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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 ...
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Admin pages have no content

Not the usual white screen of whatever horror, my site is shown normally until you go to the admin dashboard. While the dashboard (or the admin menu if you will) is visible and responds accordingly, ...
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Publish page by invoking submit via jQuery

I'm looking for a solution to a bug that occured in an answer to an earlier question. The general idea is that I want to invoke submit on the post form and have the page published. What happens now ...
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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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List latest posts in WP-Admin

I run a multiple author site and I have created a plugin in wp-admin where authors can connect and collaborate with each other. To enhance it, I want to display a list of latest posts, this list ...
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How to add admin bar and admin menu or submenu notification bubbles?

What would you recommend to use as far as manipulating the admin bar goes? I was thinking to just add a new admin bar node, and with CSS set a background image for the icon. Then in the node, just ...
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Change Default Content when Creating a Post based on Previous Category Choice

I'm working on a system that forces users (unfamiliar with wp) to choose a category before creating a new post, and then adds some appropriate html layout styling to help them. The following code ...
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What is the best method to close off the backend?

The goal: Completely remove the ability to access the WordPress backend on the production domain. Ex. return a 404 for http://example.com/wp-admin Purpose: I don't want any possibility of WordPress' ...
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How to disable automatic excerpt generation *in admin*?

I'm adding a custom column named Excerpt with Codepress Admin Columns, and would like to know specifically when the Excerpt has not been filled out. Instead WordPress shows post content automatically, ...
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How do I duplicate a single post, with all its properties, and save it as a different post?

In a wordpress plugin, how can I duplicate/clone a single post? I would need to: 1) get a specific post 2) clear its ID property so that it's saved as a new post 3) save it. In the process, I would ...
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How do I Upload/Import Form (Input) Files via. Ajax function?

I keep running into an issue getting the file(s) added/switched to ajax so that the server ajax handler can deal with the rest. How can I get the $_FILES to be passed the same as with the default ...
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Remove Meta-boxes (Yoast SEO plugin) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: WordPress SEO by Yoast: Hide Meta boxes in posts for non-admins I was wondering how to remove Meta-boxes from the post page. I would like that only administrators or ...
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How to disable categories/most used in 'add new post'?

How to disable categories/most used in 'add new post'? I tried function: remove_meta_box(), but it doesn't work for me, i tried it in functions.php for my theme, it's mistake?
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Admin comments and user restrictions

I have set a bunch of roles within wordpress with the help of the "members" plugin. But the capabilities regarding the comments moderation are very limited ("manage_others_comments" or not) What I ...
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Redirect users away from Admin breaks ajax

Tried to make a simple redirect for some users I don't want to access the wp-admin/, so I did this code: function no_admin_access() { if ( !current_user_can( 'delete_posts' ) ) { ...
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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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Users disappeared from wp-admin

I have a WordPress multisite network and the question is related to one of my sites on that network. The site has a login page before you can use that site. So I created a user from wp-admin with the ...
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Modify “View” in admin panel for custom taxonomy

Fristly, sorry for my bad english. Secondly, I can't find a solution for my problem since 2 weeks. It's a simple things but I can't find how to do it. I explain my problem : I got 2 custom taxonomies ...
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How to obtain the user ID of the current profile being edited in WP-Admin?

Is there a way of obtaining the user ID of the profile being edited in wp-admin? I know it's in the URL if you are editing a user, EX: ./wp-admin/user-edit.php?user_id=427. Could always ...
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Moved wordpress from localhost to live and wp-admin shows white screen

Hi I developed a website in wordpress on my localhost then moved it to a live server. Everything is working fine except wp-admin. When I go to domain/wp-admin it shows a white screen. Yet when I go to ...
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post-new.php?post_type=product is not loading properly

Background: I have installed Jigoshop along with my custom theme. When I go to 'Add product' there is no featured image box showing. So I've added the code add_theme_support( 'post-thumbnails' ); ...
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remove_action with profile_personal_options

I'd like to remove the action profile_personal_options (more specifically the color scheme and visual editor checkbox) which shows up in wp-admin/user-edit.php. I believe it's as simple as running it ...
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How to make certain page templates visible to admin only

Making a site for a client, I have some pages that the client won't be able to edit or delete. These pages rely on specific page templates. However, I don't want these templates to be available for ...
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How do I add a favicon that only shows during viewing of my plugin's admin panel?

