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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Trying to display user meta by “name” - not by “ID”

I have a form on my website where users can submit their own posts and one of the fields has a dropdown containing various countries so a user can enter their location. I would like this location to ...
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Submit form to another template (ugly url)

I've created a submit form with some filters that makes a query request: <form action="<?php echo get_template_directory_uri();?>/list-items.php"> my form here... </form> Created ...
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Calling the correct permalink via form action

Okay, I have a bit of an issue with my sites search widget If you go to this category page (for example): http://socialvenues.com.au/melbourne/function-rooms then select a region and then city (for ...
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Direct Form access

I am using calculated form plugin to auto calculate the value. To fill a form user has to first create a new post/page and then use shortcode for the form. I want a direct link for form, where user ...
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How to make WordPress forms secure (HTTPS)

I've been trying to get my site to run over HTTPS for ages. At the moment (in Chrome) I have the padlock but have the yellow triangle over it because some content is insecure. I check out the console ...
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Adding custom field in menu options [duplicate]

Please take a look at this image Is there's anyway I can add another field called "Font Awesome Icon" for the user to write the icon class and the output should be like this:
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admin_post_nopriv did not processing submited form

I am creating WordPress widget to generate a form. When user submit the form so it will be processed to send an email to me. The code works well when the submiter is a logged in user. It sent an ...
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Wordpress action form url doesn't work

I have a page-contact.php (i have my custom form) <form id="contact-form" name="contact-form" method="post" action=""> <input type="text" name="name" ...
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Sending post request to admin-ajax.php but $_POST['data']['events'] is NULL

I am trying to debug a plugin that I purchased but I have come up short and could use some help. Whenever I attempt to save settings that are stored in the "events" object (see below) the plugin ...
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Plugin Form Submitting to admin-ajax.php instead of admin-post.php

I am building a plugin which loads a form into a table cell when clicked. Here is the AJAX: public static function cp_libhours_ajax(){ ?> <script> ...
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How to use the built in tooltip for form validation error messages in WP admin plugin?

I'm building a wordpress plugin that includes serveral menus in the wordpress backend (admin). I'd like to use as many existing parts as possible and make my menus look like the standard wordpress ...
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Using Contact Forms to Send Private Information [closed]

I am working on a site for a Doctors Office who wants to use a contact form to send information about their patients to other offices....I was going to use contact form 7 but I'm wondering if there is ...
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wp_mail links are dead

I am trying to make a pseudo-newsletter type plugin which will email that authors of certain posts. The email sends the contents of a textarea with some extra text added to the end of it. I've sent ...
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Changing a field value on submit using a PHP variable

Preface: Ok, I know people are going to tell me "use JavaScript" To you people I'll say "No! I don't want to!" but I have a valid reason: Problem overview: I have a plugin which ...
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Collecting Sensitive Data in Wordpress?

I am in need of creating an online application form that collected a users SSN number and am therefore concerned with security. Is this possible to do on WP with existing plugins? My research thus ...
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Custom form not showing in correct place on page

I have a page like this: <h2 class="subHeader contentSubHeader">Are you already a member? Don´t miss your next career opportunity!</h2> <p class="subHeader ...
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How can i see/log all requests coming from a registration form (not from the UI)?

I am talking about the REGISTER form PROBLEM: I have some requests that are coming from somewhere else - not from the user interface. I know this, because these requests don't have all the mandatory ...
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Ajax Form data is not posted back to the get_results()

I am trying to run a wordpress wpdb->get_results select query and I want to get the search criteria from a textbox. I want to do it form and with ajax without refreshing the page. No matter what I do ...
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admin_post in object oriented plugin

i try to write my plugin object oriented. Now, I have a problem. The admin_post action don't run. I'm posting the code, where I localize the problem. class install { $admin = new ...
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Styling admin page rows in order of importance (checkboxes)

I am altering a plugin's admin area and adding a checkbox for a "Coming Soon" option. As of now, when the user checks the "Coming Soon" checkbox, the entire row will turn green, but there is also the ...
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Styling my own password protected page, how to deal with wrong password?

Per these instructions I've cooked up a custom password protected page for some of the pages on my site: <?php if ( post_password_required() ) { add_filter( 'the_password_form', ...
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add_meta_box creating default form field types

I'm using add_meta_box as per the Codex entry. My question is about the 'callback' to print the form fields on the admin page. In the Codex, the form fields are echoed as written out HTML elements, ...
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using a function in functions.php to process a form generated in functions.php

so i have a site where users can rate items, it saves their ratings to a mysql db and also tallies the average for the item, saving that as well. as it is a generic function and there are hundred of ...
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Is it possible to pass variables to WordPress externally?

