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view and update form only for registered users

Requirement:- I have created a Form in wordpress, which have some fields e.g., article name, article type, upload article, author name, etc. Now i need, that only registered users can fill and ...
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Custom post type for 'staff' versus using wordpress user profiles?

A scenario I keep coming across is where an organisation might have several staff for whom I want to have some sort of listing and a single profile page with biographical information. Typically I ...
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Privacy in WordPress

I am looking to set up a private community using WordPress. The requirements are: User can "register" somewhere An admin will "approve" them The user gets an email "you have been approved" The user ...
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the blog owner multisite

In a multisite, how can I get the ID of the owner of the current blog? I know how to get the current blogs Id using get_current_blog_id(), so given that ID, how would I fetch the ID of the owner of ...
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Import Excel (or csv) Table with user-data as subscribers to wordpress

i have a tough problem. From an existing database with user-data I need to transfer those users as subscribers to my wordpress database. My user-profiles have various additional custom fields that I ...
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How to associate more than one user to a post?

I have a website we're building with 1600 'Business Listings' which are made as custom post types. Our problem is that, while there only needs to be one 'editor' of each post/company, there are ...
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Limiting the number of users

I was wondering if there is a way to actually limit the amount of users that can register to a Wordpress site? As an example, I am wanting to create a small site that will hold information for a ...
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how to share register users in wordpress wtih another php site

I have two sites on two different domains. One site is a php / html / mysql and the other is WordPress site. I'd like it so that people who are registered on the first site can access the WordPress ...
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How To Disable Add new users On Subsites In Multisite?

How To Disable "Add new user" On Subsites In WordPress Multisite ?
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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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Making WordPress available while logged into another website

A bit of a tricky one this and I'm not sure the best way to proceed or even if there is way to proceed. We have a self-hosted, secure, members-only website running off Oracle and IIS. Members sign ...
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get_comment_author_link not working properly

I have this snippet: <span><a href="<?php bloginfo('url'); ?>/writer/<?php echo get_comment_author_link(); ?>"><?php echo get_comment_author_link(); ...
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Get user ID when action row link is clicked

I have added an action row link to users.php so that when its clicked it links to a list table. To generate the data for the clicked user in my custom list table, I need to capture the user ID. I ...
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Displaying a message upon user registration

I have a question that I hope will be pretty simple for some of the WordPress Gurus out there. I have a WordPress network and whenever a users signs up, I would like to show (on signup confirmation ...
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How can I display show/hide elements when user is registered?

I'd like to change some elements in my header when the user is registered. I have both codes of the element, one when unregistered and the other when the user is registered, but I don't know how to ...
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Average Account Age

I'm trying to see if there is a way to find an average age of user accounts which came through my wordpress site not including the age of the administrator account. When I say age I don't mean their ...
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Contributors can still publish content after user downgrade

I'm trying to slowly hand over WordPress access to other site users but when I downgrade their user type from "Author" to "Contributor," I'm finding that WordPress isn't restricting their respective ...
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Pagination on WP_User_Query not updating current page

I have the following code which queries for all users (excluding admin) and sort them by the meta value user_business. When there are more than 10 users I have pagination which is currently working ...
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List top 5 authors with most posts

How are you? I have a blog which have 20 authors. I want to write code to show the 5 author who have more posts. like this: Adam (10 Posts) Khal (8 Posts) Yous (5 Posts) Moha (3 Posts) Yousef (1 ...
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Change User Role based on Point System Issue

Trying to change user role based on points. This is working seems fine till it keep increasing points. The problem happens when if we decrease points it is not changing role back to below stage. ...
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Does WordPress Need BuddyPress to Handle Large Amounts of Users?

I understand that technically there can be 18446744073709551615 users (db limitations). But I heard at a talk that the vanilla install of WP in actuality can't handle many users that well due to ...
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get USER ID in functions.php using user_register action

I am having trouble of getting the ID in user_register filter in functions.php... Here is what I got add_action( 'user_register', 'sendanotheremail' ); function sendanotheremail($user_id) { ...
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Paginate Links not working

For the life of me I cannot get Paginate links to display pagination, but using 'userp' in the url works for paging. I just need the links to show up. <?php /** * @package WordPress * ...
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Paginate a list of users?

