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iBox Counter integration with Gravity Forms entries

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dymond

So I'm using gravity forms to take entries on volunteers for an event. 

 

The goal is to have 200 volunteers in total for the event. 

I've had some requests from clients to show a counter (maybe iBox - Counter) on the webpage, showing how many entries have been submitted and maybe a StarBars style part showing how close we are to the goal... Is there a native way to do this in DMS 2?

 

Any and all suggestions are greatly appreciated!

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Danny    1,327
Danny

Hi,

 

There isn't anything in DMS that will allow you to manipulate a plugin. The best course of action would be for you to contact their support and ask your question there. I did a quick search and found the following which may be what you're looking for.

 

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10499719/how-to-echo-gravity-forms-entry-count-in-a-wordpress-theme-template

 

If it isn't, then you will need to contact their support for assistance.


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