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    Is it possible to format a textbox to currency?

    Asked by sschiager on December 07, 2016 at 03:49 AM
    For example, if I update a value in a text box, I would like to be able to format it to currency. Is there a way to do that?
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by liyam on December 07, 2016 at 04:57 AM


    On a regular textbox field, you can set your input to validate currency by selecting the field and choosing the kind of validation to run on the textbox:

    If you have further questions on the matter, please let us know.


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    Answered by sschiager on December 07, 2016 at 02:45 PM
    What I meant is to show the numbers in currency format for the end users. Can that be done?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by BJoanna on December 07, 2016 at 05:39 PM

    Do you want to show currency sign inside of your text box field? Like this:

    To achieve this you will need to update your conditions and add dollar sign "$"in front of numeric values. 

    Hope this will help. Let us know if you need further assistance.