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

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EEv4 - Relationship fields to child fields on Channel Entry Form?

I’m back to EEv4 after many many years away and totally new relationship fields etc and could use some how-to advice from the hive mind! I’m working on a small hobby project. I’m building a mobile ...
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Channel form: multiple entries

What would be the best way to create multiple entries? In short: I'm working on a website where an entry always contains 1 image. No more, no less. An entry without an image can't be published. All ...
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Channel Form and Grid Images : AJAX

Having an issue where my form is losing all image values on a grid when saving via AJAX. I have the parameters on my channel form as json="yes" include_assets="yes" Is the issue that I'm sending via ...
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“File not found” error when uploading a file with Channel Form using multi site manager (MSM)

We recently upgraded from EE2 to EE3. We have forms where users can upload a PDF-file. User-related data are stored in a seperate EE-site. Worked with channel forms and worked perfectly. When ...
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Channel Form for guests does not work at all

EE 2.XX (yes, we will upgrade after a crucial addon can be replaced. We have a problem with a Channel Form that just refuses to work with not inlogged guest members. Problem: The Form Submit button ...
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EE3 Channel Forms: Save as Draft & Publish Buttons

I would like to give users the option to "Save as Draft" or "Publish" at the end of a Channel Forms entry. Is there a way to attach a status to a button? Has anyone done something like this?
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What is a mew Channel Form entry_id

When creating a new Channel Entry with a Channel Form, how/where does the entry_id get created? Is there a way to pre-determine the entry_id before submitting the Channel form?
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Channel Entry Form not found

I've picked up some work on a site (EEv2.8.1) which requires a channel entry form so users can publish their own channel entries. It's been a long, long time since I have worked with this area of a ...
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change author channel form

I have a channel_form where users can edit an existing entry. They can for instance change the status of the entry. I would like to show who edited the entry for the last time. How can I change the ...
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Channel and email forms are not working after EE upgrade from v1.6.8 to v3.5.12

Recently, I upgraded an old EE website from v1.6.8 to latest version 3.5.12. It was complex upgrade but did successfully. Now I am facing problem with Channel and Email Contact forms. Both forms aren'...
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how to validate multi select filed (HTML array) with channel form

I was trying to validate multi select field with Channel form validation rules to avoid inspector editing rules:subscription_package[]="required|min_length[5]|integer" but it is not working with ...
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Channel Form and Structure URL listing

When I create an entry via channel form, even if I introduce <p>Structure URI: <input type="text" name="structure_uri" /></p> With the same value as my url title it does not ...
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Choosing the guest user for a channel form

I've gone through these http://dotmeta.com/expressionengine/guide/ee-2101/add-ons/channel/channel_form/index.html http://dotmeta.com/expressionengine/guide/ee-2101/add-ons/channel/channel_form/...
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How to bind code when you delete a row with Grid?

I'm trying to figure out how to run some jquery after you click trash can icon to delete a row in grid. I have ajax code I have to run if you delete a row. EE has code in there that probably has ...
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Render/Submit multiple channel entries on one page

I'm looking to render a list of channel forms of the same page. So something like this: {exp:channel:entries channel="my_channel" limit="5" } {exp:channel:form entry_id="{entry_id}...
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Channel Form page doesn't load for guests

I'm trying to figure out how to allow guests to fill out a channel form and add entries. Based off docs I went into channel settings and clicked on "Allow Guest Submissions" and I chose a default ...
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Get field name within Channel form

Is there a way to show the name of the field in the front end (via Channel Form)? There's the Name and short_name.. I want to put the whole "question" in the field Name rather than type it in the ...
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Channel Form: Is there a bug with the control panel link included in emails?

Morning all, I've developed a site on dev.domain.com and have since transferred to www.domain.com. I've updated all URL's in the new site to use www rather than dev but when someone completes the ...
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error_handling=“inline” does not work in channel form

I'm trying to display errors inline in a channel form but with no result. When i submit the form without any data, it just refreshes the page and submits nothing. Had a search for an answer and it is ...
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Parent Category in dropdown in a channel form is not automatically assigned

I have i channel form with a dropdown menu which displays parent and child categories. When i choose one subcategory and submit the form, the parent category is not automatically selected even though ...
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Email notification from channel form

I need to send an email notification to an specific address after channel form is submited.. The email address depend on the selection of a field in the form.. I know there's might be a hook for that ...
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EE3 Channel Form with grid field

I'm trying to create fontend channel form page with a Grid field that has 3 columns. I've tried different variations but don't seem to get it working correctly. I have the css linked in my header &...
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Nested checkbox/radio in channel form

Is it possible to nest manually constructed checkbox/radio.. Check my code.. {options:source_de_revenu} {if option_value == 'autre'} <div class="small-12 large-6 ...
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How to email contents of a Channel Form submission with EE3x

I set up a channel form with all custom fields... Is there an option to send an email to a recipient with all those values upon submission? This seems like it would be such a common feature people ...
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Email notification for Channel Form entries only, not CP entries

I'm on EE3, with a channel where admins post via CP, while guests/member post via Channel Form. Entries posted via the form will be marked with "To Review" status. Is it possible to set up email ...
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Add to cart: “Store: Can't find product (entry ID: 3242, modifiers [])”

