Hide menu Last updated: Nov 02 2016
Area: Episerver Add-ons Applies to versions: Forms (all versions)

Episerver Forms Developer Guide

Note: Episerver Forms is only supported by MVC-based websites and HTML5-compliant browsers.

Forms are a key element of many websites to collect information and interact with visitors. Some examples of forms are Contact usSign up for our newsletterSign up for an event, and Apply for a job.

The Episerver Forms add-on provides a block-based approach to web forms which has the following advantages:

  • Re-use. You can re-use blocks with existing content to create new forms.
  • Customized rendering. You can customize rendering of forms, including renderings for display channels, personalization, multi-language, and permissions.

Supported platform versions

  • Episerver CMS 9 and higher.


  • Available as a NuGet package. (Install-Package EPiServer.Forms


  • Episerver Forms is only supported by MVC-based websites.


It would be good if you can provide more details in Installation section. There are many EPiServer.Form packages availabie, it's a bit chanllange for the the starters to pick up the only packages they need to get the new form up and running.




It's quite easy to install EPiServer Form. Just enter: Install-Package EPiServer.Forms in Package Manager console.

Or you can check out this tutorial: http://jondjones.com/learn-episerver-cms/episerver-developers-guide/episerver-modules/the-quick-and-dirty-guide-to-install-and-use-the-new-episerver-forms