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    Select a state in one dropdown, populate another dropdown with universities in that state

    Asked by markhewitt on October 20, 2015 at 04:05 AM

    Hi there. I'm looking to have one dropdown with the states of the USA, then on selecting a state, another dropdown below is populated with universities and colleges in that state.

    Is this possible in JotForm? I'm able to update a text field on choosing a state, but not update a dropdown. Only other way I can think of doing this is to have 50 dropdowns to hide/unhide. Not ideal, especially given it would be good to keep the potential university selection to one variable name.



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    Answered by aytekin on October 20, 2015 at 04:28 AM

    You can do this with 50 dropdowns and conditions. Or you can use the Synamic Dropdown widget:


    I am also opening a feature request ticket to select US universities. 


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    Answered by markhewitt on October 20, 2015 at 04:48 AM

    That widget worked very well, thank you!