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User custom field not display in the backend edit profile

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Errors reported

User custom field is not displayed and can't be edited in the backend user edit account. Works fine in frontend edit profile.

Versions affected

General Information

This pertains only to Joomla! version(s): 3.7.0

What is the cause

Currently the fields that are displayed there are hardcoded.

Known Problem

This is a known problem that is awaiting a fix in a future release: https://github.com/joomla/joomla-cms/issues/13601