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    Can I use conditional logic for unique IDs?

    Asked by ekephart on July 28, 2016 at 05:33 PM

    Hi,

    For my form, I would like to be able to use conditional logic on the unique IDs, but I don't think it's possible.

    For example, some of our customers will have a purchase order that they will be referencing and some won't.  If someone fills in that they have a purchase order, then I don't want to give them a new reference number.  Their purchase order number will end up being their reference number.

    Can I hide the unique number if they enter their own purchase order number?

    Thanks,

    Erin

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    https://www.jotform.us/form/61957061012146?preview=true

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Kevin_G on July 28, 2016 at 07:42 PM

    Unfortunately, the Unique ID widget that you're using on your form cannot be shown in the form, it can be only hidden. 

    I would suggest you to use another widget, the Random Value Generator is a good option and it can be handled with conditions and calculations as well: https://widgets.jotform.com/widget/random_value_generator