do_action( 'admin_enqueue_scripts', string $hook_suffix )

Enqueue scripts for all admin pages.

Description Description

Parameters Parameters


(string) The current admin page.

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File: wp-admin/admin-header.php

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Version Description
2.8.0 Introduced.

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    Contributed by Drew Jaynes

    Enqueue a custom stylesheet in the admin

    Sometimes you want to load a set of CSS and/or Javascript documents to all admin pages. You can do this from within your plugin or from your themes function file:

     * Register and enqueue a custom stylesheet in the WordPress admin.
    function wpdocs_enqueue_custom_admin_style() {
            wp_register_style( 'custom_wp_admin_css', get_template_directory_uri() . '/admin-style.css', false, '1.0.0' );
            wp_enqueue_style( 'custom_wp_admin_css' );
    add_action( 'admin_enqueue_scripts', 'wpdocs_enqueue_custom_admin_style' );
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    Contributed by Drew Jaynes

    Selectively enqueue a script in the admin

    The admin_enqueue_scripts action hook can also be used to target a specific admin page. In this example we are loading a javascript file in the head section of edit.php.

     * Enqueue a script in the WordPress admin, excluding edit.php.
     * @param int $hook Hook suffix for the current admin page.
    function wpdocs_selectively_enqueue_admin_script( $hook ) {
        if ( 'edit.php' != $hook ) {
        wp_enqueue_script( 'my_custom_script', plugin_dir_url( __FILE__ ) . 'myscript.js', array(), '1.0' );
    add_action( 'admin_enqueue_scripts', 'wpdocs_selectively_enqueue_admin_script' );

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