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Chapter 17. XForms > Understanding XForms

Understanding XForms

XForms is the new standard way to create forms (the specification is actually not that new, but it is definitely new to almost all developers, few of whom have ever used it). Understanding XForms a better understanding of the worlds of XML and XSL.

XML is simply a way to share structured data. XML documents are each of a specific type which defines what fields and information need to be in XML documents of that type. XForms is an XML type used to define what forms contains. That is important to understand. Unlike HTML forms which contain form controls and presentation, XForms forms contain only form controls.


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