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Pre render hidden field

  1. I want to change the value of a hidden field in a gform_pre_render filter. Is this possible?
    What I now use is; $form["fields"][88]["defaultValue"] = "someValue"; but this doesn't work.
    88 is the ID of the hidden field in the current form.

    Any ideas?

    Posted 9 years ago on Saturday January 5, 2013 | Permalink
  2. It's not related to being hidden. You need to check which array item field 88 is in your $form object. I added two fields to a form, and made the second one hidden. In the form object, it is
    $form["fields"][1] not the field ID of 2. Here is how I set the default value for hidden field 2:

    $form["fields"][1]["defaultValue"] = "Populated in my function";

    Please dump the form object and find out what the array index is for field ID 88 and use that in your pre_render function.

    Posted 9 years ago on Monday January 7, 2013 | Permalink
  3. Hi Chris,

    This indeed seems to work thanks!

    Posted 9 years ago on Monday January 7, 2013 | Permalink
  4. Awesome. Thank you for the update.

    Posted 9 years ago on Tuesday January 8, 2013 | Permalink

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