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Add user role and add capability to view the plugin from that role

I have created a different user role. I want that role to view my plugin. I have tried adding the capabilities to that role. But it doesn't show up on their dashboard. What to do?
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Failed to Register WordPress Custom User Role via Ajax Submit Form

I edited my WordPress site custom registration page. I've added 2 new user roles: Employer Agent I renamed default WordPress Subscriber role to Job Seeker. And, this Job Seeker role has all the ...
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How change user type from contributor to author

I have 2058 users who are contributors. I need to convert their role to author. How can do it by SQL?
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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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site roles manage wordpress

Need three users: Admin, Coach, Participant - Participants are under a single coach. - Coaches control multiple participants - Admin sees everyone I have created these three users using add_role(). ...
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How can show all Contributors' Posts

When Contributor add new post in my site, and i approve it, The problem is when any user click in Contributor name to show all posts of this Contributors. It shows me 404 error. So i need a way to ...
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Error: How to allow the “contributor” to upload media in wordpress

am facing a problem with my wordpress site.In my site I prevent/disallow the "contributor" to upload media files. But I want them to upload only the featured image. So what is the trick in that ...
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Bind custom role to admin page

I've made an admin page showing some records accessible from WP admin via www.xyz.com/wp-admin/admin.php?page=show-records-handle. how can I define a new user role bonded to this page? So users ...
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approve need for contributor only not for subscriber

in my site i have one two type of user registration. one is subscribe (general user) and another one contributor. so when register it assign auto this two role. by default wordpress setting admin no ...
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Automatically assign visitor to be a subscriber

I would like to automatically assign every visitor to be a subscriber when they visit my webpage, however they don't need access to the wordpress backend. Is this even possible? I think it is because ...
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How to create a dedicated folder for specific role via registration

I need to include an option in registration page so that user can enter a name for the folder that we can create for them (like this: http://MyDomain.com/User_named_folder or page). I saw this in ...
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How to create child/sub user under parent user

I've created two custom roles called "Parent" and "Child" and want to have the "Parent" user to create multiple "child" users which are nested under that "Parent".
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Roles, groupes or somthing else?

I'm trying to set up a multi-user WordPress website for a couple of hundreds of users. Well divided in 'categories'. And I just don't get it.. How do groups work (plugin), how do Roles work, how does ...
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Add role that restricts user to post in specific category

I'm trying to create a role that restricts the ability to post to a specific category, hiding the other from the checkbox. I don't want to use plugins. I'm looking for a snippet to put in ...
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Allow Multisite admin to edit users

i am using wordpress multisite. and i was looking for solution to allow sites admin to edit users that belongs to their website. as i understand, i need to give this permission to site admin to edit ...
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Display based on specific user

I'm struggling to work this out, but can anyone help me on how to write a statement to display a line of text IF the author of a post is equal to a specific USERID? So for example IF THE CURRENT ...
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add_role menu pages are not visible

I added a custom role this way: add_role( 'tabellenadmin', __( 'Tabellenadministrator' ), array( 'activate_plugins' => true, 'delete_others_pages' => true, 'delete_others_posts' ...
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Custom taxonomy archive is visible to only subscibed users

I have a custom taxonomy (lesson) that helps divide posts and other custom post types between different views over the data. Now I have the custom taxonomy page expanded and visible. ...
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Include Author profile in search results

I need to add user profile to search results for a site we look after. I need to return any user with role of 'Consultant' (and only consultant) whos name or nickname or whatever matches the search ...
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Show comments of a user post only when they are login

I have a front end client portal I created when a user logs in they are redirected to a page called "Dashboard". The pages displays recent projects, invoices, and recent messages. Recent messages ...
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How to allow a custom user role to create, edit, delete a specific custom post type only?

I created a custom post type called Traveller Post using the following code snippet: /* custom post - traveller posts */ add_action( 'init', 'traveller' ); function traveller() { ...
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Contributors missing from author dropdown

I have a problem with quick edit post functions. When I am adding new users as contributors, they don't appear in autor dropdown list. I am using Role Scoper plugin for some roles. But I tried to ...
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Prevent author from changing their posts if admin has modified

In wordpress, by default, authors can create and make all changes to their posts. I'm looking for a way to restrict them from making to any change to a post if administrator has made any modification ...
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List of users with email and role

I'm looking to create a list of all the users on my wordpress site with their email and role. $blogusers = get_users(); // Array of WP_User objects. foreach ( $blogusers as $user ) { echo ...
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How create a multisite setup with “phantom” accounts and passwords?

