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Chapter 6: Editing Confirm and Notification Emails

With the ever changing world of web design and ever growing mobile market, your form notifications need to be crisp and responsive. By making this change, you are allowing customers to access the...

Contact Lists in Web Form Builder

Good day to you, web form building enthusiast! Want to use a drop-down menu as a contact list? Notice that "Use as Contact List" checkbox under the Drop Down element? Let's take...

Create a Guest Book in VSD

Did you know that you can create a guest book on your VSD-built website using a form built in Web Form Builder and the power of S-Drive Streams? Here's how it's done. Step 1: Create...

Creating Your Own Web Form Builder Themes

With the release of Web Form Builder 2.2 and higher, you can create your own themes and edit existing ones. There are lots of reasons to create a new theme: Make changes to a theme you...

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...

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...

Editing a Custom Form Theme for OS X

So you want to create your own theme? Great! All you need to do is create a new theme, edit the default.css file until it's styled the way you like, and put all your referenced images in the...

Editing a Custom Form Theme for Windows

So you want to create your own theme? Great! All you need to do is create a new theme, edit the default.css file until it's styled the way you like, and put all your referenced images in the...

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...

How can I publish a form to my own server?

Publishing your form to your own server is as easy as 1-2-3. To set this up, go to the File Menu > Export > Manual Server Setup . This will then generate all of your form files that...

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...

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...

How to Add a Form to Your Page

So, you want to add your form to a web editor such as the Web Editor, HTML Editor, or Dreamweaver huh? Well, here are three options to help you on your way. Option1 :...

How to Add Flash Objects to Visual Site Designer.

Follow these steps to add a Flash object created in one of our Flash programs ( Photo Gallery , Web JukeBox , etc.) to a Visual Site Designer page. You will need to have both applications open....

How to configure MailChimp

Mailing list support is without a doubt a snazzy and useful feature in Web Form Builder. When you set up a mailing list, you can use your form to collect information from people to be used on a...

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...

How to Customize a Manual Captcha Box

You can configure Web Form Builder to use the reCAPTCHA system to validate a user's human-ness by choosing either Automatic (S-Drive Only) or Manual from the Captcha drop-down in the...

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...

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,...

How to Manually Confirm Your SMTP Settings for Web Form Builder

After manually exporting your files to your server you'll need to manually edit the user.cfg.php file located with your form files. In this document you will find the following information....

How to Prevent the Browser from Zooming In on a Flash Object

By default, Flash objects do not automatically scale the same way images and text do when you use the browser zoom option to enlarge your text. To make this work, you just need to make a...

I Get a T_OBJECT_OPERATOR Error when Submitting a Form

If you've published/uploaded your form to your server and are testing it, you might see an error that looks similar to this when clicking the submit button: Parse error : syntax error,...

I Get an Error When I Try to Open the Help File.

If you get an error message when trying to open the PDF Help file, it is probably because you don't have a PDF reader installed on your computer. Here's a list of free PDF readers you can...

Incorporating a form into Access Manager

With the latest version of Website Access Manager, you can now directly connect your registration from with the software to create your own online registration form. Step 1: First we need...

Input error: k: Format of site key was invalid

If you load your form and you see this error message where the reCAPTCHA box should be: Input error: k: Format of site key was invalid This means your CAPTCHA settings are still set to...

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...

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,...

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,...

Preparing a New Windows Web Form Builder Theme

So you've decided to make your own Web Form Builder theme, eh? Excellent! First you need to do a little bit of prep work. This tutorial will show you how to create a new theme so you don't...

Publishing a Form to S-Drive with Web Form Builder

Publishing your forms to the web is easy when you use Web Form Builder's built-in S-Drive integration. Your forms are hosted on our servers and available to the entire world—plus, your...