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Questions tagged [user-meta]

User meta data consists of key-value pairs pertaining to the according user ID.

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Add user custom fields and make editable on frontend

We are looking for a way to add Advanced Custom Fields data to a user / subscriber after they have purchased a product (Woocommerce). The subscriber should be able to edit these fields on the frontend ...
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wp_get_current_user in custom file returns 0

I need to access logged-in user data in a custom PHP file that I call in a WP page through an include. The include file is: require($_SERVER['DOCUMENT_ROOT'].'/wp-config.php'); require($_SERVER['...
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How to update user meta from php file?

I need to update user meta from php file on my server. Maybe I need some additional permissions? <?php require($_SERVER['DOCUMENT_ROOT'].'/wp-load.php'); $user_id = 1; $new_value = 'http://...
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WP author meta disappeared

My WP site has stopped displaying user meta data. For example, the biographical info has disappeared from both the front- and back-end. I've found it is still present in the underlying database: any ...
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I'm trying to update user meta but is always 1, What I doing wrong? [closed]

<?php function consultation_user_profile_fields($user){ if ( user_can( $user->ID, "subscriber" ) ) { ?> <h3>Consultation</h3> <?php $query = new WP_Query( array(...
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How users can add custom post type to their own bucket?

I would like any users connected have the possibility to add post to their own category. They can choose the name of this category. Default is bucket. Example : There a 3 posts. Each user can add ...
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How to exclude posts for current user

How can I hide posts that are in an array of ids in the usermeta for the current user in the main query. I can use post__not_in in meta_query but I do not know which option to use for only a specific ...
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simple click counter for current_user

I am trying to create click counter with Ajax for login users. I have multiple subscriber in the blog and need to count there clicks. HTML: <a id="countable" href="#">Click Counter</a> &...
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Adding current user's ID to the end of PDF hyperlinks in post content

How can I add extra parameters after a hyperlink, for tracking purposes? For example, let's say I inserted media into a post - http://mysite/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/My_PDF_File.pdf. How can I make ...
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How to do a sql like query on serialized data of user meta data

As long I don't need to do a query with the data of all users, storing data like the zip code or city in the meta data as an serialized object works fine. But now I have to do a lot of different ...
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Update an additional user meta field with a string

I have created a WordPress website. In the user section I have created an additional attribute called "Token" meta field. Every time a new user is created or a user logs in and is validated, I would ...
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How would I be able to use a font awesome icon as a user's avatar?

Would it be possible to use/allocate a font awesome icon as a user's avatar?
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Auto copy value from specific user meta field to another field

I'm looking for synchronizing specific user meta field with another one. ex: Coping user phone number to woocommerce billing phone. So the admin can only edit one field and the other updates ...
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author.php not showing content if Author has no Posts

I am making a custom Genesis theme, and have a custom author.php file that pulls in various custom fields (Using Advanced Custom Fields), and author meta information to the page from the author ...
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Getting different user data depending on where I use variable

I'm looping through all users with $allusers = get_users($args); foreach ( $allusers as $user ): And then I have an email user button (firstname and lastname are ...
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Display custom image field in user profile

I am trying to display user info from acf so far the normal text, radio and select and date fields display if I use the following: <?php $current_user = wp_get_current_user(); echo $current_user-&...
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Update a user meta key based on WooCommerce product purchase

I have a WooCommerce shop. I have a custom user meta key for user expiration that I need to update based on the result of all users who have purchased a specific product. Unfortunately, I have not ...
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Adding number to date not working [closed]

I am adding number stored in custom user meta data to current date. Here is my code $addeddays = get_user_meta($this->order->user_id, 'xxx', true); $timeBase = date('j.n.Y'); echo date('j.n.Y', ...
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Is it possible to remove a conditional value from WordPress custom metabox

Here I have attached the screenshot from MySQL for easy understanding. In this meta value a: denotes total no of users liked the post. User denotes user with id user-id My question : Is it possible ...
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Post Meta deletion ajax not working

I am trying to remove function in the backend of post like plugin. In the post like plugin they are storing values in the following manner that is User Id , Post id and comment (or) Post . ...
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WooCommerce: how to store the e-mail being used for purchase in PayPal as billing email?

When sending users to complete payment inside PayPal (default PayPal Standard is in use in my shop), how can I grab the PayPal e-mail account used by the user to pay, instead of the e-mail user used ...
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Adding custom class to get_avatar() image doesn't work

Instead of outputting <img alt="" src="#" srcset="#" class="avatar avatar-60 photo" height="60" width="60"> I want to add custom class which looks like <img alt="" src="#" srcset="#" class=...
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get_the_author_meta i want to write in a loop

I'm working on WordPress I'm trying to write foreach to the get_the_author_meta here href and <i class="fa fa-facebook"></i> coming dynamically how should i write in a loop this is my code ...
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How to set a user meta key value based on another user meta key value

Each of the 7,000+ users on my site has around 25 keys in the usermeta table. I won't list them all, but two of the keys are "access_code" and "association". There are several dozen unique access ...
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'per_page' option isn't saving to the database on custom admin list page

Hoping this makes sense and one of you folks can see what I'm missing. I've got a custom table for a plugin that I'm designing for WordPress. I want to display the information from the table on the ...
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using custom meta user data to run queries in WordPress

I have added custom user meta data to the WordPress user profile below is the code I used to add this data. This part of the code seems to be working fine and I do not have a problem with it. <?...
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How to get value from radio buttons meta box, and return different contents?

