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    Is it possible to send a PDF to a user on submit

    Asked by iswebdev on July 06, 2015 at 05:46 AM

    Hi,

    can you tell me is it possible to send a PDF file to a user on submission of a form? If so, how would it be done?

    thanks

     

    Martin.

    on submit a pdf file thanks how
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Chriistian on July 06, 2015 at 09:08 AM

    Hi iswebdev, 

    Thanks for contacting us.

     

    You can try to use a Notifier Email instead of an Autoresponder Email. You just need to set the Recipient E-mail of the Notifier to the name of the E-mail field in your form. See demo below.

     

    Do let us know if you need further assistance.

     

    Regards.

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    Answered by iswebdev on July 08, 2015 at 09:59 AM

    thanks but maybe I wasn't clear in my initial request. It's not a PDF of the completed form I want to send. The PDF is some content that I want to send to the person who completes the form. In other words I want to attach separate PDF to the email reply in some way. I don't see where I can attach a PDF to send to the completer. Can you help?

    thanks again.

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    Answered by Sammy on July 08, 2015 at 11:49 AM

    Unfortunately there is no way to include non form data as an attachment in the notification email,

    You can however achieve to send the user a copy of the pdf as a downloadable link. Upload the pdf to google drive or dropbox then include the link in the email notification, this way the users can click the link to download the PDF