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I'm trying to create an additional contact form and am running into an issue - initially I modified the default contacts form but ran into issues so tried just using the default contact form on a CMS page, using the following code:

{{block type='core/template' template='contacts/form.phtml'}}

but whenever I try to submit the form it produces the following error

Fatal error: Call to a member function setFormAction() on a non-object in /home/urider/web/app/code/community/Fontis/Recaptcha/controllers/ContactsController.php on line 32

line 31,32 is as follows:

$this->loadLayout();
$this->getLayout()->getBlock('contactForm')->setFormAction( Mage::getUrl('*/*/post') );

From what I've seen online it may be something to do with the layout not being loaded but I'm really not sure, any thoughts?

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Just change form action in full format:

remove this code: $this->getLayout()->getBlock('contactForm')->setFormAction( Mage::getUrl('*/*/post') )

Change form action: `action="<?php echo Mage::getUrl('contacts/index/post') ?> "`
  • Thanks for the quick reply, is there any potential for this screwing anything up in the future? Edit: I just tried this and it broke the contact form on the /contactus/ page (it produced the same error that was occurring on the cms page contact form) – eddhall Feb 10 '15 at 11:04
  • form.phtml file change the action to Mage::getUrl('contacts/index/post') – Amit Bera Feb 10 '15 at 11:09
  • Hey Amit, Sorry I should have added, it didn't fix the original problem anyway, the form action in both contact forms is: "<?php echo $this->getFormAction() ? $this->getFormAction() : '/contacts/index/post/'; ?>" – eddhall Feb 10 '15 at 11:21
  • "<?php echo Mage::getUrl('contacts/index/post')?>" just do this .. no need to set <?php echo $this->getFormAction() ? $this->getFormAction() : '/contacts/index/post/'; ?> – Amit Bera Feb 10 '15 at 11:23
  • Sorry it's still producing the same fatal error for both contact forms – eddhall Feb 10 '15 at 11:32

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