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14 votes

How can someone answer my survey form or Google form without creating their own Google account?

In my case even after disabling 'Limit to 1 Response' I was not able to access the form publically and it was asking users to login. Later I found that I had chosen 'File Upload' from few questions in ...
prdeepkumawat's user avatar
11 votes
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Can Google Forms send emails automatically?

Please note: Under Settings --> Presentation one can set the Confirmation message that will only be shown on the browser screen upon submission. What you ask for is that: ... the Google Form ...
marikamitsos's user avatar
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8 votes

See Google Form results when not the owner

If the owner enabled the "Show a summary of responses" option, you can see the results' summary in https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/[form's ID]/viewanalytics. You can take the form's ID from the ...
LWC's user avatar
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6 votes
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How to create a question in Google Forms that allows two distinct answers?

It is possible. You should use the Multiple choice grid and turn "Require one response per row" on. Please have a look at the attached images. Editing the form: Viewing the form:
marikamitsos's user avatar
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6 votes

How to undo/ go back to a previous version in a Google Form

Short answer Google Forms doesn't include a feature to do this. Explanation In contrary as occurs with Google Documents, Sheets and Slides, Google Forms doesn't have the revision history feature. ...
Rubén - Volunteer Moderator -'s user avatar
5 votes

How can someone answer my survey form or Google form without creating their own Google account?

If your form includes File upload widget, this will trigger the sign in requirement as well, likely because it utilizes Google Drive (and thus requires a Google account).
bcope's user avatar
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5 votes

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

I have found a workaround that creates the same result, though it may take a little bit more time to set up. What I do is create a pivot table of the data that comes in from the Google Forms results,...
Roman Y. K's user avatar
5 votes
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How do Google Forms handle the "Other" field in Multiple choice/Checkboxes/Drop-down questions?

As far as "...I cannot see any way to make Forms insist that text is entered in the other text-box.". There is a way to make Forms insist that text is entered in the other text-box. Mark the question ...
marikamitsos's user avatar
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5 votes

Validate age (>18) Google Forms?

Yes it is possible. What you would need to do is this: Create a section right at the beginning having just one multiple choice question and make it required. Create a second section (right under ...
marikamitsos's user avatar
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4 votes

Importing data into a Google Forms response sheet

I used @Jean-Francois answer together with Mogsdad to achieve my task: to merge data coming from many identical forms into just one. I added a skip for empty answers, as my form had many non required ...
peppeprof's user avatar
4 votes

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

Try a Script that fires onFormSubmit. Get and then re-set the same criteria. var sheet = SpreadsheetApp.getActiveSheet(); var filter = sheet.getFilter(); if (filter) { var criteria = filter....
Peter's user avatar
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4 votes

Force Google login page to appear when accessing a Google Form?

Take your form's url and prepend it with: https://accounts.google.com/AccountChooser?continue= For example, if your form's url were: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/...
Robin A. Meade's user avatar
4 votes
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How to increase Google Forms content width?

I am afraid (as mentioned by @sandwich as well) there is no way to manipulate the width of the form. Fortunately there is a work-around. What you could do would be something similar to the example in ...
marikamitsos's user avatar
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4 votes

See Google Form results when not the owner

The owner, and any collaborators they have nominated, can choose to share the results with you.
MaryC.fromNZ's user avatar
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4 votes
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Google form anonymity in organization

When creating a form in an organisation, the creator has the option to select "Collect email address" which will automatically collect usernames. According to the help article for this ...
John C's user avatar
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4 votes
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Google Sheets - existing row formulas are being erased after Google Form submission

To start, you should never add anything, manually or via formula, to form intake sheets. It nearly always leads to problems. Leave the raw form data alone. That said, my first suggestion is that you ...
Erik Tyler's user avatar
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3 votes

How can someone answer my survey form or Google form without creating their own Google account?

The default settings on a form from Google Forms could vary depending on if you are using a consumer/free account or a G Suite / paid / education / not for profit account If the form creator is using ...
Rubén - Volunteer Moderator -'s user avatar
3 votes

Importing data into a Google Forms response sheet

2021 VERSION - This is a solution to copy a Google Form responses (answers) to another Google Form. By default, when you copy a Google Form, only the questions will be included. The responses tab will ...
Alexis's user avatar
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3 votes

How can someone answer my survey form or Google form without creating their own Google account?

For me following steps solved the same problem: In your created Google Form: Go to the icon at top left, the one with tree bullets then click add collaborators Who has access change to On - Public ...
Zulfikar Ahmed Maher's user avatar
3 votes

Completing survey on Google Forms without a Google account

You can't. With anonymous people filling in the survey there is no way to tell if they have done it more than once. You could have the users enter an email address into the form and then use Google ...
tyelford's user avatar
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3 votes
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Sending emails onSubmit using Google Apps Script Web Forms

You need to use the google.script.run.myServerFunctionName() client side API. You will need to use that anyway, in order to send the form data, unless you are using a HTTPS GET or POST request to ...
Alan Wells's user avatar
3 votes
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Does Google Forms have two versions: consumer (@gmail.com) and Google Apps for Work versions?

No, referring to the Forms Service in Google Apps Script, I see no indication that there are two APIs for forms. Reference: Forms Service
Folk's user avatar
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3 votes

Does Google Forms have two versions: consumer (@gmail.com) and Google Apps for Work versions?

Google Apps Scripts have only one Form service that works both for consumer accounts (with or without a gmail.com email address) and for Google Apps for Works and similar accounts. The difference is ...
Rubén - Volunteer Moderator -'s user avatar
3 votes
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Conditional branching in Google Forms (checkbox)

Short answer Google Forms doesn't have the workflow controls that you are looking for. Explanation Google Forms has a way to set the next question page to be shown, but this only works for dropdown ...
Rubén - Volunteer Moderator -'s user avatar
3 votes

Edited Google Form while users were responding - how to recover initial responses?

Assuming you didn't delete the responses that were already recorded you can absolutely recover them. Open the form Click the "Responses" tab Click the Vertical ... menu If you hadn't linked your ...
LoganGoesPlaces's user avatar

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