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How to restrict attachment download to a specific user?

I have a very specific use case where the site built for a lawyer and each of his clients can login to their own 'specific page/portal' (custom post type) without the ability to access wp-admin etc. ...
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simple solution for restricting access to (some) uploads/downloads

Initial Situation For a site I'm setting up I was looking into the whole field of securing uploads/downloads and restricting access to them based on user roles/capabilities. Of course I have read ...
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Loading posts associated only to the logged in user on recent posts page

Dear Wordpress Captains, I've stumbled upon a problem and I am seeking for assistance. What I'm trying to create is a customer portal where the logged in user will only see the posts that are ...
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How do I display a user specific content?

I have a site that displays the content only to registered users. Most of the content is available to all the users, but some of it is user specific (i.e. all users have that page, but each sees a ...
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How can I limit functionality in one version of a plugin?

I am busy writing a plugin with a free version and a paid, Pro version. For our initial release of both versions, I want to keep things as simple as possible, so I would rather defer using a strategy ...
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User redirect to destination URL after login

Scenario: if user not login, user redirect to customize login page and redirect again to destination page after login. I don't use a function or plugin. This code to restriction page: if ...
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1answer
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Restrict certain posts from being sent to the feed subscribers

Is there any way to restrict certain category’s posts or certain posts from being displayed into site default feed after published? I’m asking this because I don’t want few specific categorie’s posts ...
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1answer
679 views

Correct Post Count ( All | Published | Drafts | Pending | Trash ) for Custom Post Type when restricting to view own posts

I want to restrict users in wordpress to view their own post and media items only. Following the steps given in the below link I have developed the plugin to restrict users to view the own posts and ...
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1answer
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Restrict access to post if it is currently being edited

On a platform with many Editors, the problem that I am experiencing is that two editors proofread the same post simultaneously (and disregarding the warning notice about someone else currently editing ...
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Restrict access to specific users

Is there a built-in function that would allow me to restrict access to registered users until the official launch date in Wordpress 3.4.2? The blog is self-hosted.
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Allow access on a page to just only a specific member

I am trying to create a membership site on WP where each members will have access to only specific pages created for them. I mean just a member is allowed to view content on a page while that page is ...
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1answer
450 views

Restrict post edit/delete based on user ID and custom field

I've been able to prevent deletion and editing of posts based on user ID and page ID however, I need to restrict access to editing and deleting based on a custom field. Not sure how to go about doing ...
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1answer
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Wordpress stripping html and script tags from some admin users on save

When I add content to a page as the original admin user, I can past in the following code and it saves fine (old google search set up by another user): <form action="http://www.google.com/cse" ...
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495 views

Removing Wordpress Plugin Menu Item for a specific user

I want to remove certain dashboard menu times for a specific user. Now this menu consist of plugin menu items as well. One particular plugin I want to hide from the user is Contact Form 7. Here is ...
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304 views

Restrict access to the Trash folder in Posts

I want to restrict users from deleting posts permanently. How do I restrict access to the Trash folder in Posts? This is the only page were the users can delete their posts permanently. The only ...
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1answer
397 views

Restrict other Admins from using Editor in Admin Panel

I am running a WordPress website. I want to assign other users roles like Admin, Editor, etc. I want them to be able to install plugins, themes, delete them, etc. The only thing I don't want them to ...
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1answer
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How to restrict the editors from viewing/editing pages created by admin?

In the backend, how can I restrict the editors (user with editor role) from viewing/editing pages created by admin (and/or by administrator role)? I know that the editor role in WordPress have ...
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Page Restriction and Redirect for Particular Levels or user

I am planning to have a page restriction and redirect for the particular level of users, but I dont have any idea how to implement that. Here's an example of what I want to achieve I have a page ...
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WooCommerce: Restrict users from managing certain categories and products? [closed]

I'm building a book shop marketplace, with 2 supervisors assigned to certain categories and not in relation with each other. How can I restrict certain WooCommerce categories and related products, by ...
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How do I log out users from a restricted page if they are already logged in on another device? [closed]

Hope someone can help me. My client and I are down to the wire on this project and I can't seem to figure out a solution for this problem. I'm currently using WP Bouncer to limit the amount of ...
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Are exclusive taxonomy terms possible?

I'm creating a site that requires users' content to be exclusive to the user. Ideally I would like this to extend to taxonomy terms. Example: I have a taxonomy "Clients" UserA creates the term "My ...
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523 views

Remove admin menu

Ho do you remove admin menu items and dissable acces for users below admin ? The right way... // 1 - Remove Menu Items function my_remove_menu_pages() { if ( !current_user_can( 'administrator' ) ...
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1answer
957 views

Taxonomies, restrict editing and creation of terms?

Can I stop my client from adding terms to a certain taxonomy? So that I set up a fixed amount of terms, and that´s what they get to choose from. Can I remove the menu item for certain taxonomies in ...
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1answer
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How do we restrict a user to see a field in a post without registration,

How do we restrict a user to see a field in a post without registration, after registration the user will be able to see the link. I have a project in which I have created a post from an excelsheet ...
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1answer
203 views

How to properly print a 404 error without redirecton? (i.e. keeping the current URL)

There are some pages on my BuddyPress install that I would like to hide by printing a 404 error. With the help of the following question: Redirect Restricted Page to 404 I came up with this code: ...
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2answers
762 views

How to allow registered users to submit the form only 5 times per day?

