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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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Multisite Independent User Base

I run a multisite blog farms with all blogs having a consistent functionalities (theme and plugins and some basic content), but independent from each other in terms of user database. I would like to ...
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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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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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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 ...
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How do I hide one menu item link for logged in and logged out users [closed]

Using bbPress and s2Member, I need to hide the registration link in the menu for logged in users and the members directory link for non logged in users.
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Protect custom php file with login

I've developed a php app and I'd like that it's restricted to WP users (use WP like a private area). Is there a way to use WP is_user_logged_in function in a custom file (i.e. www.mysite.com/app.php)? ...
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Create a WordPress administrator without access to back-end

My site recently got hacked, and all my admin users lost their administrator level access. But when I access mySQL database, I saw all the users still exist. How can I create an administrator when I ...
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Upload PDF and other files from the Front-End

I am trying to create a medical website, where logged-in doctors can actually upload pdfs and other files (such as jpg) from the front-end in posts. Then, after reloading the page, the uploaded files ...
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How to change user role setting in members plugin so that user can only edit his own post?

I want enable a user to only edit specific post. I am using the members plugin. I do not see a way to achieve this. Do I need to do some code for that post? Thank you!
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How to protect post attachments related to a custom post type, from non-logged in users, on 1 subsite of a multisite installation?

I'm developing a simple "member's only" section within a website, with the sole intention of allowing the client to post files for their members. I've come to realize quickly that the posts' ...
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Why: sticky front page code, shows latest non-sticky on logged-in front page

I have this code to display only the latest sticky post on the front page. the strange thing is that, when I'm logged-in it shows non-sticky latest post, even if it's private... <?php ...
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Add a wordpress blog to my website having users

I have a php/mysql based site with users segregated into different groups... i want to add blogging system to it so that each group has its own blog which can be authored by users who are designated ...
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Auto log in hook is requiring a page refresh

I have a simple auto log in hook that looks like the following: function auto_login() { if (!is_user_logged_in()) { //Removed some code for brevity. $user = ...
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Post list based on the user that is logged in

I've been all over this site and google, and the WP codex looking for an answer to this one. I know it's out there, and I know it's easy. Maybe has something to do with user_nicename, but I just can't ...
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Restrict dashboard access for specific user roles to specific actions

I have a script that enables a logged in user (role Author) to delete their own posts using get_delete_post_link(). However, I also want to be able to restrict the author's access to the dashboard. ...
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Restrict Author role to only 3 wp-admin pages

I allow the author user role to add/edit posts (using a custom post type called "User Posts") as well as add/edit their own media from wp-admin. I currently have it set up so that the only menu items ...
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How to get the ID of the currently logged in user?

I want to get the ID of the currently logged in user. I've found the function: get_current_user_id which seems to be working, however I'm not sure what 'current' means in this context. Meaning if the ...
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How to create a front facing user sign up, log in and profile pages like FoodGawker.Com [closed]

Title: How to create a front facing user sign up, log in and profile pages like FoodGawker.Com Body: Hey everyone! I'll be as direct and detailed as possible. :) I want to be able to sign up ...
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Use Wordpress engine for user registration and management

I am building a web app and would like to use the Wordpress Engine only for Authentication and User Management. Is there any good tutorials out there on how I can connect only the back end of ...
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Is there an existing capability to allow editing of only pre-existing pages? If not, a good way to implement this?

I'm working on a setup for which I need general users to be able to edit a specific list of pages, but not create any new ones. Looking through the Codex, I don't see anything that will come close to ...
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Check if specific username is logged in

How can you check if specific username is logged in?
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Conditional menu for registerd users/guests (Genesis framework)

I'm running Genesis Framework on WordPress and I have to display a different top menu for logged in users and a different one for unregistered users (guests). I created the 2 menus in the WP backend ...
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add_option_page capability behaving strange

I am trying to build a class to make the job off adding new settings easier. The trouble I am having is that, although I have traced the variable through all of it's stages, the string ...
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User Access Manager plugin

I have updated the UAM plugin from 1.0Beta2 to 1.1.4 (latest at the moment) and it stopped working. When I select a group to have rights for an article - the selection is not saved. I checked with ...
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Restrict access and display for categories

Is it possible to choose specific categories that will only be displayed to logged in members? I tried to find a plugin or a PHP solution that does that but could not find anything that was still ...
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Making a Custom Post type only visible to non-users via a specific link

I am working on creating a small web-app with wordpress as the framework. It allows you to input a customer and in turn sends an email to the customer with a link back to the website in order to ...
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Theoretical Multi-Server WordPress Setup with Shared Users

The organization I work for would benefit if we could take the existing WordPress installations that are located on several (~5) different servers and be able to use a universal database with the ...
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create a back-end wordpress content submission using custom post type

I have a previously created thread here, but was recommended to make a new one: I need basic help with custom post types. Basically here's my project: I have to create a back-end wordpress gui user ...
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How to make future posts visible to selected visitors without login

I run a website that I run stories that deal with other people's work and I want to allow them to view the specific post dealing with them, but without them having a wordpress login. I tried making ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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.