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

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Super slow admin panel

My admin panel in wordpress is super slow. I disabled all the plugins, I changed the theme to "Twenty Eleven" and I updated Wordpress. Still, the admin panel is very slow. I have 2008 posts and 6 ...
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How to Activate Ajax autocomplete in the “Right Now widget” in wp-admin?

in wordpress multisite we have "Right Now widget" where you can search for "users" and "sites". the question is how to enable the Ajax autocomplete for this fields? the input code is: <input ...
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Blank sign in page

I have a serious problem with my wordpress site. When I try to enter into my wp-admin page, I get blank page. I tried every solution possible including: deactivate plugins, update to higher wordpress ...
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WP Admin default view mode for Custom Post Type

To change it globally to excerpt for every post type I can use: function my_default_posts_list_mode( $default ) { return 'excerpt'; } add_filter( 'default-posts-list-mode', ...
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Adding fields to the “Add New User” screen in the dashboard

I'd like to add the field "Company Name" to the add new user page in the admin panel. I've done quite a bit of searching and have been unable to find details on how to do this. I can easily add info ...
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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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Edit specific nodes in WP_Admin_Bar

Is it easily possible to edit links in the WP_Admin_Bar global $wp_admin_bar instance?
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wordpress plugin admin area save settings

I am brand new in wp plugin development and i need your help cause throw web the answers that i find confused me. So i would like to make a countdown timer wp plugin for my website that will display ...
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Ajax return 0 in plugin - ajax only used in wp-admin

i use ajax a lot and have no problams with it. This time i am trying to use ajax inside wp-admin and only their aka this is not a "nopriv" issuse. This is being used inside a plugin i am writing. ...
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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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How to limit what Editors see in the admin?

I have a site with a bunch of custom post types, and a few plugins. I would like it so that editors ONLY have access to see posts when they visit a site. Does anyone know of how I can do that? I ...
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Is it possible to reuse wp.media.editor Modal for dialogs other than media

To expand: I'd like to utilize the same Modal code/appearance ( as used in wp.media.Modal, wp.media.FocusManager ) to open a modal of my own custom dialog, not the Media Editor. In the past, I've ...
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Share same domain for wp-admin but for different website

I have site like http://www.foo.com http://www.bar.com And I've a wildcard SSL cert *.example.com, instead of buying two SSL certs for the above two domains, can I re-use my existing wildcard SSL ...
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How to make post sticky in the admin page?

i work with restaurant plugin that use custom post type. the question is, if it possible to select some post and make him sticky (always be in the top) in the admin? i need this because when you add ...
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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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Custom Post Type Pagination Problem in Admin Section

I have several custom post types, here is the creation of two of them: Projects add_action( 'init', 'register_cpt_project' ); function register_cpt_project() { $labels = array( 'name' => ...
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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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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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White screen of death for wp-admin and error for wp-login.php after entering credentials

I am getting the white screen for wp-admin and "ERROR: Cookies are blocked or not supported by your browser. You must enable cookies to use WordPress" when i try to login through wp-login.php Earlier ...
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WP Cron doesn't save <iframe> or <object> in post body

I am using wp_cron to auto grab posts from a remote website and save them in my wp db. NOTICE! I am executing my code from my plugin, not from my template functions.php or somewhere else. I have my ...
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How Can I Found Admin Directory

I need to install a plug-in to my client's website but I don't know admin path. Probably he changed the directory with a plug-in but I can't find it. I have admin, FTP and database login/pass. I ...
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Blank page for wp-admin after i uploaded the website from my localhost to the live server

I recently moved the site from localhost to the live server. And when I try to access the wp-admin page I keep getting the blank page and no errors are shown although WP_DEBUG is true. And when I open ...
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user_has_cap filter allows edit but will not allow save

Problem I'm working on a website where we need to be able to put a username in the custom field of a custom post type, and allow the user specified to make changes to that post and only that post. I ...
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Disable Admin CP authentication (or auto login)

Is there a way to allow anyone into the admin panel, without the need to log in? Or, if need be, is there a way to have Wordpress auto-login using a certain set of credentials? This seems like ...
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Forcing ALL plugin Admin menus into a separate menu

I'd like to move ALL of the menu's generated by various plugins such as ACF, Layerslider, WPMU Dev etc, into a separate menu structure. In short, I'd prefer an item called "Plugin menu's" and below ...
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Wordpress Admin panel issue

I have made some changes to functions.php, specifically i deregister some js libraries and then manually add them back to the footer using a plugin(header and footer plugin). That changes caused to my ...
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Removing Author name

I want to remove the author name from every post. O am using a website in wordpress.org. and I'm using tweenty fourteen theme. How to remove the author name? Do I have to go to the Author template ...
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Adding menu_order to CPT admin page

I have a custom post type (cpt_roundtable), and am trying to add a column to the admin page showing the menu_order for each entry. This is in my functions.php file. function ...
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Can you change the main heading of a page in the WordPress admin (without output buffering or JavaScript)?

