Hey.. sorry for the late reply. I guessed you might know where to put the code because your original question had a function in it. My apologies. It could go in either a custom plugin or in your theme’s functions file as you figured out. I like to use a custom plugin, that way… if ever switching themes… my functions remain. A great way to kick off a new plugin is to use a free plugin called Pluginception. It makes it very very simple to get started… within seconds in fact.
As for your other statement… it looks like a user setting may be in future plans, just hasn’t found its way into the graphical interface yet. I can’t confirm that though. I’m happy though that you were able to find a reasonable workaround.
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