I either found a bug or have reached a limit that isn’t possible. I am trying to put a Flexible Content field inside of a Flexible Content field inside of another Flexible Content field.
When I save it, the third nested Flexible Field inside of the first one gets kicked out and the names/fields do not save (all within ACF admin).
Can you help?
I am basically creating an FAQ page, with Category, Sub Category, and Answer/Question. Image attached for what I’m trying to do…
It is most likely that ACF is trying to save a value to the wp_postmeta table with a meta_key which is longer than the column allows.
Please consider re-structuring your fields to not use such a nested approach.
Perhaps a mixture of post_type + fields?
This to me is a bug and would be brilliant if this was fixed.
@elliot I would disagree with your opinion on nested content being confusing, if you name things correctly it makes perfect sense.
See my image of my layout. Having another “flexible content” where the “Add content” button is simply breaks, as described here.
The topic ‘Flexible Content Within Flexible Content Within Flexible Content’ is closed to new replies.
Welcome to the Advanced Custom Fields community forum.
Browse through ideas, snippets of code, questions and answers between fellow ACF users
Helping others is a great way to earn karma, gain badges and help ACF development!
© 2022 Advanced Custom Fields.