I am totally new to wordpress and acf and I'm trying to use a user field in a post to show the author of the post. I tried to programatically add the post author id as a meta attribute in the wp_postmeta table like this:
update_field('video_author', get_current_user_id(), $post_id);
The post author, however, is not shown:
What am I doing wrong?
Also when I click the user field no users are listed. I presume acf looks for users in either "wp_users" or "users" table, both of which contain records. However, this is shown:
Thank you in advance.