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    Can I change the way that an element (e.g. {fromField}) displays its contents in a notification email?

    Asked by olethelion on April 28, 2014 at 09:15 PM

    The Dynamic Fields widget reports its field contents as comma-delimited strings, like this:

    "4 jawa and maranira melts,3 green olive and mello yello shakes,12,000 cookies,a seabreeze"

    When the fields are

    4 jawa and maranira melts

    3 green olive and mello yello shakes

    12,000 cookies

    a seabreeze


    So is there a way to change how it displays in the notification email?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by ashwin_d on April 29, 2014 at 01:59 AM

    Hello olethelion,

    Unfortunately no. It is not possible to change the way matrix fields/widgets returns the data to your submission page or the notification email. 

    The data of the matrix fields are saved in json format and they are just parsed when it is displayed in the submission emails.

    Do get back to us if you have any questions.

    Thank you!