Adding a feedback form to Joomla 1.6

Last Update: May 24, 2016

1- On the toolbar, click on "Publish" button.

2- Click on "Embed", then select the "Feedback" option.

3- Copy the code given from the opened menu.

4- Open Joomla Administrator Menu, select "Template Manager" under "Extensions" from the top menu.

5- Click Templates

6- Click your default template

7- Click on "Edit main page" template.

8- Paste the copied code from JotForm between the head tags.

9- If you use Joomla template method to display header information in your template "
<jdoc:include type="head">", Mootool files comes with Joomla. In some browsers this can conflict with Prototype.js. To remove Mootools library paste the below code just above the header tag "<jdoc:include type="head">".

$user =& JFactory::getUser();
if ($user->get('guest') == 1) {
$headerstuff = $this->getHeadData();
$headerstuff['scripts'] = array();
$this->setHeadData($headerstuff); }
<jdoc:include type="head" />

10- Save the template and you will see the Feedback button on the site.

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parrondin (January 03, 2012 at 07:59 AM)

Hi, I will like to display my form in the main component position. I am copying and pasting the code between the {} right after the sintax "#main_component {
}" but nothing happens...maybe I can't place the form as the main component? thanks!

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ChilternYouthProjects (September 02, 2012 at 01:50 AM)

Hi there. How do I add my form to a new article as when I pasted the code in the editor it does nothing? Thanks

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jay (October 25, 2012 at 07:15 AM)


guest_23472260140038 (December 13, 2012 at 07:24 AM)

The form is displayed but blank form appeared.

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