10-13-2014 10:44 AM
We have a sponsorlookup with a multiple selection field (default) that enables the user to type in the username for a automated drop down. Out customer is a little consern about exposing this information and want a text field so the guest can manually type the e-mail of the sponsor.
When I try to change the sponsor_lookup field to a text field the default value is Array, and I get an error message that the user cannot be found when trying to add the email.
Any ide on how we can achieve this?
10-14-2014 04:56 AM
You shouldn't need to edit the sponsor_lookup field. If you want the user to add a sponsor email address, use the sponsor_email field. This is a text field by default. You can control which domains are allowed in the Validator Argument field..which will restrict or allow only specific sponsor email domains.
As for the sponsor_lookup field, you would want to Revert any settings manually made in that field so they go back to defaults.
10-14-2014 05:18 AM
Also, you'll want to remove the sponsor_lookup field and instead use the "do_ldap_lookup" field. This is a hidden field but will lookup the user in LDAP by the email address specified by the user in the sponsor_email field.
In your Sponsorship Confirmation section of the Guest Self-Registration, make sure the Email Field specified is set to "sponsor_email' (which is the default).
10-27-2014 12:36 AM
Thanks - I now got the text field, but the email cannot be validated :(. If I select the dropdown box - it uses the same value, and then its ok. Below is my settings for do_ldap_lookup which should be correct, right?