um_user

Description

This function can be used to get user’s data. This can be user profile data or user permissions.

Usage

<?php echo um_user( $data ); ?>

Parameters

$data

(string) (required) The field or data you want to retrieve for user.

$attrs

(string) (optional) Additional attribute for profile data that may need extra configuration.

Returns

Returns the user data requested If found. A user must be previously set using um_fetch_user() to properly retrieve user data.

Examples

The example below can retrieve the user's display name

<?php 
$display_name = um_user('display_name');
echo $display_name; // prints the user's display name 
?>

The example below can retrieve user's community role

<?php echo um_user('role_name'); // example: Member or Admin ?>

You have to use functions um_fetch_user() and um_reset_user() if you want to use the function um_user() in the PHP loop.

/**
 * Users loop, example
 */
foreach ( $users_ids as $users_id ) {
	um_fetch_user( $user_id );

	// Some custom code

	$display_name = um_user('display_name');
	echo $display_name;

	// Some custom code	
}
um_reset_user();