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    Is it possible to have unclickable titles in a drop down menu?

    Asked by thevinehk on June 27, 2012 at 11:18 AM

    I want to create a dropdown menu with some titles in it, whcih can't be selected

    I woul look like that:


    Music    ( this is not selectable but a title)



           Popmusic    (these 3 are selectable)


    Movies    ( this is not selectable but a title)



           Documentary    (these 3 are selectable)


    etc ....


    Is this possible, then how can I define the title ?

    I didn't find anything with the search in the the help here ... sorry.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by NeilVicente on June 27, 2012 at 05:16 PM

    This can be made possible by enclosing the "titles" in double brackets [[ ]].

    For example:


    This nifty trick, along with others, was mentioned in a JotForm blog post:


    If you require further assistance, please do not hesitate to inform us.

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    Answered by thevinehk on June 28, 2012 at 11:54 PM
    THank you very much, Neil. That was a big help.