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[resolved] [Plugin: Admin Post Navigation] The plugin skips entries (4 posts)

  1. Mikko Saari
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    This plugin is a great idea and something I really need. However, it doesn't quite work... it seems to be skipping entries.

    If I for example choose entry 1744, I would expect the previous entry to be 1742 and next 1753 - those are the previous and next entry in the WordPress post listing. I have edit privileges for both, as I'm the author of both.

    Instead I get 849 as previous and 1801 as next. If I click myself to the previous entry, the next entry isn't 1744, but 1599.

    This is odd and makes this highly useful and necessary plugin unusable, which is a pity. This should really be a standard feature in WordPress.

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/admin-post-navigation/

  2. Mikko Saari
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Ok, figured it out. The problem is the way the query sorts the posts by post_date. If some entries have an older date but a bigger ID, it will mess the logic of this plugin. If I change the sort column to ID, then everything works as it should.

  3. Thanks for the feedback msaari!

    Version 1.5 of the plugin introduces the change you made manually: posts are now sorted by ID rather than post_date. There are filters in place to modify that behavior if someone likes to do things differently. The post navigation handling has been improved as well.

  4. drokkon
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Is there any way to have the previous/next buttons go to the previous/next post based on original publish date? I can't find any settings anywhere...

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