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    MultiSelect Grid: Using widget without it blocking previously selected slots

    Asked by hsfsf on September 13, 2016 at 01:18 PM

    How can I just use this grid to collect responses from users without it blocking previously selected cells? I know I could use the matrix but it is utterly ugly, outdated and though to style through CSS... (yes, I've tried)


    Please an alternative or the CSS code to modify the regular matrix to look and feel like this...



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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike on September 13, 2016 at 02:11 PM

    This is not currently possible to use the MultiSelect Grid widget without it blocking the previously selected items. I have sent a feature request ticket to our developers to see if this is something that can be implemented at some point. We will let you know if we have any updates.

    To style the Matrix field in a similar way, you can try the next CSS:



    Note, that we cannot replace the check boxes with a highlight selection effect of the MultiSelect Grid.

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    Answered by hsfsf on September 15, 2016 at 02:09 PM

    Ok this not optimal but it'll do the job for now... any other alternative you suggest? and if not, then can we affect the size of the checkboxes by using css?



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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike on September 15, 2016 at 04:02 PM

    Here is updated CSS:


    You can change the size of the styled checkboxes by adjusting height and width as shown on the following screenshot.

    Thank you.

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    Answered by 11reports22 on February 28, 2017 at 08:14 PM

    I am trying to apply this CSS to a MultiSelect Grid widget but it does not seem to work at all. Any suggestions ?
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by John_Benson on March 01, 2017 at 02:41 AM


    I have moved your question to a new thread so we can assist you properly. Please wait for our reply on this URL: https://www.jotform.com/answers/1078838

    Thank you.