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    Can the uploaded file's name be automatically changed according to a field's answer?

    Asked by niconi on July 01, 2016 at 03:31 AM

    I posted a question on how to rename uploaded files with fields names.

    I received this answer which seems not correspond.

    https://www.jotform.com/answers/873052

    Thanks for your help

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    https://form.jotformeu.com/niconi/liste-des-pices

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    Answered by Carina on July 01, 2016 at 05:27 AM

    I apologize, but this seems to be a bug, because even when supporters mention a thread they always provide additional explanation.

    Regarding your question, unfortunately, at the moment it is still not possible to automatically rename the files according to the form's fields.
    an alternative is to integrate the form with Dropbox, and like this you can select one of the fields, to name the folder where the submission and files will be saved:

    https://apps.jotform.com/app/dropbox 

    I will still forward this situation to our developers so they might consider a future implementation of such a feature. We will contact you via this thread if we decide accordingly.

    Let us know if we can assist you further.