Remove Permalinks Menu

Take complete control of your WordPress network by removing the ‘permalinks’ configuration options

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Example of Remove Permalinks Menu Item in action

No more permalinksThis is one of those plugins that’s nice to have as it leaves you “The Network Admin” in control of sites on your network.

It works simply by removing the pesky ‘permalinks’ menu item from your user’s admin menu.  Ensuring the permalink structure stays the way you’ve intended!

While preventing your users from being confused with settings they really don’t need to worry about!

WordPress Permaink page

And of course, controlling the permalink structure ensures:

  1. Easy navigation by visitors to your network site
  2. Consistency and the SEO benefits :)

Having control over your user’s experience and content is the hallmark of a powerful CMS.

This is one of those minor customizations that give you the extra advantage.

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To install:

1.  Download the plugin file
2.  Unzip the file into a folder on your hard drive
3.  Upload the remove-permalinks-menu-item plugin folder to /wp-content/plugins/ folder on your site
4.  Login to your admin panel for WordPress or Multisite and activate the plugin:

  • For WordPress Multisite intalls – visit Network Admin -> Plugins and Network Activate the plugin.
  • On regular WordPress installs – visit Plugins and Activate the plugin.

Netwwork activate plugin

Note: If you have an older versions of the plugins installed in /mu-plugins/ please delete them.

To Use:

That’s it! No configuration necessary!

Once you’ve activated the plugin the ‘Permalinks’ menu item is removed from Settings in your user’s admin menu.

Changing from this:

Settings menu with Permalinks item

To this:

Settings menu without Permalinks item

So your users can’t change or be confused by this:

WordPress Permalink page

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