R Wrapper for the 'Wufoo.com' - The Form Building Service

Allows form managers to download entries from their respondents using Wufoo JSON API (< https://www.wufoo.com>). Additionally, the Wufoo reports - when public - can be also acquired programmatically. Note that building new forms within this package is not supported.

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R package for Wufoo API

This package doesn't support creating new forms. It can be only used to retrieve information about your form entries.

CRAN: https://CRAN.R-project.org/package=WufooR


Use devtools to install the latest version from Github:


Tested on Ubuntu 18.04 and Windows 10 (64 bit using latest R)

Looking for examples and current implementation status ?

Check the vignette in vignettes folder.

How to contribute

  • Fork the repository
  • Create and switch to a new branch git checkout -b [name_of_your_new_branch]
  • Do the changes (i.e. edit files)
  • Push remote branch to your github git remote add -t [name_of_your_remote] & git push -u origin [name_of_your_remote]
  • Create a new pull request (to my master branch)

Want a direct push access? No problem, just let me know and become a 👪.


  • Please note that this project is released with a Contributor Code of Conduct. By participating in this project you agree to abide by its terms.

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For the current development, see: https://github.com/dmpe/WufooR

March 2019 - ensure that package works properly again - bump version number and update dependancies - add new methods to cover most of the API (other than POST requests, with an exception LOGIN POST) - fix spelling mistakes, update documentation

March 2018 - update to reflect CRAN messages - updated tutorial page and deleted api key which caused problems - upgraded some packages

September 2017 - attempted to fix the user bug

April 2017 - New update to reflect dplyr package release. - Libraries have been upgraded and error with names of fields/titles has been fixed (see Hadley's email)

March 2016 - Thanks to Maksim, new 'pageStart' and 'pageSize' parameters in 'form_entries' have been added https://github.com/dmpe/WufooR/pull/4

February 2016 - Update packages - Make documentation more explicit about what is expected - Add 2 new parametrs: domain and debugConnection

September 2015 - bring up to date with R releases - attempt to fix Fedora's issue with security certs (NSS non existent; see CRAN mail)

July 2015 - Initial CRAN Release. - Fully working release.

Reference manual

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1.0.1 by John Malc, 2 years ago


Report a bug at https://github.com/dmpe/wufoor/issues

Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/WufooR

Authors: John Malc [aut, cre] (@dmpe) , Maksim Pecherskiy [ctb] (@MrMaksimize)

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Web Technologies and Services

Apache License 2.0 license

Imports httr, jsonlite, dplyr

Suggests roxygen2, knitr, testthat, rmarkdown, covr

See at CRAN