Orbeon Forms is an open source web forms solution. It includes an XForms engine, the Form Builder web-based form editor, and the Form Runner runtime.
Last updated for Orbeon Forms 2020.1.5 (November 2021)
Orbeon Forms is an open source, standard-based web forms solution, which includes:
For more information about Orbeon Forms, please visit orbeon.com.
Orbeon Forms comes in two editions:
For more information and downloadable binaries, see the download page.
The system requirements and installation procedure are detailed on Installing Orbeon Forms.
See the community page. In a nutshell:
All documentation is available online:
Orbeon Forms is written mainly using the following languages and technologies:
For a list of known issues and RFEs, check the issue tracking system.
The source code is distributed under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL). The full text of the license is available at http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/lesser.html. LGPL is a business-friendly license that allows you to use Orbeon Forms for open source and commercial applications.
Some examples are distributed under the terms of the Apache License, Version 2.0. The full text of the license is available at: http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0.
Please refer to file headers to identify which license governs the distribution of a particular file.
This software is OSI Certified Open Source Software. OSI Certified is a certification mark of the Open Source Initiative.
See the next section for more details about the licenses of included third-party software.
This product includes software developed by the Apache Software Foundation:
In addition, this product includes the following software:
This product makes use of schemas for XSLT 2.0 and XForms 1.1 provided under W3C Software License. The schemas are available at the following locations:
This product makes use of the Silk Icons, released under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License.
This product makes use of the PixelMixer icons.
Please consult the
third-party-licensesdirectory for more information about individual licenses.
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