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One form submit produces two updates to spreadsheet

I have an application in which a user submits a form, the data are logged in a spreadsheet, the form submit triggers a script that records the new data and deletes any previous form responses from ...
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Apply custom CSS styles to Google Forms

Google forms are presented for the user to embed in his/her website as an iframe, which means they can't be styled by the website's own CSS. How can a Google Form be inserted into a website with a ...
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How to change position of column form responding sheet after add form item

I can add an item to a Google form and to change its position in the form by Google apps script. The corresponding column in the responding sheet is always the last column. I can manually move that ...
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How to limit one response per email for Google Forms

I am creating a survey in Google Forms and I'm going to that use inside our organization. I am going to send the form link to everybody inside organization using their internal email. The form will ...
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Combining data from two columns to one (in separate rows - not comma separated) and removing blank lines

I have a Google Sheet which receives information from a google form. I would like to collate some of this data in a separate sheet (within the same document). I would like the new sheet to combine ...
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Completing survey on Google Forms without a Google account

I have created a survey using Google Forms and need to send to University staff. How can I restrict to only one response per person without survey group having a Google account?
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Import only those cells from a spreedsheet that have certain conditional formatting

I have created a Google form which links to a spreadsheet. There is an option which asks for the person's name. For the answers in the sheet, I've created a conditional formatting which highlights the ...
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Separate Google Forms checkbox responses into individual rows

I would like to use Google Forms to record events that students participate in. How do you separate Google Form responses so that that data goes into individual rows to then use vlookup to find the ...
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How to save logic branching in lines, not in columns

Is there any way to save new information that comes from logic branching questions into new lines, instead of new columns? I'm trying to have something like this on my Answer Spreadsheet: Provider - ...
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“Select Users from organization” field with Google Forms?

So here is my scenerio, I have a Google form that allows users to send a co-worker a digital greeting card, but they have to manually enter the email address of the person they are sending it to. The ...
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Scroll up to the success message once the embedded Google form is submitted

How to scroll up to the success message once the embedded Google form is submitted, so that the user sees the message? I have a height of about 2000px and when it's done the submitted message is out ...
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How do Google Forms handle the “Other” field in Multiple choice/Checkboxes/Drop-down questions?

We use the "Other" option on our multiple choice questions but get inconsistent results recorded for the field on both the form "Responses" tab and the connected spreadsheet as well. There seems to ...
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How to create a question in Google Forms that allows two distinct answers?

I have a question like this (it's a DISC test, if this matters): 1. From the following list, which option is 100% you and which option is 0% you? a. tall b. fat c. happy d. unemployed How can I ...
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Importing responses into a Google Docs Form (spreadsheet)

I have some Google Docs Forms and I would like to import legacy survey data into the responses spreadsheet, so as to benefit from the data presentation features (having the combined data set) but I've ...
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Is it possible to show answer based on results in google forms

I want to make a troubleshooting tool where the customer could answer the questions and in the end get the suggestion on how the problem could be solved.the questions are dependent. So if you choose ...
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How to increase Google Forms content width?

I have a google form for which I have some grid questions, using long labels. This implies that some of the questions are shown with scroll bars I do not want. is there a way to configure my form to ...
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How do I create a multiple choice question in Google Forms based on spreadsheet data?

I am making a Google Form for evaluations. I will have a multiple choice question in there and the available options have to come from a list of items, say on a spreadsheet or a text document. I have ...
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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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Creating conditional sub-questions in Google Forms

I have an initial (round 1) question, which asks user to select options (checkboxes) that applies to him/her. There are total 5 checkbox options (#1, #2, #3, #4, #5). Out of the 5 options, let's ...
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Force Google login page to appear when accessing a Google Form?

I'm trying to create a Google Form that is locked to a specific Google Apps domain, however I'm running into the issue where if I send out the link to the form to my users and they are logged in to ...
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I created a copy (B) of a Google Spreadsheet (A). Now the Google Form that used to feed A is feeding B

Is there any way to change the settings of the Google Form so that it again feeds into the same worksheet of the same Google Spreadsheet (A) that it used to feed before I created the copy B? The only ...
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Google forms hierarchical multiple choice questions

Supposing I have 2 multiple-choice questions concerning: Country students are from: ..... (choices include USA, UK, China ....) States where they are from: then if they selected USA in the first ...
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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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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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Google Forms Flow not working as expected

I have a Google Form with 4 sections and it is setup like this: Section 1 - One multiple choice question Yes (Go to section 2) No (Go to section 3) Section 2 - A few questions After finished ...
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Auto entering functions in sheets managed by forms

I want to fill a single column of my sheet with a function, the sheet is being managed by forms. So, whenever a new entry is added it adds a new row and that row will not have the function that I ...
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How to delete a single answer in Google poll/survey

I started a survey with Google form. Everything is fine. But one Answer was accidentally given twice. As I understood, there are two locations of the answers. Internal, of the form and a copy of each ...
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Google docs forms confirmation email when someone signs up?

