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In Drupal 7, is there a way to add more fields to the registration process? I was thinking along the lines of birthday, fullname, gender, twitter, etc. Also how do I access this data once it's in, so I can output it to my template files?

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Since D7, field management is included in the core. Almost every kind of content has now the ability to be managed with fields.

You can go to admin/config/people/accounts/fields to manage user fields. There is also a tab for managing the display.

  • Where is this admin/config/people/accounts/fields? I can't find it in D7. – enchance Jun 23 '11 at 3:16
  • You need to go to : Configuration > People (first block in default admin) > Account settings. In the account settings page there is a "Manage Fields" tab. – E. de Saint Chamas Jun 23 '11 at 4:14
  • I'm able to add new fileds, but cannot make them visible on the registration process! – Dewsworld Nov 12 '12 at 6:04
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    @Dewsworld you need to check mark at 'Display on user registration form.' at the field edit page, e.g for Date of birth field(field_dob) the url is admin/config/people/accounts/fields/field_dob. – sumanchalki Nov 30 '12 at 12:37
  • I have been able to do all of the above, but my fields don't show up on the edit account pages for the users, only for the admin. Any ideas? I would be very grateful! – reptilex Feb 5 '13 at 16:24
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Administration » Configuration » People » Account settings » Manage fields

Make sure once again by edit the new fields and its check box for Required field and Display on user registration form will be enabled.

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