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Visual Form Builder

Build beautiful, fully functional contact forms in only a few minutes without writing PHP, CSS, or HTML.

Version 2.9.2 - Sep 08, 2016

  • Update Date Submitted format to save with leading zeroes to match mySQL format
  • Update IP Address column to store longer IPv6 addresses

Version 2.9.1 - Aug 23, 2016

  • Add Portuguese language translations

Version 2.9 - Jul 26, 2016

  • Fix regression for recent entries bug fix

Version 2.8.9 - Jul 24, 2016

  • Fix bug where entries could not be trashed or deleted

Version 2.8.8 - Apr 28, 2016

  • Fix bug with Export
  • Update French translations

Version 2.8.7 - Mar 30, 2016

  • Fix use of deprecated functions
  • Check permissions before adding new forms

Version 2.8.6 - Sep 21, 2015

  • Update to allow translations to use the WP_LANG_DIR folder for language packs

Version 2.8.5 - Sep 09, 2015

  • Better secure entry detail page against XSS vulnerability

Version 2.8.4 - Aug 24, 2015

  • Update how widget is registered to comply with WordPress 4.3

Version 2.8.3 - May 08, 2015

  • Better secure searching and filtering for forms and entries list

Version 2.8.2 - Apr 23, 2015

  • Fix bug with WordPress 4.2 and class property variables not being set

Version 2.8.1 - Apr 12, 2014

  • Add localized jQuery form validation messages for languages that have a VFB translation file
  • Add localized jQuery UI datepicker text for languages that have a VFB translation file
  • Add vfb_spam_words_exploits, vfb_spam_words_profanity, and vfb_spam_words_misc filters to allow spam sensitivity words to be controlled
  • Update the jQuery UI date picker and CKEditor scripts to only load when the respective field is on the form
  • Update tooltip to prefix class names to prevent potential conflicts
  • Update admin notices to only display on VFB Pro pages
  • Update "Add New Form" help text
  • Update Export to make sure there are no errors with unserializing before proceeding
  • Update Export to more accurately strip all HTML tags for all fields except HTML and Address (where
    is replaced with new lines)
  • Update admin form editor to get fields by reference to improve looping speed
  • Update admin with more jQuery UI CSS overrides for the disabled classes
  • Update email headers to use array formatting instead of a string
  • Update file upload process to check if the $FILE global is an array before proceeding
  • Update Display Forms shortcode/template tag to not wrap in tags
  • Update CSS to use !important to prevent themes from conflicting with certain rules
  • Fix bug with image upload where guid may not be set correctly on some servers
  • Fix bug for missing Address description
  • Fix bug in export where entries fields did not load the correct page with the right field names
  • Fix bug where sanitizing number should sanitize digits, which doesn’t allow decimals

Version 2.8 - Dec 3, 2013

  • Add Title option to widget
  • Add "Unselect All" link to entries export field selection
  • Update global form font size
  • Update errorClass to more specific vfb-error class name
  • Update various admin form filter drop downs to include form ID
  • Fix bug where error label border did not display on certain inputs
  • Fix bug affecting radio/ checkbox descriptions
  • Fix quotes and other encoded characters in export
  • Fix PHP notices when global $post is not available
  • Minor updates to the admin CSS
  • Remove screen_icon which has been deprecated in WordPress 3.8

Version 2.7.9 - Sep 23, 2013

  • Add "Always load CSS" setting
  • Add "Spam word sensitivity" setting
  • Add Entry ID to entries list view
  • Update number sanitizing to use regular expression instead of floatval
  • Update jQuery UI CSS
  • Update file input styles
  • Update CSS and JS to use cache busting version numbers
  • Update email and entry detail to wrap textarea, HTML, and post content in wpautop
  • Fix bug where creating a new form did not forward to edit screen immediately
  • Fix label "for" attribute output
  • Fix bug where lists were unstyled in descriptions
  • Fix various “selected” output bugs in admin
  • Fix bug where "Show on Screen" would not remember selections
  • Fix a couple screen options calls to use action and not filter
  • Reduce number of queries on forms list page

Version 2.7.8 - Aug 13, 2013

  • Add settings page with options for popular filters
  • Add vfb_sender_mail_header, vfb_show_version filters
  • Add an ID attribute to the form container div
  • Update CSS enqueue to only load when form exists on the page
  • Update list of user agent strings to test against in vfb_blocked_spam_bots
  • Update email from names to use mb_encode_mimeheader for proper encoding
  • Update padding on select elements
  • Update Instructions field to include CSS Classes and Field Layout options
  • Update form output to force bullets to hide, but only if list-style-type isn't set
  • Update form output to only display the "for" attribute for certain fields
  • Update Export to always download a file, even if no results are found
  • Fix bug when sorting and field sequence is not properly set
  • Fix bug when uploading an audio or video file in WordPress 3.6
  • Deprecate spam check for empty user agent
  • Remove texas from spam words

Version 2.7.7 - Jul 16, 2013

  • Fix bug where confirmation function fails

Version 2.7.6 - Jul 16, 2013

  • Add sorting to checkbox/radio/select options
  • Add dateFormat option for Date fields
  • Add admin blue styles
  • Add vfb_address_labels_placement, vfb_skip_referrer_check filters
  • Update interface icons
  • Update form delete process to now delete all collected entries for that form
  • Update CSS with more default styles to override potential theme problems
  • Update form saving to check for max_input_vars and display error message
  • Update saving field name, description, options, and default value to trim whitespace
  • Update Legend output to only display bottom border when text is available
  • Update submit button name/id attributes to conform to new naming convention
  • Fix bug where User Name dropdown would appear when no required text or name fields were set
  • Fix form list bulk delete
  • Fix sprintf error when max file size has been reached
  • Remove unnecessary queries during email
  • Remove old “Display Forms” help image and just use text

Version 2.7.5 - Jun 06, 2013

  • Add Print button to Entry Detail view
  • Add Duplicate link to Form List view
  • Add meta keyword for plugin version number
  • Update HTML field to use CKEditor instead of Quicktags
  • Update CSS to include :focus styles
  • Update Entry Detail to link File Uploads
  • Fix bug during Export for duplicate field names
  • Fix bug on Export page where Page to Export option may not appear
  • Fix bug on Export page where Fields were not limited to 1000 in an edge case
  • Fix bug where delete link did not work in Form List view

Version 2.7.4 - May 08, 2013

  • Update Numbers field to allow either Digits or Number validation and sanitize as float instead of int
  • Update Entries Detail "Delete" link to a "Trash" link
  • Fix bug where referer URL did not match domains that prepended www
  • Fix bug in form output where file uploads were not being sent
  • Fix bug on Entries List to only display approved (i.e. untrashed) entries in All view
  • Fix bug on Entries List to properly display Today's Entries
  • Minor updates

Version 2.7.3 - May 07, 2013

  • Fix bug where referer URL was not compatible with certain permalink structures

Version 2.7.2 - May 05, 2013

  • Add form search in admin
  • Add 'Pages to Export' option when more than 1000 entries detected for a single form
  • Add Netherlands translation
  • Update forms list design
  • Update admin to require WordPress 3.5 and jQuery UI 1.9
  • Update behavior to allow deselecting Default values on Select/Radio/Checkbox options
  • Update some translations
  • Update Entries to allow trashing before deleting
  • Update style of "Add Form" button above post/page visual editor
  • Update and improve sticky sidebar behavior
  • Fix bug where nesting and sorting would not save
  • Fix bug during Export for certain encoded characters

Version 2.7.1 - Mar 13, 2013

  • Fix bug in Export where fields did not load in certain cases
  • Minor code updates

Version 2.7 - Feb 28, 2013

  • Add widget for displaying forms in sidebar
  • Add dashboard widget for displaying recent entries
  • Add DONOTCACHEPAGE constant to fix occasional nonce errors for caching plugin users
  • Fix bug where second address line was always required
  • Fix bug for misnamed Instructions CSS class
  • Fix bug where quotes were not converted on output
  • Fix bug where left/right aligned labels and content were not displaying correctly
  • Fix bug where export AJAX was not returning properly
  • Fix bug for Export Select All fields
  • Sanitize IP address before inserting into database
  • Rollback Date field type to non-HTML5 to prevent duplicate date pickers in Chrome
  • Update language .POT

