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Social networking in a box, BuddyPress is a social networking plugin for WordPress.

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Buddypress - New user type with no profile and can't interact but can be admin of a group

I need an easy way to create a set of users who cannot interact with the other users, all they can do is administrate a group (they can upload documents to the group-documents plugin and maybe change ...
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BuddyPress - How to add logout in nav menu

How to add a logout option to the main nav menu (not to the top bar) in BuddyPress?
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What methods should be used to fend off splogs in a multiuser install? [closed]

We're running 3.1.1 multi-user with the latest BuddyPress plugin, but we're having all sorts of issues with splog signups. So far, we've started using Anti-Splog, Bad Behavior, ReCaptcha on the ...
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Remove tabs from buddypress groups and members pages [closed]

Basically if you see the picture below there are 5 tab items in my groups page: Now, I want to be able to remove some of them. I want to be able to remove "Members" and "Send Invites" (for instance). ...
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Syncing BuddyPress and WordPress profile fields [closed]

BuddyPress and WordPress store profile information in 2 separate locations, and there's a process to sync profile data between the 2 tables. However, this is pretty much limited (from how I'm reading ...
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modify buddpress adminbar only in admin pages

I have modified the buddpress admin bar by creating the following plugin which adds a simple text link to the bar: function bp_adminbar_currentsite_menu() { global $bp; ?> <li> <!-- ...
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Not Found when using activity stream as front page with BuddyPress

I'm trying to create a Thematic child theme that uses BuddyPress. First, I tried using BuddyMatic -- which currently doesn't work with WP3. Next, I tried the BuddyPress compatibility pack -- which ...
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Is there a plugin or something that allows you to use BuddyPress without having to create a BuddyPress-ready theme?

It's an inconvenience to have to customize your theme just to use BuddyPress. It'd be much nicer if it simply used the wordpress page system for example, to inject content into standard WP pages. ...
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Integrate BuddyPress & Facebook

Any idea on what would be the easiest way to integrate BuddyPress with Facebook? I'm looking for a solution that would enable a BP custom profile that easily gets pre-filled with values from ...
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Bulk User Deletion

I've created a WordPress 3.0 site w/ MultiSite enabled and the BuddyPress plugin installed (latest available versions of each). Initially, the site did not have a captcha enabled and now there are ...
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2 small questions: How to redirect to a created page & show that pages title in wp, bp

im trying to redirect the loggedin user to a page i created on the backend, i want to use my index to do so so, i added a do_action wrapped in an if statement is_user_loggedin() to call my function. ...
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Has anyone seen a 'visual anatomy' type graphic of the Buddypress plugin?

As someone learning Wordpress for the purpose of customizing a Buddypress installation, I'm looking for a graphic representation of how Buddypress works and augments a standard Wordpress Multi-User ...
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Load created php file data via ajax

Ive been trying to do this for a long time here... First of all, im working with Buddypress latest ver. under WP latest ver. What i want to do, is i want to understand how to call content within a ...
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How to notify users of blog updates a la Admin Plugin Update notifications?

What I would like to do is mimic how Wordpress shows an administrator how many new updates there are for installed plugins (a tiny number displayed next to a link). The main difference is that I want ...
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How-to leverage WordPress for creating Extended Social Profiles

My question is actually quite simple, but I think there are a number of answers to choose from: If one were to use WordPress, what would be the most elegant way of creating a part of the website that ...
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BuddyPress: Adding a new tab in groups

I'm trying to add a new tab to my groups on BuddyPress. All the groups will have different content preferrably from the database. How can I accomplish this?
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How to auto-accept a friend-request in buddypress based on user meta

I’m still getting my head around buddypress, so far so good but I’ve hit a snag where I want certain users who are flagged as an ‘expert’ to automatically accept any friend requests people make. I’ve ...
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Change management solution for BP-based site?

I administer a social networking site that runs on WP, BP, and WP Multisite. Currently I have two servers: development and production, but I plan to move to three: development, staging, and ...
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Displaying the errors from my BuddyPress script

I have a .csv file with hundreds of rows and 2 columns. First column is the group name, and the second is the group description. I need forum to be active on all of the groups. I was told to use this ...
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Summary of Posts by an User

i have a buddypress blog at http://thelazy.info . When I click on a user his buddypress profile opens up. Can there be a summary of his posts in his buddy profile or directly that opening up when user ...
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Template tags for Buddypress

Is there a place that shows all available template tags and how to use them similar to how wordpress does? I'm trying to link to a profile within a loop. Ex of output <a href="http://www.mysite....
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Best practices for securing a Buddypress installation?

