Questions tagged [metabox]

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

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How can I show/add/save custom metaboxes as an Array of values?

What I am trying to do is create a custom post type, custom meta box that inserts the values of it into an array of 'colors' or, 'p_clrs'. I have a jQuery script which works, allowing you to click a ...
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Does javascript have an equivalent to PHP's preg_replace_callback?

I have a php function that executes inside an add_meta_box() in the WP content editor (see below) that I would like to convert to javascript so that it executes on a button click (on demand vs ...
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How do I obtain the post content via a custom meta box inside the editor?

I have a custom meta box which I would like to use to report on the markup of the current post or page (number of words, number of heading tags, etc). How can I obtain the post content into memory in ...
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Placing Admin Post Metaboxes in Tabs

I am looking for what code one would need to add into the functions.php file which would allow specific metaboxes to show up in tags instead of within their individual metaboxes. Can anyone help with ...
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How to show a custom meta box on the “Quick Edit” screen?

I've used add_meta_box() to add a custom meta box to the WordPress edit window on both pages and posts. How can I make this meta box also show on the "Quick Edit" screen? Ideally, I'd like it to ...
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Disable dragging of meta boxes?

Anyone know how to disable this functionality so the meta boxes can't be repositioned?
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How to add a widget to the post editing view?

I would like to add some features (via authoring a plugin) to the post editor in wordpress. Is there a way to add a widget to the post editor view? Alternatively is there an existing plugin someone ...
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What is the “Advanced” $context in add_meta_box?

In the codex it lists the parameter $context for the add_meta_box as having the following options: normal advanced side What does "advanced" do? I don't see any difference between it and "...
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Removing Metabox for “Slug” without removing functionality

Here is an interesting question. I have recently noticed that if you utilize the code remove_meta_box('slugdiv', 'post', 'normal'); you are actually unable to modify the slug when you click on the ...
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How to Move the Author Metabox into the “Publish” metabox?

About a year ago I remember seeing a plugin or some code which allowed you to add an author dropdown menu to the post "publishing" metabox instead of it being on its own. I can't seem to find this ...
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Help Creating a Slideshow Custom Post Type with Custom Meta Boxes?

I need to create a custom post meta box(es) for my custom post type "Slideshow" (this post type is already created). Each metabox will hold the content in each slide slide and save it to ...
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Editing the Default Links like “Site Admin” in the Sidebar Meta Section?

After creating a new WordPress site, how can I edit the default links like "Site Admin" found in the sidebar "meta" section?
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Set Default Admin Screen options & Metabox Order

I am desperately looking for some way (any way) to set default "screen options" and metabox order through the functions.php file. does anyone have any help they can provide here?
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How do i hide the auto-generated custom field that's created when update_post_meta() is called?

I've added a custom textarea for the create/edit post admin page. I did so using the add_meta_box() function. The problem is that the add_meta_box() callback function (which saves the data input into ...
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How to add automatically keyword to taxonomies when a post published, and assign them to the post

How to add automatically keyword to taxonomies when a post published, and assign them to the post for example i have in my post edition, a custom meta box, when you complete this input, a function ...
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Custom Post Type - Taxonomy Dropdown Menu?

I have created a custom post type and added various meta boxes/fields to this custom post type. All is working excellent except for one element... Instead of utilizing the default interface for ...
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Can I add a Category Metabox to attachment?

I am using register_taxonomy_for_object_type() to add the Category taxonomy field to Media uploads (attachments). I'm using this code to do so: add_action('init', 'reg_tax'); function reg_tax() { ...

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