7 Ways to Disable Update Notifications and Maintenance Nags in WordPress For all WordPress users when the update notification is displayed on the dashboard of WordPress , WordPress version if there are any updates available for installation , as shown in Figure is really annoying . The notification will not be clear until the WordPress upgrade to the latest version. Similarly, for plugins and themes installed update notification is displayed in the background WordPress , plugins and themes pages . In fact, it is good to know that an update is available , but on behalf of other people who maintain multiple installations of WordPress administrator ( such as a client ) may not want to theme update notification displays a user of these devices , disable this notice becomes necessary. In this article , I will show how to disable the core WordPress updates and notifications for plugins and themes .

This scenario is also very important in case of WordPress Multisite (Network) installation where Super Admin can disable the notifications for individual site’s administrators as well.

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Such nags are displayed to the admin & all website users who log-in to user dashboard.

In this article you will find some simple tricks available to disable the update notifications & other nags in WordPress.

Disable Update WordPress nags with Plugin’s and Theme’s Update Notifications :

1. To Disable Update WordPress nag :

Insert the following code to the functions.php file of your active theme. It will remove the WordPress update nag e.g. WordPress 3.9.1 is available! Please update now, from the all users dashboard, admin dashboard & from Updates page as well.

add_action('after_setup_theme','remove_core_updates');
function remove_core_updates()
{
 if(! current_user_can('update_core')){return;}
 add_action('init', create_function('$a',"remove_action( 'init', 'wp_version_check' );"),2);
 add_filter('pre_option_update_core','__return_null');
 add_filter('pre_site_transient_update_core','__return_null');
}

2. To Disable Plugin Update Notifications :

Insert the following code to the functions.php file of your active theme. It will remove the update notifications of all the installed plugins.

remove_action('load-update-core.php','wp_update_plugins');
add_filter('pre_site_transient_update_plugins','__return_null');

 

3. To Disable all the Nags & Notifications :

Place the following code in the functions.php file of the theme . This code will disable all notifications on plugins, themes and WordPress is completely updated .

function remove_core_updates(){
global $wp_version;return(object) array('last_checked'=> time(),'version_checked'=> $wp_version,);
}
add_filter('pre_site_transient_update_core','remove_core_updates');
add_filter('pre_site_transient_update_plugins','remove_core_updates');
add_filter('pre_site_transient_update_themes','remove_core_updates');

In addition to these there are some codes available WordPress plug-in to disable the update notification WordPress & heart :

If you install and enable the plug-ins , you have to keep yourself updated with the latest version of your WordPress active , plug-ins and themes so that your blog or website will not be vulnerable to security breaches or performance issues. Just off the time and update their own plug-ins in the short term .

WordPress plugins to Disable Update WordPress nags with Plugin’s and Theme’s Update Notifications :

4. Disable All WordPress Updates :

This plugin will disable all the update notifications of all the plugins & themes installed on your WordPress. It will also disable the WordPress update nag e.g. WordPress 3.9.1 is available! Please update now, from the all users & admin dashboard including cronjobs, and prevents any notifications from being displayed. It will remove all the update notifications from the Plugins page, dashboard & Updates page

5. Disable WordPress Core Updates :

This plugin prevents WordPress core of checks for updates , and prevents any notifications are displayed in the management area. With this will help get rid of that is the information center under WordPress plugin updated to heart . It deletes all the updates from the update notification page , as well.

6. Disable WordPress Plugin Updates :

The plugin prevents WordPress from checking for plugin updates, and prevents any notifications from being displayed on the Plugins page, dashboard & Updates page.

7. Disable WordPress Theme Updates :

The plugin prevents WordPress from checking for plugin updates, and prevents any notifications from being displayed on the Theme page, dashboard & Updates page.

I hope with the help of this article you will surely be able to Disable Update WordPress nags with Plugin’s and Theme’s Update Notifications appearing on your WordPress dashboard. If you have any query or suggestion regarding the same, do share with us.

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