I'm currently considering converting my college newspaper's WordPress install into a multisite installation in order to create an extra blog that I would like to take a lot of the functionality from ...
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Allow a user to edit their own page and profile only

I am creating a WP site that has a list of members, where each member (about 20) has their own page. Each member page is created by an admin, but now i am stuck. I would like the content of each ...
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Prevent Contributor to show comment list

How can I change WP so the Contributors will not show to comment for other post, So they will see only the comments to their post?
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How to restrict specific category posts from being read by specific user roles?

I would like that only users of role "Author" can read the posts of a category called "personal". How can I do it? Thanks
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Getting user roles in plugin files

I have a plugin in which I need to use the get_editable_roles() function but I keep getting a fatal error saying that the function does not exist. In my main plugin file I have this code: function ...
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BuddyPress | Check if user is in current group [closed]

I'm developing a plugin for a website, which uses the Group Extension API to create a new "subpage" in the group's page, just like Home, Members... Here's the code: class BP_Suggest extends ...
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How can change 12000 user role into contributor by sql [duplicate]

We have about 12000 users who doesn't have any roles. we need to change them to "contributor". How can I change them to "contributor"? Should I do on database? if so, which fields I need to update? I ...
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Multi users adding their name to a post

I'm trying to figure out a solution for a catering site. Basically, the owner will create a new post with the event details. All the employees will have their own user (something like subscriber or ...
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add_role user capability not working

I added a role this way: add_role( 'paar', __( 'Tanzpaar' ), array( 'add_users' => false, 'create_users' => false, 'delete_users' ...
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Author Role - Allow editing of Gallery images

Is it possible to give the 'Author' role the capability of editing image titles and captions on post's they have created ? I have a number of users set to 'Author' , but when i've tested it's not ...
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Publish author posts only with editor approval?

I run a multi author blog and i am looking for a non plugin solution. The default author user role in Wordpress can publish posts without any approvel - look at Role Capabilities Wordpress Codex. ...
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Restrict all possible back end options for users

I was looking around for the best BACK END user restriction plugin. I could not find a plugin that is capable to restrict ALL POSSIBLE AND SINGLE OPTIONS. They all allow you to restrict basic options ...
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Sort posts in the admin list by author type (or user role or whatever)

So I know we can can sort postsin the admin pages by things like the post's terms, or author. But is it possible to sort all the posts by the user role? The site I am working on has three different ...
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Conditional tag based on the role of author in author.php

Is there any way to display different data in an author.php profile template depending on the role of the profile displayed? (NOT of the person viewing it, but the author that particular profile ...
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Reload the role specific registration form on validation errors? previously asked by Iurie

How to reload the role specific registration form on validation errors? this question has been previously asked here. But i found no answers. Bainternet suggested on using sessions instead of cookies. ...
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Ajax call in wordpress not working for subscriber user in front site

i have simple wordpress form to add data in custom table in wordpress using Ajax my Ajax code jQuery.ajax(ajax_object.ajax_url, { type: "POST", data: data, cache: false, ...
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Users can only save their draft once before saving for revision

I use the Members Plugin and Custom Post Types. I created a role and want them to contribute posts (within this Custom Post Type musician) but don't publish them. Additionally I want to give the ...
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How to get a user role of a specific blog in multisite?

How can we get a user's role of a specific site on a Multisite network? Let's say the user is a subscriber on the parent site and admin of his own subdomain. Is there a way to only return the role ...
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Change user role when post approve

I have two roles. A: The user sends a post for moderation B: The user publishes posts without moderation For new users the role of A. How do I do if I approve of his first post, the role is ...
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Existing Form Data with Emails - Create users allow editing etc

Someone wants to contract me to build off their existing WP site. Over the last year they have collected about 1000 entries via a form in WP. Each entry has an email associated with it. There were ...
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add user role selection to registration form

I need to add a select box or something like that into registration form in order to let my users to select custom roles I have defined.
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How to Change the Entire WordPress Admin panel Look and Feel?

I am trying to change the WordPress Admin panel look and feel for depending upon the different role types that are in WordPress. How can create/assign different themes for each role i.e. Editor > ...
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Get User Role by ID not working

I'm using the PHP code seen at the bottom of this post to get the user's role from user ID. It works, but fails if the user role has been changed after registering. I've been looking for ages trying ...
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Redirect all users to previous URL before login, except “contributors”

In one hand I redirect all users to previous URL before login. This is the code: function login_redirect( $redirect_to, $request, $user ){ if(isset($_REQUEST['redirect_to'])){ return ...
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how to Specifies an author / editor to edit one category only?

let me say i have a news website and it have many categories like sports ,politics and art . so i want to specify or select one of my authors "Bob" to be an editor for sports only for example .... how ...
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Allow user to “edit_others_posts” to save only, not publish

I want to add a couple of editors that can edit_others_posts, but I do not want them to be able to publish others posts, only save the post by clicking on the Submit for Review button. How can I do ...