How to add time stamps field?

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    roxxstar
    Asked on May 05, 2014 at 09:13 PM

    hi, can i add a time stamp to my forms?

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    ashwin_d
    Answered on May 05, 2014 at 11:14 PM

    Hello roxxstar,

    I am not sure if I have understood your question correctly. Do you want to add a time stamp field in your form?

    You can add "Time" field in your form which is under the "Quick Tools" Tab. Please check the screenshot below:

    Hope this helps.

    Do get back to us if you meant to ask something else.

    Thank you!

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    ashwin_d
    Answered on May 06, 2014 at 12:56 AM

    Hello roxxstar,

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    roxxstar
    Answered on May 06, 2014 at 01:06 AM

    Hmm, one of my forms are being grouped together when received (Gmail), I guess Gmail groups the same subject emails, someone said if you add a time stamp into your form, this will stop it. auto time stamp im assuming?

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    ashwin_d
    Answered on May 06, 2014 at 02:22 AM

    Hello roxxstar,

    Yes that is correct. Gmail messages having same subject line are grouped. Adding a time stamp will resolve this issue but what about you receive few submissions together. 

    I believe the best option for you is to add a "Unique ID" widget in your form which will assign a new id to every submission you receive. You can add this widget name in the subject line of your notification email template and that should solve your issue. Please check the screenshot below:

    Hope this helps.

    Do get back to us if you have any questions.

    Thank you!

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    TitusN
    Answered on May 06, 2014 at 09:45 AM

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    roxxstar
    Answered on May 06, 2014 at 10:02 AM

    submission id work just as well as unique id? and another,

    is there a way to number the each field, or would i have to do that in the email notification?