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How to remove unused avatar uploads in buddypress

Im seeing in my wp-content/uploads/avatars folder that there are tons of avatars from when I created test users, but changed the avatars. So, i’m assuming that even if the user changes their avatar, ...
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Rename Buddypress Profile Tab

Without using a language file, which file would I go to if I wanted to rename profile tabs? For example, instead of the tab saying "Activity" I want it to say "My Activity". Instead of "Groups" I ...
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Buddypress Fake (non-bot) Users

BuddyPress Newbie question: I have a brand new site running WP 3.3.1 and BP 1.5. Even before launch I am plagued with numerous fake users every day. I don't think they are bots, because I have a math ...
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How to re-enable admin bar with Buddypress active? (BP bar removed)

How do I force WordPress/Buddypress to use the WordPress admin bar on the frontend? I know that I can disable the BP bar with define( 'BP_DISABLE_ADMIN_BAR', true ); in the config, but the admin bar ...
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Importing users to Buddypress with custom fields

Here's the setup: The client uses a proprietary custom-coded PHP CMS and is wanting to move to WordPress with BuddyPress. The old, custom CMS has a roster functionality, which I'm using BuddyPress ...
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Can I create multiple instances of the BuddyPress Activity Stream with separate themes? [closed]

I'm trying to take advantage of BuddyPress 1.7's new theme independence to effectively create different pages and instances of the Activity Stream with different themes. I can use HeadSpace (an ...
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Buddypress: Edit activity when new blog post

I am trying to edit the activity on Buddypress (1.7 and running latest Wordpress) for when a new blog post is created. By default it displays the excerpt and shows any attached images, it also strips ...
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Conditional based on the User Role of the Current Profile the user is viewing - BuddyPress

I'm using BuddyPress and need a certain block of code to show up on user role Store Owner profiles only. I'll be putting it in member_header.php, so it's just a template file. I've been digging for a ...
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Buddypress ajax problem after adding new groups sub nav

This problem has been bugging me for couple of days. After adding a new subnav, I got the following error when trying to use the drop down groups filter: 404 Not Found – ...
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List User Comments on User Profile BuddyPress [closed]

Does anyone know if there’s a way to create an option on the BuddyPress user profiles where it can list the users’ comments, so that the user can see a list of everything they commented on. I searched ...
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Display four buddypress activies [closed]

Hi I am trying to create a buddypress theme and I kind of figured out how to do it but I need to create an activity loop that displays only 4 activities.Now if I wanted to do this in a normal ...
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Upload files into buddypress profiles

Someone knows any plugin or method to allow users to upload files into their profiles? I mean i can link those files later to their profiles is the files are linked to users some way. I want to allow ...
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add a woocommerce shop to every buddypress user [closed]

I'm creating a social network site with buddypress and woocommerce. I want to enable every member to purchase from others and to sell their products online. That is, every user must assigned to ...
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How to get the ID of the currently logged in user?

I want to get the ID of the currently logged in user. I've found the function: get_current_user_id which seems to be working, however I'm not sure what 'current' means in this context. Meaning if the ...
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delete a photo tag in rtmedia [on hold]

I am using rtmedia photo tag in my website. When deleting a user I am also trying to delete all the photo tags added by him on the albums of other users. How can I do that?. Is there any functions ...
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Cannot get local avatars to show [on hold]

See updates below. I upgraded to 3.7.1 using svn. I did this on my localhost first to make sure everything is fine. Everything was, so I proceeded to do it on the server. However, on the server, the ...
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Possible to add a language file to a plugin without adding .po/.mo files to plugin directory?

I need to add a language file to an existing plugin. Not for translation reasons, but because I'd like to change all occurrences of a certain word to something else. While I could just drop another ...
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How to show customized activity for custom post types in buddypress activity loop?

I'm building a city portal/ social business directory with buddypress and wordpress. All business listings are stored as a custom post type called 'business'. I'm using the following code to show the ...
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Buddypress: Load Ajax Without Template Pack

How can I load buddypress ajax without using the template pack plugi n? I had this in a non-buddypress compatible theme's functions.php. include( BP_PLUGIN_DIR . ...
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Is it possible to have a network of BuddyPress sites, a-la WordPress MU, with single-sign-on?

We're looking to create a network of BuddyPress sites that share a common design, a common theme and some common content, but the same userbase across all network sites. Each user will 'belong' to a ...
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Buddypress register.php user redirect

In my buddypress I have set the register page as homepage. Now whenever a logged-in user tries to access the register page(homepage), they are redirected to Members directory. I want it to change to, ...
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Forcing WordPress to work differently

This is kind of an airy-fairy question but it's been causing me grief for weeks and I'd like some outside input. I have a client, a programmer, who wants a site set up so people can post stories, edit ...
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Buddypress Add unserialized Profile Fields in Members Loop

I'm trying to show profile fields with checkboxes and drop-downs in the members directory loop. Example: Next to each member in the directory I want to show the Gender they selected This code works ...
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How to add php to custom link in the nav menu?

I simply want to add some php in as a custom link in the wordpress menu section. The code I want to use is <?php bp_loggedin_user_domain(); ?> which will generate that logged in user's ...
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How to make a Discussion Group ”Sticky” in BuddyPress

Discussion Groups sort on activity. Is it possible to make them sticky to always appear on top of the list? Thanks.
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How to remove parent section from attachment URL?

