apply_filters( 'lostpassword_url', string $lostpassword_url, string $redirect )

Filters the Lost Password URL.


$lostpassword_url string
The lost password page URL.
$redirect string
The path to redirect to on login.

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More Information

The filter is applied to the URL returned by the function wp_lostpassword_url() , allowing the developer to have that function direct users to a specific (different) URL for retrieving a lost password.

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File: wp-includes/general-template.php. View all references

return apply_filters( 'lostpassword_url', $lostpassword_url, $redirect );

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Version Description
2.8.0 Introduced.

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User Contributed Notes

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    Contributed by Steven Lin

    Example migrated from Codex:

    The following example would return a lost password URL for the wp_lostpassword_url() function:

    add_filter( 'lostpassword_url', 'my_lost_password_page', 10, 2 );
    function my_lost_password_page( $lostpassword_url, $redirect ) {
        return home_url( '/lostpassword/?redirect_to=' . $redirect );

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