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In D6 we could configure a webform field to pull profile data by using a token like %profile[key] and assigning the user field to the form (Details here). How can we to something similar in D7 using the user fields instead of the profile fields?

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It appears that this can't be done using the standard webform module. It defines a limited list of tokens that hasn't been updated for the new user fields. They are included as tokens (if you use field_nnn) but they will be an empty value.

After initially looking at building a custom module, it seems that the Tokens module does make user fields available in the form [user:field_nnn].

  • Good luck with this then! When do you estimate that it will be ready? – nikan Jan 10 '12 at 6:51
  • It's an internal module. But see the update - it may not be necessary :) – richardg Jan 17 '12 at 18:13
  • So if you have tokens installed you should be able to user [user:field_full_name] for example? I'm doing this and it is not printing out correctly - my email shows [user:field_full_name] – Jack Ryan Oct 23 '14 at 14:28
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The new Webform 4.x uses the token system. The ongoing process can be followed here

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