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

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Search plugin form on “Add Plugin” page not working

Search plugin form not working. Steps to produce: admin-> plugin-> Add New. This is used to search plugin but this form is not submitting. Wordpress Version 4.1.1
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Can I rename the wp-admin folder?

Is it possible to rename the wp-admin folder? I know I could just rename it, but unless it's supported by the code lots of things would break. If I use a custom folder name, it will make it slightly ...
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Creating another wordpress site as sub-domain of a wordpress site

Main domain: www.abc.com new wordpress: xyz.abc.com I have manage to work everything on the front-end part. both use the same database but different tables classified with their own prefixes. ...
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Filter out comments with certain meta key/s in the admin backend

Not long ago I learned how to add and filter comments on posts/pages with certain meta key/value and it works fine now. Now what I want is to do two things on the backend (/wp-admin): Filter the /wp-...
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Multiple wp_editor instances in custom post type using Ajax

In a custom metabox, I need to generate a tinny wysiwyg wp_editor everytime we click on a button.. I struggled a lot with this and couldn't achieve it. The js $.ajax({ url: ajaxurl, data: ...
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Multisite wp-admin redirect loop

I have a subdirectory multisite setup, it all works fine apart from one small issue... The sites are setup in the following structure: http://domain.com/blogs/ http://domain.com/blogs/second/ http://...
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Change label of title field for posts in the backend

I am trying to add some HTML to the title label in the backend of WordPress. Attempt 1: I am using the following (simplified) function: function change_post_titles() { global $post, $title, $...
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Redirect loop (only for multisite network admin)

I can log into http://localhost/wp/wp-admin/ fine, but logging into http://localhost/wp/wp-admin/network/ produces a network redirect loop (ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS). The site also loads just fine even ...
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Managing advertising code snippets

I'm looking for a solution to manage a mix of advertising code snippets. Lets say you have three advertising contracts. adService1, adService2, adService3 each of them will have some code in the ...
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How to debug “You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page”?

The error You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page when trying to access wp-admin can result from many causes. How can I debug effectively what is causing the problem? Is there any ...
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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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Color picker for posts and pages

I want to add color picker to wordpress posts and pages at admin menu. I have this code for color picker: add_action( 'admin_enqueue_scripts', 'add_color_picker' ); function add_color_picker( $hook )...
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Custom fields for media library images

I want to create custom fields for wordpress admin media images. Can you suggest some plugin or easy way to do that? than i want to get that fields at image.php
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Custom admin logo not showing after wordpress 4.5 upgrade

I have just upgraded to wordpress 4.5 and now my custom logo for the admin doesn't work, the theme which I built uses the following in the theme functions.php: /* change admin logo */ function ...
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How do I add an admin notice within javascript in the admin interface for posts?

I want to use javascript to add a notice to the top of the wordpress page just like they do when auto-saving the page. But in looking at the DOM, I don't see any special div that I could find to add ...
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wp-admin/admin-ajax.php returns 404

www.mysite.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php returns error 404 when logged out. www.mysite.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php loads a blank page with 0 when LOGGED IN. This is the proper behavior as per Wordpress....
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How to search based on meta keys

I am trying to search custom post type based on meta keys but have no success so far I only have one post in this custom post type but no success. Here is the code. $args = [ 'post_type' => '...
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Unwanted redirect in admin area

I have a strange behaviour on my backend. This is possible due to the way my WordPress is located. I installed it in a VirtualBox, using Ubuntu from the standard repository (i.e., apt-get install ...
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Render Selected Categories in Admin Edit Post Screen differently

Selected Categories for a post in the admin screen are rendered by: // Put checked cats on top $output .= call_user_func_array( array( $walker, 'walk' ), array( $checked_categories, 0, $args ) ); ...
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Disable Auto-Expanding Menu in Wordpress Admin Menus

Right now, when I click on a menu item in the wordpress admin menu, the section that that page belongs to is automatically expanded. For instance, if I click on a link in the Settings section then ...
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How to Add a Third Level Sub Menu to the Wordpress Admin Menu

Is there a function, action or filter that I can use to add a third level dropdown menu to the wordpress admin menu. For instance, right now in the sidebar menu their is a menu for posts and under ...
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Require a Custom Taxonomy to be checked

I have a custom taxonomy, "position", with multiple terms for a custom post type, "employee" in the admin. I want to validate the form to require a position to be selected when you save/update a post. ...
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Reordering fields on the Add New Post admin ui

Would anyone have a suggestion for re-ordering the fields on the Admin Ui page for Add New Post? For example, I would like the Excerpt field to fall beneath the Title field, above the Editor for the ...
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wp-admin remove the subfolder URL

I have a problem with WP. I have a website with this URL: http://sub.domain.com/subfolder My Website works fine, but when I connect on wp-admin, the subfolder URL disappeared (http://sub.domain.com/wp-...
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How to allow users login to WP from external domain and make REST requests

Basically what i want to do is: Use Wordpress as a login system and data storage for web-application on another domain. Make users able to register and perform REST calls from the application. Let ...
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Adding Content Areas to Custom Page Template

I am not sure how to ask this, which is why I have been having trouble finding anything via google searches. I am hoping someone here will understand what I am looking for and be able to direct me to ...
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Worpdress admin ajax always returns 0

I have a wordpress setup on two folder : main folder / preprod folder on site prod i have wordpress install for production, and on preprod another installation for dev, preprod folder is a ...
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Change users.php WP_User_Query

A client has requested to have two kinds of custom user roles, and have those users displayed in an Admin Menu Page of its own. So far, I've achieved that using WP_List_Table with success. Now, the ...
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Is there alternative to WP_List_Table?

I need to create html tables in a admin pages. It should be responsive. After a research I find the WP_List_Table. But in codex page, This class's access is marked as private. That means it is ...
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How to Use Resposive Tables in WordPress ADMIN Pages?

I have created a custom ADMIN page using add_menu_page. There is a HTML table in that page. I need to make it responsive. Is there way to do it?
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Show Sub categories based on categories on admin category taxonomy pages

Newbie to wordpress.Need to show the sub categories in table when category selected.Managed to display categories as dropdown shown below but stuck how to show the sub categories based on category ...
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Automatically require PHP files causing error in wp-admin

I have been using this function to automatically require in PHP files. function req_php_files($filepath) { $Directory = new RecursiveDirectoryIterator($filepath); $Iterator = new ...
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Query returning 1 post per page but saying it has 71 pages with almost 1500 results in total

Something is definitely not right here and I honestly cannot understand what it it. After I put this code on one of my custom made plugins, although it makes the search correctly (the result ...
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Users are redirected to homepage instead of wp-admin

After migrating my wordpress site users who are not Admins are redirected to the site's homepage after login. On the old site they were redirected on wp-admin. The Administrator is redirected to ...
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Moving Categories submenu to Media, but still opens Posts menu

I'm developing a very media-centered site with WordPress and am using the default categories and tags on uploaded media using, in part this plugin Media Categories. I am displaying a sub-menu item ...
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Add 'Last Modified' and Attachments (Yes/No) to WordPress Users Column

I was wondering if someone can put me on the right path in regards to adding additional columns that show the last modified date and if a user profile has attachments. Ideally I'd also like to be able ...
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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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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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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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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 wp-...
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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: http://...