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Password reset bug? - “Sorry, that key does not appear to be valid”

Recently my WordPress website's reset password function has started to not work. When a user clicks the link that the 'forgot your password?' link sends out, it displays the error "Sorry, that key ...
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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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How do I properly update the Wordpress database password?

A site that I manage was recently compromised and I am going through the steps to harden and re-secure the site. I would like to change the MySql database password and want to make sure I do not take ...
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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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Access code/password only restricts page access, no user registration..?

Does anyone know of a plugin that will allow for a simple access/invite code to be given out, and when entered, will allow access to a certain page? I'm looking to only have one input field and no ...
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Duplicate hash method for password in .NET

We are managing the sales, subscriptions and customer profiles/accounts to our products via WP 4.1. The subscriptions are to products on a separate server with .NET. After a customer makes a purchase ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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
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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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More Fields Required For Password protect page

There is only Password field is available for protect the page/post. I have to required more fields like: Email, User ID Number and Password. How can i add more fields in the password protected form. ...
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Reset password - set minimum length for new password

I’m trying to set a minimum length for the new password when resetting the password. I would like to add something like this just functional. add_action( 'password_reset', 'reset_my_password', 10, 2 ...
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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 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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Set Session Time Limit for Password Protected Posts

I have made a series of posts and pages password protected on my website using the built-in Visibility setting. They all use the same password, so the user can view all of them after entering the ...
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How to create simple password plugin for a link in nav menu

I currently have a website that I am trying to password protect a link in the nav menu. I’m basically wanting to add a little bit of JS to password protect said link. I’m not really doing it for ...
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How to exclude or filter password protected posts when using next_post_link() previous_post_link

I'm using next_post_link() and previous_post_link() in my theme. I excluded my password protected posts from the loop. They only appear if you enter the URL of this specific post. But, the problem is ...
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How is password strength calculated?

A password, that contains: at least one capital letter, at least one small letter, at least one number and at least one non-alphanumeric character, is considered moderate to strong (sometimes even ...
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What techniques can a user employ to achieve a password rated “strong” in the WordPress password checker

I have strong passwords enforced for all my clients but I got some complaints recently as some users tried to change their password and gave up trying to achieve a strong rating. I was initially ...
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Custom form for password protected page

I would like to create or modify the form of password protected pages. My problem is that: I need another input from the user. If the user gives the email and the password then he/she can see the ...
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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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How to protect pages with double authentication: password + email (in custom field)

I would like to extend the WordPress password protection of posts by adding extra input field for user email. So in order to see the content user will have to know the password and previously given ...
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How to apply the “retrieve_password_message” filter?

I would like to change the body of the password reset email that WP sends out with something more friendly. I am trying to use the "retrieve_password_message" filter but I am messing it up. Can ...
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Password protected page Hash url

I am using owl carosel which takes a hash url to go to a specific slide (http://www.owlcarousel.owlgraphic.com/demos/urlhashnav.html#five) Lets say I want to visit a password protected page with the ...
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How can I force a specific password?

How can I force a specific password for a specific user & not let that user change their password? I have a client that thinks that even if I force strong passwords via this plugin: ...
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Password Protect or IP to access under development WordPress site otherwise shown a placeholder page

I have a WOrdPress site that a client wants to go ahead and launch the site while under development onto there live domain and web hosting account. The catch is that they want all visitors to see a ...
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Deep customization of wp-login.php

I'm developing an intranet platform (so no external web access) and using the Password only login plugin. I need to make a deep customization to the wp-login.php page: the plugin i linked allows ...
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wp_lostpassword_url not escaped

I have ajax login form, and a lost password link that gets it's url with wp_lostpassword_url() function. When I validate the page I get Error: & did not start a character reference. (& ...
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Revise my keyword but still cannot login

It is unluky that I lost my wordpress password,so I update it with mysql command . UPDATE wp_users SET user_pass = MD5('hello') WHERE id=1; mysql> select * from wp_users; ...
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How to recover password from a user

I have an old blog in wordpress. I can't remember my old password. The last time I acessed, I put the site in maintenance with a plugin. I have accesse to database and FTP, but I don't know how to ...
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How to check user's password?

I am trying to check the passwords of users I created on my WP multisite, but the ones I find in the sw_users / user_pass do not match what I get when I do a MD5 hash of the passwords I received ...
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redirect after password reset by user roles

I'm not finding the answer to this one. We have a PHP script in place that works fine to redirect after password reset to a permalink ID. This is the code: // Redirect after password reset ...
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Styling my own password protected page, how to deal with wrong password?

Per these instructions I've cooked up a custom password protected page for some of the pages on my site: <?php if ( post_password_required() ) { add_filter( 'the_password_form', ...
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Password protect a single site on network

Id like to restrict access to a single (subdomain) subsite, so that it requires a plugin to view the site... without affecting any of the other subsites. So for example if I have 3 subsites like ...
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WordPress accepting log ins with blank password and incorrect passwords

I'm working on someone's WP site and one of the bugs they have is that as long as the user is registered and exists in the wp_users table they can log in to the site without entering a password or ...
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Send reset password link to user from custom lost password form

I've been struggling searching through a bunch of tutorials with no luck. I have a custom login page and am just replacing the login form with the forgot password form on click. My issue is how to get ...
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Set my own password when registering a multisite user or site

I'm wondering how I can change the network admin add "new user" or "new site" form so that I can set the password instead off having it randomly generated and e-mailed to the new user. There seems to ...
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Password protected page with a limited number of logins

I'm looking for a solution for a password protected page. Is there a way to block a visitor after he has several times entered the wrong password ? Something like limit logins attempts, but not for ...