In Profiles, you can set up the following options:
Enable e-mail confirmation;
Disable instructor registration;
Disable instructor pre-moderation;
Add students to own course;
Enable course pre-moderation;
Instructors archive page;
Profile page style;
Cancel subscription page.
Let’s take a closer look on each option available in Profiles section.
All new registrations will get an e-mail with account verification. When users proceed with the registration on your website, they will get a confirmation email to complete the registration process and verify the email. Once registered users will be notified that instructions were sent to their emails:
Example of the activation email
When this option turned on - the checkbox "Register as instructor" removed from registration form:
When this option is enabled the user role "instructor" is set automatically, otherwise, you need to do it manually by changing the user
If this option is enabled the instructor will have a tool in an account to add students by email to course. Instructors will be able to add students to their courses right from the profile page. They need to use Add Student option from the menu:
All they need to do is specify the course they want to add a student to and enter the email of this student. After the information is entered, just click Add Students.
The course will have Pending status until you (admin) approve(s) it.
this page will display all the site’s instructors (so they will be shown on one specific page).
Here you can set the style for the profile page (classic or default).
Compare the look of Profile page styles:
If you want to display a link to the Cancel Subscription page, choose a page and add to page content shortcode [pmpro_cancel].