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 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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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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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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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 . ...
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How to create form which sending post request to external web-site?

I'm new in wordpress and have some problems. I have a form created using wp-admin. I want to send post request with fields data when submitting. After that I want to show message depending on ...
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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 ...
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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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WordPress contact form [on hold]

I am currently using contact form that came with Enfold theme on this website OneWebX Free Quote This form is good but does not look cool. The text box size do not vary much. And it cannot upload ...
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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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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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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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A form capable of sending an http request to another specific website

How do I create a form that will do the following on wordpress: "When a user hits the “submit” button on the form, the form makes an http request. The request is made with the form data, and returns ...
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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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Adding a contact us (WCP Contact Form) form into modal for bespoke WordPress theme [closed]

Has anyone got any experience with adding a WordPress contact us form into a reveal modal? I have attempted to do it in my recent WordPress theme i've been creating. The CSS frameWork is Foundation ...
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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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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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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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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() { ...
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Page Not Found on Custom Options Form submission

This is an odd one! I am developing a plugin, which includes an options page, using the Settings API. The page contains table which represents an array of "name" => "url" type values to be ...
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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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Upload Image in a Wordpress page using PHP

Hello awesome people of SE! :) Okay, so this is a little far-fetched but I'm trying to get a HTML form with a PHP upload script to work inside a Wordpress page. I can't use a plugin. It's supposed to ...
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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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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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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 implement post/redirect/get pattern on contact form

I have a shortcode which generates a simple contact form. The form posts back to the same page where its processed, validated and sent via email. All works well, however refreshing the page resubmits ...
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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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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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How to Submit Post Via cURL & PHP

Thanks for reading. I'm trying to submit a post via PHP. I'm filling in a large number of posts from a good amount of data I've scraped so I need this to be automated. I don't have the time (or ...
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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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Output Diffrent Tablerows after loading the same Wordpress Side with a Shortcode in the Content where the table will be shown

i know currently how i can add a shortcake for my Plugin that will output an table with 20 Rows of information and also a navigation bar for the previous 20 rows. But I still could not find out how to ...
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Login_form add to top of form rather then bottom

I have added a 3rd field on the login page, but it shows at the bottom(underneath password) while I would like it to show above Username. How can I manipulate the order of fields? This is the code I ...
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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 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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Edit Custom Post Type on Custom Admin Page instead Post Admin

Background: I am still quite fresh to coding and WordPress. For me the best way to understand, is to work on a specific project. Project: I want to build a Customer Relationship Tool for WordPress ...
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Frontend Post with JQuery AJAX to Php Issue

My problem is the following. I'm trying to make users publish custom post_type by frontend through a form like this: <form id="msform" enctype="multipart/form-data"> <fieldset ...
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Get post ID from wp_insert_post()

$new_post = array( 'post_title' => $title, 'post_content' => $description, 'post_category' => ...
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Form not working as it should in WordPress, but in a normal HTML site it does

I am in need of help. I have a website, which has a form to fill out (simple form, that calls a PHP function and some other JQuery libraries). It is made in an ordinary HTML file, and works well on ...
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Why doesn't a form need an 'action' with a plugin that uses the post data?

So I'm still rather new to WordPress plugins. And there's one thing that I'm not sure of. I'm building a front-end form that allows users to post posts. In this guide down below there's a plugin made ...
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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, ...
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Is it possible to set different payment gateway on each Gravity Forms form? [closed]

I run a Wordpress site in Australia involving credit card payments. I've been using eWay payment gateway for a while, now I want to introduce Stripe as well to my forms. I have multiple products, each ...
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How to use pre_get_posts filter from frontend user input (GET variables) or do_action

I'm trying to allow users to filter certain pages based on the input from a dropdown. <div class="filter-by-calories"> <h3 class="filed-title">BROWSE BY CALORIES</h3> ...
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Creating wordpress user registration form

I am having a form page called Test Form with this form : <div id="container"> <form action="wp-content/themes/max-magazine/TestForm.php" method="post" name="myForm"> User <input ...
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Understanding the workflow of form creation plugin

I want to create a simple form creation plugin(that is specific for my CRM, that's why i need to create one). The idea is having a "add input" button which lets me chose the type of the ...
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contactform7 remove tags with “wpcf7_autop false” from functions.php

i want to remove those <p> and <br/> tags from my contactform7 forms. now they have this wpcf7_autop which can be set to false when inserting: define('WPCF7_AUTOP', false); to ...
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How can i implement “select from existing tags” for front end posting?

Hy,on the bottom of Tags: I want to add something to be able to select from existing tags. Something like on backend "Select from the most used tags" Here it's html and php code : case ...
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How to create a form and display its content as table in admin panel?

I am new to Wordpress CMS and have been into a problem and don't know how to go about it. The problem is I want to create a form with first name, last name, phone number and a submit button. On ...
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Fatal error: Call to undefined function wp_insert_post()

So I have a form that has makes the action jump to another php page. There my php code tries to upload a post. I get the following error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function wp_insert_post() ...
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File Uploader - Upload without adding to Media Library

I have an admin form for a plugin I am making. However, there are a couple of fields I need to add where the admin need to upload a document or image. When these files are uploaded, I do not want them ...
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Integrating Wordpress with a Codeigniter app using $_POST variables

I'm writing a plugin to register and login to a codeigniter app we've got at the same time as registering and logging in to wordpress. the solution I came up with is to submit the form variables to ...