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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 ...
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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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Allow Users Access to Custom Post Type Only

I am in a similar situation to this person, only I need a bit more hand-holding. I don't have a good understanding of php but can cut and paste code with the best of them. I have Justin Tadlock's ...
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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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Allow member to have access to custom post type only. Permission to only edit their own posts

OK I'm looking for the best way to attack this. I'm very comfortable with PHP and making custom post types with custom meta fields in WordPress. Here is what I'm looking at doing: User registers ...
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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 ...