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I know this question has been asked tons of times but it was all outdated; I tried every single thing and it still doesn't work.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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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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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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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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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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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://...
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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 saying:...
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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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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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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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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 output."...
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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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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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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 wp-...
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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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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 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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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 ...
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Is there a way to choose a parent before a child in a custom taxonomy?

I have a site with a custom taxonomy that is hierarchical. I want to be able to allow the users who have access to the backend post editor to choose a parent term first, then have only that parent's ...
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What hook do I use to edit the post statuses option in admin?

I want to restrict pending posts to only certain users in the admin section, so I want to remove it from the post status options when viewing all posts (the bit highlighted in red in the image below): ...
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Registering for a domain on Wordpress

I have recently started development with wordpress for a project and its wonderful! I am following Wordpress Essential training on lynda.com to help me build a foundation on the subject matter. I ...
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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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Disable plugin on admin page

I have just made a plugin which shows me fb icon on fixed position. My problem is that the plugin shows on each page include administration panel there I don't want to show. It may be visited only at ...
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Password reset problems

Hello having an issue ive not yet come across with wordpress. Upon trying to reset the password, I get the validation email but when clicking it i get the following error Your password reset link ...
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Locked Out Of Wordpress Admin Dashboard After Server Move

Recently I made a clone of my Wordpress installation from a production to a development server. This entailed me copying and backing up the database and public_html folder to transfer the production ...
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Why a strange discrepency between get_current_user_id() when using AJAX versus output of document.cookie?

I'm developing a simple Ajax function as part of a plugin intended to be used from within the traditional WP Admin dashboard but am encountering a discrepancy regarding the login cookie state. The ...
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Getting 404s in wp-admin after logged in

I'm successfully able to login but the links point to 404s until I correct them manually. Here's the step by step scenario: Visited wp-admin/wp-login.php and login successfully say the dashboard ...
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How to make sure your admin doesn't hi-jack you site?

I have a domain and I would like to hire someone to develop it. Could it be possible to give him full control, yet be safe that he does not hi-jack the site. Or the only way is for me to be the admin ...
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How to get specific page screen ID

Is it possible to get the screen id of a specific page? I've search on google and couldn't find anything related to specific page screen ID I'm not looking for the get_current_screen() ID or the ...
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Create Admin Only Taxonomies?

Is there a way to create admin-only taxonomies in wordpress? I have some things I'd like to tag with private, admin-only terms (for various reasons.) Is there a way to do this? EDIT: Use case: I don'...
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issue in wordpress auto delete post and redirect to another 1

i am getting strange issue on WordPress, my site is huge traffic and database. one thing.. my WordPress is updated 4.4.2 all plugins updated. now i get issue when i publish new post most of the posts ...
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Can't change language (only “English (United States)”)

Wordpress should always allow me to change the language, anytime. However, sometimes I get stuck in these kind of situations, where I only get to choose "English (United States)". (Settings > General ...
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Editors change a permalink on an unpublished post, but only admins change a permalink on a post that has ever been published?

Is it possible to have the Editors to change a permalink on an unpublished post, but only admins change a permalink on a post that has ever been published? I can hide the button for non admin but I ...
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You do not have permission to access this document on form submit

I have few little problem. If i submitted the user credential for login no matter login detail correct or incorrect page goes to Forbidden on submit button. What i do for this problem Forbidden page ...
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Returning content via jQuery without footers on admin pages

I am writing a plugin (github link) that allows the user to upload files in the admin-pages of wordpress. I am running into an issue however: I created an upload form that essentially posts to ...
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Security in WordPress plugin development

My plugin is Mailer.app for WordPress, I'm 85% completed and I'm focusing on security before release. Before the questions, I should outline the plugins architecture: The plugin is able to take in ...
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Edit a WordPress site without the username and password?

I am trying to edit a website for a client who had the website built for them a few years ago. They've given me access their website server, and I can see the website is using WordPress from the ...
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Wordpress wp-admin suddenly lost its style

NB: I originally posted this on SO, but I was recommended to try here - sorry for the duplicate! I'm really baffled about this. In the last couple of days (since I was using the site last), my ...
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How to load an assets based on custom field value?

How can I load an asset based on custom field value? - This would be outside of the loop, all I can find for this is in the loop related functions, which I'm not familiar with, or what I find are ...