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

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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 ...
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Weird admin-ajax.php problem

In my site, each request on the home page is also making a POST to wp-admin/admin-ajax.php. 10.30.4.122 - - [21/Aug/2015:06:07:53 -0400] "POST /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php HTTP/1.1" 200 275 ...
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template_redirect or admin-ajax.php?

My plugin needs to be reachable by the public and accept query vars. When called, it will run some backend db tasks, call a 3rd party API and sometimes redirect. Previously, I was using ...
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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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How to add character length condition to WP-CMS fields?

I created a custom module with the help of https://wp-types.com/ plugin. Everything seems fine but I want to include a character length condition for my CMS custom field (NOT FOR THE FRONT-END). ...
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can't access backend while frontend works perfect

Before 2 days there was a automatic update for wordpress, which I for my website. When the update was over, I tried to access backend but I always get this message: Fatal error: Call to undefined ...
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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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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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How to stop - Database Update Required - from happening again?

So I have had the issue several times now where whenever I update WordPress it gives me the "DataBase update required" and then will not login in to the site. This happens every time I upgrade to the ...
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add_settings_field how to add a field in the default admin page using a child theme

I have a theme (tempera) that have a number of field option for something, in a fixed number of five, I want to add 3 more of them but I don't know how to do it in my child theme. This is main.php in ...
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wp-admin page is blank

Something is wrong with my wp-admin page, it just shows up blank. I am pretty sure it has to do with my function.php file there is no whitespace on the top or bottom, but when I delete it completely, ...
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get_current_screen - 'Trying to get property of non-object' error

Hello im using this code in the admin to filter custom post types edit.php page but get_current_screen $screen->post_type is throwing a php notice. Notice: Trying to get property of non-object ...
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Decrease edit.php and post-new.php load [duplicate]

On a new install with default Twenty Fifteen theme and no activated plugins. I used Really Simple CSV Importer to import ~4000 pages with title and one word content for each. This is to have my pages ...
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Custom WP_Query doesn't display all posts

I'm building an options page which allows users to choose three posts and three custom images that display on the site's front page. I am using the Settings API to create a custom WP_Query which pulls ...
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Adding description to wordpress blog post through wp-admin panel

Is there a way to add a description to my Wordpress blog post through wp-admin panel?
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I keep getting logged out in Firefox

For some reason, tonight when I have gone to work on my Wordpress installation I firstly found myself logged out, even though there was a few cookies left in Firefox relating to the website and when ...
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Show parent-child relationship for categories in the wordpress admin

How can I show child categories under there parent category in the wordpress admin? On a post the format of the category box would look like this: Category 1 Sub-Category 1.1 Sub-Category 1.2 ...
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How To Display Admin Toolbar On Custom Template

I am trying to get the admin toolbar to display on a custom page. I am using a custom php file for this. The basic structure of the page is like this and this will display the basic structure of my ...
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wp_is_mobile() inside js

I've stumbled upon a issue that i can't fix. I've implemented a autocollapse menu ..all works fine UNTILL i go to mobile version where the wp core's menu bugs out with my menu js code. Basicly i ...
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Dynamic admin submenu

I'm creating a plugin for WordPress with dynamic sub-menu's fetched from the server. Putting the dynamic loading of sub-menu's into the menu_setup() hook function would slow down other WordPress ...
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Get all of user's custom post types in WP Admin for plugin

I am making a WordPress plugin and hit a rough point. I'm trying to make it so a user can select from all their post types, including custom post types. The code I have below shows the post, page, and ...
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Too many redirects after added SSL redirect on port 80 virtual host

I have 2 virtual host for my wordpress blog. One handles the http port 80 request and other handles port 443 https requests. I have added the following in my virtual host for port 80 to redirect all ...
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Wordpress admin menu pages not receiving passed info

I have a Wordpress menu page (A) and a wordpress submenu page (B). I want to pass data from A to B. A has a list of items and I want B to show the details of each item, by passing the item id to it. ...
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How to update my website with WordPress?

