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Version Release Date Change Log
2.6.0 2022-11-02
  • 25 Oct 2022 =
    • Added : Add a way for admins to test user accounts #57
    • Fixed : Multi-select JS fails to load on Profile Edit Screen #576
    • Update : Adding an explanation for Checkmark / empty / X #578
    • Update : Add text description to Settings #573
    • Fixed : Plugin translation ignores user's language setting #580
    • Fixed : Illegal string offset 'administrator' & Array to string conversion Warning #589
    • Update : Support for the "Templates" metabox #251
    • Fixed : Some CPT is missing from Editor Features #582
    • Update : Capabilities-FR-IT-TranslationUpdate-September2022 #577
2.5.2 2022-10-04
  • 04 Oct 2022 =
    • Update : Changes to Import/Export encoding method
2.5.1 2022-09-13
  • 13 Sep 2022 =
    • Added : Ability to block user login by role #510
    • Update : Add disable WooCommerce admin restrictions in role settings #549
    • Update : Hide taxonomy screen option for editor features #554
    • Update : Hide metabox screen option for editor features #556
    • Fixed : It's possible to access customize page even after blocking with admin menu #559
    • Fixed : Uncaught error: Illegal offset type in isset or empty #564
    • Update : Translation Note Suggestion for "Editor" #567
    • Update : Capability-FR-IT-Translation_updates-August15_2022 #551
2.5.0 2022-08-11
  • 11 Aug 2022 =
    • Update : Admin Features UI design consistency #466
    • Fixed : Support WordPress API for Editor features Classic Editor disable / enable #531
    • Fixed : Woocommerce order metabox Illegal offset type in isset or empty warning #538
    • Added : Added woocommerce coupon description to editor features #299
    • Update : ES-FR-IT-Capability-Translations-Update-August2022 #540
2.4.4 2022-08-02
  • 02 Aug 2022 =
    • Added : Add "list" capabilities to display #206
    • Added : Add a Settings screen to Free version #520
    • Added : Add settings to allow users to select multiple roles when creating users #462
    • Fixed : Multiple role when creating user doesnt work #515
    • Fixed : Admin Menus issue with Yoast #493
    • Fixed : It's possible to get lockout of admin menus when all items are checked #527
    • Update : Limit "Control Custom Statuses" option to settings screens alone #528
    • Update : French and Italian Translations updates #524
    • Fixed : PHP Warning on viewing Admin Menus #525
2.4.3 2022-07-12
  • 12 Jul 2022 =
    • Fixed : Capabilities conflict with Advanced Custom Fields #494
    • Fixed : Issue with editor features when options is not array #495
    • Update : Add checkbox for the "Allowed Editors" feature #498
    • Update : Add support for TaxoPress on the Capabilities screen #500
    • Update : Use 3 clicks approach for all boxes in Capabilities #497
    • Fixed : Uncaught TypeError: in_array(): Argument #2 ($haystack) must be of type array, null given. #513
    • Fixed : Hide Invalid Capabilities if empty #490
2.4.1 2022-06-14
  • 09 May 2022 =
    • Fixed : Small bug with Capabilities search #340
    • Update : Add sorting for more table columns in "Roles" #388
    • Fixed : Edit Role screen: Right sidebar links to Capabilities screen without role argument #407
    • Fixed : Admin Features issue with JetPack #412
    • Update : Stop Free and Pro from being enabled together #323
    • Update : Add PublishPress Building Package for Capabilities #400
2.4.2 2022-06-14
  • 14 Jun 2022 =
    • Fixed : Correct match of post types and Editor Features boxes #427
    • Update : Changes to user role selection UI and make role draggable for re-ordering #443
    • Added : Two new role tabs (Redirects and Editing) #403
    • Added : Redirect users to original page after login to role editor #301
    • Added : Redirect on login and logout to role editor #11
    • Fixed : Admin Menus issue with JetPack #381
