How to Disable WPForms Dashboard Widget

Overview

Would you like to disable the dashboard widget in WPForms? If you don’t wish to have this widget seen, there are a couple of ways to do this. This tutorial will show you a couple of ways on how to disable the dashboard widget.

The WPForms dashboard widget is displayed, by default, in the WordPress admin area underĀ Dashboard » Home.

WPForms Dashboard Widget

Implementation Options

There are two options to hide the WPForms dashboard widget:

Disabling through Screen Options

In the Dashboard area, click on the Screen Options tab and unselect the checkbox labeled WPForms.

Disable dashboard widget through Screen Options

Disabling through PHP code snippet

Alternatively you can also hide the dashboard widget by adding this custom PHP snippet to your site.

/**
 * Hides WPForms dashboard widget in WordPress admin
 *
 * @link https://wpforms.com/developers/how-to-disable-wpforms-dashboard-widget/
 *
 */
add_filter( 'wpforms_admin_dashboardwidget', '__return_false' );

And that’s it! You’ve now successfully disabled the widget in WPForms. Would you like to also disable the email suggestion? Take a look at our helpful article on How to Disable the Email Suggestion on the Email Form Field.