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How to order your custom post type edit screen by ‘menu order’

September 30th, 2011

The problem

If you’ve created a custom post type, and enabled the post_attributes meta box, to allow users to adjust the ordering of the posts within your post type, you may expect the WordPress Admin Edit screen to list the posts by the menu order you’ve set, as per the Edit Pages screen.

However, instead, it continues to display the menu items by date order, with most recent first.

How do you order your post type Edit screen?

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