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100+ terms in any taxonomy slows down post updates?

I'm making a fairly large (for me) e-commerce shop with Woocommerce. The shop has ±1300 products and will be going to ±2000 products. There are also ±2500 Product Tags. I've had speed problems on a ...
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Why would running an admin check throw a 500 error? I'm calling is_super_admin();

I have a plugin that I wrote. A user was experiencing compatibility problems with a theme of theirs which uses a masked dashboard to add listings on their site. If the user was logged in, and a ...
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How to run a external JavaScript file on wp-admin if admin, and other if normal user?

I'm new to WordPress plugins, and I'm trying to load a external JS/jQuery file with some scripts I need. It needs to run in the wp-admin page (not just once when activated). There is a JS file for a ...
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What is the right way to include a wp-admin file in your theme?

I'm trying to use wp_delete_user() in my theme, to allow a user to delete their account from the front-end. Turns out that the wp_delete_user() is not defined unless /wp-admin/includes/user.php has ...
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CSS of the admin panel

Where can i get hold of the CSS of the admin panels? Id like to make it look different on my development environment so that no one changes the production server by mistake. Like giving it a different ...
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Removing Dashboard Menu Items Through The Database

I'm dealing with a previous developer that's being difficult. He's removed the Plugin & Settings menus through the database (I'm assuming) as I can't find it anywhere in the functions.php file and ...
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Filter Custom Post Type in Admin

I have a custom post type that has custom meta that I want to be able to filter on the Admin page. Much like the "All | Published | Drafts | and Trash" links located above the post list. I can't seem ...
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wp-admin won't “remember me” in Chrome & Firefox

When I login to wp-admin, I tick the box to "remember me", so I don't have to login again next time. However, if I close the wp-admin tab, and reopen wp-admin in a new tab, I have to login again. ...
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Adding Fields to the Category, Tag and Custom Taxonomy Edit Screen in the WordPress Admin?

The question is "How do I add one or more fields to the Category, Tag and Custom Taxonomy Edit Screen in the WordPress Admin?" This question was asked on the wp-hackers list August 1st 2010 and I ...
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Filters 'request' and 'parse_query' not firing in sites.php nor link-manager.php

I'm trying to make sortable columns in Sites and Links listings admin pages. /wp-admin/network/sites.php and /wp-admin/link-manager.php The problem is the following filters are not firing up in ...
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Filter pre_get_posts does not modify Mine/All/Pending

Maybe I need to use a different filter, but I am using the pre_get_posts filter to filter out posts on a custom post list view. It works for the main table, but the quicklinks to (All) (Published) ...
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File exceeds upload_max_filesize, despite max filesize being large enough

I am trying to upload a 762KB picture using the multi-file uploader at /wp-admin/media-new.php. This page reports that my maximum upload filesize is 2GB. However, once the upload progress bar gets to ...
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How to create sub menu with a URL parameter?

I would like to add parameter for the submenus, but when I click to the admin page I receive the following message: You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page. Code: ...
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Completely remove WP_Admin_Bar for specific user roles

How do I hide/remove the admin bar that is displayed when a user with specific role is logged in? I figured I have to do something with remove_menu(), but not exactly what and how. Codex
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Plugin Development: Wordpress processes twice on post update. How to skip process on the first?

When you create a plugin and set up a process function, Wordpress will run the plugin process function twice upon clicking the update button. I believe the first process is for the versioning ...
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how to customize the default #adminmenu in wp-admin

i want to customize the #adminmenu for the wp-admin, how can i target the class via plugin? im planning to use below function, but im not sure if this is the correct way of doing so.. ...
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Ordering Post 2 Post admin meta box by meta from CPT

I've just started using Posts 2 Posts (brilliant plugin by the way) in combination with a custom post type called "Artist" and the WP Event Manager Plugin. My aim is to use P2P to link Artists to ...
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Grouping of CPTs and taxonomies into menu groups in admin

I have a group of custom post types such as "CPT A", "CPT B" and "CPT C". I display the admin page for each of these as subpages under a common Admin page. add_menu_page('Console', 'Console', ...
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'wp' hook supposed to trigger when editing a post?

I'm trying to figure out if this is by design, a bug or a feature I should try to request. I created a plugin and added the following code: function test_wp() { echo '<div style="position: ...
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Customize wp-admin form custom fields

I would like to customize some form elements in my WP admin area: starting from this example (http://api.jquery.com/val/ the one with the select) what I would liko to do, is to update a via a select ...
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Send email to user that his post has been rejected

I am searching for a solution for the following problem: I am using WP User Frontend, so that users can create posts in the frontend. After saving, the admin needs to review the post, and the ...
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$current_screen if condition for a specific page in admin

Right now I have this code to add some changes in my WYSIWYG editor in admin: add_filter( 'default_content', 'custom_editor_content' ); function custom_editor_content( $content ) { global ...
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wp-admin produces a 302 redirect to itself

I'm running Wordpress (v3.5.2) in network mode. Any of the sites which try to access /wp-admin produce a browser error saying there is a redirect loop. A redirect checker tool says the page returns ...
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Post Bulk Update

Is there any way to update all the posts at a time through query or through admin panel. For an example i am having an 1000 posts, how to update all the posts at a time. Thanks.
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Increment Page Order As Pages Are Created

In the Admin Panel, is there a way to hook into the page creation and increment Page Order number of each page or to be equal to the number of pages. Right now the default is 0 and when I make a new ...
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is_admin() conditional statement

I built front-end log in like this. <?php if( is_user_logged_in() ) { ?> <?php /* Template Name: front page */ get_header(); global $user_identity; $redirect = ...
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Possible to create placeholder images in Wordpress editor that are clickable (should bring up uploader)?

