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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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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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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Let readers suggest edits from the frontend

I'd like to make my articles editable at the front-end for any reader who visits the site. (More like a wiki). I don't really want to trouble them through the registration process. I have no idea how ...
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Contact form won't submit

I posted this on the Stackoverflow site and haven't received much assistance with the issue. I hope that, by reposting it on here, someone could please offer me any assistance. I am creating a theme ...
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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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jQuery and AJAX Not working with Select Form Element

I seem to be having a strange issue with jQuery and a newly-created AJAX form/function. I'm pretty new to AJAX so please bear with me. Here's the jQuery: ...
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Search Query: how to construct a search string from two select elements?

Im trying to create a wordpress search widget. The final search string Im trying to submit is made up of two keywords, one each from a select element. I'd like the final search query to be ...
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GET form action. Redirect to self

I'm writing filter for posts by category on author page. I send category name in $_GET array in this form: <form action="" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="get" id="form1"> <select ...
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Post submit using shortcode and init

I'm trying to find the best way to return errors to a page once a form submitted by using a shortcode. I'm adding a function to init such as - add_action( 'init', 'contact_form_process_post' ); ...
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Image upload and other options in the same plugin settings form?

I write a wordpress plugin. My plugin has two options. One is an image upload mechanism and the other is a checkbox. My code is below: <?php /* Plugin Name: Plugin Name Plugin URI: Description: ...
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Login to wordpress by clicking a link and specifying usernaname and password in url

I'm running a php application on an ubuntu server that's completely independent of my wordpress site. I'm using an iFrame of the server inside the wordpress site, but I need to login to Wordpress with ...
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Search form not finding content in template page

I created some template pages on my wordpress theme and when I'm trying to do search for some words it returns Nothing Found. When I tried to search for words from the posts or normal pages(Not ...
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Wordpress running SQL query to update database from form

Basically I want to take information in from a form and use a separate php page to update the database. so here is the original wordpress php page (add_person.php): <?php /* Template Name: ...
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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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jQuery Plugin to use Wordpress functions in AJAX request

I'm using Chained Selects jQuery Plugin to create multiple chained selection fields. I'm using the remote version of the plugin to build the related options by means of AJAX request from a separate ...
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Showing errors from processing function on form

I use a function from my functions.php to process a front end post form. I store the errors in the variable $output but need a way to show it on the post form after submit. How can I do that?
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Submit custom form from post content and execute in plugin

I have prepared custom form (quiz plugin) with embedding in custom posts via {{QUIZ_ID}} placeholder. My form is displayed in post correctly but bigger problem is what form action should I create (and ...
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Ajaxify Form That Submits To Same Page To Display Post Data

I have a drop down menu that submits one of several filter options. The options are submitted to the same page, where post titles are displayed based on these options. The form is working fine, but I ...
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How to allow user to select User ID in Formidable Pro form?

The goal of this formidable pro form requires three non-standard things to occur. I've written a custom plug-in with code that accomplishes two of the three goals, but I am unable to get the third ...
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Submit form in admin from my plugin

Helle all , I want to create custom form in my plugin in admin , and process the parameters from my function . How can do that ? Thanks.
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how do i use user_has_cap hook to restrict access to some fromidable forms?

I would like to restrict access for 3 users to access three specific forms, so one form each and be able to edit it; Without seeing other peoples forms. how can i achieve this? This is how far i have ...
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How to make guests able to add fields to a form at the front end?

Is there any way (maybe a plugin!) to let users add more fields to a submission form at the frontend? I have a form on my wordpress website by which guests/users can submit papers to the website. I ...
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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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Validate a form from metabox input for making a custom username/password protected page

I'm trying to make a page username and password protected. I created a metabox and a form. Metabox is working well. I want that if user types the true username and password, page content will show up. ...
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Using Woocommerce, what would be the best way to create a search form similar to the one in the following website?

http://dinarholidays.com/tour-and-transfer-only-airport/ (under "Airport Transfers") The results would be products within a "transfers" category.
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Conditional forms with wordpress ajax

I'm creating a wordpress megamenu plugin, i've setup the walker and all frontend things But stuck in the backend i changed some of the walker class <?php /** * /!\ This is a copy of ...
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URL Rewrite Rules & Get Method

I have three dropdowns on my blog which allows you to filter by custom taxonomies. I'm using the following function to create the dropdowns: function get_terms_dropdown_risk_category($taxonomies, ...
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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 display user_meta from form?

I have a form on my website where a user can choose their location from a dropdown list (eg, France, Italy, Germany, etc) when they are writing a post. This is the code used for the LOCATION field: ...
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Attempting to display User Meta details from form

I have a form on my website that users can fill in when creating posts. One of the fields asks for their location (as below): <?php $locs = get_user_meta($uid, 'user_location', ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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$_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 map form enteries from DB to a page

I have a form that specific user role will fill out (using a form plugin). I need to display certain parts of that form in a page. Is there a plugin that can do this? As you can tell, I'm not a ...
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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 capture the value of the selected parent category

I am very new to WordPress as well as coding and I am stuck with one of the form field, which has a select box for listing all categories and sub-categories (taxonomies) in it. But I would like a ...
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More fields on custom signup page

I have recently read this question. --> How to edit a user profile on the front end? Now, i am thinking of to build a custom signup page for my site. But, i searched over the internet i found all ...