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Lack of interest Don't hide custom fields when "editable only once" is checked

rafass

Well-known member
#1
Adding a custom user field like "Real Name" :

Screen shot 2015-07-20 at 2.41.03 PM.png

Actually, once the user fill that info, it completely disappear.
instead, I would like to keep showing that info. exactly like in the birthday. something like:

Screen shot 2015-07-20 at 2.34.56 PM.png
Many Thanks!
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Sim

Well-known member
#2
If you change this then you also need an additional option to hide the value from users.

We have some external integrations which we tie to a users accounts by utilising some custom user fields to store things like userids for the external systems - but we set them programatically and never want the user to be able to see or edit them ... the only way to do this currently is to set the field to be "editable only once" which has the effect of hiding the field from the user once it has a value in it.
 

rafass

Well-known member
#3
Hello Sim, yes, adding a new option would be perfect.
This would be a great improvement. appreciate all the likes in the suggestion. ↑
Thanks guys!