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Color Admin Posts


Change the background colors of the post/page within the admin based on the current status : Draft, Pending, Published, Future, Private.

The color change is achieved with a colopicker (Farbtastic).

Translation: English, French

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  • Admin Section
  • Default appearance


  1. Upload the complete color-admin-post folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to ‘Update Color Admin Colors’ under the ‘Settings’ tab and configure the plugin


January 16, 2018
The simplest and that works perfectly. I hope the author will update this plugin Thanks !!
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Contributors & Developers

“Color Admin Posts” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Fix PHP Notices
    • Constant CAP_VERSION already defined in ../color-admin-post.php
    • register_uninstall_hook was called incorrectly
    • Undefined variable: desc in ../color-admin-post.php


  • Do not remove the colors saved when plugin is desactived
  • Optimize plugin with WordPress functions


  • Limit Farbtastic scripts in admin area


  • Initial release.