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Backend option to include a javascript file on specific pages?

I am working on a template that my coworkers will be using to populate content. On some of the pages there will be a slider or multiple sliders but on other pages there won't be any. Because of this, ...
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Change height of Add New Post input box

The textarea box on the Add New Post page is too high for my application. I'd like to change it to 260px high. However the style is embedded. What's the best way to change it, without altering the ...
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Wp-Admin extremely slow!

I noticed my wp-admin became extremely slow so I installed a plugin called debug bar extender to get some more info and found this: Any idea what on earth could be causing such a slow down? This ...
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Is it possible to load an admin page inside a thickbox?

I'm currently trying to load a custom made admin page inside a thickbox. It's for creating new users with loads of extra custom data and none of the stuff I don't care about. Administrators can ...
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Weird admin area

Everything works fine but it looks weird and I'm worried. See attached screen grab. Any ideas?
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Using query string on edit CPT page

I'm adding a query string on the edit CPT page so I can add different meta boxes depending on what type it is. We're doing profile types, and the choices are student, staff, alumni and external. The ...
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Wordpress site stopped working after simply opening header.php in the wp-admin editor

I opened header.php inside the wp-admin editor and suddenly the actual site is filled with diamond shaped question marks. Admin area still works. The weird thing is that I didn't even perform any ...
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Loading jQuery library from WordPress admin

When we are developing Themes, we are taught to enqueue the jQuery library if necessary, because no jQuery library is available on the front-end of WordPress (if I'm not wrong). But when we are into ...
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is_admin() triggers error

I've a plugin which includes other files and it looks like that : if( is_admin() ) { require( DIR. 'file.php' ); } In this file I run a class. This class is initialized on plugins_loaded. ...
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aMember access blocked by wp admin

I've recently changed host and was required to move my aMember folder under http://example.org/wp-content/amember - whereas before it as in http://example.org/amember. Since then I cannot login as an ...
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Copy my user account's wp-admin dashboard layout to other users?

On the Dashboard tab in wp-admin in my user account, I have certain items hidden in Screen Options and I have the panels arranged in a particular way. I want to copy the same layout to my other ...
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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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How make a custom search on backend in Wordpress without plugin?

I have a post type called usr_jardin with a custom field called sim_nuip. I would like to get the search to work for the title of the post and also by custom field . I try this but does not work me. ...
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Resetting admin post form on JS validation fail

I've got a custom plugin with a metabox and dynamic form (the user can ask for more elements of the form), with jQuery Validation plugin working great. The problem is when the validation comes back ...
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Customise Wordpress Update Notice in wp-admin backend area

Is there any way to customise the wordpress update notice in the backend admin area? I want to make it so that I can change the Please update now to Please contact now and link to a different URL. ...
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Remove “Get Shortlink” button in admin of custom post type

I want to remove completely this section under my title in my custom post type. (I don't need this because I use this only for content management). With this piece of code I can remove the ...
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How to debug failed changes to posts?

I just rebuilt my server with Ubuntu 14.04, Nginx 1.6.0, PHP 5.5.9 and Wordpress 3.9. I am able to complete the Wordpress install and login to the Wordpress dashboard, however, I can't make any ...
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Hide certain pages / posts on wp-admin, show custom filter

I'm integrating a separate ecommerce CMS into a wordpress theme, using page templates for some pages such as the basket, search and checkout pages. This is working out pretty well so far. However, ...
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Customizing Users in Admin Area

I know how to customize the users in the admin area of WordPress. I have done it many times. However, I would like to customize the user a bit differently as explained below. I would like to add a ...
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Why are plugin settings not all nested in one place?

Through my modest usages of WordPress, i have encountered many plugins. Some of them have menus displaying at the bottom of the menu panel, some are inserted within the menu panel as if they were WP ...
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Add Button on WP-Admin Login

I just want to add a button on wp-admin login page..How to I achieve this.
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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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How do I add an admin notice within javascript in the admin interface for posts?

I want to use javascript to add a notice to the top of the wordpress page just like they do when auto-saving the page. But in looking at the DOM, I don't see any special div that I could find to add ...
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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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comments in Admin

I'm confused about what the Comments section on the posts in the Admin actually does. I have Comments turned on in Screen Options for a post. When I display a post, I see a Comments box. If I enter ...
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Add button in TinyMCE editor to insert text

I'm searching a way to add a custom button to the TinyMCE editor when clicked insert into the visual editor some text. For example: button called "Hi" when clicked insert into the editor "Hello I'm ...
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TinyMCE strips breaks inside editor

the posts are shown correctly in the frontend. But when i go to edit, the content inside tinyMCE is without breaks ?! So i have to copy my content from frontend and paste it to the editor every time i ...
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Error post_type link admin pagination

