apply_filters( "auth_post_{$post_type}_meta_{$meta_key}", bool $allowed, string $meta_key, int $post_id, int $user_id, string $cap, array $caps )

Filters whether the user is allowed to add post meta to a post of a given type.

Description Description

The dynamic portions of the hook name, $meta_key and $post_type, refer to the meta key passed to map_meta_cap() and the post type, respectively.

Parameters Parameters


(bool) Whether the user can add the post meta. Default false.


(string) The meta key.


(int) Post ID.


(int) User ID.


(string) Capability name.


(array) User capabilities.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/capabilities.php

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Version Description
4.6.0 Introduced.

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