Readonly Field

ACF to custom database tables plugin provides options to make an ACF field ready-only. Non-admin users can not update read-only field data.

To make the field read-only, edit field and toggle read-only button

acf custom table read only field

Use acf_ct/edit_read_only_field filter to allow non-admin user to update read-only fields.

  function ($is_read_only, $field) {
     * Admin and editor can edit read-only fields
    if (current_user_can("administrator") || current_user_can("editor")) {
      return true

    return $is_read_only

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