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audio streaming plugin but with no save option?

I need to publish a audio file that I want to make available to listen and not to download any idea how to do it? Is there any free WP plugin for that? Something where user cannot save the audo ...
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How to rotate the header image per day?

I'd like to have my header banner change every day, chosen (e.g. randomly) from a list/folder of images. So far I only found plugins that select a random banner per post or per page view, neither is ...
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Twenty Ten Theme: Replace the Logo by a picture without moving the code

I would like to replace the twenty ten's theme logo (text) by a picture, Is there any plugin allowing me to do that. I know how to do it, but every time wordpress gets updated (often) the code comes ...
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Upgraded to latest version - 3.0.3 and Now I get a “sufficient permissions to access this page” error

The issue appeared immediately after upgrade. The only part of the application impacted is the sub-menu items under settings where it relates to a plug-in. The core application settings work, just ...
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Tag link suggestion plugin

Every time I write a post I make sure I add links to words that I have tags for. For example: "The economy of Brazil has improved in the last few years". This ensures that when people re-post my ...
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How to get the main blog's id and db prefix from a mu plugin?

How can one get the blog ID as well as the database prefix of the main blog in a wordpress multisite installation? Is the main blog's ID always 1? Also how can the main blog's table prefix be acquired ...
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Jquery based image accordian plugin

I found a image accorian menu plugin based on mootools farework. Please suggest if any based on jquery framework.
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All In One SEO Plugin - Category INDEX

Anyone know how to override noindex on certain categories? I only want a few of my categories to be index but the rest not, in the All in one SEO plugin I have a setting that says "Use noindex for ...
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How exactly does Bad Behavior plugin work?

Can someone explain to me please how exactly Bad Behavior works? On their official site, they say that it uses HTTP headers, IP, and meta fingerprinting - but I would like some specifics on its ...
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Resizing all images

I have just changed the theme on my blog, and because of a small page width, it breaks the layout. Most of my earlier images (attached in posts) are around 600px in width, and now I need to resize all ...
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Has anyone been able to get the aweber plugin to work

Aweber has a new api https://labs.aweber.com/ and based on that they have written a plugin: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/aweber-web-form-widget/ for WordPress that adds a widget. In my testing (...
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Automatic updates not working/plugins not installing

I am trying to run an automatic update from Wordpress 3.0 to 3.02. However, I get the following error message: "Unable to locate WordPress Root directory. Installation Failed" I also cannot ...
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Search and replace text across all posts

I had used the ZD Video Plugin for WP a long time, and now, since my move to WP 3.0.2, it doesn't work anymore. To embed a YouTube video using the plugin, I would just write [zdvideo]url-of-youtube-...
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Add filter on html tags,attributes on specific function in wordpress

Title is little bit :S sorry :) For example,we have paginate links function that output html something like this <span class='page-numbers current'>some number</span> How can I filter ...
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greatest() function returns undefined property

I'm using the mysql GREATEST() function to compare two table fields and display in a loop either one with the highest integer value. The 2 fields consist of vote scores for posts: UP or DOWN. ...
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Using WordPress as a CMS: Developer preferences for custom vs existing plugins

I was just wanting to gauge some general feedback on how developers use WordPress as a CMS. I've started having a few client requests for websites built on WordPress. Most of the time, they're pretty ...
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Multiple instances of nivo slider plugin

I’m using Wordpress as a CMS for this site http://www.seadragon.co.uk/new_site/portfolio.html ...and it’s the first time I’ve ever used wordpress so sorry if I get the terminology wrong.... My ...
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Check if variable is set in filter

Thanks to your suggestions, I enabled wp_debug and discovered flaws with my plugin. I have a filter for sorting posts by votes. I use it when the sort URL parameter is on. add_filter( 'posts_where', ...
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Missing argument 3 for wp_register_sidebar_widget()

I installed the Deprecated Calls plugin and it's telling me to change register_sidebar_widget() and register_widget_control(), essentially add wp_ first. I did but I'm getting Missing argument 3 for ...
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Removing Automatic Redirects Without Plugin

I've been working on a wordpress site and run into the automatic redirect feature when you change a slug. On the current site I am using the Redirects plugin, and was able to modify the redirects so ...
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Creating a theme option page?

I have a template page in Wordpress that I want the Admin to be able to change the text on that page. I'd love to learn how to make a plugin (I know how to make a plugin so that it shows up in WP, ...
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add_query_arg not working

I added a filter to append a parameter onto the URL when navigating in categories. This is used to sort posts by their votes when browsing a category only if a sort parameter is set. For instance ...
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Creating a modal dialog without jQuery

I am writing a plugin that depends on modal dialogs for screen space. Right now I am using jQuery to create the dialogs, but I want a way that integrates better into the admin theme. Obviously WP ...
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Is there any plugin to show number of clicks on the link?

I have a post having different links. I have to show number of clicks on each link. Is there any link to show number of clicks on the link?
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Use a plugin to handle custom post types?

