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How to update value in one field based on a dropdown selection?Asked by paulsapio on March 24, 2015 at 04:32 AM
If drop down box 1 = 23 can text box 2 = X
Kind of like the conditions for emails, but on the form it self. So if a user selects X from a drop down box the next box is auto populated with an answer of my choice?
Yes, that is possible.
You can do that in two ways:
1st - using Form Calculation
If your field that should be updated is only used to show something based on the selection in the Dropdown field, I would suggest using Form Calculation widget. It will capture the value in the dropdown and show it within itself.
2nd - using conditions
Conditions can be used for lots of things and the one you would need here is the Update Form Field Value option. It will allow you to check the options selected in the dropdown and then insert a value into some field
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