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    Can't Post response in original question: Pass PHP variables to Light Box

    Asked by Simon Lee on September 02, 2013 at 06:57 PM

    I was trying to respond to: http://www.jotform.com/answers/263034-Pass-PHP-variables-to-Light-Box


    However the submit button goes to "Please Wait..." and nothing happens beyond that....


    The response I was trying to post is below:




    You do not need my form, all the code required is above.


    It is just a case of resolving how to echo the php variable within the javascript...

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    Answered by EltonCris on September 02, 2013 at 10:47 PM


    Yes it should work base on my test. Here's an example:



    $var = test;





    <script src="https://www.jotform.com/min/g=feedback" type="text/javascript">

    new JotformFeedback({



    iframeParameters: {

         'name': '<?php echo $var; ?>'


    windowTitle:'Website error form',








    <a id="lightbox-31840709231954" style="cursor:pointer;color:blue;text-decoration:underline;">Website error form</a>



    I used my form and assigned a text for the variable as an example. You can replace it with get method. Make sure to save this with .php extension.

    Demo: https://shots.jotform.com/elton/test_lightbox_parameter.php