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

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Change headers in admin posts list

Is there anyway to show different information shown about custom post types in their list in the admin, wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=myposttype ? Obviously I could rip it apart by adding php or js to ...
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Is There a WordPress Hook to Filter the Edit Posts View?

I want to be able to customize the WordPress edit posts screen to filter based on a custom field (or whatever). Unfortunately I'm not sure what filter or hook to use here, and instead of opening the ...
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Make sub menu items a main link in the admin menu using fuctions.php

I am trying to customize the admin area using the functions.php file to make things easier for my clients. One request I have got before and hope to be able to accomplish, is to move some of the sub ...
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Using DePo Masthead with WP 3+

Does anyone have any experience with running DePo Masthead in WP3+? I'm thinking of changing the theme on my personal site and blog.
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Changing Admin Menu Labels

I have spent the last day using the functions.php file to fully customize WordPress for my client sites. I am amazed at how much I have been able to accomplish and how much easier it will make things ...
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Replacing Scripts in Admin Load_Scripts

I'm currently creating a plugin that requires me to overwrite one of the Wordpress admin panel javascript files. I have recreated the file with the changes, I need to know how to replace the existing ...
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jQuery UI & Admin (Calendar)

Am I smoking crack or why wouldn't this work? :/ This all seems pretty straightforward: function admin_head() { ?> <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="<?php ...
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How do I filter the excerpt metabox description in admin?

I want to change the default "Excerpts are optional hand-crafted summaries of your content that can be used in your theme. Learn more about manual excerpts." help text below the Excerpt input area to ...
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Pre-fill fields with content from outside when creating a new post

I'd like to find a way to fill some of the fields from the /wp-admin/post-new.php page from an external source. It works for the title: loading /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_title=title1 fills the ...
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How to create a wp admin page (for use in an ajax request)

How can I create a URL to an admin page (under /wp-admin/) that I'm not adding to the navigation? I want to use the URL for an ajax request.
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Help with accessing wp-admin page and resolving error messages

I was recently advised to reinstall both wordpress and my wordpress theme due to (i think) a still unresolved error with a slide manager, but on doing so, apppear to have lost access to the admin-wp ...
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Add “external” link to admin menu in the backend

Trying to add a link to my admin menu (dashboard/backend) that leads to the frontend of wordpress, so I basically want a link in the menu that takes me to the blog. I've found a couple of ways to ...
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Upload media file problem

I have a strange upload problem similar to: wordpress upload http error? I have an 8MB upload limit and no control of the php.ini. My client can upload small media files (images and PDFs) ...
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URLs of plugin resources?

I am trying to add in a script and css file for my plugin into the admin header. Is there a function similar to get_bloginfo('url') that I could use to reference the files correctly without having to ...
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jquery UI in wordpress admin

Does anyone have experience with using the jQuery UI plugins in the Wordpress admin area? I´ve been trying to use the datepicker functionality in jQuery UI, but its conflicting with the built- in ...
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Add a custom field when adding / editing a page / post in admin panel

I create a new theme and I the page / post is divided to: Title Slogan Content I want to add a slogan field in the admin panel, where the user adds or edits a post or page. After I will use in ...
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Create custom fields as image uploads [duplicate]

How can I define a custom field that works as an image upload? Should be fairly basic but I can't seem to find the solution. Let's say you create the post type 'book' and want to create 3 fields: ...
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Limit User Iinterface for Admin?

Is there a plugin or a way where I can restrict or limit the buttons on the admin interface for a certain user? For example: for the user who has a role of a writer, he/she can only post content, ...
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Front-end Register Form

I'm looking for an easy way to place the user registration form on the front-end of a WordPress site. I've already used wp_login_form() to place the login form on the front end, but now I need to do ...
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Wp-admin widgets have no title texts

In wp-admin when I enter widgets I see their bars, but the titles of widgets are missing. only :Something remain visible and the others are gone. What happened? How do I fix that? Edit: Found it ...
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how do you create an admin interface in plugin for your theme

I'm creating a theme that would need some settings on the client side. So I need a admin interface where they can set some values. (like, source of image, title, or numbers) so in my theme, I can ...
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How to protect wp-admin from third party access?

How can the wordpress administration panel and the login page wp-login.php be hidden such that only the website administrator can access it? Can the URL be rewritten through some mod_rewrite rule ...
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Admin panel: Javascript not loading properly. Cannot edit pages/posts

I am using the latest Wordpress.org install. None of my back-end javascript is working, none of my navigation drop downs, admin panel areas are not loading as well. I have not edited any core files. ...
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Load Balanced WP with single server admin access

I am trying to complete my load-balanced installation of WP and I have come into an issue. I would like to sync the uploads folder between the two installs but I do not know how to limit wp-admin ...
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Where should I put “run once” plugin pages?

Where should I put an administration page that should only be used once? I am creating a plugin that will index all used HTML tags in your posts, so you can cleanup posts if you change themes and ...
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Remove/Add widgets from/to the Available Widgets pool

Is it possible to remove/add widgets from/to the Available Widgets pool (either by plugin or editing core files)? There are 3 widget files located at: /wp-includes/widgets.php /wp-admin/widgets.php ...
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How to display multiple custom columns in the wp-admin users.php?

