How to Remove Personal Options section from Profile Page

How to Remove Personal Options section from Profile Page

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In this article, we’ll be discussing How to remove personal options section from WordPress Page. The below function removes fields on the Profile page of the WordPress dashboard.

Remove Personal Options Section


// Remove fields from Admin profile page
function wordpress_remove_user_personal_options($personal_options) {
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<h2>' . __("Personal Options") . '</h2>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Personal Options" title
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<h2>' . __("Name") . '</h2>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Name" title
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<h2>' . __("Contact Info") . '</h2>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Contact Info" title
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<h2>' . __("About Yourself") . '</h2>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "About Yourself" title
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<tr class="user-rich-editing-wrap(.*?)</tr>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Visual Editor" field
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<tr class="user-comment-shortcuts-wrap(.*?)</tr>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Keyboard Shortcuts"
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<tr class="user-display-name-wrap(.*?)</tr>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Display name publicly as" field
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<tr class="user-url-wrap(.*?)</tr>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Website" field
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<tr class="user-profile-picture(.*?)</tr>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Profile Picture" field
 $personal_options = preg_replace('#<tr class="user-description-wrap(.*?)</tr>#s', '', $personal_options, 1); // Remove the "Biographical Info" field
 return $personal_options;
function wordpress_profile_subject_start() {
function wordpress_profile_subject_end() {
// Hooks.
add_action('admin_head', 'wordpress_profile_subject_start');
add_action('admin_footer', 'wordpress_profile_subject_end');

Before Removing Profile Options: 

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After Removing Profile Options: 

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I Himani Bhardwaj founder of Plugins Reviews and also a Professional Developer. I'm a Passionate self-made Girl and plays an active role in the activities of WordPress Plugin Reviews I have also attended Chandigarh WordPress Meetup Sessions. I run an online website geared to help those who wants to Know about WordPress Topmost Plugins, Themes and also who wants to learn about PHP Concepts

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  1. Thanks for this … If you want to remove the “Admin Color Scheme” section you can do this:

    remove_action('admin_color_scheme_picker', 'admin_color_scheme_picker');

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