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Had a quick look at your form.

The action is correct.

You have two email inputs of the same name:

<div class="box103-email-field">
<input type="text" name="email" size="45"/>


<div class="box105-design-id-field">
<input type="text" name="email" size="45"/>

Input names MUST be unique. Delete one if you don't need it.

You have a textarea with no name:

<div class="box107-text-field">
<textarea rows="10" cols="43">

Should be something like:

<div class="box107-text-field">
<textarea name="comments" rows="10" cols="43">

You can call it by any name you like, so long as it is unique.

I sent a blank form from your site. Your form states that certain fields
are required. You need to set these in the script.

I tried an email address ([email protected]) in the form and didn't get an error.
What email gave you an error?? The fact you have two email input fields
might be a factor.

I should say, my script processes forms, it doesn't make them. The customer
must make his own forms (this is stated on my sales page and in the support
section). The internet is dripping with tutorials on making HTML forms, so
you shouldn't have any problems in that regard and would have picked up the
two errors above.

Any questions, just let me know.

Best wishes.

Charles Sweeney
The world's easiest feedback script!

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, October 24, 2008 12:36 AM
Subject: Re: invalid email address error

> Hi Charles,
> Thanks for the quick response. Yes we are talking about a visitor's email
> address that is entered into the form. In checking with your site support
> and notes in the php file itself. I may have mixed html code from a page
> I used for another site and the free version and and there may be a
> mismatch in the email vs Email in the php and html pieces of code. I
> haven't checked it yet.
> The test page is www.
> If you could test the form and confirm what troubleshooting is
> recommended, this it would be a great help. I have a number of forms to
> implement and its been a while since I have set up these types of forms.

> -------------- Original message --------------

>> Hi
>> What do you mean you receive an invalid email error? Do you mean when
>> making a test post from your form?
>> Can you give me the URL of your form? What email address was giving you
>> the
>> error?
>> We are talking about the email a visitor would enter in your form, not
>> the
>> email address you hard-code into the script?
>> Best wishes.
>> Charles Sweeney
>> The world's easiest feedback script!
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From:
>> To:
>> Sent: Thursday, October 23, 2008 9:19 PM
>> Subject: invalid email address error
>> > Hi Charles,
>> >
>> > Thanks for the advice regarding ip address block and making copies of
>> > the
>> > form for different forms on the same site directing to different pages.
>> >
>> > I have just installed a test form and I keep receiving an invalid email
>> > address error even though I am using valid email addresses. Can you
>> > suggest possible causes.
>> >
>> > Thanks