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.


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    How to access the database to perform our own commands?

    Asked by Laurens Gregoir on September 08, 2016 at 09:46 AM
    access the database to perform our own commands?
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by John_Benson on September 08, 2016 at 11:49 AM

    You can view the form submissions in the Submissions page. Here's a guide: https://www.jotform.com/help/269-How-to-View-Form-Submissions

    It is possible to connect your form to a MySQL database using PHP. You need to have knowledge in PHP programming for that. Please check this guide: How-to-send-Submissions-to-Your-MySQL-Database-Using-PHP

    You might also want to check JotForm Webhooks. Please check this blog post: Send-Instant-Submission-Notifications-with-Webhooks. You can find Webhooks example on this guide: Webhook-PHP-Script-Examples

    If you need further assistance, please let us know. We will be happy to assist you.

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    Answered by Laurens Gregoir on September 12, 2016 at 02:46 AM
    Hi John,
    Thank you for the swift response.
    Is it also possible to use MS SQL 2012/ 2016 together with ASP and C#/ WEB MVC?
    Thank you & sincerely,
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Chriistian on September 12, 2016 at 04:45 AM

    You can try to use the send post data feature in JotForm. The feature basically posts the data entered on the form to the Thank You page on your own site where you can use server side programming to process the order on your own database. For more information, you can check this article: How to Post Submission Data to Thank You Page.