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    how do I create condition in matrix field

    Asked by srozenfeld on October 10, 2013 at 02:34 PM

    Hi,

    I created a matrix grid with 5 (rows) item and 6 (columns) items. The last columns I named "other". The condition I like to create is something like this. When you select a specific row and the last column "other" I like to display a specific Text Area I created to associate with that selection in this grid. The reason I created the grid is that the person may have multiple selection in the grid with special instructions associated with the row selection.

    see screenshot ...

    thanks

    steve

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    create multiple selection Selection select
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    Answered by pinoytech on October 10, 2013 at 02:59 PM

    Hi,

    Unfortunately, that is not possible with Matrix Field. There is no way you can select an individual option in Matrix Field to use in any logic of the form.

    The workaround that I could suggest is using Radio button instead. Please take a look at this clone form: http://www.jotformpro.com/form/32825938579977

    Thank you!

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    Answered by srozenfeld on October 10, 2013 at 04:53 PM
    Hi,
    thanks. This is grate alternative , but here is my requirements.
    I need to be able to select more then 1 product ( multiple ) and
    Each product they can checked 1 size with a special instructions associated with this size.
    We may have 100 products and I may add one or remove one. Is there is a way to add a button or some kind off selection to say add more product? may be link to excel file or some database
    example:
    product - DriTac 5000 -
    2oz -chkbox
    2oz -special instruction textbox
    4oz -chkbox
    4oz -special instruction textbox
    8oz- chkbox
    8oz- special instruction textbox
    1 pint- chkbox
    1 pint- special instruction textbox
    1 quart- chkbox
    1 quart- special instruction textbox
    1 gallon - chkbox
    1 gallon - special instruction textbox
    5 gallon - chkbox
    5 gallon - special instruction textbox
    product - DriTac 5500 -
    2oz -chkbox
    2oz -special instruction textbox
    4oz -chkbox
    4oz -special instruction textbox
    8oz- chkbox
    8oz- special instruction textbox
    1 pint- chkbox
    1 pint- special instruction textbox
    1 quart- chkbox
    1 quart- special instruction textbox
    1 gallon - chkbox
    1 gallon - special instruction textbox
    5 gallon - chkbox
    5 gallon - special instruction textbox
    product - New ProductSample -
    2oz -chkbox
    2oz -special instruction textbox
    4oz -chkbox
    4oz -special instruction textbox
    8oz- chkbox
    8oz- special instruction textbox
    1 pint- chkbox
    1 pint- special instruction textbox
    1 quart- chkbox
    1 quart- special instruction textbox
    1 gallon - chkbox
    1 gallon - special instruction textbox
    5 gallon - chkbox
    5 gallon - special instruction textbox
    thanks
    steve r

    S t e v e R o z e n f e l d
    Information Integration Director
    DriTac Flooring Products LLC.
    60 Webro Road,Clifton, NJ 07012
    Voice : (973)-614-9000 ext:227
    http://www.dritac.com/
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike_T on October 10, 2013 at 05:52 PM

    We do not have any option that can auto-generate the fields or connect with the database to fetch these fields. However, you can update the form through the editor at any time.

    If you do not want to have very long form, you can try to use our Form Collapse tools.

    Thank you.