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How to disable sidebar only in bbPress and not WordPress?

I am trying to integrate bbPress with WordPress, and the only thing in my way (for now) is the sidebar. How do I disable sidebar in bbPress? I know that one way is to manually remove or comment out ...
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How to add more fields to bbPress registration form

How can I add one or more extra fields to the registration form in bbpress 2.0.2? I want to add a textarea where prospective users can write their reason for joining the forum.
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what is the topic-view page's name? in bbpress

I'd like to seperate the "write a New Topic" page by a button. but, I cannot find the "view topic"'s file. where is it? I found the write form.(form-topic.php)
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How do I Create Forums with bbpress Plugin that can only be Viewed by Logged in Users

I'm trying to configure forums using the bbpress plugin that can only be viewed by logged in users. I attempted creating them as private but found that sub-forums don't show up on my root /forums ...
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bbpress plugin moderation

I am using the bbpress wordpress plugin for the first time and I can't see any settings for moderation. Does bbpress have moderation built in? I did a search for any moderation plugins but only found ...
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BBPress private topics by default

I'm using the BBPress plugin for WordPress and also the Members plugin. Does anyone know of an easy way to make Topics for members only by default? I know the Gravity Forms forum does this but I do ...
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bbpress plug-ins and buddypress [closed]

Is it possible to use the standalone bbpress plug-ins with a buddypress site - using bbpress forums site-wide and disabling the buddypress forums. I need to add moderation. I have decided not to use ...
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How do I to override login redirect on specific pages?

Description: I'm using a WordPress plugin that applies specific redirects after logging in based on users and roles. The problem: I'm using a sidebar widget to allow users to log in on blog and ...
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how to use custom post types collectively integrated with each other

i will star with some back ground and my goal before i gt to the point i am trying to make a anime viewing website using wordpress like www.watchanimeon.com and www.animedreaming.tv i tried a ...
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How to edit posts with the new wp_editor api?

I am using bbPress 2x and modified the plugin to use the new wp_editor in place of the textarea for adding new topics and replies. This part works beautifully. Where I am stuck is when a person ...
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How to keep plugin translates after updates?

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/bbpress/ bbpress' language folder ( wp-content/plugins/bbpress/bbp-languages ) have that warning: /** * Do not put custom translations here. They will be deleted ...
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BBCode & BBPress 2.0? [closed]

I've been trying to get bbcode working in BBPress content, using various plugins. I'm running WP (3.2.1), BuddyPress Plugin (1.2.10) and BBPress 2.0-rc-5. I've got bbcode working in wp posts and ...
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How to get the post id (of the parent custom custom type) in a loop inside a widget?

Below there is a widget with a Wordpress loop inside. It works as expected. The only problem is this part: 'post_parent' => $post->ID, The widget is not getting the post->ID of the parent ...
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Can't place two custom post types into the Wordpress search query?

I placed the following code into my functions.php file: function filter_search($query) { if ($query->is_search) { $query->set('post_type', array('topic', 'reply')); }; return ...
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bbPress plugin - How do I add a forum description?

This might be a total dummy question, but I have no idea where to enter the forum description with bbpress. I see it on plenty of other bbPress-powered forums, and the plugin is inserting <div ...
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How to Detect if I am on a bbpress 'plugin' page?

How can I check if I am on a forum page or forum post inside my theme. I am using the bbpress plugin (not standalone bbpress). There should be some conditional like is_bbpress() or something?
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What is best forum script available to integrate with wordpress?

Ok i have a wordpress site network. I would like to setup a support forum for my site. But i don't want users to signup in different pages. I mean i want my users to use the same wordpress login ...
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how to redirect to a custom password retrieval page

I have a new site and I'm using bbpress beta-3 with it, I've created custom login/register/lost-password pages with the custom templates supplied with bbpress and I can't seem to find the ...
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BuddyPress/bbpress: There was an error when creating the topic

When trying to create a new topic in a BuddyPress installation with integrated bbpress, I keep getting the "There was an error when creating the topic" error message. I've tried the following list of ...
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Any Good WordPress Themes Compatible With The BBPress Plugin? [closed]

Does anyone know of any good wordpress themes that are compatible with the bbpress plugin? I'm looking for something with a good layout, preferably a magazine/news type theme. Thanks :)
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How to write an if statement which reads: 'if is this custom post type or a child of it do the following'?

Basically, I would like to activate a CSS class only if the current page is a certain custom post type (e.g. ?bbp_forum=technology) or if the current page is a child of that custom post type. EDIT: ...
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Error while excluding a post from another loop (using its ID)

I'm trying to get the ID of a post in the first loop (using <?php $postid = get_the_ID(); ?> ) and use it in a variable ($postid) to exclude that very post from a second loop (using ...
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It is possible to encounter horrible bugs if I place a main loop that uses `query_posts` right above the main bbPress loop?

This is the code: <?php get_template_part( 'pagination', 'bbp_replies' ); ?> <?php query_posts('gdsr_sort=thumbs&post_type=bbp_reply&posts_per_page=2'); ...
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Query for bbPress replies to current topic?

I'm using bbPress. I'm in a single page of the custom post type bbp_topic. As you can imagine this custom post type stores another custom post type called bbp_reply. I'm using the following query to ...
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Conditional if statement ($post->ID == get_the_ID) not working

The following code should read: If the current custom post type (bbp_forum), is the one being displayed, assign the class 'current' to its respective <li> tag. But for some reason the class ...
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How to make the following loop break/stop when it reaches 2 posts (custom post types called Topics)?

This is the topic loop of the bbPress plugin. How can I make it stop when it reaches two posts? (Topics custom post types)? <?php /** * Topics Loop * * @package bbPress * @subpackage Theme ...
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Suggestions to prepare a site which is 90% based on a plugin that's still on beta stage?

I want to make a forum site which uses the bbPress plugin for Wordpress (it turns Wordpress into a forum platform). The forums say that the beta plugin shouldn't be used in production. I want to get ...
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How to create a custom nested loop in bbPress (Wordpress + bbPress plugin)

This is how you do it for Wordpress posts: $my_query = new WP_Query( "cat=3" ); if ( $my_query->have_posts() ) { while ( $my_query->have_posts() ) { ...
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How to show recents topics below the forum's title (Wordpress + bbPress plugin)?

I'm not very familiar with the bbPress plugin. I would like to list two or three recent topics below the title of the forum (as well as the number of their replies): This is loop-bbp_forums.php: ...
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How to add 'Views' in the forums page of bbPress (plugin)?

I thought 'Views" was a pretty common item in a forum table. Is there a way of enabling this or adding it to Wordpress + the bbpress plugin?
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WordPress and bbPress Login conflicts?

For some reason, if I log into my WordPress dashboard, I get logged out of my bbPress forum. When I log into my bbPress forum, I get logged out of WordPress. I followed all of the instructions ...
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bbPress or WordPress + forum plugin?

I've been using bbPress for a while and I've noticed some bugs in my fresh installs. This makes me wonder if I should consider to just use WordPress with a forum plugin. Any experience building a ...
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Seamless integration between WordPress and BBpress

I have a WordPress site at domain.com and a BBPress install at domain.com/subfolder the wp site has a menu item that goes to the forums, and I'd like the header to be the same between the two, so that ...