Show Submitted Form Data on Seperate Page for Print

Jacob Reyes asked on May 7, 2018 19:00


Need some advice - I'm looking for away to display the form data on a separate page upon submission; which would then allow the user to print said page. For example:

  1. User fills out online form, and hits "submit".

  2. Form data posts and also displayed on a redirect page.

Is this doable with macro script on the frontend, or does this require some custom backend Visual Studio development?

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Peter Mogilnitski answered on May 8, 2018 05:02

Yes. If we take contact us form for example. You add to general settings -> redirect to URL: Something like ~/SpecialPages/formresult.aspx?id={%ContactUsID%} where is the url your redirect page. ContactUsID - ID field from your form (I would recommend to create unique identifier field (GUID ) and use it instead of id but for simplicity I use ContactUsID here).

Lets say my form has a couple more fields: email, phoneNumber and message, then on your result page (/SpecialPages/formresult.aspx) add static text web part and add macro:

row = SiteObjects.Forms["ContactUs"].Items.Where("ContactUsID =" + QueryString["id"]).FirstItem;
row["PhoneNumber"] + " " + row["email"] + " " + row["message"]

P.S. Depends on your version form can be accessed a bit differently.

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Jacob Reyes answered on May 10, 2018 20:48

Thanks, Peter Mogilnitski!

That worked like a charm.

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