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    Is it possible to do table lookups for dropdown choices

    Asked by hilltopkennels on August 14, 2014 at 12:12 PM

    I need to allow a user to choose from a dropdown and based on the dropdown choice made, a value substituted via a lookup table into another field.



    Chihuahua - Small

    Rottweiler - Large

    St Bernard - Giant

    Border collie - Medium

    Irish Terrier - Medium


    User chooses the dog breed and the system automatically populates the breed size into another field.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Kiran on August 14, 2014 at 04:03 PM

    I understand that you want to populate the size into a field when the user chooses the dog breed from a drop down. 

    Please let me know if I am missing anything here. Please take a look at this form and let me know if it works for you.


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

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    Answered by hilltopkennels on August 14, 2014 at 04:06 PM

    I can see how that works but we would need over 150 breeds of dog. Somewhat arduous to setup that many rules, was hoping a neater way would be via a lookup function of some kind.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Kiran on August 14, 2014 at 05:29 PM

    Unfortunately, there is no feature available as such. However, please allow me some time to work on this and get back to you if I can suggest you a workaround.

    Thank you for your patience.