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26 views

Remove 'Check Compatibility' from Plugins menu

Is there a way to remove the 'Check Compatibility' link that appears under plugins in the plugin menu? If so, how can I remove the link from a given set of plugins, and alternatively from all plugins ...
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0answers
20 views

Plugin: How to make links in admin page open up inside of the admin panel

In writing my plugin, I have added my menus and submenus to the admin page. The pages load and function as intended. What I am trying to do is create some links inside of these pages that will pass ...
0
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1answer
15 views

How can I create a plugin installation link?

Currently, my code is generating the wrong nonce, I guess. Here is the code: $action = 'install-plugin'; $plugin = 'akismet'; wp_nonce_url( add_query_arg( array( 'action' ...
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0answers
28 views

Admin area for user, custom theme or admin theme?

In my WordPress site, I need to provide some backend functions for logged in user, so currently I have two choices use the wp-admin, customize the menu by hiding irrelevant items create a custom ...
0
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1answer
67 views

How to add php stylesheet to admin section instead of admin_head hook

how can we do the below code using separate file let say admin-style.php add_action('admin_head', 'custom_admin_style'); function custom_admin_style() { $bg_color = get_option('custom_color'); ...
0
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1answer
20 views

Why are plugin settings not all nested in one place?

Through my modest usages of WordPress, i have encountered many plugins. Some of them have menus displaying at the bottom of the menu panel, some are inserted within the menu panel as if they were WP ...
0
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0answers
294 views

Getting 404 page not found error while trying to access add new plugin / themes

I am getting 404 page not found error while trying to add new plugin or view installed plugin in my admin panel. i am using Hueman theme. every time i tried to use some option of admin panel i am ...
1
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1answer
62 views

Edit default comments page in WP Admin

I need to make major changes on the way the comments are rendered in backend, from the following file: wp-admin/includes/class-wp-comments-list-table.php I know editing the WP Core files directly is ...
0
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1answer
62 views

Get post id in Post Page within Wp-admin

I want to get post ID within Post page. I need this for custom meta box so i can set the id in shortcode. I can show the result in notices but don't know how to make it global to use for meta input. ...
1
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1answer
396 views

How do I add to the list table a filter?

I am trying to find the hook for adding a filter to the list under "Posts [Add New]":
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0answers
29 views

getpost content with all formatting for admin pages

All My post usually uses various plugin based data manipulations (Like visual layout, grouping, plugin css, etc) And now I want to render a post content in my admin page. On using following code: ...
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0answers
54 views

Plugin (smart archives reloaded) crashed site / no access on admin panel

During a clean up of my plugins inside of WordPress i deactivated the: smart archives reloaded plugin. Next up: a fatal error when i refreshed the page. Fatal error: Class 'SAR_Generator' not found ...
2
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1answer
125 views

Custom admin column disappearing when using Quick Edit [duplicate]

I have added a featured image column to my posts in the WP admin. This all works fine except when using the Quick Edit feature. Upon update, the column disappears, or rather isn't returned by the ajax ...
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0answers
17 views

Wordpress Categories on post edit page

I am building a magazine style site with around 60 categories. When adding a new post, selecting its categories is a real pain with the default category tree. What I would like is for the Categories ...
0
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1answer
147 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
182 views

Add content to /wp-admin/plugin-install.php admin screens

I would like to add some external content to the plugin information displayed on the /wp-admin/plugin-install.php admin screens. /wp-admin/plugin-install.php calls the following: $wp_list_table = ...
1
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1answer
201 views

All Users > User List > Update User Meta Field Inline

I am asking user few questions at the time of registration with checkboxes like In Registration form [] I am blah blah [] I am blan blah [] I am blah blah Now user will come for approval in admin ...
0
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1answer
23 views

Cannot access WP admin because plugin returns 204

I recently installed a plugin on my schools wordpress site that one of my friends wrote, that should pull the newest video from a youtube page and post it. If the video hasn't changed, he set up the ...
0
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1answer
79 views

Install old version of plugin from admin panel?

Is there a way to install an old version of a plugin that is hosted on the WordPress.org plugin repository from the admin panel? I know that you can easily go to the WordPress.org plugin repository, ...
12
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2answers
593 views

I found this in a plugin. What does it do? is it dangerous?

I found this in a plugin. What does it do? is it dangerous? add_action('admin_enqueue_scripts', 'pw_load_scripts'); if (!function_exists('wp__head'){ function wp__head() { ...
0
votes
2answers
219 views

Wordpress as heavily personalized content management portal, and somewhat like dropbox [closed]

My background is not that of a Web-developer (either UI or backend), though I've dabbled a bit in PHP. So please help me improve this question if required. I am trying to evaluate if Wordpress (with ...
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1answer
30 views

Which filters or actions involve with index page for plugin?

I decide to manipulate index page or all pages except admin page with plugin but I don't know which filters or actions control index page. for example if I want write plugin that shows a link to admin ...
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votes
1answer
42 views

How do I unset all of the select boxes for pages

I am using WooCommerce and need to recreate the default pages. The answer given is Go to WooCommerce > Pages and unset all of the select boxes for the pages (including the shop base option). ...
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2answers
1k views

WooCommerce - filter by featured products in admin

WooCommerce has a simple way to pick "Featured" products by clicking a little star icon in the "Featured" column in the admin area. I need to be able to filter and show only featured products in the ...
1
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1answer
389 views

Getting Custom Post Type content from main-site of a Multisite

I have a multi-site network with 3 sub-sites: Is it possible to "link" or include custom post to all 3 sites from the main site? By include or link I don't mean to make other sites to edit them, ...
1
vote
1answer
501 views

