June 17, 2013 at 6:06 pm 4955
|Tareq Hasan||WP: 3.5.1
I havve WP User Frontend enabled but when a user modifies and saves their post from the frontend, some slashes get added each time it gets saved.
So what is originally this...
The man said "Hi, I am a test post which has been added by the frontend". It's great!Becomes
The man said \"Hi, I am a test post which has been added by the frontend\". It\'s great!How do I remove the slashes and stop them being added and saved please?
June 17, 2013 at 8:31 pm 4967
It’s because of the user level. Some users like author, editor have
For the users like contributor, subscriber, WordPress filters those submission and as a security measure, they add slashes..
June 17, 2013 at 9:14 pm 4971
Thanks, does this mean that I could use a plugin like User Role Editor to enable the unfiltered_html.
Would it actually be safe for me to do so?
What do you recommend?
June 18, 2013 at 11:35 am 4992
Yes, you could use role editor plugin for that.
So just don’t take my word. But I suppose you can give the permission.
June 18, 2013 at 2:48 pm 4996
Thanks, just what IS unfiltered_html?
I don’t really want to expose myself on the website but at the same time, the slashes arent exactly acceptable 🙁
June 19, 2013 at 5:19 am 5028
It’s a capability that will enable you to post texts without filtering.
As an example, the quote symbol has something to do with SQL injection and it’ll be escaped by adding a forward slash before it. If you have the