I am having trouble letting my reader name their 2nd character


#1

Please help I have no clue how to fix it


#2

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#3

Did you code “first_name_input” as two different labels?


#4

nope


#5

Delete the label part and just use this code:

input What is your name? | What is your name? | Done (CODY)

nothing else


#6

You probably have another label that is the same. Change it to
label first_name_input2

input What’s Your First Name?|What’s Your First Name?|Done(CODY)

if (CODY is “”) {

NARR
He does need a name.

goto first_name_input2

} else {
continue
}


#7

I did it but it doesn’t show in preview where the narrator says “you do need a name” so im guessing it didnt work…?


#8

That part will only show up if the reader does not enter a name. Is it not showing up when that happens?


#9

You need to test it on the app, it’s not working on Web Preview


#10

OHHH REALLY? i’m so amazed right now… ahaha sorry its my first story

how do i check it on my phone? :grimacing:


#11

Open the app, click the 3 lines in the top right to open the side bar, click create, log in to your google account, and your story should be there.


#12

THANK YOU!! :heart::heart::heart::heart::heart::heart::heart::heart:


#13

thank you for the help!!! :slight_smile::heart:


#14

Anytime! :grin:


#15

update: IT WORKS!! hehe

but… how do i delete an unpublished story on episode?


#16

You can’t :frowning: but you can support this idea here:


#17

^^^ Pleaaaseeee support the idea by liking it we neeedd this :joy:


#18

damn that sucks :frowning: thanks again for all the help you two!!


#19

what code should i use so that the name that my reader typed in shows up? :—(


#20

Like that:
[CODY]