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Forms database


Overvew of Sitecore Forms database supported infrastructure, references, scaling, and privacy and security.

The Forms database contains customer form entries for the Sitecore Forms component. It should not be confused with the xDB collection database, which stores analytic data.

You can host the Forms database on:

  • SQL Server

  • SQL Azure

Refer to the Sitecore compatibility table for compatible versions.

The Forms database has its place in the Sitecore reference structure. It can be referenced by other roles, and it can also reference other roles.

Illustration showing the Forms database's place in the Sitecore reference structure.

Referenced by

The Forms database is referenced by the following roles:


The Forms database does not reference other roles.

The Forms database handles personal data in the following ways:

  • Customer form entries may contain personal data, such as the customer’s name or e-mail address.