In this article we will see the interface users have for submitting reviews in
In the website frontend (providing you have allowed it in the configuration), users
can submit their own reviews of the vehicles in your Vehicle Manager by clicking the
Add Review button. On the vehicle details page, they are then presented with
the following form:
Title for the user's vehicle review.
The user's text for the vehicle review.
The user's rating of the vehicle. Rating is required in order to save the review!
The CAPTCHA will only show for Guest users. If you specified Guest users are allowed to enter reviews at all of course in [Settings Frontend]. If the user enters a wrong CAPTCHA, the review is preserved through the session cookie of the user, so the user can try again without losing the typed review. Maximum 3 tries.
See the article about Vehicle Manager CAPTCHA and session save path in the Manuals section for explanation.
Saves the review. It will immediately show in the frontend.
• Hide Review
Hides the [Add Review] form on the vehicle details page.
When done, click [Save] to submit the review.
Currently the User Submitted reviews are sorted by date of entry. If you should desire a different sorting method, there is hack described in the Support.
Forums for achieving sorting by Review Title Or Review Text first word.
In the next article we will see how user vehicle reviews show up in the Administration backend.