×
Blue Eagle 1.5.2 Released (11 Dec 2018)

The Kunena team has announce the arrival of Kunena Blue Eagle 1.5.2 which is now available for download as a native Joomla extension for Kunena 5.1. This version addresses most of the issues that were discovered in K 1.5.1 and issues discovered during the development stages of K 1.5.2.

Question Form submits as Posts

More
2 years 4 months ago #1 by frobtek
Is there a setting or plugin that will allow a category child to be a form, that when submitted would be a post in that sub-forum?

(running Joom 3.6 and KF 4.0.11)

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
2 years 4 months ago #2 by frobtek
Replied by frobtek on topic Form submits as Posts
I found the Integrator for BreezingForms Lite.
I have got the form now submitting to the correct DB table, which effectively creates a post.

Now here are my issues:
1. How do you input dynamic values?
- I added several hidden elements to my form so I could manually assign static values (i.e. category value, to get it to put the post in the correct place), but now things like the timestamp and subject require dynamic values, and I'm unsure how to do that. (I'm assuming it has something to do w/ the individual code per Incoming=>outgoing data integration line.)

2. How do you concatenate several Form elements into a single database field?
- I need this to show up as a post and it doesn't seem to add them together if you set multiple incoming elements to a single outgoing database field.

3. Formatting the post.
-Once the raw data is being submitted, how do you change the aesthetics?

I haven't found any extensive documentation for the integrator, so I'm not sure where else to go. If anyone wants to help, that'd be awesome!

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

  • Not Allowed: to create new topic.
  • Not Allowed: to reply.
  • Not Allowed: to add attachements.
  • Not Allowed: to edit your message.
Time to create page: 0.065 seconds