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

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$current_screen if condition for a specific page in admin

Right now I have this code to add some changes in my WYSIWYG editor in admin: add_filter( 'default_content', 'custom_editor_content' ); function custom_editor_content( $content ) { global ...
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Send email to user that his post has been rejected

I am searching for a solution for the following problem: I am using WP User Frontend, so that users can create posts in the frontend. After saving, the admin needs to review the post, and the ...
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is_admin() conditional statement

I built front-end log in like this. <?php if( is_user_logged_in() ) { ?> <?php /* Template Name: front page */ get_header(); global $user_identity; $redirect = ...
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Increment Page Order As Pages Are Created

In the Admin Panel, is there a way to hook into the page creation and increment Page Order number of each page or to be equal to the number of pages. Right now the default is 0 and when I make a new ...
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Cannot access WP admin because plugin returns 204

I recently installed a plugin on my schools wordpress site that one of my friends wrote, that should pull the newest video from a youtube page and post it. If the video hasn't changed, he set up the ...
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JQuery multiple toggle values

I'm trying to hide/show metaboxes dependant on the page template chosen. This has been working fine until I have come to show a metabox on more than one chosen page template. The below code displays ...
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wp-admin url doesn't allow to login and redirects to same page

I am using wordpress 3.6, the latest version. In this version when i access login page for admin url like www.example.com/wp-admin and i enter user name and password, wordpress redirects me to the ...
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Add filter-by-tag in the all posts admin console page

By default the 'all posts' page contains the following filters by date by category Is there a way I can add 'by tags' as well ?
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Site Crashes When Updating to WordPress (Version 3.6)

I was just clicking the update button behind in the admin panel. it said no enough space in my hosting. then i went and removed some files and tried again then it was processing the wp update. ...
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Hide metabox dependant on page template chosen

I'm using the following JQuery script from this answer to toggle the display of metaboxes dependant on the Page Template selected. The example below shows the featured image metabox when the default ...
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Change the edit page for a custom post type?

I've been looking for this all day and can't find it. I'm working on a custom contacts page and I am using the custom post type feature so that I can have more control over it. I'm looking to change ...
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403 Forbidden for wp-admin for me but not my customer

When attempting to log into my customer's site domain.com/wp-admin, I get a 403 forbidden error which redirects me back to //127.0.0.1/?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fdomain.com%2Fwp-admin%2F&reauth=1. ...
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Custom ReCaptcha Login

I'm trying to add ReCaptcha to my login page. I know there are many many plugins by per request I cannot use plugins. So far so good, I'm able to add the Captcha to my login but unable to show errors. ...
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Create any admin page with tab menu on that

I am very new to WordPress and here I want to create one admin page with tabs as shown in image How can I create such page with these tabs?
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Images on admin backend not showing up

It was going alright with images a week ago! But recently when I noticed I found that image thumbnails in media library and in post editor were either not showing up or were just showing there ...
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Show a custom field instead of username in the backend author area

I'm building a new WP site with about 1200 authors(which are actually companies, pulled from my client's existing site), each attached to at least one custom post type. My problem is the admin(our ...
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Can admin-ajax.php be used for spam purposes? And if yes, how to prevent that?

Today I've got a letter from my hosting provider that admin-ajax.php script had been sending spam until it was blocked. About two thousand spam messages were sent to different emails. I know if you ...
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Add CSS Classes Field to Media Uploader

I need a functions.php hook that will allow me to add the standard CSS Classes field to the "ATTACHMENT DISPLAY SETTINGS" section of the Media Uploader modal. I know the css class field can be ...
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Customize a WP_Posts_List_Table class

How can I customize output of tables of records in wp-admin/edit.php? What options are available for editing display_tablenav('top') and display_tablenav('bottom') before outputting in class ...
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How do I improve this admin query snippet to avoid generating duplicate results on non-meta searches?

I've been playing around with code snippets which add meta data to admin searches. The best snippet I've found was written by Stefano on this question. However, it appears to have 1, annoying bug ...
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Post data in wp-admin to external database

I am trying to make a private form to submit data into an external database so that I can later pull from the database and display the records on a page. So far I have been trying to create a plugin ...
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Simultaneous admin updates causes custom fields to not update

Okay, I have another doozie of a problem and although I'm still in the middle of trying to figure out exactly what's going on and what kind of help I might need, I thought I'd throw something up here ...
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adding custom stylesheet to wp-admin

im having troubles getting my custom stylesheet work on WP-ADMIN area. plugins_url('style.css', __FILE__) ); do i have to create folder in my plugins named css or do i just copy my .css to the ...
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Admin login not working

I can't log in as admin on my wordpress site. I've tried to change the password, and a bunch of other stuff, but no result. What happens is that I come back to the log in page, no message. The strange ...
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How i add new link after Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View in quick edit section

I want to add new link in custom post type . I have create a custom post type and i want to add new link after Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View links like Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View | PDF . How ...
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Create custom page and custom menu

I'm trying to do one custom menu at my wordpress admin panel. My plans are: make and menu, to add some contents at a custom page, like "people" and their names, etc... I wanna make it with php. I ...
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Backend search; include CPT meta?