I've seen some tutorials showing how to create custom post types - the process seems straightforward enough. The issue I have with this is that the custom type information is part of the theme, and ...
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Preserve custom URL parameter on more pages

I created a custom URL parameter for sorting posts by their vote scores. I have a "most voted" link that sends a ?sort=most_voted URL paramater and using a query posts filter I display posts with most ...
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Conditional Display of Links in Widgets

I want the links widget in my sidebar to display links based on the page the user is on. For example, if the user is on the home page I want it to display link1, link2 and link3. But if the user goes ...
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How to get a Jewish/English event calendar on a page in WordPress?

What I need is an event calendar to display both the english and Jewish dates, but have it be based on the hebrew date. With this people could input the date of an anniversary and have it reappear ...
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How to checkout the wordpress.org plugin repository?

I have problems to checkout the wordpress.org plugin repository via SVN on https://plugins.svn.wordpress.org/. First it starts all looking well: >svn --force checkout https://plugins.svn....
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XML Sitemap Generator and 404 problem

I am using yahoo hosting, wordpress 3.0.1 and Google XML Sitemaps (Wordpress Plugin) 3.2.4. This plugin generates sitemap.xml and notify all webmasters successfully. I am able to see sitemap.xml ...
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recommended breadcrumb plugins with possibility for hiding “Home” link [closed]

I am using Breadcrumb NavXT plug-in in my pages but now I am facing a problem I need to hide the "Home" link in some pages. I can do that either by hiding it in CSS or by not creating it at all. ...
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404 errors when updating options in admin dashboard

Whenever I try to update my Permalink settings or use the Theme Editor to modify some file, I am redirected to a 404 page. This also happens when I update the All-In-One SEO Pack plugin's settings. ...
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How to automatically install default Wordpress plugins?

I setup a decent number of Wordpress installations clients/friends. There are a number of plugins that I use on every instance. Is there a good way to automatically have these plugins installed on ...
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Membership / subscription plugins - alternatives [closed]

Does anyone have recommendations (backed by experience) for a membership plugin that can Provide for recurring subscriptions via PayPal Allow selected posts to be visible only to subscription members ...
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Error activating certain plugins

When I try to activate All-In-One SEO Pack or ANY (I've tried all by now!) caching plugin, the page goes blank - i.e the content of the page empty, except the WordPress bar on the top and the toolbar ...
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add_action for publish_post doesn't work

I'm working on a personal voting plugin, I don't intend to release it publicly because I'm still learning WP. In general, you can vote posts "up" or "down". I have 2 tables, one collects IPs (to ...
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How to customise the output of the WP image gallery shortcode from a plugin?

We're building a plugin that displays posts, and we also want to display the image gallery when it is used in a post. However, we need to limit the number of photos displayed? Is that possible?
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Creating two database tables via plugin

I'm working on a voting plugin for my site and I want to create 2 tables: one that stores votes and another that stores voter ips. In Codex it suggests to use an if statement to see if the table has ...
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Weird problems after recovery from security breach

The shared server that I used for hosting my WordPress website was hacked recently, and many of the index.php files, plugin files and uploads were deleted, with my MySQL databases untouched. But after ...
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Creating Search Engine Friendly URL's with Word Press

I own a website barrelandblade.com which was developed by a non SEO enlightened developer. I recently had the FV All in One SEO Pack installed as my site does not show up in the search engines at all. ...
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How Is Network Activate Different From Activate (by Implementation)?

How is plugin network activate different from normal activation by implementation? What is done/not done in network activation that is done/not done in activation?
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Is there a WordPress plugin that registers a plugin file as a custom page template?

I need to create a plugin that makes custom page templates available in wp-admin. I'm wondering if someone has tackled this already, as it seems like a pretty typical process?
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How to handle the Plugin Version on Update using Tortoise SVN and the worpdress.org Plugin Repository?

Recently I tried to update my plugin to WP server. The update to trunk folder went fine, but when I created a folder with a new version under tags folder and tried to upload it, only the immediate ...
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Getting Post details when post is published

I would like to collect main info about post like Title etc. in moment when post was written and it's going to be published and perform some actions on this data. What's the hook for that? Thanks!
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Pass variable to nested shortcode

I'm setting up a plugin with a nested shortcode, i.e. [ct_training_group] [ct_training] [/ct_training_group] Here's the catch: I use the [ct_training] code outside of the parent as well as ...
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How To Activate Plugins via Code?

If possible, how can installed plugins (meaning the files have been placed in wp-content/plugins directory) be activated from other plugins?
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Any plugin out there that uses WP's internal image uploader?

I'm trying to use the media uploader thing from WP (the form from the pop-up with crunching and all that), and can't figure out how. Is there any plugin out there that uses it? It would be easier to ...
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Do Plugins effect site loading time?

Is there any way to measure the time it takes for plugins to load and in which pages they load (without figuring out the entire code)? In addition, I would like to find out which plugins load files in ...
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Why do I get this “plugin does not have a valid header” error?

I recently committed version 2 of my new plugin to the Plugin Directory, but now when you install the plugin for the first time, you get this error on activation: "The plugin does not have a valid ...
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Is there plugin to show recent posts from one website in the widget area of another?

I would like to take the titles of recent posts or content related posts from one website and display them in the widget area of another website. I'm sure there must be a way to do this, perhaps some ...