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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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2k views

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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323 views

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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71 views

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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877 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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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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46 views

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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3k views

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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586 views

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 post_author='...
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141 views

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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207 views

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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140 views

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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379 views

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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197 views

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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313 views

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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2answers
733 views

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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1answer
270 views

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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3k views

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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53 views

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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73 views

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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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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202 views

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 ...
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209 views

Set Display Name to first and last name (phpmyadmin SQL Query)

I'm trying to change all the users Display Names to be their first and last name. I have looked into a number of plugins and wrote my own PHP to try and accomplish this however the site has over 50,...
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306 views

User list order by user meta

i have created user vote that can vote users or author of posts. so for example have 4 users which looks: user --- ID=1 --- META KEY='_thumbs_rating_up' --- META VALUE='13' user --- ID=2 --- META ...
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Ordering list of users by last name and then by first name

I have a page listing users with certain custom roles, ordered by last name in alphabetical order. So far, so good. The problem is when two users have the same last name (i.e. John Doe and Rick Doe). ...
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147 views

Network installation giving errors when viewing or adding a user

I have just installed a fresh version of WP which I have turned in to a network install (using the instructions found here). All seemed to be going well, and I was able to add a new site successfully,...
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Edit dashboard based on user ID

Is there a way to edit the dashboard based on the user ID? I know this is relatively straight forward when targeting a user role, but how about ID? For a working example, something along the lines of ...
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4k views

Whats the best way to share user data across multiple Wordpress websites?

First of all, Multisite isn't what I'm looking for. I have 5 websites using Wordpress all on separate domains that I would like to enable user accounts for. I need user data to be shared across the ...
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How many users can WordPress handle?

I want to design a member login site in WP but I have a doubt that is WordPress can handle more than 40000 users on same database? I am not sure about this so I am stooping my work here. So please ...
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2k views

Get all user meta by meta key instead of ID

I'm trying to compare user meta values to find highest and lowest values. I have a user meta value set up called "hourly_rate". I want to get the hourly rate for all users and then run PHP's min() and ...
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77 views

User can not login

I successfully inserted a new user to WP database and I want this user to be logged in right after this. I do it like this User Login Form <?php function dlf_form() { ?> <form ...
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395 views

MS Access to manage WordPress Database

Now I don't believe this is practical or possible without a large amount of development. My client's old site used MS Access to manage the user's profiles on his old website. His new site uses ...
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User rank in wordpress post

I saw awhile ago on a support Forum that you can show a authors rank on a post in wordpress but I can't seem to find the post again but instead of words I want it to show an image if anyone could ...
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1k views

Wordpress User Profile Upload - If page is saved file reset

I have various different extra profile fields which I have set in functions.php however with the upload one if a user uploads an image and saves the form the image is set, however if they go back and ...
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205 views

How to restrict the amount of categories/post tags/terms for a post type post

I'm in need of a solution that allows me to restrict the user/author to only use maximum of two categories per new post. One post can only have one or two categories. The only similar solution that ...
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Get the User ID Who Owns a Given Blog ID in Multisite

I am working on creating a function that will take a $blog_id and return the corresponding $user_id of the user who owns/created the blog in a multi site network. public function ...
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56 views

Iterate through users and display users meta info at front-page

I have a meta field in user called columnista-destacado I need to iterate through Wordpress users and if that field has valued set (lets said equal 1) then I need to display user meta info at front-...
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Delete Users using a Front End Form

I viewed this question and would like to see how it was solved. I've been looking all over for help with this. I'm not sure if this link needs to be used within a <form> element. This is the ...
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Find out if logged in user is not subscriber

Is there any conditional tag which will allow me to display the certain content only if the user is NOT a subscriber?
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Users are routed to home page instead of WP admin after login

I have upgraded my site to WP 4.1...I am trying to fix an issue where : once the user logs in, he should be redirected to wp-admin page...But for some reason, after the user logs in successfully, he ...
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is_user_logged_in() not working after domain change

I am relatively new to Wordpress and I recently moved a WordPress website from one domain to another. I went through and fixed all the links and references that I could find. Now my website has all of ...
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671 views

Add More Fields to Users Pages (Admin Panel)

So I'm trying to create some custom fields for users. I need to give users access to a 30 day trial of some software and I want to keep track of that in the users page of administration panel. If the ...
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418 views

Automatically delete inactive users after 2 months

I am trying to modify this function: // automatically delete users after 7 days in wordpress function wcs_auto_delete_users() { global $wpdb; $query = $wpdb->prepare( "SELECT ID FROM $wpdb->...
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WordPress accepting log ins with blank password and incorrect passwords

I'm working on someone's WP site and one of the bugs they have is that as long as the user is registered and exists in the wp_users table they can log in to the site without entering a password or ...
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1k views

How to add country drop down menu to the user profile?

I've added this code snippet to my functions.php function my_new_contactmethods( $contactmethods ) { $contactmethods['country'] = 'country'; return $contactmethods; } add_filter('...
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43 views

Custom capability for a single user

I have this complex scenario: 1) I'll have multiple admin users. 2) Only one admin can 'see_encrypted_pass' Now, I want to assign custom 'see_encrypted_pass' capability to only one admin (say, John)...
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Get tags for current user

How i can get user tags list , i get list of all tags with this: <?php $tags = get_tags(); ?> <?php if (isset($tags)): ?> <ul> <?php foreach ($tags as $tag): ?> ...
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1answer
177 views

How to get profile user id when uploading image via media uploader on profile page

I have a PlugIn which lets a user upload an image to a user profile in the backend. Now I want to access the user id in the uploader to change the filename of the uploaded image. On the user profile ...
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272 views

Show content only if member left a comment

Functions Php : add_shortcode( 'membervip', 'memberviparea' ); function memberviparea( $atts, $content = null ) { if( is_user_logged_in() ) return '<p>' . $content . '</p>'; ...
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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 ...