To user FormMail.cgi on your site, follow these steps:
* Create your form using HTML
* Change the post action to:
OR the place you uploaded FormMail.
Example: <form action="/cgi-bin/FormMail.cgi">
You now need to edit your form so that it can execute the script. You
do this by editing the "form action" statement in the form to
point to the path where FormMail.cgi resides. Your need to edit the "form
action" statement to read:
as shown on the following screenshot. Also make sure that the method
You now need to tell FormMail.cgi where to send email. You do this by
entering a "hidden field" on the form itself. Enter the following
line on your form and make sure you enter the email address where you
would like to receive email.
Activiate FormMail via the control panel (within CGI Scripts) or Upload
FormMail.cgi to your server in ASCII mode not BINARY- (This is
Change the permissions for FormMail. FormMail requires that you make it
executable. Many FTP applications allow you to change a file to executable
by right-clicking the file on the remote system and clicking CHMOD.
FormMail requires a CHMOD setting of 755.
You can always find the latest FormMail here.