MainWP Widgets

Update Overview Widget Global and Individual Overview

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The Update Overview widget can be split into two sections

  1. Updates – includes updates for WordPress Core, Plugins, Themes and Language Packs (if enabled in MainWP Settings)
  2. Possibly Abandoned Plugins and Themes – displays a list of possibly abandoned plugins and themes.

Updates section is divided into multiple separate sections:

  1. Total updates – allows you to update everything across your Child Sites
  2. WordPress updates – allows you to update all WordPress Core files
  3. Plugins updates – allows you to update all plugins on all your child sites
  4. Themes updates – allows you to update all themes on all your child sites
  5. Translations updates – allows you to update all translations on all your child sites

Connection Status Widget Global and Individual Overview

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This widget allows you to see the current status of your Child Sites and if they are synced recently.

On the Individual Child Site Dashboard, this widget shows info only for that one Child Site.

By default, the widget will show short info. To see details, use the dropdown menu in the top-right corner of the widget.

Recent Posts Widget Global and Individual Overview

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This widget allows you to see Posts that have been created recently on your Child Sites. It shows the last 5 Posts.

  • The first column shows Post Title
  • The second column shows the post published date
  • The third column shows the child site friendly name
  • The actions menu provides the following options:
    • Unpublish – will unpublish the post (change the post status to draft)
    • Edit – shortcut to the Edit post screen
    • Trash – deletes the post and but it doesn’t delete it permanently
    • View – opens the post on the Child Site front-end
    • View All – lists all posts from the Child Site
    • Publish (available only for Draft and Pending posts) – publishes the post
    • Restore (available only for Trashed posts) – restores the post to a previous status
    • Delete Permanently (available only for Trashed posts) – deletes the post permanently

The navigation at the top of the widget (dropdown menu), allows you to toggle between Post Statuses.

The Create New Post button will lead you to the MainWP > Posts > Add New page where you can create a new post on your Child Sites.

On the Individual Child Site Dashboard, the widget will display only the last 5 posts from just that one Child Site.

Recent Pages Widget Global and Individual Overview

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This widget allows you to see pages that have been created recently on your Child Sites. It shows the last 5 Pages.

  • The first column shows Page Title
  • The second column shows the page published date
  • The third column shows the child site friendly name
  • The actions menu provides the following options:
    • Unpublish – will unpublish the page (change the page status to draft)
    • Edit – shortcut to the Edit page screen
    • Trash – deletes the page and but it doesn’t delete it permanently
    • View – opens the page on the Child Site front-end
    • View All – lists all pages from the Child Site
    • Publish (available only for Draft and Pending pages  – publishes the page
    • Restore (available only for Trashed pages) – restores the page to a previous status
    • Delete Permanently (available only for Trashed pages) – deletes the page permanently

The navigation at the top of the widget (dropdown menu), allows you to toggle between Page Statuses.

The Create New Page button will lead you to the MainWP > Pages > Add New page where you can create a new page on your Child Sites.

On the Individual Child Site Dashboard, the widget will display only the last 5 pages from just that one Child Site.

Security Issues Widget Global and Individual Overview

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This widget provides you a brief overview of security issues that the MainWP Dashboard detects on your Child Sites. In the initial state of the widget, you can see a number of detected security issues, the Show Sites link that will expand the widget to show you more details and the Fix All Issues button that will attempt to fix all detected security issues on all your Child Sites.

After expanding the list, you will be able to see more details.

  • The left column displays the Child Site friendly name. If you click a Child Site name, the link will lead you to the Security Issues page, where you can see all detected issues and fix them one-by-one.
  • The middle column shows a number of detected issues on the Child Site
  • The right column provides you a button to Fix All security issues on the Child Site

On the individual Child Site Dashboard, the widget will display only security issues for only that Child Site.

Plugins Widget Individual Overview

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This widget will show you all installed plugins on the Child Site.

The left column shows plugins names along with the plugin version. By clicking a plugin name, you can see the plugin information.

The right column provides you the ability to

  • Deactivate (available only for active plugins) – deactivates the plugin on the Child Site
  • Activate (available only for inactive plugins) – activates the plugin on the Child Site
  • Delete (available only for inactive plugins) – deletes the plugin from the Child Site

Use the widget navigation to switch between Active and Inactive plugins.

Themes Widget Individual Overview

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This widget will show you all installed themes on the Child Site.

The left column shows themes names along with the theme version. By clicking a theme name, you can see the theme information.

The right column provides you the ability to

  • Activate (available only for inactive plugins) – activates the plugin on the Child Site
  • Delete (available only for inactive plugins) – deletes the plugin from the Child Site

Use the widget navigation to switch between Active and Inactive themes.