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Integrate Wordpress and bbpress profiles?

I have installed bbforum plugin in my wordpress. However It has two separate profiles for the blog users and the forum users. Blog users have profiles url: /author/test/ While forum users have ...
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How to Detect if I am on a bbpress 'plugin' page?

How can I check if I am on a forum page or forum post inside my theme. I am using the bbpress plugin (not standalone bbpress). There should be some conditional like is_bbpress() or something?
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How to keep plugin translates after updates?

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/bbpress/ bbpress' language folder ( wp-content/plugins/bbpress/bbp-languages ) have that warning: /** * Do not put custom translations here. They will be deleted ...
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Add custom menu item using wp_nav_menu_items filter

I have added a snippet to add a "Profile" link to my website navigation menu. My code: add_filter( 'wp_nav_menu_items', 'my_nav_menu_profile_link'); function my_nav_menu_profile_link($menu) { ...
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Seamless integration between WordPress and BBpress

I have a WordPress site at domain.com and a BBPress install at domain.com/subfolder the wp site has a menu item that goes to the forums, and I'd like the header to be the same between the two, so that ...
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How to edit posts with the new wp_editor api?

I am using bbPress 2x and modified the plugin to use the new wp_editor in place of the textarea for adding new topics and replies. This part works beautifully. Where I am stuck is when a person ...
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How to change the text of link 'Home' in bbPress forum breadcrumb?

I just installed bbPress 2.0.2 forum plugin for WordPress, and would like to change the text of link Home to iGeek (or anything else, for that matter). So the breadcrumb Home › Community becomes ...
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How do I set up real anonymous posting in bbpress forums? [closed]

I have bbpress-post-topics plugin installed so that my comments forms are replaced by a bbpress forum topic, it's working but I would like to enable anonymous posting. Currently, as you can see above,...
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how to redirect to a custom password retrieval page

I have a new site and I'm using bbpress beta-3 with it, I've created custom login/register/lost-password pages with the custom templates supplied with bbpress and I can't seem to find the filter/hook/...
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How to prevent spam users registering even with registration disabled

I have Wordpress Multisite with bbPress. I've disabled new user registration from network settings but I still seem to get new registrations regardless. I've read that bbPress is most likely the ...
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How to edit bbPress template files - WordPress + BuddyPress + bbPress? [closed]

I am using BuddyPress 1.6.1, bbPress 2.1.2 and WordPress 3.4.2 I follow the guide here. In the end, I did the trick pointed out by Sarah Gooding because mywebsite.com/forums was blank right after ...
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How can I pass a variable to wp_ajax action?

I'm writing a plugin that pulls data from an external API and inserts it into a bbPress topic. Here's some sample code: function bbp_ajax() { $topic_id = bbp_get_topic_id(); $the_issue_key = ...
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bbPress or WordPress + forum plugin?

I've been using bbPress for a while and I've noticed some bugs in my fresh installs. This makes me wonder if I should consider to just use WordPress with a forum plugin. Any experience building a ...
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How to change role titles in Bbpress?

Default role titles in BBpress are "Keymaster" and "Participant". I want to change them. I tried the solutions in this page but they didn't work in my bbpress. Probably, the solutions are for old ...
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how to speed up a complex wp_query?

I made a Wordpress plugin that checks if a bbPress forum / topic has been read. Basically, when a topic is read, a post meta bbppu_read_by is added to the topic, which has for value the user ID. ...
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Arrange BBpress topics by created

The default setting in the bbpress forum topics is that the most active topic automatically gets on top (sorted by freshness). However, I wish to change this setting in descending order of topics ...
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How do I redirect users after submitting a replies for moderation on bbpress?

After a user submits a new reply for moderation, the forum shows up again the same page, and with no explanation that the reply is awaiting moderation. Can I redirect the user to another URL with an ...
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BBpress error wp-init [closed]

I installed bbpress with the latest wordpress version 3.8 and I receive an error: Notice: bbp_setup_current_user was called incorrectly. The current user is being initialized without using $wp->init()...
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Why does deactivating a plugin cause error: “You do not have sufficient permissions to access this page”?

We recently deactivated the bbPress plugin because we don't use it anymore. Immediately following that, no admin users can get into the dashboard without hitting the infamous: "You do not have ...
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Creating nested forum loops in bbPress [closed]

I'm creating a customised forums front page for bbPress, by listing forums in a different way to the bbPress default. Essentially what I'm trying to do is replace the use of bbp_list_forums() with a ...
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How to get the Role Name of the current user? (WordPress)

I currently have this snippet: $user = new WP_User(get_current_user_id()); echo $user->roles[1]; and the output the slug of the bbPress forum role. (roles[0] would be the general WP role but I ...
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How do I find the bbpress forum ID for a forum in a buddypress group?

