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Drupal 7 Webform Cookbook by Douglas Vernon Denny

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Closing and reopening forms

It may come to pass that our form is so inundated with submissions that the user responsible for administering the data requests us to close the form for a time. All the administrative functions will be available to suitably authorized administrators, but site visitors will not be able to make any new submissions. This will allow our administrators the time to adequately deal with the submissions they have before we reopen the floodgates.

How to do it...

Under the heading of Status of this form on the Form settings page, we select the Closed option. When the time comes to reopen the form to traffic, we merely select the Open option to enable new submissions to be accepted.

How it works...

This function is no more than ...

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