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    Has anyone tried integrating SmartyStreets with Jotform?

    Asked by cgl102770 on December 09, 2014 at 01:36 PM

    My client would like their contact form to autopopulate a 9 digit zip code based on a street address and 5 digit zip. SmartyStreets can do this, and I'm trying to see if it integrates with Jotform. I'm not a programmer so I thought I'd ask before trying to integrate it myself. Thank you for any feedback.

    Page URL:
    https://smartystreets.com/docs/requirements

    JotForm contact form integrate zip code
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on December 09, 2014 at 03:43 PM

    Hi,

    I see no one have requested this before. Their sample output: https://smartystreets.com/docs/plugin seems like possible to integrate to the source codes of the form: http://www.jotform.com/help/104-How-to-get-the-Full-Source-Code-of-your-Form.

    Their installation: https://smartystreets.com/docs/plugin/install is just a two line of scripts.

    Will try to seek help about this to my colleagues. Will get back to you soon. For now, let me request this to our developers. Maybe they can add this as a widget.

    You may also want to try any of the following widgets as an alternative:

    http://widgets.jotform.com/widget/postal_code_search

    http://widgets.jotform.com/widget/address_map_locator

    http://widgets.jotform.com/widget/geocomplete

    Thank you!

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    Answered by cgl102770 on December 10, 2014 at 08:17 AM

    Thank you very much, if there was a widget for this, my client would sign up for jotform's paid service. Right now they are paying a competitor of jotform's but they don't allow widgets or any sort of 9 digit zip code functionality.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on December 10, 2014 at 09:58 AM

    You are welcome! We'll update you here!

    Regards

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    Answered by cgl102770 on December 11, 2014 at 02:08 PM

    Thank you! Also, I forgot to reply, but I did try the other widgets you mentioned above. They are useful for what they do though do not add a 9 digit zip code.

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    Answered by cgl102770 on December 22, 2014 at 09:41 AM

    Just checking in with this. I was thinking of posting an ad for creating this widget on odesk.com. I don't want to sound unappreciative of your help, though my client is pretty eager to get this done. So, just curious if anyone has done anything with this, or if I post an ad, what skillsets/languages should I look for? Thanks again for all of your help.

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    Answered by Ben on December 22, 2014 at 10:02 AM

    Hi,

    Unfortunately we are not able to see if there was any work done or how much work was done on this so I would suggest looking for the alternative route with the source code of your jotform.

    From a quick look at their pages it seems that you can hire anyone with the knowledge and understanding of API and jQuery.

    You can find a complete jQuery plugin that can be used to connect to their servers here: https://github.com/smartystreets/jquery.liveaddress

    All that you would need is to create a proper callbacks to their API from your own functions and get / put data from/into proper fields on your jotform.In case you have any further questions please let us know and we would be happy to answer them.Best Regards,
    Ben

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    Answered by cgl102770 on December 22, 2014 at 10:35 AM

    You all are so helpful, thank you. Will keep you posted.

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    Answered by Ben on December 22, 2014 at 11:51 AM

    Hi,

    Thank you and you are welcome.

    Feel free to let us know if you have any further questions along the way as well.

    Best Regards,
    Ben

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    Answered by t3rra on January 17, 2015 at 08:04 AM

    Thank you Ben. I've had a programmer create the SmartyStreets/Jotform widget, how long does it generally take for approval of this sort of thing? Does it vary? 

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on January 17, 2015 at 10:06 AM

    I think you are referring to Foysal's widget. Unfortunately, we don't know the timeframe, but the widget is currently listed to our "For Approval" list. Foysal should receive an email once the widget is approved.

    Thank you for waiting!

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    Answered by cosatl2 on January 26, 2015 at 08:03 PM
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by ashwin_d on January 26, 2015 at 11:00 PM

    Hello cosatl2,

    Unfortunately we have received an empty response from you. Please click on the following URL to reply to this thread again:  http://www.jotform.com/answers/472187 

    Thank you!

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    Answered by npsga on February 10, 2015 at 08:19 AM

    Hi Welvin - yes, Foysal's widget is the one. It would be great if I could get feedback on the widget soon, my client's getting antsy...I'd love to bring them over to you from one of your competitor's!
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    Answered by Ben on February 10, 2015 at 09:28 AM

    I have moved your response to a new thread here: http://www.jotform.com/answers/513089

    That way we will be able to raise it to our team in charge of widgets to see if they can give you any specific time frame when the widget would be approved.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by TitusN on June 30, 2015 at 04:02 AM

    The widget is now approved http://widgets.jotform.com/widget/smartystreets

    Please try it out and share your experience.