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Drupal 7 Webform Cookbook by Douglas Vernon Denny

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Chapter 1. Setting up Webform

In this chapter, we will cover the following:

  • Downloading and installing Webform
  • Configuring Webform for our website
  • Setting user roles and permissions

Introduction

In this chapter, we are going to extend our Drupal installation by adding the powerful Webform module. Drupal is a very capable Content Management System (CMS) as it stands. However, it cannot inherently do everything you may want it to do. A rather clever solution to this problem is the Drupal module application programmer interface (API), enabling developers to create chunks of functionality as Drupal plugins that website administrators can use to customize their sites.

The Webform module facilitates two distinct, yet related, sets of functionality. First, ...

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