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Trouble creating custom sanitization function for user list dropdown

I'm trying to create a custom author info box on homepage which will automaically generate by getting the info from user profile when a user is selected from theme customizer. I followed the code ...
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Select data from database and list it in Loop (Wordpress)

your Answear helped me but i stuck again. here is what i have done now : <?PHP define( 'WP_USE_THEMES', false ); get_header(); global $wpdb; $sql = "SELECT vehicle_id, manufacturer, series, ...
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Get results from wordpress data custom table

Firstly i created a custom table into the wpdb : global $wpdb; $table_name = $wpdb->prefix . 'countdown_table'; $sql = ' `id` int(11) NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT, `styleName` varchar(255) ...
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Using a multiple <select> element in widget form

I am trying to save all of the options in a <select> element in a widget. So far I have the following PHP code for the form: public function form( $instance ) { // Code for editing/adding ...
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how to save selection meta data in user profile on frontend

Hi can anyone help me to save the post title selected in this select box? I would like to let people select posts out of a dropdown select box and save the value to their profile. Help is very ...
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Widget & storing a Select box choice

I am creating a simple widget which displays all of the pages on the website. The trouble I am having is how to store the user's choice and display it on the front end. At the moment, when saving my ...
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dropdown does not work [closed]

I have the page http://www.supersprox.eu/invoicewithtabs/. When I click "Show filter" button an area with several dropdowns appear. The problem is I can not select values of the first row of dropdowns....
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Can't save drop down select date in meta boxes

I want to update my select options(drop down) but i don't know where i made a mistake.Here is my code. <?php function display_post_options(){ wp_nonce_field( basename( __FILE__ ), '...
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Issues on saving data from CPT select metabox

I can't save data from a select metabox. My code is http://pastebin.com/BMmKzti2 Where I'm going wrong? Edit: Here is my code function fichasvtmbasicas_meta_box_callback( $post ) { ...
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Replacing select2 in admin backend for all selects

I originally posted this question as a javascript question here, but think maybe it would be better asked here. I tried adding select2 to all wordpress admin screens. However, since many selects are ...
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wp_dropdown_pages default value

I have a dropdown menu of pages, but after I go to a page selected, let's say "About us", the default title button of dropbown is the title of the page, "About us", so i want the title/default option ...
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Multiple options not staying selected after saving

Problems: The save works, but is only storing one of the options in the database after save. Options not showing as selected after save. The select fields: <select id="...
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wordpress option page data from select form is not saving to database

I am going to create a wordpress plugin with a option page and I have created a two page called index.php and options.php and in index.php I have written the following code to create default options ...
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How to deal with multiple select options using register_setting() theme options

I'm using Ian Stewart's Sample Theme Options for a lightweight Theme Options panel. INSERTION FAILED I need to insert Multiple categories into db, where I used the following code: <select multiple=&...
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wpdb select from using array as search parameters

Similar to how you can insert into an array using code such as $wpdb->insert( $table_name, $inputs); //where inputs is an array I want to do a sql select statement with code such as $wpdb->...
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AJAX with Selectbox Plugins (Select2, Chosen, Selectize)

I have been searching all over the internet for tutorials on implementing AJAX actions from jQuery selectbox plugins such as Select2 , Selectize and Chosen. (these plugins look better than the inbuilt ...
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Get post title by Alphabet

I try to call this function to get a list of posts by alphabet. But for some reason i keep getting an error. Call to a member function get_col() on a non-object. What am i doing wrong? {function ...
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WP Query multiple select form - meta_query help

I am creating a multiple filter - as in I could filter by all the options if I wanted to do so, i.e terms, calories & price in my case. I am having trouble with meta query args. At present I can ...
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wp_dropdown_pages auto submit

What I have below currently works fine except for one issue: When a select item is chosen, it will correctly go to the subpage - however, if on a sub-page of the main site already, and a item is ...
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Help me SELECT thumbnail from SQL and use

//MySQL Username $user = "myuser"; //MySQL Password $pass = "mypass"; //MySQL Database Name $database = "mydb"; //Number of posts you want to have appear $numOfPosts = 7; //Setup connection $mysqli = ...
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Get all posts from custom post type and insert in select input as metabox

I would like to know if its possible to do something like this. I have Slider custom post type and Services custom post type. For slider posts I have created a metabox for URL value to display next ...
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Retain select value in select box

How are you all. I am just struggling to make my custom select box keep retain select value in form when page is reload or user come on form via different navigation. my select box is: <?php ...
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Widget select option not saving

I do this widget but the selected options dont saving when updated. This is the code: /* CUSTOM POSTS LIST */ class Posts_list extends WP_Widget { function Posts_list() { /* Widget ...
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Select post from dropdown and add query args not working

The behavior of the below should be that the user makes a selection on the dropdown box and the page refreshes with a query arg of editevent=1 and also passes a value of the post ID with the selection ...
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Listing all capabilities in dropdown is returning boolean

Trying to put a list of all possible caps in a dropdown. I can only get it to return 1s (boolean true). If I use var_dump($user->allcaps); it does produce the actual cap names, but when I plug this ...
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Select Form Element Not Saving from Plugin Options

I am certain it is something silly. But I can't find it and with such simple code at a loss for anything else. Having looked at many other plugins doing settings in a lot of ways can't really see ...
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Auto Select Child categories on Multiple Dropdown - Jquery

I am using the wp_dropdown_categories to generate the form and select option, with multiple select jquery plugin. What I want is that, when the user selects the Parent category or (level-1) then the ...
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How to make checkboxes from taxonomy terms?

