@john-homenuke, Got it. Your method sounds like a solid approach which is the same approach I took. I just got tripped up on those brackets. I take it lots of people use that approach. I’m surprised I’m the only one (I could find) that experienced the issue with the brackets.
So instead of suggesting that ACF remove the brackets from export I suggest that ACF understand the brackets when loading. Apparently ACF understands them on import.
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