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Extend UserForm - not being used

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Community Member, 605 Posts

9 January 2011 at 3:58pm

Edited: 09/01/2011 4:00pm

SS - 2.4.4
UF - 0.3.0

I want to make a custom page from UserDefinedForm called ContactPage, so I can mess around with the layout without affecting future forms. I have done this as follows by creating ContactPage.php in mysite (not the userforms directory):

class ContactPage extends UserDefinedForm {

	public static $db = array(

	public static $has_one = array(

class ContactPage_Controller extends UserDefinedForm_Controller {

	public static $allowed_actions = array (

	public function init() {


dev/build and all seems well in the CMS. So I also make a template in /themes/mysite/Layout with some basic HTML.

When I view the new page, it seems that it is not even using the main file as a base, let alone my custom sub template. All I see is the content and this line on a blank white page.

Generated with the default template

Any ideas what I've done wrong here?