How to disable the WordPress Admin Bar

WordPress 3.1 has a brilliant Admin Bar which is displayed on top of  your blog even when you are out of WordPress Admin Section. This is useful for quick access to many things, Short Link is one such example but many users feel this is an extra header on top. So here is how you can remove the WordPress Admin Bar.

WordPress Admin Bar for Websites

Disable from Users Option :

  • Go to your User Profile
  • Uncheck the box which says Show Admin Bar When Viewing Site.
  • Save and you are done.

Show Admin Bar User Option

However this is limited to the user and every admin will have to disable this for himself.

Using a Plugin :

A plugin came out pretty fast for this, which adds filter to remove this for every admin. Easy one lick solution. It uses a simple code which you can add in your Theme’s Function.php file

add_filter( ‘show_admin_bar’, ‘__return_false’ );

Download it from here



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