Posts Tagged ‘Web Forms For Marketers’

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An Introduction to Sitecore 9 Forms: Creating Forms and Adding to Existing Pages

Welcome to the first installment of the Sitecore 9 Forms series. This series of articles will cover the use and customization of the new Forms module. We’ll begin with the basics and review how to create a form and add it to an existing page.

Sitecore Symposium 2017: The New Sitecore Forms

This session was led by Pieter Brinkman and Hylke Heidstra from Sitecore. They showed some of the new features in the new Sitecore Forms for Sitecore 9. This session was in a very large room and was standing room only! Lots of people wanted to know more about this new module. Here are my notes […]

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SCORE 2.0 Component Assembly 101, Part 2: Form Components

In my first post in this series, we walked through the process of building a simple component. Let’s go a bit further now and build something very useful in Sitecore: a custom form. While a module like Web Forms for Marketers can definitely help you build forms, it can be heavy handed and sometimes doesn’t quite fit the bill. That’s where form components come in. Luckily, BrainJocks SCORE has a few features and patterns that can help you out, and keep your content authors happy at the same time.

Sitecore WFFM – View Compilation Error after Upgrade to 8.1

After fixing the controller not found exception following our client’s recent upgrade to Web Forms for Marketers 8.1, all of our forms continued to throw an exception on load: Compilation Error. CS0104: ‘Constants’ is an ambiguous reference between ‘Sitecore.Forms.Mvc.Constants’ and ‘SitecoreDemo.Constants’. Web Forms for Marketers installs several views and editor templates into your Sitecore installation at […]

Sitecore WFFM – Controller Not Found after Upgrade to 8.1

We recently upgraded one of our clients from Sitecore 8.0 to Sitecore 8.1 and had to upgrade to Web Forms for Marketers 8.1 rev. 160304 as part of the upgrade. After upgrading WFFM, all of our forms started to throw the following exception: The controller for path ‘{{form path}}’ could not be found. The project has a custom Controller Factory that uses […]

Web Forms For Marketers, MVC, and the Sitecore Page Editor

It all starts with a series of problems – I want a Sitecore instance in MVC, I want to use Web Forms For Marketers (WFFM) with the MVC context, and I want my content authoring experience through the page editor to be straight forward. Well, thanks to this blog post from Chris van de Steeg, […]

Sitecore Web Forms For Marketers – Site Terms Agreement

I am currently working to take a client’s existing Sitecore instance and internationalize their commerce functions. The current Sitecore multi-site instance shares a common codebase and the Web Forms For Marketers (WFFM) module installation. To adhere to legal requirements, visitors to the site must agree to the client’s terms and privacy policy when downloading content through […]