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    How do you receive the information entered into an application?

    Asked by Rhetta  on April 30, 2014 at 11:23 AM

    I want to set up an online application that stores tha information in a database. I also want to be able to upload a file. I am not sure if jotform could do all of this. Please advise.  

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by BDAVID on April 30, 2014 at 12:24 PM


    You can accomplish this by integrating the form with Google Drive, and DropboxAlso, we have an alternative to FormAssembly HTTP Connector feature, you can send the form Post data to 3rd party script with us. Please take a look at the following article: 

    How to Insert/Update Submissions to Your MySQL Database Using PHP.

    On regards of uploading a file in you form, do you mean that you want to have users uploading files on your form? Simply add a Upload Filed located under "Form Tools":

    If you would like to display a DPF document on your form, please see this guide. Hope this helps you, let us know if you have more questions.