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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: I need to be able to display ...
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Site admin that can see everything, but not save

Maybe it's strange question, but I'm interested in it; Is there any way to allow user display everything, that Admin can see (site options, custom types, plugins settings) but disallow to edit ...
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Hide page link in main menu from anonymous users

The title pretty much explains itself, I'm looking for a way/plugin to hide the menu link to a specific page from users that aren't logged in.
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Assigning User Account to Specific Hidden/Protected Post

I am relatively new to wordpress, but have been slowly adapting to it in comparison to Drupal. However, there is one problem that I have been stuck on for awhile now. We have about 100+ items in our ...
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How to bulk change user role to “No role for this site”

If I edit an individual user, the role dropdown menu has the option "— No role for this site —" (<option value="">— No role for this site —</option>): However this option doesn't exist ...
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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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How to get all capabilities of an existing user role

How can I get ALL the capabilities of an existing user role (eg. Author) ? I'll be using it to quickly duplicate an existing user role, then create a new role then assign or remove capabilities to a ...
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Restrict the user access in multi site for non-assigned blogs

What is the better way to restrict a user of any role being logging into a blog of wordpress multisite network if he/she is not assigned to that particular blog as a user even though he is an ...
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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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How to 'unpublish' or 'hide' posts when user role changes?

I'm working on a website that assigns different roles to different users - and I'm looking a functionality I would probably best describe as 'reverse access control': First, users of role "A" are ...
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How to solve Access denied for user ''@'localhost' (using password: NO)

I just upgraded WordPress from v3.5.1 to v4.4.2. I also updated the database per the pop-up note in my WP admin panel. Now when I make change to a page, I get this error: Access denied for user ''...
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Users are required to login to my site. How define user.member boolean, its permissions, and conditionally display/handle behavior based on it

Users are required to login to my site. They are redirected to the login page and not allowed past the login page until they authenticate. Once authenticated, they can access most of the website. ...
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Can an admin check passwords of registered users?

I have a site where I open accounts for users and hand over login credentials to them. Now, Let's say that a user forgot his password, and wants to reset it. He clicks "Lost your password?" link on ...
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Redirect admin 403 “Cheatin uh?” admin pages

Blocking role capabilities on the admin returns the 403 "Cheatin Uh?" page. What is the best way to redirect this to 403 page to perhaps the dashboard, homepage, or a custom 403 page? I know I could ...
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Restricting access to specific site in multi-site platform

I am working on a multi-site platform and I need to allow only certain user-role (i.e Seller) to access specific site. For example: everybody can access domain.com, but I need to set a rule so that ...
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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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You do not have permission to access this document on form submit

I have few little problem. If i submitted the user credential for login no matter login detail correct or incorrect page goes to Forbidden on submit button. What i do for this problem Forbidden page ...
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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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track logged in user link/clicks

I'm stumped here. I'm trying to track specific links on my site and report back time stamp of when a user clicked that link. These are for specific downloads and only registered users can access the ...
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Allow a user to update another user's profile

I have a membership site using the Woocommerce Membership Plugin with a number of levels of memberships: student, standard and institutional. They are all able to go in and update their own ...
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REST API: How can I restrict a custom post type to only be accessible by authenticated users?

I have a custom post type configured to be accessible via the WP Rest API v2. How do I lock the access to this custom post type so that only the authenticated users can perform GET requests?
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Signed-in as admin on just part of the site

I recently upgraded from WP 3.1 to 4.4.1. In the new setup, I am apparently seen as signed-in (as an admin) just on parts of the website (/blog/*) but not on other pages (that do not have the /blog/ ...
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How do I get the access type in WordPress?

How do I get the access type (from desktop or mobile) in WordPress? Here is a possible solution posted here. function yundanran_get_access_type() { $is_wap=false; $user_agent = $_SERVER['...
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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 ...
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How to enable to the user send content and save as draft entry?

