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Disable WordPress Dashboard Widgets


Enable and Disable the standard WordPress Dashboard Widgets without any code modification.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload the plugin folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the Disable WordPress Dashboards Plugin Menu to enable/disable Dashboard widgets.


This is a 1.0 release – we will build FAQ’s as we generate feedback on the plugin!

Contributors & Developers

“Disable WordPress Dashboard Widgets” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial stable release of the plugin!