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    unix epoch time is placed in text box when editing a submission

    Asked by FOE on July 06, 2015 at 12:34 PM

    I think there is a problem in the functionality when I edit a submission. The content of the first field gets replaced by date and time text apparently. If you go into the form to look at it, I have since re-edited it to be correct, but if you run a test, you will see what I mean. Thank you.

    Sherri

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    http://form.jotformpro.com/form/51624450521951

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    a date and time problem content edit a submission
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    Answered by david on July 06, 2015 at 01:17 PM

    Hi,

    I cloned your form to test it and I am able to replicate the issue in the clone.  I submitted a test and when I go to edit the submissions, the first name field is replaced with Unix Epoch time 1969-12-31 19:00:00:

    I replaced the original field with a new text field and there were no longer any issues editing the submission:

    It seems there is something buggy with that specific field.  I would back up your data prior to deleting the field however, as you may lose the data associated with it:

    http://www.jotform.com/help/44-How-to-Export-Form-Data-to-Excel