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Fixed Widget Area


  1. This plugin fixes admin sidebar widget area while admin can drag widget easily to respective area without moving up and down.
  2. If sidebar widget area height increases window height,then fixed property of widget area get removed and it allows now to scroll and add widgets in bottom area.
  3. It freezes the right side widget area for easy installation of dragged widgets.
  4. It is easy to activate this widget.


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  1. Copy the entire /fixed-widget-area/ directory into your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin.
  3. Check your widgets page in admin.


1.Is this plugin prepared for multisites? – Yes.


January 11, 2022
i couldnt even find the plugin in my dashboard. After the update, Wordpress has changed the Widget area, and it is useless to use this plugin now.
May 1, 2021
This is a must-have plugin for anyone that likes to reduce the amount of scrolling in the WordPress widgets area.
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  • First release.


  • Minor bug fixing for different theme support.


  • Compatibility with WordPress version 5.3.


  • Compatibility with WordPress version 5.5.


  • Compatibility with WordPress version 5.7.