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    Clone form with its data

    Asked by MyUWC on March 16, 2016 at 09:42 AM

    I would like to know if I can Clone a form with its data as a form of a backup (e.g. data captured in 2015 must be kept separately from data captured in 2016, using the same form) ?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by ashwin_d on March 16, 2016 at 10:33 AM

    Hello MyUWC,

    Unfortunately it is not possible to clone existing form along with its submission data but with with a little workaround, it is possible to achieve your requirement. Here are the steps you should follow:

    #1. Clone the existing form you have in your account. The following guide should help you:  http://www.jotform.com/help/27-How-to-clone-an-existing-form-from-your-account 

    #2. Export the submission of your main form in excel format:  http://www.jotform.com/help/44-How-to-Export-Form-Data-to-Excel 

    #3. Take advantage of our "Import App" to import data from excel file to your cloned form:  http://www.jotform.com/help/308-Import-App-Easily-import-your-Excel-or-CSV-data-into-JotForm 

    Hope this helps.

    Do get back to us if you have any questions.

    Thank you!