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MapPress Map Suddenly Showing in Sidebar (6 posts)

  1. jacdesigner
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I created one map on the Contact page of a website that has been working fine for a while. Recently a copy of that map started showing up in the right sidebar also - which I do NOT want.

    I am using Super Post/Pages widgets to display some content from the blog posts in the sidebar, and none of those posts have a map inserted in them.

    If I delete the map altogether, it does disappear from the sidebar as well as the Contact page (where I inserted it). I tried upgrading the Map Press plugin and then recreating the map and the same thing is happening.

    Any advice?

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/mappress-google-maps-for-wordpress/

  2. chrisvrichardson
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    Hi, if you have set the option in the MapPress settings to automatically display maps, the plugin will try to display them whenever a post is shown. Some other plugins and templates request post excerpts in such a way that MapPress can't tell if it's a full post or an excerpt, so it displays the map.

    One solution is to turn off the automatic display and instead put the [mappress] shortcode in posts that have maps.

  3. jacdesigner
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Thank you for the prompt reply! I have toggled that under Settings "no automatic display" and that did the trick. Resolved.

  4. MR_SA
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Hi

    I have been having this problem lately and the automatic display setting is marked as "no automatic display"

    Any other solutions?

  5. MR_SA
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Oh just realised that this needs to be set for every separate site on a multisite setup - now it works

  6. MR_SA
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #


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