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How to make an application form?

Post by Qw3rty j r on Fri Nov 18, 2011 7:38 am

How do I make users enter information in BOXS with out them making a thread and submit them so I can view them also I noticed they made it in PHP where do I start coding this?

EXAMPLE:

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Re: How to make an application form?

Post by LGforum on Fri Nov 18, 2011 8:10 am

Forms are made in HTML. The actual handling of the form is done with PHP on the server. Or if you happen to have a server elsewhere, you could make the HTML and php on a different server and display it on your forum via iframe.

But if you dont, since you can't add files to the server or use PHP on forumotion, you will be better going with a free host.
I recommend this one: http://www.emailmeform.com/


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Re: How to make an application form?

Post by Qw3rty j r on Fri Nov 18, 2011 8:35 am

So how do I get started with the code? and how do I display it on my forum via iframe? and make it its own 'page'?

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Re: How to make an application form?

Post by LGforum on Fri Nov 18, 2011 12:21 pm

@me wrote:
Or if you happen to have a server elsewhere, you could make the HTML and php on a different server and display it on your forum via iframe.

So your going with this method?
You do realise if your going with this method you need a paid server with a proper web host? And you will need to write the HTML and PHP files yourself?
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Re: How to make an application form?

Post by Qw3rty j r on Fri Nov 18, 2011 8:49 pm

@LGforum wrote:
@me wrote:
Or if you happen to have a server elsewhere, you could make the HTML and php on a different server and display it on your forum via iframe.

So your going with this method?
You do realise if your going with this method you need a paid server with at proper web host? And you will need to write the HTML and PHP files yourself?

Nonononono, Im going with emailme

http://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/M0w5zJf9G7d69cK235Ad7Z

Am I able to plug it in to my website?

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Re: How to make an application form?

Post by Fitz on Sat Nov 19, 2011 4:00 am

hello ,

the iframe in the message looks like this ?

ex: http://foratest.forumpersos.com/t12-

and the result like this ?

ex: http://foratest.forumpersos.com/t25-

a simple HTML page from your forum is needed ...

ex: http://foratest.forumpersos.com/h3-

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Re: How to make an application form?

Post by LGforum on Sat Nov 19, 2011 5:26 am

Yes get the HTML, and then just paste it into a HTML page.
Since it gives the full HTML, you can remove their branding and fully customize the page.
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Re: How to make an application form?

Post by Qw3rty j r on Sat Nov 19, 2011 5:34 am

Where do the applications get sent to?

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Re: How to make an application form?

Post by LGforum on Sat Nov 19, 2011 6:14 am

The email which you provide on Emailmeform website.
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