Create Sitefinity Form programmatically

Posted by Community Admin on 04-Aug-2018 16:03

Create Sitefinity Form programmatically

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Posted by Community Admin on 30-Sep-2015 00:00

I want to create a Sitefinity form programmatically. My question is in reference to this documentation:

It says "Create a form in Sitefinity backend by pasting the following code"

I am not sure exactly how to go about this. 

 I can call the code from anywhere I suppose in my application, but the call to CreateContactForm has a GUID parameter. Since the form doesn't exist yet, do I simply create a new GUID and pass that in? 

Posted by Community Admin on 02-Oct-2015 00:00


As you pointed out you can place the code from the documentation article anywhere in your application.

For example you can create a user widget and register it inside Sitefinity:

To call the CreateContactForm method just pass a new Guid object the following way:


The code executes if a form with a matching id does not already exist.

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