- aippAsked on November 12, 2017 at 04:59 PM
So we use Jotform as our main form for almost every purpose. This means that upgrading the power of Jot conditions will help us a lot.
That been said, my idea is as follows and I hope you can send that to the developing team.
in Show/Hide conditions
Although this is a great tool, it could use some upgrades
My idea is that the condition could be:
1st- "selector field will use calculation values"
2nd- "option 1 = "question 1 ID"
"option 2 = "question 2 ID"
3rd- IF "selector" is filled
Show field:"insert field ID from Selector dropdown"
THIS WAY only one condition will be able to Show/Hide fields depending on selection.
I know this could be done by some simple scripting but i would need to download the source and actually modify it. But it would be great to be user friendly.
I don't know if my explaining is easy to understand, I hope it is.
- JotForm SupportBDAVIDAnswered on November 12, 2017 at 05:35 PM
Are those individual or nested conditions? Our conditions support nested ones already, and it seems like you have implemented it in your form example:
Also, it is already possible to use calculation values: https://www.jotform.com/help/301-How-to-Assign-Calculation-Value
And it is possible to insert form field values into other fields based on conditions: https://www.jotform.com/help/268-How-to-Insert-Text-or-Calculation-into-a-Field-Using-Conditional-Logic
- aippAnswered on November 12, 2017 at 07:06 PM
my idea is for an individual condition. like in my example there is only 1 IF and 1 action.
Please note that I want to insert the condtional value INSIDE the condition itself and not inside any field.
- JotForm SupportcandyAnswered on November 13, 2017 at 01:15 AM
As my colleague has already suggested the feature you request is already possible with assigning calculation values to the fields. Besides that, you can use form calculation widget or conditional calculation.
I hope this helps. Please check the guides and let us know if you need further clarification.