FREESettings UI

The Settings UI allows developers to get an overview of all ACF and ACF Extended settings values from the ACF > Settings menu. The free version display all settings default & updated values, their description and code.

You can read more about ACF Settings on the documentation.

PROEdit Settings

The pro version allows developers to directly enable, disable or edit settings within the UI without having to use code.

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Absolute path to ACF plugin folder including trailing slash.
Defaults to plugin_dir_path

/path/wp-content/plugins/advanced-custom-fields-pro/
/path/wp-content/plugins/advanced-custom-fields-pro/

URL to ACF plugin folder including trailing slash. Defaults to plugin_dir_url

https://www.acf-extended.com/wp-content/plugins/advanced-custom-fields-pro/
https://www.acf-extended.com/wp-content/plugins/advanced-custom-fields-pro/

Show/hide ACF menu item. Defaults to true

Runs the function stripslashes on all $_POST data. Some servers / WP instals may require this extra functioanlity. Defaults to false

Enable/Disable local (PHP/json) fields. Defaults to true

Enable/Disable json fields. Defaults to true

Absolute path to folder where json files will be created when field groups are saved.
Defaults to ‘acf-json’ folder within current theme

/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acf-json
/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acf-json

Array of absolutes paths to folders where field group json files can be read.
Defaults to an array containing at index 0, the ‘acf-json’ folder within current theme

/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acf-json
/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acf-json

Language code of the default language. Defaults to ”.
If WPML is active, ACF will default this to the WPML default language setting

Language code of the current post’s language. Defaults to ”.
If WPML is active, ACF will default this to the WPML current language

Capability used for ACF post types and if the current user can see the ACF menu item.
Defaults to ‘manage_options’.

manage_options
manage_options

Enable/Disable updates to appear in plugin list and show/hide the ACF updates admin page.
Defaults to true.

Sets the text domain used when translating field and field group settings.
Defaults to ”. Strings will not be translated if this setting is empty

Allows ACF to translate field and field group settings using the __() function.
Defaults to true. Useful to override translation without modifying the textdomain

Sets the text domain used when translating field and field group settings.
Defaults to ”. Strings will not be translated if this setting is empty

Specify a Google Maps API authentication key to prevent usage limits.
Defaults to ”

Specify a Google Maps API Client ID to prevent usage limits.
Not needed if using google_api_key. Defaults to ”

Allows ACF to enqueue and load the Google Maps API JS library.
Defaults to true

Allows ACF to enqueue and load the Select2 JS/CSS library.
Defaults to true

Defines which version of Select2 library to enqueue. Either 3 or 4.
Defaults to 4 since ACF 5.6.0

Allows ACF to enqueue and load the WP datepicker JS/CSS library.
Defaults to true

Allows ACF to enqueue and load the datetimepicker JS/CSS library.
Defaults to true

Defines the starting index used in all ‘loop’ and ‘row’ functions.
Defaults to 1 (1 is the first row), can be changed to 0 (0 is the first row)

Allows ACF to remove the default WP custom fields metabox. Defaults to true

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Detected Theme Folder

/wp-content/themes/acf-extended
/wp-content/themes/acf-extended

Detected Theme Path

/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended
/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended

Detected Theme URL

https://www.acf-extended.com/wp-content/themes/acf-extended
https://www.acf-extended.com/wp-content/themes/acf-extended
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Whenever Json AutoSync is enabled

Json AutoSync load paths (array)

/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acf-json
/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acf-json

Json AutoSync saving path

/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acf-json
/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acf-json

Whenever PHP AutoSync is enabled

PHP AutoSync load paths (array)

/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acfe-php
/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acfe-php

PHP AutoSync saving path

/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acfe-php
/path/wp-content/themes/acf-extended/acfe-php
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Show/hide the Author module. Defaults to true

Show/hide the Block Types module. Defaults to true

Enable/disable the Field Group Categories taxonomy. Defaults to true

Enable the Classic Editor module. Defaults to false

Show/hide the advanced WP post meta box. Defaults to false

Enable the enhanced Field Group UI module. Defaults to true

Enable the Force Sync module. Defaults to false

Show/hide the Forms module. Defaults to true

Enable the Global Field Condition module. Defaults to true

Enable/disable Multilang compatibility module for WPML & Polylang. Defaults to true

Show/hide the Options module. Defaults to true

Show/hide the Options Pages module. Defaults to true

Show/hide the Post Types module. Defaults to true

Enable the Columns Screen Layouts. Defaults to true

Enable/disable Single Meta Save module. Defaults to false

Show/hide the Taxonomies module. Defaults to true

Enable the Templates module. Defaults to true

Show/hide the UI enhancements module. Defaults to true

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The default reCaptcha secret key

The default reCaptcha site key

The default reCaptcha version

The default reCaptcha v2 size

The default reCaptcha v2 theme

Show/hide reCaptcha v3 logo

PROExport/Import Settings

It is possible to export and import Settings in a Json file using the ACF > Tools menu. Settings can also be exported in PHP format, to manually register them in the functions.php file. Those tools are also available directly within the Settings UI sidebar.