I'm using the manage_users_columns to display a custom field I create in the usermeta database called company. My code is as follows: function mysite_column_company( $defaults ) { ...
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How to search all user meta from users.php in the admin

The search form at the top of the users listing in the Admin area (wp-admin/users.php) is limited and does not search all of the user meta fields, such as bio, instant messenger handles, etc. I've not ...
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How to get the post editor and media library to respect HTTPS administration mode?

I have a site with FORCE_SSL_ADMIN turned on. When I'm editing a post with an embedded image, or when I'm viewing images through the media library, they are loaded using the http:// protocol rather ...
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How to add a custom-post-type post within another custom-post-type post edit screen using AJAX?

I've got two custom post types: CD and Track. Each of them has got some metadata associated with them. What I'm trying to do is to add Track posts to a CD post when the CD post is being edited. On ...
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Is there un-wp_autop function?

I have a problem with WP that need your help. Some of my posts have content that was applied "wp_autop" filters already. This filter turned all double break lines into <p> tag. I want to the ...
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How to hide or remove unwanted widgets on Multisite installation?

I am using Multi-site installation. I don't want all the widgets appear under widgets.php on dashboard .So I tried to find a way to remove or hide unnecessary widgets . SO that the new sub-sites ...
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How to check if a user is in a specific role?

I have a pretty specific requirement to show different text in a field label on the user profile page based on the current user's role. I can't seem to figure out how to check whether the current use ...
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Changing the 'wp-admin' URL to whatever I want

Is there a plugin that allows me to change the url of domain.com/wp-admin to domain.com/whatever-iwant ? Curious if there is an easy solution to this by now.
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how do I force a single column layout in screen layout

I am using multipress, but users with small screens cannot access the HTML tab as the Publish meta box has a div that slides above it, disabling the ability to click it. One idea is to force a single ...
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404 errors when updating options in admin dashboard

Whenever I try to update my Permalink settings or use the Theme Editor to modify some file, I am redirected to a 404 page. This also happens when I update the All-In-One SEO Pack plugin's settings. ...
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Why am I locked out of the system?

I've installed a wordpress site for a client. The site resides on mttv.co.il For some reson I'm being locked out of the system most of the time with no error message displayed The system takes the ...
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Error activating certain plugins

When I try to activate All-In-One SEO Pack or ANY (I've tried all by now!) caching plugin, the page goes blank - i.e the content of the page empty, except the WordPress bar on the top and the toolbar ...
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How can I add an image upload field directly to a custom write panel?

I've added a new page under "Pages" in the wordpress admin, and added several custom fields. I'd also like to be able to add an upload image field to the page editor - is there some way to do this via ...
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Best way to filter featured image text for a custom post type?

I am trying to change the "Set featured image", "Remove featured image", and "Use as featured image" text links of a custom post type for my plugin Meteor Slides. I found the ...
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Weird problems after recovery from security breach

The shared server that I used for hosting my WordPress website was hacked recently, and many of the index.php files, plugin files and uploads were deleted, with my MySQL databases untouched. But after ...
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How to replace “Password Protected” text with icon in Admin

In Wordpress, whenever a post is password protected the backend admin area appends the text in bold "- Password protected" after the post title. What I am looking for is a way to remove this text and ...
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System audit plugin? [closed]

Is there a plugin that tracks wordpress admin settings and actions? eg when plugins are activated/deactivated, plugin settings are changed, user settings and permissions changed?
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How to redirect/rewrite all /wp-login requests

Is there any simple way to have wordpress, php or apache rewrite all urls which involve /wp-admin to /admin? I have added this entry to my .htaccess file: RewriteRule ^admin /wp-login.php [L] ...
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Disable some features in Admin

I'd like to open my WP based blog to the general public so they can contribute, so I'm trying to lock-down my WP install. In particular I would like them to be unable to: edit the slug or assign ...
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How can I enable Google Analytics on a file download link?

I'm using Wordpress to present some software for download. The download links are provided via Custom Link entries in a side menu. I would like to enable Google Analytics tracking for these file ...
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Get cat parameter from admin-ajax

I have a plugin that restricts the categories users can view/edit in the admin. All works fine in WordPress 3.0.1, but as I started testing 3.1 I noticed that the category filter, which is AJAX, ...
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Filtering Posts by Multiple Taxonomy Terms such as in an Admin Post Listing?

After reading Adding a Taxonomy Filter to Admin List for a Custom Post Type? I tried it but I wasn't able to get it to filter two (2) different taxonomies at same time. The system is only filtering ...
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wp login redirects to homepage

wp login redirects to homepage just started to happen. I login to my admin area using /wp-admin no problem but instead of being redirect to the admin area i am redirected to a incomplete version of ...
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Change the text on the Publish button

Is there a way to change the text of the publish button on a custom post type to say some different? For example, Save instead of Publish. And also remove the draft button?