do_action( “{$page_hook}” )

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Used to call the registered callback for a plugin screen.


This hook uses a dynamic hook name, $page_hook, which refers to a mixture of plugin page information including:

  1. The page type. If the plugin page is registered as a submenu page, such as for Settings, the page type would be ‘settings’. Otherwise the type is ‘toplevel’.
  2. A separator of ‘_page_’.
  3. The plugin basename minus the file extension.

Together, the three parts form the $page_hook. Citing the example above, the hook name used would be ‘settings_page_pluginbasename’.

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do_action( $page_hook );



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