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I need to be able to take pieces of data from fields like "Name" & "Date+Time"Asked by securenetwork on January 16, 2017 at 03:58 PM
I am using the data from 2 fields to create a username which I provide to the person filling out the form. I need to be able to take pieces of data from fields like "Name" & "Date+Time" and create a pre-calculated field of "Last Name+Time". My question is what do I need to put into the condition of calculating a field to pull the data I need to create the data for the new field?
We do not have a conditional logic that would pull certain characters from a field, however, you could use the Substring widget which is meant for this purpose: https://widgets.jotform.com/widget/substring
However, it will not work with date type fields. So, I am guessing you could convert the date to string value using a Form Calculation widget: https://widgets.jotform.com/widget/calculation
Let us know if you need more help.