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How to customize wp_signon()

I am trying to get a customized sign on process. The features that are absent in WordPress by default are the following: Allow user to choose a password at the time of registration. Allow user to ...
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Copy a user from one WordPress site to another

Is it possible to copy a user from one WordPress site to another? I copied the record from the user table and all the related records from the usermeta table (12 records by default) but I think ...
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Make A WordPress Page Accessible To Admins Only, Redirect Other User Roles

I need to redirect logged-in and non-admin users, from page with id 172, to the home of the website. Note that users that are not logged in can actually see the page. add_action('admin_init', 'xyz'); ...
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How can I change plugin to give access to editor user role?

I want to give my editors access to a settings page to a plugin I've installed on their website. As of now, it's only visible to Administrators. The plugin I'm using is uTubeVideo Gallery, and there ...
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Exclude a category of posts from all listings if user doesn't have a role

I have some categories that I'd like to bulk exclude from all listings (the loop on the main blog listing page, category listing pages, archives, etc.) and to show them only to users with a specific ...
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How can I allow users to make groupings of posts

I have a site with many research methods. I want to introduce the abilities for users to create groups of posts and save them for others to access, as a way to make the methods more meaningful for ...
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'post' only for editor and administrator

How can I make it so that only Administrator and Editor could access 'post' post-type? (just like 'page' post-type) I'm planning to only let Author and Contributor use the Custom-Post-Type which I've ...
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Sign in with social media accounts without creating a WP account [closed]

I'd like users to sing in with their social media accounts (facebook, twitter, linkedin, google+) without creating a WP account. This is for them to be able to leave comments on a website. Is this ...
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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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Restrict Access in Admin Panel

I want to restrict access to certain plugin pages / normal WP Pages. I've found a way to Hide these pages from the menu but currently not restrict them. For instance, I have an editor and I don't want ...
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search does not yield access restricted results

If the user is logged out and tries to search something, he is redirected to the login page. How is it possible to have the search always show all of the results (including the excerpts and the ...
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Hiding media uploaded by other users in wordpress multisite?

I am using WordPress Multisite and want to hide media which others have uploaded. Like if X User of that site has uploaded any media in the site, Y User should not be able to see or access this from ...
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.htaccess browser caching and user login [closed]

I have a site that involves user logins for certain content. I am leveraging browser caching in the .htaccess file. When a user logs in, they are redirected to a profile page. The problem I'm having ...
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How can I stop access of unregistered user in wp-content/uploads directory without using .htaccess file?

I want to give permission to only registered users into my wp-content/uploads directory and stop access for those users which are not members on my site.
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Limit a user to have access to only specified pages?

I have several users that I would like to put in user groups. The reason for this is each user group will have access to a specific set of pages or a specific custom post type. I would like to be able ...
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Plugin (smart archives reloaded) crashed site / no access on admin panel

During a clean up of my plugins inside of WordPress i deactivated the: smart archives reloaded plugin. Next up: a fatal error when i refreshed the page. Fatal error: Class 'SAR_Generator' not found ...
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How to detect if a viewer is not registered/not logged in and prompt the viewer to register/sign in?

I want to "lock" a certain portion of my website (i.e., user reviews) only to users who are registered and logged in. This is similar to what Quora does. However, this is not just a simple restrict ...
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Restrict custom post content to specific user

I've created a custom post type called Students with custom fields like ID #, Name, year, age, etc. With this, I have also created one "Student" post for each student in a school. What I want to do ...
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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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Post/Custom Post Type URL Access

Is there a way to prevent people from visiting a post's permalink? A lot of times we create posts or custom post types that end up being included as part of the content of a page or some other ...
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Allow users to create and store data and retrieve it on login

I write a wedding blog and would like to allow the subscribers to login and be able to create and save their own wedding guest lists. The data they store, should be retrievable on future login to the ...
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Only show category to certain user levels without plugin

I'm building a site for some army guys to share photos, and one thing keeps stumping me. They have some photos that they'd like everyone who is signed up for the site to view, and others that just ...
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The right way to update Front-End user profile fields individually?

I'm designing a Front-End user profile page, allowing users to view and update their own profile information. I have the template page made, with the code to edit the profile fields as a whole from a ...
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Hide page link in main menu from anonymous users

The title pretty much explains itself, I'm looking for a way/plugin to hide the menu link to a specific page from users that aren't logged in.
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How to redirect specific post type with user role

I have created custom post type Books in my functions.php. Now I want to redirect every user (assigned with editor role). When they click to Dashboard it goes to this page: ...
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How to give members access to their own protected page?

