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    Annual counter for submissions

    Asked by mmctighe on March 16, 2017 at 12:25 PM


    Is there a way to count the number of submission and have it sent and have that count in the notification email I receive?

    I am looking for a way to have my submissions counted for the year, so we can track the amount of inquiries made via the contact page.

    I tried the submission counter, but could not get an output on the email that is sent. 

    I have the field hidden so it does not appear on my contact page.  




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    JotForm Support

    Answered by John_Benson on March 16, 2017 at 02:54 PM

    In order to appear the hidden submission counter widget to your email, you need to disable the hide empty fields in the notification email settings. Here's how:

    You can also check the submissions page to see the annual submissions to your form. See image below:

    Hope that helps. If you have questions, please contact us again.