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    I'm trying to create a document that calculates checkboxes

    Asked by chefner on January 25, 2016 at 12:53 PM

    I have a "conference registration" that is currently in Excel. It lists the number of hours each training module is - the end user can check as many modules as they would like and it automatically calculates the total number of ours... I'm trying to create this in JotForm but am having trouble. Please help.  I have included a link to the spreadsheet in my Dropbox - you may  need to download it and save it.

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    Answered by BDAVID on January 25, 2016 at 04:29 PM

    You can assign values to your Check Box values, please check this guide: https://www.jotform.com/help/301-How-to-Assign-Calculation-Value

    If you need to perform a calculation, you can accomplish it with the Form Calculation widget: https://www.jotform.com/help/259-How-to-perform-calculation-in-the-form

    Here are other guides related to calculations that you might find useful:

    1) https://www.jotform.com/help/268-How-to-Insert-Text-or-Mathematical-Calculation-into-a-field-using-a-Condition

    2) https://www.jotform.com/help/343-How-to-perform-form-calculation-in-the-Matrix-field

    3) https://www.jotform.com/help/286-How-to-Populate-Field-with-a-Value-from-another-Field

    Let us know if you need more help, we will be glad to assist you.