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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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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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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 = ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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2answers
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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 ...
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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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Client login area with gallery

I'm working on a website for my photography business, and I've been using smugmug's gallery management and sort of login tools (im a very tacky way) to give each client a login they could then use to ...
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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 ...
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Let new user role to 'edit_others_posts' of other user role, not of its own type

In my system, I'm making two new roles: Third Party (TP) (lesser privileges) Data Entry Operator (DEO) (powerful over Third Party - but not of its own group) My CPT 'capabilities' parameter is ...
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Managing Users and Creating Groups [closed]

We're going to be transitioning from a small, outdated CMS that's no longer supported, to WordPress for our new CMS. Our old CMS allows us to restrict access on the back-end so that by default User A ...
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1answer
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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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Add new media uploader at frontend for wp 3.5+

I create a form for user to submit content from the frontend. The only problem is I don't know how to handler the image upload. So, I want to know how to use the WP media uploader in the frontend. ...
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show text If special user is logged

I want to check if special user id is logged in WordPress. i know we have a function name is_user_logged_in() but we can't change the id of user logged in, in this function. I need a function like ...
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How to restrict access to uploaded files?

I have a restricted area on a website that can only be accessed by logged in users. For that I created a page template with a 'current_user_can()' condition. My problem is that the documents attached ...
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Prevent user to see detail view of attachment of another user

This plugin prevents unprivileged users to see images, that other users uploaded: add_filter('parse_query', 'own_content_only_restriction' ); function own_content_only_restriction( $wp_query ) { ...
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Require users to login first before accessing certain product pages?

Some of my products are "external" products...so if the user clicks Buy Now, etc, they go to a different site. So, before they can do that, I'd like them to have to register on my site (or be logged ...
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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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Is there a way to set the user Role based on email domain

For example if a user registered with the email domain: example@gmail.com They will be set as a contributer. but if any other email such as example@hotmail.com they will be set as a subscriber? ...
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Editing posts using user credits

I am looking for a cleaner or better way to accomplish the following. Credits are stored as user meta _credits (int). Users can only edit pages, posts, custom post types if they have credits left. ...
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hide the administrator from the users dashboard

How can I hide the administrator from the users dashboard after wp-admin login? All the options I have found here are for older version of Wp and do not work. WP Version 4.1.1
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MySQL Trigger Help

I followed this question's answer to make my multiple wp installations to use a single user database, I want this: to happen every-time a new user registers. Can someone teach me how to make a ...
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Randomize access to post

I want to have have my users gain access to certain posts randomly when they register and then once a week randomly give them access to another post that they didn't previously have access to. The ...