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    Matrix Element Pre-Selected Option

    Asked by MichalRousset on April 05, 2013 at 12:00 AM

    Hi, I'm trying to use a matrix element to create a form to take class attendance, and I was wondering if it is possible to have a pre-selected option in this element, as it is for radio buttons and check boxes?


    Michal Rousset

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by EltonCris on April 05, 2013 at 04:53 AM


    The best way to do that is to take your form source code and add selected="selected" on the dropdown attributes. It seems to be not possible with prepopulating fields via URL parameters since both fields on a single row has the same field names so using your form source code is the best way to achieved this.

    Example, in this form: http://www.jotform.me/30938501643958

    Let us know if you have further questions. Thanks!