3
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2answers
90 views

Copy my user account's wp-admin dashboard layout to other users?

On the Dashboard tab in wp-admin in my user account, I have certain items hidden in Screen Options and I have the panels arranged in a particular way. I want to copy the same layout to my other ...
0
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1answer
61 views

How to debug failed changes to posts?

I just rebuilt my server with Ubuntu 14.04, Nginx 1.6.0, PHP 5.5.9 and Wordpress 3.9. I am able to complete the Wordpress install and login to the Wordpress dashboard, however, I can't make any ...
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0answers
140 views

Unable to access dashboard (wp-admin) only

I have a site with wp 3.8.1. After I'm logged in to site, white screen welcomes me instead of dashboard page. It logged me in the site, I can access another admin pages & main site but not ...
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2answers
60 views

In the Admin Dashboard, can I choose which sections to display?

For the editor I would just like to display Pages, Posts, Media and Menus. Is there a way of doing this with the functions file or similar? Thanks in advance.
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0answers
12 views

User info in the admin sidebar

I think nobody has yet think of this, hope someone can help me. Im trying to add a user info pannel in de admin sidebar, right at the top. Just like the wp-admin-bar-my-account in the admin bar, just ...
0
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0answers
773 views

Appearance->Editor not visible

I'm noticing that the editor is not visible from past few weeks. It's working fine on my other WordPress sites but in one site it's not visible. I tried changing theme and deactivating plugins but ...
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0answers
29 views

WordPress admin webfonts (dashicons) go to blank squares after inactivity (random) [duplicate]

I'm using the new WordPress 3.8 and I've noticed that when I leave the admin page open in a tab, and return later, I'm getting a random thing happening with the dashicon fonts used for the menu icons. ...
0
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1answer
165 views

Dashboard Widgets - Add Admin Page With Same Functionality

I have a plugin that has its own dashboard with basically quick-views of relevant data and I wanted to know if there was an "easy" way to mimic the functionality of the admin dashboard where you can ...
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131 views

can not access wp-admin after migrating to openshift

I recently migrated to Redhat's Openshift PaaS. My site is little bit slow in loading but working fine but Now I am unable to access wp-admin. mysite/wp-admin is redirecting to ...
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1answer
173 views

How can i force wp-admin to use 2-column dashboard layout? [closed]

How can i force wp-admin to use 2 column layout via plugin?
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1answer
93 views

Create custom page and custom menu

I'm trying to do one custom menu at my wordpress admin panel. My plans are: make and menu, to add some contents at a custom page, like "people" and their names, etc... I wanna make it with php. I ...
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1answer
537 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 ...
0
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1answer
113 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 ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

How to disable or hide “collapse menu”

Is there a code in functions.php that I can add to disable or hide "collapse menu" button? The one that is on the left side of the admin menu in the dashboard. I'd need it for both admin, authors, ...
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2answers
1k views

Show Welcome Panel on Dashboard for every user

I have customised the welcome panel on the dashboard for users with information in. I then hid the "Dismiss" button and added CSS to make the welcome panel always visible. Using the 'welcome_panel' ...
0
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1answer
709 views

How to Remove ALL Widgets from Dashboard?

I'm looking for a complete blank Dashboard. No widgets at all and preferably one column. There are snippets to remove the default WordPress widgets, but haven't found nothing about the ones added ...
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2answers
844 views

Can't access dashboard, connection times out (other pages work fine)

I have a multisite Wordpress installation with 2 blogs, on different domains. One of them works fine, but I just realized that for the other, I can't access the admin area. I can log in, but when ...
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2answers
2k views

wp-admin does not redirect to dashboard

I have a weird problem, which I could not solve yet. I installed wordpress 3.4.1 and made an own template. I use one plugin - qTranslate. Everything is fine on my local copy and also on my dev copy ...
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3answers
321 views

Grabbing how many posts by month for a dashboard widget

I am trying to develop a dashboard widget that counts posts or post types by month. I am really not sure how to go about doing this. I know how to create a dashboard widget and all that with post ...
0
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2answers
567 views

How to change the title of a Meta Box on a specified Custom Post Type? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change The Title Of a Meta Box Is it possible to change the title of a Meta Box on a specific Custom Post Type add or edit page? For example, if I'm viewing the post ...
4
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1answer
2k views

How to change the default home page for the WordPress Dashboard?

Is it possible to change the Default "Home" admin page when logging into the WordPress Dashboard? I thought about a couple of possibilities... Substitute the content on the Dashboard home page ...
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1answer
305 views

WordPress' ALL post count info on its dashboard does not match phpMyAdmin's ALL post count!

While phpmyadmin's wp_posts table reports something like this Showing rows 0 - 29 (10,223 total, Query took 0.0022 sec) SQL query: SELECT * FROM `wp_posts` LIMIT 0 , 30 Wordpress's dashboard ...
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3answers
2k views

Removing admin bar from wordpress dashboard

I'm using wordpress multiste 3.3.1 I'm not gonna update it in the future. So I disabled all upgrade functions. I want to remove the wordpress admin bar from both frontend as well as dashboard. I can ...
0
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2answers
2k views

Remove dashboard, use Pages tab as default

Is there a way to have "Pages" set as the default tab when the user logs in to the admin area? I am using a heavily customised set up, where none of the dashboard widgets are useful so they are hidden ...
5
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2answers
4k views

3.3: How do you hide the new dashboard welcome panel?

I have tried various versions of this here: unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['high']['dashboard_wp_welcome_panel']); ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Admin top level menu, pointing to an external url

I want to create a entirely new top level menu in the admin menu section, and have that be an external link, is this even possible with the current system? The solution that t31os provides in this ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How do you force the wordpress dashboard to be 1 coulmn by default?

How do you force the wordpress dashboard to be 1 coulmn by default? I want to show the dashboard as a single column for all users.
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1answer
286 views

Change maxlength of link_description in dashbord link section?

Im using wordpress together with qtranslate and it works on pages and post but not in menus, widgets etc. So i created jquery scripts to solve those issues. The problem is that the field ...
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1answer
238 views

How to remove Broken Link Checker widget from admin menu

I'm trying to clean up the Admin Dashboard widgets so that only the administrator level users can see the various meta boxes, but no matter what i've tried the Broken Link Checker widget will not go ...
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3answers
2k views

Make sub menu items a main link in the admin menu using fuctions.php

I am trying to customize the admin area using the functions.php file to make things easier for my clients. One request I have got before and hope to be able to accomplish, is to move some of the sub ...
17
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3answers
25k views

Changing Admin Menu Labels

I have spent the last day using the functions.php file to fully customize WordPress for my client sites. I am amazed at how much I have been able to accomplish and how much easier it will make things ...
6
votes
3answers
5k views

Add “external” link to admin menu in the backend

Trying to add a link to my admin menu (dashboard/backend) that leads to the frontend of wordpress, so I basically want a link in the menu that takes me to the blog. I've found a couple of ways to ...