Support » Plugin: Adminimize » Featured Image metabox gets hidden when hiding Admin Menus

  • Resolved joetheinsider



    Great and very helpful plugin!

    I am trying to deactivate the following admin menus for Editors, Contributors and Subscribers:


    But when I apply the settings it does work and hide the menus for Contributors but the Featured Image metabox for add/edit posts doesn’t show even if checked in the Screen Options.

    If I Deinstall Options in Adminimize, and deactivate the plugin the Featured Image metabox works again.

    How can I fix this?

    Just to note, I have Role Scoper to manage Contributor groups to only see certain Categories.

    Hope to get help.


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  • Plugin Author Frank Bueltge


    if you select only the menu items, not a meta box settings, or?
    do yoj have active the cbeckbox for featured image in write post and page active for the right roles?

    In Adminimize settings, I only deactivated the menus I want to hide and I did not deactivated the Featured Image under Write options – Post.

    In short nothing is changed in the default options of Write options – Post.

    Plugin Author Frank Bueltge


    But if you will hide a Meta Box on write options, than it is important, that you active the checkboxes in this selection. The hiding of menu item have not the result, taht you hide a meta box.
    Maybe you can explaine this, maybe screenshots, that I understand better. Thanks.

    Hi Frank,

    Thanks for you response, that’s actually the problem, why when I hide a Menu it will also hide the featured image. Anyhow, I resulted to using a simpler menu hider. Will just try using Adminimize again when I need more control.

    Thanks for developing and supporting this plugin!

    Plugin Author Frank Bueltge


    but this is very different. Can you send as image with hints, what you will hide in the backend?

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