The tag has no wiki summary.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
172 views

Using my own user table

Quite a broad question but I was wondering if it's possible to remove user management from WordPress and let it be handled by a remote database? I have an existing user table with everything I need ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Filtering the Admin Comments List to Show Only Comments from the Current User?

In the Comments page (/wp-admin/edit-comments.php), every logged in user can see all the site comments. I'd like the users to see only his/her own comments and the comments that are left to ...
1
vote
1answer
112 views

Users can only view their content from the front end

There was a great answer to how users can manage their posts only from the back-end. What I am wondering, is how to allow users to only see their posts, pages, etc, which have their user id attached ...
2
votes
2answers
238 views

How to show a category post to a specific registered user

I'm working a private blog and I'd like to know if this can be done with any other plugin or any other way: Lets say we have 3 categories: CA, CB and CC, and 3 users, UA, UB and UC, all of them can ...
7
votes
6answers
2k views

How to restrict attachment download to a specific user?

I have a very specific use case where the site built for a lawyer and each of his clients can login to their own 'specific page/portal' (custom post type) without the ability to access wp-admin etc. ...
0
votes
1answer
767 views

WordPress Login redirection according to user role

In my application a user needs to 1stlogin and is then able to access the website. There are 3 different user roles in use on my site administrator editor contributor User can login ...
-1
votes
1answer
44 views

How to post data to a word press site in case of a mobile app

I have a site made with word press. I came across a requirement where a developer tries to log in from an ipad or iphone into word press site. Is there any plugin to achieve this ?. there is a ...
1
vote
1answer
684 views

pre_get_posts Remove posts based on meta value with 'post__not_in'

I am attempting to alter the query of pages where the post meta value of _members_access_role does not meet that of the currently logged-in user. Here is what I have so far: // Get all posts with the ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

Limit access to posts/pages by user roles

I'm looking for a way to protect content by user roles. Example: you have to be registered to view posts (frontend). If a user is a subscriber he can read post 1, 2 and 3, but if the user is a ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to manually activate user in dashboard only by admin

I'm looking for a function that allows admins (only) to activate new users. When a user registers he have to be approved by the admin before he gets access to log in. Does anyone know how I can do ...
3
votes
1answer
310 views

The 'user_has_cap' hook seems to take two page loads to trigger

This question relates to another question I asked recently (http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/29009/how-to-assign-specific-users-the-capability-to-edit-specific-pages-posts-cus/), the ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Is there a plugin that lets users request an account on the site?

Is there a Wordpress plugin that lets users fill in a form to request an account that then has to be cleared/activated by an admin for the user to get access?
0
votes
2answers
213 views

Common user login for two different wordpress installation and bbpress

I have situation, that i need common user login for Blog A Blog B bbPress I found the solution Single use login for two wordpress installation from Justin Tadlock Blog. Installing two WordPress ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Make (custom) post type accessible only by custom query

I am trying to make a web application based on wordpress. This application needs some text data to process and then display to users. For that I use a custom post type. So far so good. Problem is, I ...
0
votes
1answer
197 views

Allowing logged in users to create custom posts

I'm looking to create a site with a wide array of user contributed content. I have strong experience in programming, and I'm evaluating Wordpress for the task. My question: Having created a custom ...
0
votes
1answer
163 views

Add existing user as administrator

I run several wordpress sites that I created. A friend has asked me to help admin his existing site. So we want to add my userid as admin to his site. However, User | Add User allows addition of a ...
1
vote
1answer
357 views

How to display only logged in user's post comments in comments area

I am making a custom Wordpress site where School students logged in and add their posts. I am giving them rights to use wp-admin panel with little customization and modification. QUESTION: "How can ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

authenticate user without password from email activation link [duplicate]

I have my own activation mail for new users that are added via a plugin in the wp backend by an admin. The user is also added as an author to a post and I want him to activate the post (which will ...
0
votes
1answer
536 views

How to Add Author Editing Capability to Existing Post by Admin

I apologize if this is mentioned on here but I can't find any information! Anyway, I am building a WordPress site where I created the content with my administrator account. However, once the site is ...
0
votes
1answer
100 views

Profiles site with access levels

I'm building a site for a intranet that display data about people (totally legal!!). we will call these people Alumni. The structure is like this: there are three roles, administrators, alumni, ...
1
vote
2answers
605 views

How to check if user is in back end?

In my application, i have one form. Now if user is in front end i want to display the title but if he is in back end i do not want to display it. I do not want to check it based on user role.
1
vote
2answers
888 views

How can I create an upload page for (and only visible to) specific users?

I'm working on a WordPress site we have for some software my lab is developing. What I'd like to do is add a page that would allow collaborating groups to upload their data to us for testing, but that ...
0
votes
1answer
575 views

Control Category of each user can post

i need to know if has some plugin to control category of each user can post. Exemple: USER A - Only can post on the category A USER B - Only can post on the category B Thanks for TIPS!!!
1
vote
1answer
384 views

Capability for allowing user to post own comments without moderation

I work at a radio station that has several WP user roles -- for simplicity sake, let's say Admin, Programmer, Subscriber, in decreasing order of ability. Currently, Admin users need to approve ...
5
votes
3answers
979 views

Allowing specific users to only add posts using certain custom taxomy terms

I was searching through the forums, but I can only find slightly related issues. This is my problem: I'd like to assign some editors the capability to only add posts in a predefined term of a custom ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Front end user meta options for users

I have created user meta options using this tutorial. Now I want to know how to allow users to edit (update) certain custom user meta options that I created. Users already have a template account ...
0
votes
2answers
125 views

Restricting certain blog posts by date?

