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    If a date field is left blank, is it possible to have the output be blank too?

    Asked by jcampbellPCI on July 23, 2015 at 01:18 PM

    As the title describes, our client has a calendar submission, and if left blank it reads 11/30/1899 .  They would prefer if the final result was left blank. (They like to print the form in the style it was created, by going to Submissions > Edit  > Print.  Let me know if this is possible, thank you. 

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    Answered by david on July 23, 2015 at 03:18 PM

    Hi,

    I cloned your form to test it and indeed, the date fields that were left blank are being filled with "11/30/1899" when editing the submissions:

    I will forward this to our development team to have a look.  It should definitely not be populating empty fields with placeholder data.  We will update you here in this thread as soon as we have a resolution.  Thank you for your patience and thank you for bringing this to our attention.