I can populate selectbox options like this: <?php $args = array( 'taxonomy' => array( 'country', ), 'hide_empty' => 0, ...
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Custom profile field with birthday. Troubles with <select>

I made custom profile fields for birthday data. function my_user_field( $user ) { $birthday_day = esc_attr( get_the_author_meta( 'birthday_day', $user->ID ) ); $...
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Filter Select results based on selection

I am trying to filter which job results are rendered to the page whenever the user changes the select item on my form. The select items are dynamically populated by the code below which assigns them a ...
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Select Menu for Custom post Type does not save

I posted a discussion on CSS-Tricks the other day. Explaining that my Videos were not displaying on my Video page from my custom post type that I created using this tutorial. I thought I fixed the ...
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Add “Select All” to custom taxonomy

Is it possible to add a "Select All" to a custom taxonomy for my custom post type? A project I'm working on requires the option to be able to select all of the taxonomy terms. While I could go through ...
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How do I capture the selected option and pass in sending the registration form?

I'm customizing the WordPress registration form, and I need to display an list of options from a select on form submission. I was using the following code to capture the selected option of the select:...
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Repeatable custom meta select boxes

I am working on meta fields for a custom post type storing match data. I have two sepearte meta boxes one which the team and the score are chosen and the values are submitted. The second takes that ...
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Combine Query and Select Database to create directory loop

I have a query loop on my page that I am using which displays all users on the page with certain custom fields filled out. It's working fine however, I need to also query these users for their level ...
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Create a page selector using taxonomies

I have created a custom post type and assigned a term from a custom taxonomy to each page within this CPT. I want to create two select boxes on the front end of my site. I want the 1st select box to ...
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Is there a way to select posts and print to a template page dynamically?

I'm trying to print posts by selecting posts and doing a bulk action to dynamically add them to a template page I already have set up. Is this possible? Update with more info: I'm using this ...
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Woocommerce: Changing the variations select default value? [closed]

At my site i want to change the default value of the selecter that appears, when different variations exists. If anyone can give me a clue of how and where this is done, it would be highly appreciated!...
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Custom widget using get_categories select menu dropdown

I have created a custom widget that is supposed to display a select menu with all the categories the blog has. I have used get_categories to compile the list. This works fine and all categories appear ...
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Add a select-option to the default widgets

I would like to add an extra feature to one of the default widgets so that the user can choose from the select-field to either align the widget to the left, center or to the right. How would I be ...
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Why is my select meta data not saving?

I am working on a site at the moment where I need to save several different types of meta data for a custom post type. At present I have a text input that is saving with no problem but am struggling ...
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Get selected value with PHP and jQuery

I have form that i'm using to update user profile from front end and i have country select. <form method="post" id="adduser" action="<?php the_permalink(); ?>"> <select id="te" name="...
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Output dropdown results into Woocommerce Order details

How do I correctly get the data from a drop down (select) output into the Woocommerce Order Details section of the admin? When I do this, I get an output for all my text box questions, but nothing ...
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Select From wpdb - Author/User Directory page

I am working on a wordpress site where I have created a directory page(authors.php) that lists all users and certain author meta. It works fine however I am trying to figure out how to only show ...
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Theme Option select values

I'm building a theme options panel and so far been successful, except with the "Select" type option. This is my code: array( "name" => "Transition", "desc" => "Choose the type of transition....
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Populating meta box with select-list of existing posts, and assigning it to custom post types

My question is partly based on this answer: https://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/5778/27135 Mike's answer is really great, and the solution worked fine until I needed to include my meta box in a ...
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Sanitizing a custom query's clauses

I'm trying to build a custom query much like the one found in WordPress' native get_posts() inside wp-includes/query.php, meaning something along these lines: global $wpdb SELECT * FROM $wpdb->...
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Open WordPress Page from selected option dropdown

Code/process to get option dropdown menu selection to open page in WordPress with php? Tried all kinds of plug-ins, widgets, but none will make menu that fits requirements of project so far. ...
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How to dynamically save a selected option from page “Templates” selectbox?

When I select a template for a page from the "Templates" selectbox, the selected item gets “value=selected” only after I hit save draft/publish/update. <option value='template-gallery.php' ...
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How to get a list of taxonomy terms which are being used only within certain post types?

I have a custom taxonomy called 'locations' which is being shared across a bunch of post types. I want to make a select field dropdown list of my locations (terms) to let users go to the taxonomy term ...