function wp_create_nonce($action = -1) {}

Creates a random, one time use token.


  • string|int $action: Scalar value to add context to the nonce.

Return values

returns:The one use form token

Source code

function wp_create_nonce($action = -1) {

	$user = wp_get_current_user();

	$uid = (int) $user->ID;

	$i = wp_nonce_tick();

	return substr(wp_hash($i . $action . $uid, 'nonce'), -12, 10);



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