Setting Up Wp Event Manager

Setting up WP Event Manager

Admin-> Event Listings -> Settings is a page where you can configure the plugin.You will see a tabbed interface indicating accessible settings:

 

Event Listings Settings
Event Listings Settings

 

The event listings tab includes the following settings:

  • Listings Per Page – When using the [events] shortcode.How many listings should be shown per page by default?.
  • Cancelled Events – If enabled, cancelled events will be hidden from archives.
  • Expired Listings – If enabled, the content within expired listings will be hidden. Otherwise, expired listings will be displayed as normal (without the event registration area).
  • Categories – Choose whether to enable categories. Categories must be setup by an admin to allow users to choose them during submission.
  • Event Types – Choose whether to enable event types. event types must be setup by an admin to allow users to choose them during submission.
  • Ticket prices – Choose whether to enable ticket prices. Ticket prices must be setup by an admin to allow users to choose them during submission.
  • Multi-select Categories – If enabled, the category select box will default to a multi select on the [events] shortcode.
  • Multi-select Event Types – If enabled, the event type select box will default to a multi select on the [events] shortcode.
  • Category Filter Type – If enabled, the category select box will default to a multi select on the [events] shortcode.
  • Event Type Filter – If enabled, the event type select box will default to a multi select on the [events] shortcode.

 

Event Submission Settings

 

Event Submission Settings

 

The event submission tab includes the following options for the event submission process in WP Event Manager:

  • Account Required – If disabled, non-logged in users will be able to submit listings without creating an account.
  • Account Creation – If enabled, non-logged in users will be able to create an account by entering their email address on the submission form.
  • Account Username – If enabled, a username will be generated from the first part of the user email address. Otherwise, a username field will be shown.
  • Account Role – If you enable registration on your submission form, choose a role for the new user.
  • Moderate New Listings – If enabled, new submissions will be inactive, pending admin approval.
  • Allow Pending Edits – If enabled, submissions awaiting admin approval can be edited by the user.
  • Delete Expired listings – If enabled, expired listings will automatically deleted after 30 days.
  • Listing Expire – You can set event submission expiry time either event end date or specific days.

 

Pages Settings

 

Pages Settings

 

The pages tab includes the following settings:

  • Submit Event Form Page – Select the page where you have placed the [submit_event_form] shortcode. This lets the plugin know where the form is located.
  • Event Dashboard Page – Select the page where you have placed the [event_dashboard] shortcode. This lets the plugin know where the dashboard is located.
  • Event Listings Page – Select the page where you have placed the [events] shortcode. This lets the plugin know where the event listings page is located.