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Password protect any file in WordPress

I have found that password protection with .htaccess & .htpasswd files is the only way to protect any WordPress file. I wanted to make few of my media files accessible by specific username and ...
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Loosen/disable password policy

Can anyone guide me in the right direction on who to loosen or disable the strong password policy? Would like to do it without the use of a plugin. I'm running a non-public site and don't need strong ...
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Get new password without email

I had installed a Wordpress theme on my localhost on my ubuntu 14.04. Now, I have forgot my admin password and I am not able to login. What's the way to login, as I am not able to get the email ...
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Is it possible to display newly generated password after wp_generate_password()?

$np = wp_generate_password(); wp_set_password( $np, $user_id ); $messagetouser = 'Reset succeeeded. The new password is: ' . $np; Above code is a part of resetpassword-functionality. Above ...
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Password Protected FOLDERS - htaccess - error 404

i have one password protected folder to my site ppf = password protected folder xxx.com/ppf Im using htaccess to my WP instalation folder with this code: ErrorDocument 401 /ppf/401.html # BEGIN ...
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Ask logged in user to re-enter password to access page “x”

For security reasons, I want to request logged in users to re-enter their passwords to access certain pages on my the site. How can I accomplish this? I'm using Wordpress 4.4
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Directory to store secure file

I have a website hosted on ASP.NET server and using wordpress to build my site. I've extended its functionalities using PHP code. At which directory do I store secure files such as (passwords and ...
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Where to securely store API keys and passwords in WordPress?

I'm looking to use a few APIs and many come with keys, secret keys and passwords required to work. Where in WordPress can you store that information? Assuming anyone can hack your DB is there anyway ...
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Access passworded post with URL

I'm using Woocommerce to sell memberships which users must apply for and I've passworded them all to prevent unauthorized purchases. The best solution for me would be to have a link which 'unlocks' ...
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Display wp-login in my theme content section

My problem is this: I need to customise my website to the point where the user does not know its wordpress. This includes the login, register, forgotten password and reset password forms at wp-login. ...
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Redirect user to custom page when entering incorrect details for forgot password

Is there any way i can redirect users to a custom page when they enter incorrect details on the forgot password page. I have managed to do the same for when a user enters incorrect login details ...
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Users set passwords but cannot login

I'm working on a WP-based site that requires creating accounts for users and sending them their password reset links by email so they can activate their accounts. After manually sending out all the ...
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New User Send Password on Mobile - WordPress

How to send new user's password on their mobile at the time of registration in WordPress?
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Locked/Unlocked in title

This should be incredibly easy, but I'm missing something. This code should simply work if they have entered their password into a password protected post/page. The idea is to remind them it is ...
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Change Password notification text on mail

I am want to re-ride core function wp_update_user() In this function there is text This notice confirms that your password was changed on ###SITENAME###. that i want replace with some other word. I ...
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Password protect wp-login.php

AS the title says, how do i password protect wp-login.php page? So the user has to write a specific code to enter. If possible there should be more than one code.
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Customize retrieve password message

The question I asked here needs to be modified as I have a different problem. I asked the following question on the WordPress support forum but it seems that nobody has an answer to that. I wonder ...
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Password protect page with multiple passwords

Hi my client need to add password protect page in wordpress. So i make the visibility of page as password protect and it is working correctly. But client is giving a series of password .He is given ...
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Password reset message - change the network_home_url( '/' )

I would like to change the usual message sent by WordPress which says the following: Someone requested that the password be reset for the following account: http://myexample.com/ I know that this ...
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How do I password protect a page of posts on Wordpress?

I have several pages on my site, and I want to password protect a page which displays the latest posts. Simply going to the admin panel and setting "Visibility: Password protected" isn't doing ...
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new passwords in latest version?

I am running the latest version of WP, I had to import a bunch of new users. It created a user no problem with all the right information. Problem is that I don't know what the password is for the new ...
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Problems after wp_set_password() containing an apostrophe

So we are using a couple of custom things in our WP and one of them is a PW-Recovery form. Using this internally we're setting the password with wp_set_password($password, $userId) Lately we ...
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“Forgot my Password” email is never received

I have a problem to use the password recovery on my website. First I disabled all plugins. I still get nothing. So I reactivated a default theme, still no email. I downloaded a new version of ...
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Cannot set user passwords

In the admin panel, if I go to "Users -> Your Profile" I don't have the inputs to set the password. I can only generate it, but I want to set it by hand. Is that some kind of bug, or was this ...
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How to customise wp-login.php only for users who are setting a password for the first time?

