User meta data consists of key-value pairs pertaining to the according user ID.

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Display user meta by different user role

I have added in my functions.php child theme some user meta and works no problem, but I need to display this data only inside a user profile with a specific user role named "rivenditore" and if is ...
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Update another users meta

I'm using gravity forms and have a fairly extensive profile for each user. They are able to add 5 other forms of data to their profile/user meta. My users are able to send an email to a non user and ...
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Issue with foreach on duplicate meta_key's

Im storing using add_user_meta custom values that get sent to the front page of the website. Here is the php code. $user_query = new WP_User_Query( array( 'fields' => 'ID' ) ); ...
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Grouping users under parent user

What it needs to be like: one "super user" with user role company normal users with user role employee I don't want "super user" to be able to have more capabilities, especially admin-like ...
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How to get last login Access Date and time

I have seen similar question Here at First and Second. But these two are not close to my code. Let me show my code here. add_action('wp_login', 'set_last_login'); //function for setting the ...
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delete_user_meta Delete one value out of array

The code I have is not working cause the value saved as array and I'm not sure how to fix this. // Remove favorite authors from current users DB function fav_author_remove_user(){ ...
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update_user_meta add value on the top on existing value

I'm working on a plugin that will allow people to favorite authors on WP site. When you click on Favorite this author button, it will send author ID to below function and save that value in DB. ...
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Querying users by meta value and getting a strange answer

Here is my case: I am trying to get all users with some value related to a specific meta key. In other words, I don't want to select users that have nothing on that meta key (mps_finalDate). So here ...
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Checkbox not showing as checked on UserProfile (even with checked=“checked”)

I have a dynamic list of checkboxes that are showing on a user profile in the admin area (user-edit.php). A user should be able to select the checkboxes which will save their selections as an array ...
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How to change user role using hook

I have created some custom user field , so i can manage my users as dealer in my website . Now my problem is with that user role , i want to make something in my function.php to check if my custom ...
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How to echo billing phone number under My Account in Woocommerce? [closed]

We're wish to get customer's billing_phone number & then put it under "My Account" or "My Address" section. This way, our billing support can look up for a number to call from the front-end, w/o ...
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Store extra user values permanently

I need to store an extra value for users. I have made an extra field on the users page and on the "add new user" page. When adding a new user the extra value is stored using "update_user_meta": ...
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What is rich_editing?

I wanted to learn more about shortcodes with button implementation since I do not use them much and I have been doing a lot of research on the topic and the questions and tutorials I run across use a ...
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Show number of posts by logged in user

How to display the number of posts written by the logged in user. Here is what i got from the codex so far <?php echo 'Number of posts published by user: ' . count_user_posts( 5 ); ?>
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How can I create a search field that includes user meta?

I have a site with a number of users with a bunch of custom fields in the user section. I need those fields to be searchable by a user visiting the site. I'm not an experienced web developer but I ...
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How to get top 10 user is based on user meta value

I'm trying to get top 10 users in my wordpress blog based on user meta value. I've tried few methods & finally able to get just top one user using below wpdb query. But clueless, how we can get ...
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Updating user meta

I'm struggling to figure out to get the code to update a single current user meta. For instance if I want to update their first name automatically. I'm using $current_user = wp_get_current_user(); ...
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Globally Change Name of User Profile Fields

I am trying to globally change the name of user profile fields or add new fields to the users' profile (whichever is easier and takes less resources). I tried using something like: add_filter( '...
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How can I sort get_users() by any value (last_name, user defined fields and more)

I want to sort the result of get_users() by last name, first name, user defined fields or whatever. How can I achieve this while still using get_users()?
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wp_usermeta - Read from database, but save function broken

I added a custom field to the profile-page of WordPress users called "uidnumber" and it reads values from the database just fine, however it just doesn't save anything. I'd rather save it in ...
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How do I change the user via SQL?

I change a user via SQL in wordpress: SET @old_user='old_user'; SET @new_user='new_user'; UPDATE wp_users SET user_login = replace(user_login, @old_user, @new_user); UPDATE wp_users SET ...
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get users nickname uploaded media

I want to get the users nickname who uploaded a media file. I'm getting all media files with this code and want to link to the users nickname / profile <?php $args = array( ...
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How to Create Click Counter -User Meta-?

How can I update current user's score? What am I doing wrong? Here is my code: <form action="" method="post"> <input type="submit" value="click me!" name="clicks"> </form> &...
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Add method for tracking who referred new users

A client wants me to make somthing like user genealogy. It would work as follows: each user has a page that only they can access (or one page that loads from logged-in user) and on this page they ...
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How can checkbox be added in admin users list be made editable in edit profile page and save value as checked and unchecked?

