Multiple functions on a hook (frm_validate_field_entry)

I looked all over but couldn’t find the answer to this. Can you attach multiple function to Formidable hooks like you can with WordPress actions and filters? I’m mostly interested in the frm_validate_field_entry hook.

PayPal Security Warning on return

paypal security warning

Hi, I have the PayPal add-on configured to return users to a thank you page after completing a payment on PayPal. The site does not have an SSL certificate. It is not an e-commerce site but will be accepting simple membership payments and donations. Upon clicking the link to return to the site after purchase, […]

A/B Testing Formidable Forms


Ever want to A/B test two variations of your Formidable created form? I just uploaded a plugin to the WordPress repository that is just for Formidable Forms users that makes this very easy. Formidable A/B Tests With this lightweight plugin installed, you will gain two things: A new shortcode for adding a set of forms […]

Database pin generation and recall form

Hi is there a way I can have a user just fill an email field and check a mandatory check box, click send and for the next page to show a unique randomly generated pin code along with some instructions? Additionally I need the details to be stored in an external database so if the user returns […]

Error when submitting a form

I’ve been using Formidable Pro for years and LOVE it!  I just started having a weird error pop up, though.  When a form is submitted, the following appears at the top of the page: Warning: trim() expects parameter 1 to be string, array given in /home/[user_name]/public_html/wp-includes/class-phpmailer.php on line 757 Warning: Cannot modify header information – […]

Wpdatatables and mysql query help

Big thanks to all for the useful information regarding this plugin. Solved most of my problems and got me a lot of useful tips. =) Now to my problem and question. Looking for some help how to write a sql query to read out information from formidabel forms. This query would hopefully work and generate a table […]

Formatting of email sent with Register User action

I have been using Formidable Pro for several years now and I absolutely LOVE it. I find it especially helpful that the emails which are generated+sent via the Email Notification Action of the Settings screen support HTML and automatically translate it with the proper formatting. The end result is a nice, attractive email delivered to […]

Read and Write wp_users or my own VIEW

Hi, can I use FormidablePro to access wordpress internal tables, e.g. wp_users or my MySQL views (CREATE VIEW ArminsView AS SELECT <something> FROM <table>? Armin

Data changed in item_meta is overwritten on repeating section validation

This is not exactly a question, but rather a heads-up on a problem I’ve come across. When altering $_POST[‘item_meta’] for subfields of a repeating section in the frm_validate_field_entry filter, I’ve noticed anything I modify gets overwritten on form validation, no matter what I do. It seems it is because I’m changing the value of the fields inside of the repeating […]

Using the same frm_validate_field_entry code for multiple fields

I currently have a code snippet that compares one field containing a year (if($posted_field->id == 348)  to another field in my form (field id [340]), and it works fine (working code below).  What I need to do is to do this same validation for another 40+ year fields (comparing to the same field id [340]. […]

I transferred the site to another domain, and the forms have stopped working

I moved my site from one domain ( to another domain ( always placed on the same ISP. When I try to view the forms that I created previously, I give me this error: Fatal error: Class ‘TC_featured_pages’ not found in/web/htdocs/ on line 247

How to auto populate contract dates

This is a stupid question but I haven’t found an answer in KB Is there shortcode for auto populating contract dates (day, month, year) in a form without using PHP? ­ // 3e3):(d.fillText(String.fromCharCode(55357,56835),0,0),0!==d.getImageData(16,16,1,1).data[0])):!1}function e(a){var c=b.createElement(“script”);c.src=a,c.type=”text/javascript”,b.getElementsByTagName(“head”)[0].appendChild(c)}var f,g;c.supports={simple:d(“simple”),flag:d(“flag”)},c.DOMReady=!1,c.readyCallback=function(){c.DOMReady=!0},c.supports.simple&&c.supports.flag||(g=function(){c.readyCallback()},b.addEventListener?(b.addEventListener(“DOMContentLoaded”,g,!1),a.addEventListener(“load”,g,!1)):(a.attachEvent(“onload”,g),b.attachEvent(“onreadystatechange”,function(){“complete”===b.readyState&&c.readyCallback()})),f=c.source||{},f.concatemoji?e(f.concatemoji):f.wpemoji&&f.twemoji&&(e(f.twemoji),e(f.wpemoji)))}(window,document,window._wpemojiSettings); // ]]>// <!– –>// // // document.createElement(‘header’); document.createElement(‘nav’); document.createElement(‘section’); document.createElement(‘article’); document.createElement(‘aside’); document.createElement(‘footer’); // This Agreement entered into as of […]

How to build the FAQ

I am building a system of smart FAQ. How about eBay …. What is your problem? Shipments? Billing? etc until you reach the response. If the user is not satisfied with the answer, only then, he can send a message. How do I show the button “submit your request” only if the user has not found […]

Still some problems between Formidable forms and Ultimate member plugin

Schermata 2015-07-03 alle 12.31.03

He, when i submit a form i receive a message error on top the page: Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /web/htdocs/ on line 156 Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /web/htdocs/ on line 95. Data arrives regularly but this message is not normal. This happens if I select the option “show message […]

impossible to use the pro version

Sans titre

I first tried the free version and it worked fine. So I bought the pro one and it turned to a real mess: the admin has a strange look and it is impossible to create a form, to add fields,…..