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

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Custom dropdown filter in media grid view

With the new grid mode in the media library the good old WP_List_Table specific restrict_manage_posts filter for adding custom filtering options is not available. All happens through JavaScript. I ...
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hide the administrator from the users dashboard

How can I hide the administrator from the users dashboard after wp-admin login? All the options I have found here are for older version of Wp and do not work. WP Version 4.1.1
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Include Sticky Post in Page Posts Count?

I would like 7 posts showing on my homepage. I would like to be able to manually choose those posts by stickying them. Currently, I have my posts per page set to '7' in WP Admin. However, this does ...
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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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Wordpress admin option, I can't use jquery ajax to access my content from another file

Am trying to access contents using jquery ajax in wordpress admin panel but I can't, If I try to inspect element the error which am getting is file not found ...
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How to use the built in tooltip for form validation error messages in WP admin plugin?

I'm building a wordpress plugin that includes serveral menus in the wordpress backend (admin). I'd like to use as many existing parts as possible and make my menus look like the standard wordpress ...
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Login to wp-admin “redirect_to” points to wrong URL after migration

I have a WordPress site hosted on GoDaddy, it's a Windows server, (i have the web.config set up). and .htaccess correctly configured. The site was working on example.com/wordpress , as it was a ...
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Moving website - admin section

I have successfully moved a wordpress site from /test directory to the root, so now the website url looks like www.example.com. Fine. However the admin section (wp-admin) still points to /test ...
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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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Using tabs for wordpress plugin

Done my research and found this is how to call the built-in ui tabs jquery script in wp for the admin area but I'm stuck on implementing the other jquery scripts needed that I believe are built into ...
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Changing a setting in the wp-admin/customize.php reverts CSS styles to parent theme [closed]

I have a child theme built ontop of the Cherry Framework theme. Whenever an admin user goes to wp-admin/customize.php and changes the slider, the CSS gets completely destroyed and needs to be backed ...
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How can I add an image upload field directly to a custom write panel?

I've added a new page under "Pages" in the wordpress admin, and added several custom fields. I'd also like to be able to add an upload image field to the page editor - is there some way to do this via ...
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Make custom user_meta as permalink for post

For an existing custom_user_meta="user_name" how can i create a permalink for post submitted by that user in the URL. e.g. - for user_name="srk489" i want the permalink of the post "post1" posted by ...
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update_user_meta not working

I'm trying to add additional profile pages and then allow users to submit custom profile data through the pages. I want this data to be unique to each user and only viewable by that user. The code is ...
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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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Populate field on submission via edit page

I've got a events listing plugin which I need to modify slightly. When adding an event via the edit / new page in admin the event date is split into 3 parts, like so: ente$meta_box_events = array( ...
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Admin Logged In Notify Globaly

I have build a chat plugin where i want to show chat status that is 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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Create reviews and star-rating for user accounts in wp-admin [closed]

I would like each and every user to have the rating in stars and a review along with it so that any user can rate them using JavaScript 5 stars. The various reviews along with stars rating should be ...
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Admin: Navigation Menus do not show empty categories/taxonomies in the list's search tab

This is referring to the Admin area of Navigation menus It seems the normal behavior for building out Navigation Menus (Appearance>menus) is that when you expose categories or custom taxonomies, that ...
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To remove default dashboard items and add quick draft widget for custom post type

i want to remove screen options from wordpress admin panel and remove default dashboard items and add quick draft widget in dashboard for custom post type "gallery".
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How to remove comments option from wp-admin bar and modify profile icon

i want to remove the comment review icon from the wp-admin bar and change the profile settings in wp-admin.
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Change the link of 'Howdy' at the top right

I'd like to change where the 'Howdy' link gets you when you click on it. I have a website with buddypress and instead of getting users to their profile page I want to get them to their 'Activity' ...
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Disable default posts (Posts,Pages,Comments and Media) in wp-admin

I want to disable the default post types for user author in the wp-admin panel of the wordpress and display only custom post types. For that i had got the code given below. function remove_menus(){ ...
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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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How to change the title url on the edit post screen?

I searched in various places and am battling to find the correct place or terms used for the following. I am only using posts as an example. When you view all posts in wp-admin you get the title of ...
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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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Styling admin page rows in order of importance (checkboxes)

I am altering a plugin's admin area and adding a checkbox for a "Coming Soon" option. As of now, when the user checks the "Coming Soon" checkbox, the entire row will turn green, but there is also the ...
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Change the Return URL from the Customizer

I want to change the return URL after someone cancels or closes out of their changes when using the Apperance -> Customize option within Wordpress. In the wp-admin/customize.php file here is the code ...
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Allow non-admins to access the Customize theme page

I'm using a theme that has a very robust customizer and I want users other than an admin to be able to use the customizer so they can customize what their site looks like. The URL for the customizer ...
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How to add an admin notice upon post save/update

I have a post type the uses post_save to take the address from the post-meta and retrieve the lat/lng coordinates from the Google API. I need a way of notifying the user if there was an issue with ...
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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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Creating A New Admin Menu Tab For Theme Options

I 've found an online tutorial that teaches how to implement a simple Options Page for the theme. I did it successfully but it is displaying as a sub menu, and I want it to be a main menu like those ...
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Unable to render Admin Notices

I am trying to build a plugin and on activation I would like to render message on the dashboard whether the table exists or not but on activation I am getting the following error: The plugin ...
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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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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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Add custom list menu on Posts page in admin panel

How can i add custom_list as shown in attached screen-shot. I want to list posts having some meta_value . Is there any way of adding this. I am not looking to edit the core files. Please guide me in ...
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How to clone wp-admin and make a new dashboard controlled by your code?

Let's say I want to create a new admin panel for WordPress. Which should be separate from the one we have now. How do you think I should start? I want to build /wp-admin/ from scratch for ...
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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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Wordpress server change - slow admin login time for first time

I have a large Wordpress site. On local system we create a git repo for deploy a local version of Wordpress to DigitalOcean VPS servers. All Works great, but here is a problem to update a sql ...
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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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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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Post Format Status [closed]

I'm new at wordpress theme development. We inspected too many themes but didn't see any common culture at post format status. I wanted to ask how you're using this format, both front side and admin ...
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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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How can I diagnose a slow Wordpress admin?

Over the past few months the admin pages on my wordpress multisite site (around 80 sites) have been taking around 20 seconds to load. I am running the latest version of wordpress (version 4.1). ...
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It's possible to hide body copy box for a custom post type?

I'm using Wordpress Types for create and manage Custom Post Types (CPT) at my blog and it works perfectly. I have created a CPT called Espacio Publicitario and I added also some custom fields (see ...
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How can I disable all external url Google in Wordpress backend?

At certain places google.com blocked. When opening the Wordpress backend requires a very long time. Do you have a suggestion about a function to disable external url google such as Google Fonts,Google ...
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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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Block tools menu in wp-admin?

I'm using this code to remove tools from wp-admin menu. But how do I block the access to mydomain.com/wp-admin/tools.php since I still can visit it by typing in the URL? add_action( 'admin_menu', ...
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Is there a default way in wordpress to create a overlay in the dashboard?

Is there a default way in wordpress to create an overlay in the dashboard area? I need a jquery ui dialog to open after a button click. This is how it goes: The button click will fire a PHP function ...
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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 ...