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

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After I install any theme, Wp-admin stops working [on hold]

My wordpress site is vaporizerireland.ie Themes are installed successfully for me, but once I press activate, it says: "The vaporizerireland.ie page isn’t working" The URL in my browser when this ...
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Search plugin form on “Add Plugin” page not working

Search plugin form not working. Steps to produce: admin-> plugin-> Add New. This is used to search plugin but this form is not submitting. Wordpress Version 4.1.1
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Can I rename the wp-admin folder?

Is it possible to rename the wp-admin folder? I know I could just rename it, but unless it's supported by the code lots of things would break. If I use a custom folder name, it will make it slightly ...
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How to create form which sending post request to external web-site?

I'm new in wordpress and have some problems. I have a form created using wp-admin. I want to send post request with fields data when submitting. After that I want to show message depending on ...
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Creating another wordpress site as sub-domain of a wordpress site

Main domain: www.abc.com new wordpress: xyz.abc.com I have manage to work everything on the front-end part. both use the same database but different tables classified with their own prefixes. ...
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Filter out comments with certain meta key/s in the admin backend

Not long ago I learned how to add and filter comments on posts/pages with certain meta key/value and it works fine now. Now what I want is to do two things on the backend (/wp-admin): Filter the ...
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Multiple wp_editor instances in custom post type using Ajax

In a custom metabox, I need to generate a tinny wysiwyg wp_editor everytime we click on a button.. I struggled a lot with this and couldn't achieve it. The js $.ajax({ url: ajaxurl, data: ...
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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/ ...
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Unable to access my plugins

What does this mean when I try to access my plugins in the admin? Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 7680 bytes) in ...
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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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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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Managing advertising code snippets

I'm looking for a solution to manage a mix of advertising code snippets. Lets say you have three advertising contracts. adService1, adService2, adService3 each of them will have some code in the ...
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How to debug “You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page”?

The error You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page when trying to access wp-admin can result from many causes. How can I debug effectively what is causing the problem? Is there any ...
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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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Color picker for posts and pages

I want to add color picker to wordpress posts and pages at admin menu. I have this code for color picker: add_action( 'admin_enqueue_scripts', 'add_color_picker' ); function add_color_picker( $hook ...
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Custom fields for media library images

I want to create custom fields for wordpress admin media images. Can you suggest some plugin or easy way to do that? than i want to get that fields at image.php
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Custom admin logo not showing after wordpress 4.5 upgrade

I have just upgraded to wordpress 4.5 and now my custom logo for the admin doesn't work, the theme which I built uses the following in the theme functions.php: /* change admin logo */ function ...
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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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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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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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Custom editor, edit posts by page [on hold]

I'm looking to expand upon the method of sorting Posts by category into specific pages for editors. In the admin panel, I'd like to make it so that instead of Posts being all grouped together on one ...
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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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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 ...
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Wordpress Options Page not working

So, I need to add a custom options page, and based on as many tutorials I could find, I came up with the following code to create an officers & chairs options page for my group, mainly, so I can ...
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How to search based on meta keys

I am trying to search custom post type based on meta keys but have no success so far I only have one post in this custom post type but no success. Here is the code. $args = [ 'post_type' => ...
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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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Render Selected Categories in Admin Edit Post Screen differently

Selected Categories for a post in the admin screen are rendered by: // Put checked cats on top $output .= call_user_func_array( array( $walker, 'walk' ), array( $checked_categories, 0, $args ) ); ...
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Disable Auto-Expanding Menu in Wordpress Admin Menus

Right now, when I click on a menu item in the wordpress admin menu, the section that that page belongs to is automatically expanded. For instance, if I click on a link in the Settings section then ...
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How to Add a Third Level Sub Menu to the Wordpress Admin Menu

Is there a function, action or filter that I can use to add a third level dropdown menu to the wordpress admin menu. For instance, right now in the sidebar menu their is a menu for posts and under ...
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Require a Custom Taxonomy to be checked

I have a custom taxonomy, "position", with multiple terms for a custom post type, "employee" in the admin. I want to validate the form to require a position to be selected when you save/update a post. ...
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Reordering fields on the Add New Post admin ui

Would anyone have a suggestion for re-ordering the fields on the Admin Ui page for Add New Post? For example, I would like the Excerpt field to fall beneath the Title field, above the Editor for the ...
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wp-admin remove the subfolder URL

I have a problem with WP. I have a website with this URL: http://sub.domain.com/subfolder My Website works fine, but when I connect on wp-admin, the subfolder URL disappeared ...
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How to allow users login to WP from external domain and make REST requests

Basically what i want to do is: Use Wordpress as a login system and data storage for web-application on another domain. Make users able to register and perform REST calls from the application. Let ...
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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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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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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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Worpdress admin ajax always returns 0

I have a wordpress setup on two folder : main folder / preprod folder on site prod i have wordpress install for production, and on preprod another installation for dev, preprod folder is a ...
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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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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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Change users.php WP_User_Query

A client has requested to have two kinds of custom user roles, and have those users displayed in an Admin Menu Page of its own. So far, I've achieved that using WP_List_Table with success. Now, the ...
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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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create admin page with custom fields

I have a Custom Post Type "Special-Sales" to show a couple of products. Each products shows up to 20 product features. Those features are taken out of all available product features. This are stored ...
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Is there alternative to WP_List_Table?

I need to create html tables in a admin pages. It should be responsive. After a research I find the WP_List_Table. But in codex page, This class's access is marked as private. That means it is ...
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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 Use Resposive Tables in WordPress ADMIN Pages?

I have created a custom ADMIN page using add_menu_page. There is a HTML table in that page. I need to make it responsive. Is there way to do it?
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Show Sub categories based on categories on admin category taxonomy pages

Newbie to wordpress.Need to show the sub categories in table when category selected.Managed to display categories as dropdown shown below but stuck how to show the sub categories based on category ...
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Admin pages have no content

Not the usual white screen of whatever horror, my site is shown normally until you go to the admin dashboard. While the dashboard (or the admin menu if you will) is visible and responds accordingly, ...
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wp-admin throwing 500 errors after update to 4.2.1

Site owner updated her multisite yesterday via the dashboard. The site itself is still running, but the network and primary site dashboard both return a 500 error. However, the wp-admin for two ...
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Automatically require PHP files causing error in wp-admin

I have been using this function to automatically require in PHP files. function req_php_files($filepath) { $Directory = new RecursiveDirectoryIterator($filepath); $Iterator = new ...
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Query returning 1 post per page but saying it has 71 pages with almost 1500 results in total

Something is definitely not right here and I honestly cannot understand what it it. After I put this code on one of my custom made plugins, although it makes the search correctly (the result ...