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[Resolved] Is filtering users on a view possible at all?

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Last updated by Christian Cox 2 years, 10 months ago.

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Tell us what you are trying to do? I'd like to make a users directory available to users and allow them to search or filter it. Based on my reading of the forums, this is not actually possible (the filtering of a users view). Is that correct? Is there any custom code I can add to my functions.php that would make it possible to filter users?

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That's correct, parametric searches cannot be created for Views of Users. It is currently possible to use Query Filters to add static filters to Views of Users from wp-admin, but it's not possible to allow your Users to set those filters on the front-end of the site. There's no simple way to add this feature in functions.php, it would require a significant amount of custom code. Our developers have accepted a feature request to extend the custom search form to include User Views, but at this time I do not have a delivery date available for that feature.

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