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Mobile sign up random selection

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Mobile sign up random selection

I will be attending a trade show and using the mobile app on my tablet for sign ups and give-away's at the show. Each day @3:00, those who have signed up on the app are eligible to win. I need a way to randomly select a name from the entrants of that day. OF the several hundred people who sign up, how can I have the created contact list randomly select a name? Please advise.
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Re: Mobile sign up random selection

Hello @BruceM722,

 

Thank you for reaching out to the community!

 

The contact management system is only designed to collect contacts and place them into a list. There is not a build in functionality to automatically pick a contact for sweepstakes or drawings. My recommendation is to export the list of contacts and use a random number generator (should be a quick search on the internet) to choose a row number for the winner. This is likely the best and most random way to select a winner. 

 

I hope that this was helpful!

 

Please let us know if there is anything else we can do for you.

-Curtis P
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