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

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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. ...
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Using Channel Form to edit enry, getting “The date you submitted is not valid.”

I am using Channel Form to edit an existing entry. I am wrapping the channel form inside a Channel Entries block so I can have more than one entry on a page (not using a segment variable to indicate ...
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How to add a selected category using dynamic_title in channel_forms

I'm struggling with this one. How to get the selected categories to appear in the dynamic_title parameter? {exp:channel:form channel="leerlijnen_individueel" include_jquery="no" ...
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Editing Content on the Front End

I'm working on a membership site utilizing Zoo Visitor. I have several two "member-related" channels - that either directly (Zoo Visitor) or indirectly (Firms, Resources, News, etc) relate back to ...
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Grid not working in Channel Form

I've created a Channel Form template to create a new channel entry. Most of the fields I'm using are working correctly, however, I have a Grid field with 2 columns that's not working correctly. The ...
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How to update a grid field that has a relationship field

how can i update a grid field with channel form which contain a relationship field. following error is occurring while updating the channel entry The form you submitted contained the following ...
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Dynamic Title & Return in Channel Form

In my {exp:channel:form}, I'd like my users to create channel entries with the possibility of having identical titles (this is for a forum). Since EE"s {title} has to be unique, I created a ...
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Wyvern and Channel Forms

I've been looking into creating a front-end client dashboard using wyvern, assets and of course channel forms. I have played with many configurations to get the 'dashboard' working. Specifically, ...
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Validating “Relationship” fields with ExpressionEngine Channel Form (SafeCracker)

I'm trying to get the built in ExpressionEngine Channel Form (formerly Safecracker) validation working for a custom relationship field I have. This is using the rules parameter. Markup snippet of the ...
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Channel forms - Is it possible that channel form with assets field downloads lots of data?

We've set up a blogging solution for a client that uses channel forms with all the necessary fields, including an Assets field for image upload. Nothing out of the ordinary. The template is as light ...
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P&T Dropdown and Checkboxes with Channel forms

I have been trying to get P&T's Dropdown as well as Checkboxes to work with Channel Forms but I do not seem to have any success as of yet. I have tried using {my_field_name} ...
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Error: Undefined property: EE::$view in Filename: libraries/File_field.php (Line 618) EE v2.5.5

I have recently started to get the following error on a SafeCracker form in an ExpressionEngine v2.5.5 website. A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined property: EE::$view ...
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Is there a way to include jQuery after a Channel Form?

I'm currently creating a Channel Form that has a file field. Because of this, ExpressionEngine wants to include their Javascript and their version of jQuery (version 1.7.2). In my wrapper template, ...
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Channel form date picker issue

i recently upgraded to expression engine from 2.6.2 and 2.8.2 and made the change to channel forms from safecracker.Everything went well and the forms are working fine but I am having a issue with my ...
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Channel Form with AJAX

I try to make channel form submit via ajax, but stuck now. I have a page showing the list of channel entries, when user clicks on edit link, which is next to each entry, it shows a panel () which ...
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Unable to retrieve entries created with Channel Form

I'm allowing users to create entries from the front end using Channel Form. I can see those entries in the Control Panel. However they are not appearing when I try and retrieve the entries using the ...
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Editing entries with Channel Form not working

I've created a bunch of simple entries for a channel, and I'd like guest users to be able to edit the entries. The entries are all on the index page, since this is a one-page site. No matter what I ...
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Send email with contents of channel form upon submission

I want to have a channel form (new version of SAEF) form on my website for users to fill out. Upon submission I want the form to obviously save as an entry in the system (which is what it does by ...
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current_time and edit_date are 5 hours off, PHP date() is correct

We built a site for a hospital and they can login to a special admin page where they can update location wait times using exp:channel:form When they first login, we show the last updated time and the ...
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Error in channel form submission in expression engine

The form you submitted contained the following errors Decryption of form settings failed. any idea why?? {exp:channel:form channel="channel_upload" return="test/downloads"} ...
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jQuery does not work in channel form, get 'syntax error: Unexpected token

I'm using Channel Form to post entries from the front end. It works fine locally, but on the development and production server it isn't working at times: Channel images, WYGWAM, Tagger, and Grid. All ...
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Structure & Channel Forms not playing nicely

I'm using a new installation of EE (2.8.1) with the latest Structure version. I have a channel which allows entries to be submitted by the front-end user. However, when an entry is submitted via the ...
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How to setup a custom field (safecracker file-image) on frontend without using {field:fieldname}

I am using matrix and safecracker to let the user submit some data(entries). I have one field called 'offers'. I setup this 'offers' matrix field to accept 3 texts and 1 image file (safecracker ...
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Is there a different uploader for the Channel Form that can upload images instantly?

