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    Is It Possible for a Full Name Field to Have Just One Text Box Instead of Two?

    Asked by lsims on December 21, 2015 at 04:22 PM
    name single text box one text box one input single input full name field fullname field
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by abajan on December 21, 2015 at 05:51 PM

    Thanks for asking. You could just use a regular text box field for that:

    Now, if you want to ensure that two separate names (first and last) are entered, you may have to resort to embedding the form's full source into a webpage and adding a short script to check for the space. I could provide such a script if necessary.

    If you would like further help with this, please inform us.

    Cheers

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    Answered by lsims on December 21, 2015 at 06:36 PM

    That is what I had done, Abajan. But I was not sure it would translate as a name in my submissions. Now I am confident to use the "text" field as my "name" field. Thank you.

    lsims

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Kevin_G on December 21, 2015 at 08:17 PM

    Hi,

    On behalf of my colleague, you're welcome.

    Feel free to contact us anytime if you need more help, we will be glad to assist you.

    Regards.