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

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Get user role by using user_id in buddypress

I need to classify the user according to their role, so I need to find the user role by using the user_id alone (not only for logged in users but for all the BP users). Something like this $user_role=...
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How to add php to custom link in the nav menu? [closed]

I simply want to add some php in as a custom link in the wordpress menu section. The code I want to use is <?php bp_loggedin_user_domain(); ?> which will generate that logged in user's ...
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cubepoints/buddypress show new rank on activity? [closed]

i wanted to display on each user's profile activity stream the rank they have unlocked and which will be shown in the activity streams for example on the activity user1 has unlocked level 2 user4 ...
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Add excerpt and post thumbnail to Buddypress blog directory page [closed]

I wonder if anyone can help me, I am trying to display excerpt and thumbnail for the posts shown in the buddypress blog directory page. By default only avatar thumb and title link to the posts are ...
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custom post on homepage

How would I include a post from a specific category on my homepage in buddypress? Example I have a category 'Homepage Banners' with an ID of 3. In the admin I create a post and assign the 'Homepage ...
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Automatically Creating Posts for Popular Forum Topics or Products [closed]

I am integrating a Wordpress template with Buddypress (with bbPress included). I would like to automatically create a post for popular forum topics so that it will show in my main page. I am hoping ...
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Send reset password link to user from custom lost password form

I've been struggling searching through a bunch of tutorials with no luck. I have a custom login page and am just replacing the login form with the forgot password form on click. My issue is how to get ...
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Display four buddypress activies [closed]

Hi I am trying to create a buddypress theme and I kind of figured out how to do it but I need to create an activity loop that displays only 4 activities.Now if I wanted to do this in a normal ...
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Noob Question - Buddypress Dynamic content on static page

Sorry for posting such a noob question but I am totally stuck and don't know what I am looking for. So basically I have a buddypress website with a static homepage. On the homepage I need to add a ...
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Wordpress Super Admin menu not enabled

Hi I am trying to create a social network using buddypress.I found a book that has detail instructions on how to create a number of wordpress sites : wordpress blueprints Just to be clear I have ...
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What filter or action hook to use in order to load some code before the template begins printing in BuddyPress? [closed]

I would like to load some code before the template begins printing in BuddyPress. What filter or action hook should I use? I tried a number of them (such as bp_head, bp_include, bp_init), but none of ...
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How to properly print a 404 error without redirecton? (i.e. keeping the current URL)

There are some pages on my BuddyPress install that I would like to hide by printing a 404 error. With the help of the following question: Redirect Restricted Page to 404 I came up with this code: ...
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Do Wordpress plugins suport multisite site?

I will build several community sites that somehow similar structure. I will use buddypress. I am new to Wordpress I have used Drupal before. Currently buddypress 1.6.1 version states that it works ...
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BuddyPress: hook to add new profile fields and groups

I am writing a plugin that adds additional profile group and some fields in it when activated. I am using basic $wpdb functions to insert new rows into bp_xprofile_groups and bp_xprofile_fields So ...
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How to control who can view certain pages in BuddyPress? [closed]

I would like to control who can see a page in BuddyPress and restrict anyone else from accessing it. Something along the lines of the following pseudocode: <?php if ( loggedin_user_ids==1,4,5,7 ) ...
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How to hide admin account in BuddyPress? (for security reasons)

I have been working with WordPress for the past 3-4 years, but I am new to BuddyPress. I would like to hide the admin account completely from BuddyPress for security reasons. For example with a ...
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Buddypress - Send New User Activation Link to Admin [closed]

How do I send the new user activation link to my own email address instead of the user? Is there a simple function I can use to switch things out? function bp_core_activation_signup_user_notification(...
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SQL Query members by profile fields Buddypress [closed]

i am trying to add a profile based search option into my existing plugin. my plugin already search members by distance within a certain radius and i want to add the option to filter results by profile ...
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Customize Activity Stream - Buddypress [closed]

Where would I begin if I wanted to rename a string in the buddypress activity stream? Instead of it saying "so and so wrote a new post", I would like it to say "so and so wrote a new article" (or ...
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Buddypress shortcode for tabs [closed]

I want to add some more tabs like photos, videos on the user profiles of my buddypress site. Is there any shortcodes or functions to add the tabs?
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Creating new dynamic menu including BP links [closed]

Perhaps I have missed something fundamental, but I am attempting to include the various dynamic menu items included with BuddyPress and other add-ons to my primary drop-down menu. For example, the ...
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How to get Viewing profile ID in buddypress? [closed]

I want to get the viewing profle's (another user's profile that current user is viewing) user_id is there any shortcode or function available for it? Thanks in advance.
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How to Change BuddyPress Mystery Man Graphic without Overwriting Core Image File [closed]

I am using Sarah Gooding's workaround to replace the core mystery man graphic with a custom graphic. It does not work. It continues to render the core mystery man graphic. Has anyone had any success ...
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“Loadmore” button is not working in buddypress [closed]

"Load-more" button in the activity stream page in buddypress is not working for me. If clicked means , it disappearing suddenly but no more posts are loaded. <?php if ( bp_get_activity_count() == ...
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How to make a Discussion Group ”Sticky” in BuddyPress [closed]

Discussion Groups sort on activity. Is it possible to make them sticky to always appear on top of the list? Thanks.
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add a woocommerce shop to every buddypress user [closed]

I'm creating a social network site with buddypress and woocommerce. I want to enable every member to purchase from others and to sell their products online. That is, every user must assigned to a ...
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how to get current user name by user_id in buddypress?

