Articles tagged “Web Form Builder”

Using Regular Expressions as CAPTCHA

This may seem hard at first because you are getting into uncharted territory with regular expressions. But once you see the process it really is not that tough. :)  Step 1:  Drag...

Responsive Form Themes

Web Form Builder is the first form program in the world to offer responsive designs. What's "responsive," you ask? A responsive web design is one that responds to the size of...

S-Drive Academy: Mailing Lists

An Effective Mailing List: The Bread & Butter of the Web (And with Web Form Builder and MailChimp, a lot of easy fun, too!) How do you gather contact information and engage...

S-Drive Academy: Mailing Lists (Part 2)

Build Your Mailing List Like a Boss. Good to see you again! Last time we got you started on the idea of building a mailing list. Hope you really thought about it and realized what a...

How do I make my Pop-Up form transparent?

Ever used the pop-up form function in Web Form Builder? It makes your form pop up over a webpage that it's emedded in. If you want that pop-up to be transparent, you need to make a few simple...

Chapter 2: Designing a Form

Just a note before we get started: There are many different ways you can perform the functions we’ll explain in this tutorial. For example, to save your form—which you should often be doing....

Add Form Builder to Shopping Cart Creator for custom user information.

Have a form and want to add it to Shopping Cart Creator, no problem, we're here to help. Please note that the form will not submit with your cart, it will be a separate entity, so you may...

How do I configure Web Form Builder for use with PayPal Sandbox?

If you want to use PayPal Sandbox with Web Form Builder, there is a small change that you will need to make to one of the PHP scripts.  Please note, this does not work if your form is hosted...

Saving Data Tab in Web Form Builder

With Web Form Builder, you have the ability to log your form results into a CSV (coma seperated value) file as well as a MySQL database (SQL not supported).     Save to a...

Digital Signature

Digital Signatures is easy to use and can be used to authenticate the identity of the sender of a message or the signer of a document. By following the steps outlined below you will be up and...

Patch System Registry for Invalid Mime-Type

Web Form Builder requires a properly set mime-type for CSS files that is stored in your system registry. If this key is not set correctly, it will create problems not only for Web Form Builder,...

Chapter 1: Getting to know the Web Form Builder Workspace

Here’s a quick overview of the major features of the Web Form Builder workspace: Web Form Builder Workspace Numbered overview of WFB workspace: (1) The toolbar:...

Chapter 3: S-Drive Forms

CoffeeCup S-Drive is our take on web hosting. It features a set of integrated services that simplify the process of creating and maintaining your online presence. They provide just about...

Why Do Form Elements Look Different in Certain Browsers?

When you publish a form with Web Form Builder, not everyone will see the exact same results. This is just the nature of the web, as no two browsers (or even versions of a browser) render HTML and...

Creating a custom options list in Web Form Builder

Many of you may not know this, but there is a hidden feature in Web Form Builder that allows you to create your own custom options lists. These predefined lists are used for Checkboxes, Radio...

Understanding ReCAPTCHA in Web Form Builder

Web Form Builder comes with a built-in security system if you choose to use it: The reCAPTCHA box. You've seen them on the web before, and likely used a few of these genius little boxes....

How to Configure the "Show Element" Property

When people are filling out your forms, not every element needs to show. Sometimes an element needs to only pop up when some other property is selected. Or maybe you want an element to disappear...

Setting Up an S-Drive Account in Web Form Builder

The easiest way to get your form online is by entering your CoffeeCup account information in the Form Publishing tab of the Settings menu. Trust us, it literally takes seconds to set up and...

Use Web Form Builder to Create a Guest Book with Streams

Want a guestbook on your S-Drive Site? Here's how to use your Stream as a guest book powered by a form built in Web Form Builder. Create your form in Web Form Builder, including any...

Form Limits in the S-Drive Dashboard

Web Form Builder gives you all the tools to build powerful web forms with little to no design or HTML experience. S-Drive Forms gives you a home for those forms without needing your own web...

Regular Expressions in Web Form Builder

Web Form Builder 1.2 introduces the Reg. Expression element. This is a very versatile element that allows a wide range of custom uses, from an "Only Letters" field to an "eBay...

How to manually adjust the Time Zone settings in Web Form Builder

Web Form Builder sends emails using the UTC time zone format. Soon we'll have a feature that allows you to adjust for your local time zone, but with just a small modifiction to a php file,...

Regular Expression Examples

This is a list of more advanced regular expressions that can be used with the Regular Expression element in Web Form Builder 1.2+. Don't know what a regular expression is or how to use...

How to increase maximum file upload size

Web Form Builder has a maximum file upload size of 8129kB per file upload button. The reason why we have a file size limit is because the majority  of shared hosting companies out there...

Displaying Your Form as a Pop-Up

Embedding a form in a webpage or linking directly to it on its own page are easy, traditional ways for people to use your web forms. But with the release of Web Form Builder 2.1, there is a third...

The HTML Element in Web Form Builder

The HTML element in Web Form Builder allows you to enter practically any HTML code you wish to include in your form. This means that you can include HTML content, in-line CSS styling, and...

Overriding the default "from:" address in Web Form Builder

By default, any emails you receive will come from formname@domain.com (where "formname" is the saved name of your form and "domain.com" is your publishing domain). However,...

A script on this page is causing Internet Explorer to run slowly

When you try to publish or export your form using Web Form Builder, this alert may appear: Here's a quote from Microsoft that helps explain this error: " Because some...

Web Form Builder Quick Start Guide

Web form Builder creates powerful forms in a drag-and-drop workspace that feels natural. Build any form you can dream up by choosing from 21 form elements and dozens of behind-the-scenes settings...

MailChimp Compatibility Errors

Web Form Builder has a lot of mailing list options, and most of them must be entirely compatible with those required by MailChimp in order for your form to properly interface with your mailing...