BuddyPress Lock Unlock Activity Plugin Review

Unlock Activity plugin

BuddyPress Lock Unlock activity plugin allows users to lock/open their activity for comment. A user can mark any activity as closed and no one will be able to comment on that activity. If the user reopens the activity, It will be available for commenting again.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.


  1.  Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Search for ‘BuddyPress Lock and Unlock Activity’
  3. Click “Install Now”
  4. Activate the plugin on the plugin.


  1. Activity Can be locked( means no new comment will be allowed on that particular activity)
  2. Activity Can be Unlocked( When a locked activity is unlocked, It allows users to comment on that again)
  3. Site Admin Can Lock any activity He/She wants
  4. A User Can Lock/Unlock their own activity for comment.

How it works

When the user will post any activity, then he will find the option open/close for locking and unlocking the activity.

BuddyPress Lock and Unlock Activity Plugin


Users will find the close button option so that they can mark any activity as closed and no one will be able to comment on that activity. The comment option will disappear from there.

BuddyPress Lock and Unlock Activity

If the user clicks on the open button to unlock the activity, then it will be available for commenting again.

What is something that does not work

Buddypress Lock and Unlock activities, the plugin is made to WordPress standards. Therefore they should work with all well-coded plugins and themes. However, not all plugins and themes are well-coded (and this includes many popular ones).

If something does not work properly, firstly deactivate ALL other plugins and switch to one of the themes like BuddyX.

BuddyX theme

The BuddyX theme is designed specifically for BuddyPress, making it highly compatible with all BuddyPress plugins, including BuddyPress Lock Unlock Activity Plugin. It provides users with a modern, clean, and professional-looking design that is easy to use and navigate. The theme is highly customizable, allowing users to customize it according to their preferences.

By using the BuddyX theme with the BuddyPress Lock Unlock Activity Plugin, users can ensure better compatibility and a better user experience. The theme and plugin work seamlessly together, providing users with a consistent and reliable experience on a BuddyPress-powered website.


In conclusion, the BuddyPress Lock Unlock Activity Plugin is a useful tool for users who want more control over their BuddyPress activity streams. It provides privacy controls, enables users to lock and unlock their activity updates, allows for easy management of activity streams, and provides increased privacy. This plugin is a great addition to any BuddyPress-powered website looking to enhance user privacy and control.

By using this plugin users are able to restrict other users to comment on their posts as per their wish.

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