Form2Content Field types


Adding Google re-captcha to your form to prevent spam.

Date select field

Adding dates for events, birthdays or any other use has never been easier. Using Smarty modifiers you can easily translate the date to any (written) format.

Geocoder field

Translate an address to latitude/longitude using a simple lookup button on Google Maps.

Image field (F2C Pro)

Form2Content offers user friendly ways of including images into your Joomla article. Simple upload, re-size, crop and auto thumbnail features make life easy for you and your user.

Single line text (text box) field

One of the field types used most is the single line text, also known as a 'text box'. It can be used to submit anything from name, number, email to YouTube video ID. It is recommended to use the hyperlink field type for URL submission as it has http prefix check.

Database lookup (single MySQL query)

Use a database query to add a single select list to a F2C submission form. Can be used to generate 'relations/links' between Joomla articles. This field should only be used if you understand MySQL queries and have a thorough understanding of Form2Content templating.

Hyperlink field

The hyperlink field lets you add an URL to your content. Several options provide control over the output including a http(s) prefix check.

F2C Cheat-sheet

An overview of all template parameters (placeholders for your form data). These are used in your F2C intro and main template to parse the data from your submission forms into the Joomla article.



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