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Remove dashboard items

Clean up your dashboard and remove specific items for your admin panel. This is a complete list of all dashboard items so you can customize it to fit your needs.


/**
 * Snippet Name: Remove dashboard items
 * Snippet URL: http://www.wpcustoms.net/snippets/remove-dashboard-items/
 */
 
function wpc_custom_dashboard_widgets() {
global $wp_meta_boxes;
 //Right Now - Comments, Posts, Pages at a glance
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['core']['dashboard_right_now']);
//Recent Comments
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['core']['dashboard_recent_comments']);
//Incoming Links
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['core']['dashboard_incoming_links']);
//Plugins - Popular, New and Recently updated WordPress Plugins
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['core']['dashboard_plugins']);

//Wordpress Development Blog Feed
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['side']['core']['dashboard_primary']);
//Other WordPress News Feed
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['side']['core']['dashboard_secondary']);
//Quick Press Form
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['side']['core']['dashboard_quick_press']);
//Recent Drafts List
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['side']['core']['dashboard_recent_drafts']);
}
add_action('wp_dashboard_setup', 'wpc_custom_dashboard_widgets');