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

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Renaming “Expand Details” within “Add Media”

I was wondering if it was possible that the "Expand Details" option via "Add Media" can be renamed? I couldn't find a guide online so I thought I would ask here for guidance, (that's if it's possible)....
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How do I change the WordPress Address URL only and still login to wp-admin

The story so far: I added a distribution on Amazon CloudFront (randomString.cloudfront.net), then added a cname (cdn.mydomain.com) and finally created a cname record on the DNS server - pointing cdn....
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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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I installed Wordpress locally now how do I login?

I downloaded a WordPress website that I am modifying for a friend. He gave me access to cPanel, where I downloaded the SQL and changed it on XAMPP. Now when I open >localhost/wp it opens the ...
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Admin panel specific page only with admin_head for 4.1?

<?php /* Plugin Name: Header Problem Demo Plugin URI: http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/215190 Description: Shows how old admin_head-{page} method no longer works Version: 1.0 Author: ...
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From 403 error to 500 internal server error

I'm trying to install wordpress on a shared hosting (1and1), it's been 3 days i'm struggling and i give up, i've installed wordpress many times on other servers with no problem, first time on (1and1) ...
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add_page_menu to make shortcut to widgets

I want to make a menu button that takes me to wp-admin/widgets.php. The above code seems to work only partially. add_action( 'admin_menu', 'register_widgets_menu_button' ); function ...
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wp_dequeue_script not working in my plugin

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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wp-admin 302 redirects

I have a new install of WordPress on my Mac mini server. The site uses SSL and has a valid up to date certificate from StartCom. The site loads, but with no CSS or theme. Mainly, I can't get into ...
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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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Set “Display Name Publicly As..” to be usernames by default

My Wordpress iste currently displays users' identifying information by their FIRSTNAME + LASTNAME. The vast majority prefer to be known by their usernames. I've instructed how to change their "...
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Custom WordPress Dashboard for Specific user role

I want to customize dashboard or 1st page when user login into admin panel. This will be for Author/editor where he/she will only see some tabs/button of the pages and posts, by click them he/she can ...
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How to obtain the user ID of the current profile being edited in WP-Admin?

Is there a way of obtaining the user ID of the profile being edited in wp-admin? I know it's in the URL if you are editing a user, EX: ./wp-admin/user-edit.php?user_id=427. Could always $_GET['...
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How do I link to a php file in my plugin directory?

Basically in the wp-admin section I have a page where I attempt to export some records from a grid. I have an Export link which leads to something like admin.php?page=download&selected_ids=1,2,4. ...
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How do I force a download in the admin area?

I'm doing an export function in my plugin but I cannot force a direct download. I get the error: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent Apparently at some point before my function ...
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Export data as CSV in back end with proper HTTP headers

I wrote a plugin that displays all products in a woocommerce store in admin settings option, now I want to add a link to download the products as CSV file. The problem is, when I click the link I get ...
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Link to specific Customizer section

I've got a site with a few extra Customizer sections. Is there a way to link directly to these so that section open when the page loads? Something like http://mysites.com/wp-admin/customize.php#...
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wordpress wp-admin showing white screen with no error

Suddenly my wordpress site wp-admin stop working. When I will try to access wp-admin it will display white screen. I have deactivated all plugin by rename plugin folder , also uploaded fresh wp-admin ...
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Different images in media while selecting different laguages

I have simple WordPress 4.3.2 site with Polylang plugin and Twenty Twelve theme. I found strange relation between images in Media and selected language. When I swich between languages while staying in ...
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Iframe being removed only for some users when publishing a page

I have multi site wordpress installation. Recently I had a user complaining about not being able to add frames to a page. When I did it it just worked. This user is administrator on this page. Is ...
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Admin - Dashboard - Unset recent comments

I try to get rid of the comments list in the WordPress 4 dashboard section but it doesn't work. Here is what I tried: function remove_all_dashboard_widgets() { global $wp_meta_boxes;...
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Add column into post table

I need to add a flag in table post to generate a custom feed rss with external webapp. I would checked some posts with a flag (when I create a posts or when I edit them) and then I perform a query to ...
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Delete the “wp-admin” folder - what could go wrong?

I would like to pass on a website to a client, but he is not paying for the CMS backend. Could I just remove the wp-admin Folder and just use the front-end of wordpress? Could there go something ...
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Custom Post Type + 20k posts = blank/404 within Admin edit.php [duplicate]

I have registered a custom Post Type via register_post_type(), and about 45 Custom Fields via add_meta_box() function, within the theme. Custom Post Type Args: 'labels' => $labels,...
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Change post-slug using wordpress API? Change permalink of a post using php / jquery?

When calling wp_insert_post() see api there seems to be no possibility to set the post slug / the post permalink of the new entry. e.g. is there a way to check if: a string is possible to use as ...
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“Are you sure you want to do this?” when deactivating all plugins in Wordpress 4.3.1 [closed]

Wordpress version 4.3.1, running in network mode. Logged in as super admin. In the main site's dashboard. When I try to deactivate all active plugins at once, I am taken to a white screen with the ...
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How to add mp3 uploader as custom field in custom post type? [custom-post based plugin ]

i'm developing a plugin which is based on custom post type. i want to upload mp3 file with each new post which is my custom post. for that, i have to upload mp3 file and some meta info of mp3 file. ...
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How to customize core admin pages within a theme?

