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    Is it possible to use a field other than email for the session?

    Asked by cgarrity on February 29, 2012 at 12:05 PM

    Is it possible to use a field other than email for the session? For example a unique identifier that was provided to each respondent prior to filling out the form.

    In this case I would have three fields on the first form:




    Then I would use {uniqueId} for the session= instead of the email field - should this work?

    I tried this, but when I clicked the link from the autorespond email I didn't see any of the data I had already entered.

    This is a re-post of a comment on How to Save Forms and Continue Later

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    Answered by NeilVicente on March 01, 2012 at 12:52 AM

    It should work, such as in these examples:



    Please read this user guide thoroughly. You would need to have page breaks in the main form (not the "registration form) to save the information entered.

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    Answered by cguranatnetatwork on June 09, 2017 at 12:10 PM

    That was a very rude reply


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    JotForm Support

    Answered by BJoanna on June 09, 2017 at 01:50 PM

    Sorry if you think that this was a rude reply. I am sure that NeilVicente did not mean to offend other user. 

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