I want to update my old website with WordPress but I got some problems... Is it possible to create a website without domain name (before publish) and replace it with my old website domain name as soon ...
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Manually Disable Basic Auth from hacked wordpress database

A wordpress website was hacked. i setup a new server and new db server. when we try to visit the admin, we get a http basic auth prompt. i need to know what to look for in the database to disable this ...
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Display existing admin list table for custom post type in another location without recreating it

I have two custom post types; Inventory and Jobs. I have customised the columns displayed in the Inventory admin list table (ie. wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=inventory) to display relevant fields Is ...
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Only allow administrators and editors to access wp-admin

I am trying to restrict access to wp-admin so that only administrators and editors are allowed. At the moment I am using this function: function restrict_admin(){ //if not administrator, kill ...
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WP admin display custom field if another field value is “Female”

I have 3 custom fields: Gender, Partner name, and Partner last name. I need a js or CSS function. If I select "Female" from ecpt_gender select box, 2 custom fields appear by CSS changing the display ...
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sort tags by tag ID in admin panel

I want to sort tags list by tag id in my WordPress admin panel. There is 1000s tag in admin tag list and I want to know which are the latest added tags, but there are options to sort with Name, ...
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How do I enqueue styles/scripts on certain /wp-admin pages?

I have two simple functions that load stuff using wp_enqueue_style() and wp_enqueue_script(), something like these: function admin_custom_css() { wp_enqueue_style( 'stylesheet_name', ...
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Add data to post edit page, when post is published

I need to customize the "post edit page", for a custom post_type, but to keep things simple let's say it's on the post_type post for now. When the post status is published, I need to run a PHP script ...
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WP Cron doesn't save <iframe> or <object> in post body

I am using wp_cron to auto grab posts from a remote website and save them in my wp db. NOTICE! I am executing my code from my plugin, not from my template functions.php or somewhere else. I have my ...
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Hide pages in CMS Tree Page View hack

Hi I am trying to hide some pages in wordpress dashboard from CMS Tree Page View. Can someone pls help and tell me how do i achieve this. I am trying to add filter in function.php but it doesnt work. ...
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How to add conent (text) to Add New pages form of admin in WordPress

I am new to WordPress. I have created a Shortcode. Now I want to add description of Shortcode to Pages->Add New Page so the user can easily use the Shortcode which I have created. I want that text ...
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Media upload default title from file name

I'm on a roll today with the questions. Is this easy? Again, I can't seem to find the right filter (nor previous question with a suitable answer). So if you download an image say, from GettyImages, ...
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Set user admin language preference by lang parameter

A site I'm working on allows users to login and submit content for a directory listing. The site uses WPML to serve translations, but the WPML language switcher does not affect the admin interface. ...
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Fixing admin menu offset

I've encountered a little problem during my plugin development. I've added a search box on all pages and it's working flawless but the only thing that annoys me is that it's causing the menu to ...
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Cannot access my wp-admin after installing Gzip compression [closed]

I have installed a WP Plugin called Gzip Compression to increased the speedpage and had an awful surprised: have no access to the website at all, giving me an error of invalid form of compression, and ...
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How to remove 'create new post' entry for a custom post type?

I have a custom post type that is created using a form on the site. I want to disable new post creation from wordpress admin. Is there a way to do that ?
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Row actions for custom post types?

I'm working on a plugin, which converts a site into a feedback sort of portal. I made a new object page, 'Feedbacks', which displays all the feedbacks is a tabular format, and I'm using ...
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Add a box below admin toolbar via plugin

First of all thanks for your time and for your help. I'm looking to add a custom box below the admin toolbar on all pages via plugin(the blue one from the screenshot). In future i would like to add ...
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The Commercial tab is missing from the Plugins page when trying to update Types 1.7

I have Types installed and registered on my live server, but also want to get it installed on my development server (which of course has a different URL so will have to be registered separately). ...
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Multisite network admin – URL / redirect error

I followed this guide on how to set up a WordPress installation that is optimized for git deployment. Basically, WordPress is moved into a subfolder called wordpress, index.php and wp-config.php are ...
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Solution for extremely slow pages or custom post in WP-admin

Somehow WordPress likes to load all the pages and custom post in the admin area. When you have a site with more than 500 pages things get slower and slower. After 5000 pages things start to timeout ...