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Toolbar Extras for MainWP Dashboard – Manage WordPress Websites Even Faster

Contributors: daveshine, deckerweb, wpautobahn, toolbarextras
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Tags: toolbar, adminbar, admin bar, mainwp, manage multiple sites, websites, links, settings, usability, deckerweb, ddwtoolbar
Requires at least: 4.7
Tested up to: 5.2
Requires PHP: 5.6
Stable tag: 1.1.0
License: GPL-2.0-or-later
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Managing Websites with MainWP? Your work will get easier & faster with this Toolbar Extras Add-On. Extension support baked right in.


🚀 Quick Access to Your Website Management with MainWP Dashboard directly from your Toolbar. Use the components you want and be faster with your daily or weekly tasks in MainWP.
This smart WordPress plugin just adds missed and very useful admin links for MainWP Dashboard to your Toolbar / Admin Bar. Save mouse travel and scrolling time. Access updates tasks, your Child Websites, settings and extensions way easier and faster from this one central hub at the top of your Dashboard installation.

original video link by plugin developer David Decker
Long version video (full walkthrough) // Install & setup video
I use this Add-On for more than a half year already and it feels totally natural for MainWP. Now I am more focused, faster with my daily tasks and it is customized all the way I wanted it. Since I am using this MainWP Add-On for Toolbar Extras, I am more than happy and have never looked back! 😉 — says David Decker, plugin developer
ℹ️ Essential: Toolbar Extras for MainWP Dashboard is an Add-On plugin, it requires the base plugin “Toolbar Extras”.
ℹ️ Important: “MainWP Dashboard” is a free plugin for WordPress by MainWP.
ℹ️ Disclaimer: Toolbar Extras for MainWP is an independent free plugin by David Decker from DECKERWEB. It does not represent MainWP.

♥️ Features – What the Plugin Does

  • Now fully compatible to MainWP 4.0 or higher — and also for 3.5.x still!
  • Bring up to 11 MainWP Components into your Toolbar
  • Start Child Websites synchronizing from Toolbar (when on MainWP pages)
  • Start “Update All” from Toolbar (when on MainWP pages)
  • Quick Jump links for settings, features, extensions
  • Deactivate MainWP admin menu (left) – no longer needed 😃
  • Deactivate MainWP footer bar (bottom) no longer needed 😃
  • Up to 58 Add-On settings for customizing the experience (components, features, icon, position, label, etc.)
  • Extensions directly integrated where possible and useful (only when Extension is active, of course) – extensions list see below
  • Resources – deep links to MainWP knowledge base; also for Extensions
  • Filter for MainWP plugins/extensions on WordPress’ Plugins page
  • Additional MainWP Admin Menu & Submenu items (Toolbar, Plugins filter, Site Health, Debug Info, Activity Log) – for WordPress Admin Menu, plus optional MainWP branded admin menu
  • Subtle styling tweaks in Updates modal for better overview 😃

👍 More Benefits

  • Non-bloated, already familiar interface (the WP Toolbar)
  • Customizeable: Only display the components you need
  • You can disable the additional MainWP left-hand menu, and their footer area – now all resources are accessable via the Toolbar
  • Get more focused, save mouse travel and scrolling time, be more productive!
  • Get your website maintenance work done even faster – let the Toolbar work for you!
  • Any items are only loaded if needed
  • Fully internationalized and translateable

🔌 Supported/ Integrated free MainWP Extensions

  • Advanced Uptime Monitor (free, by MainWP) – check Child Site uptime
  • Vulnerability Checker (free, by MainWP) – scan Child Sites
  • Clean And Lock (free, by MainWP) – lock down your MainWP Dashboard install for the public (highly recommended!)
  • BackWPup (free, by MainWP) – great backup integration
  • UpdraftPlus (free, by MainWP) – great backup integration
  • BackUpWordPress (free, by MainWP) – great backup integration
  • Sucuri (free, by MainWP) – security & malware scanner
  • Activity Log for MainWP (free, by WP White Security) – activity logs for Child Sites and Dashboard install
  • WP Compress (free, WP Compress) – image optimization
  • WP Fix It Extension (free, by WP Fix It/ MainWP) – support/maintenance service
  • already via Toolbar Extras base plugin: MainWP Child (free, by MainWP)
  • already via Toolbar Extras base plugin: MainWP Child Reports (free, by MainWP)

🔌 Supported/ Integrated Premium MainWP Extensions

  • All below are paid premium extensions made by MainWP!
  • BackupBuddy – great backup integration for “BackupBuddy” (premium as well)
  • Branding – branding/ white label solution for MainWP
  • Broken Links Checker – check Child Sites links
  • Client Reports – client reports for your Child Sites
  • Clone – clone certain Child Sites
  • Code Snippets – central code snippets for Child Sites
  • Comments – central comment moderation for Child Sites
  • Favorites – manage favorites
  • File Uploader – central file upload for Child…