Google Forms is an integral part of the Google editors' suite. Its use is to collect responses. It can work with or without Google Sheets.

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How to automatically refresh a filter view in Google Sheets when new data comes in via Google Forms?

I have a filter view in Google Sheets that does not refresh when new data comes in via Google Forms. To refresh the filter view, I can remove the filter and apply it again, or even just click "OK" in ...
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There is no “revision history” option in my Google Survey

I am using Chrome and I am the owner of a survey but I do not have the option of revision history when I click on "File". I really need to view an earlier version of my survey. What should I do?
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Retrieving user email address from Google Form survey results

I am a Google Apps user. Is there a mechanism or script which allows me to retrieve the respondents email address from a survey? I can see the timestamp but there is no respondents email field. ...
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Edit existing google sheet using google form

I have data in a google spreadsheet that I'd like to modify in forms. I'm working on a large scanning project and have a list of all file names and associated utility types in a google sheet. I'd ...
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Make Google Forms in plain text?

I'm looking for a way of creating Google Forms with some sort of plain text syntax and then uploading it to Drive. Are there any addons that might make that possible? If that's not something that ...
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How to post responses from Google forms to a specific sheet in a Google spreadsheet

I have a form, a Google form, and I'd like to post user's responses to a specific sheet in the Google spreadsheet. Is this possible?
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How do I record the value of GET parameters passed to a Google form in hidden inputs?

My question is basically the same as this one asked on StackOverflow, too old to migrate, but which seems to be a better fit here. This answer (more authoritatively, here) suggests a way to add a ...
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Narrow sample space down with Google Forms evaluation

I got the results from a survey I did with Google Forms. The survey results are stored in a Google Spreadsheet (150 rows). I really like the feature to get the results in diagrams automatically, but ...
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Google Script: setValue function on form submit

I have written the following code function myFunction(e){ var options={cc: 'x@abc.com'}; MailApp.sendEmail(e.values[2], "New SMS Blast request", "A new SMS blast request has been entered, the ...
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Items move unpredictably when I try to change the order of questions on a Google Form

When I drag and drop a question, other questions move in random order. Just as I get one question where I want it, three others move themselves. How can I prevent that from happening?
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Making specific questions appear only after particular answers on Google Forms via Formfuse

The answer to the question "Set up specific questions to appear only after particular answers on Google Forms", was very clear and helpful. I am using the Formfuse add-on to automate the creation ...
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Google Forms - Survey data storing

I am trying to capture and store data into a spreadsheet using google forms. Everything will be stored in google drive. How do I set up forms/ spreadsheet to input the data captured in the form into ...
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Auto-update a google form?

Is it possible to write code that automatically changes the questions on a Google Form? Would love to be able to automatically sync our signup form with a spreadsheet which lists the chapters around ...
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Google Form : Allow ONLY one response each day

I want to allow each user ONLY one response each day. i.e After login i submit the form, it shouldnt allow me second response today, which is possible easily, but it should be allow 2nd response ...
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Capture Created Date from form that allows for editing

I've looked through the previous posts and can only find information where it looks like the responder assumes that the form is completed in one go, so the TimeStamp column is the obvious answer to ...
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How do I use a time stamp from a Google Form in a Google finance function?

I have students enter a value in a form which determines which currency they want to buy. I want the Google Spreadsheet to look up and record the price when the form is submitted. Since I want to ...
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How to change Google Forms date format to MM/YY?

Is there any way to change the Drive Forms date format in the survey question to MM/YY? It currently only seems to allow dd/mm/yy? I'm not interested in the day and it will confuse my respondents.
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Trouble linking entries from two sheets for automatic update

How do I have text information from one column (Sheet 1, column C) automatically feed into Sheet 2 column A so that, when Sheet one is updated through the Google form it is linked to, the information ...
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Google Forms: Multiple Parties Editing a Single Response

I have a google form with 5 page breaks, each navigating to a different section of a customer's profile. I have created the necessary edit.urls, however, when section 2 is edited, it erases the ...
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Google Form responses to match OU membership

We have some forms that we send out Domain wide, and require the user to login with their Google credentials. I'd like to collect the responses and display OU membership of the user, so we can ...
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How can I get a unique ID when I submitted an answer in Google Form?

I am using Google Form for my customers to submit their opinion. I read this and this, but I have some questions which these two posts haven't mentioned. Is it possible for my customers to know their ...
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Using a Live Google Form inputs for calculations

Spreadsheet is not recording responses from form I am able to see from responses appear fleetingly before they vanish. They are however indicated in summary I have tried un-linking, re-linking, ...
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Who participated in my poll (Google Forms)

Is there a way to find out who voted on my Google Forms poll, given that I required login when created the poll? Also, on the flip side of the coin, is there a way to authorize only defined users to ...
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Google Form keeps changing Spreadsheet cell entry

I seem to be having a bit of a problem, I'm using Google Spreadsheet and have created a form that people would be able to fill in online. It sends that data to a sheet called 'Raw Entry Form', I then ...
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How to create a countries drop-down list question, without entering all countries manually?

