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  • hey @sKuijers, this is exactly the question I’ve been trying to answer for a few hours! Have you made any progress?

    Based on what I know at this point, my approach is to

    1. Register my field groups.

    2. Before rendering my settings page call


    3. Add a tag in my settings page template that renders the field.

    The main conceptual block I’ve run into is how I should pass the “location” params in the register_field_group() call so it reference my settings page. The plugin slug I’m using is “es_awp” (i.e. the settings URL is `’ so I figured I could do something like this (not sure it works):

        'location' => array (
          array (
            array (
              'param' => 'page',
              'operator' => '==',
              'value' => 'es_awp',
              'order_no' => 0,
              'group_no' => 0,

    I’d love to hear your approach and see any code examples if you have. I’ll be sure to post my code if I figure it out too.

    Thanks in advance for any help!