What is JotForm?
JotForm is a free online form builder which helps you create online forms without writing a single line of code. No sign-up required.

At JotForm, we want to make sure that you’re getting the online form builder help that you need. Our friendly customer support team is available 24/7.

We believe that if one user has a question, there could be more users who may have the same question. This is why many of our support forum threads are public and available to be searched and viewed. If you’d like help immediately, feel free to search for a similar question, or submit your question or concern.


  • Profile Image

    Is it possible to not allow user type special chars in "Full Name" (from quick tools)?

    Asked by bestday on September 17, 2014 at 05:12 PM

    Hi guys,

     

    is it possible to not allow the user type special chars (eg. $,;/@) in "Full Name" under quick tools?

     

    I know this is possible for text fields and would like to apply the same validation for "Full Name".

     

     

    Thanks in advance,

    Maria.

    name full name input mask input full name
  • Profile Image
    JotForm Support

    Answered by jonathan on September 17, 2014 at 06:57 PM

    Hi Maria,

    Unfortunately the combo Full Name field from Quick Tools do not have an Input Mask property similar to the Textbox field. So this is not possible to do in the jotform builder.

     

    You can instead just use dual Textbox field and mimic the Full Name field style.

    OR

    The possible method to achieved this on the Full Name field is to use the form's full source code.

    http://www.jotform.com/help/104-How-to-get-the-Full-Source-Code-of-your-Form

    and then just inject your own custom scripts to prevent special char being used on the Full Name field.

     

    Hope this help. Inform us if you need more assistance.

    Thanks.

     

  • Profile Image

    Answered by bestday on September 18, 2014 at 08:36 AM

    Hi,

    thanks for your response.

     

    Maria.

  • Profile Image

    Answered by Ben on September 18, 2014 at 11:11 AM

    Hi Maria.In the name of my colleague, you are welcome :)Do let us know if you need any help with setting this up or if you have any further questions.Best Regards,
    Ben