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Opened 20 months ago

Closed 8 months ago

Last modified 5 months ago

#21674 closed enhancement (fixed)

Please add "plugins" link under "my sites > network admin" in toolbar

Reported by: archonic Owned by: nacin
Milestone: 3.7 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 3.4.1
Component: Multisite Keywords: ui-feedback has-patch
Focuses: Cc:

Description

This would remove a click and I think a lot of people would enjoy the addition. I know I go to the plugins page more than users or sites combined.

Attachments (3)

21674.patch (601 bytes) - added by SergeyBiryukov 20 months ago.
21674.2.patch (795 bytes) - added by SergeyBiryukov 20 months ago.
With "Themes" item
21674.3.diff (749 bytes) - added by Ipstenu 8 months ago.
Adding themes and plugins, removing 'visit network'

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Change History (22)

SergeyBiryukov20 months ago

comment:2 SergeyBiryukov20 months ago

  • Component changed from Toolbar to Multisite
  • Keywords has-patch added

comment:3 knutsp20 months ago

  • Cc knut@… added

Yes, please.

comment:4 toscho20 months ago

  • Cc info@… added

Oh, yes. This would be very useful.

comment:5 ocean9020 months ago

To be consistent a link for themes should be added then too. Or just use Snack Bar.

comment:6 toscho20 months ago

Themes aren’t changed as often as plugins. I’m fine with both, but I need the plugin link. :)

SergeyBiryukov20 months ago

With "Themes" item

comment:7 mordauk8 months ago

  • Cc pippin@… added

Ipstenu8 months ago

Adding themes and plugins, removing 'visit network'

comment:8 Ipstenu8 months ago

Giving it one more option, what about adding themes and plugins, btu removing "Visit Network"? That just sends people to the main site, which is great for a network like WPCOM, but less useful when you're housing lots of un-related sites (which is the growing usage I've seen).

Patch attached

Last edited 8 months ago by Ipstenu (previous) (diff)

comment:9 SergeyBiryukov8 months ago

  • Type changed from feature request to enhancement

Related: #24866

comment:10 DrewAPicture8 months ago

  • Cc xoodrew@… added

comment:11 jeremyfelt8 months ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 3.7

Moving to 3.7 for discussion.

Latest patch from Ipstenu adds 'Themes' and 'Plugins' to the network admin section and removes 'Visit Network'.

+1 from me, Visit Network always drives me crazy.

comment:12 helen8 months ago

+1 from me, too.

comment:13 nacin8 months ago

  • Owner set to nacin
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

In 25120:

Network Admin toolbar menu: Add Plugins and Themes, remove Visit Network.

props Ipstenu, SergeyBiryukov.
fixes #21674.

comment:14 follow-up: johnbillion8 months ago

How about a link to Settings too? That would cover each of the top level menu items in Network Admin then.

comment:15 in reply to: ↑ 14 nacin8 months ago

Replying to johnbillion:

How about a link to Settings too? That would cover each of the top level menu items in Network Admin then.

I would argue this isn't needed. While it might be nice parallelism, pretty much everything on wp-admin/network/settings.php is set-it-and-forget-it, not a page you need to go to often for management and administration (which you do with users, sites, themes, and plugins).

A single site's snack menu only contains items under Appearance, also omitting Settings.

comment:16 follow-up: dgwyer5 months ago

Is this still being added to core? I don't see it in the latest 3.8 trunk.

comment:17 dgwyer5 months ago

  • Cc d.v.gwyer@… added

comment:18 in reply to: ↑ 16 ; follow-up: DrewAPicture5 months ago

Replying to dgwyer:

Is this still being added to core? I don't see it in the latest 3.8 trunk.

The "Plugins" and "Themes" links were added three months ago in [25120], if that's what you're referring to:

http://f.cl.ly/items/2F1q3G201Z423d0L1x1i/Screen%20Shot%202013-11-25%20at%204.38.34%20AM.png

comment:19 in reply to: ↑ 18 dgwyer5 months ago

Replying to DrewAPicture:

Replying to dgwyer:

Is this still being added to core? I don't see it in the latest 3.8 trunk.

The "Plugins" and "Themes" links were added three months ago in [25120], if that's what you're referring to.

Thanks for clarifying. Talk about see what you want to see! I actually read the title as something different. Was looking for a ticket on adding 'Plugins' link to the front end WordPress toolbar.

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