What is JotForm?
JotForm is a free online form builder which helps you create online forms without writing a single line of code. No sign-up required.

At JotForm, we want to make sure that you’re getting the online form builder help that you need. Our friendly customer support team is available 24/7.

We believe that if one user has a question, there could be more users who may have the same question. This is why many of our support forum threads are public and available to be searched and viewed. If you’d like help immediately, feel free to search for a similar question, or submit your question or concern.


  • Profile Image

    How do I make a checkbox default selected on a form?

    Asked by RodneyHand on November 28, 2016 at 04:34 PM

    I have an option at the bottom of my page where i want the readers to have to deselect the box if they do not want to receive our newsletter. 

    How do i make the box already pre-selected on the form i made?

    selected Make how a
  • Profile Image
    JotForm Support

    Answered by Kiran on November 28, 2016 at 05:50 PM

    You may have the checkbox selected by default by clicking on Selected icon. Please see the screenshot below:

    You may also select this option from the Advanced section of the field properties.

    Hope this information helps!