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

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WP_User_Query not returning users with meta - what am I missing?

I think I'm missing a step here, but for the life of me I can't see it. I'm trying to display a simple list of users who all have the same role and have the same meta data value for a certain key - ...
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add_post_meta | update_post_meta | Via the frontend

I am having a difficult time trying to figure out how to save user meta data to a post. The goal that I am trying to accomplish is this, have a user make a selection from a drop down list, and save ...
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How can I include user meta information in the resulting array of a WP_User_Query?

I'm trying to accomplish some fairly complex custom functionality on a custom WordPress site. The client has an 'About Us' page that includes a list of all team members and their pictures. We're ...
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How do i put in user id in a banner

I would like to know how im gonna put in a user id in a banner. For example. I have 5 logged in persons on my page, and 3 of them has clicked on the same banner, but I need to know who is clicking. ...
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Update user meta without lose of old data

Is this is possible to update the user meta without lose the old data it have ? For example : i have the following data in my user meta field name user_documents ...
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How to delete only user meta value (not key) from usermeta table in wordpress?

I store multiple image in media library and save its id in wp_usermeta table. my metakey is 'images' and meta value in like '279,280,281'. Now I get the image from table like this: <?php $images = ...
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Multiple meta values for one meta key

I have one meta key "game" containing this meta value "game 1, game 2". I would like to display this meta value on my site like this: <a href="http://www.url.com/game-1">game 1</a> <a ...
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Plugin will sort users by usermeta

As I refine my most popular plugin it will store a special number decoded from the user's birth date, which is an extended BuddyPress field in bp_xprofile_data. All users get a number between 1 and ...
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Display Users by usermeta using foreach loop with multiple relationships

I'm getting a real headache trying to sort this one out. Here's my problem: I'm working on a feature for a site that requires Users to be displayed according to their association with a common ...
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generate unique number when registering a user

I know there are userID, username in the database, but I want a formatted and unique number for physical world use. For example: "2014xxxx" 201414:year,xxxx:generate randomly when registering a user. ...
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When is a user's meta data table loaded?

Exactly when is a user's meta data loaded? I'm using many get_user_meta() calls for the current user. If all of a logged in user's meta data is loaded anyway, then this type of call is not a problem.
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Function that prevents users from uploading photos more photos

Mjello, I'm struggling with this function that prevents users from uploading more photos than what their membership are entitled to. So they have 10 photos to upload. When they've reached 0 they ...
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User list order by user meta

i have created user vote that can vote users or author of posts. so for example have 4 users which looks: user --- ID=1 --- META KEY='_thumbs_rating_up' --- META VALUE='13' user --- ID=2 --- META ...
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Custom Post Type with /%shop_name%/gallery/%gallery% permastruct?

I have created a custom user meta = shop_name in User Profile and custom post type gallery I want my permalink to be in form of /%shop_name%/gallery/%gallery%. Every user has a custom user_meta = ...
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Searching user meta using WP_User_Query

Per the documentation for WP_User_Query, there is an available search parameter. It looks something like this: $users = new WP_User_Query(array( 'search' => 'This is my search' )); You can ...
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SQL query equivalent to WP User Query

I have the following WP user query code: //Get all users sorted by whatever $sorted_users = new WP_User_Query(array( 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'meta_key' => 'satisfaction_rating', ...
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get_users with Serialized Custom Meta Value

I'm attempting to use get_users to select users with only a certain meta value. In this case the meta key is extraInfo but the the values are in a serialized array. Can I pull users out like this? ...
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Get all user meta by meta key instead of ID

I'm trying to compare user meta values to find highest and lowest values. I have a user meta value set up called "hourly_rate". I want to get the hourly rate for all users and then run PHP's min() and ...
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Create reviews and star-rating for user accounts in wp-admin [closed]

I would like each and every user to have the rating in stars and a review along with it so that any user can rate them using JavaScript 5 stars. The various reviews along with stars rating should be ...
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Capabilities Vs User Meta

What is the advantage of using capabilities instead of usermeta? For example a cap access_feature_x vs meta access_feature_x. I can use current_user_can() vs get_user_meta() on various checks. ...
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Would like to add a “leaderboard” (custom field) to a custom post type

I've made a custom post type called a "Workout" that has an associated "leaderboard" just some text that has the top scores for the day. I'm trying to flush out the following use case: In the ...
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Fetch User Meta Data

Table - wp_usermeta user_id meta_key meta_value 10 login_status 0 10 active_code 3f7431e226893f16cbe44424850d00ad I need to select user_id where login_status = 0 and ...
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Automatically delete inactive users after 2 months

I am trying to modify this function: // automatically delete users after 7 days in wordpress function wcs_auto_delete_users() { global $wpdb; $query = $wpdb->prepare( "SELECT ID FROM ...
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Getting mail recipient ID rather than current user ID

I have a custom email function in functions.php, that when an admin approves a user sends an email to them notifying them of this. However I need to add some custom data for each recipient, that I can ...
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SQL to check how many sites a user is a member of

I have a multisite installation and I'm working on creating a reporting plugin. One of the things that I would like to do is show the number of sites a user is a member of. Right now, I'm using ...
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How to add country drop down menu to the user profile?

