Thanks. So do I need to do the "clear" first, or can I just "set"? Saw that "user" did, but that was in the password changed case, and can't tell if the clear was a necessary step for me. Thanks again. On 3/14/12 2:07 PM, "scribu" <scribu at gmail.com> wrote: >Yes, wp_clear_auth_cookie() is what you would use to forcefully log out a >user.