Name and Address Options

The Name and Address Options determine which fields are included in the name and address forms when customers create an account with your store.

Customer Account Sign Up Form

Step 1: Set the scope of the configuration

  1. On the Admin sidebar, go to Stores > Setting > Configuration.

  2. In the panel on the left, expand Customers and choose Customer Configuration.

  3. Expand the Name and Address Options section.

    Notice that the scope of the name and address options applies at the website level.

  4. Scroll up to the top of the page. Then in the upper-left corner, set the scope of the configuration to one of the following:

    • Default Config
    • Main Website (or specific site for multi-site installations)

    The Name and Address Options section doesn’t appear when the scope is set to Default Store View.

    Configuration Scope

Step 2: Configure the name and address options

  1. Return to the Name and Address Options section of the Customer Configuration page.

    If not using the Default config scope setting, you must clear the Use Default checkbox for each field before changing the value.

    Name and Address Options

  2. For Prefix Dropdown Options, enter each prefix that you want to appear in the list, separated by a semicolon.

    Place a semicolon before the first value to display a blank value at the top of the list.

  3. For Suffix Dropdown Options, enter each suffix that you want to appear in the list, separated by a semicolon.

    Place a semicolon before the first value to display an blank value at the top of the list.

  4. To include the following fields in customer forms, set the value of each to Optional or Required, as needed.

    • Show Telephone
    • Show Company
    • Show Fax

Step 3: Save and refresh

  1. When complete, click Save Config.

  2. In the message at the top of the page, click Cache Management. Then, refresh each invalid cache.