Preselection for Form

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I have a list with several sports courses. In this list there is one registration link per course. When clicking on the link, the user will be redirected to the registration form (Breezingforms), where the course which was selected is automatically preselected in the dropdown in the course selection. How can I do this?
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mihaela replied the topic: Preselection for Form


Here is how you can achieve what you want.

First, since the user gets to the form by clicking on a certain link, the value to be preselected in the form has to be sent through URL. So, in the existing URL's add value like follows:
NOTE: You have to replace COURSENAME with the name of each course for each link.

Then go to the form and in the Advanced properties > More options > Form pieces and in the Before Form section set Type to Custom and
$valueToSet = JRequest::getVar('course');
ff_setSelected('SELECTLISTNAME', $valueToSet);
NOTE: In the code above, you have to replace SELECTLISTNAME with the name of the select list element in your form.

Let me know whether you have managed to set this for your form and whether it works as you wanted.


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