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Make display name unique

Right now you can make your Display Name whatever you want, you can even impersonate an admin. Is it possible to make the Display Name unique?
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Displaying custom profile fields using Mingle Plugin

I am using the Mingle plugin to add some networking functionality for a website I am creating for a client. I am having Mingle handle displaying user profiles and friends, but WordPress to actually ...
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Making a buddypress profile field readonly

How to make a profile field readonly depending on a value of another field. I want to disable editing the email field (in the settings' page) if the user is a student, where "student" is a value of a ...
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Custom user profile URLs

I have created a page "profile" that when visited with get variable of user id like: http://example.com/profile/?uid=1 Then it will display the profile details of user id 1. Now I want to rewrite … ...
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How to create a widget on witch a registered user can create a checklist

I have no idea where to start. I want to create a widget. with the following features show a button to create a checklist. Show a list of already created checklists created by the user. Mark ...
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Maintain user profile data in a non-Wordpress database

I have an existing MySQL database (not Wordpress) containing user profile information. I am looking for a way to allow these users to log in to a Wordpress site and edit their profile. It is most ...
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Wordpress Add New User - Send an Activation Email

I edited the Add New User Profile page to add some custom fields (I'm not using multisite). My question is if there is a way to send out an activation/confirmation email to new users once I manually ...
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why there is a large file named core in wpmu's directory?

why the file named core is here? can i delete it? ls -lh total 37M -rw-rw-r-- 1 hugemeow pg 16 2012-03-04 04:22 a.php -rw------- 1 hugemeow pg 30M 2012-10-16 10:41 core // this is the large ...
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Custom style on profile options page

is there any way to style the profile page on wordpress ? I will like to add something like: Start of the page just below the <h2> tag <div id="normal-sortables" class="meta-box-sortables ...
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frontend show edit profile with selected custom options

So I have many custom user profile fields. When I use do_action( 'show_user_profile', $profileuser ); hook it displays all custom user profile fields.. But I would like to show only certain fields. ...
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Reordering Buddy Press profile navigation

I am using this code to reorder the positions of the menu items for BuddyPress profile. I am using the xprofile (not sure if that makes a difference). Here is the code that I am trying to use: ...
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How to pull user/author profile data in a plugin?

My site has a user profile page. For some reason I would like to pull user profile data in my plugin. I know I can pull logged in user profile data using get_currentuserinfo();. For example I would ...
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All Posts Linking to Author Posts directly

I want to do "All Posts" hyperlinked to Author-Link so when user clicked All posts then user will be directed to Author's all posts, instead of "All Posts of: Author-Link" I don't want repeatation of ...
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BuddyPress | How to merge the “setting” & “profile” pages into one page?

In BuddyPress I would like to merge the register.php and setting.php files into one "register.php". Is that possible? I don't want to change my Name, City and Address then go to the setting page to ...
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Can I create front-end editable user profile pages with Wordpress? How do I do it?

I'm trying to build a WP site where using the front-end, each user can: Register through the front end using basic fields Log in Create their own profile page using multiple forms Upload text, image ...
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How 'secure' are loops?

I am using loops as means of displaying personal meta and customer information on the frontend. For example, I have a page which displays a user's 'profile' information to edit. Their profile is ...
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How to obtain the user ID of the current profile being edited in WP-Admin?

Is there a way of obtaining the user ID of the profile being edited in wp-admin? I know it's in the URL if you are editing a user, EX: ./wp-admin/user-edit.php?user_id=427. Could always ...
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Buddypress Add unserialized Profile Fields in Members Loop

I'm trying to show profile fields with checkboxes and drop-downs in the members directory loop. Example: Next to each member in the directory I want to show the Gender they selected This code works ...
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Is it safe to store a user setting you don't want the user to ever modify as a user option?

I have added some custom user options to the profile page on my site, and most are all OK for the user to modify themselves. These options live in their own section. The users have read access and ...
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remove_action with profile_personal_options

I'd like to remove the action profile_personal_options (more specifically the color scheme and visual editor checkbox) which shows up in wp-admin/user-edit.php. I believe it's as simple as running it ...
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Why are BuddyPress user avatars not displaying properly?

I have a BuddyPress 1.6.x installation on WordPress 3.4.2. User avatars are not displaying in the following situations. On pages like: www.domain.com/members/USERNAME/profile/edit/group/1/ Here is ...
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List User Comments on User Profile BuddyPress [closed]

Does anyone know if there’s a way to create an option on the BuddyPress user profiles where it can list the users’ comments, so that the user can see a list of everything they commented on. I searched ...
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Different user type , different profile fields buddypress

I have a buddypress site build for a social media for Entrepreneurs and workers to help each other. now, this site can have different user types and according to type, different profile informations, ...
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How to add first name, last name and company name to my custom registration form

I´m trying to add first name, last name and company name to my custom registration page. The registration form almost works, but there is a problem. So far I´ve got this code, but I cant get the ...
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Disable editing profile for second time

Hi and thanks every one . i wonder if there was any way to disable editing profile for users of my site for a second time . because after i approve a user he/she changes his avatar to inappropriate ...
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Customize field names in backend profile edit page through function.php [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How To Add Custom Form Fields To The User Profile Page? I want to change a the names of some of the fields in the edit profile page in the backend. For instance, instead ...
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How to hide admin account in BuddyPress? (for security reasons)

I have been working with WordPress for the past 3-4 years, but I am new to BuddyPress. I would like to hide the admin account completely from BuddyPress for security reasons. For example with a ...
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Is there a way to make custom fields only editable by administrators?

