SafeCracker allows you to add Stand Alone Entry Forms (SAEFs) to your website's front end.

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Channel Forms: Members can't edit entries authored by others

I have a channel form that allows members of a certain member group (Authors) to create one entry and to edit it. Then, members of a different member group (Coordinators) should be able to edit those ...
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Using the world “From” in long text fields causes data to not save

This issue has been happening for quite some time on one of our projects. I haven't been able to find a clear reason for it. We have never been able to replicate it on a different server, so we know ...
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Multiple required fields in Channel Form without setting required in CP

I need to set multiple fields as "required" in Channel Form/Zoo Visitor, but I can't find anything in the documentation that describes how to do this. I can't set the fields to be required in the CP ...
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P&T Field Pack radio not validating

I can't get the P&T radio field to validate (required) in Channel Form/Zoo Visitor. It works in the CP. Is this a known issue? EE 2.9.2 Field Pack Radio Button 2.2 Thanks in advance.
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Low Events in a Dynamic Title on a Channel Form

Can I use a Low Events start date in the dynamic title on my channel form? {exp:channel:form channel="training_sessions" return="/mysite/training/announce-training/thank-you" ...
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Rename file upload from Channel Form

I'm using: {field:my-field-name} to display my file upload form in Channel Forms to allow the user to upload a file. I want to be able to change the filename and append their user ID to it but ...
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Channel Form: Why is Wygwam/CKFinder disabling the file browser for security reasons?

EE 2.9.2 - WYGWAM 3.3.3 In a Channel Form, I am getting the error... "The file browser is disabled for security reasons. Please contact your system administrator and check the CKFinder ...
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MX Title Control not working with Channel Form entries

I've been using the excellent MX Title Control CE to append the epoch seconds to the end of my URL string so that they end up: mysite.com/jobs/this-is-a-new-job-1528549 It works great through the ...
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WYGWAM causing Undefined property: EE::$view on validation failure of Channel Form

I'm using the latest version of ExpressionEngine (2.9.2) and the latest version of WYGWAM (3.3.3). I've a Channel Form which includes the WYGWAM field and when I submit the form I receive the ...
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Add an ID to radio button within Channel Form

I need to add an ID attribute to a PT Checkbox within Channel Form so I can target it with JS. Any idea how I can do this? The standard usage for Channel Form is '{field:my_radio_button}' which ...
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Query help for CRON to delete unassociated file uploads

We're allowing users to upload a file via Channel Form to a directory above root for security purposes. The user is also able to remove the file that they have uploaded, but all this does based on ...
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Channel Form Asset CSS not working

I need to use the datepicker for a Channel Form and I've included the following as per the docs: <link href="{path=css/_ee_channel_form_css}" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" media="screen"> ...
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How to create category form?

I am using channel forms to create channel entries out side EE admin panel, I would like to know if its also possible to have add/edit categories option using channel-form or any other technique. ...
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Multiple relationship fields not working in Channel form

I am using Channel:form to allow users to post from the front end of a web App. I have 2 relationship fields that will not save the values. I tried with just one relationship field and that worked. ...
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Jquery function undefined when logged in

I am working on development of a web app where users can use a Channel:form to submit/edit entries. I am Using mmenu for off-canvas menu. I had it working and then it stopped, reporting that function ...
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Transcribe and channel:forms

I've upgraded EE to 2.9.2 and have found some strange behaviour with Transcribe. The problem is that some channel entries did not have a language set in the exp_transcribe_entries_languages table. ...
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How can I use Channel:Form to edit existing entries and also add new ones in a single template?

I have a lot of templates which need to allow users to both edit entries and add entries for the channel of interest. While I could create two templates for each, it makes consistency in the ...
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dropdate addon for expressionengine shows time option even after choosing no

dropdate addon for expressionengine shows time option even after choosing no in the cp. i don't want to show the time in the calendar dropdown. how do i remove this? it is becoming a problem. also, ...
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Channel form pre-populates with incorrect data with inline error handling

We are using Channel Form. To pre-populate the fields with data, the form is wrapped in a Channel Entries tag. And we are using inline error handling. We are noticing that changes/updates are being ...
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Channel Form only accepting Image Uploads

I've configured a channel form with the goal of receiving applications for employment. Part of this process means the user should have the ability to upload a pdf or word document to the channel. ...
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Bring Matrix Data Editing to the Front-End using Channel Form

I am trying to create a form - FRONT END USER (channel form tag) - that uses a wizard (which is working) and in one panel it allows the user to fill in fields then duplicate the fieldset to add ...
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Channel Form Confliction with grid field when jquery ui functions added

Hi I am just not able to find as how nobody is facing this issue? Whenever i use {exp:channel:form} i am not able to use any jquery ui functions like tabs / tooltip etc... Its breaking the grid ...
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Can I edit contents of Channel Files field in Safecracker Form?

Can I build a page with SafeCracker that will allow me... 1) Upload files via Channel Files field? I'm running EE 2.5.5 (SafeCracker 2.1). 2) Manage (Edit, Delete, Add) files already previously ...
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How do I use a SAEF / Channel Form to upload a file not related to entry?

Is there any way to use a SAEF / Channel Form to upload an image (with title, category etc.)? Will it require a custom plugin or is this something that can be achieved already? Thank you.
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Include Channel Entry Data in Notification?

