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WP_User::remove_cap() public WP 2.0.0

Remove capability from user.

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

No Hooks.

Return

null. Nothing.

Usage

$WP_User = new WP_User();
$WP_User->remove_cap( $cap );
$cap(string) (required)
Capability name.

Changelog

Since 2.0.0 Introduced.

Code of WP_User::remove_cap() WP 5.8.1

public function remove_cap( $cap ) {
	if ( ! isset( $this->caps[ $cap ] ) ) {
		return;
	}
	unset( $this->caps[ $cap ] );
	update_user_meta( $this->ID, $this->cap_key, $this->caps );
	$this->get_role_caps();
	$this->update_user_level_from_caps();
}