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    Change text of submit button conditionnally

    Asked by Triacees on April 14, 2016 at 01:21 PM


    I wonder if it's possible to change the submit-button-text based on a certain condition.

    Hiding or showing with a condition is a piece of cake, but changing the text: I shouldn't know.


    Any idea?




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    Answered by Huberson on April 14, 2016 at 02:43 PM

    No, it is not possible to modify the submit button text with conditions.

    If what you need is to show a different submit button you can add more than one and show the appropriate one with conditional. Although this will have no effect but visual.

    Hope that answers your concern.

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    Answered by Triacees  on April 15, 2016 at 04:40 AM

    I already did that: making a different submit button to show on a certain condition. This worked well until I inserted the 'Preview before submit' widget. The 2nd submit button has disappeared from the actual form. 

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    Answered by EltonCris on April 15, 2016 at 06:35 AM

    It is because the preview before submit widget removes all the submit button and replace it with a preview button.

    You can inject the following CSS codes to show the 2nd button but you cannot hide it using condition anymore.

    button#input_36 {

        display: block !important;


    button#input_36 + button {

        display: none;


    Guide: https://www.jotform.com/help/117-How-to-Inject-Custom-CSS-Codes

    Here's how it works:

    If you want all the submit buttons to appear without using CSS codes, then you may consider removing the preview submit button widget.