One of the heavily requested features by BuddyPress users was the ability to add Repeater Fields or Repeater groups of fields dynamically to BuddyPress Profile, without having a predefined number.
A member should be able to repeat a certain field or set of fields when registering or editing his profile in the front-end. Most of the requests were regarding the upload of multiple images for creating user galleries.
BuddyPress Profile Pro can be used when you need your users to insert similar information from your users, such as: add multiple phone numbers, upload multiple images, multiple sets of field groups like Education details, professional details which have a set of fields which need to be repeating themselves.
How to create Repeater Group
Under the Group Setting tab, you will have to input group title it will create a new field group, You can choose it will be repeater group or not. If you are choosing it as repeater group, all the fieldset will be repeated which you are going to add inside this group.
Like if you have selected it as Education and it contains set of fields
- Institute Name
- Year of joining
- Year of leaving
You can repeat all these set of fields via adding them to repeater group.
How to add fields inside Groups
Under the Field Setting tab, you will have to input Field title it will create a new field, You can choose it will be repeater field or not. If you are choosing it as repeater group, all the fieldset will be repeated which you are going to add inside this group.
How to fill fields from frontend
At the front end, the member can edit their profile like regular fields groups. It could be repeater field or groups.
How to display fields at frontend
You can easily display these field group and fields inside BuddyPress Profile.
Above should have given your clear idea what BuddyPress Profile Pro can do, feel free to ask questions.