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Is it possible to choose which channel a safecracker form should post to if you leave the safecracker's channel to ="" and then having a radio selection of the channel_id's??

is this even possible?

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You can do this with jQuery. The channels will all need to use the same field group.

When you add the channel parameter channel="" to your exp:safecracker tag, the tag renders that in the template as a hidden field with that channel's id number as the value. For example:

  <input type="hidden" name="channel_id" value="7" />

You can change this value as needed with JS. I created a jsFiddle with working code that will get you started.

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  • I'm getting errors thrown before I can even add the channel dynamically through JS. Should I start with a default channel first? Jan 18 '13 at 4:25
  • Yes add a default channel
    – Anna_MediaGirl
    Jan 18 '13 at 4:47

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