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Why are no posts showing despite my apparently correct DB restoration?

I restored a backup to MySQL using the phpMyAdmin Import feature. When I browse the DB in phpMyAdmin, I see that my posts are there. But in Wordpress, I only see the default out-of-the-box welcome ...
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Locked out of admin panel after installing HC Custom WP-Admin URL

I installed "HC Custom WP-Admin URL" plugin (https://wordpress.org/plugins/hc-custom-wp-admin-url/) on my WordPress installation, and then changed the admin slug value to a cryptic url ...
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Redirect loop (only for multisite network admin)

I can log into http://localhost/wp/wp-admin/ fine, but logging into http://localhost/wp/wp-admin/network/ produces a network redirect loop (ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS). The site also loads just fine even ...
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WP_Query pagination not working in admin area

I've created a custom plugin page. On this page, I list posts using wp_query(). It works fine. I want to add pagination, but it doesn't work, even when I'm using the code provided within codex: ...
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Customize WP Admin Login Page and Restrict Access

I am a newbie to WP and by late trying my hands on customizing admin login page. So far I have made a custom login and registration form which allow access only using e-mail address. I need to allow ...
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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() { ...
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How To Differentiate Drafted product and Publish Product through Color?

I want to set a different color border for product drafts and published products in my WordPress backend page. If there is a drafted product in my WordPress product listing page then it should have a ...
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Problem with JSON API and Site Address (URL)

I think Site Address (URL) is the problem. I am trying to use JSON API plugin method "get_posts" and it is returning 404. My database is locally (access via "http://localhost/phpmyadmin") and my ...
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Organizing Code in your WordPress Theme's functions.php File?

The more customization I make to WordPress the more I start thinking about if I should be organizing this file or splitting it up. More specifically, if I have a bunch of custom functions which only ...
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How do i best handle custom plugin page actions?

I'm constantly running into the same annoyance, so i thought i'd see if there's any ideas or experience out there... I've created a plugin that uses it's own admin page. It has to. Now that i sorted ...
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custom script not loading at admin pages

I want to load a custom script on the admin pages. Seems simple right. Still, for some reason the script is not loading. I've tried putting this in my themes functions: add_action( ...
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wp_get_update_data() function running on every admin request

In one specific instance of a WordPress build the admin is incredibly slow, after checking the issue out with the Query Monitor plugin I notice that WordPress is running a handfull (~15) HTTP requests ...
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How can I create a plugin installation link?

Currently, my code is generating the wrong nonce, I guess. Here is the code: $action = 'install-plugin'; $plugin = 'akismet'; wp_nonce_url( add_query_arg( array( 'action' ...
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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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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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Wordpress Brute Force Prevention

I am using WordFence security plugin for keeping track of login attempts and I regularly check the logs from it. I realize that there are going to be a lot of login attempts with the username 'admin'. ...
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if it possible to get all notifications from all plugins and core?

if it possible to get all notifications from all plugins and core? when notifications appears wordpress insert this to: <div id="message" class="some class">notifications text</div> ...
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Strange characters appeared in header

Hi everyone! I have a problem with my website. There are strange characters in the header and I couldn't find any file with hardcoded characters like this. So I don't know how to fix this. The same ...
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How to use screen options with ajax pages?

How can I use screen options with backend ajax pages? Here is the code. I want to create pagination in AJAX pages. However $screen is null. $user = get_current_user_id(); $screen = ...
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User Profile Avatars

I'm using this plugin http://wordpress.org/plugins/user-photo/ How can I get the Profile Photo that I upload through this plugin to show in the All Users list beside the Users Name and in the admin ...
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How can I remove subdirectory folder from wp-admin urls?

I have the following root file structure: |-- composer.json |-- composer.lock |-- index.html |-- index.php |-- vendor | |-- autoload.php | |-- composer | `-- fancyguy |-- wp | |-- index.php | ...
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Set Featured Image from URL using Javascript (or jQuery)

Like the title says, I'm needing to set the featured image of a custom post using javascript (or jQuery) using an image hosted externally. Basically, I have a script that searches a separate database ...
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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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wp_list_table search box does not show

I'm using wordpress 3.8 and a custom class derived from WP_List_Table. Why is there no search form? My code in plugin class: function __construct() { ...
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Change label of title field for posts in the backend

I am trying to add some HTML to the title label in the backend of WordPress. Attempt 1: I am using the following (simplified) function: function change_post_titles() { global $post, $title, ...
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How do I proprely navigate through my custom post types?

