HTML forms are used to pass data to a server. An HTML form can contain input elements like text fields, checkboxes, radio-buttons, submit buttons and more. A form can also contain select lists, textarea, fieldset, legend, and label elements.

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How to stop being directed to admin.php after sending request to admin-ajax.php

On my plugin admin page, I have make an ajax request to admin-ajax.php. For some reason, once the request is made, another request is made to admin.php which directs me away from my current page... ...
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How do you filter the list of states when country is selected? [closed]

Seeing as there is no StackExchange site (or any other forum, that I can tell) made for WooCommerce questions, I'll run the risk of being shot down for being "off-topic". I need to add a third ...
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Search form not working as expected

I've made a search form with dropdowns and when I select an option from each one it does not display any results. I've been trying to change the wordrpess search query but with no luck until now. here ...
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Ajax contact form returnig 0

I have read through a lot of responses on this site and am unable to find the issue with my code. The form is : <?php while (have_posts()) : the_post()?> <form method='post' id=...
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Adding radio buttons to the Registration form

I have two user groups, companies and individuals and want to add a radiobutton to select between these two. The register form should show a certain field additionally if "company" is selected. I've ...
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Align form elements with css

I am working on a form on my webpage: http://www.xn--l-klubben-k8a.dk/opret-egen-oel/ I would like the the box with the text that says "Kommentar til duften" to align with the two boxes on the right, ...
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Dealing with html forms [closed]

I want to work with html form but i cant understand the Action method and when we need to use it. For example found this code on w3schools: <form action="action_page.php"> First name:<br>...
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Fill form from Dropdown

I've a dropdown that have bunch of contacts that I populated from my custom post type and I also have a <textarea></textarea> that I want to fill from my dropdown when an option is ...
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How to make caption field required in media library?

Hi, my question is easy. I don't know how to make the caption's textarea required for user. Is it possible to do this? Thank you.
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form $_post action value gets truncated after it passes through two forms

There are three pages page1, page2 and page3. When I press submit on my first form on page 1 my group name field can be catched with $_POST['groupname'] in the destination page but in the page 2 I ...
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Passed variable gets undefined variable error on insert on next page

I am passing a variable with $_POST to another page and on the destination page I want to perform an insert operation and want to use that passed value . The variable "$mygroup" is coming from a forms ...
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Accessing values entered via form - try again

I have entered a form element into the page contents editor in wordpress. form action="/home4/stevekeo/public_html/wp-includes/testforms.php" method="post"> ... I want to use the selected value, and ...
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Accessing values entered via form

I have entered this form element into the page contents editor in wordpress. <form action="/home4/stevekeo/public_html/wp-includes/testforms.php" method="post"> <input type="radio" name="...
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submit the form to same page

I have a simple form , all I want is to submit the form to same page. I have tried reading other answers including action="" - wordpress says Oops! That page can’t be found. action="#" - wordpress ...
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Nonce fail after second submit attempt

I am refactoring my plugin that resets the WordPress database tables back to their defaults and came across an issue. The form submission itself works fine. However, after the first submit, and if ...
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Make a form that will send email to all the authors in selected category

Is there a way by which i can make a contact form in which user can choose a category from a drop down list and write a message. Then all the authors of the selected category will get an email with ...
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how to send email with image attachment?

<form action="" method="post" enctype="multipart/form-data"> <pre> <div style="margin-left:0px;margin-top:15px;border:1px solid #989595;"> <label>Title :</label&...
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Displaying errors on the front end from my plugin

I am creating a plugin that has a frontend form, which in turn has some validation.. Errors if validation fails and success if it passes. I have tried everything and can't get messages to appear on ...
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How to set up an auto delete post?

I want to create a form in which when a front-end sets a date and on that date the post gets automatically deleted. Is it possible?
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How to add contact form instead of checkout

I want to delete the checkout and add a form instead. So instead of checkout it will be a form which can send an email with information from the form (Contact + Items from the cart). Exactly like this ...
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WP_Filesystem usage within a block of code

What i am trying to do is to have this function working within my plugin block of code without having it as plugin on it own. My current and working solution outside wordpress is Save contents $...
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Add form fields dynamically on button click

I am looking forward to create a form section on click of a button click. Say I want to add a new seller agent information section as many times I want to on click of + button. The seller agent ...
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Calling custom PHP from a HTML form post action gives 404 error

I have a form: <form name="customer_details" method="POST" onsubmit="return form_validation()" action="../customer-details.php"> I placed the PHP file in my theme folder, but WordPress ...
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Custom form handling in WP.. the correct way?

What is the best way to process a form in WP using correct design patterns? I am finding a lot of outdated and inconsistent information online and the way I am doing it now is not sustainable. At the ...
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A function that will remove HTML <div> and </div> tags from a string?

