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    how to import data into a existing jotform

    Asked by guest_23461328001037 on December 12, 2012 at 03:55 AM

    there is a way to import date into an existing form ?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by abajan on December 12, 2012 at 04:13 AM

    Currently, our system has no "import data" feature but I'll submit a ticket to request it.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by abajan on December 12, 2012 at 05:38 AM

    Before I submit the ticket, do you have a Google account? If so, try sending the form's submissions to a Google spreadsheet and then importing the extra data (from Excel, online or wherever) into that sheet. To learn more about our Google Spreadsheets (formerly, Google Docs) Integration feature, please click the following image:


    To import Excel data (assuming it's an Excel spreadsheet from which you want to copy the data) into the form's Google spreadsheet, first convert the Excel file to the Google spreadsheet format and then copy the range of data needed from the converted file to the form's spreadsheet. Alternatively, it might be possible to just copy the range of data from the Excel file and paste it into the form's spreadsheet but I would need to test all of this.