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get_posts() not working in functions.php

If I use the following function in any theme template, it works as expected. However when trying to use it within an AJAX function in my functions.php, it returns empty. $args = array ( ...
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bbPress - select a topic reply as “answer”

Folks! I have a good knowledge of Wordpress, and currently I started to use BuddyPress / bbPress to build a project. One of the goals of the project is to set a "question and answer" section at each ...
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How to prevent spam users registering even with registration disabled

I have Wordpress Multisite with bbPress. I've disabled new user registration from network settings but I still seem to get new registrations regardless. I've read that bbPress is most likely the ...
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Assigning multiple or additional capabilities to specific users or how to create additional roles like bbpress roles?

even though I think I understand the hierarchy of roles in WordPress, I never really bothered creating my own user roles or custom capabilities. What I need to achieve is to assign a few capabilities ...
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How to add description over forum list on bbpress root page

I have few forums added for bbpress and when displaing root page I have them listed. Now I want to add some description at the top to provide some intoruction to visitors. Does anyone know how to do ...
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How to completely hide a Wordpress/BuddyPress Install? [closed]

I want to make a bbPress application hide the fact that it is WordPress or bbPress for that matter. Please do not get me wrong. I am very proud of WordPress however I just do not want to make it easy ...
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How can I check if on specific plugin generated page or child

I am writing a function to force a redirect when accessing a certain page. I have done similar things using code like if ( is_main_query() && ( ...
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bbPress - Post count increases after every edit

I’ve installed bbPress 2.4 recently and I’ve noticed that each time I edit a post, my post count increases. Is there a way to stop that from happening? Thanks. P.S. Is it normal for this to ...
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BBPress Search results in Wordpress search

I want to display in Wordpress search results page - 10 or less found results from BBPress (plugin) forums. I know that BBPress use custom post types (forum, topic, reply) but I don't know how to do ...
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WPDB SQL query with prepare() returning variable, not db value

I have been trying to get this to work for awhile now and I cannot seem to get any farther on my own. It seems to work fine as a normal SQL query but not within the WP framework using prepare(). ...
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Spammers are bypassing BuddyPress registration form [closed]

When people legitimately register as members on my BuddyPress site: http://www.holistichealthforall.com/community/register/ their Site Role becomes "Subscriber" and their Forum Role becomes ...
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How do I determine if the user who registered is not spam?

I've recently set up a forum on my site with the bbpress-plugin. Now a user has registered on the site but the email-adress looks suspicious to me. How can I determine if the user is real? Is there a ...
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How to remove br and p tags from bbPress

bbPress is giving me a headache trying to figure out how to remove <br> and <p> tags from existing post in the database after an import. I have tried editing "formatting.php" but with no ...
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How to use the bbPress import tool

I have used example.php to create a custom importer for Social Engine 3 to bbPress Forums but I don't seem to be having any success using it. What am I doing wrong? I enter server ip, name, port, ...
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How to get bbpress sticky topics

I want to get bbpress sticky topics using query like this: $sticky = get_option('sticky_posts'); rsort( $sticky ); $sticky = array_slice( $sticky, 0, 2); query_posts( array( ...
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Wordpress editor, change code wrap (bbpress?)

I am developing a theme and using jquery prettify to style code tags. Sofar I love prettify, and for the most part wordpress is cooperating. When text is wrapped in <code> tags everything ...
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Why does deactivating a plugin cause error: “You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page”?

We recently deactivated the bbPress plugin because we don't use it anymore. Immediately following that, no admin users can get into the dashboard without hitting the infamous: "You do not have ...
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bbpress Not Showing: How to troubleshoot?

BBPress isn't showing on the front-end in a custom theme I've built and I can't figure it out. I activated TwentyTwelve and it shows, so I know it's not a plugin. I also cleared out functions.php ...
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Plugin to create Posts and Forums then choose category and parent forum

I need to create a plugin for a customer that will help him create posts and forums and place them in a category and choose if it's a parent or a child forum. Just created a GitHub Repo for my files ...
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BBPress AJAX problem

I am using version 2.1.3 and I need ajax function in user profile. Problem is that ajax is running fine when the user is "ADMIN" or user with ID 1(my guesses). When I want to use ajax with another ...
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Where To Find bb_profile_data(); In bbPress?

I posted this same question on WP Forum, but it's completely dead. So, there is a great tutorial in this blog about showing post count in bbPress at this link. According to that article, to show ...
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Need to block user role from accessing bbPress all together

I've been looking at some options and I haven't seen a full solution to what I need. I need to block certain user_roles from accessing bbPress all together and from seeing the link to the page. Any ...
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How to output topics and replies in bbpress as table?

I need to output the bbpress topic and reply loop in a table format. I'm having trouble finding how one might do this Are there any suggestions on how one might do this? Can this be done using ...
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Setup login/register buttons for bbPress?

I installed bbPress and for the most part it was a fairly simple setup. I just had to activate the plugin and the forums showed up automatically on /forums. One thing I wasn't sure about (and I did ...
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Wordpress -> If Is Role Subscriber Show Image?

