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displaying user info

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hello,

i'm using prosilver on phpbb3 and new to it

so you know you have the displaying user info on the side of a phpbb forum post (where it says their location) under that i want to have 3 displaying pieces of information, which read.

earnings year 1: and they enter theres
year2:
year 3:

all these to be displayed on the side in all posts and so they are able to enter this info in the profile.

any help?
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Re: displaying user info

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You will need to setup custom profile fields.
http://www.phpbb.com/support/tutorials/ ... .php?tid=5
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Re: displaying user info

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thanks i can see how that works. i haven't managed to get any new profile boxes i create displaying with posts people make, for example if i enter a location it comes up over here >>>>>>>>>>>
in the posts.

The custom boxes only seem to appear in the users profile. any ideas ?
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steve8675537 wrote:if i enter a location it comes up over here >>>>>>>>>>>
in the posts.
If you are referring to the area containing the user avatar that is where it will be placed.
Where did you want or expect it?
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in this list of posts you see where you have the box:

location: Lone Star State

i want it to read

location: Lone Star State
2007 earnings: whatever
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Re: displaying user info

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Did you click yes to the option "display profile field"
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yep, its only displaying in the users profile
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Was the info entered into the field via the profile? If nothing entered nothing will show.
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Re: displaying user info

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yep i'm doing in on admins name, when i click on admins profile the box is in there under the groups drop down box it says:

2007 earnings: whatever (which i entered)
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Did you set Custom profile fields info in 'load settings'
ACP->general tab->load settings (scroll to bottom)
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Re: displaying user info

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Is this what you are looking for?
winnings.jpg
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Re: displaying user info

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yes thats it, i'm trying but cant get it to display there
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steve8675537 wrote:yes thats it, i'm trying but cant get it to display there
Did you change the load settings?
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Re: displaying user info

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done done done done it!!
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Re: displaying user info

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steve8675537 wrote:done done done done it!!
Resolved?
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