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Frontend + Backend Language based on User Setting

My Situation: Most recent Version of WordPress installed Multisite Environment WPML Plugin installed (Most recent Version) Goal: I'd like my Users to be able to Choose their Language at signup ...
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php if username is role

I know you can easily display custom content if a certain logged in user is a certain role using <?php if ( current_user_can('contributor') ) : ?> media files loop <?php endif; ?> ...
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php return username of currently viewed author profile

I'm at a loss. I have profiles developed for my wordpress website, and I want to display content on my page-profile.php that is specific per user profile. I've looked all around the codex and only ...
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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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Restrict content based on a list of emails, not user IDs

So far the options I've tried include using a form plugin, and have it redirect, but that only checks that the email is valid. This is a potential solution, but not the one we are really looking for. ...
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force registered user as seller

I'm using dokan multivendor, can anyone knows the simple script of forcing all the newly registered to enable the selling mode? when you register as a seller, the selling mode is automatically on, ...
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Share options / settings with another person?

When I hand a wordpress website over to someone else, they do not see the same options and settings that I can see - even if we use the same username / login. This often leads to confusion and ...
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pre_user_query meta_query admin user list

I'm attempting to use pre_user_query' to change the query to include somemeta_query` variables. My goal is to only display users in the user list if they share a common meta_value with the current ...
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7k views

How to create custom LOGIN and REGISTRATION forms?

I have developed a theme for Wordpress and I need to customize login and registrations form. At the moment, as usual, the login and the registration URL are: http://www.example.com/wp-login.php ...
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How to get users by a custom field / by user meta data?

I've added a custom field to users profile using the following code: /*** Adding extra field to get the the user who creates the another user during ADD NEW USER ***/ <?php function ...
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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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How to get a users list by who created them?

I have two users with the capability to create other users. But their roles are not same. Tom - Role is Administrator Jackie - Role is CMS Manger (a custom created role) Both have capability ...
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Use members from 1 site on another one

I have two different wordpress installations and want to use the same users, I have Site_A with all the users logins with buddypress and bbpress, Site_B will be capable of letting the users from ...
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Error: How to allow the “contributor” to upload media in wordpress

am facing a problem with my wordpress site.In my site I prevent/disallow the "contributor" to upload media files. But I want them to upload only the featured image. So what is the trick in that ...
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View Gravity Forms data on a users papge

I am a newb to the CMS world. I decided to use Wordpress along with Gravity Forms to build a website. I'm using Gravity Forms along with the User registration add-on to gather the data I require, ...
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Managing Users and Creating Groups [closed]

We're going to be transitioning from a small, outdated CMS that's no longer supported, to WordPress for our new CMS. Our old CMS allows us to restrict access on the back-end so that by default User A ...
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How to check that if current user (ID) has posts or not

I have a Custom template. In it i want to check that if the current logged in user has custom posts named (student_form) or not if posts equals true i want to redirect it to some page other wise i ...
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How can I convert wordpress users into buddypress users?

I need to know how to transform Wordpress users into buddypress users, as I'm giving them the Members role, but it's not solving. The reason for that is that only new members are appearing on ...
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Accessing current users data within a plugin

I have been working on a WordPress plugin for a couple of days, and I got it to the point where it works - I was however unhappy with the procedural code (I was rushing it for my site, to come back to ...
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How to Restrict publish post capability of Editor role for a Custom Post Type?

In a project, I have a Custom Post type, In this post type, every one can add Posts, From Contributor to Admin, But All the posts apart from Admin, should not be published. All other Posts including ...
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Getting author page slug from get_users() or get_userdata() functions

wp_list_authors() gives a list of author pages permalinks (site.com/author/john, site.com/author/jenny, etc). I want the same links using get_users() or get_userdata() functions instead. I need these ...
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Page for logged in user to Edit/Delete their own content?

Im new to WordPress, I have been working with Drupal for about 6 years and recently switched over to WP, couldnt be happier :) I have a question that I need some assistance with and was hoping that ...
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How to allow logged out users to upload media?

How do i allow non logged in users access to the media library for uploads? I am making an anonymous blog, i got posting with images to work, but i need the media button above the editor to work so ...
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Subscriber role - blank page

I did a fresh install of WP4.2 today, but after playing for a while with setting up a custom user roles I realized that the built-in subscriber role is returning blank page instead of the dashboard. ...
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Call to undefined function wp_insert_user()

I am developing a registration system that will connect our main database from a php website with the database of wordpress. I would like to use the following functions. <?php wp_insert_user( ...
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Remove Ability for Other Users to View Administrator in User List?

