Celebrate WordCamp Europe - 30% OFF! Use coupon WC30 - View Details

Data Erasure Request

GDPR requires you provide users with a method of deleting their data from your records. WordPress has a Data Erasure Request feature that is seamlessly integrated with WS Form.

To create a data erasure request form:

  1. Click Add New from the WS Form administration menu.
  2. Click the GDPR tab at the top.
  3. Click the Data Erasure Request template.
  4. Click Publish when the form is created.
  5. Add the form to your website.

For more information about GDPR, click here.

Manually Creating a Data Erasure Request Form

You can also manually create a Data Erasure Request form. You will need a form that has an Email field on it. To do this:

  1. When editing your form, click the Actions icon at the top of the page. The Actions sidebar will open on the right-hand side of the page.
  2. Click the Add  icon to add a new action.
  3. Select Data Erasure Request from the Action pulldown.
  4. Select the Email field on your form for the Email Field setting.
  5. Click Save at the bottom.