    • Added : Hide the "add new block" button to editor feature #436
    • Added : Hide the Revisions box in Editor Features #428
    • Update : UI clean up for Backup screens #322
    • Update : Move the Taxonomy area to it's own tab #425
    • Added : Support for WPML capabilities #411
    • Added : Support for WS Form #305
    • Added : Support Gravity Forms support #306
    • Added : Add a new setting to disable Code Editor in Posts to role editor #298
    • Update : Remember last tab after updating role settings #445
    • Update : Add toggle all checkmarks options on the Capabilities screen #419
    • Update : More categorization for capabilities #303
    • Update : Force user roles to use specific editors in role settings #276
    • Added : Add a setting to show private taxonomies on the "Capabilities" screen #314
    • Added: Extend admin features "hide by css" to include plugin list #488
2.4.0 2022-04-28
  • 28 Apr 2022 =
    • Fixed : Post title not working with editor features #370
    • Fixed : Issue with revision metabox and some plugin metabox in Editor features. #369
    • Fixed : Editor Features compability with taxonomies created by the "Toolset" plugin. #367
    • Fixed : Backup Features text missing some "s" #365
    • Update : Change import upload file delete to use WordPress function #364
    • Update : Make sure "Copy" feature for roles works with Editor Features and more #362
    • Update : Add short description for "Role Level" #361
    • Update : Make "Roles" into the top menu link #326
    • Update : Vertical tabs similar to the "Capabilities" for Editor Features #257
    • Fixed : Can't hide the "Profile" link with "Admin Menus" #337
    • Update : More Columns on Roles Screen #181
2.3.6 2022-04-14
  • 14 Apr 2022 =
    • Fixed : Non-administrators cannot access profile screen
    • Compat : WooCommerce - Shop Managers could not access Users
    • Compat : WooCommerce - Editor Feature restrictions did not hide Product Categories, Tags in Classic Editor
2.3.5 2022-04-13
  • 13 Apr 2022 =
    • Feature : Export / Import for new features
    • Change : Clarify captions on Roles, Backup screens
    • Fixed : Multisite: Don't apply Feature Restrictions to Super Administrators unless constant PP_CAPABILITIES_RESTRICT_SUPER_ADMIN is defined
    • Fixed : Capabilities could not be updated if third party code executes too early. Now support constant PP_CAPABILITIES_COMPAT_MODE to work around conflicts.
    • Fixed : Coding standards - WordPress VIP scan compliance improvements
    • Compat : LoginWP - custom redirect failed
    • Lang : New French, Italian and Spanish translations
2.3.4 2022-01-26
  • 26 Jan 2022 =
    • Compat : WordPress 5.9 - failure adding / editing posts under some Editor Features configurations (work around WP hooking late-defined function disable_block_editor_fornavigation_post_type)
2.3.3 2022-01-13
  • 13 Jan 2022 =
    • Fixed : Capability names with dashes could not be added
    • Fixed : After role rename, title in dropdown does not refresh
    • Fixed : Input sanitization consistency
    • Fixed : Escape output variables
    • Lang : Spanish, French, Italian
2.3.2 2022-01-13
  • 8 Dec 2021 =
    • Feature : Filter Capabilities display by post type or text entry
    • Feature : Editor Features - Restrict editor elements for custom post types
    • Feature : Admin Features - Restrict Admin Bar or individual Admin Bar elements
    • Feature : Admin Features - More items available for restriction #240
    • Change : Admin Features - Captions use dashes, not numbers #229
    • Change : Capabilities screen - Tab for PublishPress Capabilities #220
    • Fixed : CSRF vulnerability
2.0.3 2021-12-08
  • 8 Dec 2021 =
    • Fixed : Security issue
2.1.1 2021-12-08
  • 8 Dec 2021 =
    • Fixed : Security issue
2.2.1 2021-12-08
  • 8 Dec 2021 =
    • Fixed : Security issue
2.3.1 2021-12-06

Fixed : Security issue. Please update.

