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How to Enable/Disable a Form

How to Enable/Disable a Form

What's so important about changing the status of your forms? Take this example - A client may want you to start a particular form on December 16th for use with a Christmas sale and, after the sale, pause until next year. Using this method, you’ll be able to disable and enable forms whenever you need to.

Video Tutorial:

There are two ways to change the status of a form.

METHOD 1

Go to the MY FORMS page, click the form you intend to disable/enable, click MORE, then change the form's status by clicking either ENABLE or DISABLE.

change form status

METHOD 2

On your Form Builder, click SETTINGS at the top, FORM SETTINGS on the left, then set the FORM STATUS option to either ENABLED or DISABLED.

enable or disable form

Comments and suggestions are welcome below. If you have a question, post it in our Support Forum so we can assist you.

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34 Comments...

  • Lion Punjab

    August 08, 2019 at 06:57 AM
    Hello sir your security system has mistakenly removed my account without any reason I can't prove it I'm sending my ID card details to verify that I am the real person and not using anyone's edintity I hope you solve my account problems

  • Amit Akay

    Hello,
    Your security system has mistakanly removed my account without any reason. I can prove it. Iam sending my ID card detail to verify that i am the real person and not using anyone's identity. I think this information is enough for opening my accont .Now please open it as soon as posible . Thanks for your help."

  • Kabir singh

    Sir my account has been disable photo your self problem please help re open my account sir my account was mistakenly login in to my friends phone he has done some tax with and I am logging in to my account I'm uploading a photo your self and I uploaded my clear face picture please sir this account open very argent because my business documents information save my profile I hope this form solved my account problems and I always respact facebook support community

  • Kabir singh

    Sir my Facebook account disable my miskte my real account please Facebook team enable my account thanks Facebook team

  • Aryaan Malick

    My account block plzz open this

  • Irshad Mohammed

    Sir please help my personal account was disable by mistake I'm sending my ID card details to verify that I am the real person and not using anyone's edintity I hope you solve my account problems

  • Irshad Mohammed

    Sir my account has been disable photo your self problem please help re open my account sir my account was mistakenly login in to my friends phone he has done some tax with and I am logging in to my account I'm uploading a photo your self and I uploaded my clear face picture please sir this account open very argent because my business documents information save my profile I hope this form solved my account problems and I always respact facebook support community

  • Irshad Mohammed

    Please back my account

  • Irshad Mohammed

    Hello sir your security system has mistakenly removed my account without any reason I can't prove it I'm sending my ID card details to verify that I am the real person and not using anyone's edintity I hope you solve my account problems

  • Irshad Mohammed

    Hello sir my personal account was disable by mistake I'm sending my real information verify that I am the real person and not using anyone's edintity please re Open my account Thanks

  • gloria moreno

    I am trying to fill out my form as a test but the submit button is not working. Please assist.

  • Pawin Nuntachantoon

    Form was automatically disable and can't reenable
    Please fix this problem as soon as possible
    Thank you.

  • اخترنبي مطمئن

    Hello your security system has mistakenly my account without any reason. I can prove it. That i am sending my ID card details to verify that i am the real person and not using anyone's identity i think this infarmation is enough for opening my account. Now please open it as soon as possible. Thanks for you help...!

  • Ranjha ka dard

    My facebook account open plz

  • dagreatiam1

    Thank you so much David. I was freaking out a Lil 😂

  • mortarboard

    Nope, that was not the problem. The form was enabled the entire time.
    I have figured it out, but I had to eliminate the page breaks and change the submit button back to the boilerplate.

  • Rehan janii

    This is my real account but due to some reason it was disable now i wanna get again thanks

  • Manbir Sandhu

    Plz sir and ma'am I really request you please my Facebook account open please please God bless you

  • Mostafa kamal

    Plz back my accunt

  • hazrat ali dawar

    Please sir my account was disable so please sir unlock my account so sir please unlock my account but i like my account

  • Anjan larka

    Please sir my accout was disble so please sir unblock my accout thank u sir i really like my account

  • gabydeborah

    can we lock edit data after someone submitted it?
    i mean i sent edit link before to the user but once it submitted can the link i sent them not working anymore?

  • Bucke

    Thanks for the video and pic

  • Jennyp12

    Thank you

    I have tried this but I just keep getting a spinning working message.

  • omaruko

    Hi there
    It does not ring a bell the distinction between ENABLED or DISABLED.
    Please clarify this distinction.

  • karan6190

    In my form "https://www.jotform.com/build/71491586057464", the form status is "Enabled" but in the Form Preview I'm getting an error "Form is disabled"

  • deakintezet

    Can I schedule the enabling? It is my job to start the form on time, but I won't be at my computer.

  • Bridgette

    I have created a form. I have the link, but how do I make the form editable for submission. If I put my link on my website, how can I make it so that when clients click on it, they can edit the form and submit it to me

  • GCSC

    It would be great to have an option to enable on a specific date, in order to allow applications or submissions during a specific time period. Then I wouldn't have to enable the form in the middle of the night!

  • SharonPalaceWilson

    If I disable my form (for new submissions) can my client still Edit Form if they have the link?

  • reema

    admission

  • KiddieCorp

    Is there any way we can personalize the disabled form?

  • guest_23474739892065

    didn t work

    http://form.myjotform.com/form/23474595076564

  • jimmurch

    Well, it does look as if this video will help me get started.