How can I let WordPress give password when you sign up?

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I have a WordPress blog and when someone signs up, is it possible to have a option to create a password in the signup box instead of WP sending an email then they enter it and change the pasword?

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Answer by Greg
Hi Luke,

I think the logic behind that is to limit automatic registrations from web bots by making the user validate an E-Mail. This works because no two users can have the same E-mail in WordPress.

In any case, here is one plug-in that may do what you want (I have not tested this):

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wordpress-password-register/

There may be others. You can do a search here:

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/

Again, this is a bad idea since web robots could easily spam your site this way.

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