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Terri_Bose
6 - Interface Innovator
6 - Interface Innovator

How do you automate a form prefill? For example, I want the form to prefill automatically with the logged in user’s name as per the air table help example. Is there an integration tool for this?

thank you,
Terri

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Mac
8 - Airtable Astronomer
8 - Airtable Astronomer

Start here:

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Prefilling a form

When making an Airtable form, you can use prefill_ parameters in the URL of the form to prefill specific fields. Find the URL for the form you wish to prefill. Once you get the form URL, you can ...

Terri_Bose
6 - Interface Innovator
6 - Interface Innovator

Hi Mac, Thanks for responding. If I’m understanding correctly, it has do be done each time the form is going to be filled out?

Mac
8 - Airtable Astronomer
8 - Airtable Astronomer

Yes, but you can use the concatenate formula to autogenerate the prefilled form using the user name data and the form url. Makes it a bit easier.

Terri_Bose
6 - Interface Innovator
6 - Interface Innovator

Thanks Mac. Looking for a way to automate that.