Tracks the user who trashed a post and when they trashed it. Displays that info as columns in admin trashed posts listings.
The visibility of the "Trashed By" and "Trashed On" columns can be controlled by the "Screen Options" slide-down options panel available at the top right of the page when viewing the trash listing in the admin.
The user most recently responsible for trashing a post will be recorded as the trashing user.
This should only be the case for posts that were trashed prior to activating this plugin (or any time when the plugin wasn't active).
No. Once a trashed post is restored and thus removed from the trash, the information about when and who deleted the post is deleted.
Just so everyone is clear, "Trashed" and "Permanently deleted" are two differently things.
Trashed posts get assigned a post status of "trash" and then only appear in the "Trash" list of the page/post area of the admin. These posts still exist, they're just hidden temporarily. As such, it is possible for the plugin to keep track of and report who trashed the post.
Permanently deleted posts (whether done so directly by a user or automatically by WordPress for posts that have been trashed for a period of time) are completely deleted. This plugin does not track who deleted those posts.
Requires: 3.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.5.3
Last Updated: 5 months ago
Active Installs: 40+
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