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How do you create a custom edit.php / edit pages page

I need to create 3 custom edit.php pages which only display pages with a certain parent and the Post New button links to a new page with the corresponding parent. The closest answer I can is do not ...
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Cancel post save

I need to abort the post saving process when the post content contains a specific string and then display a message to the user. I found a method to display the message but didn't find a way to ...
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Site Title and Tagline in Pagelines DMS Options Panel

I'm using the Pagelines DMS Theme and I'm wanting to extend the functionality of the front end admin panel. The user(s) I'm building this for would like to be able to edit a few settings directly from ...
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Why does the My Site dropdown show only a single domain?

I ran a Network Update today from Network -> Update Network, and since then all the sites, and all the links to sites within my Admin area reference the same domain. The domain it uses is relative to ...
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Wordpress address URL keeps dropping the www

My Wordpress Address (URL) in general settings keeps losing the www from the URL - I type in http://www.domain.com and it saves and works fine. Next time I go in the address has changed to ...
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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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Require Login Redirect to Login Page

With the following function : function require_login() { if ( !is_user_logged_in() ) { auth_redirect(); } } Which action should be used? ...
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How to load library scripts in admin from plugins in noConflict wrapper?

For my plugin I need to make a meta box for some custom fields in my CPT (xyz), and to organize the fields, I need to implement tabs. And I's taught to load jQuery/JavaScripts using ...
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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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Custom Postype specific changes in admin panel

I have this small bit of code which does exactly what I need. But I want to limit its use to one Custom Post Type (CPT) only. add_filter('sanitize_title', 'my_custome_slug'); function ...
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wp_list_table search box does not show

I'm using wordpress 3.8 and a custom class derived from WP_List_Table. Why is there no search form? My code in plugin class: function __construct() { ...
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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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wp-admin url doesn't allow to login and redirects to same page

I am using wordpress 3.6, the latest version. In this version when i access login page for admin url like www.example.com/wp-admin and i enter user name and password, wordpress redirects me to the ...
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Custom Admin Pagination links

I am talking about the wordpress admin area where all the posts reside. I would like to ask if there is a way to show not only the first and the last pagination links but also the links in the ...
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How to use default WP form elements to interact with custom DB table?

I know about the use of Custom Post Types, but in this case I do need to use a custom database table (FYI: it's a table that is IP-based shared with another non-WP website). In wp-admin, I'd like to ...
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how to use thickbox in admin?

I would like to show my retrieved content form my classes method in thickbox. How could I do this? I have been adding the proper id to my desired hyperlink but all of the admin body is getting parsed ...
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Admin comments and user restrictions

I have set a bunch of roles within wordpress with the help of the "members" plugin. But the capabilities regarding the comments moderation are very limited ("manage_others_comments" or not) What I ...
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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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Appearance->Editor not visible

I'm noticing that the editor is not visible from past few weeks. It's working fine on my other WordPress sites but in one site it's not visible. I tried changing theme and deactivating plugins but ...
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getpost content with all formatting for admin pages

All My post usually uses various plugin based data manipulations (Like visual layout, grouping, plugin css, etc) And now I want to render a post content in my admin page. On using following code: ...
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Admin blank but Admin menu showing

A client website has recently had the issue of a blank admin but the menu is showing. No admin pages appears at all. Just plain ol white, nothing showing in the source code either. Front end of the ...
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Admin - post order by category and sub category

I am trying to get the list of posts ordered in the admin area when sorted by their parent category. Ideally it would sort like this: parent category 1 -child category 1 --post 1 --post 2 ...
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Invalid post type when click “Filter” or “Apply” button in Wordpres admin Post list

I need your help to resolve 1 Issue in Wordpress admin page. I'm using WP 3.7.1 and twentytwelve template. I have some posts and pages. Currently, when I click Filter or Apply button in Post/Page ...
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Fetch post from one WordPress blog & display it on other WordPress blog

I am having 2 WordPress install.One for website & one for blog. I want to display post from my blog to website.How can i achieve it? Is there any way to fetch post from one blog to another? Is it ...
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Debian drops connection in wordpress admin section

I have installed wordpress 3.6(also tried 3.7). The problem is when I get to admin section, server after approximately 10 requests began to abort connection (on both get and post requests). I have ...
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Wordpress admin not working with domain name

I had wordpress site on LAMP server without domain name mapping. I am able to access site with IP http://192.237.169.17 without any issue. http://192.237.169.17 pointing to sub-domain folder on ...
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Plugin (smart archives reloaded) crashed site / no access on admin panel

During a clean up of my plugins inside of WordPress i deactivated the: smart archives reloaded plugin. Next up: a fatal error when i refreshed the page. Fatal error: Class 'SAR_Generator' not found ...
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Pass PHP variable between functions in functions.php

I have a WordPress Admin page where you can add a "listing". Within this Admin Page I have added many fields which transfer variables over to the listing page which is created/updated. Within this ...
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GoDaddy hosting wp-admin problem

I'm having a big issue with /wp-admin login page on GoDaddy Hosting Account (Windows). I can't log in if I visit the following url. I get re-directed to the login page again. domain.com/wp-admin ...
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Login to wp-admin “redirect_to” points to wrong URL after migration

I have a WordPress site hosted on GoDaddy, it's a Windows server, (i have the web.config set up). and .htaccess correctly configured. The site was working on example.com/wordpress , as it was a ...
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Which actions can update/change .php files?

