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Opening a form with EasyFancybox plugin

  1. Hi
    I am building a site and I am required to have a pop-out lightbox effect for a simple contact form. I have got it to work on a page/post however I need it to work in the header. I am using a Genesis theme and need the form to show from the right header widget area.
    This is the code I am using to call the form:

    <div style="display:none" class="fancybox-hidden"><div id="fancyboxID-1">
        [gravityform id="1" ajax="true"]
        </div></div>
    
        <a href="#fancyboxID-1" class="fancybox"><img src="/lt/images/home/email-us.png"></a>

    I am calling the form with an image link. The page the form is on is on my dev site here

    Any help would be very useful

    Posted 3 years ago on Thursday January 5, 2012 | Permalink
  2. Is it the "Email Us" button that should open the form in a lightbox, like the Order Now button works?

    Posted 3 years ago on Friday January 6, 2012 | Permalink
  3. Yes it is the email us button in the header area, I cannot get it to use shortcodes, I used a text widget in the header widget area.

    Posted 3 years ago on Friday January 6, 2012 | Permalink
  4. You can add support to your theme to process shortcodes in widgets. Will that help you?

    add_filter('widget_text', 'do_shortcode');

    Add that to your theme's functions.php and WordPress will process shortcodes in your widgets.

    Posted 3 years ago on Tuesday January 10, 2012 | Permalink
  5. The form opens up fine, though there it doesn't stay open when using a multi-page form. The popup closes when you click the Next button.

    Does anyone have any suggestions for multipage forms and lightbox popups?

    Thanks

    Posted 3 years ago on Tuesday January 17, 2012 | Permalink
  6. sascha
    Member

    Keep me posted..

    Posted 3 years ago on Wednesday January 18, 2012 | Permalink

 

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