How can I calculate total from different inputs?

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    Paliv 
    Asked on October 24, 2014 at 01:22 PM

    I created 5 numeric fileld and I want to calculate automatically in Total's field.

     

    Like in excel, how can I formulate to add: field1, field 2, field 3, field 4, field 5=field 6?

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    Mike_T
    Answered on October 24, 2014 at 03:46 PM

    Thank you for contacting us.

    It can be done pretty easy with us, since there is a Form Calculation widget available for jotforms.

    Please take a look at the following guide:

    How to perform calculation in the form?

    If you need any further assistance on this, please let us know. We will be happy to help.

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    fhpw
    Answered on March 21, 2015 at 12:34 PM

    I used the form calculation.  However, it does not seem to work on currency values.  I am asking users to provide expected expenses.  It will total only if decimal places are not used.  Even though I set the field to currency format  the $ or commas do not show.  For example, user has to input

    1000 + 200 = $1200

    Is there a way to have the currency fields show $ and commas and the calculating field include the comma?

     

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    abajan
    Answered on March 21, 2015 at 06:50 PM

    @fhpw

    I've moved our conversation to another thread:

    http://support.jotform.com/answers/538013

    Please continue it there.

    Thanks