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Form from Scratch

How to Create a Form

Design Form:

  • Add the module Live Forms
  • Select Manage action link (from the module)
  • Drag Fields from left to Design Area

Note:  Dropping Fields to design area will save automatically, buttons on top allows sharing of form, view form options, and styling properties.

3 Field Sections:

  • Basic (includes building blocks for simple to complex forms)
  • Common (includes pre-defined fields)
  • Survey (includes matrix, scale rating, and star rating to create survey forms, and page breaks)

All fields can be rearranged by dragging up and down.



Update Labels and Properties:

  • Edit Field Labels by clicking on them. Also, when clicking on a field the properties show-up in the toolbar above for customization.


Set Up Notification Email and Thank You

  • All form submissions are automatically saved in the database and can be viewed in Submissions, this tab appears after a submission has been submitted






  • A default thank you message also appears if you do not specify one. To customize click Options > Thank You



Set-Up Responder and Notifications

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Updated on Wed, 14 Oct 2020 by DNN Con