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    Can I have a Client Verification Form with Password Protected Area

    Asked by jotithoward on December 14, 2012 at 03:53 PM

    Hello,

     

    I am having trouble understanding what I can and cant do with forms for purposes of client verification.   I have not created the form yet, but I will very easily if what I propose is ok within your rules. The last thing I want to do is to be blacklisted or have my forms be taken down.

     

    To explain. I want to have a password protected section of my site but I don't have the ability to give unique password to everyone.

     

    What i would like to do make a form to help authorized clients verify themselves to have access to the protected area.

     

    Jotform  structure

    email :

    Password:

     

    Jotform  conditions

    if password = ABCD1234   (predefined by me)

    and email = client email...

     

    Then...

     

    Option 1:

     show link to go to protected area

     

    Option 2:

    show 'enter' or 'submit' button and redirect client to area

     

    Option 3:

    show captcha +  submit...and redirect to area

     

    Please let me know if any of these solutions are best case for staying within things I am allowed to do with Jotforms.

     

    Thanks

     

     

     

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike_T on December 14, 2012 at 04:03 PM

    Thank you for contacting us.

    Since you are a Premium user, in any case your account will not be blocked without manual verification by our Support Team.

    Described form scheme is completely fine, you can use it without any problems.

    Please feel free to contact us if you need any further assistance. We will be happy to help.

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    Answered by fxr on December 14, 2012 at 04:06 PM

    Just a couple comments that I would like to add to my colleagues comments.

    1. Any Password you use on a form will be viewable if a user reviews the forms source code.

    2. After the form is created, please get in touch with us so that we can whitelist it.

    Thanks.