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Edit Profile Tag

Overview

Edit member profile.

Parameters

datepicker=

Include the datepicker javascript. This should be set to yes if there is a date type member custom field in order to output the calendar.

datepicker="yes"

include_assets=

Include the CSS for the custom member fields.

include_assets="yes"

return=

return="member/registration/success"

Form Inputs

Email

Member email address.

<label for="email">Email</label>
<input type="email" name="email" value="{email}" maxlength="120" size="40" />

Password

Member password. This is a required field.

        <label>Your New Password</label><br />
        <input type="password" name="password" value="" maxlength="50" size="40" />

Password Confirmation

Password confirmation. If a new password is submited, the password confirmation field is required and must match the entered password.

        <label>Confirm New Password</label><br />
        <input type="password" name="password_confirm" value="" maxlength="50" size="40" />

Current Password

If the password or the email address is submitted, the current password field is required.

        <label>Confirm New Password</label><br />
        <input type="password" name="current_password" value="" maxlength="50" size="40" />

Screen name

Member Screen name. This is a required field:

<label for="screen_name">Screen Name</label>
<input type="text" name="screen_name" value="{screen_name}" maxlength="120" size="40" />

Username

Member username. This is a required field and must be unique across the site:

<label for="username">Username</label>
<input type="text" name="username" value="{username}" maxlength="120" size="40" />

Custom Profile Field Variable Pair

All custom fields are output inside the {custom_profile_fields} varialble tag pair.

    {custom_profile_fields}
        <p>
            <label>{lang:profile_field}</label><br>
            <small>{lang:profile_field_description}</small><br>

            {form:custom_profile_field}

        </p>
     {/custom_profile_fields}

Custom Profile Field Variables

{lang:profile_field}

Outputs the custom field’s name.

{lang:profile_field_description}

Outputs the field’s description, if any.

{form:custom_profile_field}

Shows the fully parsed custom member form field.

Example

{exp:member:edit_profile
    return="member/registration/success"
    include_assets="yes"
    datepicker="yes"
    }

        <p>* Required fields</p>
    <fieldset>
        <h4>Profile</h4>

        <p>
            <label for="username">Username*:</label><br />
            <input type="text" name="username" id="username" value="{username}"/><br />
        </p>

        <p>
            <label for="email">Email:</label><br />
            <input type="text" name="email" id="email" value="{email}"/><br />
        </p>

        <p>
            <label for="password">Password:</label><br />
            <input type="password" name="password" id="password" value=""/>
        </p>

        <p>
            <label for="password_confirm">Confirm password*:</label><br />
            <input type="password" name="password_confirm" id="password_confirm" value=""/>
        </p>

        <p>
            <label for="current_password">Current password*:</label><br />
                <em>You <b>must</b> enter your current password to change your password, username or email.</em>
             <input type="password" name="current_password" id="current_password" value=""/>
        </p>


    {custom_profile_fields}
        <p>
            <label>{lang:profile_field}</label><br>
            <small>{lang:profile_field_description}</small><br>

            {form:custom_profile_field}

        </p>
     {/custom_profile_fields}

    </fieldset>

    <input type="submit" value="Register" class="btn btn-primary" />
{/exp:member:edit_profile}