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WordPress 4.6 link edit dialog is too rudimentary

In earlier than 4.6, one could, with 1 click, edit all the properties of a link: Now, thanks to the "all new and improved 4.6", the dialog has been turned into this: I understand that this makes it ...
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Creating table layout in WYSIWYG editor

I am having a design as mentioned in the image. The content for these should go in a widget. How I am achieving this right now is: by editing it in the WYSIWYG editor by using spaces between the ...
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Remove inline linking tool

I'm not a big fan of the inline linking tool published with WP 4.5. Is there a way to disable it?
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How to add Sidebar and Full width option in post editor

If a user is editing a page, they have the option to choose any page template for that page through the edit screen. Wordpress does not have that option for posts. I installed the Sparkling theme and ...
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Disable “preview changes” button

How can I hide the "preview changes" button from the admin panel? Can anyone help?
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Wordpress hook that gets featured image from direct URL?

I use a lot of plugins on my site so I'm trying to minimize the amount more plugins. I was wondering if there's a wordpress hook I can use so that I can use an image that is hosted on imageshack and ...
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Edit page blank, control buttons missing

Lately I encountered a strange problem while editing posts and pages. I have a blank page with all controls missing (like publish etc.). I tried to deactivate all plugins. I tried to upgrade ...
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Detect Featured Image remove while editing post in wp-admin (client-side)

I'm looking to add some client-side (JavaScript) events to the post edit screen of wp-admin (post.php?action=edit). I wish to fire events when the user selects a new featured image and a different ...
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Edit is changing my custom's post type parent id

I'm having a custom post type (vehicle) and i attached a gallery (post) with image attachments in it. Through my custom frontend form, I set all the post and postmeta details right, as i want to, so ...
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Remove Permalink From Admin Edit Post

Is there any way how to edit the title field in post.php? this field: I want to remove the permalink part but I wasn't able to find any hook or filter for it.
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Custom edit post column - category not showing

I added a custom column to a custom post type: add_filter('manage_posts_columns', 'custom_columns', 10); add_action('manage_posts_custom_column', 'custom_columns_thumb', 10, 2); function ...
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How do you render posts from outside wordpress?

I'm trying to display posts outside of the wordpress system (another system is pulling from the mysql database). However, the posts stored in the database seem to be void of <p> tags and ...
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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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Why would media_sideload_image() not work locally?

I designed a theme for a client that sideloads an image returned from an API. It has always worked and it's still working on their live website. My staging environment used to be a separate account ...
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Prepare content from a different CMS/WYSIWYG to the WordPress editor

Im currently in the process of writing a plugin that allows me to import content from a different Content Management System into WordPress. Almost everything works as I want it to: Each entry gets ...
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Publish post when edit post form submitted with enter/return pressed on keyboard

How do you publish posts when the post edit form is submitted with the enter/return key on the keyboard? By default WordPress saves the post in draft status. To provide some background, I have an ...
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Change syntax styling of TinyMCE HTML Text Editor

So I have customized the CSS display for the TinyMCE 'Visual Editor' by using this here: /* Add Theme CSS to WP Content Editor -------------------------------------------------- */ function ...
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Add data to post edit page, when post is published

I need to customize the "post edit page", for a custom post_type, but to keep things simple let's say it's on the post_type post for now. When the post status is published, I need to run a PHP script ...
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Prevent WP from wrapping html in caption shortcode after 'image_send_editor' filter is applied

In my functions.php I have cooked up some functions to filter the attachment output code, when an attachment is sent to the editor. function filter_image_send_to_editor($html, $id, $caption, $title,...
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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? ...
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Extending the “Add Media”-Dialog … how do I finally insert something to the Post?

I'm developing a plugin, which extends the "add media"-Button in the Post-Editor. I found an example (I think it was nextGen Galley maybe) where wp_iframe is used in the add media dialog. For some ...
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How to make shortcode which returns HTML?

I need to make a shortcode button to TinyMCE editor which, in the moment i click it fills up the content part with HTML. When i click on button i need something like: <div> ... </div> ...
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Add a label to the editor?

