This is the first entry in a series of articles to help developers customize Contact Form 7.
The first topic is expanding Contact Form 7’s form-tags. As you probably know, form-tags are code in a specific format within square brackets, usually representing form controls like text input fields and submit buttons. Currently, Contact Form 7 supports 30 different types of form-tags by default.
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Contact Form 7 4.1 is going to be released soon. In 4.1, I’ve reconstructed the user-input validation process to require less coding and result in fewer errors. If you are a developer of Contact Form 7 add-on plugins that add custom validation, you might need to modify your code to make it work with Contact Form 7 4.1.
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Contact Form 7 4.0.3 is now available. The contextual help tab has been added to admin pages. Some translations have been updated. Also, Contact Form 7 4.0.3 has been tested on WordPress 4.1 RC1.
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Contact Form 7 4.0.2 is now available. This release includes a couple of bug fixes, security enhancement and translation updates. Upgrading quickly is recommended.
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I’ve just released Contact Form 7 4.0.1. Contact Form 7 4.0, which has been released this week, had a bug that caused an error when creating new contact forms in some environments. This release fixes the bug.
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Contact Form 7 4.0 is now available. The default mail template changed following best practice. This release also includes some minor fixes, improvements and translation updates.
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I have just released Contact Form 7 3.9.3 for fixing a bug introduced in the previous version which prevents forms from uploading files in some of server environments. Upgrading quickly is recommended especially if you have file uploading fields in your forms.
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Contact Form 7 3.9.2 is now available. This release includes a couple of bug fixes, security enhancement and translation updates. Also, Contact Form 7 3.9.2 has been tested on WordPress 4.0 RC1.
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Contact Form 7 3.9.1 is now available. This release includes a few bug fixes and translation updates.
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Contact Form 7 3.9 is now available. As stated in the 3.9 beta release, there is plenty of internal restructuring in 3.9. If you are using add-on plugins for Contact Form 7 or have customized Contact Form 7 from your theme’s functions.php file, they might not work correctly after upgrading to 3.9.
If you experience problems, I suggest first deactivating all of the add-on plugins and restoring your own customization. If an add-on plugin appears to be the cause of your issue, please contact the author of the plugin (not me!).
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