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  1. Yusuf says:

    Can i not make customers on my website login in CLEF?

    I totally get how it works, its for site admins, users etc..

    I created a page called “private investing” on a clients website..
    How do I make users login to view restricted access to a page

    • WPBeginner Support says:

      You can enable clef for clients but they will still have to set it up and they can choose not to use it.

  2. Sacha says:

    Thanks. This is the only good Clef tutorials I could find.

  3. Balaji says:

    Excellent article. Thanks lot.

  4. Stacy says:

    Same question as Zimbrul, which I don’t think was adequately answered. If I am using the WordPress app on my phone to login to access my WordPress site, how can I scan anything with my phone when what I am trying to access is on the screen of my phone? Unless I am missing something, most apps require use of the camera to capture the image being scanned.

    I briefly skimmed the plugin’s site, but didn’t see anything addressing this particular issue.

    • WPBeginner Support says:

      Yes Stacy, you are right we didn’t get Zimbrul’s question right. As we mentioned earlier, users accessing site with the WordPress app will not see login with Clef button. As for you users who are trying to access the admin area from their Mobile browser they will be able to login by using their regular WordPress email and password. However, if you have disabled access with username and password then those users will not be able to access the site.

      • bago says:

        If you want to login to WordPress on your mobile phone, the login form will directly load your Clef application. All you need to do then is to simply type in your Clef PIN code and you’ll be logged into your WordPress admin panel.

    • Harshad says:

      To answer more specifically, There’s an option in the Clef options to toggle on XML-RPC access which is used by the mobile WordPress app. So when its turned on your mobile app will be able to perform normally.

  5. srikar says:

    Are you thinking in using this on your site?

  6. Zimbrul says:

    How do you log onto your website if you use Clef and the WordPress app on your iPhone?

    • WPBeginner Support says:

      Just visit your login page and you will see a login with Clef button. Clicking the button will display the Clef Wave which you can then scan with the app installed on your phone.

      • tudoutou says:

        So you need two phones, one for login screen, one for scan? That’s really a problem.

        • WPBeginner Support says:

          Opps, our mistake. Zimburl and tudoutou no they will not need to sync with the clef app.

  7. Tony.B says:

    Love this tip,
    I’m a real undercover gadget geek and I can’t stay long I have to go and try Clef out sounds coolio

    Cheers for the share Syed

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