Provide Application Passwords for WordPress core
⚠️ IMPORTANT: This plugin has been merged into WordPress core version 5.6 and doesn't have to be installed separately. View the integration guide →
Creates unique passwords for applications to authenticate users without revealing their main passwords.
Install from the official WordPress.org plugin repository by searching for "Application Passwords" under "Plugins" → "Add New" in your WordPress dashboard.
composer require georgestephanis/application-passwords
See the readme.txt for usage instructions.
Included is a local development environment using Docker with an optional Vagrant wrapper for network isolation and ZeroConf for automatic application-passwords.local discovery. Run
docker-compose up -d to start the Docker containers on your host machine or
vagrant up to start it in a VirtualBox environment.
npm installto setup project dependencies including the Composer dependencies via the
postinstallhook. Configures a
pre-commithook that lints all JS and PHP code before each commit.
npm run buildto create a release in the
distdirectory. We include Composer files since the same bundle is used for the Composer package.
npm run deployto deploy the plugin to the WordPress.org plugin repository.
- Translate the plugin into your language.
- Report issues, suggest features and contribute code on GitHub.