Is it possible to pass a variable/value to jotforms to display content inside an html object?

  • Profile Image
    Asked on June 28, 2013 at 09:07 AM

    step make a htlml object in jot form where the content (value) is set from information passed via the url.


  • Profile Image
    Answered on June 28, 2013 at 09:57 AM

    Hi Billy, I'm not quite sure I fully follow you on this matter. Can you explain more about what you would like to try to do and what variable s you would be wanting to use on your form? You can apply html to your form's and which is fairly playable with many things. Additionally you can further modify them using the form's full souce code. It's actually more dependent upon what is being done so it might be possible or perhaps we might be able to come up with a workaround for it once we understand more about this question of yours.

  • Profile Image
    Answered on June 28, 2013 at 12:28 PM

    here is my sample jotform......I would like to pass the contents of the html section (the descrption) but do not know how to identify it. I would solo on like to display it the the form below based on conditional logic


  • Profile Image
    Answered on June 28, 2013 at 02:05 PM

    What is exactly the html section you are talking about? Can you please refer to the webpage?

    I think you might like to check this guide

    Prepopulating the fields to your JotForm via URL parameters

  • Profile Image
    Answered on June 28, 2013 at 02:27 PM
    see the following form...
    trying to pass the value of the html section the value being the text:
    *Coordinates and manages all Leesburg Job Connection Center activities,
    supervision and evaluation of Job Center staff and volunteers, markets Job
    Center to referral sources. Must have at least two (2) years experience
    providing Social Services, Education, or Employment Services to
    disadvantaged populations. Must have at least two (2) years supervisory
    experience. Must be experienced and effective in marketing services.
    Experience with Social Services and Businesses in the Leesburg/Lake County
    area needed. Teaching experience is helpful. Excellent organizational
    skills, effective writing skills, and excellent verbal communication skills
    required. Must have good math skills for computations, excellent
    interpersonal skills and good judgement for use in coordinating with
    others. Must have excellent presentation skills and marketing skills.
    Ability to work well with multiple populations with special needs required.
    Bachelors Degree in Social Services, Human Services, Education, or
    Business. The starting salary is 36,125.00 on an annual basis; wages are
    paid during time of employment and are allocated on a bi-weekly basis.
  • Profile Image
    Answered on June 28, 2013 at 03:47 PM


    How about if you will just add the value using URL Parameters? Example: CLICK THIS LINK!


    Adding the Content to a non-editable Text Area Field. Get the Name and pass the value to the next form URL.


    1. First Form with non-editable text area field:

    2. Form to be prepopulated: ({jobRequest}&location={location}&yourMessages={conditions})


    1. Right click to the text area field then set "Read Only" to "yes"