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Have users created automatically when a network site is created

Trying to figure out how to have users created automatically when a network site is created. So currently when a new user registers, their account is created and their network site is created. That ...
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Taxonomy Meta Box in User Profile?

Is it possible to have users populate a taxonomy meta box(es), using the post_tag or any custom taxonomies I create? The idea is to include users in a network into the taxonomy schema, which would ...
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How can I get list of emails of users who commented on a post?

What I want here is simple, but I'm not really sure how to approach it. I have a tournament website based on WordPress, where users sign up for a tournament by commenting on a post. The problem is, ...
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Custom user role still showing up after deletion, ideas?

I previously created a new user role called "Owner" which worked fine, however I decided to delete it afterwards from my functions.php since I found it to not be as useful for my project after ...
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2k views

Search Users base on meta_value & meta_key

How can i use multiple meta_key and meta_value to search users? For example, i want to search & find user name is "David" & location in "London". I'm using this query, But nothings in ...
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Giving users an editable homepage/business directory

I'm currently working on a site which requires a business directory for 80 tennants. In an ideal world I'd like the administrator to create a user for each business and a page in a custom post type. ...
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How to know when an user is loged in?

Hello i have this simple problem: when the user is logged an podcast player is shown, other case no. How verify when the user is logged? Im wordpress and php newbie. Thankx
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870 views

How to limit user registration to a specific set of domains?

I'd like to limit registration to some of my sites based on the email domain of the user. For example, I only want people with @gmail.com emails to register. Any ideas? Plugin possible?
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Groups of capabilities: users with multiple roles?

I'm pretty sure I understand the roles and capabilities setup in WordPress: granular capabilities, grouped together in roles that can be assigned to users. Code should check the granular capabilities, ...
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wordpress multisite, how to keep user on subdomain throughout registration process?

I am running wp subdomain multisite in combination with domain mapping. This means I can create a new subdomain site xyz.site.com and map the domain name 'xyz.com' to that site. The problem I have is ...
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Find out how many times the user has logged in

I'd like to determine how many times a user has logged in. Does WordPress retain that information or will I have to add a db entry every time they log-in? if(is_user_logged_in() && ...
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Extending the user profile

Is there any way that developing a Wordpress admin panel like this would be possible? http://deanelliott.me/wp-content/uploads/account-backend.jpg My client wants it to be displayed within the ...
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Bulk Move Users from one site to another within a network ( Multisite )

I have a multisite install with 2 sites. I am working on site A, and I have a lot fo users on site B. I can individually move users from B to A, but there is a nontrivial number of users, and this ...
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link variable to user

is there an easy way for me to save a variable and link it to a user? specifically I want to use meta box to output a variable on the front page, then have it be a link so if a user clicks it, it ...
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1k views

Update User Role Across Network when Main Site User is Updated

I'm using a slightly modified copy of the Multi Site User Management plugin to keeps users synced across a multisite network, but have one problem with it. When a user's role is updated on the main ...
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Assigning tags to user?

Does anyone know a way (either programmatically or through a plugin) to assign tags to users? I want to build a list of user interests as tags, so I can match related content to their interests. ...
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1k views

Set user after wp_create_user?

I have a form that creates a new user by using: wp_create_user() This works, but after this I want to auto log in the user. I tried using: $creds = array(); $creds['user_login'] = 'username'; ...
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Importing users? From another wordpress site

Is there a way to import users from another wordpress site? Both sites are new. I just don't want to go through the trouble of adding the same users profile information and password.
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Best way to get user id for get_users function?

I'm trying to make a table of users by role type. What is the best-practices method of getting the user id? My goal is to print each users first & last names, username and email. What I have now: ...
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Is it possible to sign in with user_email in Wordpress?

is it possible to sign in with user_email instead of user_login, please ? Thanks.
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Add a wordpress blog to my website having users

I have a php/mysql based site with users segregated into different groups... i want to add blogging system to it so that each group has its own blog which can be authored by users who are designated ...
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3k views

Redirecting or displaying a message on first login

I've been trying to decipher a way to display a message to a user on first login and can't seem to get it to work. I'm not sure what I'm missing, or if there's something else I need to do. Any help ...
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531 views

User management system similar to wordpress one?

I am in very big need of a user management system just like the one that wordpress uses but without being blog related. I need to be able to manage users and apply certain privileges depending on user ...
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Author page like wordpress answers

I'm newbie in wordpress. I want to implement a page like http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/users But no idea how to implement. The user listing, info, avatar,user search everything will same. any ...
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Adding fields to the “Add New User” screen in the dashboard

I'd like to add the field "Company Name" to the add new user page in the admin panel. I've done quite a bit of searching and have been unable to find details on how to do this. I can easily add info ...
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How to programmatically add a user to a role?

