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I get “The PHP Date/Time library is not supported by your web host.” on my CentOS host, what library to I need to install to add support?

I did some quick looking around, but my PHP skills are pretty nascent. I am sure there is just a package that needs installing. Edit to add additional information about the setup: Using: yum info ...
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How to eliminate weird 404 errors in wp-admin?

I run a WordPress site with about 70 active plugins. Every so often, I'll get a random error page ("Not Found", though I haven't checked the headers to see if it's a 404) on a /wp-admin/ page that ...
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How can I improve the line break handling in the WYSIWYG editor?

I always find myself in HTML mode in the editor to try and get simple things like breaks between paragraphs to show up right (using <p></p>). Is that normal? Is there a better editor out ...
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Invalid post type when click “Filter” or “Apply” button in Wordpres admin Post list

I need your help to resolve 1 Issue in Wordpress admin page. I'm using WP 3.7.1 and twentytwelve template. I have some posts and pages. Currently, when I click Filter or Apply button in Post/Page ...
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Change Order of Admin Posts Depending on Meta

In my Admin Panel I have a custom post type of posts - with page attributes to define order. Is there "easy" way of changing how the admin panel pulls posts so I can reorder them? Page Attributes ...
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Wordpress in sub directory wp-admin problem

I have WordPress 3.3.1 installed in a sub directory on my site just to use as a staging test site. It seems the root sites .htaccess is creating problems for Wordpress wp-admin page. I've set the ...
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Limit access to dashboard to X amount of days [duplicate]

Is it possible to give users with roles A or B access to the dashboard for a certain amount of days, by comparing the date of creation of the website with the current date?The scenario would be: user ...
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Fetch post from one WordPress blog & display it on other WordPress blog

I am having 2 WordPress install.One for website & one for blog. I want to display post from my blog to website.How can i achieve it? Is there any way to fetch post from one blog to another? Is it ...
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What is an “Options Framework” for Wordpress

I am exploring a couple options frameworks for wordpress like the Redux Framework. As a non-developer interested in maintaining my own Wordpress based web app, when would an options framework like ...
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Dynamic Wordpress Admin Panel

I would like to create a customized Wordpress admin panel that changes based on the user's log in credentials. For example, if the site administrator logs in from the WP-Admin page, they would be ...
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How to hide Admin Tabs? [duplicate]

I'm trying to hide tabs of admin panel like Posts, Pages, etc... I tried Admin Menu Editor without success.
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Debian drops connection in wordpress admin section

I have installed wordpress 3.6(also tried 3.7). The problem is when I get to admin section, server after approximately 10 requests began to abort connection (on both get and post requests). I have ...
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Using in 'category_name' in '$query->set();'?

Here's the function I have in my theme's functions.php: function better_editions( $query ) { // Categories act as 'Editions' on my site $get_edition = get_query_var( 'category_name' ); ...
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Pass PHP variable between functions in functions.php

I have a WordPress Admin page where you can add a "listing". Within this Admin Page I have added many fields which transfer variables over to the listing page which is created/updated. Within this ...
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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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Cannot redeclare wp_update_core()

I think it's right after the WordPress update, we can't access the wp-admin to log in anymore. Fatal error: Cannot redeclare wp_update_core() (previously declared in ...
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Wordpress admin not working with domain name

I had wordpress site on LAMP server without domain name mapping. I am able to access site with IP http://192.237.169.17 without any issue. http://192.237.169.17 pointing to sub-domain folder on ...
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What are the standard admin CSS id/class tags?

Is there a list of WordPress CSS id/classes that i can use to build plugin option screens that look and feel more like a normal WordPress option page? i have found some through serendipity but it ...
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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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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. ...
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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 ...
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add slug beside name in Admin Category Checklists

im creating a lot of Categories with the same Name and different slugs, but im having problems identifying which is which in the admin panel, so i came up with the idea of inserting the slug besides ...
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Change the text on the Publish button

Is there a way to change the text of the publish button on a custom post type to say some different? For example, Save instead of Publish. And also remove the draft button?
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Ajax solution similar to WP Categories functioning in Admin area

I'd like to implement a similar functionality as WP Categories screen in the Admin area. Where you can add category and it will appear in the list of all categories straight away. I have a CD custom ...
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Redirect loop in /wp-admin/

A site I manage has just become inaccessible to the admin today. I just updated apache on the server to enable mod_deflate and also to upgrade PHP from 5.3 to 5.4. Since doing that every time I ...
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Disable dragging of meta boxes?

