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

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why automatically folder is created on WP root and under wp-admin folder?

When I refresh my site then new folder with strange name is automatically created on root and under wp-admin folder: This folder is automatically created ...
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Use tag interface for hierarchical taxonomy?

Custom taxonomies are great. I registered a bunch of new taxonomies and wrote an importer to import our hierarchical taxonomy into WordPress a la XML. The problem is one taxonomy has about 1,100 terms ...
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My wordpress site gets redirected automatically to the old site any known solution for this?

I had recently moved my wp site from a domain to other, but when I type in the new domain's address it gets redirected to the old domain/some_page. Is this any common problem? Is there any known ...
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Completely disabling widgets

How do I completely remove widget support from a theme/plugin ? Like removing the appearance -> widgets page, and prevent WP from loading widget classes and all widget-related stuff.
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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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Pre-populate Woocommerce Order items with fees in admin

I cannot seem to get this down, I only have experience with editing Woocommerce templates and not anything in /includes/. The goal: Add 5 empty fees in the Woocommerce Order details admin area ...
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How to check if I'm on a custom post type archive in the admin area

I am trying to alter the query that's ran on the admin page of my custom post type. This page: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=my_venue. Typically, I would use is_admin() && ...
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Where is wordpress redirecting wp-admin/admin/dashboard to wp-admin and how to turn it off

I mean when we have subdirectory install and /wp-admin/ is not referencing to directory wp-admin, but wordpress stills redirects and not just for wp-admin slug but also for admin and dashboard and ...
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Widget page stopped loading

I'm currently having an issue with the widgets page in the backend. however I'm having a heck of a time identifying what's break the page. I've found there are 3 widgets that when removed from the ...
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How to set custom editor style when editing the homepage?

I would like to get html class names same way get_body_class() works but on the admin side. I would like to change body class names of TinyMCEs iFrame element to allow specified editor-styles.css ...
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Displaying which Role the current user is assigned to

Is there a section on the admin panel of my WordPress installation which just displays what role the current logged in user has? For example, I know I have administrator permissions because I know ...
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All of my WordPress sites have Bold Open Sans

I have no idea what happened to all of my WordPress sites' dashboard. Every local site and even my production sites are using a bold Open Sans font. It is miserable and is driving me nuts. I need help ...
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Edit category without leaving the page

When we edit the category by admin panel, we left after saving the page. To avoid this? I want to edit the category and continue after saving it.
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Uncaught TypeError: undefined is not a function (shortcode-box)

I have a Wordpress theme that the author is no longer maintaining, and has stopped functioning properly with the update to Wordpress 3.x. Over the past few months, I have been working to resolve the ...
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How to enable a site administrator to edit users in a WordPress network/ multisite setup?

I have a few sites in a network. I don't want the site administrators to manage things like network plugins, but I would like them to be able to edit profiles of all network users, not use those on ...
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Admin section showing CUSTOM Permalink structure thus resulting in permission error [closed]

Used a plugin and it has pagination in backend but the pagination structure is taking custom permalink structure thus it is resulting in permission error when we click on paginations, ...
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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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How to Remove ALL Widgets from Dashboard?

I'm looking for a complete blank Dashboard. No widgets at all and preferably one column. There are snippets to remove the default WordPress widgets, but haven't found nothing about the ones added ...
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Update Woocommerce Cart Total with variable (having trouble)

Goal (project I'm working on): I'm trying to make Woocommerce more like an invoicing tool so my client. To do this I am using Advanced Custom Fields plugin [ACF]. This is a big customization of the ...
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WP Core hard coded to use http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml not HTTPS

I've searched here and the WP Codex but haven't found anything. I have recently added an SSL Cert to a client site. The front end is fine and there are no insecure elements. However, the admin ...
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Block access to wp-admin

I'm attempting to use a .htaccess file to block access to the wp-admin folder. I've read through the Brute Force Attacks doc (https://codex.wordpress.org/Brute_Force_Attacks) and I've added the block ...
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Rename field labels for post in Admin Panel

My client wants to be able to upload a product datasheet file (PDF) for each product (we are using woocommerce). As the 'product Short Description' field allows media to be uploaded and to link to ...
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Hook into backbone to add js to wp-admin -> media library?

I've enqueued a .js file on the "Media Library" page (upload.php). I need to hide and manipulate a few of the thumbnails on the page using JS only ( I'm not looking for workarounds ). The elements ...
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Strange problem with overlapping / disappearing Text in the admin backend in WP 4.3 [duplicate]

I experience a very strange issue with all Wordpress installations I'm in charge of. Text in the backend in the left hand menu overlaps. Reloading without cache makes it disappear for some time. When ...
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Admin is showing all posts on page 1

I have 900 media items on the site. For some reason the pagination has stopped working in a few sites and all the posts are being shown slowing down the site a lot. This happens on the Media library ...
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I am unable to publish/update post

I am running wordpress 4.3 with my custom theme. Everything was going fine but today when i tried to post new article on my blog i notice that when i click on publish button it stuck on loading. I ...
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Submit form to a different PHP file in the same plugin folder

I want to submit a form to another PHP file which lays in the same folder: wp-content/plugins/my-plugin-folder The form action attribute looks like this: <form name="lookat" type="submit" ...
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filter built in columns types in edit-tags.php table

I am successfully filtering the header of the tags table in edit-tags.php add_filter('manage_edit-{custom_taxonomy}_columns', 'change_columns_header', 10, 3); function change_columns_header($columns) ...
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3.3: How do you hide the new dashboard welcome panel?