I was wondering if is there a way to enable to the user to send content using a form, to select different options like categories, attach images and so on, and after submit the content save as a draft ...
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Restrict access to custom post type and filter from every query

I created a custom post type topic which is just for internal use. I managed to assign the correct capabilities so that users of certain roles can edit/publish/delete posts. Now I want to redirect ...
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Create custom post with custom user rules

I am create a custom user post type testimonial and want to give permission to user to edit and delete there post but its show some error. 1. I created user rule. function ...
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How can i create a pages for anonymous users in custom plugin..?

I am very new to WP. My requirement is to create a small Booking System as a plugin. I have 5 different pages for entering details step by step and Users can book as anonymous. Admin only need a mail ...
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Wordpress logged in users see 180 days every day other content on a particular page

What I want is this: A user logs in for the first time and gets 180 days. In these 180 days , he can visit the information page . On this page the content changes every day in this 180 days. Each day ...
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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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Redirect non-admin users away from wp-admin/index.php (main dashboard page) to wp-admin/profile.php

I've set it so non-admin user can't see the "Dashboard" link or can't have access to the main "wp-admin/index.php" page. I've also added a plugin that restrict non-admin users from creating a new page....
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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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How do I control the list of Pages an author can see?

Using one of the role managers,I enabled Authors to edit/create Pages). The edit/create pages screen shows a tree of all the pages in the system. Is there a way for (beside going into the core) To ...
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How to get permissions to read the post

I have a problem to make this kind of functionality within Wordpress. Three equal user groups: A, B and C. I have a list of all posts with different permission assigned to read them: posts open to ...
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Unique password to access a section site

I am working on a wordpress site. I am selling a digital course on it. Users interested in the course will pay locally via bank and send me payment details. So after I confirm their payment I will ...
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Copy a user from one WordPress site to another

Is it possible to copy a user from one WordPress site to another? I copied the record from the user table and all the related records from the usermeta table (12 records by default) but I think ...
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Using JWT to authenticate a user with an external system?

We have a WordPress application which is going to be linked with a parent system. We want to use JWT for authenticating with the parent. The idea is, if the user is not logged in on the parent, he ...
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Why does get_posts only show results for Admins or logged-out users?

I use a get_posts() call with these arguments: array(6) { ["include"]=> string(14) "1633,1634,1635" ["post_status"]=> string(3) "any" ["post_type"]=> string(10) "attachment" [...
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remove wp admin menu by customer user role

I have a custom user that i'm trying to minimize access for. I have a few admin menus in the toolbar that I'd like removed but only for this customer user role. I currently have it working for ...
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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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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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Only allow administrators and editors to access wp-admin

I am trying to restrict access to wp-admin so that only administrators and editors are allowed. At the moment I am using this function: function restrict_admin(){ //if not administrator, kill ...
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How to programatically change username (user_login)?

As in the title, how to programatically change user's login? I wanted to use wp_insert_user function, but it appears that when updating current user, it doesn't change their username. Should I use $...
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Set default page for user account in admin

I have set up an ecommerce site using wordpress/woocommerce and am now adding the users who will be dealing with the orders to the site. The only part of the site that they need to have access to is ...
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Allow anonymous user to access Themes Customizer

I created a theme and use Themes Customizer. Is there any way I can give anonymous users access to the themes customizer without the ability to save it? It will be very convenient in terms of user ...
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Username has been exposed

I am running a WordPress installation, I am using the theme created by my own. I haven't displayed any author related information in the theme. But I am getting server logs with domain/author/author-...
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How can I allow access to two user accounts using one login?

I have spent the last two hours searching for this and I cannot find a solution to my problem. I have a WP site with WooCommerce running which allows to users to create their own store. My client ...
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Where are $current_user->allcaps set?

I recently found a problem with WP in which even the admin has no permission to get to anything on /wp-admin/. Oddly enough, when I compared the $current_user->allcaps to those on a normal site, I ...
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How can I hide media library images from general users?

As an admin I really like the features and functionality of the WordPress 3.5 media manager. With a multi-user site however all users can see all images in the media library - whether uploaded by ...
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How to List only the users created by a particular user

How can I list only the users created by any particular logged in user. Suppose,I'm a Subscriber and there are users already registered, I then added User1(as Associate), User2(as Subscriber). When I ...