Anyone know how to disable this functionality so the meta boxes can't be repositioned?
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Date range filter for manage posts list on edit.php

I need to add some custom submenu links to the Posts menu in WordPress admin so content managers can click on a link and get a list of posts from today, yesterday or this month. The default date ...
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GoDaddy hosting wp-admin problem

I'm having a big issue with /wp-admin login page on GoDaddy Hosting Account (Windows). I can't log in if I visit the following url. I get re-directed to the login page again. domain.com/wp-admin ...
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Simultaneous admin updates causes custom fields to not update

Okay, I have another doozie of a problem and although I'm still in the middle of trying to figure out exactly what's going on and what kind of help I might need, I thought I'd throw something up here ...
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How to find out if an wp-admin action edited a file?

I want to create a small plugin to automatically purge the APC opcode cache after specific actions in the Wordpress admin interface. This is necessary if e.g. apc.stat is set to 0, as a change to a ...
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Which actions can update/change .php files?

As a followup to my question "How to find out if an wp-admin action edited a file?" I now could use a list of actions and files that can actually cause an update or change to .php-files in a default ...
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Change ordering of fields of custom post type in admin page

I have a custom post type and am placing in custom meta boxes. How do I change the ordering of the fields of a custom page in the admin? For example, I have a custom field called subtitle. How do I ...
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Displaying Post Title on Post Edit page?

I'm trying to include the post title in a custom post type edit screen. For example if the post is called Biography, I want the edit page title to be 'Edit Biography'. I'm using the below code: ...
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Add text to post list/edit screens?

I'd like to add some descriptive text underneath the page title on both the list and edit post screens for the default post and also custom post types - e.g. "Below is a list of your recent blog ...
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How do increase the amount of links shown down the left in the admin menu?

I've inherited a Wordpress site that uses http://podsframework.org/ CMSframework plugin. unfortunately the previous admin created so many pods, which in turn created a lot of custom post types that ...
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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. ...
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Site Title and Tagline in Pagelines DMS Options Panel

I'm using the Pagelines DMS Theme and I'm wanting to extend the functionality of the front end admin panel. The user(s) I'm building this for would like to be able to edit a few settings directly from ...
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Why is there an intermediate redirect to https://public-url.org/wp-admin?

I have the SITE_DOMAIN set as foo.example.com, this has a SSL for *.example.com http://example.org, is the url for the frontpage, this works. There is no certificate for example.org. Now, when I ...
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wordpress register nav menu not showing in admin

I am using the following code to register a menu for my theme. In functions.php I have written the following: register_nav_menu( 'header-menu', __( 'Header Menu' ) ); When going into wp-admin ...
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How to get Role Subscribe Users on Admin Menu only in Pages in Wordpress

How to get Role Subscribe Users on Admin Menu only in Pages in Wordpress and also asign pages to only a specific user and also get the pages on homepage by user ID. Example: here a link, i want to ...
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Change permalink when page category selected in admin

I'm using the Events Manager plugin which uses a custom post type of 'events' and a custom taxonomy of 'event-categories'. One of my events categories is 'Short courses'. When I check this category ...
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How can I enable a TINYMCE rich text editor in the admin interface?

I'd like to add some text above my category archives, and I'd like to use the built-in Wordpress TinyMCE editor to do it. I've seen some plugins like black-studio-tinymce-widget which does a nice job ...
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How to set Active plugins as the default screen?

In my testing environment, I've got one hundred plugins. I'm more interested in seeing first the Active plugins than the complete list (All). How can I change the default screen for the Plugins menu ...
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Custom login redirects to wp-admin on wrong password

My custom login form redirects to the wp-admin login when an user doesn't manage to guesses his/her credentials right. How can I manage to redirect the user to the current form instead? And of course ...
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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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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 = ...
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Override default options in plugin metaboxes

Imagine you are on a post-new page to add a post, and a metabox added by a plugin has a lot of checkboxes that always need to be checked manually. Here is one of them: <div class="form_item ...
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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 ...
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Blocking Administrative Access to Authors and Subcribers?

I would like to turn off admin panel for authors and subscribers. Is there any secure way to keep them away from admin panel?