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How to remove the “Powered by Cognito Forms” link at bottom

I am a developer for Cognito Forms. To provide context to this question, you are asking is it possible to remove the link to Cognito Forms that appears below the form when you send out a link to the ...
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Making field calculate different answer depending on another field's input

Disclaimer: I am an engineer on the Cognito Forms team and former Pen & Paper nut Looks like it's time for an intelligence check! rattle rattle Got it! Checking my languages, it looks like I ...
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Is Cognito Forms free?

It is free or chargeable according to circumstances as outlined here: The free tier will support unlimited forms and fields but storage will be limited to 100 MB and form entries will be limited ...
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Cognito Forms: Why is the passport number format #,###

I am a developer for Cognito Forms. When you are building your form you can add any of the following types of fields: In this case you added a Number field to your form to capture the Passport ...
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Unique submission ID

I'm a developer with Cognito Forms. Yes, there is a unique id associated with every entry. To include this id in your Redirect Url, you would just add the name of the field, Id, inside square ...
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What measures does Cognito Forms take to ensure Privacy/ Security Level for Completed Forms/ User Data?

EDIT: Cognito Forms now supports full encryption of all entry data and uploaded files at rest. Furthermore, you can mark sensitive fields as protected to ensure they are not inadvertently transmitted ...
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Is there a way to 'close' a form for responses in Cognito?

I am a developer for Cognito Forms. Our forms do support "Availability Dates". As part of the forms settings, which can be accessed by clicking on the title of your form, there is an option to set ...
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API access to Cognito forms

Short answer is yes. Long answer: You can post form data as JSON to a webhook. You can set this up under submission settings. You can use our recently announced Zapier integration to connect ...
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How to set default values for address fields in Cognito Forms

I'm part of the support team here at Cognito Forms. In order to do this, your first step would be to mark your Address field as "International" within the Field Settings, then save. Next, you'll ...
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Is there a way to set up a mail form so the email address that is entered in the form is the reply to address

I am a developer for Cognito Forms. We will be including this feature in our December release. You will be able to set your email address so that all notification emails will be sent to you, you can ...
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Pre-fill field with query parameter

I am a developer for Cognito Forms. You can pre-fill select fields on your form by modifying the embed code that you place on your website. First off lets start with your normal embed code: <...
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<Enter> key triggers "Next" button in multiple pages form

I'm a developer at Cognito Forms. Unfortunately, there is a problem with our keyboard navigation logic for multi-page forms as it relates to multi line textbox. We are currently working hard on our ...
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Direct Debit Payments

I am a developer on Cognito Forms. Cognito Forms does use Stripe to process payments, so we fully support all of the card types (debit, credit, gift, etc..) supported by the Stripe processor. ...
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Logo size in email confirmation is huge

I'm a developer for Cognito. The best way to ensure your logo is the right size is to shrink it down in an image editor like Photoshop, Gimp, or Pixlr (a free web app: http://apps.pixlr.com/editor/). ...
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Conditional logic for submit button in Cognito Forms

I am a developer for Cognito Forms. Currently Range Validation (ie min and/or max values) is supported on Number, Date, and Currency fields. We have recently added support to support this same Range ...
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Using Stripe & Cognito Forms:

I am a developer at Cognito Forms. The $1 minimum is the minimum payment amount required by Cognito Forms. This minimum amount is set to ensure that the payment amount can cover Stripe’s fees of 2.9% ...
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How to prefill date field in Cognito Forms when embedding

Great question! Dates are tricky things on the web due to a lack of an official standard for formatting. However, Cognito Forms uses the defacto standard, ISO 8601, as the format for dates in the ...
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Limit number of entries for a Cognito Form

You can limit the total number of submitted entries in Cognito Forms by setting quantity limits on your form: Add a Calculation field to the bottom of your form Set Calculation to Registration Set ...
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Linked terms and conditions

I am a developer for Cognito Forms. Although we do not currently support this feature it is something that we are looking into for future releases. We do have a work around for this, using a Content ...
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Decrease available inventory item on Cognito Form, removing it when zero

You can limit selections in Cognito Forms by assigning quantity limits to your choice fields. Simply do the following: Select Limit Quantities under Choice Options Enter quantities for each choice, ...
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Allow for first and second choice multiple selection on Cognito Form

Use the Rating Scale option instead and edit the Custom option as needed to explain the choices: And it should look like this below where they are asked first, second or third choices, between ...
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How to prefill date fields via URL in Cognito Forms?

Prefilling your forms in Cognito Forms requires understanding the JSON format used when your entries are saved, posted to endpoints, etc. Fortunately, this format is pretty much what you would expect, ...
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Take a picture instead of uploading one in Cognito Forms

I am a developer with Cognito Forms. The file upload field supports taking pictures when used on mobile devices. When you click upload, you will have different options depending on the type of phone ...
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Ordering more than one of the same item

Here's how you can add a quantity box: Select Assign Prices (but not Collect Payment) for the Choice field containing your items, and assign prices to each item. Add a Number field (Integer type) ...
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How to create form to select player among many teams?

In this case, the easiest thing to do is to simply add a Choice field with a list of teams, and then create a Choice field with each team's roster that appears when the corresponding team is selected ...
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Call a function once form loads

You can use MutationObserver to watch for DOM events and continuously look at Cognito.config.isReady to be TRUE. This will indicate that all DOM elements ("childList" types) of the Cognito form have ...
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Convert Alphanumeric field to uppercase

I'm a developer with Cognito Forms. Yes, you can set the default value of your Text field to a calculation that targets the Text field itself and converts it to uppercase. In the following example ...
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Saving blank form as PDF

I'm a developer with Cognito Forms. You can create a PDF of your Cognito Form in two different ways. The first would be to create a new entry on the Entries page, and before filling anything out ...
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Is there a way to add a Recaptcha field to a Cognito form?

I am a developer for Cognito Forms. Yes, your forms all have a smart Recaptcha built in. Most users will never see it, but bots will! If for some reason you have issues relating to bot spam, ...
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Can the information entered into a Cognito Form be automatically sent to an email address upon submission?

Yes Cognito Forms can send email notifications to one or more recipients letting them know that a form submission occurred with the option of also including the form values filled out as well. ...
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