I have an error with bad links on all my specials post_type created by the plugin "magic-fields-2". on the admin link (pagination, eg: go to page 2) i can see : ...
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Renaming child-theme folder fixed wp-admin blank

Weird thing happened. I have a WP instance, and I wanted to have a local copy. I copied all the files, created the DB from a dump, and everything seemed to be working fine. However, when going to ...
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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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Add content before/after admin post wp-list-table

I know there are two hooks to add content before and after a taxonomy wp-list-table. Is there an action to add content after the post type wp-list-table on the edit.php page? For $taxonomy List ...
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Custom Menu Broken WP 3.8.1 Update

Custom menu has stopped working since upgrading to 3.8.1. When trying to add items from the left they do not show up as movable items as they should do under Menu 1, however the text changes to: "Drag ...
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Change admin defaults for reading settings

I have customised index.php to display 6 posts: <?php // Get header get_header(); ?> <div id="primary"> <?php // Begin paginate and loop $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; ...
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Admin Pointers on a custom post type

Is it possible to leverage the Admin Pointers code (core, non published API) to create pointers on a custom post type? I was trying to use a plugin called Easy Admin Pointers, but it does not support ...
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Responsive Development in WordPress Backend

I've gotten so used to using Twitter Bootstrap. However, I can't seem to use it on the backend. I'm assuming it's conflicting with something in the core. So is there a way to get Twitter Bootstrap to ...
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Getting 404 page not found error while trying to access add new plugin / themes

I am getting 404 page not found error while trying to add new plugin or view installed plugin in my admin panel. i am using Hueman theme. every time i tried to use some option of admin panel i am ...
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Filtering in admin broken for custom post type in 3.8.1?

Is there a known issue with the All, Published, Scheduled and Drafts filters in the post listing page for custom post types for 3.8.1? The links update as well as the URL, but the listing doesn't ...
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Unable to access dashboard (wp-admin) only

I have a site with wp 3.8.1. After I'm logged in to site, white screen welcomes me instead of dashboard page. It logged me in the site, I can access another admin pages & main site but not ...
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Show error message after exception handled

I have a plugin that updates a user profile, and I want to handle a date exception and show a error message when it fails, but I can't make it work. Here is part of the class: private function ...
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How do I change the login logo URL and hover title?

I am trying to change the login logo URL and hover title. I am using the code below but return bloginfo('url'); and return bloginfo('name'); aren't outputting the desired href and title. I'm also ...
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How to handle POST reqests the WordPress way without including admin API?

It is all about sending newsletter registration data in forms. AJAX is primary solution, POST is just a fallback. I've planed to do in in wp-admin/admin-post.php as an action but it includes all the ...
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Custom Post Type not showing anything added by code anymore?

So I have a piece of code written and it worked before, hasn't been edited hasn't been changed, no updates on the WP DB no updates on any plugin on WP and it's suddenly not working correctly. This ...
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In the Admin Dashboard, can I choose which sections to display?

For the editor I would just like to display Pages, Posts, Media and Menus. Is there a way of doing this with the functions file or similar? Thanks in advance.
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User info in the admin sidebar

I think nobody has yet think of this, hope someone can help me. Im trying to add a user info pannel in de admin sidebar, right at the top. Just like the wp-admin-bar-my-account in the admin bar, just ...
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How to add custom content under plugin row in WordPress admin plugin list?

I'm looking to add a custom message under my plugin in the "Plugins" page, much like the following screenshot: What action or filter should I use? Thank you!
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Show hierarchical relationship between to custom post types on admin list

I have two custom post types: "request" and "quote". Both have the "hierarchical" flag set to true. A 'request' cpt can be the parent of one or more 'quotes' cpt. Since these are two different post ...
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Custom Postype specific changes in admin panel

I have this small bit of code which does exactly what I need. But I want to limit its use to one Custom Post Type (CPT) only. add_filter('sanitize_title', 'my_custome_slug'); function ...
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Create Custom Admin Fields

I'm looking to create custom admin options/menu/fields (I'm not positive on the correct terminology) and would like some guidance. I found a post here which does speak about it in the answer: Tips for ...
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Run two wordpress on the same domain

Edit I have a productive wordpress site (example.com) and a test wordpress site (test.example.com). For the two sites, I've a productive and a test DB. Everytime when I'll access the settings for ...
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How to remove admin menu pages inserted by plugins?

I've got the following code, which cleans up a lot of stuff that is not going to be used within the admin area: add_action( 'admin_menu', 'my_remove_menu_pages' ); function my_remove_menu_pages() { ...