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Forcing ALL plugin Admin menus into a separate menu

I'd like to move ALL of the menu's generated by various plugins such as ACF, Layerslider, WPMU Dev etc, into a separate menu structure. In short, I'd prefer an item called "Plugin menu's" and below ...
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Wordpress Admin panel issue

I have made some changes to functions.php, specifically i deregister some js libraries and then manually add them back to the footer using a plugin(header and footer plugin). That changes caused to my ...
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Removing Author name

I want to remove the author name from every post. O am using a website in wordpress.org. and I'm using tweenty fourteen theme. How to remove the author name? Do I have to go to the Author template ...
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Adding menu_order to CPT admin page

I have a custom post type (cpt_roundtable), and am trying to add a column to the admin page showing the menu_order for each entry. This is in my functions.php file. function ...
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Can you change the main heading of a page in the WordPress admin (without output buffering or JavaScript)?

I'd like to change the heading text on an edit page—this bit: I'm currently targeting it with jQuery (.wrap h2:first-of-type) and rewriting it that way, but it's not totally elegant - there's a bit ...
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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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sharing wp-include - wp-admin on same installation

This is not a security or privacy issue.. I have multiple wp installations (usually a couple for project), so in the next installation I'll be setting up I'm thinking of cutting down some space ...
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Create mobile site with same content just different theme

I have a wordpress site and want to create a different theme for mobile. I'd like to create a subdomain such as m.domain.com which will use a mobile optimized theme much different than the desktop ...
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Customizing label/title output of admin nav_menu selecter

On the left side of the menu editor, where you can add Page, Posts, Links, or Categories to a menu, how would I append a string to the title that shows up next to the checkbox? I've tried using ...
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Custom Post Type Name Causing Problem

Please ignore my poor English. I have custom post type (order). and its working like charm, But default post type (pages) list are not displaying in wp-admin side. You can see More information in ...
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Search box for hierarchical taxonomies in admin interface

When hierarchical taxonomies (like categories) have lots of terms it gets difficult selecting them in the admin interface. A UI solution would be a search-box (like non-hierarchical taxonomies / tags ...
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Create WP tutorial for users with admin pointer using next button for navigation

I aim to create a tutorial on my users for the admin area. To achieve this, I'm using the admin pointers available in WP core. My goal: I am almost there. What I got so far... Enqueue wp-pointer ...
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Hide a theme on list of themes in wp-admin without editing core files

I'm running a multisite network with 200+ themes installed and activated. Is there a way to manipulate the list of available themes in wp-admin so that certain theme does not appear in the list? I ...
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Prevent from deleting any user role but subscriber

In the administration of my blog, I would like to prevent anyone (admin included) from deleting any user unless it is a simple subscriber. Basicaly, in the "users" section of the administration, I ...
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wp-admin is redirecting to back to home page (localhost)

I have WordPress installed on my localhost. All worked perfectly till today. But today when I enter http://localhost/wp-admin in the url to access the admin panel, it redirects back to the home page. ...
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How to change home page only in WordPress

I am a newbie in WordPress theme development. I have a WordPress site on online. I create a new home page for my wp site and I want to use it my wp site instead of old home page. And I want that the ...
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Securing wp-admin folder - Purpose? Importance?

I am trying to understand how to secure a WordPress site. One security task I do not understand is...How important is it to protect the "wp-admin folder"? For example, I would consider limit login ...
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Add a button to users.php

I am working on a plugin that adds meta data for each user to the users.php table that is displayed by adding columns. I have that done but I would like to also add a button that will delete the meta ...
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Restrict admin access to certain pages for certain users

As the title says, I'd like to restrict back-end access to certain pages for certain users. While doing a site with 45-50 pages, I realised it would be a much better user experience if the Page menu ...
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Admin first hook that outputs HTML?

I think load-(page) is the first hook in the admin screen that deals with outputting HTML, but I'm not totally sure. Basically I'm looking for the equivalent to template_rediect or get_header, which ...
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Custom Admin Message from external source to multiple users

I am administrator for several wordpress sites. Each site has an editor and I would like to find a way to be able to write a single message in an external centralised place, and have that message ...
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Using List Table Filters for ALL Custom Post Types

Is there a way to create sortable columns for admin tables across ALL post types? I am working on a project with 7 Custom Post Types, and wondering if there is a better approach than using multiple ...
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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 ...
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WP-Admin edit.php & post.php slowdown after import of 10k users

Situation: Clean wordpress install No plugins VPS server 5.2ghz / 4gb RAM (Default Directadmin) Import of 10k users Problem: WP-Admin edit.php and post.php take >4sec to load. A custom post ...
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Error showing in current page id in wordpress admin

I am trying to remove a metabox ID from a page ID in the admin screen. So I have coded the following: function ag_remove_cmb_metaboxes() { global $post; $id = $post->ID; if ($id == ...
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Link Redirection issue for wp-admin

I am facing a problem when I login into the wp-admin dashboard. It is not allowing me to login with my domain name, but when I modify the url "www.example.com/blog/wp-admin" to ...
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Ajax in wordpress [duplicate]

I tried to write ajax with jquery to fetch data from database butajax doesn't return any data. I put that code in header and it return the whole html content in response. What is the code need to ...
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Filtering the Admin Comments List to Show Only Comments from the Current User?

