IP address indicator

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    Asked on April 22, 2011 at 03:33 AM

    with my php sub form on my other sites, i am sent the persons IP address also so I can track people who may...and do submit false forms.


    can i setup the form in jotform to show me IP address with form submitted?



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    Answered on April 22, 2011 at 04:09 AM

    After you open "Submissions" page of a form of yours you can see a wheel button on the right hand side. When you click on it you can see some options you can set and some fields you can include to your submissions. When you click on "IP" field you can include IP address of submitter in each submission.

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    Answered on April 22, 2011 at 04:11 AM

    There are two places where you can see the form submitter's IP address. You can have the IP displayed either on the form's Email Alerts or on your Submissions Page.

    To show IP address in Email Alerts:

    1.  Go to Setup & Embed tab

    2.  Click Email Alerts button in the toolbar

    3.  Click the Email alert where you want the IP address to show

    4.  Insert the characters "{ip}" (without the quotes) anywhere in your email template

    5.  Click finish and save your form


    To show IP address on your submissions page:

    1.  Go to My Forms page

    2.  Click on the particular form then click the Submissions button on the toolbar

    3.  While in the submissions page for that specific form, click the small settings icon found on the right side of the page, under the Delete button

    4.  Check the "IP" option from the context menu that pops up


    Hope you find this helpful. Let us know if you require further assistance.