Names for a set of user capabilities.

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Why is wp-login redirecting to the home page when I use this function?

I'm perplexed; I can't see where I'm going wrong with this code. It should redirect any subscriber-level users back to the site home page if they try to access anything within /wp-admin - but not if ...
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Menu page with list of users

I need a way to create a menu page with a list of all users for administrative purposes. The list will be used by users that don't have permission or acceses to the "Users" menu page. The page need to ...
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Custom wordpress admin page/url “You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page.”

Here's a custom wordpress admin page I created:- // code located in my custom plugin's php file function my_special_function(){ echo '<div> Hello World </div>'; } function ...
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registration plugin [closed]

I am working on a website and need the fallowing functionality: From the admin area, I need to be able to add/remove/edit codes/tokens that I will later send out to people so they can come to my site ...
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Allow users to register as a higher roll than default with code

By default all new registrants for my site are assigned the roll "contributor" and then I make them request an upgrade to an "author" account through a form. I also send out invitations to join the ...
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Send a confirmation of user role upgrade conditionally

I'm using this snippet of code to send a confirmation email to user's when their account is upgraded to a new user role. function user_role_update( $user_id, $new_role ) { $site_url = ...
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Select subscriber as author of post in admin panel?

I want to be able to select a subscriber an author of a post in the admin so it displays their name as having written the post, but I do not want to give them any additional privileges (if they login ...
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Send confirmation email when a user's role is upgraded

I've been searching around for a solution but am coming up dry. I need to have a confirmation email sent to users when their role is upgraded. By default users are signed up as contributors and make ...
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How to check user role?

I have functions that have to execute based on the user roles. How do I check the user role so that I can insert the respective function under their role? EG. if ($_GET['role'] == "free member" ) ...
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WordPress Membership Plugin Advice [closed]

I need a plugin to allow every users to register and login to my site. I'm looking for a free alternative. I've google and found the following two alternative: ...
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How to limit user to publish post per day and per role?

I would like to know is there any way/Plugin to limit the user published post (in a given time span) by his role? Like this: Role A -> 1 post per day and 30 post total. Role B -> 10 post per ...
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Remove the Edit button in posts for permalinks on certain user roles? WP 3.3

I am using Wordpress 3.3.2 with the following plugin: - http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/advanced-access-manager/ The plugin works perfectly but the author said there is currently no way to ...
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Remove Posts Quick Edit link for specific user role? WP 3.3

I am using Wordpress 3.3.2 with the following plugin: - http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/advanced-access-manager/ The plugin works perfectly but the author said there is currently no way to ...
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reset the users roles - is there a way to do this?

any way would be acceptable for me, even hacking the DB. I have messed up the roles with MEMBERS plugin, and i need a way of reseting the roles somehow. i can't seem to find a proper way. ...
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Set Default User Role

I'm using WordPress 3.3.1. When a user registers, I want to be able to set the new user to an author. How would I do this?
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Wordpress Super Admin

I'm trying to block any admin of a Wordpress install from being able to modify certain pages, the sort of stuff detailed here: http://wackao.com/be-a-wordpress-super-administrator/ . Is this even ...
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each user having category with their name and can add sub categories post in that category

I am looking for help or plugin for the following conditions of my site I am using wordpress 3.0+ version. my site is about School where students will get register and post their experience and ...
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Getting a role based on a localized role name

I use the following code to get the Administrator role $admin = get_role('administrator'); This works fine, but on a different WordPress language setup, this code breaks. For example, in French it ...
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How-to Delay The Capability To Publish Posts?

I use buddypress and all new members have the role of author. The site is more like a forum with one topic. I'm not worried about comments, just posts. Recently I have received a bunch of spam from ...
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Allowing users to edit only their page and nobody else's

We currently have about 50 pages, each of which I want a user (eg, bob, rob, smith) to be able to edit only 1 page. For example, bob & smith each have their own page. I do not want bob to be ...
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Admin permission for creating blogs in multisite

How can I do that ? I have some blogs and anyone can register and build a new blog . I'd like to limit them just to visit and comment not to build a new blog unless I allow them .
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can't see custom post content filtered under “mine” filter in admin panel

after creating a custom post type with custom post type UI plugin, and after creating the capabilities for a new role to edit, delete and publish it's own custom posts with User Role Editor plugin, ...
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How to Add Author Editing Capability to Existing Post by Admin

I apologize if this is mentioned on here but I can't find any information! Anyway, I am building a WordPress site where I created the content with my administrator account. However, once the site is ...
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remove menus for a specific role?

I saw this snippet to remove menus: function remove_menus () { global $menu; $restricted = array(__('Dashboard'), __('Posts'), __('Media'), __('Links'), __('Pages'), __('Appearance'), ...
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Restrict access to non-wordpress section of site with user roles?

