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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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Exclude subscriber users from user list

I want to exclude Subscribers from a user list. My code is: $users = $wpdb->get_results( "SELECT display_name FROM $wpdb->users ORDER BY display_name ASC" ); How can I change that so ...
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Get how many days since last post of the current user

How do I get how long since current user's last published post? For example: It has been <?php echo $days_since_last_post; ?> days since your last post I need to use that number in a variable ...
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Is there any way to give all users access to one blog in a multisite network without using a plugin?

I know there are various plugins out there to help with multisite user management, but we have a policy of avoiding plugins for a) overzealous security policies, and b) interfering with our already ...
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Best practice for show data to one specific user?

I'm attempting to build a locked page on wordpress (through a plugin) that shows differant data, depending on who signs-in. Essentially it has three screens, as follows: If you sign-in as the admin ...
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Add a button to users.php

I am working on a plugin that adds meta data for each user to the users.php table that is displayed by adding columns. I have that done but I would like to also add a button that will delete the meta ...
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Let users register weight each day and save it in DB

I need a way that lets my users register they're weight (kg) and maybe % of bodyfat and save that information on each user in the DB. Then i need a way to output that number again on the logged in ...
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Print profile details as PDF or from modal window

I have been able to use the Advance Custom Fields plugin to create more fields I need for every new user to our site. What we need though, is that once someone has registered, they still need to be ...
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Creating Custom user type just like custom post

Any method for creating custom user types just like custom post. am trying to achieve 2 different set of users with different user_meta fields.
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global $current_user not current user

I believe I have a misunderstanding of what the global variable $current_user is exactly. I'm attempting to display the current user's email and name on a page using add_filter('the_content', ...
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WordPress keeps asking for connection information in localhost

I tried to find and answer but even though the problem is common I haven't been able to fix it, WP keeps asking me for the FTP info on my local LAMP environment when trying to install, delete or ...
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New user Registration data imported into Page

Here's my goal....New users apply to use a site that I'm working on. When I get an application, I talk to them, and afterwards I approve them. From there, the information they supplied online is ...
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How to get Role Subscribe Users on Admin Menu only in Pages in Wordpress

How to get Role Subscribe Users on Admin Menu only in Pages in Wordpress and also asign pages to only a specific user and also get the pages on homepage by user ID. Example: here a link, i want to ...
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Set a maximum upload count for users on a specific user role

For users with the Contributor user role, I want to restrict the total amount of images that they are allowed to upload. I found this code posted on an answer here: add_filter( 'wp_handle_upload', ...
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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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Assigning multiple or additional capabilities to specific users or how to create additional roles like bbpress roles?

even though I think I understand the hierarchy of roles in WordPress, I never really bothered creating my own user roles or custom capabilities. What I need to achieve is to assign a few capabilities ...
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Efficiency on displaying random authors based on large database

I'm trying to display a list of 5 authors randomly. Here are some solutions I had found: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5502609/get-authors-randomly ...
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How to display custom user meta from registration in backend?

I'm considering using the hooks for the WordPress registration form to add some custom fields: https://codex.wordpress.org/Customizing_the_Registration_Form My question is, if it's even possible, how ...
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Adding tags and inputs to a user's profile

I'm adding a number of items to the user profiles using this method in my functions.php function modify_contact_methods($profile_fields) { // Add new fields $profile_fields['twitter'] = ...
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Validate user meta and redirect

I wanted to add some extra fields to obtain extra user info which I have added easily that looks like. The example code for a single form field, I added: add_action( 'show_user_profile', ...
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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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Delete option value from array using update_option()

I have a user profile field which subscribes the user to forum posts by email. This adds the user's email address to an array in wp-options. Naturally I want the user to be able to unsubscribe, in ...
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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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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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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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Add a column before username in the users profile table

I want to reorder the Company column to be the first column in the table, the code is working fine but it's position is the last one. How can I get it to be in the first before the username? function ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Generating User(s) with Settings API

I am trying to create a plugin that will generate users. I am pretty new to Wordpress and my PHP is ehhhh. The idea for it is for the plugin to generate multiple users when its finished. Right now ...
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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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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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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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How to use alias domain for multisite installation?

Is it possible to use alias-domain for multisite installation? I have tried domain-mapping plugin and Multi Domains plugin for WordPress, but this does not solve this problem. Example: I have ...
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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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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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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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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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Let admin users edit member profiles from front end

I'm using WP User Frontend Pro, but the pro version lacks the feature of letting admins edit registered users profiles from front end. I'm building a web app using WordPress, and the administrator ...
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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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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 ...