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Questions tagged [add-submenu-page]

Adds a submenu page in the Admin section of your WordPress website.

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add_menu_page() with different name for first submenu item

The add_menu_page documentation says to pass the menu title as the second parameter: add_menu_page('Page Title', 'Menu Title', ...); When adding more pages later via add_submenu_page, the main page ...
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Hooking into add_submenu_page

Ever come across a plugin that is using the manage_options capability for a page that... really doesn't need to be? Well, I've come across just that. This may be more of a general question about ...
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Check if add_menu_page exists or not

I'm working on a plugin that I have to release in parts. The problem is, if there is a menu in the page then add the new plugin to the 2nd or next submenu else add a new menu and then add the plugin ...
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Add an admin page, but don't show it on the admin menu

I have a custom plugin 'Charts' that has it's own menu. In that menu are links to the 3 pages for the plugin - 'Charts', 'Add Chart' and 'Edit Chart'. However, I don't want to display the link to '...
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How to Add a Sub Menu Page to a Custom Post Type?

I am trying to create a sub-menu under a Custom Post Type I have named Portfolios. When I change add_submenu_page() to add_options_page(), it correctly shows a new link under the Settings menu, but ...
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Plugin - create a page without it appearing in the side menu

I am currently using add_submenu_page to add pages for my plugin. However, I wish to create a page that don't appear in the admin menu, is that possible?
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How to add more than 1 user role to sub-menu pages

I create a plugin with 6 submenu pages. I need 4 of them to be accessible by administrator and a custom user role i created say 'coach' user. Then the 2 of them to be accessible by administrator and ...
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Odd behaviour with submenu link creation

I'm trying to develop a plugin that needs to add two pages to the dashboard side-bar menu. One of these being a main category. Everything is fine, except for the second submenu item for the settings ...
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Prevent Admin gui output from page added using add_submenu_page

I have created a download link for my plugin using add_submenu_page. When the link is clicked it gathers some files into a zip, then outputs the contents to the browser like so: header('Content-Type: ...