Standard WP user profiles contain information ranging from user name and contact information to display preferences.

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How to display user_meta from form?

I have a form on my website where a user can choose their location from a dropdown list (eg, France, Italy, Germany, etc) when they are writing a post. This is the code used for the LOCATION field: ...
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Best way to change profile page

What I want to do: I want to change the profile (backend) layout. Hide and add personal fields. What I don't want to do: Use some dirty javascript hacks to remove fields Adding fields is ...
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How to get User Profile path dynamically in wordpress admin panel?

I create registration plugin in front end for user. my all user save as 'subscriber'. Now I wont to get each user profile path from User Profile path dynamically. Simply, Admin Profile path in back ...
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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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How to show a gloabl message on a user profile page (in back end)?

I want to show a global message for all users in their profile page. I do not want to edit profile.php what is the hook to do this? Basically I want to add a div to show a paragraph below the ...
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How to get all possible arguments for a wordpress function

I'm trying to get all arguments for function get_the_author_meta() or the_author_meta() because I have custom profile fields such as "parent name" and so, not only the normal arguments which is in ...
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Register author, facebook connect, publish posts from front end

I need little help to navigate me to the right method in these six steps. Need a facebook login, which when you connect you register in the site like a author. You have a register form to register ...
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Make user profile field required

In the user profile page there is a site url text box. how can I adjust the site input field to required? how can I validate that it is true site?
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Displaying user selected custom tags/taxonomies on the front-end

I would be grateful if anybody could point me in the right direction please. I have a WordPress setup which utilises Theme My Login and https://wordpress.org/plugins/user-tags/, to allow users "tag" ...
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How to get profile user id when uploading image via media uploader on profile page

I have a PlugIn which lets a user upload an image to a user profile in the backend. Now I want to access the user id in the uploader to change the filename of the uploaded image. On the user profile ...
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Adding Field to Profile “Name”

I am trying to add an extra field or two underneath the "Name" or "About" section in the Wordpress user profile. So far I have only been able to accomplish this by: //Begin add_action('...
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How to copy data from user profile page (profile.php) to theme customizer

i am trying to figure out how to copy data from user profile page (profile.php) to theme customizer. i want to copy some data from some fields, when theme is activated. and stored the data in theme ...
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Manage user profiles with Wordpress

I would like to create a website for a scholarship. For that, I want to create three pages for seeing all members of the scholarship: one for members of the board of trustees (people who created it) ...
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Separate Profiles for Users

I may be using the word - 'Profile' wrong here, but after two hours of googling am left with zero results. So, the query is as follows - We wanted to make a site where we can invite writers to write ...
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redirect “about author” code to about page

I'd like to redirect/change this code <a href='" . $wp_about_author_author['posts_url']. "' title='". $wp_about_author_author['name'] ."'>". apply_filters( 'wp_about_author_name', $...
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Remove fields from Wordpress profile

Does anyone know how I can remove the Twitter and Google Plus profile fields from my functions.php? This is the code that I am using: function modify_contact_methods($profile_fields) { unset($...
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Change avatar on themed profile page

I'm using the Theme My Login plugin and trying to allow subscribers to change their profiles to one uploaded from their computer. I've tried the following plugins: Simple Local Avatars ...
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Can simple Admin save options in a Multisite?

I am developing a custom plugin on a multisite installation that, unfortunately, I am not so use to work with. Tis is the problem: I need to add a field into che profile page of a user and I need ...
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profile.php sometime returns webpage not available for subscriber. Why?

I have a problem with my WordPress site when I log in into site being a subscriber and want edit my profile sometimes it retuens Webpage not available, or sometime it works fine. I don't know why. ...
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How to create a profile page for users?

Is there way to create a profile page for all users( including who have not written any post)? Ex1: example.com/profile/alex >> ex2: example.com/profile/john I need to do something like this.
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Get custom value from external database

a non-coder here but fairly competent to put together blocks of code :) I´m trying to build a prototype using Wordpress and one need I have is to connect to one or more different databases to get a ...
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Adding fields to user profiles, modifiable only by admins

I'd like to create a field called "Subscription" on user profiles that would have one of three values : "Active", "Out of date" and "Inactive." In the form of a dropdown ideally. I would like this ...
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Which hook if user profile information is updated?

I'm looking for the hook that fires when a user's information are updated. Specifically, I want to update a post with the value of a custom profile field (in my example info) everytime that user's ...
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Parsing a shortcode through an author meta textfield

I have been using the UPME plugin to design a member profile website that allows me to take information and show each user different profiles depending on a shortcode I put into a textarea field. The ...
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Does WP “out-of-the-box” allow user profile photos? [duplicate]

How does a user upload a photo to their profile? Do you need a plug-in to do that? Right now the user has a gray box with a white silhouette headshot.
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How to display public user profile with 2 additional fields? (GitHub source code included)

As a WordPress newbie I am trying to create a plugin, which will force users to specify their city and gender while registering and then display a personal profile page for each user showing this ...
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Using xprofile_insert_field

I'm trying to add a xProfile to BuddyPress, but I don't know where but my snippet is not working. I have tried so many stuff, but I just can't get it right. Hope you can help, here's the latest ...
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Disable user profile editing for one user

I have being looking in internet how can I disable the option of edit profile in Wordpress for a user and I didn't find a good way. The problem is that I want that the 95% of users can edit their ...
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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 templates....
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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 ...