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    What is the html code that I should use (in the source code) in order t

    Asked by ElisaSan on March 03, 2016 at 07:33 AM

    What is the html code that I should use (in the source code) in order to make the unique ID show up on the form? I have been able to make it show up, but then it was not unique, it was the same number every time, while the numbers that I received by email were increasing.

    I want the customer to see the unique ID and then use it as an order number in the communication with me.

    So, they need to see the unique ID and I need to receive it in my email so I can connect the details that were filled out in the form with the customer that is contacting me (or depositing me money in my account)

    This is a re-post of a comment on How to Add Custom Unique IDs to your Form Submissions?

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    Answered by Welvin on March 03, 2016 at 09:32 AM

    How about creating an autoresponder email in the form and add the Unique ID there? 


    As for showing the Unique ID, that is not possible because the data is auto generated in the input box. It will show the same data everytime you refresh the form. 

    You can also use this random value generator widget: http://widgets.jotform.com/widget/random_value_generator.  From its name, it's random and series value is not possible.