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    How can I create a calulclated field from existing for fields

    Asked by billylevine2003gmailcom on August 22, 2013 at 06:57 AM

    for example amount=qty * price which are inputted form fields

    create qty
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    Answered by KadeJM on August 22, 2013 at 12:05 PM

    Hi, Unfortunately we do not yet have a feature to create calculated fields in the forms. The best way to do this is using one of our Payment Tool Integrations which caculate this from a Qty option which I believe will best meet your need for this.

    Example: http://form.jotform.co/form/32335089503856

    The only other way to do this is with the form's source code and getting your hands dirty with some custom programming to create a workaround for this. There is also a workaround using Dropdown boxes provided by one of my colleagues for this found here http://www.jotform.com/answers/202265-Calculate-a-grand-total-on-my-dropdown-form-fields if you'd like to see if this might interest you.