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WP_REST_Users_Controller::prepare_item_for_database() protected WP 4.7.0

Prepares a single user for creation or update.

{} It's a method of the class: WP_REST_Users_Controller{}

Hooks from the method
Return

Object. User object.

Usage

// protected - for code of main (parent) or child class
$result = $this->prepare_item_for_database( $request );
$request(WP_REST_Request) (required)
Request object.

Changelog

Since 4.7.0 Introduced.

Code of WP_REST_Users_Controller::prepare_item_for_database() WP 5.5.2

<?php
protected function prepare_item_for_database( $request ) {
	$prepared_user = new stdClass;

	$schema = $this->get_item_schema();

	// Required arguments.
	if ( isset( $request['email'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['email'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->user_email = $request['email'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['username'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['username'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->user_login = $request['username'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['password'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['password'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->user_pass = $request['password'];
	}

	// Optional arguments.
	if ( isset( $request['id'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->ID = absint( $request['id'] );
	}

	if ( isset( $request['name'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['name'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->display_name = $request['name'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['first_name'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['first_name'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->first_name = $request['first_name'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['last_name'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['last_name'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->last_name = $request['last_name'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['nickname'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['nickname'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->nickname = $request['nickname'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['slug'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['slug'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->user_nicename = $request['slug'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['description'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['description'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->description = $request['description'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['url'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['url'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->user_url = $request['url'];
	}

	if ( isset( $request['locale'] ) && ! empty( $schema['properties']['locale'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->locale = $request['locale'];
	}

	// Setting roles will be handled outside of this function.
	if ( isset( $request['roles'] ) ) {
		$prepared_user->role = false;
	}

	/**
	 * Filters user data before insertion via the REST API.
	 *
	 * @since 4.7.0
	 *
	 * @param object          $prepared_user User object.
	 * @param WP_REST_Request $request       Request object.
	 */
	return apply_filters( 'rest_pre_insert_user', $prepared_user, $request );
}