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Why is the new Gutenberg editor so narrow, and how to make it wider?

I'm beginning to like Gutenberg, but I find it too narrow, particularly when working with the 'Columns' block. Why is it so narrow, and can it safely be made wider? I could try doing so with CSS, but ...
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YouTube Video autoplay

I am using a YouTube embed on my site. To make it autoplay I have added ?autoplay=1 to the embed too. The code when added to the page/post editor, is showing the video with autoplay. But on the front ...
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Classic editor throws 403 error based on post content

In an updated and unadorned WordPress installation, with only the Classic Editor plugin enabled, and the 2017 theme, I get a weird error. When I try to save a draft of a post containing this <...
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If I disable screen options, does WP still try to update post meta?

I am trying to speed up my WP admin post edit page. (/wp-admin/post.php?post=x&action=edit) This particular site has WooCommerce + other plugins that generate a lot of post meta installed. Most ...
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Bold button gets unchecked on enter click when bullet button is also selected in WP Editor

I am using wp_edior. Here is the scenario : Click bold, italic, bullets and write 1 line. Now press enter Bold and italic buttons gets unchecked. I tried below solution but it did not work for me. ...
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Conditions for admin get_current_screen action parent_file edit.php?post_type=page

I have a plugin that requires scripts to load for an admin panel in the page-attributes template drop-down on page post type. However this script causes a Uncaught TypeError: on post post types ...
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Publish, Save Draft and Preview buttons do not work after being moved with jQuery

I'm trying to change the layout of the post-new.php page and as part of this I would like the publish, save draft and preview buttons below the form rather than to the right. So in my plugin js file ...
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< ! - - more - - > tag not working

I was playing around with the more tag . If I insert the more tag from the editor it seems to be working fine in my blog feed page like shown below : But if I manually type in < ! - - more - - > ...
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Post/Page Publish/Update button not clickable once I make an edit

I open a page and make an edit and the update button becomes grayed out. I have to copy all page content, refresh the page and paste it back in the page, only then does the update button become ...
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Fatal error when accessing Pages in WP admin (and problems editing any pages)

I have a site that's been going for about 4 years with several hundred pages. I've had strange problems when accessing the Pages section (to choose a page for editing) and while in Page editing. These ...
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Wrap post images with a link, not figure (image_send_to_editor doesn't work)

The new version of WP wraps all images put into a post with a figure element, instead of a href. I tried to use this hook in my functions.php if( is_admin() ) { add_filter( 'image_send_to_editor', '...
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&nbsp when I use ENTER for skipping line

I don't know why when I'm using "Enter", that add &nbsp; in Pages/Posts Editor. That doesn't matter, but on my website, when I look the code &nbsp; makes this code : <p> � </p> ...
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Block editor: content resets to the previous state in “Edit as HTML” by clicking somewhere outside of the editing window

When I'm adding my custom block and then trying to edit it in "Edit as HTML" mode, any changes reset to the previous state every time when I click outside the editing window. Let say default HTML in ...
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link to edit a post has empty target

I open the admin dashboard and navigate to "Posts" I see the normal list of my posts On some post I can click and the editor opens (everything is normal) BUT: On some post the link, which should be ...
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How to make a script load after Custom Block is loaded in the editor?

I'm trying to make a Custom Gutenberg Block, but I'm having trouble with loading javascript that goes with this block. On the front-end it works fine, but in the editor it seems that the script ...
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onClick inside post_content does not appear in post tinymce editor

I'm doing a migration. I made a PHP script to generate posts in the new WordPress database. The post content contains an HTML link containing href="javascript:" and onClick="trackOutboundLink('url')"....
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Images are not shown in the post editor

I created my posts with lots of images jut fine. If I open the editor after a while the images are not shown anymore. It's just showing a placeholder with the image title. If I open the image gallery ...
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Should the WP post editor B (bold) button be inserting a <b> tag instead of <strong> in HTML5?

Using WP 4.0. I thought that the html5 schema was supposed to be turned on by default. That would mean that clicking the B (Bold) button would generate a <b> tag, rather than a <strong> ...
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Is it possible to “comment out” text in a post?

In programming, there is usually a way to "comment out" lines of text. Text that has been commented out does not compile and in no way affects the software. It's used for several different purposes, ...
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How to remove UI access to Custom Post Type using direct links?

My goal: A custom post type with a complete custom editor page and post list table. I have set show_ui to false. It removed the UI section. But if some admin puts direct link (wp-admin/edit.php?...
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How to hide the Text Color icon from Visual Editor of WordPress Post Editor from Users other than Admins?

Want to hide the Text Color icon from Visual Editor of WordPress Post Editor from Users other than Admins. How to do it?
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Replace content in several posts: Embeded video code (shortcode) with a new video player code

I have a wordpress site using old video plugin called FLV Embed and i want to replace it with any new video player code or any other video plugin shortcode. Currently this plugin uses this shortcode ...
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How to get value of selected page template in Gutenberg editor?

How to detect the value of selected page template in the edit page? I have used jQuery to select the page attribute select box but it is not working when we hide the editor sidebar; Because it removes ...
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How to adjust text’s width and put it at center of post (Visual) editor?

