Function: wp_update_category

wp_update_category( array $catarr )

Aliases wp_insert_category() with minimal args.

Shortcut: wuc

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If you want to update only some fields of an existing category, call this function with only the new values set inside $catarr.


Name Type(s) Default Value Description
$catarr array

The 'cat_ID' value is required. All other keys are optional.


integer | boolean

The ID number of the new or updated Category on success. Zero or FALSE on failure.

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