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Wordpress stuck in deleting user

We’ve run into an issue with our WP Multisite where we cannot delete user accounts. The URL i keep getting is: http://example.com/wp-admin/network/users.php?action=dodelete It should look something ...
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Copy a user from one WordPress site to another

Is it possible to copy a user from one WordPress site to another? I copied the record from the user table and all the related records from the usermeta table (12 records by default) but I think ...
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How we can get the user id by its display_name

I have user display_name and with this I want to get the id of that user. So, how can I get the user id?
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262 views

Send email to all registered users [closed]

I've got a about 60 registered users. How can I send an email out to all of them? Any suggestions on how to achieve this. The users have registered, so I don't think they are going to mind an email ...
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421 views

How to limit users to one comment per post

I am using WordPress as a petition site and hacking the comments system to work as the petition signup. I would like to find out how I can limit a user to post only one comment per post. So far I can ...
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122 views

Hide comments and posts posted by other user

I've created a user with role Contributor, when i logged in as Contributor all the posts and comments are listed in the dashboard. How to disable this? I just want to see the post made by ...
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Adding a photo to each WP user

I found several plugins (like this one and this one) to get the ability to attach a picture to a WP user. But these plugins are not maintained any more. Since there's apparently no plugin that does ...
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How to display users with posts published between two dates (Sorted by Post-Count) [Multisite]

I'm trying to make a list of users who have published posts within two given dates. My attempts using WP_User_query just work for one blog ID and takes time to load because it runs through a lot of ...
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Limit number of posts a user can make per minute?

So I found the solution to limiting a number of posts a user can make per day but not per minute. Here's an excerpt from the code I found on ...
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3k views

Is it possible to add taxonomies to user profiles?

I would like to know if it's possible to add taxonomies in the user profile, without hacks. So far I have been able to add taxonomies to custom post types and all, but now I would like to add it to ...
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214 views

wp-admin: Sort users by surname

Is it possible to alter this table in the backend so I can sort users by Name and Surname? I have dozens of users on my multisite that need to be sorted by Surname. Can anyone help me out here? ...
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Custom registration field to SQL database

I have created new columns in a SQL table called wp_users. Those fields are "giodo", "handel" and "regulamin". What I want to do is to add '1' to each column when a user registers and selects ...
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How to get current user ID in array meta_value?

Here is example: $args=array( 'meta_key' => 'Something', 'meta_value' => '',//here goes current used ID by default. 'meta_compare' => '=', ); $user_query = new ...
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How can I check if the admin bar is visible to the current user?

I'm new to WordPress. I would like to know Is the admin bar visible to all users and roles? If not, how can I check it is visible to the current user?
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110 views

SELECT from wp_users, get Displayname too

SELECT post_author, count(ID) as amount FROM dbold_posts WHERE WEEKOFYEAR( post_date ) = WEEKOFYEAR( NOW() ) AND post_status = 'publish' AND post_type = 'post' GROUP BY post_author ...
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144 views

Why checkbox is not saved in user profile page?

I added new options in user profile page. I added checkbox but it is not saving if all multiple options are checked. <input type="checkbox" name="neww" class="neww" value="one"<?php ...
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298 views

Delete user from frontend

Hi I am working on a frontend admin where a user must be able to delete his account. current_user() is a custom made function of me that retrieves the user meta data. Does anyone know how I can make ...
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User info in the admin sidebar

I think nobody has yet think of this, hope someone can help me. Im trying to add a user info pannel in de admin sidebar, right at the top. Just like the wp-admin-bar-my-account in the admin bar, just ...
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1k views

Get author id from url

I am trying to get the authors user_id on a page linked to by using get_author_posts_url(),. For example http://example.com/author/John%20Smith where John Smith is user_id is 23. I need to get ...
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What is the proper way to get logged in user id in a plugin?

I need to get logged in user id inside my plugin. Is this the proper way? $root = dirname(dirname(dirname(dirname(__FILE__)))); if (file_exists($root.'/wp-load.php')) { ...
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453 views

First and last name fields not filled when using wp_insert_user

I've written a plugin to allow authentication to a WordPress install via an external API. Everything is working except the first and last names are not being set for the new WordPress user created by ...
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3k views

Front end registration/login & publish/update 1 custom post

I want to be able to allow a user to register/login via a front end form and be able to create 1 custom post which only they will be able to edit and update via a front end form. This will be part of ...
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695 views

How to show custom post type count in the users admin page

There's a post count in the user page of the WordPress admin area. I have a custom post type events. Is there some hook I can use to add my event count to the post count, or else to add a column for ...
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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 to ...
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252 views

Assign random (and unique) user meta upon registration

When a user registers, I need to assign a random but unique, 4-digit number as user meta data. The number will be static and not change: Not by the user himself or any user with a higher capability. ...
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Redirect current user to their most recent custom post

Is there a way that, if a user tries to access a particular page, they are redirected to their most recent post (In a custom post type)? Or, if the user has no posts, redirect them to the homepage?
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Display edit link if post author is current user

I am creating an author.php page and listing all the posts from an author. Although admins can see the posts' edit links i want to echo the link if logged in user is the current user for example if ...
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Changing starting number of User ID

I've got a client who would like their online user registration to match their current database. Thus they'd like their wordpress sign ups to start with 00100, I can't seem to find a plugin that ...
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Specific way to allow Wordpress users to view their current password? And edit it?