In the Comments page (/wp-admin/edit-comments.php), every logged in user can see all the site comments. I'd like the users to see only his/her own comments and the comments that are left to ...
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Changing the Order of Admin Menu Sections?

I am getting a bit frustrated over here after having spent a few hours trying to accomplish this fairly simple task without any luck. Essentially I have 5 custom post types which I created and all I ...
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Displaying the number of updates available in the Admin area

I am having an issue finding out how to display the number of plugins/updates available to call somewhere else other than the admin header. I found the function wp_get_update_data should be what I ...
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How to change the publishing date of each posts? [duplicate]

I need to set the publishing date of many posts with the post date (the creation date). I know that I can do it editing the single post and changing the Published on value but this procedure is ...
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Admin user getting redirected to /wp-admin/user

I recently added a network to my multi-network wordpress install (that is, a single install with multiple subdomain networks, each with multiple subdirectory sites). Although everything appears ...
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Deploying Wordpress for clients - what do they have access to?

I've developed websites from scratch up till now and would like to switch to using Wordpress to save time and money. I've done some theme customization and plugin work so far. I can see that users ...
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Wordpress post feature image not uploading

Wordpress admin side post page feature image not uploading. Getting error like below An error occurred in the upload. Please try again later. Please give me answer.
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submit for review issue

I have installed WordPress on my linode vps and it was running without a problem till today. Today I realized I dont have admin rights to post a page in wp-admin. It doesn't show me submit button, ...
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wp-admin/admin-ajax.php returns 404

www.mysite.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php returns error 404 when logged out. www.mysite.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php loads a blank page with 0 when LOGGED IN. This is the proper behavior as per ...
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Delete Post From front Page ( With Wp-admin restriction )

am using this function to delete post from front // Delete from Front-End Link function wp_delete_post_link($link = 'Delete This', $before = '', $after = '', $title="Move this item to the Trash", ...
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profile.php sometime returns webpage not available for subscriber. Why?

I have a problem with my WordPress site when I log in into site being a subscriber and want edit my profile sometimes it retuens Webpage not available, or sometime it works fine. I don't know why. ...
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Filter Media Library by author or post_parent

I am trying to filter the Media Library so only media items that are uploaded by the current user OR children of the post being edited are visible. I've had no problem doing it if the conditions are ...
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Hooking into the Meta Boxes (Name/Web Address/Description) on the 'Add New Link' Page

Is there a way to modify/adjust the meta boxes (Name/Web Address/Description) on the 'Add New Link' page? I'm trying to add some jQuery functionality to them but am unsure how to 'hook' into them.
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Hide username from users list

I've hidden the username column from users administration with the following code: function modify_user_columns($column) { $column = array( "cb" => "<input type=\"checkbox\" />", ...
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Widget Areas Still Appearing in WP ADMIN When They Shouldn't

I had a bunch of "Widget Areas" registered for my theme. I removed a few and added a few. The ones which I removed, I deleted the code which is hooked on widgets_init for registering the sidebars. I ...
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.htaccess in wp-admin produces a redirect loop

I've decided to take the advice of protecting the /wp-admin directory using .htaccess on a website which keeps getting hacked. Whenever I upload .htaccess to /wp-admin, my browser says /wp-admin has ...
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List latest posts with least comments in WP-Admin

I want to encourage my authors to provide feedback to new posts that have not received enough exposure. To do this, I want to add a box to WP-Admin that lists the top 3 latest posts (from the past two ...
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Downgrade admin account by mistake

I made a huge mistake changing my admin account role from 'administrator' to 'Basic User'. Don't know what to do. Any suggestions how should I proceed to retrieve my account role back again, please?
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Require Login Redirect to Login Page

With the following function : function require_login() { if ( !is_user_logged_in() ) { auth_redirect(); } } Which action should be used? ...
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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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remove_meta_box for all post types doesn't seem to work

To remove a metabox from all post types at once, using a foreach seems like the logical thing to do. However it doesn't always work and I don't understand why. For examlple viewing the "Post" post ...
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Limit Words in Category / Term Description - Admin Panel

I'm working with a Taxonomy where the Terms have lengthy descriptions. It makes the Admin Panel look really ugly when WordPress tries to display these descriptions for 10 categories. I'm trying to ...
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Removing the main link to Jetpack from the menu

I need to remove the link to the Jetpack settings, but not the links to Omnisearch and Site Stats from the admin menu for everyone not having an administrator role: For this, I came up with this ...