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Modified wp.media.view.Settings.Gallery in Backbone JS, but editing doesn't work

I've added to the normal WordPress gallery popup (when clicking "Add Media" in the WordPress editor), in order to allow my custom gallery type to be selected (which interacts with / uses the main ...
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Check for and enforce unique value in user-entered custom meta field in WP Admin

I am trying to figure out how, on a new or edit post screen, to allow the user to enter a custom meta-item, BUT force it to be unique. Ideally, the process would work like so: Contributor logs into ...
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How to integrate a PHP webmail script into the backend of WordPress?

How can you add Roundcube (or any other PHP webmail client script) to the WordPress backend? Can this be done so that the webmail client can be accessed only from inside wp-admin? It should not be ...
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Remove option to allow trackbacks/pingbacks from post page options

I'm trying to disable all functionality related to pingbacks/trackbacks in WordPress and so far I have this: add_action( 'pre_ping', 'disable_pingback' ); function disable_pingback( &$links ) { ...
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Prevent Deletion of Blogs

I'm trying to prevent the deletion of blogs in a WordPress Multisite installation. There is already a plugin that does this, but it uses wp_die() as the solution, which in my scenario does not work. ...
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Add control in image detail panel

I am trying to add a checkbox control in the image details popup (when editing image in a post). I have added the following code in my template function.php but I can't manage to display the checkbox ...
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Split content into multiple columns using more tag?

First of, this is pretty much an exact duplicate of: Split columns into three+ divs? But the given solution does not work (returns blank). I'm guessing it collides with qTranslate which adds some ...
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Add attribute / custom attribute to product in woocommerce

I have products from some API and want to insert these products. I was able to insert products and use already existing attributes ( or added by UI ). Adding new term (My Color) to the existing ...
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Suggestions for WPMU Migration (advanced)

We have a multisite network with a few hundred sites. We are currently merging with another company and migrating our sites. However we have a few clients who have decided to jump ship and are asking ...
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How to enable edit button in the theme's customize UI?

I saw on WordPress.com's theme customizer has this little blue (with a pencil icon in it) edit icon, they are SUPER user friendly! But seems default wordpress.org installation does not have it! Is ...
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How can I rewrite a plugin generated URL?

I'm using the wpForo plugin to create custom profile pages on the front end of my website. The profile URLs generated by the wpForo plugin look like this: example.com/community/profile/username/ ...
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Add custom field to category of custom post type

I want to add a custom field (for a icon) to categories of a custom post type. I use the default category type and not a own create category taxonomy. How can I add the custom field only to the ...
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Static raw HTML page

On the server there is a static HTML page example.html in my root folder of the WordPress install. Now when a user types www.example.com/example.html I want WordPress to be smart and bypass all normal ...
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Customizing gallery shortcode in 3.5

I'm trying to customize the gallery shortcode using the new gallery system in 3.5 and I'm having a bit of trouble and can't figure out where I'm going wrong. This is what I've got at the moment (in ...
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wp_nav_menu custom walker - child items

I have written a custom walker to integrate a jQuery drop-down nav script into my WordPress template. I need to add .dropdown-link to each of my parent menu items and .dropdown-wrapper to the ...
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How to Replace Words with Hypertext Link But Ignore Previously Existed Links?

Auto-linking for "selected words" in the_content I am currently using the following code: function wp_affiliate_links($text){ $replace = array( '/ example /' => ' <a rel="nofollow" href="...
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When using the block.getSaveElement hook can you output different markup based on whether or not you are in the edit view or the live page view?

I am trying to extend the core/image block to add an option for a deferred image. I want to replace the src attribute of the image with an empty string and add the url as a data attribute to be loaded ...
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Check Title Unique Or Not and If not error message and dont save

i am get tired from searching 2 days for what i wanna i have 'area' custom post type have Title and another field i wanna the title of area is unique if the user enter title 'area1' and this title ...
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Woocommerce add to simple product attribute programmatically

i want to create a function which will add to specific products an attribute programmatically. i use the below code but it doesnt seem to work. $attributedata = Array( 'pa_color'=>Array( ...
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removing custom tax & CPT slug, adding taxonomy term in front of custom type

I am having difficulties setting up the following structure in Wordpress: site.com/custom-taxonomy-phase-term/ (taxonomy page but without the taxonomy slug) site.com/custom-taxonomy-phase-term/...
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Custom column sorting in WordPress admin post table

I have made a custom column in user administration panel showing user meta data and registered it as sortable. Made a query action to sort it by the meta numerical value (the stored user meta data is ...
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Unique User Account Number + Displayed Via Shortcode

I've seen a couple articles on creating unique account numbers for users: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/37693209/create-unique-account-number-for-every-user-that-registers-to-the-system-using-w ...
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add_rewrite_rule won't work

I did it in the past and it did work. But this time it won't work and I can't figure out why. The difference is the version of Wordpress and the version of WPML. So, I have the latest version of both:...
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How to stop unlink images when remove a site or user

What's the best way to prevent images deleting?. I have a central cdn site to share images to several sites on wordpress multisite, and by mistake, I have remove a user from the network and all my ...
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Order post by year DESC and month ASC