So here's the deal..I have Wordpress + bbPress integrated with a membership software (aMember). On my bbPress forums, under people's username i want to show the Wordpress roles (Not bbpress roles) of ...
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BbPress Register Page in Breadcrumbs

For some reason, the Forums Register page in bbpress plugin is appearing in the breadcrumb, take a look: http://putonthestand.com/forums/topic/let-the-dead-bury-the-dead/
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pre_get_posts and BBPress in Swagger Theme

In the theme I'm using there is a custom.php file where the following code issues a pre_get_post function which adds the custom post types to the original query object. I've learned that you cannot ...
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Loading bbPress CSS file only on forum directory

I added bbpress forum pluggin in my site to handle discussions, forum or comments. The bbPress CSS file is added to every page of my blog. Now, I want to load it only on forum directory to consider ...
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bbPress: How to set conditional for specific user -or- user role, to be displayed in user profile

I've been trying to set a conditional for specific users (e.g. http://www.mywebsite.org/forum/users/john/) to display a custom "Contributor" graphic within their user profiles. The graphic would be ...
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How to change role titles in Bbpress?

Default role titles in BBpress are "Keymaster" and "Participant". I want to change them. I tried the solutions in this page but they didn't work in my bbpress. Probably, the solutions are for old ...
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Require tags for bbPress topics [closed]

I want to require my forum members to enter at least one word into the "tags"-line, when they are creating a new topic. As regards plugins and solutions, what I found so far is the WyPiekacz-plugin ...
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how to edit bbp_forum_freshness_link() format

I'm trying to find how to edit format of bbp_forum_freshness_link() function in bbpress plugin. E.g. currently it displays how many days ago there was last activity and I would like to display date. ...
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bbpress change the word forum, topic, reply in the forum to another word I choose

bbpress I would want to customize my Forum in bbpress. by changing/replacing the words that appear on the forum layout. I would like to change the words (everywhere they appear): Forum, topic, reply. ...
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Using my own user table

Quite a broad question but I was wondering if it's possible to remove user management from WordPress and let it be handled by a remote database? I have an existing user table with everything I need ...
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Is there a way to import Blogger into bbPress?

I have a blog on Blogger that I would like to turn into a bbPress forum. This is a blog that has essentially been used as a forum, so bbPress is a better solution. Unfortunately, by default bbPress ...
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How to edit bbPress template files - WordPress + BuddyPress + bbPress? [closed]

I am using BuddyPress 1.6.1, bbPress 2.1.2 and WordPress 3.4.2 I follow the guide here. In the end, I did the trick pointed out by Sarah Gooding because mywebsite.com/forums was blank right after ...
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Empty “Forums” page BuddyPress site wide forums - bbPress [closed]

The main "Forums" page where all forums are supposed to be listed is empty. What have I missed here or the combination of BuddyPress and bbPress caused this page not to work anymore? I have followed ...
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How to convert WordPress comments to bbPress replies [closed]

I have a old blog that I would like to upgrade to a blog/website with bbPress forums and would like to convert the post to topics and the comments to replies. I already created my topics and now I ...
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Change the avatar ratio in bbPress login widget

I am using bbPress on my site and have (bbPress) Login Widget on my sidebar. Is there a way to change the default image size from 40 to 80 or other number? here is the code from the core files: ...
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How to export bbPress (forums, topics, replies) and all users?

I've searched a little and I could not find a straight working answer. I want to export all users and their bbPress(2.1.2) forums, topics and replies to another fresh WordPress installation? If ...
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How to display BBpress statistics?

This seems like a fairly simple question, and I'm sure I'm overlooking something, but how does one display forum statistics (registered users, posts, etc.)? I see there is a template in the theme ...
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Creating nested forum loops in bbPress [closed]

I'm creating a customised forums front page for bbPress, by listing forums in a different way to the bbPress default. Essentially what I'm trying to do is replace the use of bbp_list_forums() with a ...
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Can't Find BBPress data in Database

I have installed BBPress in my Buddypress Based Wordpress Site. And i m unable to find any table of bbpress which contains data from the forum in my database. Where can i find it?
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Trouble installing bbpress

I'm trying to install bbpress 2.1 on wordpress 3.4.1 and I am running into some difficulties. When i try to go to /forums (which is my "Forums base" setting) I get a 404 page. I have tried resetting ...
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How can i show Cubepoints ranks/points in bbpress replies

i've been searching for a while now on how to show Cubepoints Points and Ranks in bbPress replies right below the user avatar and name... Found the template file where to show the info, tho not sure ...
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Common user login for two different wordpress installation and bbpress

I have situation, that i need common user login for Blog A Blog B bbPress I found the solution Single use login for two wordpress installation from Justin Tadlock Blog. Installing two WordPress ...
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Cant edit profile from frontend

Hope you can assist. Background: I have a multisite config. Users need to be able to update their profile from the frontend, via their profile page, which is something like, ...
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Integrate Wordpress and bbpress profiles?

I have installed bbforum plugin in my wordpress. However It has two separate profiles for the blog users and the forum users. Blog users have profiles url: /author/test/ While forum users have ...
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bbPress plugin: forum lists not showing in correct order?

I'm running Wordpress 3.3.1 and bbPress 2.1 (plugin, not standalone) my forums are are not being listed in the front page archive or forum summary pages in the correct order; I double checked many ...
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How to remove ( 0, 0 ) from forum page in bbpress [closed]

I would like to remove trailing (0, 0) from the /forums page (forums being the 'forums base') in bbpress. The site is also using buddypress and bbpress got installed as a part of 'group forums'. ...