Saving Information in DB on each MultiPage Step?

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composer created the topic: Saving Information in DB on each MultiPage Step?

I want to build a multipage survey. I want to store the data in the database everytime the user clicks next. If the user somehow doesn't want to fill in the next screens, I still want to have the results of the first screen(s). Is this possible with BF?

(I also posted this question in a 2 year old thread, but since I don't see this thread popping up, I also start a new topic).
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djhargrove replied the topic: Re: Saving Information in DB on each MultiPage Step?

The answer to your question is located here:


Hi,

in the breezingforms' menu item, there is an option "user editable forms". If you enable it, it will make it possible to continue unfinished forms. This will only work with users that are logged in.

For the "fill in and come back later" requirement, you need to add a custom submit button, to
advanced => more options => action => check "custom" => check "click" => click "create code framework"

Inside the generated function, right after "case 'click':", add this
ff_submitForm();

This will submit the form and turn off all validations. While the regular saving button will fire the validations.

Hope this helps!
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composer replied the topic: Re: Saving Information in DB on each MultiPage Step?

Thanks for your reply. Unfortunately, users that fill in the form are not logged in. So I guess the answer to my question is no. And the only way to get the results from separate pages is to create separate forms and link them together. Correct?
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djhargrove replied the topic: Re: Saving Information in DB on each MultiPage Step?

if they are not logged in then the answer is no.
That is correct please see these links below for more details:
crosstec.org/en/forums/41-breezingforms/...m-to-popup-form.html
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JIMINY replied the topic: Re: Saving Information in DB on each MultiPage Step?

hello djhargrove

I follow the steps to create a button for user saving progression but it doesn't work.. Is that all to create in the generated function.?

it's an emergency , thks for your help
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djhargrove replied the topic: Re: Saving Information in DB on each MultiPage Step?

yes that should be it.
Let me get some information from you
-What Version of Breezing forms with build are you using (EX BreezingForms 1.7.5 Stable (build 749)
-What Version of Joomla with Build number are you using (EX Joomla 2.5.3)
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