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do_meta_boxes action-hook . WP 3.0.0

Fires after meta boxes have been added.

Fires once for each of the default meta box contexts: normal, advanced, and side.


add_action( 'do_meta_boxes', 'action_function_name_6309', 10, 3 );
function action_function_name_6309( $post_type, $context, $post ){
	// action...
Post type of the post on Edit Post screen, 'link' on Edit Link screen, 'dashboard' on Dashboard screen.
Meta box context. Possible values include 'normal', 'advanced', 'side'.
Post object on Edit Post screen, link object on Edit Link screen, an empty string on Dashboard screen.


Since 3.0.0 Introduced.

Where the hook is called

wp-admin/includes/meta-boxes.php 1575
do_action( 'do_meta_boxes', $post_type, 'normal', $post );
wp-admin/includes/meta-boxes.php 1577
do_action( 'do_meta_boxes', $post_type, 'advanced', $post );
wp-admin/includes/meta-boxes.php 1579
do_action( 'do_meta_boxes', $post_type, 'side', $post );
wp-admin/includes/dashboard.php 136
do_action( 'do_meta_boxes', $screen->id, 'normal', '' );
wp-admin/includes/dashboard.php 139
do_action( 'do_meta_boxes', $screen->id, 'side', '' );
wp-admin/edit-link-form.php 49
do_action( 'do_meta_boxes', 'link', 'normal', $link );
wp-admin/edit-link-form.php 51
do_action( 'do_meta_boxes', 'link', 'advanced', $link );
wp-admin/edit-link-form.php 53
do_action( 'do_meta_boxes', 'link', 'side', $link );

Where the hook is used (in WP core)

Usage not found!