0
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2answers
156 views

How to let the users edit their user names?

Is there a way to let the users edit their usernames? Today, I googled for such a code for a while and had no luck finding a solution except a few plugins. I didn't find any tutorial for doing so. ...
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3answers
231 views

How can I create a virtual user on WordPress

I want to create a virtual user on WordPress, I mean the username and password will not exist in the database or in the Dashboard but if I login, the username and password must be recognized and the ...
1
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2answers
2k views

Update user_login to change username

I'm trying to update user_login in the wp_users table, to force update a user's username to their email address on submission of a front end edit profile form. I know WordPress forbids this via the ...
1
vote
1answer
151 views

How can i change the name order in the admin?

When i go to wp-admin/users.php, in the second column i can see the users full name, however, its not in the right order. In Hungary, we use a different name order: ...
3
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1answer
439 views

Pre-populate Username Field

I have a strange request, but hopefully it's doable. I want to be able to have several logos, for my clients, on my site. Depending on what logo they click it takes them to the login page with the ...
0
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4answers
388 views

Calling User Nickname

I am currently calling a user's nicename in a function I have: $users = $user_query->get_results(); foreach( $users as $user ): echo $user->user_nicename; I'm trying to call ...
0
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1answer
2k views

How do I display logged-in username IF logged-in?

I'm working on creating some text that says 'Login' to users that are not logged in, and the user's username or display name when logged in. It seems like it should be an easy problem to solve, and ...
6
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2answers
2k views

Where can I find documentation on what characters are allowed in user names and why?

I would love to be able to use spaces in usernames, but this does not seem possible. Is there a writeup in the codex or somewhere that explains what characters are allowed and why it was restricted to ...
3
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2answers
3k views

Allowing an email as the username?

Is it possible to allow people to utilize their email as their username?