Restricting Survey Access by Password or IP Address

You can restrict access to your survey by password or IP address from the collector options.

Password

You can set a password on your survey to restrict access. When respondents click the survey link, they will be prompted to enter a password in order to access the survey.

To add a password to your survey:

  1. Go to the Collect Responses section of your survey.
  2. Click the name of the collector and access the collector options. You may need to click Show advanced options or Change Restrictions.
  3. Enter the desired password.
  4. Customize the password required message and the error message that appears when respondents enter an incorrect password.
  5. Don't forget to turn on or save your changes at the bottom.

NOTE: There is no way to create a unique password for each respondent.

IP Address

To restrict access to your survey based on the IP addresses of your respondents:

  1. Go to the Collect Responses section of your survey.
  2. Click the name of the collector and access the collector options. You may need to click Show advanced options or Change Restrictions.
  3. Click IP Access (or IP blocking).
  4. Choose either to allow only a specific list of IP address to take your survey or to block a specific list of IP addresses from taking your survey.
  5. Enter the IP addresses.
  6. Don't forget to turn on or save your changes at the bottom.
You can restrict access to your survey by password or IP address from the collector options.