Version 2.6.9 - Feb 08, 2013

  • Fix bug where Validation would be removed on saving predefined fields

Version 2.6.8 - Feb 06, 2013

  • Add Reply-To to email headers for better compatibility with some email servers
  • Add new Fields selection in Export
  • Update CSV export to be more reliable
  • Update certain input field types to HTML5 input types
  • Update vfb_address_labels filter to allow control over Address field
  • Fix bug where Address field sanitization stripped <br> tags
  • Fix bug where i18n file was improperly loaded
  • Fix bug in Instructions description where HTML tags were encoded in admin
  • Fix bug that allowed validation dropdown to be active in certain predefined fields
  • Check DB version and update with proper plugins_loaded action
  • Deprecate use of CDN for certain files in favor of locally hosted versions
  • Deprecate Export Selected in favor of more reliable exporting on the Export screen

Version 2.6.7 - Dec 06, 2012

  • Update email headers
  • Fix bug where notification email did not send
  • Fix textarea value formatting in email

Version 2.6.6 - Dec 04, 2012

  • Turn off script debugging

Version 2.6.5 - Dec 04, 2012

  • Add confirmation to Delete field
  • Add new Address label filter
  • Add new CSV delimiter filter
  • Add CSS Class option to Submit button
  • Update some queries to be compatible with WordPress 3.5
  • Update first fieldset warning and output a more noticeable error
  • Update tooltip CSS
  • Fix media button to use correct action
  • Fix missing un-prefixed classes

Version 2.6.4 - Nov 12, 2012

  • Fix bug where SVN commit mangled code

Version 2.6.3 - Nov 12, 2012

  • Update CSS to now prefix all classes to help eliminate theme conflicts
  • Update email function to force a From email that exists on the same domain
  • Fix bug affecting File Upload field validation
  • Fix database install to use PRIMARY KEY instead of UNIQUE KEY
  • Fix bug preventing Export from displaying filtering options
  • Minor code cleanups

Version 2.6.2 - Oct 23, 2012

  • Fix bug where File Upload field would prevent validation
  • Fix bug when selecting entries export
  • Fix bug that hid the entries export options
  • Fix bug for another missing Save Form button
  • Update JS and CSS from CDN to use HTTPS

Version 2.6.1 - Oct 17, 2012

  • Fix bug for missing Save Form button
  • Fix bug for entries screen options and pagination

Version 2.6 - Oct 17, 2012

  • Move plugin into its own menu
  • Add new 'All Forms' view with an alphabetical group list
  • Add new New Form screen
  • Add customizable columns to admin form builder (see Screen Options tab)
  • Update meta boxes to be reordered or hidden (see Screen Options tab)
  • Update and clean up entry form design
  • Update email headers to send from admin email for servers having trouble with sending
  • Fix bug where form rendering would behave erratically in Internet Explorer 9
  • Fix bug where sender emails would be cut off after 25 characters in the entries database

Version 2.5 - Sep 13, 2012

  • Add new Export page for exporting all entries
  • Add IDs to each form item on output
  • Fix bug where extra quote was outputting on radio buttons
  • Fix bug where form name override was not being updated when copying a form
  • Fix bug where address formatting broke in the email
  • Deprecate Export All from Entries Bulk Actions (to export, see new Export page)
  • Update name attribute to remove field key in attempts to prevent POST limit from reaching max memory
  • Update server side validation to check for required fields
  • Update server side validation to denote which field is failing
  • Minor admin CSS update

Version 2.4.1 - May 22, 2012

  • Fix bug where misspelled variable caused email to not send

Version 2.4 - May 22, 2012

  • Fix bug where label alignment option was not being saved
  • Update spam bot check to only execute when form is submitted
  • Update list of spam bots

Version 2.3.3 - Apr 30, 2012

  • Fix bug for missing media button image

Version 2.3.2 - Apr 27, 2012

  • Fix bug that displayed a warning

Version 2.3.1 - Apr 27, 2012

  • Fix bug where Export feature was broken
  • Fix bug where server validation failed on certain data types
  • Add months drop down filter to Entries list

Version 2.3 - Apr 24, 2012

  • Add media button to Posts/Pages to easily embed forms (thanks to Paul Armstrong Designs!)
  • Add search feature to Entries
  • Add Default Value option to fields
  • Add Default Country option to Address block
  • Fix bug where Required option was not being set on File Upload fields
  • Fix bug where Form Name was not required on Add New page
  • Update and optimize Entries query
  • Update Security Check messages to be more verbose
  • Update email formatting to add line breaks
  • Update how the entries files are included to eliminate PHP notices
  • Minor updates to CSS

