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[resolved] [Plugin: Register Plus] Option For User to Change Password (3 posts)

  1. purlogik
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I'm very new to WordPress and just getting my blog set up. Love Register Plus so far, but I would like to see one additional option for a user to be able change their existing password.

    This matters because I am using the DDHideAdmin plugin so that subscribers are blocked from seeing the wp-admin page. What that means is that if someone loses their password, they will receive an automatically generated password without the ability to change it (or remember it.)

    I have a feeling I may have dug myself in a hole with this one. Is this impossible to do if I am blocking subscribers from their profile page?

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/register-plus/

  2. sharris203
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    You can use WP Hide Dashboard instead. It hides everything on the dashboard except that users profile, so they can still change their password.

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-hide-dashboard/

  3. purlogik
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    thanks for the suggestion. i did see that plugin, but i didnt like that subscribers would still see the wordpress-styled admin page.

    actually, i found a solution that does work for my purposes. The Theme My Profile plugin allows access to profile info without loading the admin page. this means i can still use DDHideAdmin and redirect subscribers to my home page after they register. then, using the Sidebar Login plugin, i added a link to their themed profile so they can change their password, info, etc.

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