How can I prevent the form being submitted unless the user fills out a field with the right answer?

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    Asked on December 22, 2016 at 02:59 PM


    Can I limit the possible answers for a field in jot form so that only individuals that posses the right answer for say a number firld or a name field will be allowed to submit the form?

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    Answered on December 22, 2016 at 03:40 PM

    Hello, if your aim is to only allow a user/respondent to submit the form IF AND ONLY IF their response exactly matches a "right answer" then you may use Conditions to achieve that.

    Have a look at this quick demo form I came up with:

    (test123 is the right answer that the Textbox requires)

    The idea here is that they won't be able to submit the form if they don't know the needed response (or the right answer) for the Textbox Field.

    Here's how the Condition was setup:

    Related guide: Smart-Forms-Using-Conditional-Logic

    If you need to take a closer look, you may clone my form, here's how.