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I want to call a function, whenever any user update their profile. How to do that?

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It seems as if the hook personal_options_update might be what you're looking for.

add_action( 'personal_options_update', 'my_custom_func' );
function my_custom_func( $user_id /* if you need that */ ) {
    ...
}
  • +1 since you basically said what I said and included example code. :) – mor7ifer Mar 11 '13 at 17:26
  • Thanks a lot. Can I also use this hook in plugin as well? – тнє Sufi Mar 11 '13 at 18:02
  • Well, of course can you include this functionality into a plugin, as well as into a theme's functions.php. If I could be of help, would you mind accepting this answer so that someone having the same/a similar problem can see its solution? – tfrommen Mar 11 '13 at 18:58
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You can do this using either the personal_options_update or edit_user_profile_update hook depending on what exactly you want to do. If those aren't firing when you need, you can poke around in http://core.trac.wordpress.org/browser/tags/3.5.1/wp-admin/user-edit.php to find a different hook to use.

See Justin Tadlock's tutorial for more

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