Articles of shared user tables

multiple wordpress installation with shared usertable on an different database

I have multiple wordpress installation, and I would like them to share the same usertable. The wordpress installations are already up and running, and they all have their own database. Is it possible to somehow define the users database too and not only the table in the database? define( ‘CUSTOM_USER_TABLE’, $table_prefix.’my_users’ ); define( ‘CUSTOM_USER_META_TABLE’, $table_prefix.’my_usermeta’ […]

User Role is Not Specifying in WordPress Multisite?

I Have WordPress Multisite as Following multisite on multisite on multisite on multisite on X multisite on All Sites are on Same Database. ( If There Is Way to Use Different Database it Will also Work ) I am using’s user and usermeta table for all other by […]

How to integrate external user tables with WP?

I have about 10K+ users that I get from a company feed (LDAP). I can authenticate WP via SSO based on someone’s username matching on the WP user table. I would like to take the user table I have and combine it with the wp-user table so that I can set permissions, change display name […]

How to share plugin created database tables between two WordPress sites

I have two WordPress installs. One is a subdomain (Blog 2) and the other is the root domain (Blog 1). All tables are installed in same database. I am already sharing the users table, but am also trying to share a few plugin created database tables. Is this possible? I used the following code in […]

can we share user login in 2 wordpress installs in 2 subdomains on one server?

This question already has an answer here: share login/logout sessions across two installs? 2 answers

Shared User Tables on 2 WordPress Sites; “Main” Site and “Discuss” using P2?

Hoping to benefit from the experience of others. This question is really multiple potential questions so I’m hoping someone can steer me to the best solution to keep me from all the trial and error. Background So I have set up a WordPress v3.0.3 site currently with about 20 users and about 25 pages of […]

2 wordpress blogs with 1 users table and 1 login

I have been trying to achieve that and I did without the 1 login part I fallowed this post/tutorial , but no matter what I do I can not get it to login ones for both websites. My set up is and this one I have BuddyPress installation) The shared user table work […]

Using $wpdb object in a widget

I’m trying to make a very simple widget that access tables contained within the same database instance as my WordPress database, but are not wordpress tables. I’m using the wpdb class according to the codex. I’m not getting any errors, but I’m also not getting any results. Am I using the object appropriately? Or should […]

Shared Members between two different wordpress installations with different databases

I have two wordpress installations with same host with different folders. Each installation uses its own database. I mean, database are separated. I am not using one database for two wordpress installations. My Problem: I have two different member databases. Because my wordpress installation databases are not shared. So i want to use wpA database […]

Whats the best way to share user data across multiple WordPress websites?

First of all, Multisite isn’t what I’m looking for. I have 5 websites using WordPress all on separate domains that I would like to enable user accounts for. I need user data to be shared across the entire network and when a user creates an account, they would have instant access to all other websites […]