Email returned from a form has a missing field.

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    Asked on March 15, 2011 at 05:37 AM


    I havea  quiz online today. The email submissions I am getting show all the responses for each qeustion EXCEPT the second question. Is this something to do with the email notification area? I am unsure how this works.

    This is how it looks

    Question Answer
    1. Legend has it that Saint Patrick banished certain creatures from the Irish mainland? Which creatures? {1Legend}
    2. Archibald Leach was born in Bristol, England in 1904. In 1920 he migrated from the UK to find make his name in the USA. In which profession did he become famous? {2Archibald}
    3. Something you might find “north of the border”, in Scotland, is a Highland Fling. What is a Highland Fling? {3Something6}
    4. Sweden is about 1.5 times the size of Britain and has a very long coastline, but how far away from the sea can you get in the UK? {4Sweden}
    5. Which Briton invented the World Wide Web? {5Which8}
    6. Below are some of the traditional sights you associate with London. But, which is the odd one out in this typically 'colourful scene? {6Below}
    7. The Brits love sport and have created many of the games that are now played throughout the world. But which of these sports did not originate in UK? {7The}
    8. There are monuments all over London commemorating historical events. Which of these monuments is located in London's Trafalgar Square? {8There}
    9. On which day of the year are 'pancake races' traditionally held in the UK? {9On}
    10. King George V banned alcohol from being consumed in the royal household during World War I {10King}
    Please enter your name {pleaseEnter14}
    Enter your email address {enterYour}
    A phone number in case you win! {aPhone}

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    Answered on March 15, 2011 at 06:22 AM


    The email variable for the 2nd question is incorrect it should have been

    To include the result of a field in the notification email please do the following:

    1. Open your form in JotForm
    2. Click on Setup and Embed
    3. Choose 'Email Alerts' then 'Notification Email'
    4. In the Compose Email window the right section shows a list of the form fields.

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    Answered on March 15, 2011 at 06:35 AM

    Thanks, Mliz. I will try this. I don't need to re-embed the code into my website do I?


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    Answered on March 15, 2011 at 08:57 AM


    Nope, you don't have to edit your form.  Just edit the email content in the notification settings and you're good to go.

    Hope this helps.