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    How can I set minimum limit of characters in a text box?

    Asked by yogishchandra on July 27, 2017 at 09:50 AM


    I a text box, I know how to set the maximum number of characters. But I need to set a minimum limit also. Is it possible?

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    Answered by BJoanna on July 27, 2017 at 12:24 PM

    You can use Input Mask option, if you want to restrict users to match the format you specified. 

    Getting Started with the Basics of Input Masking

    Or you can use a Long Text Entry (Text Area) field.

    Here is my demo form: https://form.jotformpro.com/72074656169969 

    Feel free to test it.

    Hope this meet what you are looking for.

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    Answered by yogishchandra on July 27, 2017 at 02:27 PM

    Thank you Joanna. It worked.