I'm working on a custom post type. I have the editor enabled but the content that will go in that box is secondary and it isn't clear what should be typed there so I want to add a label for the 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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Create default_content layout template based on post id

Background What I am attempting to do is create a custom post layout template for a specific post (or even page) that the WordPress user can simply insert content using the WYSIWYG editor without ...
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Add default page editor to an admin settings page

Is there a way to get the standard page editor into a custom administration settings page? I have been able to add other textarea boxes with toolbars, like TinyMCE/CKEditor but not replicate the exact ...
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creating different edit screens for different roles

I have created a custom post type and custom role, created the proper capabilities and assigned them so the new role and see and edit their own ctp's entries... but I'd like to create a customized ...
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How-to stop wordpress from saving utf8 non-breaking space characters

Anyone have a tip on how to prevent Wordpress from saving utf8 space characters (= hex C2 A0) in DB by replacing with space \x20 ? Is there a hook that can be used to do a replace before saving to ...
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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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Consolidate Metaboxes into 1 Big Metabox

I have a post type with 7 (count it SEVEN!) taxonomy tag boxes. By default, the only options to display these metaboxes are - 7 small metaboxes on the right side stacking or turn these tag metaboxes ...
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Prevent stripping MathML tags on post save

I am trying to add MathML markups in wordpress custom post. But, it is stripping all MathML tags when I hit the publish button :( I have disabled "wpautop" and "Visual Editor". These are not helping ...
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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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How to add authors contact info to author metabox in post editor?

By default the Author Metabox on the post editor displays only a drop down to set the author of that respective post/page. I'd like the author's contact info (email address) displayed on the Author ...
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Embedded tweets get wrapped in <p> tags and fail to load

So WordPress should embed tweets in posts just by pasting the tweet url, like so https://twitter.com/cnnbrk/status/496020289277689858 This works great, if you manage to avoid having the url wrapped ...
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Can't create posts with WP DB Abstraction Plugin

I have a WordPress site moved to Azure web site + Azure SQL using database abstraction plugin After that migration I'm not able to create new posts. When I click Save Draft it redirects me to the ...
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Automatically set page order on create page

Is there a way to automatically set page order to the last order number upon creating new pages instead of having it set to 0?
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Custom Post Type Capabilities

I have a custom post type which I want authors to be able to edit others posts but no able to delete others posts. My code as follows: $labels = array( 'name' => __( 'Book', '...
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In the Edit Post page how do I modify with jQuery the status select list?

Here is my JS: jQuery('#post_status option[value="draft"]').text('Approve'); I simply trying to modify the text inside the option element in the status select form element in the Edit Post page. ...
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How to add editor's name to entry meta byline?

I have one multi-authored blog site and a few editors. What I want is to display the name of the editor along with the author's name in a post, so that it would read like: Posted by , Edited by Is ...
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When I click edit on a post, all the content disappear. Does anyone know how to fix this?

I am working on a site: greatlakesecho.org When I try to edit a post, the content just disappears from the visual editor. I am running the latest version of Word Press but this happened on the ...
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Edit box scrolls back to the top after updating post

I've been quite annoyed by this. On post edit page, once I edited something in the middle of the page and hit Update, the whole page reloads and the edit box starts from the top again and I have to ...
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Text editor has problem with having '<html>' in a post

I'm trying to create a post on a WP 3.8 blog using the text editor that includes a <pre> tag with some JavaScript inside it. This JavaScript code happens to have a comment line that contains the ...
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edit.php alter links

I want to alter the view of edit.php in the posts admin area. What I want is when a category is set ( $_GET['cat'], cat=x in the url ), add post would be post-new.php?cat=x. Is this possible? I know ...
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Use Custom Field As Meta Box In Post

I recently asked on this forum how to create a beta box using custom field, which was answered but with a not so right answer, but it helped me. For example, there's a custom field that I use called -...
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How to show an error message after publishing a post?

I'm using the transition_post_status hook to perform some operations after publishing a post. In some conditions I would like to show an error message in a red box under "Edit Post" and above "Post ...
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How to block action if post is “dirty”?

For a plugin I'm working, I've added a button that needs to be either disabled or show a warning if the current editing post is dirty, that is, if anything has been modified and not saved. Looking at ...
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What is the action or filter for adding information under the Permalink in Edit Post/Page?

I would like to add some HTML under the "Permalink:" in the Edit Post/Page page. Under here: So what is the action or filter?
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Create another TAG widget for posts

Currently, Posts have "tags" and in the post edit page you can add and remove tags using the widget. I would like to add another such tag-system (say, keywords) and I would like for it to use the tag ...
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Post editor loads empty

I am running WordPress 3.8 and I recently switched server, so didn't realize when the problem creep in but most likely its the server change and I need some help figuring it out. When I open post ...
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Empty paragraphs around figure and figcaption tags when using markdown

I'm using WP 3.8 and Markdown on Save Improved plugin and have following code for outputing HTML5 tags when inserting images via Media Uploader: function html5_insert_image($html, $id, $caption, $...