View Full Version : Can't get contact form to send an email

04-25-2006, 10:12 AM
I have created a submit form on my contact page, I am trying to test it
www.golfmindplay.com/contact.html (http://www.golfmindplay.com/contact.html)
but it doens't send me an email. What might I be doing wrong? I have checked allthe boxes as per the tutorial but it doesn't work
Thanks for your help.

04-25-2006, 10:26 AM
Please read: http://www.vodahost.com/vodatalk/images/misc/subscribed.gif Basics about Forms (http://www.vodahost.com/vodatalk/bluevoda-tips-tricks-shortcuts/4363-basics-about-forms.html)

Also watch this: http://netisopen.com/computer/TF001/T001.html by Andy 128

04-25-2006, 10:44 AM
Anyway, there is also another, basic reason why your form is not working: the "Submit" button is outside the form area. Delete the submit button, strech the form area down, then re-build your submit button.

04-25-2006, 10:58 AM
Hi tracy,
you might want to read this article by naval:


edit: sorry naval, I was a little late

04-25-2006, 11:53 AM
As Bethers once told me , two answers are better than one

05-13-2006, 07:35 PM
Hi i like you job am impressed
But i need ur help with my form
Am created a contact formular for my website but its not jet online
and i dont what to use a mailto as mathod but some thing different that will send the filled information to my mail
Thank you

05-13-2006, 08:22 PM
The only reliable way to have the info in your mail is to use a script. The most easy way is described in Andy's tutorial: http://netisopen.com/computer/web/webpagestuff.html