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    Are the form field names customizable?

    Asked by Barry  on May 14, 2016 at 06:32 PM
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by EltonCris on May 14, 2016 at 11:12 PM

    Yes, you can customize the field name variables even if you are on a free account. However, the custom name is only for the notifications and thank you pages. On the form source code, custom names are always prefixed with a question ID. e.g. q12_mycustomname

    To change the field name, open the field properties.

    Double-click the name to change it.

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    On the form source code, fields names are prefixed with question ID.

    Hope this helps!