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

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Blank screen on wp-admin

I know this question has been asked tons of times but it was all outdated; I tried every single thing and it still doesn't work. Here is what I tried so far: Renaming the folder Renaming plugins ...
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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 ...
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Cannot access WordPress login pages

I cannot access either wp-admin, or wp-login.php on a wordpress site. I'm not getting a 404, or a redirect, it simply says cannot connect in firefox. I have tried everything relevant on this guide ...
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Removing the TinyMCE editor for a given page template

I was looking for a way to remove the TinyMCE Editor for a specific page template in a theme (in my case it's page-home.php). I found the following code, which works, however, I was wondering if this ...
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WordPress Ajax Not Working ( Custom Admin page)

I tried to do a small thing using Ajax. I just try to replace a div. This is what I have done so far. I created a admin menu using add_menu_page. Then I add a form to that page with a text field. ...
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FORCE_SSL_ADMIN not working

Any ideas why define('FORCE_SSL_ADMIN', true); wouldn't work? I'm not getting any errors at all, but a http request to example.com/wp-admin isn't redirecting to https
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Is it possible to display QUICK EDIT as default for all posts in wp-admin/edit.php page?

When we visit wp-admin/edit.php it display the post link. If we need a edit a post we need to click QUICK EDIT Link or Edit Link. Is it possible to display QUICK EDIT as default for all posts in ...
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wp-admin blank page after admin login and all security off

I've created my template and installed extensions everything worked fine. I work on localhost and then upload to my server and use searchreplacedb2.php to change the root url as usually. But now, I ...
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Can I limit term selection to one plus parent?

So i have a custom post type (listings) and a custom taxonomy (listing_terms). The taxonomy has parent/child terms. Eg: Restaurant -> Cafe (where Cafe is the child of Restaurant). I want to only let ...
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WP_Query pagination not working in admin area

I've created a custom plugin page. On this page, I list posts using wp_query(). It works fine. I want to add pagination, but it doesn't work, even when I'm using the code provided within codex: ...
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How to disable admin notice in child theme? [closed]

Similar to How to remove plugin install notice from non-admin users in Wordpress?, Disable update notification for individual plugins. I have purchased a theme, which displays a notice in admin panel ...
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Can features like Disqus or Intense Debate be done in a normal WordPress plugin without a 3rd party involved

I was searching for a real good feature rich comment system for Wordpress, I used Disqus a few times and may still not know the whole list on features and why it's so popular. Would features like this ...
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How to stop - Database Update Required - from happening again?

So I have had the issue several times now where whenever I update WordPress it gives me the "DataBase update required" and then will not login in to the site. This happens every time I upgrade to the ...
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404 error when save changes any option in wp admin

As the title, i keep getting 404 error everytime i save an option in wp admin. It happens to update post/page too. I have tried deactive all plugins but it didn't help. Could anyone help me fix this ...
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Child Plugin Admin Panel

So I've installed wp-mail-bank plugin and I want to customize certain part of them core. So I choose to use Hooks : location : /wp-mail-bank.php function backend_plugin_css_scripts_mail_bank() ...
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How to separate sub-menu output and keep associated with parent

I am creating a menu like this https://squareup.com/ I have the html,css, and jquery ready. Now, I am trying to: Create the menu items with it's sub-menu items via wp-admin -> appearance -> ...
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Timeout While Upgrading Network in Multi-site

I updated from 3.8 to 3.8.1 on a Multi-site setup. The initial upgrade was fine. When I clicked "Upgrade Network" ... It fails after some time and prompts me with: Your server may not be able to ...
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Change admin URL for Wordpress 4.4.2 [duplicate]

I need the admin URL wp-admin/ to be something else. This is not for security. It only personal preference. I've tried many plugins and guide which doesn't seems to work for Wordpress 4.4.2: ...
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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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Allow uppcase usernames in admin registration

Hi I am trying to add users to my site via the admin and they are in the form of 'Joe Xyz' so they shave a Capital and a Space however sometimes I am getting a error saying I cannot allow these ...
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Add Sortable Column For All Post Types

I am creating a hit counter that counts the number of page views across all post types. I have gotten it to work and the column displays for each post type showing the total number of page views. I ...
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When attempting to update a self-hosted WordPress site, I'm seeing “ASN1 unknown message digest algorithm”

I've got several WordPress sites that I self-host on a Windows Server. When attempting to perform the upgrade process, via /wp-admin/update-core.php?action=do-core-upgrade I see the following error: ...
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WP Admin Panel for Multi-site install not loading JavaScript for one Subdomain

I have deployed a Multi-site WP install using subdomains. Recently, I used Domain Name Mapping to point one subdomain to a different address. The frontend is loading fine, but on the WP admin panel ...
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Save plugin settings to a custom array and database table

First of all, please bear with my ignorance on the topic. I'm super new to WP Plugin development, and have been struggling with it for some time now. I'm developing a simple Wordpress plugin (well, ...
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How to create a form and display its content as table in admin panel?

