Forms Documentation

Forms Documentation

Installation and Updating


  1. Within the /system/user/addons/ directory, copy the forms folder into your sites ./system/user/addons/ directory.
  2. Within the /themes/user/ directory, copy the forms folder into your sites./themes/user/ directory.
  3. Go to the Modules area in the ExpressionEngine control panel, find Forms in the list, and click Install.


  1. Within your sites ./system/user/addons/ directory, delete the forms folder and upload the new one from the /system/user/addons/ directory in your download package.
  2. Within your sites ./themes/user/ directory, delete the forms folder and upload the new one from the /themes/user/ directory in your download package.
  3. Go to the Add-ons area in the ExpressionEngine control panel and click the Update button for Forms.


  1. You can create forms from both the Forms control panel and by using the Form custom field. Be aware, due to a MySQL limitation, there is a limit to the total number of fields that can be created.

Forms General Settings [Module Settings](module_settings)


Having problems setting up and/or using Forms? Support is offered from 10am to 4pm EST weekdays. Send us an email at and we will respond as quickly as we can.