I've added this code snippet to my functions.php function my_new_contactmethods( $contactmethods ) { $contactmethods['country'] = 'country'; return $contactmethods; } ...
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Populate a select box with data stored in the database?

I know generally how to add custom fields to the user profile page. However, I need to add a custom select box to the profile page that is populated with all the schools in the state. (Our users will ...
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Why all contributor that have post not have page

I have problem when moved from drupal to wordpress. Now i have user in contributor that have post in my site. This user cannot see his post in my site in homepage. To solved it i convert him to ...
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How To Get User Data in Callback Function for pre_user_nicename?

Whenever I update a user profile in the dashboard, the user nice-name gets changed in the database: Every time, a "-2" is added. I tried to reset the nicename (based loosely on this thread) by ...
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Is this code true or not

I am a beginner in coding but i have just wrote this code , The concept of code is : The code adds a form with a button to each user profile. The button is captioned as Follow/ Unfollow. It updates ...
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How can i create an array user meta?

I want to create a new user meta that contains array content How can i do this ? Another question : is it true using this code to check if the array user meta exists before creating it ? <?php ...
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How to add follow functionality to multi-author wordpress site?

is there any way to add "follow" functionality to Wordpress ? so that every logged-in user can follow his favorite author and only can see post from authors that he followed them .. A possible ...
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How To Display Author Photo In WordPress without any plugin?

How To Display Author Photo In WordPress without any plugin? I know there are many plugins in wordpress that give me solution. But I don't want to use any plugin. Is there any way to add image for a ...
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Get currentuserinfo firstname and lastname

I am trying to insert the user firstname and last name into the database whilst processing a woocommerce order. I have managed to get two empty fields into the database where I need them however i am ...
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Exclude specific user_id from args in get_comments

I'm basically using a 'latest comments' system on multiple pages where one specific user is listed as the first reply for a comment - highlighted with special CSS - and then 2-3 normal users below ...
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Adding fields to the “Add New User” but the form data not saved into DB

i have add new fields when we create new user in user-new.php the new field appears in the form, but the form data not saved into DB. after i created new user, i go to "edit user" and see the field ...
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WPML Default Language User Meta [closed]

I'm having a super hard time finding the names of the default user meta that's included with WPML. WPML has a setting for "Default Admin Language" under every user's profile. I'd like to access this ...
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What is the most efficient way of implementing a notification system? [closed]

I am about to start implementing a notification system for my site and would like to know what performance measures I need to take into account before developing it. I need to make this for a large ...
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How do I sort a WP_USER_QUERY by multiple meta fields?

I've got the following WP_USER_QUERY in WordPress: $args = array( 'orderby'=>'meta_value', 'meta_query' => array ( 0 => array( 'key' => 'last_name', ...
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Can't sort custom column on user.php by number / meta_value_num?

Everything else works fine but it's still not sorting by number. Would just like to know what I'm doing wrong here Here's the code function add_user_columns( $defaults ) { ...
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How to toggle delete/update user meta values?

I have multiple forms which stores extra user fields in usermeta table. For this i use foreach($user_meta_fields as $user_meta_field){ If($_POST[$user_meta_field] !=''){ ...
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Paginate User Query

I am trying to write a simple shortcode function that will return a list of users based on a given meta value. It functions fine, but I am trying to paginate the list. Here is my code: function ...
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WP_Editor not saving data in user_meta

I have a front-end plugin which allows users to modify the fields (user_meta) of their profile, and everything works except the wp_editor. <div class=""> <label ...
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Preventing concurrent update of data

I have to implement the update of some metadata. An algorithm try alter some global variables in order to minimize a global error function. This algorithm is triggered by users who ratings each other. ...
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Create custom fields/meta data gender+country - radiobuttons and dropdown on register screen for these fields

On register I want the user to select gender (radio buttons) and a country (dropdown from list of countries) as well as an agreement checkbox. I'd also like all of these to be editable on the user ...
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WP_User_Query with combined meta query - not working?

I'm trying to use WP_User_Query class to list all users basing on their specific meta fields. When I use simple single-meta query, it works fine: $q = new WP_User_Query( array( 'role' => ...
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How to Make admin Sidebar Menu always be Collapse by code

I have solution with js that click on the Collapse button, but this is no good solution. I want to make this work true DB with php code. I found that the table who hold this value is wp_usermeta. ...
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Sanitize textarea instead of input

I want to add a new field to the user registration. I'm using this tutorial by Paul Underwood. The tutorial works but I want to switch the input text to a textarea which I do know how to do. The ...
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Query wp_usermeta alongside wp_users

I want to use the WordPress query functions and no external plugins for the task. Here is what I have so far: add_filter('user_search_columns', 'user_search_columns_bd' , 10, 3); function ...
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Update vs Insert logic but the last key is always inserted?

I have added a custom db table which looks like usermeta table, just storing some key - value pairs. But now i am stuck with the following logic a/ if key exist for a user use an update query else ...