Disable /wp-admin/plugin-install.php

How can I disable plugin upload and installation via Wordpress Admin? Should still be able to activate/deactivate plugins in admin.
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1answer
167 views

Function to prevent users from trashing comments

Is there any way to prevent/hide trash button for comments? Note that I only want to prevent users from emptying the trash for comments. Can't seem to find a way. Is there any possible way to do that ...
2
votes
1answer
450 views

Admin menu as submenu from another plugin

I would like to add my new developed plugin's admin menu to an existing plugin as sub menu. Would be possible to do this? In my first plugin I initilize the menus as follows: function add_pages() { ...
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votes
2answers
281 views

Can features like Disqus or Intense Debate be done in a normal WordPress plugin without a 3rd party involved

I was searching for a real good feature rich comment system for Wordpress, I used Disqus a few times and may still not know the whole list on features and why it's so popular. Would features like this ...
1
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1answer
504 views

404 Error on Activate / Deactivate Plugin

I have a standard WP install (3.5.1) and am trying to activate a new plugin (WP Super Cache) however each time I try to activate it, I get my site's 404 error page... which is strange as it's the same ...
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votes
1answer
109 views

Notifications Bar on home page only

Is it possible to create an "Alert" button that can be turned on and off thru wp-admin. Of course the "Alert" button im asking for is to be published at the main page, but can only be turned on when ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How to export comments in WordPress?

I want to export my comments to Excel, PDF or Word. The format really doesn't matter, I just want them exported. I tried the Export Comments plugin, the standard one, but couldn't get it to work, I ...
1
vote
1answer
96 views

How to Sort the Favorite Plugins Screen Alphabetically?

When viewing the Favorite Plugins tab, /wp-admin/plugin-install.php?tab=favorites, the list comes unordered, is it possible to sort it from A to Z?
3
votes
1answer
451 views

Using tabs for wordpress plugin

Done my research and found this is how to call the built-in ui tabs jquery script in wp for the admin area but I'm stuck on implementing the other jquery scripts needed that I believe are built into ...
0
votes
2answers
438 views

Odd /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php entries showing in Wassup

I have an odd issue going on that I'm not sure how to troubleshoot. Ever since I installed a popular post plugin (Wordpress Popular Posts) I have been seeing a strange entry in Wassup real time ...
0
votes
1answer
113 views

How to activate/deactivate menu tab and keep the same id?

I have a problem here and i cant find/think of any solution yet. I want to have a menu button that can be activated/deactivated and still keep the same id so the CSS will still be applied. Is there ...
0
votes
3answers
207 views

After activating a Plugin, /wp-admin is no longer accessible

After installing/activating AWPCP (Another Wordpress Classified Plugin), when I type wp-admin/ I get a blank page but with /wp-login.php the login appears. I this there's a problem with redirection ...
1
vote
1answer
120 views

Why isn't admin_notices displaying my text? [Simple Plugin, Beginner]

Here is some code that is the result of four days of studying Wordpress and PHP. Unfortunately, it's not working the way it's supposed to. Nothing displays at the admin_notices bar. Originally, I ...
1
vote
1answer
327 views

How to make a WP admin button/menu similar to Jetpack Notifications?

I would like to add a button to the WP admin toolbar, similar to the Notifications feature released in Jetpack 1.9.1 (I think it was). The notifications icon is displayed beside the account button, to ...
0
votes
1answer
225 views

Rotating background images with admin options

I recently saw an admin panel that had options to set background images for a page. The option was found on from clicking pages and then a "main page". Under the description was a form that allowed ...
0
votes
2answers
170 views

how to not show plugin in admin area

I'm just getting started with wordpress development. I'm trying to create a simple plugin that show results from a db in a table. I can do this, but I'm having trouble with the plugin showing at the ...
0
votes
1answer
71 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
votes
1answer
227 views

Edits to plugin not taking effect

I want to make some edits to a plugin that I've downloaded. I used the Plugin Editor, but the changes did not show up. I tried refreshing, logging out/back in, and deactivating/activating the plugin. ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

Removing an admin page added by a 3rd party plugin. Gravity forms in this example

I'm trying to hide a help page from editors, added by the gravity forms plugin. I believe I've run into the same issue before with other plugins, so I'd like to know the correct way to do it for 3rd ...
1
vote
3answers
300 views

Is there any record of installed plugins in the database?

I have my live install on one server and a development install on another. I've added a plugin to both but it only appears in the plugin list in wp-admin on one. For a plugin to appear in wp-admin ...
1
vote
1answer
217 views

Is there an easy way to flag posts in the admin area?

I'm looking for a plugin, or maybe a bit of code (even another example I can look at that does something similar)... I'd like to be able to have certain users 'flag' posts, such that when something ...
5
votes
1answer
98 views

Reordering themes in admin panel

I've been searching for a hook to change the order in which themes are displayed in the admin panel (i.e. wp-admin/themes.php) but so far haven't been successful. Is there an existing hook to do ...
0
votes
1answer
239 views

How can I modify page <h2> content in the admin panel?

I'm modifying the layout and content of the wordpress admin panel using a custom plugin. For most sections I have been able to change the page heading (i.e. the title wrapped in h2 tags at the top of ...
1
vote
3answers
342 views

Hide extra menus from Wordpress Dashboard

How can hide extra menus from Wordpress dashboard. That is some plugins gives plugin settings menu may under Settings or anywhere else, how we can hide all this type of extra menus while plugin active ...
0
votes
1answer
371 views

Making plugin to use different table prefix cause permission problem

I have multiple wordpress websites that uses the same files and database but with different table prefixes, I use a plugin "Shortcode Exec PHP" and I would like to use the same shortcodes on all the ...