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    How can I limit answer to only one (1) selection in a multiple choice question?

    Asked by sfriday on September 29, 2016 at 10:35 AM

    Do not want recipients to be able to pick more than one choice when responding.  

    multiple choice Selection in how
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    Answered by KadeJM on September 29, 2016 at 12:59 PM

    To limit your users to only one answer for multiple choices we recommend using the "radio button" field since you can list multiple answers but only one of them is allowed to be used.

    Simple Demo Form:   https://form.jotform.com/62725195903965   [clone it!]

     

    Backend of the form in formbuilder:

     

    Front-end of the form with one selection available:

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    Answered by Irshad on September 29, 2016 at 03:22 PM

    As described by my colleague, "Radio button" is the best option to limit answer to only one selection in a multiple choice question. So please try it.

    If you have any query, or need further assistance, feel free to revert back.

    Thanks.