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wp_nonce_ays() WP 1.0

Display "Are You Sure" message to confirm the action being taken.

If the action has the nonce explain message, then it will be displayed along with the "Are you sure?" message.

No Hooks.

Return

Nothing (null).

Usage

wp_nonce_ays( $action );
$action(string) (required)
The nonce action.

Code of wp_nonce_ays: wp-includes/functions.php VER 5.0.1

<?php
function wp_nonce_ays( $action ) {
	if ( 'log-out' == $action ) {
		$html = sprintf(
			/* translators: %s: site name */
			__( 'You are attempting to log out of %s' ),
			get_bloginfo( 'name' )
		);
		$html .= '</p><p>';
		$redirect_to = isset( $_REQUEST['redirect_to'] ) ? $_REQUEST['redirect_to'] : '';
		$html .= sprintf(
			/* translators: %s: logout URL */
			__( 'Do you really want to <a href="%s">log out</a>?' ),
			wp_logout_url( $redirect_to )
		);
	} else {
		$html = __( 'The link you followed has expired.' );
		if ( wp_get_referer() ) {
			$html .= '</p><p>';
			$html .= sprintf( '<a href="%s">%s</a>',
				esc_url( remove_query_arg( 'updated', wp_get_referer() ) ),
				__( 'Please try again.' )
			);
		}
	}

	wp_die( $html, __( 'Something went wrong.' ), 403 );
}

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