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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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throttle/limit a logged in user's http requests to specific page on a per day basis

I have a resource on my WordPress page that I only want to show X times per day per logged in user. I'm using the twenty sixteen WordPress theme. Currently, Guests / visitors / non logged in users ...
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Groups and subgroups for permission

I have a problem. I would like to have "groups" to give access to posts. And "subgroups" to show different sections of that post. A simple example: "Only users from Group 1 can access to Post 1. And ...
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7k views

Why are my roles not visible in a Multi-site/Network?

My network is showing roles in some sites and not in others. For some reason that I can't explain, when I add a new user, I have no role to choose from on the drop down box of a sub-site in my ...
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75 views

Add user data to table when user is created?

I am trying to figure out how to add user information and specific meta data to a separate table through PHP. I would prefer to do this when a user posted to the wp_users and wp_usermeta table. I am ...
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I want 3 WordPress websites, with the same users able to login to each

I want to install 3 WordPress websites, and I want users to be able to sign up to any of the sites and then access all the other sites with the same login credentials - like Google where you can sign ...
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22 views

Why User Management Plugins

What are some primary advantages of user management plugins over the standard WordPress system with roles? I think the latter is all I need, as the application only has to log users in and grant them ...
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2k views

importing users where password is provided as md5 + much metadata

I have a spreadsheet that was provided to me of users to import to a new site I have built. I was provided with the password in MD5 hash form. I suspect if I insert this into the password field in ...
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440 views

How to list users like an archive page 10 users on page and have navigations

How can i list registered users like an archive page? and how can i make a link on user name to point to user profile page? Please see the link http://postimg.org/image/9wkp6kfib/ <?php /* ...
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465 views

Front end post and upload file, image for users without plugin

I have the condition as below :- There are multiple users who have to post their own post on respective post types(like news, reports etc) with feature image upload, extra file(pdf,txt,excel) upload ...
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6k views

User Profile / Add Custom Fields

Hello: I am trying to add 7 custom fields to the standard Wordpress wp-admin/profile.php page. There are a few site which suggest a simple bit of code to do this, for example: http://wpengineer.com/...
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Multiple custom post type authors

I've got a custom post types that I would like to make editable by several users. I saw some solutions that used the plugin co-author plus but this only works if I set the authors using the admin ...
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Plugin permissions for Editor role

I've added a plugin called Orbisius Simple Notice but I notice this applied to several plugins I have installed. The plugin works fine when logged in as an Admin. However, my clients who manage the ...
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Display custom fields in frontside user profile

I installed the CIMY User Extra Fields plugin to add new custom fields in theuser profile. I added 1 custom field for gender to the user profile but it displays only in the admin panel user profile. ...
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External php application - get_current_user_id() return 0

I have an external php application. I want to get current WP user id who is logged on but function get_current_user_id() always return 0. For connect my external php application with WP I use this ...
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13 views

get the taxonomies terms associated with users

I’m building a search form with meta_query to get users based on meta_key and meta_value. Some meta_key are taxonomies. It works very well but in my select, i have all terms and some terms are not ...
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678 views

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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Every time I use wp_get_current_user() my plugin breaks

I have been trying to make a sign-out plugin that allows users to sign out from military training activities that they should be at. After they fill out a form explaining why they are not going to be ...
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How to upload user profile image from frontend in wordpress ?

We have user profile page in frontend. We need to add functionality to user add their profile image from profile page in frontend. Is any plugin or custom functions available for that ?
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Create like button from scratch

Would someone kindly give me a pointer on direction to take to create a simple test data unique to each user that can be updated by other user from front end and saved in database. I know it sounds ...
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Removing duplicate user emails from the database

I converted a database to WordPress. There are many users with the same email addresses. I imported all users, but now I'd like to delete the multiple users with the same e-mail and attribute all ...
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2k views

How to export bbPress (forums, topics, replies) and all users?

I've searched a little and I could not find a straight working answer. I want to export all users and their bbPress(2.1.2) forums, topics and replies to another fresh WordPress installation? If ...
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How to run a mysql query when admin updates user role?

