settings_fields( string $option_group )

Outputs nonce, action, and option_page fields for a settings page.


$option_group string Required
A settings group name. This should match the group name used in register_setting() .
More Arguments from register_setting( ... $option_group ) A settings group name. Should correspond to an allowed option key name.
Default allowed option key names include 'general', 'discussion', 'media', 'reading', 'writing', and 'options'.

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File: wp-admin/includes/plugin.php. View all references

function settings_fields( $option_group ) {
	echo "<input type='hidden' name='option_page' value='" . esc_attr( $option_group ) . "' />";
	echo '<input type="hidden" name="action" value="update" />';
	wp_nonce_field( "$option_group-options" );

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Version Description
2.7.0 Introduced.

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