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Show IDs by Echo Plugins

Show IDs on admin pages for posts, pages, categories, taxonomies, custom post types and more.

This plugin shows (reveals) IDs on admin screens that list posts, pages, custom post types and taxonomies, and others.

You can choose to display the ID in a new 'ID' column and/or under each row title after the 'Edit | Quick Edit | View' actions.


  • Choose where to display IDs:

    • in a new 'ID' column
    • under each row title beside the 'Edit | Quick Edit | View' actions
  • Reveal IDs in the following lists:

    • posts
    • pages
    • categories
    • tags
    • comments
    • custom post types
    • custom taxonomies
    • users
    • media

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Author Echo Plugins
Contributors echoplugins
Tags admin, category, custom post type id, display id, hidden, id, page, plugin, Post, reveal, show id, Taxonomy
  1. echo-show-ids screenshot 1

    Page IDs shown in a new 'ID' column

  2. echo-show-ids screenshot 2

    Post ID shown in 'action' row underneath a title

  3. echo-show-ids screenshot 3

    The plugin features settings

You can install the 'Show IDs by Echo plugins' from your WordPress Dashboard or manually upload it through FTP.

OPTION 1: Install Plugin from WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to Plugins -> Add New.
  2. Search for 'Show IDs by Echo Plugins' and install the plugin.
  3. Activate the plugin in the Plugins menu.
  4. Optional step: Go to Settings -> Show IDs to change where IDs will show.

OPTION 2: Manually Upload Plugin Files

  1. Download the plugin file from the plugin page:
  2. Unzip the file
  3. Upload the 'show-ids' folder to your '/wp-content/plugins' directory (do not rename the folder)
  4. Optional: Go to Settings -> Show IDs to change where IDs will show.

1.0.0, Sept 23, 2016

  • Initial release

Where can I submit question or support request?

Submit your inquiries here.

Does this plugin work for Posts, Pages, Categories, Custom Post Types and Taxonomies, Comments, Tags, Users or Media?

Yes, the plugin shows IDs for all these types in the WordPress admin section.

Version 1.0.0

Requires WordPress version: 3.9 or higher

Compatible up to: 4.7.2

Last Updated 22 Dec 2016

Date Added: 23 Sep 2016

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