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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.
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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 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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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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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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) ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to inhibit dashboard and profile management access to normal users?

I am developing a site using Wordpress, phpbb3 and WP phpbb Bridge. Users have to manage their profile through phpbb3 and I would like to inhibit normal users access to page mysite.com/wp-admin/ . ...
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Creating a podcast directory site - how to allow user to upload “large” files?

I wish to create a podcast directory site. For which, I'd like the users of my site to be able to upload audio files which are "large" (e.g: more then 2 or 8 MB), and to make that upload "easily" go ...
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How to add another user to this remove_menu function?

Pretty self-explanatory. How does one add another user to this function for functions.php, i.e., user2, who will be shown different menu items than user1? I tried adding another ...
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Disable all admin UI access to authors (except to custom post type add, edit and modify)

I just created a custom post type named Catalog. Where authors can create as many entries they need. But I need to restrict/deny access to all admin parts: Posts, Profile, Media or other admin parts ...
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Edit Post VS Custom Form

I have a blog which relies heavily on user generated content. I would like my users to be able to create posts, but the posts must only have specific fields: title content an attached image two ...
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Timed content and flagging content as viewed by user?

I'm trying to put together a site with membership functionality and i'm having most of what i need together. However, what's still missing in the mix are two things: 1) I need to be able to display ...
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Allowing an email as the username?

Is it possible to allow people to utilize their email as their username?
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How can I hide a category from Contributors in the edit/add new post screen?

I have a situation where I need to hide a specific category and it's children from users who are logged in as Contributors. I don't want them to see this category and it's children in the categories ...
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Restrict post to user_id

I only want a post to be viewable by the administrator and one user. (So I would have a post for each user) I am thinking of using the Members plugin and meta-data/custom fields to restrict the ...
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Upgrade Nightmare - No Posts, Permissions Issues and Can't Create a new post

Symptoms: Can't view ANY previous Posts, but the correct totals are listed by class - published, draft.... When creating a new post - no save or publish button Unable to administer ANY plug-ins - ...
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Disallowing Users of a Custom Role from Deleting or Adding Administrators?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Custom User Role Restrictions") A project I am working on requires me to create two new user roles - one for the owner of the website and the other for ...