I want to programmatically add the current user to a role and also remove the current user from a role in a php page i created . am really stuck. thanks in advance
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Add extra field to users

I have this code that adds the check box to the 'Edit User' page but when i check it, and refresh the page, the box becomes unchecked... what is wrong? add_action( 'show_user_profile', ...
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How do you add a custom option to user data?

I would like to add avatars to my users. I have a limited group on a site I'm working. Uploading isn't really a problem we can just put the images on the server and use URL's to set our avatars(Only ...
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referencing the current user in a page i created in wordpress

I created a page in wordpress and i tried to access the current logged in user via wp_get_current_user() and am getting error "function undefined". please how do I make this function available in my ...
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Fatal error: Call to undefined function get_users()

Is there any reason for getting this error? I tested a couple of installations so far. Any suggestion?
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Get current logged in user under 3.1, re: remove “Howdy”

I use this in functions.php to change "howdy" to "Logged in as...." But now under 3.1 I get "Logged in as Your Profile" rather than "Logged in as <current user>" What needs to be changed so ...
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Wordpress: How to get the current logged in author page URL?

Is there a way to display, via a PHP function, the author posts link (myblog.com/author/jason) of the current logged in user ? In fact, I would like to display, for every logged in user, a "My ...
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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 ...
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What do spammers gain by signing up as a user?

The majority of new user signups I receive on my Wordpress blog look dodgy, with @someblog.com, @somearticle.com, or @gmail.com addresses. What do they gain by signing up as a new user?
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Is there a is_user_logged_in() for multisite?

Is there a is_user_logged_in() function for Wordpress MU / Multisite (3.0+) where I can add in the network site ID like is_user_logged_in(2) where 2 would be the site_id? Update: After a little ...
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535 views

Allow user access to Dashboard only!

Update: This snippet below removes the menu also for my admin account: function remove_menu_items() { global $menu; global $user_ID; if( $user_ID ) : /* Dashboard only acccess ...
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Allow guests to save favourite pages?

We're creating a site where we want guest users to add pages to a favourites list (post IDs), so they can print or email their selection if they want. What would the best way be to do this in ...
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432 views

Restrict access of admin uploads to certain logged-in users?

This is a very open-ended, speculative question with lots of possible angles: has anyone worked with ways to restrict the access of certain uploads to a logged in user? I.e., how can the site admin ...
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How to create a public profile for authors/contributors/users?

I would like to add a public profile page to the authors and others contributors in my site. where visitors can see their profile info. I don't wanna use Buddypress, is it possible with WordPress ...
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Using a number for limiting registering or banning on multisite

I want to ban people or limit registering on unique national ID (You can think it as 11 digit number). Is there any plugin or a code snippet you know? Site will based on MultiSite + BuddyPress. ...
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381 views

How can 2 blogs share the same users

I have a running normal WP blog (blog 1). I want to create a Q&A section for my users, so I setup another blog with WP-Answer theme (blog 2). The problem is I don't want my users at blog 1 have ...
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User roles - enable custom posts disable posts

Im just wondering if its possible to create user role that allows to write/edit custom post type for example: Consultants, but not allow to write normal posts (used for as news for example). I know ...
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Users roles, make a page belonging to multiple users

I have a website with a lot of users. They are all editor (with same custom roles). They can add page and post, and edit only their own page/post. But some users need the ability to edit some ...
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Customize Admin Users Screen based on Role

I've added a role of "Customer" and I am working on customizing the Users Screen for that role. What I'd like to do is customize columns based on that particular role. Note: For example, take a ...
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Looking for a Wordpress photo gallery plugin [closed]

I'm hoping someone can help me with this. I have looked all over and can't seem to find what I need. I am looking for a WP plugin that will allow my site users to easily create their own photo ...
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How to parse a huge list of users using a CRON function?

I have several thousand users subrscribed to a WP website. Everyday I need to send an email to each user. The emails are custom generated depending on the data of several custom user profile fields. ...
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125 views

Limitations when adding new users

I began adding new users to my site tonight, all as authors. Is there a limitation to the number of users or how quickly they are added, after adding the 50th user there seems to be a minute or two ...
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Hide update messages from non-admin users?

Is it possible to hide the update messages for any users other than the main admin? We use WP as a CMS for clients and it's a bit annoying that a normal user has to read something like: WordPress ...
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Add extra field when admin create user

I have created extra field that user can edit on their 'Your Profile' page. The extra field also available on WordPress register page. What I want to ask is, how to add the field to User > Add new ...
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951 views

Best way to have an per-user customized private section

A common requirement for business sites is to have a client login which allow visitors to access private content for them (ie: downloads, screenshots, documents). I did it in the past and although it ...