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Wordpress admin not changing language

I'm struggling to get a nb_NO version of the wordpress admin interface. Here's what I've done so far: Installed latest wordpress from wordpress.org Moved installation from root to wp/ - site working ...
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How to create a custom template to admin dashboard

I was trying to create a template to customize my WP admin dashboard, not only a css mod but a entirely renew to my customers. I've successfully created a page template for a custom login page, and ...
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Is there a way to submit only meta box content in Post edit page

On the admin add/edit post page, I have a new meta box with submit button. I want to submit them separately. For example if some one click on Publish / update button then it save all post content and ...
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Bypass nonce value while trashing a post

I want to move a post in trash but the condition is that simultaneously I need to delete some more posts. Sample Code: jQuery(function($) { $('#delete-action a').unbind(); $('#delete-action ...
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Post Editor not working on WordPress 3.5.1

Recently i have updated my wp site to the latest version and since then post editor not working, What i have tried: Disabled all plugins. Installed "Use Google Libraries". Disable all plugins ...
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How to use Yoast SEO backend in english even if WPLANG variable is not english?

I added this code to my functions.php file add_filter('locale', 'wpse27056_setLocale'); function wpse27056_setLocale($locale) { if ( is_admin() ) { return 'en_US'; } return ...
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Screen Options JavaScript Code

I want to know, what script drives the "screen options" animation toggle in WordPress. I'm referring to the options menu that slides out when the admin clicks the "Screen Options" link near the ...
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Ajax requests from front-end with jQuery Fancybox

I would like to be able to use the jQuery Fancybox's Ajax feature to request datas from the front-end. Here is a part of the code i'm using on the plugin part : wp_localize_script( 'wpPluginjs', ...
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Moving wp-admin folder to a different host in a multisite environment

Current Multisite setup: First site: www.site1.com Second site: subdomain.site1.com Admin: www.site1.com/wp-admin/ How to move wp-admin to a different host, which is accessed via a domain say ...
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wordpress login blank screen [closed]

i wanted to make an offline copy of my live website on my pc so i installed xamp and installed on it wordpress and exported the database and took a copy of files on fttp and after i have done ...
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Lightbox on wordpress post page

I am building WordPress admin plugin. In which I have a metabox with 10 checkboxes (It can be more than that). At below there is submit button. My requirement is: (A) open a lightbox when some one ...
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Infamous admin login redirect

I have a multisite installed with the domain mapping plugin. All the domains work fine, except... One of the sites is on a subdirectory (the main site running Magento). I added a symlink to the ...
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Edit specific nodes in WP_Admin_Bar

Is it easily possible to edit links in the WP_Admin_Bar global $wp_admin_bar instance?
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Copy posts from one blog to another in multisite environment

I am creating a plugin for post.php page where user can select (one or more) blogs and copy the post content,title,author,categories everything in selected blogs. The copied post would be the child of ...
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Validating widget's configuration data on Admin page

I have a simple widget that needs its width and height set by the user, so that it is displayed properly on the blog. The thing is: on the Administrator/Appearance/Widgets page, if the admin user ...
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Wordpress blog fails to open

When I try to view/access my blog I get the following message.... Just wondering if anyone has any ideas as to the cause and the solution? Warning: ...
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Add javascript confirmation popup on “Move to Trash” link

I want to open javascript error message when some one clicks on "Move to Trash" link in Publish box in wp-admin
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Wp-admin Custom User Management

I am working on a plugin for which I will have to develop a backend page similar to the built-in "Users" one, in the sense that it will be basically do the same things: list the existing users ( using ...
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Wordpress Admin: open popup window on a custom button

I am using custom meta box in wordpress post page. this box contains a custom Copy button. Now, I want to open a popup window on clicking 'copy' button. Also I need to show content of parent window in ...
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How can I prevent redirects from mysite/page to mysite/wp path/page?

Apparently this is built into WP somwhere since going to mysite/wp-login.php takes me to mysite/<wp path>/wp-login.php (same for wp-admin and I presume other paths). The problem is, I don't ...
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Disable /wp-admin/plugin-install.php

How can I disable plugin upload and installation via Wordpress Admin? Should still be able to activate/deactivate plugins in admin.
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unsuccessful attempt to change domains- wordpress re-routing to old domain

I've tried to switch a website from zoparealty.com to zoparealtygroup.com. When I go to zoparealtygroup.com, I can see what appears to be a strictly HTML version of the site(no CSS, no php). ...
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Distinguish profile user and admin user IDs / get ID of user being edited

On the user-profile page of my site I want to allow admin role users to be able to edit specific user-meta fields of subscriber role users. How can I distinguish between the two user IDs. The ...
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Remove “Published On” inside wp-admin

How do I remove this? Preferaly would like to do an action hook inside functions.php to remove this. I don't want the editor to see/edit when they published the article. Thank you for your help.
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Wordpress Custom Post Type Admin Page really slow

(I've posted this on the normal stack exchange, but it was suggested that I put it here too. Glad to know this place exists... :)) So, I've been all over the internet trying to figure out what is ...
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How to set Active plugins as the default screen?

