The BuddyPress Simple Attributes Name Converter extension maps the AD attribute manager into a single Manager field. This is required because the BuddyPress extension is not able to handle LDAP fields of type cn.

You can use this extension as a base for your own converters.


The BuddyPress Simple Attributes premium extension must be installed and activated.


  • Download and install the premium extension and follow the installation procedure.

  • Create a directory nadiext-simple-attributes-name-converter inside wp-content/plugins and create a new index.php with the following content:

  • Activate the plug-in in your WordPress plug-in view

  • Done :-)