Password Protected 2.2.1

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: 72.1 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=f49a7384d2
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200 OK
Load time 0.182 s
Memory usage 3.12 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 0.107 s
Memory usage 3.02 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 0.113 s
Memory usage 2.76 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.403 s0.130 s-0.273 s3.09 MiB3.17 MiB+ 77.8 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.152 s0.192 s+0.040 s3.12 MiB3.2 MiB+ 78.19 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.286 s0.297 s+0.011 s3.19 MiB3.27 MiB+ 84.63 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.178 s0.174 s-0.004 s2.96 MiB3.03 MiB+ 76.29 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.129 s0.135 s+0.006 s3.04 MiB3.02 MiB- 17.4 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.068 s0.100 s+0.032 s2.94 MiB3.01 MiB+ 76.46 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.130 s0.144 s+0.014 s2.98 MiB3.12 MiB+ 141.37 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.194 s0.231 s+0.037 s3.19 MiB3.27 MiB+ 77.37 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.168 s0.109 s-0.059 s2.94 MiB3.02 MiB+ 76.73 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.166 s0.162 s-0.004 s2.98 MiB3.12 MiB+ 140.27 KiB
/0.209 s0.155 s-0.054 s2.82 MiB2.8 MiB- 18.62 KiB
Average 0.189 s0.166 s-0.023 s3.02 MiB3.09 MiB+ 72.1 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