(Moderator's note: Original title was "Remove Admin from User Menu") I have created a client administrator role which is essentially an Editor with ability to add/remove users. The article "Editor ...
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Associate custom categories to different user IDs

I am trying to associate custom categories created by different users to their userIDs. I did that with custom posts and custom pages, but I really have no idea on how I can do that with the custom ...
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Extending WP_User class and using this sub-class during the whole lifecycle

I am currently struggling with this software design issue I can't seem to get hold of. What I am trying to achieve is the following: for every user on our website, I want to do an API request to a ...
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Change roles automatically after X time

We are developing a site that have three roles: Trial Paid No Paid All users that join to our site have a trial role by default, but we want to change it automatically to No Paid after 15 days. ...
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How to load specific posts on individual pages or based on username?

I've got a few things here... How can I load specific posts on specific pages? The idea is to have an individual page for each user that displays posts allocated to them. Or if its easier, to load ...
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Showing user profile data on front-end

I'm making a profile-page so my members can update they're details trough the front-end. The problem is that the select-box named "Province" won't show the correct data when the page loads. How can i ...
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538 views

Can an admin check passwords of registered users?

I have a site where I open accounts for users and hand over login credentials to them. Now, Let's say that a user forgot his password, and wants to reset it. He clicks "Lost your password?" link on ...
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Set user role on registration so can upload file to own media library area

I need my users to be able to upload files to the media library and therefore need to somehow automatically set the user role to something other than the default "subscriber" when they register. I ...
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get_current_user_id() returns 0?

I'm trying to get the currently login user's id in WordPress. I've used the following code: function users_list() { global $current_user; $current_user = wp_get_current_user(); echo 'User ...
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What's the most secure way to grant a user permission to update in a multisite?

I've created a multisite for a local charitable organization that contains five sub-clinics inside it. I have various plugins running (security, SEO, etc.) in the multisite activated "across the ...
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Is there a way to merge two users?

I have two users and I would like to merge then into one. All the answers I could find online to this question focus on transferring ownership of posts, but this is a network site and I need to ...
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Insert query not working for non-logged in user

I am trying to create a function for count post views. for this i have added code in my theme function file. Here is my code: function processpost_views( ){ global $user_ID, $post; ...
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Best way to assign role to user across entire multisite?

We have a content editor role that allows only editing pages/posts, but this user should be able to edit posts/pages on ANY site in the network. The problem is that these users don't have a role on ...
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Hide username discovery

How do I stop my usernames being leaked? To explain I tested my WordPress site on http://wprecon.com, and found that my admin username (that I have changed) was able to be discovered. User ...
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Different back-end colour scheme for the different sites of a multisite

Is it possible to have a different back-end colour scheme selected for the different sites of a multisite? i.e. "Sunrise" for Site A and "Midnight" for Site B If it's not possible for the user to ...
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List users by meta_key and meta_value

The following function will display a list of users based on their meta data: <?php function get_users_by_meta_data( $meta_key, $meta_value ) { $user_query = new WP_User_Query( array( ...
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Modify users.php page to create page/post on button clicked

I am trying to create a new Column in users.php (Wordpress Users Page) with buttons. Each button, associated with the user, has to create a page or a post (based on my programmatically selection). I ...
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Should I use MultiSite for a subdomain based wp site?

I know the question is asked alot of times, but what I am trying to create is a network under the same site. example.com a.example.com b.example.com a.b.example.com and it goes on. With example.com ...
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How to activate the user search

I'm trying to activate the user search in my wordpress site. Which means that I want also the users on the search result. I have tried some plugins, but none of these gives the solution I want. Is ...
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73 views

show text If special user is logged

I want to check if special user id is logged in WordPress. i know we have a function name is_user_logged_in() but we can't change the id of user logged in, in this function. I need a function like ...
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Post workflow with users and moderators

some of my users are allowed to write posts in my blog. I want to associate some "moderators" to their post, so i don't have to check them all myself. I can separate for which user which moderator is ...
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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 ...
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How to add an attribute to a user?

I have looked for an answer, and couldn't find a clear and relevant answer yet. I want to add more attribute to the users not to display, but only store information about them. The information will ...
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Manage users custom column add class “num”

I have customized my admin users column to show the purchased leads of a role "lead buyer". The value of the column is a decimal (the number of leads). The "posts" column of the users table has a ...
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Trying to display user meta by “name” - not by “ID”

I have a form on my website where users can submit their own posts and one of the fields has a dropdown containing various countries so a user can enter their location. I would like this location to ...