How To Install And Use Form Locker Addon In WPForms

In this video tutorial, we will guide you through the process of installing and using the Form Locker add-on in WPForms. The Form Locker add-on adds an extra layer of security to your forms by applying passwords or various restrictions. By following these step-by-step instructions, you’ll be able to protect your forms and control access to them effectively. Let’s dive in!

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Step 1: Install the Add-On

  1. Hover over WPForms in your WordPress admin dashboard and click on “Add-ons” in the menu.
  2. From the list of available add-ons, search for the “Form Locker” add-on and install and activate it.
Form locker addon

Step 2: Create a Form

  1. Once the Form Locker add-on is activated, you can proceed to create a form.
  2. Select a template of your choice from the template library.
  3. Customize the form fields according to your specific requirements.
Contact form using wp forms

Step 3: Configure Form Access

  1. Click on the “Settings” tab for the form you created.
  2. Under “Form Locker Settings,” you’ll find various options to control form access. Click on it.
Form locker addon access

Step 4: Enable Settings

  1. Enable the settings based on their functionality.
  2. For example, if you want users to enter certain information before accessing your forms, you can use the form verification options provided by the Form Locker add-on. Enable this setting.
Form verification settings

Step 5: Choose Verification Type

  1. Select from the three verification types available. For this tutorial, let’s use age verification as an example.
  2. The age verification option will require users to enter their birth dates to prove their age before they can view and interact with your form.
  3. Set the criteria according to your preferences, such as minimum or maximum age.
Verification type

Step 6: Enter the Message

  1. You can enter a message that will appear above the age verification fields to guide users.
  2. This message can provide instructions or explain the purpose of the verification process.
Display message

Step 7: Save the Settings

  1. Once you have configured the settings, click on the save button to save your changes.
Save settings wp form

Step 8: Preview the Form

  1. To see how the age verification feature works, you can preview the form.
  2. You will notice three drop-down menus where users need to enter their birth dates.
  3. If their age does not meet the requirements you have set, they will see a message stating that their age does not meet the criteria.
  4. If their age meets the set criteria, they will be allowed to make an entry and submit the form.
Form locker in action

Conclusion: Congratulations! You have successfully installed and utilized the Form Locker add-on in WPForms. By following these steps, you can enhance the security of your forms and control access to them effectively. The Form Locker add-on provides various options to set restrictions or require verification before form access, ensuring a higher level of control and protection for your form submissions.


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