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    Prepopulate Checkboxes - Not Quite Working - Help!

    Asked by borczdixon on January 15, 2014 at 03:26 PM

    Hi - 

    I followed through the instructions for how to pre-populate form fields - particularly checkboxes - and I can't seem to get this working.  

    Here are my steps and the development form: 


    1.  Our embed code: <script type="text/javascript" src="http://form.jotformpro.com/jsform/40145759534963"></script>
    2.  Sample Code: Form with prepopulated name fields:
    http://www.jotform.com/form/10565343954?fullName[prefix]=Dr.&fullName[first]=Joey&fullName[middle]=Winchester&fullName[last]=Smith&fullName[suffix]=M.D.&address=123 Some St., Some City, Some State, Some country, 1234-111&selections30=Pillow&media=Internet&pleaseChoose[]=Wood,Gold,Metal,Soft drinks,Cheese cake 
    3.  Checkboxes: Form Field Name: q7_pleaseSend7[]
    Identify each check box value first. 

          - Single Family Homes by NVHomes
         - Single Family Homes by Schell Brothers
         - Villas by NVHomes
         - Villas by Schell Brothers
         - Townhomes by NVHomes
         - Custom Homes by Marnie Homes
         - Custom Homes by Echelon Homes 

    Example: http://www.jotform.com/form/10565343954?pleaseChoose[]=Wood,Gold,Metal,Soft drinks,Cheese cake

    5.  My New Code: 

         Embed Script: 

         <script type="text/javascript" src="http://form.jotformpro.com/jsform/40145759534963?q7_pleaseSend7[]=Single Family Homes by NVHomes"></script> 

         Test URL : 



    The first check box doesn't get checked - 


    Can you help me out? 

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by TitusN on January 15, 2014 at 03:59 PM


    Thank you for contacting us.

    Please use this app to generate the URL that will pre-populate your form values correctly: http://prepopulate.jotform.io/

    Please let us know if you hit a bump.