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    Widget: Global countdown does not autosubmit if submit button is not displayed.

    Asked by Atulbhandari on July 16, 2014 at 08:51 AM

    Hi  there  looks like auto submission is not working. Its allows us to submit the form but no auto submission .   :( 


    here is the test link with global countdown widget 


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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on July 16, 2014 at 10:31 AM


    It looks like a bug. Let me forward this thread to our developers so they can further check this. You will be notified via this thread when updates are available or when the issue is fix.


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    JotForm Support

    Answered by TitusN on January 05, 2015 at 12:37 AM


    We have fixed the global countdown widget to auto-submit the the timer runs out.

    Kindly check - and let us know if you need further assistance.


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    Answered by jondon on January 16, 2015 at 10:01 AM

    I have tried the Global countdown widget on my for and it fails to auto submit, If it were designed to hide all of the form elements except the submit button after the timer runs out, then at least it could still be manually submitted without any more input available.