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Hide Noisy Metaboxes


Hides noisy metaboxes from Dashboard for User 1. Generally used by Developers during site development, cuts down on load time and annoyances from dashboard widgets.


  1. Upload plugin-name.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Done! Those annoying dashboard metaboxes will be turned off for User 1.

Contributors & Developers

“Hide Noisy Metaboxes” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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1.0.1 – Code cleanup and testing on 4.4.2 1.0 – Initial release