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How to check if the current page is a “personal activity”-page in buddypress? [closed]

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 [closed]

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 [closed]

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 [closed]

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 [closed]

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 [closed]

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? [closed]

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 [closed]

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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how to remove mandatory required fields in buddypress registration [closed]

i have installed buddypress 1.5.1, wp 3.2.1. the registration field shows 5 mandatory fields to be filled, i need to limit this to 3, my site needs username, email, password( just like in tumblr ), ...
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Can you use the buddypress profile system without installing the whole of buddypress? [closed]

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? [closed]

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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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 ...
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Show css depending on activity type in BuddyPress activity-loop [closed]

I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to show specific styles to the activity loop depending on the activity type? This is what I had an idea of: function mycustom_act_type() { if ...
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Integrate BuddyPress & Facebook

Any idea on what would be the easiest way to integrate BuddyPress with Facebook? I'm looking for a solution that would enable a BP custom profile that easily gets pre-filled with values from ...
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How to auto-accept a friend-request in buddypress based on user meta

I’m still getting my head around buddypress, so far so good but I’ve hit a snag where I want certain users who are flagged as an ‘expert’ to automatically accept any friend requests people make. I’ve ...
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Template tags for Buddypress

Is there a place that shows all available template tags and how to use them similar to how wordpress does? I'm trying to link to a profile within a loop. Ex of output <a ...
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Best practices for securing a Buddypress installation?

A client of mine runs a Buddypress-based site (BP 1.2.6 on WP 3.0.2). We'd like to give users the ability to publish blogs of their own, but we don't want them to be able to execute PHP code (we make ...
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How do you customize the admin bar for buddypress?

I would like to update the coding on the wp-admin-bar. Since its positioned absolute, I would like to put a div around it that is relative and or just in a normal div. Or, I see you can hide the bar, ...
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Recent comments from my blogs only

I'd like to create a list of recent comments, specific to each user on my network (Buddypress). My best idea so far is pretty lame: DB Query on all user's blogs, compare dates, select top 10 by date. ...
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After Upgrade to Buddypress 1.2.6 from 1.2.5.2 , admin bar area displayed incorrectly for guest-visitors

I'm using WP 3.0.1 , and Buddypress 1.2.6 , Theme - Blogs-Mu theme (from WPMU DEV) I was using BP 1.2.5.2 , and the theme worked fine. I just upgraded to BP 1.2.6 , and now found a problem ... Hide ...
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Customizing the BuddyPress blog loop

I would like to "omit" certain blogs from the regular BuddyPress blog loop. Either by blog ID or blog Name is fine. Has anyone had success doing this?
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How can I detect whether a BuddyPress page is active from within my theme?

I'm trying to work sub-menus into my theme but am running into issues when navigating to BuddyPress pages (as opposed to standard WP pages, posts, etc.). Basically, what I want to do is have pages ...
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Display message on homepage when new user account is activated

When a new user registers on Wordpress an activation link is sent out to their email address. When the user clicks on this link they are directed to my homepage and their account is activated. At ...
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Pretty permalinks IIS gives 404 on posts/pages

I'm trying to get Wordpress to work under IIS and I've gotten stuck on custom permalinks. If I use the standard ugly permalinks, All standard features works fine, but plugins like Buddypress does ...
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Wrong path when adding custom tab in BuddyPress [closed]

When adding a custom tab to the BuddyPress menu i cant load the right template. I think somethings is wrong with the path since I end on the member page who lists all members. I get this url in my ...
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How to optimize the images uploaded through Buddypress Activity Plus in Wordpress

I am using Buddypress Activity Plus in the front-end to upload images. When I upload large images, the site is getting slow. I want to know is there any way to reduce the image size uploaded through ...
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Register slug capitalized in url directs to separate page

I'm designing a theme in Wamp using the underscore theme. I also have buddypress enabled. I've been working on a custom registration page under localhost/testsite/register/ but I had cap locks on when ...
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Forced profile plugin ..and link to field [closed]

