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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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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 ...
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Why are my roles not visible in a Multi-site/Network?

My network is showing roles in some sites and not in others. For some reason that I can't explain, when I add a new user, I have no role to choose from on the drop down box of a sub-site in my ...
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Check if username doesn't exists

I have a script that imports users via an .csv file. The script checks if a user exists and if so updates it's metadata. If the user does exists but the "status" field contains the word 'archived' it ...
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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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Change theme layout via “Appearance Customize Screen” on per user basis

I have added some options to the "customizer screen" in the appearance settings on the dashboard of my Wordpress Child theme. All works well by specifying additional headers and theme color options in ...
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Get User Role by ID not working

I'm using the PHP code seen at the bottom of this post to get the user's role from user ID. It works, but fails if the user role has been changed after registering. I've been looking for ages trying ...
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Import users once a day without a plugin

I need to import users to my WP database once a day. So I have a script that runs once a day to do an action. The problem that I'm having is that I'm a little over my head on this one. Another ...
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Display Users and user url's

I need some help I have the iteration working for listing the wordpress users however I also want to wrap their names in links and can't seem to get the user url to work... Nothing is returned to me. ...
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675 views

Redirect based on log-in status per JavaScript

I want to check if a user is logged in. If he is, I want to redirect him to page A, and if he isn’t to page B. The redirect should happen per JavaScript after a button has been clicked – so I need ...
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How to create user group and add its menu icon to dashboard top level admin menu?

I would like to use the user registration under users to create an option page similar to a custom post type. Afterward, I would like to be able to directly access the created users group by clicking ...
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custom login form, guide me

i need to make a custom login form but i got a hard time finding references from my google search so i hope someone here is able to point towards some links to lay the grounds for me. A standard ...
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Undeleting a deleted user

I have deleted a subscriber and now everything is gone that I had on my website! How do I 'undelete' him?
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Authenticate Login / Problem when user is created

// check active status (login) add_filter( 'wp_authenticate_user', 'check_active', 30, 3 ); function check_active( $user, $username) { global $current_user,$wpdb; $user_info = get_user_by( 'login', ...
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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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How to change WordPress user ID?

Is this enough to change the user ID? I'm doing this for security purposes, where the administrator has user ID=1 and I want to keep all posts, pages and content. UPDATE wp_posts SET ...
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What techniques can a user employ to achieve a password rated “strong” in the WordPress password checker

I have strong passwords enforced for all my clients but I got some complaints recently as some users tried to change their password and gave up trying to achieve a strong rating. I was initially ...
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Use This Code in Frontend

I am using this code, adapted to my needs: <?php /** * Plugin Name: YLDist Profile Checkboxes * Plugin URI: * Description: Profiles * Author: JPowersFreelancing * Author URI: * Version: 1.0 ...
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How to get User Profile path dynamically in wordpress admin panel?

I create registration plugin in front end for user. my all user save as 'subscriber'. Now I wont to get each user profile path from User Profile path dynamically. Simply, Admin Profile path in back ...
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Multisite “Skip Confirmation Email” Log Out Problem

I have a multisite setup where I would like site Administrators to be able to add New Users with the Skip Notification Email option. By default, Wordpress only allows Super Administrators this ...
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Plugin for limiting user registration based on ip with expiry period?

Unlike most of the spammer/spambot plugins out there, which stop registrations from a known list of spam IPs and email domains, I need to stop malicious users who may try and register more than one ...
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WordPress Multisite - Load users using custom query

I have a basic custom query in WordPRess that loads all the users as shown in the following. SELECT DISTINCT users.* FROM " . $wpdb->users . " as users How do I modify it so that I can load users ...
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Sharing users across multiple sites, each on their own database

I have read many solutions out there for sharing users and checked out the other posts on here, but can't find specifically what I'm after, as they all talk about users on the same database. ...
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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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Allow up to 5 Concurrent Login Sessions

I'm having trouble implementing a concurrent login check. The site needs to prevent more than 5 concurrent sessions for any particular user at one time. Example: User Matt can have 5 active ...
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Is there a simple way to manage capabilities per user?

I have a WordPress-Site where some people (non-expert clients) need to create/manage users. The site uses multiple custom post types and each user is assigned permissions for one or several of those ...
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How to keep track of user logins?

I have a client with a private Wordpress blog - that is to say, you need to log in to read it. We are using Counterize to keep track of visits to the site and to find the most popular pages. But now ...
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Failed login attempts

I'm using WordFence for site monitoring and overall security. I'm seeing some failed login attempts from a couple of different locations with username "admin" and "companyname". I'm not familiar with ...
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Remove users who arent member to any site

I need a function who deletes every user who doesnt belong to a site in WP multisite. I dont want to make it manually, i looking for a code who does it every day. Anyone who thinks they can solve it? ...
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main menu page redirects to user ID

I have a site that displays fitness results to clients. It works by showing them a page based on their UID displaying unique charts and graphs etc. I can redirect members to the unique pages on ...
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post attachment's direct link only available to logged-in user (custom role)

I am making very simple PDF / DOC document library. I am handling the document upload using "ACF File" field (uses the native and core WP attachment functionality). There will be a page that displays ...
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Set a maximum upload count for users on a specific user role

For users with the Contributor user role, I want to restrict the total amount of images that they are allowed to upload. I found this code posted on an answer here: add_filter( 'wp_handle_upload', ...
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What Wordpress file is saving new users to database

I need to know, what Wordpress php file is saving new users to database. I can't find it, but I need to modify new users usernames before it's added to DB. Thank you!
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Customize or avoid new admin email address notification

In a multisite network, when you change the main email address in Settings / General, Wordpress sends an email that must be confirmed by the new email recipient. I need to avoid or customize the ...