WP_Screen::set_parentage()publicWP 3.3.0

Sets the parent information for the screen.

This is called in admin-header.php after the menu parent for the screen has been determined.

Method of the class: WP_Screen{}

No Hooks.


null. Nothing (null).


$WP_Screen = new WP_Screen();
$WP_Screen->set_parentage( $parent_file );
$parent_file(string) (required)
The parent file of the screen. Typically the $parent_file global.


Since 3.3.0 Introduced.

WP_Screen::set_parentage() code WP 6.5.3

public function set_parentage( $parent_file ) {
	$this->parent_file         = $parent_file;
	list( $this->parent_base ) = explode( '?', $parent_file );
	$this->parent_base         = str_replace( '.php', '', $this->parent_base );