WordPress hook directory
category_save_pre

Warning! This hook has been renamed!

As of WP version 2.3, this hook has been renamed to {$field_no_prefix}_save_pre.

Description

Applied to post category comma-separated list prior to saving it in the database (also used for attachments).

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WordPress version history for category_save_pre

This database has information for all major versions from WP 1.2.1 through 5.1.

Version File Line Type
1.5.2 wp-admin/post.php 40 View in context filter
2.0 wp-includes/functions-post.php 29 View in context filter
2.0 wp-includes/functions-post.php 225 View in context filter
2.0.11 wp-includes/functions-post.php 30 View in context filter
2.0.11 wp-includes/functions-post.php 228 View in context filter
2.1 wp-includes/post.php 509 View in context filter
2.1 wp-includes/post.php 1225 View in context filter
2.2 wp-includes/post.php 509 View in context filter
2.2 wp-includes/post.php 1231 View in context filter
2.3 Renamed. See {$field_no_prefix}_save_pre

Related Hooks

We find related hooks using word stems. category_save_pre has 2 significant word stem(s): category, save. Note that some of the hooks below may not appear in all versions of WP.