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Wordpress address URL keeps dropping the www

My Wordpress Address (URL) in general settings keeps losing the www from the URL - I type in http://www.domain.com and it saves and works fine. Next time I go in the address has changed to ...
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How can I add a set featured image function to a theme that doesn't already have it built in?

I'm a relative newbie to WP and PHP in general, but now that I'm into it, I've caught the "WP fever" and have ditched asp.net. I finally found a quality theme that I like and I'm considering buying ...
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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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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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How can I remove the new stats message? [closed]

I've recently (latest update) been welcomed to my stats page with this annoying message: Can anyone tell me how to remove that offensive red "did you know" message? Edit: Looks like adding: ...
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Cookie value cannot be read until I've logged into the WP admin

Once logged into the WP admin, I can refresh the front-end and see my cookie's value outputted as "hello world". If I log out of the admin, then refresh my front-end, the cookie's value is now ...
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how to force caching of wordpress admin

Because of using slow connection these days, I would like to force WordPress's Admin section to be cached in browser (FF,IE) so that it it takes less time to load admin pages (because in fact, most of ...
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Create a clickable name in WP_List_Table for Plugin Admin

I've been developing a plugin where I wanted to create a table, styled and working just like Wordpress's native Post/Page tables. Following the guide below, I was able to create the table and load my ...
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Namespace spl_autoload problem in Wordpress admin

I am experimenting with PHP namespacing within Worpdress plugins. The plugin includes a loader file which sets up the spl_autoload functionality and then instantiates a different controller depending ...
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Notifications Bar on home page only

Is it possible to create an "Alert" button that can be turned on and off thru wp-admin. Of course the "Alert" button im asking for is to be published at the main page, but can only be turned on when ...
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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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Show Custom Comment Fields when editing in admin

I'm using the Custom Comment plugin to add custom fields to my comments. This plugin lets you define more fields for comment to let your visitors include their facebook, twitter and ... in their ...
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Warning/Error in Admin Panel while developing theme

I am developing a theme for my website. As soon as I activated the theme, the following errors/warnings shows up on the top of the admin panel on every page. Strict Standards: call_user_func_array() ...
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Prevent Admin gui output from page added using add_submenu_page

I have created a download link for my plugin using add_submenu_page. When the link is clicked it gathers some files into a zip, then outputs the contents to the browser like so: header('Content-Type: ...
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Creat new admin url for custom post type

I have a custom post type called newsletter. Once the newsletter is created I want to create a link to download the newsletter from the admin section (the newsletter post type is not accessible from ...
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Wordpress multiple user roles accessing on their information on one site?

I intend to use Wordpress for the proof-of-concept of a cloud-based SaaS application I am building. My research into multi-tenancy and Wordpress only sheds insight into multiple sites sharing the same ...
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How to align bold,italic and underline in wp-admin?

When Im in wp-admin and editing a page and whant to make underline, bold and italic it dont appear on the site. I understand therese something i have to define in the css or thru wp-admin ? NOTE: I ...
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Making Comments, a sub_menu in admin menu

I know this may be a bit crazy, and hopefully there's a way of doing this with out chopping up the core. I am trying to clean up my Wordpress admin menu's and in doing such I'd like to move Comments ...
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Custom Attachment Type

I want to create a "photography" custom post type which uses attachment's same edit/upload panel. Exact same panels usage for "attachment" post type but with "photography" name. Is it possible?
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How to export comments in WordPress?

I want to export my comments to Excel, PDF or Word. The format really doesn't matter, I just want them exported. I tried the Export Comments plugin, the standard one, but couldn't get it to work, I ...
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What is wrong with this code to remove wp admin bar from one page

I'm just trying to turn off the wp admin bar on one page, but this function removes it from every page. What am I missing? <?php if ( !is_page('image-upload') ): show_admin_bar(false); ...
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Changing the header on post listing page in admin area

I want to display my custom menu in custom post listing page under the title of custom post type. For example there are post type and one small icon on custom post type listing page as well as ...
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Strange problem with HIdden Input field and WPAlchemy

I've been going Bananas with this problem for hours trying to figure out what is wrong. I have this code, simple enough and used in a similar manner many times before: <?php // Get the ...
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WP Login Button for current domain

I want to make a link that goes to wp-login.php for whatever domain I'm at now. Something like: <a ...
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Aspx/Rss feed - failed to open stream: Redirection limit reached

I have this issue ive been stuck with now. Its when i load a page that have a feed. I put the feed in wp-admin , this usually work with other feeds but not sure why its not working with this kind of ...
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Is Wordpress Suitable for my site?

I will be starting the development of a site that will allow my users to upload pictures and giving the ability to other people to view them. I just want to know if wordpress is suitable for all these ...
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How to set where user is redirected to after logging in at wp-login?

