How to create an invoice output based on user-selections ?

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    grade4pagasa
    Asked on August 01, 2016 at 10:42 AM

    hi.

    is there an easier way that i could create an invoice based on user-selections (like a physical invoice from a cash register)? 

    in the attached form-link, i used 3 separate HTML textfields as placeholders for the 3 products and their prices

    what i really wanted to happen was pipe all the user-selection, together with the corresponding prices and calculated subtotal and total inside an HTML textfield in table layout. and the sequencing of the entries will be based on the user's selection (unlike mine where it's arranged from gold, silver and bronze).

    when you clone my form, you will see at the very bottom that there's an HTML textfield - but this approach of mine is not desirable since the text string will display ALL products - even for items that weren't selected (prices @ $0 are even displayed). 

    i found a widget-demo that somewhat shows the end-result i'm looking for - the visual multi-select demo. the items selected by the user are arranged in the correct order the user chose them in the exclude panel. 

    hoping you could help me on this.

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    ashwin_d
    Answered on August 01, 2016 at 12:21 PM

    Hello grade4pagasa,

    If I understand your question correctly, you want to create an invoice and display it in thank you message or submission email. Is that correct?

    Though there is no built in feature to achieve this but with a little workaround, it is possible to achieve your requirement by talking advantage of "Conditions" feature. Let me do further tests and create a sample form for you. I will get back to you in a while.

    Thank you!

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    grade4pagasa
    Answered on August 07, 2016 at 05:11 PM

    Were you able to figure out how to pipe all the user-selection, together with the corresponding prices and calculated subtotal and total inside an HTML textfield in table layout, Ashwin?

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    BDAVID
    Answered on August 07, 2016 at 06:30 PM

    I will send a reminder to my colleague to see if there is any progress on this workaround. Please note that when we offer to try to find a workaround, we usually work it out in our free time. 

    You will be updated via this thread if there is any updates on this matter.

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    grade4pagasa
    Answered on August 09, 2016 at 01:09 PM

    Requesting to make this thread public to share the solution given to fellow users. Thanks.

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    BDAVID
    Answered on August 09, 2016 at 02:14 PM

    Thread has been set as public.

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    grade4pagasa
    Answered on August 16, 2016 at 06:35 PM

    Any update on this thread? It's been a while.

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    liyam
    Answered on August 16, 2016 at 07:51 PM

    Thanks for updating us, Randy. We have no updates so far. Let me check with Ashwin and see if there's any update.

    Thanks.

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    grade4pagasa
    Answered on September 05, 2016 at 04:54 AM

    Please cancel this query. I already found an external solution.