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    How to calculate the value of selected checboxes

    Asked by icallanan on May 03, 2016 at 09:53 AM

    Hi,

     

    I am working on a form at the moment MMT Application Form". It has a number of conditional options and these are all working fine. However one of the questions (number 6) is "Please Select the Days you are booking for" and the user has 7 options to indicate. What I would like to do is set up a calculation field that will return the number of selected items. So if  user selects 2 checkboxes then I get 2 or 5 will return 5 so I can use this to calculate a costing. Can you help. I have been trying for hours but with no luck.

     

    Thanking you

     

    Ian

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    Answered by Huberson on May 03, 2016 at 11:16 AM

    Hi,

    You can add values for the Checkboxes options from the field properties, and they will be added together automatically when selected.

     

    Here is a demo: https://form.jotform.com/61234411170946.