I'm currently displaying a list of all users using the following code. The only problem is that I need to paginate and only display 10 users at a time. I'm familiar with pagination using CPT's and ...
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Search multiple meta keys at once

How would I modify the following SQL Query to allow me to search multiple meta keys at once? e.g. user_business AND user_about In the end I'll be searching about 40 - 50 different meta keys; or if ...
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Randomize Users

I'm trying to randomly display my users and I was wondering if I could edit the answer on this page to suit my needs (multiple users instead of a single user): Sidebar random author spotlight Here's ...
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Sort users by custom user meta value

I'm trying to sort users by a custom meta value "user_business" which is their business name that way when users are listed they're sorted alphabetically by their business name as they should be. I'm ...
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Will WordPress username displayed somewhere in the site?

I am considering enforcing all my users to use email as their login name. But I am afraid that the username is being used somewhere that is publicly accessible, e.g. author pages, such as that it will ...
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Storing additional information about the user

I'm creating a recruitment website in wordpress and need a way to store details about the user such as previous experience and qualifications. I want the user to be able to edit this information as ...
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Wordpress Central User Database

I run multiple Wordpress sites, I would like to centralize the users table so that users can access all the sites with a single username. Why do this? I run video communities What do I need? User X ...
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how to associate several authors to a custom post type

I have a "product" post type, to which i would like to associate several users according to their (custom) roles ( "designer", "producer"). They will be able to create (but not publish), edit and ...
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WP_User_Query not searching

I currently have the following code, and a user named "Clark Farm" in the user_business table. The code below returns nothing. If I remove the search term then all of the users are listed. I'm trying ...
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Custom Rewrite for Profiles

I'm currently trying to modify my rewrites to allow for an additional URL segment e.g. http://example.com/vendors/username/ by default WP allows for additional numeric segments but everything else ...
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How to show a custom notification to a specific user?

I am new here, I found this spot interesting and very special. I've already found useful information through your discussions. My first question is about user management. As Admin, I would need to ...
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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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Automatically create a default set of posts for each new registered user

Is there a plugin, or a way to automatically create a set of default posts for a new user when they register? I suspect that the answer might be to hook into the existing wordpress events - can ...
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Show Custom Post From Logged In Author

I have a custom home page set up so soon as users log in they see an overview of their account. I want to show them all of their own posts but im having trouble and can only get it to show current ...
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Current User Seeing Another Logged In User Info

Having a strange issue where I am checking for the current user by using the wp_get_current_user command and occasionally, users have reported to seeing the information for another user. Should I be ...
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Where the Nickname is being used in WordPress

I see most of the place is using the "Display name", so why I need to set a Nickname? Where it is being used?
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Display all existing members

How would I (using a loop) pull in all of the existing users? I'm trying to loop through these users and then pull in meta data for each one.
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How to check if a user (not current user) is logged in?

I need to display the online status (online/offline) for each author page (custom author page template). is_user_logged_in() only applies to the current user and I can't find a relevant approach ...
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Showing wordpress theme demo at front end

i am an wordpress developer and i am currently in a project in which i have 15 wordpress responsive themes and can be downloaded by users of my site. In this , i want the feature to show the user ...
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How can I verify users facebook ID that he provides during signup process

In my signup form there is an input field that gets user's facebook ID, I just want to verify if its correct before signing up the user.
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how do I add role and capability after I create a new user

I have a simple requirement: 1. create a user 2. create a role for the user 3. add capability for the role First, create a new user $uid = wp_insert_user($userdata); Second & Third, create a ...
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How to redirect user after session timeout

How can i redirect user after session timeout in multisite to my custom Page? Normally Wordpress multisite redirects users to example.com/subdirectory/wp-login.php
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How can I add authors in WordPress and assign them a picture?

I know that Wordpress allows us to create a new user and the user's avatar is got from Gravatar service base on their email. How can I add authors in WordPress and assign them a picture (without using ...
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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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Update post counts (published, draft, unattached) in admin interface

I am working on a multi-user WordPress setup and have made it so a particular type of user can only see and interact with posts, images, pages etc that they have authored. The code to make this happen ...
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How can I create a virtual user on WordPress

I want to create a virtual user on WordPress, I mean the username and password will not exist in the database or in the Dashboard but if I login, the username and password must be recognized and the ...
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Permalink structure as code in back-end?

I have this permalink structure: /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/ What I want to is, output the link of a post in the back-end and let users input a postname, that will automatically lead to that post ...