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I'm working on a setup for which I need general users to be able to edit a specific list of pages, but not create any new ones.

Looking through the Codex, I don't see anything that will come close to this desired functionality, but I thought I might be looking through it.

Failing a pre-set, I started looking into Advanced Access Manager, but it was not immediately obvious to me if it would do what I need. Anyone with experience with this plugin have any idea where to begin?

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I would also check out wordpress.org/extend/plugins/user-role-editor –  Rezen Nov 30 '12 at 4:17
    
Also check out wordpress.org/extend/plugins/members –  bungeshea Dec 2 '12 at 3:58
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In WordPress 3.5 there will be a new capability create_posts. You could create a new user role or change the role editor and remove that capability for this role.

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Fantastic! Just checked and it looks like I only have to wait a couple of days for this to come out! –  Dan Dec 1 '12 at 18:09
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You could also try the Beta Tester plugin on a test installation and try it right now. :) –  toscho Dec 1 '12 at 18:13
    
Awesome! I'll start digging into this when I'm back at work. –  Dan Dec 1 '12 at 18:14
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