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Password Pointer


If you create passwords for your users, this plugin will encourage them to change the password. It also directs users who aren’t familiar with the WordPress interface where they can make the change.

Once they click “close” they won’t see the nag again.

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Version 1.1

  • Added a filter for customizing the content of the pointer: ‘password_pointer_message’

Version 0.1

  • This is version 0.1. Everything’s new!