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Questions tagged [metabox]

Refers to a box-like reusable user-interface component common in the WordPress backend.

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Custom meta box not saving

I've created a custom meta box for a custom theme. The metabox appears but does not save any inputed values <?php /* @ PACKAGE 3KTECHS THEME ========================= CUSTOM POST TYPE PAGE =======...
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How to use Gutenberg in CMB2?

I am not able to get the Gutenberg editor in CMB2 (repo). I have follow the comment mentioned on the example file but not working. I have set the 'mb_callback_args' => [ '...
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Meta Query Filtering not working on Custom Meta Box using Radio Buttons

I have a custom post type called "bids". I'm trying to get the loop to filter posts according to a meta_query. The query should allow for only posts that have the radio button with the value "open" ...
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How do I save values from a foreach output on an options page?

I am creating a plugin that outputs a metabox on each page to be able to assign custom meta descriptions plus some other values. All of that works perfectly. However, I also have a "bulk editor" ...
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Get id from metabox dropdown

Im using Reusable Metaboxes (old but still works) and I created a metabox that allows the user to pick a post from a list of custom post types. Right now that works pretty well, I can see all the ...
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save meta data of custom post type: WP_Error has no effect, even if insufficient capabilities

The function should give the user a feedback, if the data changes of the meta box of a CPT couldn't be saved. In the following code the function returns a WP_Error if the current_user doesn't have ...
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Add metabox to document tab in gutenberg

How can I add custom metabox in document tab in gutenberg? There is documentation about adding plugin sidebar here, but I'm looking for adding custom metabox in existing document tab.
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Adding Meta Boxes while Registering a Post Type in a Class

I am trying to add a few meta boxes for a Custom Post Type through a Class. I am using the "register_meta_box_cb" parameter while registering the Custom Post Type to specify the callback function for ...
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$_POST from a Meta Box

From my reading, the editor page of a post is wrapped in a form tag meaning a standard HTML form won't work within a Meta Box. What I'm trying to achieve is a meta box with two fields e.g. Name & ...
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get_post_meta not working on my custom-function page

I have saved the meta key with the name writer_meta_key and want to retrieve it on my custom-functions page. I can get it on front page and single page but it doesn't work on my custom-function page. ...
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Moving a metabox - not obeying context or removing old

I have a custom taxonomy called "events category" that is in a custom post type called "events" - I want to move this metabox from the "side context to the "normal" context. add_action('do_meta_boxes'...
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How to use the meta box from edit media in attachment details for custom taxonomy

i've added a custom post Type for attachments in Wordpress and it works fine. My problem is the way of displaying (or not displaying) the terms in the attachment details of wordpress. It's only a ...
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Metabox variable into url help - Woocommerce [closed]

Hope I can tr Using a code example to make custom meta boxes for Woocommerce. What I however want to achive is having whatever you put into a specific box to turn that into the url you have typed in, ...
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How do I update a field of a meta box?

While parsing data from a CVS file into a custom post type, i would like to parse data into the fields of a meta box, that I created. The meta box fields are normally updated like this: function ...
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Metabox/Custom fields are not saving input data

I think I was doing everything right but my data doesn't save. What is wrong with this code? add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'niloyrudra_add_meta_boxes' ); add_action( 'save_post' 'save', 10, 2 ); ...
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Save post meta save as multi dimensional array

I want to make portfolio page using meta field, where clicking to image opening image slideshows. So I want to loop main clickable image in array and images of slideshow as an array of main image, ...
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add_meta_box does not display meta box in Admin

I have two wordpress sites: 1) running on localhost server (PHP7.3) 2) hosted on Bluehost.com (PHP7.2) The metabox gets added on my local website, but the same piece of code does not work on ...
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Unable to update the meta boxes with multiple fields

I successfully build a function, that is able to import data from a CSV into posts of a Custom Post Type (CPT). I am able to parse data into the native Title and Description fields, but it fails, when ...
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extend Meta Box / Document Panel

For a project, I'm trying to figure out the best way to implement a checkbox, related to a post type. What I'm trying to to: On the final website, there should be a dropdown-button, with upcoming ...
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Meta box not display if remove post title

I'm a newbie. I want to create a post type and each post has meta box. I don't need post title so I removed. But meta box is not display without post title. Help me! Sorry for my english! Thanks ^^ ...
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Custom Meta Box (SELECT) Not Saving

I am trying to create a meta box with select options for each page with home-page-template.php assigned to it. I have got that functionality working correctly. I also want it above the editor, below ...
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display all registered meta boxes

i want to display the list of all the meta boxes of each post. the global variable wp_meta_boxes would not print anything on the screen. how can i print the value of the array to get the list of all ...
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Get meta values from parent post and save in child post

I have a custom post type "E-Books" with two categories "E-Book Title" and "Chapter Page", and custom meta boxes (table of contents, etc). The E-Book post type uses one page template, and displays ...
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How to Remove/Edit CPT template Content with Custom Meta Box

I try to Remove CPT template(single-proucts.php) Content with Custom Meta Box. I created a Input select option for change content in my CPT metabox it's working then update post I need to change ...
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Input select option Change Content in Metabox

I'm making a "Input select option" in Custom Metabox for my plugin, I'm not Expert in PHP I don;t know How to Save user "Input select option". Working perfectly plain PHP. public function ...
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add meta box considers the selected option as post parent

I have added a meta box that will list specific post type posts, and on save it will save a meta key with selected post id, but the problem is that it rewrites the permalink of the post to consider ...
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need admin metabox on frontend

See the photo that I uploaded. This box is admin meta box. and it shows while updating post from wordpress admin dashboard. I want same box on frontend. how to do this?
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Getting gutenberg (WordPress 5) to save TInymce data?

