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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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Custom Registration Form with Validation

I am trying to create a custom modal registration form, but I'm experiencing difficulties with validating the form. Basically what I have managed to do was to use CSS3 to validate the fields based on ...
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Directing to functions.php the correct way

Right now I'm validating a form on one page, and then sending the results to functions.php to send the form via email. Right now I'm doing the following <?php $our_url = ...
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Error on inserting a form value to database

hi i have decided to store few values in a separate table, So i created it and now i used a form to store values but when i process that form i'm getting error Trying to get property of non-object and ...
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Tracing dashboard publish settings from input form in WordPress

I need to replicate a plugin's input form from the dashboard and make it available to the public so that they can enter data directly to the DB rather than using a form that is emailed and then ...
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Form That Submits Content Securely

I have built a WP site for a client. One of the pages has a form which my client's customers will use to submit material to my client, and one of the required fields is a file upload. My client ...
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page shows 404 on form submit

I have creating a template page in which i have a form, upon testing it gave a 404 error. should i putting something else in action? `<form action="results.php" method="post"> <!--my ...
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view and update form only for registered users

Requirement:- I have created a Form in wordpress, which have some fields e.g., article name, article type, upload article, author name, etc. Now i need, that only registered users can fill and ...
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Post data in wp-admin to external database

I am trying to make a private form to submit data into an external database so that I can later pull from the database and display the records on a page. So far I have been trying to create a plugin ...
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Where to add css file that I want my forms to use?

Where and how should I add the css file that I want my forms to use? Thank you!
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Front end update_post_meta Help

I followed the help provided in this question but cannot get the form save the data. I tried using 'save_post' action hook to try and save the post like we do for admin side. Any help would be highly ...
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How to set custom cookies in Wordpress after a form is filled on a page

I have built a custom template for page in Wordpress: page-xyz.php This page has a some content. I want to check cookie. What I want to do is: If cookie is set: //show page content else //don't ...
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Download html textarea content as a file

I am working on a project where the requirement is to download a textarea content as a .txt file on a wordpress site. <html> <body> <form action="#" method="post"> <textarea ...
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A simple form submission but notice : Trying to get property of non-object

after 3 hours... I give up and I request the wordpress developers community. I have to create a contest on a site based on Wordpress. There are 3 steps : user enters his information if all the ...
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Redirect depending on category chosen

I'm using Ninja Forms and their extension to do front-end posts. They have a function that isn't working that is supposed to allow you to redirect to a specific "thank you" page depending on values ...
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Passing input value into name of input

I'm trying to get the value from two input fields and pass them as the name in a form. In my code, I am hardcoding the value of the price range in for testing purposes. echo 'PRICE ...
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Submiting custom form give error 404

I have custom search form on category category.php list template with following code: <?php $searchresults = site_url('/?p=1365'); ?> <form class="search-slide" id="search-slide" ...
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How do we remove the H3 tag for the reply-title I.D

We're doing some SEO tweaking to a site, and our SEO guru informs us that we need to remove the <h3> tags from the #reply-title element, output from line 1554 of comments-template.php. It's the ...
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get multiple values from $_GET from multiple checkboxes

I'm creating a form that loops through all the terms of a taxonomy. Multiple terms can be selected and they get passed in the url. I'm trying to get all the terms on another page but I'm only able to ...
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Auto Select Child categories on Multiple Dropdown - Jquery

I am using the wp_dropdown_categories to generate the form and select option, with multiple select jquery plugin. What I want is that, when the user selects the Parent category or (level-1) then the ...
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How to load javascript file on homepage in Wordpress in order?

I am using a quicktags plugin, which was not loading on the home page, now it does, but it does it on the wrong place. How can I solve this? I want the quicktags.min.js file to load first, rather ...
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Gravity Forms Custom Templates [closed]

Im trying to further customise my Gravity Forms "Address" labels. At the moment they read "Street Address", "City" and "ZIP / Postal Code". I, for example, want to change "ZIP / Postal Code" to "Post ...
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retrieve all emails as database in wordpress to view all sent emails

I have a wordpress CMS website,having contact us page to send email.. can i keep track for the use of this page by sender name,subject, attachment at wordpress admin panel or any other way?? anybody ...
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Ajax call activate after submit in edit-tags.php page

Is there a proper way to activate a ajax call in wordpress in the edit category page after the submit is pressed?
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Adding jQuery timepicker to contact form

I currently have a contact form on my WordPress site. I have date and time inputs, for the date input I'm currently using the "jquery-ui-datepicker" and have it working in the following setup. In my ...
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Submit button returns to index page instead of sending data

Here is the link for the website - http://zigzagadvertising.com.ph/aleemguiapal/97-2/ I have a problem regarding my forms in wordpress. Whenever i click on the submit button it returns to the index ...
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Custom profile field with birthday. Troubles with <select>

I made custom profile fields for birthday data. function my_user_field( $user ) { $birthday_day = esc_attr( get_the_author_meta( 'birthday_day', $user->ID ) ); ...
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Adding a single text input field to a custom Dashboard widget

I have a client whom I want to give as much Dashboard control over the admin area as possible. I know how to create a custom dashboard widget that contains just text/html but I have no idea how to ...
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Getting value from database table depending on field value

I am using a plugin called formidable which is similar to Gravity Forms in terms of purpose. I have two fields of interest. The first field loads up all the values in the Town column of my ...
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User accounts for saving form data?

