I'm trying to add a newsletter sign-up form to an external* (Joomla) website. The guidance I've found online says that I should go to Customize » CiviCRM Profile, then click 'More' on right and select 'HTML Form Snippet', but it isn't there.

Does anybody know where it is?

*The CiviCRM installation is under a different Joomla site to the public one where the form's going.

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You need to enable remote profiles. Administer menu » System Settings » Misc. Unfortunately, from your screenshot I see that you're running Civi 4.7.14. That version has a known bug, where remote profile setting can't be changed.

I would recommend upgrading to the latest 4.7 (this is a good idea anyway; 4.7.14 has known security bugs), then enable remote profile submission.

  • Sorted! I'd been putting off upgrading to 4.7.24 so it's probably good that something forced my hand. Thanks for your help. Sep 12 '17 at 14:29

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