I'd like to give each member access to their own personal page that only I'll be able to edit. Each member will have their own personal page with private info. Do you have any suggestions on how to ...
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view and update form only for registered users

Requirement:- I have created a Form in wordpress, which have some fields e.g., article name, article type, upload article, author name, etc. Now i need, that only registered users can fill and ...
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Disable comments for a user?

Is there a way I could ban a registered user from posting comments, thus converting them to a read-only mode temporarily? Ideally I'd like this to be a set-it-and-forget-it solution (ban user for 2 ...
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Add new media uploader at frontend for wp 3.5+

I create a form for user to submit content from the frontend. The only problem is I don't know how to handler the image upload. So, I want to know how to use the WP media uploader in the frontend. ...
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Plugin creation - how to add user rights?

I wrote a little wordpress plugin and I want to grant only specific roles or users access to it. Is there a way to do this?
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Multi-Site Subfolder User Permission Issue

Currently I have a header file checking to see if users are logged in, and then a "landing" page which allows them to view all the sites they have access to within my multisite network. This ...
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Add manually created post to private group? (User Access Manager)

I'm just wondering if there's one specific function in this plugin's APIs that takes a post (maybe its ID, maybe its title, anything) and adds it to a group that has certain privacy settings. I'm ...
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How to “Global Ignore” / “Hell Ban” someone, restrict post visibility to the author only?

I'm looking for a way to deal with trolls by making any post they make invisible to everyone except them. This is known as a number of names "Global Ignore", "Hell Ban", "Troll Hack", "Tachy Goes to ...
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Is WordPress' is_user_logged_in() secure?

I've been wondering about this for a while. Is the following if statement safe enough? Is it easy to break through the code and get access to the content when not logged in? <?php if ( ...
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Some Subdomains on a Multisite Install Not Found

I am running WordPress multisite and can't access some subdomains. I can access the main website and other subdomains. According to isup.me these subdomains are up. Any idea why this would happen? ...
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How to programatically change username (user_login)?

As in the title, how to programatically change user's login? I wanted to use wp_inser_user function, but it appears that when updating current user, it doesn't change his/hers username. Should I use ...
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Share user table from WP with Drupal

I'm developing a sister website to a well-established private site that is already built in Wordpress. I can't use Wordpress to create what I need and I am therefore using Drupal. The owners of the ...
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Need to block user role from accessing bbPress all together

I've been looking at some options and I haven't seen a full solution to what I need. I need to block certain user_roles from accessing bbPress all together and from seeing the link to the page. Any ...
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add comments/votes to user posts

i am new to WP.I am developing a website for user to post their ideas and other users vote/comment on the ideas posted. I am using http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-idea-stream/ as a plugin to ...
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Only allow administrators and editors to access wp-admin

I am trying to restrict access to wp-admin so that only administrators and editors are allowed. At the moment I am using this function: function restrict_admin(){ //if not administrator, kill ...
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Custom Individual User Home Page set by the Admin

I need users to login and see their homepage as a custom page set by the admin with information he wants to display for them. Basically the user will login and only see the information pertinent to ...
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Allow User Can See His Post on his dashboard

I want to allow user that Post option display on his dashboard. Where User's Can Show only his post. How I manage this. Please Help me.
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Multiple User Accounts with 1 email address on Multisite

I recently found the following post dealing with overriding the error messages when trying to create another account on a multisite blog, when that email address already exists in the network. My ...
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Show different menus for login / logout user [closed]

I am try to show different menus for login and logout user. Here is perfect solution to do this and also work on Twenty eleven theme. But when I try to add this code to my woo theme's defination (in ...
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Wordpress blog fails to open

When I try to view/access my blog I get the following message.... Just wondering if anyone has any ideas as to the cause and the solution? Warning: ...
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localhost Wordpress administrator area access disabled temporarily due to widespread brute force attacks

I'm using wordpress for my site. On the Administrator login link there is this message coming up: "Wordpress administrator area access disabled temporarily due to widespread brute force attacks" So, ...
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How can I have different groups of editors only allowed to edit certain parent+subpages?

I've tried a bunch of different plugins, including Role Scoper, Advanced Access Manager, User Account Manager and more, to accomplish this but can't seem to get it working right. Basically, the ...
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What is the difference between “create_users” and “add_users” capabilities?

The codex lists both create_users and add_users under roles and capabilities. Does anyone know what is the difference between these two?
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Restrict admin access to certain pages for certain users

As the title says, I'd like to restrict back-end access to certain pages for certain users. While doing a site with 45-50 pages, I realised it would be a much better user experience if the Page menu ...
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Lost administrator privileges and can't find a fix

WordPress 3.5.1 Web Host: Windows Azure Cloud Database Host: Cleardb Web Server: IIS 7.5 I've built a custom child theme that runs on the Genesis Framework and it has multiple custom post types ...