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How can I detect if a user changes their password?

I would like to track when a user changes their password. Is there a way to detect when a password has been changed?
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Temporally disable password to login with empty password?

Does someone knows what part of wordpress code would I have to modify to be able to just enter into the admin panel without having to login? I need to work on a site but I wont have admin access ...
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Password Protected Post is invisible until you login

I added a post and made it password protected. The post does not show up in a category list I placed on the Courses page, nor does it show up in the search unless you go directly to the page and then ...
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Remove password protection from all posts

So I messed up my blog (QBobble). I had an SQL backup, fortunately, so I reinstalled Wordpress, and imported my SQL database. Unfortunately, it password protected all of my posts. I know that I can ...
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Reseting admin password through PHPMyadmin fails

Following the PHPMyAdmin instructions of this article fails to reset my password properly. I go into WP_Users, find my admin account, click edit, enter my password, change the dropdown to MD5, click ...
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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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Password change when the user login first time

I have a "change password" page. Is there a way to redirect that page when the user login first time using wordpress generated password? Thanks
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Password protected Profile View

I have extended the user profile page in the backend so that each user profile has several extra custom fields for data such as favorite movies, birthday and so on can be stored. Creating a dating ...
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Custom Log In Screen - Disable password recovery [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change login error messages I'm creating a custom log in page on a wordpress install and would like to remove the "Lost your password?" link from the "ERROR: Invalid ...
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Convert user passwords to MD5?

I am in the process of migrating my site out of Wordpress and I need to filter the registration and/or login process so there is a separate database field that holds the user password in a hash that ...
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multi page password protection

Is it possible to have the "password protected page" feature of WordPress apply to more than one page? I have dozens of pages which I wish to protect with the same password, but I don't want people to ...
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2 accounts under same email preventing me from loging in

A year ago I set up a WP account with email account A. I was unable to work with WP effectively. I came back a year later with more knowledge & brought WP into a domain (abc) I already owned. I ...
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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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Make post password required to publish

I am making a site which will only have password protected pages. I would like it so that the password box is open by default, and is a required fields to publish the post. Ideally I would also remove ...
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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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How to know where this function definition is declared?

I am new to wordpress, I wanted to know where this definition is mentioned in wordpress return apply_filters('check_password', $check, $password, $hash, $user_id); I found it in pluggable .php ...
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Password protecting a page

I'm trying to password protect a page but it doesn't seem to be working. I've set the password for the page but when you navigate to it it just loads up like normal and doesn't ask for any passwords. ...
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Password reset link not working [closed]

For some reason, my password reset link on one of my sites is no longer working...it redirects to a 404 page. It's URL /login?action=lostpassword is not working...any ideas on how to fix this? ...
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I need to find which is the file that checks the DB for correct login (username, password)

I let users to register in my page, however I want to improve the password security that is saved in the DB. For this I need to find out which is the file that makes the query where pass=pass and ...
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login to wordpress with Get variables instead of Post

Im using swish-e to index my corporate site and documents. Problem is that i need to login to wordpress via get variables. Wordpress login uses post variable but i need to login with GET variables ...
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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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How would I create a Password Protected Page with Content on it?

How would I create a Password Protected Page with Content on it? So for example, I want the page to show some content (a little text and some picture, but also require a password. Is this a ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...