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    Allow users to enter custom text for purchasing personalized products

    Asked by marvinjohn on December 09, 2015 at 03:30 PM

    Hello.   I sell on ebay personalozed items.  Will this program let me make like a menu where a customer can hit and it will show like the 4 different fonts they can chose from and another menu or window where they can type the name they want on the item they are buying.  Right now when someone buy something from me they have to put ther name they want in the pay-pal payment some where or if they forget then they will email me the name.  I hope im making sense.  I really need to see if someone can help me with this I been fooling with for a while and not getting anywhere.  Any help would be much apprecated.  Thank You Marvin          faber@email.com    504-615-2371

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    Answered by Boris on December 09, 2015 at 07:18 PM

    Marvin, if I understand your requirement correctly, you wish that your users enter their desired customized text for every item that they are purchasing from you.

    I believe that we can achieve this by creating a Text Box field for each of the products where you want your users to provide their customized text, and then use Conditional Logic to show these fields when their products are selected.

    We can also add a field for selection of each font style for each of the custom text, by adding a separate field and using conditions to show multiple fields - to display both the font selection as well as the custom text field when a product is selected:

    You can also make these fields required, so that once the field for custom text is shown, a custom text must be entered by your customers.

    You can see a demo form with such show/hide conditions applied, here:

    https://form.jotformpro.com/53427656776974 (you can also clone it into your account for further checking)

    I hope this answers your query, but if I have misunderstood your requirement, please do let us know about it in a little more detail, and we will be happy to look for possible way for achieving it. Thank you.