A client of mine runs a Buddypress-based site (BP 1.2.6 on WP 3.0.2). We'd like to give users the ability to publish blogs of their own, but we don't want them to be able to execute PHP code (we make ...
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How do you customize the admin bar for buddypress?

I would like to update the coding on the wp-admin-bar. Since its positioned absolute, I would like to put a div around it that is relative and or just in a normal div. Or, I see you can hide the bar, ...
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Summary and Comments on Main landing Page

I am having a wordpress blog at http://thelazy.info/ . By default, only one post is displayed on the page. I want to increase the default content on the main page to 5-10 posts with a small ting of ...
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Integration of Cubepoints/Achievements

Is there some plugin or some way to integarate any of the following : Cubepoints Achievements with either of the following : Favorite (default in bp) Vote it Up Emo Votes
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Importing users to Buddypress with custom fields

Here's the setup: The client uses a proprietary custom-coded PHP CMS and is wanting to move to WordPress with BuddyPress. The old, custom CMS has a roster functionality, which I'm using BuddyPress ...
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Problem Implementing parallax in header of bp-default theme

I'm trying to implement parallax in bp-default theme's header, but facing problem .... The page getting glitches, the adminbar is centre aligned but the rest of the content of the page is getting ...
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How to add a new variable to blog creation form?

I'm trying to add a new INPUT field to the blog creation form on Buddypress. Adding the front-end element is the easy part. I'm having some hard time trying to save it. The variable is a string, and ...
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How to run scripts when a new blog is created in Buddypress?

I'd like to insert some mysql data into every new blog that's created on my buddypress system. How can I hook up to the newly created blog data? ID, for example, would allow me to insert it right from ...
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How to redirect after login, the working way?

I've tried everything: Peter's Login Redirect, Redirection, some unworking javascript hacks, routemap PHP Class (which is really impressive, but I'm not sure that's very useful in this case). I'm ...
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Recent comments from my blogs only

I'd like to create a list of recent comments, specific to each user on my network (Buddypress). My best idea so far is pretty lame: DB Query on all user's blogs, compare dates, select top 10 by date. ...
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How do I add a new string to a .po or .pot file?

I have a .pot file that came with my Wordpress theme. Now I want to add strings to it, that weren't there in the original theme. How do I do that? Do I have to update the .pot file? but 1) How do I do ...
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After Upgrade to Buddypress 1.2.6 from 1.2.5.2 , admin bar area displayed incorrectly for guest-visitors

I'm using WP 3.0.1 , and Buddypress 1.2.6 , Theme - Blogs-Mu theme (from WPMU DEV) I was using BP 1.2.5.2 , and the theme worked fine. I just upgraded to BP 1.2.6 , and now found a problem ... Hide ...
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User-based media gallery

I'm building a site that uses both WordPress and BuddyPress and I'm looking to build a custom section whereby the user can upload work and people can comment/rate it. I've browsed around at various ...
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plugin to search entire posts, blogs, forum, users [closed]

hi can anyone recommend a good search engine plugin that allows the users to search for posts, blogs, forums, users, etc and shows the results as a combined result and not divided into categories? we ...
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How to override normal Wordpress search in Buddypress? [closed]

hi i have wordpress and buddypress installed and i wanted to be able to search through forum posts, blog posts and other info all over the site. i found Search Engine (Wordpress Plugin) and installed ...
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changing the signup button url in WPMU/Buddypress

the default sign up button now points to: http://www.hoopinstructors.com/register/ I need to change the url so that it points to the real sign up page. I looked at register.php, but I don't know ...
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Building a Digg clone using WordPress?

I am thinking of building a site similar to Digg.com (the old version). I think the best way in my case is to make a custom post type for the links and then use a a plugin such as TDO Mini Forms or ...
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Customizing the BuddyPress blog loop

I would like to "omit" certain blogs from the regular BuddyPress blog loop. Either by blog ID or blog Name is fine. Has anyone had success doing this?
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How to Control user registrations directly on sub-sites

Does anybody have Idea to enable a wordpress based multisite user to automatically get access to all sub-sites under same Multi site ? If I have A Multi-site installation(Also Buddypress enabled) at ...
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How can I detect whether a BuddyPress page is active from within my theme?

I'm trying to work sub-menus into my theme but am running into issues when navigating to BuddyPress pages (as opposed to standard WP pages, posts, etc.). Basically, what I want to do is have pages (...
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Posting Photos and Other Attachments in a BuddyPress Forum?

I recently built a WordPress site based and am using BuddyPress for some interactive community functionality. Members are using the forums built into BuddyPress, but are looking for a way to attach ...