I'm using this function to add a tinymce meta box: add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', function(){ add_meta_box( 'test_tinymce', 'Test TinyMCE', function( $post ){ $field_value = get_post_meta(...
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Calculate Repeater Meta Box Input Field Values and Display Total

I have a repeater custom meta box for my custom post type. I am new to Javascript and can not figure out how to calculate the value for each repeated input field and display the total combined. I have ...
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Metabox with checkbox is not working true!

please help me. i want to show display name of users in a meta box as checkbox. then i can choose many users to display some content in the post by: if (in_array('special userID', get_post_meta($post-...
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How to add a checkbox (or extend in any way) to Menu Custom Link metabox?

I'd like to add a checkbox to the Custom Links metabox. User will be able to select true/false. Based on the value, the front end will or will not display data. I've tried extending Walker_Nav_Menu ...
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Register non hierarchical taxonomy and the show meta box in the post type

I am trying to show a meta box in my product post type, but I'm getting this warning error... Warning error... Warning: call_user_func() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, no array or ...
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Wp Query sort order from custom MetaBox

I am trying to sort a list of post based of the meta_key deal amount, which would be to display the highest deal first and work its way down to smaller deal amounts. The deal amount would be anywhere ...
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Change meta-box title- “LearnDash Quiz Settings” to “Quiz Settings”

I want to change a meta-box title on the create question page from- "LearnDash Quiz Settings" to "Quiz Settings" on create question page. I have seen a few posts that explain changing custom posts ...
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Show or hide custom meta box not work with Gutenberg

I’m on WordPress 5 beta 4, the problem is that meta boxes can not hide them when selecting a specific template chosen by page attributes. To make them appear or hide, you have to update the browser ...
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Serving a custom featured image for mobile

is it a good approach to serve multiple featured images to have a proper scaling? Right now the featured image size on "Desktop" is up to 1140x250. Pretty wide and will shrink way too far on "Mobile ...
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Add Wordpress Meta Box saved form input to Wordpress RSS feed [duplicate]

I'm teaching myself how to build Wordpress plugins. I found a great guide to creating a Wordpress Meta Box and saving the form input from it. https://themefoundation.com/wordpress-meta-boxes-guide/ ...
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Using meta boxes as the title of a custom post type

I have a custom post type with some meta boxes added to the post type. The code for the CPT meta boxes works fine. I then added the following code to use the meta boxes as the title of the post. The ...
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Trigger Javascript on Gutenberg (Block Editor) Save

So I have a metabox which I want to trigger some Javascript when a post is saved (to refresh the page in this use case.) In Classic Editor, this can be done via a simple redirect hooked to save_post ...
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Meta box built with loop have 1 error in input

I am making a loop to build metabox with several inputs. It is working , but there is something strange happening. When loop runs. all inputs are working fine except one. always the same one. ...
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Post Meta deletion ajax not working

I am trying to remove function in the backend of post like plugin. In the post like plugin they are storing values in the following manner that is User Id , Post id and comment (or) Post . ...
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How do I migrate meta boxes from the Classic Editor to the “side area” in Gutenberg Editor?

I don't know what the new side area is called for the Gutenberg Editor. On the editing screen, it's the side bar on the right side with "Publish" button, and other post related settings such as ...
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Meta Box clears saved field content

I'm new in WP developing. I added metabox field to page, all works fine, but last one, which is similar with others, when I press save page button it clears all fields, even fields which were saved ...
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issues with Custom Post Type retaining page template value after publishing

As the title of this post implies, I am having issues creating/editing posts of a Custom Post Type, assigning it a page template via the 'Attributes' metabox and having that page template display as ...
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Custom field metabox not showing in back-end

I recently updated my website after a while, and the custom fields meta box is not showing in the editor anymore. It isn't showing under "Screen Options" either. Any ideas why this could be, and how ...
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Add Cancel Button to a Custom Meta Box

Any ideas how I could add a cancel button, like the default one in the Publish meta box, to a custom meta box? The standard code is <a href="#visibility" class="cancel-post-visibility hide-if-no-...
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where can i see the registered new field for posts using register_meta() ?

Where we can see the registered new field using add_action( 'admin_init', 'register_my_sample_meta' ); function register_my_sample_meta() { register_meta( 'post', 'my_registered_meta', '...
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Hide excerpt note [duplicate]

Under the WordPress excerpt meta box is a note: Excerpts are optional hand-crafted summaries of your content that can be used in your theme. Learn more about manual excerpts. Is it possible to ...
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How retrieve custom meta box user input value to another admin page

In my plugin I made a custom metabox, inside metabox have a input field(users can submit) , I think i need to use post id it's a custom post type called products. I did it many ways but it's not ...
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Starting with tabbed metabox

I need a tabbed metabox for my plugin. Actually they are 5 metaboxes each one in a tab. I found these scripts: https://speckyboy.com/10-simple-code-snippets-creating-beautiful-tabs/ Which one is ...