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Wordpress auto login after registration not working

So I looked up a bunch of threads trying to figure out how to automatically log a user in after registration, and came up with this. function log_me_the_f_in( $user_id ) { $user = ...
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Allow a user to update another user's profile

I have a membership site using the Woocommerce Membership Plugin with a number of levels of memberships: student, standard and institutional. They are all able to go in and update their own ...
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multiple wordpress installation with shared usertable on an different database

I have multiple wordpress installation, and I would like them to share the same usertable. The wordpress installations are already up and running, and they all have their own database. Is it ...
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Multisite User Directory

I run a multisite and want a user directory, for various reason I'm not able to use BuddyPress. I want to make a new page on the admin console that all my users can access that will have a directory ...
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External User & Woocommerce

I am evaluating the following: What i have: A big custom-coded Community (600k users) A custom coded shop inside the community which sucks What do i want: Leave the community as it is Exclude the ...
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Restricting access in the admin area to allow creation and editing of just one Custom Post Type

Lets say I have a normal WP installation that has posts, pages etc. Lets then say that I added a few Custom Post Types (via functions.php not a plugin). Lets say one of the CPT's is called 'drinks'. ...
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How to export bbPress (forums, topics, replies) and all users?

I've searched a little and I could not find a straight working answer. I want to export all users and their bbPress(2.1.2) forums, topics and replies to another fresh WordPress installation? If ...
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Disable delete user

My site has custom post type 'Portfolio'. If a user has at least one Portfolio, how can I disable the option to delete that user? I found the action/hook delete_user, but it doesn't seem right for ...
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Wordpress SQL Issue not returning correct reselts

So, I have been working on an SQL query involving the users and usermeta tables in wordpress. I am not getting the correct results. I have the following query written SELECT * FROM ...
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1k views

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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get current user not working

I was trying this code to get current user info, but showing nothing. My WordPress version is 3.3.1 <?php wp_get_current_user(); /** * @example Safe usage: $current_user = ...
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Getting a List of Currently Available Roles on a WordPress Site?

When writing WordPress plugins there is often a need to set up options for which roles on the site have access to certain functionality or content. To do this a plugin dev needs to fetch the list of ...
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How to Prevent deleting user accounts in WordPress Back-end?

I have tried to find similar question. And I have not get any existing one. I want to prevent deleting administrators from the back end users table. only two admins can delete all users, But other ...
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Need to manually add multiple WP users with same e-mail address (with good reason)

For starters, I'm aware of the concerns generally brought up by many when someone looks for a way to skip duplicate e-mail checks for creating new user accounts. However, In my case, I believe the ...
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1answer
153 views

Reset Wordpress website

I have a website to demo plugins, and I want to allow users to login, but I am not sure how to reset the website once they log out. Is there a way to create a separate instance of Wordpress for each ...
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1answer
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Restrict Access to the User Profile

What I want is, give different Roles different kind of access to the user profile. For example, I want to show the section "Name" but not the section "Contact information". From other sections I just ...
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Display user role name instead of user role id in wordpress

I want to display the user role name next to them on an event attendee page. So far I've got it to work using this code: $aanmelding = $EM_Booking->get_person()->ID; $user = new ...
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464 views

Prevent Admin user to edit/see super admin from users list

How do I hide my super admin from the users list? My client has to be the ability to create users, but not edit/see my super admin user. Is that possible?
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26k views

How to change user`s avatar?

Is there a way o changing user's avatar without plugins? Why there's no "Avatar Upload" section in Users > Your Profile? I can't use a plugin. Am I blind or being forced to use Gravatar? ;/
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1answer
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Query posts based on the meta key values of logged-in users?

I searched in WordPress Codes, and all of the online forums and tutorials about this but could not find any relevant solution. What I am trying to achieve is to create a query that lists posts for a ...
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Textarea is not displaying user data

I am trying to make a form which is editable by user and if the user already added some text it should show that. Once user press submit button, text should be replaced with new text which is input by ...
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1answer
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How do I add a field on the Users profile? For example, country, age etc

I'm not very good with computers/codes etc. I use a plugin that makes a registration form thingy and in that form I added country, age group, gender and so on. I click the option that will add the ...
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2answers
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How to obtain the user ID of the current profile being edited in WP-Admin?

Is there a way of obtaining the user ID of the profile being edited in wp-admin? I know it's in the URL if you are editing a user, EX: ./wp-admin/user-edit.php?user_id=427. Could always ...
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Query Search Not Working for Users

When I search for a User by their first name, all of their posts show up in the dashboard. When I search for that same User and add their last name, it does not show up at all. Not sure why this is ...
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WP_User->add_role producing unexpected results

I recently had to script the adding of a number of roles to a selection of the users in my database. In order to do so I put together a script like this: error_reporting(E_ALL); ...
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1answer
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How to make Users sort in reverse order by default?

