How to have random number generated?

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    Seastride
    Asked on July 30, 2014 at 05:56 PM
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    Kiran
    Answered on July 30, 2014 at 07:48 PM

    Do you mean that you want to generate Random Number to display on the form? If so, we a widget called Random Number Generator that fits in your requirement.

    Hope this information helps you. If you are looking for some other information, please get back to us with detailed description. We are happy to assist you further.

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    Seastride
    Answered on July 30, 2014 at 08:04 PM

    You folks at Jotform really are the best! Thank you

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    jonathan
    Answered on July 30, 2014 at 09:18 PM

    Thank you for the kind words. 

    Contact us again anytime for any other assistance you need.

    Cheers!

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    robotic34
    Answered on June 14, 2017 at 12:36 PM

    Hi guys!
    In looking over one option for a Random Value Generator, are there any others that are known, which would allow defining the characteristics of the output? Currently, the numeric-only option allows for digits 0 through 9.
    If I wanted to define a random-output for game-dice (4-sided, 6-sided, D8, D12, D20, etc), to get the result of a 4-sided die (a D4) I would have to use a "2 digit" random-value, divide by 25.

     

    Are there any other options you might be aware of to allow random-output without a secondary calculation? (And yes, the easy answer would be to just use 10-sided dice! LOL)
    OR! IF a suggestion could be made, because the Widget allows for an upper/lower case (which is not relevant to numbers), could that option be used to define the range of random-characters?

    Thanks!

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    Kiran
    Answered on June 14, 2017 at 12:59 PM

    @robotic34,

    Your question is moved to a separate thread and shall be addressed there shortly. Please follow the link below:

    https://www.jotform.com/answers/1173358