User profile displays COM_USERS_OPTIONAL

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User profile displays COM_USERS_OPTIONAL

Post by riknuytten » Wed Jun 22, 2022 9:14 am


I am a Joomla newbie, and can't find how to fix a little annoyance. Users can self-register, and all is working fine, except the inclusion of an internal text next to the correct title of the fields in the User profile that are being displayed. For all fields that I enabled, it shows the correct field name, followed by COM_USERS_OPTIONAL.
I use the helix Ultimate template.

Example (I use the Dutch language version) in attachment.
Schermafbeelding 2022-06-22 om 11.10.55.png
Hopefully somebody can suggest how to fix.


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Re: User profile displays COM_USERS_OPTIONAL

Post by Per Yngve Berg » Wed Jun 22, 2022 12:13 pm

The string is missing in the Language Files.

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Re: User profile displays COM_USERS_OPTIONAL

Post by pe7er » Wed Jun 22, 2022 12:43 pm

Welcome to Joomla forum!

Or there's an issue with the content of an existing language file,
e.g. missing a double quote "
or a missing equal sign =
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Re: User profile displays COM_USERS_OPTIONAL

Post by SharkyKZ » Wed Jun 22, 2022 3:15 pm

This string was removed in J4 but a layout override in Helix template is still using it. You should report this to its developers.

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