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#93139 (In Topic #18639)

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I am having an issue regarding custom profile fields were after I import a member database, and it creates new database headers based on the file, the new custom fields have severely limited field types. When creating a new field there are a lot of type options, but theses 'auto generated' ones do not have many at all.
Is there a solution to allow theses auto generated fields access to the full type list?
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You can only change a field between types that use the same underlying storage type.

Therefore if you need some other type you'll need to ensure you create it with that type in advance of doing the import.

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