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    How to connect my Jotform to my database

    Asked by Teendrivingnotes on January 24, 2014 at 09:40 AM

    I have a wix.com website and I am thinking about using your jotform service to run a registration form on my wix website. I also have a server where I want to store all the data collected from the form when someone registers. I would know how to do this if I created the website from the ground up but I used wix because I wanted something fast and easy. I was reading up on the JotForm API to see if that would solve my problem.


    My problem: Wix does not allow users to add .php code on their sites so I can't get the data from the form sent directly to my server. Right now it is set up where the data from the form gets sent to a google spreadsheet. My question is: do you have something I can add to my JotForm that can send the form data to my server? All the inside code I can edit is either on JotForm or my server. I can't edit any code on my wix site.




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    Answered by jedcadorna on January 24, 2014 at 10:18 AM


    Thank you for contacting us. Yes this is possible from Jotform directly to your database if that is what you were trying to do. Please see this guide on how to setup your form to send to your database http://www.jotform.com/help/126-Form-to-MySQL. We also have webhook were you can use to send data please see this guide http://www.jotform.com/help/245-How-to-Setup-Webhook-with-JotForm.