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do_action( "update_{$meta_type}_meta", $meta_id, $object_id, $meta_key, $_meta_value )
Parameters: (4)
  • (int) $meta_id ID of the metadata entry to update.
    Required: Yes
  • (int) $object_id ID of the object metadata is for.
    Required: Yes
  • (string) $meta_key Metadata key.
    Required: Yes
  • (mixed) $_meta_value Metadata value. Serialized if non-scalar.
    Required: Yes
Defined at:

Fires immediately before updating metadata of a specific type.

The dynamic portion of the hook, $meta_type, refers to the meta object type (post, comment, term, user, or any other type with an associated meta table).


do_action( "update_{$meta_type}_meta", $meta_id, $object_id, $meta_key, $_meta_value );