What is JotForm?
JotForm is a free online form builder which helps you create online forms without writing a single line of code. No sign-up required.
At JotForm, we want to make sure that you’re getting the online form builder help that you need. Our friendly customer support team is available 24/7.
We believe that if one user has a question, there could be more users who may have the same question. This is why many of our support forum threads are public and available to be searched and viewed. If you’d like help immediately, feel free to search for a similar question, or submit your question or concern.
Odd calculation resultsAsked by Debbles5 on February 02, 2016 at 06:05 AM
I am trying to apply a weighting to a field on my form dependent on the text values placed within the drop lists.
I am summing the values if the answers are NO and then performing a calculation to populate the Calculated Risk Rating field.
However, I am seeing some odd values being applied to this result.
Can you please advise the best method for me to obtain my weighting calculation.
The field is already being initialized
I cloned your form and I can see you are using conditions to calculate your values, on my first test, I noticed that when I selected some options, the value was added to the wrong field, however, upon checking your conditions I see that there are some conditions that update different fields, here is a screenshot about two conditions using the same fields to calculate the value, but putting the result to different fields.
Those conditions will generate a conflict, then you will not the expected result, I suggest you to double check your conditions and make sure that you do not have duplicated conditions.