Member Types

Contents

1. How to assign a field based on member type ?

2. Limit Profile Tab by Member Type

3. How to assign a member type to an existing user ?

4. Member Types directory not working ?

5. How to add a new member type ?

6. How to assign a field based on member type ?

7. How to set default Member Type ?

8. How to access Member Types Settings ?

9. How to edit/delete member type ?

10. Set Default Member Type Options is Empty ?

11. Member type field is not showing up in the registration form ?

12. How to add "select member type" field to registration ?

13. How to hide a member type from members directory ?

14. Only Admin Can Assign Member Type

15. Member Type Won't Show On Profile Settings

16. How to Show Specific Member Type by Using Shortcode

17. How to Add Member Type on Profile Header Meta

18. How to Link Member Type with WordPress Roles

1. How to assign a field based on member type ?

1. Go to Wordpress Dashboard > Users > Profile Fields.

2. Access the field edit page .

3. Assign the field to the member type you want through the member types box :


2. Limit Profile Tab by Member Type

I have member type plugin. can I show custom tabs for specific member type? for example "student" have "learn" tab. and "teacher" have "work" tab on their profile

Pleae go to your FTP/CPanel >> Folder wp-content/plugins >> create a file and name it with bp-custom.php >> Paste snippet code below into the file >> Save

Here is the snippet code

https://gist.github.com/KaineLabs/ecaa2532c740d9602c8e7805a116da9f

Please change 'member_type_id_here' with member type ID and 'tab_slug_here' with Tab Slug. For tab, you can add a new custom tab on Youzer Panel.

3. How to assign a member type to an existing user ?

1. Go to Wordpress Dashboard > Users  >  All Users .

2. Click the user you want!

3. Please go "Extended Profile" tab



4. Check any Membr Type you want and click "Update Profile" button


4. Member Types directory not working ?

Hello,

Please make sure to make the "Member Type Singular Name" lowercase and do not use spaces. Also, please make sure you have checked "Has Directory View" and fill "Custom type directory slug"


5. How to add a new member type ?

1. Please go to Users >> Member Types

2. Please fill all required fields there (Member Type ID, Singular Name, Plural Name etc)

3. To show Member Types filter on the Members Directory, you need to check "Has Diectory View" and fill the "Custom Type Directory Slug"

4. Click "Add New Type" Button

6. How to assign a field based on member type ?

1. Go to Wordpress Dashboard > Users > Profile Fields.

2. Access the field edit page .

3. Assign the field to the member type you want through the member types box :


7. How to set default Member Type ?

1. Go to Youzify Panel > General Settings > Member Types Settings or If you do not use Youzify, please go to Settings >> BuddyPress Extensions Settings.

2. Disable the option "Enable Member Types While Registration".

3. Select Default Member Type.


4.Save Changes.


8. How to access Member Types Settings ?

With Youzify

Go to Youzify Panel > ExtensionSettings > Member Types Settings.



Without Youzify

Go to Settings >> BuddyPress Extension >> Member Types Settings


9. How to edit/delete member type ?

1. Please go to Users >> Member Type

2. Hover your mouse any Member Type you want to update


3. To remove a member type click "Delete"

4. To edit a member type, click "Edit"

5. Don't forget to click "Update" button after edit it.

10. Set Default Member Type Options is Empty ?

Make Sure that the option "Enable Member Types While Registration" is Enabled. 


11. Member type field is not showing up in the registration form ?

1. Make sure that "Use this field in the site registration form" is checked


2. Make sure the "Users with no member type" is enabled in the "Member Type Box.

3. Make sure that the option "Enable Member Types While Registration" is enabled in the path Member Types Settings > Registration settings ( section ).


12. How to add "select member type" field to registration ?

1. Go to Wordpress Dashboard > Users > Profile Fields.

2. Go to the primary tab by default "Base" and click "Add New Field".

3. Create New Field with the Type "Member Types".

4. Set field as Required and Click "Save".

13. How to hide a member type from members directory ?

1. Please go to Users >> Member Type Settings.

2. Click a member type you want to hide from Members Directory

3. Uncheck "Show on Member"

4. Check "Exclude From Members Directory



14. Only Admin Can Assign Member Type

1. Please go toMember Type Setting. Turn off the "Enable Members Types Modification" and save.

2. Admin can assign a Member Type to an existing users. Please go to All Users >> Click Any Users you want to assign >> Go to Extended Profile Tabs >> Choose Member Type >> Click "Update profile" button.


15. Member Type Won't Show On Profile Settings

1. Please go to users >> Member Type

2. You need to check "Show this Member Type on profile Settings" on each member Type settings


16. How to Show Specific Member Type by Using Shortcode

1. Please create a new WordPress Page

2. Use this shortcode

[youzify_members member_type="member type ID" ]

Change "member type ID" with any Member Type you want


3. Save the page

4. To show the Tab Filters only for specific members you want, you can use this CSS

For single members type

.youzify-members-directory-shortcode .item-list-tabs ul li {
    display: none;
}
.youzify-members-directory-shortcode .item-list-tabs #members-membertypeid{
    display: block;
}

For multiple members type

.youzify-members-directory-shortcode .item-list-tabs ul li {
    display: none;
}
.youzfy-members-directory-shortcode .item-list-tabs #members-membertypeid1, .yz-members-directory-shortcode .item-list-tabs #members-membertypeid2 {
    display: block;
}

17. How to Add Member Type on Profile Header Meta

1. First, please create a filed with Member Type option. Please check this article to know how to do that

https://kainelabs.ticksy.com/article/13253/

2. And then, please go to Youzify Panel >> Profile Settings >> Header Settings. 

3. On "Header Meta Settings" or "Vertical Header Meta Settings" (it depend on what header type you have set before), and select "Member Type".


4. Save

18. How to Link Member Type with WordPress Roles

1. Please go to Users >> Member Type

2. Create a new Member Type or if you want to assign on existing type, please click it.

3. On the Associated Roles, please select any role you want