Tuesday, 08 April 2014 09:13
Modified: Tuesday, 04 October 2016 09:16

Add custom fields to user profile

This step by step tutorial shows how to add extra fields to DJ-Classifieds User's Profile.

You can find the other tutorial explaining how to allow user's pictures in profileshere.

 

STEP#1. Open Extra Fields in DJ-Classifieds Component

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STEP#2. Create new extra field

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STEP#3. New extra field settings

  1. set the label
  2. set the name (if you wont fill it it will create automatically same as aliases)
  3. enter the tooltip description if you want
  4. select Use in "Custom fields in Profile"
  5. select type
  6. select Published to "Yes"
  7. select required to "Yes" or "No"
  8. click save when done

03-setup-the-extra-field

You can add as many fields as needed in different types

  1. set the label
  2. set the name (if you wont fill it it will create automatically same as aliases)
  3. enter the tooltip description if you want
  4. select Use in "Custom fields in Profile"
  5. select type
  6. type values you want to use
  7. select Published to "Yes"
  8. select required to "Yes" or "No"
  9. click save when done

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STEP#4. Effect when updating the profile

  1. field "about me" example (exemplary field - you can create any type here)
  2. field "advertiser type" example (exemplary field - you can create any type here)
  3. profile image (learn more about this option here)

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STEP#5. Effect on frontend

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