If you have worked with Sitefinity 12 MVC, you are probably already aware of the limitations and lack of clear documentation surrounding choice fields, especially when they are associated with user profiles. How do you get the list of choice field values in a dropdown list? How do you save values selected from a checkbox list in the user profile or registration form? There doesn’t appear to be a clear answer or best practices surrounding this, so there is a lot of customization involved.
In this blog post, I will show you how to get the values from the custom choice field and how to save the value or values selected in a dropdown list or a check box list.