Names for a set of user capabilities.

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Allow editors access to added plugins

I created a custom plugin which i want Users who are Editors to be able to use the plugin. I found a link here to allow access for editors to allow editors to edit menusallow editors to edit menus? ...
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Role can edit just one page

I've built a site for a client, only ten pages, nothing especially big, and created a role for the group members called Blogger, as the staff need to all be able to both blog and access a couple of ...
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Add custom capabilities to existing custom post type

The only way I can find to associate post types with custom capabilities is during the register_post_type function. I'm looking to add a capability for a certain role (my_role) for a post type that ...
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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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Deactivate plugin for a specific user group

I would like to deactivate a plugin for a specific user. I'm using the following code inside a the wp-content/plugin-mu plugin file: add_filter( 'option_active_plugins', 'bo_disable_apm_plugin' ); ...
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add user role selection to registration form [duplicate]

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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Add additional 'description' field for defined roles / role metadata?

Is it possible to add an additional field for "description" to each defined role? (Administrator, Editor etc, plus custom roles). I'm using Justin Tadlock's Members Plugin and have created some ...
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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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How To Remove Dashboard Menu Items for Multisite Users?

I'm trying to remove some menu items in the Dashboard of Multisite users. For example my domain name is xyz.com, his site will be xyz.com/user. When he logs in to WP Dashboard under ...
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If user is logged in and has a role echo statement

I currently have a dive set up which I would like to display different bits of information when the user is logged in and has a specific role. I have three roles 'administrator' 'adoption-agency' ...
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Restrict access to shop pages for user role subscriber

im realizing an member area with the plugin WP-Members. I have to add an shop in this member area. My problem now is that i have just one user with the role of subscriber to enter the blocked content. ...
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Add_menu_page() error message -> “You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page”

I'm currently building a website for a friend and have assigned him the user role of editor. I don't want to give him an administrator role in case he breaks the layout. Anyway, I am using ...
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Adding an additional role to an Administrator

User 19 is a WP Admin. $user = new WP_user( 19 ); $user->add_role( 'custom_role' ); The above code works and adds the custom_role role. However, when I run the same code on the ...
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wp_insert_user role not working

I have be trying this all day but it is not working how do I set a role for the current user I am inserting with the wp_insert_user() function $userdata = array( 'user_login' => $username, ...
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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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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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Allow role to edit users at lower level with only specific metadata

How to allow a custom role, company-administrator, to be able to edit/create/delete users lower than their level, subscriber, where some metadata is matched? To elaborate: I'm making a membership ...
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How to 'unpublish' or 'hide' posts when user role changes?

I'm working on a website that assigns different roles to different users - and I'm looking a functionality I would probably best describe as 'reverse access control': First, users of role "A" are ...
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How to allow an user role to create a new user under a role which lower than his level only?

I have three extra roles in my site. Doctor Receptionist Guest those roles are added by following code: * adding Doctor role */ $doctor_role = add_role( 'Doctor', __('Doctor'), array( ...
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Expanding the allowed HTML tags in comments?

I have no problem doing this in a comment, as an administrator: <b>bold test</b> <i>italics test</i> <u>underline test</u> <font color="#ff9900"> color ...
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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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How can I modify the Capability needed to access a plugin's options?

I have the following 3 different Roles: Admin, Editor, and SEO. I have installed WordPress SEO by Yoast, and I want to get this: I don't want the editors to see the SEO options, because they only ...
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How to prevent access to wp-admin for certain user roles?

I did try using the plugin Front End Users but this clashes with something as it prevents access to some front end pages. So I need to manually just set it so that anyone who isn't one of two ...
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Filter and validate user role in registration

I want to show a select box for user roles in the registration form. I am using this model: /* ROLES IN LIST REGISTRATION */ // 1. Add a new form element... add_action( 'register_form', ...
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add a custom user role and assign specific admin menu pages

There is wordpress function add_role to add a custom user role by adding wordpress defined capabilities like read, edit_posts, delete_posts, etc But I want to create a custom user role and assign ...
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Allow BBPress participant role to trash topics

I have a small project with BBPress roles, here is what needs to happen if at all possible. Participant Role Participants should be able to trash posts. Participants should be able to restore ...
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Get and display a user's profile info?

