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Give Advanced Custom Fields rights to Editors? (2 posts)

  1. anujdev22
    Member
    Posted 10 months ago #

    Hi,

    Just wanted to know how to let Editors on my site access the custom Fields sections as by default custom fields menu is visible only to administrators.

    I do not want to give admin rights to every user for obvious reasons. Kindly help !!

    https://wordpress.org/plugins/advanced-custom-fields/

  2. Eric3D
    Member
    Posted 10 months ago #

    Admin access is required for setting up ACF. But editors can use the custom fields and edit their values when editing a post or page. This should work for most people. If you don't trust a user to get admin rights, would you give him/her access to ACF settings?

    You may be able to use a plugin like User Role Editor to give more rights to specific users, but you would have to dig to find the right capability names.

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