How do I import a form from Adobe Forms Central?

  • Profile Image
    daniela burton 
    Asked on January 21, 2015 at 03:26 PM

    Hi,

    Forms Central is closing and we are looking for another online form provider.  I see that you can import a form from a website, but I have not had success.  Please help so we can make the decision if we will go with Jot Fom.

     

    Best,

    Daniela

  • Profile Image
    Ben
    Answered on January 21, 2015 at 05:21 PM

    We currently do not have direct import feature, but I will raise your thread to our developers and if enough people ask for this I believe that they will implement this as a new feature.

    In the mean time, Daniela I would like to suggest to just try our JotForm Builder to see how easy it is to use it, especially if you consider:

    1. Amazing templates to start with
    2. Great Styling features
    3. and amazing themes if you are after award winning themes.

    If you do not mind, please feel free to share with us some of the more complex forms that you have created on Adobe system for us to see.

  • Profile Image
    Roxboro
    Answered on January 21, 2015 at 08:09 PM

    I too would like to be able to import from forms central. Major catastrophe that they have just up and shut down

     

  • Profile Image
    jonathan
    Answered on January 21, 2015 at 09:36 PM

    @ Roxboro

    Hi,

    I created the feature request thread for you here http://www.jotform.com/answers/500945

    We will respond to you on that thread asap.

    Thanks.

  • Profile Image
    Daniela 
    Answered on January 22, 2015 at 03:34 PM

    @ Ben from JotForm Support

     

    Thanks for the answer.  I see that creating the forms is easy, but we are looking to import a bunch of forms and don't have the time to recreate them all.  We are really interested in your service and would need to know sooner rather then later if a javascript supported import will be available.  We are also looking at Formstack, since they do have a javascript import feature.  With that said, we really do think your service is better and if you can fix the problem we are SOLD!

    Thanks

  • Profile Image
    KadeJM
    Answered on January 22, 2015 at 04:18 PM

    Update: We're pleased to announce that we've now released an Import Tool for Adobe Forms.

    You can try it out for yourself here http://www.jotform.com/formscentral/ 

  • Profile Image
    KadeJM
    Answered on January 22, 2015 at 05:05 PM

    I also meant to inform you that at the moment this tool is an early build and my not yet be perfect but you can keep an eye on the page until it is fully ready.

  • Profile Image
    EltonCris
    Answered on January 24, 2015 at 02:12 AM

    @Daniela 

    Update: We have just created a step by step instruction on how to migrate your form data from Adobe Forms Central to Jotform. You can check it here How to Migrate Form Data from Adobe Forms Central to JotForm.

    Feel free to update us should you need clarifications with any of the steps on the guide.

    Best Regards!

  • Profile Image
    Ben
    Answered on February 03, 2015 at 09:58 AM

    We have great news Daniela and they are that you can easily transfer your Adobe Forms into our system, but not only that, you can transfer conditional logic, submissions and ... well everything :)

    Do check out blog post for more details on this amazing new tool and let us know what are your thoughts: Import Both Your Forms and Responses in a Single Step from Adobe FormsCentral