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SW Chosen


Converts the select boxes of your WordPress site into Chosen autocomplete boxes

Chosen is a wonderful jQuery plugin which changes select tags into user-friendly auto-complete boxes.


This plugin allow you to set a jQuery selector to apply Chosen to.

e.g. If you use “select.chosen-box” as the selector, only select boxes with class name “chosen-box” will be converted.

You can also manage if you wish to apply Chosen to front-end pages, admin panel pages, both, or neigher.


  • SW Chosen settings page


Go to Plugins, Install new plugin, Search SW Chosen, then activate

Manual Installation:

  1. Download SW Chosen to your desktop.
  2. Extract the Plugin folder to your desktop.
  3. Use your favourite FTP program, upload the Plugin folder to the wp-content/plugins folder in your WordPress directory online.
  4. Go to Plugins screen and find the newly uploaded Plugin in the list.
  5. Click Activate Plugin to activate it.

After the plugin is successfully activated, navigate to Settings, SW Chosen Settings to configure it to fit your needs.


May 2, 2017
You saved my theme, amazing pluginh
September 3, 2016
The setting is #gallery_id . If you add a lot of galleries, it's easy to find the gallery for upload images.
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