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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') . ...
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Using /wp-admin works, using /login gives a 404. Why?

I just did a manual install and tried to login, but was unable to do so using domain.com/login. I got a 404 error. When I used domain.com/wp-admin, no issues. Did I do something wrong or forget to do ...
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Add custom fields to a page template, admin side

I'm adding a page template to the theme I'm currently using. Is there any way to make the admin editor to show some input text fields or other options for the template? For example, I'd need two ...
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Add Post Screen Keep Category structure

So on the add post screen in wordpress there is the category checkbox div. Before you select a category for your post it shows the correct hierarchical structure as defined in the category admin ...
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submenu item edit a specific post

I'd like to have a submenu item in the admin section link directly to the edit form for a specific post ID, a custom post type at that. Basically looking at using the add_submenu_page function to add ...
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do_shortcode() within Admin Page

I'm using a few plugins that have shortcodes ... however, instead of creating a public page for the content, I've created some new pages within the admin using add_menu_page and I need to know how to ...
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How to check if upload window came from the featured image link?

I need to verify if the media-upload screen came from a click on the "feature image link" on the admin screen. How can i do it? I've already change the way the uploader works , but I need to check ...
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How can I open up my administrative panel to everyone?

I'm planning on running a open news site that I want everyone to be able to view the inside of the site without registration. I feel like it should exist a simple check for viewing the WordPress ...
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Looking for a hook to add attachment information to the media library tab

I would like to be able to determine if an image has been attached to a post by looking at the collapsed viewmedia library tab. Is there's a hook I can use to add that data to this view of the Media ...
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Edit page header on a custom plugin

I am writing a custom plugin for Wordpress but how in the world do I edit the page header? I need to add some javascript and related codes there.
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Associating custom submenu item with post type of top level menu item

I'm working on a plugin that sets admin menu submenu pages on all different post types. I need to be able to associate these new submenu pages with the corresponding post type of the top level menu ...
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Stop loading “collaborators” users on add new post or page?

So our website has about 20k "collaborators" type of users and we'd like to stop loading all of them on the select box on the "add new post" or "add new page" PAGE. Maybe load only authors and above ...
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Custom Field values not Showing in Edit Page of Custom Post Type

Custom Field values not are not showing in respective fields while i click the "edit" button .. they just show blank as we are creating a new post.I am able to save the values in custom field while ...
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Remove specific items from Quick Edit menu of a Custom Post Type?

I would like to remove some items from the quick edit screen on a custom post type. I would like to remove "slug", "date" and "password", as they will never not be used by end users. I'm open to ...
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Only allow new subpages to be created

I'm looking for a way to only allow users to create new subpages once there are nine pages that are parents/root pages. Once there are nine parent pages when trying to create a new parent the users ...
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Working with post values in the admin panel

I have this basic admin page functions.php <?php include('ui.php'); ?> ui.php <?php function gui() { include('gui.php'); } function add_page() { $themename = 'Cesaro'; ...
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admin_print_styles incuding $_SERVER['DOCUMENT_ROOT']

All the Javascript isn't working in the admin area on my production server. Locally it works fine. I have narrowed it down to /wp-admin/wp-header.php line 72-78 do_action('admin_print_styles'); ...
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Why should I password protect WP-Admin?

Just occured to me: what's the point of password protecting www.yoursite.com/wp-admin when a user can just type www.yoursite.com/wp-login.php, bypassing the password on /wp-admin? Am I missing ...
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Redirect members to custom page upon logging in through WP admin

When a members logs in through WP admin, I would like to redirect them instantly to a custom URL. What will I need to change to make this possible? Respond with step-by-step details would be ideal.
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Sort by post word count in admin area

I have a custom post type called species which consists of a number of meta_fields. Ideally, what I'd like, is a word count for each species profile (that's just the term I use for a singular post of ...
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special characters after saving draft interpreted as �

I am trying to create posts in hindi language. These characters UÉeÉMÑüqÉÉU after saving/publishing are interpreted as U�e�M��q��U. Though, the special characters are stored with no change in the ...
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Error messages & can't reach admin after upgrading to 3.4.1 WordPress

My hosting company upgraded their php, so my site was getting all sorts of error messages. So, I make a backup of all my content, deleted the wp-admin, wp-includes and loose files in html, then ...