Here is my code in functions.php function X_member_user_table( $columns ) { $columns['dbem_X_member_f'] = 'Discount'; return $columns; } add_filter( 'manage_users_columns', '...
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Edit Account - read and write to MySQL

I have user data that's being saved to and read from the database as they are all standard WordPress fields. example: $user->user_email And here's the code I have inside the form-edit-account....
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Wordpress /users/me endpoint request forbidden

Using Wordpress's plugin WP REST API version 1, there is an endpoint called /users/me which response with data for the currently logged-in user. When I requested /users/me I got 403 Request Forbidden ...
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Admin user edit - Grab newly submitted user meta immediately after update/submit

I am trying push user update fields to an api via user profile edit or admin user edit. I have successfully allowed user to update their own profile and have it also update the remote api with same (...
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How to query users by meta value, even when meta key doesn't exist?

The problem is that users for whom votes_total doesn't exist are getting skipped. See below: $args = array( 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'OR', array( ...
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Redirecting to an external URL

I want to add a URL on my website. Something like website.com/drive_folder When someone presses that link (and he can only see it on a page when he is logged in), it will send him to a Google Drive ...
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How to get its meta_value of a specific meta_key within wp_usermeta

Using the S2member plugin, a meta_key for the last-payment-time is automatically stored in WordPress DB under table wp_usermeta (custom field is called wp_meds2member_last_payment_time). From ...
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Hook or action to save profile fields at specific time

i want to make a field in the user profile to know who added this user, the problem is that this field displays the current logged in user, i wonder if the is a hook or action to make this custom ...
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Query users by custom taxonomy and user role

I'm trying to make a query for users using WP_User_Query() I need to filter users by role shop_manager and custom taxonomy called shop-category and current taxonomy term ID. The code I have so far: &...
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Find matches of a variable in custom usermeta

I have variable $var which is dynamic. I want to find if there are any matches of this variable in custom user meta - "authmeta" and return the user_id of the corresponding entry if any matches are ...
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How can I develop a plugin for Rating Authors?

I am well familiar with plugin development in WordPress and have an understanding of user_meta. I was trying to find a way to find a plugin to rate user_type:"Authors" but could not find.
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Need help getting a certain value out of a multi dimensional array

I'm looking to retrieve a specific meta value for users from the Wordpress types plugin. I know the value is stored in a wpcf-team-experience-member-type. This is a checkbox option and I'd like to ...
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update_user_meta adding new rows in db for same key

I have added new user meta for a given user. Let's call it title. Every time I run $user = get_user_by('login',$username); update_user_meta($user->ID, 'title','Manager'); The meta is not ...
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get_user_meta returning old data

I have a page template that creates a user directory listing for certain of my site users. I have no caching plugin and I get the same result from local development server, remote development server ...
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How do I add and verify new user meta data?

I'd like to give users a field that they can fill out -- with an option for me to verify / not verify. Take for example every user has a field -- Total Cars Owned : [number] They can enter in ...
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Why does the usermeta table contain html entities?

As a plugin developer, I have been storing special characters like ampersand as is in MySQL tables, then converting them to html entities after retrieving them for display. Now I discover that (for ...
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Multiple Values for one meta field group

Im using WP (Buddypress specifically) to allow users to upload their job and education experience. I need to allow users to upload multiple instances for each (most people have gone to more than 1 ...
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update_user_meta(): invisible data storage

I try to customize users profile using this code (from this tutorial) : <?php function extra_user_profile_fields( $user ) { ?> <h3>Autres</h3> <table class="form-table"> ...
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Extend WP_User_Query or WP_User to return all custom fields?

I'm trying to pull out list of about 5000+ member records for CSV export. The query is timed out and I suppose the reason is that in order to populate the CSV file I need to iterate over those 5000 ...
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How to change select field option pragmatically?

I have created one custom field (field type select) with the name specialization and have multiple options like doctor,dietitian in users profile in back end this fields are visible. suppose user ...
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How to add quick edit and bulk edit fields to users admin section

Salutations, is there a way to add quick edit and bulk edit fields for the users section in wordpress. I have found a lot about post types and custom post types but i'm specifically looking to add ...
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Send mail to user only once when specific check box is selected and updated from profile meta updated by admin

Here i have created one checkbox in admin of the wordpress and when i check and update it send mail to user it works but its sends mail every time when any part of profile is updated.Is there a way to ...
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What is the meta-box-order_post_hash used for?

meta-box-order_post_hash is stored as an user option. I am sure it's related to meta-box-order_post but I could not find anything in the codex about it. So what is it for? And how can or should be ...
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get user role value as a string from wp usermeta table into custom script

Just came accross while retriving wp_capabilities from wp_usermeta table, this returns serialize output a:1:{s:13:"administrator";b:1;} When i unserialized, it gives an array Array ( [administrator]...
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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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WP_Query within save_post doesn't include the item that triggered the action?

I'm using Advanced Custom Field's acf_form function to expose a front-end form for users to post content on the website. Users will be submitting photos of redfish they have caught, and one of the ...