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    How do I add a hyperlink to a question?

    Asked by laurahoots on November 21, 2013 at 12:02 PM

    Hello!

    I have a survey I'm trying to create and I'd like to use a hyperlink as an example in a question but the link isn't "active" when I publish it. Do you know if it's possible to do so? I've tried both the radio button and drop down question types with no luck. 

    Example: Do you want to be featured on our blog "Why I Give Back" Q&A series? (http://ow.ly/r3pEc)

    Ideally, I'd love for the text ("Why I Give Back" Q&A series) to be a live hyperlink, but if that's not possible I would at least like the URL to be clickable.  

    The link isn't live yet on the official website/FB page but I've shared the link to the form draft below. Any suggestions on how to make that happen?

    Thanks for your help!

    Page URL:
    http://form.jotform.us/form/33244236139148

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    survey publish clickable FB
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    Answered by EliezerN on November 21, 2013 at 03:24 PM

    Thanks for contacting us.

    You can do that. To accomplish it you need to use the html tags for links wich is <a target="_blank" href="THE URL TO BE REDIRECTED TO" > THE TEXT TO MAKE THE HYPERLINK</a>. You will use that code in the Question label: 

    I cloned your form and made the change, so, here it is: http://form.jotformpro.com/form/33246244297962

    You can clone it if you wish. Use this guide to know how to clone it: How to clone an esxisting form from a URL

    I hope this helps. Please let us know if you need further assistance with this or kindly open a new thread to post unrelated inquiries.

    Thanks

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    Answered by laurahoots on November 21, 2013 at 03:45 PM
    Amazing, thank you so much! I also submitted another question to support - any chance you can help me with that as well?
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    Answered by laurahoots on November 21, 2013 at 04:04 PM
    Is there any way to get a copy of the form you cloned so I can edit it?
    For some reason my form reverted back to a copy from quite a few hours ago when I tried to update it with the URL instructions you sent over. I would really appreciate not having to start from scratch if possible.
    Thanks!
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    Answered by pinoytech on November 21, 2013 at 07:30 PM

    Hi,

    Yes! you can clone the form. Here's the guide on how to clone: http://www.jotform.com/help/42-How-to-clone-an-existing-form-from-a-URL

    Form URL: http://www.jotformpro.com/form/33246244297962

    If you need further assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us at anytime.

    Have a nice day!

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    Answered by dduclos on March 02, 2015 at 06:01 PM

    When I clone this form as described it doesn't import the link.  I am trying to have a link in a field label like this user was doing and wanted to see how to do it.  

    Thanks!