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Incompatible Archive. PCLZIP_ERR_BAD_FORMAT (-10)

What causes this error (generated while uploading any theme to this WP site) Unpacking the package… Incompatible Archive. PCLZIP_ERR_BAD_FORMAT (-10) : Unable to find End of Central Dir Record ...
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How do you remove a broken theme from WordPress Admin (without FTP or Cpanel)

Is it possible to remove a broken theme from WordPress using only the WordPress dashboard? i.e, without using cpanel or FTP? Background: When you are doing customer support, its rare that you have ...
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What do these phpMyAdmin errors mean on my WordPress databaes?

I'm getting 3 very similar phpMyAdmin errors on one of my WordPress databases. More than one INDEX key was created for column `comment_approved` More than one FULLTEXT key was created for column `...
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How do I customise the new user welcome email

How can I customise the the new user welcome email ? I tried 'http://www.sean-barton.co.uk/wordpress-welcome-email-editor/' however it conflicts with some of the other plugins I need to use, Cimy ...
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How to load and show comments with AJAX instead of pagination?

Is there a plugin that displays comments like this: http://img541.imageshack.us/img541/6541/47905634.jpg when the user clicks "read more", older comments are being appended to the list with ajax.
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Changing Font-Size based on specific Font thru javascript

I am using an 'rtl' font (named as JNN) in horizontal menu bar, which is normal & readable at 18px where as the alternate available 'rtl' fonts (like Tahoma & Arial Unicode MS) on Windows are ...
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Custom permalinks with NextGEN Gallery

i set my wordpress permlink to /%category%/%postname% now i'm using Nextgen Gallery so when i have a gallery in a page it will be something like /cat/page?gallery=10 i want to make it something like ...
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How to use current_user_can()?

Because it's not working for me. This code checks if a user has just registered. I want to redirect him to a custom page if so. Otherwise, redirect him to the homepage or admin page. function ...
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list child page items (1 level with meta keys)

I need to have a index page and it can pull out the title (with link), meta key description and meta key image (meta keys from custom fields) of its child pages, but only one level down. e.g. I have ...
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What URL do you pass to wp_remote_get to load the body of the current post's preview?

In the code below, I'm attempting to get a reference to the body content of the current post's fully rendered preview... $response = wp_remote_retrieve_body(wp_remote_get('http://localhost/mysite/...
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How do I make wp_get_archives show me months where only pages were created?

I am creating a plugin and have a problem, this code gives my all months that post were added: <select name="sdate" id="sdate"> <?php wp_get_archives('format=option'); ?> ...
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Editor can create any new user except administrator

I have set up a WordPress site for a client. The client has the Editor role, however I have installed the Members plugin and given the client the capability to add new users to the WP admin. This is ...
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What type of Google tracking should I use?

I have WP Multisite and now I want to track the different sites. I'm using Multisite Domain Mapping to map www.mysite.com to http://subsite.mysite.com My questions is: a) Do I need to add the same ...
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Dot “.” in option value foobars save options function

My theme options save routine is below. I'm finding that if the $value['id'] being passed from my options array has a period in it, the data does not get passed and the options appear to break at that ...
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Passing variables through locate_template

While I've typically used include or require on their own to save long term code maintenance I've started to use get_template_part and locate_template as using built in WordPress stuff is always best. ...
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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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Searching for one letter returns extra empty post

On my blog WordPress returns an empty post with today's date if I do a search for one letter, e.g. ?s=a or ?s=q Is this a known bug, and how do I fix it?
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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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Custom attachments uploader code. Almost there!

The code below resides in my theme's functions.php and creates a custom upload icon on top of the WordPress content editor, alongside the default upload icon. Images uploaded via this icon get a ...
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Page with posts from category doesn't work

I'm working on my wordpress site, and I want to have a page that shows all posts from the category 'portfolio' on a separate site. I'm using the following technique: http://codex.wordpress.org/Pages#...
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How to exclude “uncategorized” from custom categories widget?

The code below if from my WP plugin which gives a filtered listing of categories excluding the "uncategorized" category from display. However, when the user chooses "Show Hierarchy" from the widget ...
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can I prevent WP users (even admin) from deleting custom categories?

I am writing a plugin where I have custom taxonomy (category). I want to prevent any user from deleting some of custom categories. Is there any way how to do so. Let's say that category with ...
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Should the page cache be refreshed often? [closed]

In the w3 total cache there is the option to set the time until the cache is flushed (and thus, recreated on the next time a visitor comes by). My question is, assuming I've got a lot of content on ...
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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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a better search?

hi how to create advanced search with out plugin, create with form * Support for "+" (must have) and "-" (must not have) * Search title, content, excerpt, taxonomies or comments (or any ...
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How to add a new variable to blog creation form?

