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    How to have Dropdown list of Names or Email Addresses

    Asked by BardofGodstone on June 14, 2015 at 06:26 PM

    so, I want to create a form that can be completed for me, by other colleagues. 

    so when building the form I need to include a list of names or email addresses. (The submitter name in other words) I'd like users of my form to pick their name from the dropdown list. How is that done?

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    Answered by jonathan on June 14, 2015 at 08:05 PM

    It is not really clear how you wanted to do this. Please provide us more details and we will check further.

    From what I got so far, could it be you were trying to achieve the same thing that was described on this user guide: 

    -How-to-send-to-a-specific-email-address-based-on-a-selection

    In the user guide, the solution will allow conditional email to be sent base on the selected option. In your case, the option can be the Name/Email address that the end-user will pick from the Dropdown lists selection.

    If the end-user selected a Name/Email from the list, upon submission of the form, the email will be sent to the assigned Name/Email pick by the user.

    Let us know if you need further assistance on this.

    Thanks.

     

     

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    Answered by BardofGodstone on June 15, 2015 at 06:52 AM

    Not sure this answers it. I want the submitter of the form to pick their name from a drop list. When submitted all forms must come to me by default 

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    Answered by Shadae on June 15, 2015 at 10:56 AM

    Hi BardGodstone,

    If you have the list of name for your users, you would create a drop down field and add the name to the list.

    We also have our User Contributed Dropdown widget, this would allow you to add a list of names to your dropdown and give your users the option to add their names for future use.

    You can view both options on this sample form: http://form.jotformpro.com/form/51637889798987 

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