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

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Admin Filter - Add Post Type Description on Post Type Page

WordPress allows adding descriptions to Custom Post Types whenever it's registered. ( register_post_type(). I would like to output that title on the Admin Landing Page ( View All Post Type ) ...
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How to check if a user is in a specific role?

I have a pretty specific requirement to show different text in a field label on the user profile page based on the current user's role. I can't seem to figure out how to check whether the current use ...
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Get access to Wordpress when logged out

I have a WP site with bbPress installed and bbPress Like Button (a like button plugin). I was trying to import a phpBB forum to bbPress. I'm having problems doing this and in the process must have ...
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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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Hide user group filtering links

I have standard 4.0.1 wordpress site through which I'm selling digital content with woocommerce. I have permission scheme set up so that i have thousands of user groups (group can access certain ...
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Toggle admin metabox based upon chosen page template

I'd like to have a custom field interface show up only when a certain template is assigned to a particular WordPress page. Any ideas?
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Easiest way to make post private by default

I don't know how to make a plugin so I can't do what's suggested here How can I make it so the Add New Post page has Visibility set to Private by default? so what's alternative ?
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always by default show welcome panel in the dashboard

i am looking for solution to show always welcome panel in the dashboard by php code. i know that for every user this parameter is stored in DB. the question is, how can i check if the login user ...
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User Meta Search Script with Strange Number of Results Per Page and Incorrect Number of Items

I have not been able to find a plugin that allows me to search well on user meta fields from the WP backend users search. The closest I’ve found is "Improved user search in backend" however, this is ...
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How To Create a Metabox of HTML Content with Instructions For Editors When Editing a Post or Page?

I would like to add a custom Metabox with HTML content in the screens New and Edit Posts/Pages ( /wp-admin/post.php?post=POST_ID&action=edit), so that I could display a list of editorial ...
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Using TinyMce with textareas in meta boxes on custom post types

I am trying to use the http://www.tinymce.com/ plugin to add a tinymce to my textareas in my meta boxes I have created. I've googled other ways and either I cant get it to work or didnt grasp the ...
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FORCE_SSL_ADMIN not working

Any ideas why define('FORCE_SSL_ADMIN', true); wouldn't work? I'm not getting any errors at all, but a http request to example.com/wp-admin isn't redirecting to https
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Plugin Development - Get Admin Url (Including cases where wp-admin is not used)

I'm currently writing a WordPress plugin, and am looking to retrieve the WordPress admin url. It sounds simple enough - and it is - assuming every WordPress install is using the default wp-admin slug; ...
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_wpnonce blank screen

this is killing me! I don't understand what is making _wpnonce and _wp_http_referer appearing in the url. If I manually delete them from the url, it is working, so this is the problem. Even with all ...
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Add mass action to wp-admin/users.php

I'm heavelly modified my Wordpress, it's amazing what you can do with wordpress hooks, actions.. But i'm not able to find how can i add mass action for users. Let's say i select 5 users and i want to ...
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Why WordPress not logout after I have close my browser?

The default login cookie has expiry time as "session", so suppose when I close my browser, I need to login again when I visit wp-admin. But I've found that serveral time I've closed my browser (kill ...
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Elegantly using JavaScript on widget admin forms

I'm working on a project involving a lot of widgets, and I'm thinking it'd be really great to have a "More options" section built using jQuery UI Accordion that expands when clicked. So, I've ...
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Failed to load resource at admin screen

So I've done Wordpress clean install in a live server. Everything looks fine and seems to work. However, if I go to the admin's edit page or post and try to add or change the featured image, the Media ...
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I can´t access my admin panel. I tried all possible solutions

HELP. This morning I was editing a little line in the style.css file (to change the way the navigation menu displayed). All of a sudden I was not able to access my admin panel, but the frontend was ...
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Wordpress custom permalinks not working on OS X localhost

When changing premalinks, none of the pages and links are not working except home page :( Result are shown below. Thanks in advance.
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media_sideload_image uploads an image multiple times!

i want to upload an image programmatically into wordpress media library and then attach it to a post! i found media_sideload_image function in wordpress codex but when i use it in functions.php file, ...
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Replacing select2 in admin backend for all selects

I originally posted this question as a javascript question here, but think maybe it would be better asked here. I tried adding select2 to all wordpress admin screens. However, since many selects are ...
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Adding text in more than one language (at the same time)

I am building a wordpress site. On the upper-right hand corner of every page on the site I am going to have two (or more) flags, and clicking on any given flag should cause the site to display the ...
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jQuery UI inside widget on admin page

I have created a widget that has quite a few settings, and so I am trying to create a tabbed menu (using jQuery UI) inside the widget settings of the admin page. The problem is basically that tabs ...
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How can I remove the “Add New” button in my custom post type?

I have many custom post types that need the Add [custom post type] feature but I have a custom post type of "About" and I do not need to "Add New" about to the about custom post type. So I want to ...
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Adding a Taxonomy Filter to Admin List for a Custom Post Type?

I have created a Custom Post Type called 'listing' and added a Custom Taxonomy called 'businesses'. I would like to add a dropdown list of Businesses to the admin list for the Listings. Here is what ...
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Removing an admin page added by a 3rd party plugin. Gravity forms in this example

I'm trying to hide a help page from editors, added by the gravity forms plugin. I believe I've run into the same issue before with other plugins, so I'd like to know the correct way to do it for 3rd ...
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restrict_manage_posts for users?

restrict_manage_posts is great for allowing me to filter posts by taxonomy on the admin page. Is there any way of using a similar function for the users admin page - so I can filter by user meta data ...
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404 Error on Activate / Deactivate Plugin

I have a standard WP install (3.5.1) and am trying to activate a new plugin (WP Super Cache) however each time I try to activate it, I get my site's 404 error page... which is strange as it's the same ...
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Getting 404 page not found error while trying to access add new plugin / themes

I am getting 404 page not found error while trying to add new plugin or view installed plugin in my admin panel. i am using Hueman theme. every time i tried to use some option of admin panel i am ...
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post_mime_types Filter not Working in List Mode

I'm using the following code to add new sorting options to my Media Library: function modify_post_mime_types( $post_mime_types ) { $post_mime_types['application/pdf'] = array( __( 'PDFs' ), __( ...
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Wordpress login not working

Ok so i needed to add a new user to my wordpress site DreamersCorp.org. When registering in the wp-admin screen it worked. I then proceeded to login and it failed. I then reset the password. I once ...
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Blank page when viewing wp-admin

I just add new user for my website and everything went perfect. Suddenly when I am trying to go to www.mysite.com/wp-admin it only shows a white blank page and redirect to this address : ...
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How do I make it so that the all users page is not a white screen?

I tried to up the amount of users displayed on the screen, and then after clicking 'Apply', the Users page stays white for me, and only the user page. How do I fix this?
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I moved my site to another server, wp admin works so does the front page, but posts don't work

Pretty much summed up everything in the title. I can see the posts in wp admin, but when I hit the "View" link they return a 404 not found. Do you have any idea why this is happening? As a note: I ...
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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 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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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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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: ...