I'm building my friends blog and he asked me a rather odd request. He wants the latest five blog posts to be visible to non-registered members but not to others. I'm using s2Member for membership ...
0
votes
2answers
191 views

Is Wordpress secure enough for a multi-user article directory?

One of my friends is going to launch a small article directory (ex: http://ezinearticles.com/) using WP. The site will be hosted on a shared hosting in the beginning and will be moved to a dedicated ...
0
votes
1answer
108 views

how to allow all users who register to a main domain be automatically be registered to all subdomains

i'm looking for how to let those users who registered on a subdomain be automatically be registered in all my subdomains. in this case, the users don't need to register again to the subdomains, when ...
1
vote
2answers
84 views

moving server can not login

I design my site in win7 system, and today before a server rent, I moving my blog from win7 to my another computer witch is installed CentOS 5.5 for a last test, I have reference the article ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Create a User Role with permissions to only upload files to the media library?

Some of the employees at my organization need to be able to upload files to a folder and share a link with others. It’s primarily documents like pictures, pdf’s and Word documents. And instead of ...
0
votes
2answers
461 views

Access denied error when logged in as admin

What are the possible causes for getting the "You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page." message when logged in as admin? I've done a lot of searching and found a lot of possible ...
-2
votes
1answer
869 views

Is it possible to tell if a user is logged into Wordpress from looking at the cookies which are set?

Is it possible to tell if a user is logged into Wordpress from looking at the cookies which are set on a site? If not, how could I add hooks to the login success and logout actions and set my own ...
0
votes
1answer
305 views

Specific plugin for custom user information access?

I've been looking for a while now, but I couldn't find anything near to what I need. Maybe I'm not using the right keywords, that's why I'm asking it here. I need a plugin where the administrator is ...
0
votes
2answers
196 views

Suggestions for allowing basic users to view their own posts?

I have a client that needs to give access to her clients certain documents. She wants the ability to give them user name and password, so once they log in, they go directly to their page or post which ...
2
votes
1answer
227 views

Add user capability and check against it

I just realized the following: // Call the current user info global $current_user; // Add a capability // and set the 2nd argument ($grant) to false $current_user->add_cap( 'some_cap', false ); ...
0
votes
1answer
323 views

front end editing using iFrames, best approach?

I was going to give users back end access to edit entries but don't like the idea of them having access to the back end. I currently am using/developing with Adminize and Role Scooper and have set up ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Split post edit screen into sub-edit screens for users, is this good or bad, and is it possible?

I am working on my user back end access in which users can control a few posts based on post type as well as submit posts in a few other areas (Guides and Encyclopedia entries). The single post types ...
0
votes
1answer
533 views

How to make user inactive by default while registering?

When user registers to my site I want to make them inactive by default so I can manually update their status and send them their login info. I am using wordpress 3.1.2. Is it possible? Are there any ...
0
votes
1answer
75 views

User Data Handling between two plugins

I have a facebook authentication plugin installed. I also have a premium content plugin installed. When a user authenticates with facebook they are logged in as a subscriber. When a user signs up ...
2
votes
1answer
124 views

Restricting access to content

I'm developing a functionality to let only customers and doctors have access to exam results. But i'm not so sure about the strenght of my code in securing view only to those authorised. I've gotten ...
0
votes
2answers
649 views

Give users acces to admin a single post or set up WP network?

I have a directory styled site in which companies are listed. I would like to give the owners of the companies(the ones on my site) the option to take control of the content in their company entry. ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Redirecting or displaying a message on first login

I've been trying to decipher a way to display a message to a user on first login and can't seem to get it to work. I'm not sure what I'm missing, or if there's something else I need to do. Any help ...
1
vote
1answer
366 views

Restrict access of admin uploads to certain logged-in users?

This is a very open-ended, speculative question with lots of possible angles: has anyone worked with ways to restrict the access of certain uploads to a logged in user? I.e., how can the site admin ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Allowing WordPress.org/com accounts on a self-hosted install

Hopefully a basic question, but one that plagues me nonetheless. I have a couple of self-hosted WordPress installs on my website. An issue that I have is that I have common users registered for ...
1
vote
1answer
460 views

How do you add a custom option to user data?

I would like to add avatars to my users. I have a limited group on a site I'm working. Uploading isn't really a problem we can just put the images on the server and use URL's to set our avatars(Only ...
0
votes
1answer
122 views

User generated content and security

I'm gonna create a new site. I want to make the site as user generate able content site. Basically this is my site's function. Users signup in my wordpress site, Submit content from wp-admin panel, ...
1
vote
1answer
138 views

Is user listing on wordpress private?

I'm creating a website using Wordpress. Users are registering on it as "Subscribers". When you register, you have a small panel with some custom info on it (that I made, creating a custom template) ...
0
votes
1answer
334 views

Building Forums with Custom Post Types

I'm trying to build some sort of a discussion boards by using custom post types and the built in comments. The structure is as following: An archive page to list all the pages of the Forum type, so ...
3
votes
5answers
945 views

Moving wordpress from localhost to server throws admin panel access error?

I've a working version of wordpress in localhost and i tried to move them to the remote server. As i've another wordpress installed in the same server and tried to rename the current tables to the ...