I have a multiple checkbox type question (using Ultimate member) storing values as user meta. The question basically asks the user what he wants, and according to what he wants, I would like my ...
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Increment user meta data by 1 each time a page is visited

Can't for the life of me figure out why this isn't working, I've tried like below with $val, I've tried sticking the get_user_meta into the meta_value, I've tried just adding +1 in the meta_value but ...
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Read array in php?

I'm trying to add some custom user meta on the registeration. For example, I have field to set a fruit : function some_fruits($fruit= false) { $fruits= array(); $fruits['1'] = 'Apple'; $...
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If logged in user views his profile page

I did some search but could not find the exact answer. My goal is the display "edit link" on profile pages but it will only visible to that user. For example, John logged in and views the page site....
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Add another role to a user when they click a button?

On my site, there are roles "user, authors, etc.". Default role for user is "User" which I want to keep it for all users. How to add another role to a user when they click a button? I tried with my ...
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Displaying user data within ACF relational field (user type)

I'm trying to display user info including custom fields determined by an ACF relational user field, and all contained within a flexible content field. EDIT Updated code following answers / comments, ...
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Cannot Update user meta in custom field

I have field to change user meta but update user meta does not change add_action('user_register', 'save_extra_fields_country_institution_user_form'); add_action('profile_update', '...
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Store custom field's multiple values in one user meta key

I've added some custom fields into the user profile. It's "Date of Birth". There are "month_of_birth", "day_of_birth", "year_of_birth". How to store them in one meta key ('birth_date') ? Here's the ...
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Get field in readable word

I added a custom user meta field named "Country". Code for adding the custom field: // ADD EXTRA PROFILE FIELD add_action( 'show_user_profile', 'extrainfo_show_extra_profile_fields' ); add_action( '...
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shortcode display metainformation as linked image

I am trying to make this shortcode to display a self made meta field called qrbase_code_pass_url as a linked image. The image should be static, but should get the dynamic URL from the meta field of ...
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Output auto-generated meta values

I'm able to get this working in a shortcode. However, I need to know how to output the auto-generated meta values (it's an auto-generated token) which is ["bepdf6q"] This is the array from the ...
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Custom user meta values in shortcode

I've been searching around but can't find the solution. I'm trying to show some user meta values for current logged in user in a shortcode. The meta key is _wc_braintree_credit_card_payment_tokens ...
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Custom user meta data [closed]

I want to build a WordPress website that redirects the users to a verification page, after successful login on the login page. This verification page should ask for a 6 digit PIN which should be ...
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Why is functions.php file in child not initializing and over-writing parent?

Good evening, I had some modifications in functions.php file to complete on my current wordpress website development. I have completed new code within the file and uploaded my edited function file ...
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Adding Author Box Meta Links with Co-Authors

I have a site that has multiple authors for a single post, requiring multiple author box bios after the article. I previously used get_the_author_meta() to pull the user's social media hyperlinks ...
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User Relationship

I have created a custom registration page, whereby a person will receive a code from another user and type in a code upon registering. If the code matches, i need the user who has just registered to ...
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Make this Fast and Queryable

I have 100,000+ registered users on my WooCommerce site. I have a subscription billing that people earn 5 entries each billing with. All users have the ability to earn entries for every $5.00 spent. ...
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How can I track who clicked what in my member area?

I have a protected member area where registered members (= logged in with a Wordpress user account) can click to view videos and click to download PDF files. I want to know which user clicked what ...
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How to add usermeta data in custom plugin in wordpress

although i am new in wordpress.i am trying to insert data from my custom plugin but nothing happen. previously i tried it from showing user profile it succeed but now i am not able to save data. my ...
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Check for user meta data at Login

On my website, users have a meta data attribute that is set to either true or false depending on whether they have confirmed their email address or not. I'm trying to not let them log in if they have ...
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add_user_meta allows multiple clicks and inserts more than 1 value

I've just checked a double click on my form that inserts new user meta, which actually inserted it twice! The problem is, I actually need the values to be non-unique so I can insert multiple times. ...
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How to save custom plugin form data to user meta table

I made a custom plugin.Now i want to store the plugin data in user meta because every data will store for individual user and will be display in frontend for individual user.Only admin will be able to ...
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how can i login with user-meta (phone-number)

i want to write one plugin with this Properies : 1- register with phone number 2- login just with phone number and password in login form. now my code is : add_action( 'register_form', '...
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Limit users (by user role) to create a certain amount of pages

I asked this question before, but unfortunately I had no luck to get it working. Perhaps someone here can help me? The intention is that I can create users with a certain user role, these users then ...