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    I need to introduce a hidden date on my form

    Asked by adam.barker on February 09, 2015 at 10:26 AM

    Hi,

    I have set up a form to collect issues raised by the team.  Once submitted I want to be able to update additional fields associated with each issue - such as the issue status, date completed etc.

    I do no want these 'control' fields cluttering the initial issues form.

    I have introduced some hidden fields for the alpha/numeric fields but cannot find anything for a hidden Date Closed field.

    Can you help please.

    Thanks

    Adam

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by EltonCris on February 09, 2015 at 11:38 AM

    Hi Adam,

    Any fields can be set hidden on the form builder. Just right click the field or click its cog icon to open its options and select hide field. 

    Example:

    If you want the field to be read-only, you can do that by going to its properties.

    Let us know if you have further questions. Thank you!