Form Calculations

With CaptainForm you can perform calculations on your web forms & surveys. Use form calculations to add mathematical operations between your form fields on your online forms. To create calculations on your form, add an input field with numericplus validation. This will return the value of your calculation formula. You […]

Authorize.net error codes: How to prevent them on your order form?

Once you have enabled the Authorize.net payment gateway for your form, some errors might occur while your clients submit your online order form. This is caused by some of the settings you have set up in your Authorize.net account. But rest assured, this is a guide on how to fix […]

How to add my Google calendar to a web form?

Embedding calendars from your Google Calendar account on web forms can raise the aspect of your business, making your forms look both professional and interactive. To add a Google calendar to any of your web forms, you’ll need to get its Iframe code from your Google Calendar account and add […]

How to receive notifications through your own SMTP server?

The SMTP feature is available for the Apprentice plan or higher. With this feature you can send notifications on submissions without the address noreply@CaptainForm.com appearing as the sender in the body of the email. 1. Go to the Settings → Notifications section of your form and in the SMTP Options […]

Can I retrieve an address and coordinates from Google maps?

Yes, all this is done in a few easy steps. In the Form Editor, you will find the Google Map field in the Advanced section of the Add Field panel on the left. Drag and drop it on the form. You can find the Address field in the same section. […]

How to create a contact form with reCAPTCHA?

With CaptainForm building a contact form with reCAPTCHA verification is easy. Start by creating your contact form from blank or use our form templates. Now that you have create your contact form, it’s time to enable the reCAPTCHA functionality. This is done by returning into the Form Editor and clicking […]

PDF notifications

Form submissions can be sent to your as PDF notifications. There are two types of PDF notifications: PDF notifications with the submission layout. These look just like the submission that you receive via email, but they come in PDF format. They are available starting with the Apprentice plan and are […]

Accept credit card payments through your form

Currently Captain Form offers you the possibility to integrate your payment forms with 11 payment processors. Five of the integrations accept credit card payments directly on form: – PayPal Pro – PayPal Payflow – Stripe – Authorize.net – Braintree Four of the integrations accept credit card payments on the processor’s […]

How to build a WordPress quote request form?

To build a quote request form, simply select the “Quote request” template from our list of predefined forms, then customize it according to your needs. In the Editor, drag and drop the form fields that are suitable for your scenario and change the field labels. In Settings, specify the email […]

The Most Common WordPress Security Threats

This is a guest post by: Chris Teitzel is the Founder and CEO of both Lockr, which helps to increase website security by providing secure storage for API and Encryption keys; and Cellar Door Media, a premier development and business technology consulting company. Find him on Twitter and Linkedin.   WordPress has a […]