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Where is the reset password key stored/generated?

Where is the reset password key stored in the wordpress DB? Is this the same as the user_activation_key? WP version 3.2.1
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Hide password protected posts

If I create a post and set the visibility to "password protected", it still shows up on the front page and in the feeds. Is it possible to hide posts from general view altogether, but still allow ...
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Get password when user registers and save it sha1 into database

im working on a website where the users can connect with iphone to some functions of it by using a sha1 encrypted password. In other words the plain password of wordpress encrypted in sha1. In the ...
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password protect individual pages

Is it possible to password protect individual pages with Wordpress? What I'm trying to do is have special pages suche as somesite.com/project1 which has a username and password that I can set, but ...
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Password protect the site (without htaccess or membership)

I'd like to display a simple password box where visitors need to enter a password before they can access the site.
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How to determine if a user has not changed default generated password

I'm looking to advise a user that they should change their password from the default generated one that was emailed to them. Is there a function or hook that will tell me if the user is running the ...
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Site only for users authenticated by different PHP application

I've got custom developed sales system (in PHP, let's say it's domain.com) and I would like to add informational section to it. Instead of developing it from the ground up I thought that it would be ...
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Password Protected page not asking for a password

I have set a page to be password protected in the admin, but for some reason WP is not asking for the password when viewing the page. It definitely isn't a plugin as I have confirmed the behaviour ...
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Need to manually regsiter user, send the password and retreive their user ID

I'm writing a custom signup script for users to register with on my MU-setup. One problem I'm having is that wpmu_signup_user() sends the password activation email but it doesn't return the user ID ...
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wordpress custom password change problem

if ( !empty($_POST['pass1'] ) && !empty( $_POST['pass2'] ) ) { if ( $_POST['pass1'] == $_POST['pass2'] ) wp_update_user( array( 'ID' => $current_user->id, 'user_pass' ...
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how to remotely check a username / password from within a plugin

people need a user account on my site to be able to download a plugin. I want to add an activation function in the plugin so a user must supply their username and password the first time they use the ...
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Using password protection to load different page elements?

I have a page that is password protected, and I wish to removed some parts of the theme, and add others. Can I do that? Is there a check I can do in the theme files to see if a user has entered the ...
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Is it possible to direct users to a certain post based on a password entered on the home page?

I'd like to be able to have a workflow that works like so: Create a post and assign it a password Have a single-field form on the home page User enters password on home page, and is sent to the ...
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how to redirect to a custom password retrieval page

I have a new site and I'm using bbpress beta-3 with it, I've created custom login/register/lost-password pages with the custom templates supplied with bbpress and I can't seem to find the ...
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Can't login to wordpress despite changing password to something known directly in MySQL or using “Password Reset by Email” feature

I'm unable to login to my wordpress site v3.1.3 even though I know the password. To be extra sure, I directly changed the password for the user account (ID=1) with UPDATE wp_users SET ...
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Password protected post or page - error message by wrong password?

Ok guys, I'm building a page, where a certain sub-page is password protected. Easy in wordpress. But there is a UX problem: when a user enters a wrong password, theres no error message or something to ...
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Migrating users from .com to .org?

I am in the process of migrating my blog from my wordpress.com address to a self-hosting (wordpress v3.1.2) address. Blog has migrated across nicely. Appears my users have also migrated across, but ...
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Force all users in MU to change their passwords

I'm looking for a solution to notify/force all users in an MU network to change their passwords. Any ideas of a solution out there as a plug-in?
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Check for correct username on custom login form

I have used Jeff Star's tutorial for creating my own custom login form http://digwp.com/2010/12/login-register-password-code/. It works great, but I have one problem. On the reset password form, if ...
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Check the password of a user

I want to keep a check if the user has a particular password, so I have been trying it with wp_check_password but the account for which it is checked gets logged out and can't login again till there ...
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how to use joomla password format in wordpress?

I need to import more than 1000 users from joomla to wordpress. I can do that with csv. My main concern are passwords. I did some googling and found out that it is possible to change wordpress ...
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restricted rss feed

One of my wordpress blog is protected by the wordpress password plugin. however, I would like provide rss features. I found how to configure wordpress plugin to make rss work. But, by default, it ...
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resend user login & password with custom button

How would you resend the login & password to a user who has forgotten his password? In this case they don't want to go to the "password" forgotten page. Additional Q: Mass re-sending of ...
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How to save Admin FTP password

Every time I attempt to upload a plugin or theme, I am asked for the FTP password. Is there a way to save this within Wordpress, or do I have to enter it every time? Thanks.
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Is there a theme function for is_password_protected()?

I'm looking at the function and template references and I'm not seeing a way to test for whether a post is protected. Is there a theme function for (something like) is_password_protected()? I'm ...
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Why would it take four reset password attempts to finally get the e-mail?

Following up from Locked out of my own blog and password reset not working: After posting the question I decided to give the password reset route one last try and this time the e-mail did come ...
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Locked out of my own blog and password reset not working

I have my own Wordpress installation for my infrequently updated blog. I have a habit of forgetting my password so have to request a new one and reset it every two to three months. I've done it ...
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Setting WP Admin passwords to expire

I'm aware it's not a feature of Wordpress, but I was wondering if there was a way or a plug-in (haven't found one from searching) that allows me to force a user to change their password after a ...
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Login using the password from protected pages

Does anyone know the logic on how to do the following: I have a login section with a password field only on the index, so the user enter the password and submit. Upon submission, I was hoping if the ...
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Is it possible to use a forgot password url filter?

i recently found that a login url filter is available but i can't find a solution for the forgot password as well, for the login url i use this: function custom_login_url($login_url) { return ...
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Forcing all posts associated with a custom post type to be private

Does anyone know of a way to add code to the functions.php file which will automatically force all posts belonging to a custom post type to be "private" and/or "password protected" with a default ...
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How to replace “Password Protected” text with icon in Admin

In Wordpress, whenever a post is password protected the backend admin area appends the text in bold "- Password protected" after the post title. What I am looking for is a way to remove this text and ...