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    Can we alter a form that has been submitted?

    Asked by richardrule on October 30, 2016 at 07:21 PM

    Can we alter a form that has been submitted after the fact.

    a can after
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by seth on October 31, 2016 at 02:52 AM

    Hello,

    Yes, you can change a form that has submissions. The submissions will not be affected by your newly added fields. However, if a filed is deleted after getting submissions, the related data with the field gets lost. Please make sure that you backup your submission data. Please follow one of these guides to backup your data:

    https://www.jotform.com/help/73-How-to-Download-Form-Submissions-as-Excel-CSV-PDF

    https://www.jotform.com/help/356-How-to-Download-the-Submission-Files

    If you have further questions about any other thing about JotForm, we will be happy to help.