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Allow Cyrillic Usernames


Allows to create users with usernames containing Cyrillic characters.


  1. Upload allow-cyrillic-usernames folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.


February 23, 2021
Добрый день! плагин супер! большое спасибо!!! Разработчики плагина добавьте возможность в плагин украинские буквы: і, є, ї Очень будем благодарны вам!)) или подскажите как это сделать самостоятельно!) БОЛЬШОЕ СПАСИБО ЖДЕМ ОТВЕТА))
January 3, 2020
The plugin is allowing users to use Cyrillic characters in their user names. Thanks!
March 8, 2018
It works easily and quickly! Pleasantly surprised! I express my admiration and gratitude to the author!
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Contributors & Developers

“Allow Cyrillic Usernames” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial release