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Action for opening edit page in admin?

I have a function that kills the media buttons on certain custom post types. I want it to load whenever any post/ page edit page opens. What's the best action to hook this up to? Thanks in advance.
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comments in Admin

I'm confused about what the Comments section on the posts in the Admin actually does. I have Comments turned on in Screen Options for a post. When I display a post, I see a Comments box. If I enter ...
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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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TinyMCE strips breaks inside editor

the posts are shown correctly in the frontend. But when i go to edit, the content inside tinyMCE is without breaks ?! So i have to copy my content from frontend and paste it to the editor every time i ...
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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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Error post_type link admin pagination

I have an error with bad links on all my specials post_type created by the plugin "magic-fields-2". on the admin link (pagination, eg: go to page 2) i can see : ...
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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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Renaming child-theme folder fixed wp-admin blank

Weird thing happened. I have a WP instance, and I wanted to have a local copy. I copied all the files, created the DB from a dump, and everything seemed to be working fine. However, when going to ...
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Replace wordpress login logo with custom text

I wanted to replace the wordpress logo which is displayed on login screen with some custom text. Here is the code what I tried so far: function my_custom_logo() { echo '<style ...
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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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Display all entries from all gravity forms & filter by field values

We have a requirement for a few forms on a site - contact form, competition entry, volunteer page etc. I'd like to be able to view & export lists of all the entries & filter them by state, ...
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How to store form submissions and edit their statuses in admin area?

The main idea is to create form (product purchase) and store submissions in DB. In admin area I need to assign statuses for each submission and assign completion to user role 'manager'. Create user ...
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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 content before/after admin post wp-list-table

I know there are two hooks to add content before and after a taxonomy wp-list-table. Is there an action to add content after the post type wp-list-table on the edit.php page? For $taxonomy List ...
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Custom Menu Broken WP 3.8.1 Update

Custom menu has stopped working since upgrading to 3.8.1. When trying to add items from the left they do not show up as movable items as they should do under Menu 1, however the text changes to: "Drag ...
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Change admin defaults for reading settings

I have customised index.php to display 6 posts: <?php // Get header get_header(); ?> <div id="primary"> <?php // Begin paginate and loop $temp = $wp_query; $wp_query = null; ...
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how to use thickbox in admin?

I would like to show my retrieved content form my classes method in thickbox. How could I do this? I have been adding the proper id to my desired hyperlink but all of the admin body is getting parsed ...
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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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Admin Pointers on a custom post type

Is it possible to leverage the Admin Pointers code (core, non published API) to create pointers on a custom post type? I was trying to use a plugin called Easy Admin Pointers, but it does not support ...
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Adding a Taxonomy Filter to Admin List for a Custom Post Type?

I have created a Custom Post Type called 'listing' and added a Custom Taxonomy called 'businesses'. I would like to add a dropdown list of Businesses to the admin list for the Listings. Here is what ...
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How to restrict dashboard access to Admins only?

How would we restrict access to the WP admin area to all users except admins? The users on our site have their own profile pages which do all the functions they need. So admin should be off limits to ...
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Responsive Development in WordPress Backend

I've gotten so used to using Twitter Bootstrap. However, I can't seem to use it on the backend. I'm assuming it's conflicting with something in the core. So is there a way to get Twitter Bootstrap to ...
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Getting 404 page not found error while trying to access add new plugin / themes

I am getting 404 page not found error while trying to add new plugin or view installed plugin in my admin panel. i am using Hueman theme. every time i tried to use some option of admin panel i am ...
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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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Filtering in admin broken for custom post type in 3.8.1?

Is there a known issue with the All, Published, Scheduled and Drafts filters in the post listing page for custom post types for 3.8.1? The links update as well as the URL, but the listing doesn't ...
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Show error message after exception handled

I have a plugin that updates a user profile, and I want to handle a date exception and show a error message when it fails, but I can't make it work. Here is part of the class: private function ...
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Unable to access dashboard (wp-admin) only

I have a site with wp 3.8.1. After I'm logged in to site, white screen welcomes me instead of dashboard page. It logged me in the site, I can access another admin pages & main site but not ...
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How do I change the login logo URL and hover title?