I am new to Wordpress CMS and have been into a problem and don't know how to go about it. The problem is I want to create a form with first name, last name, phone number and a submit button. On ...
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Mowing site to another domain in simplest way

I need to move my simple Wordpres site from www.mysite.oldplace.com to www.oldplace.com in most as possible simple and native way. My simple site specification: WP 4.4.2 Twenty Twelve 1.9 theme ...
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Where is function to prevents non logged users access wp-admin?

Where is the function, that prevents non logged users, access restricted pages in Wordpress? I've looked in several files, but not found. I want to modify the way Wordpress authenticates to check ...
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WordPress Login for multiple sites

i am facing a strange issue, i have around 450+ WordPress sites, hosted across multiple providers (some on shared hostingS, some on VPSs, around 8-9 different locations & providers) But since last ...
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How to add an admin notice upon post save/update

I have a post type the uses post_save to take the address from the post-meta and retrieve the lat/lng coordinates from the Google API. I need a way of notifying the user if there was an issue with ...
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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 can we make managing lots of pages in WordPress Admin better?

WordPress obviously comes from a blogging background but can be used to serve sites with a lot of Pages. However, where it falls short for me is not in regard to performance but in the Admin area's ...
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Blank /wp-admin/ what else can I try to fix this?

On my website (which I expect i cannot post a link to) the /wp-admin/ page is coming up blank, and the /wp-login.php page is coming up with error: "ERROR: Cookies are blocked due to unexpected ...
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Return 404 on chosen pages like /wp-admin/

let me start by saying i use the theme: x. i've jumped onboard in trying to restrict access to the wp-admin page for non-logged-in users and non admin users. first i tried with the code below: if ...
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Disable dragging of meta boxes?

Anyone know how to disable this functionality so the meta boxes can't be repositioned?
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All of my WordPress sites have Bold Open Sans

I have no idea what happened to all of my WordPress sites' dashboard. Every local site and even my production sites are using a bold Open Sans font. It is miserable and is driving me nuts. I need help ...
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How to access global $wp_meta_boxes variable on front-end?

Is there a way to take the global $wp_meta_boxes variable to be used in the front-end? Currently the $wp_meta_boxes is accessible on specific admin pages only. I've found a similar question about ...
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How to put placeholder text in the main post input area?

I'm making a course plugin for a university in England. I'm looking to put some default placeholder text in the main post content area, on the admin side. Its the rich text editor I want it to go ...
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Handling dozens of sidebars

We have the job to realize a page with custom sidebars. Sidebars can be created on the fly on post an page edit screens, to add a custom sidebar on each page. The client wants to use this to add ...
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When moving a WP site, why does wp-admin redirect to old site?

I am in the process of moving a WP site from one host to another. I copied the database and all the files, created a new database and imported the old one. I then changed the wp-config file. The home ...
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Mixed content and expired session issues with SSL and wp-admin

I am developing a site that has an SSL certificate. I've activated wp-admin being conducted over https (using define('FORCE_SSL_ADMIN', true); in wp-config.php). It's created a lot of issues using ...
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How to return 404 when called edit-comments.php?

I removed the edit-comments.php link from the backend but I can still access to it when I know the link ./wp-admin/edit-comments.php. How can I deactivate this link as well and return a HTTP 404?
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Tidying up URL at login/homepage

I am creating a website where you essentially land on the wp-admin from the homepage. I want the website to simply have www.exampledomain.com but have the wp-admin as the homepage with nothing like ...
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How can i move something from user panel to frontend user edit

Hellow stackexchange, How can i move this : It's from a widget that put that there and i want to move it here: On Frontend user edit panel. I look into the widget code and i try something but ...
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Ajax form submission from admin panel

I have created a page in admin panel and there I have created a form for CSV export/import . Action of my form is "/wp-admin/admin-post.php" . I want to submit that form via ajax . I want to remain on ...
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How can I filter the post of a CPT by taxonomy Term in admin meta-box dropdown?

I've searched frantically trying to find a solution for this. I'm trying to generate two drop-down fields within one side, Meta Box. The first drop-down field should be populated by the terms of a ...
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wp-admin will not redirect to wp-login.php

For some reason my plugin is causing the /wp-admin/ to not redirect to wp-login.php as it should. I've narrowed it down to these two lines of code: foreach( glob($this->path['modules_dir'] . ...
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Best practice for plugin: always detect admin-ajax call?

Recently I was debugging/hacking a plugin authored by someone else. I put a breakpoint at a spot I was interested in - a relatively complex admin page. I noticed that even during admin-ajax calls ...
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How to do a query only on a specific admin page?

I'm making a page for settings API using Codestar Framework, and loading fields using their filterable configure - question is not related to Codestar. In one of such dropdown field, I need to load ...
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500 internal server error on wp-admin only

I am getting a 500 internal server error when I try to log into www.mysite.com/wp-admin/ and www.mysite.com/wp-login.php. The actual site is up and running just fine so it cannot be a database ...
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Limit access to wp-admin but still be able to log in from different locations?

I have problems with some cms attacks, and I uploaded the following .htaccess to wp-admin # Block access to wp-admin. order deny,allow allow from x.x.x.x #studio ip deny from all Is there a way ...