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    Is it possible to add categories or sub headers in the drop down menu in the Multiple Selection Widget?

    Asked by chromaticstudios on July 02, 2015 at 06:14 PM

    Is it possible to add categories or sub headers in the drop down menu in the Multiple Selection Widget? I found a similar thread and the solution works in the standard drop down but not specifically the Multiple Selection Widget.

    Similar Thread: http://developers.jotform.com/forum/post/52d2622e2f5a260c7d00005d

     

    Works with Drop Down from the Form Tool Menu:

     

     

    Does NOT work with the Multiple Selection Widget:

     

     

    Can someone help me figure out how to accomplish what happens in the first example in the second example?

    multiple selection Selection OR sub
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    Answered by BDAVID on July 02, 2015 at 08:09 PM

    There is a custom CSS area into the widget to accomplish it, simply load your form and inspect the elements:

    Then inject the CSS to the specific option you want:

    So it will be reflected:

    Here is my form example: http://form.jotformpro.com/form/51827105652958?

    You may clone it to check further: http://www.jotform.com/help/42-How-to-Clone-an-Existing-Form-from-a-URL

    Let us know if you need more help, we will be glad to assist you.