Registration / Profile - Changing fields

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snab
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Registration / Profile - Changing fields

Post by snab »

Sorry if this has already been covered. I'm having problems seeing past 1st page of search results.
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Is it possible to change the Field names on the registration form? And where should I be looking to do this? Or is there a MOD which makes it easy?

ie

Instead of 'Location', I would like the box to say 'Section' and be compulsory
and
Instead of 'Occupation', I would like the box to say 'Unit' and be compulsory.

Is it also possible to use a drop down box to give the registrant a selection of Sections and then Units.

Hope that makes sense.
Sorry again if this has already been covered. Please point me in the right direction if it has.
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Black Fluffy Lion
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Post by Black Fluffy Lion »

It would be a better solution to create a whole new field rather than edit the location field. To do this you need to install a MOD (it looks like there are a a few available, so have a look and see which one you prefer)
libbysmirks
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Post by libbysmirks »

Well, in my situation, i NEED to edit the Occupation field. Another php package I use pulls the information from the Occupation field for the class of the character the person plays. Instead of Occupation, I'd prefer it to say ' Class' or 'Class of Character'.....help please?

EDIT:
Just to clarify, the only thing that I need to change is the text next to the input field that says 'Occupation:' to 'Class:'....thanks again.
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