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  • I solved, I have found and tried this and works:

    This should work for you. Make the field name ‘the_content’. I am wrapping this up into a plugin and will also include the_excerpt, and featured_image.

    paste this in functions.php:

    function hg_acf_save_content( $value, $post_id, $field )
    wp_update_post( array( ‘ID’ => $post_id, ‘post_content’ => $value ) );
    return $value;
    add_filter(‘acf/update_value/name=the_content’, ‘hg_acf_save_content’, 10, 3);

    the only important thing is to name your desired field as:


    and works!