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How can i retrieve the username and password from my wordpress installation?

I had a developer working on a website. Now i learned a bit of wordpress and i would like to continue some of the work on my own. I asked the developer for the passwords and he only gave me the ...
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How to lock a post or page

How to lock a post or page from editing or deleting but can be viewed on site? I am not able to lock a post, I read several articles but can't find my answer. Any help?
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I cannot log into my site

I cannot log into my site http://www.petsawarenews.com When I try asking for a password reset, it says that the address I registered with is invalid. What problem could there be?
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Making WordPress available while logged into another website

A bit of a tricky one this and I'm not sure the best way to proceed or even if there is way to proceed. We have a self-hosted, secure, members-only website running off Oracle and IIS. Members sign ...
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Can a WordPress administrator see other users' passwords?

Of course, an administrator in WordPress can reset other users' passwords (including that of other administrators). However, can a WordPress administrator see other users' passwords? Phrased ...
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Password-protected page redirecting to frontpage when I enter the password

I've enabled built-in password protection on one of my pages. The password form shows up, I enter a password, press Submit button and I'm redirected to my front page. Now if I revisit the protected ...
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How to create a word press user with hashedpassword

I have set of user data from another wordpress site and i want o create users for each of them in a another wordpress web site..,it is works fine with wp_insert_user($user) but problem is the ...
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How can I allow for the password protect feature to allow visitors to enter any number at all?

I am a beer distributor and I need site visitors to enter their license # on certain pages but there is no way for me to know all of the licenses in the state. I am currently using the default ...
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Give visitor access to password protected page/post via external script

Overview: On my site I want to do a customer area. There is a form where the visitor enters a name (e.g. "event_xyz") and a password. Only some well informed circles (participants of the event xyz who ...
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How can I create a virtual user on WordPress

I want to create a virtual user on WordPress, I mean the username and password will not exist in the database or in the Dashboard but if I login, the username and password must be recognized and the ...
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Is there a way to password-protect part of a post?

Is there a way to have a page displayed to the public, but have an extra custom field that doesn't display unless a password is entered? I suppose I could do entirely manually without WordPress ...
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WordPress Login Doesn't Require Password for Subscriber

I'm having an issue with subscribers. WordPress is not validating a subscribers password. Anyone can login to a subscriber's account so long as they know the user name. Does anyone have an idea of ...
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How secure is a wp-config file?

Considering the information that is in the wp-config file, how secure is this file? I have password salts in place, but can someone view this file? Or to what level of difficulty can some view the ...
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User defined password at registration - registration email sends auto generated pass

Updating some meta fields on registration and providing the user the option to pick a password yet the registration email sends the auto generated password. User defined password works and not emailed ...
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Alter the reset password link

after clicking on the reset password option in WP, we're getting this link wp-login.php?action=rp&key=[theKey]&login=testing> instead of getting this can we alter it to something link ...
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Pretty URLs for lost password functionality

I have WP installed in sub-directory and I'd like to have pretty URLs for the lost password functionality. So, something like this, from WP native -> pretty URL: Initial and any errors lost password ...
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Show User Their Password

I've got a few automated scripts that run to notify users of certain updates to the application, etc... and for one in particular, I need to be able to display the users user_login and their password. ...
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WP 3.5.1 password protected not working for post

After adding right password fornt side wp, post not open and it's say Not Found Apologies, but the page you requested could not be found. Perhaps searching will help. how to solve this?
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Is it possible to block subscriber users to changing its password?

I want to disable changing password option for all my subscriber users. Is it possible by doing any code tweak or something using any plugin? If someone has any idea or plugin knowledge to do this ...
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How to shorten length of auto generated password sent during registration?

is there a way to shorten the length of the 'auto generated password' which is sent during registration of a new user? I would like to shorten this password to 5 characters max and also remove the ...
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Is there anyway to get the inputted password string from the login form?

Is there anyway to get the password string from the login form?
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Forgot password not working

I have been trying to reset my admin password for my local install of wordpress running on MAMP. Previously had been working fine but I forgot the password but when I go through the process of 'Lost ...
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Is it possible to have users register without having a password?

I'm developing a plugin and I wanted to allow users to just subscribe to a custom user level without having a password sent to them via email. this level will not be able to contribute to the site, so ...
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Storing password (functions.php)

I have created password form where visitors can access any password protected post with belonging password. Basically you enter unique password and you are redirected to a post which is protected with ...
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Password form redirection to belonging post

My idea is that the visitor enters the password on a page and than the wordpress post with belonging password load if there is one. Here is the code: Form on page: <form method="post" ...
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How can I change the default wordpress password hashing system to something custom?

