Hidden Input Field in WP Fluent Form WordPress Plugin

Hidden Field is used to store data to a particular server and retrieve data from different servlet. Hidden field doesn’t affect the appearance of the page which is presenting to the users. WP Fluent Form allows you to make a Hidden Field.

To add this field to your form, drag and drop the field from the available input fields.

Hidden Input Field WP Fluent Form WordPress Plugin WPManageNinja

To enable customization, click on the edit icon you get when hovering over the field. Or click on the Input Customization tab in right sidebar when the field is selected.

Hidden Input Field WP Fluent Form WordPress Plugin WPManageNinja

In the Input Customization section, you can customize the Hidden field in the following ways.

  • Admin Field Label: If you want to show a different label for your admin users when they view the form submissions you can configure that using this option. It doesn’t have any actual effect on the form rather only for administrative purposes.
  • Default value: You can pre-populate the field’s value, means setting a default value, using one of the available options here. Let’s see what are the things we can do here.
    – Populate by GET Param: sets the default value from the query string found in the URL. Make sure you keep the ‘get’ part otherwise it won’t work as you expected.
    – IP Address: sets the value from the user’s IP address.
    – Date (mm/dd/yyyy): sets the value from the current date in the denoted format, e.g. 04/25/1991.
    – Date (dd/mm/yyyy):  sets the value from the current date in the denoted format, e.g. 25/04/1991.
    – Embedded Post/Page ID: sets the value on the current post or page ID.
    – Embedded Post/Page Title: sets the value from the current post or page title.
    – Embedded URL sets the value from the current URL.
    – User ID: sets the value from the logged in user’s ID.
    – User Display Name: sets the value from the logged in user’s display name.
    – User First Name: sets the value from the logged in user’s first name.
    – User Last Name: sets the value from the logged in user’s last name.
    – User Email: sets the value from the logged in user’s email.
    – User Username: sets the value from the logged in user’s username.
    – User Browser Client: sets the value from the logged in user’s browser name.
    – User Operating System: sets the value from the logged in user’s OS name.
  • Name Attribute: The input field’s name attribute is the HTML equivalent of the same name. You don’t need to modify this.

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