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Calculating results in matrix field.
Asked by eaga on September 26, 2016 at 04:13 PMHello. For my form called:
Judging Form  Most Inspiring  Sculptured Cake Artist
How to i calculate the total for each category into one column on the far right.
I want to calculate the total score given for each person.

JotForm Support
If you would like for your options to have values, you can assign them calculation values:
https://www.jotform.com/help/301HowtoAssignCalculationValue
Those values or any other numerical values in the form, can be totaled up in a calculation field:
https://www.jotform.com/help/301HowtoAssignCalculationValue

But I don't understand what it is saying.
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JotForm Support
It looks like you are using a Matrix field for your "Judging Form  Most Inspiring  Sculptured Cake Artist" form. If I understand correctly, you want to calculate the total for each row in the matrix into a new column?
You will need to use a Form Calculation widget for each of the rows that you want to calculate. To do so, please follow this guide: How to Perform Form Calculation in the Matrix Field?
Here's a demo that you can check out and clone to your account: https://form.jotform.com/62698847110968. Please note the demo only calculates the total of the first row in the matrix (Berna Garcia).
Please let us know if you need further assistance.
Regards. 
Thank you for the information but how to I put the total into a new column next to the last column?
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JotForm Support
If you want the add a new column on your Matrix field that computes the total for each row, unfortunately, Matrix Field is not capable of doing calculations per row. As a workaround, you can try to use the Spreadsheet widget instead of using the Matrix field.
You can check this demo form so you can see how the Spreadsheet widget works: https://form.jotform.com/61441655557965.
