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    Calculate Field not working for summing up item totals into order total

    Asked by JordanScheibel on December 15, 2013 at 09:20 PM

    I am creating a Community Supported Agriculture weekly order form for my farm. I've created 7 different items and text boxes below each item which successfully calculate the price of each item. For example, asparagus is $3.50 per bunch. If you enter 1 in the asparagus item field, the price field below shows $3.50. However, when I tried to create a text box to sum all of those item price fields (to get an order total), the calculation is always wrong, although I can see nothing wrong with my formula - [{price1}+{price2}+{price3}]. For example, after placing a test order by total should be 19.75, but it shows up as 383. 

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on December 16, 2013 at 03:17 AM

    Hi,

    Calculation feature currently does not support numbers with decimal places. You may consider creating the lists using our Payment tools such as the Purchase Order or, add a fix pricing to each of the product items.

    Thanks