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Filters user data before the record is created or updated.

Syntax Syntax

apply_filters( 'wp_pre_insert_user_data', array $data, bool $update, int|null $id )

Description Description

It only includes data in the wp_users table wp_user, not any user metadata.

Parameters Parameters


(array) Values and keys for the user.

  • 'user_login'
    (string) The user's login. Only included if $update == false
  • 'user_pass'
    (string) The user's password.
  • 'user_email'
    (string) The user's email.
  • 'user_url'
    (string) The user's url.
  • 'user_nicename'
    (string) The user's nice name. Defaults to a URL-safe version of user's login
  • 'display_name'
    (string) The user's display name.
  • 'user_registered'
    (string) MySQL timestamp describing the moment when the user registered. Defaults to the current UTC timestamp.


(bool) Whether the user is being updated rather than created.


(int|null) ID of the user to be updated, or NULL if the user is being created.

Source Source

File: wp-includes/user.php


Changelog Changelog

Version Description
4.9.0 Introduced.


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