Google Forms is an integral part of Google Spreadsheet. Its primary use is to collect user responses.

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Setting maximum number of sign-ups in Google Forms

We use Google Forms to manage a large school event in which each activity requires sign-up using a separate form. We have a maximum number of students per activity. How do we “close” the sign up once ...
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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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Creating a troubleshooting tree in Google Forms, but it can't embed images or links

I tried creating a troubleshooting tree in Google Forms but appear to be unable to embed either pictures or links. I wanted to create a tree wherein users get directed to different nodes with ...
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How to anchor all the cells on the page in Google Spreadsheet

To anchor cells in a Google spreadsheet so that you can drag the values/cells/formula, with one or more of the linked cells/values remaining constant you can follow these steps: ...
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Single Response Spreadsheet (with multiple sheets) from multiple forms

I have four surveys (google forms) from which I want responses to go to a single response spreadsheet (each on a different sheet). It appears in the form view that I can select to have the response ...
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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 save users' responses in Google Form survey as they continue from page to page?

I have a long form for users to answer survey questions with about 20 pages. It's long enough that users may want to stop and finish the survey later, or they may abandon the survey altogether half ...
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Google form to spreadsheet, create new column

I created a Google form and a spreadsheet associated that form. On the spreadsheet there are two columns by default. A is Timestamp and B is Untitled question. Now I want to create another column in C ...
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Google Spreadsheet Form Responses in to an already made sheet

I have a template form and matching spreadsheet that need to be copied multiple times. When I make copies of the two, the copies are not linked for the form responses to go to the newly copied ...
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Adding Multi-choice Questions faster in Google Forms

I need to create a Google form using Google Docs, for surveying purposes. Several of the questions I am incorporating in the form consist of multiple choices, which my colleague has listed down in an ...
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Google Form removing leading zeros in response spreadsheet

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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want a simple sum of check boxes

I created a form with three checkboxes for each question. Each group of check-boxes starts with the same repeating words (as in: Vata - xxxx, Pitta - xxxx, Kapha - xxxx). I want the total number for ...
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“other” response not collected in Google Forms

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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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

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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Script error trying to populate form drop down menu from spreadsheet

We are trying to link a list on a Google Spreadsheet to a drop down menu on a Google Form. The twist is that this Google Spreadsheet list will be continuously updated and needs to automatically ...
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How to see names for survey responses?

How can I show the name or email address for responses to form survey in the results spreadsheet? We want to see each other's responses but results sheets seem to be anonymous and only show time ...
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Google Form to Spreadsheet formula questions (index/match array and 24hr-12hr clock)

I need help with a Google Spreadsheet populated by a Google form. I cannot get the following formula to work correctly with my form submissions: =(ARRAYFORMULA(if(row(H:H)=1,"Language",(INDEX('INDEX ...
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Google Spreadsheets: add unique QR code field to a spreadsheet based on a form in google docs using Script Trigger

At the end of each row filled in, using a custom Google Form, I'm adding three more columns: Date of creation Unique ID QR code (it is a list of computers) Unique ID and QR code are unique. QR ...
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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 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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How to see who has already received a Google Form

I need to send a Google form again but do not want to send it to people who have already received it. Is there a way to see who I have already sent the survey to (including those who have not ...
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How to limit each user to fill a form just once?

Is there any quick way to ensure that each user filled the form just once? I've already seen this question: Limiting the amount of Google doc's forms that can be submitted . But it doesn't answer my ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Google Apps Script with forms to check if a doc url is 'shared'

Does anyone know "IF" it is possible to use Google Apps Script with a Google form to auto check "IF" a document URL pasted into the form is a "shared" document? I'm a teacher and I use Google forms ...
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How to build a decision suport app with Google forms or other Google Apps Script resource?