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2.3 2021-11-03
  • 28 Oct 2021 =
    • Change : Role Capabilities screen uses tabs
    • Feature : New "Admin Features" screen #200
2.2 2021-10-22
  • 26 Aug 2021 =
    • Feature : Retain last role selection for Capabilities, Editor Features screens
    • Perf : Sync role to all sites - Operation timed out on networks with ~100 sites
    • Fixed : Some security scans flagged an unused file in external library "chosen". That file (and other developer documentation files) has been removed
2.1 2021-06-29
  • 24 Jun 2021 =
    • Feature : Editor Features restriction (new screen to block editor elements per-role)
    • Fixed : If Media "Create" capability is selected / unselected by clicking Media caption or Create caption, the corresponding upload_files checkbox (in Other WP Core Capabilities section) is not toggled, leading to an apparant update failure
    • Fixed : If Media "Create" capability is negated or un-negated, the corresponding upload_files checkbox (in Other WP Core Capabilities section) is not toggled, leading to an apparant update failure
    • Fixed : PHP Warning if a role is stored without a valid capabilities array
2.0.2 2021-05-06
  • 6 May 2021 =
    • Feature : Multisite - "sync options to all sites" checkbox. Copies "use create_posts capability", Type-Specific Capabilities, Taxonomy-Specific Capabilities, Detailed Taxonomy Capabilities settings
    • Fixed : Multisite - "sync role to all sites" did not work if main site ID is not 1
    • Fixed : Fatal error on Capabilities screen if another plugin calls get_editable_roles() too early
    • Fixed : Add New User - couldn't display password entry
    • Compat : PublishPress - Authors without publish capability could directly publish on the Calendar screen
    • Change : Permissions - Hide / Unhide Role setting moved to Roles screen row actions
2.0 2021-02-23
  • 18 Feb 2020 =
    • Feature : Roles screen
    • Feature : Multiple role assignment on Add / Edit User screen
    • Lang : Fixed handling, activated partial translations in German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Belarusian, Catalan
    • Change : Capabilities screen - move role selector to top left, eliminate load button
    • Change : Capabilities screen - move some sidebar items to Settings screen
    • Change : Adjust some captions, variable names, more selective code execution
    • Compat : bbPress - Forum, Topic and Reply capabilities were not displayed in Editing Capabilities grid
    • Fixed : uneditable bbPress roles could be opened for editing (require Capabilities Pro)
    • Fixed : Invalid Capabilities - Brief explanatory caption; avoid false positives for post types with map_meta_cap disabled
    • Fixed : PHP warning for invalid foreach argument, on sites with no active_plugins option stored
    • Fixed : Backup > Restore - Negated capabilities were not displayed correctly in restore preview
    • Fixed : Backup > Restore - Clicking label for Initial Backup jumped selection to Last Manual Backup
    • Change : Backup > Restore - Preview displays "No changes" below role name where appropriate
1.10.1 2021-02-18
  • 8 Oct 2020 =
    • Fixed : Type-Specific Capabilities options included some non-public WordPress post types that don't support capability customization
    • Fixed : Review of role backup contents does not show name of current roles which would be removed by restoring backup
1.10 2020-10-08
  • 1 Oct 2020 =
    • Feature : Improved design and styling for Backup and Restore
    • Feature : Backup > Restore - filter to display only modified capabilities
    • Compat : Advanced Gutenberg - include AG Profile capabilities in Editing, Deletion, Reading capabilities grid
    • Fixed : Media Create / upload_files capability could not be removed from role
    • Fixed : Multisite - Incorrect menu display on sites where main site ID is not 1
    • Fixed : Language file load failure if plugin directory structure is non-standard
1.9.12 2020-10-01
  • 16 Jun 2020 =
    • Fixed : Fatal error due to missing vendor library folder
1.9.10 2020-06-16
  • 1 Jun 2020 =
