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Adding second Email address for WP user notifications

The WP systems sends a lot of mails to authors. There also plugins who use email notifications for authors. But, let say I have a user, who is managed by two persons (because it's a company, an ...
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Is there a way to rate users instead of posts?

I would like to enable ratings for individual authors on my site instead of posts, so that users can rate each other. I just want a star rating system with some text to form some sort of review. I ...
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Multiple Unique Author Profiles

I'd like to create multiple user profiles are unique, without just using a "if/then/else" php statement on the author.php template? All I need is the ability to create two different types of profiles. ...
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Plugin that would allow WordPress Authors to “follow” other Authors and query “Activity Info” from that

I have a WordPress blog that is all user based Authors that submit content and such. Currently in the site, you can view other authors profiles but basically just view their content from the ...
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Confirmation required on email change

I'm just wondering why wordpress doesn't send confirmation mail every time user change his/her email address. How do we know that email address is not fake or mistyped? So can anyone give me some ...
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wp_get_current_user always returns 0 continued

I have been busting my head trying to get the user ID with every piece of code possible but it always comes back "0". Not sure what I'm doing wrong. I started out using this: <?php $user_info = ...
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Migrating Wordpress users into Disqus

I'm thinking of migrating my comment system from Wordpress to Disqus. I'm pretty satisfied with options it offers, but I have one problem: I have few hundred registrated users on my Wordpress ...
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Prevent certain subscribers from seeing specific taxonomies (changes frequently)

I've created a taxonomy (let's call it tax). I need to limit what a user can see. The users can't edit anything, just read the blog. If it was just setting what they could see once, I'd probably just ...
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How to get userid at wp_logout action hook?

I need to perform some cleanup after a user logged out, so I added a wp_logout action hook. Problem is, wp_get_current_user() already returns null if called from within the wp_logout action hook. How ...
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2k views

User File Upload Repository?

I am trying to make a user-uploaded file repository on my wordpress site, but have been unable to find any plug-ins or tutorials on how to accomplish such a task. Basically I want a page where users ...
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Problem with custom user meta field

I've recently added a new field into the User Profile section of my blog So that I may define the gender of the user. On the author bio section I have this code: $authorgender = ...
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User Profile / Add Custom Fields

Hello: I am trying to add 7 custom fields to the standard Wordpress wp-admin/profile.php page. There are a few site which suggest a simple bit of code to do this, for example: ...
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How do I create a WP user outside of Wordpress and auto login?

I've built a directory of members on a non-WP site (using php and mysql). Each member can log in and update their details using a username and password. I want to be able to get this to automatically ...
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How should I change the username of or delete the admin user?

I would like to either delete or change the username of the original administrator account created during the install of a WP 3.2 site. This is not possible via the admin interface (There is a message ...
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how to disable user confirmation from administration?

I have a multi-site network, on one of the sites the access is restricted to registered users, and only an administrator can create users. I was asked to get rid of the confirmation email sent to ...
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Enabling users to control custom loop's query

Let's say we started a custom loop: <?php $custom_posts = new WP_Query(); ?> <?php $custom_posts->query('post_type=post&category=Uncategorized&orderby=epo_custom'); ?> <?php ...
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the blog owner multisite

In a multisite, how can I get the ID of the owner of the current blog? I know how to get the current blogs Id using get_current_blog_id(), so given that ID, how would I fetch the ID of the owner of ...
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356 views

Show user info in a hovercard [closed]

I whant to display user info in a hovercard. I use a jquery plugin to for the hovercard. I call my file like this <?php include 'includes/tooltip.php'; ?> and this is my code from tooltip.php. ...
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Users: List A to Z, for Users

I would like to create a list of all the alphabets that represent each user in my site. Example: A -> Link that shows list of all users whose **nickname** starting with letter "A" B -> ...
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Uses for function: wp_update_user

my theme currently uses the wp_update_user function to update a set of user metas. I created to some new user meta fields that I would like to include in the existing wp_update_user. The function ...
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Add Admin User via SQL

I gave my client the admin account to his wordpress install and I forgot to add an administrator user for myself. Now, I can no longer access the admin panel because they have changed their password. ...
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How to make user accept license agreement before download

I use my Wordpress site to host downloads, among other things. According to German law I need to make a user accept the license agreement prior to being able to download a program. I am thinking of ...
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Add user capability and check against it

I just realized the following: // Call the current user info global $current_user; // Add a capability // and set the 2nd argument ($grant) to false $current_user->add_cap( 'some_cap', false ); ...
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How to check if a user (not current user) is logged in?

I need to display the online status (online/offline) for each author page (custom author page template). is_user_logged_in() only applies to the current user and I can't find a relevant approach ...
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Plugin privelages for “editors”

I have a few plugins installed in wp that appear in the submenu of the dashboard. I want users with the "editor" role to only have access to specified plugins.
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981 views

How to discover and delete unused accounts?

