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    Secure form, encrypt, password protect, and certificate

    Asked by cgargus on September 17, 2014 at 12:13 PM

    I want to make my information protected.  Can you tell me what I need to do (ALL THE STEPS) to make sure I add so it is secure and can't be looked at anyone other than those with email access.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by david on September 17, 2014 at 01:13 PM


    If you would like to use SSL based encrypted submission, you need only enable the secure form option in the embed tool, or use the secure URL rather than the regular one:


    Unfortunately there is no way currently to fully password protect a form.  There is however a workaround to allow for pseudo password protection.  Here is a discussion of that workaround:


    To add a security certificate to your form that will only show up if the page is fully secure:


    If you have any further questions, please let us know and we will be happy to help.