    • Fixed : PublishPress Permissions - Type / Taxonomy settings incorrectly synchronized under some conditions
1.9.9 2020-06-01
  • 13 May 2020 =
    • Compat : PublishPress Permissions - "Type-Specific Capabilities" setting was not properly synchronized with Permissions > Settings > Core > Filtered Post Types
1.9.6 2020-05-13
  • 23 Apr 2020 =
    • Change : Add New Role retains capitalization as entered for role title (otherwise applies proper case)
    • Feature : Rename Role sidebar box on Capabilities screen
    • Fixed : Fatal error on plugin load if Administrator role does not exist
1.9.5 2020-04-06
  • 6 Apr 2020 =
    • Fixed : Fatal error loading Capabilities screen on a small percentage of installations
    • Compat : PublishPress Permissions - Post Type selections for "Type-Specific Capabilities" were not synchronized with PublishPress Permissions under some conditions
1.9.4 2020-04-06
  • 2 Apr 2020 =
    • Fixed : Fatal error loading Capabilities screen on a small percentage of installations
    • Fixed : Capabilities menu was displayed to non-Administrators with no items except "Upgrade to Pro"
1.9.3 2020-04-02
  • 17 Mar 2020 =
    • Fixed : Capabilities screen was not accessible to non-Administrators who have "manage_capabilities" capability
    • Fixed : Some functions were not accessible to network Super Administrators without a role on the site
    • Change : Clarify some messages for plugin access denial
1.9.2 2020-03-17
  • 16 Mar 2020 =
    • Feature : Auto-backup role and capabilities on each update (and on update to this version)
    • Fixed : First-time installation: Capabilities menu item not displayed until after Plugins or Users menu clicked
    • Change : Third Party Plugin Capabilities - always display checkboxes even if capabilities not present in Administrator role
    • Fixed : Plugin capability sections - pp_set_notification_channel and pp_manage_roles were included in both PublishPress and PublishPress Permissions sections
    • Fixed : Capability Negation (Denial) bulk unselect link was ambiguous due to missing strikethrough
1.9 2020-03-17
  • 9 Jan 2020 =
    • Change : Renamed to PublishPress Capabilities
    • Feature : Capabilities link on PublishPress > Roles row opens Role Capabilities screen
    • Feature : Role Capabilities screen links to PublishPress > Roles for member management
    • Fixed : Browser reload caused Role Capabilities screen to display default role
    • Fixed : Add Capability sidebar added custom capability to role immediately, but capability checkbox did not display as checked until reload
    • Fixed : Category Assign or Delete capabilities were not effective due to WordPress core forcing default capability requirement
    • Fixed : Term Assign or Delete capabilities were not effective due to WordPress core forcing default capability requirement
    • Fixed : Multisite - On sub-sites, Role Capabilities screen did not display PublishPress Capabilities section to Super Administrators who don't have a role on the site
    • Fixed : Role name captions on Role Capabilities and Backup Tool screens could not be translated
    • Fixed : Checkbox bulk selection on Role Capabilities screen was incorrect under some conditions
    • Change : Reinstate WordPress edit_published_posts workaround with correct status filtering behavior
    • Change : Apply workaround filters for WordPress edit_published_posts / publish_posts handling only for users who have edit_published_posts capability for current post type
1.8.1 2019-11-26
  • 25 Oct 2019 =
    • Fixed : Automatic publication of blank auto-drafts, WooCommerce posts save with incorrect post status (since 1.8)
1.7.5 2019-07-17
  • 24 May 2019 =
    • Fixed : Users' inclusion or non-inclusion in Authors dropdown was not updated based on role edit (non-zero level setting)
1.7.4 2019-05-24
  • 1 May 2019 =
    • Fixed : On some sites, capabilities added dynamically by other code were forced into stored role definition (and could not be removed).
    • Fixed : Negative role capabilities could not be directly unset (had to be checked, saved, then unchecked).
