Hidden fields are usually populated dynamically. They are not shown to the person filling out the form. Here's how to set the value:.
Go to the Marketing Activities area.
Select your form and click Edit Form.Select your
Select the Field
Use Default Value
selecting Use Default Value
you can hard-code a specific value to always be used when this form is submitted.
the Default Value
and click Save.
If you want to capture URL Parameters (Query Strings) from the page the person is on when filling out the form, you can use URL Parameters to populate your hidden field.
Parameters are kinda techie, aren't they? Once you get them though, they are powerful. This Wikipedia page on Query Strings is somewhat helpful.
Select URL Parameter for Get Value Type.
Enter the Parameter Name and click SAVE
You can enter a Default Value in case the URL parameter is not found.
If you are 're storing data in cookies, you can use Cookie Value to pickup pick up data when the form is submitted.
Select Cookie Value for Get Value From.
Enter the cookie Parameter Name you want and click SAVE
You can enter a Default Value in case the parameter/cookie is not found.
If you want to capture data from the previous page the visitor came from before filling out the form, you can use Referrer Parameter.
Set Get Value From to Referrer Parameter.
Enter the Parameter Name which you want to snatch from the referrer URL and click SAVE
You can enter a Default Value in case the referrer parameter is not found.
Click APPROVE AND CLOSE
Approve and Close.
Sweet! You're doing pretty goodwell. There is 's more to learn about Formsforms.