Password Protected 2.1

Does Password Protected work with WordPress 4.9.6 and PHP 7.0.16? A smoke test was performed on .


No PHP errors, warnings or notices
No JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Looks good! No problems were detected.

Memory usage: 76.06 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: insignificant.
The plugin didn't make the site noticeably slower.

WordPress version4.9.6
PHP version7.0.16
MySQL version5.7.17
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 400,000+ page

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Pages 3

Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?activate=true&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s=
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=password-protected%2Fpassword-protected.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=6fafd68a0e
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.119 s
Memory usage 3.1 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Settings → Password Protected

Page screenshot: Settings  → Password Protected
URL /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=password-protected
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.079 s
Memory usage 3 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site – Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site – Just another WordPress site
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.122 s
Memory usage 2.75 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.213 s0.109 s-0.104 s3.09 MiB3.16 MiB+ 63.48 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.106 s0.098 s-0.008 s3.12 MiB3.18 MiB+ 63.88 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.205 s0.184 s-0.021 s3.19 MiB3.26 MiB+ 70.32 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.107 s0.131 s+0.024 s2.96 MiB3.02 MiB+ 63.06 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.077 s0.092 s+0.015 s2.95 MiB3.01 MiB+ 63.02 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.044 s0.062 s+0.018 s2.94 MiB3 MiB+ 63.06 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.096 s0.093 s-0.003 s2.98 MiB3.1 MiB+ 127.06 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.201 s0.185 s-0.016 s3.19 MiB3.25 MiB+ 63.06 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.079 s0.083 s+0.004 s2.94 MiB3 MiB+ 63.02 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.085 s0.100 s+0.015 s2.98 MiB3.11 MiB+ 127.06 KiB
/0.097 s0.127 s+0.030 s2.73 MiB2.8 MiB+ 69.68 KiB
Average 0.119 s0.115 s-0.004 s3.01 MiB3.08 MiB+ 76.06 KiB


Things that the plugin adds to the site. This section is not intended to be comprehensive. The test tool only looks for a few specific types of added content.

Options wp_options 1

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Password Protected Admin Menus