Add a unique id to subscriber on sign-up

Hi There,

I have a requirement to add a sequence number to a subscriber record when they sign up to the mailing list, does anyone know if I can create an 'autonumber' field in a list? When a user signs up to the list a unique id number is then assigned to this contact record.

This ID number will then be used to administer competitions, offers etc.

Regards,
Adam Sellers.

roshodgekiss roshodgekiss, 5 years ago

Hi Adam, welcome to the forums! If you (or someone you know) is handy with the Campaign Monitor API, you can create a subscribe form that autofills a 'sequence number' custom field when someone signs up. This will require a little scripting on your site, so can't be done automatically by us, I'm sorry to say.

Let us know if you have any questions about this, we're happy to help.


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