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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 filter/hook/...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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1answer
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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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How to automatically apply a password to all posts within a custom post type

I am creating a custom post type, for which I want all posts to be password-protected with the same password. I realize that I can set a password on a post-by-post basis from within the admin panel, ...
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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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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 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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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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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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How to redirect to a passworded page based on password entered on login screen

So I'm looking for something like peter's login redirect, but slightly different. I want to build a client portal for a photography website, and I figured the best way would be to add a custom post ...
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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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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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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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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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Change Password Strength Indicator names?

Is it possible to change the labels for "Weak, Medium, Strong" etc... in the Password Indicator that's used in the user profile? I've been asked to change the word "Weak" to "OK" since this level of ...