- Why Colby?
- Request Information
- College Profile
- Student Perspectives
- Alumni Success
- For Counselors
- Contact Admissions
To create a new form, navigate to or create the page where the form will be located.
In the content well, click on Click here to insert a new element. The element gallery will open. Under Miscellaneous Elements, click on Simple Form.
The page will reload and you will see this in the content well:
Click on Click here to create/select the Simple Form. You will see this:
Click Next. The New Simple Form Element Dialogue box will open:
This form, called formsample, has two recipients (e-mail addresses separated by a comma) to receive the data when the form is submitted. For anonymous users, the form name, followed by @colby.edu will the sender's e-mail address. This will make it easier to sort and filter responses in the recipients' In Boxes. The form will display a textblock on submission. To enter this text, click on Specify Results Text button. You will see this:
Enter the text in the textblock and click Finish.
To display a different page on submission, click on Submit to Page. A Page Gallery button will appear:
Click on Page Gallery to open this window:
Find the page you want to display, highlight it and click OK.
You will be returned to the New Simple Form Element window. Click on next to create your form. It may take a few seconds. Once the form has been created, your page will reload and you will see this:
Now that the form has been created, you have to create and define the fields you want to have on your form. For instructions on creating fields, click on the link at the bottom of this page.