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    what does "is filled" mean?

    Asked by mnsharpe on February 06, 2017 at 02:28 PM

    As a conditional option, that is. So if I have a dropdown box where an item is selected? Does that mean the field is "filled" and it will jump to the next page?...that's what I want tp do...I have 4 dropdown boxes--I want people to only pick one item, and when they do, I want do not want them selecting another dropdown box and select one of those option. So, they have 4 potential with dropboxes, each with multiple options. I only want to allow them to select one dropdown box and one of the items within that dropdown box and then proceed to page 2. I tried to use the logic "is filled," but it does not seem to work. Any ideas?

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    Answered by david on February 06, 2017 at 03:48 PM

    You have the right idea about how "Is Filled" works.  It pertains to the field as a whole, rather than a specific selection. 

    For example, if you have 4 drop down fields and you only want them to select something from one of them, you could set up 4 conditions.

    If Drop down 1 IS FILLED HIDE Drop Down 2,3,4
    If Drop down 2 IS FILLED HIDE Drop Down 1,3,4
    If Drop down 3 IS FILLED HIDE Drop Down 1,2,4
    If Drop down 4 IS FILLED HIDE Drop Down 1,2,3

    If users wanted to make a selection in a different drop down after they made their initial selection, they would need to clear their current selection in order to show the other drop downs again.