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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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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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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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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 ...
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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 change the text of link 'Home' in bbPress forum breadcrumb?

I just installed bbPress 2.0.2 forum plugin for WordPress, and would like to change the text of link Home to iGeek (or anything else, for that matter). So the breadcrumb Home › Community becomes ...
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How do I set up real anonymous posting in bbpress forums? [closed]

I have bbpress-post-topics plugin installed so that my comments forms are replaced by a bbpress forum topic, it's working but I would like to enable anonymous posting. Currently, as you can see ...
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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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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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Creating nested forum loops in bbPress

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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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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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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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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BBpress error wp-init

I installed bbpress with the latest wordpress version 3.8 and I receive an error: Notice: bbp_setup_current_user was called incorrectly. The current user is being initialized without using ...
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How to convert WordPress comments to bbPress replies

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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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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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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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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Multiple Backend Users as single Frontend User

Is there a good way to map multiple backend users to a single frontend user? Basically I want to do the following, we host a blog which is maintained by multiple persons, each as it's own ...
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How to find a callback attached to a bbpress hook?

bbpress has a large number of callbacks attached to various hooks. I am familiar with this feature at the wordpress level but I am unable to locate where bbpress registers a large number of these ...
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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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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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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 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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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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Arrange BBpress topics by created

The default setting in the bbpress forum topics is that the most active topic automatically gets on top (sorted by freshness). However, I wish to change this setting in descending order of topics ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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WYSIWYG editor with image upload for “Normal Users” [closed]

Can someone tell me is there a plugin doing this?(This has been asked over 6 years from bbpress.org) I have tried lots of plugins but no one does exactly what I need, 1) A WYSIWYG editor in bbpress ...
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Add custom menu item using wp_nav_menu_items filter

I have added a snippet to add a "Profile" link to my website navigation menu. My code: add_filter( 'wp_nav_menu_items', 'my_nav_menu_profile_link'); function my_nav_menu_profile_link($menu) { ...
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wp_delete_post() not working with BBpress replies

I'm trying to auto-delete all BBpress replies of a user when someone's account is banned, but the wp_delete_post is not working with replies. wp_delete_posts() returns a post object if it runs ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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(). ...