Working on a project where I would like to have buttons within the actual visual editor area where the user can click on the placeholder image and it brings up the upload dialog. I've seen that ...
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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 ...
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JQuery multiple toggle values

I'm trying to hide/show metaboxes dependant on the page template chosen. This has been working fine until I have come to show a metabox on more than one chosen page template. The below code displays ...
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How can I make a Live Demo of my Premium Plugin? Are there security risks?

I'm glad to have the opportunity to ask my first question here. The scenario is this: My team and I released a Premium Plugin last week. We have since received a number of requests for a Live Demo. ...
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Moving wp-admin folder to a different host in a multisite environment

Current Multisite setup: First site: www.site1.com Second site: subdomain.site1.com Admin: www.site1.com/wp-admin/ How to move wp-admin to a different host, which is accessed via a domain say ...
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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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Site Crashes When Updating to WordPress (Version 3.6)

I was just clicking the update button behind in the admin panel. it said no enough space in my hosting. then i went and removed some files and tried again then it was processing the wp update. ...
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adding custom stylesheet to wp-admin

im having troubles getting my custom stylesheet work on WP-ADMIN area. plugins_url('style.css', __FILE__) ); do i have to create folder in my plugins named css or do i just copy my .css to the ...
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Hide metabox dependant on page template chosen

I'm using the following JQuery script from this answer to toggle the display of metaboxes dependant on the Page Template selected. The example below shows the featured image metabox when the default ...
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Change the edit page for a custom post type?

I've been looking for this all day and can't find it. I'm working on a custom contacts page and I am using the custom post type feature so that I can have more control over it. I'm looking to change ...
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Restrict categories to a custom post type

In the WP-Admin when creating a post or a custom post type I want to restrict certain categories to a custom post type. For example, Posts will only be able to select Category A and B. And custom post ...
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How to filter by post-format in admin?

I need to filter my posts by Post-Formats in admin ? How can I do that ? For now, Wordpress allows to filter by Categories and Dates.
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Remove “posts” from admin but show a custom post

After checking out: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/remove_menu_page, I successfully use the following code to hide some stuff from the menu: add_action( 'admin_menu', ...
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htaccess and htpasswd

im trying to lock my admin panel from my users with adding htpsswrd file to wp-admin folder. but also i want my users can edit their profiles. so i create this file (htaccess) AuthName "Username and ...
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Images on admin backend not showing up

It was going alright with images a week ago! But recently when I noticed I found that image thumbnails in media library and in post editor were either not showing up or were just showing there ...
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Show a custom field instead of username in the backend author area

I'm building a new WP site with about 1200 authors(which are actually companies, pulled from my client's existing site), each attached to at least one custom post type. My problem is the admin(our ...
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Can admin-ajax.php be used for spam purposes? And if yes, how to prevent that?

Today I've got a letter from my hosting provider that admin-ajax.php script had been sending spam until it was blocked. About two thousand spam messages were sent to different emails. I know if you ...
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Post data in wp-admin to external database

I am trying to make a private form to submit data into an external database so that I can later pull from the database and display the records on a page. So far I have been trying to create a plugin ...
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Is it possible to add an admin page using add_submenu_page() and pass a var in the query string?

I am making a plugin and I have a bunch of different data types that I am creating edit pages for. I'd rather not have to create a separate function to add each one to the admin menus, since they're ...
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Admin login not working

I can't log in as admin on my wordpress site. I've tried to change the password, and a bunch of other stuff, but no result. What happens is that I come back to the log in page, no message. The strange ...
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Backend search; include CPT meta?

I've currently got a CPT with 2 part titles; I've got everything working perfectly on the frontend. But when it comes to searching for a post, the post you're searching for doesn't always show up ...
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Can't preview custom post - Redirected to home page

When I click on preview in custom post types I get redirected to home page. But when I visit or view the page that have all the Custom posts in I can see all of them. I cant figure out what or why. ...
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How i add new link after Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View in quick edit section

I want to add new link in custom post type . I have create a custom post type and i want to add new link after Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View links like Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View | PDF . How ...
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Create custom page and custom menu

I'm trying to do one custom menu at my wordpress admin panel. My plans are: make and menu, to add some contents at a custom page, like "people" and their names, etc... I wanna make it with php. I ...