out how to add the column titles and all of the ...
2
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2answers
669 views

Add a page that appears in the backend admin that lists files to download? WP 3.3

I am currently using WP 3.3.1. Basically I just want a page for users who login via wp-login.php and see the backend admin panel to be able to see a page that shows a list of files they can download. ...
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3answers
2k views

Removing fields from the Media Uploader/Gallery

I've been searching high and low for an answer. I simply want to remove the Alternate Text, Caption, Description and Link URL-fields from the uploader and gallery view. I seem that every thing else ...
1
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1answer
48 views

How to add a button which saves the post then executes a function

Currently, I have a function called 'pub_notification' in my functions.php file which sends an email when the post is published, using the following code: add_action('publish_post', ...
0
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2answers
205 views

Make separate text boxes for separate WordPress Custom Fields

I am trying to make usability of WordPress custom fields admin easier in my theme. I saw it in ElegantThemes' eStore theme. Only I couldn't figure out how to do it in my custom theme because I ...
2
votes
2answers
233 views

Custom Theme Want To Remove One Category From All Displays

I created my own custom Wordpress theme for my website, everything is great. However, I have a strange need, I have one category which is kind of a 'placeholder' for content which is automated and ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

Restrict categories to a custom post type

In the WP-Admin when creating a post or a custom post type I want to restrict certain categories to a custom post type. For example, Posts will only be able to select Category A and B. And custom post ...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

How to fix a theme with page.php Default Template that accidentally deleted?

I am having a quite odd case with WP today, and after spending about an hour searching on google and forums, can't find any answers. I hope posting here might allow me some chance to get help from ...
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1answer
774 views

Automatically exclude categories from metabox based on title

I am designing a website which will be used as a school PA system. Users will be posting entries into categories named for specific dates that correspond to school assemblies. We have two assemblies a ...
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2answers
174 views

How to customize admin posts based on the user who is logged in

We are building a site that will have 10-15 photographers posting content. There will be a common blog + each admin has their own portfolio to manage. "Portfolio galleries" and "portfolio pages" are ...
2
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3answers
1k views

How do I filter the excerpt metabox description in admin?

I want to change the default "Excerpts are optional hand-crafted summaries of your content that can be used in your theme. Learn more about manual excerpts." help text below the Excerpt input area to ...
0
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1answer
800 views

Add a custom field when adding / editing a page / post in admin panel

I create a new theme and I the page / post is divided to: Title Slogan Content I want to add a slogan field in the admin panel, where the user adds or edits a post or page. After I will use in ...
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1answer
2k views

Create custom fields as image uploads [duplicate]

How can I define a custom field that works as an image upload? Should be fairly basic but I can't seem to find the solution. Let's say you create the post type 'book' and want to create 3 fields: ...
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2answers
2k views

Limit User Iinterface for Admin?

Is there a plugin or a way where I can restrict or limit the buttons on the admin interface for a certain user? For example: for the user who has a role of a writer, he/she can only post content, ...
5
votes
1answer
1k views

How to hide or remove unwanted widgets on Multisite installation?

I am using Multi-site installation. I don't want all the widgets appear under widgets.php on dashboard .So I tried to find a way to remove or hide unnecessary widgets . SO that the new sub-sites ...
36
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7answers
15k views

Organizing Code in your WordPress Theme's functions.php File?

The more customization I make to WordPress the more I start thinking about if I should be organizing this file or splitting it up. More specifically, if I have a bunch of custom functions which only ...