Names for a set of user capabilities.

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Capability to edit own posts and not others

What is the capability that let users to edit their own posts and not others? I am trying to enable the post authors to avail a plugin function only on the posts they own. The permission to access ...
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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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I need to assign a role to visitors/guests

Is there a way to create a 'role' in wordpress for a guest? I am using a role visibility plugin which lets me choose the type of visibility to each rule. However a Guest hasn't got a role. I can ...
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Plugin permissions for Editor role

I've added a plugin called Orbisius Simple Notice but I notice this applied to several plugins I have installed. The plugin works fine when logged in as an Admin. However, my clients who manage the ...
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Restrict custom post type view by user role

I've created a custom post type and created a couple of custom user roles and want to be able to restrict the view of the post type based on the specific roles. Is there a straightforward way to ...
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Page Access Control based on Roles [closed]

I need to enable certain user-types/Roles (i.e. Schools) to have access to certain pages only and share the access to certain pages with other roles/user-types. I don't think Role Scoper will work for ...
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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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Assigning multiple or additional capabilities to specific users or how to create additional roles like bbpress roles?

even though I think I understand the hierarchy of roles in WordPress, I never really bothered creating my own user roles or custom capabilities. What I need to achieve is to assign a few capabilities ...
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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 reload the role specific registration form on validation errors?

I test a solution for separate registration for different roles and it works very well. But the validation part/function (see bellow) on errors reloads/reuses the generic registration link and not the ...
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WordPress Multisite and S2Member - How to add new users to all blogs?

We have WordPress setup to run as Multisite and are using the S2Member plugin. We are also using a modified version of the 'Multisite User Management' plugin. The Multisite User Management has a ...
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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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Is there a simple way to manage capabilities per user?

I have a WordPress-Site where some people (non-expert clients) need to create/manage users. The site uses multiple custom post types and each user is assigned permissions for one or several of those ...
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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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Custom Roll/Custom Post Type - Can't Select Categories

I am using Justin Tadlock's Members plugin 0.2.4. I have a custom user role "Author" that I am granting permission to post a Custom Post Type "blogpost". The Author can post and edit the CPT blogpost ...
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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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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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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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How to restrict plugin's sub-menu pages to admin/subscribers?

I am working on a plugin with 6 submenu pages. I want 5 of them to be accessible by Administrators only and 1 of them to be accessible by Subscribers only. Both user roles will have different ...
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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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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 can I have different groups of editors only allowed to edit certain parent+subpages?

I've tried a bunch of different plugins, including Role Scoper, Advanced Access Manager, User Account Manager and more, to accomplish this but can't seem to get it working right. Basically, the ...
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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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How to check if a user is in a specific role?

I have a pretty specific requirement to show different text in a field label on the user profile page based on the current user's role. I can't seem to figure out how to check whether the current use ...
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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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allow editors to edit menus?

I would like to be able to grant my editors the power to change the menu, can this be done? The appearance tab doesn't appear to be an option at all, can I make it so?
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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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How To Create A File Archive in WordPress?

I've installed WordPress for my schools website. I need create a file archive, an uploader and a file viewer for the website. The file archive would store files on the server. The uploader would ...
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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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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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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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Help - Why my roles are not showing? Multi-site/Network

My network is showing roles in some sites and not in others. For some reason that I can't explain, when I add a new user, I have no role to choose from on the drop down box of a sub-site in my ...
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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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Custom Role can't trash Custom Post Type

I have a post type that I set up some capabilities for and I attached them to a new Role, however, the role can not trash them. I'm not sure why though. Here is the portion of my array for the ...
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How to prevent a post from being deleted?

For auditing issue, I only want a post can be trashed, but not deleted - for all users. So I have a plugin like add_action('before_delete_post', function($id) { wp_die(0); }); But ...
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Troubleshooting a “You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page” error

I have a multisite installation running WP 3.5. My main site and a few other blogs on the network work fine. However, if I register a new user and site, that user gets the "You do not have sufficient ...
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Allow a role to edit one specific plugin

Is there any way to allow a particular role (Contributors, in this case) to use one plugin, and one plugin only? I would like them to be able to add images to a gallery when writing their post, but ...
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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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Editor can create any new user except administrator

I have set up a WordPress site for a client. The client has the Editor role, however I have installed the Members plugin and given the client the capability to add new users to the WP admin. This is ...
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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 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 ...