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Remove Wordpress Screen Option Items


Remove those annoying items in the Wordpress Dashboard




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Add to Code Snippets. If you are not using Elementor, then remove this line: remove_meta_box( 'e-dashboard-overview', 'dashboard', 'normal' );



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Remove Wordpress Screen Option Items

1function remove_dashboard_widgets() {
2 remove_action( 'welcome_panel', 'wp_welcome_panel' );
3 remove_meta_box( 'dashboard_right_now', 'dashboard', 'normal' );
4 remove_meta_box( 'dashboard_activity', 'dashboard', 'normal' );
5 remove_meta_box( 'dashboard_quick_press', 'dashboard', 'side' );
6 remove_meta_box( 'dashboard_primary', 'dashboard', 'side' );
7 remove_meta_box( 'dashboard_site_health', 'dashboard', 'normal' );
8 remove_meta_box( 'e-dashboard-overview', 'dashboard', 'normal' );
10add_action( 'wp_dashboard_setup', 'remove_dashboard_widgets' );


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