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    Form Calculation Widget Math Function Error

    Asked by myprintingpal on July 01, 2014 at 09:24 AM

    I'm trying to use your form calculation widget but none of the 'math functions' (ie ceil function) seem to be working correctly?  

    I enter the calculation (which works fine) and then press 'finish' (still fine) but when I go back onto the calculation the math function (in my case the 'ceil' function) changes to plain text which causes the calculation not to work?   

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by ashwin_d on July 01, 2014 at 11:02 AM

    Hello myprintingpal,

    I'm sorry for the trouble caused to you.

    I did check your form and I am able to replicate the issue you are having. It seems the "ceil()" function is not being recognized and it is taking it as a normal text.

    I am reporting this to our back end team. We will get back to you as soon as this issue is fixed.

    Thank you!