As administrator, if I make a new user, I can choose to email my new users a link which they click to go to wp-login.php where they are invited to set their password for the first time. (Wordpress ...
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User login without username, only password

Is it possible to modify WP so that only password is needed to login? We have members who have unique membership number and we would like them to be able to log in using only the membership number. ...
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Register a new user without a password

I am researching creating a site on WordPress. The site would have publicly available content, restricted content that requires registration via an email address and a shop that will require the ...
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Users credentials and syncing from third party with WooCommerce

I am trying to build a web store for a client who has already had a mobile app. the mobile app team would like to sync user's password as they update it both on the mobile app and the web store. ...
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Reset password not working

I have just installed WordPress and I experienced something that has not happened before: I am not able to reset my password to anything I'd like. The only password that works is what WP generates ...
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Reset password not set, need to add it in backend

I insert users via a front end form and sends email to that user. The user gets an email with a link to reset password (choose password). When I try to login with that password it says wrong password. ...
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Hide password protected posts in admin

I'm building a site for a client and we're using WordPress' native password protect functionality. Is there a filter or some kind of action to filter posts retrieved in the administration panel? If I ...
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Password protecting template, secured content not showing if even password is right

Here is mine below code. Now thing is that It perfectly asks the password for secured page. But if even I add correct password. I still page asking for password. Below is mine code. <?php /** * ...
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Change Password Strength Indicator names?

Is it possible to change the labels for "Weak, Medium, Strong" etc... in the Password Indicator that's used in the user profile? I've been asked to change the word "Weak" to "OK" since this level of ...
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Disable user registration password email

So, WordPress 4.3 has a new password system as we all know. Unfortunately, this new system has done away with the ability to NOT send new users an email. My client was using a system where he sent a ...
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How to delete Passwrd Protected posts cookies when a user logged out from the site

I wanted to delete all the cookies set for password protected posts when user logged out from the site after going through those Password protected posts. Is there any function to do this?
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Exclude password protected posts from pagination

Is there really no simple solution to excluding password protected posts from post pagination? I want to exclude the Quote post format, as well as password protected posts, and display custom HTML. ...
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Can't reset WordPress password

I haven't logged onto my blog for years, and have, of course, forgotten the password. I click the 'Forgot' button and get a mail with a link, but that mail already says Sorry, that key does not ...
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Password Protected Page + Showing Different Page If Not Authenticated/Authorized

I have a few pages of custom posts that I would like to password protect via the following business rules: I can create a number of passwords to access the page An expiration date can be set for ...
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forgot password

I requested a new password at /wp/wp-admin, I enter my user name and it said a new password has been sent, though hours later nothing is on my e-mail. How else may I log into WP with new user name ...
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Password-protect feed and make it usable in major aggregators

A WordPress site I'm on uses WordPress's default cookie-based authentication. This means that the RSS feed of the page is password-protected and can only be read when the cookie is available. ...
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Wordpress C# User Login

I have a very basic C# login system first i've work with localhost and basic databasebase username-password but now i want to connect my project to my website which is wordpress then i realize ...
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How to change user password with wp-cli?

wp-cli is great. But it's not clear how I can quickly change a user password with it. How to change a user's password programatically can probably help to figure this out. Although wp user ...
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.htaccess password protect all but one page

Hi I would like to password protect my entire Wordpress site using .htaccess. All pages except one page which would be viewable to the public. I know there are other methods out there built into ...
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How to make page/post password protected so you must reenter everytime you visit the page?

I added the following to the child-theme functions.php ///time out login so you must reenter it every time// add_action( 'wp', 'post_pw_sess_expire' ); function post_pw_sess_expire() { if ( ...
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Password protect pages - allow more than one password

I would like to password protect a page on my blog. Wordpress allows me to give one single password to each protected page. Is there a way to create more than one valid password to access that page?
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Private page protected with username and password

We are building a WordPress site where one of the pages needs to be accessed via username and password. I know that I can create a "Private" page, where the user can enter a password to view. ...
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How Wordpress hashes passwords

I found a nice article which explains at a high level how Wordpress hashes it's passwords, but is there a way to know exactly what encryption method from Portable PHP is used? I am building a ...
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Validate a form from metabox input for making a custom username/password protected page

I'm trying to make a page username and password protected. I created a metabox and a form. Metabox is working well. I want that if user types the true username and password, page content will show up. ...
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Can I allow BuddyPress users to change their password on a custom page when logged in?

I am using the latest version of WP and BuddyPress. I am trying to configure a page where users can update their passwords which I'm certain most will want to anyways. Currently our set up will be ...
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Get plain password on register

Does anybody knows how could I get the plain password (via hook) in the moment a user registers and before it is hashed? Thanks