Version 2.2 - Mar 26, 2012

  • Add Label Alignment option
  • Add server side form validation; SPAM hardening
  • Add inline Field help tooltip popups
  • Add Spanish translation
  • Update Form Settings UI
  • Update File Upload field to place attachments in Media Library
  • Update Field Description to allow HTML tags
  • Update Field Name and CSS Classes to enforce a maxlength of 255 characters
  • Update jQueryUI version
  • Fix bug preventing form deletion

Version 2.1 - Mar 06, 2012

  • Add Accepts option to File Upload field
  • Add Small size to field options
  • Add Options Layout to Radio and Checkbox fields
  • Add Field Layout to field options
  • Add Bulgarian translation
  • Update jQuery in admin
  • Verification fields now customizable
  • Verification field now can be set to not required

Version 2.0 - Feb 10, 2012

  • Fix bug for misspelled languages folder
  • Fix bug for slashes appearing in email and admin
  • Fix bug for misaligned rows in CSV export
  • Update admin notices functionality
  • Update the way Addresses were handled during email
  • Add Hungarian translation

Version 1.9.2 - Jan 09, 2012

  • Bug fix for copied forms with nested fields

Version 1.9.1 - Jan 04, 2012

  • Bug fix for Sender Name, Email, and Notification Email overrides

Version 1.9 - Jan 03, 2012

  • Add ability for fields to be nested underneath Fieldsets and Sections
  • Add Section Form Item
  • Update adding/deleting fields to use AJAX
  • Update and improve admin tabs functionality
  • Update new form building to no longer force require email details
  • Update Delete Form link to require confirmation before deleting

Version 1.8 - Nov 22, 2011

  • Add Dynamic Add/Delete for Options for Radio, Select, and Checkbox fields
  • Add Dynamic Add/Delete for Email(s) To field
  • Add CSS Classes configuration option
  • Update Instructions field to allow for images
  • Submit button text value now customizable

Version 1.7 - Nov 09, 2011

  • Add Instructions Form Item
  • Add Duplicate Form feature
  • Add Sender Name and Sender Email customization fields to Notifications
  • Update CSS

Version 1.6 - Oct 07, 2011

  • Fix bug where multiple address blocks could not be used
  • Add internationalization support
  • Add auto-respond feature to separately notify your users after form submission
  • Update jQuery Validation to 1.8.1

Version 1.5.1 - Sep 08, 2011

  • Fix bug where missing jQuery prevented multiple form fix from working

Version 1.5 - Sep 07, 2011

  • Fix bug where multiple forms on same page could not be submitted individually
  • Fix bug where Entries form filter did not work
  • Update admin CSS to use it's own file instead of one loaded form WordPress

Version 1.4 - Aug 16, 2011

  • Fix bug where database charset wasn't being set and causing character encoding issues
  • Fix date submitted to match local date and time settings
  • Fix Textarea CSS to respond to large size
  • Add File Upload and HTML Form Items
  • Add Entries Export feature
  • Update View Entries to full page view instead of jQuery show/hide quick view

Version 1.3.1 - Jul 28, 2011

  • Fix bug where new Confirmation screen was not being installed
  • Fix bug where escaped names and descriptions were not being stripped of slashes properly
  • Add missing sprite image for Form Items

Version 1.3 - Jul 27, 2011

  • Fix bug where jQuery validation was missing from security field
  • Update Form Items UI to make it easier and quicker to add fields
  • Add six more Form Items
  • Add Confirmation customization
  • Update CSS output for some elements

Version 1.2.1 - Jul 19, 2011

  • Fix bug where entries table does not install

Version 1.2 - Jul 19, 2011

  • Fix bug where reserved words may have been used
  • Fix bug where multiple open validation dropdowns could not be used in the builder
  • Add entries tracking and management feature
  • Improve form submission by removing wp_redirect
  • Add Sender Name and Email override

Version 1.1 - Jun 30, 2011

  • Fix bug that prevented all selected checkbox options from being submitted
  • Add more help text on contextual Help tab
  • Fix missing closing paragraph tag on success message

Version 1.0 - Jun 23, 2011

  • Plugin launch!

Requires: 4.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.2
Last Updated: 4 months ago
Active Installs: 100,000+


4.3 out of 5 stars


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