How to Change Version in WP-Admin Footer

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Are you looking for a way to change WordPress version in wp-admin footer? It’s helpful when you have multiple members visiting your site and you don’t want to show the WordPress version. While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to change version in wp-admin in WordPress.


All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s functions.php file or in a site-specific plugin:

function change_footer_version() {
  return 'Version 1.0.0';
add_filter( 'update_footer', 'change_footer_version', 9999 );

Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly add code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.

If you liked this code snippet, please consider checking out our other articles on the site like: 15 best content marketing tools and how to create a donation form in WordPress.

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