How to Create File Upload Forms

August 1, 2022

There are a couple different ways to collect file uploads on your forms. Read on to learn a little more about file uploads.

Option #1: Add a File Upload Element to Your Form

This is the easiest way to collect file uploads from your form. All you have to do is drag and drop the element into the Form Builder.

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If you need to limit the allowed number of files:

  1. Click the File Upload element’s gear icon to open its properties.
  2. Go to the Multiple tab.
  3. Set Limit Number of Files to “On”.
  4. Input the number of allowed file uploads.
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To learn more about adjusting the max file size, check out our guide on Changing the File Upload Size Limit.

If you want to change the allowed file types, feel free to visit this other guide on How to Change the Allowed File Types in the File Upload Element.

Option #2: By Utilizing Widgets

You can add several widgets to your form that would allow users to upload files:

Each platform offers some added/unique features, so be sure to check them out and use the one that best fits your needs.

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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