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

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How can i force wp-admin to use 2-column dashboard layout? [closed]

How can i force wp-admin to use 2 column layout via plugin?
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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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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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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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Pages redirect me to the homepage

I am the admin of a multi Wordpress websites that are controlled from one Administration page. After updating to the latest version of Wordpress, 3.6.1, all of the pages are redirected to the to the ...
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js Conflict in admin panel - I guess it's from the core WP installation

A client's site: causing serious js conflict or js loading disabilities, is under custody. Activating DEBUG, Deactivating all Plugins, and Activating Default theme "T13" found that, still the problem ...
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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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Render content after post title in wp-admin

I want a plugin to place custom content below the post title, and to the right of the permalink. However, I cannot find a specific action reference to hook into. The screenshot demonstrates the ...
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wp_dequeue_script not working in my plugin

There is a theme my client is using. It enqueues many scripts in the admin area of WordPress. I'd like to dequeue these so that my plugin works properly. Commenting out this code wp_enqueue_script( ...
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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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Using TinyMce with textareas in meta boxes on custom post types

I am trying to use the http://www.tinymce.com/ plugin to add a tinymce to my textareas in my meta boxes I have created. I've googled other ways and either I cant get it to work or didnt grasp the ...
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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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Forcing Wordpress Administration onto a separate SSL Host

I've inherited a half-dozen or so wordpress sites. In a perfect world I would just put every one of them behind SSL throughout but I don't quite have enough IP addresses to go around and SNI will cut ...
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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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adding the category to the admin column for a custom post type?

I have built a custom post type called article and the information given on the admin summary screen is sparse. I was able to add the featured image post thumbnail image using the http://codex....
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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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Strange characters appeared in header

Hi everyone! I have a problem with my website. There are strange characters in the header and I couldn't find any file with hardcoded characters like this. So I don't know how to fix this. The same ...
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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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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.. add_action('...
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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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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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'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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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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$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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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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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 = $_SERVER['...
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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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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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wp-admin url doesn't allow to login and redirects to same page

I am using Wordpress 3.6, the latest version. When I access login page for admin URL like www.example.com/wp-admin and I enter the username and password, Wordpress redirects me to the same page. But ...
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Add filter-by-tag in the all posts admin console page

By default the 'all posts' page contains the following filters by date by category Is there a way I can add 'by tags' as well ?
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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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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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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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Add tabbed menu to admin page

I am very new to WordPress and here I want to create one admin page with tabs as shown in image How can I create such page with these tabs?
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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 file-...
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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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Customize a WP_Posts_List_Table class

How can I customize output of tables of records in wp-admin/edit.php? What options are available for editing display_tablenav('top') and display_tablenav('bottom') before outputting in class ...
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How do I improve this admin query snippet to avoid generating duplicate results on non-meta searches?

I've been playing around with code snippets which add meta data to admin searches. The best snippet I've found was written by Stefano on this question. However, it appears to have 1, annoying bug ...
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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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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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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 wp-...
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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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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 ...