Password Protected 2.5

Does Password Protected work with WordPress 5.9.3 and PHP 7.4.8? 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: 66.44 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 version5.9.3
PHP version7.4.8
MySQL version8.0.21
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?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=d61af09ef5
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.280 s
Memory usage 3.34 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
Load time 0.147 s
Memory usage 3.3 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
Load time 0.268 s
Memory usage 3.37 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.339 s0.376 s+0.037 s3.37 MiB3.44 MiB+ 74.26 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.254 s0.182 s-0.072 s3.4 MiB3.47 MiB+ 74.28 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.806 s0.962 s+0.156 s5.65 MiB5.73 MiB+ 77.11 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.350 s0.303 s-0.047 s3.25 MiB3.33 MiB+ 81.95 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.269 s0.147 s-0.122 s3.24 MiB3.31 MiB+ 65.74 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.390 s0.184 s-0.206 s3.23 MiB3.31 MiB+ 82.13 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.179 s0.177 s-0.002 s3.27 MiB3.34 MiB+ 74.2 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.642 s0.648 s+0.006 s5.65 MiB5.72 MiB+ 72.7 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.230 s0.374 s+0.144 s3.22 MiB3.3 MiB+ 82.38 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.211 s0.222 s+0.011 s3.27 MiB3.34 MiB+ 72.71 KiB
/0.265 s0.219 s-0.046 s3.4 MiB3.37 MiB- 26.56 KiB
Average 0.358 s0.345 s-0.013 s3.72 MiB3.79 MiB+ 66.44 KiB

Code Statistics

Note: Third-party libraries and minified JS/CSS files are excluded from these statistics where possible, so the numbers you see here may be lower than those reported by other tools.

PO File
Language % Lines of code Comment lines Files
PO File81.9%5,2421,86548
Bourne Shell0.0%221
Total 6,399 2,362 56

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 865
Total complexity 192
Median class complexity 32.5
Median method complexity 1.5
Most complex class Password_Protected
Most complex function Password_Protected_Admin::password_protected_admin_notices()
Classes 4
Methods 76
Functions 2


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