I would like a feature that does a "calendar reminder"

  • cheryl6922
    Asked on September 13, 2017 at 8:47 PM

    I use JotForm for event Registration, however I would like a feature that does a "calendar reminder" - for all calendars (google, ical etc....) That would be VERY Helpful!!!

  • Elton Support Team Lead
    Replied on September 13, 2017 at 10:20 PM

    You can create a calendar report if this works for you.


    However, if you want to integrate JotForm with Google Calendar, that's possible through Zapier. E.g. Create Google Calendar Event on New Form Submission.


    Hope this helps!

  • cheryl6922
    Replied on September 15, 2017 at 2:51 PM

    For a  person who has RSVP'd for an event, I want them to click a link and update their google calendar, or Apple calendar. I've seen this option on other emails.

    The options in Zapier don't allow this

  • Support_Management Jotform Support
    Replied on September 15, 2017 at 5:51 PM

    Hello @cheryl6922 - For emails, yes, this is a must-have feature so some platforms may have this. However, in our line of business as a form builder, I'm afraid we don't have that kind of option.

    With my colleague's suggestion, Zapier only acts as a middleman between JotForm and Google Calendar. The main goal of this connection is to add events to Google Calendar on form submission.

    As a workaround outside JotForm, you may want to check out this website https://addtocalendar.com/ (on the Use the Add to Calendar link in an email campaign section) that offers links that you can place on emails.

    Although this is beyond our scope of support, the best help I can offer is to point you in the right direction. Hope this helps!

  • cheryl6922
    Replied on September 18, 2017 at 10:38 AM

    Thank you.. I've used Addtocalendar.... but I thought maybe there was a new widget that would allow for calendar reminders when I saw the "Event Registration" popup...

    Hopefully this feature will be added in the future!!!


    Thanks again!

  • leeyen
    Replied on September 20, 2017 at 5:53 PM

    Hi Cheryl,

    This new feature is in the works! :)