I have to make a form so that people can sign up for an event. In the mail to confirm the inscription and to ask to pay, I want to add the text of the confirmation but also a number that can be used to recognize the payment in the accounting. Every sign up had an ID but I do not know how to use that in my database. For the name, in the database I see that there is db.name:name. And I can use that field name in my form. I tried with db.id:id but that does not work.
If you are using ChronoForms v5 (and not v6) then I have a Unique ID [GH] action that you can use to generate short unique string to identify transactions like this. I will PM you a link to download the action.
You can also use the record ID - but that is not secure; or the long UID string added to the database record.
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Is it better to update to v6 to make that form?
Either is fine but my custom action only exists for CFv5.
Thanks for the download. But I only can make simple forms. I can not work with php.
So I think I will try to use the record ID.
You don't need any PHP - but if the Record ID works for you that is OK.
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