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Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#8897 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

wp-admin/index.php screen options: clearly differentiate external vs. internal

Reported by: jidanni Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: lowest
Severity: trivial Version:
Component: Administration Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


Allow me to suggest splitting the wp-admin/index.php "screen options" into two parts with an horizontal bar (<hr>) between them. One part labeled "External links" one labeled "Internal links".

That way the user could, at a glance, know which links to turn off to prevent a mere click of "Dashboard" to cause HTTP requests all over the Internet if he is not so inclined.

Change History (1)

#1 @jacobsantos
9 years ago

  • Milestone 2.8 deleted
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

Good luck on this one. Basically, the screen options don't care if it is internal or external, that isn't its purpose, only to allow you to remove it from view based on its title.

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