What is JotForm?
JotForm is a free online form builder which helps you create online forms without writing a single line of code. No sign-up required.

At JotForm, we want to make sure that you’re getting the online form builder help that you need. Our friendly customer support team is available 24/7.

We believe that if one user has a question, there could be more users who may have the same question. This is why many of our support forum threads are public and available to be searched and viewed. If you’d like help immediately, feel free to search for a similar question, or submit your question or concern.

  • Profile Image

    How do I create a three line form with a limitation of 20 characters per line

    Asked by FOSCP2016 on June 09, 2016 at 03:53 PM

    Tribute form 


    Recognition paver   the donor gets three lines of text with a limit of 20 characters including spaces per line. What widget do I use?

  • Profile Image
    JotForm Support

    Answered by david on June 09, 2016 at 06:23 PM

    The easiest thing to do would be to set up 3 Text area fields the will allow 20 characters.  Set the maximum limit to 20 and the validation to letters.

    Decrease the number of rows to make the field shorter.

    The form would look something like this:


    I also reduce the question spacing.  You can clone the form to your own account if you would like:


  • Profile Image

    Answered by FOSCP2016 on June 10, 2016 at 09:45 AM
    New question for support On a donation form that provides options to the
    donor for amount levels, How do you add an other option that allows for a
    box where the donaor can add their own amount?

  • Profile Image

    Answered by victor on June 10, 2016 at 10:42 AM

    We prefer having a single question per thread. This is so we can give you the best answer and not get confused with your previous question. Please review the new thread that will be answered shortly by our support team.