I use the plugins Bp forced profile that display a message for complete a missing required field with a list of field (title). Howto link a title to the field missing in the message ? if you have ...
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How to Filter Buddypress member by some of their profile fields [closed]

I am developing job site using Buddypress where people can search people, send friend request to them and become a friend. I am using user profile fields like name, email, phone, work location, ...
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User post upload plugin buddypress [closed]

I am using buddypress for my website. I am searching for a plugin which allows members to post articles, stories and poems. It is good if the member can upload documents with it. I have searched a lot ...
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MS Access to manage WordPress Database

Now I don't believe this is practical or possible without a large amount of development. My client's old site used MS Access to manage the user's profiles on his old website. His new site uses ...
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media page returnig to 404 in rtmedia [closed]

I am using rtmedia plugin with buddypress plugin to uploading audio, video and image uploading. I am using latest version of both the plugins. But when I browse to media page(i.e ...
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Buddypress & Nginx x configuration [closed]

I am interested in finding out if anyone would be kind enough to post a working BuddyPress and Nginx vhost file configuration. I have a tried a version that does not seem to work. Thank You
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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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Multiple Buddypress multisite networks: same but different [closed]

I am setting up a wp installation running several multisite networks, the buddypress pages are situated on the network site of each network. What I want to accomplish now is to tailor the feed of each ...
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How to Display BuddyPress Profile Field Data In Multisite Blogs [closed]

I'm trying to display a BuddyPress xprofile field on a WordPress multsite blog. I thought this might do the trick but displayed_user doesn't seem to work outside of BP? Is there an easy way to do ...
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How to include file upload field in buddypress registration form? [closed]

I am using buddypress to make the social network of passed out students of my school.I have used Buddypress Xprofile Custom Fields Type for registration.I want to include "Add file"(Marksheet of ...
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How to carry over existing wp users to a new buddypress installation [closed]

I had made a community with a different plugin (I think it was mingle. I recently installed buddypress, removed mingle and changed the site to suite. Now the problem is the existing users are not ...
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how to hide sub menu in members page from visitor and not login user [closed]

I just learned how to create menu in buddypress members page. I have created a sub menu in member's page along with activity, profile, message, etc. How can i hide this menu from users and visitors ...
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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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BuddyPress - Change Topic Order [closed]

I have a Buddypress website. When I make posts to a topic on my website, that topic gets moved to the top of the list on my forums page. I do not want that to happen - what file do I edit to prevent ...
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Why are BuddyPress user avatars not displaying properly? [closed]

I have a BuddyPress 1.6.x installation on WordPress 3.4.2. User avatars are not displaying in the following situations. On pages like: www.domain.com/members/USERNAME/profile/edit/group/1/ Here is ...
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Buddypress Followers [closed]

how to identify the current_user is following displayed_user , by means o the user_id or something with the Buddypress followers plugin if(following(current_user, displayed_user)) { /*do something*/ ...
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Add excerpt and post thumbnail to Buddypress blog directory page [closed]

I wonder if anyone can help me, I am trying to display excerpt and thumbnail for the posts shown in the buddypress blog directory page. By default only avatar thumb and title link to the posts are ...
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Get buddypress profile page working with WP User Frontend [closed]

I am using Buddypress for advanced contact details such as Twitter username, etc. I am also using WP User Frontend to display the member profile page in the front end, however this brings through the ...
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Two different registraton forms for buddypress [closed]

I have to different user types on my buddypress site, athletes and coaches. Is their any way to have two different registration forms on buddypress? The ultimate solution would be to have a dropdown ...
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How to add pagination to buddyPress activity stream [closed]

How to add pagination with page numbers rather than load move links for buddyPress activity stream? <div class="pagination"> <div class="pag-count"><?php ...
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Buddypress shortcode for tabs [closed]

I want to add some more tabs like photos, videos on the user profiles of my buddypress site. Is there any shortcodes or functions to add the tabs?
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Validating buddypress custom profile fields [closed]

I'm using buddypress and I offer users the chance to add links to their social networks (facebook/twitter) by entering the url's into custom profile fields. My issue is that people can;t follow ...