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change “admin” name


  • motionitem
    Member

    @motionitem

    Can I change “admin” name into something else (Scott, Chris, etc)?

    I cannot user display-name plugin, since, there’s need of WP.

    Please advice.

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  • fel64
    Member

    @fel64

    Not as far as I know. Although it’s HIGHLY not recommended, you could edit the name in the database (totally 100% at your own risk). It might be easier to create a new account and make him key master too and perhaps running a MySQL query to associate all old posts to the new account …

    In short, there’s no graceful way to do it that I know of.


    chrishajer
    Participant

    @chrishajer

    In bb-includes/capabilities.php I changed line 27 (I am using 1.0 Alpha) to the following:

    #26  return array(   'keymaster' => array(
    #27 'name' => __('Admin'),

    You could change “Admin” there to Scott or Chris.

    I have been doing this since .75 with no ill effect. I hated the “Keymaster” name under admin.


    fel64
    Member

    @fel64

    To get rid of the Keymaster thing the easiest thing to do is set a custom member title for yourself. That’s what I did. ^^


    Trent Adams
    Member

    @trent

    That is the easiest way for sure fel64!

    Trent

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