I need a function that I can use that will remove <div> and </div> tags from a string. I have tried esc_attr(), and even wp_strip_all_tags() --- none of them work. They all leave the <...
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How to develop an extension for a simple form post and post back? [closed]

I need to develop a plugin/widget or any kind of extension for WordPress that is a like a static page and is like a Form. In this page I have a form with some input fields that is submitted to server. ...
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Show success or error messages in Ajax response to Wordpress custom registration form

I have this custom form inside a Wordpress page template <?php if(!is_user_logged_in()) { if(get_option('users_can_register')) { if($_POST){ $username = $wpdb->escape($_REQUEST['...
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Plugin Beauty Contact Popup Form with while loop

I have installed the Beauty Contact Popup Form Wordpress Plugin on my website, and want to use the raw source code (or a better way to access the form) in a mysql_fetch_array loop like this: <?...
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Dynamic form variables for post meta

I am trying to create a dynamic form in the wordpress admin where I can add a line and still be able to process the variables into the database as post meta. I've done quite a bit of research and ...
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How to have multiple instances of the same taxonomy in a search form

I'm trying to have two separate search fields for tags on a search page on my Wordpress site, but it seems have a duplicate instance of a taxonomy breaks the search functionality. <form method="...
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Using AJAX to return search form results

I'm trying to take user input from a search form, build a query based on user input, and then return relevant posts using AJAX. Right now, the form builds the select dropdowns properly. The form ...
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I created a custom form in HTML/CSS and now I need it to submit … should I create custom PHP or is there a plugin I can use?

I'm new to WordPress development and any advice would be appreciated! I have been a front-end developer for a while and have always handed off forms I created to a back end guy or gal for them to ...
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Can't trigger an AJAX function with a submit button in the dashboard

I'm writing a WordPress plugin. My plugin has forms that post data to other pages generated by my plugin within the WordPress dashboard. I am trying to create an AJAX function that is triggered when ...
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Reason action hook won't work with update_post_meta from frontend form? Alternative?

The code below works when I am inserting a post/using add_post_meta when submitting a form. The page refresh is flawless (see How can I fix a slow redirect after form submit from frontend (no plugin)?)...
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How can I fix a slow redirect after form submit from frontend (no plugin)?

Below is the code I'm using for my short-coded form and to add the post. Here's a basic overview of the problem I'm trying to remedy: -This form is displayed on the page at /addmember/ -On this ...
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Is there a function to search for a wildcard value when calling a shortcode?

I'm using a plugin to generate a form and rather than inserting the form on to the page using the content editor I'm adding it directly to my template. The problem is that on my local version the id ...
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Build a Boat Form Plugin [closed]

I am putting together a quote for a custom wordpress website for a client that specializes in the Pontoon business. I am fairly familiar with Wordpress, HTML, CSS, and a very basic JS. The client ...
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Is Post-Form Resubmission somehow prevented in Wordpress 4.2.2?

I'm developing a Wordpress-Plugin where I add some forms to the wordpress admin. Usually when I'm testing the processing of form data, I fill in the form once and then just reload the page to send the ...
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Show the submitted values in the form when validation fails

Currently I do: $options = get_option( 'jons-plugin-options' ); echo "<input id='jons-plugin-options[field-two]' name='jons-plugin-options[field-two]' size='4' type='text' value='" . $...
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Custom Wordpress+PHP+MYSQL+AJAX form, submit event not captured by Javascript, but does POST data to the DB

I'm building a little form to let users update their contact information outside of the vanilla Wordpress user management systems. I plan to use a simple CRUD setup and throw in some sanitation. I've ...
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Contact Form 7 checkbox to add a new class to a div

I am using the plugin “Contact Form 7” for WordPress and I’d like to customise the styling of a form. So at some point the form contains a couple of checkboxes and the code generated by the plugin is: ...
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Wordpress tabindex Order

I created a form (through Contact Form 7, although I don't think that makes a difference here), and I believe Wordpress is causing some tabindex issues. I set field 1 to tabindex of 1, field 2 to ...
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Create register form plus send post

I want to make custom register page with some additional fields which will be shown later on users sent posts. All I need is : Making manual register page Registration Items That I Need Name ...
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Update a string from the front-end

I want to have a form with a submit button, that every time the user clicks on submit, it updates a string (named order_string) and sends it to the back-end form to process. This is a part of my code ...
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How to add the post ID (or any other post data) to a Contact Form 7 mail?

I've downloaded Contact Form 7 to add contact forms adding a simple snippet after every post, and I've added it in functions.php like this : //if post type I add a form function is_post_type($type) ...
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How to get name and email value from a custom form and add it to campaign monitor subscriber list?

I have a custom form in my site that has name and email address field. How can I get the value of this 2 fields to be added on campaign monitor subscriber list when the user successfully submits the ...
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Custom Form with Ajax

I am having problems with my form. When the submit button is clicked a 404 error is spit out. If anyone has any suggestions I'd be grateful. Ajax handling of form. Going into theme's js. <script ...
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Stop my loop to register data twice

I am facing a problem here. The code below is running on my site and when i fill in the form and check my database the data has been registered twice. Please the the following php code from my ...