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gform_user_registered hook not working?

  1. I am using the User Registration plugin and would like the newly registered users to be automatically signed in after registration.

    I am trying to use the gform_user_registered hook, as well as trying WordPress's user registration hooks, but the do not seem to be firing at all.

    Posted 10 years ago on Monday May 23, 2011 | Permalink
  2. I'll have our developer who works on the User Registration Add-On reply to this when he gets a chance. It's currently after hours so he may not respond until tomorrow.

    Posted 10 years ago on Tuesday May 24, 2011 | Permalink
  3. I haven't tested this myself but in theory it should work.

    function my_auto_login( $user_id ) {
    wp_set_auth_cookie( $user_id, false, is_ssl() );
    wp_redirect( admin_url( 'profile.php' ) );
    add_action( 'gform_user_registered', 'my_auto_login' );
    Posted 10 years ago on Tuesday May 24, 2011 | Permalink
  4. Hi Marketnetgroup,

    This response to a related support request is probably applicable to you as well:

    The issue is the the gform_user_registered hook is called too late in the process and when wp_signon attempts to create the login cookie, it generates an error. The easy fix is to set your form confirmation up to a redirect (either page or URL). When the form submission redirects, the hooks will fire sooner in the process and the wp_signon function should work.

    Let me know if you have any questions.

    Posted 10 years ago on Tuesday May 24, 2011 | Permalink