What is JotForm?
JotForm is a free online form builder which helps you create online forms without writing a single line of code. No sign-up required.

At JotForm, we want to make sure that you’re getting the online form builder help that you need. Our friendly customer support team is available 24/7.

We believe that if one user has a question, there could be more users who may have the same question. This is why many of our support forum threads are public and available to be searched and viewed. If you’d like help immediately, feel free to search for a similar question, or submit your question or concern.


  • Profile Image

    Adding default value to Text Area field

    Asked by joeneuman on May 26, 2015 at 04:43 PM

    When I right click I get this.

    If I hold down shift and right click I can past and I see the text there yet I can not edit is and it does not stick.

  • Profile Image
    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on May 26, 2015 at 04:46 PM

    If you want to add a default value in the text area field, you have to add the texts in the "Default Value" option. View this screenshot on how to do it:

    Let us know if you need further assistance.

    Thanks