How to Use it

  • Download Limit Groups Per User
  • Unzip it and upload limit-groups-per-user to wp-content/plugins
  • Login to WordPress backend.
  • Go to Dashboard->Plugins and activate Limit Groups per user(Network activate¬† if BuddyPress is Network activated¬† with Multiblogs enabled)
  • Go to Dashboard->BuddyPress ->general settings and enter the number of Groups you want to limit.
  • Have fun! no, wait, you will need to add following to your theme/groups/index.php since BuddyPress default theme does not include this action on directory pages.

Change required in bp-default/ groups/index.php for error message to appear.

[sourcecode language="php"]

<?php do_action( 'template_notices' ) ?>


It is used to show the error message to the user.