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    Custom answer in radio or drop down menu fields?

    Asked by snjrose on April 29, 2014 at 12:08 PM

    I would like for there to be a way for my customers to type in a custom reponse in a radio button or drop down menu if the ones I already have don't fit. For example, if I ask customers how they discovered my site and I have radio buttons like: radio, newspaper, magazine, google. etc. I also want there to be a way for them to type in their own custom answer if they found me from a specific link or other media. I also have a drop down menu with 2 different sentences they can choose, but I'd like to be able to let them type out their own custom sentence if they prefer. Is there a way to do this? Thanks for your help! Basically, I'm asking can users type things into any areas that aren't text fields/boxes to begin with?

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    http://legendaryletters.com/hogwartsletter.htm

    radio buttons drop down menu custom response type
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    Answered by Carina on April 29, 2014 at 01:59 PM

    If you use a check-box you can enable the "other" option that allows users to type a different option:

    If you wish users to choose only one option you can go to properties and edit the maximum selections allowed:

    In alternative if using a radio-button or dropdown, you can use conditional logics so that if user selects on option, a specific field will show:

    Please test and clone this form if you wish:

    http://form.jotformeu.com/form/41185487473362?

    Let us know if we can be of assistance.