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Questions tagged [google-forms]

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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Google sheets auto add calculations to rows from Google Forms

I have a sheet 'Form responses 1' that is autofilled from a form. I was told to carry out all calculations on a seperate sheet to avoid any issues. So in a seperate sheet I am pulling in the date, ...
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After sending Google Form, the “sent” message does not appear in Gmail 'sent' folder

I've been "send"ing Google Forms for a few years now and I can always see what I sent out (and to whom) in my "sent" Gmail folder. I've started working in a new organization and now when I send out ...
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Google Form send email based upon table values

I am a high school teacher trying to get better with forms. My question is about a field trip request form. I can get students to sign up and I know how to collect their emails. I am mostly an Excel ...
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Problem with code for getting the edit URL for a Google Form

I typed in the code as instructed, but I am getting this error about the var headers row. TypeError: Cannot call method "getRange" of null. (line 15, file "Code") The code reads: var headers = ...
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Use Google Forms to allow updating of old data and linking to correct record

I organise a small holiday programme which requires quite a bit of information about the children who attend (to ensure they are safe). This information splits into two types: Information that never ...
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Google Forms - Responses Chronological Order

Can my form's responses populate in chronological order upon submission somehow automatically? I just did a test response with my co-worker and her 'order' was placed at the bottom, which I now have ...
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Automatically generate diagram based on respondent's answers in Google Forms [closed]

I have a questionnaire in Google Forms, where respondent answers some questions about his physical shape. All answers are taken in numbers. My goal is to interactively generate a visualization ...
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Google Forms to spreadsheet edit responses and new responses on the top

I've created a Google form and I want to be able to drag the rows into categories below it, but I want the new responses to always show up at the top. Instead, it follows the previous row. For ...
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Need to trigger form submit when data is already populated in Google Sheet from another source

We have tried many thing to do a job basically we have a Google Sheet to collect information from Google Form once the form is submitted the data get inserted into the sheet and document studio start ...
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How to calculate hours per date

I am trying to use A Google Sheet generated by Google Forms to track total attendance time in lab for a robotics team. I have created a form with the following questions: Checking in or Checking out ...
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Can a Google form be locked temporarily for maintenance?

Can people be presented with a "form is down for maintenance" message just temporarily until the form is ready again?
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How to I calculate ranking poll in Google Forms

So, I'm a part of a Facebook group that is interested in sports and we would like to create our own NCAA Football Top 25 poll. Thus, I used Google Forms to create a poll where the questions are the ...
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Create a custom PDF for All Google Form Responses

I need to create a pdf so that all the responses got in google form should be present in that pdf. What I did I clicked on response tab of google-form then clicked on print all responses which ...
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Link Google Form responses To Already Existing Google Spreadsheet Tab

I have a Google Form. I had all of my Google Form responses linked to a specific tab in my Google Spreadsheet. Somehow my form responses were unlinked from my tab. When I go to re-link my form ...
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Scanning a column and partitioning information to other sheets in Google Sheets

I am a membership manager in an international organization and I was hoping to get some help optimizing our members' contact list. There are three kinds of members, NCs, LCs, and IMs. I have a ...
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How a Google Apps Script project can handle many triggers like OnFormSubmit for many forms?

I work on a project that uses Google Apps Script to handle some workflow so instead of typing a script for every form created in the future, I want to write one script that can handle many triggers ...
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Google Form where answers are filtered then moved to a new sheet for editing while staying dynamic

I have made a Form for a school district for several schools to fill out for student information. That form is then filtered out for each school. I can't give access to the whole workbook because of ...
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Fetch Random String From Array For Each New Form Entry

!Sheet1 is populated with entries coming from a Google form !Sheet2 has an array of 12 employee names in array A2:A13 How can I automatically populate the cell on the right column of every new line ...
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How do I find out who created a Google Form

I opened a Google Form and can't find it on any of my Google accounts - perhaps a colleague created it. Students have responded, but I can't find the original to see the responses. Is there any ...
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One Google Form Response into multiple rows

I'm having a problem, which I've seen resolved via a script. I have a Google Form that accepts multiple checkbox responses in one submission. On my end, the responses come up on one row separated by ...
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Google Forms: Number Ranges Appear as Dates

I have a Google form intended to be filled out by teachers. One of the questions is about student ages. The choices are checkboxes with age ranges, so [ ] 0 - 5, [ ] 6 - 11 and so on. The two ...
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How to print a report for each row?

How do I print a report of a spreadsheet such that row n is all printed on a single page. That is, row 1 is on page 1, row 2 is on page 2, etc. The issue is that some columns have large amounts of ...
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How to undo/ go back to a previous version in a Google Form

I deleted a certain section on my Google Form which has resulted in the deletion of the entire form. Does any one know if there is a way to fix this? Undo button is not working nor is the back button. ...
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Searching dropdown list in Google Forms

Is there a way to search for items in a dropdown list in Google Forms? If you have a lot of items to choose from, can you start typing to either eliminate other choices or search for choices with the ...
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Please recommend a form like Google form to add calculations and if else logic when a user submits data [closed]

Say I want two values from the end user X and Y. I want to calculate values like XY and logic like if XY < something then one value otherwise another value.
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Fill out google form using an api

