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Automatically prepopulating form based on another formAsked by lastfrontierheli on May 02, 2013 at 01:29 PM
Could you please explain "$var1 = "?fullName3[first]=".urlencode($answers[fullname3]);"
Is "fullName3[first]" the id of the initial form and "[fullname3]" the ID of the the field in the second form that should be pre-populated?
My first form has the First name and Last name as simple text fields, and the second form (that I want populated with the names from the first form) has them in the "Full Name" format, could this be causing an issue? (I have the email pre-populating fine, but the names are not. If I understood what is being referenced by the redirect.php code (is it the field ID, name etc) I would be able to figure out my issue.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
I forgot to include the forms:
I want the fields from this form:
To populate this form:
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You can try the following code:
$answers = $_POST;
$url1 = "http://form.jotformpro.com/form/30999279639982";
$var1 = "?fullName1[first]=".urlencode($answers[firstname]);
$var2 = "&fullName1[last]=".urlencode($answers[lastname]);
$var3 = "&email3=".urlencode($answers[email]);
$url2 = $url1.$var1.$var2.$var3;
fullName1[first] - is referring to the First Name input on your second form.
$answers[firstname] - is referring to the post data from your first form.
You can also run the following script instead of the redirect code in order to see the full post data array:
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