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

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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 to reorganize the items in post editor page (wp-admin/post-new.php)?

How do I reorganize the menus or items in the post editing page (wp-admin/post-new.php). For example, I want the publishing box to be moved to the bottom and have the category box on top. Now I know ...
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FORCE_SSL_ADMIN not working

Any ideas why define('FORCE_SSL_ADMIN', true); wouldn't work? I'm not getting any errors at all, but a http request to example.com/wp-admin isn't redirecting to https
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Admin Logged In Notify Globaly

I have built a chat plugin in which I want to show chat status that admin is online somewhere or not. I want to show "Admin is logged in" when admin is logged in somewhere and "admin is offline" when ...
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Random HTTPs redirections at admin area in shared hosting

While editing or writing a new post, sometimes I get redirected to the following address: https://www.examplesite.com/wp-login.php?redirect_to=https://www.examplesite.com/wp-admin/edit.php&reauth=...
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Reorder WordPress Admin Menu - Ignore Plugin Menu Position

I've been working on reordering my admin menu, but I need some help, Currently, I have a plugin active on my site called Clientside, it's a WordPress admin dashboard theme. My issue is that the view ...
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Prevent add_filter being applied to wp-admin pages

I'm applying a filter to a custom fields plugin. add_filter('acf/load_value', word_swap); My problem is this applies it to pages within the wp-admin also. I only want the filter applied to the ...
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Sort comments in backend by meta

I have a meta value named, that I add to all of my comments for a specific post type. This subject is auto populated with a value that tells me the current situation of the post, when the comment was ...
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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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Wordpress mutisite migration

Recently i have install a wordpress multi-site for a client. After the initial launch client had change mind to transfer the site to a another domain, i have moved the WP multi-site successfully, i ...
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How to integrating Front-End Submission (EDD) with Visualizer plugin?

I have problem to integrating or enabling the WP Visualizer plugin into Front-End Submission (FES) addon from Easy Digital Downloads (EDD). I'm trying to find out the add-on documentation or forum ...
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Multisite wp-admin redirect loop

I have a subdirectory multisite setup, it all works fine apart from one small issue... The sites are setup in the following structure: http://domain.com/blogs/ http://domain.com/blogs/second/ http://...
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Unwanted redirect in admin area

I have a strange behaviour on my backend. This is possible due to the way my WordPress is located. I installed it in a VirtualBox, using Ubuntu from the standard repository (i.e., apt-get install ...
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wp-admin/admin-ajax.php returns 404

www.mysite.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php returns error 404 when logged out. www.mysite.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php loads a blank page with 0 when LOGGED IN. This is the proper behavior as per Wordpress....
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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-admin url doesn't allow to login and redirects to same page

I am using Wordpress 3.6, the latest version. When I access login page for admin URL like www.example.com/wp-admin and I enter the username and password, Wordpress redirects me to the same page. But ...
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Adding Content Areas to Custom Page Template

I am not sure how to ask this, which is why I have been having trouble finding anything via google searches. I am hoping someone here will understand what I am looking for and be able to direct me to ...
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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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Drag & Drop Anchor's Data Attribute Value into Post Text Editor in Admin

Can anyone tell me how I can drop the contents of an anchor's data attribute into the 'edit post' page's text editor, using jQuery, instead of dropping the link text itself? I need to be able to drop ...
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Overriding product search in Woocommerce admin

I need to alter the query used for the AJAX product search when adding or editing an order in Woocommerce admin. I want to add variation terms to the query. Using browser dev tools, I see the call ...
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Admin sometimes redirects to HTTPS

I have multiple Wordpress installations hosted at Hostinger. Sometimes, when I save a post or, as happened right now, just tried to access wp-admin, it redirects me to HTTPS version of the website. ...
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Change the text on the Publish button

Is there a way to change the text of the publish button on a custom post type to say some different? For example, Save instead of Publish. And also remove the draft button?
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Excluding wp-admin from statistics [closed]

My WordPress sites are working great, but my daily statistics are nearly meaningless because they include hits on "non-pages," mostly in the directory wp-admin. For example, here are the top five hits ...
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Get (eventual) permalink from post within Edit Post in Admin panel

I'm working on a plugin that needs to access grab the Permalink from within the Edit Post screen to send it to a link-shortener API. The catch is that I will need to grab the permalink before the post ...
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Select box saves but doesn't update value in admin

