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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 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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wp_update_user not updating

In desperation I am asking for help in this forum too - if someone (ANYONE!) could take a look a this post and see if they could help I'd be eternally grateful ...
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How to remove “Super Admin” from All Users for those that are not a “Super Admin”?

I would like to remove the filter at the top that says "Super Admin" for users that are not a "Super Admin". How do I go about doing this? This screenshot shows what I am talking about:
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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 ...
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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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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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Adding guestbook to my wordpress site

I´m trying to add something like a guestbook, where the user can write about our services, something like comments with few more content like country, facebook page... should i do this with a single ...
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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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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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each user having category with their name and can add sub categories post in that category

I am looking for help or plugin for the following conditions of my site I am using wordpress 3.0+ version. my site is about School where students will get register and post their experience and ...
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How to check main site user level from subsite in a multisite network

I'm using wordpress multisite. I installed s2member plugin. s2member plugin creates 4 extra level. I mean like level1,level2,.... I'm displaying content using this code if ...
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Allowing users to edit only their page and nobody else's

We currently have about 50 pages, each of which I want a user (eg, bob, rob, smith) to be able to edit only 1 page. For example, bob & smith each have their own page. I do not want bob to be ...
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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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How can I get multisite primary blog (url or path) for current user?

In a multisite setup, when users are visiting a blog/site that there are not a member, I would like to display a link to "HOME" that takes them to their "primary" blog. I know how to determine if a ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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!!!
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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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User access control in sidebar archive and categorires

Could someone please help me solve my problem which is: I want content restrictions based on user roles and a sidebar category based on user roles. I have three type of user roles: Beginner, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Grant a person permission to moderate all comments on a blog without giving them the ability to edit other peoples post

I'm trying to figure out how to create a wordpress role that grants the user the ability to only moderate all comments (including for posts that aren't there own). The only way I've been able to do ...
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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 ...
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Plugins that restrict access based on user group/roles

I'm quite shocked to learn that out of all the Restrict Access plugins for WordPress, there's not one I can find that suits my needs. Basically I have two requirements: Do not display the page in ...
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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 ...
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How do I create a custom role capability?

I wish to create a custom capability for accessing the interface of my plugin. Should the plugin manage adding this capability to all the administrator accounts on activation? If so: Does WordPress ...
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Specific plugin for custom user information access? [closed]

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 ...
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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 ); ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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How to set privilege to wordpress subscriber for private page

I am having private page.I want to show this page only when "subscriber" logged in."Editor" should not access this page.How can i set the privilege.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Why is the reset password key missing in the reset password email?

Wordpress 3.2.1 - The reset password URL in the email generated by http://mysite.com/wp-login.php?action=lostpassword does not contain a valid key and so users are unable to reset their password. We ...
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How to assign specific users the capability to edit specific pages / posts / custom post types

I'm trying to implement what seemed like a relatively straight forward idea, basically I am building an access control plugin to control viewing and editing of a custom post type (in this case ...
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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 ...