I know the built in user manager doesn't allow a user to see what her current pass is, just recover / reset it via email or write in a new one in the admin but I am looking for a plugin or other ...
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Tagging users in Wordpress

I have a community blog at thelazy.info . I want to tag users based on their colleges and assign a role known as "College Owner" which will have permissions to edit users belonging to his colleges. ...
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Fetching posts that match a User Profile setting

I have a Custom Field in my User Profile page that allows site authors to specify which town they come from when they set up their account. The towns are in the form of a selectable dropdown select ...
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Add 'Creator' User Meta when adding user

I am creating a custom web using WordPress. I need to get information about who has created an account/user. The meta for example created_by. So that I can retrieve who are the users that created by ...
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How to order users alphabetically by their last name?

I use the following shortcode and function to display members of some departments: add_shortcode( 'list_of_members', 'members_listing' ); /* usage: [list_of_members department = 'psychology'] */ ...
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Custom user profile, registration, login page with theme

WordPress user profile page uses the administration interface, and its user registration / login page is not part of the theme. I would like to change it into the custom theme of my site customize ...
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2k views

How can I get multisite primary blog (url or path) for current user?

In a multisite setup, when users are visiting a blog/site that there are not a member, I would like to display a link to "HOME" that takes them to their "primary" blog. I know how to determine if a ...
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Custom Meta Box - Multiple Checkbox for Users [closed]

My question is in regard to this article: http://wp.smashingmagazine.com/2012/01/27/limiting-visibility-posts-username/comment-page-1/#comment-154111 This article: creates a custom metabox the ...
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86 views

Migrating Users along with their password

I would like to migrate users from one wordpress site to another along with their paasswords, there are 15000 users in total . what would be the best way to do this . is a migration of the database ...
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Completely hide user info

I'm wondering if there's a way to make 100% sure a user's info is not available to the public. Our theme is not currently using a profile page, but I did notice that there is a 'Posts by author' page ...
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My posts section for logged in user

I would like to create a page that shows only posts written by the user logged in and get a link (such as www.example.com/AuthorPostsID) to put on the menu. I'm trying for two days. Does anyone know ...
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735 views

Make display name unique

Right now you can make your Display Name whatever you want, you can even impersonate an admin. Is it possible to make the Display Name unique?
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User(s) already exists show error please provide a valid username

I tried to log into WordPress today and instead of the usual wp_admin page, I got 'Welcome to the famous five minute WordPress installation process!'. It asks for a Site Title and email address, and ...
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Get selected value with PHP and jQuery

I have form that i'm using to update user profile from front end and i have country select. <form method="post" id="adduser" action="<?php the_permalink(); ?>"> <select id="te" ...
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Add a user to a specific blog when they register?

I've setup a WP MU site and I need to know how to sign up a user to a specific blog when they register. As it is now, if a visitor is visiting a specific site and they click the register button they ...
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How to let user set password on registration

I´m working on a front end registration form adn have gotten as far as getting the standard registration form to work, but... I´d like to add the oportunity to let the user choose his/her own ...
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Delete users from multisite after they have not logged in for a set amount of time?

I have added this to the users as they log into any of the sites on my multisite. update_user_meta( $user_id, '_last_login', time() ); Now I want to delete all of the users that have not logged in ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Plugin: how would I get an image src path uploaded from User Profile?

I have created an Image Upload field for a User Photo in the User Profile section in the wp-admin using Advanced Custom Fields. I realized ACF could do this per this post: Photo gallery on profile ...
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Add a custom post when inserting a new user in Wordpress?

I want to add a custom post type (called pupil) into Wordpress when inserting a new user. The wp_insert_user() is used for creating new users. I have this code: function ...
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How to get the blogs owned by a user?

I have setup WP MU and I would like to get a list of blogs a user owns. Is there a method that gets this info? More info: I only have one page for the user to login. I need to get the blogs they own ...
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loginout function customization

I want to make login / logout function inside my header to display when the user is logged in Logged in as,{user name} where {user name} should be wrapped inside an anchor tag with a custom permalink ...
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How to delete user on logout and when session expires?

I am looking for a way to delete a user when they logout and when session expires...whatever one happens first? Reason being is that all login authentication happens through an api to another company ...