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Members Multisite User Roles Sync


This is a simple Multisite add-on for Justin Tadlock’s Members plugin, which synchronizes user (multiple) roles on all network sites.



By installing this plugin we assume you use WordPress Multisite and have Justin Tadlock’s Members plugin installed.

  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/members-multisite-user-roles-sync directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress Multisite plugins screen directly.
  2. Network activate the plugin through the Multisite ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress


Where is the settings page for this plugin?

There is none. You simply activate it and it will work right away.

Is there a function to add a role to a user programmatically?

Yes, there is. See this example code:

$members_mu_user_roles_sync = new Members_Mu_User_Roles_Sync();
  $user_id, // user you want to add role to
  $roles = array(), // input array is needed
  $all_sites = TRUE


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Contributors & Developers

“Members Multisite User Roles Sync” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Init release.


  • Fix: User roles were not syncing to other sites when removing roles. (jeffreylasut)
  • Enhancement: Make sure function get_editable_roles exists.