I have a select dropdown in my custom meta box in the admin area. It offers two options Approved and In Progress. When I select an option and save it the database is updated, but the value in the ...
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Redirect loop in WP Admin with SSL

we're running a membership site on the latest Wordpress 4.5.3 hosted on Bluehost. We need to move the website to SSL so made some changes in .htaccess, wp-config.php and added Wordpress HTTPS plugin ...
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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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Redirect Plugins.php to New Plugin Page

I have a multisite install and need to redirect the default plugin page to another admin page that will handle plugins. For example, if they request /wp-admin/plugins.php, then it should redirect them ...
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Can't change language (only “English (United States)”)

Wordpress should always allow me to change the language, anytime. However, sometimes I get stuck in these kind of situations, where I only get to choose "English (United States)". (Settings > General ...
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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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Site admin that can see everything, but not save

Maybe it's strange question, but I'm interested in it; Is there any way to allow user display everything, that Admin can see (site options, custom types, plugins settings) but disallow to edit ...
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Slow query in admin on custom post type

i get an slow query in my CPT listing. the query weight over 700M. I've ~2500 posts in this CPT and in a custom taxonomy ~1500 terms. This is normal operation? The slow query : SELECT t.*, tt.*, tr....
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Add tabbed menu to admin page

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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Wordpress admin is incredibly slow [on hold]

I built a WordPress site for a client a couple of years ago and over the course of those years, they've accumulated 21,000+ articles, have 30,000-50,000 views per day, and have 300+ active writers, ...
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Plugin: How to make links in admin page open up inside of the admin panel

In writing my plugin, I have added my menus and submenus to the admin page. The pages load and function as intended. What I am trying to do is create some links inside of these pages that will pass ...
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Admin panel: Javascript not loading properly. Cannot edit pages/posts [closed]

I am using the latest Wordpress.org install. None of my back-end javascript is working, none of my navigation drop downs, admin panel areas are not loading as well. I have not edited any core files. ...
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wha does the following function remove from wordpress users admin area? [closed]

function remove_stuff($action){ if(!is_super_admin() && !current_user_can('edit_theme_options')){ unset($actions['inline hide-if-no-js']); return $action; }else{ return $actions; ...
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Use AJAX in a WordPress Plugin to Get Data From Custom Database?

I've created a PHP script that works great stand alone. I need to convert this script to a WordPress plugin. I've created a custom table in the WordPress database. When i try to get data back I get ...
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Checklist of selected categories

On my blog I have a large number of categories >500, so I need to have some kind of checklist which categories are already selected to continue selecting. For example, if we have cat1, cat2, cat3......
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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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Custom height/width for thickbox in WP Backend

I use thickbox in the WP backend for preview or other content. On own pages in the backend works my script very fine and a can use custom width and height for the thickbox. below my code: ...
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Issue with search form admin panel after PHP migration

I have website hosted on OVH, and currently I am using PHP v. 5.3. Since OVH will stop supporting it soon I have to migrate to 5.4, 5.5, 5.6 or 7. I've tried 5.6 and 7 but what happens is that ...
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wp-admin/post.php access denied

When I publish or update posts with media (eg: image ) it results to following message. Access Denied You don't have permission to access "http://example.com/wp-admin/post.php" on this server....
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Screen Options & Help Buttons not working when including Bootstrap Css

The wordpress 'Help' and 'Screen Options' Buttons in the wordpress Admin Panels are not working when including bootstrap and specifically the bootstrap-css files. It is caused because bootstraps css ...
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How to remove admin.php?page= from admin using .htaccess?

I've been looking for this everywhere, and can't find it - so I apologize if it is a duplicate question. I can't believe it hasn't been asked before... So please direct me if it has :) I'm looking ...
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Can't log into WP Admin, can't access dashboard

My site isn't working - I can't log into the WP Admin and nor can I access the dashboard. Every time I try to access /wp-admin/, I just get the "too many redirects" error and I've tried every solution ...
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Just switched to HTTPS and need to remove mixed content from /wp-admin area

So here's the error inside the console: JQMIGRATE: Migrate is installed, version 1.4.0 load-scripts.php:9:542 Loading mixed (insecure) display content "http://example.com/wp-includes/js/thickbox/...
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Categories box not showing on post edit pages

for some reason I don't get the Categories meta box on my standard 'post' edit pages in the wp admin. It shows up on my custom post types, and they show up in the 'Quick Edit' view on the Posts list ...
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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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Custom comment action

I have updated my Wordpress version from 4.3.1 to 4.5.2 and apparently it broke a custom function I've made in the past. What it does: Display a anchor below comments, next to Approve/Answer/Edit/...