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    Unable to edit hidden fields in submission edit mode

    Asked by SLIGP on February 02, 2017 at 01:47 PM

    I have fields for admin use only that I want to access after a form has been submitted, and don't want individuals to see when completing the form.  I added hidden fields and it seems to work, they can't see them and, after checking show empty field, I can see them on the form.  However, I can't edit them to add the necessary data, which is the whole point.   This seems like it should be something simple.  Help please.

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    https://www.jotform.com//?formID=70160223594147

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike on February 02, 2017 at 03:11 PM

    The fields should be editable when you edit submission from Submissions page.

    However, to be able to submit your edits you will need to use a submit button. Please try adding a submit button to your admin page and then check the issue again.

    If you need any further assistance, please let us know.