I would like to know if it is possible to pass json variables from a form which is located outside WordPress? This is the situation: The user fills a form located on x server. Then his answers are ...
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Unbind Form from Ajax Submit

I am working on a wordpress site that has the plugin contact7 installed. I have created my own form, and because of contact7, when I submit it, it is processed via ajax. How do I undo this so that it ...
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Delete Users using a Front End Form

I viewed this question and would like to see how it was solved. I've been looking all over for help with this. I'm not sure if this link needs to be used within a <form> element. This is the ...
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Form within thickbox

When I try and insert a form into a thickbox for use in the admin area, it seems to be removed completely. What do I need to change? <?php // Enqueue thickbox js and css add_thickbox(); ...
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$_POST form request with admin-post

I tried to use a form with the following markup using the action admin-post.php <form method='post' action='admin-post.php'> I'm using the action hook suggested by Wordpress to proceed the ...
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How to make front end form only accept certain values

I have a front end form, I need that form to attach a taxonomy term to the post, however, I have offered users a dropdown of options, 'a dropdown of custom taxonomy terms.' To create this drop down i ...
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Can you have more than one nonce on a page?

I have a site with a page where there's one form in the sidebar, and one in the main body of the page. The sidebar comes first in the HTML. Both forms have their own nonces (generated with ...
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call php file from form and use wp functions

I'm building a stripe plugin and I'm stuck on this minor major issue. Problem: the form calls my process.php page to grab the form input variables, handle the Stripe token, and finally call out to ...
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Pass important values server-side when processing form

I am working on a plugin that has the following within a <form> tag: <input type="hidden" name="postid" value="<?php echo $postid; ?>"> The problem with this is that users can ...
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jQuery color picker function on change

So I'm writing a Wordpress plugin that generates a live preview upon changes to a php form using ajax. Everything is working great, but one little issue with jQuery is not quite right. Normally, when ...
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How to know what submit button the user clicked?

I'm working on my settings page, I want to add two different buttons to the form and do something different depending which the user clicked. The documentation states I can create two buttons like ...
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Registration form labels - add asterisk

Is there an easy way to add a required symbol like '*' after the html <label> text content in the default user registration form? I'd like the Username and E-mail labels to display: Username * ...
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Front end page submission form does not attach custom post type

This side of WordPress is completely new to me, but is also extremely important. I have created a form that allows me to upload a page, with all the parameters I need, however a custom taxonomy is not ...
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Data not saved Wordpress Custom Admin Page

I try to create an option page for a Wordpress theme. I manage to create the page, the Metaboxes , but when I send the form, the data are not saved. Before I show you my code , I specify that I use a ...
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add function to saving change on Options Pages

i make page like this link and it work fine but i need to run some script after it like editing a file i was add it to function my_function() { //do something } function register_mysettings() { ...
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Ajax form submission from admin panel

I have created a page in admin panel and there I have created a form for CSV export/import . Action of my form is "/wp-admin/admin-post.php" . I want to submit that form via ajax . I want to remain on ...
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Handling results from data hooked into admin_post

I'm writing a plugin that uses a form to pass some data through to itself. Is there any way to do this "The WordPress Way"? Sample form code (on a custom submenu page added under "Tools"): <form ...
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WPDB secure custom form

I'm creating a custom form to update rows in a secondary MYSQL DB, different from the one of wordpress. This form is public and every user can access it. So I've created a plugin and I'm using also ...
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WP Plugins - Use includes to display page content

So I have a plugin I have been working on. It adds a menu and multiple submenus. Each submenu page contains a form, this form is created in a function called add_content_submenupagename. This ...
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Using AJAX for dynamic settings pages

I have a settings page like ... add_options_page ( 'XXX', 'XXX', 'manage_options', 'xxx_plugin', 'xxx_options_page' ); function xxx_options_page() { ?> <div class="wrap"> ...
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search form display no result

i create a searchform in my footer.php <div id="cd-search" class="cd-search"> <form role="search" method="get" id="searchform" class="searchform" action="<?php echo esc_url( ...
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value not saving in the form when dynamically creating an input

var AppendDivStore = jQuery(".AppendDivStore"); jQuery('<input />').attr( { type: 'text', class: 'PastetheSkillsValuemy'+inc+'', id: 'wpjobus_resume_skills['+inc+'][1]', name: ...
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Simple email input store in database

I'm trying to build a really simple form to store email adresses in the wp database for future newsletter purposes. What I have is just a single email input: <form method="POST"> <input ...
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How to HTML5 FormData Ajax

How do I use FormData in wordpress ajax ? I am appending files and strings to formdata. var formdata = new FormData(); formdata.append('name', 'This is Name') $.ajax({ url: ...
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Insert Query not working in the form

Many people has asked the same question, I have read those things and mine is different, I am trying to insert some values inside the database from the form but it's not getting inserted I have a ...
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Wordpress custom form post to different page

I have a site which is developed with PHP and recently I added Wordpress blog(same domain with /blog url) to that. I would like to implement two extra functions(subscribe/contactus) on that blog ...
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Adding attribute to the post.php form tag in wp-admin

I need to add a 'novalidate' attribute to the form tag in wp-admin post.php. The post.php code itself does not contain the tag, rendered from elsewhere so wondered where it may be or better yet if ...