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How can I add a user through SQL?

By mistake I just ran this query: (note the extra ;) DELETE FROM wp_users; WHERE ID = 321; How can I add a user through SQL? I searched around but couldn't find a proper answer to this fairly ...
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Manage user profiles with Wordpress

I would like to create a website for a scholarship. For that, I want to create three pages for seeing all members of the scholarship: one for members of the board of trustees (people who created it) ...
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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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WP_User_Query and non-unique usermeta data

We have an issue with a WP plugin that we wrote and maintain - Export User Data A user has reported an issue that non-unique user meta data records are not being returned correctly - here In the ...
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Allow guests to use WP Customizer but disable save button

I've seen in some WP demo themes that developers let users to see a theme customizer (allowing to try the customizations) disabling the save button as well. So the question is how to do that in a ...
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Getting user roles in plugin files

I have a plugin in which I need to use the get_editable_roles() function but I keep getting a fatal error saying that the function does not exist. In my main plugin file I have this code: function ...
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BuddyPress | Check if user is in current group [closed]

I'm developing a plugin for a website, which uses the Group Extension API to create a new "subpage" in the group's page, just like Home, Members... Here's the code: class BP_Suggest extends ...
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WP_User_Query with combined meta query - not working?

I'm trying to use WP_User_Query class to list all users basing on their specific meta fields. When I use simple single-meta query, it works fine: $q = new WP_User_Query( array( 'role' => ...
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Separate Profiles for Users

I may be using the word - 'Profile' wrong here, but after two hours of googling am left with zero results. So, the query is as follows - We wanted to make a site where we can invite writers to write ...
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Query wp_usermeta alongside wp_users

I want to use the WordPress query functions and no external plugins for the task. Here is what I have so far: add_filter('user_search_columns', 'user_search_columns_bd' , 10, 3); function ...
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Wordpress Authentication Middleware

What I want to achieve is: For every request , if the user is not logged he / she will be redirected to the log in page. If the user is logged in then he / she can access the site. class Auth{ ...
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Admin approval for editing user profile

I was looking for a plugin but to no avail. Anyway, I'm building a custom Wordpress theme using ACF Pro (which works perfectly) and have added a lot of different custom fields for each user (like ...
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How to check if a user exists by a given id

Is there any way to check if a user id exists? I want to create a function similar to username_exists() but which returns if the id exists or not.
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Wordpress Redirect Specific User. Tired of Peter's redirect Plugin its not working

I was trying this since 2days still not a good answer. Tired of Peter's login its not working. I want to redirect a specific User (Like "John" or someone) to a specific Page. its a hidden one i want ...
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Remove all the Mysql user that do not use gmail and yahoo

i need some urgent help for my website. (wordpress) we have almost 200K user but there is almost 30K user are bot/fake that are not using gmail or yahoo email address. bot/fake user use email address ...
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How to share User Database between Two Multisite Installations + More

My situation is a bit different to the other questions/answers I have read online here. Currently I have a Wordpress Multisite Installation on Server A. Server A is almost full in terms of ...
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How To Find The ID Of All Registered Users?

How can I get the IDs of user IDs, regardless of role?
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When a user registers, create a page from an existing template with their username as the page name

I am wondering if something like this is possible? If so, where would I start! I'm certainly not looking for someone to explain 100% fully and give free code examples etc, only a nudge in the right ...
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Multisite - One user allowed access to all sites?

I am creating a multisite environment where each site is a classroom blog in the same school. Is it possible to create one parent user with access to all sites? That way parents don't have to keep ...
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admin ajax is not working for non logged in users

I know that this issue has been discussed many times, but I think I tried most of the advises. This is my code: $.post('<?php echo admin_url( 'admin-ajax.php' ) ?>', {'action': ...
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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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wordpress archive a user

Please note this question was originally created in stack overflow. I have moved it here due to recommendation. I apologize if this can be answered elsewhere. I tried searching around with no ...
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Not able to call value in the core files

I am working on a theme that display profiles I build a code according to theme - that it should display only limited profiles with the role queen and king.. I manage to open all the profile now the ...
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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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How to query authors by custom taxonomy?

I have a custom taxonomy for users which is country. Is there a way to query all admins by term_id or should I get all users and check each one with a for loop? I tried this: $user_query = new ...
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Storing user submitted forms [closed]

I was wondering what's the best way to create a form which can only be seen by registered users. The main idea I'd like to achieve here is for users to log in and gain access to a page where there's ...
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How to order posts by the user_login that corresponds to a meta_value (which is a user id)?