I have tried various versions of this here: unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['high']['dashboard_wp_welcome_panel']); ...
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Sort custom post types by last name in the backend

I have a custom post type called speakers, where post title is a speakers first- AND last name. I created it with this code: add_action( 'init', 'create_post_type' ); function create_post_type() { ...
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WordPress User profile page fields missing

My client has website up and running on wordpress and he is using wordpress 4.3. And i have noticed in Users--> user Profile section field is missing in About yourself Section. I need these fields ...
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Redirection to external site on admin

I have a menu on Admin which opens a page in admin. The issue is that when I open that menu it redirect to another site like www.abc.com, the admin menu includes DB connection and it list the product ...
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Admin sidebar element buggy on hover with Google Chrome 45 [duplicate]

I'm using OSX 10.10 Google Chrome Version 45.0.2454.85 (64-bit) And When I go through the sidebar elements on my Wordpress site it looks like this: Is this a known bug?. On Firefox and Safari ...
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How to display custom columns for confusing custom taxonomy?

I'm trying to add to admin custom columns for custom taxonomy for a custom post type, and it's been pretty confusing so far. I've created a post type called Parceiros (partners) and assigned 2 custom ...
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How to hide the adminbar and adminmenu for user except admin in wordpress?

My requirement is to hide the adminmenu and adminbar for normal users except admin while editing their profile like ad image below I want to hide the adminbar(Page Builder, New) in upper and ...
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How to disable the footer in a submenu_page?

I am developing a wordpress plugin that allows upload of files through a custom form in the admin section of the blog. The page where this is done is built with add_submenu_page(). The form (which is ...
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Can I disable this core query?

When a user creates/updates a post within the admin, it takes between 15 and 30 seconds for that operation to complete. The culprit appears to be this slow query: SELECT ID FROM wp_posts WHERE ...
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Creating my own Admin Forms in a WordPress CMS?

I just decided to try using WordPress for a CMS (not a blog). The site will have some product information that I want the client to be able to update. Instead of creating an entire admin side just ...
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Unable to locate WordPress Root directory

I'm trying to upgrade WordPress version of a blog and it fails. I input FTP info (host, user, pass and type) then I get the message: Unable to locate WordPress Root directory. Installation ...
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password protected problem with register

I wanna use from password protect directory (with .htaccess ) in my admin pages. but in user registration page I see a alert for user and password autorazation ( same autorazation that created for ...
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How to make wp-login.php and wp-admin not accessible

Hello guys I wanted to limit my LOGIN and WP-ADMIN without using plugins. I have a network (multi-site): I have done so: wp-config.php define('WP_ADMIN_DIR', 'controlpanel'); define( ...
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modify admin panel all post to show date time

Hey I want to Know how can I modify admin panel all post to show date and time instead of only date. Published post will have published date and time and scheduled post will have scheduled date and ...
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Re-layouting the “Settings Menu” in “Add a New Post” page

Just asking a quick question here to see if anyone can help me out with this issue. I am building a blog website, but the "Add a new Post" page menu to select publish, categories etc default layout ...
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Not getting confirmation link with email change

I'm requesting a change for my email address. I get an email at the old address saying a change has been requested & to delete the message if I made the request. But when I log back in, even days ...
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My wp-admin stops working suddenly

wp-admin stopped working suddenly. I have checked the .htaccess file as well as wp config. However still it's not working. Site is working correctly but wp-admin page re-directs to to auth=1. Don't ...
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Create a clickable name in WP_List_Table for Plugin Admin

I've been developing a plugin where I wanted to create a table, styled and working just like Wordpress's native Post/Page tables. Following the guide below, I was able to create the table and load my ...
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admin_url() do not retrieve the correct url in an subdirectory install

I have installed Wordpress locally in a subdirectory. I have the admin_url( 'users.php' ) template tag in a plugin that retrieves the http://localhost/wp-admin/users.php URL instead of the ...
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How can I add an image upload field directly to a custom write panel?

I've added a new page under "Pages" in the wordpress admin, and added several custom fields. I'd also like to be able to add an upload image field to the page editor - is there some way to do this via ...
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How to put placeholder text in the main post input area?

I'm making a course plugin for a university in England. I'm looking to put some default placeholder text in the main post content area, on the admin side. Its the rich text editor I want it to go ...
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WP admin user search doesn't return all users

I have about 1,500 user accounts (subscribers). When I go to the Users section of the WP admin/backend area, and then try to search for a user, it is very unreliable. If I search for a last name or ...