I am trying to change the login logo URL and hover title. I am using the code below but return bloginfo('url'); and return bloginfo('name'); aren't outputting the desired href and title. I'm also ...
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How to handle POST reqests the WordPress way without including admin API?

It is all about sending newsletter registration data in forms. AJAX is primary solution, POST is just a fallback. I've planed to do in in wp-admin/admin-post.php as an action but it includes all the ...
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After Login Page says 404

I installed wordpress at abc.com/myblog/wp-login.php Once i login to the admin it displays the header and footer of the site and shows 404 pages in the middle portion. Is that permission issue ?
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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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Custom Post Type not showing anything added by code anymore?

So I have a piece of code written and it worked before, hasn't been edited hasn't been changed, no updates on the WP DB no updates on any plugin on WP and it's suddenly not working correctly. This ...
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jQuery .change() Event Bubbling in WP Admin

Experiencing some very odd behaviour in WP Admin, specifically on widgets.php. I'm creating a custom widget, and am writing some simple JS. This is the hook I'm using to enqueue my JS: /** * Enqeue ...
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In the Admin Dashboard, can I choose which sections to display?

For the editor I would just like to display Pages, Posts, Media and Menus. Is there a way of doing this with the functions file or similar? Thanks in advance.
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Hide a theme on list of themes in wp-admin without editing core files

I'm running a multisite network with 200+ themes installed and activated. Is there a way to manipulate the list of available themes in wp-admin so that certain theme does not appear in the list? I ...
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User info in the admin sidebar

I think nobody has yet think of this, hope someone can help me. Im trying to add a user info pannel in de admin sidebar, right at the top. Just like the wp-admin-bar-my-account in the admin bar, just ...
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How to add custom content under plugin row in WordPress admin plugin list?

I'm looking to add a custom message under my plugin in the "Plugins" page, much like the following screenshot: What action or filter should I use? Thank you!
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Show hierarchical relationship between to custom post types on admin list

I have two custom post types: "request" and "quote". Both have the "hierarchical" flag set to true. A 'request' cpt can be the parent of one or more 'quotes' cpt. Since these are two different post ...
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Show Custom Post Type values in Wordpress grid view

I have created a custom post type in WordPress as shown in figure. What i want is to show the values eneterd in this custom post in the grid view of admin panel. Now the admin panel is only showing ...
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Custom Postype specific changes in admin panel

I have this small bit of code which does exactly what I need. But I want to limit its use to one Custom Post Type (CPT) only. add_filter('sanitize_title', 'my_custome_slug'); function ...
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Create Custom Admin Fields

I'm looking to create custom admin options/menu/fields (I'm not positive on the correct terminology) and would like some guidance. I found a post here which does speak about it in the answer: Tips for ...
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a plugin to share a post to social networks via admin?

I'm not looking for a share this post button for the front end. I've seen a couple of similar topics here but not exactly what I'm after. What I would like is a plugin which offers the options in ...
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Run two wordpress on the same domain

Edit I have a productive wordpress site (example.com) and a test wordpress site (test.example.com). For the two sites, I've a productive and a test DB. Everytime when I'll access the settings for ...
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List post in wp-admin and sort them

this is my first public plugin called Sort posts in taxonomies. With the plugin I intend to list regular posts and custom post_types in the Category(Taxonomy) edit page in wp-admin. Further give the ...
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How to use the same code for multiple pages?

The code below prevents a page (defined by its title) from being deleted. When I try to implement two occurrences of this code (one for each page I want to prevent from being deleted) I receive the ...
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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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edit.php alter links

I want to alter the view of edit.php in the posts admin area. What I want is when a category is set ( $_GET['cat'], cat=x in the url ), add post would be post-new.php?cat=x. Is this possible? I know ...
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wp-login not processing when not localhost

I'm trying to get a site up for a client on IIS7, MySQL. The front-end works fine no matter what and, as long as the siteurl and home parameters are set to "localhost" (either in database or ...
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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 ...