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Outputting Form fields to mysql table
August 11, 2011
6:14 pm
Vienna
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I just installed cforms on a Wordpress 3.2.1 site.

 

I am modifying an Events Registration form created in a custom plugin for a new event.

 

I have existing tables of values which are consulted. The users are a closed group, employees of pharmacies in Austria or Germany. They must log in with a username and password that is referenced in a database table I already have.  Logging in that way also checks a database value for that particular pharmacy that specifies how many employees can register. If it finds a 2 then the same form will be allowed to create two registrations of two separate employees.

 

Can Cforms be modified to pull values from a mysql table?

 

And, can each submission also be written to a separate table simultaneously inside the database?  I have a table where the previous form vales were saved. I would like the array which cforms does to also insert the values into a custom table that auto-increments.

 

So, for instance, when I have a checkbox group which permits more than one checked option to be submitted, the choices will be placed in a specific varchar field with commas separating the text values selected when submitted.

 

I have other questions but I will let them go for now.  I see hooks for actions that can be performed at various stages of data submission.  I am presuming they will have something to do with answering this question.

 

Thank you for your help!

 

Wien

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