A type of list designed to collect information from users in the form of survey questions. Results can then be displayed in various formats, such as graphs and charts.

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Extending the OOB Survey for use as a Quiz

I created a survey, and made it function as a quiz by creating a workflow that "grades" the survey after it is taken. This workflow is basically a conditional for each question compairing their ...
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How to identify the question fields when fetching survey information from the Lists web service?

I am wanting to access survey information via the Lists web service and display the questions contained in the survey. The result contains a large number of Field nodes some of which are the ...
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Deleting SharePoint survey results on daily bases

I have created a survey where users can indicate which sandwich they want to eat for lunch. Now I want the results to be deleted on a daily bases. Is this possible? I can't seem to find any options to ...
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How to post and get responds from a survey via Sharepoint web services?

Does anyone knows how to accomplish the task stated in the title? I know we can create fancy surveys with Sharepoint, but my goal is somewhat different: I want to display one question on my main page ...
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SharePoint 2010 Survey Permissions Issue

I have created a simple survey with SharePoint Server 2010 with the intent of allowing all our domain users to access and complete it. I added some basic branching logic to this survey as well and ...
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How do I programmatically set up branching logic in SharePoint survey list?

I can programmatically create a survey list and add questions to it. How do I define branching?
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SharePoint Survey. Tally multiple checkbox responses

I have a question in a survey where a user may select as many options as they like, for example they might select Excel, Word and Powerpoint or just Word. When a user selects more than one choice it ...
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How do I validate a selected “choice” field in a survey?

We've got SP2010 foundation, and the other limitation is that we do not have access to SPD or any of the programmatic ways of accomplishing this. I'm looking for information about how to set this up ...
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How can we use multiple fields from an external list in a survey?

We are trying to build a survey, that uses data from an external list. It works fine for a single field. But what we would like to do is to bring about 10 fields back from the external system and ...
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Is it possible to define survey questions in different languages?

Is it possible to define SharePoint survey questions in different languages, such that a user can choose if he wants to take the survey in a specific language? One solution that we have considered is ...
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How to customize the “You are not allowed to respond again to this survey” SharePoint page?

When a user tries to respond more than once to a survey that does not allow more than one response, the user gets a SharePoint error page saying "You are not allowed to respond again to this survey". ...
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Friendly message when user tries to take the survey again

Survey is set to respond only once. However, is there way to show friendly message instead of following error? Server Error in '/' Application. You are not allowed to respond again to this survey. ...
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How to duplicate a question in a survey?

We have a survey that has 10 main questions. All of these questions are unique. After each question, we want to show last year's average answer to the same survey question. We're able to insert ...
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Is there a URL that will take the respondent directly to survey questions (no “respond to survey” button to click)

I was able to generate a URL in Sharepoint 2007 that took survey invitees directly to the survey questions (not the opportunity to click on a "respond to the survey" button). I cannot figure out how ...
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How to programmatically get questions from a Survey

The question is quite simple: how can I get the list of questions from a Survey?
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Can you show a Thank you message after completing a Survey?

Is it possible to add a Thank You page, after completing a survey in SharePoint?
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Attaching an Item to Survey List?

I was planning on giving user an option to upload files while answering a survey. Is it possible to attach an item to a survey list ? Thanks Joe
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How to authorise someone just for creating Surveys?

I have a simple intranet portal which we now want to gradually expand to make use of surveys, blogs etc. I want to authorise a small group of people to be able to create surveys but not to be able to ...
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Getting survey list settings (questions, possible answers) via REST

I need to custom render the survey on the client side so I need to be able to get it's settings via a REST (or web service) call. I tried calling Web/Lists(listguid)/Fields and I get all the fields ...
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How do you get the response counter back to zero in a SharePoint 2007 Survey

In a survey created in SP2007 the results counter says there are 8 responses. However, after going to the view all responses page and deleting everything I see the page say "there Are no responses." ...
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List Instance of Survey

So far I manage with the below sample to deploy a list instance of survey from VS2012, how ever I cannot seem to add the question in the Im getting always when deploying "Error occurred in ...
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Displaying a survey on a web part page

Is it possible to show a survey on a web part page? I have a survey called Do you like my site. I see there is a webpart created for my survey automatically. When I add it to the page I get the ...
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Adding text to Sharepoint 2010 surveys

I've created a survey in Sharepoint 2010 and I need to be able to add large blocks of text and diagrams above specific questions but there doesn't seem to be a way to do this. I've tried adding the ...
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Customizing a survey in Sharepoint

I need to customize the survey functionality provided by SharePoint to show/hide questions depending on what was the answer to the previous question. I know about branching logic but the problem is ...
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How to close (make unavailable) a Sharepoint Survey after a certain amount of responses.