In my testing environment, I've got one hundred plugins. I'm more interested in seeing first the Active plugins than the complete list (All). How can I change the default screen for the Plugins menu ...
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Can't access my wp admin

I have a wp website.. i love it asit's easy to update. the website is still live and is working fine but i went to use the wp admin lastnight and for some reason it suddenly won't let me access the wp ...
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Create a “Dummy” parent page for a hierarchy in page listing?

Is it possible to set up a "dummy" page - just a page title that appears in the page listing, and a page that is not editable and doesn't have a slug? This is more of a hypothetical question, as I ...
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Wp admin - Set default value to 999 in comments

When you are at the comments menu in wp-admin you only see 20 comments at the time, so if you want to delete alla comments you can ONLY mark the 20 comments you see on current page. It dosent mark ...
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Have different site location for wp-admin in IIS

I'm attempting to put a WordPress blog on a Windows server. PHP and WordPress installed just fine, and I have a working website, and admin site. However, I want to access the wp-admin directory using ...
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API to trigger prompt on leaving page

I have a proprietary plugin that creates a metabox on the edit-post page. When the data managed by the plugin is edited and the user navigates away then we would like the user to be prompted as ...
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displaying an error before update_post_meta

I'm trying to restrict how many items you can associate with a post so in my save function I have: add_action( 'save_post', array( $this, 'save_custom_items_data' ), 10, 2 ); public function ...
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Customizing admin look and feel for just one particular type of user

Is it possible to change the admin look and feel for just one particular type of user or a group of users. This is not a major requirement for what I am doing at present but a nice to have feature. ...
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Filter Custom Post Type in Admin

I have a custom post type that has custom meta that I want to be able to filter on the Admin page. Much like the "All | Published | Drafts | and Trash" links located above the post list. I can't seem ...
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Restrict acceess of a page in backend

How can I restrict editing of a page from backend only to a specific user? I tried a few plugins but I thought doing it without plugins would be the way to go for me. What measures I can take to ...
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Difference Between Admin and Super Admin in Database

I was looking at the user table and noticed for a super admin ( have access to network admin panel ) and an admin to a network site have same wp_capabilities which is a:1:{s:13:"administrator";b:1;} ...
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Disable wp-admin console for subscribers

I do not want the users (role: subscriber) to be able to login via the wp-admin. How would you suggest I do this ?
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Function to prevent users from trashing comments

Is there any way to prevent/hide trash button for comments? Note that I only want to prevent users from emptying the trash for comments. Can't seem to find a way. Is there any possible way to do that ...
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How to make custom bulk actions work on the media/upload page?

I'm adapting a script I found online to add custom bulk actions to the screen with the list of posts. It has this line: add_action('load-edit.php', 'custom_bulk_action'); I'm trying to adapt it for ...
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How to use “menu_order” field for posts?

I have a special case where I'd like to order posts in a custom order and it would be great to use the "menu_order" field that is normally only used for pages. What would be the best way to expose ...
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Problems in migration of WordPress site from local server to the online server

I am finding some problems uploading a WP site from my local webserver to the official online webserver. The situation is the following one, on my local web server: I have install WP website on my ...
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How do I allow users to follow a post and then allow admins to email all users who have followed that post?

I'm looking to build out the following functionality, but I'm having trouble finding any help on it: user follows a post > user's email is pulled into an admin page and associated with said post > ...
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Admin menu as submenu from another plugin

I would like to add my new developed plugin's admin menu to an existing plugin as sub menu. Would be possible to do this? In my first plugin I initilize the menus as follows: function add_pages() { ...
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Restrict admin access to certain pages for certain users

As the title says, I'd like to restrict back-end access to certain pages for certain users. While doing a site with 45-50 pages, I realised it would be a much better user experience if the Page menu ...
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Lost administrator privileges and can't find a fix

WordPress 3.5.1 Web Host: Windows Azure Cloud Database Host: Cleardb Web Server: IIS 7.5 I've built a custom child theme that runs on the Genesis Framework and it has multiple custom post types ...
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Separate tags with semicolon

Does anyone know if there is a way to change the callback function for a tag-like custom taxonomy so that it breaks terms after a semicolon instead of a comma? I realize I can rewrite the whole meta ...
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Issue plugin commands in admin settings page

What is the right way to issue commands in wp-admin? My plugin imports data from a set of RSS feeds via a cron job. Thats all working good. I've set up a custom settings page to change parameters, and ...
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How can I limit page parent dropdown to show only author's own pages?

I'm trying to get the page parent dropdown (in page attributes) to show only pages that have been published by the author of the current page. This doesn't seem to work : add_filter( ...
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How can I remove unwanted word on my WP site?

As this post will likely show, I am new at working with WordPress. My church website is built in WP. Recently I noticed that there is the word, "Array" that appears in the left upper portion of each ...
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White screen of death only in wp-admin

I'm able to log into the website but the moment after login, I get a white screen in wp-admin. I can still access the website and it shows that I am logged in with the toolbar at the top of each page ...