Warning: This function has been deprecated. Use get_user_by() instead.

get_userdatabylogin( string $user_login )

Retrieve user info by login name.


Description Description


Parameters Parameters

$user_login

(string) (Required) User's username


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Return Return

(bool|object) False on failure, User DB row object


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Source Source

File: wp-includes/pluggable-deprecated.php

function get_userdatabylogin($user_login) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '3.3', "get_user_by('login')" );
	return get_user_by('login', $user_login);
}

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Version Description
0.71 Introduced.


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