We are using the SharePoint Survey functionality as a place to RSVP for an event. What I am trying to accomplish is any anytime someone tries to go to the RSVP page (the sp survey) after the event ...
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Branding the looks of a sharepoint 2010 survey

I came across the following article which was very good as a starter to branding surveys: SharePoint Kings. However I don't think that this is a very neat approach of how to brand a survey. Is there ...
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Survey adding text options for all values of a rating scale

When creating a survey you can create a rating scale. Be default you can set the following. Strongly Disagree Neither Agree nor Disagree Strongly Agree Is it possible to set the two options? ...
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How to change the 'Name' attribute of a list column?

The background is that I am trying to migrate surveys from 2007 to 2010 using web services (See my other post if you know of a better way to do this) I've got it pretty much working except for the ...
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Surveys: How to remove all entries?

We have created a survey and have been testing it by adding responses. Now we want to open it up to the 'public'. Note that my user has Full Access to the survey. How can I remove all of the test ...
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Delete all survey responses

Hopefully a simple question yet I can't seem to find a simple answer. In SharePoint 2010 Foundation, how can I delete ALL survey responses at once? I can delete one at a time, but with over 450 ...
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Survey knows wheather user already responded without author info. How is that possible?

Title says whole question... How is possible that survey knows wheather user already responded without author info?
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How to copy surveys from Sharepoint 2007 to 2010?

We are just preparing to roll out Sharepoint 2010. Is it possible to copy the handfull of surveys we have on SP 2007 to the new server? If so, how can I do it?
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Export Survey Results to Excel option not in Action Menu

I have a survey and all the needed results. I need to export the results to excel, though in the process of setting up the survey I changed or removed the Overview.aspx page/view. Now when I add a ...
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How do I delete a survey question that has a blank title?

A new survey question was accidently added which has a blank title. It appears in the list of questions but without a link to get into the editor. How to delete it?
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How do I add hyperlinks to my Sharepoint survey questions?

I have this Sharepoint survey question that I want to put a hyperlink into. When I just paste an URL in, it doesn't hyperlink it. Can I put HTML into column names (survey questions)?
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Can you remove specific graphs in a survey's graphical summary?

I have a survey, and it works okay, but the graphical summary is flat out dumb. Most of the questions are "rating" questions where you rate 1-5. That works fine, but there are also a few multiline ...
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Create/Manage Quiz in Sharepoint

In sharepoint 2010 platform i want to create / add Quiz (not survey) and save the results to a custom list. To give an example i want to create questions of types multiple choice / yes-no questions ...
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Survey response view with big horizontal scrolling in SharePoint 2010

Having this issue when I view a Survey Response - the question is pushing the column incredibly wide horizontally and then just a very thin column to contain the answers. Is there a way to have the ...
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Get survey questions via Rest API

I am able to get all the fields in a survey using the web api url : _api/Web/Lists(guid'cecxc8b4-bbvc-472c-ae3f-d648bd0bb025')/Fields How ever I am not able to distinguish questions from the ...
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Respond to survey button “Code Behind” Survey list

When any user clicks on "Responds to Survey" button/link I want to perform some operation using code behind but can't figure out how can I do it or which event handler can be used.
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branching logic for likert questions in survey list?

SP2010. I have a survey list with a bunch of likert questions. The typical stuff, "was the staff friendly?", "Is the place clean enough for you?". The default 1-5 likert choices are in use. What I ...
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How can I create a custom view for a survey list?

I have a survey, and need to be able to sort the responses based on one of the responses. For instance, Question 1 in the survey allows for a choice of A, B, or C. When I "view all results" in SP, I ...
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How to create custom views on survey lists

in SharePoint 2007 I want to create custom views on survey lists without usung sharepoint designer or sharepoint server. is it possible?
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Survey Section/Page heading

I have a survey spread onto numerous pages. I would like to add a heading at the start of each page of the survey. Is this possible? How would you go about doing this?
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Issue with the survey list settings?

Have created a feature(list provisioning) to update the "showuser" property of the survey list and stappled on the webapplication, it works perfectly fine and sets the list property when the survey ...
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what is the best way to send survey or poll once a year

I have a requirement to send an online survey/poll/feedback form to all the users in our intranet once a year. I have been advised that this might require creating an infopath form and completed forms ...
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Find the name of the Creator of a Survey in Sharepoint

I would like to find the creator/author of some surveys on our sharepoint teamsite. I have full control and can change/delete the surveys ect, but I cant find a way to see the author of the surveys - ...
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How can I let Contributors create a new list?

I am building a site where users have Contribute access. They are allowed to add, modify, remove items in any of the lists, but they are not allowed to change or remove the lists. However, they also ...
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sharepoint survey grouping

i created a survey with 20 questions but i also want to get some user info at first before starting to survey. Like your age : your department : then survey questions 1...next..20 by this way i want ...
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maximum answers on survey + unique rate

In SharePoint 2007 I need to create a survey with 10 question and to give each question a rate from 1 to 5. Is possible using no code to create this survey and allow users to respond only to maximum ...