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How To Differentiate Drafted product and Publish Product through Color?

I want to set a different color border for product drafts and published products in my WordPress backend page. If there is a drafted product in my WordPress product listing page then it should have a ...
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How do i best handle custom plugin page actions?

I'm constantly running into the same annoyance, so i thought i'd see if there's any ideas or experience out there... I've created a plugin that uses it's own admin page. It has to. Now that i sorted ...
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custom script not loading at admin pages

I want to load a custom script on the admin pages. Seems simple right. Still, for some reason the script is not loading. I've tried putting this in my themes functions: add_action( ...
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wp_get_update_data() function running on every admin request

In one specific instance of a WordPress build the admin is incredibly slow, after checking the issue out with the Query Monitor plugin I notice that WordPress is running a handfull (~15) HTTP requests ...
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How can I create a plugin installation link?

Currently, my code is generating the wrong nonce, I guess. Here is the code: $action = 'install-plugin'; $plugin = 'akismet'; wp_nonce_url( add_query_arg( array( 'action' ...
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Show all post tags on post edit screen/sidebox

I am looking for a way to show all post tags on post edit screen/tags sidebox in WordPress admin section. By default WordPress shows 45 most used tags but I need a way to list all tags there or at ...
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Wordpress Brute Force Prevention

I am using WordFence security plugin for keeping track of login attempts and I regularly check the logs from it. I realize that there are going to be a lot of login attempts with the username 'admin'. ...
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if it possible to get all notifications from all plugins and core?

if it possible to get all notifications from all plugins and core? when notifications appears wordpress insert this to: <div id="message" class="some class">notifications text</div> ...
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Strange characters appeared in header

Hi everyone! I have a problem with my website. There are strange characters in the header and I couldn't find any file with hardcoded characters like this. So I don't know how to fix this. The same ...
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How to use screen options with ajax pages?

How can I use screen options with backend ajax pages? Here is the code. I want to create pagination in AJAX pages. However $screen is null. $user = get_current_user_id(); $screen = ...
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User Profile Avatars

I'm using this plugin http://wordpress.org/plugins/user-photo/ How can I get the Profile Photo that I upload through this plugin to show in the All Users list beside the Users Name and in the admin ...
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How can I remove subdirectory folder from wp-admin urls?

I have the following root file structure: |-- composer.json |-- composer.lock |-- index.html |-- index.php |-- vendor | |-- autoload.php | |-- composer | `-- fancyguy |-- wp | |-- index.php | ...
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Set Featured Image from URL using Javascript (or jQuery)

Like the title says, I'm needing to set the featured image of a custom post using javascript (or jQuery) using an image hosted externally. Basically, I have a script that searches a separate database ...
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How do I proprely navigate through my custom post types?

I want to redesign my website using WordPress and Bootstrap. I did most of the work, however, I have trouble navigating through my pages. Before I tell you anything, just want you to know that my ...
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get_comments() returns empty array if called through AJAX

I'm facing a quite strange issue with a simple get_comments() implementation in admin panel. Code is this (post ID is truly 1234) get_comments('post_id=1234&status=approve'); It returns proper ...
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Ajax form submission from admin panel

I have created a page in admin panel and there I have created a form for CSV export/import . Action of my form is "/wp-admin/admin-post.php" . I want to submit that form via ajax . I want to remain on ...
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add_post_meta displays in admin edit area

I use a simple way to add_post_meta() to wp_insert_post(). Everything's working fine, except my meta box doesn't appear in admin area. Is there a simple way to do that? <?php $condition = ...
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Hook function on click of Button “Pages” in the WP Admin Panel / Not Activate Plugin

I need a hook which I can use for add_action('TheHookINeed', 'add_hooks_for_advanced_page_manager'); I need the function add_hooks_for_advanced_page_manager() executed before the page overview site ...
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Make “Post published. View post” Open in a New Tab

How would I make Post published. View post(edit and pages as well) always open in a new tab? I have this in an iframe but it looks weird when a post is in it.
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Can't access wp-admin/wp-login of my website

Whenever I'm trying to access mysite/wp-admin "Update database required" notificiation comes up. http://awesomescreenshot.com/04844f1y64 After clicking on update database the error of upgrade.php ...
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change text in users.php “create new user” button

i am trying to change text in h2 a (create new user in users.php) using some techniques like: but none of them seems working. any suggestions? <h2> משתמשים <a href="user-new.php" ...
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How to prevent parent admin page from appearring as a child admin page

I am using this code: add_menu_page($page_title, $menu_title, $this->capability, $menu_slug, $function); Which is adding top level admin page. When I add: add_submenu_page( $menu_slug, 'sub ...
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ASCII to Unicode conversion and then save the data into database using WP post editor field

Here is the WordPress default post editor as we know: You may notice, here are some garbage texts in the Title and Description field. They are ASCII texts. PLOT In Bangla, a widespread software ...
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Add sub menu page in your plugin

this is how i am adding the menu and trying to add the sub menu page which is not adding. party-reservation.php function a_qoute_admin_action() { add_menu_page(__('Reservations Pages'), ...
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How to use ajax in wordpress plugin to get data from coustom DB?

i have created php script that work great as stand alone. now i need to create this script as wordpress plugin. so i have created custom table in wordpress DB. then i tried to make the ajax call. in ...
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Custom rewrite rule for backend/admin?

I would like to create a custom rewrite rule that will take the URL: http://domain/submit-project/add but display http://domain/wp/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=project Is there any way to do ...
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Cannot Update wp DB - Get 500 Error

I have this site on godaddy Failpeep.com , It started giving me this problem yesterday , When I tried to login to admin area , It 1st kept loading if I entered the correct password and took me to a ...
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Why adding Categories does not auto refresh in Backend while using my custom theme?

If I am using my own created custom theme, the Post Categories Page in admin panel is not getting updated automatically when I add a new Category. To see the new category I have to reload the page ...
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using slug instead of ID in admin edit post url

In Admin, is there any way to use a slug instead of a post ID# within the url that takes you to a post's edit screen. So instead of: http://mysite.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=5562&action=edit ...
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“widget” on edit.php which loads/saves data

i am trying to add a "widget" to the edit.php post-filter-table as seen in this plugin: https://wordpress.org/plugins/advanced-post-manager/screenshots/ i would love to do this with piklist or ...
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Is there ANY way to remove comments function and section totally?

I don't want any comment querys to run. I don't wont anything about comments to be shown in wordpress admin area. Is this possible in any way? EDIT: Remove all links to the comments from admin bar, ...
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New wordpress install, what are the reasons the “Install Themes” tab is missing?

I just installed Wordpress 4.0.1 (never ran this version before, but I remember this not being a problem with older versions) and gave the requisite permissions to the various folders to allow ...
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wp-admin page redirecting to 404 error page

I updated my Wordpress site to 4.0.1 from 3.8.5 and now I can't access my wp-admin page. It redirects to a 404 error page. I've already tried deactivating my plugins by renaming my plugin folder via ...
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Replace wordpress login logo with custom text

I wanted to replace the wordpress logo which is displayed on login screen with some custom text. Here is the code what I tried so far: function my_custom_logo() { echo '<style ...
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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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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 ...