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    Import a form but using an existing form ID

    Asked by rmccoy on April 03, 2016 at 07:26 PM

    how to copy a form into an existing form replacing it so that i can use same link.  i have old link with old form, but new form i want to have old link bring up.  is this possible somehow?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by liyam on April 03, 2016 at 09:13 PM

    Thank you for posting your inquiry, rmccoy.

    Unfortunately, we do not have that feature you're looking for. For every importing and cloning of forms, this only creates a new ID. So You can only either edit the form manually, or change the link where the forms are shared.

    If this idea may help (but not a perfect solution):  In the old form, you can simply add a note where the new form is located or any information that you may provide in it and a submit button. And then set the Thank You page to redirect to that new form after pressing the submit button. This user guide will help you learn about using a specific URL as thank you page after a submission.

    If you have other questions or concerns, please do let us know.