Hide Updates

Description

This plugin hides update notices for core, plugin, and theme updates in WordPress admin for all users except super admins. It’s useful for agencies or developers who take care of updates and maintenance of a client’s site and wants to hide the notices for other users. Super admins are not affected by this plugin and will continue to see all the updates.

The plugin also hides the Updates link in the WordPress admin menu. If a user for some reason ends up on the updates page anyway, the plugin will also redirect the user back to the dashboard.

✔ Hides core update notices.
✔ Hides plugin update notices.
✔ Hides theme update notices.
✔ Removes Updates link in admin menu and admin bar.
✔ Makes sure the user can’t access updates page.

This plugin is intended for agencies and developers who know what they’re doing and have good reasons for hiding the updates.

Installation

  1. Upload the hide-updates directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Upload the hide-updates directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
Why does this plugin exist?

We take care of updates and maintenance of our clients’ WordPress sites so that the clients doesn’t have to worry about that. We wanted a simple solution to hide the update notices throughout WordPress so that the clients won’t be bothered with them.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

1.0

  • Initial release.