1.7.3 2019-05-01
  • 9 Apr 2019
1.7.2 2019-04-09
  • 3 Apr 2019
1.7.1 2019-04-03
  • 29 Mar 2019
1.7 2019-03-29
  • 28 Mar 2019
1.6.1 2019-03-28
  • Feature : Prevent read capability from being removed from a standard role
    • Feature : If read capability is missing from a standard role, display warning and instant fix link
    • Feature : Additional save button at top of Roles and Capabilities screen!
    • Change : Reinstate Press Permit description link
    • Change : Thickbox popups for related plugins
1.6 2019-02-26
  • Feature : WooCommerce - If current user has duplicate_products capability, make Woo honor it
    • Feature : Link to Backup Tool from sidebar of Roles and Capabilities screen
    • Feature : Link to Roles and Capabilities screen from Backup Tool
    • Change : Minor code cleanup and refactor
    • Change : Copyrights, onscreen link for PublishPress ownership
    • Change : Links to Related Permissions Plugins in sidebar on Roles and Capabilities screen
1.5.11 2019-02-25
  • Feature : Automatically save backup of WP roles on plugin activation or update
    • Feature : When roles are manually backed up, also retain initial role backup
    • Feature : Backup Tool can also display contents of role backups
1.5.10 2018-12-06
  • Fixed : Back button caused mismatching role dropdown selection
    • Compat : PHP 7.2 - warning for deprecated function if a second copy of CME is activated
1.5.9 2018-09-25
  • Fixed : Potential vulnerability in wp-admin (but exposure was only to users with role editing capability)
1.5.8 2018-07-20
  • Fixed : PHP warning for deprecated function WP_Roles::reinit
    • Change : Don't allow non-Administrator to edit Administrators, even if Administrator role level is set to 0
1.5.7 2017-05-15
  • Change : Revert menu captions to previous behavior ("Permissions > Role Capabilities" if Press Permit Core is active, otherwise "Users > Capabilities")
1.5.5 2015-10-16
  • Fixed : User editing was improperly blocked in some cases
1.5.4 2015-10-02
  • Fixed : Non-administrators' user editing capabilities were blocked if Press Permit Core was also active
    • Fixed : Non-administrators could not edit other users with their role (define constant CME_LEGACY_USER_EDIT_FILTER to retain previous behavior)
    • Fixed : Non-administrators could not assign their role to other users (define constant CME_LEGACY_USER_EDIT_FILTER to retain previous behavior)
    • Lang : Changed text domain for language pack conformance
1.5.3 2015-10-01
  • Fixed : On single-site installations, non-Administrators with delete_users capability could give new users an Administrator role (since 1.5.2)
    • Fixed : Deletion of a third party plugin role could cause users to be demoted to Subscriber inappropriately
    • Compat : Press Permit Core - Permission Group refresh was not triggered if Press Permit Core is inactive when CME deletes a role definition
    • Compat : Support third party display of available capabilities via capsman_get_capabilities or members_get_capabilities filter
    • Change : If user_level of Administrator role was cleared, non-Administrators with user editing capabilities could create/edit/delete Administrators. Administrator role is now implicitly treated as level 10.
