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    I can't prepopulate my form

    Asked by Elimmee on March 09, 2016 at 04:23 PM

    Hi,

    Thanks so much for your service...it's wonderful as we try to revamp our volunteer application process.

    I've tried many times with different formulations to prepoplutate Form 2 with Form 1 data.  Specifically the Full name from Form 1 to populate the Name of Applicant in Form 2

     

    Form 1 https://www.jotform.com//?formID=60195878702262 

    Form 2 https://www.jotform.com//?formID=60665183399265 

     

    But it just won't populate.  I did it before with another form 2 and it worked.  But it was just full name not full name split up into first and last name.  

    I also want to pre-populate Form 2 with the' Applying to be" drop box selection from Form 1

    Thanks for your faithful help!

    Elim

    Page URL:
    https://www.jotform.com//?formID=60195878702262

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Chriistian on March 09, 2016 at 09:14 PM

    To populate the second form with details from the first form, you can use the link below:

    http://www.jotform.com/60665183399265?nameOf[first]={fullName:first}&nameOf[last]={fullName:last}&applyingTo={applyingTo14}  

    You can also check out this guide for more information on passing values from one form to another: How to pass value from one form to another form

    If you need further assistance, do let us know.