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    How to create a pop-open box when a drop down is selected

    Asked by tdehn on June 15, 2015 at 04:03 PM

    Hello Team,

    On my form, there is a drop-down box with many items.

    I wish to do the following:

    When a specific item is chosen from the drop down, I wish an action to occur which will open a box

    to input further data.

    How can I accomplish this?


    Thank you,


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    JotForm Support

    Answered by david on June 15, 2015 at 05:14 PM


    This can be accomplished by creating more textboxes then showing them conditionally when a specific selection is made:


    Here is a test form I made for another user that shows specific rating fields based upon selections made in a checkbox field:


    If you would like help with any specifics in your own forms, just let us know what you are having trouble setting up and we will be happy to help.