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Python Build a Social Network with Flask Takin' Names Flask-WTF Forms

Eran Artzi
Eran Artzi
4,280 Points

StringField not available

Hi,

I imported Form from flask_wtf but I can define the 'username' parameter as a StringField - that type does not exist.

I followed all the steps for this tutorial and everything worked so far. I am working on Pycharm

Please help!

1 Answer

Chris Freeman
MOD
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 67,989 Points

Using WTF Forms usually involves importing the Form and the fields separately:

from flask_wtf import Form
from wtforms import StringField, PasswordField