Question Is there a way that my registered users (if they are not the form is hidden so I don't need that) are restricted to submit the form more than 5 times per day, or 20 per month or whatever ...
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How to force acceptance of site terms on first login?

I want to force users to accept the terms and conditions of the site when they log in for the first time. I found a couple plugins that would show the terms, but they don't prevent you from ignoring ...
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Restricting page access [closed]

I need to restrict access to a page in a wordpress site for everyone but registered users. I have looked at a couple of plugins, and although they work well, they don't quite fit my solution... The ...
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2answers
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I restricted wordpress by logged users. It's possible exclude a page?

Here is my code for restrict my wordpress site: function restrict_access_if_logged_out(){ if (!is_user_logged_in() && !is_home()){ $redirect = home_url() . '/wp-login.php?redirect_to=' ...
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1answer
247 views

Limit file downloads to logged in users (WP + Nginx)

I am looking for a way to restrict access to mp3 files on my site to logged in users only. The approach listed here sounds pretty much like what I need: RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteCond ...
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4answers
488 views

WP Cron doesn't save <iframe> or <object> in post body

I am using wp_cron to auto grab posts from a remote website and save them in my wp db. NOTICE! I am executing my code from my plugin, not from my template functions.php or somewhere else. I have my ...
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2answers
1k views

Downloadable content only for subscribers?

I'd like to use WordPress to set up a whitepapers site. Any user can check the main site with a list (blog format) of white papers available. But if a user wants to download any whitepaper, he has to ...
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1answer
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How can I lock specific posts (cpt's) from editing by anyone other than ADMINS

To be 100% clear, this has nothing to do with the front end of the site. I want to keep all users other than Admins from editing a few specific posts. The posts are a CPT that the editors/admins ...
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One Site as a part of Multisite to be hidden (Un-published) from Public?

Lets say i have some sub-domains under one single Multi-site: http://apple.example.com http://banana.example.com <---- hide from public access (Protected) http://cherry.example.com How do i ...
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How can I set a maximum allowed post size and number of posts submitted?

How can limit the size of posts that authors can create on my WordPress site and the number of posts they can create?
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1answer
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How can I restrict a custom WordPress role access to only a specific plugin?

I created a custom plugin . I want to add some admin side users to use that plugin. I created a specific role . But i want to restrict the those users/role access only that plugin not the entire ...
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1answer
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Custom content before post content

I am using this code to insert custom content after title and before content. How can i limit it to only "post" not pages and custom post types. function theme_slug_filter_the_content( $content ) { ...
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490 views

Hide page link in main menu from anonymous users

The title pretty much explains itself, I'm looking for a way/plugin to hide the menu link to a specific page from users that aren't logged in.
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2answers
257 views

Require re-login when logged-in user attempts to access restricted page

I need to restrict access to certain frontend pages, based on a user_meta field. All works fine, except when the user is already logged in but with the wrong credentials. In that situation I would ...
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1answer
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Simple Math Quiz or Captcha to hide whois query form

I have a whois form in my site that enables users to query for domain name availability and if available gives them the option to request for registering it. The whois form is inserted via shortcodes. ...
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1answer
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How to restrict a plugin from certain pages without editing its core

I've run into a problem using two different twitter plugins. One is for login and one is for displaying a twitter stream. The issue is they both use Oauth so I get a re-declare error when trying to ...
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1answer
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Prevent certain subscribers from seeing specific taxonomies (changes frequently)

I've created a taxonomy (let's call it tax). I need to limit what a user can see. The users can't edit anything, just read the blog. If it was just setting what they could see once, I'd probably just ...
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1answer
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Restrict backend but allow to use post.php?action=delete&post=POSTID from front-end

Restrict backend. add_action( 'init', 'blockusers_init' ); function blockusers_init() { if ( is_admin() && ! current_user_can( 'administrator' ) && !( defined( 'DOING_AJAX' ) ...
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Restrict access to custom post type and filter from every query

I created a custom post type topic which is just for internal use. I managed to assign the correct capabilities so that users of certain roles can edit/publish/delete posts. Now I want to redirect ...
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How do I block access to a specific WP page to all IP addresses, excluding one?

I'm quite new to WordPress, and I've just set up a landing page for some internet kiosks I manage. I want this landing page to only be accessible from a certain IP address, and some sort of "access ...
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1answer
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Member Site - Always Sends Me Back To Login

I set up a simple site about a year ago for a client that uses a modified Twenty Fourteen theme to run a members only site. You can see the site here. She wanted the site to be completely restricted ...
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Access Restricting Multi site while giving plugin and theme editing option

In a multisite environment, if site admins can add their own themes and plugins, they can also see other site files. Is it possible to restrict such access? I do not want one site admin to see options ...
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Prevent user to see detail view of attachment of another user

This plugin prevents unprivileged users to see images, that other users uploaded: add_filter('parse_query', 'own_content_only_restriction' ); function own_content_only_restriction( $wp_query ) { ...
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Is it possible to restrict files from your wordpress uploads (not logged-in users or guest)?

I want to restrict the uploads and only be visible to logged-in users. But the PDF's or images files always are visible and also to un-logged users. You can imagine that this WP would be completely ...
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1answer
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Allow users to only CREATE one single (custom) post

I created a custom post type with taxonomy and now want to allow users (of a specific user group) to post only one single post in a specific category. If the user has already posted a post, he can ...