Form processor for MODX

Creator: Sterc Agency (sterc)

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About FormIt

Formit is an extra to create advanced web forms. Key features:

  • Automatic validation and custom validator options
  • Auto reply to visitor + email to owner(s)
  • Multiple attachments
  • Submitted forms can be automatically saved and encrypted in the Formit component
  • Submitted forms can be exported to CSV, based on filters
  • Redirect to thank-you pages for optimal tracking in your analytics software (e.g. Google Analytics funnels)
  • Add your own hooks as Snippets to handle forms dynamically
  • Spam protection
  • Dynamic country/state dropdown lists

Official documentation here (still being updated to 2.2.2 version):


May 22, 2015
Supported Versions
2.2 – Current
Supported Database
MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server

New in FormIt 2.2.6

New in 2.2.6

    • Fixed empty placeholder for file field in autoresponder

    New in 2.2.5

      • Fixed creating table on update
      • Added new tab inside CMP for managing encryption
      • Added missing br on auto emailTpl

      New in 2.2.4

        • Fixed bug inside FormItSaveForm and PR #43

        New in 2.2.3

        • Added encryption to saved forms
        • Added formname to grid
        • Saved form is now returned from the hook
        • Export unlimited items
        • Add RU translation
        • Fixed some bugs

        New in 2.2.2

          • Added CMP for the saved forms
          • Fixed whitespace PR on required checkboxes

          New in 2.2.1

            • Updated numbers generation for math captcha #5
            • German translation #10
            • Added missing formit.notregexp lexicon #15
            • Specify explicitely return-path fixes #19 #20
            • fix addAttachment() typo #23
            • Fixed typo in adding of the attachments #24
            • Add the possibility of redirectTo=formfield #26
            • Added attachments for auto-reply and Added ability to use @CODE as tpl #29
            • Update snippet.formitisselected.php #12
            • Canadian options for FormitStateOptions

            New in 2.2.0

            • [#8382] Prevent issue with checkboxes/radios causing text-parsing problems with required validator
            • Fixed issue with custom error message for vTextPasswordConfirm not respected
            • [#9457] Fixed issue with commas in values causing errors with FormItIsChecked & FormItIsSelected
            • [#9576] Add ability to translate country options
            • Add check for preHook errors before processing postHooks
            • Add option, defaulting true, to trim spaces from sides of values before validation
            • [#8785] Fix ESTRICT error in fiDictionary

            New in 2.1.2

            • Various language updates
            • [#7250] Fix issue with 0 not passing :required filter

            New in 2.1.1

            • [#8204] Fix issue with FormItAutoResponder and processing of MODX tags

            New in 2.1.0

            • [#7620] Allow for MODX tags in email templates, as well as pass-through of snippet properties to tpl
            • [#7502] Add ability to find type of hook by using $hook->type
            • [#8151] More sanity checking for FormItAutoResponder and replyTo addresses
            • Fix useIsoCode issue in FormItCountryOptions
            • Update German translation
            • Enhance validation templating for validationErrorBulkTpl
            • Add &country option to FormItStateOptions to allow loading of non-US states (currently us/de)

            New in 2.0.3

            • Update Czech translation
            • Fix issue with French accents in translation
            • [#6021] Refactor Russian reCaptcha translations
            • [#6618] Standardize XHTML in reCaptcha usage

            New in 2.0.2

            • [#4864] Fix issue with isNumber not allowing blank fields
            • [#5404] Fix issues with checkboxes and array fields in FormItAutoResponder
            • [#5269] Fix issues with checkboxes in various forms in emails
            • [#5792] Update reCaptcha URLs

            New in 2.0.1

            • [#5525] Add &allowFiles property, that when set to 0, prevents file submissions on form
            • [#5484] Fix issue with double validation error spans
            • Fix issue where config was not passed to hooks
            • Update German translation

            New in 2.0.0

            • [#3514] Add ability to customize validator error messages per FormIt form and per field
            • [#4705] Add regexp validator
            • [#5454] Fix issue with customValidators property in 2.0.0-rc2
            • Fix issue with reCaptcha loading in 2.0.0-rc1
            • Major reworking of main FormIt script to be OOP
            • Add over 150 unit tests to prevent regression
            • [#5388], [#5240] Fix issue with FormItCountryOptions and &useIsoCode
            • Fix issue with FormItStateOptions and &useAbbr
            • [#5267] Fix issue with FormItRetriever and array fields

            New in 1.7.0

            • Add ability to have "Frequent Visitors" optgroup in FormItCountryOptions, moving specified countries to the top of the list in an optgroup
            • Add missing property translations for FormItStateOptions snippet
            • Fix small issue with stored values after validation of fields
            • Add FormItStateOptions snippet for easy U.S. state dropdowns
            • Add FormItCountryOptions snippet for easy country dropdowns
            • [#5101] Fix issue with emailMultiSeparator and emailMultiWrapper default values
            • Fix issue with bracketed field names being added as extra fields post-validation with . prefix

            New in 1.6.0

            • [#4708] Add support for bracketed fields, such as contact[name]
            • [#5038] Fix uninitialized variable warnings in reCaptcha service
            • [#4993] Add Italian translation and fix recaptcha links
            • Fix issue where fields could be removed via DOM from form and be bypassed
            • Add &emailMultiSeparator and &emailMultiWrapper properties for handling display of checkboxes/multi-selects in email hook

            New in 1.5.6

            • [#4564] Fix redirectTo with non-web contexts

            New in 1.5.5

            • [#4168] Add emailConvertNewlines property for handling newlines in HTML emails
            • [#4057] Prevent math hook from generating similar numbers
            • [#4302] Cleanups to FormItAutoResponder snippet
            • [#3991] Fix issue with checkbox values in emails

            New in 1.5.4

            • Fix issue with math hook where error placeholders were incorrect
            • Fix issue where emailHtml property was not respected in email hook
            • Fix issue where hooks were not passed customProperties array
            • [#51] Allow blank fields to be passed with :email validator
            • [#55] Allow all fields to be accessed in custom validators

            New in 1.5.3

            • [#40] Add ability to display all error messages in bulk at top, added validationErrorBulkTpl for templating each one
            • [#52] Add a general validation error message property, validationErrorMessage, that shows when validation fails
            • [#53] Fix bug that prevented recaptcha options from working
            • Add a generic validation error placeholder in FormIt to allow for general messages
            • [#50] Trim each hook specification in hooks calls
            • [#49] Ensure reCaptcha service instance is unique for each FormIt instance
            • [#47] Ensure email validator checks for empty string
            • [#42] Can now include field names in error strings via field placeholder
            • [#39] Fix issue with FormItIsChecked/Selected to prevent output from occurring if not checked
            • [#37] Fix allowTags validator to work, and work with parameters encapsulated by ^


            Current Releases

            January 23, 2021
            2.2 – Current
            January 10, 2020
            2.2 – Current
            January 10, 2020
            2.2 – Current
            April 18, 2019
            2.2 – Current
            April 12, 2019
            2.2 – Current
            February 18, 2019
            2.2 – Current
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