What is JotForm?
JotForm is a free online form builder which helps you create online forms without writing a single line of code. No sign-up required.

At JotForm, we want to make sure that you’re getting the online form builder help that you need. Our friendly customer support team is available 24/7.

We believe that if one user has a question, there could be more users who may have the same question. This is why many of our support forum threads are public and available to be searched and viewed. If you’d like help immediately, feel free to search for a similar question, or submit your question or concern.


  • Profile Image

    I need to include line breaks and spaces in some of my sub-headers, but the code I add disappears.

    Asked by dabble on March 24, 2014 at 05:25 PM

    I have been using "<br><br>" in my sub headers to make this: "Blah blah blah.  blah blah blah." look like this:

     

    "Blah blah blah.

     

    Blah blah blah."

     

    Once added and saved, the preview and the form look fine, but let it sit for 10 minutes and the code disappears and I'm left with "Blah blah blah.  blah blah blah." all over again.  If I can't use <br>, what can I use?  I need to be able to space and separate paragraphs and list items.

     

    thanks

    dave

    Page URL:
    http://form.jotform.us/form/40795352761157

    line breaks and preview saved thanks items
  • Profile Image
    JotForm Support

    Answered by jonathan on March 24, 2014 at 07:07 PM

    Hi Dave,

    Unfortunatelly, this will not work anymore. Html codes are now being stripped as part of security measures applied on the form.

    Instead of injecting style codes in the headers/sub-headers of the header field, I suggest you instead use the TEXT(html) fiel found in Form Tools. Using this field, you can add read-only text with styles on your form

     

    Hope this help. Inform us if you need further assistance.

    Thanks.

  • Profile Image

    Answered by dabble on March 25, 2014 at 07:40 PM
    Thanks jonathan. Very helpful.
    ...