What is JotForm?
JotForm is a free online form builder which helps you create online forms without writing a single line of code. No sign-up required.

At JotForm, we want to make sure that you’re getting the online form builder help that you need. Our friendly customer support team is available 24/7.

We believe that if one user has a question, there could be more users who may have the same question. This is why many of our support forum threads are public and available to be searched and viewed. If you’d like help immediately, feel free to search for a similar question, or submit your question or concern.

  • Profile Image

    Combine three forms with conditional formatting

    Asked by procurement on April 19, 2017 at 01:56 PM


    I had an issue with one of my forms and it lost over 680 conditions. I have cloned the form and reverted it into three different forms to return all the formatting. Is there a way to combine these three forms into one INCLUDING the conditional formatting?


    If not, is there a way to set up a fourth form that directs to the right form with the right conditions? For example, if someone selects Year 2017, it would pull from the cloned form to deliver the conditional formatting.





  • Profile Image
    JotForm Support

    Answered by BJoanna on April 19, 2017 at 03:25 PM

    It is possible to clone fields from one form to another with Field Manager app. However conditions will not be cloned. 

    You can create a fourth form and use condition logic to redirect your users to one of your other three forms. Inside of this guide you can find how to Change Thank You Page URL Based on a Condition:

    Change Thank You Page URL Based on a Condition

    Hope this will help. Let us know if you need further assistance. 

  • Profile Image

    Answered by procurement on April 19, 2017 at 03:55 PM

    Thank you for the suggestion. Unfortunately, these solutions do not solve my lost conditions. Since I'm using a paid JF subscription - huge favor, can JF Support please migrate these conditions on your backend for me to merge all the conditions into one form like I originally created? Again this glitch happened because the new JF interface auto-save did not save the conditions correctly. I'm trying to avoid hours upon hours of redoing work. Please help - I'd be so grateful!

  • Profile Image

    Answered by Boris on April 19, 2017 at 06:20 PM

    The only way to restore any lost form conditions would be to use our Form Revision History on your affected form, and revert it back to a revision where the conditions still existed:


    When it comes to actually combining several smaller forms into one, I'm afraid that conditions cannot be moved / merged from one form to another. Only form fields cam be moved / duplicated, by using the Field manager app as instructed previously:


    The way to restore conditions if they were lost would be to use the form revision history. I hope this helps.