How do I get data from a PayPal entry into a field on my form?

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    Asked on November 06, 2018 at 04:02 PM

    I am looking for a way to take the total number of products purchased via PayPal and get a sum in a hidden field on my form.

    Here is the form.

    I would like to get a sum of total guests so that it's in a separate field of my exported data. this way I can run a simple sum on my spreadsheet to keep a running tally of how many guests I have registered.

    I tried using the calculation widget, but I can't find a way to extract how many of each "product" the person has chosen. Is this possible?


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    Answered on November 06, 2018 at 05:59 PM

    To achieve this, you have to add all the product purchase fields outside the Payment Widget and then only pass the total to the Payment Widget. Refer to this guide:

    This way all the choices the user makes and the total can be stored on the submissions page.

    For further assistance, do let us know.

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    Answered on November 06, 2018 at 06:01 PM

    I was afraid of that. Thanks for the reply. The form is live, so I'm not sure I want to change it right now, but I'll keep that in mind in the future.