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How to Inject CSS Codes to Widgets

You know how to inject custom CSS codes to your form but did you know that Widgets have their own respective location for CSS code injection?You may be wondering - "Why not just consolidate all of them in the CSS tab of the FORM DESIGNER?" And you're...

Mastering Date and Time Calculation

Forms rely on the Date Picker field a lot - Whether you're:🔘 Assessing turnaround times of projects🔘 Dealing with registrations🔘 Handling reservationsThere will always come a time that you'd have to compute the difference betw...

How to hide Form title and Form progress bar in Card Forms

This is a feature that you would, most probably, look for when you decide to embed your form. You would like to hide Form title or Form progress bar,  or maybe both? Here is how to do that:1. While in the Form Builder, go to Settings - Form...

How to Add a Widget to Your Form

There have always been forms, then there have always been ways to make forms more advanced. The problem is that there was never really a way to mesh the two together very well.As a result, we've created the JotForm Widgets platform as a way to help l...

Conditionally Enable or Disable a Form Based on Time

There are occasions when you wanted to restrict access to your form on certain hours. Some use cases are when you:🔘 Cater registrations and you only want to accept entries during business hours.🔘 Offer promotions that are only available on cert...

How to Use the Spreadsheet to Form Widget

Are you hoping to populate your form fields from an external Excel Sheet? Perhaps you wanted to pull existing records and display them on your form? If so, your long wait is over. Meet the new Spreadsheet to Form Widget.The Spreadsheet to Form W...

How to Create Form Reports in JotForm

Whether you’re running a small business or a large organization, seeing your results in an easy to understand report is essential. JotForm not only gives you the ability to collect data from people, it also allows you to view it in a variety of way...

How to Add an E-Signature to Your Form

Back in 2013, we introduced E-Signature Widgets that you can add to your forms. If you're looking for a way to add a field that allows your respondents to sign the form right before submission, we offer a variety of widgets that you can choose from.h...

How to Verify an Email Address Before or After Form Submission

When dealing with forms, apps, websites, signup pages, etc., a common struggle of admins/owners are dummy email addresses. Yes - Many users fill out forms with random, non-existent email addresses. So, if you ever need a way to verify an email addres...

How to Perform Form Calculation Using a Widget

Wondering how you can calculate a total based on the option selected by the user from your form? Calculation is now possible with JotForm. There are two ways to do this - You can use Conditional Logic or you can use the Form Calculation Widget. ...

How to Download and Start using the JotForm Mobile App!

Using your forms and submission data while on your computer is great tool to have but why not take it a step further to supercharge that ability and take your data with you on the go!How do you do that you ask? It's no secret really, We have an ...

How to Add Custom Unique IDs to your Form Submissions?

If you need an ID like "ISBN-0015" on your records, now you can accomplish this with our "Unique ID" field. It's located under Widgets section in the toolbox to the left. Just drag & drop this tool to wherever you want on your form. It will not b...

How to Post Screenshots to Our Support Forum

When you post a question to our Support Forum, you get the replies via email. Most of the time, users reply straight from their email clients and attach files, documents, or screenshots to it. But, our Support Forum doesn't accept any of these email ...

How to create a Facebook Application for your Fit Forms Integration?

Our Facebook Integration or Fit Forms requires Facebook Application ID before you can collect Facebook Profile information. So if you don't know how to do it, please follow the steps below:Becoming a Facebook Developer:1. Assuming that you are logged...

How to Set Up the Configurable List Widget

OverviewThe Configurable List Widget requires a little more to set up, but its not hard at all. There are a few things we need to consider in order to understand how it works and get the widget up and running: 1. The Widget dynamically adds...

How to begin Viewing your Forms and Submission Data in the JotForm App

Logging into your JotForm Account through the App is one thing but it's another to start looking through the app trying to figure out how exactly it works and how to use it. Sometimes that alone can become a daunting task so we've created this g...

Quick Overview of Form Fields

JotForm has pretty much any type of Form Fields you might need. Take a look at the complete list below and get a brief description of each one of them.BASIC FORM ELEMENTSHEADER: A Header briefly explains what your form is about. Use the Subheader if ...

How to Set Unique Submissions on a Form

Sometimes you may want to prevent form respondents from making multiple submissions in a form and this is when the Unique Submission is most useful, and it has three options: No Check, Loose Check, and Strict C...

How to Create File Upload Forms

There are several ways to accept uploads on your forms each with its own ups and downs, this guide will show them all.Option #1: Add a File Upload Field to your formThis is the easiest way to allow your users to upload a file to your form, and i...

JotForm Mobile App Lets You View And Share Forms Quickly

Sometimes you might be on the go and you probably don't have your computer with you but with all things considering you most likely have your phone or tablet with you.In these cases if for some reason you run into that one person that you want to sho...

Chapter 4: Essential Software to Increase Donations for Your Nonprofit

Nonprofit organizations need to be organized in a number of ways in order to maximize donations. Fortunately, plenty of tools exist to help nonprofits do this — including software that can help you keep track of your donors, find out in...

