The Elgg Community: UserType

This plugin adds a pulldown field in the registration form that allows the user to select a user type
     at registration.
        1. copy usertype folder to your mod folder
        2. Set your user type options
             To edit the type options please edit the array in
             line 15 in usertype/start.php
             /***EDIT THE VALUES BETWEEN array(...); ***/
             $user_type_options = array('Academic Institution Profile','BDS Provider Profile','Consultant Profile','Government Profile','Individual Profile','NGO / NPO Profile','Private Company Profile','Social Entrepreneur Profile','Technival / Development Cooperation','Union Profile','Other organisation');                
        3. move plugin to the bottom and enable

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