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import (migration) user database to wp-users

I am having hard time for importing to user-meta and post-meta from my non-wp-tables. I am trying to do db migration from user table and post table to WordPress tables. So it might be user table ...
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User fields that can be edited by administrator?

How can I add custom user fields for a user profile that an administrator can edit? I want the user to be able to see the value of the field on their profile, but I don't want them to edit it. How can ...
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Personalized Author Area

I have most of a site together that is set up to allow people to register as authors and post stories. I had originally suggested we use a form and have the client create the post, since he also ...
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How to list users by custom field?

I have a custom user field in the standard database, called company. I want to output on to a page the usermeta info only of users whose company matches Widgets Inc ... How do I do that? What I'd ...
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Keep Logged in Users out of Admin Panel

So I'm creating user registration. Just simply <?php wp_register(); ?> but then it gives them a link to the admin panel, which in my situation they really don't need. How do I remove the "Site ...
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Retrieve New user's ID

I'm trying to retrieve the user id of a new user as soon as they're created. I tried using the hook "user_register" but there appears to be no id in there...maybe it grabs the data before a userID is ...
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Split Blog Into Two Sections?

Alright, so this is my vision for a website I am currently looking to relaunch... As of right now, my site's blog consists of posts in the form of products linking to Amazon via WP Zon Builder ...
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How to update BuddyPress xprofile fields programmatically? [closed]

I update user info using wp_update_user function. I also need to update the table wp_bp_xprofile_data. Is there any function, where I can update data on wp_bp_xprofile_data table?
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Store members in custom taxonomy or native user?

I've just started Wordpress-programming a few days ago, but I've been programming php 5-6 years. I've been writing some code -added custom taxonomies, custom post-types/fields etc. Now I want to be ...
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How to detect first visit of a user?

I want to build an alert for users who visit my WordPress blog. Is there a conditional function like is_home() to detect if someone visits the blog the first time? I want to send the alert to every ...
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Multiple Users Logged In Causing Incorrect Account Returned

I have a plugin that I have written that has a front-end login and I have had reports by multiple users that state that when they login (presumably at the same time???), they see someone else's ...
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How To Add Custom Form Fields To The User Profile Page?

The user profile page has the following fields: Username First Name Last Name Nickname Display name Contact Info E-mail Website AIM Yahoo IM Jabber / Google Talk How can more fields be added to ...
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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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Allow users to create post without logging in?

I have this project that requires guests to normally write a post without requiring them to be a user. By normally, I mean they can write posts by going to the posts edit screen like a normal user ...
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wp_insert_user not creating account correctly when ID is manually set

So, I'm trying to create a new user account with wp_insert_user based on credentials I receive from a Facebook user profile. I want the new user account ID to equal the Facebook account ID (ex: ...
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Order users by custom user meta

I'm showing a list of users like so: <ul> <?php $directors = get_users('role=director'); foreach ($directors as $director) { $dir_id = $director->ID; ...
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Create user from external file

I have this little script for create user from page of template i use in wordpress template page : $user_name = "usertest"; $user_pass="123456"; $user_email="myemail@domain.com"; wp_create_user( ...
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Designing a member area on my site

I am new to wordpress and I have a website I inherited and I have never even heard of wordpress. My first mini project is to create a page with my members that can then be linked to a personal page ...
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order users with drag'n'drop?

There are many plugins out there that let you order Pages and/or Posts with drag and drop. Is there something similar to order users? Or if not, is it possible to create a plugin for that (i.e. are ...
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Get users with different roles and call function on each of them (user_meta)

First of all, I have a custom function in functions.php that gets some author information. This works on great on single posts with a single author. <?php function the_author_box() { ?> <div ...
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Featured image not working, because of custom user role?

I've got a weird issue. My post thumbnails aren't working with a custom role. Images can be uploaded, and when viewing the media uploader they show as attached to the relevant post. However, when ...
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Delete user after Contact Form 7 submission [closed]

I need to allow users to delete their accounts on the front end, but need to collect some information about their reason for leaving. I'm using Contact Form 7 to collect the info, and want to use a ...
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Link to Authors blog posts

I am trying to create a link in my template that allows the user to see there own blog posts the code that i am using is <li><a href="?author=<?php the_author_ID(); ...
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How to stop a user from updating the post date

I have a custom role, called "dealer". Once they have posted a new post, they cannot delete it. It's important they cannot update the date either, and I'm a little stuck on how to do this. It looks ...
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Email Subscribe for Downloads in Wordpress

I have a wordpress blog. I want to allow download files for only subscribers. How can I do that ? Any help would be appreciated. Also when I get the email of user, the user must be subscriber first ...
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Calling User Nickname

I am currently calling a user's nicename in a function I have: $users = $user_query->get_results(); foreach( $users as $user ): echo $user->user_nicename; I'm trying to call ...
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Changing user_login ends current session

I have a site we wanted the login username to be the user's e-mail address. The user_login column contains the e-mail address. No problem. I created a custom function so that when the user updates ...
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WPMU - new users are automatically subscribed to the main blog - how to prevent that?

New users added via wpmu_signup_blog($domain, $path, $title, $user_name, $user_email); are automatically subscribed to the main blog. Can this be prevented? I only want them to be administrators of ...
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How to set different users for different pages?

I am designing a site in which I wish to have different users (logged in) for different pages. Illustration: Suppose I have subscribers A,B,C,D,E,F and pages 1,2 and 3. I wish to have the follwing ...
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Removing Wordpress Plugin Menu Item for a specific user

I want to remove certain dashboard menu times for a specific user. Now this menu consist of plugin menu items as well. One particular plugin I want to hide from the user is Contact Form 7. Here is ...
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users and usermeta table

Is it mandatory for each user to have entries in usermeta table as well or it's optional? Recently, I came across a wordpress database which has thousands of users in user table however only a few of ...
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Administrator can rate user's posts

I'm trying to figure out how something like this can get done: Each user's post could get rated by administrator in backend (admin area) and he see the total points of each user in users list at ...
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Is there a standard public URL convention used on a Wordpress site directly to a page listing all of a user's public content?

Is there a standard convention for a full direct public URL address that, when visited/clicked on, will show a page list all of user account's public content uploaded on that site. Background: I ...
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Limit Form Access and Require Some Fields

I have gotten a "post from frontend" php code example, and I have tested that it works for my site. But I found that it can't define only logged in user to submit post. Also the code can't display ...
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Hide comments awaiting moderation from user who submitted the comments

This is a strange one. I host a website that is primarily for children. All posts are moderated. Users are required to enter a user name and location (State), but are not required to be registered ...
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Create dropdown of users in admin dashboard

I'm trying to make a list of users come up in a widget in the admin dashboard. So far i've got it showing up, but I want the list to show a custom field from the user's profile instead of the normal ...
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Wordpress comments email notification for authors

I'm admin of a question and answers website in WordPress. All users are defined like authors. I have the problem that when I approve a comment ( an answer to a question), the author receives too much ...
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Pagination for user list

I am showing all the users by using the get_user() function. But I need to paginate the results. I tried a lot, but didn't succeed. Here is the code, which doesn't work as expected: $args = array( ...
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Will mass deleting WP Users then reimporting CSV with the same userid break WP?

Strange situation, but a Wordpress site i'm building has 1200 users already imported via csv, and they all have posts associated with them. I now need to add a number of extra fields to each user, but ...
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How to notify specific users when i'm posting/modifying a new post

Here's what I'm trying to do... I'm trying to send new submissions only to contractors requested. Using Role Scoper, I can select only users who can access the new submission. However, I am looking ...
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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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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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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(); ...