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    I want to display testimonials (form submissions) in my site

    Asked by 1to1 on August 21, 2012 at 09:07 AM

    Hi,

     

    I want clients to be able to go onto my site and fill in a form for a testimonial and then when they click submit I want it to appear automatically on my site for any site visitor to see.  Is this possible?

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    Answered by ItalyTech on August 21, 2012 at 09:13 AM

    Hi, 

    yes it's possible. You can create a grid listing and embed it (trough frame) into your website.

     

    Grid Listing is useful in several ways, a classic example of which is the ability to show the submissions on your web page right after a user hits the Submit button. In the generated grid list you can do the following:

    - Rearrange the order of the columns in the table by dragging the column headings.
    - Make the grid larger.
    - Add/remove column fields
    - Sort Ascend/Descend the data by field.

    To create a Grid Listing:

    1. Login and Open the form in JotForm.

    2. Click on 'My Forms'.

    My Forms

    3. Select the Form from the list and click on 'Reports'.
    Reports

    4. Click on 'Add New Report'.


    5. Choose 'Grid Listing' from the options click on 'Next'.

    Grid Report

    6. You can choose what fields are to be included in the listing. To restrict access to the list you can enable Password Protection.

    Grid Wizard

    7. The url to access the list is displayed you can share the listing using the url. To display the grid listing in your webpage get the iframe code to embed.

    Grid Report URL

    This is how a grid listing looks like when viewed using the url:

    Grid Report Result

     

    Please let us know if you need further assistance.

    Alessandro

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    Answered by 1to1 on August 21, 2012 at 09:42 AM

    Awesome - thank you :)

     

    However i get an error on  my site - http://www.ovenblitzer.co.uk/testimonials.html

     

    ??

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    Answered by ItalyTech on August 21, 2012 at 09:46 AM

    You're welcome ! 

    Please replace this code

     

    <iframe src="http://www.jotform.com/table/22333968124050" frameborder="0" style="width:100%; height:100%; min-height:500px; border:none;" scrolling="auto"></iframe>

    with this

    <iframe src="http://www.jotform.com/grid/22334232747046/" frameborder="0" style="width:100%; height:100%; min-height:500px; border:none;" scrolling="auto"></iframe>

     

    Please let us know if this solve this issue.

     

    Thanks.

    Alessandro

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    Answered by 1to1 on August 21, 2012 at 09:58 AM

    HI,

     

    Thanks.  I can now see it on my site.  However is that the only way it can be displayed???  I woudl like it displayed like the below:

     

    Testimonial

    Name

    Date

     

    Testimonial

    Name

    Date

     

    Testimonial

    Name

    Date

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by NeilVicente on August 21, 2012 at 11:06 AM

    @1to1

    Our built-in reporting features such as the HTML Table and Grid Listing have limited customizability in the aesthetics department.

    It means that there is no way to alter the said report's appearance. Sorry about that.

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    Answered by ztwersky on September 08, 2014 at 06:42 PM

    Is this obsolete? I don't see any "create new report" in my forms. Only create form.