How to Pass Field Value to Another Field?

May 27, 2022

Populate fields like text box, email, textarea, or even an address fieldset using the Update/Calculate Field condition.

We’ll be using this form as an example where we need to pass the Personal Email field’s value to the Business Email field.

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Here’s how:

  1. Go to the Settings tab in the Form Builder.
  2. Click Conditions on the left.
  3. Select the Update/Calculate Field option.
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  1. Set the trigger and action next. For our sample form, the condition would look like the following:
form-builder-copy-email-condition-min.png

To break that down:

  • We’ve set the trigger or IF statement to check if the Personal Email field “Is Filled”.
  • The action or DO statement will insert the Personal Email field’s value into the Business Email field if the condition is met.
  1. Click Save to complete the setup.

See it in action here: https://www.jotform.com/220771869989075

If you have questions or if you need further clarification with any of the steps above, please leave a comment below.

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