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wp_get_current_user ›

Since2.0.3
Deprecatedn/a
wp_get_current_user ( No parameters )
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Returns:
  • (WP_User) Current WP_User instance.
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Retrieve the current user object.

Will set the current user, if the current user is not set. The current user will be set to the logged-in person. If no user is logged-in, then it will set the current user to 0, which is invalid and won't have any permissions.



Source

function wp_get_current_user() {
	return _wp_get_current_user();
}