I have buddypress installed. All URL goes under BP's URL structure. If an attachment belongs to a document in a group, the URL is: http://domain.com/groups/group-name/docs/doc-name/attachment-name ...
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How to edit buddypress templates?

I am using a child theme of twentyten. I have installed buddypress but I need to edit the templates so I can add in my sidebar. But 1. I cannot find the right template to edit the category page ...
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Wordpress/Buddypress login theme function

Hey i installed buddypress and wanted to know if there is a theme function o can add so that on my theme it says Login • Sign Up and when they login it says My Profile • Sign Out
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Restore original WP admin bar after BuddyPress install

I want to re-enable the original WP admin bar after installing BuddyPress! define( 'BP_DISABLE_ADMIN_BAR', true ); completely disables the admin bar - don't want that. This question tells us to ...
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Buddypress get member meta info for specific user ID [closed]

I am trying to create a 'featured member' widget for a Buddypress site, and am using cimy extra fields to add the 'is featured user' checkbox. I have some extra user meta fields that were created ...
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Filter Home Page Posts in Buddypress

I would like to remove blog posts from the home page if they belong to a certain category. How can I go about this in Buddypress (preferably without a plugin)?
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Is there a plugin or something that allows you to use BuddyPress without having to create a BuddyPress-ready theme?

It's an inconvenience to have to customize your theme just to use BuddyPress. It'd be much nicer if it simply used the wordpress page system for example, to inject content into standard WP pages. ...
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Load created php file data via ajax

Ive been trying to do this for a long time here... First of all, im working with Buddypress latest ver. under WP latest ver. What i want to do, is i want to understand how to call content within a ...
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rt media plugin count not working in shortcode [on hold]

I used rtMedia plugin in my buddypress site. I used the short code <?php echo do_shortcode('[rtmedia_gallery global="true" media_type="all" count="4" loadmore="false"]'); ?> to dispaly media ...
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How to create a theme specific translation of buddypress?

Originally asked on the BuddyPress forums: For distribution purposes I would like to include my customized buddypress language files in my theme alongside my other language files. No matter what I ...
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How to check if the current page is a “personal activity”-page in buddypress?

I want to modify some general text in my personal-activity page in buddypress. Does any one know any conditional tag like is_page('activity') things are there for checking this? the page can be ...
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Reordering Buddy Press profile navigation

I am using this code to reorder the positions of the menu items for BuddyPress profile. I am using the xprofile (not sure if that makes a difference). Here is the code that I am trying to use: ...
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Remove post content from buddypress activity

I'm trying to remove the post content from the buddypress activity stream and would like to replace the content/body with a custom field that I've added in. Any ideas where I should be looking? I've ...
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How to Change BuddyPress Mystery Man Graphic without Overwriting Core Image File

I am using Sarah Gooding's workaround to replace the core mystery man graphic with a custom graphic. It does not work. It continues to render the core mystery man graphic. Has anyone had any success ...
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buddypress: how do i make the group description excerpt shorter?

I set up a theme in buddypress and i want to have a teaser section for my groups on there. It works fine but i have a problem to shorten the group description... I'm using it like this: ...
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BuddyPress on Multisite

Does having BuddyPress installed on a Multisite setup mean that users in each of the different sites can interact or view the actions or content of users on other sites in the network?
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Buddypress Registartion template

How do I create a registration template in Buddypress? I can't seem to find any way to integrate the registration form in a template page. I tried adding this code to my template page, it displays ...
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Does BuddyPress Have An Action Hook for remove_user?

BuddyPress has a behavior for removing users that does not run through WP's deleted_user action. I have a hook in my plugin for add_action('deleted_user', 'myScript'); but it only works for ...
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How to limit character length in BuddyPress function output

BuddyPress has a function (bp_member_profile_data) that pulls profile data into a members loop which looks like this: <?php bp_member_profile_data( 'field=Organization' ); bp_member_profile_data( ...
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Can I develop a social networking Site using WordPress and its Plugins?

I am completly new to WordPress. I have a requirment where I need to develop a site where people will form communities and will blog around. They will make friends and send friend request. So its much ...
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Can you use the buddypress profile system without installing the whole of buddypress?

I am a novice with wordpress but doing my best to learn. Is it possible to use the buddypress profile system without installing the whole of buddypress? I appreciate any feedback even if it is just ...
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Is it possible to install BuddyPress with blogs installed on several servers?

As far as I know, if you want to install BuddyPress you've got to have a WordPress MU installation (I know WordPress 3.x already is MU in itself) with a unique database, which has different tables for ...
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How to bring registration field to index page?

I am using wordpress and buddypress for my site and my registration works perfectly on www.mysite.com/register, i need to bring the registration fields to the home page(index.php). My register page ...
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Implementing an image hosting website using WordPress?

I am exploring the idea of implementing a (vertical) image hosting service on a self-hosted WordPress platform. I have found several php scripts that can be used for a basic image hosting service and ...
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Need help with simple rewrite rule (shouldn't this be easy?)

All I need is a rewrite that will change example.com/anyphrase into example.com. Here is what I am using: RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^example\.com RewriteCond %{SCRIPT_FILENAME} !wp-admin RewriteCond ...