    • Fixed : CSS caused formatting issues around wp-admin Update button on some installations
    • Perf : Don't output wp-admin CSS on non-CME screens
    • Lang : Fixed erroneous text_domain argument for numerous strings
    • Lang : Updated .pot and .po files
1.5.2 2015-04-21
  • Fixed : Network Super Administrators without an Administrator role on a particular site could not assign an Administrator role to other users of that site
1.5.1 2014-09-04
  • Fixed : Non-administrators with user editing capabilities could give new users a role with a higher level than their own (including Administrator)
1.4.9 2013-09-23
  • Fixed : Role capabilities were not updated / refreshed properly on multisite installations
    • Feature : If create_posts capabilities are defined, organize checkboxes into a column alongside edit_posts
    • Feature : "Use create_posts capability" checkbox in sidebar auto-defines create_posts capabilities (requires Press Permit)
    • Compat : bbPress + Press Permit - Modified bbPress role capabilities were not redisplayed following save, required reload
    • Compat : bbPress + Press Permit - Adding a capability via the "Add Cap" textbox caused the checkbox to be available but not selected
    • Compat : Press Permit - "supplemental only" option was always enabled for newly created and copied roles, regardless of checkbox setting near Create/Copy button
1.5 2013-09-23
  • Feature : Support negative capabilities (storage to wp_roles array with false value)
    • Feature : Multisite - Copy a role definition to all current sites on a network
    • Feature : Multisite - Copy a role definition to new (future) sites on a network
    • Feature : Backup / Restore tool requires "restore_roles" capability or super admin status
    • Fixed : Role reset to WP defaults did not work, caused a PHP error / white screen
    • Change : Clarified English captions on Backup Tool screen
    • Fixed : Term deletion capability was not included in taxonomies grid even if defined
    • Fixed : jQuery notices for deprecated methods on Edit Role screen
    • Compat : Press Permit - if a role is marked as hidden, also default it for use by PP Pro as a Pattern Role (when PP Collaborative Editing is activated and Advanced Settings enabled)
    • Change : Press Permit promotional message includes link to display further info
1.4.8 2013-09-23
  • Compat : bbPress + Press Permit - "Add Capability" form failed when used on a bbPress role, caused creation of an invalid role
1.4.10 2013-09-21
  • Perf : Eliminated unused framework code (reduced typical wp-admin memory usage by 0.6 MB)
    • Fixed : Failure to save capability changes, on some versions of PHP
    • Compat : Press Permit - PHP Warning on role save
    • Compat : Press Permit - PHP Warning on "Force Type-Specific Capabilities" settings update
    • Compat : Press Permit - "supplemental only" option stored redundant entries
    • Compat : Press Permit - green background around capabilities which
    • Compat : Press Permit - PHP Warning on "Force Type-Specific Capabilities" settings update
    • Maint : Stop using $GLOBALS superglobal
    • Change : Reduced download size by moving screenshots to assets folder of project folder
1.4.7 2012-11-29
  • Compat : Press Permit - flagging of roles as "supplemental assignment only" was not saved
1.4.6 2012-11-23
  • Compat : bbPress 2.2 (supports customization of dynamic forum role capabilities)
    • Compat : Press Permit + bbPress - customized role capabilities were not properly maintained on bbPress activation / deactivation, in some scenarios
    • Fixed : Role update and copy failed if currently stored capability array is corrupted
1.4.5 2012-08-16
  • Fixed : Capabilities were needlessly re-saved on role load
    • Fixed : Capability labels in "Other WordPress" section did not toggle checkbox selection
    • Press Permit integration: If capability is granted by the role's Permit Group, highlight it as green with a descriptive caption title, but leave checkbox enabled for display/editing of role defintion setting (previous behavior caused capability to be stripped out of WP role definition under some PP configurations)
1.4.4 2012-08-10
  • Fixed : On translated sites, roles could not be edited
    • Fixed : Menu item change to "Role Capabilities" broke existing translations
1.4.3 2012-08-02
  • Fixed : Separate checkbox was displayed for cap->edit_published_posts even if it was defined to the be same as cap->edit_posts
    • Press Permit integration: automatically store a backup copy of each role's last saved capability set so they can be reinstated if necessary (currently for bbPress)
1.4.2 2012-08-02
  • Language: updated .pot file
    • Press Permit integration: roles can be marked for supplemental assignment only (and suppressed from WP role assignment dropdown, requires PP 1.0-beta1.4)
1.4.1 2012-08-02
  • https compatibility: use content_url(), plugins_url()
    • Press Permit integration: if role definitions are reset to WP defaults, also repopulate PP capabilities (pp_manage_settings, etc.)