WP-Members - Activation resetting password, even with password field (4 posts)

  1. lechatlisse
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Hi there,

    Title says it all. I have approval system set up, I have created a password field with the following settings:
    Name Password
    Options password
    Both "Display" and "Required" checked.

    As a test I put the [password] field in both emails. The first email gets sent with the password the user entered. When I activate the user, the new email gets sent out with a random password, so it has been reset.

    This is proven by trying to log in: only the random generated password works...

    Chad, if you could help me out here, that would be amazing! Thanks.

  2. Chad Butler
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Take a look at the password field you created in the fields tab. Is the option name "password"?

  3. lechatlisse
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Indeed, as per original post, my option field value is "password"

    Thanks for your help.

  4. lechatlisse
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I uninstalled the plugin and started from scratch and the plugin exhibited exactly the same behavior. I'd be tempted to think this is a bug. Could you investigate?

    As I previously mentioned, I followed the Password field instructions to the tee.

    At present I have disabled the option to initially set a custom password as it does not seem to be functioning with the approval process. This is such a shame as it's pretty basic functionality.

    Could you let me know how you go Chad?

    Thanks in advance.

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