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XF 1.4 display custom field text to postbit

Discussion in 'Styling and Customization Questions' started by Nudaii, Jul 3, 2015.

  1. Nudaii

    Nudaii Well-Known Member

    howdy

    I am trying toi setup a rather complex system for an rpg site which will have several dozen badges.

    what i need is to know if there is a way to have the alt/title show the text of the field vs the value?

    Code:
    <img src="/rpg/rol/faction_{$user.customFields.rol_ff_faction}.png" class="rpgIcon Tooltip" width="36px" height="36px"  title="*here*" alt="*here*" />
    Example instead of faction_3 have it show "Rebel Alliance" etc :)
     
  2. Martok

    Martok Well-Known Member

    You can display custom fields in the postbit by ticking the option in ACP > Appearance > Style Properties > Message Elements

    Is there a reason why you're trying to do it a different way?
     
  3. Nudaii

    Nudaii Well-Known Member

    yep the postbit is entirely custom :) uses none of the default xf fields, all custom fields used to pull images
     
  4. Jon W

    Jon W Well-Known Member

    The text is a phrase, but XenForo doesn't allow you to use variables in phrase names, so I think the only way to do this would be to use a full conditional if statement:
    HTML:
    {xen:if '{$user.customFields.rol_ff_faction} == faction_3', 'Rebel Alliance'}
    The only other way is using an add-on to expose all the different phrases to the template in an array.
     

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