When you are using google docs forms so people can sign up to an event. Is it possible to make the form send out a confirmation email when someone registers?
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Script to create an edit response URL in Google Sheet sometimes fails

I have been using the "FormMule" addon to create "Form Edit URL" apart from mail merge. However, the triggers for the addon seemed to have stopped working. I found this post answered by Rubén: Show ...
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Show URL used to edit responses from a Google Form in a Google Spreadsheet by using a script

I'm trying to make the edit URL for a Google Form automatically populate in the response Google Sheet that it's attached to. I've seen this already and want to use it, but I'm having issues trying to ...
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Google form that shows calculated quantity

I need to create a Google form with following properties: It should automatically take today's date as input. For many inputs there is point associated with it. The total score is sum of all points. ...
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How do I publish this survey created in Google Docs?

I have a student who created a Form in Google Docs using their Google Apps for Education account. For some reason, we are unable to send this published form so that others can take the survey. Why ...
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Can you style Google Forms (from Google Apps)?

While Google makes themes available to style forms in Google Docs, there seems to be no provision for styling forms yourself. I have a two-column layout and want the form on the right. There are ...
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Filter out reponses to a Google Docs form by a failed “check” value in a multi-choice item

I want to lay traps in a Google Docs form to filter respondents. The form has some questions with answers in checkboxes like so: Question 1 ☐ Answer A ☐ Answer B Question 2 ☐ Answer A ...
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Running a Google survey through an online panel

I will be conducting a survey through an online third-party panel and need to upload my Google survey link but they require a unique ID tag for them to be able to identify unique responses. Do you ...
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Can I add two calculated fields to a Google Spreadsheet based on a Google Form?

I am new to Google Scripts and am hoping for some guidance on improving a manual process I complete in Google Sheets. To analyse the data I receive on a Google Form I run, I manually add-in (or copy ...
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How can I make a minimal, unstyled HTML form which works with Google Forms?

I want to embed a Google Form in my website, but make it unstyled, etc., so it looks neat and can be placed in widget form.
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How to automatically wrap text to new responses from a form in a Google Spreadsheet?

I had a working Google Spreadsheet where when new responses were filled in on the form, they would automatically get textwrapped on the Form Responses sheet. Now recently I had to remake this ...
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Automatically copy and paste cells that have just been updated to a list from forms

I have a spreadsheet that collects information from two different forms. Each form feeds a different sheet in the spreadsheet. There are 3 other sheets that the info from either of the first two forms ...
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How can I set a Google Forms survey to read-only?

I finished the collection of responses through a Google Form. Now I want to set the survey to read-only, i.e. allowing people to view the form but not submit any more responses.
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Trouble renaming a pdf file created in Apps script

I used Google Forms to make a 20-question quiz and added a page to the response spreadsheet that automatically grades the quiz immediately after it's submitted. I have this script in place to ...
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Google forms script to delete responses counter

I have tried and combined a few pieces of script to delete rows, but this does not reset the counter. Help resetting responses using script would be appreciated. My copy sheet function, and delete ...
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How can one auto create pre-filled URLs with registered addresses from a roster

We use google forms to send out tests to our students. We have a spreadsheet with rosters where we keep the info of the students (email, birthday, gender, guardian etc) for every class in our school. ...
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How can we NOT record, but on the fly disregard responses not matching an already existing roster

We use google forms to send out tests to our students and must find a solution for the (as per title) following situation: The scenario limitations: NOT all our students can have a google account. We ...
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Is there a way randomly distribute Google Form lead submissions

Is there a way to randomly distribute leads using Google Forms? A lead enters their information and it's logged in a Google Sheet. The goal is to randomly distribute the leads to other sheets, ...
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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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Google Sheet Cell Link to Google Form test score

I have a pre-made Google Sheet which has cells to be marked as "pass" or "fail" depending on the person's score. Is it possible to link a Form response to record a pass or fail mark depending on the ...
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How to connect different questions in forms to one column in the responses

I created a form to take the attendance of my students and created one page for each class and one main page that has all the grades that enables me to move to the other pages. The responses sheet has ...
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How to make subquestions in Google Forms?

I want to make form with different length dependent on some previous responses. For example: Q1: Do you like cats? Yes/No Q2 (Q1=Yes): Which kind of cat do you like most? Q2 (Q1=No): Why do you ...
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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 ...