I would like to capture the name of the country where the form was completed. I don’t want the visitor to complete it, I want it to happen automatically, like in a hidden field.
According to Gravity forms support;
“I can use the gform_pre_submission filter to send user’s IP address to some geolocation service and then populate a filed with the country name.”
Can someone help me link these pieces together, get it to work as described above?
How about using this plugin?
Do you know what might have happened to the GeoIP Dectection plugin. I encountered the following message here: https://wordpress.org/plugins/geoip-detect/
“This plugin has been closed as of March 20, 2020 and is not available for download. This closure is temporary, pending a full review.”
I have not heard anything about that one. It’s a recent message and it looks like it’s being reviewed now. Could be a security issue or other violation of the terms. I would check back in a couple days, or seek an alternative.
Can you recommend an alternative?
I have not used any others, but this one turned up in a quick search: