Manage your roles and capabilities with simple, yet powerful tools in the admin area.
“Roles & Capabilities” provides a set of tools to help administrators to manage their site roles and capabilities as well as the site users capabilities.
Only administrator will be able to access this plugin features, there is no extra capability that will grant access to this tool.
With the plugin you will be able to:
- Create new roles.
- Edit role capabilities and display name.
- Clone a role into a new role.
- Grant or revoke capabilities to roles
- Create new capabilities.
- Delete user defined capabilities.
- Grant or revoke capabilities to user
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
- Happy coding 🙂
Can I create new user roles?
Yes, you can add new roles, and assign the capabilities that fit the most for that role.
Can I remove WordPress default roles?
No, system default roles are not allowed to deleted. WordPress system relay on those roles to work properly.
Can I create a new roles with no capabilities?
Can I create new capabilities to assign to a role?
Yes, new capabilities can be created.
Can I remove system capabilities?
No, WordPress relay on those capabilities to work properly.
Contributors & Developers
“Roles & Capabilities” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
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- WordPress 5.9 compatibility check
- WordPress 5.7 compatibility check
- WordPress 5.6 compatibility check
- Fix typo, missing the ‘v’ in a closing div tag
- Fix typos in readme file
- Added Github Action automatic deploy
- Added Github Action automatic update readme.txt and assets
- Methods documentation updated
- Added rate us message to footer
- Added cookie based notifications
- Compatibility check with WP 5.5.* version
- Fix some typos
- Roles list column number correctly formatted
- Support link url updated
- Inline edit checkbox CSS fix
- Translated to spanish language
- Plugin refactored
- Fix bug creating new role, capabilities are show now upon role creation in the role list
- Fix bug cloning role, capabilities are show now upon role cloning in the role list
- Adding banners to assets
- Fix bug cloning a role
- Improve list table sort
- Improve capabilities sort
- New assets and banner for the plugin page
- The first plugin release