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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...