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Displaying Post Title on Post Edit page?

I'm trying to include the post title in a custom post type edit screen. For example if the post is called Biography, I want the edit page title to be 'Edit Biography'. I'm using the below code: ...
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Add text to post list/edit screens?

I'd like to add some descriptive text underneath the page title on both the list and edit post screens for the default post and also custom post types - e.g. "Below is a list of your recent blog ...
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How do increase the amount of links shown down the left in the admin menu?

I've inherited a Wordpress site that uses http://podsframework.org/ CMSframework plugin. unfortunately the previous admin created so many pods, which in turn created a lot of custom post types that ...
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Custom ReCaptcha Login

I'm trying to add ReCaptcha to my login page. I know there are many many plugins by per request I cannot use plugins. So far so good, I'm able to add the Captcha to my login but unable to show errors. ...
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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 is there an intermediate redirect to https://public-url.org/wp-admin?

I have the SITE_DOMAIN set as foo.example.com, this has a SSL for *.example.com http://example.org, is the url for the frontpage, this works. There is no certificate for example.org. Now, when I ...
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How to disable the “Post Lock/Edit Lock”?

I want to disable this just for one Post Type, as it doesn't really matters if there's another user editing it (the main content editing area is Ajaxified and non-admins can only see that). I ...
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wp_dequeue_script not working for my plugin. I want to remove the themes JS from the dashboard

There is a theme my client is using. It enqueues many scripts in the admin area of wordpress. I'd like to dequeue these so that my plugin works properly. Commenting out this code wp_enqueue_script( ...
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wordpress register nav menu not showing in admin

I am using the following code to register a menu for my theme. In functions.php I have written the following: register_nav_menu( 'header-menu', __( 'Header Menu' ) ); When going into wp-admin ...
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How to get Role Subscribe Users on Admin Menu only in Pages in Wordpress

How to get Role Subscribe Users on Admin Menu only in Pages in Wordpress and also asign pages to only a specific user and also get the pages on homepage by user ID. Example: here a link, i want to ...
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Change permalink when page category selected in admin

I'm using the Events Manager plugin which uses a custom post type of 'events' and a custom taxonomy of 'event-categories'. One of my events categories is 'Short courses'. When I check this category ...
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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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How can I enable a TINYMCE rich text editor in the admin interface?

I'd like to add some text above my category archives, and I'd like to use the built-in Wordpress TinyMCE editor to do it. I've seen some plugins like black-studio-tinymce-widget which does a nice job ...
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How can i force wp-admin to use 2-column dashboard layout? [closed]

How can i force wp-admin to use 2 column layout via plugin?
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How to set Active plugins as the default screen?

In my testing environment, I've got one hundred plugins. I'm more interested in seeing first the Active plugins than the complete list (All). How can I change the default screen for the Plugins menu ...
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Custom login redirects to wp-admin on wrong password

My custom login form redirects to the wp-admin login when an user doesn't manage to guesses his/her credentials right. How can I manage to redirect the user to the current form instead? And of course ...
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Wordpress as heavily personalized content management portal, and somewhat like dropbox [closed]

My background is not that of a Web-developer (either UI or backend), though I've dabbled a bit in PHP. So please help me improve this question if required. I am trying to evaluate if Wordpress (with ...
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Organizing Code in your WordPress Theme's functions.php File?

The more customization I make to WordPress the more I start thinking about if I should be organizing this file or splitting it up. More specifically, if I have a bunch of custom functions which only ...
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Add content to /wp-admin/plugin-install.php admin screens

I would like to add some external content to the plugin information displayed on the /wp-admin/plugin-install.php admin screens. /wp-admin/plugin-install.php calls the following: $wp_list_table = ...
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Override default options in plugin metaboxes

Imagine you are on a post-new page to add a post, and a metabox added by a plugin has a lot of checkboxes that always need to be checked manually. Here is one of them: <div class="form_item ...
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All Users > User List > Update User Meta Field Inline

I am asking user few questions at the time of registration with checkboxes like In Registration form [] I am blah blah [] I am blan blah [] I am blah blah Now user will come for approval in admin ...
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Blocking Administrative Access to Authors and Subcribers?