I've found the following code that places custom fields into a user's profile: function extra_user_profile_fields( $user ) { ?> <h3><?php _e("Roof Asset Information", "blank"); ...
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SQL Query members by profile fields Buddypress

i am trying to add a profile based search option into my existing plugin. my plugin already search members by distance within a certain radius and i want to add the option to filter results by profile ...
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Validating buddypress custom profile fields

I'm using buddypress and I offer users the chance to add links to their social networks (facebook/twitter) by entering the url's into custom profile fields. My issue is that people can;t follow ...
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Add and Remove fields in Profile page

Registration Form Fields: (Front-end Registration) Username, Email (password will generate to email). Edit Profile: (Front-end Edit Profile) Firstname, Lastname, Username, Email, Phone, Address, ...
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add_cap for editor but no admin role

I want my editors to have the possibility, to add other users. I added: $edit_editor->add_cap('create_users'); $edit_editor->add_cap('delete_users'); ...
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How to create a front end user profile with a friendly permalink

I want to create a public front-end profile page with a friendly url like this format. mysite.com/user/someusername Any idea on how can i achieve this? I know it has something to do with rewrite ...
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Rename Buddypress Profile Tab

Without using a language file, which file would I go to if I wanted to rename profile tabs? For example, instead of the tab saying "Activity" I want it to say "My Activity". Instead of "Groups" I ...
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Removing Fields From the Profile Page of Theme My Login Plugin

I would like to remove fields from the profile in Theme My Login. I want to remove everything except email and password field. I am able to hide fields using a little jQuery. But un fortunately I'm ...
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Add a link back to site on 'edit profile' page for users?

When users are on the 'edit profile' page, it's hard to tell how to get back to the site. I know you can click on the site name at the top left corner but it doesn't seem obvious. Is there a way to ...
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User profile Pick a premade Design/theme

i currently have been working on a huge project for the last few months and im not a big coder myself but i know a bit, so i needed help, i wanted to assign each user with a already premade design ...
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remove admin bar show hide option from profile settings

Do not misunderstood. I am trying to remove/disable Show toolbar option (not talking about hide/disable admin bar) but talking about The Option into Profile Settings. I tried to search but in all I ...
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Profile Field In Admin Bar

I have added a field named "Current Status" in the user profile where the users fill their information e.g. E-mail, Website etc. How can I make this field displayed only for authors and also display ...
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Wordpress User Profile Upload - If page is saved file reset

I have various different extra profile fields which I have set in functions.php however with the upload one if a user uploads an image and saves the form the image is set, however if they go back and ...
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How can I make the user names of commentors clickable links to the user's profile from the admin comment screen?

I've set up my wordpress blog to only allow logged in users to leave comments, but I need a way for the administrator to be able to go to a user's profile from the comment moderation screen. I don't ...
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Cant edit profile from frontend

Hope you can assist. Background: I have a multisite config. Users need to be able to update their profile from the frontend, via their profile page, which is something like, ...
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Extra User Profile Field Upload File / Image

I have been following the following tutorial to try and an upload form to the user profiles. ...
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How to Save Different Usermeta Fields According to User Role?

I have created some custom roles using a plugin and I have also created custom user meta fields that are show in the Profile pages of each user (/wp-admin/profile.php) I have a problem with saving ...
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Integrate Wordpress and bbpress profiles?

I have installed bbforum plugin in my wordpress. However It has two separate profiles for the blog users and the forum users. Blog users have profiles url: /author/test/ While forum users have ...
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the_author_meta not working

I'm trying to use the_author_meta to retrieve some links which users can set in their profile. I set up extra profile fields and they are saving to the database. On my author.php I have the ...
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Different fields in My Profile page depending on user role

So I understand that I can user current_user_can to check the role of the current logged in user. But what I would like to do is show these different fields to the site Admin. So for example the ...
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Adding profile data to database

I added a custom field to my wordpress user profile page that asks a user what their favorite browser is. I have the field on the profile.php page, but how can I get this field into my sql database? ...
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How do you make the email field on the profile page read only for subscribers?

I would like to make the email field on the profile page for subscribers read only. They can see their email but not change it. I want only admins to to be able to change users email address.
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Solving a get_user_meta() problem in Multisite

I am currently building a network of blogs for individual real estate agents. Currently, a broker will have a main site, with agents sites added as subdirectories, e.g., www.example.com and ...