How to Check if bbPress Plugin is Loaded in WordPress

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Are you looking for a way to ensure that bbPress is running before apply any bbPress specific code? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to check if bbPress plugin is loaded in WordPress.


All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s functions.php file or in a site-specific plugin:

if ( class_exists( 'bbPress' ) ) {
    // bbPress is enabled, run your code...

Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly copy / paste code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.

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