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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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1answer
423 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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1answer
3k views

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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5answers
297 views

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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4answers
379 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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2answers
675 views

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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1answer
243 views

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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3answers
741 views

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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2answers
185 views

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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1answer
82 views

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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1answer
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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1answer
929 views

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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4answers
2k views

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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1answer
939 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 ...
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2answers
849 views

Share users across multiple sites on same database, but with different domains

I am trying to implement a single sign-on solution between a Wordpress and a non-WP site, under different domains. I am aiming to setup a ghost WP install on the non_WP site domain, to be able to load ...
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3answers
1k views

get_user_meta Short Profile Section

Ok so i have added a custom field into the users edit profile page where they can add a link to a url of an image they want. I am currently using this for contribitors and above but i also have a ...
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1answer
69 views

Does an AJAX call on the Admin Side Automatically include the User Data/Capabilities?

I was wondering that if you do an AJAX call on an admin page and I wanted to see if the user had the capability to edit a page, would that info be sent along the call or do I need to manually sent ...
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1answer
2k views

Add User meta fields, which only admin can edit

is there a way to add custom user meta fields (like the one in the profile.php which contain specific user data), but only an admin (or an other user with enough capabilities) can change them? Maybe ...
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1answer
57 views

Whenever I got to my new pages (http://www.cwmags.com/news) it requests login?

I have two news pages on different domain names (different content) using the same template. http://www.cwmags.co.uk/news and http://www.cwmags.com. I have check .htaccess (301 redirects), CHMOD ...
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1answer
1k views

How to use WP default post list tables in a plugin?

I'm developping a plugin to manage a base of users and I'd like to show them in the same type of table used in other parts of the WP admin (post lists, user lists, etc.), I'd like to have the same ...
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1answer
660 views

How do I properly format the user_role array?

I used a role editor recently and needed to delete a role. After deleting it I noticed that it began to appear as blank in the edit user role drop-down. After a bit of investigating and deleting ...
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1answer
179 views

Can I bulk register contributors for a new blog

I just designed a blog to go with our small classic car club website here in the south of Spain. Before I make it available to club members I need to do something about registration. I have read up on ...
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1answer
471 views

Mass Import Users without sending new user notification

I need to import users via csv file. I see lots of plugins that do mass imports, but they all seem to send out new user emails to the new users. Since this is currently being set up on a dev site, I ...
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3answers
2k views

How to let contributors to create a new revision(draft) editing their published posts

I'm using a custom post type to let contributors have a personal page on the site. Any time a user registers to my site a script creates a custom type post that has the registering user as author. To ...
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1answer
54 views

Migrating users from .com to .org?

I am in the process of migrating my blog from my wordpress.com address to a self-hosting (wordpress v3.1.2) address. Blog has migrated across nicely. Appears my users have also migrated across, but ...
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4answers
3k views

Allow anonymous users to post to my site for moderation

I'm in need of the ability to allow anyone (they don't have to login) to fill out a form with email and a textarea and submit it to my site. This form would be treated as a post and appear somewhere ...
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1answer
2k views

Display a registered user profile page

I have a website where users can register, login and their edit profile, they can comment but not post. What I am looking for is a way to display a user profile page (where I display the gravatar and ...
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1answer
480 views

Allow users to upload flash videos?

I would like to allow users to upload videos to their profiles. I'm using the couponpress theme for wordpress, which is a coupon listing theme. It lets users upload images for their coupons or ...
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3answers
88 views

I'm a super admin and I want to give an admin the ability to add new users…?

How can I do that? So far the admin can only add exisiting users.
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1answer
1k views

add 'file upload' field to user details

In the backend when a user goes to their detail page they can edit a few text fields. I want to add a custom field that allows the user to upload a file. I found something similar but its only to add ...
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2answers
314 views

How to list users and their post amount?

I want to list all the users of my site and the amount of posts each user has. So far I have the function below, but I don't know how to pull in each user's ID to use in the count_user_posts... ...
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1answer
479 views

How to implement friend system for Wordpress?