How do I add a favicon that only shows during viewing of my plugin's admin panel? I mean, what event do I intercept?
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Custom text-only header

I am developing a WordPress theme and would like to make use of a custom header on a the homepage (I'm using a custom page template). I would like this header to not include an image, but rather an ...
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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 ...
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Change top level menu item to point to custom submenu item

I'm using a plugin called CMS Page Order http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/cms-page-order/ (Now referred to as CPO) It's pretty simple, the said plugin adds a new item to the submenu of every ...
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How to get the password and username of the add new user form (admin back end) in wordpress

I am trying to get the username and password that entered by the wordpress admin in the add new user screen to use those into creating a webmail account using cpanel api. How to do that? is there is ...
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Securing Admin Accounts - Username Discovery

We've had Limit Login Attempts installed for some weeks now, and the number of brute force attempts occurring on wp-admin/wp-login is pretty amazing. At first the attempts were all with the username ...
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How to prevent access to wp-admin for certain user roles?

I did try using the plugin Front End Users but this clashes with something as it prevents access to some front end pages. So I need to manually just set it so that anyone who isn't one of two ...
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How To Create User Specific Admin User Pages?

The aim is for a proposed site to have customers be able to login and be able to view a private and customer specific ADMIN page NOT frontend page (although this would be much easier to achieve). ...
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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 ...
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Custom Fields - Taller editing area

Don't know if this is possible, but can the custom fields be adjusted to be taller in the admin panel? It's a bit tedious to have to stretch the textbox every time you want to edit an existing field ...
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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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Wordpress shows my picture in admin bar

I have installed wordpress on my dev but during installation, I did not upload any picture for my profile but on admin bar, it is showing my picture. How I can remove it?
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Exclude featured image from gallery in wp-admin

Is there a way to prevent the featured image from even showing up in a post's gallery? e.g. when editing the gallery in the admin for a post, the featured image isn't there.
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Auto create post title in admin

I want to be able to generate titles automatically for a certain custom post type in WP admin. Been looking for a solution but I'm not sure if I'm headed in the right direction by adding this hook - ...
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Is it possible to show custom comment metadata in the admin panel?

I've customized my comment form with a new field (city, but that doesn't really matter). I've hooked and filtered and added my comment metadata with add_comment_metadata. I want to show that metadata ...
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Issue with checked() echoing on to page

This is kind of a weird one. I'm in the process of building a widget that goes through posts of type product and displays a list of checkboxes in the admin panel to display/show the products in the ...
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lock meta box position on post edit screen for contributors

Our website has an open system for contributors (WP User Role) to add news and calendar content to the site. I'd like to set and lock the position of the content and meta boxes on the post edit ...
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Show posts of parent in edit.php

I'm creating a post type for a site where there 4 main 'parent' pages in a custom post type. For the sake of argument the post type is 'schools' the 4 (of many) parents are: Cambridge Teesside ...
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Modify admin panel tab position

I was just wondering if it's possible at all to move the position of a tab inside the admin panel. Here's what I mean: http://i.stack.imgur.com/XDz8X.png As you can see I have plenty of custom post ...
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How to stop wordpress from showing the selected category on top of others in the category selection?

By default in the category chooser at the edit post screen wordpress displays the selected categories on top of the others, i find that extremely annoying and i would like to disable the feature even ...
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Removing user fields [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How To Add Custom Form Fields To The User Profile Page? I'm current removing some user fields with the following code in the functions.php file: function ...
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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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How to customize `Edit-Post` Screen

I have found edit-form-advance.php in /admin/ that contain layout of edit-post page Have any way to customize layout via add_action(); ? because I didn't want to edit directly within Wordpress admin ...
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Fast publishing in wordpress

Wodpress editor is too slow. How to create other faster interface or how to fast publish posts. I just need fileds for author, category and subtitle. Is there any way instead of default wordpress ...
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Register page in admin area

Ok, so I have a table in my admin area for my plugin. Each row as an edit button, which should post to the edit page. I don't know how to add my php edit page to the registered wordpress page, though, ...
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Sub folder CSS that's read by Admin panel

I'm in the process of creating a theme that will have several different setup options based on input from the administrator. One of the options will be to have a Zurb or Basic type layout. I'm ...
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Retrieve Path of admin.php

Is there a better way of retrieving the path of admin.php and the url of wp-admin.css? What I can think of is: $adminphppath = ABSPATH . '\wp-admin\admin.php'; $admincssurl = get_bloginfo('wpurl') . ...