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BP Profile Privacy


Allows users to hide profile sections from non-friends and “permissions” to be set for xprofile fields. REQUIRES CODE EDIT.


  1. Upload plugin folder /buddypress-profile-privacy/ to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Copy the home.php into buddypress/bp-themes/bp-default/members/single. Overwrite the file or edit your own home.php file. The code edit required is in the home.php example in this plugin folder.
  4. Go to your profile/settings/privacy and check personal settings.
  5. Admin can set profile field permission settings under the BuddyPress menu in the WordPress admin.

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Fixed language file not loading and added Danish translation file.


Added language file and fixed multisite admin options not showing. TO USE LANGUAGE FILE YOU MUST RE-EDIT HOME.PHP!!!


Added ability to set permissions for x-profile fields.


Fix for not showing notice when profile section was blocked.


Added ability to hide various member page sections. PLEASE READ INSTALL INSTRUCTIONS AS CODE EDIT REQUIREMENTS HAVE CHANGED!!!