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    Resend a form loaded with the already input data

    Asked by stefanrehm on August 31, 2015 at 06:06 PM

    Hi there, 

    We are having quite complex forms and more often than not we are receiving forms that are not filled out correctly. We need to check where the errors are and then re-send those forms in order for the recipient to correct the relevant information. 

    Currently, however, we cannot find a way to send the form again in a way that it comes pre-loaded with the already input data from the previous attempt. Instead, all the fields have to be filled out again, which is a major headache given the length and complexity of our forms. 

    Is there a solution to this problem?


    Thanks, 

    Stefan 

    resend a problem recipient length check
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by ashwin_d on September 01, 2015 at 01:57 AM

    Hello Stefan,

    If I understand your requirement correctly, you want to send the form to your users to update the input data. Is that correct?

    Yes it is possible to achieve your requirement by taking advantage of our edit link feature. The following guide should help you:  https://www.jotform.com/help/40-How-to-Let-Users-Update-Their-Form-Submissions-at-a-Later-Date 

    Hope this helps.

    Do get back to us if you have any questions.

    Thank you!