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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Submit button inside foreach loop updates all table rows instead of one row [on hold]

I created this simple function to update a row inside a table called wp_todos function update_completed_todos($id,$complete) { global $wpdb; $table_name = $wpdb->prefix . 'todos'; $...
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Accept AJAX call with serialized form data

I'm trying to pass a wordpress plugin some form data via ajax and it works just fine, unless the form data is serialized, then the server responds with an error message. I'm stuck with this for days ...
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ultimate member form not showing [on hold]

I am using ultimate member, and I used the shortcode on the register page but form is not displaying but when I do view page source I can see the form code there.. why this is happening ? here are ...
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Mail Form in a modal box without plugin

I've builded a WordPress theme based on Twitter Bootstrap 3.x. I've a mail form in modal box. When I click submit button, it returns 404 error page. I also checked for reserved names in $_POST and $...
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WP Login forms action URLs displayed as pretty URLs in browser (ex with Restore Password)

I would like to use the WP native login/register/restore password/.. functionality, but display pretty URLs instead of wp-login.php I've been looking at the core code and noticed that most login ...
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Submit the form#post form via Javascript [on hold]

I have been working on a workflow for our lesser tech savy writers. They wanted things very spelled out, so I've created the below meta box and have hidden the publish meta box on an edit post page. ...
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How can I customise the content of the login page?

I would like to customize the login-form page. Is there a way as with the function get_the_content() for the article to get the content of the login page before it's send for output?
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Submitting entry to gravityforms web api from angular application

I have a Wordpress installation setup with Gravityforms, and a seperate external Angular application. The Angular application has a contact form and I would like to have submissions from the contact ...
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Embed IPB forums to wordpress page

I have a community that is really forum driven, and after messing with most major content management systems, I've really liked Wordpress for Its front news pages/blog posts. The issue that I'm ...
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How to display error messages in custom login or registration page? (Or how to display error messages at all?)

I have a created a custom login form and have no idea how to display the error messages. I don't know where to start or what to do. Here's one of the forms I made: <form method="post" class="login"...
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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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Reset form on onclick function

I have a problem. I want to have an reset/clear button in my form, but it won''t work.. http://pastebin.com/jc0yqXiq Line 1-8 is the php for my form on line 94-97 <form id="myForm" method="...
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How to update user profile custom fields

I have created custom fields on my registration form, such as 'telephone', using Theme My Login. I have found a way to make them appear in the backend (on the User page) but I can't update those ...
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How to allow specific extensions and file size to wp_mail attachment?

I am trying to create a form with an attachment option that will be sent to an email when the form is submitted on a wordpress site. My codes work fine and it sends email in a HTMKL table format to ...
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help wordpress redirect function

<?php global $wpdb; add_shortcode('calculate','calculate'); function calculate(){ echo' <script> function run1(){document.frm.result.value+="1";} function run2(){document.frm.result.value+="2"...
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Custom forms + Polylang

I am new to Wordpress but I have some knowledge of PHP. I am creating a bilingual site (with Polylang) which has many forms. Some of them are handled by Contact Form 7 but some others have to be ...
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Skip passing value in form

Is it possible to skip passing value in form if user doesn't choose something and default value "Choose your color" is selected? <select name="something"> <option selected="selected">...
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How can I redirect this contact form to a specific permalink

I'm converting a HTML site to WP for a client and they have a simple contact form in place. If the submission is sucessful it currently, in it's HTML form, sends them to thankyou.html but I want to ...
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Creating a custom search form

I am creating a custom search form which will search a custom post type called recipes. and it has a load of taxonomies. Now I output these taxonomy's terms into checkboxes which are grouped by the ...
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How to append new form elements in “Add New” form of Users in Wordpress admin panel?

I'm developing a WordPress plugin and I want to append some extra form fields in add new form of Users section inside admin panel without editing core files. Can somebody help me in achieving this.
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How to retain $_POST data when submitting form to custom page

I have written a plugin whose job is to create a custom page with a user subscription form. The form page is created like this: $page = [ 'post_type' => 'page', ...
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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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How to make select field selected after reload the page? [closed]

I want this field selectable after submit the search yacht button.But currently it's not selected after submit the button. here is the code : /** * @author Erik Kraijenoord <erik@wmdiensten....
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How do I embed a Javascript form directly into a page?

I have a new WP install with the Jupiter Theme installed. I have a contact form created in Sharpspring, a CRM that purports to work perfectly with WP, and automatically generates embed codes for ...
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Storing textbox values in Database

I am new to WordPress but I am good with PHP programmings, if I wanted to get value from the textbox and store it in the database in WordPress can I do? for ex form1.html <form name="form" ...
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Inserting data into custom tables

I am trying to create custom input tables to send data into custom tables on the wp database. I cannot get my script to do anything. The user will enter a type of liquor, like vodka or whiskey, ...
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How to use wp rewrite to hide form action url?

