How do I enable viewers to select multiple radio buttons?

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    JeremyBuckmier
    Asked on April 11, 2012 at 12:57 PM

    I am trying to design a form that allows people to select one to three options at one time.  I set up the radio button feature, but I noticed it only allows you to select one radio button at a time.  I want viewers to be able to select between one to three radio buttons at once.  Other fields will then become visible based on which radio button/s the viewer has selected.  I understand the "Conditions" link, but it only seems to work for one radio button at a time, not if viewers want to select multiple radio buttons.  What should I do? 

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    NeilVicente
    Answered on April 11, 2012 at 04:23 PM

    I would have advised you to use checkboxes instead have I not seen your form's updated clone. This form seems to work as you intended so I assume all is well on your end.

    Do you still need help with any other issues?

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    zgrissom
    Answered on February 26, 2013 at 11:15 PM

    Is it possible to do answers utilizing multiple radio buttons?  I would use Checkboxes, but there doesn't seem to be an option for Other with Checkboxes...?

    Thanks,

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    EltonCris
    Answered on February 27, 2013 at 03:47 AM

    @zgrissom

    Radio button can not be used for multiple selection. That is how it works. You should used Check Box instead, it's designed for multiple selection purpose. 

    We do not have "other" option for check boxe tool but here's a good workaround for that.

    It is possible to use a Hide/Show condition to show the Other text box field only when the Other check box option is selected.

    Here's an example condition setup:

    Hope this helps. Thanks!

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    JeremyBuckmier
    Answered on March 01, 2013 at 02:33 AM
    Thanks. I have been very pleased with Jotform.