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Last modified 16 months ago

#20345 new enhancement

Don't show Author column on posts screen for single author sites — at Version 1

Reported by: johnbillion Owned by:
Milestone: Future Release Priority: low
Severity: normal Version: 3.4
Component: Posts, Post Types Keywords: has-patch
Focuses: administration Cc:

Description (last modified by johnbillion)

The 'Author' column on post listing screens is a bit pointless for single-author sites.

To simplify this screen, I think it would make sense to remove this column for sites which only have one user, and possibly also remove it for sites with more than one user but still only one author (ie. !is_multi_author()).

I'm not sure how best to handle the column's visibility and a user's column visibility preferences at the point when a site goes from being a single-author site to a multi-author site.

Change History (1)

comment:1 @johnbillion3 years ago

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