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Version: 5



Use this filter to non-permanently manipulate the entry information that's provided to your PDF.


$value | mixed

  • The user's response to the current field

$field | array

  • The Gravity Form field currently being processed

$entry | array

  • The raw Gravity Form Entry array.

$form | array

  • The raw Gravity Form form array.
  • Added in Gravity PDF 4.4

$class | array

  • The current PDF field class (see /src/helper/fields/)
  • Added in Gravity PDF 4.4


This snippet will show you how to target a specific field type and make changes to the user's response:

add_action( 'gfpdf_field_value', function( $value, $field, $entry, $form, $class ) {

/* Check for textarea fields and indent the first line */
if( 'textarea' == $field->type ) {
$value = ' ' . $value;

return $value;

}, 10, 5 );

Source Code

This filter is located in the Helper_Abstract_Fields::get_value() method of /src/helper/abstract/Helper_Abstract_Fields.php.