Tools for site administration located in the `wp-admin` directory of a WordPress site.

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Custom rewrite rule for backend/admin?

I would like to create a custom rewrite rule that will take the URL: http://domain/submit-project/add but display http://domain/wp/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=project Is there any way to do ...
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Cannot Update wp DB - Get 500 Error

I have this site on godaddy Failpeep.com , It started giving me this problem yesterday , When I tried to login to admin area , It 1st kept loading if I entered the correct password and took me to a ...
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Why adding Categories does not auto refresh in Backend while using my custom theme?

If I am using my own created custom theme, the Post Categories Page in admin panel is not getting updated automatically when I add a new Category. To see the new category I have to reload the page ...
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using slug instead of ID in admin edit post url

In Admin, is there any way to use a slug instead of a post ID# within the url that takes you to a post's edit screen. So instead of: http://mysite.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=5562&action=edit ...
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“widget” on edit.php which loads/saves data

i am trying to add a "widget" to the edit.php post-filter-table as seen in this plugin: https://wordpress.org/plugins/advanced-post-manager/screenshots/ i would love to do this with piklist or ...
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Is there ANY way to remove comments function and section totally?

I don't want any comment querys to run. I don't wont anything about comments to be shown in wordpress admin area. Is this possible in any way? EDIT: Remove all links to the comments from admin bar, ...
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New wordpress install, what are the reasons the “Install Themes” tab is missing?

I just installed Wordpress 4.0.1 (never ran this version before, but I remember this not being a problem with older versions) and gave the requisite permissions to the various folders to allow updates....
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wp-admin page redirecting to 404 error page

I updated my Wordpress site to 4.0.1 from 3.8.5 and now I can't access my wp-admin page. It redirects to a 404 error page. I've already tried deactivating my plugins by renaming my plugin folder via ...
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Replace wordpress login logo with custom text

I wanted to replace the wordpress logo which is displayed on login screen with some custom text. Here is the code what I tried so far: function my_custom_logo() { echo '<style type="text/css"&...
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Admin Filter - Add Post Type Description on Post Type Page

WordPress allows adding descriptions to Custom Post Types whenever it's registered. ( register_post_type(). I would like to output that title on the Admin Landing Page ( View All Post Type ) ...
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Get access to Wordpress when logged out

I have a WP site with bbPress installed and bbPress Like Button (a like button plugin). I was trying to import a phpBB forum to bbPress. I'm having problems doing this and in the process must have ...
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Hide user group filtering links

I have standard 4.0.1 wordpress site through which I'm selling digital content with woocommerce. I have permission scheme set up so that i have thousands of user groups (group can access certain ...
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always by default show welcome panel in the dashboard

i am looking for solution to show always welcome panel in the dashboard by php code. i know that for every user this parameter is stored in DB. the question is, how can i check if the login user don'...
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How To Create a Metabox of HTML Content with Instructions For Editors When Editing a Post or Page?

I would like to add a custom Metabox with HTML content in the screens New and Edit Posts/Pages ( /wp-admin/post.php?post=POST_ID&action=edit), so that I could display a list of editorial ...
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Plugin Development - Get Admin Url (Including cases where wp-admin is not used)

I'm currently writing a WordPress plugin, and am looking to retrieve the WordPress admin url. It sounds simple enough - and it is - assuming every WordPress install is using the default wp-admin slug; ...
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_wpnonce blank screen

this is killing me! I don't understand what is making _wpnonce and _wp_http_referer appearing in the url. If I manually delete them from the url, it is working, so this is the problem. Even with all ...
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Add mass action to wp-admin/users.php

I'm heavelly modified my Wordpress, it's amazing what you can do with wordpress hooks, actions.. But i'm not able to find how can i add mass action for users. Let's say i select 5 users and i want to ...
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Why WordPress not logout after I have close my browser?

The default login cookie has expiry time as "session", so suppose when I close my browser, I need to login again when I visit wp-admin. But I've found that serveral time I've closed my browser (kill ...
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Elegantly using JavaScript on widget admin forms

I'm working on a project involving a lot of widgets, and I'm thinking it'd be really great to have a "More options" section built using jQuery UI Accordion that expands when clicked. So, I've ...
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Failed to load resource at admin screen

So I've done Wordpress clean install in a live server. Everything looks fine and seems to work. However, if I go to the admin's edit page or post and try to add or change the featured image, the Media ...
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I can´t access my admin panel. I tried all possible solutions

HELP. This morning I was editing a little line in the style.css file (to change the way the navigation menu displayed). All of a sudden I was not able to access my admin panel, but the frontend was ...
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Wordpress custom permalinks not working on OS X localhost

When changing premalinks, none of the pages and links are not working except home page :( Result are shown below. Thanks in advance.
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Replacing select2 in admin backend for all selects

I originally posted this question as a javascript question here, but think maybe it would be better asked here. I tried adding select2 to all wordpress admin screens. However, since many selects are ...
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Adding text in more than one language (at the same time)

I am building a wordpress site. On the upper-right hand corner of every page on the site I am going to have two (or more) flags, and clicking on any given flag should cause the site to display the ...
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jQuery UI inside widget on admin page

I have created a widget that has quite a few settings, and so I am trying to create a tabbed menu (using jQuery UI) inside the widget settings of the admin page. The problem is basically that tabs ...
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Adding a Taxonomy Filter to Admin List for a Custom Post Type?

I have created a Custom Post Type called 'listing' and added a Custom Taxonomy called 'businesses'. I would like to add a dropdown list of Businesses to the admin list for the Listings. Here is what ...
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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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post_mime_types Filter not Working in List Mode

I'm using the following code to add new sorting options to my Media Library: function modify_post_mime_types( $post_mime_types ) { $post_mime_types['application/pdf'] = array( __( 'PDFs' ), __( '...
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Wordpress login not working

Ok so i needed to add a new user to my wordpress site DreamersCorp.org. When registering in the wp-admin screen it worked. I then proceeded to login and it failed. I then reset the password. I once ...
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Blank page when viewing wp-admin

I just add new user for my website and everything went perfect. Suddenly when I am trying to go to www.mysite.com/wp-admin it only shows a white blank page and redirect to this address : http://www....
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How do I make it so that the all users page is not a white screen?

I tried to up the amount of users displayed on the screen, and then after clicking 'Apply', the Users page stays white for me, and only the user page. How do I fix this?
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I moved my site to another server, wp admin works so does the front page, but posts don't work

Pretty much summed up everything in the title. I can see the posts in wp admin, but when I hit the "View" link they return a 404 not found. Do you have any idea why this is happening? As a note: I ...
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Blank sign in page

I have a serious problem with my wordpress site. When I try to enter into my wp-admin page, I get blank page. I tried every solution possible including: deactivate plugins, update to higher wordpress ...
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WP Admin default view mode for Custom Post Type

To change it globally to excerpt for every post type I can use: function my_default_posts_list_mode( $default ) { return 'excerpt'; } add_filter( 'default-posts-list-mode', '...
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Best way to filter featured image text for a custom post type?

I am trying to change the "Set featured image", "Remove featured image", and "Use as featured image" text links of a custom post type for my plugin Meteor Slides. I found the "...
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Edit specific nodes in WP_Admin_Bar

Is it easily possible to edit links in the WP_Admin_Bar global $wp_admin_bar instance?
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wordpress plugin admin area save settings

I am brand new in wp plugin development and i need your help cause throw web the answers that i find confused me. So i would like to make a countdown timer wp plugin for my website that will display ...
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Ajax return 0 in plugin - ajax only used in wp-admin

i use ajax a lot and have no problams with it. This time i am trying to use ajax inside wp-admin and only their aka this is not a "nopriv" issuse. This is being used inside a plugin i am writing. ...
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How to limit what Editors see in the admin?

I have a site with a bunch of custom post types, and a few plugins. I would like it so that editors ONLY have access to see posts when they visit a site. Does anyone know of how I can do that? I ...
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Share same domain for wp-admin but for different website

I have site like http://www.foo.com http://www.bar.com And I've a wildcard SSL cert *.example.com, instead of buying two SSL certs for the above two domains, can I re-use my existing wildcard SSL ...
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Custom Post Type Pagination Problem in Admin Section

I have several custom post types, here is the creation of two of them: Projects add_action( 'init', 'register_cpt_project' ); function register_cpt_project() { $labels = array( 'name' => ...
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How Can I Found Admin Directory

I need to install a plug-in to my client's website but I don't know admin path. Probably he changed the directory with a plug-in but I can't find it. I have admin, FTP and database login/pass. I ...
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Disable Admin CP authentication (or auto login)

Is there a way to allow anyone into the admin panel, without the need to log in? Or, if need be, is there a way to have Wordpress auto-login using a certain set of credentials? This seems like ...
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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 set_roundtable_columns($...
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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 ...