I'm trying to add a new INPUT field to the blog creation form on Buddypress. Adding the front-end element is the easy part. I'm having some hard time trying to save it. The variable is a string, and ...
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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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Can anyone recommend a wordpress based CRM/Project Management system or plugin? [closed]

Hello I am wondering if anyone can recommend, from first hand experience, a reasonably simple CRM or project management plugin for WordPress. I have read this question on the topic. But I am looking ...
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Need help cleaning up a wordpress site after being hacked

Off Topic? Maybe, point me to where this would be On Topic! Hi All, My daughter attends a private school. Recently their wordpress website was hacked and they need some help cleaning it up. I don't ...
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if statement on database query

Part of a voting script I'm working on: I'm checking a custom table in my WP database to see if a user already voted for a post by checking the IP address and the post id. If the user's IP already ...
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Where's did this div element come from?

This div element is causing a big gap on my wordpress page, specifically on the single post page. It's nowhere in the themes, I can't seem to find where this div element is coming from. Have you ...
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Configure paragraph style without editing CSS

Is there a way to change the default text paragraph style in WP without changing CSS by hand? I.e. I need GUI for that. In particular, I want to configure padding height between paragraphs.
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Is there a WordPress widget for my webpage?

I'd like to show a summary of my recent posts on my homepage. (Like the headlines and perhaps a few lines of text.) My site is not running on WordPress. Is there a code snippet for that? Edit: When ...
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404 Issue w/ Custom Post Type - using Meta for Permalink rewrite

I'm trying to rewrite my permalinks using meta data from my post. The permalink rewrite works- but I'm getting the 404 issue when I try to view the post. I've flushed by visiting the permalink ...
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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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Seperating custom post type comments from regular blog posts comments

I have a custom post type (gs_index) with commments enabled, and would like to display a list of recent comments only from that particular post type (outside of the loop) I would also like to display ...
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WordPress Custom Post Type Navigation + Children

UPDATED: 5/08/2010 WordPress has now added an additional technique to display the items from a custom post-type if the post-type is set to Hierarchical. What I would like to do though is make it so ...
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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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Placing a widget with $wpdb query

I'm getting the feeling that adding Widgets via MySQL query is not as simple as I thought. I was under the impression all data is stored in the options table, but it seems like I was wrong. Any idea ...
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How to add (css) classes to only one wp_nav_menu()?

Edit I removed the original Question as this Q has far above 1.000 views now - which means it's important to a lot of people - to show you something that works a) without a custom Walker & b) is ...
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Disqus over the default commenting engine, what are some pros and cons?

As subjective as this question might sound, pros and cons in the technical sense is what I'm looking for as answers. I've been using Wordpress for about 2-3 weeks and 9/10 of the comments are spam, ...
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Creating menu and breadcrumb “sections” within Wordpress 3 being used as a CMS

I am implementing WP as a CMS for my church's website. This is the first WP install where I'm doing a lot of the custom coding myself instead of just finding plugins and a stock theme. As I am a bit ...
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Make Custom Metaboxes Collapse by Default

I've created some custom metaboxes for my post write screen. Is there any way to make some of them display collapsed by default? Just in case I'm not using the correct terms or not being clear in ...
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Fancy-box Esay wordpress plugin fails to work on Multilingual site

I have a multi lingual site. On the site I want to display youtube movies using fancybox (or any other equivalent solution) The plugin is installed and set. When checked on the He version - all works ...
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Authors list Pagination : result set from $wpdb->get_results()

Using this solution : Paginate result set from $wpdb->get_results() I did make my code for Authors list page template as follow: <div> <table id="mytable"><tbody> <?php // ...
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Why am I locked out of the system?

I've installed a wordpress site for a client. The site resides on mttv.co.il For some reson I'm being locked out of the system most of the time with no error message displayed The system takes the ...
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WordPress kills an iframe's apostrophes

I'm using an iframe to let multiple sites embed one interactive element. On the iframe's actual page it works fine, and it looks fine on another website I embedded it. But when I embed it in a ...
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Why does my Posts page only show a single post when using Thematic?

This seems to be a Thematic theme bug becuase if I switch to other themes, everything is working as expected. This is not the first time I created a frontpage using a static page. I made sure I ...
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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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