Submission ID

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    globerecruitment
    Asked on February 26, 2014 at 03:51 AM

    Is there any way to create a custom submission ID, or a sequencial number generator per form submitted?

     

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    datasphere
    Answered on February 26, 2014 at 06:32 AM

    Hi

    you could do that

    It is explained in this article from Jotform HELP 

    http://www.jotform.com/help/79-Add-Custom-Unique-IDs-to-your-Form-Submissions

     

    You could find it on your Jotform main screen here

    in widgets just type unique and it would show up !

     

    You can also customize this custom ID  number. As it is shown on the first picture pointing by red arrow up.

    Normally, it will work its way up from the default value, but if you need to customize this id,  Jotform  added three properties for this tool to make it easier for you. It goes like Index Prefix and Number for example

    #ID3213 or    CID-1234

    This is how the ID  looks on  the form

     


    It `s hidden by default

    1 - Its the Unique ID field

    2 - The properties Icon just for this ID

     

    Cheers,

    Damir

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    Carina
    Answered on February 26, 2014 at 09:28 AM

    Yes.

    As indicated by datasphere you can use Unique ID widget:

    You can add numbers or letters to your unique ID:

    You can find out more in our guide on how to add custom ID's to your form submissions.

    Let us know please if you need more assistance.