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Remove default profile fields

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Add this to the functions.php of your wordpress theme to remove the default profile fields.


    add_filter('user_contactmethods','hide_profile_fields',10,1);

    function hide_profile_fields( $contactmethods ) {
    unset($contactmethods['aim']);
    unset($contactmethods['jabber']);
    unset($contactmethods['yim']);
    return $contactmethods;
    }

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  1. Thanks for this tip, it’s a big help.

    Any idea how to remove the 4 items below “Personal Options” including that options title itself?
    4 options: disable visual editor, color scheme, keyboard shortcut and admin bar.

    Got the color scheme code from you, and able to hide admin bar using css, any idea on the other 2 and the title? Or if there is a cleaner way to remove all at once using filter or remove_action?

    1. This should get rid of all the personal options for you,

      function hide_personal_options(){
      echo “n” . ‘jQuery(document).ready(function($) { $(‘form#your-profile > h3:first’).hide(); $(‘form#your-profile > table:first’).hide(); $(‘form#your-profile’).show(); });’ . “n”;
      }
      add_action(‘admin_head’,’hide_personal_options’);

      You can do this to hide admin bar,
      http://wpsnipp.com/index.php/functions-php/disable-the-new-admin-bar/

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