I have a private google form I need to fill out every day, so I would like to write a script to authenticate me using my google credentials, and then fill out some of the form programatically, is ...
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Google forms to google sheets

Can someone help with this. in a google form i have a question in the form of a checkboxes choose where multiple answers can be selected. In sheets it putting them all into 1 cell, is there a way ...
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Array Formula Auto-Calculation in Google Forms

I have a google form which is returning data into Column A and Column B and I need to perform calculations on that in Column C, D & E. I have been using Array Formula so that C & D auto-...
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How do I edit file responses on Google Forms after submission

On a Google form that allowed me to edit my responses after submission, there was a question that asked me to add a file. I did just that and turned it in. Now I want to replace that file. I can edit ...
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Google Forms - hybrid ranking/checklist question

I would like to create a ranking question, which only allows one selection per column. On the same row of each object being ranked, I would like the ability to add additional options that don't affect ...
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Dynamic calculation in Google Form

I am creating a "Trader Stall Application" form and want the cost of the Trade Space to be calculated when the user enters the "Frontage Metre" value (eg 10mtrs) multiplied against a static figure (eg ...
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How to send Google Form results to a particular SHEET (“tab”) of a spreadsheet

Is there a way to create a Form that submits to a particular TAB of a Google Sheet? Use Case WE are using this for meeting pre-checkin. There's standard form. I'd like the results for each ...
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Google Form onSubmit script runs before row insertion?

A Google Form is running a script to manipulate data in the responses sheet,however it looks like the script is running before the row insertion occurs. Basically what I am attempting to do on (Form) ...
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Linking multiple script created forms to 1 sheet in pre-existing spreadsheet

I work in manufacturing. I have created a Google form for our leadership safety audits which requires unique information (name(s), area being audited, and date) and also includes 25 multiple choice ...
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getEditResponseUrls - hyperlinks from second linked form not inserting

I am new to scripts, but I was able to find a one that uses getEditResponseUrls to insert the edit link from a form into a Google Sheet. I've now been asked to add a second sheet to my spreadsheet ...
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Adding multiple choice questions to sections of a Google Form via Script

I am working on a survey using Google Forms that I generated via a script. There are over 2000 questions that are all the same format but are broken up into different sections. So, for example, ...
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How do I resolve an invalid argument in this script to collect Google Form edit response urls?

I am trying to add script as per previous questions here and here. However I am not getting any links populated and I have an invalid argument. Please see error message and script below. What am I ...
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Remove duplicate items from array?

What would be the best way to remove duplicate items from cells in rows? For instance... Category 1 | Item 1 | Item 2 | Item 2 | Item 3 Category 2 | Item 3 | Item 1 | Item 2 | Item 3 ...
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How would I create a work bank of sorts for multiple questions?

So I have 4 questions with 45 answers each. This is used to collect data on encounters people have in a game. The encounters will have anywhere from 0 to 4 perks, with 45 perks to find. Any given ...
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How to link a Form to a specific existing Spreadsheet Sheet which has formulas in it

I have a budget spreadsheet in Google Spreadsheets. One sheet is used to record transactions. In addition to the actual transaction data I have several calculated fields to update budget account ...
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Auto-update specific cell in a spreadsheet depending on answer from a Google Form Response

My spreadsheet has two tabs Google Form responses Schedule of regular tasks The Google Form gathers data about a specific task and records the date of completion for that task. When a user has made ...
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Filter Google Chart responses

Is there a way to filter Google Form responses? I have successfully create a dynamic filter in the generated sheet, however some questions are too complex to manage with charts (multiple choices), ...
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Why I Cannot pre-fill email address?

When I try to get a pre-filled link from a Google Form, the email field has a note: "Cannot pre-fill email address". Why is it not allowed to pre-fill an email address? If I use a regular text ...
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Google Forms - App script won't iterate through all form fields

I have made a Google Form and onSubmit an app script will run iterating through all form questions and answers however some questions, when the corresponding answer is left empty, are not listed/...
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Google form: How to get response URL into google sheet on Summit [duplicate]

Anyone know how to get URL of response into google sheet automatically after Submit. For example, we only get all field in google form, can not have its URL. Unless manually copy after summit ...
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Persistent column formatting in Google Sheets [duplicate]

I have a Google Sheet with an input form. I click the top of a column to highlight the entire column and set format to Currency with two decimal places. This puts the dollar sign in front of all the ...
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How can I create a web Form which allows me to display each question on a single line? [duplicate]

I want to conduct a recognition task for Chinese characters online. People who fill out the task will have to read the Chinese character, and type out the pronunciation of the character in English ...
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How can I change Google Forms style to put multiple textboxes on the same line?

I want to conduct a recognition task for Chinese characters online. People who fill out the task will have to read the Chinese character, and type out the pronunciation of the character in English ...
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Can you upload a big email database to use as the sample for your Google Form survey?

I am trying to put together a survey in Google Forms. This is will be emailed to a sample of 3000 people. Is there an easy way to import this email data set as a CSV file and send the emails out to ...
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How to validate a date in Google Forms?

Google Forms include the possibility to perform some sort of validation on user input for checkboxes and text; the functionality is available very easily both via the UI and the API. Unfortunately, it ...