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    How can I create a dropdown field where the options are linked to a specific field on another form?

    Asked by arizhimani on August 14, 2014 at 11:58 AM

    I want to be able to create a sign-in process for our registered students. In order to prevent unregistered students from signing-in, I would like students to select their name from a dropdown field rather than entering it manually. Is there a way where the dropdown field on a given form can be linked to fields in anopther form?

     

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    Answered by Kiran on August 14, 2014 at 03:13 PM

    Unfortunately, this is not possible to link fields from another form to the working form. Since the students are already registered, you may consider adding the names to a dropdown box so that the students can select their name to continue with.

    Please get back to us if you need further assistance. We are happy to assist you.