I'm running a Wordpress self hosted blog with registration and I would like to know if there is a safe way to know if users hasn't login yet or if account is unused by a long time. What I would like ...
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How can I add an image field to BuddyPress Extended Profile Fields? [closed]

I'm working with the BuddyPress extended profile component and would like to add image fields to the WordPress user profile. Is there code that I can add to my theme's functions.php so it inserts the ...
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User ability to favorite or 'like' content

I have a few different custom content types and would like to give my users the ability to favorite or 'like' (like Facebook, but not for Facebook) pieces of content so that they can later view a list ...
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Unexpected problems after importing WP data

I had to move my solution from one server to another. I therefore Exported all data so that I could import this on the new server. All worked fine except users. If I want to edit my own profile, all ...
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How can my user make their own Blog/Diary

It would be great if my Visitors could sign up and not only write comments, but also start their own diary. Like user.mysite.com or mysite/user Is something like that possible?
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Front end user meta options for users

I have created user meta options using this tutorial. Now I want to know how to allow users to edit (update) certain custom user meta options that I created. Users already have a template account ...
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Create not-activated user in code, wordpress

I'm doing a site in wordpress and I need some help. I have a custom registration form where users can sign up and get special roles, but I want to save the users to the database as not activated so ...
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customizing wp user with custom fields

I want to allow the admin of a site i'm building to highly customize the wordpress user. This will be a highly advanced plugin so I'm fine creating a whole new page in the admin to do this ...
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How to use tinyMCE for user “biographical info” without messing with any core file?

I noticed when you typein the user's “biographical info” on the profile, it shows up in one page! Looks really terrible. So: Is there a way to use tinyMCE or other solution for user “biographical ...
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Switch Theme Through Options Panel

Is it possible to allow users when logged in to switch the entire theme through a theme options panel? I don't want users to use the standard wordpress way, but instead just an option in their panel. ...
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Get avatar of the logged-in user in Wordpress

How can I get a user avatar to display in the header of my WordPress site? I've tried: <a href="<?php echo get_author_posts_url($post->post_author); ?>" title="<?php the_author_meta( ...
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The 'user_has_cap' hook seems to take two page loads to trigger

This question relates to another question I asked recently (http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/29009/how-to-assign-specific-users-the-capability-to-edit-specific-pages-posts-cus/), the ...
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Create password automatically for new users? [closed]

Is it possible to automatically create a password for a new user? Ideally, I'm looking for a plugin that, if the password is not given on user creation, would generate one and optionally email it to ...
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current post with current author

how can i check if the current post belongs to the current author? this is my basic code; ` if($curpost) { wpuf_edit_show_form($curpost); } else { $error = ...
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How to use “offset” to paginate get_users?

Is is possible to paginate the get_users function with the "offset" parameter? I have complete my custom query of users for my list and now I need to paginate the results into multiple pages. Here ...
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Track logged in users' visits

Is there a way to track logged in user activity? I'd like to see who logged in to the site each day and maybe see a specific persons login history. Currently I have no idea which of the registered ...
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Add Content to Content()

The Question::: This is a strange question but I need to add content to content() in page.php. How do I do this? The Why::: You see there's a plugin that uses the [plugin id="1337"] and I am linking ...
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How do I programmatically set default role for new users?

I would like new users of the blog to have custom role, rather then Subscriber. How do I set this programmatically? I know that it can be changed from the backend.
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542 views

Mass Update User Profile Checkbox Options

I created a checkbox option for the user_meta (user profile). They are checkboxes assigning users to categories. The problem is that I need to do a mass update for all of my users 1500+ and going ...
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Get users with atleast one post

How can I get all users with atleast one post? I don't think it's possible with get_users function.
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Create post for every user?

I was wondering is there a way to create a post for every user. Sort of like a mass update that would associate certain user meta to the post created. I would prefer running a loop script that goes ...
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How can I add authors in WordPress and assign them a picture?

I know that Wordpress allows us to create a new user and the user's avatar is got from Gravatar service base on their email. How can I add authors in WordPress and assign them a picture (without using ...
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How to list users that have written custom post types and hide the ones that have not?

I'm trying to build an author list that would show all authors that have written a Custom Post Type post, and hide authors that have no posts. With wp_list_authors it would be easy to show users that ...
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How to paginate the get_users function?

Im using the get_users function to show a custom list of users on the site. The only issue Im having a problem figuring out now is how to paginate the result. This is a sample of the function that Im ...
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“operation successful” message

i'm writing some custom wordpress pages, and i want that after an action where the user has addess an item to a list (after the user press the submit button and the page reloads showing the updated ...