I found a question posted based on the same error, but my issue happens in a different scenario. Example: I have "Product A" with status "Status 1". Adding it to cart works as expected. When I use ...
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External Website Post to EE Entries

I have never worked with another Third Party System before that prefers to push data to me than provide an API to just pull that data down as needed - but they have their reasons they say! On that ...
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Channel Form, make Captcha field required

I'm using EE 2.9 and have the form below, can you make the Captcha field required? {exp:channel:form channel="test" return="test/thank-you" logged_out_member_id="1" dynamic_title="[question]" status="...
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SOLVED: Displaying a channel form to post entries for the first time

Am trying to display a channel form for members, restricting the number of entries based on member group, within a date range. The problem is if there are no results. Need to display the form if ...
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Displaying Channel Form based on member group, number of entries/channel within a date range

I am trying to run a conditional which displays a "can't post" message if the member of a group_id 1 had previously posted 2 entries in a channel. Otherwise, it displays a channel form to post an ...
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Channel form error with grid file field, comma in file name

I'm running into a problem using Channel Forms on EE 3.4.4 with a file field inside a grid. If the filename contains a comma it will initially submit but subsequent saves return an error message: '...
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Field Pack Dropdown Channel Form Problem

The following code doesn't work. <label for="intent_of_posting">Intent of Posting</label> <select name="intent_of_posting" id="intent_of_posting"> {options:intent_of_posting} ...
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Discussion Forum

Is there any way to make the discussion forum have better clean URLs? At the moment it defaults to /forum/viewforum/7/, but it would be nice to have something like /forum/viewforum/expressionengine/...
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Creating entry with channel entries api, redirecting to empty view page

I am on EE 2.11.2, and I am using the Channel Entries API to create a new channel entry after a user submits a form on the front-end. It saves the entry just fine, but when I redirect the user to the ...
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Channel Entry Hooks not POST-ing fields

EE 3.4.2 Working on an EE3 Extension. I am able to utilize the channel_form_entry_form_tagdata_start to inject the custom field I need to for my Extension. This is a simple field (text) that is ...
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Channel form entry status always set to closed

I have a site that I recently upgraded, and converted a safecracker form to a channel form. Since the upgrade, every entry posted through the form has its status set to closed, no matter what the ...
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channel entries loop doesn't display entries added by channel form when their status is closed

I made a channel form. In the CP I configured the "allow guests to submit entries" and choose a guest default user in the list. In the channel preferences I choose "closed" as default status for new ...
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Issue setting entry_date via channel form

I'm getting a problem with the entry_date field when creating an entry via a channel form. I have set the following parameters on the channel form: include_jquery="no" include_assets="no" ...
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EE Channel Form datepicker / calendar issue

i'm having trouble getting the EE channel form datepicker to show the calendar so the user can select a date/time. I have included the necessary css/js for channel_forms as well as running jQuery 1....
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Error: This form has expired. Please refresh and try again

I am using Channel Form to submit an entry here. However, when a user submits the form, they get the following error: This form has expired. Please refresh and try again. The site is running EE 2....
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Modifying an entry by Channel Form throwing a PHP error : Call to a member function head_link()

I have a very simple Channel Form on my page : {exp:channel:entries channel="accueil" limit="1"} {exp:channel:form channel="accueil" entry_id="{entry_id}" require_entry="yes" return="accueil/...
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Channel forms {error:my_field_name} with parameter error_handling=“inline” doesn't display errors

I cannot make {error:my_field_name} to work. It is like it doesn't parse. Here is my code : {exp:channel:form channel="mychannel" return="test/index" error_handling="inline"} <div> <...
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Channel form does not set Structure URL title

When I submit an entry through my Channel Form, the regular old URL Title is being populated correctly, but there is no entry for Structure URL Title. Aren't these two things supposed to synchronize ...
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jQuery version conflict in channel form / zoo visitor

I have a zoo visitor (1.3.34) registration form on EE 2.10.3 with a multiple relationship field. This field get rederred and I can select relationships when this default parameter is in use ...
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Using Channel Form to populate VMG Chosen Member Field with member_id

Can't seem to figure out how to add members via Channel Form to a VMG Chosen Member field. Members need to be able to sign up for a session of their choosing on the front-end and be associated with ...
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Channel form submit / return issues

I'm currently trying to do quite a few things with Channel Form - unfortunately all of a sudden I'm starting to get some odd things happening. Instead of the page submitting nicely the url is doing ...
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How do I upload a file from my template to my Channel Files field?

Apologies if this has already been asked and answered, but I couldn't find any tangible example on how to actually do this. All I'm trying to do is create a template in ExpressionEngine, and upload a ...
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How to build a “featured content” system?

I want to provide a way for content managers to easily select and unselect "Featured Content" (choosing from existing entries) on our EE site. This content would come from about four channels, all of ...
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Show PDF stored above root

In our project, logged in users on the front-end upload PDFs that get saved above root for security purposes. Currently we're using Channel Files for this and obfuscating the file location. We are ...
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EE2 Channel Form: How to keep value in checkbox category?

I am (again) struggling with how to keep the value in a Channel Form when showing category as checkboxes. There are quite a few posts here but I seem not to find the answer. Please, who can help me ...