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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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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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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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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Automatically creating sheets across different Google Spreadsheets

I have one spreadsheet that collects the Google form data that is submitted. I then created spreadsheets titled "A-D", "E-H", "I-L", and so on to create the alphabet. I would like students to use ...
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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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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 ...
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How can I create a timer in a survey in Google Forms?

I need to make a survey form where each page of the survey is timed. Once the timer runs out, the form should automatically advance to the next page. Is this possible using Google Forms?
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How to randomly choose from a list of questions or choose from a list of values in Google Forms

I need to do a transit survey and I've been researching how to do this with no luck. Your help would really be appreciated. I have questions where I give them a choice between 2 trains (A & B) ...
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How to add a text input field along with radio input button in Google Form?

I am creating a Google Doc Form for a company's internal survey. One question is like: 'Do you have a Dental School Program by Another company or organisation, if yes What?' How can I add a text input ...
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How do I add descriptions to Google Forms checklist items?

How can I add a description to each checkbox item in Google Forms?
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Appearance of Forms I never created in Google Drive

I have some Google Sheets file which I copy and change monthly. I never used Forms, but they are appearing all the time in the Drive and are related to this G.Sheets file as you can see on the ...
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How to use Google Forms for data entry in a lab, keeping track of which computer input each entry?

I wanted to use Google Forms for the following: People come into the lab, seated at 1 computer desk each. They do not sign in with any personal info. They enter addresses from a phone book (through ...
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Google Form removing leading zeros in response spreadsheet [duplicate]

I have a form that I'm using to collect responses on in Google Forms. One of the question includes a response that usually starts with a leading zero (like an account number). When the response is ...
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How to send an email with a link to an auto-populated form in MailChimp?

MailChimp always appends the "update subscription preferences" link at the bottom of an email, which links to a page that is auto-populated with the subscriber's name and email. Is there a way in ...
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How to get more than 1 question to populate the same field/column in the Spreadsheet?

I am looking for some way to get the submitted answers to 2 or more questions to populate in the same column in the response spreadsheet, but on the next row. e.g. When gathering data from ...
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How to move a question from one page to another in Google Forms?

I have two pages in a Google Form. I have created a question in Page 1, and now I want to cut and paste it out of Page 1 and put it into Page 2. However, using drag and drop doesn't seem to work. Is ...
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Simple sum of checkboxes

I created a form in Google Forms with three checkboxes for each question. Each group of checkboxes starts with the same repeating words (as in: Vata - xxxx, Pitta - xxxx, Kapha - xxxx). I want the ...
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How can I change the default text on the “Submit” button on a Google Form?

Can somebody please tell me how to change text on the Submit button in Google forms? Please note: I am referring here to the standard Google Forms, the one's that anyone can setup in Google Drive ...
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Can I fill specific cells in my spreadsheet when submitting a Google Form?

I have a Google Spreadsheet that contains a list of dates, and empty cells. For a variety of reasons, I'd like to be able to have people add fill out a Google Form where they select a date, and fill ...
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How can I sum a row in Google Spreadsheet so that the formula isn't overwritten when Google Forms adds a new row?

I'm using Google Forms to collect some data from students. Each time a new student submits a form, the data (4 columns worth) is added to a new row in a Google Spreadsheets, bumping anything ...
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“other” response not collected in Google Forms [duplicate]

I have created a survey using Google Forms many of which are multiple choice with an "other" option at the end and a small box for users to enter their own response. In the results spreadsheet it ...
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Google Spreadsheet changing cell references on its own

I have created a Google Form with an attached spreadsheet. Within that spreadsheet I have created several sheets to sort the answers to my liking. Sheet 2 is just an exact copy of all the original ...
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Google Forms Plugin - Change the Submit button text

I'm using Google Forms in conjunction with the WordPress Google Forms plugin to add various forms across different pages on my site. The forms are added using to following shortcode from the plugin: ...
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How can I get Google Sheets to treat my form-submitted strings as plain text and preserve leading zeros?

I have Google Forms where users enter information, some of which contains leading zeros (e.g. zip codes, ID numbers). However, when this data is saved to the Google Sheet, it doesn't treat it as ...
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How do I add a counter value into a cell once a row is added

I work for a small company that monitors all service calls in an old database. I recently moved this database into a Google Spreadsheet and a Google Form. Once a user submits a ticket, I would like ...
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Google Forms - Checkboxes - Edit Option

I've got a google form with a checkboxes question: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ngHnWZlyZQ3RirL7X4rHj8_x9gLa_CvVyPiyLkUmQls/viewform I edited an option (to clarify it), and now the number of ...
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Responses missing in Google Forms under the 'Checkbox - Other' question

I have a Google Form with a checkbox question and I can see from the responses summary that two respondents have ticked 'Other'. But, I can't see what they have typed, even in the responses ...
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How do you automatically align incoming form responses in Google Sheets?

I like to have each of my form responses aligned in the center of their cells. However when I submit any new information through Google Forms, they are always automatically aligned to the left, and so ...
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How to enable duplicating questions in Google form by the user who is filling it

I have a Google form with two parts. The first part is personal details (name, phone etc.). The second part is other information from the users. For my real needs, each part contains several ...
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Google FormsApp: Change item based on answer

Is it possible to change item, in my case - checkbox, based on user answer? For example, I have Date item, where user have to put his/her birthday, and then if user is born on 2001 or later, then add ...
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Transfer data from a form to a new spreadsheet

I have a simple form that inputs entries into a spreadsheet in Google Doc's. All I want to do is open a new sheet and import the data from the forms spreadsheet so I can manipulate it in my own way. ...
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Auto sort of Forms responses so that the most recent one is on top

We use Google Forms to collect guest surveys for our resort. New responses get added to the bottom of the response sheet. While we can manually sort the responses using the time-stamp feature, not ...
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Show user name on Google Apps Form

In Google Apps I can choose to "Automatically collect respondent's username". How do I display the username or First Name and/or Last Name on the subsequent form? I'd like the form to read something ...
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Make some responses in Google Forms private

I am creating a Google form as a questionnaire and would like to allow people to see some parts of the responses but not others. I am not a programmer, so not really into using scripts to sort them ...