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    adding section numbers and field subnumbers

    Asked by DPCREATE on October 26, 2015 at 02:10 PM

     

    Hi I have a form with multiple sections, to make it clear and referenceable in completion instructions.  

    i.e.  i would like a way of auto numbering the sections and sub sectional fields as follows:

    1. your details

    1.1 name

    1.2 surname

     

    2. store information

    2.1 store name

    2.2 store type

     

    3. declaration

    3.1 Agree to T&C's

     

    is there any easy way to achieve this numbering using a widget or something?

    Thanks

    section numbers field sub numbers auto numbering
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Welvin on October 26, 2015 at 03:58 PM

    Unfortunately, I don't think we have one that you can use to do this in the form. I would suggest doing it manually instead. Add the numbers as soon as you add the fields.

    Thanks

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    Answered by DPCREATE on October 26, 2015 at 06:17 PM

    Ok thanks

    Maybe we could add this asa feature request,  Our maybe i could write this as a widget, or app

     

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by jonathan on October 26, 2015 at 09:09 PM

    Perhaps you can use the Configurable List Widget for the sectioning option as well.

    You can check the solution offered by our colleague Abajan on this discussion thread

    http://www.jotform.com/answers/463295-How-to-add-auto-incrementing-numbers-in-Configurable-List-widget

    He uses CSS and Configurable List to add auto numbering on the added fields.

    Here is the demo form http://www.jotformpro.com/form/43265143769966  provided on that solution.

    Hope this help. Let us know if there is more we can help you with.