So i'm fairly certain this probably has something to do with the fact that I'm using a custom role I've set up in my functions.php file with almost 0 permissions. However, I'm still able to access ...
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Remove Permalink Meta Box not working?

For some reason the slug / permalink meta box is not being removed on the Edit Page screen. Code in functions.php function mjp_edit_meta_boxes() { // Remove Meta Boxes remove_meta_box( ...
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Adding content to a taxonomy metabox

I want to add some custom content to the default metabox for a custom taxonomy. Ideally I'd be able to insert this content above the tag cloud where it says Choose from the most used [tag]s. Is there ...
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Remove unusable metaboxes in nav menu management screen

When you visit wp-admin/nav-menus.php and there is no menu you get a set of metaboxes you cannot use. The only thing they do is drawing attention away from the Create Menu dialog. I want to hide ...
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wordpress admin is broken [closed]

I have just installed a fresh version of the latest wordpress locally but the backend admin area looks like this http://grab.by/iGik Not sure what is causing this, I have tried redownloading and ...
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Can you ungroup Custom Fields?

I have been using a lot of Custom Fields to make Wordpress like a CMS, beyond simple posts and post meta. The admin area for adding new posts has little "widgetized" movable areas like the ...
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Restrict Author role to only 3 wp-admin pages

I allow the author user role to add/edit posts (using a custom post type called "User Posts") as well as add/edit their own media from wp-admin. I currently have it set up so that the only menu items ...
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How do you create a custom edit.php / edit pages page

I need to create 3 custom edit.php pages which only display pages with a certain parent and the Post New button links to a new page with the corresponding parent. The closest answer I can is do not ...
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Show Welcome Panel on Dashboard for every user

I have customised the welcome panel on the dashboard for users with information in. I then hid the "Dismiss" button and added CSS to make the welcome panel always visible. Using the 'welcome_panel' ...
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Hide/Show only specific categories in wp-admin new-post.php

Can anyone give me a function or an idea of the method I would need to use to hide categories from the selection box in wp-admin? I have a custom post type and I would like my authors to be able to ...
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Disable the “remember me” to wp-admin

I Look long enough to find the solution of my problem. Really, Is there any way to disable the "Remember me" to wp-admin? I want to disable it for safety reasons. Thanks in advance.
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Link blogname and blogdescription to the Options Framework

I'm putting together a Theme Options page, where the user(s) I'm building this for would like to be able to edit a few settings directly from this page, including of which - the Site Title and ...
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Share Tags Between Custom Posts in Admin

Let's say I have several custom post types that all have support for post tags. Since these custom post types will all be tagged with mostly the same keywords, I'd like to know if there is a way to ...
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Site Title and Tagline in Theme Options Page

I'm using the Options Framework Theme to put together an options page. The user(s) I'm building this for would like to be able to edit a few settings directly from this page, including of which - the ...
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WP Admin Login keeps redirecting to login

Everytime I try to login it keeps redirecting me to the login page, or pretty much just loops. No error messages, just redirects. If I reset the password it works, but the next time it starts all ...
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How to Sort the Favorite Plugins Screen Alphabetically?

When viewing the Favorite Plugins tab, /wp-admin/plugin-install.php?tab=favorites, the list comes unordered, is it possible to sort it from A to Z?
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Remove “Time to upgrade” message from dashboard

So far I've been using the following code to remove the dashboard update message ("WordPress 3.5 is available! Please update now."): remove_action('wp_version_check', 'wp_version_check'); ...
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How to Remove All Admin Bar Menu Items?

I've seen techniques on how to remove specific Admin Bar items, but how do we do with those extra menus added by plugins/themes? How to remove all Admin Bar items? Related Q&A's Is the ...
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wp_list_tables bulk actions

How to fire on bulk actions inside of an extended WP_List_Table. I have been adding the following bulk actions to may table's select box but on Apply won't really happens anything here are how I ...
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how to use thickbox in admin?

I would like to show my retrieved content form my classes method in thickbox. How could I do this? I have been adding the proper id to my desired hyperlink but all of the admin body is getting parsed ...
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Enqueue Javascript Correctly for 3.5

I am trying to create tabs for admin settings page in wp, but I think I'm doing it wrong. The example below shows how I did it but I don't know how to change this to use it correctly with no conflict ...
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Using tabs for wordpress plugin

Done my research and found this is how to call the built-in ui tabs jquery script in wp for the admin area but I'm stuck on implementing the other jquery scripts needed that I believe are built into ...
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How to order by post meta name in wp admin?

I am trying to order by post meta name which I added for post. Post meta is "_merchant_id" an I know how to sort by merchan_id but I don't know how to sort by merchant name. I am sorting by merchant ...
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Odd /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php entries showing in Wassup

I have an odd issue going on that I'm not sure how to troubleshoot. Ever since I installed a popular post plugin (Wordpress Popular Posts) I have been seeing a strange entry in Wassup real time ...