User profile field to trigger Woo New Account email

Adds a user profile editor field to trigger HTML formatted and branded WooCommerce New Account email.

// Profile Field
function ccom_user_profile_new_account_email( $user ) {


	<table class="form-table">
				<label for="ccom_user_profile_field_woo_email">
					Send New Account email?
				<input type="checkbox" name="ccom_user_profile_field_woo_email"
					id="ccom_user_profile_field_woo_email" value="yes">
				Sends the following email upon save:
				<a href="admin.php?page=wc-settings&tab=email&section=wc_email_customer_new_account">
					WooCommerce New Account



add_action( 'show_user_profile', 'ccom_user_profile_new_account_email' );

add_action( 'edit_user_profile', 'ccom_user_profile_new_account_email' );

// Profile Save
function ccom_user_profile_field_new_account_save( $user_id ) {

	// Security
	if ( ! current_user_can( 'edit_user', $user_id ) ) { 
    	return false; 

	// Bail If Unchecked
		empty( $_POST['ccom_user_profile_field_woo_email'] )
		|| $_POST['ccom_user_profile_field_woo_email'] != 'yes'
	) {
		return false;

	// Send Email
	if( class_exists( 'WC_Emails' ) ) {
		$WC_Emails = WC_Emails::instance();
		$WC_Emails->customer_new_account( $user_id );


add_action( 'personal_options_update', 'ccom_user_profile_field_new_account_save' );

add_action( 'edit_user_profile_update', 'ccom_user_profile_field_new_account_save' );

Instructions for User profile field to trigger Woo New Account email

  1. Log into a staging or locally hosted clone of your site.
  2. Install and activate Code Snippets plugin.
  3. WP Admin > Snippets > Add New
  4. Copy and paste the code from the section above.
  5. Check to ensure formatting came over properly.
  6. Customize the code as desired.
  7. Add a meaningful title.
  8. Select whether to run on front-end or back-end (or both).
  9. Click “Save and Activate”.
  10. Test your site to ensure it works.
  11. Disable if any problems, or recover.
  12. Repeat for live environment.

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