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Custom validation script - Error on multi-page form

  1. I followed this tutorial to calculate and validate against a person's age using a date picker field:

    The problem is I am using a multi-page form and the date of birth field I am using is on the second page. When the script executes I am getting a validation error message at the top of the first page, but no field is highlighted below as containing an error.

    When I remove the age validation script, I can proceed past page one just fine.

    The script otherwise runs successfully. How can I modify the script to only execute on the page that contains the DOB field?

    Thank you!

    Posted 7 years ago on Thursday March 14, 2013 | Permalink
  2. Also the date field is returning the date in mm/dd/YYYY format, instead of YYYY-mm-dd:
    $field_id = 7;
    $dob = rgpost('input_'.$field_id);

    Is there a way to get the date in the YYYY-mm-dd format or do I need to modify the script to read the mm/dd/YYYY format?

    Posted 7 years ago on Thursday March 14, 2013 | Permalink
  3. Do you mean you're using this code specifically?

    Please see this documentation for using gform_validation on multi-page forms:

    The form we we re working with previously was a single page form.

    Line 19 is where you would modify the date format in this code:

    The date format you use in the script should match the date format used in the form.

    Posted 7 years ago on Sunday March 17, 2013 | Permalink