I need to run a query when the admin changes the user role in the admin panel. Right now, this is my code: add_action( 'set_user_role', 'my_function' ); function my_function ($user_id){ $user = ...
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93 views

Create users from frontend without password

Is it possible to create a form on my front-page which concludes email, name and surname and when its submitted it creates a new wordpress user with a random password? I need this function to create ...
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Add a user to edit the layout of a site

Currently, when I sign in I can edit the site - the layout, the number of pages, the theme, everything. I want another user to also be able to do this. I don't care about what role they have or ...
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534 views

WP_User_Query with more than two custom meta values

I am trying to create a custom user query based on users' metadata. I have the following query created. $users = new WP_User_Query( array( 'search' => '*' . $search_name . '*', '...
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27 views

Add new post only in assigned category

Is there any possibility or plugin, that alows me to add a user (example author role) who could add posts but only in one category?
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1k views

Allow contributors to add categories, but not delete

I used a plugin called "User Role Editor" to allow contributors to add categories, but it also lets them delete categories. Any suggestions?
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537 views

Remove email verification when new user register

Please note I'm not posting this question without doing google search, but the problem is every single result I found is either about BuddyPress or WP Multisite, but I have a WP Single installation ...
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2k views

Force display name as full name

Is there a way I can force all users display names to be Firstname Lastname or alternatively change this to be the default?
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21 views

Mass delete spam accounts

Bots are ever so slowly taking over our existence and even the greatest captcha or guard will fail at points. This may result in a high amount of spam accounts that needs to be deleted. Removing ...
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Mailchimp Synch User with custom user_meta to create list

i've a csv file with my clients list that i use to create users with custom meta data (such as language, notes, etc) i'd like to sync those wp users to mailchimp users, dividing it by lists (blocked ...
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wp_update_user() does not update user_data

With code below I try to update the email address of a user. The $_POST is correct, but the data is not saved into wp_users table. $user_id = $_POST['ID']; // correct ID wp_update_user( $...
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Use 'mobiles meta info' to create user ? WP is backend for the app. JSON API

Using WP as a mobile App's backend, using the JSON API. Goal: 'Creating' a user without password, while saving certain meta info about them. Then allow created users to do an allowed action. The ...
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481 views

New User Registration email

I am receiving an email notification whenever a new user is added to my site. I need to change the default 'send-to' address. It is using a personal email, rather than my 'webmaster' email. Where is ...
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178 views

Cannot login in Wordpress even after changing hash password in phpmyadmin

An hour ago I changed the password of my Head Admin user. But after this I was not able to login anymore. So I have tried to reset the password in PHPmyadmin with the md5 encoding and even with this ...
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Require confirmation of current user's email before updating database and before send_email_change_email

I like the core ability for users to update their default "Email" field. For example username1 can edit their own profile and change their "Email" field from email1@example.com to email2@example.com ...
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Create users via PHP

I'd like to update my users list with some user from a csv file generated by another database (witch i can access too) i'd like to create dynamically a user (with username, password and so on) and ...
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93 views

Problem with Hebrew characters in username

I wrote a plugin to enable hebrew characters in usernames. This is the full code: add_filter ('sanitize_user', 'hu_sanitize_user', 10, 3); //Overrides the Wordpress sanitize_user filter to allow ...
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How can I give a user the right to edit pages, which however need to be approved first?

I'm trying to give a user the right to edit pages. However the standard "editor" role in Wordpress give the user the right to publish such changes immediately. Is it possible to let someone edit pages,...
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UPDATE on SELECT results. A SQL query to swap Author with Meta Box value

I inherited a project where, for some reason, the previous developer make a custom post type for authors and a custom select listing all those authors cpt titles in the post edit screen. This led to a ...
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645 views

How to add follow functionality to multi-author wordpress site?

is there any way to add "follow" functionality to Wordpress ? so that every logged-in user can follow his favorite author and only can see post from authors that he followed them .. A possible ...
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Shared account / dual blogging in WordPress

I am running my own hosting and domain, with Wordpress installed on it. I am planning on posting there regularly, once or twice a day. However, a friend of mine would also like to contribute with his ...
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2k views

How to let users choose posts order in categories?

I'm running a wordpress based website and I need to let the users choose how to show the posts inside categories pages. I would like to have a button inside a category page that can be clicked so the ...
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Hide a user from WordPress

I'm using the below code to hide a user from the WordPress User List: add_action( 'pre_user_query', 'ap_pre_user_query' ); function ap_pre_user_query( $user_search ) { $user = wp_get_current_user(...
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Filter User Query

I am using the code below to display all of my users on the front end. <?php $args = array( 'meta_key' => 'last_name', 'orderby' => 'meta_value', 'order' => 'ASC', '...
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The post order is different for logged-in and non-logged-in users? [closed]

I noticed that for some reason on my site, the post order changes depending on whether a user is logged in or not. When I am logged in as the admin, the posts display is chronological order. But when ...
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443 views

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 ...
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Custom taxonomy on users with UI

WP lets us register_taxonomy() with users as the object type, thus creating taxonomies mapped to user IDs rather than post IDs. Unfortunately this method is poorly documented and many features don't ...
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Site admin that can see everything, but not save

Maybe it's strange question, but I'm interested in it; Is there any way to allow user display everything, that Admin can see (site options, custom types, plugins settings) but disallow to edit ...