I have a handful of forms on my WordPress site that people fill out, sometimes repeatedly. They can be fairly long, time-consuming forms, so I'm hoping to find a solution where a user's form data can ...
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Three step order form, how to go to next step

I have an order.php that is in fact a custom page template. This template loads the first step of my order form via: <?php include('order/order-step-one.php'); ?> Now in this ...
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Link Forms on Wordpress

On our Wordpress site, we have a form that consists of a series of (radio button style) questions. Depending on which answer the user provides to a particular question, we'd like to show the user a ...
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Storing Form data in a different database

I have two wordpress websites and I want to store the data submitted by the forms in a centralized database in order to better manage the information. Is there a way I can store form data in a ...
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Function to add class to <form> element?

I'm using the Sidebar Login script by Mike Jolley, I would like to add a class of "clearfix" to the element tag. I have been unable to find a solution to this so far. I'd also like to understand any ...
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Custom Form only for admin

I want to add a custom form with some fields such as text,date,dropdown etc only viewable and editable for admin.When I submit the form the data should be displayed in the desired page that I ...
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How do I capture the selected option and pass in sending the registration form?

I'm customizing the WordPress registration form, and I need to display an list of options from a select on form submission. I was using the following code to capture the selected option of the ...
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Update user meta on custom wordpress form and redirect

I have a fully functioning custom wordpress form that updates the user meta when they are logged in, however when I submit it just reloads the same page I am on, I am trying to get it to redirect to a ...
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Dynamically add more fields/remove last field in a form

What I want to achieve is to build a form, which contains buttons "add one more field" and "remove last field" that would do exactly this - add a field dynamically to my form or remove the last one. I ...
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Page template with custom html fields inside a content

I'm writing a custom page template and I want to do something like this: after typing tag inside page content, for example [custom-email-form] I want to place inside the content some html5 email form. ...
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Front-End Form Submission in Shortcode

The plugin I am working on contains shortcodes with forms on them. Upon form submission (POST), I do some database work, and then planned on redirecting to another page after the db work is complete. ...
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Front-End Interfaces Without Shortcodes

So, I consider myself a "advanced novice" at WordPress development but I still do not have the concept of pages and templates fully understood. I'm having an issue with a feature I'm attempting to ...
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Using AJAX with Forms

I am attempting to validate and submit a form using AJAX in WordPress, however, the response that I am getting is 0. According to the codex, this would seem to indicate that admin-ajax is unable to ...
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Form Security: nonce vs. jQuery

I am trying to create a methodology for submitting forms on my WordPress site. In the past, I have used WordPress nonces in order to secure form submission, but I like the idea of using jQuery to ...
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How to trigger $_GET request within admin plugin page?

I have this form in my plugin function: <form method="get" action="" enctype="multipart/form-data"> <p class="submit"> <input type="hidden" name="do_it_hidden" value="run"> ...
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Sending form data via PHPMailer - How to action PHP script from a form

Some easy points on offer... I wish to action a PHP script from a WordPress page but where is the best place to store the script? The script works perfectly fine using a non-WordPress environment in ...
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Form fields based on custom fields

I need to create a contest forms where the fields are based on values in several custom fields. The form layout is to be somewhat static, except from the contest questions (labels) and the type of ...
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Calling Custom Taxonomy Dropdown in Form

I'm writing a plugin to allow users to submit fragments of lyrics to my site. I have the plugin working minus one aspect. When entering the lyrics I would like users to be able to select the artist ...
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Custom Form not generating URL

CReating a template to load content in an iframe on the same page - I have not even got as far as using ajax to avoid reloading the whole page as the form submit is not working. The submit button ...
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POST from jQuery to PHP

I have a form that passes field values to jQuery, which validates the fields and creates the variables being sent in data: {} in the snippet below. $.ajax({ type: "POST", url: "<?php ...
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Front end form submission/processing, without using a template file

I'm writing a plugin which has a front end form that is generated by a shortcode. I'm struggling with processing the form submission in any way. Many tutorials describe placing form processing code at ...
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jQuery Validate wp_editor

I have a form, and in the form, I use <?php wp_editor('', 'user_submitted_progress', $settings = array('textarea_name' => 'user_submitted_progress')); ?> to generate a TinyMCE, rather than ...