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Form Tools 3 released!

Hi all, Form Tools 3 is finally out of beta! The download page now offers the latest and greatest download package and the old Form Tools 2 code (some 4 years old!) has been removed. All the code is still … Continue reading »

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Form Tools 3 final release

Hi all, Quick announcement. Sometime around April 15th I’ll be making Form Tools 3 the standard build, and dropping Form Tools 2 from the download page. The code will always be available at its home on github, but it’s time … Continue reading »

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Upgrade script online

After a long vacation, the upgrade script is back online. Yeah! Now when you click on Update from within your Form Tools interface, you’ll be directed to the Form Tools site where you can generate a zipfile containing whatever specific components you … Continue reading »

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End of an era: forums closing

Hi all, In order to keep things growing, sometimes you need to do some pruning. So once Form Tools 3 is released I’m going to be archiving the forums and moving all support to github where the source code is stored. … Continue reading »

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3.x roadmap

Hi all, With Form Tools 3 now in Beta, I thought it might be time to tease the goals for upcoming 3.x releases. I’ve had these ideas stewing around in my head for months so even though they’re not yet … Continue reading »

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Form Tools 3 beta available

Hi all, Just a heads up that the Form Tools 3 beta is now finally available. The alpha went through around 5 months of testing and patching, so I’m anticipating the beta period to be a relatively mellow one. If I … Continue reading »

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Form Tools 3: progress update

Hi all, Hope your year is treating you well! Boy it went fast for me. It’s been a couple of months since my last update so it’s time for another post. I’ve been using the Form Tools twitter account for announcing day-by-day news so if … Continue reading »

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Form Tools 3 alpha available

Hi all, Well it’s been a looong time in the works, but the first Form Tools 3 alpha is now available! This is a complete under-the-hood rewrite of Form Tools which now supports PHP 7. Any help testing it out … Continue reading »

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Form Tools 3 – and 4

Hi all, I’ve been working pretty continuously towards the 3.0 release these last few months, but I’m afraid it’s still a ways off yet. But my plans have now solidified about the foreseeable future of Form Tools, so a post … Continue reading »

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Boring technical post about FT-next

Stem your excitement! Time for an extremely boring technical post about the next version of Form Tools. Caffeine pills on standby! I’ve dubbed it FT-Next partly to sound cool, and partly because I’m no longer sure if it’s going to … Continue reading »

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