I'd like to get specific info about all users with a certain role, then display that info on a page. So, I'd like to: Get all users with the role "Manager" Get each user's avatar, first name, last ...
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List users of specific role instead of removing them with specific role

I am currently listing all the users except users with administrator role on custom page template with: <?php $allUsers = get_users('orderby=post_count&order=DESC'); $users = array(); ...
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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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Hide content and functions from specific user roles

I'm working on a theme and i am wondering how i can hide specific content and functions from certain user roles via PHP. I am working with a lot of prebuilt functions so what i am after is some code ...
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Sync only certain users and roles between multi-site / multi-network

I've a multi-network with this situation: A) a public wordpress site with a forum for customers B) an intranet site accessible only by users enabled I've created some roles such as: ...
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Custom User role not working with custom post type

I am currently working on making a custom user role "adoption_agency". Along with this custom role, i have created a custom post type called "adoptions". I have given "administrators" and ...
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How can I fetch all users who are at or above X role?

What is the best way to get all users who are above a certain role, like 'author'? Is this the best way? $user_args = array( 'meta_query' => array( array( 'key' => ...
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How to bulk change user role to “No role for this site”

If I edit an individual user, the role dropdown menu has the option "— No role for this site —" (<option value="">— No role for this site —</option>): However this option doesn't exist ...
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How can I allow the Editor Role to change Theme Settings?

I've just setup a new Blog for a friend and thought it's better to not give him Administrator Access right away as a pre-caution. I created a new user as Editor therefore. But then I saw that this ...
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translate_user_role doesn't work

I did dozens of tests, this is the code that I am tring to make work: $user = get_userdata($user_ID); /* WE NEED TO REMOVE BBP ROLES */ $roles = array(); global $wp_roles; foreach ...
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User role permissions based on taxonomies

I was wondering if it's possible to set up user roles in a way that means that users in certain groups can ONLY edit posts that have a specific taxonomy assigned to them e.g: Properties (Post Type) ...
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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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how we can get Users List by Role in WordPress

How we can get list of all users that are in wordpress by the role or capabilities. for example: Display all subscribers list in wordpress. Display all authors list in wordpress. Display all ...
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Access level seems to have gone from admin to editor

I have a client with a wp site (4.2.2) hosted by GoDaddy. Yesterday, when she logged in a number of links on the dashboard menu were missing = including plugins, settings. Others, like the godaddy ...
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Adding admin for specific users

I was developing a website and I ran into this issue where I need to provide an "admin" account that can monitor registered user activity on my site. Now I don't want one "admin" to view users that ...
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How to make sure your admin doesn't hi-jack you site?

I have a domain and I would like to hire someone to develop it. Could it be possible to give him full control, yet be safe that he does not hi-jack the site. Or the only way is for me to be the admin ...
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Redirect admin 403 “Cheatin uh?” admin pages

Blocking role capabilities on the admin returns the 403 "Cheatin Uh?" page. What is the best way to redirect this to 403 page to perhaps the dashboard, homepage, or a custom 403 page? I know I could ...
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Undo User Role Name Change

I had changed the default user role name for 'contributor' using following code in the theme function file global $wp_roles; if ( ! isset( $wp_roles ) ) $wp_roles = new WP_Roles(); ...
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Multisite - make an admin network page accessible by any user in the network

I want to programatically create a new blog for a newly registered user and I have an issue with permissions. For the wpmu_create_blog function to work properly, some files must be included and when ...
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Sync roles across several plugins

Here is the setup: I am implementing Wordpress with two specific plugins: Ultimate Members and Yith Vendors which is a woocommece addon. What I need to do is change a field's data in the database ...
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Limit access to posts/pages by user roles

I'm looking for a way to protect content by user roles. Example: you have to be registered to view posts (frontend). If a user is a subscriber he can read post 1, 2 and 3, but if the user is a ...
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How can I track registered wordpress users with Clicky analytics by user role?

I use Yoast's Clicky analytics plugin to easily integrate Clicky tracking for my wordpress website. (I tagged this question with the google-analytics tag because I do not have enough points to create ...
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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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Wordpress User Management Departmental Managers

In wordpress is it possible to departmentalise user accounts and then have a departmental manager oversea those accounts in same department but not other departments?