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    502 Bad Gateway Error

    Asked by nagsplayers on November 04, 2016 at 11:33 AM

    Since October 30, no-one has been able to use our ticket order forms without receiving a "Bad Gateway" error. I can't even submit a question to Jotform Support... just trying again with this one to see if I can even post my question before I give any more detail.

    bad gateway error 502 JotForm order forms POST JotForm Support
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by BDAVID on November 04, 2016 at 01:37 PM

    Please provide more details, does the problem occur when submitting the form? If you have embedded the form in a webpage, please provide the URL of the page where it is embedded.

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    Answered by nagsplayers on November 04, 2016 at 02:25 PM

    Anyone submitting any form connected to our account experiences this. They click the Submit button and it hangs for a while and then produces the error. But also if I am logged into my account with JotForm and I try to submit a message to Support, I get the error message. I can only submit my help request using a different account. The forms are

    https://form.jotform.com/62418302801244

    and

     

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    Answered by nagsplayers on November 04, 2016 at 02:44 PM
    The problem occurs when any client tries to submit a form connected with
    our account. The two most critical ones are on
    www.nagsplayers.com/tickets.html. The forms themselves are
    https://form.jotform.com/62418302801244
    and
    https://form.jotform.com/62417869442262
    (although the second one of these does take the user to Paypal so they
    can pay for what they've ordered, but the email informing us of the
    order doesn't get sent.
    Then also if I am logged into the account and I try to submit a message
    to Support, I get the error too.
    Ginty
    ...
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by BDAVID on November 04, 2016 at 04:58 PM

    We apologize for the inconvenience, I was not able to submit none of the forms, this is the error received:

    I have forwarded this issue to our back-end team, you will be updated via this thread when this gets fixed.

     

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    Answered by nagsplayer on December 08, 2016 at 12:50 PM

    I am really struggling here... we've been unable to use our forms since October 30. We have a new show coming up and I need to open the box office for that, plus I wanted to take advantage of the current sale for an upgraded subscription. But I'm not going to pay for a service that doesn't work and where problems can't get fixed in over a month. Although I do hesitate to continue using JotForm, isn't it possible for someone to transfer all my existing forms to a new account so that we can get going again?

     

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by BDAVID on December 08, 2016 at 01:10 PM

    Unfortunately, we have not received any response yet from our back-end team. I have tested one of your forms, and it worked: https://form.jotform.com/62417869442262 

    Let us know the specific forms that are not still working, so we can update the in the reported ticket we sent to our L2.

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    Answered by nagsplayer on December 08, 2016 at 05:08 PM

    As mentioned above, the form you tested does take the user to PayPal but does not send us the email notification that it's supposed to send. That stopped happening around October 30
    . The other form we use, which is not linked to PayPal and is more important, hangs in mid-air after being submitted, eventually produces a "bad gateway" error message, and also does not send us a notification although the submission is sent.  That also stopped working around October 30. It seems to me that the easiest fix would be to move all our forms over to another account. I don't want to have to recreate them.

    https://form.jotform.com/62418302801244

     

    Other forms not working as well as the one above and the one you tested:

     

    https://form.jotform.com/62418266495262

     

    https://form.jotform.com/61815770317255

    https://form.jotform.com/62418403131242

    The last 2 take the user to PayPal but do not send the email notification

    Plus if I try to access Jotform Help from our account it hangs too.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by BDAVID on December 08, 2016 at 06:34 PM

    The email notification issue on your payment forms:

    https://form.jotform.com/62418266495262 

    https://form.jotform.com/61815770317255 

    https://form.jotform.com/62418403131242

    Will be addressed on the following thread: https://www.jotform.com/answers/1007276? 

    On regards of your form: https://form.jotform.com/62418302801244, I tried it again, and as before, it never got submitted. This form is already reported to our back-end team. You will be notified if there is any progress on a resolution via this thread.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by BDAVID on December 08, 2016 at 06:43 PM

    Hi again, would you consider cloning your form https://form.jotform.com/62418302801244? I just did it in my account and it worked, you can test my cloned version here: https://form.jotform.com/63426893396975 

    Here is how you can clone your form: https://www.jotform.com/help/27-How-to-clone-an-existing-form-from-your-account