Say I'm building a WordPress theme, and when this theme is active I want to display customized versions of some admin pages. Let's suppose I want a custom "Widgets" page: I can find the template for ...
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WP-4.3-trash not deleting automatically after specified days

I am using wordpress ver-4.3.1. I want to delete the trash automatically after specified days. For this in my wp-config.php file I have applied code - define('EMPTY_TRASH_DAYS', 1); to empty the ...
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Detect Featured Image remove while editing post in wp-admin (client-side)

I'm looking to add some client-side (JavaScript) events to the post edit screen of wp-admin (post.php?action=edit). I wish to fire events when the user selects a new featured image and a different ...
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Can't Access wp-admin without trailing slash

i am facing strange issue, i can't access wp-admin without trailing slash. Here is what i am facing when i typed www.mysite.com/wp-admin/ works fine when i typed www.mysite.com/wp-login.php works ...
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How to change admin bar color scheme in MP6 / WP 3.8 front end?

I need to change default color scheme for all users. The admin bar on my site is vidibile for all users including guests. The default black color scheme isn't beauty with my design and I would like ...
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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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How Restrict access to admin dashboard by specific static ip?

i'm trying to restrict access to admin dashboard (wp-admin.php) by specific static ip so tried to add .htaccess to the wp-admin and set <FilesMatch "admin\.php$"> Order deny,allow Deny from ...
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Editing Pages Give 404 Error After WordPress Upgrade in Admin Panel

I'm getting a "Not found, error 404" message when editing a page. This started happening after upgrading to the latest version of WordPress The pages are there and they display fine on the site but ...
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Can't access dashboard, connection times out (other pages work fine)

I have a multisite Wordpress installation with 2 blogs, on different domains. One of them works fine, but I just realized that for the other, I can't access the admin area. I can log in, but when ...
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jQuery datepicker not showing on admin menu

Nothing happens when I select the datepicker field. This is the code for the field: <input id="sticky_date" name="sticky_date" class="datepicker hasDatepicker" type="text"> The javascript ...
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Unique user tables between three sites with same database

I have three websites that have their own prefixes, but are in the same database and have each member, and I have create a system that would allow to confine all its members in a mime table, so to ...
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WordPress removing query strings

I run custom scripts and plugins with GET parameters/query strings. Recently, when I try to access a page with query strings, something happens and the query string gets dropped. This, however only ...
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Edit is changing my custom's post type parent id

I'm having a custom post type (vehicle) and i attached a gallery (post) with image attachments in it. Through my custom frontend form, I set all the post and postmeta details right, as i want to, so ...
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Why I can't change the permalink of this page?

I have the following problem with a permalink: if I open this page (it is implemented as a static page) on my local website: localhost/wordpressAsper/archivio it automatically change it into http://...
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Wordpress Admin custom error notice

I followed some advice around here in order to display custom error notices after clicking the update button in the admin area (here it is related to a custom post type, i don't know if it's relevant)....
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Undeletable posts, users or other content

Recently I tried to move a WordPress instance to a production server and (besides other issues) had to deal with a page that could not be deleted via the admin panel. The success message would show up ...
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Resize Admin Featured Image Thumbnail in CPT Edit Screen

I have a custom post type for a slider and I'm using the Featured Image thumbnail uploader to set the image. I've relocated the Featured Image meta box to be underneath the title section in the ...
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Subsites in Multisite installation throwing 404 error on wp-admin in IIS 7

Running into an issue where sub sites of a multisite (fresh installation of 3.9 and no plugins or themes) are throwing 404 error when trying to access the wp-admin section of the sub site. It is ...
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Checkbox not showing as checked on UserProfile (even with checked=“checked”)

I have a dynamic list of checkboxes that are showing on a user profile in the admin area (user-edit.php). A user should be able to select the checkboxes which will save their selections as an array ...
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How to remove menu installed in wp-admin by a theme? [closed]

I installed Placester theme.And then disabled it, and deleted it. But there is still a menu there. How can I remove it? The only installed plugins are: Akismet Contact Form 7 Google Analytics by ...
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inserting a post from an extern php file but post content doesn't show on wp site

I'm doing a php file that insert post's on my wordpress site. I'm filling all the fields in wp_posts, but the content doesn't shows on my wordpress site. I wonder if it's because the categories are ...
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Limit access to wp_admin

I'm attempting to limit access to wp_admin by IP address but I still have a few that are getting through. I have an htaccess file in my wp_admin folder with the following: # Block access to wp-admin. ...
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Let user delete comment on front end only

I have a edit comments page on my sites front end and have placed a delete comment link for users. The link works however it takes the user to the backend to confirm the comment deletion. I cant have ...