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    Send form data to Parse

    Asked by Puricode on March 20, 2014 at 04:54 PM

    Hi, i have a form that I have create and I want to know how do I send that form informtion to a backend database called Parse. i create the database and I have a row for first name, last name, and email. So I want that information to go stright into the database.

     

    Secondly the form i create was not made in Jotform. I would like to do that, but i want it to look just like the form I currently have so I will need hlp with that as well. 

    Page URL:
    http://expressrunn.com/msu.html

    form data send form JotForm email name first name
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    Answered by jedcadorna on March 20, 2014 at 06:50 PM

    Hello,

    Thank you for contacting us.

    You might be referring to the process on how to POST then INSERT your form data into your own database? This guide should help you on how to send your data to your database http://www.jotform.com/help/126-Form-to-MySQL.

    To style your form so you can have the colors and design of your old form you can use the custom CSS to do that.

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    Answered by Puricode on March 20, 2014 at 07:00 PM

    I trying to send it an a backend framework called Parse.com 

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by jonathan on March 20, 2014 at 09:37 PM

    Hi,

    I search Parse.com and found this on the documentation

    https://github.com/apotropaic/parse.com-php-library

    Specifically, you can probably use the PHP parseQuery method described here

    https://github.com/apotropaic/parse.com-php-library/blob/master/parseQuery.php

    I recommend you seek assistance about it to the support at Parse.com. I am sorry, but our knowledge about it is also limited since it is outside JotForm already.

    On the JotForm side, you can Send Post Data of the form submissions using PHP and Custom URL thank you page. Here is the guide

    http://www.jotform.com/help/51-How-to-Post-Submission-Data-to-Thank-You-Page

    The data in the Post method can be parse by Parse.com.

    Hope this help. Inform us if you have further inquiry.

    Thanks!