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    How do i capture the time of the submit button for a calculation?

    Asked by TortolaExpress on March 05, 2015 at 03:19 PM

    I'd like to calculate the time the user hits the submit button to perform a calculation.

    EG, the form has a Start Time that the user enters manually.  I want the time the user fills out the form to be the end time.  And I want to have another calculated field that calculates the difference between the two times...

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    Answered by Shadae on March 05, 2015 at 04:54 PM

    Hi TortolaExpress,

    I do apologize, it is not possible to add a time capture to the submit button.

    We do however have timer widgets that would time how long it takes for your user to complete the form. Which would allow you to get the information without any calculations.

    Timer

    Fancy Timer

    Time Tracker

    I hope this helps, please inform us if you need further assistance.

    Thank you.

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    Answered by TortolaExpress on March 05, 2015 at 04:59 PM

    Thanks, but unfortunately that won't work because the start time is not the time they start entering the form...  

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    Answered by Shadae on March 05, 2015 at 05:45 PM

    Hi TortolaExpress,

    The time that the form is submitted is available available on your submission page. As the information is not processed until the submission is completed the information is not available to be used in the form submission data.

    You can however add another date and time field at the end of the form and ask the user to fill out the current time before submitting.

    I hope this helps, please inform us if you need further assistance.