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    Control File Save Name when going to Drive

    Asked by Luke Nield  on May 10, 2016 at 10:52 AM

    How can I control the name of the file when saving the file to drive? 

     

     

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    name how how can i
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    Answered by Charlie on May 10, 2016 at 12:47 PM

    If you are referring to the PDF submission saved in the Google Drive integration, then you can use the Unique ID widget, here's a guide about it: https://www.jotform.com/help/79-How-to-Add-Custom-Unique-IDs-to-your-Form-Submissions 

    Here's an example:

    1. Here I setup my unique ID widget.

    2. I then integrated Google Drive in my form. Here's a guide on how to do that: https://www.jotform.com/help/192-How-to-Integrate-a-Form-with-Google-Drive 

    Below is a screenshot, you'll see the folder path. You can use the unique ID widget as the basis of the file name:

     

    3. Here's my test submission:

    4. Here's how I received it. You'll see that the submission folder name uses the unique ID widget value, the PDF submission will also have the same name.

     

    I hope that helps.