Seeing dependencies can be helpful to know which scripts are safe to disable or to troubleshoot a conflict. You can display script dependencies in the Script Manager to see the following two attributes:
- Required by
- Depends on
In this example, you can see that dashicons is required by the
In this example, you can see that wp-util depends on
How to display script dependencies
This is off by default. To display script dependencies, follow the steps below.
Click into the Script Manager settings.
Toggle on “Display Dependencies.”
Click “Save.” Dependencies will now show underneath each script in the Script Manager that has one.