I am building a channel form for creating entries outside the control panel and I am having a small problem with uploads. The form allows the user to upload 6 image files and the way I do it is by ...
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Channel Preferences : Email Address of notification recipients

Is there a way I can set this dynamically? I have users submitting channel entries from the front end via a Channel Form. I would like to route the notification email to a recipient the user chooses ...
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Channel Form : Passing data into a Playa or Relationship field

I need to allow users the ability to create an entry via the front end hence I'm using Channel Form. In the CP I have set up several custom fields in this channel to be either a Playa field or a ...
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Insert Freeform entries to Channel Entries

I am setting up a form using FreeForm. I would like user-submitted entries to be sent as a Channel Entry. Is this possible? I know that I can use the {exp:channel:form} tag to set this up, but I'd ...
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Channel Form : JS issue with date field

If I set include_jquery="no" parameter I still appear to be getting JS code injected into my page as one of my fields is a date field. Not including it is throwing two JS errors: jQuery not defined ...
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Display Full/Editable Grid within Relationship in Channel Form?

Using {field:grid_name} in Channel Form displays full grid with all fields. But I was wondering if there's a way to display the Grid which is located within relationship? For example: ...
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Updating Matrix Safecracker Cell type to File Cell Type

I'm doing a major update on a site -- EE v2.1.3 to v2.8.1 I have a Matrix field that's using the safecracker cell type and I'm wondering what's the best to handle this. Pre-update the channel form ...
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Channel Form, Options, Show related channel fields

I have the following issue: I have a channel called "Message on Hold" A field where you can select a Voice (Pulled from another Channel, 'Voices') Now I'd like to pull additional fields from the ...
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How to Implement File Upload Progress Bar with BlueImp JQuery File Upload and Channel Form?

I have trouble combining Channel Form and BlueImp JQuery File Upload (https://github.com/blueimp/jQuery-File-Upload/). I always getting "Your channel entry must have a title." although I have set the ...
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Post from Form to Channel

We're developing a form where the user submits a large form - 40 fields plus - which needs to get mailed to two different admins (one with the actual content and one with some other information) but ...
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Channel Form - Conditionally Show Fields

Basically have a form to submit to a channel but need to show some extra fields depending on whether user clicks yes/no on a radio button. If yes then the hidden custom fields should appear. Has ...
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Is it safe to initiate a temporary session in plugin for use with the Channel Entries API?

I have a plugin that will accept posted form data from a member group and then create or update a channel entry which that member group is not given permission to post or update in (via the control ...
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Create User in the backend on channel form submission

I have a channel Retailers with channel fields: Title, Email, Country, etc.. On the front end the visitors on the site can enter information in this channel (if they are retailers) via the channel ...
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Category field in Channel Form prevents Tagger and Grid Fields from saving content

I have three channels I want to make available via channel form. All three channels work perfectly from the control panel. However on the front end in channel form only two work as they should. What ...
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Is there a way to validate statuses when using channel forms?

I'm trying to prevent users from changing statuses via the {exp:channel:form} tag, but there does not seem to be a built-in way to actually validate the status on form submission. I have tried using ...
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Channel Form Grid field with textarea is too wide

I have several grid fields with textareas in the grid. I found that on my front end form (channel form) they are too wide. Initially the field fits in the container element, but as soon as you add a ...
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Multiple custom matrix field in channel form issue

Working with Channel form, I have encountered some problems when working with multiple Matrix fields in a single edit form. [EE v2.7.3 and Matrix 2.5.10] When I work with "native" channel form ...
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Save one form data in two different channel

I have a form in one page which need to save in two different channel how it can be possible? using channel form
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Styling Channel form fields (P&T dropdown & File fields)

I'm having a slow day and I've not touched safecracker/channel forms for a while. I know I can use the short name to generate the fields within the channel form, but can someone point me in the ...
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expression engine 2.7 channel form tag captcha isn’t working

I have 2 forms that are using the channel form tag, not Freeform, and the CAPTCHA isn’t working. I have made sure all of the preferences have been addressed and that all paths to any images are ...
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Weird If statement behaviour inside channel:form

I'm building a page containing a channel form to allow users to edit their posts, and I thought I'd add an {if}...{/if} statement to prevent them editing other users' entries. The permissions on the ...
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Multiple Playa fields in Channel Form not updating

I am using {exp:zoo_visitor:update_form> on a rather large Profile page for members to update their details. It seems that you can only update one playa field at the time - I have experimented ...
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Low events, playa and safecracker. trying to isolate entries

Let me try to describe what i'm trying to achieve. First, some background: On this site journalists who want to visit events can apply via our website. The are logged in (zoo visitor) and can see an ...
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Channel Form - Multiple category checkboxes removes other when updated

I have a Channel Form (profile page) using the Zoo-Visitor module. The form contains multiple category entries with checkboxes but whenever one category is updated it removes the checked boxes from ...
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File Upload Filename Issues

I think I’ve found a possible bug when uploading files via a template form (both channel and Freeform Pro forms). When a file is uploaded with the same name as an existing file a number is appended ...