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Restrict Categories

Restrict the categories that users can view, add, and edit in the admin panel.

Version 2.6.3 - Jan 28, 2013

  • Add "Search Users" feature to Users tab
  • Remove check for get_users_of_blog, which was deprecated in WordPress 3.1.

Version 2.6.2 - Aug 14, 2013

  • Fix notices in PHP 5.4

Version 2.6.1 - Mar 12, 2013

  • Check if array key exists before stripping placeholder to resolve warnings for some servers

Version 2.6 - Mar 11, 2013

  • Add "Select All" feature
  • Update minimum capability to manage_categories
  • Fix bug where users may see all categories in certain cases
  • Fix PHP notices

Version 2.5 - Sep 13, 2012

  • Fix bug for saving with pagination

Version 2.4 - Jan 17, 2012

  • Add pagination controls for Roles and Users. Customize number displayed using the Screen Options tab

Version 2.3 - Aug 17, 2011

  • Fix bug where custom taxonomies were being hidden on the Add Post screen

Version 2.2.2 - Jul 13, 2011

  • Fix bug where XML-RPC support was broken

Version 2.2.1 - May 19, 2011

  • Fix bug where 'View All' and 'Most Popular' tabs were not set correctly for the Roles screen

Version 2.2 - May 16, 2011

  • Fix bug where Pages type was not being displayed in Internal Linking WordPress feature
  • Added 'View All' and 'Most Popular' tabs to each role/user to make it easier to find relevant categories

Version 2.1 - May 10, 2011

  • Correct problem that prevented tabbed interface from being uploaded

Version 2.0 - Apr 18, 2011

  • Improve the user interface by separating the Roles and Users via tabs

Version 1.9 - Mar 30, 2011

  • Added XML-RPC support so categories are restricted using mobile devices and remote applications

Version 1.8 - Mar 12, 2011

  • Fix bug for WordPress 3.1 users that broke user restriction.
  • Switch code to PHP classes to prevent conflicts with other plugins.
  • Now using register_setting to save options instead of custom method.
  • Uninstalling/Deleting plugin now removes Restrict Categories database options.

Version 1.7 - Feb 18, 2011

  • Fix bug that hid list of images under Gallery tab on Media Uploader.

Version 1.6.1 - Jan 24, 2011

  • Fix bug where user restriction was not being applied.

Version 1.6 - Jan 20, 2011

  • Added restriction based on username
  • Show number of selected categories for each role and username
  • Improve reliability of Posts Edit screen query

Version 1.5 - Jan 6, 2011

  • Updated user interface
  • Fix bug to allow sub-categories
  • Fix bug to allow duplicate category names
  • Fix bug for categories with single quotes, ampersands, and other encoded characters

Version 1.4 - Nov 29, 2010

  • Fix for bug assuming database table prefix
  • Improve compatibility with PHP 5.2 and empty array checking
  • Added string localization

Version 1.3 - Nov 23, 2010

  • Update that removes restricted categories from all terms lists (Category management page, Posts dropdown filter, and New/Edit post category list)
  • Fix for "Wrong datatype" bug on checkboxes

Version 1.2 - Nov 8, 2010

  • Fix for a bug that would allow restricted users to use the category dropdown filter to gain access to categories

Version 1.1 - Nov 8, 2010

  • Updated list of categories to include those that are unassigned
  • Fixed a small HTML bug
  • Now storing options as an array instead of converting to a string

Version 1.0 - Nov 8, 2010

  • Plugin launch!

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.8.3
Last Updated: 2014-1-28
Downloads: 54,606

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