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Restrict Usernames

Restrict the usernames that new users may use when registering for your site.

  1. Whether installing or updating, whether this plugin or any other, it is always advisable to back-up your data before starting
  2. Unzip restrict-usernames.zip inside the /wp-content/plugins/ directory for your site (or install via the built-in WordPress plugin installer)
  3. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' admin menu in WordPress. In Multisite, Network Activate the plugin.
  4. Go to the Users -> Name Restrictions admin settings page (which you can also get to via the Settings link next to the plugin on the Manage Plugins page) and specify username restrictions. On a Multisite install, go to My Sites -> Network Admin -> Users -> Name Restrictions.

Requires: 3.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.8.3
Last Updated: 2014-1-15
Downloads: 10,055

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