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Forced profile plugin ..and link to field [closed]

I use the plugins Bp forced profile that display a message for complete a missing required field with a list of field (title). Howto link a title to the field missing in the message ? if you have ...
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Can I create accounts with different permissions and make private posts in WordPress? [closed]

I haven't worked with WordPress at all. I have a project on a website that is WordPress-based. I have some experience with PHP, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. My project is as follows: give the ability ...
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Add custom profile info into Feed

I have a few extra custom fields added into a user's profile and output them in several places within the frontend. One thing I want to do is add some of those custom fields into the WordPress Feed as ...
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Variable undefined but it is defined

I have an author list that I include on every page template. This author list shows the authors details and photo. I also show the author images on many different place on the different page ...
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Is author.php a core file?

I want to change the author.php with more information. Can i edit author.php without it remove my code, after a Wordpress update? Or is there some hook for this.
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Hide user fields based off capability

I'm struggling with this one. I am trying to hide 2 user profile fields for the current user. Only the admin or user with "edit_users" capability should be able to view/edit these fields. Code: ...
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First and last name fields not filled when using wp_insert_user

I've written a plugin to allow authentication to a WordPress install via an external API. Everything is working except the first and last names are not being set for the new WordPress user created by ...
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Fetching posts that match a User Profile setting

I have a Custom Field in my User Profile page that allows site authors to specify which town they come from when they set up their account. The towns are in the form of a selectable dropdown select ...
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Connect Users and Taxonomies

I'd like to send email notifications when new posts are saved. But users can select post categories they want to subscribe to. Available plugins are no solution to me – I really need my own code base. ...
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How to Filter Buddypress member by some of their profile fields [closed]

I am developing job site using Buddypress where people can search people, send friend request to them and become a friend. I am using user profile fields like name, email, phone, work location, ...
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Completely hide user info

I'm wondering if there's a way to make 100% sure a user's info is not available to the public. Our theme is not currently using a profile page, but I did notice that there is a 'Posts by author' page ...
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Create nonce in frontend page to edit profile

I am trying to create a frontend edit profile form that mimics the wp-admin backend edit profile. I created the form as HTML directly in a WordPress page (I'm a PHP/WordPress beginner, so I don't know ...
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How to redirect users to their profile after they successfully edit their profile

I am using the buddypress plugin for wordpress and would like to make a little change... I was wondering, if there was a way I could redirect users to their profile page after they save the edits to ...
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Ability to only view (not edit) other user's personal profile information

I have created 2 roles, Center and Student, for my WordPress website with different capabilities using members plugin. I want the student role users to be only able to view and edit their personal ...
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How to create a link to a user's profile page

I've created a user list for all the customers who registered on my website. When a outside user (or guest) browse my website and want to view the profile of a specific user, they should be able to ...
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Multisite - Echo admins profile meta

I'm having a problem with echoing the admin's profile meta in a custom post type template. It used to work, but for some reason it's not working anymore. I'm not aware of any changes made that would ...
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Creating distinct pages for author profiles and lists of posts by author

The site I'm currently working on includes profile pages for each author plus a method to search for posts by a specific author. So we would have a page at /author/author-name/ that only displays a ...
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Edit User Profile From Front End

I have taken reference from this link. I have used Plugin cimy user extra fields for extra users' field. I have taken few extra fields such as picture upload and file upload. Now I want to edit ...
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Forcing WordPress to work differently

This is kind of an airy-fairy question but it's been causing me grief for weeks and I'd like some outside input. I have a client, a programmer, who wants a site set up so people can post stories, edit ...
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Prevent subscribers to changing certain profile fields

Is there a way to prevent "subscribers" from editing specific fields in their profile, like email? I thought it would be simple enough, but I've read though quite a few posts about it around the web ...
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How to change admin bar color scheme in MP6 / WP 3.8 front end?

I need to change default color scheme for all users. The admin bar on my site is vidibile for all users including guests. The default black color scheme isn't beauty with my design and I would like ...
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Need edit profile link in the menu for logged in users

I have a page called edit profile, i have installed the profile builder plugin,so the users can edit their profile from front end, if the user is logged in i want to show the edit profile and logout ...
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how to add radio field on user meta on function.php?

i have added gender filed on user meta it is not value <?php add_action( 'show_user_profile', 'show_extra_profile_fields', 10 ); add_action( 'edit_user_profile', 'show_extra_profile_fields', 10 ...
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Edit profile custom fields display

I have function which shows additional info on edit profile page (just text no input fields). Problem is it works only for user_login and user_email - doesn't work for custom fields (fields are from ...
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Associate Posts with individual user - hide from other members

