[thelist] Re: FORM fields are being passed as URL parameters???

Mauro Enrique Luna Avelar mlane012 at cfe.gob.mx
Mon Mar 12 15:12:51 CST 2001

The trouble is....

you are sending your parameters by URL variables and you are using them as
FORM variables...


you can set your form tag with parameter: method="post" and then, you can
check for any FORM.variable.

At 02:30 PM 12/03/2001 -0600, Dan Slater wrote:
>Hi all,
>What would cause FORM.fieldname to be passed as URL.fieldname - even tho NO
>code on my page uses URL parameters.  Basically, all i've got is a page
>that's multifunctional (Add, Edit, View and Delete records).  All of my
>fields are inside a FORM tag.   The form tag's ACTION attribute doesn't even
>pass any URL parameters.
>/me is confused.  Is there a bug in CF Server that causes this?  I see no
>way for a FORM.fieldname to be "converted" to a URL parameter upon form
>Here's my form declaration:
>	<form name="ProjectAdd"
>action="ProjectAddEditViewDelete_Action1.cfm" onsubmit="return
>Usually the debug code provided by CF Server says something about FormFields
>- but instead i'm getting this:  
>Error Occurred While Processing Request
>Error Diagnostic Information An error occurred while evaluating the
>expression:  #FORM.ProjectTypeID# Error near line 7, column 24.   Error
>resolving parameter FORM.PROJECTTYPEID  The specified form field cannot be
>found. This problem is very likely due to the fact that you have misspelled
>the form field name.  The error occurred while processing an element with a
>general identifier of (#FORM.ProjectTypeID#), occupying document position
>(7:23) to (7:42) in the template file
>Date/Time: 03/12/01 14:19:32 Browser: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.01;
>Windows NT 5.0) Remote Address: HTTP Referer: <removed by me>
>Query String:
>Execution Time 
>20 milliseconds
>URL Parameters:
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