Is it possible to limit access to a page using wordpress user roles that isn't included in the wordpress install. For example I have a CS Cart install with only a couple of products but I need to ...
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How to disable Edit Post and Allow only Custom Field?

What I would like to know is if it is possible to disable the edit post function in wordpress based on User's roles. I try to explain better. Let's take an 'Editor' as role example: I would like ...
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Selectively applying action based on role

I've added an action to my functions.php file that forces a plugin (Content Scheduler) to act on posts, even when it wasn't explicitly enabled by the person writing the post. I've got that working, ...
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Control Category of each user can post

i need to know if has some plugin to control category of each user can post. Exemple: USER A - Only can post on the category A USER B - Only can post on the category B Thanks for TIPS!!!
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How do I list in the backend all users that were assigned to a custom role?

From my previous question How to create and retrieve data from a special registration form? I would like to know how do I list in the backend all users that were assigned to a custom role? Is it ...
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Prevent or Disable creating new users or changing roles of existing users to Administrator

I am trying to give more permissions to the editor role by giving it access to create user accounts. See the code below. But I would like to prevent it from creating or editing existing users with the ...
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How to let someone preview a draft?

How can I let a user see my draft post; but don't allow them to edit them? Some context: I'm the only author and admin on my blog. I would like to let someone else read a post before publishing it. ...
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WordPress missing user roles on local dev machine. Live site works fine

I have a live WordPress installation and a local one for development purposes. I just exported the live database, replaced all occurences of the live siteurl with the local one, and imported on my dev ...
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How to loop through each user id?

The functions that I am aware of: WP_User and wp_get_current_user seem to only get the user object of the current user. As an administrator, if I want to display certain profile information in a ...
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Allow roles below admin to add subscribers only

I want to give a group of user types (Editor + a custom role) the add_users /create_users capability. The only catch is that I wanted to limit that capability to adding 'subscriber' type users only, ...
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How can I restore admin capabilities?

So yeah, I'm a genius. I managed delete all my admin capabilities (thank you very much Membership plugin). I could restore them, ...if I had admin access, lol. Anywhoo, how can I give all my ...
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How to remove administrator role in settings -> general -> New User Default Role?

I don't want to accidentally select Administrator role. So is there a way to remove it from Settings -> General -> New User Default Role ?
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WordPress Login redirection according to user role

In my application a user needs to 1stlogin and is then able to access the website. There are 3 different user roles in use on my site administrator editor contributor User can login ...
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Within the database, where is the flag which says that a user has Super Admin rights?

I have an user in a Wordpress Multisite installation and have access to the Mysql database, I would like to give myself super-admin rights to access the wp-admin/network page. Where can I do it on ...
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Allow Users Only Edit Their Profile?

We want to create profiles for individuals/companies which would allow them to login to the backend and adjust their profile. So essentially the admin of Wordpress would have access to all pages and ...
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Restrict Author to pick from media library, but not upload media

I have a multisite network where the super admins will be creating the individual sites. An important role we need to enable, for compliance reasons, is to restrict "Authors" to not be able to upload ...
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Is Wordpress secure enough for a multi-user article directory?

One of my friends is going to launch a small article directory (ex: http://ezinearticles.com/) using WP. The site will be hosted on a shared hosting in the beginning and will be moved to a dedicated ...
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Filter dashboard custom post listing by user

Did some research, but I was unable to implement it after all. I have a custom post type accessible only by a new role. I want to filter the post type listing so that each user should see only his ...
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Removing capabilities from cloned admin role

I'm trying to create a new role within my wordpress theme that has almost all the same rights as an admin. Basically, it's a cross between Editor and Administrator. One of the issues I'm having is ...
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Multisite and users being listed on network administration dashboard and not main site dashboard

I have a main site that is a buddypress site. I later converted main site to a multisite configuration. Now, when people sign up they are put on my network administration dashboard as a user and not ...
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How do you set up a WordPress blog with multiple authors to allow something like StackExchange's “community wiki” feature?

I'm thinking about having a blog with multiple authors. In the WordPress Roles documentation, authors can publish posts but only edit their own and not posts by other authors, which is what I'm ...
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Grant a person permission to moderate all comments on a blog without giving them the ability to edit other peoples post

I'm trying to figure out how to create a wordpress role that grants the user the ability to only moderate all comments (including for posts that aren't there own). The only way I've been able to do ...
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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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Hide menu items for visitors and filter based on role

In my menu i've got some menu items that i don't want to show to people who aren't logged in. One of these i only want to show to logged in users of a certain roles the other to everyone logged in. ...
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Help to condense/optimize some working code

WordPress by default shows ALL posts to users who are Authors. I wanted Authors to only be able to see their own posts so I came up with the following code which works well. Any suggestions to ...
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User registration approval based on role selected

On my site I've got two types of users, Subscribers and Partners. I've used Cimy User Extra Fields to add additional fields to the registration form. I've also used a plugin called WP Roles at ...