I have a new site that had over 600+ users imported after the primary development was complete. All but 10 of them are "subscribers" with no admin capability. Since we admins and editors were the ...
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Editor user role dashboard permission issues after standalone site has been integrated into multisite

I recently integrated a standalone Wordpress site into a multisite/network instance. When one logs on with a "Editor" user role level to the newly integrated subsite the following message is ...
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view registration page/ log-in page as a user

I'm creating a membership website and I haven't launched the website yet. My question is how can I see simple things as registration forms, and log in pages without already being logged in as ...
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Deleting anonymous wp_users function not working?

So i am "blessed" with the anonymous users created by the plugin WP e-commerce in wp_users and wp_usermeta (this particular WP setup is highly customized). I am trying the following must use plugin, ...
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489 views

Hide Administrators From User List except current user (administrator)

this code works great! the problem is that this code also hide the current user (if administrator) so what i trying to to do is hide all Administrators except current user. i need help to edit sql to ...
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Disallowing Users of a Custom Role from Deleting or Adding Administrators?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Custom User Role Restrictions") A project I am working on requires me to create two new user roles - one for the owner of the website and the other for ...
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1answer
41 views

How to restrict author to only access one custom post type ?

My installed Wordpress have 4 custom post type and 1 default post type. Basically what i want is that the author can also access particular one custom post type. Author must not see other post types.
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Delete all subscribers from wp_users and wp_usermeta a few thousand at a time

I have a site with 70K spam subscribers, and I don't need any of them. So I need to delete all subscribers from wp_users and each user's associated meta from wp_usermeta using a query in adminer ...
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1answer
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Display user registration date

I want to show user registration date like Member since: 15,dec 2012. I have a code <?php echo date("M Y", strtotime(get_userdata(get_current_user_id( ))->user_registered)); ?> but ...
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Add a sub menu page to the Users menu

I added a new link in my WordPress. The url is wp-admin/users.php?page=business&user_id=2 but when I access the page is says You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page. I know that ...
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How to add new tab and data in Wordpress Users section

I have to add new tab and new data in wordpress users. Please see the image below. The points tab came from the plugin mycred but i don't know what was used. What I think was it was done using: ...
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1answer
391 views

Different back-end language for different users?

I've been searching the internet for the last hour but I can't find anything up-to-date to do this (all the suggestions are about plugins that haven't been updated in ages, see this question). Is ...
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1answer
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Integrating Facebook Registration (and Login) on a Wordpress page

I would like to use the Facebook Registration tool. I've read the documentation on https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/registration/ I've also gave a look at plugins like Simple Facebook ...
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290 views

How to get current user's phone number

I'm trying that : <?php $phone = get_user_meta($current_user->ID,'phone_number',true); echo $phone; ?> But it's not working
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update_user_meta and wp_update_user not working

I have an array of users that I've successfully updated as described here foreach ($users_out as $key_u => $value_u) { $user_id = $value_u['writer_id']; $user_login = $value_u['username']; ...
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Getting invalid user ID error when creating a new user with wp_insert_user

I'm trying to insert users into wordpress from a foreign database and I've prepared my $userdata as foreach ($users_out as $key_u => $value_u) { $user_id = $value_u['writer_id']; ...
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2answers
73 views

Custom comment field not showing when logged-in

I've added a custom field in comment by using function comment_label($fields){ unset( $fields['url'] ); $fields['rate'] = '<p class="comment_form_rate" id="rate_recipe"> ...
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1answer
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How to work around “that email address has already been used” error?

The following error may occur if a previous registration remains pending with a conflicting email address. That email address has already been used. Please check your inbox for an activation ...
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How to get all logged in user id in buddypress [closed]

I want to get all buddypress logged in user's ID. for that sake i am using $bp->loggedin_user->id But this is not helping.. Please help me to get all logged in user id. Thanks.
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How to track all users logged into a site?

I'm working on a project that may have two or three content creators. I would like to be able to notify any of them if the other(s) are logged in. This is to prevent one user from editing a post that ...
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230 views

User-edit role setting distinct from wp_capabilities?

I need find out how $profileuser->roles is set. wp_capabilities can hold multiple roles, whereas user-edit role caters only for a single role. Under certain circumstances it is possible for there ...
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New users not showing up in Post -> Edit

Background: A client has used first and last names as the user names, and we are trying to replace the old users with new users with more secure user names. We need to assign the posts for the old ...
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Site admin that can see everything, but not save

Maybe it's strange question, but I'm interested in it; Is there any way to allow user display everything, that Admin can see (site options, custom types, plugins settings) but disallow to edit ...
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Hide categories from authors

Is there a possibility to hide certain categories from specific user roles? This must only affect the backend, especially the create post site. On the frontend these "hidden" categories must not be ...
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Grouping users under parent user

What it needs to be like: one "super user" with user role company normal users with user role employee I don't want "super user" to be able to have more capabilities, especially admin-like ...