I want to display the user names by the reference of user id. Is there any function like get_user_displaynme($userid)? (and one more Is there any shortcode to get group names?) Thanks in Advance
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Wordpress/Buddypress theme has suddenly stopped working [closed]

I am mystified because I haven't made any changes to any files on my site, haven't activated or deactivated any plugins, haven't done anything except navigate around the site, and my theme has ...
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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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Buddypress Filter Multiple Activities [closed]

I'm trying to exclude activity updates (ones users actually post) from a custom "ticker" I'm running. With the below code, I am only displaying activities where friendships are created. How do I add ...
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How to show customized activity for custom post types in buddypress activity loop?

I'm building a city portal/ social business directory with buddypress and wordpress. All business listings are stored as a custom post type called 'business'. I'm using the following code to show the ...
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Buddypress: Load Ajax Without Template Pack [closed]

How can I load buddypress ajax without using the template pack plugi n? I had this in a non-buddypress compatible theme's functions.php. include( BP_PLUGIN_DIR . '/bp-themes/bp-default/_inc/ajax.php'...
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How to remove unused avatar uploads in buddypress [closed]

Im seeing in my wp-content/uploads/avatars folder that there are tons of avatars from when I created test users, but changed the avatars. So, i’m assuming that even if the user changes their avatar, ...
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Rename Buddypress Profile Tab

Without using a language file, which file would I go to if I wanted to rename profile tabs? For example, instead of the tab saying "Activity" I want it to say "My Activity". Instead of "Groups" I ...
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BP Multi Network & Members Directory [closed]

With bp-multi-network it appears members are shared across all networks. Example - networks based on location. newyork.mydomain.com, losangeles.mydomain.com, vancouver.mydomain.com At present a ...
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How to force buddypress users to complete profile after registration? [closed]

Seems logical for any other network, not for buddypress though :( We all know the extended user profiles in buddypress - problem is, even though some fields are marked as required, that "required" ...
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How to create a customized logout URL in BuddyPress

Does anyone know how to override the BuddyPress logout URL with a custom one?
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Truncate latest activity in buddypress

I'm using the buddypress hovercards plugin and Im dislaying some profile info as well as the latest status update. If a user posts a long status, it will run out of the hovercard div field. How can I ...
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Certain BuddyPress Member Profile Data Getting Hyperlinked [closed]

Very odd behavior in BuddyPress. When we enter various pieces of information in the About Me textbox on the members profile data in BP, some content is getting hyperlinked as ../members/?s=my content ...
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How to remove parent section from attachment URL?

I have buddypress installed. All URL goes under BP's URL structure. If an attachment belongs to a document in a group, the URL is: http://domain.com/groups/group-name/docs/doc-name/attachment-name I ...
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User profile Pick a premade Design/theme

i currently have been working on a huge project for the last few months and im not a big coder myself but i know a bit, so i needed help, i wanted to assign each user with a already premade design ...
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Add AJAX “Load more” on custom query block

I have a index,php with various new WP_Query all working ok, but in this block I need to implement that "AJAX thing people love - the load more posts": <h2>Latests articles <?php ...
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How to set the default avatar of buddypress avatar [closed]

I need a way to set the default avatar for buddypress's bp_core_fetch_avatar. Using the regular get_avatar you can just set the $default path but I can't find anyway to do it with buddypress's ...
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Display link with current user's username in it in Custom Menu

I'd like to add a link to BuddyPress' My Favourite Topics in a Custom Menu. Is there a way to use the current logged in user's username in the link? I mean like the %category% in the permalinks.
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Ability to set character limit in BuddyPress?

I would like to limit characters in BuddyPress posts to certain limit . Ex: Set it to the limit of 150 ... just like twitter's 140. Googled about it and found nothing. Does any one have Idea on this? ...
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Searching for a single custom post type, buddypress

I'm trying to show search results only for a specific custom post type, my code is simple and I already tested it successfully on some wordpress sites I made, but in this case (buddypress) looks like ...
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How To Only Allow Users To View Their Own Buddypress Profiles? [closed]

I am currently developing a social-network sort of site using Wordpress + Buddypress and the client has asked that profile pages not be publicly visible for the time being. Basically the client is ...
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How to set up Wordpress in the intranet?

I have been looking for an answer for long time now and have tried on a few alternatives too, but still I am unable to do it. What? : I want to set up Wordpress on the intranet in my workplace most ...
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buddypress: how do i make the group description excerpt shorter?

I set up a theme in buddypress and i want to have a teaser section for my groups on there. It works fine but i have a problem to shorten the group description... I'm using it like this: <p><...
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How do you remove the buddypress group avatar from the activity stream post? [closed]

When a member post to a group it shows up in the activity feed under “username posted an update in the group” then its followed by the group avatar then the group name. So I was wonder how I could ...