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

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Wygwam not populating itself on Channel:form at all?

Im running on php 5.6.2 with latest EE 2.9.2. I was about to use Wygwam for 2 form fields but first run with one field didnt come out nicely at all. I have tried to drop down all css, and such but no ...
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Cannot Format Date fieldtype in Channel Form

I've created a Date fieldtype in Channel Fields and want to display this date in a Channel Form without the time. For example, 5/19/14 8:19 AM, I only want to display: 5/19/14. I thought the EE date ...
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EE member management with multiple groups

What are the recommended modules for managing members in channel entries that can have different member groups and member fields? Zoo Visitor seems to only have one group available - no use. ...
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Expresso Store throws PHP error when updating product entry via Channel Form

I've got a project involving Expresso Store, where I'm attempting to simplify the process of updating store products and stock (for the owners of the website) by going outside the ExpressionEngine ...
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Add Dropdown in Channel Form

I've created Select Dropdown fieldtype and populated it manually. How do I display the select in a channel form? The EE documentation states: This creates a standard HTML drop-down list. However ...
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How do I save an unfinished blog?

I am adding a blog, but I have to attend a meeting. How do I save the blog without actually publishing it to my website. I click on submit and it automatically is published. Thx
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Channel Entry edit notification using safecracker

Channel Entry edit notification not working using safecracker. Other emails are being sent but not when an entry is edited using safecracker.
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Does channel videos work with channel form

I am trying to add an SAEF for members to upload videos and currently have channel videos, does anyone know if it works and what the template code would be. Thanks
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Channel Form - not saving Data

I'm building out a multipage form using Channel form. Page one of the form works, saves data and creates the Title & URL title correctly. However page 2 and onward does not save any data. However ...
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Channel Form and Matrix - not saving Data

I'm building out a multiple page channel form which was working fine until I got to where I need to use a Grid/Matrix field. I was unable to find documentation on how to customize the look of Grid so ...
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How to achieve dynamic products using front-end form

We are doing a web app using ExpressionEngine where users create events (on the front end). Participants can register as an individual participant and participants can also register in groups of 2-5, ...
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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 ...