Enabling this plugin allows you to set up Basic authentication on your site using your WordPress’s user name and password.
It is very useful for setting up Basic authentication temporarily to your development WordPress site and so on.
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- Upload the entire
wp-basic-authfolder to the
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
Great plugin. Instead of setting up ht authentication yourself you can use this plugin and it will allow you to use an existing user and password to authenticate instead of adding one on top or for creating this type of authentication yourself connection it to the users in the admin.
Only thing I missed was some more documentation so 4/5 starts. Thanks!
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Contributors & Developers
“WP BASIC Auth” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
1.1.3 – March, 13, 2015
Make use of wp_die
1.1.2 – September, 19, 2013
1.1.1 – July, 30, 2013
fix : Notice: Undefined offset error.
1.0.0 – March 8, 2013