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MSD PreSelected Category


PreSelected Category is a helpful tool:

When the user is writing a new post, the term checkbox automatically checked After Save


  • Simple & Intuitive


  • MSD Settings

  • Category Chooser

  • PreSelected Category


From your WordPress dashboard

  1. Visit Plugins > Add New
  2. Search for “msd pre selected cat”
  3. Activate msd pre selected cat from your Plugins page
  4. Click on the new menu item “MSD Settings” and Select your category


How to select default category for post?
  • Click on MSD Settings on left sidebar of dashboard
  • Choose category from dropdown list and Save It.


January 15, 2019
Really simple and helpful saving time while creating new post selecting a category of my choice and the post will automatically go to that category instead of Uncategorized
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Contributors & Developers

“MSD PreSelected Category” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial working version