Hidden Field Element

27/10/2020
IMPORTANT NOTE: This is a Form Element – available only when using the Form Builder in Avada Forms.

The Hidden Field Element is an advanced Element. You can use a hidden field to include unmodified data when a form is submitted. The content is hidden from the user completely, but can store a value that is sent along with the form. You could use JavaScript to identify the browser or page id, or many other things.

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How To Use The Hidden Field Element

The Hidden Field Element allows you to include unmodified (and hidden) data when a form is submitted.

Step 1. Create a new, or edit and existing Form in the Avada Form Builder.

Step 2. Create, or choose the Column you wish to add the Element into. Click on Add New Element.

Step 3. Choose Hidden Field from the Form Elements tab.

Step 4. Go through the options to populate and configure your hidden field element. Add a field name, and a field value. for example, a JavaScript snippet.

Step 5. Once you have configured the Element, save your page.

Read below for a description of all element options.

Element Options

Location: The edit screen within each Element. You access the Form Builder Elements when adding an Element while editing a Form in the Avada Form Builder (Forms > Form Builder, from the Avada Dashboard).

You can deploy as many individual Elements in your forms as you need, there is no limit. Within each of the Elements, you will see a tab or tabs that house an array of options that make it possible for you to configure each instance of the Element independently, greatly enhancing your flexibility and creative options.

  • Field Name – Enter the field name. Should be single word without spaces. Underscores and dashes are allowed.

  • Field Value – Enter the value to be set for this hidden field.

  • CSS Class – Allows you to add a class to the wrapping HTML.

  • CSS ID – Allows you to add an ID to the wrapping HTML.

View The Options Screen

Global Options

There are no Global Options for Form Builder Elements.