Create "Hello World" Form

Q

What are the steps to create a simple form on Form Tools? I just started to learn how to use Form Tools.

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A

The first step to lean Form Tools is to create a "Hello World" form. Here is what you can do.

1. Go to http://127.0.0.1/formtools with a Web browser. You should see the Form Tools Login page.

2. Enter "fyicenter" and "h@r0ng" to log in as the administrator. You should see the Admin home page.

3. Click "Forms > Add Form" on the left menu. You should see the Add Form page.

4. Click "SELECT" in the "Internal" section to create an "internal" form. You should see the form creation page.

5. Enter the following:

Form Name: Hello World
Number of Fields: 5
Access: Public

6. Click "Add Form" button. You should see form details divided into tabs.

7. Click "Fields" and enter 5 fields.

Display Text   Form Field   Field type
------------   ----------   ----------
Name           name         Textbox
Phone          phone        Phone Number
Text           text         Textarea
Document       document     WYSIWYG
DOB            dob          Date

8. Click "Update" to finish updating the form.

9. Click "Forms" on the left menu. You should see the "Hello World" form listed with 0 data submissions.

Form Tools - Form Field Page
Form Tools - Form Field Page

 

Fill in "Hello World" Form

Creating First Form - Hello Form

Creating First Form - Hello Form

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