I am creating a Google Form, and as the final question I want to ask the participants what country they come from. As it often comes up in polls, I am surprised that this country component is not ...
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Applying formula to lookup value in array of cells in Google Form Responses

I have a Google Form response sheet, part of which contains several columns (say B:G) that will only have a single value between them. The form asks respondents for their county of residence and then ...
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Email copy of filled-out Google Form including boilerplate

I have constructed a Google Form used to book a community hall, and the form includes some Terms and Conditions that the user is agreeing to. I've displayed the Ts&Cs using the description field ...
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Send to respondents a number between 1 and 10 using Google Forms?

My idea is to give to respondents by mail a number reference between 1 and 10. The idea works as follows: You have 10 boxes. When a response is submitted, automatically the form will send a email ...
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Can I dynamically populate a form field in Google forms?

I would like to pass a parameter into my form which automatically populates one of the fields with that value. How can I do this?
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Google Forms - Go to list of pages based on checklist

I'm making a survey that parents can fill out with their opinion on the teachers that teach their children. Is there a way to have a list of teachers on the first page, and based on which teachers ...
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Combine checkbox and paragraph in Google Forms

I am trying to create a new survey. The question will be directed to the patients about their current pharmacological therapy. I prepared a checkbox list of medications, but I can't add a textbox ...
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How to edit a particular sheet using Google Forms

I created a form that has list of items to be selected. I also created a spreadsheet that has a couple of sheets that correspond to the elements in the form. I wanted users to select a category and ...
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Google Forms: Accepts forms with a specific sum of numeric fields

I am building a voting lottery form for my friends. Each participant should guess the number of seats that every party will gain in the upcoming Israeli elections. Each party is a required field, ...
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Can I make a list option unselectable in Google Forms?

Similar to the HTML <option> attribute disable, I want to make a Google Forms list have some options that are visible but unelectable. Is this possible?
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How do I put the timestamp in the “check in” or “check out” column based on the user's response in the Google form?

I created a Google form that allows users to clock in/out. The form asks two questions, their pin number and whether they want to check in or out. When the user clicks on "check in" and submits, the ...
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How to have multiple users complete a single form in Google Forms

Using Google Forms, is there a way to have a user complete a section of a form, share the form and have another user complete another section of the same form, thereby keeping the combined inputs as a ...
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Restricting date selection

Is there a way to restrict the user of a Google Form from selecting today's date? I always want them to be able to select the next day but never the same day.
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Is there a way to prevent oversubscription using Google Forms

I am in a team of people organising an event. . So in the picture, for the first session, each person only attends one of the strands and not both. I would like to know if there is a way of ...
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Transferring a custom add-on to another Google form

I created an add-on for a Google Form: After saving it, I can see it in the add-on list: How can I use this add-on in another Google Form?
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How to add attachment option in Google Form?

I need to make a Google Doc Form, in which the users need to upload a Word file. Is it possible to do so using Google Docs form? If yes, then how?
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Read-Only Text Won't Display

How do I get the read-only text on my forms to display? It displays in my back office, and on my website, but not in the email notification that's sent out to my client and myself.
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What is the maximum of fields a Google form can contain?

I read on Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides size limits that spreadsheets have a maximum of columns per sheet. Shall I conclude that the maximum of fields a Google Form can contain is 255 (since one ...
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Allow multiple votes for the same option in Google Forms

I am trying to make a Google Form where users are allowed (or required) to cast two votes, and they are allowed to vote twice for the same option. Is that possible? I haven't been able to figure it ...
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Asking specific questions for three groups of people

Here's my dilemma. I'm trying to set up a google form for people RSVPing to my cousin's bar mitzvah. There are three events: the service, a dinner, and a party. But not everyone is invited to every ...
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How can I get my set values and formulas to populate to a row of values received from a Google Form?

When I receive submissions from a form I am trying to find a way to include my formulas and set values in the same row as the information submitted by form. My form is only collecting 14 values but my ...
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How can I give people view access to a Google Form so they can make a copy of it without editing the original?

My uncle works for a dog breeding company and asked me to create a survey for him with about 20 pages of questions. I finished the form using Google Forms and then he asked me to make a guide for ...
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Created a Google Form; can't find the Spreadsheet

Long ago, I created a survey that I sent out by email. The responses were recorded in a Google Spreadsheet by filling out a Google Form. I would like to use that data again, but I cannot find the ...
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Automatically capture browser of respondent in Google forms or Wufoo

Is it possible to capture the browser version of a form respondent in Google Forms or Wufoo? Perhaps this is possible in Google using the built-in script editor?
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Adding a script to Google Forms to identify incorrect phone numbers

I currently use Google Forms as a way for applicants to submit their forms. One of the fields that is required is for their contact information. In my country phone numbers have 11 digits. Is there a ...
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How can I get the response ID of the person opening the form in the onOpen function in Google Forms?

I am using the following code in hopes of getting the responseID for the user who is editing their previous response to a Google Form. The problem is that the ID appears to be related to the ...