I've currently got a CPT with 2 part titles; I've got everything working perfectly on the frontend. But when it comes to searching for a post, the post you're searching for doesn't always show up ...
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Install old version of plugin from admin panel?

Is there a way to install an old version of a plugin that is hosted on the WordPress.org plugin repository from the admin panel? I know that you can easily go to the WordPress.org plugin repository, ...
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wp_capabilities for administrator (sharing user tables)

I'm attempting to share only the user tables across two separate wordpress websites. I'm not a hardcore coder or anything but I know just enough to understand and tweak things. I found this question ...
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Custom login redirects to wp-admin on wrong password

My custom login form redirects to the wp-admin login when an user doesn't manage to guesses his/her credentials right. How can I manage to redirect the user to the current form instead? And of course ...
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Rename menu items for All except super admin

I can rename wp-admin menu items But How Can I active it for all users except Super Admin ? add_filter('gettext', 'rename_admin_menu_items'); add_filter('ngettext', 'rename_admin_menu_items'); ...
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My website's wp-admin redirects to another website's wp-admin after pointing the site url to a subdirectiory

* DETAILS THAT LEAD UP TO MY PROBLEM * I'm familiar with WP's Giving WordPress its own Directory in codex. I am experimenting on my personal website, erons-expressions.com with redirecting to ...
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Wordpress subdomain wp-admin redirects to main domain

we have a wordpress installation running on address www.example.com. We wanted to have a development site for it as a subdomain, so we created a subdomain dev.example.com on cpanel. Created a ...
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Why do Metabox use Nonces?

Why is it advised for admin panel metaboxes to use nonces? Every example I see of creation and saving metabox data there are nonces involved but aren't nonces a bit unnecessary in this case?
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Hook with jquery script is not working in wp-admin [closed]

This is the hook and script Im using, the jquery script itself is working as you can see in this fiddle: function my_custom_admin_footer(){ echo ' <script ...
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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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I want to restrict admin panel from front user in wordpress [closed]

I am very new in wordpress. I am working on a project in which I want to restrict access to wp-admin url for admin login. I want when user as well as admin try to access the wp-admin they should ...
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how to create my own edit.php admin page code or template for my custom post type

Most plugins try to hide the components of the edit.php screen on wp admin and replace it with meta boxes to create the needed layout and fields for the custom post type. But this means that there is ...
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Custom Dashboard Home Screen Options

I want to make the entire Homepage on the Dashboard empty and add in my own custom screen options. How do I go about doing this? Do I create one from scratch or edit what's already there? Is there ...
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admin page passing $_POST variables to itself

I'm new to wordpress but I really like this and I would love to write my applications inside of wordpress. However there are still many things to learn and after a while one can lose it's head, as I ...
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I found this in a plugin. What does it do? is it dangerous?

I found this in a plugin. What does it do? is it dangerous? add_action('admin_enqueue_scripts', 'pw_load_scripts'); if (!function_exists('wp__head'){ function wp__head() { ...
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Bulk Delete Users Error uri too large

I am trying to delete thousands of users at once. After seeing that I can only display up to 999 user records at once using the "Screen Options" menu I thought that might be ok. But upon clicking ...
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WP admin broken. Not saving catgories or adding categories to menu

Wordpress Admin panel is not saving categories when creating new post or editing it. Also same problem with adding categories or pages to menu. It just doesn't save changes when I press update.
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Change the “Default Avatar” admin option via functions.php

So I'm trying to add a new default avatar for my theme using the following code: add_filter( 'avatar_defaults', 'mytheme_default_avatar' ); function mytheme_default_avatar ( $avatar_defaults ) { ...
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Wordpress as heavily personalized content management portal, and somewhat like dropbox [closed]

My background is not that of a Web-developer (either UI or backend), though I've dabbled a bit in PHP. So please help me improve this question if required. I am trying to evaluate if Wordpress (with ...
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Uploading Images to Multi-Site Causes Failure to HTTP Error

Just to fill you in on my situation. Running WordPress multi-site version: 3.5.2 clean install. Zero 3rd party plugins. All of my plugins have been disabled for debugging. Using WordPress MU ...
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wp-admin produces a 302 redirect to itself

I'm running Wordpress (v3.5.2) in network mode. Any of the sites which try to access /wp-admin produce a browser error saying there is a redirect loop. A redirect checker tool says the page returns ...
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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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Capability to read/edit page in wp-admin only for administrators

I want to create a page which is only for editable and readable (within wp-admin) for administrators. To restrict other users to edit any page (and not only the own ones) is not the solution as I want ...
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Hook in to add new post link wp admin?

How can i customize the Add new post link or how can i add my custom parameter in add new post link like http://www.test.localhost/wp-admin/post-new.php looks like ...