Does WordPress have any functions which will help me create a system to have data ( eg custom posts ) associated with a particular user and (by default) not visible to any other user. I have had a ...
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Perform a function to create/delete custom post only if certain user meta checkbox is set to true

I have a website where I would like all subscribers to be able to create or remove a post that says they are accepting new patients (they are doctors) by checking or unchecking a custom checkbox that ...
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Frontend Image Upload

I have the following code used at the top of my front end user profile page, everything works and displays fine except for the following problem .... If I upload an image and submit the form usermeta ...
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Add description text under input field for new profile fields

How can I modify my following code to add some description text under the input fields? I tried modifying it as you can see with the facebook url field but the text shows up under the field label and ...
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Validate user meta and redirect

I wanted to add some extra fields to obtain extra user info which I have added easily that looks like. The example code for a single form field, I added: add_action( 'show_user_profile', ...
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Display site admin profile fields in header.php

I am working on a multisite setup and Im trying to display some meta from the site owner's profile. I tried the following code but it is echoing the super admin's meta instead of the current site ...
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SImple Example To Update User Info From Front End [duplicate]

I want to give user ability to update their nickname from front end using wp_update_user and shortcode. The code below is working. add_shortcode('user-profile', 'get_current_user_prof'); ...
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Designing a member area on my site

I am new to wordpress and I have a website I inherited and I have never even heard of wordpress. My first mini project is to create a page with my members that can then be linked to a personal page ...
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use single form to enter multiple profiles

I want to allow users to add a business profile to their accounts. I have setup a form that posts the business profile information into user meta, and displays that info as part of their main profile. ...
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Standard way of creating profile pages with custom content for each user?

I'm in need of a solution that I need a profile page (accessible to only admin and that user) with custom content (i.e. different content for different users), for each new user I've registered. Many ...
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How to create user personal pages with information from their meta profile fields?

I asked here how to create virtual pages with information from the user meta profile fields using an external class. I got a good answer and also I have implemented it successfully (thanks to @g-m!). ...
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How to create virtual pages with information from user meta profile fields?

Dave Jesch on his site presents a way to create virtual pages in WordPress. Dave created a class "to do all the heavy lifting", as he says. I think, for my purposes this class not require changes, so ...
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Update user from external script

I am using the API code of WordPress to update some fields of user profiles but I am having some problems. When I try to save information, it is not updating unless I click twice. For example for ...
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WordPress display name string manipulation

I have set the display name to show both first name and last name using the function below. How do I manipulate the LAST NAME to only pull the first letter of that string? Example, if you sign up as ...
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Remove /author/ from the author profile url

I'm trying to figure out the best way to remove /author/ from the profile URL of my users. I tried using the method in the link below and although it worked, it also prevented me from accessing any of ...
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Display Custom Field for a Specific Role, but not for Admin

How do I display a custom field for a specific role, but not display it on the profile page of the admin? When admin goes to edit a profile user that this role, the field will visible. I created two ...
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Lock Display Name To Nickname

Using the following code to change the author url links to their nickname. The issue is it seem to be conflicting and trying to use the display name instead. Can i lock the display name to the ...
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Custom profile field with birthday. Troubles with <select>

I made custom profile fields for birthday data. function my_user_field( $user ) { $birthday_day = esc_attr( get_the_author_meta( 'birthday_day', $user->ID ) ); ...
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Adding custom HTML to each profile group tab [closed]

Hopefully someone can help. I am looking to add a different image banner to each of the profile group tabs I have on my Buddypress site. I have identifed the profile-loop.php as the file I need to ...
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User profile update author

So I'm trying to create email notifications to certain users to update them on updates to user profiles. I'd like to send these users the profiles that were updated, and also which user made these ...
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How to change profile picture in wordpress?

In wordpress, how can I change the profile picture of administrator or the users added. I didn't find any option to upload your profile picture from your PC. I know it is possible if I use Buddypress ...
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Renaming profile sections

wondering if anyone can help, i need to change the name of the sections on the user profile page (the name, contact info titles) etc I know how to change the fields via a functions plugin but can't ...
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Storing additional information about the user

I'm creating a recruitment website in wordpress and need a way to store details about the user such as previous experience and qualifications. I want the user to be able to edit this information as ...
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Wordpress Rewrite

I'm trying to get http://example.com/site/vendors/?u=abc to rewrite to http://example.com/site/vendors/abc but I can't for the life of me figure out how to get the url rewrites to work. /site/ is the ...
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Where the Nickname is being used in WordPress

I see most of the place is using the "Display name", so why I need to set a Nickname? Where it is being used?
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Display all existing members

How would I (using a loop) pull in all of the existing users? I'm trying to loop through these users and then pull in meta data for each one.