You can create new on-line forms in the Forms application:
- Open the Forms application.
- Click New form.
- Enter the name of the form.
- Click Save.
You have created a new form. Now you can specify its properties or continue designing the form in one of two modes:
- Designing forms using the Form builder - visual, drag & drop style editor with limited set of options, designed for non-technical users.
- Designing forms using the Field editor - textual editor offering all the options available for the fields.
After you create an on-line form or when editing an on-line form, you can define the following properties (on the General tab):
Form display name
Name of the form used in the administration interface.
Form code name
Name that serves as an identifier for the form. For example, in code.
Name of the database table where this form's records are stored.
After the form is submitted
Sets the action that will be performed when a new record is submitted by a user:
Submit button text
Sets the caption of the button used to submit the form.
Submit button image
URL of an image that can be used instead of the submit button. If blank, a button with the text defined in the property above is displayed.