Contact Form 7 - Add useful modules such as hidden fields and "send all fields" to the Contact Form 7 plugin
The Contact Form 7 plugin has over 8.4 million downloads, yet the great plugin still lacks a simple feature: hidden fields. This plugin adds hidden fields to Contact Form 7 once and for all.
You can also choose to have the value of the hidden field dynamically populated in your form when you are contacted. To do so, choose the "Default value" to be:
post_title- Inserts the title of the post/page
post_category- The categories of the post or page
post_url- The URL of the post or page
post_author- The author of the post or page
custom_field-[Name]- The value of a post or page's custom field. If you had a custom field "Foo", you would use the following as the hidden field value:
You can also use a filter: hook into the
wpcf7_hidden_field_value filter to modify the value of the hidden field using
add_filter(). If you know the ID of the input, you can also use the
Now, when someone contacts you using your Contact Form 7 contact form, you can have lots more information about their visit - and you'll see it when you receive the email that tells you you've been contacted.
One of the limitations of Contact Form 7 is that you need to manually add each field to generated emails. This means that if you update the form with a new field and forget to add it to your email message, you won't receive it in your email. No longer..
Using the Send All Fields module, you simply need to add
[all-fields] to your message, and you will receive every field submitted. If you use HTML formatting, the formatting even looks nice.
Requires: 2.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.4.2
Last Updated: 2013-1-10
1 of 8 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.
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