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):


December 11, 2015
Supported Versions
2.2 – Current
Supported Database
MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server

New in FormIt 2.2.8

New in 2.2.8

  • Fixed export limit and added form dropdown paging #60
  • Fixed typo property lexicons #57
  • Added templates path to config #63
  • Added loading lexicons in ficountryoptions class #21
  • Added ability to dynamically set formName by setting placeholder inside formName equal to an existing form field key #45

New in 2.2.7

    • Optimised export

    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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