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I am working with a SharePoint Server 2010 survey that contains some questions about allow fill-in responses. Is there a simple way to change the wording of these fill-in questions? Instead of "Specify your own value," I would like them to say something along the lines as "Other" (per project sponsor request).

I found this in regards to the WSS 3.0 and MOSS 2007 customization:

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en/sharepointcustomization/thread/d296a98e-c2b4-4c61-8bf4-627ba0754fb7

However, it seems to me that there should be an easier way to change the wording of this question without having to edit the default master page.

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This is one of those cases were I like to use jQuery to modify the rendered html without any impact to the MasterPage or centralized templates. It should only take a simple selector to identify the container, and swap out the "Other" content with the desired label.

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Is jQuery supported natively by SharePoint 2010 or do I have to integrate it? –  Psycho Bob Jun 1 '10 at 15:17
    
I'm not sure which specific script libraries and versions are available off hand. I typically manage my own library reference. If it isn't deployed to the farm you can always reference once of the online versions such as Google API. –  Mike Oryszak Jun 1 '10 at 17:40
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