- Jayne25Asked on February 11, 2016 at 10:02 AMDear JotformYou know I love you, and I've just got your newsletter with updates, but:I still want a User to be able to update their submitted form or to leave the form to be completed later, with the data completed already stored via an email and password field so they can log back in to update the form via the embedded form on my website.I do not want to make sub-users in Jotform ur allow my users see the jotform back end.Please consider this an urgent need that your competitor already offers. Logiforms.I'd much rather stick with you than move to them... but they allow you to build membership profiles that can be updated, multiple timed auto-notifications, pdf notifications attachments, multiple pdf attachments etc. etc.I am starting a big project soon that I hope will have thousands of members all completing your forms, but it looks like it will be Logiforms.You already run a 'membership' website with users, who can access their profile/forms database to edit. Surely you can adapt a mini sub version of this???Happy Valentines!
- JotForm SupportBJoannaAnswered on February 11, 2016 at 12:23 PM
You can add edit link inside of Autoreponder email to allow your users to update their form submissions. Inside of this guide you can find how to do it: http://www.jotform.com/help/40-How-to-Let-Users-Update-Their-Form-Submissions-at-a-Later-Date
In case that you want allow your users to save form and continue later, you have two possible ways to achieve that:
Auto fill method is based on browser local storage. It is saving the form data on users browser, so user can open the form later and he/she will see the past data. Note - user will need to use same browser to access data.
The Session method is saving the data on our servers. With this method you will need to use two forms, one for session generation and second as primary. Then users will be able to access their sessions from any locations.
Please be noted that you should not use "Password" label in your form. You can use any other text like "Code", "key", "authorization".
Also it is possible to attach PDF of form submission inside of email Notification. Simply check Attach PDF option inside of email Notification setting.
Hope this will help. Feel free to contact us if you have any other questions.