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    Passing first and last name from full name to another form

    Asked by aspirebrokers on April 03, 2016 at 03:44 AM

    Hi Guys,

    I have Form A with a 'Full Name' field made up of first and last name.  I want to send this to another form with the fame fill name field but can't get ti to work.

    I tried this:

    ?fullName[first]={fullName}&fullName[last]={fullName}

    But this puts the entire name in in each field

    I tried this but it doesn't work at all:

    ?fullName[first]={fullName[first]}&fullName[last]={fullName[last]}

    I am guessing that I some how use the IDs:

    #first_392, #last_392

    But nothing I have tried works.  Can you help :)

     

    Thanks

    name another form full
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Boris on April 03, 2016 at 05:51 AM

    You were very close. :)

    Inside the variables, such as the {fullName} variable, you need to append the attributes/options with a colon: {fullName:first} and {fullName:last}.

    This means that your prepopulation parameters should be used like this:

    ?fullName[first]={fullName:first}&fullName[last]={fullName:last}

    We have the same thing available for address fields, and for payment fields:

    https://www.jotform.com/help/92-How-to-Strip-Headers-from-Postal-Addresses-in-Email-Alerts

    https://www.jotform.com/help/231-How-to-Strip-Payment-Labels-and-Separate-Payment-Info-on-Email-Alerts

    If you need any further clarifications or assistance, please let us know. We are here to help.

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    Answered by aspirebrokers on April 03, 2016 at 05:06 PM

    Ahhhhhhhhhhhhh Thanks!

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Kiran on April 03, 2016 at 05:41 PM

    You are welcome. You may be also interested in taking a look at the following that can help you in passing form data from one form to anther.

    http://www.jotform.com/help/351-How-to-Automatically-Pass-Form-Data-to-Another-Form

    Please do not hesitate to get in touch with us if you need any further assistance. We will be happy to help. 
     
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