I want to create an app which helps newbie employers to take some decisions. So, using their answers to a form, the app asks new questions based on previous responses, something similar to a decision ...
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Publish last 5 entries from a Google Form

We currently create and html table to list our last 5 Webinars. This is done manually. We are adding external contractors into the mix and would like to give them the ability to enter basic webinar ...
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Google Docs Forms: Create Checklist Item with adjacent Textfield

Using Google Docs Forms, I'd like to create a checklist with a "quantity" and "comments" textfield adjacent to each checklist item. Is it possible to do this without writing a custom script?
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How to add fields to a Google Form visible only to specific users

Is it possible to add fields to a Google Form which are visible only to specific users (based on their email ID)? Or allow only users whose email IDs fall in a set to fill the fields?
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What is the better way to collect ordinal data for top three activities from a list

What might be the preferred way to post a list of 24 activities and then ask visitors to choose their 1st, 2nd & 3rd favorites? They were to provide a response: Why are you choosing this? What is ...
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How to share with others a poll results as a chart?

I've created a form on google drive, the form is public, anyone can see it and respond to it. I would like to also provide a link to the data gathered by the form, however I would like to provide the ...
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Filtering Form Feedback using Google Docs

Does anyone know how to filter respondent feedback into different sheets on the spreadsheet? For example, each sheet collects information for separate classes and I want the form information to be ...
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Can entries automatically populate different tabs depending on the value entered in Google Forms?

Currently, the values (number of hours) are autopopulating in one tab next to the user's name. How would I create a tab that autopopulates the user's info if he/she enters a number, say, between 20 ...
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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 to populate a text box in Google Forms

I would like to make the answer from a choose from a list to populate a text box in a Google Form. Any suggestion on how to accomplish this task?
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How to link two forms in Google Forms

Is there an option where I can link two forms? Example: I have a form running in production say "A", I am introducing new form say "B", in the new form "B" for a particular question the question type ...
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Google Forms: Add numeric values and use them for billing in paypal on form submission

I am using a google form to let people signup for a conference that lasts 3 days. A user has options to pay for a day, 2 days or the full conference. He/she has the option whether or not to pay for ...
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How create a Google Doc from a Google Form Input?

I would like to create a Google Form where the user input will do the following: fill in a Google Docs based on a template name the document according to the input place the document in a folder ...
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Getting error while using a Google Forms/Spreadsheets Auto-Increment Script

Similar to Kelly's problem here: Can I add an autoincrement field to a Google Spreadsheet based on a Google Form? I need to create a unique ID upon submission of a form which will be used as a case ...
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Delete a q​uestion in a Google Form

I want to delete a row in the Google Form, and it disappears well enough in the spreadsheet, but it is still in the presentation. I also want to modify the contents of the investigation, but it does ...
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Unique ID in Google Sheets to persist so it's not updated when row is updated via the form?

I'm using this: function onFormSubmit(e) { var sheet = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSheet(); var row = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSheet().getLastRow(); var bugCount = ...
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Populate Google Form field from spreadsheet to generate unique url

I have a customer satisfaction form that I am going to send out to multiple people. I'd like to link that survey to a unique incident number. Each person can fill out a survey multiple times for ...
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Continue formula on Form submission

I want the following formula to be continued on form submission: =ARRAYFORMULA(D2:D*E2:E+L2:L*M2:M+Q2:Q*R2:R) I came across =ARRAYFORMULA(FILTER(D2:D;D2:D<>""*1.2)) this formula works perfect ...
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Google Forms - Can I Show All Previous Responses?

I want to use a Google Form as a business brainstorming tool. Is there a way to have responses show up as a running list beneath the questions?
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Prefilled Google Forms with Google Spreadsheet Data

I'm looking for a way to 'pre-fill' a Google Form with specific data from a Google Spreadsheet. The form will have the same 'standard' questions for everyone, but the data in the first two question ...
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Is it possible to create a form in an HTML component in an edX unit that sends parameters to Google Spreadsheet

The edX platform doesn't have functionality to create poll style questions. I would like to create a form in an html component of a unit that saves the input from the form into a spreadsheet as a ...
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Trying your code

Is there a way to link a "Choose from a list" style question in a Google Form to a list of data (e.g. in a spreadsheet)? I am trying your coding on this page and I cant seem to get it to ...
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Email not correct Format

I am creating a flow for approval process in Google Forms. I am having a The code works as: The user fill the form The manager of user receive an email with a request for an approval The manager ...