I have made required 'Show Prefix' from admin config setting. Now prefix is shown on the customer account edit page.

But, when i am trying to save customer prefix, then i am getting Error: "Name Prefix" is a required value." enter image description here

I have also used 'Prefix Dropdown Options' but again, I am getting same error.

enter image description here enter image description here I am getting this error in Magento Ver 2.2.1, Ver 2.2.2 and Ver 2.2.3. Is anybody else getting this type error?


This is a Magento bug.

Please check this issue at magento issue list: https://github.com/magento/magento2/issues/7499

Might at this another issue, they have the fix issue


The fix will be available with the upcoming patch release.

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This is not a error, its just validating the form data, if you dont want prefix as a required field, then you can change to OPTIONAL from the magento admin customer configuration settings.

Steps: MagentoAdmin->Stores->Configuration->Customer->CustomerConfiguration->Name and Address Options->Show Prefix->Optional

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