- NursesUSAAsked on November 25, 2014 at 09:27 PM
How can I calculate a field?
- JotForm Supportashwin_dAnswered on November 26, 2014 at 12:59 AM
You need to add "Form Calculation" widget in your form to do all the calculation with in your form.
To use drop down menus for calculation, you can take advantage of our "Update a form field value" condition feature to read the selected value of the drop down and the add the calculation based on that. The following guide should help you: https://www.jotform.com/help/268-How-to-Insert-Text-or-Mathematical-Calculation-into-a-field-using-a-Condition
It is also possible to add the calculation value of every drop down options which can be used for calculation in form calculation widget. Please check the screenshot below on how to add the "Calculation Values" for drop down options:
Hope this helps.
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