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    Location of Unique Check error message

    Asked by HRCfamily on June 10, 2013 at 02:08 PM

    Is there anyway to move the "submission error" message to the first page of the form not the end if the error is due to a duplicate field completed on the first page of a multi-page form? This way the clients will not have to complete the entire form before they revieve the error. Thanks!

     

    Here's the form

    http://form.jotform.us/form/31476614846158

    Page URL:
    http://form.jotform.us/form/31476614846158

    multi-page form JotForm unique question
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike_T on June 10, 2013 at 02:30 PM

    Unfortunately, it is not possible with the current setup. We compare the duplicated values through the database check upon submission, and the Next/Back page moves are not considered as submissions.

    If you would like to have real time checking for the Unique Question option, please let us know, so we will add a feature request to our system.

    Thank you.