File upload: How to show uploaded PDF files directly on the PDF report, instead of a link?

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    Asked on June 03, 2021 at 02:11 PM

    We use a Jotform Form for submitting employee receipts. Employees can use the form to take a photo of the receipt. They also have the option to upload a PDF of the receipt. Jotform's PDF editor displays image files, but it does not display PDFs. Instead of displaying the PDF upload, it displays the PDF's file name. How do I get Jotform's PDF editor to display uploaded PDFs in the output PDF?

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    Answered on June 03, 2021 at 07:53 PM


    Unfortunately, it is not possible to show the PDFs directly in the PDF report.
    Unlike images, PDFs will always show as a link.

    If you want all of the attachments to show directly on the PDF, you can restrict the uploadable files to image files only on your form.
    Guide: How-to-change-the-allowed-file-types-in-the-upload-field

    Let us know if you need further assistance.