Aug 4, 2018

Contact Form CF7 Data Storage

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An easy WordPress plugin that saves contact form entries in the WordPress database. Contact form CF7 Data Storage allows you to save, view, manage and export the data sent by forms on your site.

Plugin support forms are being built Contact Form 7. Caldera Forms or Quickly secure contact form. All form entries are stored in the WordPress database besides being sent by email. This allows you to avoid problems with missing or non-delivered emails.

Latest Version: 22.08.2017 – v1.1. Check changelog

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Install this plugin exactly as demo

How do you use the plugin?

Example use of plugin

Supported plugins

The latest version saves data from contact forms based on these plugins:

Saved data

The plugin uses native WordPress tables and features so you can easily transfer (export, import) data (if necessary) between different WordPress instances. The plugin stores the following data:

  • General submission data: form name (which was used to send email), page name (where the form was located – called referral pointer), sender user agent, sender IP.
  • Message details: sender, recipient, recipient, CC, BCC, response to (all data in format: name and e-mail address), subject and body of the message.
  • Form data: list of form fields and values.
  • forms: list of files attached to the message (files are saved in media Library).

Main view

The plugin begins to collect data from contact form entries immediately after activation – no further setup from admin is required. All entries are stored based on native WordPress functionality, called Custom Post Type and are available under the dashboard menu item MF Data Storage. Under the above menu item, the user has the ability to:

  • Search and filter forms submissions by contact form type, content of message body and subject.
  • Export records to popular file formats like: CSV and XML,
  • Example content of the messages,
  • Use all the others standard WordPress functionality (such as deleting entries, performing bulk actions, etc.) – The plugin does not limit these options.

Detailed view

Detailed view of the entry (which is available by clicking Edit link) contains all data submitted by the end user arranged in four tabs: General. Message. Form data and Form files.

export Options

With the plugin you can export submitted records to formats such as: CSV (separated by tabs or semicolons) and XML. File with exported data can be created based on query results or user choice. User is able to control (via Settings for the plugin) Names and availability of fields for both types of files.


The plug-in is compatible with the latest WordPress version.


Plugin is translated into language: English, Polish.


To install the plugin via WordPress dashboard, follow the steps below:

  • Download the plugin (select Installerable WordPress file only option) from CodeCanyon to your computer. You get the file in ZIP file format.
  • Go to the WordPress dashboard and navigate to Plugins / Add new.
  • click on Upload plugin button.
  • Upload ZIP package from the first item.
  • Press the button Enable link that appears under the title of the plugin.

To install the plugin via FTP, follow the steps below:

  • Download the plugin (select Installerable WordPress file only option) from CodeCanyon to your computer. You get the file in ZIP file format.
  • Unpack it to access the uncompressed files.
  • Connect to your server using your preferred FTP application (e.g. FileZilla).
  • Navigate to wp content / plugins folder in the WordPress installation on your website.
  • Upload uncompressed plugin to this location via FTP.
  • Go to the WordPress dashboard and click plugins menu.
  • click on Enable link.
  • Now your plugin is installed and ready to work.

Notice that The plugin is ready to work immediately after installation and activation. No other action or setup is required.

This product is supported

The support is implemented through our Support Forum. We are in GMT +1, and we strive to answer all questions within 24 hours of weekdays. In some cases the waiting time can be extended to 48 hours. Support requests sent on weekends or bank holidays are processed next Monday or next business day.

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08/22/2017 – v1.1

  • Fixed few minor issues,
  • Added new translation language: Polish.

07/18/2017 – v1.0

  • First release.


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Jaeho Park completed a Master in Fine Arts at the Hongik University in 1999, followed by a Master in Photographic Studies at the University of Westminster in 2012. After working for many years as a university professor, designer and curator in South Korea.

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