Private Access Private Access

This function’s access is marked private. This means it is not intended for use by plugin or theme developers, only in other core functions. It is listed here for completeness.

Summery Summery

Resend an existing request and return the result.

Syntax Syntax

_wp_privacy_resend_request( int $request_id )

Parameters Parameters


(int) (Required) Request ID.

Return Return

(bool|WP_Error) Returns true/false based on the success of sending the email, or a WP_Error object.

Source Source

File: wp-admin/includes/privacy-tools.php

function _wp_privacy_resend_request( $request_id ) {
	$request_id = absint( $request_id );
	$request    = get_post( $request_id );

	if ( ! $request || 'user_request' !== $request->post_type ) {
		return new WP_Error( 'privacy_request_error', __( 'Invalid request.' ) );

	$result = wp_send_user_request( $request_id );

	if ( is_wp_error( $result ) ) {
		return $result;
	} elseif ( ! $result ) {
		return new WP_Error( 'privacy_request_error', __( 'Unable to initiate confirmation request.' ) );

	return true;


Changelog Changelog

Version Description
4.9.6 Introduced.


Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.