Working With Questions
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Before we explain the detailed options available for the different question types you should learn how to insert, modify, delete and move questions around.

Inserting Questions

Double click on a question or the diamond in the questions display area to bring up the question definition screen. If you prefer to use menus, you can bring up the questions definition screen from the Questionnaire | Edit... menu option.

Type your new question text, choose your question type and click Insert to insert the question. The question is always inserted above your original position in the question list.

With the question definition screen still on display, you can add more questions very quickly by entering the question prompt, selecting the question type and clicking the Insert button.

Modifying Questions

Double click on a question in the questions display area to bring up the question definition screen. If you prefer to use menus, you can bring up the questions definition screen from the Questionnaire | Question... menu option.

Change the question settings and click Modify to update the question.

With the question definition screen open, you can move around different questions in display area by single clicking the left mouse button. Once you find the question you want to change, change the details on the screen and click the Modify button.

Deleting Questions

To delete a question, simply select the question with the mouse and press the Delete key on your keyboard.

If you prefer to use menus you can delete questions from the Edit | Delete menu option.

Tip

To select consecutive questions, click the first item in the list, press and hold down SHIFT, and then click the last item.

To select multiple questions that are not consecutive, press and hold down CTRL, and then click each item.

Sometimes you may be prevented from deleting a question if it is the target of a jump from another question. You should first change question that has a jump to the question you are trying to delete.

Moving Questions

You can move questions by using Cut and Paste from the Edit menu option or the right click popup menu.

You can move questions between sections, and also between different survey designs.

Copying Questions

You can copy questions by selecting them with the mouse and using Copy and Paste from the Edit menu option or the right click popup menu.

You can copy questions between sections, and also between different survey designs.

Working with Several Items

To select consecutive questions, click the first item in the list, press and hold down SHIFT, and then click the last item.

To select multiple questions that are not consecutive, press and hold down CTRL, and then click each item.

Popup Menu

If you click the right mouse button in the question display area you will get a popup menu, shown below, that allows you to manipulate questions.

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