[wp-hackers] changing the built in categories label on the add post screen

Charles Frees-Melvin charles.freesmelvin at me.com
Fri Nov 18 23:08:44 UTC 2011

You can't it is hard coded into wp-includes/post.php

The best option is to unregister categories and replace with a new tax.

Charles E. Frees-Melvin

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On 2011-11-18, at 18:59, IC IC <icwordpress at gmail.com> wrote:

> Which table stores the "categories" label?
> I already changed the categories folder name from "category" to "topics"
> but the add post screen still display "Categories" as the label?
> I want to change that too to Topics.
> When you create a custom taxonomies, this issue is not a problem cause it
> has the label argument.
> but since the categories already come pre-created, I need to make that
> change straight into the table!
> where do I do that?
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