[Disclaimer: I'm not a developer of any sort, but willing to take the time. (Can do a bit of CSS, though.) Also, new to this forum.] I’m using Anders Norén’s Hemingway theme. I haven’t tried ...
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Taxonomy checkboxes not showing current status on edit page

Super strange thing happening on post pages, the Categories dropdown and checkboxes when clicked show no change, however after clicking save, or waiting for autosave the checkbox changes it's ...
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How can I put a custom meta box above the editor but below the title section on the edit post page?

I have a custom meta box for a custom post type that my client wants placed between the title/permalink section and the post editor in the admin panel. Is this possible and if so is there a hook/...
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find out reason of “Updating failed” in Post-editor

In some cases, if there is issue in code or whatever, and try to update the post in Gutenberg post-editor, you will get "Updating failed" error message: Is there any way to debug/find out the reason (...
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How can I (for the long term) style the classic editor's TEXTAREA?

I would like to apply minor styles main TEXTAREA forthe classic editor, for editing source directly. When I inspected the source, the top source listed was load_style.php and editor.min.css. I was ...
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Adding content in Gutenberg editor

I updated my site to the latest version of Wordpress. I started using the new editor but have a question. Is there a way to add a block of content that holds all the header tags and paragraph tags? ...
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How do I disable wpautop for a specific block?

I've registered a custom editor block with Advanced Custom Fields (ACF), and am using render_template with a PHP template partial to display the block contents. Inside the template is some HTML (...
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How to add button to post page WordPress 5.x

How can I add a button to a posts page? what hook can be used to add a custom button I'd like to place it next to, or near, the "Publish/update" button, or modify the publish button for triggering ...
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Show Author information on post page on dashboard

When an admin clicks on a post in the WordPress dashboard, is it possible to display the author of the post's details, like meta content? ie. name, phone, email?
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How to after saving or publishing a post redirect back to the original page

When viewing a list of posts on the admin page wp-admin/edit.php I click on edit. I then finish editing the post, click on save or publish and expect to be returned to the original admin listing page ...
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Admin sidebar overlapping on editor when saving draft

I am having this weird problem. Everytime I save a draft, the sidebar's black area appears and overlaps the editor making the editor unusable. It also attempts to save the draft repetitively and the ...
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How to create “custom page types” with different custom fields in them?

I have lots of pages that perform very different purposes in my website (landing pages, thank you pages, regular website pages, webinar pages, etc). As such, I would like to group my pages into ...
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disable <script> tags on wordpress text editor

I am trying to prevent from Cross Site Scripting vulnerabilities. For that I have to make sure that it is not possible to insert JavaScript code directly via the editing functionality on Text editor. ...
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add button to post edit page when post_status=publish

Question what hook can be used to add a custom button to the 'Publish' metabox on the 'Edit Post' admin page? Use case I have a hand-rolled custom post type called ash_newsletter. I want to add a ...
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How can I make the Uploaded field editable for Media Library?

The 'uploaded' date field for Media Library entries is read only. Is there a way to make it editable from the Attachment Details window in upload.php? I've tried the following code as a plug-in. It ...
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WordPress Post Editor Toolbar Missing

I've just migrated from one host to another (VPS). Now the post editor toolbar has gone away. And also parts of the website shows on the admin side when using the post editor. The only thing I did ...
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Make substitute in all Wordpress posts

I wish to replace one string in all my WP posts (over one hundred). There is a "bulk edit" feature, but I do not think it covers this feature. I can think of downloading the database, open it with ...
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Force category choice before creating new post

I see this post https://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/14405/144156 Code it working, but i want change category = my custom taxonomy "chuyen-muc", someone help me, thanks.
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tinyMCE duplicates previous block element when pressing return (visual editor)

Going crazy with this. Can't figure out if this is normal behavior. I have added a filter to rewrite image inserts to use <figure> and <figcaption>. Works well. However, when I insert ...
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How to disable edit link button bottom of the page for all users except Administrator

So I have a website www.chatexplore.com All of my new users are Editors who can upload images and post. But I dont want edit button at the bottom of the page to be visible to any users except ...
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Add search to list of categories in post editor

I have many categories in my WordPress website. Each time I am adding new post it is very hard to find specific category that I need this time. It would be much easier if I had search field right ...
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How can I remove the editor from the 'main posts page'?

I'm trying (and failing - despite the numerous previous posts by others) to more easily/reliably remove the content editor from this page. I can remove it using the page-ID: add_action( 'admin_head',...
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Get admin area editor in frontend

I'm new to WordPress development, so apologies if this is a simple matter. I have created several custom post types and I want to let users add/edit content from the front end. I thought it's easy. ...
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How to allow users to post only in certain category and hide elements from edit page?

I need your help, I am really desperate. In the beginning whenever a user is registered I create category with name based on that user's team name. That user also gets a unique custom role '...
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Post/Page editor loads twice

WordPress 4.9.2 On the backend, the Page/Post editor seems to be loading twice. First it displays the Text version of the page/post. Then just when you think it finished, it reloads again with the ...
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Media added with shortcodes not “linked” with post

When you add Mediafiles (images, galleries, videos etc.) with the "Add Media Screen" in "Post Edit Screen" then the Attachment will get linked(parent_id) to the post/page. I don't know if this is ...
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What is the action or filter for changing permalink in Edit Post/Page?

I know about edit_form_after_title hook but what about changing the permalink. How does WordPress creates permalink because that permalink and the one that get_the_permalink returns doesn't match? ...