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    How can I get Jotform to E-mail a PDF result instead of a HTML or Text?

    Asked by rlanga on July 17, 2013 at 05:05 AM

    I already read about it on http://www.jotform.com/answers/209088-How-can-I-get-Jotform-to-E-mail-a-PDF-result-instead-of-a-HTML-or-Text


    but this is not working, it just insert the {pdf-link} text but no actual link to the file 


    I even try to http://www.jotform.com/server.php?action=getSubmissionPDF&sid={id}&formID=31963150567861 but this is not woking for me ..

    what could be wrong?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Morian on July 17, 2013 at 06:01 AM


    {pdf-link} should actually work. Please change it back to {pdf-link} instead of that link.

    Did you try to make a submission on your actual form and not just test email? If not, please try to make a submission using your actual form and you should be able to see the link in the notification email.

    I cloned your form and made an actual submission after changing it back to {pdf-link} and here is the result: