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Opened 3 years ago

Last modified 18 months ago

#1767 new enhancement

Inform users upon registration, that the account can't be deleted or renamed

Reported by: pixolin Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: Profiles Keywords: needs-patch


According to the [Support Forums Welcome message](https://codex.wordpress.org/Forum_Welcome#Deleting_Accounts) accounts currently can't be deleted and usernames can't be changed due to technical limitations.

As the registration form can be accessed without reading the Support Forum Welcome message, the registration page should inform users that their account can't be removed or renamed.

(Note: this bug ticket refers to [support team meeting on June 9th, 2016](https://wordpress.slack.com/archives/forums/p1465491116001219) where an additional note to the registration form was suggested.)

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Change History (4)

#1 @ocean90
18 months ago

#3082 was marked as a duplicate.

#2 @ocean90
18 months ago

  • Keywords needs-patch added

Are there any suggestions for such a text and where to place it?

#3 @obenland
18 months ago

This might become obsolete with GDPR compliance work needed for w.org.

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