Open-ended Text Question

How can I add an open-ended text question?

How to add an open-ended text question?

  • Click on Login » Surveys » Edit Survey
  • Click onadd questionbutton to add a question.
  • Select Standard Question Types, then go to the Text section and select Comment Box.
  • Enter in the question text.
  • Select the data type: Text, email address, or numeric text. The Text Rows option will show up if Text is selected in Data Type where you can choose to display a text box in a single row or multiple rows.
  • Select the Text Box Location (below or next to question text). Selecting “next to question text” will put the text box to the right of the question text.
  • Click Save Question.

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Where can I see reports/collected data?

  • Click on Login » Surveys » Reports » Open-Ended Text

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Please note that analysis for open ended text questions is not included in the Real-Time Summary Report. To view analysis on open-ended questions, you can view the Word Cloud report.

Can I limit the number of characters in a text question?

Yes, you can limit the number of characters by setting up a custom validation.