I have a channel form setup and am using mx-notify to send notifications when new entries are submitted. The notification is working, but the data (custom fields) is not being included in the email. ...
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Stash: setting checkboxes in Channel Form

I'm using Stash to set field values from a channel entry which later in the template we use in Channel Form. This all works fine and the fields are populated except with checkboxes and radios.I'm ...
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Removing a grid row from SAEF / Channel Form and saving doesn't update entry

I've got a channel form which contains a grid field and I can add and edit content with no issues. The problem however is that if I remove an entire row, and then save the edit, nothing is updated. ...
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How to check whether grid contains content in SAEF / Channel Form?

Is there any way to check whether a grid field is populated when using a SAEF / Channel Form? I've tried the usual {field_name:total_rows} but this just outputs that exact code. Is there anyway to ...
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Channel Form: Edit issue with checkboxes not being set

Have an issue where in channel form editing an entry the radios and checkboxes don't retain their value from the entry being edited. An example of the radios is this: {options:myfield} <input ...
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Conditional return url in channel form

I have a channel form with and i need ti to have a different return url based on how they answer one of the questions in the form. If they select yes it should redirect to URLA if they select no it ...
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Channel Form: Cloning Entries on Front-End and Inline Error Reporting

Front-end cloning used to be possible in Safecracker but apparently this functionality was removed in EE 2.6 - I've got round it like this (thanks to a thread on Stack Exchange here And this works in ...
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Channel Forms Upload Image missing directory info

I have a channel form I am trying to get working. There is a file upload which looks like this. <div class="form-group"> <label for="story_image">Upload a picture</label> ...
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Disable X-Frame-Options header in Channel Form

I have a site that, by necessity, needs to load into an iFrame on another site. Part of the site is a Channel Form however this page won't load into the iFrame because the X-Frame-Options header is ...
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Form expiring/timing out when Idle

EE 2.9 - this is an issue with Channel Form: we have a large form to submit (50 fields or so) and it takes people quite a while to fill in the fields as some need a bit of thought. The problem is ...
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exp:channel:form and Matrix Files

Could someone please point me to a straightforward example of a front-end matrix file upload via exp:channel:form? I can get regular matrix fields to work, but files just aren't clicking for me and I ...
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{selected_option:my_field_name:label} parsing to — regardless of selected option

I'm creating a form using Channel Form and trying to get {selected_option:my_field_name:label} to work within the form, but for some reason no matter what the selected option is it displays -- in my ...
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Setting entry status with Channel Form

I have a Channel Form set up which is working fine and inserting entries into a Channel with the default status. Now there is a requirement to allow the status to be changed when creating the entry ...
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Custom Matrix Field in Channel Form

Implementing the solution found on Bring Matrix Data Editing to the Front-End I've a matrix field that contains a P&T Dropdown field type <select name="role_level[row_new_0][col_id_46]"> ...
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Zoo Visitor custom errors/validation

When a user registers or updates their profile using Zoo Visitor we want to check against the formatting of a particular input field. In this instance that a telephone is correctly formatted. This is ...
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Add on to Make Categories 'Required' in Channel Form?

Is there a way to make category checkboxes work like custom fields and be 'required' in Channel Form? With a message that shows the error if not? Been looking for a plugin but doesn't seem like there ...
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Fieldpack | Channel Form | force values instead of label

I'm trying to get field pack checkbox field to return the value instead of the label: in backend I setup the checkbox options: my_checkbox_field 1 : option1 2 : option2 frontend: ...
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Using Stash within Stash to pass an entry_id for Safecracker

I'm using Stash in a few ways. First, as a layout template (.layout-account.html). Second, to get variables for testing. But I'm struggling with the final part. I have two channels - Users (via Zoo ...
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Safecracker form with multiple required fields

So, this should have a really easy answer. I hope. I’m using a safecracker form: {exp:safecracker channel=“mychannel" rules:email="required”} So there, ‘email’ is a required field. But I can’t ...
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Why am I seeing a page with raw JSON instead of Javascript alerts when using AJAX to submit channel forms?

I am following the example from found in the official documentation here, but instead of remaining on the same page and displaying one of the alert messages on submit, it takes me to a page that ...
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Wygwam in safecracker, multiple textareas bug

I have a WYGWAM textarea in one EE template (I'm running ExpressionEngine Core v2.9.0, and WYGWAM 3.3.2), but even if I've added just one field I have three textareas as a result. I can't even submit ...
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Wrong selected value inserted into a Grid via Channel Form using custom select dropdowns

For reasons I won't go into, I need to insert data into a Grid field using a Channel form. However, I cannot use the 'default' Grid field and instead need to use separate, custom select dropdowns. ...
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Change category of entry through channel form

I'm trying to setup a form that allows a member to add or remove a category from a Playa parent. There's only one category and all we want to do is allow the user to enable or disable it by checking ...
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How to exclude a category within channel:form

I am using the following code within channel:form on EE 2.9 Categories: {category_menu} {select_options} {/category_menu} The issue is that all my categories show up, I would like the limit it to ...
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Seeking an alternative to Title Master that is compatible with 2.9

Does anyone know of an add-on that offers the same functionality of Title Master but which is compatible with EE 2.9? If you aren't familiar with Title Master I need something that will auto populate ...
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Better Workflow + Channel Fields/Safecracker

Does anyone know of a way to change a BWF status from say, "submitted" to just "open" if you're logged into the front-end of the site via channel forms or safecracker as a Super Admin? Is this ...