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Why I can't see my forms/templates in the Sitecore Forms application?

Basically, I had to rebuild my index(es). I noticed some errors logged on the Solr Admin page, but after rebuilding all indexes, I can see my forms and templates:
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Sitecore 9 Form Module vs WFFM

WFFM and Sitecore forms are quite different in their implementation and the user interface for managing the forms in Sitecore. Both provide a fairly full-featured form building module. Sitecore forms ...
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How to show success message in Sitecore 9 Forms?

You can relatively easily achieve this. On the form editor navigate to Form Elements panel and find Structure accordion. There you have “Page” element. Drag-and-drop 2 pages to your form. So the ...
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Pre-populate fields in Sitecore 9 Forms

In Sitecore 9.0 it is not possible OOTB. However, in Sitecore 9.1 they did announce field prefilling as a new feature so if upgrading when this version becomes available (should be very soon now) is ...
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No Send Email Submit Action in Sitecore Forms Module

Sitecore Forms module on Sitecore 9 Initial release comes with only 5 Submit Actions OOTB. Trigger Goal, Trigger Campaign Activity, Trigger Outcome, Redirect to Page and Save Data To send email on ...
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Sitecore Forms email field validation message is showing in English instead of Korean language

This is a known issue in Forms as it uses the default jQuery validation and there are no any localized scripts on custom language translations ootb. The issue is seen on the email validator - as long ...
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Custom Submit Action Sitecore 9 Forms

The reason your Execute() method is not being hit is due to the use of string parameter type of your SubmitActionBase. There is a check in this base class if there parameters passed from your Submit ...
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No forms are displaying in Sitecore 9 Forms area

Here is the answer my Sitecore community. Thanks to Sitecore Support! Wrong Forms folder ID. Somewhere along the check-in source control travels someone must have deleted the original Forms folder, ...
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Where is the data saved on Submit action in Sitecore Forms?

You cannot see data directly in Sitecore (except of exporting them to CSV file). You can see stored data in SQL Server in sitecoreInstanceName_ExperienceForms database. There are two tables: ...
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How to get both text and value of a dropdown from Sitecore form?

Assuming you're asking about Sitecore 9 Forms, if you have the value, you can get the selected text of a dropdown field like this: if (field is DropDownListViewModel) { DropDownListViewModel ...
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How to add rich text to Sitecore Forms?

You could check the Forms Extension my colleague Bart released: https://github.com/bartverdonck/Sitecore-Forms-Extensions. It includes a "RawHtml" field that can be used to output unescaped ...
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Does Sitecore encrypt the information it captures from forms in the new Sitecore Forms?

By default, no it does not. I created a simple form, added the Save Data save action and checked the database. It was not encrypted. I'm off to dig a little deeper to find if this is a setting ...
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Creating custom data attribute for Sitecore form fields

For your requirement you can either create new Single-line text field or you can update in existing Single-line text field. I am focusing on existing one. Below are the steps: Move to the location /...
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Analytics.Tracker.Current is null in Sitecore 9 Update-1 Forms submit action with "Next" navigation step

I received feedback from Sitecore support: The mentioned behavior is expected because the tracker should be only triggered upon a submit as it is expensive to keep it alive after navigating to the ...
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Migrating WFFM to Sitecore 9 Forms Module

Sitecore Forms and WFFM are 2 different modules that happen to handle the same functionality (forms). There is no migration path available and at the moment there is no mention of anything like that ...
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@Html.RenderFormScripts() and @Html.RenderFormStyles() do nothing

Did you make a split in you're layout between outer and inner layout? Step 3 and 4 in documentation: https://doc.sitecore.net/sitecore_experience_platform/digital_marketing/sitecore_forms/...
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Sitecore Forms are not appearing in Sitecore Forms interface

As mentioned above I have followed various solution referring various links but nothing worked for me. After deep diving into the issue we found that there are few changes in the configuration files ...
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How can I manage the field order for the export function in Sitecore Forms?

SqlFormDataProvider The order of the field is basically the order in which the fields were created. The genesis of the export is the Sitecore.ExperienceForms.Client.Controllers.ExportDataController. ...
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Unable to Style the checkboxes in Sitecore Forms

In order to style the custom checkboxes you must have a class on parent, because CSS does not allow a parent selector. For that you can modify the View/ Go to wwwroot\[sitecore-instance]\Views\...
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Load custom stylesheet into Sitecore 9 Forms

On the form item is a field Styles You need to fill the name of your css files splitted by "|" The files on the disk are stored on folder: c:\inetpub\wwwroot\yourfoldername\sitecore%20modules/Web/...
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How to add a CDN url for styles and scripts in forms

You can override the processor in forms.renderForm pipeline that parses and builds the list of files to include, and prepend the CDN url of your provider. Create a new pipeline processor, inheriting ...
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xConnect with ExperienceForm DB?

No it is not possible, xConnect is the service layer that sits in between the xDB and any trusted client, device, or interface that wants to read, write, or search xDB data. So you can not write to ...
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No forms are displaying in Sitecore 9 Forms area

After clean installation of 9.1.1, I have the same issue. I did reindex. I checked IDs. But I suppose issue is somewhere else. This is from search log: 35448 16:58:48 ERROR Solr Error : ["undefined ...
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Using Sitecore Forms with Dynamics 365

Go for Sitecore Forms. WFFM is no longer included in 9.1 so that is a dead end... You will need to create your own submit actions (in both options btw) if you want it on this version.. If you can ...
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Sitecore Forms on Submit: Cannot read property 'unobtrusive' of undefined

This can happen for multiple reasons: A) Missing attributes on a custom field Solution: Make sure that the @Html.GenerateUnobtrusiveValidationAttributes(m => m.Value) attribute is present on all of ...
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Execute JavaScript on successful Form Submission

There are no built-in hooks or events, but by extending the RenderForm pipeline a JavaScript event can be emitted on success: Config: <pipelines> <forms.renderForm> <...
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Why to use Sitecore form over WFFM

It's a simple answer. Because WFFM will eventually become obsolete and eventually not be included or supported with Sitecore anymore. I believe the plan is that Sitecore Forms will eventually ...
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Is there a concept like PageMode in the Sitecore 9 Forms Editor?

No, there is nothing out of the box, but a sc_formmode url parameter is present whenever you are in Form Builder mode. The value is new or edit depending on the context, but just checking for the ...
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Adding additional checkbox under Forms Settings tab

1. First step is to create new item under PageSettings for FormSettings in core database. You need to add it in core database under /sitecore/client/Applications/FormsBuilder/Components/Layouts/...
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Can I set default Field CssName values in Sitecore 9.1 Forms

You have 2 options: Overwrite the cshtml files used by Sitecore Forms. This gives you total freedom of the html that is returned by the forms. You can add div's, add classes, etc.. (You can find ...
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