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is_admin ›

Since1.5.1
Deprecatedn/a
is_admin ( No parameters )
Returns:
  • (bool) True if inside WordPress administration interface, false otherwise.
Defined at:
Codex:

Determines whether the current request is for an administrative interface page.

Does not check if the user is an administrator; use current_user_can() for checking roles and capabilities.

For more information on this and similar theme functions, check out the {@link https://developer.wordpress.org/themes/basics/conditional-tags/ Conditional Tags} article in the Theme Developer Handbook.



Source

function is_admin() {
	if ( isset( $GLOBALS['current_screen'] ) ) {
		return $GLOBALS['current_screen']->in_admin();
	} elseif ( defined( 'WP_ADMIN' ) ) {
		return WP_ADMIN;
	}

	return false;
}