I would like to know how to reference in a hidden value the first and last name of a mobile worker in CommCare.

I researched and I was able only to reference the username and location name, but can't find the exact one for first and last name.

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In order to do this you need to use something called Custom User Data. In the calculate condition of your hidden variable you can use an expression like this:


And for the last name you can use:


The documentation will show you other examples of how to access things like the user's phone number.

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