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General questions about getting started with SilverStripe that don't fit in any of the categories above.

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Kenny

Community Member, 5 Posts

22 July 2010 at 12:28pm

I've been asked if I can do a website that has something like a form on it for member's interests, that can compare users' data and find matches for other users with similar interests. I've got no idea where to start on this...

Any ideas?

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swaiba

Forum Moderator, 1808 Posts

22 July 2010 at 11:22pm

I'd start by looking at...

http://open.silverstripe.org/browser/modules/registration/trunk

this contains a page for sign up and editing a basic member record.
then look into forms to get a better understanding of it...

http://doc.silverstripe.org/tutorial:3-forms

lastly look at decorating the member to give you the extra fields you are after...

http://doc.silverstripe.org/dataobjectdecorator?s[]=decorator

Hope this helps

Barry