Can I change the default wordpress password hashing system by overriding the wp_hash_password function from plugin? If yes, then what will happen to old stored passwords in DB? How will they be ...
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Redirect a password protected page?

I'm looking for the simplest way to redirect a password protected page, to another page after entering the password. E.g. <?php if ( is_page('name-of-page') && ! post_password_required() ...
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Password Protected Directory Link Shows Maintenance Mode Page

In my WordPress installed directory, I have placed a directory named "Projects". My WordPress site is in maintenance mode with Maintenance Mode Plugin Installed on it. I password protected my ...
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wordpress redirect after password reset

I would like to able to redirect to get_bloginfo('url'); after reseting password. But I cannot for life of me find any simple answer or function to do this. Does anyone know if this is possible? ...
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Is it possible to get a user with just the password field?

I tried doing something like this: $user = $wpdb->get_row(' SELECT * FROM ' . $wpdb->users . ' WHERE user_pass = "' . wp_hash_password('password') . '"' ); But the ...
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How to show password fields on registration form w/o plugins

I want to show hidden password fields on registration form. I found that these fields are already present in /wp-admin/user-new.php <?php if ( apply_filters('show_password_fields', true) ) : ?> ...
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Basic password protection without using users and roles

I'm using WooCommerce, and want to be able to password protect products (or preferably whole categories if possible), but without using the Users & Roles functionality build into WP(because I need ...
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Changing old email to new email, lost the password

Help! I have been accepted to write a blog for our local newspaper, The Rolla Daily News, in Rolla, MO. I cannot access my wordpress.com blog. We moved from a rental house in the country to a new ...
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WP Admin Login keeps redirecting to login

Everytime I try to login it keeps redirecting me to the login page, or pretty much just loops. No error messages, just redirects. If I reset the password it works, but the next time it starts all ...
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Comments number message in password protected post

I've got a password protected post and comments_popup_link('No Comments', '1 Comment', '% Comments'); function displays "ENTER YOUR PASSWORD TO VIEW COMMENTS." message. The question is, is it possible ...
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How do I find users by password?

I need to add a passkey to each user, so I decided to just giving the user password that value and use WP functionality to store it/retrieve it. So now I need to find what user that password belongs ...
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Password-protected Posts lead to 404 Error

I was just testing the password-protected posts functionality and when I submit the password it sends me to a 404 page. The password I typed in was correct, I made sure. The URL bar says: ...
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How to change the language of the 'Reset Password' page

I have a WooCommerce powered WordPress website. In this website a user can login to order products, basic WooCommerce functionality. The site is translated using qTranslate. I can translate ...
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Wordpress protected Pages

Would be possible to access the protected pages with password through of a token. What I mean I pass the token by URL, is going to be checked if the page is protected, if yes check if the URL has the ...
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WordPress: force users to change password on first login

Users on my website sign up through a form (Gravity form) and after they are manually approved they are sent a username (their email address) and a randomly generated password. I would like these ...
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Password Protect Pages Not Working

I recently switched to a new theme, and it does not seem to have the functionality to password-protect individual pages. It only displays "Protected" in page title, but still shows the content without ...
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How do I require authorization / login to view a specific set of posts / pages?

I am working on a wordpress site for a client who wants an internal 'intranet' for his employees. The basic needs are: Communicate things in-house House important company documents Provide quick ...
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Custom template for password protected page

I have a password-protected page, for whom I'd like to use a custom template to query posts from a specific category. How can I achieve that query_posts should work only after users submit the ...
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How to make future posts visible to selected visitors without login

I run a website that I run stories that deal with other people's work and I want to allow them to view the specific post dealing with them, but without them having a wordpress login. I tried making ...
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Add error message on password protected page

I protected a page with password. I’d like to add a short error message when the inserted password is incorrect. How can I do this? I add this code to show and customize the form on my page. My ...
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Replacing the Wordpress password validation

I have a custom application with thousands of users who already have a password stored. I would like to set up a self hosted wordpress site to accompany that application and to use the usernames and ...
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Exclude the_content (); from page password protection

I use a page template to show custom post type. All content from the custom post type should be password protected. I´d like to use the wordpress editor for some additional public information. Can I ...
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Front-end registration form with password field

I'm trying to create a front-end registration form for my Wordpress website. The registration form is in the header, so any plugins I've seen don't work as they use shortcodes. Look at my website for ...
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Why do generated passwords start/end with spaces?

When new passwords are generated for new users, some users are reporting that the passwords include spaces at the beginning and end of the passwords. Has anyone ran into this before or have any idea ...
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How to let user set password on registration

I´m working on a front end registration form adn have gotten as far as getting the standard registration form to work, but... I´d like to add the oportunity to let the user choose his/her own ...