Option Inspector

Description

Only for development!

Features:

  • Inspect options with the colorful dBug
  • Edit serialized options
  • List all options in the wp_options table on one page
  • Search: Filter options in real time
  • Delete options
  • Show autoload status (yes or no)
  • Display value size in SQL bytes
  • Popular plugin’s options are marked with the author’s website favicon
  • Transients are marked with a clock icon
  • Transient timeouts are marked with a red clock icon

You’ll find Option Inspector under Tools / Options.

Notice: This plugin uses eval() to update serialized options.
Please DO NOT use it in production.

This plugin is as WordPress conform as it can be.

GitHub repo

TODO: toggle autoload, i18n, don’t use options.php, update option list on delete, http://flatuicolors.com/

Screenshots

  • dBug in an open lightbox.
  • options.php.
  • Edit a serialized option.

Installation

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

FAQ

What privilege do I need to access Option Inspector?

You need to have the manage_options privilege.

How does it work?

This plugin is a Javascript application built on the WordPress options.php.
It works by addig control icons and opening a lightbox on options.php.
Additional data are read and written by AJAX requests.

Reviews

Handy !

Nice ! Just helped me to debug a serialed options in options.php 🙂

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Contributors & Developers

“Option Inspector” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

2.1.1

  • Fix textarea width.
  • WP 4.4 compatibility.

2.1.0

  • Display size of option value.
  • Added PHP DocBlocks.

2.0.1

2.0.0

1.0.2

  • Options Inspector is a tool with which you can easily view all the options in your database,
    even its data is serialized, and alter exactly a certain part of option value.