At the moment my users posts are only viewable to them. I would like to implement a system where they can choose to share any post with other users they know. The problem I'm having is, how do I make ...
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2answers
296 views

user-new.php less detailed after WP3.1; how to revert?

I updated WP to 3.1, and one issue my organization (which uses WP in Network Mode) is having is the Add New User page in wp-admin is now much less detailed -- before it was more like profile.php, with ...
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1answer
2k views

How to let users choose posts order in categories?

Hi to all I'm running a wordpress based website and I need to let the users choose how to show the posts inside categories pages. I would like to have a button inside a category page that can be ...
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1answer
678 views

Changing user of post by changing 'post_author' field in 'wp_posts' table not taking effect. Where is the real post author info kept?

I just imported my entries from my blog into a freshly installed Wordpress. I created a new user..e.g. "bob" (bob has an ID=2 in the wp_users table). I want the author of the new posts that I've ...
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1answer
312 views

Querying Email Addresses for a List of Users with Same Last Name?

I have a site with many users and many of them have the same last name. I want to get the emails of all the users with the same last name (IE: Smith) that has a post related to a particular taxonomy ...
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3answers
1k views

LEFT JOIN, INNER OUTER JOIN, LEFT OUTER JOIN is driving me crazy. Please help?

fellow coders! I an having a hard time JOIN(ing) tables. I have a a lot of users on my site and many of them have the same last names. I am trying to get their emails by their last name. WP stores ...
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2answers
61k views

How to change the default registration email ? (plugin and/or non-plugin)

After a new user registration, WP sends out an email with the login / password, and a link to the login page. Is there a way to change this defaut email template? I'd also like to change the subject ...
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1answer
1k views

How can I get the last posts by user role?

I have a custom post type ("News"), and a custum user role ("Friends"). How can I get the last "News" written by "Friends" ?
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4answers
2k views

Upload gravatar in WP profile?

I'm interested in the theory of a user being able to register/upload a gravatar directly in their user account within a hosted WP system. Is this feasible?
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1answer
170 views

Buddypress - New user type with no profile and can't interact but can be admin of a group

I need an easy way to create a set of users who cannot interact with the other users, all they can do is administrate a group (they can upload documents to the group-documents plugin and maybe change ...
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2answers
355 views

determining if the user is logged in

I am new to wordpress, and trying to get my head around the idea of sessions and all. I read in a lot of places that session concept is not used in wordpress. Anyway, I downloaded the my-login-theme ...
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1answer
705 views

WP Create User - Preventing repeated information

I am using the <?php wp_create_user( $username, $password, $email ); ?> function in a contact form to create a subscriber when the user enters infomation on the contact form, thus in the ...
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2answers
414 views

Best way to tell if a comment is from a user?

I've got an if ($comment->user_id) block to pick an default admin comment gravatar (different than a non-user's). But I'd still like this gravatar to be used if a user comments using their ...
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1answer
569 views

Return ID of authors who have at least one post

I found a great piece of code here that returns the ID's of users by role. What I would like to do is modify it so it only returns the ID's of the users who have at least one post. I have tried to ...
2
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1answer
968 views

Allow contributors to add categories, but not delete

I used a plugin called "User Role Editor" to allow contributors to add categories, but it also lets them delete categories. Any suggestions?
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4answers
10k views

How to restrict access to uploaded files?

I have a restricted area on a website that can only be accessed by logged in users. For that I created a page template with a 'current_user_can()' condition. My problem is that the documents attached ...
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1answer
227 views

Shortcode not displaying HTML within the function

I am working on a function that displays all authors but it appears I am doing something wrong the HTML within does not display until the bottom of the page separate from the output. /* Add ...
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3answers
3k views

Multiple developers / editors working on a site in progress

Background I'm nearing the final stages of constructing my first fairly large WordPress site, and I'm now encountering some friction. For the most part, the site was developed on my local machine and ...
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2answers
981 views

how to use joomla password format in wordpress?

I need to import more than 1000 users from joomla to wordpress. I can do that with csv. My main concern are passwords. I did some googling and found out that it is possible to change wordpress ...