I have a worpresss 4.0.12 website; i created a custom template category-$id.php in which I have to show post ordering them by Year DESC and by month ASC (or a custom field ASC), the result should be ...
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How to edit wordpress RSS feed to show post title only

Hi everyone can someone help me on how to edit WordPress rss feed to show only title of the post, i use android application that display notification as rss feed that's why i want to show only a title ...
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Wordpress Template not affecting the working, keeps defaulting to the index.php template

I thought this would be incredibly simple, but it has not. I have an index.php file that has my default template for my site. I then made a new file called magazine.php for a template file so that I ...
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Custom Widget form function common elements

I am writing a set of custom widgets, all of which share a common 18 lines of code in the form() function, which looks like this: <div class="common-section"> <input type="hidden" class="...
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Add custom taxonomy under the category title

I've added a custom taxonomy to my product category page in the admin. I can call the custom field using the following: $queried_object = get_queried_object(); $t_id = $queried_object->term_id; $...
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Updating Widget options in custom install.php

I am using a custom install.php in /wp-content/ to over-ride some defaults when creating sites in a multi-site install. For the most part, this is easy and working really well. I am having difficulty ...
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How To Add buttons to the toolbar which appears in TinyMce when you click over images

Using Wordpress 4.4 I need to add a custom button to manipulate images. The button should appear when the user clicks on an image, next to other buttons. An example of the other buttons:
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How do I copy all “extra” data (menus, widgets, etc) from one theme to another?

I have two copies of a theme I'm developing up on my site (one was the existing file structure when I got started; the other is now set up to update automatically via git for a more sane development ...
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How to display custom field on homepage

I am new to custom fields thing. I am working on a movie review site. And wants to add movie story or plot field, I have successfully added the custom field named Story and its content is displaying ...
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Comments not nesed with custom template

I have a custom template for to show my comments. For some reason, there are not nested while looking in the back-end of Wordpress, I see that some comments have a parent. They are simply displayed ...
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How to add more than one RSS Feed Link for wordpress

I'm using code to change Rss Feed Link for my wordpress site, it's working but I don't know how to add more than one rss link appear when someone click on browser Rss Icon, I need these links to ...
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Are there any security issues with setting the WP_INSTALLING constant to true?

Running Wordpress 4.1 on a CentOS 6.5 instance through VirtualBox as a dev server. When logged in as admin on both ssl and non-ssl sites Wordpress curl requests are taking a long time to run (45+ ...
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Custom Post Type Alerts

I setup a custom post type and everything works right. The user can submit for review and I see it's pending in the admin area. How can I have WordPress send me an Email Notification whenever a user ...
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Shortcode displays only default attribute values

For some reasons every shortcode, that I try to add to functions.php, displays only default attribute value and ignores what I specify in a post. E.g.: function my_shortcode( $atts ) { extract( ...
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How to list all record from one custom taxonomy start with only one letter i.e A

I want to list all records in one custom taxonomy start with only A or B. Below code is to list all record with all letters. Here is the code to list all record with one custom taxonomy with all ...
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Why won't my custom widget stay in the sidebar after a reload?

After I drag my custom widget into a widget area and reload the page it's gone. Any ideas? <?php add_action('widgets_init','register_postTypeWidget'); function register_postTypeWidget(){ ...
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How to show in search results posts with a particular tag in a particular category?

As the home page of my blog I've a static page. There I want to show the navigation of the site. Category1 Sub-Category1 tag1, tag2, tag3 Category1 Sub-Category2 tag1, tag2, tag3 Category2 Sub-...
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Display custom post types by date field

I have a custom post type that is simply titles with a date field. I want to display these posts in a list in order of this date field (not date posted). So simply: -- Sample date Event title 1 ...
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Image Editor does not affect custom sizes!

Recently working with wordpress 3.5, I came across this patch :http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/19889 ...which solved the problem of custom image sizes defined by my theme not resizing or ...
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Hide upload image fields for the different media upload popups

I am trying to change a few of the options in the Set Featured Image popup in the Wordpress admin. I can't seem to find anything that determines if the popup window is a Featured Image or an Add Media ...
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wp_query to display custom taxonomy terms

I have a custom post type named 'tours' and custom taxonomy named 'tourtypes' so i can categorize it into terms like 'cultural tour', 'sports tour' etc. I'm not the original author of this theme and ...
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Publish pages/posts as HTML?

We're looking to use a plugin or custom setup for authors to create pages or posts and publish them as single HTML files. The file could be saved on the server in a specific directory or have a ...
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Two Navigation Menus - secondary nav is including main nav

Two Navigation Menus in Themes Produce the same menus? reference the subject on page link above. i created two navs, yet the secondary nav includes all pages. the main nav is fine, but the secondary ...
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Is it possible to use Gutenberg on the front-end?

Now that WordPress 5 has the new Gutenberg editor, I'm interested in the possibility of using it programmatically on the front-end (for example as as a rich-text editor for bbPress). In the past I've ...
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How to access my php page in wordpress

I created a services folder in wordpress/wp-content/services. This folder will have web services coded in PHP. But when i try to access the .php file it is being redirected to index.html While ...
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Incorporate small angular feature in my wordpress site

I want to add an angular feature in my wordpress site, but i m confused how to incorporate both. I m jus confused about folder structure for the same Or i can create a plugin?? My angular feature is ...