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Bypass password protected posts via GET variable

I like to bypass the password form of protected posts with a GET variable with following requirements: No changes to the core No clear exposure of the password (hashing) No security leaks No ...
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letting unregistered users edit or delete their custom post type only by password login

Letting the unregistered users editing or deleting their custom post type by password login only from the front end. Therefore, what I need to do is allow unregistered users to set a post password ...
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Password Protection for posts and pages [duplicate]

I need to build a website for a client where the can password protect certain pages and posts on the front end. So, a visitor is required to enter a password on these pages / posts. Having searched ...
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Custom Front End Registration - How Does the Key work in the Password Set Request?

I've been working from some tutorials on building a front end registration / login system. Specifically this link - http://cubiq.org/front-end-user-registration-and-login-in-wordpress Everything is ...
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Generating the password reset link automatically

I have a system sending out emails to new subscribers, and I would like to give them a link to change their password, just as if they had requested a password change. Is there any reasonably easy way ...
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Password protecting a CPT using custom fields for password (not the 'wordpress way')

I need to password protect a CPT but I don't want to use the default wordpress option for this. My CPT has two custom fields for storing a password, 'client-password' and 'guest-password'. Based on ...
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Multiple Passwords to protect WP pages [duplicate]

I have been using a plugin that has worked great up until the latest version of WP. There has not been any development on this plugin in the past 3 years so I assume it wont be fixed. Now I need to ...
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cookie check for password protected pages not working

I have a page that I have set up under the privacy settings to use a password. In the template file for that page I have the following code. global $post; if ( post_password_required($post)) { // ...
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Password field (and confirmation) showing up twice on registration

Before I state my problem, I'd like to explain what I've been doing. I am trying to find a membership plugin to work with my site. I only have one registration (free membership) needed. I have been ...
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How to change the password character limit?

I have a alumni website where I used BuddyPress and Theme My Login login. I want to change the password meter behavior to show strong when the password length is minimum 8 with alphanumeric and ...
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Password protection for page template

I`m using my own page template, for display post from some category: $wp_query = new WP_Query(); $wp_query->query('&cat=9' . '&paged=' . $paged); while ($wp_query->have_posts()) : ...
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lostpassword_redirect filter is not used

I'm trying to redirect a user after they have reset their password. I'm using the following code, based on an example from the wordpress docs. add_filter( 'lostpassword_redirect', 'my_redirect_home' )...
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Problem with logging in WP users automatically

As an interim measure while migrating users to a new system I have devised a solution where when a user logs in the old system, they are forwarded to the new system and automatically logged in to ...
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Why am I NOT being notified when users change their passwords?

I have read that the admin should receive notification of any user password changes, but for some reason I never receive any notifications, but I want to be able to. Long version: We have a ...
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How to solve Access denied for user ''@'localhost' (using password: NO)

I just upgraded WordPress from v3.5.1 to v4.4.2. I also updated the database per the pop-up note in my WP admin panel. Now when I make change to a page, I get this error: Access denied for user ''...
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How to get all product in the woo-commerce?

I want to get all the product data in the WooCommerce (sku, name, price, stock count, availability and etc.). Can I do that using WP_Query?
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How to read third party cookie to access password protected pages

does anyone know a quick and simple way to also give access to a WordPress standard password-protected page if there is an existing third party cookie on the user's machine? I need to see if someone ...
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Frontend Password change

First off, I apologize if there is a duplicate of this roaming around somewhere...I have spent the better part of the past hour looking for the solution, with no luck, but maybe I just suck at picking ...
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Conditional to test if post has password protection enabled

I am looking for a conditional to test simply if a post (custom post type, if it somehow makes a difference) is set to have password protection…persistently…regardless of whether user has accessed the ...
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Custom Password Complexity

How can I go about changing the built-in password complexity? Using latest wordpress and woocommerce. When a user goes to register with a password, they are shown a password meter and can only ...
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User password field is empty

Note: actually, the described situation is on a local environment. I'd like to know what happens if it goes live with this setting. I've installed a plugin and it has reset all the password in the WP ...
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OAuth 2 and saving the authenticated user

I have quite a peculiar scenario. I have one WordPress site (Site A) where I have a large amount of users that have registered and I use the s2member plugin to subscribe these members to allow access ...
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How to change “Reset Password” text on submit button

I want to change "Reset password" text on submit button to "Set password" How can I change it? I tried to change value with jQuery: add_action( 'resetpass_form', 'resettext'); function ...
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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 how 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 why?...
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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 user'...