About Form2Content Forms & Fields

Form2Content forms are used to collect data to generate Joomla articles. Each content type has it's own form. Each form can have as many fields as you like. You can access the Fields Manager by clicking on the  in the Content Type Manager. Please read about article templating on how to get the data from the forms into your Joomla article.

Form2Content Field types

What are 'F2C fields' and which types are there?

In Form2Content 'submission forms' are used to collect the article data. These forms are custom made for every type of content. Adding fields to your form allows you to gather as much data as you want.

Any given (Joomla) article can consist of all types of data. Images, URLs, text, iFrame with content and lists are some examples. This data is collected using unlimited number of fields of over 15 types (PRO, fewer in LITE).

Fields are used to collect or refer to article data, presenting the data is done using F2C article templates.

The Form2Content fields

The following list is the types of fields which can be used to collect data for creating Joomla Articles.

In both F2C LITE & PRO



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.



Form2Content, a Joomla CCK Documentation © 2010 - 2015 Open Source Design | Powered by Form2Content