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    How does one enable secure download after form submission and payment [revisited]?

    Asked by MikePreston on March 09, 2014 at 06:07 PM

    This was discussed previously at:

     

    http://www.jotform.com/answers/80532-How-does-one-enable-secure-download-after-form-submission-and-payment#3

     

    To summarize, that thread said that use of an autoresponder would enable the display of a link to a user that had paid for an ebook.

     

    But I don't understand how just providing a link is secure.  Is there a way to establish a one-time link?  Or a link that is only good for a few hours?  Otherwise the person that bought the ebook can put their link on their facebook page and 1 million people could download the ebook.

    and JotForm style size Facebook Page
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by ashwin_d on March 09, 2014 at 10:54 PM

    Hello MikePreston,

    Unfortunately, we do not have such feature where the download link can be used just one time. You can send the download link in your auto-responder and once the file is downloaded you will have to manually remove the file from the download location. Alternative option is to manage this programmatically.

    Providing a secure link will only ensure that the data transmission is secure.

    Thank you!