I'm trying to create sortable column headers for a CPT list, but I'm stuck on one piece. When clicking on an "Assignee" column head, I want the list to display alphabetically by the login name of the ...
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Export Users and their Advanced Custom Fields

I've google it but i am still looking for a solution. Is there a plugin or method to export wordpress users with their advanced custom fields? I don't want to export ACFs structure but users' data.
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user change password email when reset by admin

I am really new to wordpress programming and I am not even sure if this feature exist. What I am trying to do is send email to users (not admin) when I as an admin change their password/email? At ...
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Spam users registers even when registration is disabled

I'm getting a lot of spam users registering on my site, even though I have disabled All users can register in the control panel and comments is disabled on all posts. Are anyone else experiencing ...
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WP-Admin edit.php & post.php slowdown after import of 10k users

Situation: Clean wordpress install No plugins VPS server 5.2ghz / 4gb RAM (Default Directadmin) Import of 10k users Problem: WP-Admin edit.php and post.php take >4sec to load. A custom post ...
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How to get only 1 role from user

I have this code that will display all the roles for that particular user, but I only need to display 1 role from the user. I have installed bbpress so the code below will display out 2 roles. $user ...
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Get the author registration date in the header.php file

I have some code that executes in header.php as follows: if (is_author()) { $curauth = (isset($_GET['author_name'])) ? get_user_by('slug', $author_name) : get_userdata(intval($author)); ...
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Get user's most published categories

I am working on listing all users similar to the Users page here on SE. When listing each user, I want to add their 2 categories they have published most into. All categories are within Posts. ...
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Obtaining user table for one site on multisite set up

I'm trying to select only users that are registered for a specific site on my multisite set up and see that the table for the users has collected everyone that is on the network. Is there away I can ...
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Can i use two different user tables for on WP install?

I like to make a difference between internal use of our WP website and extern by using an seperate users table and usermeta table, i tried this but it doesn't work ...
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How to 'remember' a site member's last visited page?

I've seen this on a couple of sites - they offer a multipage tutorials to site members. When you return to the site, they have a link that takes to the last page of the tutorial you were on. How is ...
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Auto delete Wordpress users according to time

In my wordpress site spam users are registered so i am add mail confirmation to my resister area. And my problem is how can i delete users when not check or activated the mail. is it possible to ...
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Create custom post on user registration and include custom fields

I am trying to create a custom post when a user registers. I found the solution below very helpful and it basically works. The problem I have is that I also need to set some custom field values when ...
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Wordpress sync with phpbb

How can i sync the wordpress database users with phpbb database users so i can log on each one with the same user at any time and if there`s no user created for the wordpress to log in with the phpbb ...
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254 views

Front end login and page restriction

I've read a few posts about this topic, but I haven't found any plugins that fit my need. What I want to achieve: User A and B both have a login. When user A logs in, he's redirected to ...
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How to disable users changing their display_name?

What would I have to do to prevent users changing their display_name?
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User “none” role

Can someone explain what does the "none" user role mean in WordPress? Which capabilities has this user role? Is it a good practise to use that role for a basic user registration? Thank you.
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Hide hour from displaying when using user_registered

$user->user_registered displays "Registered since: 2014-08-18 07:25:22" I just want to show the date, not the hour. How can I hide the hour and just show the date? thank you
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List of users inside custom taxonomy

So I'm trying to get a list of terms inside a taxonomy that is related to users. Inside each term (think a sub list) should be a list of the users for that term. Here is the code I've been working ...
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New User Save Filter

I'm using the new(ish) filter add_action( 'user_new_form', 'funcy', 9 ); to add custom fields to Create A New User page. I'm then using add_action( 'personal_options_update', 'save_user_meta' ); ...
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Is there an upper limit for users in WP?

Right now I use a single WP table to feed several sites. We have about 72K users and I have started noticing that to see the "Users" page it takes about 30 seconds on our otherwise pretty fast ...
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How to connect database table to each registered wordpress user.

When registered user visit certain page, I want him to be able to add some 3 column data to a database that can be retrieved for him later. The way I see it implemented is by automatically adding an ...
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Personal log-in and page view for users

I'm trying to make some sort of a login-system on my website. I have the following requirements, hope you can help... Users log in not via wp, but via my website Users cannot make their own ...
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Removing user contact methods works from functions.php but not from a plugin

I'd like to remove user fields and I used this code: add_filter( 'user_contactmethods', 'newfields' ); function newfields( $user_contact ) { unset($user_contact['facebook']); ...