I am trying to modify this code https://www.daggerhart.com/bbpress-recent-replies-shortcode/ but I have specific questions and cannot find the answer. This code above generates a shortcode like [...
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How do I Create Forums with bbpress Plugin that can only be Viewed by Logged in Users

I'm trying to configure forums using the bbpress plugin that can only be viewed by logged in users. I attempted creating them as private but found that sub-forums don't show up on my root /forums page....
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bbpress change the word forum, topic, reply in the forum to another word I choose

bbpress I would want to customize my Forum in bbpress. by changing/replacing the words that appear on the forum layout. I would like to change the words (everywhere they appear): Forum, topic, reply. ...
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Can't Find BBPress data in Database

I have installed BBPress in my Buddypress Based Wordpress Site. And i m unable to find any table of bbpress which contains data from the forum in my database. Where can i find it?
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Multiple Backend Users as single Frontend User

Is there a good way to map multiple backend users to a single frontend user? Basically I want to do the following, we host a blog which is maintained by multiple persons, each as it's own credentials,...
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How to find a callback attached to a bbpress hook?

bbpress has a large number of callbacks attached to various hooks. I am familiar with this feature at the wordpress level but I am unable to locate where bbpress registers a large number of these ...
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how to edit bbp_forum_freshness_link() format

I'm trying to find how to edit format of bbp_forum_freshness_link() function in bbpress plugin. E.g. currently it displays how many days ago there was last activity and I would like to display date. ...
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Is there a way to import Blogger into bbPress?

I have a blog on Blogger that I would like to turn into a bbPress forum. This is a blog that has essentially been used as a forum, so bbPress is a better solution. Unfortunately, by default bbPress ...
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What is best forum script available to integrate with wordpress?

Ok i have a wordpress site network. I would like to setup a support forum for my site. But i don't want users to signup in different pages. I mean i want my users to use the same wordpress login ...
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Conditional if statement ($post->ID == get_the_ID) not working

The following code should read: If the current custom post type (bbp_forum), is the one being displayed, assign the class 'current' to its respective <li> tag. But for some reason the class '...
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How to create a custom nested loop in bbPress (Wordpress + bbPress plugin)

This is how you do it for Wordpress posts: $my_query = new WP_Query( "cat=3" ); if ( $my_query->have_posts() ) { while ( $my_query->have_posts() ) { $my_query->...
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WordPress and bbPress Login conflicts?

For some reason, if I log into my WordPress dashboard, I get logged out of my bbPress forum. When I log into my bbPress forum, I get logged out of WordPress. I followed all of the instructions ...
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Where does bbPress store author info for anonymous users?

I have WordPress and bbPress installed. All is working fine, except that when I need to do a custom query, I don't know which fields in the database to reference for topics created by anonymous users. ...
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How can I check if on specific plugin generated page or child

I am writing a function to force a redirect when accessing a certain page. I have done similar things using code like if ( is_main_query() && ( is_singular($restricted_post_types)||...
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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 add more fields to bbPress registration form

How can I add one or more extra fields to the registration form in bbpress 2.0.2? I want to add a textarea where prospective users can write their reason for joining the forum.
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BBPress private topics by default

I'm using the BBPress plugin for WordPress and also the Members plugin. Does anyone know of an easy way to make Topics for members only by default? I know the Gravity Forms forum does this but I do ...
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It is possible to encounter horrible bugs if I place a main loop that uses `query_posts` right above the main bbPress loop?

This is the code: <?php get_template_part( 'pagination', 'bbp_replies' ); ?> <?php query_posts('gdsr_sort=thumbs&post_type=bbp_reply&posts_per_page=2'); ?>...
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Adding custom fields to bbpress reply form

Referring to post "adding-custom-fields-bbpress-topic-form" with link https://wp-dreams.com/articles/2013/06/adding-custom-fields-bbpress-topic-form/, I want to add custom fields to bbpress reply form ...
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bbPress plugin moderator roles

I want to add an override to the existing role of a bbPress moderator. I need: super admin assign forum to moderator and moderator access only that plugin. one forum to have multiple moderators one ...
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Custom Profile Fields move from BBpress to BuddyPress

I used before only bbpress forum but I decided to add also buddypress. I have old bbpress user profile custom fields that I created. How to make they works on buddypress user profiles? I don't want ...
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Wordpress change Language not working

My issue is, that I want to change the Language to German (de_CH) and BBPress etc. should change the language too. I know not all Plugins are available in German. However whatever I do, add them ...
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bbPress replies list

I am trying to get a page to show the list of all the replies that have been made across all forums (e.g. like what would appear if bbPress would allow me to search for a space character which appears ...
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BBPress changing default group activity

Dear WordPress community, I am pretty new to WordPress and I am running into an issue with BBPress, when I open a group there is a small pulldown on the right side of the page where I am able to ...
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BBPress bbp_new_reply action not firing when user replies to embedded thread

I'm working an educational website that produces video content and uses a BBPress forum for discussion rather than the native WordPress comments. Here's how it works: I have a hook on wp_insert_post ...
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How to disallow participant from publishing topics(bbpress)?

OK, I am really stuck on this. I tried many things and yet nothing works. I have BBpress install and running and want to disallow users(Participant Role) from publishing TOPICS. Every time when user ...
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Disable email confirmation new register bbPress [closed]

I add an bbPress forum on my wordpress. Everything looks great, but got a problem with email confirmation. My wordpress doesnt have email sending configurate. I dont wan't any mail confirmation for ...
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Use just a shortcode from another page

I am building a bbpress forum and I have it set up right so that when you click a forum it displays a loading image and loads the link with ajax instead of redirecting the page However, this loads ...
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Intermittent 404 errors, rewrite rules, and BBPress

I am trying to debug an intermittent 404 issue that may be related to BBPress. I’ve read several other reports about intermittent 404s and BBPress, but none of them are exactly applicable to my ...