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    placeholder change on conditions

    Asked by Avenure on August 08, 2015 at 04:38 AM

    Hi I'd like to change the message placeholder text on a radio button selection, is it possible with the actual condition mechanism of jotform?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by EltonCris on August 08, 2015 at 11:53 AM

    It is not possible. You may however use two different fields for that and define the placeholder on each fields under its properties. Then use show/hide condition to trigger the fields with the corresponding placeholder base on the drop down selection. That's so far the easiest workaround without going through the form source code.

    Example: http://form.jotformpro.com/form/52195140040947?

    Let us know if you have further questions. Thanks!