I have a widget that I'm making that builds a multi-step form which retrieves xml data from a third party plugin (http://xmlplugin.com/geoquote.php). While this plugin is available for use already it ...
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Form isn't inserting data into database with ajax plugin

I've been working at this for weeks without success. I've figured out problem after problem with the code, but none of the corrections seem to fix my core problem. The form doesn't insert anything ...
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Conditional two level dropdown filter for custom post type

I have set up a custom post type and taxonomy. The post type is called Local Services and the hierarchical taxonomy is called Regions. The Regions have child categories called Areas. I have set up a ...
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Comparing formidable pro and gravity forms [closed]

Has anyone come across any good reviews/comparisons of gravity forms and formidable pro? I am trying to find more information on both. I have a couple of sites that need several forms for adding ...
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How to send form values from the script in functions.php and not from the form on my website?

I have a form on my website and depending on if the user check paypal or wire-transfer the form action should always go to functions.php where I have this simple check at the end of the file: if ( ...
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Sending Messages Back to the Template After Processing?

Is there an "offical" way to send a message back to the template after processing a form using add_action('admin_post') or similar for client-side feedback ? I was thinking of using the $_SESSION but ...
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Using AJAX to run SQL statement and populate dropdown

I am trying to create a search where the user selects two different bits of data from the database and it then prints some results that meet requirements. I know I need to use AJAX, or something ...
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How to add a onclick attribute to a list of checkboxes?

I have this array for checkbox: array( 'name' => __('Latest Product',''), 'desc' => __('Select if you want to display latest product',''), 'id' => $prefix . 'checkbox'...
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Pass the data from Custom Form in wordpress

How can I get the value from custom form in WordPress and stored into teh database? Here is my form. I used the bootstrap validator for this form. Now, what do I have to do to get data from this form? ...
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Dropdown List Won't Display Selected Option After Submit / Refresh

I created a user form on my index page which allows the site visitor to re-order my post loop order based on either most recent posts or highest rated posts. The form works perfectly, the problem is: ...
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creating form for wp_remote_post

i'm using code from the wordpress codex: (this is the generic version, my code is working though) $response = wp_remote_post( $url, array( 'method' => 'POST', 'timeout' => 45, '...
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Pass data from one page to anothe file/page in wordpress

I have my custome theme in wordpress.This is the path of my custome theme. C:\wamp\www\wordpress2\wp-content\themes\sscy1002\sscy1002 I have created a Page in wordpress which contains some form ...
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Problem uploading multiple images to a custom field in a front-end form

I'm having trouble with a portion of a front-end form that allows users to create posts in my custom post type. I want to create an image uploader that will allow the user to upload multiple images. ...
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redirect to uploaded (wordpress) post after form submission from front-end

I'm using the following code to redirect the page, in order to prevent re-submission of the form. And it does fine job doing redirection to the homepage. And my website is based on the WordPress, ...
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Refresh page after form action

I've a listing post page where all posts are shown. On each post's row I can perform actions like delete, archive etc. So imagine that: I have an "archive" button; I push on it and I get a modal (...
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Init action and refresh page after form action

My problem is that I can't refresh the page after a form action into a loop. In my case I have a listing post page where I can delete, archive, deliver posts through a modal form, row by row. After ...
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How to retain the values from dropdown category lists after wrong form submission?

I can't figure out the the code for - How to retain the values from dropdown category lists after wrong form submission? Any suggesstions, thanx in advance. <select class="selectpicker btn-block" ...
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upload images on front by user using form

I'm using a form on my website using wordpress to allow users to create posts. It works perfectly fine, I'm abble to assign the posts to a custom post type, add Advanced Custom Fields, content, tags......
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Acessing WP functions in form submission handler

I have a form which is embedded in a custom post type. The form action points to a PHP file that sits in my mu-plugins directory: <form action="http://www.foo.com/wp-content/mu-plugins/FormCode/...
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Custom database tables for each forms

I'm wanting a forms functionality, where the form creator can allow the use to create custom tables. Like each form having a separate user specified table and user specified column name as per the ...
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Custom form that store input in database

I have never used WordPress before, but have done a lot of programming. But what is the normal way of making customs forms? I need to create a form where a user fill some input fields and on submit ...
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Get wp_current_user_id using PHP and MySQL

awesome people of the Stack Community! Like the newbie coder I am, it took many hours but at last I got: a HTML form inside wordpress -> to submit value to MySQL database -> and then store the ...
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Create a registration form with a PayPal checkout fee? [closed]

My client is looking to start taking online registration for their many conventions and events. Previously they handled this all offline with PDF documents and in person payment. I'm looking for ...
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Modifying the wordpress login page and then referencing it with a shortcode problem

Both parts are working great separately. I have made the shortcode for the login form with: //register new shortcode add_action( 'init', 'my_add_shortcodes' ); function my_add_shortcodes() { ...