I'd like to change the heading text on an edit page—this bit: I'm currently targeting it with jQuery (.wrap h2:first-of-type) and rewriting it that way, but it's not totally elegant - there's a bit ...
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Redirect members to custom page upon logging in through WP admin

When a members logs in through WP admin, I would like to redirect them instantly to a custom URL. What will I need to change to make this possible? Respond with step-by-step details would be ideal.
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How to disable or hide “collapse menu”

Is there a code in functions.php that I can add to disable or hide "collapse menu" button? The one that is on the left side of the admin menu in the dashboard. I'd need it for both admin, authors, ...
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sharing wp-include - wp-admin on same installation

This is not a security or privacy issue.. I have multiple wp installations (usually a couple for project), so in the next installation I'll be setting up I'm thinking of cutting down some space ...
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Disable image attachment links

Is there a way to disable image attachment links trought a filter in functions.php or something ? I know it's possible to do it manually when you add an image to a post but I want to disable this ...
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Multisite network admin – URL / redirect error

I followed this guide on how to set up a WordPress installation that is optimized for git deployment. Basically, WordPress is moved into a subfolder called wordpress, index.php and wp-config.php are ...
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Create mobile site with same content just different theme

I have a wordpress site and want to create a different theme for mobile. I'd like to create a subdomain such as m.domain.com which will use a mobile optimized theme much different than the desktop ...
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Add filter-by-tag in the all posts admin console page

By default the 'all posts' page contains the following filters by date by category Is there a way I can add 'by tags' as well ?
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How do I add a custom button to my “edit” list? ( edit.php?post_type= ) beside “Add New”

I have a custom post type for a plugin I'm creating and the label for the "add an item" type of button (at the top of the list page) needs a partner-button that says "import" and one that says ...
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Customizing label/title output of admin nav_menu selecter

On the left side of the menu editor, where you can add Page, Posts, Links, or Categories to a menu, how would I append a string to the title that shows up next to the checkbox? I've tried using ...
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Custom Post Type Name Causing Problem

Please ignore my poor English. I have custom post type (order). and its working like charm, But default post type (pages) list are not displaying in wp-admin side. You can see More information in ...
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Search box for hierarchical taxonomies in admin interface

When hierarchical taxonomies (like categories) have lots of terms it gets difficult selecting them in the admin interface. A UI solution would be a search-box (like non-hierarchical taxonomies / tags ...
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Create WP tutorial for users with admin pointer using next button for navigation

I aim to create a tutorial on my users for the admin area. To achieve this, I'm using the admin pointers available in WP core. My goal: I am almost there. What I got so far... Enqueue wp-pointer ...
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Hide a theme on list of themes in wp-admin without editing core files

I'm running a multisite network with 200+ themes installed and activated. Is there a way to manipulate the list of available themes in wp-admin so that certain theme does not appear in the list? I ...
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How to redirect wp-admin to subdomain?

I am using Varnish with W3TotalCache plugin to cache and I don't want the WordPress administration files in WordPress Dashboard to "use" Varnish! I want to redirect example.com/wp-admin to ...
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Prevent from deleting any user role but subscriber

In the administration of my blog, I would like to prevent anyone (admin included) from deleting any user unless it is a simple subscriber. Basicaly, in the "users" section of the administration, I ...
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/wp-admin/network inaccessible after changing domain name

So I changed the main domain name of my Wordpress Multi site installation, and now there's an odd quirk in WP Admin. Any link that points to the Network section of WP Admin doesn't include any domain ...
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wp-admin is redirecting to back to home page (localhost)

I have WordPress installed on my localhost. All worked perfectly till today. But today when I enter http://localhost/wp-admin in the url to access the admin panel, it redirects back to the home page. ...
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How to change home page only in WordPress

I am a newbie in WordPress theme development. I have a WordPress site on online. I create a new home page for my wp site and I want to use it my wp site instead of old home page. And I want that the ...
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Getting user meta value in default user list in wp-admin (MU)

is there any way I can get value from a specified user meta in the default user list in WPMU? I am talking about the wp-admin/network/users.php list. It lists Username, Name, E-mail, Registration date ...
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Securing wp-admin folder - Purpose? Importance?

I am trying to understand how to secure a WordPress site. One security task I do not understand is...How important is it to protect the "wp-admin folder"? For example, I would consider limit login ...
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Add a button to users.php

I am working on a plugin that adds meta data for each user to the users.php table that is displayed by adding columns. I have that done but I would like to also add a button that will delete the meta ...