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

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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 ...
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Field Label Show in Channel Entries loop like Channel Form

We need to show Field Label in Channel Entries loop. e.g Channel Field Field Label : Price Per Product Short Name: price_per_product in Channel form Loop , We got label easily like ...
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Issues with channel form and page uri?

I am using channel form to create and edit channel entries and one of my channel is PAGES (using pages module), which contains page URI and template selection field. I am not able to find any ...
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Channel Form checkbox fields not saving on edit

I have a channel form with several checkbox fields. They go in fine but when I try to edit the form content the edits do not save. The rest of the fields save when edited so I am looking for how to ...
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Channel Form Edits Not “Sticking”

I created a channel:form for creating entries and it works fine. However, when I attempt to edit the content of the entry, the edits don't take and it returns the original entry values. Edits to the ...
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Using channel form frontend when template is loaded with Ajax. ( How to init the grid field ++ on page loaded )

Think I'm having the same problem as this guy @Grid With Channel Form single form template Multiple Time on same page Grid not working How to init a channelForm when loaded form a ajax loaded ...
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How to get the Channel Form » Grid » Relations options?

I'm doing a customized Channel Form but I'm having trouble getting the options in the relations within my grid... MENU (title) » DISH (text on grid) » » INGREDIENT (relationships on grid) But in my ...
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The Add Row Button adds Two Rows when Channel Forms has Two Matrix Fields in the Same Template

I have a problem similar to When multiple channel forms present each containing a matrix, the add row button adds multiple rows EE V2.8.1 Matrix V2.5.10 The two forms are separated by conditionals - ...
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channel:form is deleting data not included in the channel form

There is an issue with channel:form, it is deleting data it should not. The following channel entry form will delete all grid entries I have for product_images. The grid_entry field is ...
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Assets upload with channel form to sub folder with userid

I´m trying to make users upload files to a folder in assets that contains only user files. But i want them to, when they open to select files and upload files, to have a folder with the memberid as ...
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p tags do not appear in RTE field

I am using a channel form so that my client can update their content using a front end form. One field is a Rich Text Field (RTE) and when I look into the database, the p tags, while visible in the ...
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Using a custom select box for a playa field in channel form

I am trying to create a channel form with a playa field to create a relationship between my Stores Channel and my Reports Channel. So I have a channel form that inputs entries into the Reports ...
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Upload and replace files

Is it possible to allow a user to upload a file using a stand-alone entry form and then be able to replace it with a new file?
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What to do with deprecated encrypt_input and decrypt_input in Profile:Edit

Working on a site where we're using Profile:Edit to register users using the {exp:profile:register}. In this particular case, we're using the parameter 'group_id' to register a user into a particular ...
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Solspace Calendar & Channel Form not showing in Firefox and Date popup not working

I created a channel form for submitting events here. It shows fine in Safari and Chrome but does not appear in Firefox. I confirmed that the channel permissions are set to allow Guest Publishers, so ...
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Issue when forms - “This form has expired” error

I am using EE 2.9 and trying to put together a channel form. However, while it worked initially, now all it gives me each time I test it is the "This form has expired" error. This is the form setup: ...
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PHP errors relating to matrix on channel form submission

EE 2.9.0 Matrix 2.6 I have a template with a channel form in it, nothing else (I've stripped it down for testing). {exp:channel:form channel="test_channel_form" return="test-return" } ...
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How to setup a channel form for guests?

I've never had any need for submissions from non-members, but now I find myself in a situation where it would be easier than having the content emailed to me so that I can add it myself. Obviously, ...
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How to empty grid in custom form (with html form elements)

I have a custom made data form, with therein a datagrid with multiple fields. I have made the possibility to add entries, in the background adding rows by adding input elements with the correct names: ...
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Safercracker radio buttons – show chosen on refresh of page

Trying to show selected radio buttons (which assign entry to categories) on Safecracker page – updates entry okay ie assigns to right category but on refresh of Safecracker page all radio buttons are ...
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Clone entries front-end

Can Channel Form make a clone of an entry on the front-end? I know Safecracker used to be able to do it by passing a hidden field with a blank entry_id but that doesn't seem to work anymore. Anyone ...
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CartThrob - Change of Status Notifications being sent, even without change of Status

I'm using Channel Form to edit the data stored for a CartThrob Order entry. I have a couple of CartThrob notifications set up to send an email when the status is changed. These work just fine. ...