Localizes a script, but only if script has already been added. Can also be used to include arbitrary Javascript data in a page.

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How to load dynamic option with ajax

Basically I'm creating an options page in which the user will click on a button to display a text input field, which will then be populated by the user with a name. This name will be then saved into ...
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Can't seem to get wp_localize_script to work

This is my code: wp_enqueue_script('ms_ajax_localized'); wp_localize_script( 'ms_ajax_localized', 'MS_Ajax', array( 'ajaxurl' => admin_url( 'admin-ajax.php' ), 'nextNonce' => ...
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Using template tags in external JS file

I’d like to know how to use the get_bloginfo( 'template_directory' ) tag in an external JS file. I just found out that it’s possible using the wp_localize_script function but I didn’t manage to get ...
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Passing widget options to external script

I am trying to pass some widget options to an external script using wp_localize_script. I know how to pass the variables and how to use them within the script, but how do I extract the widget options ...
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What is the correct way to build a widget using OOP

I am working on a simple search form widget, with a built in autocomplete capability (You can download the current version here). The plugin is working, but I am currently rewriting all the code using ...
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How to localize inline script called with ajax

I have a loop of posts and I allow a user to edit each post using ajax. When the edit button is clicked for the post I use ajax to retrieve the template part containing the edit form for the post. ...
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How to get the post ID when creating JS variables with localize_script

how do you set the current post ID as a JS variable with localize_script? It seems like the $post variable isn't availible in the functions.php file. When is it created? Do i have to add localize ...
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Nonce best practices: hidden input vs. wp_localize_script?

I noticed while looking at the HTML of an edit page that WordPress uses a lot of hidden input elements for storing nonces. Is there a significant advantage to using either this style of storing ...
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jQuery dialog prints HTML-Tags under Wordpress

i need some help. I am using wp_localize_script in my Wordpres_Plugin. Inthe documentready-function i use this Code to bring the Message up: $('#button-setup-league').click(function() { $( "#dialog ...
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Use wp_localize_script for non existing script

Task: What I'm trying to do I'm fetching data via the WP Http API from a remote server. The data I'm getting back is JSON encoded. In one of my methods, I'm converting them back and then push it into ...
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w3 total cache minification breaks wp_localize_script() [closed]

I am trying to configure W3 total cache plugin to speed up my site. The minify option is great but I am running into the following issue: Let's say I have a JavaScript file I am attached wp_localize ...
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Parsing post->ID in included plugin file

running into something that has got me completely puzzled. I have a plugin with a main file that looks like this: // Global Variables $mouldings_prefix = 'mouldings_'; $mouldings_name = 'Mouldings'; ...
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esc_html__ security : what for in this example?

how does esc_html__ (the 2nd one) protect the $message variable from being hacked ? what's the point to use this protection here (the second one with a plain text)? <?php function unknown(){ ...
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enqueue and localize script in footer

I have a script which must run in my footer, after some variables are declared. It works if I just put the code directly in my footer file, but I think best practices dictate I should do this via ...
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Using WP Ajax and jQuery to process multiple forms on the same page?

I'm using the following to make ajax calls: wp_enqueue_script( 'my-ajax-request', TAF_PLUGIN_URL . 'js/ajaxcf.js', array( 'jquery' ) ); wp_localize_script( 'my-ajax-request', 'MyAjax', array( ...
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adding custom script to functions file

I have a problem adding a custom script to my functions.php file: add_action('wp_print_scripts', 'load_AJAX_URL__'); function load_AJAX_URL__() { wp_localize_script( 'ajax_URL', 'MyAjax', array( ...
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How to localize admin.php only once

I am creating a set of plugins that all use AJAX. Now localizing the admin.php in all the plugins seems to be a bit of an overkill. Is there a way to localize the script only once.\ Now I do not know ...
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Multiple wp_localize_script

Is it possible to localize a script more than once? I want to send two separate arrays of params. Or is it only possible to localize a script once, in which case, I'll have to combine the arrays? ...
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Does wp_localize_script call a Javascript Function or Simply Pass PHP Parameters to It

Easy question: I'm trying to understand wp_localize_script. Does wp_localize_script call a JavaScript function or does it simply pass PHP parameters to JavaScript? I want to pass PHP parameters to ...
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wp_enqueue_script calling jQuery at different times for different browsers?

This makes no sense, but in looking at my view source across browsers, wp_localize_script() is inserting tags as expected for all browsers other than IE7,8,9. The script tag is simply not there in ...
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Find out if enqueued script uses wp_localize_script?

Is there a function that can check if an enqueued script has a call to wp_localize_script attached to it?
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wp_localize_script $handle

Can anyone tell me what the "$handle" ( first parameter ) of wp_localize_script is normally used for. Thanks. P.s.: I have no idea why but stackexchange is telling me this question dosen't meet ...