I would like to turn off admin panel for authors and subscribers. Is there any secure way to keep them away from admin panel?
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Can't access login screen, wp-login.php 404's

When i navigate to /wp-admin/ i am redirected to wp-login.php with the wp-admin URL in the redirect_to parameter. Like this: http://www.domain.com/wp-admin ... goes to ... ...
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js Conflict in admin panel - I guess it's from the core WP installation

A client's site: causing serious js conflict or js loading disabilities, is under custody. Activating DEBUG, Deactivating all Plugins, and Activating Default theme "T13" found that, still the problem ...
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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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plugin to upload to youtube via wordpress

before you say it, i know that in most situations it's easier to do this the other way around (i.e. upload via yt site then embed) but i need a plugin to upload/manage yt videos via the wordpress ...
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Modal window from within Wordpress admin

How can get a modal window to work from within the wordpress admin? I want to create a modal window that will work from a meta box within the wp-admin. Any ideas?
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Render content after post title in wp-admin

I want a plugin to place custom content below the post title, and to the right of the permalink. However, I cannot find a specific action reference to hook into. The screenshot demonstrates the ...
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Front-end Register Form

I'm looking for an easy way to place the user registration form on the front-end of a WordPress site. I've already used wp_login_form() to place the login form on the front end, but now I need to do ...
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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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100+ terms in any taxonomy slows down post updates?

I'm making a fairly large (for me) e-commerce shop with Woocommerce. The shop has ±1300 products and will be going to ±2000 products. There are also ±2500 Product Tags. I've had speed problems on a ...
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Why would running an admin check throw a 500 error? I'm calling is_super_admin();

I have a plugin that I wrote. A user was experiencing compatibility problems with a theme of theirs which uses a masked dashboard to add listings on their site. If the user was logged in, and a ...
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How to run a external JavaScript file on wp-admin if admin, and other if normal user?

I'm new to WordPress plugins, and I'm trying to load a external JS/jQuery file with some scripts I need. It needs to run in the wp-admin page (not just once when activated). There is a JS file for a ...
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What is the right way to include a wp-admin file in your theme?

I'm trying to use wp_delete_user() in my theme, to allow a user to delete their account from the front-end. Turns out that the wp_delete_user() is not defined unless /wp-admin/includes/user.php has ...
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CSS of the admin panel

Where can i get hold of the CSS of the admin panels? Id like to make it look different on my development environment so that no one changes the production server by mistake. Like giving it a different ...
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Removing Dashboard Menu Items Through The Database

I'm dealing with a previous developer that's being difficult. He's removed the Plugin & Settings menus through the database (I'm assuming) as I can't find it anywhere in the functions.php file and ...
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Filter Custom Post Type in Admin

I have a custom post type that has custom meta that I want to be able to filter on the Admin page. Much like the "All | Published | Drafts | and Trash" links located above the post list. I can't seem ...
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wp-admin won't “remember me” in Chrome & Firefox

When I login to wp-admin, I tick the box to "remember me", so I don't have to login again next time. However, if I close the wp-admin tab, and reopen wp-admin in a new tab, I have to login again. ...
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Adding Fields to the Category, Tag and Custom Taxonomy Edit Screen in the WordPress Admin?

The question is "How do I add one or more fields to the Category, Tag and Custom Taxonomy Edit Screen in the WordPress Admin?" This question was asked on the wp-hackers list August 1st 2010 and I ...
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Filters 'request' and 'parse_query' not firing in sites.php nor link-manager.php

I'm trying to make sortable columns in Sites and Links listings admin pages. /wp-admin/network/sites.php and /wp-admin/link-manager.php The problem is the following filters are not firing up in ...
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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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Filter pre_get_posts does not modify Mine/All/Pending

Maybe I need to use a different filter, but I am using the pre_get_posts filter to filter out posts on a custom post list view. It works for the main table, but the quicklinks to (All) (Published) ...
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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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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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File exceeds upload_max_filesize, despite max filesize being large enough

I am trying to upload a 762KB picture using the multi-file uploader at /wp-admin/media-new.php. This page reports that my maximum upload filesize is 2GB. However, once the upload progress bar gets to ...
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How to create sub menu with a URL parameter?

I would like to add parameter for the submenus, but when I click to the admin page I receive the following message: You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page. Code: ...
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Completely remove WP_Admin_Bar for specific user roles

How do I hide/remove the admin bar that is displayed when a user with specific role is logged in? I figured I have to do something with remove_menu(), but not exactly what and how. Codex
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Plugin Development: Wordpress processes twice on post update. How to skip process on the first?

When you create a plugin and set up a process function, Wordpress will run the plugin process function twice upon clicking the update button. I believe the first process is for the versioning ...
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how to customize the default #adminmenu in wp-admin

i want to customize the #adminmenu for the wp-admin, how can i target the class via plugin? im planning to use below function, but im not sure if this is the correct way of doing so.. ...
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Ordering Post 2 Post admin meta box by meta from CPT

I've just started using Posts 2 Posts (brilliant plugin by the way) in combination with a custom post type called "Artist" and the WP Event Manager Plugin. My aim is to use P2P to link Artists to ...