What's New in JotForm 4.0?

JotForm 4.0 was built around the idea that making forms should be a breeze. The main goal is effortless form creation anytime, anywhere, and on any device with ease.You may have seen the improvements we had back when we launched V3 but the new sets o...

How to Setup a Payment Order Form with Limited Stocks

When setting up Payment Forms, there are occasions when you would want to offer products with limited stocks. Yes, we have a variety of widgets that allow you to achieve that, but linking those widgets with an actual Payment Field to process payments...

How to Hide Empty Fields on Email Alerts

Update: On the new email wizard, this option is already enabled by default so you don't need to do any further configuration in your form.However, if you wish to change that option, you can open it in the Advanced settings in your email wizard. Below...

Show or Hide Multiple Fields at Once Using the Section Collapse Field

In this tutorial, we will be learning how to hide or show multiple form fields based on a single conditional logic - using Section Collapse field/element. Before to proceed, we must get acquainted with Section Collapse field first. What is a...

How to Make the Configurable List Widget Mobile Responsive

The configurable list widget is a table based layout designed horizontally.  Tables don't do so well with responsive design. So, if you have a narrow width form or if you are viewing the form on mobile, the config list widget doesn't automa...

How to Upgrade My Account

***IMPORTANT NOTICE: Make sure you are logged into your JotForm Account before proceeding. Also, please note that All Subscription Plans are Automatically Recurring meaning they will re-bill you in the future on the Date of Purchase unless you c...

How to Hide Form Fields

This guide will help you enable the "Hide" option in your form fields. You can follow the steps below to get started.Step 1: Opening the Properties window.Each form field has their properties option. Select a field and click the gear icon at th...

How to Show or Hide Fields on Edit URL

Edit URL is basically used for updating specific submissions data without logging into JotForm account.There are some cases that you'd want to show or hide fields on edit URL mostly for administrative purposes like the following.- Add a status on the...

How to Find Field IDs and Names

Customizing the appearance of your fields using CSS is a common task in JotForm. Now, finding the field ID has been made easier. Allowing for smoother customization of every bit of your form. Instead of using Firebug or viewing the source code of the...

Hide or Show Multiple Fields at Once

In this guide, you will learn how to show or hide multiple form fields at once. This is a great tool if you want to show fields based on another field answer. This would tidy up your form and make fields visible only when needed. So, assuming that th...

Chapter 8: Why Nonprofit Branding Matters to Donors

Marketers frequently talk about branding, but what is it exactly? According to Seth Godin (an author, business executive and speaker who’s in the Direct Marketing Hall of Fame), a brand is “the set of expectations, memories, stories a...

How to Catch User's Browser Info

Having every bit of information on an end user  using the form is crucial in managing user expectations and providing better user's experienced.This guide will show how to get the most information out of your form users through the Browser being...

How to Setup Sub-Folders in Dropbox Using the Unique ID Widget

You have integrated your form with Dropbox. However, you want Dropbox files into unique custom folder names. The Unique ID Widget can be very useful when it comes to creating custom folders in Dropbox.If you want to configure your Dropbox integration...

How to assign a status to submissions

In this guide you will learn how to manage your user's submissions approval, you can mark submissions as Approved or Disapproved using Hidden Box tool. This is somewhat like an Admin Approval System. This is very us...

Calculate Values in the Input Table Through Condition

Calculation is one of the advanced features of JotForm. You can perform calculations either by using the FORM CALCULATION WIDGET or through the UPDATE / CALCULATE FIELD condition.In this guide, you'll learn how to perform calculation in the INPU...

How to Show or Hide Fields Base on User's Answer

Show / Hide a form field is part of our Conditional Logic feature. This option is useful if you want a field to appear or hide, only when a previous field is filled or an option is selected.Now, let's start with an example form. In the...

The Importance of Form Widths

What's so important about form widths?Imagine filling out a form that's too wide for your iPhone. It'd be frustrating, right? Well, think about your forms and your audience. Do you provide a positive user experience? Do you even know which devices yo...

How to Create a Grid Listing Report

Grid Listing is useful in several ways - A classic example is the ability to show the submissions on your web page right after a user hits the Submit button. In the generated grid list you can do the following:🔘 Rearrange the order of the columns ...

How to Remove Field Labels in a Form

Some users prefer not to display field labels to match the form styling on their site or they simply don't like to display field labels on a certain fields. This guide will help you how to remove field labels into the form.A. To Remove Entire Form La...

How to Strip Payment Labels and Separate Payment Info on Email Alerts

You can now strip the payment labels in email notification by adding payment suffix in the payment field tag. This way you can freely separate each payment info without its labels. This is useful if you're going to create a custom email message with ...

Where have the Power Tools gone?

You might probably ended up here if you were looking for any of the fields under our old Power Tools menu such as:  Free Text (HTML),  Hidden Box,  Unique ID, E-signature, Captcha, Image, Auto Complete, Filepicker.io (or InkF...