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    How to restore Geolocations data from a deleted form field

    Asked by TimDavies on November 28, 2016 at 04:13 AM

    we have a jotform named official tree inspections

    can the geo-location data be recovered as I believe in the process of trouble shooting a problem with a blank map screen the App was removed and reinstated.

    This appears to have resulted in the loss of all Geo-tags on the all of the submissions. Is there any way of recovering these.


    Kind Regards


    E: malcolm.riddler@cleshar.co.uk 

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    Answered by Boris on November 28, 2016 at 04:30 AM

    Please try using our Form Revision History feature to revert your form to the state it was in before the Geolocation widget was removed:


    This will recover the fields as they existed before, and as the submission data is tied to the fields, it will also recover the data that the widget collected.

    As a precautionary measure, I would advise you to export your form submissions first:



    Please try it out, and let us know how it goes.