As a followup to my question "How to find out if an wp-admin action edited a file?" I now could use a list of actions and files that can actually cause an update or change to .php-files in a default ...
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Wordpress Categories on post edit page

I am building a magazine style site with around 60 categories. When adding a new post, selecting its categories is a real pain with the default category tree. What I would like is for the Categories ...
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Pages redirect me to the homepage

I am the admin of a multi Wordpress websites that are controlled from one Administration page. After updating to the latest version of Wordpress, 3.6.1, all of the pages are redirected to the to the ...
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Forcing Wordpress Administration onto a separate SSL Host

I've inherited a half-dozen or so wordpress sites. In a perfect world I would just put every one of them behind SSL throughout but I don't quite have enough IP addresses to go around and SNI will cut ...
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Why wold sending headers (for a csv download) throw a Page Not Found error?

I'm writing a plugin to download some data into a csv file (from the admin section of my wordpress site.) I've tried two different methods to customize the headers and prevent the wp-admin template ...
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root gets failed login on attempted theme installation via ftps

Outside of wordpress I can ftp with password and user name, root, and see the effects I expect. When from admin at wordpress I try to download and install a theme, it asks for credentials and if I ...
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$current_screen if condition for a specific page in admin

Right now I have this code to add some changes in my WYSIWYG editor in admin: add_filter( 'default_content', 'custom_editor_content' ); function custom_editor_content( $content ) { global ...
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403 Forbidden for wp-admin for me but not my customer

When attempting to log into my customer's site domain.com/wp-admin, I get a 403 forbidden error which redirects me back to //127.0.0.1/?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fdomain.com%2Fwp-admin%2F&reauth=1. ...
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Images on admin backend not showing up

It was going alright with images a week ago! But recently when I noticed I found that image thumbnails in media library and in post editor were either not showing up or were just showing there ...
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Add CSS Classes Field to Media Uploader

I need a functions.php hook that will allow me to add the standard CSS Classes field to the "ATTACHMENT DISPLAY SETTINGS" section of the Media Uploader modal. I know the css class field can be ...
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wp_capabilities for administrator (sharing user tables)

I'm attempting to share only the user tables across two separate wordpress websites. I'm not a hardcore coder or anything but I know just enough to understand and tweak things. I found this question ...
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Wordpress subdomain wp-admin redirects to main domain

we have a wordpress installation running on address www.example.com. We wanted to have a development site for it as a subdomain, so we created a subdomain dev.example.com on cpanel. Created a ...
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WP admin broken. Not saving catgories or adding categories to menu

Wordpress Admin panel is not saving categories when creating new post or editing it. Also same problem with adding categories or pages to menu. It just doesn't save changes when I press update.
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wp-admin dashboard redirects to homepage

When going to /wp-admin on the website I am working on, it simply goes to the homepage. I then tried going to /wp-login.php and the login screen shows up, but once I login, the url in the address bar ...
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Linking custom post types to posts and vice versa

Im developing a smaller wp solution and we have both blog posts and products (custom post types) Id like to link them together so when you read blog posts it will suggest relevant products (that we ...
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Can't preview custom post - Redirected to home page

When I click on preview in custom post types I get redirected to home page. But when I visit or view the page that have all the Custom posts in I can see all of them. I cant figure out what or why. ...
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Force RTL styles in admin panel

I wanted to have a multi-language site. I installed qTranslate plugin. It messed my admin panel even after deactivating qtranslate admin panel shows up in ltr. The admin language is unchanged though, ...
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Can't access my wp admin

I have a wp website.. i love it asit's easy to update. the website is still live and is working fine but i went to use the wp admin lastnight and for some reason it suddenly won't let me access the wp ...
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Have different site location for wp-admin in IIS

I'm attempting to put a WordPress blog on a Windows server. PHP and WordPress installed just fine, and I have a working website, and admin site. However, I want to access the wp-admin directory using ...
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page not found or 500 server error while posting

I'm getting Page Not Found or 500 Server not found errors when I publish my content or when i'm trying to add new post or gallery. But, if I refresh the page again it is working perfectly. please help ...