When you change someone’s membership level through the Edit Profile page in the WordPress admin, you have the option to send them an email about the change and to cancel the existing subscription at the gateway.
This recipe will disable the ability for admins to change membership levels on this page. It hides the entire “Membership Level” section on the Edit User screen.
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Author: Jason Coleman
Jason is co-founder of Paid Memberships Pro, the 100% open source membership plugin for WordPress. He has been pushing WordPress to its limits for many years and is an advocate for using WordPress as an application framework to build web sites and apps that go above and beyond the typical blog of CMS site.