I want to redesign my website using WordPress and Bootstrap. I did most of the work, however, I have trouble navigating through my pages. Before I tell you anything, just want you to know that my ...
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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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Sort All Posts by Category Name in the Admin Panel?

I'm working on a pretty complicated site where everything is managed by category type including automatic spinner image submission, etc.. Unfortunately, its doggone difficult to manage things when the ...
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How do you create a custom edit.php / edit pages page

I need to create 3 custom edit.php pages which only display pages with a certain parent and the Post New button links to a new page with the corresponding parent. The closest answer I can is do not ...
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adding the category to the admin column for a custom post type?

I have built a custom post type called article and the information given on the admin summary screen is sparse. I was able to add the featured image post thumbnail image using the ...
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get_comments() returns empty array if called through AJAX

I'm facing a quite strange issue with a simple get_comments() implementation in admin panel. Code is this (post ID is truly 1234) get_comments('post_id=1234&status=approve'); It returns proper ...
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Ajax form submission from admin panel

I have created a page in admin panel and there I have created a form for CSV export/import . Action of my form is "/wp-admin/admin-post.php" . I want to submit that form via ajax . I want to remain on ...
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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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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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Hook function on click of Button “Pages” in the WP Admin Panel / Not Activate Plugin

I need a hook which I can use for add_action('TheHookINeed', 'add_hooks_for_advanced_page_manager'); I need the function add_hooks_for_advanced_page_manager() executed before the page overview site ...
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Make “Post published. View post” Open in a New Tab

How would I make Post published. View post(edit and pages as well) always open in a new tab? I have this in an iframe but it looks weird when a post is in it.
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Can't access wp-admin/wp-login of my website

Whenever I'm trying to access mysite/wp-admin "Update database required" notificiation comes up. http://awesomescreenshot.com/04844f1y64 After clicking on update database the error of upgrade.php ...
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An unexpected error occurred. Something may be wrong with WordPress.org or this server’s configuration.

I'm getting the following warnings when I log in to my wp-admin. It appears on all pages in admin view. Pages in admin view taking a lot of time to load. Also I'm unable to connect to wordpress.com ...
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change text in users.php “create new user” button

i am trying to change text in h2 a (create new user in users.php) using some techniques like: but none of them seems working. any suggestions? <h2> משתמשים <a href="user-new.php" ...
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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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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 to prevent parent admin page from appearring as a child admin page

I am using this code: add_menu_page($page_title, $menu_title, $this->capability, $menu_slug, $function); Which is adding top level admin page. When I add: add_submenu_page( $menu_slug, 'sub ...
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ASCII to Unicode conversion and then save the data into database using WP post editor field

Here is the WordPress default post editor as we know: You may notice, here are some garbage texts in the Title and Description field. They are ASCII texts. PLOT In Bangla, a widespread software ...
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Add sub menu page in your plugin

this is how i am adding the menu and trying to add the sub menu page which is not adding. party-reservation.php function a_qoute_admin_action() { add_menu_page(__('Reservations Pages'), ...
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How to use ajax in wordpress plugin to get data from coustom DB?

i have created php script that work great as stand alone. now i need to create this script as wordpress plugin. so i have created custom table in wordpress DB. then i tried to make the ajax call. in ...
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Custom rewrite rule for backend/admin?

I would like to create a custom rewrite rule that will take the URL: http://domain/submit-project/add but display http://domain/wp/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=project Is there any way to do ...
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Cannot Update wp DB - Get 500 Error

I have this site on godaddy Failpeep.com , It started giving me this problem yesterday , When I tried to login to admin area , It 1st kept loading if I entered the correct password and took me to a ...
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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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using slug instead of ID in admin edit post url

In Admin, is there any way to use a slug instead of a post ID# within the url that takes you to a post's edit screen. So instead of: http://mysite.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=5562&action=edit ...
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“widget” on edit.php which loads/saves data

i am trying to add a "widget" to the edit.php post-filter-table as seen in this plugin: https://wordpress.org/plugins/advanced-post-manager/screenshots/ i would love to do this with piklist or ...