Amen to this. The CCK was tediously painful to set up, one form element at a time, so I gave up and created my own. I am going to check out webform. -----Original Message----- From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Fred Jones Sent: Thursday, September 10, 2009 8:57 AM To: thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: Re: [thelist] Data capture in Drupal... >> I need to create a data capture table. >> Theuser goes to a form, enters data in fields 1, 2 and 3 etc... >> I then store that in my DB in a drupal, or custom table.. >> >> I'm hugely confused how to do that... >> Anyone know if a module or a how to to point me in teh right direction? > If it is just capturing data, you may want to use 'WebForm' > http://drupal.org/project/webform Not "may" want to use. You ABSOLUTELY want to use this and not CCK. Unless you have bizarre requirements, then webform was made for precisely what you describe. F -- * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !